Category: News

  • Ariana Grande and Lady Gaga Lead 2020 MTV VMA Nominations

    Ariana Grande and Lady Gaga Lead 2020 MTV VMA Nominations

    The nominees for the 2020 MTV Video Music Awards are in. Ariana Grande and Lady Gaga lead with nine nominations each, followed by The Weeknd and Billie Eilish with six. Grande and Gaga score nods in the major categories including Video of the Year and Song of the Year for their collaboration “Rain On Me.” […]

  • Nicki Minaj Announces She’s Pregnant

    Nicki Minaj Announces She’s Pregnant

    Nicki Minaj is going to be a mom. After months of rumors, the rap queen has officially announced that she is pregnant with her first child with husband Kenneth Petty. Taking to Instagram on Monday, a pregnant Nicki shared a series of photos from her stunning maternity shoot, photographed by David LaChapelle. Nicki had kept […]

  • BET Awards 2020: The Full Winners List

    BET Awards 2020: The Full Winners List

      The BET Awards celebrated not only its 20th anniversary, but also the increased focus currently on the Black community and culture Sunday. Performers on the broadcast included Lil Wayne, Alicia Keys, Megan Thee Stallion, Roddy Ricch, Chloe X Halle, DaBaby, Jay Rock, Jennifer Hudson, Questlove, Nas, Usher, YG, and many more. Beyoncé was honored with the […]

  • BEYONCÉ SET TO RELEASE VISUAL ALBUM ‘BLACK IS KING’ ON DISNEY+

    BEYONCÉ SET TO RELEASE VISUAL ALBUM ‘BLACK IS KING’ ON DISNEY+

    Queen Bey has another big surprise for fans. The singer’s visual album, Black Is King, inspired by The Lion King, is coming to Disney+ next month. Written, directed, and executive produced by Beyoncé, the film will premiere globally on the streaming service on July 31, one year after the theatrical release of Disney’s live-action reboot […]

  • 6ix9ine And Akon Team Up To Remix ‘LOCKED UP’

    6ix9ine And Akon Team Up To Remix ‘LOCKED UP’

    On Sunday, Tekashi surprised his followers by previewing their collaboration “Locked Up Part 2,” a sequel to Akon’s 2004 hit “Locked Up.” Donning a long rainbow ponytail, 6ix9ine raps about his court case and family while seated alongside Akon at his home studio. “Got me wishin’ that I could take it all back / Fighting […]

  • Reggae Legend Majek Fashek is Dead

    Reggae Legend Majek Fashek is Dead

    Nigerian music legend and reggae king Majekodunmi Fasheke, popularly called Majek Fashek, is dead. His death was confirmed by his manager Omenka Uzoma, on the late singer’s official Instagram handle. “Today been having pressure calls, well it is true that the African No 1 Legendary ICON has gone to be with the LORD his Maker,” […]

  • Davido, Tiwa Savage and Mr. Eazi Cover Billboard Magazine

    Davido, Tiwa Savage and Mr. Eazi Cover Billboard Magazine

    The Nigerian stars are part of Billboard’s first-ever issue devoted to the African continent. Davido, Tiwa Savage, and Mr Eazi are the subject of Billboard magazine’s latest cover story, Africa Now. The new Billboard story, titled ‘This Isn’t a Fad’: Three of Africa’s Biggest Stars on Making the Industry Come to Them, states that the […]

  • Rock’n’Roll Pioneer, Little Richard Dies At 87

    Rock’n’Roll Pioneer, Little Richard Dies At 87

    Richard Wayne “Little Richard” Penniman has died. The musician, known for his wild vocals, original persona, and unbridled enthusiasm onstage, was 87. Rolling Stone reported Little Richard’s passing the morning of May 9, citing confirmation by his son Danny Jones Penniman. No cause of death has been given. Little Richard’s music career spanned more than […]

  • Davido Announces New Album “A Better Time” and Release Date

    Davido Announces New Album “A Better Time” and Release Date

    Less than a year that Davido released is album  ‘A Good Time’, Davido has announced he has a new album coming up for us to enjoy. The music star made this announcement on the 2nd of May via Twitter and Instagram, showing fans that even in the midst of coronavirus, he has been busy creating […]

  • Davido Announces Collaboration With Nicki Minaj

    Davido Announces Collaboration With Nicki Minaj

      Davido is still making big strides in his music career as superstar just announced that he has a song with American rapper, Nicki Minaj which will be dropping soon. This announcement was made on Twitter by Davido on the 2nd of May, 2020 where he also announced that it was produced by Speroach. He […]

  • Niniola Receives Grammy Certificate For Her Work On Beyonce’s Album “The Gift”

    Niniola Receives Grammy Certificate For Her Work On Beyonce’s Album “The Gift”

    Niniola Apata, has received a certificate of recognition from the American Recording Academy, Grammy for her work as a composer on Beyoncé’s album, The Lion King: The Gift. In 2019, Beyonce had enlisted a league of Nigerian artistes including Mr. Eazi, Tiwa Savage, Burna Boy, Yemi Alade, Shatta Wale, and Wizkid among other musicians for […]

  • Rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine Released From Prison

    Rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine Released From Prison

    Following a highly-publicized legal battle, the rapper (born Daniel Hernandez) was released from a federal prison after a Manhattan judge granted his early release on Thursday (April 2). U.S. District Judge Paul Engelmayer approved the request of Tekashi’s legal team, who asked that he serve the remainder of his 24-month sentence at home due to […]

  • Wizkid Signs Endorsement Deal With Tecno mobile

    Wizkid Signs Endorsement Deal With Tecno mobile

    Nigerian music superstar Ayo “Wizkid” Balogun, a couple of days ago bagged an endorsement deal with one of the foremost Mobile technology companies, Tecno Mobile. Tecno Mobile took to their Instagram page, where they shared the news with their followers. They also used this medium to unveil its latest smartphone, Techno Camon 15. In their […]

  • Drake Shares Beautiful Photos Of His Son Adonis For The First Time

    Drake Shares Beautiful Photos Of His Son Adonis For The First Time

    Taking to Instagram on Monday morning, the rapper shared photos of his 2-year-old Adonis for the first time. Drake is seen holding his son in his arms in one adorable pic which was followed by an old photo of his parents, Dennis and Sandi Graham. Another photo shows Drizzy and his baby mama Sophie Brussaux […]

  • Davido’s Fiancée, Chioma, Tests Positive for Coronavirus

    Davido’s Fiancée, Chioma, Tests Positive for Coronavirus

    Singer Davido, has revealed that his fiancée, Chioma, tested positive for coronavirus. Davido disclosed this via his Instagram account on Friday evening. Davido’s statement read, “My fiancé Chioma also came back from London recently with our baby. We had no symptoms and still both feel perfectly fine but because of our recent travel history, we […]

  • Rapper Slim Thug Tests Positive For Coronavirus

    Rapper Slim Thug Tests Positive For Coronavirus

    The Houston MC is the first rapper to publicly announce that he has tested positive for COVID-19. In a video posted to Instagram on Tuesday, Slim Thug revealed his diagnosis. “The other day I got tested for the coronavirus and it came back positive,” he told his 1.1 million followers. Prior to getting tested, he […]

  • 2Baba Set To Release New Album titled “Warriors”

    2Baba Set To Release New Album titled “Warriors”

    Nigerian legendary artiste, Innocent “2Baba” Idibia  has announced he has a new album, Warrior, dropping very soon to further solidify himself in the game after kinging for 20 years in the industry. This announcement was made by the music star via social media on the 21st of February where he posted that he has created […]

  • Janet Jackson Announces New Album and Tour “Black Diamond”

    Janet Jackson Announces New Album and Tour “Black Diamond”

    Janet Jackson is gearing up for a new album and tour for 2020. The pop icon is bringing her “Black Diamond World Tour” to arenas across North America this summer. The tour will feature all-new production and new music from her first album in over four years, Black Diamond, set for release this year. Produced […]

  • 50 Cent Receives Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame (Photos)

    50 Cent Receives Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame (Photos)

    50 Cent gets his star. Seventeen years since the release of his debut album Get Rich or Die Tryin’, the multi-faceted rapper-actor-mogul received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Thursday (Jan. 30). Friends including Eminem and Dr. Dre were on hand for the star-studded ceremony near the intersection of Hollywood and Vine. […]

  • CIARA AND RUSSELL WILSON EXPECTING BABY ‘NUMBER 3’

    CIARA AND RUSSELL WILSON EXPECTING BABY ‘NUMBER 3’

      The superstar couple has announced that they are expecting their second child together. Taking to Instagram on Thursday, the “Goodies” singer posted a bikini-clad photo showing off her baby bump while perched on top of a rock formation in Turks and Caicos. She captioned the photo “Number 3” and tagged her husband. The Seattle […]

  • #Grammys2020: Watch Nipsey Hussle’s All-Star Tribute (Video)

    #Grammys2020: Watch Nipsey Hussle’s All-Star Tribute (Video)

    The Marathon continues. The Grammys honored Nipsey Hussle with a star-studded salute at Sunday’s show. Some of Nipsey’s closest friends and collaborators took the stage at L.A.’s Staples Center, where his memorial was held last year, for a powerful performance. Meek Mill kicked things off. Wearing a blue suit in honor of Nip, he performed […]

  • #Grammys2020: Billie Eilish Leads The Grammy Award Winners (Full List)

    #Grammys2020: Billie Eilish Leads The Grammy Award Winners (Full List)

    Lizzo and Billie Eilish led the nominations with eight and seven, respectively. This year’s Grammys took place on January 26 at 8 p.m. Billie Eilish sweeps best new artist, album of the year and record of the year. Congratulations to all the nominees and winners! Here’s the list of the winners below… Record of the […]

  • #Grammys2020: Alicia Keys Opens The Show With Musical Tribute to Kobe Bryant

    #Grammys2020: Alicia Keys Opens The Show With Musical Tribute to Kobe Bryant

    Grammys host Alicia Keys with some help from Boys II Men kicked off Sunday’s ceremony at the Staples Center with a musical tribute to Kobe Bryant. “We’re all feeling crazy sadness right now,” Keys said. “Earlier today, Los Angeles, America and the whole wide world lost a hero. We’re literally standing here heartbroken in the […]

  • #Grammys2020: Ariana Grande, BTS, Lizzo & More Red Carpet Looks (Photos)

    #Grammys2020: Ariana Grande, BTS, Lizzo & More Red Carpet Looks (Photos)

    The 62nd annual Grammy Awards have arrived at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Outside of the arena, mourners have gathered to pay tribute to legendary Laker Kobe Bryant following his tragic death on Sunday Morning. The mood on the red carpet this year is certainly solemn, as the music community shares their memories and […]

  • #Grammys2020: Angelique Kidjo Dedicates Her Grammy Award to Burna Boy (Video)

    #Grammys2020: Angelique Kidjo Dedicates Her Grammy Award to Burna Boy (Video)

    Nigerian African Giant superstar Burna Boy has lost the Grammy award for Best World Music Album category to two times winner Angelique Kidjo at the 67th Grammy awards celebration tonight. Burna Boy faced the likes of Altin Gün, What Heat, Fanm D’Ayiti, and Angelique Kidjo for the Best World Music Album awards at the 62nd […]

  • #Grammys2020: Nipsey Hussle Wins Posthumous Grammy Award

    #Grammys2020: Nipsey Hussle Wins Posthumous Grammy Award

    Nispey Hussle won a posthumous award at the 62nd annual Grammy Awards on Sunday. “Racks in the Middle” took home best rap performance to rousing applause at the pre-telecast ceremony. Sharing in the award were Roddy Ricch and Hit-Boy. It is the rapper’s first-ever Grammy Award. The honor was accepted by his family including his […]

  • #RIPMAMBA: Kanye West, Drake, Cardi B, Others Reacts to Kobe Bryant and His Daughter’s Death

    #RIPMAMBA: Kanye West, Drake, Cardi B, Others Reacts to Kobe Bryant and His Daughter’s Death

    Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash on Sunday morning. Bryant’s 13-year-old daughter, Gianna “Gigi” Bryant, was also killed in the crash. The father and daughter were reportedly on their way to basketball practice at the Mamba Academy in Thousand Oaks when the helicopter crashed. A teammate of Gianna, the teammate’s parent, and the pilot […]

  • Dr Sid And Wife, Simi Esiri Split After 5 Years Of Marriage

    Dr Sid And Wife, Simi Esiri Split After 5 Years Of Marriage

    A new report has confirmed that the 5-year-old marriage of Nigerian singer, Dr Sid to Simi, mother of his two kids, has crashed. Now Simi has let the cat out of the bag, confirming what their fans feared. She announced her separation from her husband and music star, Dr Sid, also known as Sidney Esiri, […]