Something is definitely cooking with the Triple MG men. Iyanya, Tekno, Selebobo and Baci spent the day at CEO and manager Ubi Franklin’s new house and they were all quite dressed ...
What used to be the Hip-Hop World Awards is now simply known as "The Headies". The awards ceremony which has hiterto been a point of reference for took things up a notch by changing its name, amongst other changes. This year's hosts, eLDee The Don and Rita Dominic were unveiled last month. And ...
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We first heard Eric Arubayi on West African Idol. He was a strong contender in the finals along with Timi Dakolo, Omawumi Megbele and J'odie on the first edition of Idols’ West Africa Reality show. It's been a long time coming, as his peers at their varying speeds made their presence known ...
Bez returns with a remix to his previous single, Super Sun. On this outing he comes in all guns blazing with an all star cast that includes Hip-Hop heavyweights eLDee, Ice Prince and the Femcee of the moment, Eva Alordiah. Bez's album of the same name, is due to be released on the 24th of ...
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Ghanaian music star Becca has teamed up with Nigerian superstar 2Face Idibia on a brand new track "Bad Man Bad Girl". The video was shot in Ghana earlier this month and will premiere very soon. Seems like this will definitely be a great collaboration. The video was directed by Precision Media. ...
Bracket keeps building on the success of their debut album and the singles that brought them into the limelight - Yori Yori and No Time with P-Square. Their sophomore album Cupid Stories has already seen them release two singles Muah Muah & Me & You. Peep the video for Me & You below, as ...
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Yesterday, at the Big Brother Amplified Eviction show, Ice Prince alongside BrymO performed his hit single, Oleku to a predominantly South African crowd. Can anyone spot a person or two singing the chorus with BrymO? In other related news, Ice Prince's Debut album, Everybody Loves ...
5 Bloggers 5 Websites 20 Top Nigerian Songs The last five years have been a fantastic time for the propagation of Nigerian music. Folks at home and abroad, can stay in touch with what is hot musically from motherland - which has recently become the entertainment hub of the continent. Now, ...
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Bami Jo is Dr. Sid's 4th video from Turning Point -- his debut album. On the song, he featured Hip-Hop heavy weights, eLDee The Don, Ikechukwu and M.I. The video was directed by 'Sesan Tune in
Kid Konnect is the zaniest producer I know. How he doesn't go around with his own custom made leather strait jacket is completely beyond me. And that is a lot to say for a Producer of Nigerian origin, seeing as most of them would rather remain behind the scenes. The award winning producer ...
We, Nigerian-based folk might be on the late bus on this one. However, good music is timeless and cannot hide. I give you Layori. She is based in Munich, Germany and sings an eclectic mix of Folk, Soul and Jazz. With the first few bars of the blues-colored, folkloristic title “Dada”, ...
Sound Sultan returns with a remix to his ode to the plus sized woman, along with rave-of-the-moment, Flavour N'abania and his protege, Xcel. Tune in
Do you appreciate poetry? Then sample this: Beautiful is exactly that. Beautiful in its rhyme, structure and word-play. The 7 Days WERK EP was aptly titled thus because it was Produced and Recorded in 7 Days. Ace producer, Kraft made a Fresh Beat each Day. While Rantimus, Plumbline's ...
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First off, I'd like to mention that I didn't think the 52 week Beazy Music Monday was a possible feat. Assuming you're not aware of my line of thought, I'll break it down. The emerging Lagos based rapper, Beazy, started a challenge 45 weeks ago. To release one song, every monday for 52 ...
Earlier this year, in March, we saw the Femcee (Female MC) version of Tha Suspekt's monster collaboration, I No Send You, on which he mashed up Sasha P, Muna, Blaise, Eva, Mo'Cheddah & Zee on the same track. He follows up with the male version, this time he throws in Sound Sultan, ...
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Right on the heels of her NEA nomination for Most Promising Act to Watch, Retta released her song,  Tomorrow. And as promised, we give you the video for the song. It was directed by ace video director and film maker, Clarence Peters. Tune in
T-Rex is a budding rapper has been underground for a few years and was recently signed to Finesse Entertainment, a Lagos-based record label. The 29-year-old has been featured on Sound City, 234Next, Silverbird TV, Industry Nite at Tribeca and the BEAT 99.9FM. He is featured on the ...
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I find the "Happy New Month" greeting very cliche, so I'll skip on that. Rapper, 5mics brings his good cheer of the month with his brand new single, on which he features Chocolate City crooner Brymo. Click Play to Listen to 5mics Feat. Brymo - Five Blessings
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Last week, we featured the trailer for Goldie's avant garde (at least in these parts) video. The full clip is now available for your enjoyment. I'll say this, Goldie has done well for herself and finally, Clarence Peters IS! Tune in
D'banj savours the moment
On Wednesday, D'banj was on MTV's RapFix with Sway. And for the first time, he has told all about how himself and Kanye West first met and so forth. Sometimes I wonder if D'banj imagined he would get this far, when himself and Don Jazzy moved back to Nigeria 6+ years ago. Part 1 ...
We love all the cross continent collabos we can get. Ghana/Nigeria (R2Bees & Wande Coal), Mozambique/Nigeria (Dama Do Bling & Sasha), Kenya/Nigeria (Wyre & M.I). And here again, we see South African rapper, L-Tido and our very own Banky W on It Ain't My Fault Tune in Photo Credit:

BN Quote of The Day

Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work
~ Thomas A. Edison