Music

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Ebenezer Obey, Victor Olaiya, Davido, Phyno, others headline Lagos at 50 concert

A year-long event marking the state’s golden jubilee started last year.

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Fela’s costumes for induction into Hard Rock memorabilia collection

Other legends whose souvenirs are on the Hard Rock include Michael Jackson and Bob Marley.

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Wizkid bags seven nominations for 2017 Billboard Music Awards

Wizkid is the only Nigerian artiste to be nominated this year.

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Wizkid, Tekno, Davido, Mr. Eazi, others make 2017 BET awards nomination

The four Nigerian singers will compete with other African counterparts for the award.

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Nigerian artiste, Geniuzz, finally shares new EP

The body of work which houses eight tracks, two skits and two bonus tracks

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Remembering Bob Marley 36 years after

Bob Marley died at 36, 36 years ago.

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Apologise or get sued, 2face tells Blackface

Blackface had earlier vowed to sue 2face.

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Grammy Awards leaves Los Angeles for New York in 2018

The 60th Grammy Awards will take place on January 28 at Manhattan’s Madison Square Garden arena.

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Davido welcomes second baby with American girlfriend

Just like his biggest music rival, Wizkid, Davido now has two children from two different women.

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Yemi Alade joins Timi Dakolo, Patoranking, Waje on The Voice Nigeria Season Two

Yemi Alade replaces another ace Nigerian musician, Innocent Idibia, popularly known as Tubaba.

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Don Jazzy, Wizkid, Davido make Forbes’ top 10 richest African musicians

The number 1 spot is held by Senegalese-American, Akon.

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Nigeria’s Femi Kuti breaks world saxophone record, sister says

“The record stood at 45mins 37 seconds….Femi did 46mins 38seconds!” she said.

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EXCLUSIVE: How I lost N25 million to MMM — MC GALAXY

The Sekem crooner speaks on his new album and his relationship with former Gov. Akpabio.

Yung L signing the new deal with ChocBoi Nation

Chocolate City Music signs Yung L

Yung L, real name Christopher Omenye, is a member of G.R.I.P Music.

Tiwa Savage

Tiwa Savage signed as Rotary Celebrity Ambassador for Polio Eradication

Savage administered vaccine to children in Lagos in late April.

Davido

Davido blames ‘traitors’ for Isiaka Adeleke’s death, cancels Osun from planned music tour

“Cancelling Osun from my tour, I can’t do it,” Davido wrote.

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Elton John recovering from “potentially deadly” bacterial infection

The British musician, 70, became “violently ill’’ on a flight home from his recent South American tour.

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INTERVIEW: I will sue 2Face soon, Blackface vows

BlackfaceNaija also spoke on his relationship with 2Face and Faze.

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INTERVIEW: Our experience with Obama, 2face, Yemi Alade, others – Sauti Sol

The multiple award-winning Kenyan band also spoke to PREMIUM TIMES on how they met and their coming collaborations.

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Opioids painkiller found in Prince’s home

Prince was found dead at his Minneapolis-area estate on April 21, 2016.

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If I could marry Tiwa afresh, there would be no elaborate wedding – Teebillz

Tiwa Savage and her husband had a public spat last year.

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Again, Blackface lambasts 2face for allegedly dissing him in new single

“You’re a lazy artist despite all your gifts,” Blackface said of his former friend.

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What inspired my hit song ‘Fun mi Lowo’ – Aramide

“My hit song Fun mi Lowo has nothing to do with MMM or any Ponzi scheme.”

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Drake’s `One Dance’ featuring Wizkid nominated for Billboard Music Awards

“The Top R&B Song category is a tight one, with Rihanna doubling down…”

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Runtown, Stonebwoy, M.anifest, others win at Vodafone Ghana Music Awards

The event was graced with performances from some of the finest in the Ghanaian music industry