Nigerian Music Industry Talks: Peter Okoye, Davido, Falz, Obi Iyiegbu, Cubana Chief Priest with Ubi Franklin

Corona virus aka COVID-19 has hit the African continent, and needless to say, it is having a detrimental impact, primarily economically, on its citizens. Also, like their Western and Asian counterparts, many African leaders have begun implementing measures to protect their citizens including shelter-in-place/lockdown orders, closing borders to trade and travel from countries most affected …

Top 5 Nigerian Artists to Watch in 2019

The Nigerian music industry has moved from the novelty of international collaborations with artists, awards, touring, and making the cut on coveted lists, to confidently taking a seat at the global music table knowing it belongs there. The question becomes, what exactly are its stakeholders negotiating now that they have a seat at the global …

Celebrities Behaving Badly: Davido Threatens Ayo Jaguda Over Comments on Buying You Tube Views

Davido is an artist and record label owner that can be so level-headed one minute, and the next he is flying off the handle on social media. Coming off a stellar year of accomplishments, Davido, a few days ago, released a beautiful video titled ‘Wonder Woman’ that pays tribute to successful Nigerian/African women. The significance of the …

Touring: Falz TheBahdGuy, Mr. Eazi, Davido, Mayorkun, on exciting tours in the U.S, Europe, and Nigeria, respectively

Falz TheBahd Guy, Mr. Eazi, Davido, and Davido’s protegé Mayorkun are currently touring and it’s been interesting to watch some of what they have to say about their tours. I also like all the diverse strategies they have employed in touring. I do have to say that while many may not recognize or appreciate it, …