Wizkid Wins Big at 2021 AFRIMA Awards


Nigerian singer and songwriter, Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, professionally known as Wizkid emerged as one of the biggest winners at the 2021 African Music Awards. The ‘Essence’ crooner was named the Best African Artiste of the year at the event which was held on Sunday night at Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos. Wizkid grabbed three awards on the night but...

Wizkid Wins Best African Act At 2021 MTV EMA Awards


Multiple award-winning Nigerian superstars, Wizkid, has added another plaque to his shelf as he has bagged the award for the Best African Act in this year’s edition of the MTV Europe Music Awards. He beat the likes of Tems, Diamond Platnumz, Amaarae, and Focalistic in the tightly-contested category to get the award. Congratulating the Essence singer on his win, organizers of...

Popular Igbo Highlife Music Star Dies (PHOTO)


Igbo high life musician Obi Okwudili Casimir aka Voombastic Uncle P is dead. Music executive Soso Soberekon confirmed Voombastic’s death on his verified Instagram account. In a post shared on Tuesday night, Soberekon posted the late singer’s picture with the caption “Rest in peace Voombastic Uncle P..What a day”. As of the time of filing this report, there is no information on...

Legendary Singer, Sir Victor Uwaifo Is Dead


Legendary singer and guitarist, Sir Victor Uwaifo has been reported dead. He was 80 years. Uwaifo, who released hits after hits in fast tempo highlife music was said to have died, after a brief illness. One of his monikers was ‘Guitar Boy’, a name that stuck with him after a song with same title. ABN TV learned that the artist died at home...

Rolling Stones Drummer Charlie Watts Is Dead


Charlie Watts, the self-effacing and unshakeable Rolling Stones drummer who helped anchor one of rock’s greatest rhythm sections and used his “day job” to support his enduring love of jazz, has died, according to his publicist. He was 80. Bernard Doherty said Tuesday that Watts “passed away peacefully in a London hospital earlier today surrounded by his family.” “Charlie was a...

Paul Okoye “Rudeboy” Drops First Solo Album


Nigerian music star and former member of the defunct group, Psquare, Paul Okoye also known as Rude Boy, has announced his first studio album as a solo artist titled “Rudykillus”. The 39-year-old singer dropped the new project today 5th August 2021. ‘Rudykillus’ has twelve tracks in total and has no featured artists. This is Rudeboy’s first studio album as a solo artist....

Popular Juju Musician Shina Peters Becomes Bishop


Popular Afro Juju musician, Sir Shina Peters, has been ordained a bishop of the Cherubim and Seraphim Church. The legendary singer was ordained at a ceremony in a Cherubim and Seraphim Church in the Iju area of Lagos on Saturday. The singer shared a video and photo of his ordination on his Instagram handle on Sunday with the caption, ‘‘Bishop with...

Patoranking, Yemi Alade Share Traditional Wedding Themed Photos


The Nigerian entertainment industry is not always a rosy one for people looking for love but that has not stopped fans from hoping that their favourite celebrities become an item. Two of Nigeria’s talented musicians, Patoranking and Yemi Alade, have had fans taking a second look at their relationship as they wonder if it is love-based or purely professional. All this...

Teebillz Set For Early Retirement – Claims He’s Leaving Afrobeat


Popular music manager Teebillz has revealed he’s about to retire early from anything Afrobeat as everyone knows what he has done for the industry. According to him in a post, he don leave Afrobeat for the rest since everyone knows what he has done for the industry since Yebariba Sanboribobo saying nothing to him. Teebillz as we all know is very known...

Omah Lay, Tems Charged To Court In Uganda For Violating COVID-19 Protocols (Photos)


The Nigerian trio of Stanley Omah Didia alias Omah Lay, Temilade Openyi alias Tems and Muyiwa Awomiyi have been charged to court in Makindye on charges of Negligently doing acts likely to spread an infectious diseases C/S 171 of the Penal Code Act. The earlier plans of releasing them on police bond were suspended after their casefile was sanctioned by the Office...

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