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Seyi Shay Gets Signed To Island Records UK, Joins Nicki Minaj, Drake & Ariana Grande At The Label

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About an hour ago singer Seyi Shay announced she has just signed a record deal with Island Record UK. The singer who is currently in the UK took to her official instagram page to announce the good news. With the exdcited singer posed up infront of the Island Records sign she wrote,

FINALLY!! this is what most of us work so hard for. We spend most of our lives chasing this 1 opportunity to reach the world through a giant platform like this! ???????????? I can’t believe it.. @islandrecordsuk and I have signed a GLOBAL recording contract this evening in London. I give God ALL the glory!! Thank u to NIGERIA and AFRICA for ‘putting me on’ S/O @twintings@taponeswa@j_mgt@harmonysamuels@didichiq@mtvbaseafrica#TEAMSEYISHAY and MY FANS — See these enemies have been put to shame and Jehovah has the wheel so move out of the way! We coming thru!

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[Watch] Mode 9, Eedris AbdulKareem, MI, Named As Nigerian Hip Hop Legends On #FactsOnly With Osagie Alonge

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Hip hop has come a long way in Nigeria, and compiling a list of the best rappers in the nation is a contentious topic. Based on that respected music journalist Osagie Alonge presents his list of hip hop legends in Nigeria.

After the jump watch who made his list…you will be surprised at who made the list and who didn’t even get an “honourable mention”

Watch it after the jump

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5 GIF Worthy Moments From Davido x Meek Mill “Fans Mi” Video

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Davido is a drug lord in his brand spanking new video with Meek Mill called “Fans Mi“. The video which was shot in a mansion in Calabasas, California features all the usuals we have come to expect from a hip hop video – luxury cars and half nekkid girls.

After the jump check out the GIF worth moments from Davido x Meek Mill – Fans Mi Video

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Korede Bello Drops Godwin Video With Don Jazzy, Bovi, AY & Yaw [Watch It Here]

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Last night the highly anticipated video for Korede Bello’s smash hit “Godwin” was released.

Directed by Adasa Cookey. The video features cameos from Don Jazzy, Bovi, Yaw, AY, Dr. Sid & a couple of other stars.

Watch it after the jump

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Is Jay Z Signing MI Abaga? His Cousin Briant “Bee-High” Biggs Was Spotted Meeting With Rapper & Choc City Boys

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Ever since Jay Z announced a few days ago that his cousin was in Nigeria searching for new music talent for Roc Nation & his music streaming company Tidal, all eyes have been on every move Briant “Bee High” Biggs makes while he is here. [READ HERE IF YOU MISSED IT]

Yesterday the cousin of the rap mogul caught up with Chocolate City Boys – MI Abaga, Ice Prince and other members of the team.

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35 Year Old 9ice Says He Is Getting Old & That’s Why His Singing Voice Keeps Getting Worse

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Following the release of his last album, fans of 9ice criticised the singer for the dwindling state of his singing voice, which seems to now sound vastly different from his Gongo Aso debut of 2007/2008.

In a recent interview with Not Just Ok, the singer turned politician blames his “bad voice” on old age…9ice is just 35 years old, so I’m not sure what he means by that…LOL

He also added that no one should expect his voice to be the same after 3 years of “screaming”, he also blamed the poor quality of music equipment for the loss of his golden voice.

Watch the interview after the jump

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Asa Serves Haute Fashion As She Goes On A Journey Through The Streets Of Lagos In Brand New “Eyo” Video [Watch]

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Soul singer Asa has jus dropped the visuals for the latest single, Eyo which is off her 2014 “Bed Of Stones” album.

The Meji Alabi directed video sees Asa rocking some serious fashion as she walks through the streets of Lagos, sharing stories of the those who give life to the city…it’s citizens.

This is fantastic video! And ASA is giving us life with her fashion! Check on it after the jump

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Jay Z Confirms His Cousin Is In Nigeria To Sign Artistes For Tidal & Roc Nation! Get The Exclusive Scoop On Who He Is & The Moves They Are Making In Naija!

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Last month Jay Z and a bunch of other celebrity musicians such as Beyonce, Madonna, Nicki Minaj, Rihanna, Kanye West, J. Cole and a few others recently launched a music streaming service called Tidal. Since it’s launch Tidal has faced heavy criticism with reports that even Kanye has jumped ship.

But today the business mogul who hardly ever tweets got on Twitter to clear the air about Tidal and other competing music streaming services and in his tweets he confirmed that Tidal is making a move to sign Nigerian artistes.

He wrote,

My cousin just moved to Nigeria to discover new talent. Tidal is a global company.

You may be wondering who his cousin is, well that1960chick.com has the exclusive scoop on Jay’s cousin and why exactly he is in Nigeria. Read more after the jump

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Baba Drops Fresh New Music – Nothing

Music artiste Baba (real name Tumida Kuboye), son of Jazz greats Fran & Tunde Kuboye is back with a fresh new single called “Nothing”.

The up tempo jam was produced by TeeBeeO.

Check on it after the jump

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Teddy Riley – Producer Popular For Working With Micahel Jackson & Usher Wants To Collaborate With Don Jazzy [See The Video]

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So early this morning Mavin producer Don Jazzy revealed that a collabo might be in the works with producer and former member of Blackstreet, Teddy Riley.

The producer made the revealation during a Chris Brown concert in Los Angeles via a video posted on Instagram this morning. He said, “Don Jazzy, Teddy Riley here…big fan. I’ve been in Nigeria, it’s incredible. You are incredible, I wanna work with you, let’s do this”

An excited Don Jazzy posted the video this morning, writing

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