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Record Label Exits: Iyanya, Ycee, Reekado Banks

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In case you missed it, the following artists have left their labels/management companies: 1) Iyanya who was signed with Temple Management Company (TMC) is no longer with the company and it appears is now operating his own label called Violet 360 Music.  In 2016, when Iyanya left MMMG for Don Jazzy’s label, Mavin Records, and signed a management deal with …

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Offset Apologizes to Cardi B but it will take maturity, self-control, counseling and a whole lot more to make it work.

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Relationships are never easy but they are particularly difficult where celebrities are involved. This is because there are many forces that pull against these types of relationships that make it incredibly difficult to succeed. For music celebrities, factors such as the work environment, touring, groupies, unrelenting media, professional and public scrutiny, personal background, and age make an attempt at a successful …

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Linda Ikeji introduces her son and finally reveals the identity of her “baby daddy”, but is a child custody battle ahead?

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Citing the need to be transparent for the “young girls who look up to (her)”, Nigerian celebrity gossip blogger Linda Ikeji took to her blog within the past 24 hours to reveal images of her toddler son and share the identity of his father, Sholaye Jeremi. She did not stop there. In what can best be described as an exposé,  she also revealed …

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Mo Cheddah on her Rise & Fall in the Music Industry, Legal battles, Depression & Finding Self

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Mo Cheddah’s interview with DANG MONOLOGUE where she finally opens up about her entrance into the music industry, her rise to the top of the charts, the fame, her fall out with her label, the legal battles, being black-listed, going broke to the point of having to take public transportation (buses), and dealing with the depression that ensued was interesting …

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Tiwa Savage’s ‘One Video’: For a happy song, why do most in her MV look so sad?

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Tiwa Savage has had a successful year, amidst a lot of controversies especially with her appearance as the featured love interest in Wizkid’s music video (MV) ‘Fever.’  Tiwa’s appearance in that video made no sense at all but that is a story for a different day. What I am curious about is her latest music video ‘One’. The song is …