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Burna Boy, Fireboy DML to grace Native Festival maiden edition

In a post-covid era where live entertainment is bouncing back after the unending months of a global lockdown, strictly online interaction and restrictions on large gatherings; it is time to rejuvenate and rediscover yourself in a showcase of African and Caribbean music, art and culture with the first edition of The Native Festival in Cancun, Mexico from the 2nd to …

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Lagos Clubber tests positive for COVID-19 in police cell

Ipadeola Abiola Oriyomi, a social media influencer who was arrested at Eclipse Club in Victoria Island, Lagos has tested positive for COVID-19 in police custody. The popular Instagrammer has pleaded that he should be taken to an isolation centre rather than being returned to the cell. “Instead of them to take me to isolation centre or I should go to …

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I need help, Baba Fryo cries out

Veteran singer, Friday Igwe, popularly known as Baba Fryo, is begging Nigerians and his colleagues in the entertainment industry for assistance. This is coming after the singer took to his Instagram page some days ago to admit that, “I’m having serious depression#igwehfamily #friends #fans #deltastategovernor #lagosstategovernor #riverstategovernor #SAVEME.” The post apparently got the attention of his colleagues and some of …

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When K1 had Mc. Murphy beaten up

Wole Sorunke aka MC Murphy, a popular radio presenter and event anchor, was allegedly beaten black and blue by KWAM 1’s boys on Thursday night at the 60th birthday party of the Olu of Itori, Oba Abdulfatai Akamo, in the Ewekoro Local Government Area of Ogun State. It was gathered that both Ayinde and Murphy were invited to the party …

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“I’m a member of Fela Household”-Sowore fires back at Burna Boy for decling RevolutionNow protest Invite

Convener of the RevolutionNow protest, Omoyele Sowore has fired back at singer, Burna Boy for calling him a fake Fela’s fan. Sowore had invited Burna Boy to join the group in its planned protest on 1 October, 2020. In inviting Burna Boy, Sowore said he was usually compared to legendary musician and revolutionary, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti. He also said even the …

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Stop seeing celebrities as role models – Nollywood actress, Omoborty

Nigerian actress Biodun Okeowo, popularly known as Omoborty, has advised her fans not to make any human including celebrities and public figures their role model, saying everyone has flaws. The heavily-endowed screen diva made this known in an Instagram post, urging her fans to stick with God as their role model. “Stop blaming celebrities or public figures for your mistakes …

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P Youngy – Double Your Hustle

ODION ENOJIE PROSPER, STAGE NAME:- “P YOUNGY”BORN 10th /05/1990,IS A EUROPEAN BASED NIGERIA ARTIST” P YOUNGY HAILS FROM EDO STATE, AND HE IS THE 5th CHILD BORN INTO A FAMILY OF 6.HE LEFT NIGERIA TO STUDY ENGINEERING IN EUROPE,BUT INSTEAD  HE DECIDED TO ANSWER THE CALL OF MUSIC”AS A TALENTED TEENAGER HE WAS INVITED TO JOIN THE SENIOR CHOIR  IN …

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Naira Marley: FG Suspends Airline, shut the Jabi Lake Mall indefinitely

The Federal Government has suspended the operations of a private jet charter and aircraft maintenance firm, Executive Jet Services, for flouting COVID-19 regulations by flying Musician, Azeez Fashola aka Naira Marley, to Abuja to attend a concert. In the same vein, the Federal Government has also shut the Jabi Lake Mall indefinitely for violating the ban on public gathering. The mall …

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Apple announces DJ Cuppy as their first African Radio Host

As Apple launches its first Radio Show in Africa, DJ Cuppy, the celebrity daughter of Billionaire Femi Otedola has earned herself first-of-its-kind deal with Apple Music. The streaming platform announced today, Thursday, that “Africa Now Radio with Cuppy” will debut Sunday and will feature a mix of contemporary and traditional popular African sounds, including genres like Afrobeat, rap, house, kuduro …

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“Your Father Bought Your Success” – Burna Boy Lashed out at Davido For Calling Himself The Greatest

A Nigerian Popular singer by name Burna Boy lashed out at his colleague Davido in the music industry for declaring himself and Wizkid as the Greatest Artiste of all-time. The whole battle of supremacy started when Davido announced that he is releasing his new album “A Better Time” in July with a twitter post It didn’t take long before Burna Boy …

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Chioma, Davido’s Fiancee Recovers From COVID-19

Chioma Rowland, the fiancee of Afropop music sensation, Davido, has recovered from COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Davido made this known via a statement on his Twitter Page on Sunday night. “Glory be to God…Chioma has now tested negative twice for COVD-19… Thank you all for prayers…We love you,” Davido stated.  

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Davido Goes Into Self-Isolation As Fiancée, Chioma Tests Positive For COVID-19

Nigerian music star, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido says he has gone into self-isolation. He explained that he took the decision after his fiancée, Chioma, tested positive to coronavirus (COVID-19). The music star announced this on Friday via his verified Twitter handle. In the series of tweets, he noted that he recently returned to Nigeria from America after cancelling …

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Coronavirus: Singer Runtown donates N10 million to fans on twitter

Nigerian musician, Douglas Jack Agu popularly known as Runtown has set aside the sum of N10 million to give out to Nigerians adversely affected by the restrictions caused by the global  pandemic. coronavirus code named COVID-19 The Body Riddim crooner announced this on his verified Twitter handle, @iRuntown on Wednesday, urging those in need of the funds to drop their …

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Mercy Eke wins BBNaija Season 4

Mercy Eke has beaten stiff competition to emerge as the first fremale winner of the Big Brother Naija reality show, season 4. The 26-year-old bagged 41 percent of the votes cast, more than double the 19 percent the runner up, Mike, got to emerge the first female winner of the show. Mercy, Mike and three other housemates – Seyi, Omashola, …

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Wike is my godfather, I’ll support his re-election bid – Davido

A popular Nigerian musician, David Adeleke, also called Davido, on Sunday said he would work for Governor Nyesom Wike’s second term in office. The musician, who made the pledge in Port Harcourt when he visited the Rivers State governor, said he would also institute a talent hunt show for Rivers-based artistes. He said the programme would be in line with …

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Shebaby Set to Launch A New Movie Tittled “Dark” With UK Billy que, and Popular BnS Promotions

The date is set, venue ready, people eager from all walks of life all over the world to set their foot on the shores of London, purposely to witness the launch of the newly produced movie by Oluwaseyi Ariyo aka Shebaby in the city of

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Ras Kimono’s wife dies 3 months after losing husband

Efe Kimono, wife of the late Ras Kimono,  reportedly died in the early hours of Sunday, three months after losing her husband. Dennis Otu, a reggae enthusiast and the Chief  Press Secretary to the  Speaker of Delta State House of Assembly confirmed the sad incident in a facebook post. Our Correspondent in Port Harcourt reports that Mr. Dennis Otu, who …

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Anthony Joshua Knocks Povetkin Out To Retain World Heavyweight Titles

By Joseph Aigbonosumua   Anthony Joshua retained his world heavyweight titles by inflicting the first stoppage defeat of Alexander Povetkin’s professional career with a ruthless seventh-round finish at Wembley Stadium on Saturday. A previously close contest turned in Joshua’s favour decisively when he sent the Russian crashing to the canvas with a straight right hand and left hook. Povetkin gamely …

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Femi Kuti’s Son Officially Joins His Band

Femi Kuti’s son, omorinmade Kuti has officially joined his father’s ”positive force band”. The proud dad took to his Instagram page to announce the good news to the world. The Afro beat legend wrote on his Instagram page; Omorinmade (my Son) “now a proud member of my band ” and I leaving tonight with the positive force band to Belgrade …

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Instagram model McNamara dies in Mexican billionaire’s yacht

Investigation has commenced to unravel the mystery surrounding the death of an Australian Instagram model Sinead McNamara, after her body was discovered Friday aboard a super yacht owned by a Mexican billionaire on a Greek Island. The 20-year-old McNamara was found unconscious around 2 a.m. Friday on the back of the Mayan Queen IV in the Greek port of Argostoli …

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SEE FULL LIST OF AMVCA WINNERS as Falz, Adebayo, Omotola, Others Win Big

The 6th annual AMVCA ended on Saturday at the Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos drawing the attention of many movie stars. Some of the stars went home with major awards in different categories. They include Femi Falana popularly known as Falz, Femi Adebayo, Lydia Forson Omotola Jalade- Ekeinde, Odunlade Adekola, Bisola Aiyeola, and a host of others. With …

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Olamide signs two new acts to YBNL

In continuation of his strategy to uplift talents, Street rapper and YBNL boss Olamide has signed two new acts to his record label, YBNL. The two acts are rappers, named Limerick and Lyta. Olamide made the announcements on Instagram, welcoming them to his label, and teasing new videos with them. With the addition of these artist, it swells the ranks of …

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“Timaya gave me my latest single”- Waje

Nigerian singer, Waje says her latest single ‘Kpolongo’ was given to her by Timaya. Narrating how the song was birthed, the ‘I Wish’ singer said Timaya invited her to his house and they listened to some beats together. In a radio interview on sound city: “Timaya called me up and asked if I was free on that day and I …

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Wizkid Becomes Ciroc Brand Ambassador

Ciroc, a brand of ultra premium spirit vodka names Nigeria’s Wizkid as its brand ambassador Popular Nigerian singer, Wizkid, has bagged a deal as the ambassador of Ciroc, a brand of eau de vie vodka. Wizkid took to his official Twitter account to announce the news while advising people to drink responsibly. @wizkidayo “New Deal Alert! Officially with Ciroc, let’s …

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Nollywood Mourns As ‘Omoge Campus’ Dies

Various Nollywood celebrities have taken to social media to express shock over the death of their colleague, Aisha Abimbola, popularly known as Omoge Campus. The popular Yoruba actress, died in a Canadian hospital on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. Abimbola’s death has thrown many into shock including her colleagues who have taken to social media to mourn her. More details of the circumstances …

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Star Artiste, Kennykeyz Releases New Single “Superu”

It is note worthy to recall that in January 2018, fans all over the world were informed that their darling singer, RnB afro hip hop star artiste, Kennykeyz, is cooking a new creative song from the stable of Kennykeyz Production tagged: “Superu”.

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Rising Artiste Kennykeyz Cooks New Single, ” Shuperu”

One of Nigeria’s finest in the music industry who specialises in afro hip hop genre of delivering his skillful song to the listening pleasure of the masses is Kennykeyz, with the real names Kehinde Temitope Olasupo, a music producer cum artist.

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D’banj Signs Mega Deal With Dugout UK

Nigerian’s music super star and entrepreneur, Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo a.ka. D’banj, has signed a mega deal with Dugout in UK, to enable football fans across Nigeria and Africa get exclusive BTS actions live, of their favourite clubs in Europe. The deal will also present the fans opportunities to meet their favourite superstars in locker rooms. Dugout offers best unique & …

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Wizkid beats Jay Z, Lamar, Drake to MOBO award

Wizkid wins best international act at Mobo awards The Nigerian artist Wizkid may have missed the Grammy nomination this year, but he beat a strong field including Jay-Z, Drake, Travis Scott and Kendrick Lamar to net the best international artist prize at the Mobo awards in London Wednesday night. Other artists edged out by Wizkid are Cardi B, DJ Khaled, …

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Actresses fear coming to my hotel room at locations –Antar Laniyan

Anyone who has had the opportunity of watching the ace actor, Antar Laniyan, work behind the scene would know that he can be likened to a soldier whenever he is working. In fact, it is a general knowledge among actors that he is not one to mess with while shooting. In an exclusive chat with Saturday Beats, the actor stated …

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