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 …

AML Hottest 35 Nigerian Songs & Music Videos | February 2016 Edition

We continue with monitoring the popularity and quality of music coming out of Nigeria’s music industry with the second installment of AML’s hottest songs and music videos of the month. In the January edition, we began our count from 10,000 views and up. For the month of February 2016, the videos that made the cut …

Forget Marriage, Bring on the Babies: 20 Nigerian Celebrities with Children Out of Wedlock

While many of his fans have congratulated him, they have also questioned why he has a child out-of-wedlock. In addition, many have also lamented on the rise of Nigerian celebrities having children out-of-wedlock. “Wedlock” means “children born of a mother and a father who were not married at the time of birth; who are not …

7 Top Nigerian Jamaican Patois Influenced Songs

Jamaican Patois(Patwa) aka Jamaican creole is all the rave these days in Nigeria’s music industry. Nigerian artists are taking the language and infusing their own style into the mix. Here are some leading contemporary names and classic hit songs for this growing  genre. 1. Cynthia Morgan ‘Lead Me On’ 2. Cynthia Morgan ‘I’m Taken’ 3. …