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Toye Aru Releases Debut Record, ‘Freedom Riddim’

After earning production credits on releases like Lady Donli’s Classic, Girate by Teffy featuring BOJ and Santi’s Icy, Toye Aru drops his debut musical release, a dance leaning record tagged Freedom Riddim. The self-produced track features elements of EDM and is mea...

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Boj Calls On Fresh L, Falz and YCee for ‘Awolowo Remix’

Boj’s story is one that’s seen him hit high and lows from the point of view of the follower. Breaking out as some dubbed the Messi of DRB, it seemed like he took some time off and let his foot off the pedal, sparsely releasing music and taking a back seat of s...

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Listen To ‘Brand New’ The Lead Single From DndSection’s Upcoming Project

Singing “please don’t flex on me and I won’t flex on you,” on Brand New, DNDSection gives the impression of an artist simply in his lane. The line in some form describes the past couple of months for the Atlanta based rapper who is readying himself...

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Listen To Burna Boy Focus His Energy Where It Matters On ‘Anybody’

Releasing throwaway singles is something that takes mastery and if anyone has shown us they know what it takes, it’s Burna. While it is unclear whether his latest release, Anybody will make an appearance on the upcoming African Giant project, it would be well suited...

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Wizkid, Maleek Berry, Tyler The Creator and more join Goldlink on his sophomore album, Diaspora

Months ago, DC MC, Goldlink found his way to the Alternative scene in the Nigerian music industry through Santi who has not only served as a worthy pipeline but gotten his fair share of the former’s wicked and memorable flow. Once Goldlink got in, he was smitten by ...

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Black Magic is on brand in the heartwarming video for ‘Anything For Love’

Much to our displeasure few years after he took the industry by storm with his alternative sound, Black Magic took some time off, a hiatus that left a void in the industry. Last year, he began to make his way back and though this has only resulted in a handful of singles,...

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Featuring Adekunle Gold, Ice Prince and Runtown among others, Walshy Fire’s debut project is a culture fest

Last year when Major Lazer highlighted Nigeria and other countries in Africa before and after the release of their stellar all star mixtape, Afrobeats (DJ Mix), the general consensus was that the project was the icing on the cake for the group but when Walshy Fire, 1/3 of...

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Falz and Dice Ailes are worthy opponents in the comical video for Alakori

Since he infiltrated the industry barely half a decade ago, Falz has assumed different roles and personalities built on his versatile personality, most impressive of which is his role in battling the irregularities of our society. Since the release of his 7-track project,...

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Five Nollywood Films Based on Real Life Events.

Biopics and historical films based on real-life events are not common in Nollywood, and when you watch a film like The Darkest Hour, you crave a Moshood Abiola (MKO) biopic; a series like Ava Duverney’s gut-wrenching When They See Us makes you want to see the story of the...

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Attitude taps Mayorkun, BOJ and Reekado Banks for ‘Higher Your Body’

Individually, Mayorkun, BOJ and Reekado Banks have been making solid moves that have definitely elevated them in the last couple of months. While Mayorkun’s debut album, The Mayor Of Lagos was a huge success, BOJ has been championing the Alte Community and Reekado Banks l...

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Yemi Alade shares another upbeat single from her upcoming album, ‘Bounce’

Steadily sailing with her Mama Africa title, Yemi Alade has travelled through years of competing in an industry that doesn’t favour women quite comfortably. Though uncertainty featured heavily in her beginnings, understanding the market and her fan base helped secure an e...

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Olamide seeks to join the Billionaire Boys Club in the Oil and Gas video

Last month, Olamide sought to join the Billionaire Boys Club with a salute to our country’s billionaires, a well worn path in the industry particularly from the Afro Juju genre where praise singers are common. While the song titled Oil and Gas does not have the same...

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ICYMI: Listen to Chike Agada and Davido’s mid-tempo love ballad ‘Lately’ here

One of Davido’s selling points that serve as validation of his influence is the manner in which he’s able to bring out of obscurity  unheralded musicians through features. His “we rise by lifting others” mantra has given the likes of Zlatan, Peruzzi and ...

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Watch the Official Trailer for Julius Onah’s Psychological Thriller, ‘Luce’

The first trailer for Luce, a psychological thriller directed by Nigerian-American director, Julius Onah highlights an award-winning cast and a provocative, well-crafted teaser. Earlier this year, the director known for his work in The Girl Is in Trouble, The Cloverfield ...

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Stream DJ Olu and Mayorkun’s ‘Raja’ Here

Prior to the untimely passing of DJ Olu in October 2017, he had begun putting the work in for his debut album, Legends Never Die. The project was billed to feature Mayorkun, Boj, Moelogo, Piego, Danagog, Deekay, Ayojay, Davido, Hassboss, Bathing Montel, D-O, Kamo and New ...