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Wande Coal’s Coming-Out Party: 10 Years After Mo Hits’ Curriculum Vitae

‘Mo’ Hits is the best team. I don’t think I can leave Mo’ Hits for nowhere…Don Jazzy and D’banj, they’re good people. I don’t see a reason why you just come and perform, and see a slum dog somewhere trying to hustle, and you just take him straight to America.’ – Wan...

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Feeling blue? Listen to PINK, Oma Mahmud’s Second 2017 Project.

We rarely see artists release two individual bodies of work in a calendar year however, Oma Mahmud is here to show he does things as he desires. 7 months ago, his first project, “Interlude” was released, in November, he followed it up with his 2nd full length ...

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The Real Losers in Mo Hits’ Disintegration: KaySwitch and D’Prince

With the disappointing demise of Mo’Hits Records, the music ensemble which produced hit singles like Booty Call and Pere, the entire music industry was thrown into a period of mourning. Some of us (read: me) are still holding out hope for a reunion project. However, as mu...

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Six.Thirty seeks to add wow factor to dining in Lagos.

December is around the corner and while you will most probably frequent a number of concerts, Six.Thirty‘s​ got you if you’re looking to enjoy a new experience! A monthly, themed, ‘secret’ dinner party that takes place in a secret location month (on a Sunday) ...

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Eat.Drink.Lagos Announces #EatDrinkFestival

Eat.Drink.Lagos, is back with the the fourth edition of #EatDrinkFestival presented by Stanbic IBTC on December 26, 2017. In its third year, the Festival heads to the Dorchester on Water Corporation Road, Victoria Island and will be bringing an interesting experience with...

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“Nigeria to the World”: The Bullet That Killed Mo Hits

Do you remember where you were on the 1st of March, 2011? I do. I was in a room in a village somewhere in the middle of England. I took a study break as I prepared for my Psychology A Level – to go on Twitter, as you do. There, I saw something that initially ...

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Editor’s Note: Mo Hits Week

If ever a year captured the importance of journalism, 2017 was it. When done well, it’s one of the great avenues through which we keep those in a position of authority on their squares. When done badly, it erodes the trust of an ever wary public. In a climate of “alternat...

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Relive the best moments of 2017 with “YouTube Rewind”

2017 is/was such a definitive year. It is/was a year that many are glad is coming to an end, while another won the ‘Best International Artist Award’. No matter your perception of the year, some pretty significant as well as comical things happened this year. I...

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Odunsi’s New Single, ‘In The Morning’ Is The Culmination of His Artistry

Very few can boast the same progress Odunsi has since he decided to professionally begin creating music less than two years ago. In 2017 particularly, he has seen his star shine brighter than most would have imagined so early on in his career. After opening the year with ...

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Nigerian bobsled team trio visit Ellen Degeneres

Seun Adigun, Ngozi Onwumere and Akuoma Omeoga are names we will be hearing more about in the near future, as this powerful Nigerian trio, only last month, qualified for and will be representing Nigeria (as our first women’s bobsled team) at the Winter Olympics. Pion...

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The Christmas Gift Guide

by  Ayomide Dokunmu CHRISTMAS PRESENTS FOR EVERYONE! For the first time this year, I made my family and friends promise we were going to do Christmas presents. Getting them to agree was half the battle- the other half was actually finding presents for everyone. After sear...

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Efe shakes the table with “Wonderland”

Wonderland is a song recorded by Nigerian alternative singer, song writer, Efe Oraka for her EP – Magic. From her heart, to ours, Wonderland discusses inner beauty, burning love, adventure, as well as insecurities. With what is obviously inspired by Lewis Carroll...

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Briss B recruits partner Zamir on Photogenic and they create magic.

In June of 2011, a group of talented individuals with complementary talents like singing, songwriting, producing and rapping really surfaced on the Nigerian music scene. The group, comprising of Tomi Thomas, Briss B, Zamir (fromerly known as Yung) and Bridge made up L.O.S...

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Tay Iwar displays creativity on “Dont Do It Issa”

Putting on an exhibition with the intent of exerting himself as an alternative artist, Tay Iwar releases Dont Do It Issa, a song that fails to fall into any one category or follow the footsteps of any indigenous predecessor. The song, as aptly described as esoteric, cater...

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Tyson Noir Catches The “Freaky” Love Bug On His New Single

Since signing with Lycan Records, Tyson Noir has increased the output and continues to put himself on new radars. While you may have the impression that Tyson has gone on a run of releases this year, that’s fairly distant from the truth, however the past 12 months h...