Music

Pop star, David Adeleke, (Davido).

Davido becomes first Nigerian panelist on American TV series

Comedy Central Roast is a popular American TV series.

Nigerian Afro Beat star, Wizkid

Elections: Stop joking with people’s lives, Wizkid tells politicians

The music star expressed his thoughts on his Snapchat page.

2Baba

Confusion as 2baba apologises to wife on Twitter

The 43-year-old 2baba has since deleted the tweets posted on Monday.

Seun Kuti {Photo credit: OkayAfrica}

2019 Grammys: Seun Kuti loses to South African choir

Seun’s brother, Femi Kuti, has also bagged four Grammy nominations in the past.

Sikiru Ayinde Barrister. [PHOTO CREDIT: YOUTUBE]

2019 Elections: In evergreen album, Sikiru Ayinde Barrister admonishes candidates, voters, govt.

Sikiru Ayinde Barrister: “If you win at the elections, please remember the masses, so they won’t suffer, I plead.”

Timaya shares new project “Chulo Vibes”

The work is the musician’s seventh studio project.

OLAMIDE

Olamide drops first 2019 single “Woske”

The new single was produced by Nigerian record producer, Killertunes.

PDP presidential aspirant, Atiku Abubakar. [PHOTO CREDIT: Twitter handle of Atiku Abubakar]

Fela my favourite musician, Davido reigning music king – Atiku

Davido, who is a staunch supporter of the PDP candidate, addresses Mr Abubakar as ‘Nigeria’s next president.”

Bob Marley

Toronto proclaims February 6 Bob Marley Day

The music star who died in 1981 would have been 74 years today.

Mariah Carey [Photo credit: The Cut]

Mariah Carey to hold ‘only German’ concert in Hamburg

The singer will perform in Germany on June 2.

R Kelly

R. Kelly banned from Philadelphia over alleged sexual abuse of young girls

The music star has since denied the allegations against him and he has not been convicted of any sex crimes.

Nigerian Afro Beat star, Wizkid

World Wizkid Day: Fans eulogise music star on Twitter

The trend started after videos of his interview with a US radio station went viral.

Seun Kuti

Seun Kuti to perform at 2019 Grammy Awards

Seun’s brother, Femi Kuti, has also bagged four Grammy nominations in the World Music Category.

Mavin Record signees

Mavin Records secures multi-million dollar investment

Marvin is home to Tiwa Savage, Korede Bello, Johnny Drille, Di’ja and D’Prince.

A veteran gospel singer, Funmi Aragbaye

Yoruba musician, Funmi Aragbaye, loses husband

The journalist will be remembered for his exemplary leadership and philanthropy.

Ugandan police

Mob kills Ugandan DJ for playing ‘boring music’

The DJ was killed in a disco hall in Nebbi District, Northern Uganda.

Nigerian musician and politician, Banky W complaining about how INEC spelt his name wrongly.

INEC misspelt my name, printed wrong party logo – Banky W

Banky W is running on the platform of Modern Democratic Party, founded in 2017 by some youth associations.

Paul Okoye of Psquare and NEny B of MTV Base's Celeb Living

New season of MTV Base ‘Celeb Living’ debuts

Nigerian celebrities taking viewers on a tour of their homes.

Seun Omogaji a.k.a DJ XGee

Suicide: Family of late Nigeria’s DJ XGee breaks silence

The DJ allegedly died by suicide on January 2.

Niniola

Singer Niniola buys JAMB forms for 30 students

She says the gesture under her foundation “Adopt A Child’s Education,” is part of her giving back to the society.

Rapper Eedris Abdulkareem and ex- President Olusegun Obasanjo

It’s a shame having Buhari as president – Eedris Abdulkareem

Eedris, a former Kennis Music artiste, also took a swipe at Mr Obasanjo.

R Kelly

Sony Music drops R. Kelly over alleged sexual abuse

Several women have accused Kelly of sexual abuse.

Adekunle Gold and Simi

Adekunle Gold, Simi chronicle love story in new song ‘Promise’

The afro-alternative song contains lyrics of the duo speaking of their love for each other.

Former Inspector-General of Police, Idris Ibrahim

Rapper Eedris Abdulkareem gives ‘farewell message’ to retired IGP Idris

The rapper’s followers on social media respond to his caustic remarks.

Screenshots from Falz's Talk track

Falz drops fourth album, samples Fela

Falz holds a school-themed listening party ahead of album’s release.