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Author: Oluwamayowa Idowu

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ELLIOTT WILSON INTERVIEWS FUTURE

Music journalist, Elliott Wilson hosts the CRWN series where he interviews prominent hip hop acts in front of an audience.…

ALBUM STREAM: Future ‘Honest’

Future’s album, Honest goes on sale in a week. However, you can stream the album now. (And decide if it’s…

CUSTODIAN READING LIST

This story of how a woman recovered from her divorce, got into online dating and discovered Love and herself is…

Everything you should know about Mad Men Season 7

Mad Men returns for its seventh and final season on the 13th of April. Last season ended with protagonist, Don…

CUSTODIAN INTERVIEW: ICE PRINCE

Over the last couple of years, Ice Prince has succeeded in making himself one of the most relevant Nigerian acts.…

ILLMATIC AT 20: ZANE LOWE INTERVIEWS NAS

BBC Broadcaster, Zane Lowe interviews Nas on the significance of his legendary LP ‘Illmatic’ as it reaches its 20th Anniversary.…

KANYE WEST SPEAKS AT ADIDAS CONFERENCE

It’s no longer news that Kanye West is collaborating with Adidas. Today, he was presented at the Adidas conference in…

BIYI BANDELE SPEAKS ON HALF OF A YELLOW SUN FILM

Biyi Bandele, the respected author, playwright and Director of the Half of a Yellow Sun adaptation recently gave an interview…

Introducing… MNEK

1) MNEK is a British/Nigerian singer and producer. 2) His government name is Uzoechi Osisioma Emenike. His stage name, an…

‘YEEZUS’ FOLLOW UP ANNOUNCED

It’s not an April Fools’ prank. Expect a Kanye West album pretty soon. Mr West has postponed the Australian leg of…

50 CENT ON THE BREAKFAST CLUB

Curtis Jackson is enjoying a Renaissance. He’s recently become an independent artist and is threatening to release a new album (Animal…

LETTER TO MY MOTHER: OLUWAMAYOWA & OLUWATOMI IDOWU

Mayo: My darling Momo, For a long time, I didn’t think you were a nice person. You were the parent…

MOTHERS’ DAY PLAYLIST

In line with our Mothers’ Appreciation Week, we selected some interesting Mother themed songs. Enjoy them

CUSTODIAN READING LIST

For the next pub quiz : What phones do the world leaders use?  Wale Lawal’s brilliant short story, ‘Dr Lawanson’. Dele Momodu…

PHARELL SIGNS ADIDAS DEAL

The worst kept secret in Urban Fashion is out. Pharell Williams, fresh off the buzz of his new album ‘Girl’…