Following the recent refusal of popular Afrobeat singer Tiwa Savage to succumb to the pressure from some alleged blackmailers, after her inmate video with her lover was leaked online, many influential personalities have given some good appraisal to the singer for her brave response, although a few others criticized her too.
Many celebrities cover or hide their face from the public, they all have their reasons for doing it. A very good example of such celebrity is the Nigerian musician, Lagbaja. One thing that is common about celebrities that hide their faces is that their anonymous identity gives them more popularity.
Wizkid is a well-known singer and songwriter who has won several awards, nominations and recognition globally. He is tagged one of the pioneers of the Afrobeat sound. The self-acclaimed Starboy has over the years not just showed his dominance in releasing hit singles and albums but also shown how well he supports other artists doing awesomely well in the entertainment industry.
You may have noticed the new wave of Ogene songs. The way things are going, I feel like Ogene might be the next mainstream sound on the Nigerian music scene. And it's been a long time coming. I say this as an Igbo citizen. As Igbos, we needed to showcase our music on a large scale like for example, the Yorubas, have done for years.
Photo Credit: kemifilani.ng Beyond every other things that late Yoruba broadcaster, Gbenga Adeboye, was known for, he was also known for being a talented Musician. And as a musician, Gbenga Adeboye sampled with different genres of music to release different albums. He did some in Afrobeat, some in Waka tone, some in Fuji, some in Highlife as well as some in Juju.
Davido hangs out with Man Utd as Chioma celebrates son's second birthday PHOTO CREDIT: Daily Trust Nigeria Nigerian Singer, David Adeleke popularly known as Davido, was abroad when his estranged lover, Chioma Rowland, threw a party for their son, Ifeanyi Adeleke, on his second birthday.
Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu, popularly known as Burna Boy, is one of the biggest names in the history of Nigerian music. He has made a lot of achievements, most of which occurred recently, and he has carved a reputable spot for himself in the Nigerian music industry.
Nigeria's Afrobeat singer and songwriter Tiwatope Savage, simply known professionally as Tiwa Savage, has taken to her social media handle to share adorable photos of herself in a private jet as she reveals how peaceful it is. The award-winning singer and songwriter who recently released her much awaited project, titled Water And Garri, which has gained millions of streams across all streaming platforms, shared the update on her verified Instagram page.
The music industry in Nigeria is very wide. And, that is because it contains many genres of music ranging from Hip-Hop, Fuji, Juju, Highlife, Christian Gospel, Islamic Music, Rhythm and Blues, Afrobeat and the rest of them. So, there is always a choice for every music lover in Nigeria depending on what kind of music appeals to them.
Perhaps many Nigerians still don't know who the skillful musician is. Out of the ones that know or have heard about him, some have not for once given considerable attention to his art. Ọlawale Ọlọfọrọ, popularly known as Brymo came to the spotlight after featuring in Ice Prince's Oleku, a hit track in Ice Prince's debut album; Everybody Loves Ice.
Following the confession of Nigerian star singer, Tiwa Savage, during an interview with American OAP, Angie Martinez of Power 105.1, that she was being blackmailed by an unknown person who threatened to release a sex tape that featured her and her current lover, her sex tape has finally leaked online.
There are so many music legends in Nigeria and Fela Kuti is one of them. He is one of Nigeria’s most famous and loved musicians, especially because he pioneered Afrobeat – a genre-blending of jazz, funk, psychedelic rock, traditional West African chant, and rhythms – into conscious music in the 60s and 70s.
Nigeria's Afrobeat singer and songwriter, Tiwatope Savage, simply known by her stage name, Tiwa Savage, has been the trend online following the leaked video of her much awaited s*xtape with her alleged boyfriend. Although it comes as no surprise as she has already made it known to the public how an unidentified individual is trying to blackmail her, but some mixed feelings have been aired online by social media users.
The greatness of Afro-beat can be traced down to the times of Fela Anikulapo Kuti, those days when Afro-beat was used to narrate the struggles and sufferings of Africa. Fela exposed the world to the beauty of African music, therefore making Afro-beat one of the most sought-after sounds in the entire musical world.
Oluseun Anikulapo Kuti, Popularly known as Seun Kuti, the Youngest son to iconic Afrobeat singer, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, has urged Clerics from the Christianity and Islam religion to tell their followers to fight for Nigeria and not just pray for Nigeria. Seun Kuti, who took after his father has gone ahead to tell the Clerics that they've done enough prayers and it's high time they fought.
It surprised Reno Omokri's followers when he took to his Twitter page to praise popular Nigerian singer, Wizkid. He even said Nigeria should have made Wizkid a global ambassador, but is he right about that? Ayo Balogun popularly known as Wizkid is a Nigerian artist, who is not only one of the biggest in Nigeria, but also one of the biggest in the whole of Africa.
Afrobeat pioneer Fela Anikulapo Kuti has been awarded a posthumous honor as the "Fearless Man of Africa" for his boldness through his strident, satirical numbers that made him both a hero to Africa's poor and a renegade to governments. Fearless energy drink, a Rite Foods premium brand, honored the late Afrobeat monarch as a creative genius and the continent's top talent with positive energy, a premium quality brand that connects with the Fearless energy brand's value chain.
Popular Nigeria singer and songwriter Tiwatope Savage, popularly known as Tiwa Savage is an international award winning Singer. She's Popularly referred to the Queen of Afrobeat music. Tiwa Savage took to her Instagram page to share some of her new pictures she had challenges with before taking them.
Popular Nigerian Comedian, Baskemouth, has released a new song with Afrobeat artiste, Buju, dubbed ‘Your Body.’ Basketmouth and Buju, song, Your Body The song is the first single off the comedian-turned musician’s album ‘Horoscopes’ which is set to drop on 19th November 2021.
Jamopyper, a rising brilliant Afrobeats singer, collaborates with Olamide, the King of the Street, for his latest single "O Nana." Eskeez produced the song, which is a wonderful blend of Afrobeat, Pop-Dancehall, Amapiano, and Rap that will get you in the mood.