Tag Archives: NIGERIA

VIDEO ALERT: Popcaan and Davido – My Story

Jamaican Dancehall hot boy Popcaan recently teamed up with his Nigerian Afrobeats counterpart Davido to release a single entitled “My Story”. The intro to the song definitely has Davido’s signature Afrobeats sound. However, we are not sure we really feel the way the crooner entered the track. The content of the lyrical body of the […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Jah Prayzah Ft. Davido – My Lilly

“You shine like the light from the Sun girl!” are the words every girl in love is likely going to want to hear from their man starting this year and beyond. These are the words from the song “My Lilly” by Zimbabwe’s Jah Prayzah featuring Nigeria’s Davido. Jah Prayzah, the now serial-collaborator has done it […]

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2016 Suicide Attempt: Tiwa Savage’s Husband, Tee Billz Admits ‘I Lost My Mind’

BARELY one year after, he attempted to take his own life, Tiwa Savage’s estranged husband, Tee Billz, has opened up on the ugly incident, blaming his breakdown on the “loss of his mind.” Speaking in a recent interview with Linda Ikeji TV, Tee Billz revealed that before the supposed suicide attempt, he realized that something […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Yemi Alade – Tumbum

Ladies, do not fight against each other when you find out a man has been cheating with one of your friends/colleagues. That is exactly the lesson Queen of Afrobeats Yemi Alade is trying to convey through the video of her new song “Tumbum”. Sounds familiar? Yes, a similar concept was brought out in her last […]

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Tim Westwood Calls Wizkid “One Of The Greatest Artists I Have Ever Seen”

Tim Westwood, is undoubtedly one of the most important disc jockeys and radio personalities in the UK and he’s talking about African music influencing UK rap artists, his perception of Wizkid as a G.O.A.T and the three artists who left a lasting impression on him. For the last three decades, Westwood’s praises have been sung from […]

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How Nigerian Artists Made Their Mark On British Music

The achievements of a new generation of artists have not just helped shape British pop, but given a sense of pride to the diaspora “At school, the African kids used to lie and say they were Jamaican.” Those were the words of Skepta (aka Joseph Junior Adenuga) during a recent profile in the Fader. He […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Tinie Tempah Ft. Wizkid – Wizkid Ventures Into Uncharted Latin American Territory

One could be forgiven for thinking that Wizkid is a dark-skinned/African South American when they hear “Mamacita” by Tinie Tempah featuring the charming young Nigeria singer. The first to do so, as far as we are concerned, Wizzy held the chorus to the song with a flawless Southern American vibe. The Disturbing London artist who was featured […]

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FORTUNATE SON: Davido’s Upbringing Was Almost Impossibly Blessed

Now, he’s leveraging his resources to model the future of African pop. Once, while on a Greyhound layover in Birmingham, Alabama, David Adedeji Adeleke, the Nigerian pop star now better known as Davido, spotted a familiar face on the CD rack of a bus station rest stop. Packed between sections for Top 40 and oldies […]

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Nigeria’s P-Square Pop Group ‘Sack’ Elder Brother Manager

Two years after they were rumoured to have broken up, Nigerian pop duo, P’square are back in the news again as one-half of the singing duo, Peter Okoye yesterday moved against their management company owned by their elder brother, Jude Okoye. In a series of tweets, Peter who has been on a business trip in […]

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TRENDING: From Hawking Bread On The Streets, Olajumoke Has Become A Model Overnight

Miracles do happen; yes, they do – such as the story of Olajumoke Orisaguna, a mother of two children who relocated from Osun state to Lagos because of hardship. A hair stylist, Jumoke began hawking bread when she got to Lagos; and that was what she was doing on the day she was “led” to the studio of […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Admiral C4C Ft. Nyanda (Brick & Lace) – Outta Control

Eastern Europe based Nigerian musical star Admiral C4C returns with an outstanding brand new song and video “Outta Control featuring one out of the American-Jamaican super girl-duo Brick & Lace – Nyanda. “Outta Control” is a really cool blend of dancehall, pop & dubstep music, produced in the UK by prolific young producer Eminik. The song has that bouncy […]

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The Black African Women Rock Awards 2015 Totally Rocked

It’s not very often when you hear Swahili, Yoruba, Ghichewa, Shona, Ndebele, Zulu and other African languages being spoken under one roof in London. Don’t get us wrong, London is a very multi-cultural city, if not a melting pot, and several African cultures are a part of the mix, but to bring these people together […]

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