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Universal Music

21 Sep
Shares of Universal Music, whose lineup features The Beatles and Taylor Swift, soared on the label's stock market debut on Tuesday, bolstering confidence in one of the largest IPOs in recent years.
30 Aug
After much delay interspersed with a series of listening parties, Kanye West's new album "Donda" finally arrived on Sunday 29th of August. The 27-track album, West's tenth album following 2019's "Jesus Is King," features a host of guest verses from Kid Cudi, Jay-Z, Pusha-T, The Weeknd, Fivio Foreign, Lil Yachty, Playboi Carti, Travis Scott, Baby…
30 Aug
Kanye West is claiming that Universal Music Group, the parent company to the label Def Jam, released his new album “Donda” without his approval. In an Instagram post on Sunday — just hours after the long-anticipated “Donda” was released around 8 a.m. — West wrote: Universal put my album out without my approval and they…
15 Sep 2020
Kanye West has referred to himself as “the new Moses” while demanding that he be released from his record deal. In a series of tweets shared on Monday, 14th of September, night, the rapper, who is currently running for the US presidency, tweeted about his position in the music industry. I’m not putting no more…
Yemi Alade
9 Sep 2019
Nigerian Afropop singer and songwriter Yemi Eberechi Alade better known as Yemi Alade has signed a global licensing agreement with Universal Music Africa (UMA) – Universal Music Group’s west African affiliate – in partnership with Universal Music France (UMF). Under the multi-year agreement, UMA will serve as the exclusive worldwide recorded music partner for Yemi…
16 Mar 2019
Nigeria’s Idyl and South Africa’s Rowlene are currently signed on Universal Music Group label. Both artistes recently teamed up on a new single...
16 Feb 2019
Universal Music, the leading music company, has revealed an exciting collaboration with Nigeria-born British artist and designer Yinka Ilori for next week’s BRIT Awards.   As part of the commission, Ilori has created a special edition print titled ‘Love in a line’, which will be signed and gifted to each of Universal Music’s nominees, including the likes of Drake, Sam Smith and…
25 May 2017
Pop star Ariana Grande on Wednesday suspended her tour until early June at the earliest after a deadly attack on her show in Manchester that left 22 people dead.


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Barcelona crashed out of the Champions League on Wednesday as their 3-0 defeat at Bayern Munich saw the Spanish giants fail to reach the last 16 for the first time in 18 years.
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President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday said anyone found guilty in the death of Sylvester Oromoni will be made to face the full wrath of the law. Oromoni was a student of Dowen College, Lekki in Lagos before his death. His parents said he died after being bullied by his senior schoolmates in the school dormitory. The…
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Chelsea blew their chance to finish top of Champions League Group H as Magomed Ozdoev's stoppage-time equaliser forced the holders to settle for a dramatic 3-3 draw at Zenit Saint Petersburg on Wednesday.
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Juventus completed their Champions League group phase with a largely uneventful 1-0 win over Malmo which allowed them to qualify for the last 16 as Group H winners.
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Leicester will be without seven players for Thursday's decisive Europa League trip to Napoli due to coronavirus cases or illness, manager Brendan Rodgers revealed on Wednesday.