Tuesday, October 30, 2012
M.et.al Entertainment Presents Oya Remix featuring sick MCs Yung6ix, Skales x Pope Da Hitman by 19th Street; Produced by Mobaz (19th Street). It’s a follow up to their debut EP, which was titled All Heart released last year.
Who came hardest??
Check out the Video of the recording when you hit Continue...
Dammy Krane freestyles on the beats of the smash hit Gangnam Style by PSY to deliver a Public Service Announcement. Lo ra condom sir!!! (buy a condom sir!!!).
Monday, October 29, 2012
Check out this Hilarious Tonto Dikeh Spoof Video for her new single "Hi" made by "My Backyard Crew".
Very Funny, Meanwhile, Tonto Dikeh has insisted She will be shooting the Video for her songs, Regardless...
Friday, October 26, 2012
Nigerian star female MC Muna dropped into the Factory78tv studio for a little chat with Adesope and Dj Lanre during her short stop in the UK. The stunning entertainer talked about her early 2012 viral feud with rapper Modenine and what really happened , industry whispers about American collaborations, her thoughts on African female rappers and her plans for the music game in the next year
ARISE, Africa’s global style and culture magazine, published by THISDAY Magazines
Group, has launched its ARISE 100 series.
The first list, ARISE 100: DYNAMIC WOMEN, is published in Issue 17, which goes on
sale in the UK on October 16 and worldwide through October/November.
Over 10 pages, ARISE 100: DYNAMIC WOMEN highlights 100 influential women
whose works and actions are shaping modern Africa today.
ARISE 100: DYNAMIC WOMEN celebrates extraordinary and powerful women
effecting real change for the continent across a gamut of disciplines, including
politics, fashion, the arts, entertainment, sport and activism. Their tireless efforts
are helping Africa to take its rightful place on the world stage in the 21st century.
The authoritative roll call includes such inspirational women as Nkosazana Dlamini
Zuma (chair of the African Union), Dambisa Moyo (economist), Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
(President of Liberia), Iman (entrepreneur and supermodel), Leymah Gbowee (peace
activist), Franca Sozzani (Editor-in-chief of Vogue Italia), Joyce Banda (President of
Malawi), Fatou Bensouda (chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court),
Angélique Kidjo (singer and campaigner); Charlize Theron and Angelina Jolie
(actresses), Oprah Winfrey (media mogul); Sarah Brown (campaigner) and Melinda
The ARISE 100 list will be an ongoing series in ARISE magazine profiling people
Continue to see the List...
Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Check Out M.I 's touching tribute to the ALUU4
“4 young men died at the hands of a lynch mob on the 5th of October 2012. Whether or not their deaths will mean anything, or fade out of our minds as just another meaningless tragedy, is up to us and what we do from here on.
I hope this song captures that message. Nothing would be worse than for a death to mean nothing.
TRACE Urban Responds To The Article ‘TRACE Urban, MTV Base’s And South Africa’s Conspiracy Against Nigerian Music’ Written By Mr Stanley Nwabia – 24th October 2012.
Check Out a Press Release From Trace Urban responding to a Claim by One Mr Stanley Nwabis of a Boycott of Nigerian Music.
TRACE Urban Responds To The Article ‘TRACE Urban, MTV Base’s And South Africa’s Conspiracy Against Nigerian Music’ Written By Mr Stanley Nwabia – 24th October 2012.
On the 20th of October, an article written by Mr Stanley Nwabia was brought to our attention.
We are making this statement to restore the truth following the numerous untrue and false statements written in Mr Stanley Nwabia’s article.
Nigerians say “Never Again” to Mob Justice; Launch Campaign to Advocate for Security Sector Reform and Anti-Mob Justice Draft Bill.
On Friday October 5th 2012, four students of the University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) were brutally murdered by a mob for alleged robbery. Spectators stood by filming the gruesome event on their mobile phones and circulating the content on the internet. The students were: Ugonna Obuzor (18), Lloyd Toku (19), Tekena Elkanah (20) and Chiadika Biringa (20). They are the #Aluu4. Many have said that Jungle Justice is not new in Nigeria and that it happens almost every day, unreported. However, this time it was captured in video.
The stage is set for yet another riveting experience At The Club With Remy Martin this October, 2012 as the premium brand invites all to come party with multi award winning singer , Wande Coal; E.M.E soldier, Skales, D’pzle, and a host of other top Nigerian stars at this month’s party on 27th October, 2012 at the exclusive Club N-tyce, 1310 Karimu Kotun Street, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Monday, October 22, 2012
Nollywood Actress Rukky Sandra is in London shooting a new Movie. She shares a few Pictures on Instagram while attempting a work-out.
What do You think?
Davido Won a Hyndai Car as the grand Prize that came with the Highly coveted Next Rated award at the 2012 Headies held last Saturday at the Eko Hotel and Suites.V.I, Lagos.
Check out the winners from the 2012 Headies.
Tonto Dike threw the Entire Nigeria Community on Social Media into a Frenzy when her songs hit the Internet. It has been the Most talked about Songs in recent time with Tonto Trending on Twitter, in Nigeria, The republic of Ireland and the United States of America last week. A video of the Recording has surfaced . Check it out.
JJC calls on a handful of celebs to dance thier way into his new single. Check out Visuals featuring Ali Baba, Kate Henshaw, Weird MC, Goldie, DJ Sose, Wilson Alao, Funke Akindele, Kaffy, Denrele, Anita Isedeh (Omalicha), Gbenro Ajibade, among others.
African Skank is a sound aptly termed electro-Afrobeat. It is an eclectic blend of Afro Rhythm techno, dirty Dutch and pop beats all tuned to popular dances like the Azonto, Etigi and Alanta.
Danny Young is back with new singles off his upcoming third Studio album titled "Rebirth".
Check 'em out..
Saturday, October 20, 2012
Its on and Popping today.....The Battle is On, Who takes home the award of a brand new car Today. The Headies holds today at the Prestigious Eko Hotel and Suites.
The Headies also known as the Hip Hop World awards over the years has been all about rewarding artistic ingenuity and brilliance. Amongst the twenty awards categories, the Next Rated category is one of the most coveted, probably because of the car prize attached to it. The winner of this category is dubbed to be the “most promising act” under the year in review. The importance of this category cannot be over stressed as it signifies that amongst his/her peers this artiste is the one “most likely to succeed”. Past winners of this category have helped buttress the prophetic nature of the Next Rated category.
PICTURES: GOOGLE HOSTS YUNG6IX, JESSE JAGZ, DAREY & OTHER SOCIAL INFLUENCERS ON GOOGLE+ AT THANK GOODNESS IT'S THURSDAY (TGIT) EVENT.
|Uti was the MC for the night|
Google decided to host +200 celebrities and social influencers on Google+ at Thank Goodness It’s Thursday (TGIT) Event held last Thursday 18th October 2012 at the Prestigious Oriental Hotel in Lekki. Amongst People present were a range of Celebs including the Most Followed on the Google+ network. ( whom are Darey, Dr Sid, Yung6ix, Tosyn Bucknor & Naeto C) . Attendees include.. Uti (Who Compered the event)Jesse Jagz, Past Contestants of MTN's Project Fame, Goldie, Eldee and a lot of Social Influencers.
|Yung6ix & Gbubemi "Gbemi" Ereku|
Check out More Pictures when you hit Continue..
Wyclef celebrated his 43rd birthday this week in spectacular fashion by stripping down to a Speedo and in Lube while Chilling in a Ducati Power Bike. The Former Haitian Presidential Candidate shared the above Picture on Twitter and sparked Controversy instantly...
Tuface Idibia speaks to Factiry78tv about his new signings Dammy Krane and Rocksteady
In anticipation of his debut project under Republiq Records, GENIUZz has teamed up with label-mates Kahli Abdu and YoungBlack to remix his positive, up tempo track (previously featuring Jammal), "Life Is Beautiful."
Bobbi of Shugar Music drops two videos for his songs "Shugar Anthem" and Ejekajo" already enjoying massive airplay.. The two videos were shot a couple of months ago in the city of Lagos. Bobbi is already a ladies' favourite. Singles are produced by H. Code.
Fresh from her performances on Trybe Records' recent Olympic tour, the very talented singer/songwriter and musician Aramide unveils this viral video for her acoustic cover of eLDee's hit record, "Today Today".
After wrapping up a session at Iman Studios, Aramide shows off her prowess on the guitar and unique vocal style for some of the Trybe crew with a bold spin on the hugely popular song; only a keyboardist accompanies her as she sings while handling guitar duties in this primarily acoustic rendition.
The video highlights one of Aramide's many gifts - the ability to bring music to its purest, simplest form. She ups the level of sentiment in this Pop hit, shedding the instrumentation and party-feel of the original, and smiling through a rendition that feels intimate and personal.
The winners of "Best Use Of Choreography" at NMVA 2011 with their
monster hit KOMOLE, T.I.V released a monster follow-up BEREMOLE and
have once again raised the bar higher with the newest THE ENERGIZER.
With a self-made beat guaranteed to make the stiffest of beings move,
and a commanding delivery to keep you grooving for the whole length of
the song, THE ENERGIZER is a certified banger!
Watch out for the video which is bound to be even bigger/better than
the previous two (2) by the group. Also to be self-directed by Akin
Alabi, it's going to be an attention-grabbing fusion of the best dance
from all over the world.
Friday, October 19, 2012
In a powerful and moving ad released by the Obama campaign Jay-Z shares why it is important to exercise your right to vote and how President Obama represents the power of our voice.
As Jay-Z shares:
"For so long, there was this voice that was silenced out there as far as exercising your right to vote. I think it was a voice that was silent because people had lost hope. They didn't believe that their voice mattered or counted."
"Now people are exercising their right, and you are starting to see the power of our vote. He made it mean something for the first time for a lot of people. "
Amazingly, These Award Organizers fail to Nominate Sarz on any of thier Categories. I think Sarz deserves more accolades and so does Don Jazzy, So he presented his NEA 2012 ‘Producer Of The Year’ Award To Sarz recently at the MAVIN HQ.
Well deserved Gesture...
Thursday, October 18, 2012
Patience Jonathan returned to Nigeria yesterday from Germany to the Welcome of PDP Women and Other Well wishers at the Nnamdi Azikwe Airport. The President's Wife denied being diagnosed of a Terminal Illness, She also refuted Claims that she went for a Surgical Operation.
#Nigeria first lady Patience Jonathan, speaking on NTA, denied having "terminal illness or cosmetic surgery." Her voice weak, strained.
EVENT: "THANK GOODNESS IT'S THURSDAY" GOOGLE PRESENTS AN EXCLUSIVE HANGOUT WITH DAREY, YUNG6IX, TOSYN BUCKNOR & DR SID.
Today, The18th of October, Google Nigeria would be hosting over 100 Nigerians on Google+ at an event tagged “Thank Goodness It’s Thursday”.
The event, which will host some of the top celebrities from the music and movie industries, as well as regular individuals who have been very active and engaged on Google+ since its launch, is a platform to celebrate some of the top G+ users who have been inspiring other Nigerians to connect, share interests and network on Google+.
Google Nigeria would also be premiering +Naija; a short documentary about Nigerians, and their engagements on Google+.
If you get to be one of the lucky people selected to attend the event, make sure you share pictures on G+ using the hashtag #tgitlasgidi.
Date: Thursday 18th October 2012
Time: 7PM – 10PM
Venue: Lekki, Lagos
It was indeed a carnival-like atmosphere last Friday at the upscale Silverbird Galleria when the crème de la crème in Nollywood and by extension, the entertainment circuit attended the exclusive premiere of the much talked about movie, Hoodrush.
The movie which was directed and produced by Dimeji Ajibola of Flipsyde Studios, had in attendance Nollywood superstars like Segun Arinze, Uche Jombo, Nse Ikpe Etim, Emem Isong, Bimbo Akintola, O.C Ukeje, Gabriel Afolayan, Nse Ikpe Etim, Producer of Last Flight to Abuja, Obi Emelonye, Anthony Monjaro. Others include Adams Ibrahim of Soundcity, Okey Bakassi, Aisha Abimbola, Matse, Sunkanmi Omobolanle, Lancelot Imasuen, Bolanle Ninolowo, Lee Lee Byoma, Ijeoma Agu, Chelsea Eze, former Beat FM presenter, Oreka Godis among others.
Wednesday, October 17, 2012
Directed by Funke Fayoyin, Produced by Mohammed Ayoub, Byron Ene and Funke Fayoyin.
Delta is one of the Nigerian states at the bank of River Niger and has suffer a great loss owing to the recent rise in the water level. Hundreds of communities submerged with thousands of persons displaced.
Controversial Actress Tonto Dike has done it finally. The Actress has promised to drop two tracks today 17th October 2012 even thou most of her fans was sceptical about the move, she dropped it regardless. Listen and tell me what you think?
ITZ OVA FEAT. SNYPA
Credit to wadupnaija
Rugged Records present a new music video for Ruggedman. The video features 2Baba and the undisputed M.I.
Directed by James Oludare
"F.a.t.h.e.r 2.0" features an intense Obiora Obiwon in a search for internal peace ...a story which still needs to be told as relating to his musical changes...focuses the audience mostly on the music, message and ambiance, with the intent to stir up questions, thoughts and possibly deep emotions..."
Monday, October 15, 2012
Aspanda baba aka emmanuel adebayo george..member of the 166 family...been in the rap game for quite a while..love poetry and and also a song wrtter by profession ..born 0706085 in lagos nigeria. And was raised in a small town called alagbado ..in meran... He's responsible for. Hits like( am fly) shongbomi and the currently hot new single out now called angeli...
For the second week running, fast-rising record label Finesse Entertainment drops another hit-bound single with the release of the dance track Opio. The fast-paced track is the work of Finesse signee Jibril Olawale Braimoh better known as BlaQShyne
“The secret is ‘Opio!, the energetic singer boasts. He explains that the new dance track was inspired by a street football move called ‘Opio’ where a striker is able to score a goal by distracting the defender. “The Opio dance was inspired by football, BlaQShyne states,”With lyrics like ‘Give am the Opio, the Opio, the Opio…” BlaQShyne leaves the listener with a lot to imagine.
Saturday, October 13, 2012
Project Fame Winner Chidinma Edike is stunning in new Pictures released to the Internet, Earlier this week, The 23 year old has continued to put in work in her career even after winning the Talent Show. She scored a Major hit in"Kekedike" and is Nominated in Various Categories of the Upcoming Headies award. She is Managed by Capital Hill Music.
After much success on her "Intuition" album with the hit single "Know" featuring M.I, Lami is thrilled to announce the release of the latest single off her Sophomore album, "Pieces of Love," from which her "Ori Mi Wu" single featuring Iceprince, comes from. The new single, "Titi LaiLai" will be available everywhere on the 9th of October, 2012.
"Titi LaiLai" is a FunkSoul track. Written & Composed by Lami Phillips. Produced by Femi Temowo (mobo award nominee for best Jazz artiste; guitarist & producer to Amy Winehouse, George Benson, The Roots and more.
Over the Summer, WAJE brought the house down at the New World Nigeria Festival with LIVE performances of her hits "For A Minute", "Na The Way" and a mind-blowing pitch-perfect cover of Lauryn Hill's "Turn Your Lights Down Low" with an electrifying finale performance of "Kolo". Here's our footage of Waje, the Love Soul Diva, in action in front of the sold-out audience in the heart of London's Olympic Centre.
Nigeria's top music producer, Cobhams Asuquo will be leading other major gospel artiste like Eben, Yetunde Are, Tosin Bee, AY Tenny, Covenant Brothers and The Naturals at the 2012 edition of the Nite of Worship.
The Nite of Worship is a time to worship and reverence God who has remained faithful to us as a country. A lot has evolved this year in Nigeria and as the year runs out, there are more than enough reasons to worship God.
Facilitator of the event, Pastor Joseph Adebamowo expects this year's event to be a time of visitation of heaven to earth.
"The Nite of Worship 2012 would welcome heaven on earth"
" We expect that God will shake Ejigbo that night with great manifestation of his power in the atmosphere of worship"
Organisers of "The Headies" award, Smooth Promotions held a Press Parley recently at The Protea Hotel Ikeja where they addressed issues like Nomination Criteria,Sponsors and explained the idea behind the award's change of name amongst other issues. Check out the Video
Check out I DON'T LIKE by BIG KLEF (Nigerian remix of chief keef - i don't like)
Pretty interesting ...Download audio HERE
With a new unique sound sure to catch anyone’s attention and a gentleman’s look, The UK based Nigerian born Rhythm and Blues, Neo-Soul Singer/Song Writer, EL-ONE who dropped his debut single “Eniola” sometime last year, is at it again as he drops another brand new single titled "OGINI" meaning "What Is It" featuring one of Nigeria's most respected award winning rapper M.I (Mr. Incredible), as they both talk about the corruption plaguing the nation.
Friday, October 12, 2012
Omo Baba Lowo is at it again. Dude is Obviously Obsessed with Fast cars. He has reportedly splashed about 10 million Naira to get the new 2013 Chevrolet Camaro. Davido recently just bought an Audi Q7, owns a Range Rover, and a Honda accord.
Heard some unreleased materials from Ozzy B, Dude is a breadth of Fresh Air. Listen to "Lovers Riddim feat. Retro Dee.
3LiveChicks is a FlytimeTV talk show that stars 3 young, beautiful women from diverse backgrounds with one thing in common - RADIO! Produced by FlytimeTV Productions, 3LC features The multi-talented trio of Oreka Godis (formerly with The Beat 99.9), Toke Makinwa (OAP with Rhythm 93.7) and Tosyn Bucknor (popularly known as 'Area Mama' on Top Radio)
'3LiveChicks' is the most cutting edge show to hit the shores of Nigeria as the ladies bring a new perspective to interviews with their vibrant personalities and charisma. Some of the interviews to look out for include Bez, Denrele, Waje, For Coloured Girls Cast, Ik & Karen to name a few.
A 30minute programme, '3 Live Chicks' delivers entertainment, wit, honesty and a lot of fun to viewers weekly. The show airs on STV every Friday from 8pm to 8.30pm.
#Bluestar. A Star studded event designed to bring individuals in the music and fashion industry to network under one platform.
#BlueStar will feature music performances from prominent names and exceptional new music artiste; it will also feature exclusive runway exhibitions from Nigeria’s urban fashion designers.
#BlueStar is a style event, giving platform to young and older Music and Fashion Industry stakeholders to build a business or casual Network.
Event holds on the 25th of October 2012. 10pm till dawn.
Venue: Q Lounge 30 Adetokunbo Ademola Street, Beside Sweet Sensation, VI.
Event is strictly by invitation. For invites and details of the event please visit: www.bluestarng.webs.com
The Meeting is a romantic comedy set in Abuja following the trials of Lagos-based corporate executive Makinde Esho who finds himself at the mercy of political patronage, bureaucratic red tape and Cupid's arrow while in hot pursuit of a 'meeting' to secure government contract.
The world premiere is expected to be attended by not only the stellar cast but also the glitterati of Nigerian cinema, entertainment and fashion as well as government officials, dignitaries, leading business people and journalists will be held at Lagos Oriental Hotel on Friday 19 October 2012.
Westwood catches up with Peter & Paul at the hotel & then to the crazy pre party followed with the concert at Hammersmith Apollo!
Thursday, October 11, 2012
The Federal High Court, Lagos, presided over by Honourable Justice M. Idris on Monday, October 8, 2012, dismissed the preliminary objection filed by Multichoice Nigeria Limited against the N5.2 Billion counter-claim brought against it by the Musical Copyright Society Nigeria (MCSN) for the illegal use of its works from 2006 till date. The stage is thus set for trial on November 1, 2012.
Multichoice had earlier filed a writ of summons in Suit No. FHC/L/CS/1091/11 against MCSN, praying the court to grant a perpetual injunction stopping MCSN from asking or demanding from Multichoice to obtain copyright licence for the broadcast and communication to the public of musical works on the radio and television channels operated and distributed by Multichoice within Nigeria because MCSN was not licensed or approved by the Nigerian Copyright Commission as a collecting society. MCSN had then filed a counterclaim of N5.2 billion for the infringement of its copyright by Multichoice Nigeria from 2006 till date.
The date for second edition of Sofa Lounge’s Face of Sofa pageant with international artiste Keri Hilson has been rescheduled to Saturday the 17th of November 2012 at the Abuja International Conference Centre (ICC). This is due to a conflict in scheduling with the American Singer.
Keri Hilson verifyed the change of date by tweeting....
Check out the statement from the Organisers...
African Queen Crooner and Hypertek Honcho, 2face Idibia and former Mohits Records’ leading star and now GOOD Music artiste, Dbanj will on Friday, November 30, 2012 at the exquisite Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos, lead other Nigerian acts like Femi Kuti, Flavour and Sir Shina Peters to perform at this year’s TOP10MICS concert.
The TOP10MICS concert which is in its sophomore year is being organised by entertainment powerhouse, Koga Studios. The concert will have ace humorist Bright Okpocha alias BasketMouth as its host on the night. The presenter of the popular TV show, Big Friday, will reel out rib cracking jokes to fans.
On Friday October 5th, four students of the University of Port Harcourt (Chidiaka, Tekena, Lloyd and Ugonna) were beaten and burnt to death by the people of Aluu Community in Rivers State. I do believe that by now we all must have heard the news, seen pictures, and watched the terrific video which went vital online. The people of ALUU4 has just killed 4 potential future leaders while the real thieves walk the corridors of power, flexing their lean muscles. How did we get here? How did we become so heartless? Well, I believe that time will tell what the future hold for this country for our value system is shifting gradually to vanity.
Mr.Rapture who has been a well-known artist in the state and also a graduate of University of Port Harcourt has expressed his deep concern in regards to the barbaric act and here is a tribute he dedicated to Ugonna and friends. One thing is sure, justice must prevail no matter what. Go in Peace.
Off his 5th solo album "God Forgives' I dont" Rick Ross releases the visuals for "Diced Pineapples".
Yung is one of the 4 members of superstar group L.O.S whom are currently signed to Storm Records and managed by Bankhead Entertainment
"Farabale" is a freestyle by Yung of L.O.S, flags off the journey to their 1st official single from their forthcoming debut album. As we kick off the campaign, expect to hear nothing but quality content from each of the members from freestyle, to viral videos, and documentaries. Presently, these hardworking young boys are working on a mix-tape which is scheduled to be released by the first week in December 2012.
L.O.S Freestyles for Ego-fixtv.....
Wednesday, October 10, 2012
323 Entertainment releases First lady of Mavin Records Tiwa Savage's new video 'Ife Wa Gbona' Ft Leo Wonder.
Directed by Bolaji Kekere-Ekun of 37thstate Film
"We All Need Something" is a song written by BrymO in the wake of the loss, the violence and the financial instability wracking the country. The video was directed by Jassy Generation in Lagos, Nigeria. BrymO highlights that as Nigerians we all need something, we can either focus on the past and our individual problems or we can redirect our attention to the present and work to provide for each other's need. In togetherness, there is hope for life and a better future.
Monday, October 8, 2012
Controversial Actress Tonto Dike is about to hit the news again and this time, Its Major. An Anonymous Person is distributing Nude Pictures of the actress to Nigerian Blogs and is even Offering to pay Money to have it Posted. The Actress who stirred up Controversy recently on Social Networking Site Twitter over her planned release of her new songs is obviously being Blackmailed. One can tell that the Pictures would certainly surface online in no time Because the Blackmailer is determined to put them out.
In the Picture, Tonto Dike seems intoxicated (high), she is with another female both of them showing their boobs(the other female's boobs are pierced) and there are smoke fumes in the Background.
Sources say Tonto has been complaining about how some of her friends have betrayed her recently. The actress just took delivery of a brand new Range Rover.