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South African artistes kick against Burna Boy’s inclusion in ‘Africa Unite’ concert

The Tshwane Entertainment Collective has written to the Arts and Culture Minister to object his inclusion.

Dammy Twitch is a 24-year-old Nigerian music video director (1)

INTERVIEW: How I started shooting videos for Davido, Burna Boy, Falz, others – Dammy Twitch

The 24-year-old Dammy Twitch also speaks on his observations about the music video industry.

Salawa Abeni

INTERVIEW: How fellow artistes abandoned me in my moment of need — Salawa Abeni

With 42 albums in her kitty, the Nigerian music legend has said she is not slowing down just yet.

Timi Dakolo

Timi Dakolo, Emeli Sandé collaborate on new song

The song is a pop ballad that sends Christmas wishes to loved ones who are far away.

Danny Young and Tiwa Savage

Copyright Infringement: Danny Young, Tiwa Savage discuss out-of-court settlement

Danny Young had earlier told PREMIUM TIMES that Tiwa and her team have refused to react to the allegation.

Burna Boy

Burna Boy, Teni, Falz, others nominated for Future Awards

The Future Awards Africa has championed over 2,000 trailblazers between 18 – 31 years across the continent.

CARDI B (Photo Credit: Jora Frantzis)

Cardi B to perform in Nigeria for the first time

Cardi B will be visiting Africa for the first time this December.

Burna Boy wins ’Best Africa Act

Burna Boy wins ’Best Africa Act’ at MTV EMAs (Full List of Winners)

Past Nigerian winners of the MTV EMA Best Africa Act award include 2Baba Idibia, D’Banj, Tiwa Savage and Davido.

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No going back on copyright lawsuit against Tiwa Savage – Danny Young

Also joined in the suit is record label, Mavin Records, owned by Don Jazzy.

Pop star, David Adeleke, (Davido).

Davido ‘arrests’ two women

The artiste used his influence to trample on the rights of two women whom he said defamed him.

Nigerian Afro Beat star, Wizkid

Wizkid nominated for 2019 Soul Train Music Awards

He was nominated for Best Dance Performance in 2017 for his song ‘Come Closer.’

Victor Uwaifo

You’re no musician if you can’t play musical instruments – Victor Uwaifo

According to Uwaifo, the dictionary defines a musician as someone who can play one or two musical instruments.

Davido signs Lil Frosh to DMW record

Davido signs Lil Frosh to DMW record

Davido announced the signing through his official twitter page.

Nigerian singer, Naira Marley.

Naira Marley: I was not part of case investigation – EFCC witness

The EFCC arraigned Naira Marley on an 11-count charge of conspiracy, possession of counterfeit cards, and fraud

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

EFCC witness says stolen credit card details found on Naira Marley’s device

The prosecution says the web history recovered from Naira Marley’s device showed that the top five most visited sites dealt with buying and selling stolen credit card information.

Danny Young and Tiwa Savage

Court fixes date for N200m suit against Tiwa Savage, Don Jazzy’s record label

The plaintiff is seeking a declaration, that by copying, recording, reproducing and broadcasting his musical composition and melody without his authorisation, the defendants have infringed on his copyright.

Naira Marley leaving court premises after hearing of his case

Naira Marley: Court orders EFCC to produce witness statements

Naira Marley is facing an 11-count charge of conspiracy, possession of counterfeit cards and fraud

Davido again makes it into 2019 AFRIMA nominee list

Davido deposits N36m to purchase customised jewelry for 30BG members

The singer also gave his older brother, Ayoola, an expensive Rolex wristwatch to mark his 40th birthday.

Whitney Houston and Notorious B.I.G

Whitney Houston, Notorious B.I.G get nomination for Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

The Rock Hall announced Houston and the legendary rapper B.I.G among nine first-time nominees and 16 overall under consideration for induction for the 2020 edition holding in May in Cleveland, United States.

2face and Wizkid (PHOTO: pmnewsnigeria.com)

Wizkid,2baba, others hit Dubai with One Africa Music Fest

The music fiesta is slated to hold on November 15 at the Festival Arena, Dubai Festival City.

Nigerian singer, Naira Marley.

FUJI NOTE: The Fuji in Naira Marley’s craze

Naira Marley understands his audience’s demography quite well, and he has built his appeal around their delicate concern.

Charlyboy loses mother

Charlyboy announced the passing of his mother, Margaret Oputa, on his social media page.

Davido’s unborn child secures endorsement deal. [PHOTO CREDIT: Official Instagram page of Davido]

Davido’s unborn child secures endorsement deal

Davido recently shared photographs and a video from his proposal to his pregnant fiancée, Chioma Avril .

Burna Boy

Headies 2019: Burna Boy, Teni, Adekunle Gold dominate nominations (Full List)

The organisers of the Headies (originally called the Hip Hop World Awards) released the list of the 13th music award.

Majek Fashek

Majek Fashek’s son, Randy, takes over dad’s welfare, sets up GoFundMe

Randy is the first of three children born to Majek and his ex-wife, Rita.