April, 2012

‘Need For Glam’- Alali Boutique A/W12 Collection | A Look Behind the Scenes

‘Need For Glam’- Alali Boutique A/W12 Collection | A Look Behind the Scenes

Monday, April 30th, 2012

Ready-to-wear brand, Alali Boutique is out with its most recent collection. Inspired by the subconscious thoughts of Creative Director, Oroma Cookey-Gam…, during her Christmas trip to the creeks of Calabar and Opobo Kingdom, the collection unsuspectingly fuses together surface

On Becoming a Man: The Fundraiser’s Diary – Part 1

On Becoming a Man: The Fundraiser’s Diary – Part 1

Monday, April 30th, 2012

“If your dreams don’t scare you, they aren’t big enough.” – Lowell Lundstrum
Exactly a month ago today, it was my birthday and I enjoyed accolades and well wishes from friends and fans – even though I am far from

Virgos Lounge Debuts in Topshop | Shop “High Summer” Collection!

Virgos Lounge Debuts in Topshop | Shop “High Summer” Collection!

Monday, April 30th, 2012

Yesterday- 29  April, 2012 saw the debut of Nigeria-owned, contemporary vintage label, Virgos Lounge in Topshop. Lovers of VL, including your’s truly were buzzing with excitement over the launch on social network site, twitter…. It has been

RetroDee Drops A Spanking New Fire Single “Entertainer” For His Debut

RetroDee Drops A Spanking New Fire Single “Entertainer” For His Debut

Monday, April 30th, 2012

RetroDee‘s been on the scene heating up the spot racing for the top. He debuted on BN Music back in March with his single “Touch Me” {click here} and later on won some more fans with “Sere”… {click here}

New Music: Smoke – Ijo Bere

New Music: Smoke – Ijo Bere

Monday, April 30th, 2012

Smoke (formerly known as Bee Smoke) is a Nigerian artist based in Ukraine.
Finally, he’s here with a follow-up single to his debut “Follow You Go”… which dropped during summer last yearwas widely received when it dropped summer, last

Kas Is Back With Two New Singles | Listen to Kas – Bo Se Hun Jo | Kas Feat. Duncan Mighty – Jekalo Si London

Kas Is Back With Two New Singles | Listen to Kas – Bo Se Hun Jo | Kas Feat. Duncan Mighty – Jekalo Si London

Monday, April 30th, 2012

Kas seems to be on the edge of making a come back as he’s been pushing a lot of music out lately. Here are two new tracks from the “Fi Mi Le” crooner “Bo Se Hun Jo” and the Duncan …

New Music: Quazy O & Bobbi – Shugar Anthem

New Music: Quazy O & Bobbi – Shugar Anthem

Monday, April 30th, 2012

Shugar Music was started in 2011 in Lagos and so far have signed two artists, Quazy O Richie and Bobbi, to the label imprint.  Here’s the new record label’s anthem by their very own, Quazy O & Bobbi….

The Accidental Chef Edoro Abebe shares the “Vanilla” Story! He Crossed Over from the IT World with a Dream, Now He’s Rocking the Abuja Food Scene

The Accidental Chef Edoro Abebe shares the “Vanilla” Story! He Crossed Over from the IT World with a Dream, Now He’s Rocking the Abuja Food Scene

Monday, April 30th, 2012

Twelve years ago, Edoro Abebe (CEO Vanilla Restaurant & Lounge Abuja) would never have guessed that he would end up in the kitchen and love it too! He speaks to Nuella Iyoha in this interview on his journey from loving …

Get Ready for “The African Kings of Comedy” – A Unique Comedy & Music Show featuring Basketmouth, I Go Dye, Okey Bakassi, Tiwa Savage, WizKid, 2Face, Flavour & More in Lagos

Get Ready for “The African Kings of Comedy” – A Unique Comedy & Music Show featuring Basketmouth, I Go Dye, Okey Bakassi, Tiwa Savage, WizKid, 2Face, Flavour & More in Lagos

Monday, April 30th, 2012

A month ago, yours truly – BellaNaija.com exclusively told you about “The African Kings of Comedy”… – a one of a kind exciting comedy show featuring some of Africa’s most talented comedians taking place on Saturday 26th May 2012 at

New Music: Tyson – Don’t Cry (Ma Sun Kun Mo O)

New Music: Tyson – Don’t Cry (Ma Sun Kun Mo O)

Monday, April 30th, 2012

Tyson (real name Oluwatosin Oki) is a Nigerian R&B artist based in the UK that draws musical inspiration from artists such as Sam Cooke, Michael Jackson, Frank Ocean, Wande Coal, Asa… and so many more.
Last time he was

New Music: Rukus Feat. Marium Echo – Watching The Moon

New Music: Rukus Feat. Marium Echo – Watching The Moon

Monday, April 30th, 2012

Rukus, of Don Jazzy‘s “Enigma Competition” fame, is back with a hot new track “Watching The Moon”.
On this laid-back, nostalgic, soulful and ethereal Hip-Hop track, Rukus also features the presence of a wonderful starlet, Marium Echo…

New Music: Ketchup Feat. Rayce – On The Beat

New Music: Ketchup Feat. Rayce – On The Beat

Monday, April 30th, 2012

Ketchup is an up-and-coming Nigerian artist based in Malaysia. Now, he’s back to show us what he knows and a tip of the iceberg of what he has in store.
So, he called on the “Roll” crooner, Rayce… to assist

New Video: Chiddy Bang Feat. Icona Pop – Mind Your Maners

New Video: Chiddy Bang Feat. Icona Pop – Mind Your Maners

Monday, April 30th, 2012

Chiddy Bang‘s back with a new video for their single “Mind Your Manners”. With their single, “Ray Charles” getting massive airplay everywhere, “Mind Your Manners” is just telling us that they are back and winning; lovely video concept.
Check …

BN Bytes: Watch Exclusive Behind The Scenes Footage Of Zara Gretti’s “Teno” Music Video Shoot

BN Bytes: Watch Exclusive Behind The Scenes Footage Of Zara Gretti’s “Teno” Music Video Shoot

Monday, April 30th, 2012

The video for Zara Gretti‘s “Teno”… is well on the way, so to whet our appetite a little bit, here’s some behind the scenes footage of the video shoot which was shot in April, 2012 over two days in

New Video: Kween – Gold Digger

New Video: Kween – Gold Digger

Monday, April 30th, 2012

Kween is back with the video for her exciting single “Gold Digger” which dropped sometime back in 2010 {click here}. Back then, all we had was a teaser. Now, here’s the splendid new video, directed by Clarence Peters.
Check …

New Video: Tipsy – Emi Naa Ni

New Video: Tipsy – Emi Naa Ni

Monday, April 30th, 2012

Sometime back in March, Tipsy dropped a viral video for her uptempo Afro Hip-Hop single “Emi Naa Ni”….{click here to watch}
More popularly known for being Nigeria’s first Yoruba indigenous rap femcee, this Big Boyz Entertainment ensign is back

From The Rapper Who Brought Us “Lowkey”, Listen To Flowssick’s Spanking New Second Single “Ringtone”

From The Rapper Who Brought Us “Lowkey”, Listen To Flowssick’s Spanking New Second Single “Ringtone”

Monday, April 30th, 2012

With the success of his smash hit single “Lowkey”, its video and its recent remix with K-Switch, Shank and Ice Prince; Flowssick is back with another club banger “Ringtone”.
The song was produced by E Kelly….

BN Bytes: 2Face Idibia Premieres His New Album “Away & Beyond” | Watch iROKtv’s Exclusive Footage With Skales, Iyanya, Praiz, Dammy Krane And More

BN Bytes: 2Face Idibia Premieres His New Album “Away & Beyond” | Watch iROKtv’s Exclusive Footage With Skales, Iyanya, Praiz, Dammy Krane And More

Monday, April 30th, 2012

After a not so long hiatus, with “My Rainbow” blowing up radio stations everywhere and his official album launch tonight, 2Face Idibia hosted a very star-studded event to premiere his new album, “Away & Beyond” …with Industry Nite on .

New Video: DJ Atte Feat. Maytronomy & 5Mics – Nothing Do Me

New Video: DJ Atte Feat. Maytronomy & 5Mics – Nothing Do Me

Monday, April 30th, 2012

The Explosive DJ Atte drops an exceptional new video for the fire single “Nothing Do Me” which features rap maestros Maytronomy and 5Mics which was off the Sazzy’s and DJ Atte‘s mixtape “The Takeover”….
The song was

BN Bytes: Nollywood Actor Chidi Mokeme Weds the Love of his Life Jean Chinwe Olumba – Watch the Highlights of their BIG Day

BN Bytes: Nollywood Actor Chidi Mokeme Weds the Love of his Life Jean Chinwe Olumba – Watch the Highlights of their BIG Day

Monday, April 30th, 2012

It’s definitely a year of blissful unions in the Nigerian entertainment industry as leading Nigerian actor – Chidi Mokeme on Saturday 28th April 2012 officially tied the knot with the love of his life – Jean Chinwe Olumba… .
Some

BN Video Premiere: Praiz – Jekalo

BN Video Premiere: Praiz – Jekalo

Monday, April 30th, 2012

After the success of his single “I Love You” and its video, as well as his boost to the world stage with Bez‘s “Stupid Song”, X3M Music presents Praiz in his spanking new video for his single “Jekalo” …

550 Finbank & 320 First City Monument Bank Staff Lose Jobs as Banks Complete Merger Process

550 Finbank & 320 First City Monument Bank Staff Lose Jobs as Banks Complete Merger Process

Monday, April 30th, 2012

A total of 870 staff of two banks – Finbank and First City Monument Bank… have been displaced as both banks complete their merger process.
First City Monument Bank (FCMB), in its acquisition bid of Finbank has caused the bank

Grey presents Fashion Brand Video Retrospective “Lemon” at Chic Event in Lagos – View Exclusive Photos & Watch “Lemon”

Grey presents Fashion Brand Video Retrospective “Lemon” at Chic Event in Lagos – View Exclusive Photos & Watch “Lemon”

Monday, April 30th, 2012

Grey presented “Lemon“, a video retrospective for their fashion brand during an event at Reeds in Lagos on the 13th of April 2012.
The video features Bez, Dolapo Marcy Oni, Ademide Adefarasin, Kome Ajegbo, Ozzy Etomi… (who previously

Students Threaten to Shun Classes due to Increased Insecurity on Campuses

Students Threaten to Shun Classes due to Increased Insecurity on Campuses

Monday, April 30th, 2012

Following the recent attacks at Gombe State University, Gombe and Bayero University, Kano, students under the aegis of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS)… have threatened to stay away from their classes if the Federal Government fails to guarantee

BN Bytes: Inspiration FM’s Titi Adelagun & Gbemileke Oscar Oyinsan Tie the Knot

BN Bytes: Inspiration FM’s Titi Adelagun & Gbemileke Oscar Oyinsan Tie the Knot

Monday, April 30th, 2012

Ex-model Titi Adelagun (You may remember her from Shank’s “Julie” video) and OAP/MC/Media Consultant Gbemileke Oscar Oyinsan …tied the knot on Saturday 28th April 2012 at the HNK Events Centre in Lekki, Lagos.
Titi and Oscar have been