Wizkid Should Have Won BET’S Best International Act – Black Coffee

The 2016 BET Awards which was recently concluded saw South African artiste, Black Coffee, clinching the award for the Best International Act, Africa category. Black Coffee, who was nominated alongside two other South African talented acts, AKA and Cassper Nyovest, said he wished the award would have gone to Nigerian superstar Wizkid. In his word: I would like to see Wizkid take it. […]

HOME NEWS FEATURED POLITICS BUSINESS ENTERTAINMENT LIFE& STYLE SOCIETY SPORTS ☰ Big trouble in Linda’s paradise…FIRS slams N75m on Linda Ikeji for tax evasion

Celebrity blogger denies ownership of N500m mansion • Critics flay her for faking affluence By Tola Ogundipe Mischief makers are at their worst again. Like predatory locusts swarming on a bean farm, they have gathered to pierce at the jugular of Linda Ikeji, the celebrity blogger. No sooner did the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) […]

OJB Jezreel dies at 49

Nigerian music producer and singer, Babatunde Okungbowa, popularly known as OJB Jezreel has been reported dead. A family source told The PUNCH the artist behind such hits as Searching and Pretete died at his home in Lagos. The source said OJB had a relapse about two weeks ago and had to be placed on dialysis, […]

‘LITE OUT’: OJB Jezreel dies just before 50th birthday

Babatunde Jezreel Okungbowa, popular musical artiste and producer better known as OJB Jezreel, has died. According to a family source, OJB, whose notable works include Jah Is My Lite andSearching died on Tuesday morning after suffering a relapse of the kidney problem that has plagued him for years. “The relapse has been on for two […]

Music industry has more junkies than activists — African China

By opening a hairdressing salon, what I have done is invest for a rainy day. If you check properly, you would realise that some of those who began their careers about the same time I started mine are now broke. Today, a lot of them cannot feed themselves and their dependants. Before fame beckoned, I […]

Fame has not changed me

Background I am a singer and songwriter signed on with Drumroll Records. I am a native of Ilejemeje in Ekiti State, even though I was born and raised in Lagos State. I attended Apata Memorial Schools, Isolo and the University of Lagos, where I studied Biology Education.  Family I come from a very loving and […]

Baba Dee Blasts ‘Uncultured’ Davido For Disrespecting Dele Momodu

Popular dancehall singer, Baba Dee, whose real name is Dare Fasasin, has expressed his displeasure at hip hop singer, Davido, for disrespecting Ovation publisher, Dele Momodu. Baba Dee posted his blistering opinion of the fight between the two on his facebook saying, “I feel the need to share this since we have be­come a country […]

Rihanna, Jay Z sued for refusing to perform in Nigeria

Rihanna and Jay Z, who runs her music label Roc Nation, are being sued for allegedly collecting money for a concert she never gave. The Work singer, 28, was allegedly booked to perform a show in Nigeria by Chris Ubosi and his radio station Megalectrics back in May 2013, TMZ is reporting. Ubosi claims he […]

FACT: Wizkid Is Africa’s Foremost Music Ambassador

Wizkid is a good place at the moment. The rapper has had a phenomenal year where he is working on his next project, touring the world for performances and engagements, collaborating with international stars, and perhaps the biggest so far, having his vocals on Drake’s ‘One Dance’ single, off his “Views” album. The singer has […]

Onyeka Onwenu Greatly Worried About X-Rated Music Industry

Veteran singer, philanthropist and politician, Onyeka Owenu has expressed worries over the x-rated nature of music videos in the Nigerian music industry. The singer, who also revealed how she left music and ventured into politics, said too much ‘shaking’ in music videos has become a source of concern. ”Let’s give the young ones a break. […]