Author: Elijah Oyibu

5 Reasons everyone should be a Cynthia Morgan fan

  The sassy, fierce, and powerful dancehall singer Cynthia Morgan has slowly but surely carved out a niche for herself in the Nigerian music industry. From her 2013 hit “Don’t break my heart” through “German Juice” to “Bubble Bup”, she has won the hearts of the more daring and outgoing Nigerian fans with her passionate music. Below are five reasons yo...

Music Maestro Cobhams releases debut album

  Nigerian music maestro Cobhams Asuquo has dropped his debut album “For You”. This album was released yesterday the 12th of March, 2017, on music platforms worldwide, and an album listening party held. Cobhams expressed his delight and gratitude about the album with an Instagram post where he said. “5 years ago I wrote a song that began an incredible journey towards somethi...

5 Most respected Nigerian female musicians

Today is International Women’s Day and it is only right we celebrate the hardworking and tenacious women on the Nigerian entertainment scene. Considering how many  women have relentlessly tried and succeeded in standing out in the male dominated industry, it is only fair we celebrate the most influential of them all. Below is a list of five most influential Nigerian female musicians. Onyeka ...

5 Amazing things your playlist can do

It’s no news that most young and active people use music for different reasons.  More than just a list of songs however, your playlist can do so many amazing things which you might already be enjoying but not realize. Tell how smart you are: Yes, while not a total determinant of one’s brain capacity, the songs you are more inclined to listen to, shows your appreciation for music and ar...

Forgotten Nigerian artistes: Who remembers Bigiano?

Bigiano was the ultimate Shayo Master. The Nigerian artiste Oluwagbemiga Babalola aka Bigiano was popular for the 2009 hit song “Shayo”. Even though seven years have passed since it’s release, good music like fine wine, gets better with time and we cannot deny how much we still enjoy Shayo’s tune. Shayo remains an all time classic dancehall song which lights up every club, ...

Wizkid’s next album release date announced!

  Wizkid’s new deal with Sony’s RCA records seems a prequel to something huge as it has been reported that the pop singer is set to release his next album “Sounds From The Other Side”. The twitter handle “Why Fake It” revealed yesterday, that WIzkid’s “Sounds From The Other Side” will be released on June 9, 2017. https://twitter.com/_whyfa...

Wizkid seals new deal with Sony’s RCA records

Starboy Wizkid has just signed a new deal with Sony Music’s RCA Records. This deal comes after the smash hit with Drake’s “One Dance” which he co-wrote, featured on, and co-produced. Wizkid started working with Sony Music Entertainment in 2016 but sealed a deal with their subsidiary RCA Records, this year. The chairman of RCA Records and CEO Peter Edge spoke on this new dea...

Don Jazzy’s Mavin signs 3 new musical acts

  Don Jazzy’s Mavins, has just signed the singer Johnny Drille, rapper Poe and the DNA Twins. This was announced last night by the label boss Don Jazzy via his twitter handle. He welcomed the trio with individual tweets acknowledging their talents and ended it with Mavin Activated. Jazzy also attached a short video documentary to his tweets. See his tweets below, Pls meet and welcome th...

Serial Rantist: It’s about time for 2017’s 1st major music beef

2016 was quite an eventful year with buzz and beef between artistes and celebrities literally starting it. The year practically started with the beef between Olamide and Don Jazzy lighting the airwaves and online, followed by P-square’s fall out and Dammy Krane Versus Wizkid fight, and others. In as much as everyone seemed to want peace and positivity in the entertainment industry, truth is,...

Banky W’s house catches fire

The house where RNB singer Banky W lives was reportedly gutted in flames this morning. According to reports, the fire was caused by a faulty air conditioner. The fire is said to have started around 6 am and despite all efforts to reach the fire services, the firemen arrived around 7:30 am which turned out to be quite late. A lot of items were destroyed in the blaze including awards, and other valu...

Don Jazzy to enter Filmmaking

  Mavin boss Don Jazzy has set his sights on new frontiers. At the launch of Flobyt, the initiative that offers free Wi-Fi, Jazzy is reported to have made known his intentions to go into filmmaking. Notjustok reported that Don Jazzy said he does not plan to release an album anytime soon but definitely has filmmaking in the works. In his statement, he said; I am not releasing an album anytime ...

Lola Rae says sexy is her way of giving back

  Pop singer and first lady of Davido Music Worldwide Lola Rae, recently spoke on the subject of nudity and sex appeal while performing. The singer in an interview said she loves looking sexy during her performances as it is her way of giving back. During the interview with Potpourri, she said: “I don’t agree nudity is encouraging and it’s exactly what has taken over the entertainment i...