King Sunny Ade
MCSN appoints King Sunny Ade as president
The Board of the Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd/Gte (MCSN) has appointed music maestro, Sunday Adeniyi Adegeye popularly known as King Sunny Ade as the Honorary President of the Society. The appointment coincides with the rollout of the MCSN’s Gocreate app for the monitoring and reporting of the use of music on all platforms including…
Headies… Unusual Award Night Of Glitz, Glam And Surprises
It was a feast of colourful attires, bright lights and energetic performances, last Sunday, at the Eko Convention Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos, where the 14th edition of Headies Awards was staged.
Helpline aims for the sky in South Africa
Record label owner/CEO, Habeeb Oluwafemi Giwa popularly known as Helpline is currently making waves in South Africa where he currently resides.
9 Nigerians You Probably Didn't Know Have Won Grammy Awards
N.B: This post was written on January 4, 2020, and updated on March 16, 2021, to reflect new changes. The Nigerian music industry has witnessed exponential growth over the years and with this growth has come a rising hunger for international visibility and dominance. Over the years, different Nigerian artistes have promised to bring home…
5 Nigerians That Have Been Nominated For Grammy Awards
The Grammy Award, unarguably the biggest music award in the world, is presented annually by The Recording Academy to recognize achievements in the music industry. And some Nigerian musicians have been nominated at different times for the awards. It is interesting to note that these nominations have been for the World Best Music Category. See…
The Brexit brouhaha and the petulant BoJo!
Our crowd-pleasing ace music maestro, Chief Sunday Adeniyi, popularly known as King Sunny Ade sang preemptively in one of his explosive songs. And the audacious lyrical song speaks to the current conscience and consciousness of the British MPs
KSA, ‘Mr. Latin’, Okunnu sparkle in Amebo
The trio of Juju maestro, King Sunny Ade, Bolaji Amusan popularly called ‘Mr. Latin’ and Wale Akorede aka ‘Okunnu’ are the prominent characters featured in the new sequel television commercial recently released by Globacom.
Second Coming of Liberian Voice, Kanvee
The event was the official launch of Daar Music Global, which also witnessed the formal unveiling of Liberia’s Kanvee Adams as the first artiste on the label...
Adeyemo-Fasuyi: Art has given me happiness, joy
Kehinde Adeyemo-Fasuyi is a versatile dancer, actor and singer, who has over two decades experience in performance act. She studied dramatic arts at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife and was the assistant coordinator for the National Troupe of Nigeria’s Children Creative Station. She has equally had stint with the Lagos State Council for Arts and…
Ade’s copyright suit set for Supreme Court
African Songs Limited (ASL) and its sister company, Take Your Choice Records Stores Limited (TYC), will appeal a Court of Appeal judgment which dismissed their appeal in an alleged copyright abuse case by popular musician King Sunny Ade. TYC, founded by late Chief Bolarinwa Abioro, is seeking justice over an alleged breach of copyright agreement…