Yemi Alade drops new single titled Gucci Ferragamo

Yemi Alade has just released a new single, Gucci Ferragamo after a very successful outing at the MTV MAMA Awards where she was a host and as well, winner of the very coveted ‘Best Female Artist of the Year’ Award.

In a recent tweet below she said the track is dedicated to the “sabi” people.

Expectations high as Phyno is set to launch his sophomore album The Playmaker tomorrow

Tomorrow November 1 2016, Phyno is set to launch his sophomore album titled The Playmaker. From the stables of Penthause music, the album comes packed with 20 tracks.


In an instagram post he says:

“It’s been a long time coming … My sophomore album ‘THE PLAYMAKER’ drops in a few days. I want to thank all my fans and team all over the world who have supported my music. Special thanks to the media for holding me down. I can’t wait for the world to hear this body of work, let d music speak ❤️??. Love you all . #ThePlaymakerAlbum #Penthauze “

Below is the track listing.

Breaking News: Iyanya Joins Mavins, Drops New Single

In what appears to be a surprise move, Iyanya and Don Jazzy made the announcement this morning that Iyanya is now offically a Mavin.

It had been earlier reported few months ago that Iyanya left his former record label Made Men Music Group (MMMG) owned by Ubi Franklin.

They also followed the announcement with the release of a new single #Up2Sumting featuring Don Jazzy.

See more tweets below:

New Video by Tiwa Savage – Rewind (OFFICIAL VIDEO). Naija Music Videos 2016

New Video alert. Rewind by Tiwa Savage. Rewind is one of the stand out tracks from Tiwa Savage’s RED album. The video spots a lot of interesting CG graphics and white space. Nigerian music videos have quite matured and indeed come of age.
MyMusic Naija Music Videos 2016

Drama? GLO Drops Wizkid as Ambassador, Signs on the ‘Proud’ Timaya

Wizkid is no longer a Glo ambassador.

Yesterday, the singer took to his Twitter to announce the end of his relationship with the company, and this comes a year after the singer left MTN for the Nigerian telecoms company.

“Officially no longer with GLO, it was nice working with the amazing people at the company, wish the company the best in the future. Love,” the ‘One Dance’ singer said in his positive Twitter note.

Recall that last June, MTN dumped Timaya, Sean Tizzle and others and took on Wizkid and OC Ukeje.

In his Instagram note, Timaya explained that he expected a better offer from MTN but the company refused to improve the contract, and so he made the business decision to not renew his contract.

Now, Timaya has landed a Glo deal and he can’t help but brag.

“They say am proud now I know why cause I glo with pride,” said the Dem Mama Records CEO, adding, “Glo ambassador. Great Deal…. Thank u lord.”

Its Official… They say am proud now I know why cause I glo with pride. Glo ambassador. Great Deal…. Thank u lord.

A photo posted by SOUND BWOY (@timayatimaya) on

It is unclear why Wizkid was dropped by Glo. We can’t wait for the explanation!

Are They Coming Back Together? Tiwa Savage Reportedly Gives Tee Billz Condition for Reconciliation

Six months after their marital woes rocked social media and remained top conversation for weeks, Tiwa Savage is reportedly set to make peace with her estranged husband Tunji ‘Tee Billz’ Balogun.

Speaking with Vanguard, a source close to the family revealed that the families of the couple have been meeting, seeking ways to reconcile. This revelation comes days after Tee Billz relaunched his Instagram page.

“You can take my word for it that a reconciliation is in the offing between Tiwa and Teebillz. She has told people close to her that she misses Tunji, and she wants him back in her life. Also, as their son, Jamal (Jam Jam) is growing older, Tiwa wants to ensure that he has a father figure around,” the family source tells Vanguard.

The source also added that Tiwa Savage has been meeting with other couples, seeking advice on how best to mend fences with Tee Billz. Also, she insists he must get help if really they will reunite again.

“Of course, she has also given a condition that Teebillz gets help so that all the issues that led to his public meltdown will not happen again,” the family source continued.

Last week, at the 3Thrones concert held at the Eko Hotel and Suites, the Mavin queen invited the veteran singing duo, Tunde and Wunmi Obe, to ask for marital advice.

“You’ve been married for so long, and you’re also in the limelight; how have you managed to keep your relationship intact for all these years? There’s a lot of pressure on young couples and I’m very jealous of you,” Tiwa asked the singers and they dished on how they made theirs work.

“Marry the man you love, communication, the only third party in your marriage should be God,” Tunde and Wunmi replied.

So, will Tiwa and Tunji join forces again? We can’t wait!

Review Of Davido’s EP – Son of Mercy

For Davido, the impetus to release his EP Son of Mercy (SOM) must have been overwhelming, perhaps because of the ongoing rivalries. The year 2016 began on a good note for the ‘son of a Billionaire’ before Baby Mama Drama splashed murky waters on him. At the end of 2015, his Kiddominant-produced The Money featuring Olamide Baddo robustly compares with Wizkid’s Baba Nla. Davido and Wizkid’s rivalry is almost reminiscent of an older rivalry between two Juju Kings, Ebenezer Obey and Sunny Ade.

Covering Fader Magazine and getting signed on by Sony Music was such a deal (and it still is). For fans fanning the embers of rivalry, Davido, at the beginning of the year seemed to be in a clear lead in the competition. But by popular design, things changed. Wizkid, by virtue of Drake’s One Dance and some other accolades, already takes the cake for 2016 but not without some fight from the son of a billionaire.

For the benefit of those who don’t know what it is, the extended play album is a glorified name for a handful of singles, popular amongst middle-level artistes trying to break new grounds. Named “Son of Mercy”, it would appear that Davido is obsessed about maintaining his social role as a dependant of sort. Popular as “Omo Baba Olowo” from his debut album, Davido has made some wealth of his own, but watching how the baby drama issue played out, he is still very much answerable to his father, the billionaire. Calling his album “Son of Mercy” name-checks a divine father to which Davido may also maintain a prodigal status. But it does look good on him, riches notwithstanding, to imbue his album cover with some measure of humility.

With five tracks lasting seventeen minutes, this EP is a prelude to the main meal, that elusive sophomore one can only hope doesn’t go the Wande Coal way. Davido is long overdue for his second album and as far as creative crisis goes, the sophomore sits in the middle of it all. Perhaps, that is why it is so elusive. If Davido had put songs like Aye, Skelewu, Gobe into an album, his meteoric rise would have been a bigger event. However the dynamics of releasing music has changed. This year’s biggest breakthrough star, Tekno, yet to release an album, is taking the market one single at a time.


On the SOM, Davido features three acts: America’s Tinashe, South Africa’s Nasty C and Nigerian’s Simi. He manages to appear on two songs all by himself—Gbagbe Oshi and Return—recruiting producers like Shizzi on two songs, Spellz and Kiddominant. The Shizzi-produced Gbagbe Oshi heralds a dramatic entry with Davido trying for that dancehall twang Patoranking already owns. Then he leans into Fela’s Roforofo Fight when he is short on ideas on how to make the song captivating—a minor success if you ask me. On the other hand, the Shizzi-produced Return is a rough gem. He makes the most contemporary highlife song of this year, something close to a love song but enjoying a backbone of fine guitar riffs reminiscent of Kennery music god, Orlando Owoh. Ending at the two minute and fifty-seven second mark, this is the shortest and most delightful thing on this EP.

Coolest Kid in Africa is regular Davido aspiring to crunk music with his South-African counterpart, Nasty C. This song obsesses about money but not in that snobbish sense. Here money is interactive; he brags about using money to pull ranks and uproot marriages. It is a feel-good song, club-attuned, but doesn’t it troll the idea of mercy itself.

On How Long, the duet with Tinashe, Davido tries for that elusive quintessential American up-beat R&B love song. Recalcitrant in his love for the Yoruba language, he makes Tinashe rinse her mouth with some Yoruba words. With an insistent beat slightly suggesting a lover’s dance, Davido seems to ask that ever-green Dru Hill question—how deep is your love for me?—but in the least American way.

With Simi, Davido does a playful Makossa groovy track, Maga to Mugu. Produced by Kiddominant, obsessing about the female anatomy and invested in a cache of sexual innuendoes, this song features an aside from Simi when Professor Davido yields yet another sexually-related neologism. She laughs when she asks, “what are you talking about boy?” That is an eternally human studio moment.

In conclusion, the problem with the Son of Mercy EP is that it is a tad short. Davido should stop dawdling and release his sophomore album already!

culled from

MyMusic Lyrics: Eben – Victory

Eben first performed “Victory” at the 6th International Music Concert of Believers LoveWorld Inc., where he first delivered an impressive performance of the song. “Victory” is a praise jam that you will fall in love with at first listen and is another airwaves burster.


Learn the lyrics and enjoy the song:




Yeah! Eyeeh!

He has given me victory!

God has given me victory!

He has given me victory!



[Verse 1]

All the days of my life I praise You

Everything that I have na You gave to me Baba

Lord I say for Your love I’m grateful

Yes You love me plenty You came to die for me

Jehovah Alpha

Jehovah Nissi

I am that I am

My great provider

I searched around

There’s no one else like You

Lion of Judah

You’re the Mighty Man in battle




Ah iyeeee!

God has given me victory! (He has given me victory!)

Ah iyeeeee!

He has given me victory! (God has given me victory!)

Ah iyeeee!

God has given me victory! (He has given me victory!)

Ah iyeeeee!

He has given me victory!

Hallelu…halleluyah e! …….Halle!

Halleluyah e! ………Halle!

Halleluyah e! ………Halle!

Halleluyah e! ………Halle!

Hallelu…halleluyah e! ………Halle!

Halleluyah e! ………Halle!

Halleluyah e! ………Halle!

Halleluyah e! ………Halle!


[Verse 2]

Come and see what the Lord has done for me

He has taken away my sorrows and now I’m free

Agam e buru halleluyah  eburu

Agam a para halleluyah  apara

Because of Jesus everyday na shakara I dey do

Double double heavenly blessings na im I dey receive




Ah ah ah eh eh eh

God Your grace and mercies always dey follow me

Ah iyeeee!

God has given me victory! (He has given me victory!)

Ah iyeeeee!

He has given me victory! (God has given me victory!)

Ah iyeeee!

God has given me victory! (He has given me victory!)

Ah iyeeeee!

He has given me victory!

Hallelu…halleluyah e! …….Halle!

Halleluyah e! ………Halle!

Halleluyah e! ………Halle!

Halleluyah e! ………Halle!

Hallelu…halleluyah e! ………Halle!

Halleluyah e! ………Halle!

Halleluyah e! ………Halle!

Halleluyah e! ………Halle!



If Jesus has given you victory

Come let’s dance, let’s give Him praises now

If Jesus has given you victory

Come let’s dance, let’s give Him praises now

Because of Jesus everyday na shakara I dey do

Double double heavenly blessings na im I dey receive

Ah ah ah eh eh eh

God Your grace and mercies always dey follow me




Ah iyeeee!

God has given me victory! (He has given me victory!)

Ah iyeeeee!

He has given me victory! (God has given me victory!)

Ah iyeeee!

God has given me victory! (He has given me victory!)

Ah iyeeeee!

He has given me victory!

Hallelu…halleluyah e! …….Halle!

Halleluyah e! ………Halle!

Halleluyah e! ………Halle!

Halleluyah e! ………Halle!

Hallelu…halleluyah e! ………Halle!

Halleluyah e! ………Halle!

Halleluyah e! ………Halle!

Halleluyah e! ………Halle!



Because of Jesus everyday na shakara I dey do

Double double heavenly blessings na im I dey receive

Ah ah ah eh eh eh

God Your grace and mercies always dey follow me

AFRIMA Music Village To Host Femi Kuti, Diamond Platnumz, VVIP & Others

The one-day AFRIMA Music Village is a festival style, non-stop music concert with performances from Femi Kuti (Nigeria), Diamond Platnumz (Tanzania), VVIP (Ghana) and 30 other top African artistes and AFRIMA 2016 nominees.

Date: Friday, November 4, 2016.

Venue: Waterfront, Bar Beach, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria.

Time: 500pm.

Entry: AFRIMA T-shirt. (AFRIMA T-shirt is available on or at the venue for #2,000 only).

Business or Pleasure? Falz and Simi dazzle in new photoshoot

Falz and Simi have been teasing us for ever with their music and friendship and its only normal to guess their relationship is more than professional. Quite frankly, it is their private lives and their personal businesses but what will life be without rumors especially if you are perpetually in the public eye.

We leave you to judge.




On a serious note though, there are talks of a joint EP between Falz and Simi, so will keep our fingers crossed for that.

Ice Prince – Jos to the World. New Album out on October 28 2016

Super cool cat Ice Prince Zamani is due to release his new album on the 28th of October 2016. Ahead of the release he has dropped the track listing for the album and the official album art.

The album will weigh in at 19 tracks and features artists such as: Tiwa Savage, Krept & Konan, koker, Vanessa, Timaya, Yemi Alade and Phyno just to mention a few.

Quite some interesting pictures are cropping up in anticipation for this release

Below is the track listing for Jos to the World.


  1. Me vs Me
  2. Looking at You
  3. Play list ft Yung L
  4. Want it all ft. Krept and Konan
  5. 2am in Chevron
  6. Trillions ft. Phyno
  7. Brokelyn ft. Dice Ailes
  8. Standout ft. Bre Z
  9. Hello ft. The fresh Brit Ava Hovanka
  10. Day1 ft. Koker
  11. Boss
  12. Excellency ft. Dj Buckz
  13. Belinda ft. Timaya
  14. For Yah ft. Runtown
  15. No be Today ft. Tiwa Savage
  16. No Mind Dem ft. Vanessa Mdee
  17. Run with You ft. Yemi Alade
  18. Rich ft. Sojay, Phil Ade, Tone P
  19. Show me / Deep Inside (Bonus)

Wizkid And Yemi Alade Make History At #MAMA2016 Plus Full List of Winners

The results have finally rolled in from South Africa, where the 2016 edition of Africa’s biggest award event, the MTV Africa Music Awards, MAMA 2016 was held, and Wizkid emerges the king of the night.

The night started with performances from top acts like Future, Yemi Alade and Cassper Nyovest, and in between the winners of the various categories were announced.

And the Nigerian ambassadors did the country proud, coping all the awards for the best categories. While Wizkid won three MAMA 2016 awards, Patoranking claimed the Song of the Year award, and Yemi Alade became the first female to win the Best Female category twice.


Check out the list of winners for the 2016 MTV Africa Music Awards:

Black Coffee (South Africa)
Diamond (Tanzania)
Sauti Sol (Kenya)
Wizkid (Nigeria) -WINNER
Yemi Alade (Nigeria)

Josey (Ivory Coast)
MzVee (Ghana)
Tiwa Savage (Nigeria)
Vanessa Mdee (Tanzania)
Yemi Alade (Nigeria) – WINNER


Babes Wodumo (South Africa)
Emtee (South Africa)
Falz (Nigeria)
Franko (Cameroon)
Nasty C (South Africa)
Nathi (South Africa)
Raymond (Tanzania)
Simi (Nigeria)
Tekno (Nigeria) – WINNER

Franko (Cameroon)
J-Rio (Gabon)
Magasco (Cameroon)
Serge Beynaud (Ivory Coast) -WINNER
Toofan (Togo)

Adiouza (Senegal)
Bebe Cool (Uganda)
Burna Boy (Nigeria)
Den G (Liberia)
EL (Ghana)
Jah Prayzah (Zimbabwe) – WINNER
Jay Rox (Zambia)
Kansoul (Kenya)
Kiss Daniel (Nigeria)
Lij Michael (Ethiopia)
LXG (Sierra Leone)
Meddy (Rwanda)
Messias Marioca (Mozambique)
Prince Kaybee (South Africa)
Reda Taliani (Algeria)
Saad Lamjarred (Morocco)
Sabri Mosbah (Tunisia)
Sidiki Diabate (Mali)
Tamer Hosny (Egypt)
The Dogg (Namibia)
Yamoto Band (Tanzania)

“Shaktibobo” – Olamide (Nigeria)
“Reggae Blues” – Harrysongz feat Olamide, Kcee & Iyanya, Orezi (Nigeria)
“My Woman, My Everything” – Patoranking feat. Wande Coal (Nigeria) – WINNER
“Godwin” – Korede Bello (Nigeria)
“Ngud” – Kwesta feat. Cassper (South Africa)
“Roll Up Re-Up” – Emtee feat. Wizkid and AKA (South Africa/Nigeria)
“Soweto Baby” – DJ Maphorisa feat. Wizkid (South Africa/Nigeria)
“Baddest” – AKA feat. Burna Boy, Khuli Chana, Yanga (South Africa/Nigeria)
“Wololo” – Babes Wodumo feat. Mampintsha (South Africa)
“Coller la Petite“ – Franko (Cameroon)
“Unconditionally bae” – Sauti Sol feat. Alikiba (Kenya/Tanzania)

“Jump” – Anatii & Cassper feat. Nasty C (South Africa); Director: Kyle Lewis
“Caviar Dreams” – AL Bairre & PhFAT (South Africa); Director: Daniel Levi
“If I Start to Talk” – Tiwa Savage feat. Dr Sid (South Africa); Director: Clarence Peters
“Kisasi Kumi” – Sheeba (Uganda) – Director: Sasha Vybz
“Niquer Ma Vie“ – Youssoupha (Congo) – Director: Antony Abdelli & Jose Eon – WINNER

Drake – WINNER

Nelson Freitas
C4 Pedro – WINNER
Lizha James
Petro Show

Wizkid (Nigeria) -WINNER
AKA (South Africa)
Patoranking (Nigeria)
Black Coffee (South Africa)
Diamond Platnumz (Tanzania)

Flavour (Nigeria)
Stonebwoy (Ghana)
Cassper Nyovest (South Africa) – WINNER
Eddy Kenzo (Uganda)
Mafikizolo (South Africa)

R2Bees (Ghana)
Sauti Sol (Kenya) – WINNER
Toofan (Togo)
Navy Kenzo (Tanzania)
Mi Casa (South Africa)

Desmond & The Tutus
kyle deutsch & shekhinah – WINNER

Olamide (Nigeria)
Kiff No Beat (Ivory Coast)
Ycee (Nigeria)
Emtee (South Africa) – WINNER
Ricky Rick (South Africa)

Patoranking ft. Sarkodie – No Kissing
Sauti Sol ft. Alikiba – Unconditionally Bae
AkA ft. Burna Boy,Khuli Chana & Yanga – Baddest
Dj Maphorsia ft. Wizkid & Dj Buckz – Soweto Baby – WINNER
Nasty c ft. Davido & Cassper Nyovest – Juice Back Remix

Linda Ikeji
Caster Semenya – WINNER
Pearl Thusi
Pierre Emerick Aubameyang

Hugh Masekela

Are They Getting Married? Falz & Simi Dazzle in ‘Pre-Wedding’ Pictures

Falz and Simi have been posting pictures that look like pre-wedding photos to their Instagram pages. There has been a lot of speculation about their friendship and some people believe they are dating. Some even say Simi is entangled in a love triangle with Falz and Adekunle Gold. See the pictures below:







YCee Joins Wizkid And Davido At Sony!

It looks like Sony Music is now very serious about their expansion plan to Africa. Today they just signed Ycee to an exclusive deal. He will be joining the likes of Davido and Wizkid on the label who have international recording contracts.

Sony Music Entertainment announced the exclusive deal with Ycee of Tinny Entertainment, today in South Africa.

Big congrats to him and we look forward to more groundbreaking music from his.


Africa’s Stars to Pay Tribute to Dibango, Sunny Ade & Wemba at AFRIMA Awards 2016

The performance stage of the 2016 All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, will come alive on Sunday, November 6 at Eko Hotels & Suites, Lagos in Nigeria as African music stars line up for pulsating and emotive tribute performances in honour of Manu Dibango, King Sunny Ade and late Papa Wemba, three of Africa’s renowned music legends.

In partnership with the African Union Commission, AUC, and the support of the Official Host City, Lagos State, AFRIMA 2016 grand awards ceremony is preceded by The AFRIMA Music Village on Friday November 4, 2016, a non-stop music concert with over 40 African artistes performing live at the Waterfront, Bar Beach, Victoria Island, Lagos in Nigeria. Thousands of guests expected in Lagos for the various events.


82-year-old Cameroonian saxophonist and vibraphone player Manu Dibango, is hailed for making an enormous contribution to African music as a whole. Nicknamed ‘The Lion of Cameroon’, Manu Dibango is recognised for developing a music style fusing jazz, funk and traditional Cameroonian music. His song “Soul Makossa” has influenced several popular music hits, including Michael Jackson’s “Wanna Be Startin’ Somethin”, as well as his recording of that song with Akon, the Fugees’ “Cowboys”, and Rihanna’s “Don’t Stop the Music” and Comedian Eddie Murphy in his 1982 parody song “Boogie in your butt”.


Artiste-in-Residence at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria, King Sunny Ade is classified as one of the most influential musicians of his time. The Nigerian singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist and two-time Grammy award nominee is known for his pioneering of modern world music. His stage performance is characterised by dexterous dancing steps and use of the guitar.


Papa Wemba, the late iconic musician from the Democratic Republic of Congo, who died at the age of 67 on April 24, 2016 during a stage performance in Cote d’Ívoire, also pioneered a blend of African, Cuban and Western sounds which became one of Africa’s most popular music styles. Dubbed the ‘King of Rhumba Rock’, Papa Wemba was also a fashion icon who popularised the La Sape look and style through his musical group Viva la Musica, with whom he performed on stages throughout the world.

Speaking about the purpose of the tribute, President and Executive Producer, AFRIMA, Mr. Mike Dada said: “Contemporary African stars will be pledging their loyalty to these grassroot legends of African music to show the beauty of their music through outstanding performances on stage during the AFRIMA awards. It is also a means of showing the younger generation that they can connect to music made by older generations of artistes and use this to unite the world through music.”

Mr. Dada described these three music icons as the ‘voices of African music and the epitome of Africanness’.

Some of the top African artistes billed to honour the legacy of the three African legends include: Kiss Daniel (Nigeria); Diamond Platnumz (Tanzania); Brymo (Nigeria); Wax Dey (Cameroon); Seyi Shay (Nigeria); Fally Ipupa (DRC), Yemi Alade (Nigeria); Victoria Kimani (Kenya); Tiwa Savage (Nigeria); Aramide (Nigeria); Niniola (Nigeria); YCee (Nigeria); TJAN (Nigeria) and Flavour (Nigeria) among others.

Meanwhile, public voting continues on AFRIMA website via the platform

5 Fela Anikulapo Kuti Songs we totally love.

It is Fela Kuti’s 78th Post humous birthday and in celebration of the legend, we compiled a list of his songs that have redefined the game for African Music. These songs were chosen based on their musical composition content and arrangements.

Fela’s music was a hybrid between Classical Jazz and African musical movements, fusing African rhythms with Pigeon English lyrics. Jazz music is most commonly consumed by discerning high mobility elites but it is interesting to see how Fela could make his music appeal to the average street joe.

All these songs have a few things in common. Beautiful melodies, mid tempo percussions, jazzy solos and amazing arrangements. Confusion Break Bone has to be the most complex of the lot. At a point, the song appears to be in 3 different keys at the same whilst maintaining the integrity of the original key.

So for our top five, here you go.. Let’s know what you think in the comments.

1. Confusion Break Bone

2. Beasts of No Nation

3. Palaver

4. Water no get Enemy

5. Overtake don Overtake Overtake

Davido Goes International With Tinashe Collaboration – How Long

Davido has officially entered a new era as he drops this much anticipated song ‘How Long’ featuring American superstar, Tinashe.

This is his first official single with his new label, Sony Music International since singing earlier in the year.

This is sure to shut the mouth of critics after he has had almost a year of music drought.

Enjoy the video.

Is Wizkid About To Drop A Hit Song Featuring Drake?

Looks like Wizkid is about to drop some new singles after a long break. He just tweeted that ‘6god’ (Drake) and himself are about to school everybody.

Can we expect another hit following the very successful song ‘Once Dance’ that the duo collaborated on which was officially the biggest song of the summer as named by Billboard? See tweets below.

Falz & Simi, Chidinma & Flavour: 4 Celebrity Friendships That Give Us Major Couple Vibes

From Chidinma and Flavour to Falz and Simi, meet the celebrities who are not dating but give off major couple vibes.

1. Simi and Falz

The singers have a strong musical musical chemistry and have been spotted hanging out quite a number of times. However, they maintain they are just good friends. During separate interviews, Falz and Simi admitted that they don’t mind dating. However, Simi is already in a relationship. Still, we get the “couple vibes” from them whenever we see them together.

@symplysimi ? Cc @jost_in_case

A photo posted by Falz TheBahdGuy (@falzthebahdguy) on


2. Banky W and Adesua Etomi

Banky W’s relationship status has recently been the subject of fan’s scrutiny particularly after his best friend, Capt. Demuren tied the knot with OAP, Toolz in May. Then he recently struck a friendship with beautiful Nollywood actress, Adesua Etomi and fans have refused to allow him breathe.

The E.M.E boss has been teased a number of times as dating Adesua; especially since she has played his love interest twice in his musical videos. The two recently gave fans mega Couple vibes after they were cast as bride and groom in Kemi Adetiba’s The Wedding Party.

Banky and Adesua are both single, so maybe they should give dating each other a shot. #JustSaying.


A photo posted by Banky W. (@bankywellington) on


3. Chidinma and Flavour

Chidinma and Flavour first sparked dating rumours last year when they shared a passionate kiss in the video of their collaborative hit, Ololufe. Since then, the two have been spotted cozying up to each other on several occasions. During Phyno’s concert in November last year, the singers made fans go crazy when they kissed again during their performance.

Despite fans rooting for the two to become an item, Flavour and Chidinma insist they are nothing more than friends. “Chidinma is just my friend. Our strong vibe comes from how deeply we feel about music,” Flavour stated.


A photo posted by Teamchidinmakedike (@teamchidinmakedike) on


4. Yvonne Nelson and John Dumelo

Ghanaian actors and best friends, Yvonne Nelson and John Dumelo should definitely be a couple.

The stars, who fondly called each other ‘JoVon’, are so involved in each other’s lives you can’t help but think they are dating. Last year, Yvonne and John got into a very public and nasty feud during the #DumsorMustStop campaign headlined by Yvonne, and the besties were at loggerheads for a while. You can read about the fight here.

A few weeks ago, they finally squashed their beef and resumed sharing goofy and intimate photos and videos on social media. On why they may never date? Yvonne previously mentioned she fears a romantic relationship with Dumelo may not last. Our Couple vibes radar says otherwise, but we’ll give them the benefit of doubt.

The JoVon effect ?

A video posted by Yvonne Nelson (@yvonnenelsongh) on

Even Politics couldn't break us #bestfriend?

A photo posted by Yvonne Nelson (@yvonnenelsongh) on

How KSA, Asa, 2Baba and Dbanj Brought The Roof Down On The Atlantic

When the announcement was made months ago that King Sunny Ade (KSA), Asa, 2Baba and Dbanj would light up the stage of the Eko Atlantic on Independence Day this year, many would have thought it would be a low-key affair, but from what we saw that night, it certainly wasn’t!

The Supremacy Concert, an initiative of the Main Group and the finale of the much talked about Made-in-Nigeria Festival attracted music fans from far and near. While it would not be the first time the Eko Atlantic has played host to a concert but the Supremacy Concert would surpass all.

The concert was opened by the amiable Sola Mogaji who introduced herself to the teeming crowd at the Atlantic and also went on to introduce the music superstars billed to perform.

First to lead the pack was the living legend who just clocked 70 years of age, King Sunny Ade popularly called KSA. The legendary musician who was seen in a Made-in-Nigeria bespoke Atiku outfit sent the crowd into nostalgia by bringing back his evergreen songs back to back. Many would have thought his septuagenarian age would hinder him from showing his electrifying dance steps but that was not the case as he danced gracefully to the delight of the crowd.

Innocent Idibia popularly called 2Baba was next to perform at the Atlantic. He performed in his native Akwa-Ibom outfit with dark shades. He went on to reel out his hit songs from Implication to for Instance and more, a move that left the crowd asking for more. 2Baba didn’t disappoint his fans as he also performed his new singleOfficially Blind which was chorused by the fans throughout the period he performed.

In between these performances, the legendary DJ, the one fans love to call cool DJ JimmyJatt was also on hand to deliver judgement on the wheel of steel at the concert. Fans of the pioneer DJ danced without holding back as they listened to the range of hits he mixed from his music box.

Next on was the Internationally Recognised Singer and Entertainer – Asa. Asa was seen wearing her trademark Nigerian fabric blouse while performing at the event. She literally blew away everybody, she performed hits from all her albums such as Bibanke, Akinyele, Mama mi, Satan be Gone, 360 and others. She also reminded everyone present how much of a good guitarist she is as she latched on to her guitar playing old songs much to the singing delight of all present there.

Asa then surprised everyone present when she attempted to praise the MaIN Founder, Prince Segun Oniru by singing the popular Fuji music even though she confessed her band who are white men could not replicate the Fuji beats for her, a move that sent the crowd into rapturous laughter.

The Koko Master Dbanj came on stage in dramatic fashion after his ‘Hype man’ Jimmie, engaged the crowd in wild chants to welcome the emergence of the Ejanla (big fish as Dbanj calls himself sometimes). Dbanj did not just perform for the audience, he entertained them too keeping them on the edge of their seats for most of the night, with several hits such as Suddenly, Emergency, Mr. Endowed and other hits.

Olamide Releases New Single; ‘Orobo’ Ahead of YBNL UK Concert

Ahead of what has been described by many as the biggest UK invasion by the YBNL crew, YBNL CEO, Olamide has dished out another banger titled Orobo. The amazing Fuji rendition was produced by Young Johnn and once again displays Olamide’s dexterity as a lyricist. His ability to communicate to his audience through relatable lyrics is just about what keeps Olamide on top of his game. Interestingly, on this single, Olamide creatively recreates US top charting single Panda by Designer with his unique razz flavour. This is ultimately another perfect song from the rapper.

The rapper and the entire YBNL crew- Adekunle Gold, Lil Kesh, Viktoh, DJ Enimoney, YBNL princess; Temmie are currently in London for the anticipated YBNL UK concert which will hold on Saturday, the 9th of October, 2016 at the Eventim Hammersmith Apollo. Ticket sales are said to be going off the roof as fans of YBNL crew in London are excited to have all of YBNL artistes on one stage. Although the crew had an amazing concert in the UK last year, this will be the first time the entire YBNL family will perform on one stage in the United Kingdom and there is no telling that it will be an amazing experience!

Davido’s “Gbagbe Oshi” is Officially the Number #1 Streamed Song Across Africa

Davido’s Gbagbe Oshi is officially the number one streamed song across Africa. Gbagbe Oshi is a hit song contained in the prolific singer’s new Extended Play (EP) titled Son of Mercy.

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Davido’s Son of Mercy
Son Of Mercy is the hotly anticipated 5 track EP by Nigerian superstar – Davido available for pre-order across all DSP’s via Columbia Records.

If fans pre-order the EP, they will receive an instant grat of ‘Gbabge Oshi’, (pronounced Ba-Bae Oshi), THE MOST STREAMED SONG ACROSS AFRICA!

The EP also features R&B it-girl Tinashe who brings a typically sensual cameo to the mix on the track ‘How Long’ set to go live on Oct 14. The US born songstress of Zimbabwean heritage also co-stars with Davido in the video, shot on location in Malibu. Production on the feel-good track comes courtesy of British born, Nigerian songwriter Parker Ighile (Nicki Minaj, Rihanna, Ariana Grande).

Son of Mercy Track Listing

Gbagbe Oshi
Maga to Mugu
Coolest Kids in Africa Featuring Nasty C.
How Long Featuring Tinashe
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