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International music star, Antoine Christophe Agbepa Mumba a.k.a. Koffi Olomide[PHOTO CREDIT: Koffi Olomide's official facebook page]

Koffi Olomide bags two years in prison for raping 15 year-old girl

The 62 year-old music composer, producer and singer faces an arrest if he commits further offenses

Blackface reignites feud with 2Baba in a diss track ‘War’

“…..Your mama say you’re Innocent, but I know say you be cannibal.”

David Adeleke A.K.A Davido

Nigerian singer, Davido, hits 10 million followers on Instagram

The ”FIA” crooner becomes the first Nigerian artist to achieve the feat.

David Adeleke A.K.A Davido

Davido, others to perform at Roots Picnic, Philadelphia

The event will hold on June 1.

Jonas Brothers

Jonas Brothers’ “Sucker” tops Billboard Hot 100

The song, which is the group’s first single together in six years; becomes the group’s first number one song in the chart.

Falz at MTV Base 14th year anniversary celebration_1

Falz, Skibii, others thrill fun-seekers at MTV Base’s anniversary party

With over 1,500 party goers in attendance, the event featured everything from dance competitions to a relaxing poolside for guests to unwind.

R Kelly

R. Kelly arrested for failure to pay child support

Kelly’s next hearing in the child support case is on March 13 and his next court date on the sex abuse charges is March 22.

Gayle King and R. Kelly during his first interview after arrest last month. [Photo credit: NY Times]

“I’m fighting for my life,” R. Kelly weeps in TV interview

R. Kelly emotionally claimed he was innocent of charges of sexual abuse.

Olu Maintain and eLDee

eLDee calls out Olu Maintain for performing his song ‘Big Boy’

Olu Maintain, who is currently on a music tour in the U.S. performed the said track at a show in Manhattan, New York on Monday.

Nigerian Afro Beat star, Wizkid

UPDATED: Wizkid set to release new song

The song was released few hours after making a return to social media with a message on his Instagram page, alerting his fans that he had new music on the way.

Comedian Tee A returns as host of 2019 NECLive

The platform presents attendees and industry players the opportunity to network, and stakeholders with the much-needed insight to operate in the industry.

Copyright Infringement: Danny Young files N200 million lawsuit against Tiwa Savage

Danny Young said he was forced to take legal action against his colleague because he was snubbed after reaching out to her.

Abuja supermodel, Abani, releases new single ‘Adaure’

Ms Abani also unveils clothing line.

Nigerian rapper who bragged about criminal lifestyle in music video jailed

He was put behind bars after admitting to possession of cocaine with intent to supply, among other crimes.

Election: Banky W writes supporters after losing to APC

Banky W, who has already accepted defeat after placing second at the polls, appreciated his followers for standing by him.

Akiin Shuga and his Shuga Band

Shuga Band out with ‘Shuga Coated’ album

The 10-track album was first unveiled at the band’s 20th-anniversary concert

Pop star, David Adeleke, (Davido).

Davido becomes first Nigerian panelist on American TV series

Comedy Central Roast is a popular American TV series.

Nigerian Afro Beat star, Wizkid

Elections: Stop joking with people’s lives, Wizkid tells politicians

The music star expressed his thoughts on his Snapchat page.

2Baba

Confusion as 2baba apologises to wife on Twitter

The 43-year-old 2baba has since deleted the tweets posted on Monday.

Seun Kuti {Photo credit: OkayAfrica}

2019 Grammys: Seun Kuti loses to South African choir

Seun’s brother, Femi Kuti, has also bagged four Grammy nominations in the past.

Sikiru Ayinde Barrister. [PHOTO CREDIT: YOUTUBE]

2019 Elections: In evergreen album, Sikiru Ayinde Barrister admonishes candidates, voters, govt.

Sikiru Ayinde Barrister: “If you win at the elections, please remember the masses, so they won’t suffer, I plead.”

Timaya shares new project “Chulo Vibes”

The work is the musician’s seventh studio project.

OLAMIDE

Olamide drops first 2019 single “Woske”

The new single was produced by Nigerian record producer, Killertunes.

PDP presidential aspirant, Atiku Abubakar. [PHOTO CREDIT: Twitter handle of Atiku Abubakar]

Fela my favourite musician, Davido reigning music king – Atiku

Davido, who is a staunch supporter of the PDP candidate, addresses Mr Abubakar as ‘Nigeria’s next president.”

Bob Marley

Toronto proclaims February 6 Bob Marley Day

The music star who died in 1981 would have been 74 years today.