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25 Sep 2021
Indigenes of Edo and other lovers of Nigerian music in the United Kingdom were recently treated to classic tunes at the Edo Beats Concert.
29 Jun 2021
For Nigerian-born singer, Don Vs, living abroad, far away from his family members, relatives and friends can be so lonely and frustrating. But to stay connected with his roots and not miss home so much, Don Vs uses his traditional music genre to get himself out of boredom. Nigerians may be struggling with the challenge…
Fuse ODG
2 Dec 2019
Nana Richard Abiona, better known by his stage name Fuse ODG, has cleared the air on the misunderstanding that trailed a social media post he made asking Ghanaian disc jockeys (DJs) to limit airplay of Nigerian songs so Ghanaian music can thrive. The Ghanaian–English recording artist who is best known for his 2013 single "Antenna"…
26 Jul 2019
When you think about the biggest records of 2019, images of superstars come up. There will be a Wizkid song in there, Davido’s omnipresence comes through, Burna Boy makes up the trinity, while Tiwa Savage’s vocals will always find a way to make the charts.
15 Mar 2019
“You are no longer relevant!” That’s the scariest sentence a popular musician can hear. It’s a crushing reality that haunts the strongest artists. Nobody wants to be irrelevant. No one wants to hear those words. Why? It’s like all of an artist’s deepest darkest fears coming to life and lapping the soul out of them.…
6 Feb 2019
Nigerian singer, Danny Young has called out UK-based OAP Adesope for a recent comment that music sensation, Wizkid paved the way for other Nigerian young artists such as Davido and Burna Boy. However, in his reaction to the comment, "Koni Koni Love" hitmaker, Danny Young accused Adesope of trying to rewrite Nigeria's music history as…
14 Sep 2018
If I told you the way you consumed Nigerian music is toxic, would you believe me? It’s true, you are a part of what sickens your stars. You are not the cure to their problems. You are the disease. In the wake of public cases of celebrity depression and attempted suicides, a lot of people…
3 Jun 2018
Last month, Nigerian pop artist Ayo 'Wizkid' Balogun had a sold-out concert at the revered 02 Arena, joining an illustrious list of international acts that include Beyonce, Rihanna, Gary Barlow and the Spice Girls. Weeks before Wizkid's epoch-making moment — now a bench for any Nigerian artist seeking to flaunt his worth on the international…
2 Jun 2018
Last month, Nigerian pop artist Ayo 'Wizkid' Balogun sold-out his concert at the revered 02 Arena, joining an illustrious list of international acts that include Beyonce, Rihanna, Gary Barlow and the Spice Girls. Weeks before Wizkid's epoch-making moment — now a bench for any Nigerian artist seeking to flaunt his worth on the international stage…
20 Jan 2018
Music makes the world go round. No matter the genre or the people, music has a way of connecting people and bringing joy to the world of the person listening to it. That said, the names Lady Donli, Santi, Odunsi and Maka may not ring bells, but this crop of emerging Nigerian artists have attributes…
12 Jan 2018
YBNL fans come through for the Baddo president, Olamide! Olamide’s new release, Science Student teaches us that you don’t have to be a science student to be a scientist. The song, which is his first this year, is bound to make you unleash the Shaku-Shaku dance move you never thought you had. The song was produced by…
23 Sep 2017
Just like those devastating hurricanes with oddly normal names like Harvey and Maria, the current wave of Afropop music might as well be named Mr. Eazi.

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