Music

Music: Stella Damasus ‘Get Up,’ Nollywood Actress Can SANG!

Wow! Where did she come from? I had no idea Nollywood actress Stella Damasus had vocals like this on her. What doesn’t she do? Film entrepreneur, talented actress, dancer and now singer? The woman can “sang.” Well ‘Get Up’ already Ms. Damasus and keep doing you! A beautiful, intelligent, driven and strong Nigerian woman is …

NBC Bans D’Banj-Don Jazzy “Big Yansh” Oliver Twist Song, Let’s Have a Debate About Use of the Word “Yansh”

Do you all know how much I was told that I was a very beautiful girl, growing up in Nigeria, but what I lacked was a “big yansh” and a “thick plump” figure  to be considered truly desired girl by boys and ultimately men? Don’t ask me why people even thought to say that to …

D’Banj Says, Promoters Get A Manual on How to Promote Events If You Will Book Me #Promoter Agreements

Over the years, I have had numerous persons contact my office (here in the USA) to potentially pursue legal action in Artist-Promoter event gone very bad situations. I also know, as one who has attended my fair of Nigerian and other African organized events, that there is a serious problem with event organization in the …

7 Best African Inspired Music Blogs You Should Send Your Music For a Feature

A big HELLO to you all. I trust many of you are preparing for the Nigeria Entertainment Awards this weekend in New York City. While you gear up for it,  one of my media brands, Ladybrille Magazine, did a recent feature on the 2011 Best African Inspired Blogs to read. It is a rather comprehensive …

GLO Drops Kate Henshaw-Nuttall & Jim Iyke as Brand Ambassadors Without Notice, Breach of Contract?

Just recently I was discussing Brand Ambassador Agreements with you all and what do I know? This news pops up on the radar. I actually read it when it first emerged two weeks ago, but just paid attention to it the second time around because I find it very hard to believe this is true: …