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The latest music news and gist from Nigerian entertainment

Last Friday 30th March 2012, God blessed newly-weds Samuel (Samklef) and Yvonne Oguachuba with a bouncing baby boy. The award-winning singer/producer was about mounting the stage to perform in Ibadan when he got the good news.The birth took place in Sobake Specialist Hospital in Egbeda, Lagos where Yvonne’s mom, Mrs Jane Iheduru rushed...
Emi Omo Baba Olowo. Now he can add his own to that big pot of money. The star of "Dami Duro" has been handpicked by MTN as the face of their new youth campaign, MTN Pulse.I'm not sure there has been a faster rise to fame in recent times....
Just as the rap competition rounded off in Enugu, Abuja followed suit at Tiffany Gardens with contestants trooping in from within and outskirts of Abuja to compete in the Abuja regional competition. To think that the Enugu competition was concluded, some contestants from Enugu, who did not meet up...
After several months of hard work and music, last weekend on Nigerian Idol was the semi final night. Following the tearful exit of Stephen Onochie, the two finalists Joe Blue and Mercy Chinwo sang for their lives on the Nigerian Idol stage. Joining Nigerian Idol’s dynamic judging trio as...
We're down to the wire now in the Nigerian Idols Contest.Check out pictures from the Etisalat sponsored Nigerian Idol eviction party for Stephen Onochie, now the 2nd runner-up of the competition.The party held at Piccolo Mondo last Friday night, March 30th and in attendance were key Etisalat staff including Director,...
BigBrother Africa 2011 famous winner and popular entertainment personality, Karen Igho brings it on as she pulls a gathering of BBA Amplified edition Housemates to Nigeria in what could best be described as the ‘Bhadest’ intercontinental celebrity and fans studded meet party of the decade themed; ‘KAREN IGHO AMPLIFIED!’....
We can get ready for another album for 2face Idibia as word is reaching us that he is set to release another studio album titled, Away & Beyond. It's not certain what the exact date will be but we hear that  the new album launch will be  at his Buckwyld...
It's officially official. Timi Dakolo had his church wedding over the weekend to his baby mama and long time girlfriend, Busola. As you can see via the wedding pics they are expecting their 2nd child.Congrats to them..
It’s been a long but interesting journey on the second season of the Etisalat-sponsored TV musical reality show, Nigerian Idol. Week after week, the show never fails to deliver amazing and thrilling performances from the contestants. This week, Nigerian Idol Season 2 presented Nigerians with its best show yet, as...
It's all smiles for Samklef & his wife Yvonne as they welcome their new born baby boy. The baby was delivered on March 30th, 2012.An estactic Samklef tweeted a few hours ago "Luv u baby, ma wife just gave birth 2 a beautiful, bouncing baby boy."The couple wedded in December last...
Ok maybe not. But in his upcoming movie Secrets of The Soul he is. According to the movie synopsis he is kidnapped by criminals sent by his mother (played by Ngozi Ezeonu) who tries to take control of the land and become the QueenInteresting publicity stunt nonetheless and I...
Nokia Don't Break the Beat, last week hosted close to 100 upcoming rappers at the delectable Nondon Int'l Hotel, Enugu. These rappers were put through several hours of battles in over 254 punch lines, from which 16 finalists were selected to compete at the Enugu final. The final produced...
Serious baller status o. Bracket together have copped 25 million naira worth of new cars. 2 Range Rovers and a Mercedes G-Class.Omo it no easy o. Vast & Smash will be riding the Range Rovers & their promoter will be cruising the G-Class. In other news Bracket is currently on a...
Star actress, Uche Jombo, working with Nollywood Uncut to bring us a talent hunt contest, Nollywood Star Search. The contest which is open to all Afro-Carribean nationals will pick a winner who will be featured in a lead role in an upcoming movie. The movie will be directed by...
Nigeria's hottest exports of the past year and some change are set to be featured on BET's showcase show, BET Spotlight. The half hour show will air on BET international on  friday, March 30th.Def one to check out. 

Timi Dakalo Weds

Timi Dakalo, the 2007 Idols West Africa winner, and bonafied RnB star has married his girlfriend and mother of his baby. The traditional marriage took place last week friday and was not a public display. Only close friends and family members were in attendance.Congrats to Timi & wife.