SoulTrain: Wizkid wins songwriting award for ‘Brown Skin Girl’

Afropop superstar, Ayodeji Balogun aka Wizkid has won SoulTrain’s Ashford and Simpson Songwriters’ award. News Agency of Nigeria reports that he won the award at the 2019 ceremony held on Sunday…

Malema assures Burna Boy of protection

South Africa’s firebrand opposition politician Julius Malema has tweeted to reassure Nigerian music star Burna Boy of his safety if he visits South Africa next weekend. The Afro-fusion star is…

Sinach’s Song ‘Way Maker’ Makes History

Nigerian gospel musician, Osinachi Joseph popularly known by the mononym Sinach makes history by being the first gospel artiste in the country to get her song remixed by over 20 popular gospel…

2019 MTV EMA Awards hits and misses

I’m eager to keep London safe, says BBNaija’s Khafi Kareem as UK Police reinstates her

BBNaija Season Four Housemate, Khafi Kareem, says she has been restored to her Police job in the United Kingdom. Khafi returned to the UK last week UK Daily Mirror reported. The…

Burna Boy wins Best Africa Act, Billie Eilish, best song at MTV Europe

Nigeria’s Burna Boy won the best Africa act award, while American singer, Billie Eilish won best newcomer and best song for “Bad Guy” at the MTV Europe Music Awards on…

US actor-comedian John Witherspoon dies at 77

US actor and comedian John Witherspoon, best known for his role as rapper Ice Cube’s father in the comedy trilogy Friday, has died at the age of 77. Born John…

T.I Reveals Why He Parted Ways With Iggy Azalea

During an appearance on The Breakfast Club yesterday, October 28, rapper, T.I has clarified the statement he made during an interview with The Root about Iggy Azalea. Last month, T.I…

Nigeria’s Ebele Okobi among most influential black people in UK

Ebele Okobi, Stormzy, Meghan Markle and Raheem Sterling have been named as some of the most powerful black people in the UK. British Vogue editor Edward Enninful, model Adwoa Aboah…

Xenophobia: Burna Boy must apologize —South African rapper, AKA

South African top rapper, AKA has said that Nigerian singer, Burna Boy must apologise for threatening to beat him up, whenever he comes to South Africa. At the height of…