August, 2012

New Music: Mariostyle – I’m Kind Of

New Music: Mariostyle – I’m Kind Of

Friday, August 31st, 2012

Although Mariostyle (real name Ahmed Opeyemi) has been said to sound like D’Banj, the Fuji-cum-Afro-Pop artiste has been on the rise, creating a niche for himself and he’s back now with his new single, “I’m Kind Of”….

Ikon & Poe Present “Chopstix”

Ikon & Poe Present “Chopstix”

Friday, August 31st, 2012

The first time I really took notice of Poe‘s lyrical efficacy was on Lynxxx‘s “Follow Me” with him and Show Dem Camp . And, as that track was produced by Ikon…, you could sense the chemistry between

New Video: Tha Suspect Presents Tesh Carter Feat. Chidinma – In The Air

New Video: Tha Suspect Presents Tesh Carter Feat. Chidinma – In The Air

Friday, August 31st, 2012

This single dropped a while back and made quite a buzz as the feisty young Capital Hill Records ensign, Tesh Carter teamed up with MTN Project Fame winner, Chidinma on this jumping joint, “In The Air”…. Now, it’s music

New Video: Omo Akin – Borrow Borrow Make Me Shine

New Video: Omo Akin – Borrow Borrow Make Me Shine

Friday, August 31st, 2012

The “Ta Lo Sobe” crooner is back with an entertaining visual piece for his follow-up single, “Borrow Borrow Make Me Shine”. Video shot by StarNations Films.
Check on it.…

New Music: GB Slowz Feat. Skuki – Mba

New Music: GB Slowz Feat. Skuki – Mba

Friday, August 31st, 2012

You may remember GB Slowz from his single, “Kamon my gal” with Cabo Snoop; but now he’s back with the “Banger” brothers, Skuki on an Afro-Dance track crafted for the dance floor, “Mba”.
Enjoy!
Play GB Slowz …

On Becoming a Man: On the Bus – In Search of Some Quiet

On Becoming a Man: On the Bus – In Search of Some Quiet

Friday, August 31st, 2012

“I write to give myself strength. I write to be the characters that I am not. I write to explore all the things I’m afraid of.” – Joss Whedon…
Everyone is looking for relevance, and more relevance. That is your

BN Bytes: Watch Wande Coal & Shank Thrill the Crowd at the Notting Hill Carnival 2012

BN Bytes: Watch Wande Coal & Shank Thrill the Crowd at the Notting Hill Carnival 2012

Friday, August 31st, 2012

The Nigerian Corner at this year’s Notting Hill Carnival was nothing short of LIVE! as the likes of Wande Coal, Shank, and Sir. Shina Peters came through to perform for the massive crowd. Also, many more like Kenny Ogungbe… and 

BN Bytes: Is There A New Wizkid and Wale Joint On The Way?

BN Bytes: Is There A New Wizkid and Wale Joint On The Way?

Friday, August 31st, 2012

Wizkid took to Twitter late last night to post a photo of himself with the Maybach Music Group rapper, “Double M Genius”Wale, with the caption: “We just made a dope joint!!”…
Well, I’m sure you’re excited as

BN Bytes: D’Banj Throws Down an Energetic Performance at Rita Ora’s Show at Scala, London

BN Bytes: D’Banj Throws Down an Energetic Performance at Rita Ora’s Show at Scala, London

Friday, August 31st, 2012

To celebrate the release of her new single “How We Do (Party)” and her debut album, Rita Ora… headlined two exclusive shows in the UK – Manchester Sound Control on 29th August and London’s Scala on 30th August. And, guess

BN Cuisine With Chef Fregz: Kitchen Tips For The Win

BN Cuisine With Chef Fregz: Kitchen Tips For The Win

Friday, August 31st, 2012

Hey there, I hope you guys had a great week so far? My week has been really busy and in the coming weeks I’ll be able to share some of the recipes I’ve been trying out with you guys.
Did…

All the Photos & Scoop from The Future Awards 2012 in Port Harcourt | BN Picks 4 Must See Looks

All the Photos & Scoop from The Future Awards 2012 in Port Harcourt | BN Picks 4 Must See Looks

Friday, August 31st, 2012

On Saturday 26th August 2012, the 7th edition of The Future Awards tagged “Tear Down the Walls”…, took center stage in the Nation’s oil rich city – Port Harcourt, Rivers State at the newly opened Aztech Arcum Stadium.
The

Genevieve Nnaji, Majid Michel, Yvonne Nelson, OC Ukeje, Emem Isong & “I’ll Take My Chances” Make the Nominees List of the Inaugural Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards – Find Out Who is Also on It

Genevieve Nnaji, Majid Michel, Yvonne Nelson, OC Ukeje, Emem Isong & “I’ll Take My Chances” Make the Nominees List of the Inaugural Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards – Find Out Who is Also on It

Friday, August 31st, 2012

On Saturday 20th October 2012, the inaugural edition of the Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards (GIAMA)… will take place in grand style at the HBU, Morris Cultural Arts Center, Dunham Theater, 7502 Fondren Road Houston, Texas 77074-3298, USA.
As we

Today is G-DAY! It’s Time to Raise Your Glasses to your Favorite Stout, Guinness Foreign Extra Stout & WIN

Today is G-DAY! It’s Time to Raise Your Glasses to your Favorite Stout, Guinness Foreign Extra Stout & WIN

Friday, August 31st, 2012

Yippee , it’s G-Day!  Yesterday, BN told you that Nigeria has been named the largest market in the world for Guinness Foreign Extra Stout… and the brand wants to celebrate the Nation and they would like you to join

Nigeria’s Yakubu Adesokan Clinches the Gold Medal in Powerlifting at the London Paralympics 2012

Nigeria’s Yakubu Adesokan Clinches the Gold Medal in Powerlifting at the London Paralympics 2012

Friday, August 31st, 2012

The Nigerian team has done us proud at the London 2012 Paralympics has clinched the gold medal in the powerlifting competition on the first day of the games. 33 year old Yakubu Adesokan… set the new world record by lifting

BN Music Friday Top 5 – Hottest Nigerian Remixes

BN Music Friday Top 5 – Hottest Nigerian Remixes

Friday, August 31st, 2012

Thank God It’s Friday! It’s Onos O here and welcome to this week’s edition of BN Music Friday Top 5.
This week’s edition is dedicated to the videos of the “Hottest Nigerian Remixes”… plaguing our TV and laptop screens with

BN at 6 – Our Stories, Our Miracles: “God’s Jewel” In Every Single Way! Olanna Nwozo’s Journey From The Incubator

BN at 6 – Our Stories, Our Miracles: “God’s Jewel” In Every Single Way! Olanna Nwozo’s Journey From The Incubator

Friday, August 31st, 2012

As part of our 6th anniversary celebration, and in line with the BellaNaija ethos of entertainment, information and positively impacting lives, this is the 6th of a series of stories of real people who have been dealt with some of …

Sierra Leone Meets Naija! Listen to Abizzy Feat. Kelly Hansome – Bad Girl

Sierra Leone Meets Naija! Listen to Abizzy Feat. Kelly Hansome – Bad Girl

Friday, August 31st, 2012

Afro-Pop is slowly becoming more a universal sound. On “Bad Girl”, US-based Sierra-Leonian, Abizzy teams up with Nigeria’s Kelly Hansome and they make some fun Afro-Pop music
Enjoy!
Play Abizzy Feat. Kelly Hansome – Bad Girl…
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BN Bytes: Omawumi Leads a “Say No To Violence” March for the YWCA Convention 2012

BN Bytes: Omawumi Leads a “Say No To Violence” March for the YWCA Convention 2012

Friday, August 31st, 2012

Omawumi… took to Instagram today as she lead a March with fellow YWCA (Young Womens’ Christian Association of Nigeria ) members.
As their YWCA Convention 2012, a National Youth Retreat and Council Meeting starts today, 31stAugust, 2012 and will last

New Music: Goldie Feat. B. Howard – Say My Name Remix

New Music: Goldie Feat. B. Howard – Say My Name Remix

Friday, August 31st, 2012

Goldie‘s back with an official remix to her “Say My Name” single and it features a recently very recurrent name in the industry, B. Howard. Produced by Masterkraft.
Play Goldie Feat. B. Howard – Say My Name

Ever Had a Problem Getting into the Club? Listen to Sledge – Bouncer

Ever Had a Problem Getting into the Club? Listen to Sledge – Bouncer

Friday, August 31st, 2012

The “Oga” rapper is back with another one… full of his peculiar borderline hilarity, punch lines and purely entertaining , fun storytelling on “Bouncer”.
Produced by Sagzy.
Sledge is currently signed on to KYC Records {A subsidiary of Kennis …

New Music: Malcoholic Feat. Adaz – Take Me

New Music: Malcoholic Feat. Adaz – Take Me

Thursday, August 30th, 2012

The first time I heard Swiss-Nigerian rapper/singer, Malcoholic was on his single, “Oyinbo” with the High-Life guru, Flavour N’Abania. Now, he’s back with a new single, “Take Me” featuring the “Zarokome” crooner, Adaz.
Produced by Spellz.
Enjoy…

“Cheers to Nigeria for Being Our Biggest Customers!” Raise a Glass with Guinness Nigeria Tomorrow, Upload Your Photos & WIN! WIN! WIN!

“Cheers to Nigeria for Being Our Biggest Customers!” Raise a Glass with Guinness Nigeria Tomorrow, Upload Your Photos & WIN! WIN! WIN!

Thursday, August 30th, 2012

Believe it or not, Nigeria has been named the largest market for Guinness Foreign Extra Stout in the whole world – Yes you heard us right and to celebrate all their customers around the nation, Guinness Nigeria Plc… wants to

Events This Weekend

Events This Weekend

Thursday, August 30th, 2012

Hi Everyone, Happy Thursday!
Hope you are having a great day. It’s time for that slot where Africa’s pace setter for all things entertainment, fashion, lifestyle, music and more – BellaNaija.com…, presents to you some of the most buzzed

BN Hot Topic: Pants Down! Now That You’ve Been Caught, What Next?

BN Hot Topic: Pants Down! Now That You’ve Been Caught, What Next?

Thursday, August 30th, 2012

You guys, this thing isn’t even funny again! Seriously, I don’t have a topic for today. No hot, no warm… not even cold topic sef…! I’m completely empty and it’s not for lack of efforts. I was discussing with

New Music: A-Q – Ijo Yoyo Feat. YQ | Coma Feat. Yemi Alade

New Music: A-Q – Ijo Yoyo Feat. YQ | Coma Feat. Yemi Alade

Thursday, August 30th, 2012

A-Q has been putting in work this year, constantly churning out some quality music. Now, he’s on a break from his forthcoming ‘Make Your Best Rapper Look Stupid’… EP to bring back his familiar energetic flows and lyrical wordplay on