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The latest music news and gist from Nigerian entertainment

Reekado Banks debut album, Spotlight, is here! Finally, the Mavin crew have released the SPOTLIGHT album officially after holding a listening party at Hardrock Café, Victoria Island, Lagos. The show which was held last night featured a large number of fans and also stars alike. All the hard work on the...
2016 city people entertainment awards
Olamide, Falz, Phyno, and  Tiwa Savage lead the way in nominations in the 2016 City People Entertainment Awards. Olamide grabbed a whopping 7 nominations this year including Artist of the Year. Falz and Phyno follow up with 4 nominations a piece, and also nominated in the Artist of the...
bet awards 2016 winners
Full list of winners from the 2016 BET Awards. Beyonce, Drake were big winners at this year's BET Awards. Other big winners include Byson Tiller, Black Coffee and Samuel L Jackson who won the lifetime achievement award. Best Female R&B/Pop Artist Adele Andra Day Beyoncé - Winner K. Michelle Rihanna Best...
ojb jezreel
Veteran and popular music producer, OJB Jezreel who has been battling with kidney related disease is dead. According to multiple reports, the producer acclaimed for producing Tuface's African Queen, died in the early hours of June 14th, 2016 after his long battle with kidney disease. Back in 2013, the entertainment...
Chris Brown & Wizkid - African Bad Girl
We are still waiting for the tune to drop! Here is the second time out of the number of times we can count Chris Brown and Wizkid are giving us a live performance fill of their yet to be released Sarz produced monster hit "African Bad Girl". Here is a...
The 2016 billboard music awards just wrapped up and the big winner on the night is The Weeknd snapping up 8 awards. He's followed closely by Adele who won 5 awards. Other winners on the night include Rihanna, Justin Beiber & Fetty Wap. Check out the complete list of winners...
wizkid bet awards 2016
WizKid and Yemi Alade are getting the fruits of their labor over the past year as they've been nominated for the 2016 BET Awards. They are both nominated in the Best International Act: Africa category. Congrats @yemialadee on your nomination! #BETAwards16 👸 pic.twitter.com/vmhj1sKEtf — BET Africa (@BET_Africa) May 20, 2016 Congrats @wizkidayo...
I'm guessing a lot of you danced to Drake's One Dance and concurred that it is no doubt a hit song. Not just because the track was Drake's and he featured the right persons, but it was simply a fusion of hip-hop and reggae dance that had to make...
It's here people! The queen, Beyonce, has just dropped her album, Lemonade. The album Lemonade debuted exclusively on Tidal immediately after her HBO special of the same name on Saturday night. This will make it her 6th studio album. The 12 track album features Jack White, The Weeknd, Kendrick Lamar and...
Ciara is really enjoying her time in Lagos and maximizing all the fun out of it. After thrilling fans on stage at the LLAM concert, she's taken her talents to the streets of Lagos.  Ciara is joined by her dancers as the dance to popular Nigerian tunes Kukere, Duro and...
It won't be the first time it's happened in entertainment but it's looking increasingly likely that Peter and Paul Okoye collectively known as P-Square might be parting ways with their older brother, Jude Okoye. Jude for the longest time has been managing his younger brothers and many have credited their...
The Grammy Awards 2016 went down last night/early hours of today and we've got all the winners for you.  The award show features stellar performances from The Weeknd, Kendrick Lamar, Taylor Swift, Lady Gaga and more.  The big winner on the night was Kendrick Lamar who claimed 6 Grammy awards, and...
Man! 2016 is just not letting up with the shots firing, and beef cooking. It seems Kanye has owned it all in February with a lot of controversy leading up to the release of his album, TLOP. But it continues now that the album is released with his shots...
Davido has gotten to a pinnacle no other Nigerian artist has gotten to. Reports have it that he has signed a distribution deal with Sony BMG and from what we gather he just might be getting a million dollars in cash up front. We'll certainly get more details of...
It looks like Missy Elliot and her dancers are really feeling Nigerian music and dances. So much so that they're included in their routines. About a month ago, Missy Elliot debuted her single, WTF, and that saw her dancing Shoki. A few hours ago, she put out a video on...
Oh yes he did. Olamide might have just created the greatest moment in Nigerian award show history when he hopped on stage and ranted against Lil Kesh not winning the very coveted, Next Rated Artist award. The award went to Mavin Records star, Reekado Banks. The award comes with...