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In the Bitter Feud Between P-Square and Jude Okoye, Peter is Right. Jude Should Step Down as Manager

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An AML reader wrote me and asked, “Can you write about this ‘Psquare against their management Jude okoye’ issue pls?” The answer is “yes.” Here is my view on the brouhaha that I think could end up really ugly if it continues the way it is. By the way, remember almost two years ago, April 2014, the brothers were involved …

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Celebrities Behaving Badly: Ghanaian Filmmaker Leila Djansi Compares Nollywood Filmmakers to Hitler, Gets Checked!

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Multiple Award winning Actress, Producer and Singer, Stella Damasus addresses statements made by Ghanian Filmmaker Leila Djansi about the Nigerian Motion Picture Industry dubbed Nollywood. “I don’t think those people, the new crop of filmmakers should be put under the umbrella of Nollywood,” said Djansi in an interview granted to actor Jimmy Jean Louis for his documentary ‘Jimmy Goes to …

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Celebrities Behaving Badly: Kanye West Loses his Mind in Twitter Attack Against Wiz Khalifa #ArtistBranding

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Celebrities Behaving Badly (CBB) documents terrible, immature and/or inappropriate conduct on social media by creative talents, mostly celebrities, and uses it as a way of discussing, primarily, public relations and branding for artists. On to today’ s post… This is a very bad CBB case. Kanye West announced his new album on Twitter and said it would be called ‘Waves.’ Wiz Khalifa …

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Blackface Accuses 2Face of Copyright Infringement, 2Face Gives a ‘Let Somebody Love You’ Response

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Overtime, I’ve come to really dislike Nigerian artists taking to social media to accuse others of stealing their songs. I do leave room for when such an artist perhaps feels powerless as a result of being pretty low on the food chain, for  example an emerging artist. However, when the artist is an established name, even if no longer as …

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Celebrities Behaving Badly: Don’t Create a Social Media Crisis Like Ice Prince When Your Girlfriend is Accused of Cheating on You

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Celebrities Behaving Badly is a category on AML that I launched in April 2012 after Seun Kuti went bananas on Obi Asika on social media. The rants and attacks were so intense, I decided to launch the category to gather the foolishness on social media and to use it as a way of discussing, primarily, public relations and branding for …