5 Times Steve Babaeko showed us why he’s the African king of advertising

Steve Babaeko is no doubt a man of many achievements. He is an advertising and music executive, public advocate, founder of X3M Ideas and X3M music, a record label. But this post isn’t about his musical conquest (which let’s be…

Entries open for MEGA 2019

Submissions are now open for the 2019 Music & Entertainment Gospel Awards (MEGA), the organisers have said. MEGA, which was launched in 2013 to recognise and celebrate outstanding performances and exemplary talents in Nigerian gospel music, within the country and…

Simi courts the familiar in Omo Charlie Champagne – Dami Ajayi

Barely two years after releasing her self-titled sophomore LP album, Simisola Ogunleye is back with her third strike called Omo Charlie Champagne Volume 1. Released on the 19th of April to mark her 31st birthday, OCC is comprised of 13…

Edinburgh International Festival launches 2019 programme (Chinadaily)

Edinburgh International Festival returns for its 73rd year on August 2 – 26, 2019, bringing the best of theatre, music and dance from across the world to Scotland’s capital. The programme features 93 events, with 293 performances across 17 venues…

Kizz Daniel hits gold with Fvck You – Dami Ajayi

Kizz Daniel, unperturbed by his sophomoric lull, has dismissed it for greater things. His latest single, Fvck You, produced by Young John is currently the hottest thing in the industry—and will probably give him more bragging rights than his entire…

Wine and Connect with ArtMiabo in Lagos

South Africa-based artist, Miabo Enyadike, will be in Lagos for an exciting evening of wine, art and music on Sunday. The event will also be a rare opportunity for those who attend to network. Tagged Wine and Connect with Artmiabo,…

Let me tell you why Carl Thomas blocked me on Twitter – Dami Ajayi

The other day, Abuja-based poet Bash Amuneni shared a meme on social media with American singer Carl Thomas singing in the rain. The essence of the meme’s text was that R & B lost its essence when crooners stopped groanin’…

Tiger’s Maker Lab Exhibition: Wearable art at its finest uncaged and more

The weekend could not have gotten any better as guests and art lovers gathered in their numbers to attend the much anticipated Maker Lab exhibition powered by Tiger Beer in Lagos. The event which held on Saturday March 16 at…

Let’s talk about Fokn Bois and their “Afrobeats lol” album -Dami Ajayi

Gospel Porn Christian Rap Duo, Fokn Bois have retired their seemingly ecumenical calling for the earthier, contemporary and gentile-loving genre of music, Afrobeats. That curious name, Afrobeats, has failed to die several deaths, perhaps for obvious reasons. Coined by Abrantee,…

Val Day Special: The Love Songs of K. Sunny Ade

Let us go then, you and I—you, dear reader and I, into the vast discography of Juju music’s most accomplished practitioner, King Sunny Ade, for the auspicious event of fishing out his love songs. Juju music, that variant of palmwine…

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