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Unforgivable errors from ‘Headies’ 2018 nominees list

It’s no more news that the organizers of Nigeria biggest award show, ‘the Headies,’ have settled their difficulties and are set to host the 12th edition of the show. A year ago, the Headies Awards did not come around as many would have expected. The organizers put out a...

Nigeria artistes that have debuted in other sectors of the entertainment industry

The entertainment industry is wide and artists are blurring the line between one sub-sector and the other. The industry already gained attraction within and beyond Africa and some artist are already extending their skills to other sector of the industry to keep them relevant and maintain their limelight. Below are...

3 reasons you should rap in your local language

The question every rapper should always ask themselves is, will you become wack if you rap in your local language? Is it compulsory to rap in ‘English’ to sound like the foreigners. A lot of old school hip hop heads would prefer to discriminate against rappers like Sarkodie, Olamide...

Can the Music Industry do as much for the Nigeria economy as Nollywood ?

Over the last couple of years, the Nigeria music industry is no doubt the biggest in the African music sector as it has gained massive recognition home and abroad. It can boast of having decorated artist and internationally successful acts, with the likes of Wizkid, Asa, 2baba, Davido, Tiwa...

Why tonal scale notes are pronounced “Do, Re, Mi”

The act of allocating syllables “steps” of the scale, started in ancient India. Thousands years later, the Archbishop of of Seville amid the 6th century bemoaned that “Unless sounds are remembered, they perish, for they cannot be written down.” A Benedictine priest who was also an ace of music,...