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Reminisce’s Ponmile and All The Fuego Covers Yet

The original song Ponmile by Reminisce is divine and profound. It is exclusively sung in Yorba and is a song about, love, hustle and respect. The video, if you haven’t already seen it features the very brilliant Lota Chukwu and comical Odunlade Adekola (who shows us a who...

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Major Lazer’s Particula Video Encompasses 70’s Culture in Johannesburg

While it may not currently be a thing, there is some validity to a claim that Major Lazer have been largely responsible for the breaking of African music in the Western world. Typically, it comes from alterations to African songs which pique an interest in the sound and o...

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University of Nsukka Launches Laptop Assembly Center

Dependence on the West has revealed itself in different ways. Typically, it comes in the form of seeking Western understanding of our way of life and demanding that we are represented accurately in the media for instance. While it’s an interesting ask, there’s...

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DJ Xclusive’s All White Party: 12 Hours of Straight Rocking Off

Walking into the most iconic of event centers on the island, under a decently lit sky, concertgoers and excited Lagosians were greeted by hostesses dressed in all white ensemble and silver face-masks. This was only after they got past the savage looking bouncers of course...

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The Love Story of A Fisherman and a Millenial: A Fashion Campaign

The Nigerian Articulate Culture Kullection (NACK) releases a fashion campaign about the love story between a fisherman and a millennial. Located in South-Western Nigeria, Northeast of Lagos and SouthWest of Abuja, Ibadan is the place he calls home. He is a hardworking fis...

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WavyTheCreator Succeeds in Fusing House and Afro-pop on ‘Interlude’

Pull out your tent pegs, saddle your horses, enlarge your boarders, and get ready because Afro pop is getting a face-lift. Afro pop has adopted in recent times elements (particularly in musical instruments and recording studio techniques) of western music. Soaring on the ...

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Sanusi Lagos releases Against All Odds Capsule Collection

With Davido’s collaborative collection with Orange Culture, conversations about the continuing relationship of music and fashion in the Nigerian scene were sparked. While the musician’s collection was one of the first times we saw a Nigerian artist release his...

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Chyn Just Released the Video for Omo Kekere and It’s Amazing!

Chyn is a brilliant artist. His distinct voice and poetic dexterity is more than a breath of fresh air to a Nigerian music industry that is full of artists who almost always sound the same and create similar sounding music. Omo Kekere is really all the proof you need. ...

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In Memory of Deejay Olu per Nigerian Creatives

Two days ago, the news that Gbemiga Abiodun popularly known as Deejay Olu had been found dead in his car alongside friend and partner, Chime sadly made its way out. Since then social media’s streets have been full of tributes the DJ and entrepreneur who has gone too...

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Olamide and Phyno are back with another single – Augment

It is no mistake that songs like this come out this time of year. Many may argue that they are done for the love of music or any other reason, but the business aspect of things make it a necessity. Celebratory tunes like this forecasts all the jubilation fast approaching ...

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Lyricism in Rap: Are Nigerians too dumb?

On that Loose Talk episode which had the entire music industry abuzz, Nigeria’s own Mr. Incredible, commenting on lyricism in Nigerian rap argued that rappers often have to dumb down their lyrics for the Nigerian market, citing Anoti as an example of a hit song whose bars...

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Wizkid Took a Step Forward at Globalizing Afrobeat with Royal Albert Hall Show

The Royal Albert Hall is a concert venue on the northern edge of South Kensington, London with a capacity of 5,272 seats. Since its opening by Queen Victoria in 1871, the world’s biggest names such as Seal, Stevie Wonder, The Spice Girls, Jimi Hendrix, Janet Jackson...

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Donate Generously And Be Part of History in Creating This Indigenous 3D Animated Movie

First of all, watch this. Tell me that was not amazing. What you just watched is a 3D animated short African film titled Dawn Of Thunder. It is the story of Sango, the famed god of thunder with lightning running through his veins and fire in his mouth. Komotion studios wi...

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Davido To Visit 9 African Countries During 30 Billion Africa Tour

Following an extensive World Tour that saw the pop star take to North America, Europe and Africa, Davido releases the dates for his 30 Billion Africa Tour. With only about half the number of shows from the World Tour confirmed at the moment, it looks like the 30 Billion G...

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Dan King delivers clever word-play on One X Two ft New World Ray and Annalisa Walters

One X Two by Dan King ft (New World Ray and Annalisa Walters) buttresses this point. The 4 minute-long track provides ample time for each artist featured to display their skill in distinct fashion as each act flows for 60 seconds or more. On the throbbing chorus, not pron...