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I don’t want to be associated with men who hurt others while carefully curating their public presence to reflect values they don’t uphold – Temmie Ovwasa shares experience while signed to Olamide’s label
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I don’t want to be associated with men who hurt others while carefully curating their public presence to reflect values they don’t uphold – Temmie Ovwasa shares experience while signed to Olamide’s label

Singer Temmie Ovwasa has recounted what she allegedly faced while signed to Olamide's YBNL label. In a question and answer session she had on Instagram, Temmie alleged that Olamide brought her from Ilorin to Lagos at the age of 18, allegedly rejected every show and offer she got, and also stopped her from releasing music. She also alleged that the wife of the record label owner spoke to her like she was "garbage" in front of her friends. Temmie alleged that Olamide "fucked her mind up" and tried to compensate her, but she let it all slide because she doesn't enjoy talking to his minions or being associated with them. When asked if she will like to collaborate with Olamide when the issue is resolved, Temmie stated that she doesn't want to be associated with men who hurt others ...
BBNaija: Pere reveals future plans, last words to Maria
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BBNaija: Pere reveals future plans, last words to Maria

Evicted Big Brother Naija, BBNaija season 6 housemate, Pere has revealed his plans outside the house. Pere was evicted as the fourth housemate tonight at the season six finale eviction show. When asked of his plans after the show, Pere told Ebuka on stage that he would love to go back to Nollywood and also take chances in music. Pere said: “It was really crazy for me in the house but Nollywood is what’s next for me. “I’m also open to other big things like music.” When asked to say his last words to Maria, Pere said “ I love you.” Meanwhile, Pere known as ‘The General’ before his exit from the house won a brand new car from Innoson.
Arsenal outcast Saliba likened to Van Dijk and tipped for Gunners breakthrough in 2022
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Arsenal outcast Saliba likened to Van Dijk and tipped for Gunners breakthrough in 2022

Nicolas Saint-Maurice, a fitness coach who has worked with superstars of sport and music, believes a talented French defender will come good William Saliba is out of sight again at Arsenal, having been loaned out without a single appearance for the Gunners, but he has been likened to Virgil van Dijk and tipped to come good at Emirates Stadium in 2022. Those bold predictions have been made by elite fitness coach Nicolas St-Maurice, who has worked with superstar performers from the worlds of sport and music. Saliba has been one of his clients, and the 20-year-old defender is expected to follow in the footsteps of a fellow centre-half at Liverpool when finally making his breakthrough in north London.  
If I Wasn’t a Rapper I Wouldn’t Listen to Drake – Rapper, 21 Savage
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If I Wasn’t a Rapper I Wouldn’t Listen to Drake – Rapper, 21 Savage

Rapper, 21 Savage has opined that he wouldn't listen to any music from his colleague Drake if he weren't a rapper. According to Savage, “n****s don’t listen to Drake like that,” but that as an artist, he listens to Drake and can appreciate how hard he goes to put out successful projects. Speaking to DJ Akademiks on his Off The Record podcast, 21 Savage said that fans don’t care about statistics, and to many people in Atlanta, Future is a bigger artist than Drake. "N*ggas don't be listening to Drake like that," "If I wasn't a rapper, I don't feel like I still would listen to Drake, for real. It's just I'm a rapper, so I understand the work he put in, how hard he go. "Like when you ain't no rapper, all them statistics don't mean sh*t.  "A regular street n*gga don't give a ...
FG declares October 1 public holiday
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FG declares October 1 public holiday

The Nigerian government has declared October 1st as a public holiday to mark Nigeria’s 61st independence anniversary celebration. The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, announced this even as he congratulated Nigerians on the 61st independence. Aregbesola in a statement signed by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry, Shuaib Belgore assured Nigerians of the government’s commitment to tackle and eradicate all forms of challenges and all diverse problems. Part of the statement read: “Our warmth, welcoming spirit and love as well as the abundant wealth inherent in our human capital and the richness of our land, makes Nigeria unarguably the leading black nation in the world and Africa’s pride and beacon of hope, if we can rally ourselves together to harness our potentials...
Kanye West ‘cheated on Kim Kardashian with A-list singer,’ source claims
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Kanye West ‘cheated on Kim Kardashian with A-list singer,’ source claims

Kanye West allegedly had an affair with an "A-list singer" while he was still married to Kim Kardashian, a source has claimed. According to The Sun, the 44-year-old rapper reportedly cheated on the reality star shortly after the birth of their second child, Saint, 5. Just weeks earlier, the rapper hinted at being unfaithful to Kim through lyrics of his new music. Kanye rapped that he cheated after the birth of their first two kids . A source close to the family has now claimed to the publication that Kim was going through a hard time after she welcomed her son, Saint. And it is believed that Kanye may have been intimate with a household name back in 2015, according to the informant. The insider claimed: "Kanye cheated on Kim with an A-list singer. At the time it happened...
Sowore brother’s murder scene – Bullet ridden car
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Sowore brother’s murder scene – Bullet ridden car

Sowore brother’s murder scene: Omoyele Sowore has released pictures from the scene of the murder of his younger brother, Olajide Sowore. We had earlier reported that the activist’s younger brother was shot dead near Okada town in Edo State on Saturday morning. According to Omoyele Sowore – who is a former presidential candidate – his brother was killed by the kidnappers/herdsmen in Edo state. The late Olajide Sowore was on his way from Igbinedion University in Edo state where he was studying Pharmacy, when he was shot and killed. See the information posted on the official Facebook page of Omoyele Sowore; My immediate younger brother, Olajide Sowore was today shot and killed near Okada in Edo state by reportedly herdsmen /kidnappers on his way from Igbinedion University i...
Family announce funeral arrangements for Sir Victor Uwaifo
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Family announce funeral arrangements for Sir Victor Uwaifo

The family of veteran singer, late Sir Victor Uwaifo, has announced the burial arrangements for the late music legend. Uwaifo died at 80 in a private hospital after a brief illness on Saturday, August 28, 2021. According to the family, the funeral of the late singer will begin on September 23 till September 26, 2021. The service of songs will hold in his residence on September 23  while a special outing service will hold in honour of the late Joromi singer on September 24. The family say on September 25, guests and dignitaries will be hosted to a lavish ceremony at an undisclosed venue while a thanksgiving service will hold at Holy Cross Cathedral in Benin, Edo State on September 26.
Music legend Victor Uwaifo is dead
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Music legend Victor Uwaifo is dead

Music legend, Sir Victor Uwaifo has passed away. He was 80 years old. In his lifetime, Uwaifo was a prolific songwriter, sculptor, music and instrument inventor. Popularly known as ‘Guitar boy’, the legendary Nigerian died after a brief illness. Uwaifo was honoured with the National Merit Honours of Member of the Order of the Niger (MON). He was the country’s first Commissioner for Arts, Culture and Tourism and winner of the first gold disc in Africa (Joromi), released in 1965. Uwaifo obtained a B.A. Honors (first class valedictorian), Masters degree and Ph.D in Architectural Sculpture, University of Benin (UNIBEN). The deceased lectured at the UNIBEN’s Department of Fine and Applied Art.
Broda Shaggi, Iyabo Ojo and Akpororo Turn Up with the Infinix Note10 Nationwide Caravan Tour
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Broda Shaggi, Iyabo Ojo and Akpororo Turn Up with the Infinix Note10 Nationwide Caravan Tour

Earlier in June this year, Infinix unveiled the Note 10 series in a remarkable online launch featuring top celebrities and incredibly engaging activities. Now, it turned out to be an even more exciting experience with the caravan campaign tour. The event kicked off in Lagos at FINET in Ikeja and at the NYSC Camp in Lagos. Popular entertainer, Broda Shaggi was present to kick-start the fun as the celebrity host of the event. Iyabo Ojo was live on tour as the Travel with Infinix van stormed the city of Ibadan. Trust her to bring all the vibe and energy to the show with music, dance and an unboxing of the Note 10 device. She announced the winners of the raffle draw and took pictures with them at the booth. Fans had the opportunity to experience the wonderful features of the phone like...
University Made Me Feel Like Failure – Blaqbonez Opens Up
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University Made Me Feel Like Failure – Blaqbonez Opens Up

Emeka Akumefule, the fast-rising Nigerian rapper popularly known as Blaqbonez, has said being in the university made him feel like a failure. Blaqbonez said this in a thread on his Twitter page while reminiscing on his struggles in the early days of his music career. According to him, he was almost depressed as his classmates were making As while he was busy dropping mixtapes which made him look like a failure. His tweets read: “I can’t believe I was almost depressed in the University because them engineering shit was killing me, all I wanted to do was rap. “University made me feel like a failure, niggas were getting A’s and future looking bright, I was dropping mixtapes and hoping notjustokay would post it. “I’m really grateful for how far I’ve come. I don’t know who would ...
University Made me feel like a Failure – Rapper Blaq Bonez
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University Made me feel like a Failure – Rapper Blaq Bonez

Nigerian rapper, Blaq Bonez has recalled how his days in the university made him feel like a failure. The rapper who revealed that he was an engineering student, said while others were getting As and having a future that looked bright, he was dropping mixtapes and hoping it got to public space. Expressing gratitude for how far he has come, Blaq Bonez added that he almost got depressed and didn't know how he would have taken care of his mother if he wasn't successful in music. He concluded by stating that his "serious friends" in school are also doing well in their respective fields. See his tweets below.........
Beyonce Opens up on why she’s so Private
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Beyonce Opens up on why she’s so Private

Beyonce is the cover star for Harper's Bazaar The Icon Issue and she spoke to the publication about why she chose to live a private life. She explained that it is easy to lose oneself in the entertainment industry, so she chose to preserve herself by deciding what to share with the world. She said in the magazine's September issue: "We live in a world with few boundaries and a lot of access. "There are so many internet therapists, comment critics, and experts with no expertise. Our reality can be warped because it’s based on a personalized algorithm. It shows us whatever truths we are searching for, and that’s dangerous. "We can create our own false reality when we’re not fed a balance of what’s truly going on in the world. It’s easy to forget that there’s still so much...
Kim Jong-un calls K-pop a ‘vicious cancer;’ threatens anyone caught listening to it with 15 yearsin a labour camp
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Kim Jong-un calls K-pop a ‘vicious cancer;’ threatens anyone caught listening to it with 15 yearsin a labour camp

North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un has described the South Korean pop culture, as a 'vicious cancer' corrupting young North Koreans’ “attire, hairstyles, speeches, behaviors.” That has now prompted him to introduced harsher punishments for anyone caught listening to K-pop or watching dramas from the South after his state media warned that if left unchecked, it would make North Korea “crumble like a damp wall.”   The decision comes as South Korean music, television shows, and movies are enjoying unprecedented popularity around the world. The New York Times reported that state media has slammed the spread of 'anti-socialist' influence - particularly through South Korean movies, K-dramas and K-pop music videos - on a near-daily basis in recent months. Kim has ordered his gov...
”Your actions can indeed hunt you later”- Gospel artiste, Nathaniel Bassey, cautions Nigerians in the habit of insulting men of God during football banter
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”Your actions can indeed hunt you later”- Gospel artiste, Nathaniel Bassey, cautions Nigerians in the habit of insulting men of God during football banter

Gospel artiste, Nathaniel Bassey, took to his Twitter handle this morning to caution Nigerians who are in the habit of insulting men of God during football banter. Minister Bassey wrote,; ''So the fun & friendly football banters we share here has, for some, become a reason to insult and ridicule “Nigerian Pastors?” How sad. What has being a Nigerian Pastor got to go with a football game? Okay then, we’ll just keep it at music and ministry so folks don’t sin. Being on Twitter and social media doesn’t mean you should throw away decorum and respect for people. Folks forget life can be interesting. And your actions can indeed hunt you later. You don’t know where you’d meet people tomorrow. Please let’s act with care even on Twitter. Why do folks think pastors should not relat...
J.Cole Opens up About his Retirement Plans
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J.Cole Opens up About his Retirement Plans

Rapper, J.Cole is thinking about retiring from music. Ahead of the release of his new album The Off-Season, the Grammy Award winning rapper opened up about his future in the rap game as he coverex the June/July 2021 issue of SLAM magazine. Back in December, Cole announced plans for three more projects including The Off-Season, It’s a Boy, and The Fall Off, which is rumored to be his final album. According to Cole he wants to make sure he gives his all if he does decide to leave it all behind. “Oh, bro, I’m super comfortable with the potential of being done with this shit. But I’m never going to say, Oh, this is my last album,” he tells the magazine. “Because I never know how I’m going to feel two years, three years, four years down the line, 10 years down the line, but p...
Marriage, Last Thing on My Mind –GT da Guitarman
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Marriage, Last Thing on My Mind –GT da Guitarman

Singer and guitarist, Olugbemiro Tokunbo, aka GT Da Guitarman, has stated that he is not ready to give marriage another shot. In an interview with Saturday Beats, he said, “Marriage is the last thing on my mind now because I am married to my music and my kids. If I were to give marriage another shot, what would I do differently? Nothing really. I would just still be me, maybe I would complain less. I would love more and complain less but I would still really be me. I don’t think anyone should change themselves. I would accept the one I am having something to do with the way they are, and expect that nobody tries to change me also. That is pretty much it. I feel it is not so complicated. It is about people not concentrating on the flaws of the other person. If we complement each other...
I’m Making More Money as Solo artiste- Singer Peter Okoye
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I’m Making More Money as Solo artiste- Singer Peter Okoye

Peter Okoye of the now-defunct singing duo, PSquare, says he makes more money now as a solo artist than before. Peter who is now known as Mr. P, said this during a recent interview with HipTV. According to him, he no longer has to split his earnings three ways. He said he enjoys his freedom now. “Hundred percent, I am. I don’t have to share three ways. Call it greed or selfishness. It’s your own cup of tea. I share with nobody. Yes, my management and my team. Fine. But I’m doing my own thing. I’m freer. I’m making more money. Freedom is key. I can get a call that there’s a show next week and it’s my daughter’s birthday. I can say, ‘cancel it’. As a group, I couldn’t do that. Moneywise, if I used to share three ways, I share alone. What am I doing music for? It’s about doing i...
I stopped making music because of money – Bisola Aiyeola
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I stopped making music because of money – Bisola Aiyeola

Former BBN housemate, Bisola Aiyeola has revealed she suspended music because it is expensive. The reality star said this during an interview on Inkblot Meet & Greet podcast with co-founders Naz Onuzo, Zulumoke Oyibo and Damola Ademola. Bisola as she is popularly called said her fans might have to wait a while before she makes another music as the cost of music promotion is high. However, she said she is focusing on improving her film making skill. “For the music, it has really been expensive even though I have a record label, it is way more expensive than film, she said. “I was going through my accounts some years back, maybe two years ago with my team and I was like I am not singing again in my life. They laughed and said when you finally hit, you won’t remember th...
I’ll Stop Making Music When I Make $1 billion – Rapper Nasty C
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I’ll Stop Making Music When I Make $1 billion – Rapper Nasty C

South African superstar rapper, Nasty C  has said that he will stop making music when he makes $1 billion (R14.5 billion). In an interview with Sizwe Dhlomo, the rapper talked about how his approach to music has changed and how he thinks he could have done better in his rap career. The 24-year-old also talked about his plans for the future. Nasty C said; “I can’t tell you but I have it all figured out. I am going to go to this place that I love, it’s so left, nobody would actually just move there or even retire there, but I am going to retire there. “I am open about it, a billion, I want to say dollars. God forbid it doesn’t happen. “At 35 I drop all this sh** and I start focusing on something else. So if I am not a billionaire at 35, hopefully, I am in a 100s, in dollars....
‘Our Culture is Confused’- Shatta Wale
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‘Our Culture is Confused’- Shatta Wale

Shatta Wale has said in one of his social media rants that the ambiance permeating the music industry in Ghana is that of a confused one. 1Don says media practitioners ascribe different identities to the genre of music Ghanaian artiste do so it’s hard for them to please these bunch of people who are supposed to know better. His remarks are firmly hinged on the trolls he and other mainstream artistes were subjected to in the wake of Burna Boy and Wizkid’s exploit at the 63rd edition of the Grammy Awards. Shatta believes in the ensuing confusion that arises as a result of the foregoing, it makes it hard for the media guys to push their songs so they get to a wide scale of acceptance.
Size 8 reflects back on her wild past: ‘I don’t deserve this’
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Size 8 reflects back on her wild past: ‘I don’t deserve this’

Size 8 has come from far and we all know this. After clearing High school from State House girls, the lass ventured into music and this how we got to know her. Back in 2011 she released her one and only hit song Shamba Boy that saw make money like never before. But with such a hyped personality who wouldn’t have loved her? However with time she slowly started changing and after meeting husband Sammy Muraya aka DJ Mo she decided to quit the secular music industry. Through her IG page, Size 8 shared a photo from her past to which she captioned; 'I look at this picture and I see the LOVE OF JESUS CHRIST!! THE RECKLESS LOVE OF GOD!! I dont deserve His love neither did I earn it He just forgave me yet I was one of the chief of sinners.' Now that she is a Christian and a minis...
Ghanaians Love Burna Boy When He Smokes Weed But Hate And Criticize Me When I Do The Same- Shatta Wale Bitterly Fumes
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Ghanaians Love Burna Boy When He Smokes Weed But Hate And Criticize Me When I Do The Same- Shatta Wale Bitterly Fumes

Shatta Wale is preaching what is good for the geese is equally good for the gander. He has bitterly asked Ghanaians to do to him what they do to others because we are all the same. He says people have formed the habit of tearing into him and chastising him when he smokes but would hail and laud Burna Boy when he does the same. According to Wale, even if he is making sense, they would say he is talking trash because he is on something cheap and high when mostly it is not the truth. His rants came in the wake of Burna Boy and Wizkid‘s win at the 63rd Grammy. Wale says our industry is stale and no one would win such a global award if they do not heed his advise. He says his Grammys are his properties. Burna Boy Smokes Weed But If I Smoke Small P3 Then Ghanaians Will Be Sh...
I Am Not Leaving Music – DJ Cuppy Replies Troll Over Oxford Admission
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I Am Not Leaving Music – DJ Cuppy Replies Troll Over Oxford Admission

Singer and disc jockey DJ Cuppy has replied a troll who suggested she was quitting music for a while after gaining admission to Oxford University, United Kingdom. The ‘Gelato’ singer recently announced her admission to study for a master’s degree programme at Oxford University, leaving many of her fans wondering what will become of her music career. A fan simply named Ferdy took to Twitter to congratulate her on her admission, adding his joy at Cuppy taking a break from music for at least two years. “Congrats to DJ Cuppy for making it into Oxford University. At least we get a break from her music for 2yrs….and hopefully, she come out and go get a job,” Ferdy wrote. DJ Cuppy replied: “Well, here’s some BAD NEWS bro- I ain’t going NOWHERE! More music coming. I’ll even record fro...
“Wetin Man Go Do” By Burna Boy is my Best Song – Antonio Rudiger
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“Wetin Man Go Do” By Burna Boy is my Best Song – Antonio Rudiger

German international footballer and Chelsea defender, Antonio Rudiger has opened up on his love for Nigerian music superstar and Grammy nominee, Burna Boy and his music. During an interactive interview with Chelsea official website, Rudiger who was about his taste for music disclosed that he gravitates to rhythm and beat of a music than lyrics. When asked who he would love to watch perform live, he said: “I would prefer Travis Scott because his concert are more likely.” According him, his go to song is ‘Wetin Man Go Do’ by Burna Boy as he reveals it is his best song now and it is the song he jams to ahead of every football game.  
Eva Alordiah reveals why she stopped making music
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Eva Alordiah reveals why she stopped making music

Nigerian rapper Eva Alordiah has explained why she stopped making music. The 32-year-old was one of the most-listened-to Nigerian female rappers at some point in the country. She shared the stage with popular Nigerian artists and was on a track with P-Square. However, she stopped making music abruptly then moved to Ghana. On Instagram today, Jan 8, she explained why she stopped making music after a fan asked. "I still don't know why you stopped making music," the fan commented on her latest post. And Eva, who is also a writer and makeup artist, responded, "I stopped to get back to my core essence. I stopped for me."
Femi Kuti Under Attack By Burna Boy Fans For Saying “Music Isn’t Really About Awards”
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Femi Kuti Under Attack By Burna Boy Fans For Saying “Music Isn’t Really About Awards”

Nigerian musician Femi Kuti has come under attack by fans of pop star Burna Boy for what they claim is a subtle dig at the latter’s recent Grammy nominations. In a tweet, Kuti said that music should not be centered around awards or international recognition, and pointed to his father, the legendary Afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti, who was never nominated for a Grammy. “Music isn’t really about awards though,” Kuti said, responding to a tweet that hailed him as the most Grammy-nominated artist in Nigeria. “Fela never won or was never nominated. I don’t think Bob Marley was too. Music is about spreading love, giving people the will to go through the hard times in life, etc and inspiration. Music must bring comfort too.” He went on to say that his father “never cared about any awar...
“I Will Love To Invest In Your Music” – Kiddwaya To Laycon
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“I Will Love To Invest In Your Music” – Kiddwaya To Laycon

This was how the conversation went Kiddwaya: I will love to invest in your music, Immediately we get out of here says Kidd to Laycon, Vee and Trikytee. He also added he has a house filled with Versace that he’d love them to shoot their videos. Vee: Kiddwaya's Dad we love your son Oooh. https://youtu.be/ceEjfmllDOQ
I Can Still Win Grammy – 9ice
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I Can Still Win Grammy – 9ice

“I Can still win Grammy, God can still do it for Me” - 10years after, and Nigerian singer 9ice is still keeping his Grammy Dream alive!!! People are getting it wrong. I didn’t promise anyone a Grammy award; I promised myself. I promised myself a lot of things. I promised myself a Music of Black Origin award and I got it. I promised myself to be one of the most reckoned with artistes and I’ve achieved that. The Grammy-award has been one of my targets as well. There is a Yoruba adage that says, ‘Ba o ku, ise o tan’ which literally means, ‘If there is life, anything can still happen’. I’m still doing music and who says I cannot get it (Grammy award) tomorrow? I still have that belief and I know God will do it for me.”
I Promised Myself, Not Fans, Grammy – 9ice
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I Promised Myself, Not Fans, Grammy – 9ice

Nigerian singer and songwriter and award winning artiste, 9ice revealed that he never promised fans to win a Grammy award for them. In an interview with Sunday Scoop, he said, “People are getting it wrong. I didn’t promise anyone a Grammy award; I promised myself. I promised myself a lot of things. I promised myself a Music of Black Origin award and I got it. I promised myself to be one of the most reckoned with artistes and I’ve achieved that. The Grammy award has been one of my targets as well. There is a Yoruba adage that says, ‘Ba o ku, ise o tan’ which literally means, ‘If there is life, anything can still happen’. I’m still doing music and who says I cannot get it (Grammy award) tomorrow? I still have that belief and I know God will do it for me.”
Cassper claps back at Scoop Makhathini’s claims he’s got ‘nothing new’ to offer
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Cassper claps back at Scoop Makhathini’s claims he’s got ‘nothing new’ to offer

Rapper Cassper Nyovest tackled Scoop Makhathini for claiming he should take a break from music. Scoop is known for sharing his opinions about the industry, often without a filter, and rubbed Cassper up the wrong way with his latest commentary about SA hip hop. In a recent Popcast YouTube episodes, Scoop mentioned how he would love Cassper, AKA and Kwesta to “take a break from making music”. Scoop's reasons included an observation that the rappers, who have spent nearly a decade in the game, apparently had nothing else to say and no different way to say it. Scoop also felt they needed to give the upcoming crop of rappers a chance to shine. Cassper was having absolutely none of it, and came out guns blazing. “This doesn't apply to me at all. Firstly, my last album was two ...
The music Industry is Demonic – Vanessa Mdee Speaks on Quitting Music
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The music Industry is Demonic – Vanessa Mdee Speaks on Quitting Music

Tanzanian music star, Vanessa Mdee went public with her decision of quitting music in her 29 minutes Podcast "Deep Dive with Vanessa Mdee".  According to Mdee, the music industry is demonic and she is currently working on being an advocate of honesty, beauty and what facing your demons can do for you. She said; “I don’t know who needs to hear this, but my mission is to be a light. I know that I would probably disappoint a few people and that’s Okay, I know that my fans don’t wanna hear this but guess what am never be too far away from you, trust me. The reason why I had to leave the industry is because I needed to choose my life, the music industry is demonic. People will tell you half-truth about what really goes on, and the truth is I just wanna be an advocate for honesty an...
“Your music can heal souls during this Covid-19 pandemic” – DJ Cuppy urges colleagues
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“Your music can heal souls during this Covid-19 pandemic” – DJ Cuppy urges colleagues

Popular Nigerian Disc Jockey, DJ Cuppy has urged her colleagues to release songs that will heal souls during Covid-19 pandemic. The renowned Disc Jockey made this call in the late hours of Tuesday, June 9, 2020 via her official page on Twitter. She siad she knows many Nigerian music artistes who are nervous to drop songs at thr moment. Cuppy however urged them to release songs as their songs might heal someone going through alot during the global pandemic. In her words; “With everything going on, I know so many Nigerian artists that are nervous to drop music right now (I felt the same way)… But please DROP your art – you never know, your musical gift could heal someone today!”
“You Must Not Run Away From Music, The Gods Will Never Forgive You” – Uche Maduagwu Tells Omotola Jalade
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“You Must Not Run Away From Music, The Gods Will Never Forgive You” – Uche Maduagwu Tells Omotola Jalade

Controversial social media critic and Nollywood actor, Uche Maduagwu says the gods will never forgive actress Omotola Jolade if she runs away from music. Speaking via his official Instagram page, he added that she is destined to put Nigeria on the world map with her songs. He wrote: uchemaduagwu @realomosexy Baba #FELA will never forgive you if you fail to return to music, you are destined to put #Nigeria on the world map with your #songs. Dear Omotola, obedience is better than sacrifice. This is not the time to listen to haters who are ready to say anything just to discourage you from fulfilling purpose. “You are not just a colleague in #Nollywood, remember what I always tell you on #movie locations that your destiny is tied to #music? Well, go and write this prophecy ...
Reason why Davido is African King & not Burna Boy – Konjo Leyla
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Reason why Davido is African King & not Burna Boy – Konjo Leyla

African Tour Concert Director, Konjo Leyla, has stated the reason why she believes Nigerian singer Davido is African King when it comes to music, and not Burna Boy. According to her, Burna Boy still has a lot of work to do in some Africa countries and it’s too early to crown him as he needs more years to wear the crown. She stated that Davido has the title because he is known in all countries on the continent and he is still in high demand, unlike Burna Boy Read excerpts from her Instagram live chat below: “Now here is the things, at the moment, most people feel like Burna Boy is the biggest artist in Africa, I don’t feel like that, he is not. Because the reason why he is not is because he still has more work to do at the countries in Africa. This is a true story, when it c...
Cynthia Morgan Should Use Her New-Found Fame To Sell CDs – Akin Alabi
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Cynthia Morgan Should Use Her New-Found Fame To Sell CDs – Akin Alabi

Nigerian politician, entrepreneur and philanthropist, Otunba Akin Alabi advised singer, Cynthia Morgan to use her new name to create fame for herself He wrote: “If I were Cynthia Morgan, I wouldn’t use the newfound fame to release a new song. I’d use it to write a book, speak at events, sell CDs, start a podcast etc. There is no guarantee the song will blow & people will move on if it does not. She has a better shot at success this way. “She must find a way to capture value. All these let’s raise money for her to sing a new song. When the song comes out, you would be the first to insult her. She needs to use the new found fame to sell other things. Including the coloured hair she was known for. “For 99% of artistes, if you don’t evolve from singing to other things, you will...
Omotola Announces She Is Back To Music
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Omotola Announces She Is Back To Music

Delectable Nollywood actress, Omotola Jolade Ekeinde has announced that she is back to doing music for the second time. The screen diva made this known via a tweet she sent out on her official Twitter handle on Saturday, 23rd March. The talented actress  recently celebrated 25 years anniversary in the entertainment industry. She wrote: Yasss! I’m back! I feel so Alive ! ?? ~~~<<~~~~~>>~~~~~<>~~~~~~ When I told you Post Covid I’m doing ALL I’ve wanted to do some thought I was just motivating! I’m back to My Music! And this second time around No… https://t.co/p5RBnE2XKo YASSS! I’M BACK! I FEEL SO ALIVE ! ?? ~~~<<~~~~~>>~~~~~<>~~~~~~ WHEN I TOLD YOU POST COVID I’M DOING ALL I’VE WANTED TO DO SOME THOUGHT I WAS JUST MOTIVATING! I’M BACK TO...
DJ Cuppy Mocks All Her Ex-Boyfriends
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DJ Cuppy Mocks All Her Ex-Boyfriends

Popular Nigerian Nigerian disc jockey and music producer Florence Ifeoluwa Otedola, professionally known as DJ Cuppy, has taken to her official Twitter handle to mock all her exes. While it still remains unknown why the ‘Gelato’ crooner is mocking her exes, she accompanied her message with some photos which depict ‘mockery’. In 2017, the popular entertainer made headline when he relationship with former Nigerian international, Victor Anichebe hit the rock. Since then, she has not been seen in public places flaunting or showing off her man. OOBI TO ALL MY EXES ? #CUPPYDAT PIC.TWITTER.COM/SDVPSFK3KY — CUPPY (@CUPPYMUSIC) MAY 22, 2020
“The Kind Of Music And Sound You’re Exposed To Shapes Your Thinking” – Timi Dakolo
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“The Kind Of Music And Sound You’re Exposed To Shapes Your Thinking” – Timi Dakolo

Sensational Nigerian Vocal powerhouse, Timi Dakolo has taken to his social media to reveal that kind of music one listens to shapes your thinking. Dakolo who is one of the best vocalists in the Nigerian music industry took to his social media page to explain how the kind of music you listen to shapes your thinking. Timi Dakolo further went on to say that the kind of sound and music one listen too also shapes ones thinking. Read what he wrote below:-  
DM Your Music To Me – DJ Cuppy To Upcoming Artists
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DM Your Music To Me – DJ Cuppy To Upcoming Artists

DJ Cuppy has taken her twitter account to announce to all her followers that every upcoming artist both male and female that wants his or her song to be played on her next #CuppyDMTracks should hurry up now and dm their songs to her soundcloud account. She furthered more with her next tweet to explained how the song should be uploaded and the benefits involved which includes playing the top 10 best selected songs on her next mixtape #CuppyDMTracks and also helping those lucky 10 winners to promotes their songs. After few days of asking a question of what she should do with all the messages she has been getting in her dm from upcoming artist, Cuppy finally came up with this brilliant idea on how to help upcoming artist, don’t let this opportunity pass you or any upcoming artis...
Social Media Trolls Almost Made Me Quit Music — Waje
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Social Media Trolls Almost Made Me Quit Music — Waje

After the release of her album ‘Red Velvet‘ in 2018, Waje, seriously contemplated shelving her music career. It came as a total shock to music lovers and her fans. Her public outburst on how she did not have money to finance her music career came as a shocker to most people. In April 2019, Waje, went back on her plan to quit music. She set out to re-brand and reinvent herself. That came as a relief to her fans. Now, Waje has publicly explained what pushed her to make that decision. She revealed that ‘social media trolls’ almost buried her. In an interview with Chude, she explained how at a concert, she was not allowed to use a live band during her performance. That got her upset but she did the gig anyway. After her performance, she started trending on Twitter and all he...
“I Don’t Want To Suffer On Earth And In Hell,” Says Liberian Singer, Canc As She Quits Music
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“I Don’t Want To Suffer On Earth And In Hell,” Says Liberian Singer, Canc As She Quits Music

Liberian singer, Canc Queen has announced her decision to abandon music after giving her life to Christ. The ‘Dem girls’ crooner made this known on her social media pages on Friday. Although, it may come as a rude shock to many, Canc explained that she doesn’t want to suffer on earth and also suffer in hell. In her words; “Sorry fans for disappointing u but, I dont want to suffer on earth and suffer in hell. I pray as I have made my decision to follow christ let me not leave him to come back to this kind. Many people will not understand why in a short time a change, because what u want is not what God wants for u. I’m no longer ur dancehall queen. Pls call me CanC queen cause I’m now the queen of my father that is in heaven. I mean Jesus christ the son of God that died for all...
‘I Don’t Want To Suffer On Earth And Suffer In Hell’ – Liberian Dancehall Star, Canc Queen Quits Music As She Gives Her Life To Christ
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‘I Don’t Want To Suffer On Earth And Suffer In Hell’ – Liberian Dancehall Star, Canc Queen Quits Music As She Gives Her Life To Christ

Liberian dancehall singer, Canc Queen has announced her exit from the music business after giving her life to Christ. Canc, who was one of the top dancehall stars in Liberia made the shocking news to her fans via her social media accounts last night, as she reminisced about her life experiences in a series of posts. The ‘Dem girls’ singer revealed that she took the decision to quit music and turn over a new leaf after surviving three near-death experiences. In her words, she said: ‘I had an accident and broke every part of my body, yet still u heal the first time, the second time I was nearly gang-raped, and now the 3rd food poisoned, what king of God are u. ‘ Canc, who is now using social media pages to win souls for Christ, also admitted that music wasn’t her calling an...
Singer, Waje Reveals Why She Returned N25M A Man Invested In Her Music
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Singer, Waje Reveals Why She Returned N25M A Man Invested In Her Music

Nigerian singer whose vocal range covers three octaves, Aituaje Iruobe, known professionally as Waje opened up on why she returned a 25 million Naira a man invested into her music years ago. According to her, she revealed a man invested 25 million Naira into her music when she wanted to shoot her “I wish” video But she later disagreed because it wasn’t working the way she wanted it based on the agreement
My Angel Tolani And Her Music Made An Appearance On CNN – Femi Otedola (Video)
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My Angel Tolani And Her Music Made An Appearance On CNN – Femi Otedola (Video)

The famous Nigerian billionaire Femi Otedola has recently posted a video of her daughter Tolani which made appearance on CNN on his official Instagram page. The billionaire said that he is proud of his daughter to have taken her music so serious that she made an appearance on CNN. Femi Otedola wrote, “My angel Tolani and her music made an appearance on CNN inside Africa this week. So proud, well done!”. As we all know, CNN is one the biggest TV channels in the world so it’s really a big deal if the channel recognizes you because they are showing you to the whole world. Many Nigerians congratulated Femi Otedola and his daughter on this big achievement via the comment section.Some advised Tolani to keep working hard as there are bigger achievements ahead of her. I’m...
Fela has no co-creator of Afrobeat
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Fela has no co-creator of Afrobeat

Of recent, considerable confusion was created by some misinformed commentators whose misguided enthusiasm has led to the propagation of a mistaken notion that Afrobeat was somehow “co-created” by a prominent drummer who performed with Fela for many years. The least that can be said is that this kind of erroneous belief can only arise from a lack of true understanding of the amazing phenomenon known as Afrobeat, the advent of which may be said to have opened up an entirely new chapter in African-derived music. There can be no doubt that Afrobeat came about as a result of Fela Anikulapo Kuti’s inimitable vision, stunning originality, amazing energy, and wonderful creativity. As for the absurd notion that anyone else qualifies to be credited as a ‘co-creator’ of Afrobeat simply by vi...

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