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DEROMAGIC DROPS HOT NEW SINGLE “RUN IT UP”

DEROMAGIC taps VIZÉ for a new song which he captions, “RUN IT UP”. The single is a soft blend of trap rhythms and copacetic melodies that gently meld with the sultry vocals of VIZÉ. Its colourful image cover agrees with its themes that surround straightforward, blunt and ambitious subjects of embracing money-driven passions as love […]

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VICTONY TAKES THE STAGE OF COLORS WITH NEW SINGLE “MANY MAN”

The Outlaw King, Victony, graces the stage of the COLORS show with a mad jam which he captions “Many Man”. His performance is as sublime as his voice and the song which takes a motivational undertone of strongly navigating life’s difficulties. Victony, who was born Anthony Ebuka Victor, is a fast-rising Nigerian rapper, singer, and […]

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INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATIONS ARE BECOMING POPULAR TRENDS

The days of P-Square’s “Chop My Money” featuring Akon; Wizkid’s “Ojuelegba Remix” with Drake, 2Baba’s “Rainbow” with T-Pain, etc, are days that seem quite similar to nowadays. Not just because they were days entrenched in an era of a new music revolution that propped the eminence of Nigerian stars, but also because they culminated into […]

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THE GENDER GAP IN THE MUSIC INDUSTRY AND ITS CREEPING DESCENT

Similar to the other major sectors embedded in the roots of society, the narrow margin of opportunities for women is unambiguously present in the music industry. For centuries, music has proven to be intrinsic to general human identity. It has been transposed into a commodifiable object under capitalism, producing worthy economic benefits and driving sustainable […]

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THE BET AWARDS 2022 AND THE ISSUE OF APPROPRIATION

It is indisputable that Afrobeats is the current beloved of the world — bouncing into every crevice and corner of different societies and landing on big platforms and stages, even one as big as the BET Awards. Established in 2001 by the Black Entertainment Television network, the BET Awards is an event held annually to […]

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THE CONTRIBUTION OF SOCIAL MEDIA TO POP-CULTURE

Social media culture is one that has deeply infiltrated the global society. TikTok, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, Triller are common names that spring up in the day-to-day lives of plenty of individuals. It’s not news to hear that something has gone viral on social media — music, videos, scandals are common denominators. It’s owing to this […]

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DAVIDO DEMONSTRATES HIS STATUS AS THE “BADDEST” IN NEW SINGLE WITH DABABY

Nigerian superstar and leader of DMW Music, Davido, teams up with American rapper, DaBaby in a new single: “Showing Off Her Body”. This new jam combines a medley of Davido’s amazing vocals, DaBaby’s zippy rap, and Fiokee’s guitar work, all mashed up in a funky rhythm produced by popular producer, Shizzi. Since its release on […]

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ASAKE DROPS NEW SINGLE “PEACE BE UNTO YOU (PBUY)”

Some weeks ago, Asake teased a snippet of a new song where he sampled the audio from the viral video of a policewoman in a moving vehicle yelling, “help me, help me, dem dey carry me go where I no know!” Much to the glee of his eager fans, he released the new single which […]

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FALZ CLINCHES NEWER SOUNDS IN ‘B A H D’

Nigeria’s favourite Bop Daddy and resident Bahd Guy, Falz, released his fifth solo album titled BAHD on June 9th, 2022. Since Moral Instruction which was released in 2019, fans had been fiending for another masterpiece and Falz, as usual, delivered with B A H D. The project features a whole caboodle of top-notch artists such […]

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Burna Boy From Controversy to Controversy

A legend in the top firmaments of the music industry, Burna Boy has transcended from the regular Nigerian or African artist, breaking into the global world. He is regarded as an unambiguous favourite in the eyes of all. Whatever reasons people may have for not liking the guy, tacky music or lack of talent, certainly, […]