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“When I Get Married It Would Be Done Secretly”, D’Banj

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D’banj is sick & tired of people asking him when he is getting married! In a new interview he was once again asked about the Big M & his reply was that it’s not any one’s business when he does because it doesn’t affect the music he is making.

He said Naij,

Who says I am not married? I am not married but if I want to I would do it secretly. I am tired of people asking me that question; it is my life. Getting married won’t change my music or anything and I am not trying to get married so as to enter another phase in my life. My wife doesn’t need fame; my fame is enough for the whole family.

He also spoke about when his next album is due for release & if he really dropped Tonto Dike from his record label. Read excerpts of the interview after the jump

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Fan Gets Overly Excited At Gidi Fest & Licks D’banj’s Chest

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A female fan got carried away while touching D’banj during a performance at Gidi Fest over the the Easter weekend in Lagos. She was so excited with the fact that she was touching the artiste that she got carried away and licked his chest.

Even D’banj was shocked at her action.

Catch the video after the jump

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D’Banj, Tiwa Savage, Ebuka, Joselyn Dumas & More At Yemi Alade’s Birthday Dinner In Johannesburg [Video & Photos]

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Yemi Alade turned a year older yesterday – March 11 and to celebrate, the singer stepped out for dinner at the Pigalle restaurant in Johannesburg, SOuth Africa. Some of those in attendance were D’Banj, Tiwa Savage, Ebuka Obi – Uchendu, Joselyn Dumas, Denrele Edun, Pearl Thusi, Chigul, Mathew Mensah and more.

CHECK OUT YEMI’S BIRTHDAY LOOK HERE

Check on the photos after the jump

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D’Banj Gears Up To Host Lipsync Battle Africa With Pearl Thusi

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Lip Sync Battle is coming to Africa and guess who’s hosting? D’Banj alongside South African media personality Pearl Thusi.

Just like the American version Lip Sync Battle Africa will feature celebrities going head-to-head lip-syncing to the song of their choice.

Pearl Thusi will serve as all around host and “master of ceremonies”, while the “Koko Master” will step up as the “colour commentator”, adding his lively observations to the proceedings.

See another promo flyer after the jump

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D’banj Spotted With Governor Ambode And Minister For Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed At One Lagos Fiesta

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D’banj has friends in high places!

The pop star yesterday shared a photo of himself with Governor Ambode of Lagos state and the Minister for Culture and Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed on Instagram.

The photo was taken at the One Lagos Fiesta which went down yesterday. About his big wig political friends he said,

About last night with the people that matter. H.E Governor Akinwunmi Ambode and the Hon.Minister for Culture and Information Alhaji Lai Mohammed and my Agege people who showed love massively. #LagosMyLagos #OneLagosFiesta #Agege. All thanks to @lacasalagos #thekingishere

 

Image Credit: Instagram/D’banj

D’banj Clears The Air On The Accusations Made That Olamide Copied His Songs!

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Accusations were recently made by D’banj’s in-house producer, DeeVee stating that Olamide stole the concept of most of his songs from D’banj.

DeeVee wrote accusing Olamide,

With due respect Olamide, have you run out of ideas? Every time you come to our zones you always gotta steal some idea. I won’t let this fly.

But D’banj has come forward to clear the air, saying that he has a good number of people who come to his house and listen to his music but he sees it as inspiration and not stealing

I didn’t know about the message from DeeVee but the truth is the truth. My house is open; I have songs you guys have not heard. I have songs that I’m about to release with producers you guys have asked me to work with.

From time, anyone can come into my studio and listen to our songs and not just Olamide can come in. To me, it’s not stealing, I see it as inspiration.

This particular one, this is a line I have been saying for a long time, “Shake it, don’t break it, it took your mama nine months to make it.” I actually heard it from Prince Aremo Oniru. Even Baddo (Olamide) had played about it saying, “Baba if you no use this line I go use am o” but I said I go use am.

So essentially DBanj is admitting he took the line from him. 

D’banj Is To Have A Special Feature On E!News Africa Special

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Nigerian artistes are fast gaining international recognition for their hard  work and effort.

D’banj is going to be featured on an E! News special feature and shared the good news on Instagram with the caption,

“Catch a Brand New E! News Special Thursday Dec 17th at 20:00 on channel 124 and learn the true story behind me, The KokoMaster @ENews”

D’banj is also a United Nations Ambassador for Peace and a ONE Campaign Ambassador

#Motivation D’banj Epic Throwback With His Brother Shows Just How Far He Has Come!

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D’banj just shared a throwback photo of himself with his older brother wishing him a happy birthday.

The star is barely recognisable in the photo and it shows just how has changed over the years. Who would guess that this is the mega successful Banga Lee?!!!

He captioned the photo,

“TBT …. !!!! Happy birthday to my BFF … My Oldest Realest Brother Dr Gboyega Adeboye .People use to mistake him for me ?????…. Fun Memories.”

Image Credit: Instagram/D’banj

“I’ve a Been Single For A Year”, Don Jazzy Says He Is On A Break From Dating.

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Is it Onome or is it Rihanna? Don Jazzy‘s relationship status is one of the hottest topics on the Nigerian blogosphere and he recently shed some light on his love life.

Telling Vanguard in an interview that he has been single for over a year. He also sheds some light on when he hopes to tie the knot and future collaborations with Dbanj.

Read excerpts of the interview after the jump

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Julius Agwu Calls Out Basketmouth, Don Jazzy, Banky W, D’Banj & Others For Not Crediting Him For Giving Them A Break + Says Devil Has Taken Over The Industry

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Following his close shave with death after he found a tumour in his brain, Julius Agwu has been a changed man! He has dropped a gospel single “Second Chance” and has expressed his desire to open a Christian “no smoking, no drinking” nightclub.

READ RELATED: Julius Agwu Is Launching A No Alcohol, Christian Night Club!

He recently gave an explosive interview, where he called out people he had helped in the past who never gave him credit. And he named names: Basketmouth, Banky W, Teju Babyface, Timaya, Duncan Mighty, Don Jazzy & D’Banj. He did say that Basetmouth gave him his credit for discovering him at the recent Lord of The Ribs show in London.

READ RELATED: “I Lost My Memory & Ability To Walk”, Julius Agwu Recounts Post Brain Surgery Experience

He also said the devil had taken over the Nigerian entertainment industry, with entertainers having kids with multiple baby mamas.

Julius who is very passionate about his faith is starting a new initiative called Christian Entertainers Outreach (CEO). He also says his friend and staff need to give their life to Christ or else he will drop them!

This is Agwu’s most honest interview ever and it’s a must watch!

Check on it after the jump

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