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5 interesting moments from 2016 Headies

Wizkid totally ignored Ceasar, the fiancé of his fellow artiste, Eva Alodiah.

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Top Nigerian artistes boycott Headies Awards as winners emerge

Wizkid, Olamide, Flavour, Falz, Kiss Daniel, More Emerge Headies Winners

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JUST IN: Tekno disqualified from Headies awards

Tekno had criticised his nomination for the “Next Rated” category.

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Burna Boy, YCEE, Maleek Berry, others set for Nativeland festival

The festival is also expected to host a wide range of high profile guests and well-known celebrities.

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Nigerian musician, Skales, buys home for mom

Skales was single-handedly raised by his mother.

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Man and the Invincibility of Death, By Sikiru Ayinde Barrister

Fan celebrates Fuji maestro, Sikiru Ayinde Barrister, translating artiste’s lyrics into English.

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Fans eulogise late Fuji maestro, Ayinde Barrister, 6 years after

Barrister was seen by some as the father of Fuji music.

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Olamide unveils track-list for “The Glory” album

Notable mentions are Phyno and Burna Boy.

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Top 10 most searched Nigerian songs on Google 2016

G-World Wide artiste, Kiss Daniel and YBNL boss, Olamide emerged top on the list, claiming 2 spots each.

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INTERVIEW: My stance on CAPital hill music, anyHow Records, Chidinma – Tha Suspect

The first phase of anyHow records is stabilise and not do the regular signing of artistes.

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How KSA, Awilo Longomba, Onyeka Onwenu, others entertained at Sunny On Sunday concert

Each of the performing acts mounted the huge stage with full compliments of their bands.

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Abuja DJ in agony after colleague eloped with his equipment

Martins Valentine lent a colleague his equipment.

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Afro-Juju artiste, IBE-Jii, drops new single

The track is off his body of musical works, GreenWhiteDope.

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King Sunny Ade’s guitar auctioned for N52 million

The guitar was designed by Nigerian artist, Victor Ehikamenor.

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Davido returning to school

Davido says he will go for a masters degree.

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WSTRN, Migos, Krept & Konan to perform at Beat FM Xmas concert

The international acts will be joined by a host of Nigeria’s most iconic artists like TuFace.

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Wizkid cancels all December, January shows for health reasons

Wizkid is acting on his doctor’s advice.

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Top trending Nigerian YouTube videos in 2016

A Mark Angel Comedy video featuring young Emmanuella was the most watched Nigerian video.

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Another Nigerian artiste gets Grammy nomination

No Nigerian has ever won the Grammy.

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Falz inks endorsement deal with BBM

The award winning rapper came into limelight with a very unique style of music.

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T-records unveils first label act, D’Tac

“We received over a 100 entries and each song was carefully screened by the organizers.”

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Wizkid nominated for Grammy Awards

Wizkid has had a tremendous year with top notch awards credited to him.

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Victoria Kimani releases “Safari” album

The album, Victoria Kimani’s debut, is now available in digital stores.

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Victoria Kimani announces release date for debut album “Safari”

The 15-track album is slated for December 4 which is also her mother’s birthday.

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PT MUSIC CHART: Top 20 Naija songs released in November

Some of Nigeria’s favourite artistes churned out chart-topping singles.