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2Weird releases, ‘Letter to Small Slekky In Heaven EP’

He dedicates this 6 wonderful tracks EP to his childhood friend and late music producer, Small Slekky. As a matter of fact, the singer’s first single ‘Umu Iyoo (Nkolo)‘ comes in a Hip-Hop style that stresses his stance for getting all the pleasurable things of life and all he desires. The brilliance in the production and the swift blend of the indigenous style to English cannot be overlooked. He then proceeds to the second track ‘Okalumu‘ where he reveals he prefers to evolve alone rather than rely on people. Again,…

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10 key moments from Nigerian Idol auditions

The last few weeks have seen several batches of contestants vying for a shot at a music career on Africa Magic’s Nigerian Idol. Between hilarious performances from some of the contestants and the judges’ reactions, there’s been a good dose of humour and some moving moments on the show. As we approach theatre week on the Sunday live shows, which are available for streaming on Showmax, we’re counting down 10 OMG moments from the Nigerian Idol auditions so far. Recaps of the auditions are also available for binging on Showmax.…

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Powerful New Vibe Lands In American Music

Powerful New Vibe Lands In American Music – Music Industry Today – EIN Presswire Trusted News Since 1995 A service for music industry professionals · Thursday, April 15, 2021 · 538,646,111 Articles · 3+ Million Readers News Monitoring and Press Release Distribution Tools News Topics Newsletters Press Releases Events & Conferences RSS Feeds Other Services Questions? Sourced From Nigerian Music

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Google celebrates Oliver De Coque, Nigeria’s highlife musician

Google, the world’s largest online company is celebrating Nigeria’s Oliver De Coque on his posthumous 74th birthday on April 14, 2021. The company is celebrating him with a Doodle. The illustration for the doodle was made by Lagos-based Ohab TBJ. The artiste who shared the image of his work via his Instagram handle stated that working on the project was a dream come true. According to him, “Ayyyyyeeeeeeeeeeeeee. Darling, I illustrated a @google Doodle. It’s a doodle to commemorate the late Oliver De Coque, a Nigerian guitarist and one of…

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Phyno and Wurld talk respective new albums

Over the past few months, Wurld has been recording non-stop and even recording an unreleased song with Asa. The album would be Wurld’s first, after releasing four straight EPs; Evolution in 2013; Love Is Contagious in 2018, I Like Girls With Trobul in 2019 and Afrosoul in 2019. The same day, Nigerian superstar, Phyno took to his Instagram stories to post a picture of himself and superproducer and frequent collaborator, Masterkraft and wrote, “Album time.” Phyno says his new album is on its way. (Instagram/PhynoFino) Pulse Nigeria The album would…

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Interview: TRESOR tells Pulse about Amapiano, being Congolese, Scorpion Kings, ‘Rumble In The Jungle,’ winning a Grammy and more

For TRESOR who has won multiple South Africa and African pop music awards, the goal for Rumble In The Jungle is simple, “We want a grammy, abeg… For the artwork and the global music award” TRESOR then jokes, “Have you seen the artwork for that album, bruv?” The album title is inspired by Mohammed Alli’s October 1974 Heavyweight title bout with champion George Foreman in Kinshasa, Zaire [now the DR Congo]. The title is also inspired by Scorpion Kings and TRESOR’s agreement to create a “sonic chaos” with the album.…

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Google Doodle’s posthumous birthday celebration for Nigerian music legend Oliver de Coque

Google on Wednesday unveiled a Doodle to posthumously mark the 74th birthday of Nigerian music legend and highlife maestro, Oliver de Coque, one of Africa’s most prolific recording artists of all time. The Doodle, created by Lagos-based graphic artist and illustrator, Ohab TBJ, pays tribute to the guitarist who died in June 2008 at the age of 61, following a heart attack. The creative inspiration was drawn from De Coque’s love for the guitar, his energetic performance style, his unique music brand, and his love of tradition and culture. “Oliver…

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Peruzzi speaks his truth on sleeping with Davido’s Chioma

  Nigerian singer Tobechukwu Victor Okoh popularly known as Peruzzi has slammed rumour mongers who alleged that he had a sexual relationship… Nigerian singer Tobechukwu Victor Okoh popularly known as Peruzzi has slammed rumour mongers who alleged that he had a sexual relationship with Davido’s baby mama Chioma. The singer said he still gets shocked once in a while when such an absurd story is shared on social media. Speaking on the latest episode #WithChude, Peruzzi said: “Someone said I had sex with the wife of the man who helped…

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Anger, Frustration As University Of Calabar’s VC Asks Final-Year Students To Return To 200-Level

Some students of the University of Calabar, Cross River State have called out the institution’s new Vice-Chancellor, Florence Obi, for asking final-year students in some selected departments to go back to 200-level due to non-accreditation of their courses by the National Universities Commission. The students, who spoke on condition of anonymity, told SaharaReporters that the courses have gulped millions of naira taken from their families.  They, therefore, described the VC’s decision as inhumane and inconsiderate. The students explained that courses affected by the accreditation issue include Fine and Applied Arts,…

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‘Never Watching Alone’: Shock Results In UCL Quarter-Finals First Leg As Heineken Unveils Celebrities

The first leg of the UEFA Champions League Quarter-Finals got off to an entertaining start as the injury-ridden Real Madrid outclassed Liverpool in a surprise 3-1 win; PSG beat the reigning Champions, Bayern Munich 2-3 away from home; Manchester City stunned Borussia Dortmund to secure a last-minute 2-1 win, and Chelsea put on a pragmatic performance to see FC Porto off with two goals away from home. Liverpool, the 2019 Champions, face insurmountable odds as they host 13-time Champions, Real Madrid at Anfield on April 14. Meanwhile, Porto, bolstered by…

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