Music

Unknown facts about Sikiru Ayinde Barrister, By Olayinka Olaribigbe

Having listened to all his records from the first to the last, I came up with the following facts as recorded by late Sikiru Ayinde Barrister (SAB) himself. Forget any hearsay or rumours. SAB created Fuji, but still referred to himself as Ajisari/Ajiwere until 1973/74. The name Fuji emerged for the first time in his album […]

Kas Dangles $2000 reward for stolen camera

There are insinuations that the missing camera contains explicit pictures of Kas and an actress.

Stereoman Ekwe bounces back after murder scandal

I didn’t kill Rekia Idris, Stereoman says.

PSquare buy N430mn house in U.S.

PSquare acquired the posh home in San Francisco, U.S.

Don Jazzy, Princewill Ojukwu make peace after night club brawl

 The Lagos Socialite, three weeks ago, accused Don Jazzy of asking thugs to beat him up.

Nigerian Soul Singer, Ibiyemi, welcomes baby boy in US

Ibiyemi, the Nigerian singer, has a new baby.

Five upcoming Nigerian acts to look out for in 2013

Artist that might rock the year 2013.

Music review: Unapologetic- Rihanna

Rihanna has a got a new album, it screams of her love for Chris Brown.

Wizkid, Banky W headline EME Xmas Concert

Wizkid, Banky W, and others will grace the EME concert on Friday.

Ayinde Barrister: Two years after, By Gani Kayode Balogun Jr.

The classic John Donne poem, “for whom the bell tolls” is perhaps, the most comprehensive piece of literature to capture the definition of humanity as an organic whole. This poem has a resonant effect on me whenever I heard that someone had died. It is like the ageless Yoruba saying about the dead weeping for […]

10 reasons MI is glad 2012 ends soon

MI lists events he thinks are the most tragic in 2012

Singer Timi Dakolo escapes death in Yakowa helicopter crash

Timi Dakolo performed at the event Governor Yakowa attended.

EME keeps mum on guest stars for Baddest Concert

The EME concert will hold on December 21.

Premium Times Top ten Nigerian hits of 2012

These songs undoubtedly kept Nigerians dancing in 2012; they are arguably Nigeria’s top ten hit songs.

D’Banj releases first single with Sony Music

“Top of the World” is a pan-African with an international pop feel.

Beyonce signs $50m deal with Pepsi

Beyonce is $50 million richer.

D’banj bags 4 nominations at World Music Awards

D’banj gets international recognition.

Boy George gets into “hot Mexican” mess

George simply wished the country good luck, his spokesperson said.

Wizkid releases new single

The song is to appreciate family, friends and fans, Wizkid says.

Lady Gaga acquires 55 Michael Jackson Memorabilia for $1mn

Lady Gaga acquires 55 pieces of Michael Jackson’s memorabilia.

Double Madness: Terry G features Tonto Dikeh in new track

The track will be irresistible, Terry G.

Fatai Rolling dollar loses wife to fireworks

The artiste, one of Nigeria’s oldest surviving singers, is most famous for his hit track, ‘Won kere si number wa’.