The Lord, The King and An Epic Live Music Experience

On Wednesday, the 22nd of May, 2019, the Lord’s Dry Gin, in collaboration with Trace TV, hosted a live music event with none other than the King of new school music, Wande Coal, to excite invited music lovers at Terra Kulture, Lagos.  The event kicked off at 6pm. The venue was already done up to […]

Episode 49 of ‘Submarine And a Roach’ Posits that “Igbo Women Don’t Drink Beer, They Drink Stout”

In the latest episode of Submarine And a Roach titled Igbo Women Don’t Drink Beer, They Drink Stout, the trio of KOJ, TMT and Mayowa set in motion by reminiscing on their early pubescent years as KOJ mentions being taught about the pros and cons of masturbation in JS2 Integrated Science. TMT then ignited the […]

The Broken Record Podcast’s Religious Episode initiates a necessary conversation about Faith

Episode 10 of Laila Johnson- Salami’s The Broken Record Podcast by Laila Johnson-Salami features Adeolu Adefarasin and Mustapha Briggs and seeks to discuss specific religious values over two sessions. Adefarasin spoke on balancing being acting with being an ordained minister, highlighting how both  endeavours  co-exist. He further construed the underlying intent of Christianity which he deems should […]

Episode 20 of F&S Uncensored is a Reminder That “We Rise By Lifting Others”

Feyikemi and Simi Badiru are emphasizing on the popular quote which doubles as the title of the latest episode of their F and S Uncensored podcast, We Rise By Lifting Others. Kicking off the 46 minute long podcast, Feyikemi is intrigued by our exclusive GMK feature, while stressing on the need to pay attention to the […]

Joey B Joins the ‘Loose Talk’ Giants For Episode 167

For Episode 167 of the Loose Talk Podcast titled Trans Benz, Ghanaian rapper Joey B joins the quartet of AOT2, BadGirlMo, Jess and Steve to discuss pop culture and everything in between. The episode kicks off with a briefing on the viral documentary by an unconventional evangelist Pastor Tony  Rapu about a drug victim, and progressed […]

‘Game of Thrones’ Album Stars British-Nigerian Artist Jacob Banks

Ahead of the forthcoming release of Game of Thrones finale, HBO and Columbia Records on April 26, after the Season 8 premiere, will release For the Throne, a star-studded album with original music ‘inspired’ by the series. The highly-anticipated album features British-Nigerian singer/songwriter, Jacob Banks. Banks’ artistry was more pronounced after his haunting song, Unknown, […]

Israel Adesanya Wins Interim UFC Middleweight Championship

Nigeria-born Israel Adesanya known as Last Stylebender has become the interim UFC middleweight champion after defeating Kelvin Gastelum via unanimous decision in Atlanta last weekend. The twenty-five minute battle tipped to be a fight of the year contender, earned Adesanya his 6th win without a loss in the UFC in just 14 months since his UFC debut. UFC […]

Sasha P Launches “The Hard Knock Series” Music Academy

Sasha P found fame in Nigeria’s mainstream in the early Noughties on the back of Storm Records- the house that Obi Asika built.  Her status as one of the female forebears of the industry is not in doubt. As a means of enhancing that legacy, she’s  announced the launch of a music academy called The Hard […]

Universal Music Group Licenses Nigeria-Based Music Streamer, uduX

Universal Music Group is now the first major music company to license its catalog to uduX, Nigeria’s first domestically launched music streaming service. UduX is currently available via monthly subscription through GTBank’s Habari platform. However, uduX will be fully incorporated into the Nigerian music market as a stand-alone app in the coming months. Going by the […]

Dropped by Tottenham to Captaining Nigeria: The William Troost-Ekong Story

William Troost- Ekong is a core part of a new generation of footballers who serve as a bridge between Nigeria and its sizeable diaspora population. Troost-Ekong who famously came up at Tottenham Hotspur alongside Harry Kane touches on the highs and lows of his career in his Earned Not Given documentary. He tells the story of […]

Watch Mr Eazi, Alex Iwobi, Ainsley Maitland-Niles and Eddie Nketiah discuss Music and Football

It’s established fact that Sports and Music share some synergy as some of the key anchors of the Entertainment industry. This synergy comes to the fore as Arsenal players Alex Iwobi, Ainsley Maitland-Niles and Eddie Nketiah sat with Pop star, Mr Eazi to discuss the complexities of their respective professions. The chat is courtesy of a partnership between Arsenal and […]

Ahmed Musa is NFF’s Player of The Year for 2019

The second edition of the Aiteo/Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) award happened in Lagos on Monday and Ahmed Musa emerged the night’s biggest winner, snagging two awards – Player of The Year and Goal of the Season. WINNER: @aiteonffawards Player of the year (Men) @Ahmedmusa718 #AiteoNFFAwards #NightOfLegends — The NFF 🇳🇬 (@thenff) April 1, 2019 […]

Adekunle Gold Speaks to CNN on using Photoshop as his Music Gateway

Adekunle Gold has since become a household name in the Nigerian music industry following the success of his early singles in 2015- Sade, Orente & Pick Up. Now with two albums to his name, more hits, and sold out shows home and abroad, Gold has been able to seal his place with a sound that is […]

Burna Boy takes ‘Sway in the Morning’

Burna Boy is undeniably the music industry’s man of the moment, following an outstanding run in 2018 which saw him do his utmost best to demolish the age-long Wizkid-Davido duopoly. The Ye singer, on a quest to prove that his run in the past year is no fluke, has shown no sign of backing down […]

Rigo Villardo is Chronicling the DMV’s Music Culture Through Images

Rodrigo Villardo known as RigoShotMe is a music photographer and documentarian who has been chronicling Hip-Hop in the DMV over the last five years. Last month, the Chi Modu inspired story teller hosted his solo exhibition and launch event of his book titled Verified at Maketto in Washington DC. Born in Asunción, Paraguay, Rigo fell […]