Tag - Artistes

Danny Young, Tiwa Savage settle out-of-court over copyright theft suit

Singer, Danny Young, has reached an out-of-court settlement with female colleague, Tiwa Savage, whom he filed a N200 million copyright theft suit over her song ‘One.’ The musician had alleged that her song contained uncleared samples of his 2009 single, ‘Oju ti Tiwon.’ However, in a post on Instagram on Wednesday, Danny Young announced he had...

Flavour and Chidinma set to announce their love to the world

Photo Credit: Instagram/2niteflavour There is good and bad news folks! Bad news is that singers, Flavour and Chidinma Ekile are not getting married, at least not yet. Good news is that the pair are blessing us with a joint EP titled “40 Years (Everlasting).” For while now, the singers have been teasing us with pre-weddinglike photos...

LAGOS SET TO HOST ARIYA EKO MUSIC FESTIVAL

Our indigenous music is our cultural heritage. So, we have to showcase it to the world, while also projecting Nigeria's tourism potential. One will agree that our local music is fast losing its grasp on morality and societal values. This is why ARIYA EKO MUSICAL FESTIVAL is being put together to bring in some sanity...

Olamide Shows Tony Elumelu How To Dance, Talks About Oil And Gas

Chairman of the UBA Group, Africa's Global Bank and Founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation, Tony O. Elumelu, CON, sits down with Afro-hip hop sensation Olamide as they discuss music, life, business, inspiring a new generation of young people. Before they sat down to talk about business and music, Olamide shows Mr. Tony how to...

CKN Wins African Digital Heroes Award.

Adapted from CKN NEWS Friday night was full of gllits and glamour as the official king of Nigerian bloggers was honoured with the prestigious African Digital Heroes Award alongside other distinguished Nigerians for his contribution to Nigeria's Digital Age . One of the pioneers in the telecom industry with about 20 years under his belt; he...

AND ITS A BOY – DAVIDO AND CHIOMA WELCOME THEIR FIRST CHILD.

Photo Credit: Twitter  On Saturday night, October 19, 2019, Davido hinted that Chioma might be on her way to being delivered of her first child. Davido took to his official Twitter handle to inform fans and the general public that he is in the delivery room. The singer tweeted about being in the delivery room when a...

HOW I STARTED SINGING WITH MY DAD, FELA, @ AGE 8 – AFROBEAT STAR, SEUN KUTI

Seun Kuti looks every inch like his late dad, the Afrobeat icon, Fela. He sings like him. He dances like him. He wears tight-fistted shirts and trousers made of the same fabric just like him. When you discuss with Seun you will get to know that he is deep. And like his father he...

WHAT MANY DON’T KNOW ABOUT MY LATE FATHER, FELA – YENI KUTI

This story was originally published by CityPeople Mag in 2017. We are sharing it in the spirit of Felabration 2019 •20 Years After His Death, Daughter, YENI KUTI Tells City People Its 20 years since late Afrobeat king, Fela Anikulapo Kuti died. And he is currently being celebrated by the music world. That is why FELABRATION,...

Heads may roll as Buhari orders forensic audit of NDDC, says ‘despite billions spent, people can’t see any project’

Buhari and NDDC governors Worried by the persistent criticisms of the operations of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered a forensic audit of the operations of the organisation from 2001 to 2019. Receiving governors of the states that make up the Commission, led by Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State on...

I DON’T MAKE MUSIC JUST TO BE AN AFRICAN STAR — WIZKID

Oct 12, 2019 For someone whose Nigerian sound is now in such international demand that he’s currently clocking up more air miles than Santa Claus, Wizkid seems pretty relaxed. He meets me in a Soho recording studio, booked not for making music but because it’s the environment in which he feels most comfortable for...