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Burna Boy 5th Album Cover Art [PHOTO: BukiHQ]

Burna Boy releases fifth album ‘Twice as Tall’

Burna Boy, his mum cum manager, Bosede Ogulu, and Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs, were the executive producers.

Nigerian music star, Darey Art Alade. [PHOTO CREDIT: Darey]

After five-year-hiatus, Darey returns with new single ‘Jah Guide Me’

The singer said he would be releasing the Pheelz-produced single on Thursday.

late Nigerian music legend, Majek Fashek

Why Majek Fashek will be buried in U.S. — Son

The family announced the music legend will be laid to rest in the United States.

Burna Boy

P Diddy is executive producer of Burna Boy’s latest album

Coldplay’s Chris Martin, Timbaland, and legendary singer, Youssou N’dour, also feature in the album.

Naira Marley pictured at Eagle Square Abuja during a Mobile court session [PHOTO: TW @SaharaReporters]

COVID-19 Violation: Another court fines Naira Marley N200,000

Lagos mobile court also fined the singer N100,000 for breaching the inter-state travel ban imposed by the government to curb the spread of COVID-19.

Nigerian musician, Naira Marley. [PHOTO CREDIT: Official Instagram page of Naira Marley]

Naira Marley arraigned, sentenced for breaching Covid-19 travel restriction

The controversial singer flew from Lagos to Abuja in June.

Simi Ogunleye, popularly known as Simi

Simi apologises to Nigerian gay community over homophobic comment

The ‘Duduke’ crooner, in an episode of her vlog months ago, had shared her views on homosexuality.

Popula Nigerian dancer, Kaffy

KAFFY advocates health insurance for Nigerian dancers

“More than 98 percent of Nigerian dancers lack health insurance and self-awareness. The majority lead a lifestyle of drugs, peer pressure, poor mental well-being, and personal irresponsibility.”

Davido again makes it into 2019 AFRIMA nominee list

Davido’s ‘A Good Time’ album hits 1 billion streams

Columbia Records announced the feat on its official Twitter handle.

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian (Photo Credit: TMZ)

Kim Kardashian reunites with Kanye West amid tears

Concerns were first sparked after Kanye hosted his first presidential campaign rally in South Carolina on July 19 and proceeded to break down in tears while stating: ‘I almost killed my daughter,’ while discussing abortion.

D’banj [PHOTO: @iamdbanj]

Rape Allegation: No evidence against D’banj – Police

D’banj has instituted a N1.5 Billion defamation lawsuit against Ms Babatayo who accused him of rape.

Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela Day: 2Baba, Amanda Black, other African artists release ‘Stand Together’ song

“Stand Together” is a solidarity anthem featuring some of Africa’s biggest music stars.

Bob Marley

UNICEF, Patoranking re-release Bob Marley’s “One Love”

The proceeds from the re-release of “One Love” and related activities would be used to support “Reimagine”, UNICEF’s new global campaign.

"AG BABY" album art [PHOTO CREDIT: Official Twitter handle of Adekunle Gold]

Adekunle Gold releases new single, ‘AG Baby’

“AG Baby” comes a few months after the release of Adekunle Gold’s first official single for the year “Something Different”

2Baba

2Baba diversifies, launches agro-business project

Our target is to empower a minimum of 1,000 youths in each of the 36 States and the FCT by the year 2021,” 2Baba said.

Nissi

INTERVIEW: Why I’m not ready to collaborate with my brother now – Burna Boy’s sister, Nissi

The London-based artiste says female musicians are not given the same level playing ground as their male counterparts

Bob Marley

Reggae classic ‘One Love’ re-issued to help children upended by Coronavirus – UN

The global agency said the new version is a fundraising initiative with the blessing of the musician’s family.

Kanye West

Kanye West breaks ranks with Trump, announces platform

West, previously a vocal supporter of Trump, announced on Saturday that he would run for president in 2020.

I’m alive and well – Ebenezer Obey

Mr Obey was rumoured to have died on Saturday.

D'Banj

Alleged Rape Case: D’banj’s ex-manager finally breaks silence

Mr Amudo said these recent events have put a strain on his mental, physical, financial and general wellbeing of his family.

Sunny Neji

INTERVIEW: What inspired ‘Oruka’ song, my view on younger Nigerian singers – Sunny Neji

Sunny Neji also speaks on his history and projects he is working on.

Nigerian entertainer, D'Banj . [PHOTO CREDIT: Official Instagram page of D'Banj]

Alleged Rape: D’banj sues accuser for N1.5 billion

D’banj requested the court to order Ms Babatayo to tender a letter of apology for the accusations directed at him.

Nigerian singer and superstar, Wizkid Dayo. [PHOTO CREDIT: Official Instagram page of Wizkid]

Wizkid announces release date for new album

‘Made in Lagos’ will be Wizkid’s fourth album.

Burna Boy wins 2020 BET Award for Best International Act. [PHOTO CREDIT: Official Twitter account of Burna Boy]

Burna Boy wins 2020 BET Award for Best International Act

The 2020 BET Awards was held virtually at L.A. Live, Los Angeles, U.S. in the early hours of Monday.

Peter Okoye [PHOTO CREDIT: @peterpsquare on Instagram]

How my wife, daughter and I tested positive for Coronavirus – Peter Okoye

The singer said after his daughter was confirmed negative, his wife tested positive