Afrobeats goes global at MIDEM 2017: Watch Adesope, Banky W, Ropo Akin, Michael Ugwu, & Godwin Tom discuss Nigeria’s music business

Afrobeat goes global at MIDEM 2017: Watch Adesope, Banky W, Ropo Akin, Michael Ugwu, & Godwin Tom discuss Nigeria’s music business. The panel discusses Afrobeats and African music, the growth, and impact it has had worldwide. The opportunities that exist within this genre of music. Afrobeats is the new hip hop and not just a fad …

I’m Pretty Sure I Told ‘Em Before | KO YE WON by Poe (Music Video)

I love all genres of music, a music lover at heart BUT, there is absolutely no substitute for my first love when it comes to music i.e. hip-hop. The wordsmith in me resonates most with this form. Accordingly, it’s a HAPPY FRIDAY! and a weekend sign off from me by leaving you all with this …

Is Jason Njoku Making a Comeback with IROKING? 1.1 Million Unique Visitors Last Month + Michael Ugwu Quietly Building FREEMEDigital.com

Jason Njoku announces, on his blog, that he is essentially making a come back with the music subsidiary arm of his IROKO Partners, IROKING. He also shares metrics and announces 1.1 million unique visitors last month, alone, for Iroking. If you all recall, in recent times, Njoku was named CEO of IROKING after the sensational …

Jason Njoku & iROKING Announce New CEO Post Michael Ugwu Sensational Exit

Folks, there have been lawsuits filed, exciting industry celebrations, new music releases, reunions, industry moves and so much more. I look forward to catching up and sharing some of these events with you all. In the meantime, Jason Njoku and his team at IROKING sent the following release  post the sensational and dramatic exit of …

AML Exclusive: Ex-IROKO Employee Opens Up About Alleged Maltreatment of Staff by Co-Founders Jason Njoku & Bastian Gotter

We have seen and heard what IROKO has to say about the firing of its employees and also its CEO Michael Ugwu. Now an ex-employee opens up about the maltreatment allegedly present in the IROKO camp. Further, following up with the press statement published by Jason Njoku/IROKO, below is an additional statement shared with me. …