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24 Nov
The Weeknd's Blinding Lights has been named the number one song of all-time on Billboard's music charts. Billboard revealed that The Weeknd's single Blinding Lights had spent 90 weeks in the top 100 chart since it ousted Chubby Checker's 1960s hit The Twist to clinch the spot. The instant synth-pop-classic debuted in November 2019, topped the weekly Billboard Hot…
24 Nov
Olivia Rodrigo has taken the front row at the 2022 Grammy Awards with nominations in all four of the main category.    The 18-year-old singer's Driver's License album has been nominated for best album, best new artist, record of the year and song of the year.  She faces competition from Billie Eilish and Lil Nas X in…
22 Nov
On Sunday, BTS, Doja Cat, Megan Thee Stallion made waves at the American Music Awards, taking away three awards each.  Hosted by Cardi B at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, the show opened with Silk Sonic duo Bruno Mars and Anderson . Paak, coming off the recent release of their collaboration album An Evening With Silk Sonic.…
22 Nov
Nigerian music producer Victor Chujor-Idowu, popularly known as Beats By Jayy, has died of COVID-19 complications. His death was confirmed in a statement from his family signed by Frank Chujor. The statement revealed that the musician and songwriter had died on Saturday, November 20, at age 28. "Victor Chujor-Idowu aka Beats By Jayy aka Big…
21 Nov
Iwunor Anselm Chibuzor, better known as Richplug, has stated his desire to work with Nigerian music superstars Wizkid and Burna Boy as he looks to chart his path to the top of the music world. Richplug recently a new single titled ‘Ogbe Cartel’. This latest piece of work by the Cyprus-based Nigerian musician and producer…
20 Nov
Ogbe Cartel, a new song by Iwunor Anselm Chibuzor, better known as Richplug, a Nigerian music star based in Cyprus, has been scorching the airwaves and garnering unprecedented praise from music fans all over the world. Richplug's wavy single arrived months after he collaborated with Eastside rapper JeriQ on a remix of his song ‘Olu.’…
20 Nov
Sometime around 2020, Tunde Ednut’s feed breezed something my way on Instagram. Within four seconds, I was already hooked. I struggled to understand it, at first; the deeper I listened, the more complex it felt. Behind that marriage of confusion and satiety was one young artiste somewhere in the crannies of Nigeria. Draped in casual…
20 Nov
WHEN his groovy bop dubbed, Importanter, took over the streets of Lagos, in 2018, all eyes started falling on Zamorra. For the music maverick born Adekunle Abdulateef, it was a season of fame, splendour and intrigue. Fast forward three years later, amid a myriad of singles and now a sophomore EP, and Zamorra is still the…
19 Nov
Musical twin brothers P-Square have reconciled, putting an end to their years-long bitter feud. The duo Peter and Paul Okoye split in 2017 after falling out over a family dispute. In a post on Instagram on Thursday, the two jointly celebrated their 40th birthday, publicly announcing to followers that they were back together. In 2015,…
19 Nov
Edo-state born Nigerian singer and songwriter; Wennybrown aka, “Audu Gideon Eromosele”, has released his first single of 2021 titled “Gbomo Gbomo.” The Lagos breed singer is releasing the single following a lengthy music-release break. The potential Amapiano infused viral anthem was produced by, “Ogkn’Steaks”, mixed and mastered by “Timi Jay”. Watch the video for Gbomo…
19 Nov
Grammy-award winning singer Adele has released her long-awaited fourth studio album 30 to positive reception on Friday. Her first album in six years, 30, is inspired by Adele's divorce from ex-husband Simon Konecki. The album out via Columbia features previously shared single Easy on Me, one of Adele's many collaborations with Greg Kurstin. The album also features contributions from Chris…
19 Nov
Afro-Jazz singer and songwriter, Nissi Ogulu, simply known as Nissi, releases a spanking new track titled "Hold". Nissi, who is Spaceship Records’ first signing and it's only female artiste yet, takes us yet again, to a happy place with her gift for storytelling and her uncanny ability to break musical boundaries. 'Hold' is a song that takes you back…

Guardian Life

58 mins ago
Seyi Shay’s new album titled “Big Girl” is nothing short of energetic. The album which is a metaphor for the growth that women have to pass through to become who they are is reflective of the artist. In this interview with Guardian Life, she talks about the album’s authenticity, her philanthropic activities, and her role…
2 hours ago
For a generation obsessed with showing minimal emotions in romantic relationships, you’d be surprised that majority of the population are infatuated with the idea of finding love and being somebody’s everything. The only problem is that most people aren’t witty enough to charm their way into the hearts of their love interests using words or…
1 day ago
The Nigerian-American artist Adetokunbo ‘Toks’ Adegbuyi has released his latest song. Translated from Yoruba as ‘talk to me,’ Adegbuyi’s “Bamisoro” is an exotic-sounding affair, with rich instrumentation which crosses between Wizkid’s Made in Lagos and the rappers he grew up listening to.
1 day ago
Within Nigeria’s crop of disc jockeys, Patrick Imohiosen is the gentlest one can ever meet. “Would you like something to drink,” he asked, calmly offering this reporter a seat. Across his tee shirt and baseball cap, the inscription ‘Greatness’ lay boldly.
2 days ago
Actor Alec Baldwin has revealed that his acting career might be over following the fatal shooting that led to the death of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins on the set of his film Rust. Baldwin made this revelation in an interview with George Stephanopoulos of ABC News, adding that he did not care.  In the interview, Baldwin…

Music

2 days ago
British girl band Little Mix has confirmed they'll be taking a break at the end of their upcoming tour to pursue solo projects after a decade long career.    The trio Leigh-Anne Pinnock, Perrie Edwards and Jade Thirlwall took to social media to announce their break in a heartfelt post.   A message on their official…
3 days ago
With global dancefloors being ignited by the scintillating log-drums of Amapiano, Nigerian-Canadian superstar, Tome, has joined the league of singers decorating their discographies with the groovy rhythm. With her new song dubbed, Wait, set to drop tomorrow, the ember soirees are set to be enchanted with more African rhythms. For Tome, who has had quite an interesting…
4 days ago
We had a sit down with up and fast rising star Luddy Dave who about to drop his debut EP on the 3rd of December is titled H.E.R (Her Ecstatic Royalty). We also chatted about his journey into the music industry and what to expect moving forward from him.  How did you come about the…
4 days ago
Nigerian singer and songwriter Razaq Olanrewaju Jimoh going by the stage name Aro-z has made his music debut with the single BMT (Big Money Talk). On the New single BMT, he talks about the luxury life and how money influences things. The Lagos-raised singer whose love for music started at a young age began honing…
4 days ago
Nigerian singer, Adekunle Gold, has announced that he will be dropping his new album next year. The ‘AG Baby’ hitmaker in an announcement posted on his official social media pages said the new album titled ‘Catch Me If You Can’ will be made available on February 4, 2022. This will be the fourth studio album…

Film

2 days ago
In anticipation of the final five episodes of Netflix's hit series Money Heist, here are five facts about the show you might not have given a second thought.  Money Heist tells the story of a group of criminals who try to pull off the biggest heist in recorded history, to print billions of euros in the Royal Mint…
3 days ago
Streaming giant Netflix will release the final five episodes of its Spanish hit series Money Heist on Friday. Created by Spain's private Antena 3 network, the thriller about a gang of thieves and their elaborate heists fast became Netflix's most-watched series not in English after the platform picked up the show in December 2017. The robber characters…
3 days ago
Christmas time in Nigeria is a joy to experience, with not to be missed festive events dotting everyone’s calendar. This year Netflix and Kunle Afolayan will give Nigerians even more to enjoy! Following the announcement of Netflix’s first Nigerian Christmas film – A Naija Christmas; produced and directed by Kunle Afolayan, the global streaming giant…
4 days ago
Get in on the Festive Cheer! December  is packed with titles that will have you enjoying the festivities with so much movie options to binge on, from  A Naija Christmas, the story of a mother's Christmas wish and the grand prize that comes with it which sets off a fierce competition between her sons, to…
30 Nov
Heirs of Italian fashion house Gucci have threatened to take legal action against Ridley Scott's new film House of Gucci for depicting members of the family as "hooligans." Ridley Scott's new film House of Gucci is already picking up Oscar buzz since its release last weekend. The film stars Lady Gaga as Patrizia Reggiani, who was convicted of having…