Music

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Nicki Minaj, Sam Smith, others win ​2015 ​BET Awards

The event held at Staple Centre.

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Iconic Nigerian musician, DanMaraya Jos, is dead

His last known public performance was at the Peoples Democratic Party’s fund raising dinner in Abuja before the 2015 general election.

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Best ​African ​Artist​​ to get $1million at Kora Awards

The 2015 edition of Kora will take place on December 13 in Windhoek, Namibia.

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MTV MAMA 2015: Davido, Wizkid, Yemi Alade, others lead nominations

Nigerian artistes dominate 11 categories again.

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Mtv Base to sponsor 4 ‘creative minds’ to African Music Awards event

The MTV Africa Music Awards 2015 will broadcast live on Saturday July 18, 2015.

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I don’t want “shoki”, “shake your bum” that all Nigeria musicians are doing – Singer, Jah Bless

The rapper says his album is “mad,” “superstar.”

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MTV Africa Music Awards 2015 holds in Durban on July 18

Some African stars who have been awarded at the events are 2Face Idibia, Big Nuz, Davido, D’Banj, Flavour, Gangs of Ballet

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I’m more of a story​teller, says DNA Baba

DNA Baba is a UK returnee.

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Wizkid, Yemi Alade nominated for Best International Act Africa at BET awards

This year’s edition of the award will hold Tuesday, June 30.

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Ice Prince, Patoranking, MTV Shuga cast campaign for safe sex among students

The MTV Shuga tour ushered in the season 4 of the series,

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T​aylor Swift wins big at the Billboard Music Awards 2015

The star-studded event was hosted by Chrissy Teigen and Ludacris.

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Eldee denies quitting music, moved on to music management

Eldee is launching an online digital music platform.

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We can never break up — Tunde and Wunmi Obe

The duo plan on returning to TV.

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​W​e​’​re partnering with Jay Z’s Roc Nation – Chocolate City’s Audi Maikori

Maikori has managed the label for 10 years and will step down in June.

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Lauryn Hill misses show in Lagos, apologises to Nigerians

The artiste was billed to perform alongside other Nigerian musicians.

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Project Fame prepared me for a bigger stage – Niniola

The singer talks about her budding musical career.

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​​2face, Davido, ​others to perform at Star Music Trek

The trek will kick off on May 2.

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Maikori to step down as CEO of Chocolate City in June

Chocolate City merge​s​ with Loopy Music​.​

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​Digital music sales worldwide hits US$6.9 bn — Report

The music body also released its global singles and album charts.

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I’m a “boy wonder” – Ayo Jay

The budding star talks about his career.

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PSquare’s Peter Okoye debuts dance reality show

Peter wishes to revolutionise dance in Nigeria.

Olamide, Reminisce headline Dagrin memorial concert

Dagrin, who rapped mostly in Yoruba, died on April 22, 2010.