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Comic Con is Coming to Africa in September

Africa’s first Comic Con is coming to Johannesburg in September and will be held at the Kyalami Convention Centre from 14th to 16th of the month. Comic Con is a huge and of the most exciting pop culture festival that features comic books, fantasy films and science f...

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Lupita Nyong’o to Produce and Star in ‘Born A Crime’, A Film Adaption of Trevor Noah’s Book

On Wednesday, via her Instagram, Lupita Nyong’o shared that she will produce and star in Born a Crime, a film adaptation of Trevor Noah’s memoir. Noah’s book was published in 2016 by Spiegel & Grau and it won the James Thurber Prize for American humour and...

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Zarion Uti and AYLØ’s ‘Finito’ is Vibes For Your Night Time Drives

In a generation where Yoruba demons and an inability to commit are so pronounced, finding someone who’s all about loving you wholeheartedly often seems like an impossible task. Zarion Uti’s debut project, Zaradise EP introduced him as an artist whose notions o...

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Reservoir Dogs is one of Quentin Tarantino’s extraordinary movies

Reservoir Dogs is an impressive, abrasive gangster movie that proves at most that human nature would always dissolve the most strategic plan. As Quentin Tarantino’s first feature film one could say it’s an impressive debut in cinematic history. This brutal cri...

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Al Ghalib Draws Inspiration from W4’s Kontrol on ‘Ctrl’

Essentially, many of the songs we hear today tap inspiration from other records. On some occasions like Davido’s verse on MIND, we see lazy samples however, more often than not, it’s simply leveraging one line from a song and letting the creative juices flow a...

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Wizkid’s Influence Pervades Ceeza Milli, Spotless and Terri’s ‘Soco’ Verses

The suggestion that Nigeria’s stars create their best music when they’re most comfortable is proving itself to be true yet again. After Davido’s less than inspiring 2016 run, he pulled back and returned to the basics on his way to his most successful yea...

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Empire Mates Entertainment Evolves To Creative Agency

The failure to develop proper infrastructure has created a Nigerian music industry where there are simply too many labels. The dominance of 360 deals has led to most artists breaking away from their labels following the expiration of their contracts and in some situations...

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Nollywood’s Greatness is a Process And We Need to Trust It

In the wake of Black Panther, comedian, AY Makun recently took to Twitter to ask if Nollywood could make it to that level soon. While the answer is probably in the negative, Nollywood has improved immensely over the last couple of years and we continue to see so with the ...

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Adey Extends Range As An Artist With ‘Slender’

In the past few years, we’ve tipped Tekno for big things not just because of his abilities as an artist but also because of the understanding of music that comes from being a producer. Maleek Berry has shown he has the chops to transition albeit only truly in the Af...

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Nissi Is On A Noble Mission To Rid of Negativity With ‘Familiar’

There’s always that one person who attempts to play up their relationship with someone of note. As you grow older, you learn to avoid them or take their words with a grain of salt however, for good relationships to exist, we need to be ‘Familiar’ with on...

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Arcadia TV’s Serious Banta Is a Bit Too Similar To Some Other Shows

Since, BK Chat emerged, it’s become a trend in Lagos for Producers to create content in the hope that it’ll prove controversial and thus, earn notoriety. Arcadia TV’s new web series, Serious Banta starts off addressing the recycled topic of cheating and ...

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Kano Pillars Defender, Udoji Chinedu Passes On Following Car Crash

On Sunday 18th February, Kano Pillars took on Enyimba United in Kano for the final time this season. For Udoji Chinedu, former Enyimba captain it was a nostalgic experience that saw him face-off with former teammates. It was also, sadly, Chinedu’s last soccer match ...

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Black Panther Shatters Box Office Records with $218M Debut

Black Panther, a Marvel Studios and Walt Disney Film directed by Ryan Coogler has smashed box office records taking $218 million. As reported by NY Times the previous record holder was Straight Outta Compton directed by F. Gary Gary which collected $214 million worldwide ...

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Watch Burna Boy Perform ‘Ye’ in Los Angeles

Off Burna Boy’s recently released album, Outside, three records have distanced themselves from the rest in Ye, Heaven’s Gate and PH City Vibrations. The face of afro-fusion has hosted album listening parties from Lagos to Los Angeles. At the moment, he sits in...

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Tomi Agape and Nonso Amadi Will Have You Longing For Touch With ‘In The Night’

If Juls’ Leap of Faith EP did only one thing, it was assure us that some of our favorite new acts (Nonso Amadi, Odunsi, Santi, Tomi Agape) had the chops to create music of the highest level and hold their own in the African soundscape. For many, that was the first t...