Olamide

Did you know D’banj almost signed Olamide to his label!!!

This might be unbelievable today, but do you know that once upon a time, Olamide almost signed to D’banj’s DB Records? It was 2013 when Olamide who is regarded as one of Nigeria’s greatest rappers had just dished out his second studio album, YBNL (Yahoo Boy No Laptop). The album had Kay Switch, Tiwa...

Reminisce borrows from Yoruba Nollywood on Ajigijaga

YBNL head honcho and LRR label boss  both have some similarities between them as the both rap predominantly in Yoruba; they infuse Fuji tune into their music (with Reminisce being more consistent and successful in this aspect); both have garnered commercial and critical success as evidenced by endorsement deals...

Which song is currently buzzing your street?

One certain thing that no doubt rules the Nigerian music industry is “Trends” as it has become an habit for Nigerian artists capitalizing on it on their song to make it a “street shaker” For instance, when “azonto” was all over the streets, one can say the dance trend...

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...