Blaqbonez To Headline BBQ In The Park Tagged ‘The Blaqbonez Rave’

Fast-rising rapper, Emeka Akumefule, better known as Blaqbonez is set to headline the signature end-of-the-year event of record label, Chocolate City – Barbeque In The Park, tagged “The Blaqbonez Rave”. This will be the first time in his career the self-acclaimed ‘best rapper in Africa’, who is signed to 100 Crowns, a hip-hop label imprint of Warner Music Group African partner, Chocolate City, will be headlining an event. The Barbeque In The Park event holds every quarter of the year with the objective to bring youths together and to also create an…

Johnni’s Room Live Set To Hold In Abuja And Benin In Dcember

Following the success of the first leg of the Johnny’s Room Live 2019 concert held in Lagos in October, sensational Folk/ Alternative-rock singer, Johnny Drille is set to hold the Abuja and Benin editions of Johnny’s Room Live. The Federal Capital Territory will yet again have a feel of Johnny Drille’s musical prowess, dexterity, and emotive ambiance as he returns the second time to Abuja for the second leg of the Johnny’s Room Live 2019 concert. JRL Abuja has been scheduled to be held on the 8th of December, 2019 at…

Grammy Award Nominated Artist, Burna Boy Debuts At NPR-Tiny Desk Concert

Grammy award-nominated artist, Burna Boy, recently made his debut appearance at the NPR Music-Tiny Desk Concert in Washington DC. The 28-year old singer and songwriter Afro-fusion pioneer, with the aid of a 6-man band, delivered some hit singles off his African Giant album like“Gbona”, “Wetin Man Go Do”, “Dangote”, and “Ye”. Sandwiched between two sold-out concerts in Washington D.C., his Tiny Desk performance offers something relatively different from what we’re used to seeing at his rowdy stage shows. He’s more reflective here and restrained, allowing his songwriting to shine. In the…

Wizkid & Beyonce Win For Brown Skin Girls At The Soul Train Awards

History has recorded another win for Wizkid on the 18th of November 2019 as his work with American legendary artiste, Beyonce, has just won an award at the Soul Train Awards 2019.  The Soco singer won for his contribution to Beyonce’s Brown Skin Girl which was released on the 23rd of July 2019. Wizkid got his nomination in the category of The Ashford & Simpson Songwriter’s Award and was amongst the winners in his category which include but not limited to Beyonce, Saint Jhn and Blu Ivy Carter.  Wizkid is winning this award for the first time after being nominated…

Vesta Orchestra Thrills Audiences As The Afri-Classical Concert Series Births At The Terra Kulture Arena

It was a night of bliss and splendor as people were treated to quality classical music at the first-ever Afri-Classical concert series held last night at the Terra Kulture Arena, Tiamiyu Savage Street, Victoria Island, Lagos. The evening started with the CEO of Vesta Violins and The Vesta Orchestra, Rosalyn Aninyei welcoming everyone present to an evening of great music and thanking them for coming out to support the orchestra. She went on to thank the owner of the Terra Kulture Arena, Bolanle Austen-Peters for welcoming the orchestra with open…

Stefflon Don To Shut Down Lagos at Reggae Afrobeat Jam Rock Concert 2019

Award-winning International music sensation, Stefflon Don is set to headline her first concert in Las Gidi, the city that never sleeps. GidiGroove Entertainment in conjunction with XchangeNg presents the Reggae Afrobeat Jamrock concert 2019. On the 16th of November 2019, the “Hurtin’ Me” crooner will be shutting it down at the Landmark beachfront in Oniru, Lagos. There will be special performances from some of the biggest Aftobeats superstars, at the event. There will also be attractions like Jetskis, PaintBalling, ATVs(Quad Bikes) alongside a retail market… Tickets are selling fast on Nairabox and Xchange.Ng.…

Ycee Releases Highly Anticipated Album, ‘YceevsZaheer’

Popular afro-pop rapper, Oluwademilade Alejo, better known as YCee releases his highly anticipated and talked about debut album titled “YCeevsZAHEER”. Despite being his debut album, the “Omo-Alhaji” crooner delivers a brilliant body of work which showcases two contrasting but somewhat similar personalities; YCee, the singer represented by ice and ZAHEER, the rapper represented by fire. The mesmerizing 15-track body of work opens with the Adey produced ‘It’s Amazing’, captivates with ‘Wahala Dey’, inspires with ‘Bossing’ featuring Ms. Banks, and rocks with ‘Chocolata’ featuring Niniola. Featuring Nigerian music industry’s top acts like Davido,…

Double Celebration As Burna Boy Wins MTV EMA Best African Act Award, Sells Out SSE Wembley Arena, London UK

Over 12,500 music lovers were thrilled to the eccentric performance of the African Giant, Burna Boy at the SSE Wembley Arena in London. Hosted by Nigerian comedian, Basketmouth, the African Giant Tour Returns, which was held on Sunday, November 3rd, 2019 was a sold-out epoch concert. In a true Burna Boy’s fashion, his entrance on stage left fans on tenterhooks. Burna emerged from the jaws of a 20-foot gorilla to a nostalgic Fuji instrumental blend of Yoruba sounds, eliciting loud cheers from the crowd. He was lifted out with a harness and…

Terra Kulture TO Host The Vesta Orchestra Afri-Classical Concert Series Denut On 13th November, 2019

Nigerian-based orchestra, The Vesta Orchestra is set to hold the first of a  four-part Afri-Classical series concert on Wednesday, 13th November 2019, at the Terra Kulture Arena, Victoria Island, Lagos. The Vesta Orchestra is an independent orchestra of up to 40 musicians, dedicated to the promotion of music by African-classical, Nigerian Highlife, and Nigerian contemporary composers. Their repertoire is, therefore, Highlife, AfriClassical, Contemporary and Classical music. The Afri-Classical concert series is a four-part concert series, showcasing music by both great and lesser-known African highlife and classical composers from Africa such as Fela…