by Alewa House, published 8 months, 1 week ago
- Naira Marley Signs Lyta to Marlian Music
Naira Marley signed former YBNL artiste Lyta to his music imprint Marlian Music and recently announced it via his social media channels.
- Burna Boy has been unveiled as the August 2020 cover star of popular British music publication, NME magazine.
In the August 2020 issue, the Afrobeats star sheds more light on his soon-to-be-released fifth studio album “Twice As Tall”. He also opens up about his journey in the music industry, the system of oppression in Africa, and his desire to inspire a revolution in Africa.
- Finally! Blackface Releases The Music Video For His Own “African Queen” Version…
African Queen” by Blackface… After waiting for 15 years to release his version of ‘African Queen’, a Mega hit officially released by 2Face in 2004, Blackface returns again with the music video for his Version of ‘African Queen’ about a year later.
- US-based Music Icon, Derrick Ashong Launches Take Back The Mic To Promote African talents.
Global- Founder and CEO of AMP Global Technologies, Derrick N. Ashong has built a platform that gives the power back to the people, through a digital “Ecosystem” that allows content creators to own their own narrative and build direct connections with fans all over the world.
- Drama As Samklef Drags Tunde Ednut For Blocking Him And Ubi Franklin After They Started Their Instagram Channels
Popular Nigerian music producer turned blogger, Samklef has taken a jab at controversial blogger, Tunde Ednut for blocking him and Ubi Franklin on Instagram after they started their channels on the social media platform.
- Davido was Seen With Scott Storch During Studio Sessions
David “Davido” Adeleke maybe getting ready to resume music activities after his break. The DMW boss was seen with American producer and songwriter, Scott Storch, during studio sessions.
The question on everyone’s lips is, Should we expect a new song soon? Well we hope so...
- Alewa House to Enhance Creative Industry with Technology
Alewa House, a Jos-based creative hub, has announced plan to leverage technology for the growth of the creative industry in Nigeria. To this end, the hub is putting together devices, particularly digital tools, networking arena for folks in the cultural and creative industries, and an army of creatives to open endless opportunities in a digital creative economy.
- The Barzini Conversation is still on-going
Nigeria’s newest wave on the block, Eli Barzini has carved a space for himself in the music space, and his dominance in the rap/alte movement is proof. The rising act recently launched a new movement called “The Barzini Conversation” to curb societal ills. Check out the song on all streaming platforms and tell us what you think.
- Nigerian singer sentenced to death for blasphemy in Kano state
A musician in Nigeria's northern state of Kano has been sentenced to death by hanging for blaspheming against the Prophet Muhammad. An upper Sharia court in the Hausawa Filin Hockey area of the state said Yahaya Sharif-Aminu, 22, was guilty of committing blasphemy for a song he circulated via WhatsApp in March.
by Alewa House, published 7 months, 2 weeks ago
Jesse Jagz Marries Boo In Private Wedding Ceremony Revered Nigerian rapper Jesse Jagz has quit bachelorhood as he tied the knot with his fiance in a private wedding ceremony.
Jesse Garba Abaga said ‘I Do’ to his boo during the week in a close-knit wedding attended by family and friends. The wedding comes as a surprise as there wasn’t any hint to it from anywhere. Photos from Jesse Jagz wedding hit the internet recently and fans have been pouring congratulatory messages to him and his wife.
Mr Eazi And Nicki Minaj Collaboration On The Way We’re having a heavy collaboration between Nigerian entrepreneur and singer Mr Eazi and American rapper Nicki Minaj on the way.
The emPawa Africa boss, together with Major Lazer have a song titled ‘Oh My Gawd‘ which would have Nicki Minaj and K4MO on the track. The announcement was made by both Mr Eazi and Major Lazer and release date has been set for September 10.
Afrobeats music artist and 2017 Big Brother Nigeria winner, Efe has released the official music video of his song, ‘Africana’ off his recently released playlist Nonstop.
According to Efe, the music video is dedicated to all the beautiful African women all over the world. Giving the current situation of self-awareness and the rise of the African glory in the world. This visual is a contribution to the celebration and re-orientation of pride in our culture and heritage as Africans.
An American NGO, The National Democratic Institute (NDI) has announced Nollywood actress, Ini Edo as her ambassador for women empowerment in Nigeria.
Founded in 1983 and headquartered in Washington D.C, USA, the NDI is a non-partisan, non-profit organization that works with partners in developing countries to increase the effectiveness of democratic institutions.
The beautiful thespian made this known in a recent post she shared via her official Instagram page on Friday, September 5.
According to her, she’s super excited to have earned such recognition from a global brand and revealed she has resumed work.
Davido Opens Up, Reveals Why He Went Back To School After Starting Music.
Nigerian singer and DMW record label boss, David Adeleke better known as Davido, has revealed that he returned to school to satisfy his father in order to concentrate on his career.
Davido made this known in a recent Instagram Live chat as a guest artiste on Grammy Museum, a platform ensuring the magic and stories of music are taught and experienced through exhibits, education, and public programming.