Tag Archives: Angelique Kidjo

Twitter Reacts To Burna Boy Calling Himself The Best Nigerian Artist Since Fela

Burna Boy is no stranger to social media controversies as his latest sees the Nigerian twitter community coming for his neck. Two weeks after losing the Grammy Award in the best world music category to Angelique Kidjo, The Afrobeat star has ignited a Twitter storm after declaring himself the best since Fela. Burna Boy started his…

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Supermodel Naomi Campbell Passionately Addresses The GRAMMYs In An Open Letter

Naomi Campbell has penned an open letter to the organizers of GRAMMYs Awards after Burna Boy’s loss to Angelique Kidjo at the 2020 edition of the awards. The supermodel who praised Angelique for spreading light and opening minds through her music stated that Burna Boy has not been given the accolades he truly deserves due to lack of education. The supermodel…

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2020 Grammy Awards: Billie Eilish, Lizzo, Lil Nas X And Angelique Kidjo Leads Full-Winners List

The 2020 Grammy Awards has come and gone, with Billie Eilish winning the most awards of the night — ranging from song and record to album and new artist. Other top awards went to Lizzo, Lil Nas X, Gary Clark Jnr, Anderson Paak, Jamaica’s Koffee and Beninese legend Angelique Kidjo and more. The live ceremony was hosted by Alicia Keys from Staples Center in Los Angeles, where…

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The Glamorous & Glitz from Kunle Afolayan’s London Premiere of The CEO!

The four compasses of the African Continent United for Kunle Afolayan’s London premiere of The CEO After a glorious outing at the Toronto International Film Festival, London was the next logical step for Kunle Afolayan’s blockbuster, The CEO. Featuring a stellar cast of heavy lifters, the movie starred Wale Ojo, Kemi Lala Akindoju, Hilda Dokubo…

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Kehinde Bankole, Ramsey Nouah, Muyiwa Ademola, More! First Photos From Kunle Afolayan’s ‘The CEO’ Movie Premiere

Yesterday evening saw history in the making as ace filmmaker Kunle Afolayan, hosted the premiere of his highly anticipated mystery thriller, ‘The CEO’. Starring Grammy award winner, Angelique Kidjo, Wale Ojo and Jimmy Jean Louis in lead roles, the movie was premiered aboard an Air-France trip to Paris, France, making it the first time any…

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Angélique Kidjo, 3 Other African Youth Activists Honoured With Amnesty International Ambassador of Conscience Award

World-renowned musician Angélique Kidjo alongside three inspirational African youth activist groups, Y’en a marre from Senegal, Le Balai Citoyen from Burkina Faso and LUCHA from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have been honoured with the prestigious Amnesty International’s Ambassador of Conscience Award. According to Amnesty International’s Secretary General Salil Shetty, “The Ambassador of Conscience Award is a celebration of those public figures who…

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Omawumi Talks New Album, Collaborations, Worst Performance, More On Soundcity’s ‘My Music & I’

Songstress Omawumi was sat down for a chat on Soundcity’s ‘My Music & I’ where she opened up on her upcoming album whose title in Kanye fashion remains undecided. The powerful vocalist whose newest single ‘Play Na Play’ featuring 3-time Grammy award winner, Agelique Kidjo is currently topping the charts, revealed more details about her…

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Hot Flick: Omawumi Ft Angelique Kidjo – Play Na Play

  Coming off the heels of her critically acclaimed cover of Adele’s ‘Hello’, Omawumi releases her new single and music video ‘Play Na Play’ featuring Grammy award-winning artist Angelique Kidjo. The singer/songwriter/entertainer also announced the imminent release of her yet untitled third album.The new age singer, introduces fans and newcomers alike to a new musical journey by recording…

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Omawumi Unveils Website + Check Out BTS Photos Of Her Music Video Featuring Angelique Kidjo

We told you a few days ago that singer Omawumi has things cooking  A few of them are here now! First, the singer just unveiled her new website iamomawumi.com. The new website already has some posts up, you should check it out. She also released behind the scenes photos from her new music video which features…

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