Yussuf Olatunji sings for the ‘owners’ of Nigeria
Throwing banters, direct abuses that are often times laden with deep rooted and stinging sarcarsms, were hallmarks of Apala, Sakara and Juju musicians “Ode to nso Eledumare, Ori Egun lo ma ku si” was thought to be a warning shot from Ebenezer Obey to Sunny Ade, in 1969.
60 years after, Ilara-Epe savours kingship rituals
For indigenes of Ilara, Epe, the rituals that come with installing the community’s king is not what they were familiar with until weeks back.
60 years of TV broadcasting: Awolowo, Enahoro eulogised
Considering their role in pioneering television broadcasting in Nigeria and Africa, the former Premier of the defunct Western Region, Chief Obafemi Awolowo and his Information Minister, Chief Anthony Enahoro, has been lauded and eulogized for putting the region in the world map.
We made over N3 million swindling Nigerians on social media in Sunny Ade’s name, suspects confess
Three members of a syndicate that allegedly used the name of music icon, Sunday Adegeye, popularly known as King Sunny Ade (KSA) to swindle unsuspecting victims of several millions of money have been arrested by the police. The suspects, two men and a young girl are being interrogated at the Special Intelligence Bureau (SIB)…
Aro Meta statue lights up One Lagos Fiesta
The 2018 edition of the annual One Lagos Fiesta in conjunction with Star Lager has officially kicked off at five designated locations in Lagos State. The eight day, non-stop, celebration and star-studded fiesta is set to usher in the new year as consumers get to witness amazing concerts from Wizkid, Davido, Pasuma, Olamide, Sunny Ade,…
Lagos agog as golden jubilee celebration ends with star-studded concerts
Lagos as the commercial nerve centre and entertainment hub not just for Nigeria, but sub-Saharan Africa, has been beehive with activities following the golden jubilee celebration of the State.
King Sunny Ade and the Orpheus option
Otunba Sunday Adeniyi Adegeye, also known as King Sunny Ade, is the most consistent ambassador of Juju music along with his old collaborator and rival, Evangelist Ebenezer Fabiyi, alias, Ebenezer Obey.
Ikoyi Club hosts KSA to 70th birthday party
Activities to mark the 70th birthday celebration of multiple awards winning music icon, Chief Sunday Adegeye, popularly known as King Sunny Ade or KSA ...
Tiwa Savage joins KSA @70 gig
She joins a star-studded list of artistes including the likes of Awilo Logomba, Onyeka Onwenu, Sir Shina Peters, Darey, Omawumi, DJ Jimmy Jatt, Iyanya, Jeff and Tyson Noir.