Nigerian music star, Innocent Idibia, popularly known as “2Face,” on Monday presented a cheque of N3.5million to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees(UNHCR).
Bethlehem fetes Palestinian Arab Idol singing hero
Yacoub Shaheen, the 23-year-old son of a Syriac Christian carpenter, on Saturday night won the pan-Arab singing competition, defeating a fellow Palestinian and a Yemeni in the finals filmed in Lebanon.
Beyonce pulls out of Coachella fest
Pop superstar Beyonce, who is pregnant with twins, has pulled out of her headlining spot at the Coachella music festival in southern California, event organizers announced on Thursday.
Harvard names Rihanna its humanitarian of the year
The 29-year-old singer from Barbados will be given the award in person on campus on February 28, the university announced.
Jay Z the first rapper named to Songwriters Hall of Fame
The 47-year-old Jay Z, who has sold more than 100 million records in his career since his debut "Reasonable Doubt" in 1996, is a 21-time Grammy winner -- and the husband of pop diva Beyonce.
Brit Awards to honour George Michael
The Brit Awards were to pay tribute to the late George Michael on Wednesday, in a ceremony also giving greater recognition to ethnic minority artists, following a backlash last year. Late rock legend David Bowie could also be in line for two posthumous accolades at the British music industry's annual awards, as he is up…
Chris Brown restrained from model after abuse account
Troubled singer Chris Brown has been ordered to stay away from an ex-girlfriend, model Karrueche Tran, after she said he punched her and threatened to kill her.
75-hour marathon praise set to go
The sixth edition of the Marathon Messiah’s Praise, the longest annual non-stop gospel musical event is set to place soon.
New Edition story premieres on BET Africa
No doubt, urban soul legends, New Edition, laid the foundation for how modern-day boy bands look, feel, and sound. Music groups such as Boyz II Men, N’SYNC, The Backstreet Boys, New Kids On The Block....
Rocker El Khatib frees style and explores identity
"Savage Times" heads in more adventurous musical directions, with El Khatib mostly staying true to his bluesy guitar rock but also dabbling in electronic effects, pop and, yes, hip-hop.