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Skales unveils cover art, tracklist for new album

The album has 16 tracks and three bonus singles, with industry giants like Burna Boy, Wande Coal, Davido, Tekno, others making the features list.

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Label boss, Audu Maikori, slams N10 billion lawsuit against El-Rufai

Mr. Maikori is standing trial for posting a report about Southern Kaduna killing, that turned out false.

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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.

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Chocolate City Music signs Yung L

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

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Tiwa Savage signed as Rotary Celebrity Ambassador for Polio Eradication

Savage administered vaccine to children in Lagos in late April.

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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.