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Davido and Rvssian Join Latin-American Pop Star, Becky G on ‘Next To You Part II’

Not enough can be said about how far Davido has traversed in his journey to becoming the biggest music star in Africa. The Sony Music signee and DMW label leader’s journey cuts across different continents including North America. This month, his fame and sought afte...

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Zlatan is Thankful and Hopeful on New Drop, ‘This Year’

Zlatan remains one of the biggest breakout stories of the past year and a half in the afrobeat scene. Releases like Bum Bum with Davido, Killin Dem with Burna Boy and most recently, the infamous Am I A Yahoo Boy have helped create the star of Zlatan. On his latest release...

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Listen to Jinmi Abduls New Afropop Number, ‘Abena’

It’s often daunting for fans when they must deal with a long wait following the release of a project from their faves. For Jinmi Abduls’ fans, the wait ends today as he shares Abena, a pop number and his first single since his sophomore project, Jinmi of Lagos...

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Listen to KA$H’s Two New Songs, ‘Benedikt’ and ‘Red+Blue (New Bag)’

This year, Traplanta’s KA$H is focused on honing his craft as an individual act which has resulted in more standalone releases from the rapper, kicking off with Toe Touch in April. Today, he shares two tracks, benedikt and red + blue (new bag) both produced by elija...

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Stream PsychoYP’s Trendy New Single ‘Be Like You’

PsychoYP has emerged as a leader of his class in the Nigerian rap scene, commanding the respect of fans and turning idols to rivals. He continues to push the limits of Nigerian rap enthusiasts and carve a niche for himself. On his latest release, Be Like You he gives in t...

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This Is What Rihanna’s First Fenty Collection Looks Like

The world finally gets a full look at Rihanna‘s first Fenty Collection. As CEO and artistic director, Rihanna will make history as the first black woman to head a LVMH brand, fashion’s best announcement since this year. And yet the most pivotal role she will p...

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‘Makoko: The Floating Slum’ – A Showreel of Poverty Porn

“Hypocrisy abhors in others, what we excuse in ourselves.”  I don’t remember the first time I heard the quote above or where I did but it first made an appearance on my Twitter feed in April 2013. In that time, it has informed one of the filters through which I make sense...

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FX to Develop A Series Adaptation of Akwaeke Emezi’s Debut Novel, ‘Freshwater’

Since the release of her debut novel, Freshwater, Akwaeke Emezi has quickly become one of Nigeria and the continent’s most celebrated authors. To follow up on the success of her book, FX Productions has announced that a TV show based on the book is in early producti...

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Rema gets his heart broken in the charming video for ‘Dumebi’

Don Jazzy’s accolades for his king making abilities have reached an all-time high this year with Rema’s foray into the industry. Probably the most exciting talent of the year, he has exceeded expectations with his ability to charm his inclusive audience with h...

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Amaarae and Wande Coal deliver sensual performances on the alluring ‘Spend Some Time’

Way before Amaarae stole the hearts of Nigerians with her contribution to Odunsi (The Engine)’s debut project on Hectic, her silky verse on Santi’s Rapid Fire and her performance during the Art X Live show, she has been hard at work in her home country, Ghana,...

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Watch the trailer for Ifeanyi Michael’s The Foreigner’s God

Ifeanyi ‘IFAN’ Michael just released the first teaser trailer for his highly anticipated period drama, The Foreigner’s God, and it looks tasty. In the teaser, we see Toni Tones, fresh off her stunning performance in Kemi Adetiba’s King of Boys, delivering the goods. The s...

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Nonso Amadi and Kwesi Arthur are heart-breakers on new single ‘Comfortable’

Nonso Amadi is gearing up to the release of his sophomore EP, his second solo sojourn after his joint project with Odunsi (The Engine), War. Originally released in 2015 – a year that witnessed the outpour of the new school in the Nigerian music industry – Nons...

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British-Nigerian Actress, Susan Wokoma Set To Write Her First Feature Film Backed by BBC Films

You’ll probably recognize Susan Wokoma from the critically-acclaimed Netflix series, Chewing Gum, where she stole the show as Tracy’s (Michaela Coel) eccentric sister, Cynthia, and also as the demon-slaying badass in Crazyhead. The award-winning actress who wa...

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Watch the Meji Alabi directed Video for Goldlink and Maleek Berry’s ‘Zulu Screams’

Maleek Berry’s contribution to the first single off Goldlink’s coming project wasn’t one we envisioned seeing as they’re not a team with imaginable synergy but true to the latter’s words to Zane Lowe, the decision to combine varying sounds was a much-needed one that has y...

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1929 is a sloppy portrayal of the 1929 Women’s War

The 1929 Women’s War is an important piece of Nigerian history that’s oft forgotten and overlooked. The stand taken by the women across then Eastern Nigeria is one of the most memorable feminist stands by Nigerian women, particularly for the age in which it occurred...