Music

Yemi Alade

Yemi Alade joins Beyonce, Nicki Minaj, Ed Sheeran on “Just Dance 2018” Video Game

Yemi Alade is the only African artiste listed on the popular game

Musician TuFace Idibia

10 things to know about 2face as he turns 42

Tuface is one of Africa’s most decorated and successful Afro- pop singers.

From Left to right: Rakesh Sharma (Head of Sales, Godrej Nigeria), Prashant Chacko (Head of Marketing, Africa), Tiwa Savage ( MegaGrowth Brand Ambassador), Mario de la Guardia (President & Founder, Strength of Nature), Ayodele Otujinrin (Marketing Manager, Godrej Nigeria).

Tiwa Savage named Profectiv MegaGrowth brand ambassador

The singer was introduced to the media at a glamourous ceremony.

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My governorship ambition not a publicity stunt – Singer Kcee

The musician says he wants to be Anambra State governor.

Wizkid

Wizkid ill, suspends music tours

The singer did same in December 2016.

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Veteran Juju Musician, Prince Adekunle, is dead

The musician, 74, died after a brief illness.

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Owerri Market demolition led to my grandma’s death – Singer, Kelly Hansome

Criticisms have trailed the demolition.

Olamide talking. [Photo credit: YouTube.com]

Olamide appreciate fans for 1 million views of `WO’ video on YouTube

The music video was officially released over a week ago.

Wizkid

AFRIMA: Wizkid, Davido, Tiwa Savage dominate West African region nominations

Nigerian acts lead with 10 nods from 17 total nominations.

Charly Boy

#ResumeorResign: “I’m not happy with you,” Charly Boy calls out 2face

Charly Boy challenges 2face to speak out and join the movement.

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Truck crushes Nigerian gospel artiste to death in Port Harcourt

He was also a chorister at House on the Rock Church.

K-Solo

INTERVIEW: I earn big from songs but lose to online downloads — K-Solo

The top singer and producer speaks about his career and failed marriage.

Dbanj and wife

Dbanj opens up on why he married secretly

The music star married in 2016.

Efe

BBNaija winner, Efe, releases video for new single

The singer speaks to PREMIUM TIMES about the video.

File photo of the Nigerian musician Femi Kuti, right, with The Positive Force band, at the 9:30 Club in Washington DC on Friday, performing on a United States tour.

Nigerian entertainers react to govt’s tax break

Some of the entertainers were not aware of the tax break.

File photo of Minister of Communication, Lai Mohammed receiving a copy of a book from COSON Chairman, Tony Okoroji, as popular gospel singer, Kenny Saint Best, looks on during a courtesy visit to the Minister in Abuja on Thursday, November 24, 2016.

Ex-PMAN president Okoroji criticises association over attack on Lai Mohammed

Tony Okoroji said Mr. Mohammed and the current government deserve commendations for their actions on the creative industry.

Fela

Charly Boy, AGN eulogise Fela 20 years after his death

“The truth is Fela never dies; he lives on with his music.”

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“I like Tekno; I’m his biggest fan” – Segun Arinze

The actor said he could consider a collabo with Tekno.

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed [Photo: Daily Trust]

Intellectual property theft: Media company writes PMAN, exonerates Lai Mohammed

This is not the first time Mr Mohammed will be facing copyright infringment allegations

Fela

20 Years on, Fela is Alive and Strong, By Aduratomi Bolade

This tribute on the 20th year remembrance of Fela Kuti argues that the afrobeat king remains an influential voice in global music.

Adekunle Gold

Adekunle Gold drops new video ‘Call On Me’

The 30-year-old singer is also gearing up for the release of his second studio album.

Ras Kimono

INTERVIEW: Ras Kimono speaks on Fela, Reggae, Majek Fashek, Nigerian music industry, others

My Song “Natty Get Jail” was originally written for Fela, Ras Kimono said.

Mr Eazi and Wizkid performing together at a recent concert

Apple Music names Nigerian singer Mr. Eazi in ‘Up Next Artist’ series

Mr. Eazi is first Nigerian singer featured on Apple Music’s ‘Up Next’ series.

F.Shaw

EFCC reveals rapper F.Shaw as handler of its famous Twitter handle

The singer will no longer manage the handle, the EFCC said.

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed [Photo: Daily Trust]

Group warns Nigerian entertainers over plan to rally against Lai Mohammed

The minister wants stronger reglation to deter shooting Nigerian music videos abroad.