Felabration 2017: Celebrating 20 years of Fela’s passing
The saying that a prophet is not honour in his hometown could be true of the legendary musician Afrobeat progenitor, social maverick, activist and pan-Africanist, Fela Anikulapo Kuti also known as Abami Eda....
Kabba Union pledges to promote, showcase Owe heritage
The Kabba Development Union (KDU) has announced the 2017 Kabba Day celebration, which will aim at enhancing collaboration of individuals and all Kabba-based organisations within and outside the country in mobilising resources for the development of Kabba.
Workshops, lectures, listening sessions and after parties on Red Bull’s bill
Following the successful sessions in various cities around the globe, including Tokyo, New York, Melbourne, Cape Town, Paris, São Paulo and Montréal, the first West Africa edition of the Red Bull Music Academy sessions held in Lagos.....
Ochai: ‘I’m inspired by PSquare, 2face and Flavour’
Determined to break barriers in the quest for success in his musical career, upcoming and talented singer, Ochai Miwon sees bright future and opportunity in everything and everyone.
Phyno: His music, style and rap flows
In 2012, Phyno started recording songs for his debut studio album, No Guts No Glory, which didn’t drop until early 2014. The album featured guest appearances from Omawumi, Olamide, Efa, P-Square, Timaya...
Laughter in Kubwa as Glo Laffta Fest train made a stop in the town
The show, which is currently on a 27-city tour, was a big bang, as six of Nigeria’s biggest stand-up comedians converged on the Public Service Institute of Nigeria, Dutsen-Alhaji, Kubwa, venue of the show.
Femi Kuti, 2Baba, 9ice, others for ‘City of Friends’ grand finale gig tomorrow
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Why I shunned Lagos and relocated to Jos - Jeremiah Gyang
Jeremiah Gyang, is one artiste, who got the bitter end of a Lagos record label contract to his soar away song that launched him to limelight and had to beat a hasty retreat from Lagos to his native Jos to refocus his music.
AFRIMA appoints new jurors
Tayorault, through his country, occupies the AFRIMA Jury slot for Western Africa. Similarly, Joett, a well-known songwriter and vocal coach in Tanzania will take up one of the Jury slots for Eastern Africa by replacing Uganda.