Editorial

The impact of African sound on World music

African is more than a culture, a people. We are more tan the total way o life. Africa is life and its impact on contemporary/global culture can’t be overstated. A lot of folks out there would argue that the present culture encompassing African nations are a consequence of secularization...

“We rise by lifting others”: Wizkid should have shared the stage with his new signees at AfroRepublik concert

Last Saturday, one of Nigeria’s greatest music export and Starboy head honcho, Wizkid, pulled off an historical accomplishment that has only been accomplished by other world-renowned acts like, Beyonce, Adele, Kanye West, Drake, Britney Spears and a host of others by selling out the 20,000 capacity O2 Arena for...

Wizkid & Tiwa Savage getting married! we are joking but…what if?

Tongues are wagging over the incident of Wizkid telling Tiwa to “stay sexy for daddy”, amid their performance at the O2 Arena in London last Saturday. What might be the biggest celebrity stun news of the year? Imagine a scenario where Wizkid and Tiwa Savage declared that they are...

Falz shaking tables most Nigerian artists fear to touch with his new release

Regardless of whether intentional or simply driven by trend, multi talented Nigerian rapper Folarin ‘Falz’ Falana, has ‘shook’ the very center of our country Nigeria, with his latest music offering ‘This Is Nigeria’. Falz is shaking tables most Nigerian artists fear to touch. The song, which has now gone...

Up close and personal with Yemi Alade

Afropop singer Yemi Alade is one of Nigeria’s top music exports. At 29, she’s getting booked as a headliner at some of Africa’s biggest concerts and festivals, including Bassline Fest in Johannesburg on 26 May. Since the release of her hit song ‘Johnny’ in 2014, the jovial singer has also held...

What has been 2baba’s greatest mistake in his over 20 years of artistry???

2baba, whose real name is Innocent Ujah Idibia, is one of the most loved contemporary Nigerian musicians. The  Idoma ethnic group in the southern part of Benue State is one of the biggest frontiers of Nigerian and African music in the 21st Century. There are only a few things one might...