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No Party Like a Davido Bash! Photos of Tonto Dikeh, DJ Caise, Sasha P, Terry G, B-Red, Yvonne “Vixen” Ekwere, Shank & More at his 21st in Lagos

No Party Like a Davido Bash! Photos of Tonto Dikeh, DJ Caise, Sasha P, Terry G, B-Red, Yvonne “Vixen” Ekwere, Shank & More at his 21st in Lagos

Monday, November 25th, 2013

Yup, Davido is living his best at 21.
The Nigerian music star turned 21 on Thursday 21st November 2013. He kicked off his day by signing a contract as the first editor at large for Teen Y!… (click here to

Updated – Mother & Son Reunite! “Ghetto” Crooner Shank Catches Up With Mum in Seattle After NineYears

Updated – Mother & Son Reunite! “Ghetto” Crooner Shank Catches Up With Mum in Seattle After NineYears

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013

What a reunion!
Chinedu Naze, more popularly known as the reggae/dancehall artistes, Shank has been out of the country for a few days for a brief US Tour. Reminiscent of Dammy Krane…‘s story with his mum earlier this

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

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

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

Saturday, September 7th, 2013

“#WorkFlow” is back again – the weekly column where you get all the juiciest ‘gist’ of what’s been going on in the industry, some reports we missed during the week and a nice slew of ‘news’ news and the ‘not-so-news’ …

2013 Nigeria Entertainment Awards: Full List of Winners & Scoop

2013 Nigeria Entertainment Awards: Full List of Winners & Scoop

Monday, September 2nd, 2013

And the winners are…
Yesterday Sunday 1st September 2013, the 8th annual Nigeria Entertainment Awards took place at the NYU Skirball Center for Performing Arts, New York City, USA.

The show was hosted by comedian Basketmouth…. It kicked off

BN Saturday Celebrity Interview: “I Don’t Think I’ve Ever Been As Beautiful As When I Was Pregnant” Inspiration FM OAP Titi Oyinsan Speaks for the First Time Since She Became A Mother of Twins

BN Saturday Celebrity Interview: “I Don’t Think I’ve Ever Been As Beautiful As When I Was Pregnant” Inspiration FM OAP Titi Oyinsan Speaks for the First Time Since She Became A Mother of Twins

Saturday, August 24th, 2013


“Being healthy is more important to me than being acceptable to society”
Beginning her sojourn into the entertainment industry as a model, the young Titi Oyinsan (nee Adelagun) found massive success from TV commercials, billboards and press campaigns. Having been …

New Music: Rilwan Feat. Shank – Getaway

New Music: Rilwan Feat. Shank – Getaway

Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

You’d never guess which song is the base sample for Rilwan‘s new jam “Getaway” featuring Shank. It’s Cheryl Cole‘s hit single “3 Words” featuring Will.I.Am… and the two Reggae/dancehall-influenced acts turn this into a yummy Afro Pop

What have Your Favourite Celebs been up to? Check out Episode 2 of #WorkFlow – Your Weekly Entertainment News Bulletin

What have Your Favourite Celebs been up to? Check out Episode 2 of #WorkFlow – Your Weekly Entertainment News Bulletin

Saturday, April 27th, 2013

John Dumelo with some shisha in Istanbul, Turkey.

First of all, I want to thank everyone who gave feedback on last week’s exciting experimental premier episode of “#WorkFlow” {click here} on BN…. It was a fun experience reading all

BN Music presents “Introducing the Cool Kids” – Nigerian Music’s New School – Class of 2013

BN Music presents “Introducing the Cool Kids” – Nigerian Music’s New School – Class of 2013

Friday, April 19th, 2013

2012 was a big year for the Nigerian music industry. A lot of things took an unusual turn, for the better that is, as the industry grew even bigger, globalizing itself, so to speak. The industry’s heavy hitters signed international…

BN Exclusive: #PartyofLife – A Night with Banky W! Photos of Don Jazzy, Rita Dominic, Toolz, DJ Xclusive, Waje, Jude Okoye, Vina, Uti Nwachukwu & More at Banky W’s 32nd Birthday Party

BN Exclusive: #PartyofLife – A Night with Banky W! Photos of Don Jazzy, Rita Dominic, Toolz, DJ Xclusive, Waje, Jude Okoye, Vina, Uti Nwachukwu & More at Banky W’s 32nd Birthday Party

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013

On Wednesday 27th March 2013, Nigerian music superstar Banky W turned 32 years old. The Yes/No R&B singer who was in Dubai thanked fans on Twitter;  “Hey folks… thank you all sooooo much for all the kind words and birthday …

BN Video Premiere: DRB Lasgidi – Selecta

BN Video Premiere: DRB Lasgidi – Selecta

Friday, March 8th, 2013

The crew get up to all types of fun, from car to boat chases; to beach and pool parties, DRB Lasgidi really know how to have a good time. After quite a long wait, DRB Lasgidi… have finally dropped the

New Video: DRB Lasgidi – Shakara

New Video: DRB Lasgidi – Shakara

Saturday, February 16th, 2013

DRB Lasgidi released “Shakara” late last year as prelude to their then upcoming release of “Selecta” featuring Shank and has slowly gained moemntum with radio plays around Nigeria and urban western stations in the UK and US. The beat was …

BN Exclusive: Partying with 2Face Idibia, Sound Sultan, Ibinabo Fiberisima, Seyi Shay, Shank, Moet Abebe, Dammy Krane, Annie Idibia & More at the “Playa’s Ball” Party in Lagos

BN Exclusive: Partying with 2Face Idibia, Sound Sultan, Ibinabo Fiberisima, Seyi Shay, Shank, Moet Abebe, Dammy Krane, Annie Idibia & More at the “Playa’s Ball” Party in Lagos

Thursday, December 13th, 2012

On Sunday 9th December 2012, an exclusive industry party, Playa’s Ball, hosted by African super star, 2Face Idibia took place in grand party style at the Auto Lounge, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The event saw in attendance celebrities including Ibinabo …

BN Bytes: The “Second Coming” of Vector! View the Ace Lyricist’s Sophomore Album Art & Tracklist

BN Bytes: The “Second Coming” of Vector! View the Ace Lyricist’s Sophomore Album Art & Tracklist

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012

Vector (aka Vector Tha Viper) has won awards for his outstanding prowess in the Nigerian music industry, from hit singles to stellar features, Vector is surely a “Lyricist On A Roll”….
Poised to drop his sophomore album effort

BN Bytes: On Set with Burna Boy! Wizkid, Vector, Dammy Krane and more at Burna Boy’s “Tonight” Video Shoot

BN Bytes: On Set with Burna Boy! Wizkid, Vector, Dammy Krane and more at Burna Boy’s “Tonight” Video Shoot

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

they call me BURNA… boy!
From the man who gave us “Like To Party”, Burna Boy is in the works on a spanking new video for his immensely catchy, successful second single, “Tonight” and he calls on Mex… to

New Music: DRB Lasgidi Feat. Shank – Selecta

New Music: DRB Lasgidi Feat. Shank – Selecta

Friday, December 7th, 2012

DRB Lasgidi take an experimental stab at Dubstep on their official second single, “Selecta”. Fresh L, TeeZee and Boj are also assisted by the “Ghetto” crooner, Shank on this one.
Produced by GB
Enjoy!
Play DRB Lasgidi Feat. Shank …

New Video: DJ Neptune Feat. General Pype, Jesse Jagz & Lynxxx – Skoobi Doo

New Video: DJ Neptune Feat. General Pype, Jesse Jagz & Lynxxx – Skoobi Doo

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012

DJ Neptune is now back with a very visually explicit soccer-themed video for his speaker-thumping dance floor magic, “Skoobi Doo” featuring club favourites – Genereal Pype, Jesse Jagz and Lynxxx.
Video by Banger Soup Films featuring cameos from Naeto C, …

BN Bytes: Still On A Bad Guy P! View Exclusive Behind the Scenes Photos & Footage From L.O.S’ “Bad Guy P” Video Shoot

BN Bytes: Still On A Bad Guy P! View Exclusive Behind the Scenes Photos & Footage From L.O.S’ “Bad Guy P” Video Shoot

Saturday, November 24th, 2012

“…see, see, see, I’m on a bad guy p!”
L.O.S is a talented group of young acts – Yung K, Bridge, Briss and Tomi Thomas – who are responsible for hits like “Pamparampe”, “On Fire”, “Magic” featuring Shank…

Trybe Records introduces their In-House Super-Producer, Sarz

Trybe Records introduces their In-House Super-Producer, Sarz

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

In  the past few years, Sarz has gone from relative obscurity to one of the most top notch music producers in the industry. So much so that he almost has the Don Jazzy Factor” (if it was produced …

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 

Funke Akindele-Oloyede, Shank, Nikki Laoye & Harrysong try to Keep Up with Kaffy at the Exciting & Thrilling Malta Guinness Low Sugar Workout Event in Lagos – All the Fun Photos

Funke Akindele-Oloyede, Shank, Nikki Laoye & Harrysong try to Keep Up with Kaffy at the Exciting & Thrilling Malta Guinness Low Sugar Workout Event in Lagos – All the Fun Photos

Tuesday, August 14th, 2012

On Saturday 11th August 2012, the fun filled and exciting Malta Guinness Low Sugar Workout… took place at the Lagos Country Club, Lagos. The event which promised to be a fantastic one with an excellent workout session by top Nigerian

Who Is… Burna Boy

Who Is… Burna Boy

Thursday, August 2nd, 2012

Burna Boy is known for his smooth Patois-influenced Dance-hall crooning, and most especially for his hit singles “Abeg Abeg Abeg”, “Party Wit Me”, “Firewood”, “Touch Your Toes”, “Like To Party” and the Davido-assisted “Trumpet”….
But, he wasn’t always

Must Watch Video! BN Exclusive: Adey feat. Tiwa Savage – “Beremole”

Must Watch Video! BN Exclusive: Adey feat. Tiwa Savage – “Beremole”

Saturday, July 28th, 2012

The MRG Records guys are here again with great visuals for the club banger Beremole by multi-talented producer and artiste, Adey . With cameos appearances by Iyanya, Steel, Tunde Ednut, Praiz, Shank, Flowssickk, Threat …

BN Red Carpet Fab: Davido’s “Omo Baba Olowo – O.B.O – The Genesis” Album Launch

BN Red Carpet Fab: Davido’s “Omo Baba Olowo – O.B.O – The Genesis” Album Launch

Monday, July 23rd, 2012

On Sunday 22nd July 2012, Davido held his anticipated album launch “Omo Baba Olowo – The Genesis”… at the Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos. The event which kicked off at 7 PM, saw in attendance some of the

BN Bytes: Catch Shank & Desmond Elliot on This Week’s MTV Big Friday Show with Basketmouth

BN Bytes: Catch Shank & Desmond Elliot on This Week’s MTV Big Friday Show with Basketmouth

Friday, July 13th, 2012

On this week’s episode of The Big Friday ShowBasketmouth gets Shank to Deuces in Victoria Island Lagos for the show. The singer who has brought us such hits as “Julie”, “King Kong”, “Too Late”, “Never Felt”, “Salute” and