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“There are only Four Artistes in Nigeria that have been Nominated for a Grammy”- Seun Kuti
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“There are only Four Artistes in Nigeria that have been Nominated for a Grammy”- Seun Kuti

Veteran afrobeat singer, Seun Kuti has said that only four Nigerians have ever been nominated for the Grammy Awards. In a live IG session with his followers, Seun who is the son of Afrobeat legend, Fela Kuti, dismissed Nigerian artists who claim they have been nominated for the award by way of featuring in a song with an international artiste. According to him, the four Nigerian artists with Grammy nominations are Burna Boy, his brother Femi Kuti, King Sunny Ade and himself. ''There are only four artists in Nigeria that have ever been nominated for Grammys. I'm one of them. They are only four!  Forget all these people you're attaching on featuring. When you're featured, you're not nominated. It's not your song. Only four artists! My brother, me, Burna, Sunny Ade.. Finish! No ...
Grammy Awards: Gov Wike Gifts Burna Boy Land, Money to Build
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Grammy Awards: Gov Wike Gifts Burna Boy Land, Money to Build

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State on Saturday announced that he will be giving a plot of land and cash to Burna Boy as an appreciation for winning the Grammy Awards. DAILY POST had reported that the state organized a homecoming ceremony for Burna Boy after his album ‘ Twice as Tall’ won Best Global Music Album category. The Governor while welcoming Burna Boy and his parents on a courtesy visit at the Government House, Port Harcourt described the Grammy award-winning Afrobeat singer, as the pride of the state. The governor also encouraged Burna Boy to continue making the state proud even as he promised to do anything to promote him. Speaking during the end of the event, the Governor also promised to give artistes who performed at Burna’s Homecoming Concert in Rivers State...
“Having a daughter has made me so vulnerable” – Singer, Simi says
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“Having a daughter has made me so vulnerable” – Singer, Simi says

Nigerian singer, Adekunle Gold's wife, and mother of one, Simi has disclosed how having a daughter has made her vulnerable. She disclosed this in a tweet she posted via her verified Twitter page on Sunday afternoon, February 21 2021. According to her, she does not want her daughter ever be hurt, sad, insecure, in pain, confused or afraid, and her lack of control over these has made her vulnerable. She wrote on Twitter, "Having a daughter has made me so vulnerable. I want her to never be hurt, sad, insecure, in pain, confused or afraid. The fact I won't always be able to control these things has made me the most vulnerable I've ever been in my life. I have to be the best example for her. So help me God." https://twitter.com/SympLySimi/status/1363461615161597953?s=20
Singer Terry Apala caught in bed with alleged cousin
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Singer Terry Apala caught in bed with alleged cousin

Afrobeat singer, Terry Apala has been called out for cheating on his pregnant girlfriend after getting caught in bed with his alleged cousin. According to a Twitter user @Premiumbabygyal who is a friend of Terry Apala's girlfriend took to the platform to drag the singer of jilting her friend. In a lengthy post, she wrote; "So I would normally not do this, but I cant watch my friend suffer whilst I fold my arms and do nothing. So basically my friend has been dating Terry Apala and at the moment she is pregnant. So basically my friend has been trying to reach him, to have him keep up with her since she is pregnant, He keeps lying to her that he travelled, just for her to come see him at home and see that he is cheating on her with a girl he claimed to be his cousin. An...
Seyi Shay Goes Nude In A New Photo
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Seyi Shay Goes Nude In A New Photo

Afrobeat singer and songwriter Deborah Oluwaseyi Joshua also known as SEYI SHAY shares nude photo of her self in bed with the caption “Good sex, No stress, One Boo, NO EX, small circles, Big Cheques” � #2021 #tgif #Biggirl #seyishay #LicNg
Davido Walks In To Surprise His Fan At Beat FM (Video)
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Davido Walks In To Surprise His Fan At Beat FM (Video)

Afrobeat singer Davido walked into an interview on Beat FM to surprise a fan who had won a competition as his number one fan. The fan was totally bewildered as he prostrated, hugged, shook and practically adored his favourite celebrity. https://youtu.be/YyJT5qTVRU4
“I Used To Smoke Before I Chose To Live Smoke Free” – Femi Kuti
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“I Used To Smoke Before I Chose To Live Smoke Free” – Femi Kuti

Afrobeat singer Femi Anikulapo-Kuti on Sunday told a Twitter user that he does not smoke. His statement came shortly after the Twitter user named Collins Ubogu knocked him for speaking on the #EndSARS protest. Femi had written: “To put as short as possible-#EndSARS peaceful protest started, police attacked & failed, thugs sent & failed demands of the protest grew larger #EndBadGovernanceinNIGERIA, soldiers sent to shoot. “Palliatives meant for the people found. All hell breaks out. Govt failed its people.” Mr Ubogu who was not in support of what Femi wrote replied, “Stop smoking weed your father is more knowledgeable than these.” Then Femi wrote: ” I don’t smoke…” Another Twitter user simply named Olu replied Femi’s tweet saying his brother Seun Kuti who smokes would no...
Davido Confirms Role in Eddie Murphie’s Sequel, Coming 2 America Via His Twitter Handle
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Davido Confirms Role in Eddie Murphie’s Sequel, Coming 2 America Via His Twitter Handle

Nigerian Afrobeat singer Davido has been listed as part of the cast in Eddie Murphie's sequel, Coming 2 America. Coming 2 America is an upcoming American comedy film, the second installment in the Coming to America film serie. It serves as a sequel to the original film of 1988 which has remained a worldwide success. The film stars Eddie Murphy as an African Price who went to America in search of true love and self discovery. The cast list also show Rick Ross and Michael Blackson as new entrants into the comdey flick. This is another great move for the 30 billion crooner.
“Done And Ready” – Wizkid Hints His New Album, ‘Made In Lagos’ Will Soon Be Out
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“Done And Ready” – Wizkid Hints His New Album, ‘Made In Lagos’ Will Soon Be Out

Nigerian Afrobeat singer Wizkid has hinted that his new album ‘Made in Lagos’ is now complete and is set to hit music stores soon. The BET award-winner made this revelation in a series of cryptic posts on his Twitter page on February 20, 2020. Wizkid intimated that the reason why he has been quiet for some time was that he was busily working on his album and his spirit. The message came via his Twitter account as well where he wrote, “Finally done! So you know what that means!” This came after he wrote that, “I(‘ve) been working on my album and my spirit.” Finally, he also wrote that he appreciates his struggles, “Very happy for growth and God’s guidance. I love my scars more than ever.” See the post below; Finally done! So you know what that means! ?? — Wizkid (@wiz...
FG Still Owes My Family Compensation, Apology – Seun Kuti
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FG Still Owes My Family Compensation, Apology – Seun Kuti

Seun Kuti, son of late Afrobeat singer, Fela Kuti says the federal government still owes his family an apology and compensation. Seun, also a musician, made this known while speaking in a recent interview. He spoke on a couple of things including Omoyele Sowore, publisher of Sahara reporters and human right activist. “It’s a shame that we’re still ruled by the same people my father was talking about 35 years ago or something, that’s poor. We need to do better,” he said. “My father said everything he had to about Buhari. He’s a kind person that you don’t need to go far to find out what my father thought about him. “Buhari is one person, you know but I feel the federal government still owes the Kuti Family an apology, not just my dad, and compensation. “Sowore’s cause...
Musicians Are Greedy With Information, They Wont Show You The Way – DCryme
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Musicians Are Greedy With Information, They Wont Show You The Way – DCryme

Hip life and afrobeat singer, DCryme has lamented about the greediness of some Ghanaian musicians. The singer made this claims during an interview on 4stye TV as he promotes his new single, “Chicken change” According to DCryme, fellow musicians don’t share information on how to get the right connects. He made this submission while talking about why Ghanaian musicians don’t often get international nominations like the BET’s. See the video:
Kiss Daniel Show Off The Picture Of His Babymama And His Son, On His Instagram Page
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Kiss Daniel Show Off The Picture Of His Babymama And His Son, On His Instagram Page

The Nigerian afrobeat singer known as kiss Daniel show off the photo of his babymama and his son on his Instagram page . The artist who is been doing great on his music career some years now. He first start his music career with GWORLDWIDE Label about there year ago and later got a problem with the label and he makes a move to have his own label known as FLYBOY music. He has so many hit track last year been 2019 like PARK AND GO, MADU and so many hit track in 2019.
Burna Boy Speaks On His Desire To Cross Over To The American Music Industry
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Burna Boy Speaks On His Desire To Cross Over To The American Music Industry

Nigerian singer, Burna Boy has opened up on his actual desire concerning crossing over to the American music industry. In an interview with The Fader, the Afrobeat singer who is fast gaining international recognition, revealed that his actually desire is to cross foreigners over to African music. ”Yeah, I care about crossing over, but like in the opposite way. It’s like I want to come here (US) and cross you over to where I am (Africa). Because where i am is the actual home or the beginning”, Burna Boy said. Speaking on whether African music is accomplishing giant strides abroad, Burna Boy said, ”It’s being accomplished because now everyone I come across is proud to be African” When asked if he feels Nigeria is being misunderstood by outsiders, the singer said even insiders...
Photos Of Femi Kuti At The Opening Ceremony Of AFCON 2019
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Photos Of Femi Kuti At The Opening Ceremony Of AFCON 2019

Nigerian music legend, Femi Kuti, got fans at the 75,000-capacity Cairo International Stadium rocking alongside Egyptian music star Hakim and Dobet Gnahore from Ivory Coast as part of festivities in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) opening ceremony.
“I Be Street Boy, Na Money Make Me Look Like Ajebo” – Solidstar
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“I Be Street Boy, Na Money Make Me Look Like Ajebo” – Solidstar

Nigerian Afrobeat singer, Solidstar who began his musical career as a drummer for a local church in his hometown of Delta State, shares new photo as he says its money that change his appearance, he is still a street boy. Solidstar who left Achievas Entertainment record label to Shaba entertainment as been making waves in the music industry with his street style. He wrote: "Money don make me look like Ajebo Finnish.But the blood remains Street�"
Seun Kuti Has Recreated His Own ‘Spiderman’ Trend
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Seun Kuti Has Recreated His Own ‘Spiderman’ Trend

Afrobeat singer Seun Kuti has gotten the laughs in many following the release of his ‘Spiderman’ pictures. The singer has joined the Spiderman trend online following the recent incident that happened in France which saw a young man scale balconies to get to a child who was hanging from one of them. He captioned the photos; ‘let me be the first Naija guy to use the new French citizenship application form’

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