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Massive Collaboration Alert! Listen to T-Pain  Feat. 2Face Idibia & Akon – If I Got It

Massive Collaboration Alert! Listen to T-Pain Feat. 2Face Idibia & Akon – If I Got It

Friday, February 7th, 2014

This was definitely not expected but yes, it’s official!
After featuring T-Pain on his track, ”Rainbow Remix”, 2Face Idibia has set the bar higher this time by being featured on international singer, T-Pain‘s new single, titled “If I …

“It Doesn’t Make Any Sense” – Akon Responds to Reports of No Dark Skinned Girls for Video Shoot in Ghana

“It Doesn’t Make Any Sense” – Akon Responds to Reports of No Dark Skinned Girls for Video Shoot in Ghana

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

He’s Black and He’s Proud of his race.
Last week, reports surfaced that American music star Akon and Nigerian star Wizkid… refused dark skinned girls from appearing in their music video shoot in Ghana. They allegedly only wanted “Half-Caste” ladies.

Let’s Talk About It! Akon & Wizkid reportedly Refuse Dark Skinned Ladies from Video Shoot in Accra | Request for “Half-Caste”

Let’s Talk About It! Akon & Wizkid reportedly Refuse Dark Skinned Ladies from Video Shoot in Accra | Request for “Half-Caste”

Monday, November 18th, 2013

It seems with Akon and Wizkid…, it’s the lighter the better.
The music superstars are under fire for allegations that the pair refused dark skinned girls from appearing in a music video in Ghana. They requested for mixed race

Music Legends Femi Kuti & 2Face Idibia to Perform at Music Meets Runway 2013

Music Legends Femi Kuti & 2Face Idibia to Perform at Music Meets Runway 2013

Thursday, November 14th, 2013

This year’s edition of Music Meets Runway tagged –Icon Edition would definitely be an event to remember as music legends, Femi Kuti and 2Face Idibia… are set to fire up the stage and thrill music and fashion lovers as

What have Your Favourite Celebs been up to? Check out #WorkFlow! – Your Weekly Entertainment News Bulletin

What have Your Favourite Celebs been up to? Check out #WorkFlow! – Your Weekly Entertainment News Bulletin

Saturday, October 12th, 2013

Welcome to “#WorkFlow”, a weekly column where I give you all the juiciest ‘gist’ of what’s been going on in the industry, especially some reports we missed during the week. That is, the ‘news’ news and the ‘not-so-news’ news.
Did

Sunshine Belle! Yvonne Nelson is all Smiles as she Flaunts her HOT Bikini Bod

Sunshine Belle! Yvonne Nelson is all Smiles as she Flaunts her HOT Bikini Bod

Thursday, September 12th, 2013

Yvonne Nelson sure knows how to brighten one’s day.
The Ghollywood star just shared photos of her sexy bikini body.
The actress who recently got back from shooting a movie alongside Akon, Djimon Hounsou and Viva Bianca… (Click here to

Yvonne Nelson spotted with American R&B Star Miguel

Yvonne Nelson spotted with American R&B Star Miguel

Friday, September 6th, 2013

Ghollywood star Yvonne Nelson just shared a photo of her and American R&B star Miguel at an airport.
The actress who has been in America to shoot a movie alongside Akon, Djimon Hounsou and Spartacus star Viva Bianca,… was all

Meet Forbes Africa & Channel O’s Top 10 Most Bankable African Urban Music Artistes – Akon, Don Jazzy, Wizkid, D’banj & More

Meet Forbes Africa & Channel O’s Top 10 Most Bankable African Urban Music Artistes – Akon, Don Jazzy, Wizkid, D’banj & More

Monday, September 2nd, 2013

Who are Africa’s most bankable music stars?
That’s what Forbes Africa is letting us know. Forbes Africa recently partnered with Urban music station Channel O Africa… to create the Top 10 Most Bankable Urban Artistes list.
According to Forbes Africa’s

Is Yvonne Nelson Dating American Music Superstar Akon?

Is Yvonne Nelson Dating American Music Superstar Akon?

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

Yvonne Nelson is clearly over her public split with music star Iyanya, so has the Ghollywood star moved on to American superstar Akon…?
File this under, So False.
But the 27 year old Ghanaian beauty and the 40

Now Playing: Wurld – Alive

Now Playing: Wurld – Alive

Thursday, August 1st, 2013

Originally from Nigeria but now based in Atlanta, Wurld‘s sound is a cross between Akon, Seal & David Guetta. Here’s his debut music video – “Alive”
Check on it!…

Watch the Clip of Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde’s Hollywood Debut on VH1′s “Hit The Floor”

Watch the Clip of Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde’s Hollywood Debut on VH1′s “Hit The Floor”

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013

“Hit The Floor” is a VH1 drama series that’s gaining a lot of buzz in the USA as the summer approaches. Being part of the cast for the fifth episode of its first season, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde… makes her Hollywood debut

Nigerian Superstar Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde Makes her US TV Debut on “Hit The Floor” Today 24th June 2013

Nigerian Superstar Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde Makes her US TV Debut on “Hit The Floor” Today 24th June 2013

Monday, June 24th, 2013

Nigerian superstar, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde makes her US TV debut today in a new series “Hit The Floor” which was reported as ‘Bounce’ when the news broke last February.
Acting alongside the likes of Kimberly Elise & Akon…, ” ‘

What has Your Favourite Celeb been up to? Check out #WorkFlow – Your Weekly Entertainment News Bulletin

What has Your Favourite Celeb been up to? Check out #WorkFlow – Your Weekly Entertainment News Bulletin

Saturday, April 20th, 2013

Wale is on his “Suit & Tie” s#@$
I interrupt your regular post entertainment  to give you a special news bulletin. Actually, I’m trying to invent a new column “#WorkFlow”… where I can give you all the latest big

Young & Getting It! Wizkid & Tinie Tempah Party It Up in London (Photos) | Watch Wizkid’s Interview with BBC Africa’s Komla Dumor

Young & Getting It! Wizkid & Tinie Tempah Party It Up in London (Photos) | Watch Wizkid’s Interview with BBC Africa’s Komla Dumor

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

A picture says a thousand words…
The photo below says at least a thousand and one regarding Wizkid fans out in the UK, while he and fellow Disturbing London Label mate, Tinie Tempah… went for a night on the town

Akon, Millen Magese, Naeto C, Niyola, Banky W, Iyanya, Ajebutter 22, DJ Caise & More at the I ROCK @J_Parties’ Brunch Party in Lagos | Photos

Akon, Millen Magese, Naeto C, Niyola, Banky W, Iyanya, Ajebutter 22, DJ Caise & More at the I ROCK @J_Parties’ Brunch Party in Lagos | Photos

Monday, January 14th, 2013

On Friday, BN brought you the video coverage of the I ROCK @J_Parties’ Brunch Party hosted by J.ROOM Pop-up in Lagos this Christmas, now it is time for the photos.
Our BN cam spotted loads of superstars including Akon, Iyanya, …

Watch! I ROCK @J_Parties’ Brunch Party hosted by J.ROOM Pop-up in Lagos with stars Akon, Banky W, Naeto C, Iyanya, Dayo Okeniyi, Millen Magese, Ajebutter 22, DJ Caise & More

Watch! I ROCK @J_Parties’ Brunch Party hosted by J.ROOM Pop-up in Lagos with stars Akon, Banky W, Naeto C, Iyanya, Dayo Okeniyi, Millen Magese, Ajebutter 22, DJ Caise & More

Friday, January 11th, 2013

We heard about I ROCK @J_Parties’ Brunch Party hosted by J.ROOM Pop-up in Lagos this Christmas and just knew it would be one to remember!
From the super chilled Miami beach vibe to the guestlist which included Akon, Banky W, …

Massive Collaboration Alert! Davido Feat. Akon – Dami Duro Remix

Massive Collaboration Alert! Davido Feat. Akon – Dami Duro Remix

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

After series of rumors and hearsay about Davido‘s international collaboration, the proof is finally in the pudding. While the HKN gang were out in the states, shooting their videos for “Ekuro” and “Overseas”…, they hooked up this fresh

BN Bytes: International Superstars, Akon, Wyclef Jean & Mickey Rourke attend the New York Premiere of Jeta Amata’s “Black November” – Snapshots of Uche Jombo, Susan Peters & Fred Amata

BN Bytes: International Superstars, Akon, Wyclef Jean & Mickey Rourke attend the New York Premiere of Jeta Amata’s “Black November” – Snapshots of Uche Jombo, Susan Peters & Fred Amata

Friday, September 28th, 2012

On Wednesday 26th September 2012, Nollwood Director/Producer, Jeta Amata held the New York City Premiere of his latest flick, Black November… at the United Nations headquarters in New York, USA.
The premiere saw in attendance lots of International superstars including

BN Bytes: Wizkid’s on a Roll! New Music With Akon | Beef with Davido? | Twitter Bout With DRB Lasgidi’s Fresh L and More

BN Bytes: Wizkid’s on a Roll! New Music With Akon | Beef with Davido? | Twitter Bout With DRB Lasgidi’s Fresh L and More

Wednesday, September 12th, 2012

Whew! Wizkid‘s name is on everyone’s lips now, from his rumored beef with “Omo Baba Olowo”, Davido to his Twitter bout with DRB Lasgidi’s Fresh L…; from him touring overseas (he’s off to Dublin, Ireland soon)

BN Bytes: D’Banj was a Special Guest at Ludacris’ 7th Annual Luda Day Weekend, 2012

BN Bytes: D’Banj was a Special Guest at Ludacris’ 7th Annual Luda Day Weekend, 2012

Thursday, September 6th, 2012


Chris “Ludacris” Bridges
kicks off his 7th annual “Luda Day weekend” this year with giving back to the community, which he says is the most gratifying component of his five day event.
“Supporting our youth includes educating and empowering them …

BN Bytes: International Music Acts, Akon & Wyclef Jean to Star in Jeta Amata’s Movie “Black November”

BN Bytes: International Music Acts, Akon & Wyclef Jean to Star in Jeta Amata’s Movie “Black November”

Tuesday, September 4th, 2012

I tuned into a radio station to hear the radio presenters joking about Akon or Wyclef Jean playing roles in Nollywood movies – from them playing roles Jim Iyke or Ramsey Nouah… would usually play to them acting as internationals

2Face Idibia, Davido, D’Banj, P-Square, Tiwa Savage, Wande Coal, Wizkid & Six More Nigerian Artists Nominated For the 2012 Channel O Music Video Awards

2Face Idibia, Davido, D’Banj, P-Square, Tiwa Savage, Wande Coal, Wizkid & Six More Nigerian Artists Nominated For the 2012 Channel O Music Video Awards

Saturday, September 1st, 2012

The nominations have been announced for the 2012 Channel O Music Video Awards and this year, Nigeria produced up to 13 artists nominated in the various categories - 2Face Idibia, D’banj, Psquare, Wizkid, Wande Coal, Davido, Mo’Cheddah, Brymo, Orezi, Flavour, …

It’s Finally Here! P-Square, Bez, Ice Prince, Praiz, Wizkid Top the Nominees List of The Headies 2012 –  See Who Else Made the Coveted List Now!

It’s Finally Here! P-Square, Bez, Ice Prince, Praiz, Wizkid Top the Nominees List of The Headies 2012 – See Who Else Made the Coveted List Now!

Tuesday, August 28th, 2012

It’s here!
The coveted list of one of Africa’s biggest and most prestigious award music shows – The Headies (Hip Hop World Awards) has just been released. A few weeks ago, the organizers of the show announced Omawumi and MI…

BN Music Friday Top 5: Pick Your Fave – Hottest Nigerian Remixes

BN Music Friday Top 5: Pick Your Fave – Hottest Nigerian Remixes

Friday, August 24th, 2012

For this week’s BN Music Friday Top 5, we chose a very subjective topic – “Hottest Nigerian Remixes”, because we know the level of some of our Nigerian remixes nowadays – from their all-star casts e.g “E Don …

New Video: Wizkid – Oluwa Lo Ni | Watch Wizkid’s Interview on Tim Westwood

New Video: Wizkid – Oluwa Lo Ni | Watch Wizkid’s Interview on Tim Westwood

Monday, August 13th, 2012

“Oluwa Lo Ni” was definitely a fan favourite off Wizkid‘s “Superstar” album so it’s no surprise that they got Eban Olivier… to shoot a video for the single, although this version has a few extra drums here and there.