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The latest music news and gist from Nigerian entertainment

One of the funniest men in Nigeria is taking his talents to the booth and going in on the beat... at least that's what it's looking like. Basket Mouth plans on releasing a new single "Where You Dey" which features WizKid & Eldee. The single is set to be...
Another week has come and gone and another set of finalists have emerged from the ongoing Nigerian Idol reality show sponsored by Etisalat. This brings the total number of finalists for the next stage to six. The results were greeted with mixed emotions as many people in the audience...
The first 3 finalists of the Etisalat sponsored Nigerian Idols were unveiled after having enough votes from the public to jump into the finalists category.The first ten contestants from the top thirty of the Nigerian Idol reality show performed before the judges last week and the public was given the...
Well respected Nollywood actorRichard Mofe Damijo, popularly known as RMD had survived a ghastly motor accident in Warri, Delta State, this morning, but luckily he survived.Though the car accident looks very scary, RMD survived without any fatal injuries. He is currently receiving treatment and should be discharged soon.
Banky W has announced via his twitter page that he will suspend all work on his album, R&BW until things have settled in the country. In his words "I've suspended promoting/putting out new music until after things in 9ja settle down... Will drop singles and a video after things start...
US rap star Rick Ross abruptly canceled his performance at the annual Calabar festival which was scheduled for Dec 28th, 2011. Fellow Miami-based artist Sean Kingston has already performed at the festival on Dec 16th.His reps said it had to do with “unfulfilled contractual obligations” as opposed to speculations...
One of the hottest producers of the past year, Samklef, real name Samuel Oguachuba, yesterday had his traditional wedding/marriage with his girlfriend, Yvonne Iheduru.The wedding took place in Imo State, where his girlfriend (now wife) is from.It's still unknown when the white wedding will be but it should be...
EME star Skales yesterday was involved in a ghastly car accident that claimed the life of one of his friends. The rapper made it out alive but his friend, designer of iRep tee-shirts, Syntillate, died in the accident.From all indications, Skales is doing fine and he had this to...
 News came in yesterday that kelly handsome was involved in an accident in Imo state on christmas Eve. Thank God he Survived the accident with his crew. We wish him speedy recovery.
Traditional Nigerian singer Muma Gee got married yesterday to Nollywood actor Prince Eke in Port Harcourt and from all indications it was a wedding to remember.In today's world the best thing you can ask for is a hitch free wedding and from all indications, both the traditional and white...
We're not exactly sure what movie this is for but it seems Oge Okoye racked in some serious cash to go bald for a movie. Mercy Johnson did something similar earlier this year.Is this a trend? Tonto Dike next? Who knows? Check out the pics.
Introducing Mogul Music + AirTel/2face Hook CompetitionMogul Music is the latest of the record labels about to burst into the Nigerian Music Industry and they do so with grand style.In the industry of diverse musical sounds, Mogul Music aims to provide that cutting edge freshness by creating untapped and...
Monica is winner of MTN Project Fame 2011!It was to everyone’s delight that the 22 year old was announced winner of  2.5 million naira, a fully loaded Toyota RAV 4 jeep and a recording deal worth millions of naira.The competition which has kept viewers glued to their TV set for 10 weeks...
Akon has continued the trend that was started by Kanye West by signing some of the most talented bunch of artists on the Nigerian scene.Yesterday Akon officially signed on announced WizKid, 2face and Africa's dynamic duo p-Square to his Konvict Music label as Konvict Music representatives in Nigeria.The announcement took place at Jay...
It was to a cheering audience that the judges of Jay’s Search 2011 (Chairman of Punch Newspapers Wole Aboderin, EME boss Segun Demuren, Producer and Rapper eLDee and singer Segun Obe) announced So Fly winner of the second edition of Jay’s Search at Oriental Hotel Lekki on December 16,...
As final 6 thrill with Club bangers…There was a lot of activity in the MTN Project Fame West Africa competition last week as the final six contestants kept everyone wanting more after every show.The competition and anxiety in the academy has heightened. There would be no more elimination in the competition until...