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Universal Music

21 Sep 2021
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 2021
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 2021
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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The President, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, has been accepted as Africa’s Agricultural Technology Ambassador by the African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF).
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Nigerian skit maker, Emmanuel Chukwuemeka Ejekwu, known as Mr Funny or Oga Sabinus is not only celebrating his new mansion but seeing his status as one of the top content creators on YouTube confirmed.
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Louis van Gaal has his sights set on an emotional World Cup run as the outspoken Netherlands coach prepares for Saturday's last 16 clashes with the United States.
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China was gripped last weekend by widespread protests not seen in decades, with hundreds taking to the streets across the country to demand an end to crippling Covid lockdowns.
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As Nigeria joined the rest of the world to mark the 2022 World Aids Day, the Nasarawa State Aids Control Agency, (NASACA) and the Institute of Human Virology (IHV) Nigeria, stated that over 84,000 HIV/Aids infected persons are currently receiving treatment in the state. They made this known in Lafia while embarking on a road…