King Sunny Ade
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…
Felabration 2018… Legendary 80th posthumous birthday for Fela
From all indications, this year’s edition of Felabration is going to be Legendary! Aside from enjoying strong backing of Nigerian Breweries Plc through its Legend Stout brand, the recent visit by the French president Emmanuel Macron to the New Africa Shrine has indeed opened a new phase in the life of the festival, which was…
Ariya unlimited as KSA serenades stakeholders Ikeja, Abuja Sheraton hotels
Dealers and Enterprise customers in the South West were the first to taste the goodies of the Globacom appreciation party at the Sheraton Hotel, Ikeja. On hand to welcome the guests were two iconic comedians, the Bishop of Osusu Ministry, Gordons and Seyi Law supported by a one-man band, Aka Melody, who put guests in…
Bimbo Manuel, Omowunmi Dada, Norbert Young, Gabriel Afolayan debut in animation film
While animation genre is a ‘road less-travelled’ in Nigeria, the powerful ensemble of some of Africa’s best actors and singers like King Sunny Ade, Bimbo Manuel, Omowunmi Dada...
Is Nigeria still the ‘giant of Africa’?
Many have referred to Nigeria as the giant of Africa because of its population size of about 200 million. Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa.
Revisiting the processes of literary canon formation: A Nigerian perspective
Only very recently the world woke up to the curious news of the award of the Nobel Prize for Literature to American lyricist, Bob Dylan.
KSA on ‘Thank You Visit’ to Fashola, Fayemi, Wigwe others
In appreciation for their support and contribution to the success of Sunny On Sunday Concert, Juju maestro, King Sunny Ade, has embarked on a thank you tour to some eminent Nigerians...
King Sunny Ade to perform at Coachella 2017 alongside Beyonce, Kendrick Lamar
Recently turned 70 and juju legend, King Sunny Ade is billed to perform at this year’s edition of the annual Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. The event is an annual music and arts festival, which takes place at the Empire Polo Club....
Five star gig for King Sunny Ade at 70
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.
King Sunny Ade’s guitar auctioned at N52m
A vintage fender guitar owned by legendary Nigerian musician, King Sunny Adé, was on Sunday auctioned at N52.1 million in Lagos.