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Styl-Plus Is Planning A Comeback To The Nigerian Music Industry In 2016

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Remember the group Styl-Plus? They plan to stage a comeback to the music industry after years of silence.

In an interview with the Punch, they spoke on their reasons for going off grid and their plans for a comeback even though they are now two in the group as Tunde is no more part of Styl-Plus.

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Jidenna Wins Best New Artiste At The 2015 Soul Train Awards

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Nigerian-American artist Jidenna, won the best new artist at the  2015 Soul Train Awards which was held on Sunday, 25th of November.

The singer, whose song, Classic Man was at the top of the charts for sometime,  in his acceptance speech, attributed his success to his father who always pushed him to be the best

Sister Deborah Drops Exclusive Promo Photos, As She Releases Brand New Video & Song – Kikoliko

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Body con, converses & Kikoliko!

Ghanaian media personality Sister Deborah of Uncle Obama fame has just dropped some brand spanking new exclusive promo photos to promote the release of her brand new single called Kikoliko feat. Joey B!

Yesterday she also dropped the video of the song which was directed by Musician & Filmaker, Wanlov the Kubolor

Watch the video and see more photos after the jump

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Adele’s Album “25” Sells Over 2.3 Million Copies In The Weekend Of Its Release In The U.S, Number 1 In All Countries Including Nigeria

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Adele’s album, 25 is the first album in nearly half a decade to sell at least 2.3 million copies in it’s first weekend it of release in America.

Industry forecasters are saying that the album could sell up to 2.9 million copies before the end of the week. In the UK, 25 has sold over 538,000 copies. The highly anticipated album is also number one on iTunes Nigeria.

She probably had no idea that this album would go viral the way it has! Talk about a comeback!

 

Snoop Dogg Is Unhappy That Tupac Was Left Out Of Billboard Magazine’s “10 Greatest Rappers Of All Time”

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Billboard Magazine released their list of The 10 Greatest Rapper of All Time yesterday and left out two key names that hip hop heads feel should have been on it –Tupac Shakur & Kanye West.

Someone else who was very upset with the list was – Snoop Dogg.

Snoop was so disappointed that his former Death Row label mate was left off the widely publicized list, he wrote on Twitter that whoever compiled the list needs a kick in the ass.

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Ruby Gyang Drops Her Own Cover of Adele’s “Hello”. Did She Do It Better Than Omawumi & Praiz?

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The Adele “Hello” covers are still coming!

We’ve heard Omawumi & Praiz‘s versions and even “rapper” Vic O has threatened to drop his own version.

But while we hope and pray this never happens listen to Ruby Gyang’s version of the record-breaking single.

The Chocolate City vocal powerhouse is gunning for the best Adele cover with this. Does she nail it?

You be the judge and listen after the jump

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Praiz Releases Cover of Adele’s “Hello”, As Vic O Threatens To Drop His Own Cover As Well…

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Barely a few days after Omawumi released her reggae infused cover of Adele‘s mega hit song – Hello. Another Nigerian singer Praiz has just dropped his own version of the number one song, he also dropped a crisp black & white video to accompany the single.

It’s a good cover. Personally I don’t think it’s as good as the original or even Omawumi’s version.

Bump up your speakers and check on it after the jump

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Phyno Brings Activities To A Halt At Lagos Island Market As He Shoots Music Video. 

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Nigerian rapper, Phyno was in Lagos Island market to shoot a scene for his music video yesterday.

Being a rapper whose music resonates with almost everyone, he was immediately surrounded by a crowd as activities in the market came to a halt as everyone including policemen in the area struggled to catch a glimpse of the rapper.

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Don Jazzy, Gbemi Olateru Olagbegi, Di’Ja & More As Mavins Announce First Year End Concert

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Earlier today Nigerian record label Mavin Records announced that on December 23 this year they will hold a marathon year-end concert holding in Lagos, the country’s commercial capital.

 Planned in partnership with Access Bank, the one day concert will feature Mavin acts Don Jazzy, Tiwa Savage, Dr. SID, D’Prince, Korede Bello, D’iJa and Reekado Banks.

According to Mavin Records boss Don Jazzy the event is ‘a loyalty reward’ for the millions of Mavins fans across the world for their support and passion.

 This is our way of saying thank you to our many fans around the world for supporting us from our launch three years ago to where we are now. We have achieved so many records and the only reason we have done all this in such a short space of time is because of our amazing fan base. The tickets are super affordable and can be purchased on PayWithCapture.

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Omawumi Covers Adele’s Hello, Gives It A Reggae Feel [Listen]

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It’s the song of the year. Adele’s Hello and it already has over 300 million views and is topping worldwide music charts just 2 weeks after it’s release.

And now our own vocal powerhouse, Omawumi has covered the hit track, giving it a reggae feel.

READ RELATED: Adele & Her Winged Eyeliner Just Shutdown The Internet With New Single & Video “Hello” [Watch]

We love it!

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