Editorial

The story of Fela Anikulapo you were never told – part 1

Name: Fela Anikulapo Ransome-Kuti Popularly called: Fela Birth: September 22, 1946 Place of birth: Abeokuta, Nigeria Origin: Ogun state     Growing up in Abeokuta, Fela was born to a prominent family, His father, Rev. Ransome-Kuti, was a clergyman, an educator, and a priest in Anglican while his mother...

Juju King, Sunny Ade lied to his parent about going to school

Name: Sunday Adeniyi Adegeye Popularly called: King Sunny Ade Birth: September 22, 1946 Place of birth: Osogbo, Nigeria Origin: Ondo state     Chief Sunday Adeniyi Adegeye is a veteran jùjú singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist. Hailed from Ondo state but was born in Osogbo, Sunny Ade was from a...

Who is Ayinde Wasiu; most influential fuji musician

Name: Wasiu Ayinde Adewale Omogbolahan Anifowshe Changed name: Wasiu Ayinde Marshal in early 90’s Popularly called: K1 De Ultimate, KWAM 1, K1 Birth: March 3, 1957 Place of birth: Agarawu, Lagos, Nigeria Origin: Ogun state     Wasiu Ayinde is a veteran Nigerian fuji musician and is probably the...

5 times Pasuma teams up with hiphop artist

Popularly called Pasuma wonder, the veteran fuji musician has been very known to be talented and versatile in his music delivery. Although we don’t know if there is any record of fuji artist that has sung hip-hop or featured Nigerian hiphop artist. Pasuma has opened the fuji world to...

5 top players in the fuji music industry

Fuji music is a very popular genre of Nigerian music and very common and well enjoyed especially among the Yoruba tribes because it’s sung in Yoruba dialect. Fuji music has likewise gone beyond the walls of Nigeria, Africa and used to entertain foreigners around the world. One important instrument...

AFRIMMA 2020: Nigerian artists bags highest number of award

The year 2020  AFRIMMA with the theme titled ‘Destination Africa’ marks the 7th edition of the event award event being held. For the first time, the awards held virtually aired on AFRIMMA YouTube page hosted by WFAA’s Tashara Parker. The award was an interesting experience as viewers were entertained...