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9 Oct
I feel really great seeing as the last project I put out was in 2019. I didn’t really release much music last year due to the pandemic.
9 Oct
Joining the line of avant-garde multimedia production studios in the country, AkwaAmaka Studios has opened in the Festac axis of Lagos, with a mission to harness underexploited local talents in the scene.
6 Oct
Emerging Nigerian singer and songwriter Sanuade Korede, better known by his stage name Kgold Rahp, is set release his latest project. The 21-year-old Afrobeats and trap singer revealed that he is working on a yet to be titled project. Kgold Rahp who has been honing his craft for the past three years was born in…
6 Oct
Lagos-based PR and communications firm, NABSolute Media, has announced the launch of a music marketing platform, SpinHeard, that will help bridge the barrier of access between music creators and curators. NABSolute, which has represented artists like Seyi Shay, Runtown, Reekado Banks, Skales; Grammy nominee, Somi; and Juno award winner, Töme, envisions the service as a…
2 Oct
If turning your frustrations into motivation was a person, it will be Akanbi Brett, a fast-rising Afro-fusion artiste professionally known as Superboy Cheque.
2 Oct
All roads lead to the Emerald Events Centre, in the bustling Uyo city of Akwa Ibom as the highly anticipated Catch Up Concert is set to shake the city on the 19th November, with exciting perfomances from the city’s finest artistes.
1 Oct
Burna Boy has released a new song, the introspective “Want It All,” featuring American rapper, Taurus Tremani Bartlett, known professionally as Polo G. Produced by  Smoke Ono and Sean Silverman, the song is accompanied with a photo-story visual directed by Adrian Yu and shot on location in Los Angeles, USA. On "Want It All," Burna Boy…
1 Oct
We truly live in a very exciting time for music and entertainment as musical collaborations have transcended traditional artiste and artiste pairings and new actors are getting in the mix in an unconventional but remarkable way. Ejoya is a music technology company that creates tools for musicians to distribute, market and monetize their content. But…
30 Sep
A-Q Nominated For Best African Rapper/Lyricist, Best Artist, Duo, or Group in African Hip Hop. The God's Engineering rapper was nominated in the Best African Rapper/Lyricist and Best Artist, Duo or Group in African Hip Hop categories. The latter nomination is for his single 'Breathe' featuring Chike. A-Q's latest album Golden was released in May…
27 Sep
R. Kelly on Monday was convicted of leading a decades-long sex crime ring, with a New York jury finding the superstar singer guilty on all nine charges, including the most serious of racketeering. After six weeks of disturbing testimony, the jury deliberated just nine hours before finding the incarcerated 54-year-old celebrity guilty of systematically recruiting…
25 Sep
Once in a while we all just want to go out on a road trip to let off steam from our daily routine. In situations where we are alone or with our loved ones music helps us feel good during our travels. For a superb road trip a good playlist that you can easily sing…
25 Sep
And for his latest trick, the talent-grooming showman, Don Jazzy, has unveiled his latest signee to the Mavin Record family, 23-year-old Alexander Adelabu, professionally known as Magixx. Emerging with a self-titled extended playlist (EP), the young Afro-fusion singer is one that flushes with an ace of spade, building a trademark with his soothing and inspiring…

Guardian Life

1 day ago
Glenfiddich, the World’s Most Awarded Single Malt Whisky, earlier this year unveiled Grande Couronne, the newest addition to its Grand Series. The maverick whisky brand continues to challenge conventions with the unexpected marriage of two luxury worlds. The bottle and packaging are adorned with ornamental gold filigree, whilst exquisite artwork reminiscent of great renaissance paintings…
1 day ago
If you ignore the poor audio quality of Gulder Ultimate Search: The Age of Craftsmanship, the latest instalment of the once most-watched reality show on Nigerian television, long before BBNaija established itself as a cultural staple, what viewers are treated to is a desperate, off-brand, wonky production, from a team that has lost touch with the…
1 day ago
It’s no secret that Ghana has been high on my bucket list for some time. My IG followers can attest to that, I’m sure. My constant coverage of this incredible country situated in the centre of the world has been consistent. But the question is, can you blame me? As an avid heritage tourist who…
1 day ago
Hair types vary almost as much as personalities. And for each hair type, there is a special cross to bear. Some hair types are harder to manage than others, especially dry, lacklustre hair. For many people, the solution to frizzy hair is to straighten every day, for lack of a better option. However, the heat…
1 day ago
Cross River is blessed with a rich heritage and delicacies. Otong is one of the favourites of the people of Cross River. Otong soup is garnished with lots of meats and fish and it helps support healthy immune function. Ingredients  Assorted meat Fresh Okra 1 tspn palm oil Stock fish Smoked fish Crayfish 1 bulb…

Music

2 days ago
Foremost continental award platform, All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA), has partnered with the English conglomerate, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), to boost the credibility and accuracy...
3 days ago
Not relenting on the chart-topping success of "Feeling," Ladipoe is back with a new song titled "Running" on which he features Fireboy DML. "Running" is Ladipoe's second single this year. The rapper revealed that it is also the first single off his forthcoming EP "Providence," set to drop next month. Fireboy, who delivered the chorus,…
4 days ago
Kelvyn Boy, widely known as Kelvyn Boy is an Afrobeatscrusader and a household name in the Ghanaian Afro-Pop /Highlife space. The young musician and songwriter gained waves of interest both home and away with his urban sound and distinct approach to his preferred genre. This sets him apart from his peers, with numerous awards, chart-topping…
16 Oct
When you blend silky vocals, soothing Afro-fusion melodies and stellar sound engineering, the record is likely to sound like ‘Follow You’, the just-released single from Nigeria’s acclaimed guitarist, Ifiok Effianga. On this record, Effianga, who is acclaimed as Fiokee, collaborates with Afro-RnB sensations, Gyakie and Chike, to create a mesmerizing love melody that is all…
16 Oct
During the long weeks of the Trophy Extra Special Band competition, many Nigerians witnessed the sonic mastery that the eclectic boy band dubbed, The BandHitz, dished out...

Film

3 days ago
Ghana Jollof is served! Ghana Jollof, the first Showmax Original comedy-drama in West Africa, is now streaming exclusively on Showmax. The show tells the story of two young Nigerians, Jasper (AMVCA winner Funnybone) and Romanus (AMAA nominee Akah Nnani), who move to Ghana to “jollof”. In the first episode, Jasper and Romanus meet at the…
3 days ago
In the backdrop of concerns on the outright ban and state-sponsored surveillance of digital platforms and telecommunications service providers in Africa, Paradigm Initiative’s short film, FOCUS tells a story of civil rights, liberty and justice in the digital ecosystem. Directed by Award-winning Creative Director and Nigerian Poet, Tolu Ajayi, Focus spotlights the fundamental challenges of…
3 days ago
With a cinematographer Halyna Hutchins killed and a movie director wounded after US actor Alec Baldwin fired a prop gun during filming, we look at other deadly movie accidents. 'The Captive' Gun related deaths go back to the dawn of cinema with extra Charles Chandler shot in the head in 1915 while filming the Cecil…
3 days ago
Streaming giant Netflix  has released the official trailer for the movie 'Red Notice' When Interpol issues Red Notice; the highest level warrant to hunt and capture the world's most wanted, the FBI's top profiler John Hartley (Dwayne Johnson) is on the case. His global pursuit finds him smack dab in the middle of a daring…
3 days ago
US actor Alec Baldwin fired a prop gun that killed a cinematographer and wounded the director on a film set in New Mexico, US law enforcement officers said Thursday. The incident happened on the set of "Rust" in the southwestern US state, where Baldwin is playing the lead in a 19th-century western. Halyna Hutchins and…