Music: ‘Mercy Johnson’ by Danagog

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Thank God Danagog is in Nigeria. With the way USA celebrities are attempting to sue musicians for commercial gain, Danagog would have had to cough up a lot of money for how much he likes Mercy Johnson. But that is not an issue here. The real issue here is the promo picture he sent to the media for his song. …

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R2Bees Now Owners of Barcadis Nite Club in Ghana

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Nigerian and Ghanaian musicians are diversifying their portfolio and investing their Naira and Cedis in tangible businesses that should sustain them long after music is gone. P-Square revealed last year in an exclusive interview I had with them on their USA tour that they invested their monies in real estate. D’Banj has Koko water, garri, mobile, clothing label and now …

Ghanaian Celebrities Angry at Vodafone – “Why is Amber Rose Hosting Vodafone Event in Ghana When You Have Us?!”

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Both Nigeria and Ghana, in particular, seem to have an epidemic disease of having American celebrities from D-list to B list host events in their respective countries. They also have a major disease of having America’s superstars perform in their respective countries at the detriment, to a large extent, of their local stars. Over the years, from ThisDay Festival events, …

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May7ven Signs Music Deal with Skata Records Entertainment UK – Record Label Agreements

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Nigerian Entertainment Today (NET) reports  May7ven, British-Nigerian songstress, allegedly just inked a record label deal with Skata Records Entertainment (SRE). Who is SRE? I have never heard of them so I do not know. However, who they are is not per se relevant to you. What is relevant to you is, as an artist or a record label, is what …