Thursday , 15 April 2021

entertainment

Burna Boy’s producer Benjamz gets Grammy recognition

Benjamz, one of the Nigerian producers, who worked on Burna Boy’s Grammy-nominated album, ‘African Giant,’ has received a certificate of recognition from The Recording Academy. Benjamz shared the good news with millions of his fans on his Instagram. His certificate of recognition was for his effort on the album, which was nominated for ‘Best World Music Album’ at the 62nd ... Read More »

One of Nigeria’s biggest beauty pageants, Miss Global Nigeria is Back

The beauty contest, set up with a view to invoking beauty as a tool for universal amity has commenced preparations for the hosting of it’s next edition. According to the Chaperone of the pageant adjudged as Nigeria’s fairest, Mitchell Ijeh-Udoka, the winner of the forthcoming edition represents the nation at the Miss Progress International, www.missprogressinternational.com holding in Italy between September ... Read More »

Controversial Issues : K1​ DISTANCES SELF From Aide’s Comment On BBC Radio Program​

The king of Fuji music, Wasiu Olasunkanmi Marshal K1, on Monday, distanced himself from comments made by one of his aides on a radio program.​ The aide reportedly granted an interview to the BBC Yoruba service on the face-off between the Fuji maestro and a broadcaster,​ Wole Sorunke(MC Murphy), on Sunday,​ where he made disparaging statements against the Freelance and ... Read More »

Lagos, Ogun demand tax from Laycon after BBNaija win

The Lagos Internal Revenue Service and its counterpart in Ogun State have indicated interests in the collection of tax from the winner of the 2020 edition of the Big Brother Nigeria reality TV show, Olamilekan ‘Laycon’ Agbeleshe. The agencies made this known while congratulating Laycon over his victory. “Congratulations @itsLaycon winner @BBNaija Lockdown edition. More wins!! We look forward to ... Read More »

AKINWALE ADEMOKOYA LAUNCHES AKAD RECORD LABEL

 AKAD RECORDS is a music discovery company, dedicated to discovering, supporting, and promoting visionary African artists from around the globe. Its pioneer act, Lil Dee has been signed to the record label while the new company also aims to sign one of the hottest producers around. CEO of the company, Akinwale Ademokoya offers a sneak peek into what this new record label ... Read More »

K1 Blazes Another Trail With New EP Fuji The Sound

In another grand arrival of what he is known for, music icon and grandmaster of the Fuji music genre,King Wasiu Olasunkanmi Marshal has just proved it again that he is not just a leader but a trail blazer in the fuji music world with his latest effort aptly titled​ ‘Fuji The Sound’ This time around, K1 went deep into his ... Read More »

ACE JUJU MUSICIAN, DELE TAIWO CALLS OUT TO FEATURE DAVIDO

Reminiscing Nigerian grooves of the past by one of our living and ageless icons, Dele Taiwo’s “MAMA” song which he released over two decades ago is one evergreen music that keeps resonating amongst music lovers, as well as other of his hits such as Ere bere alarinrin, Funkadelia, Gentle manliness, Wedding bells, Excuse me dance, etc. Asiwaaju Dele Taiwo as ... Read More »

JUST IN: Nollywood veteran, Ogun Majek, dies

Popular Yoruba actor, Gbolagade Akinpelu popularly known as Ogun Majek, is dead we gathered he died on Thursday morning at his Imalefalafia, Oke-Ado, Ibadan home. Veteran actor and filmmaker, Tunde Ola-Yusuf, confirmed the incident. In a terse statement, he said: “From him we come and on to him we shall return, Alh Gbolagade Akinpelu Ogunmajek has returned to his creator. ... Read More »

Netflix joins forces with Nigeria’s talent to showcase its creative wealth to the world

  …Made by Africans, Watched by the World #AfricaOnNetflix Nollywood has been at the epicentre of the African entertainment industry, creating stars and producing content that’s resonated with fans across the continent. This year, Netflix joins hands with some of Nigeria’s most talented creatives to bring their unique stories to the world. With this newfound access to the global stage, ... Read More »

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