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24 Dec 2016
Status Quo guitarist Rick Parfitt died in a Spanish hospital on Saturday after suffering a severe infection, his family said. The veteran rocker was 68.
22 Dec 2016
Roscic, 52, is currently president of Sony Music's classical music division and has never run an opera house. He was born in Serbia and grew up in Austria.
22 Dec 2016
Grammy award-winning singer James Taylor has cancelled a concert in the Philippines next February in protest at alleged extrajudicial killings during President Rodrigo Duterte's brutal war on drugs.
20 Dec 2016
Legendary singer Nina Simone, art-rock pioneers The Velvet Underground and funk great Sly Stone will receive Grammy Lifetime Achievement Awards in 2017, the Recording Academy announced Monday.
18 Dec 2016
Sensational music A-listers, Flavour and Timaya led other acts to serenade members of the University of Benin community as the Globacom-sponsored concert ...
17 Dec 2016
Reznor, who last year promised new Nine Inch Nails music within 2016, made good on his word with days to go and said that the five-song EP, "Not the Actual Events," would come out December 23.
17 Dec 2016
It is the rare documentary that manages to inform, infuriate and entertain in equal measure. British-Nigerian filmmaker Remi Vaughan-Richards has made one such film.
17 Dec 2016
With the level of publicity and media hype that heralded King Sunny Ade’s 70th birthday concert dubbed Sunday on Sunday, it was obvious that fun loving Lagosians were in for an exciting moment.
16 Dec 2016
Soulja Boy, the rapper who started a viral dance craze while still a teenager with "Crank That," was arrested Thursday for illegally possessing a gun, police said.
12 Dec 2016
A vintage fender guitar owned by legendary Nigerian musician, King Sunny Adé, was on Sunday auctioned at N52.1 million in Lagos.
12 Dec 2016
Esma Redzepova, the prominent and versatile Roma singer dubbed the "Romany music queen", has died at the age of 73, hospital sources and her family said Sunday.
10 Dec 2016
Pop superstar Taylor Swift surprised fans Friday by releasing her first new music in two years -- an R&B-tinged duet with former One Direction member Zayn Malik.
 

Guardian Life

1 day ago
Omah Lay has showed off his latest purchase which just happens to be a new mansion. The singer's new purchase was unveiled by one of his associates who also revealed that he had spent half a billion Naira [500m) on the home. The handle @richiewokes shared photos of Omah Lay's new home. He captioned the…
1 day ago
Jenga, fish fillets and a delicious cocktail serving of the finest single malt scotch whisky…a good time with friends does not require much more than these and The Singleton Socials Abuja was simply all the proof that we needed. Speaking on The Singleton’s first ever outing in northern Nigeria, the brand team remarked, “We are…
1 day ago
It is not everytime you stumble on someone whose music knowledge spans different genres. Maye, a music producer and now, artiste, speaks to Guardian Life about what makes his debut single "Catch Cold" unique and the inspiration behind his music. 1)    When describing your music, one word that comes to mind is versatility. From Afrobeats…
1 day ago
Iconic singer, songwriter, performer and Afrofusion poster-boy, Burna Boy, releases another hard-hitting video for one of the most captivating singles from his sixth studio album "Love, Damini" — his instant hit street anthem, 'It's Plenty'. Directed by Troy Roscoe, these visuals are a chronicle of the Afrofusion pioneer's career highlights and a personal testimony to…
1 day ago
Ayra Starr, the Mavin princess, collaborated with Kelly Rowland to remix her track "Bloody Samaritan." From Ayra Starr's debut album, "19 & Dangerous," the first version, which was published in 2021, served as the first single. After Ghanaian-American novelist Larry Ossei-Mensah suggested that the two vocalists work together on the song in January, the duo…

Music

The Voice Season 22
1 day ago
The newest season of The Voice is quickly approaching, and it will feature a new judge as well as some adjustments to the established format. With the most recent adjustments, the show's plan is to operate as an event series every Fall rather than its customary Spring release. The show's overall premise is the same…
3 days ago
In less than three months since the release of his much anticipated sixth studio album, Love Damini, Burna Boy has once again blazed his way to a new record as he surpasses half a billion streams on Boomplay, the first artist to achieve this historic feat. The prominent music streaming and download service recently made…
3 days ago
According to the NFL, Rihanna will perform at the Super Bowl LVII halftime show. Confirming the news, the singer went ahead to post a photo of a football announcing the news on her social media accounts. Even though the message was not captioned, the message was gotten loud and clear. An image revealed the singer's…
24 Sep
Major Lazer and emerging South African superstars Major League DJz unveil a new collaborative track, “Koo Koo Fun,” featuring Nigerian icon Tiwa Savage and DJ Maphorisa—listen here. Much more music from Major Lazer and Major League DJz is imminent. Marking Major Lazer’s first new music since last year, the track pulls from Amapiano, a South…
24 Sep
When Hart Idawarifagha Ishmael was barely 7 years old, he saw his father shot in the waist by a policeman, while peacefully protesting against rampant oil spills in his native Niger Delta community...

Film

3 days ago
The much-anticipated crime-action blockbuster, Brotherhood, a movie based on two brothers (twin) being on opposite sides of the law – the police force and a notorious gang of robbers
3 days ago
As part of activities for the premiere of the much-anticipated crime-action blockbuster, Brotherhood, Africa’s leading experiential and activations company, Riquesa Africa, celebrated the best-dressed celebrities with N2 million.
23 Sep
In 2020, Ryan Grantham, a Canadian actor, shot and killed his mother. He was found guilty and given a life sentence. According to Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, Grantham, who admitted guilt to the second-degree murder of his mother Barbara Waite in March 2020, was given a life sentence with a 14-year parole ineligibility period. During her…
17 Sep
The premiere of the long-awaited action-packed flick, Road to Jabi, took place recently at the Silverbird Cinema, Abuja. The event had both old and young movie lovers in their numbers, smiling their way to the red carpet. Road to Jabi is the first of its kind, produced by OPTICS Production Company. According to the movie director, "This…
14 Sep
The recently released film "The Woman King" is a film built on the historical tale of the African kingdom of Dahomey in the 1800s. Its remains can be found in present-day Benin. The film chronicles the historical tale of a troop of all-female warriors known as the Agojie/Agoji; who possess abilities and ferocity unmatched by…