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British-Nigerian Roller Skater Tinuke’s Orbit Smashes Two New Records For 2020 Guinness Word Record Day

BritishpProfessional roller-skater of Nigerian descent, Tinuke’s Orbit — real name Tinuke Oyediran — has broken the record for most cartwheels on roller skates in one minute with 30 and the most spins on e-skates in one minute in celebration of Guinness World Records Day 2020. A circus performer and skating teacher by trade, Tinuke set herself these challenges…

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Nigeria’s Eche Chinonso Breaks Guinness World Record For Most Consecutive Football Touches

Nigerians are constantly making the country proud, not just in diaspora but in the nation itself and they all deserve to be celebrated! The latest Nigerian to added to that celebratory list is 11-year-old Eche Chinonso a.k.a “Amazing Kid Eche” from Delta State, who just successfully smashed the Guinness World Record for the most consecutive football touches. Impressive right? but wait until…

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2Baba’s Record Label ‘Hypertek Digital’ Lands Publishing Deal with Sony/ATV

It’s yet another win for 2Baba as the legendary Nigerian singer’s record label just bagged a deal with Sony/ATV, a global leader in music publishing. In case you didn’t know, Sony/ATV controls a humongous and diverse catalogue of works by music heavyweights such as Michael Jackson, The Beatles, Bob Dylan and many more. According to Bella Naija, the new…

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Elated! Simi Signs New Record Deal With Apple’s “Platoon”

Simi has bagged herself a music deal with Platoon, a UK record label acquired by Apple Music in 2016, to enable artists distribute their music independently. The Nigerian songstress made the announcement on her Instagram page with a video in which she had a meeting with the Platoon family. Recently, the CEO of Platoon Records, Denzyl Feigelson, revealed his…

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May D Is Now The Newest Member Of Davido’s Music Label, DMW

Nigerian singer, Akinmayokun Awodumila, popularly known as May D has scored a record deal with Davido Worldwide Music (DMW) the music label owned by multiple award-winning musician, Davido. The new is currently receiving positive reviews on social media after the “Ile Ijo” crooner who couldn’t contain his excitement made it known to the public. May D was…

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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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Avengers ‘End Game’ Smashes Record In Global Launch

The Avengers have assembled for the last time, and they are destroying the competition — even before hitting US movie theatres. “Avengers: Endgame,” the last in a 22-film arc featuring the beloved Marvel Universe superheroes, shattered records upon its release in Asia, specifically in China, Disney — which owns Marvel Studios — announced Thursday. The…

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