Music

Skales premieres “Shining” on his 23rd Birthday

Skales premieres “Shining” on his 23rd Birthday

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

Happy Birthday Skales!
The former EME signee who is 23 today releases a new single called Shining. It’s one of the many songs that he’s been recording in preparation for a new phase.
The track was produced by Geek …

So Steamy…Lil Miss Miss & Banky W are HOT in “Temptation” Music Video

So Steamy…Lil Miss Miss & Banky W are HOT in “Temptation” Music Video

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

“I know it’s bad but it feels so good”
Rising Nigerian femcee Lil Miss Miss presents a sexy and sultry video for her track Temptation featuring Banky W.
Shot in Lagos by PlanetBel…, the video shows Lil Miss

Bovi Jokes about Davido & Wizkid as he Co-Hosts MTV Base Official Naija Top 10

Bovi Jokes about Davido & Wizkid as he Co-Hosts MTV Base Official Naija Top 10

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

It’s a thrilling session with Bovi!
On this week’s MTV Base Official Naija Top 10 show, comedian and actor Bovi co-hosts this week’s edition with MTV Base VJ Ehiz.

Dr Sid’s hit single “Surulere” is still …number

New Video: Cynthia Morgan – Lead Me On

New Video: Cynthia Morgan – Lead Me On

Monday, March 31st, 2014

It’s the Nigerian dancehall queen!
NorthSide Inc first lady Cynthia Morgan is back with a sizzling hot video for reggae/dancehall track Lead Me On“.
The video was directed by Clarence Peters and Jude Okoye….
Enjoy!

Zara Gretti’s Last Interview – Shares Her Brave Battle with MS on Batta Box – Watch

Zara Gretti’s Last Interview – Shares Her Brave Battle with MS on Batta Box – Watch

Monday, March 31st, 2014

On Friday 28th March 2014, Nigerian-American singer Zara Gretti lost her battle to Multiple Sclerosis (MS). She passed on at the age of 28. (click here to read).
In memory of the singer, Batta Box… has released what is believed

Nollywood Actress Jennifer Eliogu premieres “Fantasy” Music Video

Nollywood Actress Jennifer Eliogu premieres “Fantasy” Music Video

Monday, March 31st, 2014

Nollywood actress, singer and songwriter Jennifer Eliogu, releases the video for her latest single “Fantasy“. This is her second video release since her return to the industry.
The video was directed by William Ranieri.…
Enjoy!

New Music: D’banj, Omawumi, Femi Kuti, Fally Ipupa + 15 African Artistes  – “Cocoa Na Chocolate”

New Music: D’banj, Omawumi, Femi Kuti, Fally Ipupa + 15 African Artistes – “Cocoa Na Chocolate”

Monday, March 31st, 2014

Music to our ears!
Today Monday 31st March 2014, One.org launched one of Africa’s biggest music collaboration titled “Cocoa Na Chocolate” produced by Cobhams Asuquo….
The track is in support of a new campaign to boost investments

13 Year Old Nigerian Singer Mimi covers Beyoncé’s “Drunk in Love”

13 Year Old Nigerian Singer Mimi covers Beyoncé’s “Drunk in Love”

Monday, March 31st, 2014

Nigeria is one talented country.
A few weeks ago, Niyola blew all of us away with her beautiful rendition of Beyoncé‘s hit track – “Drunk in Love” featuring Jay Z…. Didn’t catch that? Check it out.

Ladies…Do You Love It? Iyanya is a Suave Gentleman in New Photoshoot

Ladies…Do You Love It? Iyanya is a Suave Gentleman in New Photoshoot

Monday, March 31st, 2014

Say hello to Mr Handsome.
Music superstar Iyanya has unveiled his dapper new photoshoot to BellaNaija Music.
It’s safe to say that the Triple MG… crew are set to take over 2014. Just days after the first lady of

Pop Diva on the Rise! Adokiye unveils Edgy Photoshoot on Her Birthday

Pop Diva on the Rise! Adokiye unveils Edgy Photoshoot on Her Birthday

Saturday, March 29th, 2014

Today Saturday 29th March 2014 is Adokiye…‘s birthday.
The up-and-coming pop sensation took the blogosphere by storm in 2013 when she debuted on the scene with a racy photoshoot (click here to see). She later made a statement on

For the Wannabes! Watch Vector perform “Popular” on Ndani TV Sessions

For the Wannabes! Watch Vector perform “Popular” on Ndani TV Sessions

Saturday, March 29th, 2014

It’s Vector. The ever smiley rap star was recently invited to perform for an all new episode of Ndani TV Sessions….
Lyrically gifted, he is also a master of the guitar. Watch Vector play on the strings as

New Music: DJ Jimmy Jatt Feat. Kamar, Morell & Skales – Faridah

New Music: DJ Jimmy Jatt Feat. Kamar, Morell & Skales – Faridah

Saturday, March 29th, 2014

Cool DJ Jimmy Jatt presents “Faridah” featuring Kamar, Morell and Skales….
Apart from his many achievements as one of Nigeria’s leading DJs, Jimmy Jatt is famous for bringing together hip, trending and cool artistes to feature on

RIP… Musician Zara Gretti Passes On at 28

RIP… Musician Zara Gretti Passes On at 28

Friday, March 28th, 2014

Nigerian-American singer Zara Gretti is dead.
Zara whose real name is  Margaret-Mary Joseph… is known for her hit songs including “The Flyest” and “Teno”.
In the past, she was open about her battle with multiple sclerosis. The Mayo Clinic defines

“Surulere” Pays Off! Dr Sid is No. 1 as he Co-Hosts MTV Base Official Naija Top 10

“Surulere” Pays Off! Dr Sid is No. 1 as he Co-Hosts MTV Base Official Naija Top 10

Friday, March 28th, 2014

It’s the Mavin love doctor!
Host of the MTV Base Official Naija Top 10 Ehiz hosts this week’s episode with the Nigerian music star, Dr Sid.
He shares hilarious behind-the-scenes scoop on comedian Helen Paul …who plays the wife

YES Iyanya! Listen to His Cover of Craig David’s “Rendezvous”

YES Iyanya! Listen to His Cover of Craig David’s “Rendezvous”

Friday, March 28th, 2014

Long before Iyanya became a pop sensation, it was all about R&B.
A lot of you may remember his viral song “Love Truly…“, which he performed during Season 1 of MTN Project Fame West Africa.
The pop superstar

Rita Dominic’s New Role – Darey Art-Alade’s “Special Fever” Leading Lady

Rita Dominic’s New Role – Darey Art-Alade’s “Special Fever” Leading Lady

Friday, March 28th, 2014

Rita Dominic lands herself another leading role, and it’s not for a movie this time.
The Nollywood superstar stars as the leading lady in music star Darey Art-Alade‘s yet to be released music video – “Special Fever…“.

Introducing Nigeria’s Hottest Lyricist Competition – Hennessy & The Beat FM’s “The V Class”

Introducing Nigeria’s Hottest Lyricist Competition – Hennessy & The Beat FM’s “The V Class”

Friday, March 28th, 2014

To show it’s appreciation to a music genre which has played an important role in it’s brand growth, the world’s No 1 Cognac, Hennessy in partnership with Nigeria’s leading urbane radio station, The Beat FM 99.9…, have announced the

Rising Afro Pop Star Waliyah unveils New Promo Photos

Rising Afro Pop Star Waliyah unveils New Promo Photos

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

Up-and-coming Afro pop sensation Waliyah has released to BellaNaija Music her new photoshoot.
The “Shut It Down” singer unveils a few chic promo shots in anticipation for her next song premiering in June.
Check it out!

Credits
Photography:…

New Video: 2Face Idibia – Dance In The Rain

New Video: 2Face Idibia – Dance In The Rain

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

Spanking new video from 2Face Idibia.
The music superstar premieres “Dance in The Rain” music video from his Away and Beyond album.
It was directed by Luke Biggins….

Sweet Music! Listen to Niyola Feat. Banky W – Love To Love You

Sweet Music! Listen to Niyola Feat. Banky W – Love To Love You

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

Niyola is definitely one to listen.
The Empire Mates Entertainment singer who recently presented us with a cover of Beyoncé‘s “Drunk in Love“, premieres “Love To Love You” featuring Banky W….
Love To Love You is

Banky W premieres “All For You” Track on His 33rd Birthday!

Banky W premieres “All For You” Track on His 33rd Birthday!

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

Today is R&B superstar Banky W‘s Birthday. The EME Boss is 33.
To celebrate another year, he has released “All For You“. The song features Maleek Berry.
P.S Banky shares the same birthday with Mariah Carey…

Kelly Rowland Gets a Fresh New Gig

Kelly Rowland Gets a Fresh New Gig

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

It seems coming to Nigeria has its good luck charm.
Kelly Rowland, who was live in Lagos for Darey Art-Alade‘s Love Like a Movie II (click here to see) in February, is the new face of Caress… Fresh

Rising Pop Star Tekno premieres “Dance” Music Video

Rising Pop Star Tekno premieres “Dance” Music Video

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

You have not seen Iyanya‘s protege pull off dance moves like these before.
Holiday crooner Tekno has released the video for his single - Dance. Ubi Franklin‘s MMMG artiste proves to be Nigeria’s Chris Brown… in the

Now Playing: Samsong Feat. Chris Morgan – Anya

Now Playing: Samsong Feat. Chris Morgan – Anya

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

Nigerian gospel artiste, Samsong, is back – doing what he does best – giving us soulful and inspiring music. His latest offering is called ‘Anya‘.
Anya means “Thanks” in Idoma language and together with Chris Morgan…,

It’s Baddo! Olamide covers Hitmag’s Second Edition

It’s Baddo! Olamide covers Hitmag’s Second Edition

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

Olamide is “still rising and raising the bar”. The Nigerian rap superstar covers the second edition of Hitmag….
King Baddo flaunts his fly-swag in an orange traditional outfit, styled with gold stud earrings, a gold necklace and gold wrist