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British Vogue Names Wizkid’s “Made In Lagos” Album Among Its “12 Best Albums Of 2020”

Wizkid is no doubt rounding off the year in a big way with not only the great sales of latest album “Made In Lagos“ but also its many international recognitions. In case you missed it, the singer’s fourth studio album has been listed among British Vogue’s “12 best album of 2020”. The project was listed alongside Beyoncé‘s “Black Is…

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Kamala Harris, Beyoncé, And Rihanna Make Forbes 2020 “World’s 100 Most Powerful Women” List

Forbes on Tuesday announced this year’s list of the World’s 100 Most Powerful Women and the honorees included influential leaders from 30 countries in politics, business, entertainment, and more. According to the editor of ForbesWomen Maggie McGrath, “The women on the 17th annual power list hail from 30 countries and were born across four generations. There are…

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Nigeria’s Odunayo Eweniyi & Damilola Odufuwa Make Bloomberg Businessweek’s 2020 “Bloomberg 50” List

Nigerian tech executives, Odunayo Eweniyi and Damilola Odufuwa have been honored in Bloomberg Businessweek’s 2020 “Bloomberg 50“, its annual list of innovators, entrepreneurs, and leaders who have changed the global business landscape in measurable ways over the past year. The Feminist Coalition co-founders were named alongside Singer Billie Eilish, Uruguay’s President Luis Lacalle Pou, Manchester United star Marcus Rashford, Former United…

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The Guardian UK Names Wizkid’s “Made In Lagos” Among ‘Top 50 Best Albums Of 2020’

Wizkid has a lot more to celebrate for as his critically acclaimed album “Made In Lagos” landed on The Guardian UK‘s list of Top 50 Best Albums of 2020. According to the publication, the list is drawn from votes by Guardian music critics – each critic votes for their top 20 albums, with points allocated for each placing, and those…

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Tiwa Savage’s “Celia” Named As One Of TIME Magazine’s “10 Best Albums Of 2020”

Nigerian music star, Tiwa Savage‘s third studio album “Celia” has been named among TIME’s 10 best albums of 2020. The publication has revealed its annual list, which features the ‘Koroba’ hitmaker alongside the likes of Taylor Swift‘s “Folklore” and Chloe x Hallel‘s “Ungodly Hour” who are seated on the number one and two spots. Writing about Savage in the magazine, TIME…

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ICYMI: The Weeknd, Teyana Taylor & More Artists React To 2021 Grammys Snub

Nominations for the 63rd Grammy Awards were announced last night but has since been met with controversy as several artists have expressed their displeasure towards the reveal. While few artists reacted to their snub, others waded into the conversation, pointing out several accusations against the organizers. First to respond on social media was American singer and dancer, Teyana Taylor who…

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Aisha Yesufu, Angelique Kidjo & More Africans Make BBC’s “100 Women” 2020 List

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) has released its annual list of 100 inspiring and influential women from around the world for the year 2020 which features two Nigerians alongside a bevy of other Africans. Appearing on the list is an honour, as entrants are recognized for “leading change and making a difference during these turbulent…

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Meet The Designers! Arise Fashion Week 2020 Unveils ’30 Under 30 Designer List

Africa’s premier fashion show, Arise Fashion Week, is set to deliver one of its most exciting line-ups to date, with the unveiling of the 30 under 30 fashion designers who will be competing for $500,000 in prize money. The list which includes designers from not only Nigeria but other parts of Africa and Europe, boasts…

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Roddy Ricch, Megan Thee Stallion & Drake Lead 2020 BET Hip Hop Awards Nominees

Earlier this year, BET showed us that despite a pandemic the show must still go on, and it is no different when it comes to the Hip Hop Awards. They recently dropped the nominations for the the 15th annual BET Hip Hop Awards, and some of today’s hottest artists racked up with the nominations. DaBaby is leading…

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Dangote Pays Riveting Tribute To Elumelu In 2020 TIME’s 100 Most Influential People List

Last week, Chairman of United Bank of Africa, Tony O. Elumelu hit major milestone by appearing on TIME 100 list – a compilation of the 100 most influential people in the world – an honour worth celebrating, as the widely-read and iconic American magazine makes it clear that entrants are recognized for changing the world. For Elumelu,…

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