Afrobeat

The story of Fela Anikulapo you were never told – part 2

The Ransome’s family were radical activist, His mother Funmilayo was an activist for women and fought against tax on women, representation of women in local government and she also participated in the struggle for Nigerian independence. Beko Ransome-Kuti fought as an opposition against military rule. Fela live was a...

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...

Nigerian region and their genres

In recent years, the Nigeria music has grown beyond our imagination, all thanks to sensational artistes like, 2baba, Davido, Wizkid, D’banj, Olamide and many others that have taken Naija music to Africa and beyond. This days, our artistes are now been featured by their foreign counterpart and if there ever...