Editorials

Editorials

Articles centered about the Nigerian pop culture

Despite the daily increase in number and affordability to work with music persons in the African music industry, it's no surprise that upcoming artistes who have surfaced through music media have not been satisfactory to listeners and themselves. It's either they have poor quality products or couldn't find their...
Blood was everywhere, on my face, hands, cloths, the metallic taste of blood was in my mouth. When I looked up again, a small crowd had gathered. It was like the club emptied itself unto its interlocked driveway. Someone pushed the car door open, it was Funmi. She gasped and...
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WizKid turns 25 today, and in his short 25 years on this earth he's managed to have a huge musical career with 2 big albums, and countless hit singles that have kept the dance floors, and wedding parties going. With the way WizKid is going, he'll most likely go...
Dancehall sensation and Patois speaking artiste Burna Boy is one Nigerian celebrity we love to hate. Unfortunately, the singer who hails from Rivers state is hugely underrated. Even underrated feels like an understatement. Burna Boy is most often overlooked. Well for sometime now the social media space has gone berserk...
Tope Tedela, the fresh cinematic imagery of talent and humility is the New star cover for RB Magazine’s August/September Edition The Multiple Award winning actor talks about growing up years, challenges, relationship and recent numerous Awards and Nominations. The edition also feature Afrochic International Brand  ‘Yon Seno’ and Emmanuel Georgewill, the man...
Artiste/ Management relationship is like a marital one. I have seen music managers get seriously heartbroken after a severed business relationship with their artiste while some artistes are left feeling used and almost without anything. This is usually the case when there is no proper legal agreement or when...
Drama! We love it! That's the reason most of us are interested in the entertainment industry gossip, gist and the likes. We love to see drama happen under our eyes. It's what we pay for. Publicity? It's part of what drives the entertainment industry. You have to push product...
Here I was, seated on the passenger seat of my friend's car on our way to the NYSC secretariat silently praying and hoping that my monthly clearance will be less stressful. All the discs in the car refused to play so I tuned to a radio station so that...
Hip-Hop groups of yesterday years were some of the coolest things about the early stages of the culture. In recent years there haven't been as many influential hip-hop groups as before and many groups mainly consist of establish solo acts who come together for one or two major projects. Nigerian...
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Nigerian Hip-hop is mortally wounded and straight up on the path to extermination or irrelevance. One will not be far from the truth if your opinion is that the present economic situation of Nigeria has affected our  music. First of all, 2016 has been the year when all the hard work...
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Just like last year, 2015 has been a relatively dull year for hip-hop in Nigeria causing many to question whether hip-hop is dying in Nigeria, or if it was ever alive long enough to be considered seriously. Then again it could just be a redefinition of Nigerian hip-hop as...
Written by @Delemomodu Fellow Nigerians, please let me say categorically that I don’t subscribe to the sentiments of those who think APC is in trouble just because the party recently lost one of the States it controlled in its stronghold of South West. My thesis is very simple. The APC...
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Happy Nigerian Independence Day to everyone out there. Can you believe Nigeria as we know it is "technically" 56 years old? Even though politcally we've been through the grinder much more than we'd like as a country, creativity wise, we've probably been the best in the continent, and one...
So after that experience with the exam attack, I was like, Lai Lai. Me and Cult shall not be friends. I would mind my business and just give them chance abeg. Me I no want. I had some friends who I kinda knew had blended but I didn't judge. Just...
With Drake vs Meek Mill taking over the internet, and Drake's 2 diss tracks (Charged Up & Back 2 Back) being the talk of Hip-Hop. It's a good time to sit back and think of diss songs of the past, and what diss songs we've gotten in Nigeria. Here we've...
"Female Child Abuse" OMG! OMG!! OMG!!! He's taken my virginity? He took my dignity? I couldn't stop shedding tears after all these questions popped into my mind. I decided not to tell anyone as I have promised him and wished God didn't see what his son has done. Am I...