Nigeria

If Wizkid & Davido are Nigeria no.1 & 2 artiste respectively, who occupies the no.3rd spot ?

Artiste ranking in Nigeria has to do with who has put in more work, stayed consistence with dropping bangers and pushed for international accolades. Already, Wizkid and Davido stand out, as they have been able to represent us well on the international scene. As the front liners in the Nigerian music industry, if Wizkid and...

Local dialect not a barrier in the Nigeria music industry: Duncan mighty tale

In the past, English language has been mostly preferred to our local dialect as a form of communicating in the Nigeria media outlets, be it films, television/radio presentations and all classifications of music, such as, Rap, R&B, Jazz, Rock music and other genres. Individuals around the world are beginning...

Wizkid’s greatest achievements as singer turns a year older

One of Nigeria greatest music export, Wizkid turns a year older today, 16th of July. The self acclaimed ‘Baba Nla’ has done well in the music industry, locally and in the international stage as he has sold out concerts with the recent one at 02 arena where he sold...

Who would you pick to represent Nigeria at ‘Hip Hop Music Festival,’ YCEE or Dremo???

Every year, there is always a change in the music style we all listen to.  Hip-Hop genre has experienced a diversion from the time of hardcore rap music to the era of trap-styled hip-hop music. A trendy rap style has been fairly dominant with YCEE and Dremo being at the forefront of this...

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...