Music

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Davido signs new artiste to DMW

The new artiste will join the likes of Lola Rae, Dremo and Mayorkun.

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D’Banj releases 5 new videos on CREAM platform

The winners are Rayce, TK Swag, MKJ, Leke Benson and Legend Courage.

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‎Ayo Jay releases two new records

The songs are lead singles off his highly anticipated debut EP “Coming to America,” ‎

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Kelly Hansome drops new EP

The songs were released on Wednesday to coincide with the artiste’s birthday.

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Veteran Nigerian musician, William Onyeabor, dies at age 70

The musician died in his home in Enugu, Nigeria, after a brief illness.

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I intend to quit music in 2020 – Mr Eazi

“Sincerely, I don’t plan on doing music for more than three years further,” he said.

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Wizkid, Drake’s new collaboration leaks online

It is the first song of 2017 by two international acts.

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Tiwa Savage to perform at official Grammy Week event

The event, held the week of the Grammys, will take place on February 9.

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Award winning singer, Aramide, to hold autograph session in Abuja

The singer said that free autographed copies of the album will be shared at the event on Saturday.

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‘Tekno in New York to sign Sony deal’

The deal is believed to be worth $4 million.

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Mr Eazi apologises to Nigerians after Twitter backlash

The singer credited Ghana for Nigeria’s contemporary music success.

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Mr. Eazi attacked for tweeting that Ghana influenced Nigerian music

“Ghana’s influence on present day “Naija Sound” cannot be over emphasized.”

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Olamide’s “The Glory” Album Makes Billboard Album World Chart

The 16-track album which is currently rocking the number 7 spot on the charts was released December 26, 2016.

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Effyzzie Music Group act, Geniuzz, features Falz in new “Firewood” remix

The song was produced by Echo.

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Tupac’s love letter for auction at $25,000

“The letter is incredibly explicit, and is a reply to a ‘passionate letter’ received by Pac.”

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Yemi Alade releases ‘Sugar n Spice’ video

The song is the 17th track off her sophomore album “Mama Africa: The Diary of an African Woman”.

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5 more things upcoming Nigerian artistes take for granted (Part 2)

In the concluding part of this series, we highlight some of the blunders many upcoming artistes commit when launching their careers.

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Wizkid, Runtown make Billboard Twitter Top Tracks chart

It is the second time Wizkid is appearing on the board.

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PT MUSIC CHART: Top 20 Naija Songs Released in December

EME songstress, Niyola, opened the accounts for December with her track titled “Jo”.

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Wizkid to drop 4 mixtapes in 2017

Wizkid had the biggest musical win on the continent in 2016 with major awards credited to him.

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Janet Jackson welcomes first child at 50

Jackson and Wissam Al Mana married in 2012.

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Top 10 Fuji musicians of 2016

In 2016, Fuji music still remains a dominant force in the Yoruba entertainment industry.

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Yemi Alade gets Grammy invite

Halima Abubakar also announced her decision to quit Instagram.

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Fast rising Nigerian hip-hop act drops new singles

“The lyrics were perfectly arranged to suit the taste of music lovers,” the teenager said.

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5 things upcoming Nigerian artistes take for granted (Part 1)

A clear example of a missed opportunity is ClassiQ’s controversial “I Love You” video, featuring actress Rahama Sadau.