Editorials

Editorials

Articles centered about the Nigerian pop culture

10 Hottest Rappers In Nigeria For 2016
Who is Nigeria's hottest rapper in 2016?Have you made out your own list of who you think is the hottest rapper in the game this year?  Any body who makes it on our list has essentially garnered a decent amount of buzz, has a number of materials out there...
Kelly Hansome
While an artiste like 2Baba has enjoyed longevity and relevance in the Nigerian music industry with multiple hits, some other artistes are not made of the same caliber. We had seen many artistes pop up and fizzle out in no time. Interestingly, these artistes won our hearts with very...
headies 2015 next rated
It's over 10 months since the heated 'Next Rated' award controversy. As long as the year 2016 is put under review the Headies Awards fracas between Don Jazzy and Olamide will be the biggest altercation the music industry would have witnessed.Away from the altercation of January 1st, the "Next...
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Happy Birthday to Peter & Paul Okoye as thy celebrate their 34th birthday. Amazing right? With all the twins have accomplished in music, it's amazing to think that thy have not even clocked 35 yet.The twins have had an up and down year in 2016, but let's not forget...
So one of my music crushes decided it's time to make a "comeback". That is how it's said when you go under the radar, in military terms you say AWOL which means "Absent Without Official Leave". Like for real why would any Nigerian artiste want to go AWOL at the...
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...
chidinma
One of the biggest news in the music industry which has caused a lot of stir and ripples is Iyanya's decision to become a Mavin. The Nigerian entertainment blogosphere and media outlets carried the headline in varying forms. It took us by surprise. Different opinions ensued pro and anti....
headies next rated 2016
The annual prestigious Nigerian Music Awards the Headies 'Next Rated' category  not fit for Mayorkun, Tekno and Falz.The Headies Awards 2015 edition was outright born out of controversies. First, it had to be the rescheduling of the event which rightly ought to be held in 2015, to January 1st...
Only this morning 31•10•2016, the internet witnessed a sort of frenzy as Iyanya surprisingly joined forces with Don Jazzy’s Mavin Records and the Supreme Mavin Dynasty at large. Just like everyone else, I myself am flummoxed by the deal.As expected a lot of curiosity has been aroused as well...
Is it now Yemi Alade over Tiwa Savage??? 😕 Is Tiwa Savage still reigning as the queen 👑  of Nigerian pop??If you ask me; na who I go ask? The matter wey we see so, e tay wey e start No be me go talk am, e heavy for mouth If you...
nigeria underrated artists
There is no better way to spit this out, but some very talented Nigerian artistes have been blatantly underrated and it hurts. Again, it's may be a little difficult to place, the reason why their talents and hardwork doesn't meet with commensurate recognition and applause. From time to time...
nigerian hip-hop
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...
ice prince
The guy I am writing about Ice Prince pretty much needs no introduction. We all know him right? Why is someone acting like they don’t know him? Wait! Chill out; let me jolt your fickle memory. Oh, I get it, you’re losing your affection for him and you’re no...
davido gbagbe oshi video
Davido's ‘Gbagbe Oshi’ video is a break from the norm. After the assumptions of his gradual decline, Davido bounced back with a banger! ‘Well upon the time we come upon the arena/ you know sey we never test/ no baga could’ve take off the area,’ he croons. After all...
Korede Bello Do Like That
Once again welcome to October, last month September was pretty dull, the music industry was in a bit of a slumber. A few things are worthy of note during that month. First was the release of Reekado Banks much awaited debut album “Spotlight”. Unofficial reports of Wizkid signing a...
most iconic songs in nigeria
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...