Editorials

Editorials

Articles centered about the Nigerian music pop culture & trends

Chike-Ezekpeazu Osebuka, simply known by his stage name Chike is our Jaguda Artiste of the Month for February. The Computer Engineering graduate surprisingly stunned music lovers with his debut album 'Boo of the Booless'. For Chike, his first shot at stardom came on the heels of...
Angélique Kpasseloko Hinto Hounsinou Kandjo Manta Zogbin Kidjo, widely known by her stage name Angélique Kidjo is our Jaguda Artiste of the Month for January. This week on January 26, the Beninese singer and actor picked up her fourth Grammy award at the 62nd Grammys 2020. 
On Sunday, January 26, 2020, legendary Beninese singer Angelique Kidjo won the Grammy Award in the ‘Best World Music Category’ for her 2019 album, ‘Celia’ ahead of Nigeria’s Burna Boy  and three other nominees, Altin Gün , Bokanté & Metropole Orkest Conducted By Jules Buckley , and Nathalie Joachim With Spektral Quartet . This...
The first month of the new year 2020 is almost finished and the music business is yet to get into full gear. While we await more music from our beloved artistes, there are some albums we're hoping to have this year. As it is,...
Since the dawn of the past decade, the Nigerian music industry has witnessed year after year rookie music stars blow up into established acts. The list of such acts is quite inexhaustible, however, some of the biggest breakthrough music stars have been, Wande Coal,...
A new decade begins and yet another opportunity for greatness and excellence in Afrobeats presents itself. 2020 is a pivotal year because it has the capacity to detect how the rest of the decade would look like for the Afrobeats movement.As the...
Nigerian rapper cum singer Azeez Fashola widely known by the stage name Naira Marley is our Jaguda Artiste of the Month for December. Naira Marley looks like the most unlikely person, but here is he, our featured artiste.The year 2019 may have...
One of the most important end-of-year lists would be the ranking of the hottest Nigerian artistes. These music acts are the ones who have had a dominant presence during the year. They have also been responsible for some of the biggest songs we enjoyed during the outgoing...
The 365 days in 2019 are about to clock out in a few hours, putting the year in perspective, Jaguda picks out some of the hottest songs that totally rocked.In fact, there were lots of fantastic songs out during the year 2019 but...
It was another good year of music and even better was the release of albums and EPs. Extended Plays became the go-to channel for artistes who were undecided about dropping full albums or a string of singles.Over 30 albums and EPs were...
The outgoing year 2019 has been filled with some moments we can't forget in a hurry. In this post, we hope to highlight some of the best highlights and moments from this year.Some of those moments would be Davido's viral freestyle, Naira Marley...
The year 2019 has been massive for Nigerian music, new doors were opened, new grounds were covered as the music from Nigeria continued its global dominance. At the core of the music industry / business is music itself. As always, enormous amounts of it...
David Adedeji Adeleke also known as Davido (OBO) is our Jaguda Artiste of the Month. The Nigerian music export has been crown our featured artiste for the month of November.It has been a long time coming for Davido in the music business...
Local man was sitting idly fidgeting his phone at a lounge late in the evening awaiting a friend, when the speakers in play suddenly booms, "Marlians, Marlians, Marlians, Marlians, Marlians, Marlians, MarliansGbese, gbese, gbese, gbese, gbese, gbese… ". A familiar smile played across...
Omoniyi Temidayo Raphael widely known by his stage name Zlatan Ibile is our Jaguda Artiste of the Month. The raving music star is adjudged worthy to be our featured artiste for the month of October. Zlatan Ibile has always known that music was his...
Hip hop & rap music in Nigeria is gaining mainstream media attention in the past weeks. Suddenly everyone wants to rap or lay claim to the rap throne. Although the conversation gets stronger around hip hop and rap gets more people engaged, it...

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