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3 Oct 2016
The music teacher listed King Sunny Ade, Ebenezer Obey, Victor Olaiya and a host of others, who had carved a niche for themselves in different Yoruba music genres all over the world.
30 Sep 2016
Grammy-Award winning pop singer Lady Gaga will play the halftime show at the 2017 Super Bowl, the musician and National Football League said.
27 Sep 2016
Adele's "25" has topped 10 million sales in the United States, her second album to cross the threshold as the English singer cements her status as the century's top-selling artist.
27 Sep 2016
Pop chart-toppers Beyonce and Justin Bieber on Tuesday led nominations for the MTV Europe Music Awards, with Danish newcomers Lukas Graham also among top contenders.
9 Sep 2016
Two of the most awaited hip-hop albums since last year came from Kendrick Lamar and Frank Ocean. On the final tracks, each album hit a familiar note -- the rappers invoked Tupac Shakur.
31 Aug 2016
Singer Chris Brown was arrested Tuesday in Los Angeles on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon, police said, following an hours-long standoff after a woman alleged he pointed a gun at her.
29 Aug 2016
Beyonce on Sunday dominated the MTV Video Music Awards as she won a near-record award haul and awed the audience with a fiery dance medley with an unstated political message.
14 Aug 2016
From August 15 to 19, Lagos will once again swing to the rhythm of African sounds, as the Association of Nigerian Musicologists (ANM) holds its 14th international conference titled ...
10 Aug 2016
Ed Sheeran has been hit with a copyright suit over his mega-hit "Thinking Out Loud," with a songwriter's heirs saying he stole from Marvin Gaye's classic "Let's Get It On."
10 Aug 2016
For music lovers, musicians and friends of Arigo Samba queen, Stella Monye, Saturday, July 31, was a day they would not forget in a hurry. On that day, Blue Sea Garden and Nite Club, Ogba, Lagos, wore a shade of old school in a purple celebration.
7 Aug 2016
The second edition held a couple of days ago at the Centre for Contemporary Arts (Yaba). Falana thrilled the audience with stories, her unique style and performed two new songs from her upcoming album.
31 Jul 2016
Although Afropop rendered in different styles has taken over Nigeria’s music scene and has gone global, the need to amplify indigenous music has been canvassed to promote the country’s culture.

Guardian Life

8 hours ago
Three things came to mind the first time I watched the first installment of Samo Agbero’s If An Agbero Had a Diary: deft use of the Yoruba Language and its street slang, the hilarious names given to the people who populate Samo’s fictitious garaji, and the uncanny portrayal of local motor park politics. The person…
12 hours ago
Fireboy DML has dropped the music video for his newly released single "Bandana." "Bandana" featuring Asake is off his recently released third studio album "Playboy." The TG Omori directed single paid homage to the scarf for which the single is named after. Both artistes wear. the scarves, Fireboy DML pairs his with a black leather…
12 hours ago
Academy Award-nominated director Wolfgang Petersen who rose to prominence for his German-language film “Das Boot” has passed away aged 81. Spokesperson for the Petersen family, Michelle Bega, told The Post that Petersen died of pancreatic cancer in the arms of his wife of nearly 50 years, Maria-Antoinette, on Friday at his home in Brentwood, Los Angeles.…
13 hours ago
Drake has broken the 55-year-old Billboard Hot 100 record for most top five hits formerly held by the music band The Beatles. The Canadian rapper achieved this fit with his new single "Staying Alive", featuring Dj Khaled, debuting at No. 5 on this week's Billboard Hot 100. Drake now has 30 top five singles on…
13 hours ago
Famed actress Viola Davis has joined the "Hunger Games" franchise as a villain in the show's prequel "The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes." The film's official Instagram account confirmed Davis' casting.   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by The Hunger Games (@thehungergames) Davis will play head game maker of the 10th…

Music

1 day ago
Steve Grimmett, the lead singer of GRIM REAPER, passed away at age 62. Mark Grimmett, Steve's brother, announced his death on social media, writing: "I don't really know where to start so I guess I will just come right out with it. I had to inform you all that he has passed away, as many…
1 day ago
MI Abaga has unveiled the tracklist for his forthcoming album "The Guy." The rapper shared the album's tracklist to his social media on Monday, 15th August 2022. The 12-track album includes features by both international and national artistes including NAS, lamide, Duncan Mighty, Phyno, Cavemen, Wande Coal, BNXN, and Temi Owo, Lord Vino, Ossi Grace, Chillz,…
2 days ago
The most popular new song this week is "Super Freaky Girl," the most recent single from Nicki Minaj. Fans of music chose the Queen of Rap's Rick James-sampling single as their favourite new song release of the previous week in a survey that was published on Billboard. Megan Thee Stallion's "Traumazine," Anitta and Maluma's "El…
Lizzo
2 days ago
The music video for Lizzo's song "2 B Loved (Am I Ready)" is coming out soon and it may continue where her "Truth Hurts" video left off. Lizzo uploaded a teaser short on Sunday (Aug. 14) that starts with the wedding scene from "Truth Hurts" and finishes with the singer speeding off like a runaway…
4 days ago
Born to lawyer parents, Falz, who has become infamous as one of Nigeria’s entertainers slash activists, has always chaperoned any pro-humanitarian movements since his early days as a singer, when he was barely 19.

Film

1 day ago
While Amber Heard gets a pornographic role offer, it has been twenty-five years since Johnny Depp directed a motion picture. For Modigliani, a biographical drama on Italian artist Amedeo Modigliani, the actor will make a comeback behind the camera. The film is being produced by Barry Navidi and Al Pacino. The film has the support…
Amber Heard
1 day ago
Even after their high-profile lawsuit ended earlier this summer, Amber Heard and Johnny Depp's names have continued to make headlines all year. Now, it seems like Zen Models is attempting to capitalise on the actress' increased notoriety by offering her a part in a pornographic film. According to the Australian publication Pop Topic, Heard received…
11 Aug
The popular Star Wars and Marvel streaming shows get all the attention, but since its launch, Disney Plus has slowly developed into a service replete with animated shorts like 'I Am Groot'. However, if you look a little closer, you can find some great content, such as some Mickey Mouse shorts in the vintage style,…
4 Aug
Nollywood actors Cynthia Okereke and Clemson Cornel have reportedly been released by their kidnappers. The release of both actors was confirmed by the Actors Guild of Nigeria in a statement on its official Instagram page on Wednesday, August 3, 2022. The statement also noted that both actors were unharmed. The statement read, “This is to…
3 Aug
Netflix today presented a preview of what will be its programming for the end of 2022 and the beginning of 2023.