Music

Burna Boy signs deal with Universal Music

Burna Boy signs deal with Universal Music

Burna Boy’s “Ye” which became an instant hit is currently a fan-favourite off his “Outside” album.

Skepta

Skepta teams up with Wizkid to share “Bad Energy”

The track was released following an announcement by Skepta which got fans and music lovers excited.

Wizkid’s runway photos sell for N179,889 online

The singer is the first African artist to walk at one of the famed shows.

XXXTentacion (Photo Credit: Uproxx Studios)

U.S Rapper, XXXTentacion, shot dead

He was 20 years old.

Praiz Adejo

Nigerian singer Praiz releases `Champagne and Flowers’ video

Praiz has worked with several artistes including Awilo Logomba, Cobhams, WizKid, etc.

Mr Eazi

Why I launched intervention fund for emerging African artistes – Mr Eazi

“Since 2016 when I basically started doing music, I’ve been helping emerging artistes.”

The late Moses Ochei aka Mozzyx on his hospital bed

Moses Ochie of ‘Fellyx & Mozzyx’ fame is dead

He died on Saturday night.

Visuals to KANA. Wizkid and Olamde

Olamide releases visuals of ‘Kana’, with Wizkid missing

Visuals of the new single was released on Friday.

A scene from Falz's This is Nigeria video

‘This is Nigeria’: Muslim group, MURIC, withdraws threat against Falz

The group resolves to ”drag the artiste to government agencies saddled with the responsibility of censoring films and videos”.

Ras Kimono

Nigerian govt praises Ras Kimono

Mr Kimono’s contribution to music can never be forgotten, says Mr Mohammed.

Aralola Olumuyiwa,

I was planning ‘colabo’ with Ras Kimono – Ara

Ras Kimono died on Sunday.

Ras Kimono

Ras Kimono: Rastafarians to hold candle light procession in Ebonyi

Some of Kimono’s hit songs include: Whats Gwan, Rumba Stylee, Natty Get Jail, Senseless Killings.

Nigerian musician, Phyno

Olamide, Phyno release Super Eagles World Cup tune

Phyno announced the release of the tune on his Twitter and Instagram accounts.

M.I Abaga

COSON Crisis: Why Nigerian musicians are not ‘interested’ in royalties – M.I

COSON is presently embroiled in a leadership crisis.

Ishaq Akintola

Why we are against Falz’s song — MURIC

The video is “one-sided, biased and prejudicial”, says MURIC.

A scene from Falz's This is Nigeria video

TRENDING: Nigerians react to MURIC’s call for Falz’s ‘This is Nigeria’ video ban

“This is Nigeria” mirrors Childish Gambino’s “This is America” video, only this time, Falz touches on issues peculiar to Nigeria.

A scene from Falz's This is Nigeria video

Islamic group, MURIC, gives Falz seven days to withdraw ‘This is Nigeria’ video

Falz had earlier defended the content of the video.

Late OJB Jezreel

OJB’s widow seeks assistance to mark second anniversary of his death

OJB died on June 14, 2016, following a protracted battle with kidney failure.

Kanye West

Kanye West’s album boosts Burna Boy

Burna Boy has also jumped on Twitter himself to thank Kanye for the good ‘confusion.’

Phyno signing a business deal with Life Lager beer

Phyno named ambassador for Nigerian beer

The deal will see Phyno feature in the beer’s advertising and marketing campaigns.

Clarence Peters

Piracy: Court awards N5 million against Shina Peters’ son

Clarence is asking the Court of Appeal to set aside the judgment.

Davido

Wizkid, Davido, Falz others make 2018 Forbes Africa under 30 list

The list is in three categories, namely creative, technology and business

Wizkid

American Chris Brown grooves to Wizkid’s ‘Soco’

Brown had previously worked with Wizkid in 2016.

Tekno during his signing with UMG Nigeria

Tekno signs deal with Universal Music Group, Island Records

Tekno expresses extreme excitement for the new feat.

D’banj shares new song, ‘Agidi’

 The song, which premiered on June 1 was produced by Nigerian recorded producer, Chopstix.