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Burna Boy Leads Billboard’s List Of “Top 15 Sub-Saharan African Artists”

Billboard has unveiled Nigerian superstar, Burna Boy as the most-streamed artist in Sub-Saharan Africa in a new list published recently. On the list titled “Billboard’s Top 15 Sub-Saharan African Artists” which is based on global views, Burnaboy takes the lead with 435.57 million streams, Tanzanian Diamond Platnumz comes in second with 291.98 million streams whiles Davido…

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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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‘I Am The Jesus Of Nigerian Music, Naira Marley Archived My Image’ — Terry G

Veteran Nigerian singer, Gabriel Amanyi aka Terry G, has described himself as the “Jesus” of Nigerian music, saying that he set the pace for the present trend in the Nigerian music industry. Terry G while speaking in an interview with Channels TV, described many Nigerians as hypocrites, adding that in recent times, they have embraced…

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Chocalate City’s Ckay Drops Brand New EP “CKay The First”

Chocolate City artist Ckay finally releases his much-anticipated project ‘Ckay the First’ after announcing the release on Instagram. The EP is a follow-up to his previous, heavily discussed effort, ‘Who the F*** is Ckay?’, and shows the artist displaying growth, implementing a wider range of styles and techniques this go-around. The EP’s lead single, WAY, is a cheeky interpolation of Beethoven’s…

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Watch Burna Boy Perform “Ye”, “On The Low” & “Anybody” With A Live Orchestra

Nigerian Afro-fusion act, Burna Boy is the latest artist to appear on Audiomack’s Trap Symphony performance series, which sees some of music’s biggest acts perform their hits backed by a live orchestra. Held at The Bunker Studio in New York City the intimate live studio performance saw him run through his hit songs “Ye,” “On the Low,” and “Anybody,”…

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OB HotFlick: Zoro’s New Single “Nwunyem” Is A Love Declaration

Zoro is positioning himself as an artist who truly appreciates the beauty and the connections we share with people. His new single “Nwunyem” is a love declaration to his significant other and, by extension, wives everywhere. While in his previous single, “Iheanacho,” Zoro croons about searching for his perfect love, in “Nwunyem”, Zoro has found her and…

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You’ll Love Them! Accessories Brand Kene Rapu Launches ‘Slippers For HIM’ In Collaboration With Artist, Yasser

The fast growing eponymous brand, Kene Rapu is now excited to introduce its Resort 2015 collection, in collaboration with upcoming artist Yasser. The new luxury line features 100% leather male slippers, designed specially ‘For Him’. All products are Made in Nigeria. For more information, visit the KeneRapu Showroom: 1 Olajide George street, Lekki phase 1,
Lagos.…

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Meet Yagazie Emezi – Art Curator, Artist & Blogger

Yagazie Emezi is a Nigerian art Curator, artist and blogger with a passion for African preservation. She is known for her opinionated, and sometimes controversial, YouTube videos, her hilarious personal cartoons, and her well-curated tumblr and website. With a dual degree in Anthropology and African studies, Yagazie through her website and other social media outlets curates visually enlightening posts…

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