Official Naija Top 10 Countdown
This week’s episode of the of MTV Base Official Naija Top Ten countdown witnessed some reshuffling, as Buzzin`g street-hop artiste and Legbegbe crooner, Mr. Real, who hit the naija music scene in the last quarter of 2017 off the wave of the shaku-shaku, made appearance on the show.
HiLife Fest: Singers, dancers set to do battle in Onitsha
Onitsha, the commercial nerve centre of eastern Nigeria, is ready to for an exciting evening of beautiful traditional Igbo highlife music and cultural dance, HiLife Fest. Dubbed The Complete Experience, the show hits Onitsha tomorrow for the semi final stage of the talent hunt competition.
KSA, Showkey, Ayuba, Omawunmi for Make Music Lagos 2018, as concert goes live
All is set for music unlimited as Showgear, an entertainment promotion outfit, and its organizing partners have announced that Lagos will be joining the global celebration of music in the month of June for a third consecutive year under the umbrella of Make Music Lagos (MML).
Mr. Ibu, Duncan Mighty, Efe, others to ignite Lagos with Maconi Music Festival
Lagos will tomorrow come alive, as music and comedy take centre stage at this year’s Maconi Music Festival, an event conceived as an avenue to celebrate Nigerians and get all lovers of good music and comedy to experience a memorable night out.
Small Doctor, Jimboi for Nnenna & Friends at 10 tomorrow
As part of series of activities put together to celebrate its 10th anniversary as a brand with priority to provide positive child development through edutainment, and celebrate this year’s edition of the International Children Day, popular TV show, Nnenna & Friends, have enlisted I Dey Kill Mosquito crooner
Distructionboyz, Fally Ipupa, Steflon Don in head-to-head battle for 2018 BET Best International Act Award
The nominees’ list for the 2018 edition of the BET Awards has been announced and Universal Music Group (UMG) artistes are dominating the Best International Act category.Universal Music Africa has one nomination with South Africa’s DistructionBoyz, while Universal Music France has two nominations with Congolese ...
Ed Singer… Rising profile of a talented homeboy
In December 2012, when he left Nigeria for the United States, Edidiong Udoidiong otherwise known as Ed Singer, had the dream of pursuing a full career in music. And since he enrolled at the Columbia College, where he’s currently studying music, his dreams seems to be coming to life.
At 10, Lagos Int’l Jazz Festival remembers ‘uncle’ Hugh Masekela
As part of activities to celebrate this year’s International Jazz Day, as well as mark the 10th year anniversary of Nigeria’s premiere jazz event, the Lagos International Jazz Festival (LIJF), Inspiro Productions this year’s event to the late jazz icon Hugh Masekela, who recently passed. Described as the father of South African jazz, the master…
R Kelly team kicks against #Muterkelly campaign
R Kelly’s representatives have responded to a new campaign to ‘mute’ his music in response to the sexual abuse allegations against him. The Women of Colour (WOC) group in the Hollywood-based Time’s Up movement backed #MuteRKelly this week, which urges labels, businesses, streaming services and music venues to boycott the R&B singer. A statement from the…
BET Awards 2018: Nigeria’s Davido, Tiwa Savage make list
Ahead of this year’s BET Awards, BET in Africa, part of the Viacom International Media Networks Africa multimedia entertainment portfolio, has announced the nominations for the 2018, taking place at Microsoft Theater on Sunday, June 24 and premiering across Africa on BET (DStv channel 129) on Tuesday 28 June at 19:00 CAT. In a BET Awards first,…
‘Culture, religion still frustrating community services in Northern Nigeria’
Multiple Council Chairman, Lions Club International MD 404 Nigeria, Gbolagade Adebisi, x-rays the activities of Lions Club on the occasion of its 100th anniversary worldwide and its 55th in Nigeria. Adebisi, among other sundry issues, submitted that more needed to be done in the area of services, especially in the extremely conservative Northern part of…
Jazz up your home with candles
Candles are so underrated when it comes to home decor. Sadly, in this part of the world, candles are mostly used when the power goes off at night, in churches when praying, or for ritualistic purposes. Yes, when the lights go out, they create light but that is not all they can be used for.…