When Laycon stepped into the Big Brother Naija house, he had one aim: "promote my music." He won the show, and now his art is winning.
On Water and Garri, Tiwa Savage wrestles with the vulnerability of growth as new sounds, new collaborators and childhood dreams are experimented on.
After a year of running an experimental African music publication, we’re convinced that you deserve another year. Welcome to Chapter 2!
The 6th edition of the Nigerian Idols came prepared to discover Nigerian stars. Have the judges delivered?
Essence’s success has spiraled into a moment for Wizkid and Afrobeats, the culture that nurtured and birthed him. Nigerian pop music is on the Hot 100 …
As more Nigerian youths continue to flood social media and find their voice, MTN Nigeria is giving an assist.
For years, rapper Blaqbonez made it his mission to convince Africa that mixing quirky humor and great music can power an artist to stardom. He's finall…
In his final year of medical school, Peruzzi abruptly abandoned Ukraine for a shot at stardom in Nigeria. The DMW creative powerhouse is finally on his…
After trying and failing to get Hilary Clinton elected as US President in 2016, Zexzy was offered a chance to live the true Nigerian dream. He chose mu…
As the world shut down last year, Africa's leading gospel artist, Sinach, was expanding her coast. How did her 2015 record, 'Way Maker' become the comf…
Afrobeats music culture is getting its deserved documentary, with heavy investment from the music streaming giants
Ice Prince has spent a decade making rap cool in Africa and redefining what it means to be 'fly' in hip hop. 10 years after his debut album, he's geari…