I was going through pictures from the Headies yesterday when a wild thought came running through my mind. If Nigerian musicians had side hustles, what would they do? I couldn’t stop thinking, so I had to write something. It seems pretty accurate to me. What do you think? 1. Davido – Hypeman What else would […]
“Would you still love me if I put your spirit inside groundnut bottle?”
Old Nollywood definitely had its problems. Corny storylines, really bad CGI etc. But one thing they were consistent with is giving us iconic campus queens who were all running things. I love them so much I decided to make a guide on how to be an old Nollywood campus bad girl. Get Your Fashion Game […]
Warning: Spoilers ahead. Before we get into this review you need to understand one thing about me – I live for bad movies and shows. I exclusively watch the CW, and the moment I see a tweet about a show being bad I immediately add it to my ‘to-watch’ list. Emmy or Oscar worthy shows […]
“Karishika. Karishika. QUEEN OF DEMONS!”
‘‘I want to focus on music right now,’’ Ayra tells me over Zoom. ‘‘I wish I could just make music for like a month or two weeks. That’s how excited I am by the reception my EP got.’’ When I meet Ayra Starr, she has a big smile on her face, a smile that remains […]
If you ask any ‘90s kid to describe a Disney princess, they’ll probably paint the picture of a soft-spoken, fragile and helpless woman who only sings, bakes, sighs and waits for Prince Charming to show up and save her. However, have you ever wondered what it might have been like if Disney princesses were average […]
Be a disappointment for the culture.
Nollywood’s homophobic agenda didn’t start today.
Last year, Netflix finally and officially came to Nigeria. This means they opened a social media account dedicated to Nigerian content on their streaming service and increased their Nigerian content on the service as well as commissioned more Netflix Originals to be made. However, the sheer number of movies and shows on Netflix are overwhelming […]
Simpler times when all we had to worry about was Baphomet.
2020 took a lot from us, with new music from some of our favourite artists being one of them. A pandemic and a year-defining protest don’t particularly make for the best environment to release new music, so many artists were forced to push their releases to this year. The good thing, however, is that this […]
The late 2000s and early 2010s was a great time in Nigerian music history but can you identify these hit songs released in that era from just their lyrics?
A Nollywood classic.
Let’s see how well you do.
It is based on the Yoruba mythology of earth’s creation.
It is an open secret that the music industry especially in Nigeria is a boys club. When you take a look at both the veteran and emerging acts who are making waves within and outside the country, it is overwhelmingly male. To assume it is so because women artists aren’t making good enough music or […]
Who knew vegan money ritual was a thing?
Have you ever heard a song and gone “This shit slaps hard, how is everyone not listening to this?”. Me too. 2020 was a huge year for music in Nigeria with breakout stars like Omah Lay and Bella Shmurda making the headlines as newcomers. We had a lot of really good albums as well; Wizkid, […]
It’s been an honour.
We are going to be Vybing with the Trybe at the TrybeOne Ultimate Party.
Let’s talk before we say goodbye.
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