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Danny Young Says He Blew Before Wizkid

Nigerian singer Danny Young may not really be done with other artistes that are being rated above him. He is claiming he blew before Wizkid and so the Star Boy should not be considered as the pioneer of Teenage-Stars in Nigeria. This is coming after a UK-based OAP Adesope had earlier stated that Wizkid paved the way for other Nigerian young artistes as Davido, Burna Boy and so on. But in his reaction, Danny Young is blaming the OAP for trying to re-write history. He wrote: We made this song in 2006, it was one of d biggest songs in...

What I Will Do If Elected – Banky W

Nigerian singer cum politician, Banky W who is the candidate of the Modern Democratic Party (MDP), contesting for the Eti-Osa House of Representatives seat, has vowed to publish his earnings as a legislator if elected. Banky W, made the announcement while speaking during a debate against four other candidates in Lagos on Monday, February 4, 2019 where he said accountability is one of the biggest problems in governance and hopes to lead from the front to change the situation. He vowed to publish his salary and allowances as a legislator and be transparent in the spending of constituency allocations by...

I Don’t Think Tiwa Savage Is Sexy – Naira Marley

UK Based Nigerian artiste, Naira Marley, in a recent interview with Moni Talks revealed that singer, and first lady of mavin records Tiwa Savage does not fall into his category of sexy women. He made this revelation after being asked whether he thinks the mother of one is sexy. In response to the question, the singer said he considers her beautiful, rather than sexy. He further added that Sheyi Shay is sexy, he however concluded by describing Rihanna as his ideal kind of sexy. FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

How I got YouTube to ban Tiwa Savage’s “One” – Danny Young

Nigerian singer, Tiwa Savage recently got a YouTube Ban for copyright infringement of Danny Young’s song. Danny Young alleged on his Instagram page that she took a line off his 2009 single, Oju ti Won. But Tiwa Savage refused to comment and went ahead to release the visuals of the song. In a chat with punchng.com, Danny Young said he had left everything in the hands of his lawyers. “I wasn’t the one who contacted YouTube. My lawyers handled the process; I didn’t know how they went about it. You know YouTube knows the right thing to do.” “She felt...

I don’t regret singing Logo Benz – Lil Kesh

Rapper Lil Kesh opens up on his ‘Logo Benz song, says he never regretted singing its despite the huge controversies that trail the song. In a chat with Sunday Scoop, Kesh said they were inspired to do the song by the happenings in society. “Logo Benz was inspired by things we saw on social media and in our environment. One of the trending news now is how people are stealing pants for money rituals. One of those things they buy with the money is Benz cars. We thought we should do a song about it and create awareness; this is...

Adekunle Gold Reveals Inspiration Behind “Ire”

Adekunle Gold who got quite emotional in an interview with Saturday Beats disclosed that he couldn’t save his sister’s life with all the money he had and this led to the release of the song ‘Ire’ dedicated to her. Adekunle Gold who referred to his sister as his best friend, disclosed that she died of a heart disease after they spent so much in her treatment. The singer said; “My sister was one of the few best friends I had but death took her away. She had a heart-related disease and I thought she could beat the disease but she...

American rapper Soulja Boy blasts Drake

American rapper, Soulja Boy is the latest man to ignite a beef with Canadian rapper, Drake as he claims he taught the Canadian rapper. Soulja went in hard at other rappers during an interview with The Breakfast Club saying he’s responsible for the artist that Drake is today. “Stop playing like I ain’t teach Drake everything he knows,” Soulja Boy said to Charlamagne Tha God in the interview. “I was locked up too, nigga!” was Soulja’s response to that, before launching into why ending a beef with Drake isn’t that big of a deal. This included getting up out of...

I’ll continue singing against transactional sex – Falz

Nigerian singer, rapper, actor, and legal practitioner, Falana Folarin popularly known as Falz held a private listening session after he released his new album ‘Moral Instruction’, and stated that he hates transactional sex as he addressed the slut-shaming allegation against him. Falz who was accused of criticizing women who sleep with men and expect to be paid but having nothing to say about the men who employ the services of sex workers, stated that those who patronize women who lead transactional sex will be addressed in a new song. He said; Shamelessly I will continue to say, I detest transactional...

Label Puts R. Kelly Music On Hold Amid ‘Surviving’ Docu-Series Controversy

Sources familiar with R. Kelly‘s contract and dealings with RCA/Sony say the label will not produce or release any of the singer’s new music amid the heat generated from Lifetime’s #SurvivingRKelly docu-series, TMZ reports. The reports also say the label will not put money behind any of his projects, nor release any additional music until the criminal investigations against him in Georgia and Atlanta and other issues are resolved one way or the other. The decision has reportedly gotten R. Kelly pissed because he’s been in the studio recording to fulfil the obligations under his RCA contract, which requires 2...

‘I can recommend my ex-boyfriend to a friend for marriage’ – Seyi Shay

Nigerian-based singer, songwriter and actress Deborah Oluwaseyi Joshua, known as Seyi Shay has probably given a hint about the other of hers that is not open to the public. Ask lovers of Nigerian music today to mention the top five female singers ruling the music scene and see if Seyi Shay’s name doesn’t pop up. At least, this must be one of the reasons Pepsi thought it befitting to make her an ambassador alongside Tiwa Savage and Wizkid. Being a very private person one would expect the ‘Ragga Ragga’ crooner to be clingy and possessive but her recent chat with...