Netflix Acquires Kunle Afolayan’s Upcoming Movie, ‘Mokalik’

Netflix isn’t slowing down on its acquisition of Nigerian films. The streaming giant, which recently bought the global rights to Genevieve’s Lionheart and Niyi Akinmolayan’s Chief Daddy, has just acquired Kunle Afolayan’s Mokalik alongside other pictures of the Nollywood director. At the French + Nigeria Cinema Days, a 2-day event hosted by the French Embassy […]

Simi and Patoranking Live It Up In Colorful ‘Jericho’ Video

Simi’s sophomore album, Omo Charlie Champagne came and went with much less vim than her debut, Simisola. Off the 13-track album, she shares the video for one of its standouts, the Patoranking assisted, Jericho. In typical Simi style, she takes the Dancehall inspired bop to the streets adorned in an array of beautiful colours where […]

Simi flies Solo on new self-produced and mixed track ‘Small Ting’

Considering how well Simi has been able to blend with the demands of Mainstream music after coming from a background entrenched in Gospel Music, her decision to test the waters as a producer and sound engineer comes as no surprise to us. As she continues to build on her versatility, she diversifies into Production, Mixing […]

The Sound Report: The Best Releases From April 2019

This past month was not exactly flooded with premium content from Nigerian Musicians seeing as there’s a general theme of hibernation in anticipation of the summer but in more ways than one, we were blessed with impressionable sounds from some of our faves. In no particular order, these are our best sounds from April 2019: […]

Simi and Falz reunite on the comically informative ‘Mind Your Business’

In a theatrical record topped off with lyrics to match, Simi and Falz return this week – just hours before the former shares her second stuido album – with a track titled Mind Your Business, reminiscent of the days when their musical chemistry was mistaken for romantic. On the comical drum led track, the duo […]

Simi Announces the Title and Release Date of Her Sophomore Album

Singer Simi has just announced the title and release date of her highly anticipated sophomore album which is exactly a month from today. Following the success of her nearly two-year-old debut album Simisola which can boast of some feats like becoming the first album to amass over a million streams on Africa’s foremost streaming platform […]

Watch Simi Bring High Spirits To The Streets In Video for ‘Ayo’

Simi began her 2019 on a joyous note with the release of her first single of the year, Ayo, a while back. Continuing her jolly high, Simi has put out a video to accompany Ayo. The talented singer and songwriter had quite a number of things to be happy about in the past year and […]

The Report: The Best Sounds From January 2019

Apart from fresh starts, January is the month in which the old fades away and the new is ushered in. While not much has changed in the Nigerian music industry these past few weeks, our sound antennae have captured slight differences including Davido’s more pronounced presence in the industry. January gave us a number of […]

Simi is Jubilant On Her First 2019 Solo Effort, ‘Ayo’

Simi has released her first solo single of the year, Ayo following her joint single with husband Adekunle Gold, Promise. Over the Legendury Beatz production, Simi sings about being elated and thankful for the blessings she has received over the years. She also sings about being hopeful for even better things to come her way […]

Adekunle Gold and Simi Share An Extension Of Their Happiness in Heartwarming Video For ‘Promise’

Adekunle Gold and Simi make promises to each other in their wedding themed video; Promise which features heartwarming clips from their recent wedding. The eclectic duo successfully pull off a Shawn and Beyonce Carter move reminiscent of their 2017 hit; No Forget, with even more genuine expressions of affection and an obvious flair for unrefined […]

Atop His Lagos To London Bus, Mr Eazi Professes Love To Simi

Hot on the heels of the glorious publicity blitz currently surrounding his artistry, Mr Eazi shares the video for Surrender: one of the biggest songs off his just released Mixtape: Life Is Eazi: Lagos To London and quite frankly, a late contender for Song of the Year seeing as the lyrics “I surrender to your […]

Your Definitive Event Guide to Christmas 2018 in Lagos

Christmas is around the corner and as you look to plan your holidays, we’ve got you covered with all the events that matter. This list will be updated as more events are made available to us. To submit an event, please email us at enquiries@culturecustodian.com NB: * Indicates an unconfirmed event 2PM, December 1 | […]

Mr P And Simi Are Lovers In New Zulu Inspired Single; Zombie

Ever since his estrangement from his twin brother; Paul and their defunct group; P-Square, Mr P has maintained a low profile sonically perhaps as a result of the flak he got for his post break up singles; My Way, Wokie Wokie among others. Like the undaunting entertainer he is, the P Classic Record Label leader […]