Arts & Entertainment

D-Banj, P-Square, Wizkid, others shortlisted for African artiste of the year by Ghana Music Awards

Ghanaian pop duo, R2Bees, have 8 nominations.

No beef: Reminisce, Vector share stage at M Music UNI Shakedown

Reminisce and Vector once threw lyrical jabs at each other. The beef between two hot rappers, Vector and Yoruba lingo rapper, Reminisce, seems to be over as they rocked the same stage with LNC at the last M Music “UNI SHAKEDOWN” (Unilag Edition) M Music “UNI SHAKEDOWN”, a quarterly event powered by M Music, is […]

Olamide finally joins D’banj’s DB Records

Olamide is the newest addition to the D’banj’s DB records. After weeks of speculations, D’banj finally signs hot Yoruba lingo rapper, Olamide to DB records. Kay Switch, D’banj’s younger brother broke the news via micro blogging site, twitter. “@kayswitch Welcome to the family! Baddo”, Kay Switch tweeted. This is coming days after a report by […]

Linda Ikeji apologizes to Nigerian University students over incorrect blogpost

The popular blogger has been accused of thriving on rumours and half truths in the past. Nigeria’s most famous blogger, Linda Ikeji, drew the anger of Covenant University students, Wednesday, after she posted a blog that appeared factually incorrect about their mate. Linda incurred the rage after she posted a story about the death – […]

Artquake launches record label

Artquake wasted no time in signing artistes to his new label. Not much has been heard from the Afro pop duo, Artquake, in a while. They are, however, remembered as one of the hit makers who emerged in the music scene in the late 90’s with the very unique performances of their Afro Hip Hop […]

Tunde Kelani, Nse Ikpe-Etim, others star in M-Net’s Tinsel

 Chioma Akpotha & Majid Michel will also feature in the 1000th edition of Tinsel.

Kannywood star, Rahama Hassan, others bag awards in Abuja

The awards was organised to encourage practitioners in Kannywood.

Omawumi, Waje, Flavour, others get Glo Ambassador deal

The company has decided that musicians rather than actors have more influence with young people.

Sani Danja set to release new album in June

Danja says the album will be the hottest of all his album.


D’banj, Tuface, Snoop Lion for Africa All Stars at KwaZulu-Natal

Africa’s songsters and Snoop Lion set to storm the MTV Africa All stars stage.

P-Square abandons ex-queen who bore him a baby in London hospital, report says

Top Nigerian hip-hop artist, P-Square (Paul Okoye), has reportedly abandoned the mother of a newly-born child, said to be his baby, in a London hospital. P-Square is questioning the paternity of the child, delivered by a former Miss Plateau state, Elshama Benson Igbanoi,  news website, Saharareporters, reports. He is pushing for a DNA test, and has […]

Top Nollywood Actress, Laide Bakare, Quits Marriage

Laide Bakare secretly married a Lagos Socialite, Tunde Oriowo. Nollywood-Yoruba actress, Laide Bakare, has quit her marriage with her US based husband, Mr. Okunfulire. In a statement, Laide revealed the reason she left. “But things fell apart when she discovered that she was indeed married to a man with a legally married wife and two […]

Burna boy signs Glo ambassador deal

Burna boy becomes one of the new faces of Glo.

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Tiwa Savage to release her “Once Upon A Time” debut album in June

Tiwa Savage announced on Twitter that her album will be released in June.

205 authors vie for Nigeria Prize for Literature

This year’s prize focuses on poetry.

Copyright Society of Nigeria, COSON, inaugurates Foundation’s Board of Trustees

Juju music legend, Ebenezer Obey, will be the chairman of the board.

Tony Akudinobi Awakens Africa in Designs of Beauty

“The works of art presented here are coded in furniture of utilitarian types that are simply alluring.” The ambience at Shell Club in Port Harcourt struck a note of genius. The designs of Tony Chidi Akudinobi held the scores of Nigerians and expatriates gathered in the hall spellbound. Emeritus Professor Ebiegberi Joe Alagoa, an eminent […]

Wizkid releases Jaiye Jaiye featuring Femi Kuti

The song is a departure from his usual pop anthems.

Tuface to tour Nigerian universities to inspire students

The month long tour includes selected universities across the country.

Chris Kelly, “Mac Daddy” of Kris Kross fame is dead

 Police are attributing the rapper’s death to a drug overdose.

GNEXT plans home makeover for Nigerian flag designer, Akinkunmi

Taiwo Akinkunmi designed the Nigerian flag at the age of 25.

Olamide might join D’banj’s DB Records

Olamide and D’banj have been seen together in recent times fuelling speculations that the former will be joining D’banj.