Tag Archives: Banky W

VIDEO ALERT: Original Strong Girls ft. D’Banj, Diamond & Banky W – Strong Girl (Remix)

The original song features Omotola, Waje, Selmor Mtukudzi and other top female artists from across the continent. Leading African male artists D’Banj (Nigeria), Diamond (Tanzania) and Banky W (Nigeria) have joined forces with U2 lead singer and ONE co-founder Bono to remix Strong Girl – the anthem that celebrates the power of girls and women […]

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Bono Joins African Stars in Campaign to Use Music to Empower Women

African stars have joined rock star Bono in a campaign to use music to help empower women globally. Bono and the top African male musicians D’banj, Diamond and Banky W announced Friday that they will be included in a remix of the song Strong Girl, a rallying cry for women’s empowerment which features top African female talent. […]

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ALBUM ALERT: Wizkid – Ayo (Joy)| @wizkidayo

It seems like everyone loves Afrobeats nowadays, but who makes the best of the ruling sound. If you listen to Nigerian artist Wizkid you will probably judge him as the best, if not one amongst the greatest. The kid has been doing it for more than a while and his consistency is capped by the […]

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AUDIO ALERT: Wizkid ft. Banky W & Akon – Roll It (Remix)|@wizkidayo @BankyW @Akon

Nigerian crooner Wizkid is on a roll as he gears up for the release of his sophomore album ‘Chosen’, which is scheduled for 2014. The Empire Mates Entertainment signee has released several singles as a build up to the album release and among them is “Roll It”, which featured label boss Banky W. He has […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Sound Sultan ft. Wizkid – Kokose

Naija Ninja, Sound Sultan came together with Starboy, Wizkid to make this wonderful record. It is called Kokose, another dance inspired jam. The pair killed it on the record and made sure to live it up on the video. Club scenes are shown with everyone living it up, and they include cameos of Chocolate City’s […]

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Super Rich Nigerian Musicians Living their Dreams

While many Nigerian musicians have gained recognition within and outside the shores of the country, the impact was fully felt  when Forbes rated seven Nigerian musicians as part of the 10 top richest musicians in Africa. Today, most Nigerian musicians are living their dreams. They live in opulence like their counterparts in other parts of […]

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AUDIO ALERT: Niyola Drunk In Love (Beyoncé Cover)|@iAmNiyola

One would be forgiven for mistaking this girl with Mrs Carter. Well this is Miss Eniola Akinbo aka Niyola, the first lady of Empire Mates Entertainment (EME) records, the record label which is owned and run by non other than Banky W. The reason why she is linked to Beyoncé is because of her cover […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Sarkodie ft Banky W – Pon Di Ting

Ummmm, that’s probably what one would say upon first sight of this more than spicy visual. I guess Nigerian music video director Sesan did not draw any boundaries when he shot this particular video. It has got philandering written all over it. The stars of it, Ghanaian rapper Sarkodie (Sark boss and Konvict signee) and […]

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Sarkodie launches 30-track SARKOLOGY album

Multiple award-winning hiplife artiste Michael Owusu Addo a.k.a Sarkodie has launched his long awaited SARKOLOGY album which was to be released in August this year. The album was launched on Saturday, December 21 at the Accra Sports Stadium with a show dubbed ‘The Sarkology Release Concert’. The concert which started around 10pm saw many hiplife artistes on stage dishing […]

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Africa’s musical greats gather for Channel O awards

From P-Square to AKA, the 10th Channel O Africa Music Video Awards featured and honoured some of the continent’s most influential musicians. Some of Africa’s greatest musical talent gathered at Walter Sisulu Square in Kliptown, Soweto, on Saturday for one of the continent’s renowned music awards ceremonies, the Channel O Africa Music Video awards. Artists […]

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Yet Another African Musical Rich List – Huffington Post Compiled?

Recently we featured a list of the richest African musicians compiled by Forbes Africa and Channel O. We have a new, which many blogs released today, reportedly compiled by media mega-house Huffington Post. It looks convincingly more credible than the Forbes/Channel O one as it consists of a reasonable number of names of veterans whose […]

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Audio: Dbanj – Raise Your Glasses (Hennessy Artistry 2013 Theme Song)

Here is another another potential international hit from superstar African artist D’Banj. It’s a new single called Raise Your Glasses and it’s a party anthem with an Afrobeats/Urban feel to it. The production of the tune was reportedly orchestrated by beverage powerhouse Hennessy, for the GOOD Music artist via it’s entertainment arm Hennessy Artistry. Gidimp3ng.net […]

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