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Linda Ikeji Announces Pregnancy, and Explains Why She Ditched her Own Message on Celibacy

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Linda Ikeji, a Nigerian gossip blogger turned media mogul, announced her pregnancy on social media yesterday, Sunday May 20, 2018. Her announcement was received with mixed reaction from the public. Many have congratulated her and just as many have criticized her for having a child out of wedlock when she has profited from and made it her business to cast Nigerian …

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Headies 2018: Complete List of Winners

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The 2018 Headies was held on Saturday, May 5, 2018, at the Convention Centre of the Eko Hotel & Suites, in Lagos, and as usual, it was not without controversy. A controversy that is better discussed in a different post. In the meantime, below is a complete list of winners at the reputable, Nigeria focused, music industry event. -Ms. Uduak …

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Ike Onuorah Named 2nd Vice President of Artist Management Organization in Nigeria Led by Don Jazzy’s Father

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Ikechukwu (Ike) Onuorah, a British-Nigerian executive and music entrepreneur, has been named the 2nd Vice President of the ‘Artiste Managers in Nigeria Association’ (AMAN) in Nigeria, an organization headed by Collins Ifeanyi Onwuneme Ajereh Enebeli aka Mavin Grandpa, the father to popular music producer Don Jazzy. The newly appointed executive joins the non-profit that is now experiencing a reawakening and …

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60th Grammy Awards: Complete List of Winners

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The GRAMMY Awards was held at Madison Square Garden in New York on Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018. The prestigious event was broadcast live on the CBS Television Network at 7:30 p.m. ET/4:30 p.m. PT. Check out the complete list of winners from the event organizers: GENERAL FIELD 1. Record Of The Year (Award to the Artist and to the Producer(s), …

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Toni Okoroji Honored with ‘Pillar of Entertainment Award’

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Congratulations to COSON’s Toni Okoroji who was honored with an award at the popular annual City People Magazine award event. Read the full press statement by COSON: On Sunday, August 6, 2017, Nigeria’s glitterati came together to honour an icon of Nigerian entertainment, the indefatigable, unstoppable and celebrated former president of PMAN, CEO of TOPS Ltd and Chairman of the …

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Wizkid wins 3 Billboard Awards…could win more tonight!

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Billboard.com has announced the first wave of its 2017 Billboard Music Award winners and Nigeria’s Wizkid has won three awards so far: Top streaming song (audio), Top R &B song  and Top R & B collaboration. Wizkid was nominated alongside Drake and Kyla for their song ‘One Dance’ which Wizkid featured and co-produced.The song earned him seven nominations at the …

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#SoundcityMVP2016: And the nominees for Africa’s hardest working artists in the music industry are…

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Producers of the 2016 Soundcity MVP Awards Festival have officially released the complete list of nominees for their upcoming event crowning Africa’s hardest working artists and other creative professionals.The event will be held on Thursday, December 29th at the Expo Center of the Eko Hotel & Suites, in Lagos, Nigeria. The nominees are: BEST MALE Diamond Platinumz (TANZANIA) Emtee (SOUTH AFRICA) …