Thursday, August 30, 2012

New Music: Gabriel Afolayan Feat. Ruddy Tee – Chapterz


Gabriel Afolayan is back with a follow-up to his single, “Kokoro Ife”{Click Here} with “Chapterz” featuring Ruddy Tee. On this new track, he explores a lot further his vocal abilities; surely, more than just an actor.

Monday, August 27, 2012

The Future-Awards - Complete List Of 2012 Winners!

The Future-Awards - Complete List Of 2012 Winners! 

Best Use of Advocacy - Babafemi Oyediran

Best Use of New Media - Gidi Traffic

Creative Artiste of the Year - Bayo Omoboriowo

Designer of the Year - Toju Foyeh

Excellence in Service (Government)- Hadiza Abdullahi

Excellence in Service (Journalism)- Alkasim Abdulkadir

Excellence in Service (Corporate) - Ngozi Nkwoji

Innovator of the Year (Science and Technology )- Seun Onigbinde

Innovator of the Year (Education) - Otto Orondaam

Entrepreneur of the Year (General) - Ola Orekunrin


Entrepreneur of the Year (Agriculture) - Tochukwu Ikpegbu

Entrepreneur of the Year (Communication and Media) - Uyi Omokaro

Entrepreneur of the Year (Entertainment) - Michael Collins

Entrepreneur of the Year ( Technology ) - Jason Njoku

On-Air-Personality (Radio) - Tolu ‘Toolz’ Oniru

On-Air-Personality (TV) - Denrele Edun

Musician of the Year - Wizkid

Actor of the Year - Tonto Dikeh

Producer of the Year ( Music ) - Jeremiah ‘J. Sleek’ Shelika

Producer of the Year (Screen) - Clarence Peters

Young Person of the Year - Idris Akinbanjo

VIDEO: NAETO C- TONY MONTANA FT D'BANJ

Here is the visuals one of the classiest remix of 2012. So sorry I've been away from this blog for a while, been away in Yola catching up on old times.  Tony Montana, by Naeto C and D’Banj. Video was shot in South Africa and you'll agree with me that, the video is really clean and classy, though the violence is a bit way off



Thursday, August 23, 2012

RICK ROSS LASGIDI RED CARPET PLUS ROLLING STONE COVER

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On August 17th 2012 “The Boss”, Rick Ross was in Las Gidi, at the Eko Hotel convention centre for the Summer Jam Fest 2012 and his performance wasn’t short of thrilling to fans and the massive audience in attendance. Here’s iRokTv’s exclusive footage of the performance.



Tuesday, August 14, 2012

ON REPLAY: MAYOR WETE-MAWOMI

MAYOR WETE-MAWOMI


Indigenous Yoruba crooner Mayor Wete returns to the limelight with his exciting new single “Mawomi” - the first in over three years for the Ogun State native. Now signed to Dozage Records, Mayor Wete is in flying form on “Mawomi” which is an outstanding indigenous Nigerian Pop song that is bound to get your head bopping, your feet moving and an 100% party starter for the clubs and dance floors in the coming months.

Meticulously mixed and mastered by Trybe Records’ Sheyman and superbly delivered by Mayor Wete - mostly in his trademark Yoruba dialect - over a catchy and infectious musical backdrop which is provided by Lala - who has also produced for the likes of the late great Da GrinYQ and SABI - and led by lush drum patterns, bass guitar arrangements and trumpet injections, “Mawomi” is more than a triumphant return to form for the aboriginal Yoruba singer and songwriter.

“Mawomi” is out NOW via Dozage Records and is a MUST LISTEN but do not just take our word for it, DOWNLOAD below…






ON REPLAY: RIDDY-WE SHINE FT SLASHPOET & FARUNA



Obafunsho Ayodeji Readone "Riddy" song writer/singer extraordinaire has been into music since he was in Secondary School. After turning professional in 2011, he released two singles titled upgrade and Can't back down.
 This is a new one from Riddy featuring south African based rapper "SlashDapoet" and a Nigerian rapper "Faruna". WE SHINE is a song about hustle and success. Let's enjoy this hot tune!

THE CAPITAL F.E.M.I DROPS THE YEAR OF RNB AUGUST 24TH 2012



Finally, Capital F.E.M.I and Kennis Muisc will drop F.E.M.I’s debut album, The Year of RnB on August 24.
He’s the 2011 Headies “Best Vocal Performance Male”, his blood type is Green White Green and he’s living the African dream, he’s got “Money Money” and he’s “Never Felt A Love” like this before are lyrics penciled by the artiste, who was born and christened Olufemi Oladipupo Adeyinka but popularly known as Capital F.E.M.I. He stands tall as an accomplished and versatile R&B vocalist and song writer, who is making his fatherland proud and a native of Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria. Born in Lagos, he had his early education in Nigeria and then moved to United States. While in College in the United States of America, Capital F.E.M.I discovered his talent for singing and decided to pursue it full time and thus began to build a musical career. Currently signed to Africa’s number one record label KENNIS MUSIC GROUP, he has produced such hits as NEVER FELT A LOVE, MONEY MONEY, CAPITAL F.E.M.I, GET LOW and DON’T LET GO. He’s known to have changed the game with his smooth RnB sound and his debut album THE CAPITAL F.E.M.I THE YEAR OF RNB is slated to drop AUGUST 24TH 2012 and has been touted to be a must have album.

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Monday, August 13, 2012

ON REPLAY: WANDE COAL-SEXCELLENCY





Brand new material from W. Ceezy!!!!! Produced by J.Sleek!!!



Download HERE 

ON REPLAY: DJ KHALED-HIPHOP FT NAS, SCARFACE & DJ PREMIER



Speaking of the devilDJ Khaled unleashes arguably the most anticipated track from his upcoming Kiss The Ring album with “Hip Hop”, a boom bap-driven, piano-steered number featuring two top drawer verses from veteran emcees Scarface and Nas, and expert scratches by Mr. Hip-Hop himself, DJ Premier. Khaled’s built quite the reputation for hopping on whatever’s hot (which often includes heavy bass, a Rick Ross verse and/or incessant squaking), but props are due here; this is true school hip-hop revived for the new era.
Stream “Hip Hop” in its Funk Flex-tagged form below, and stay tuned for a full CDQ version to surface soon. Kiss The Ring drops August 21st.
UPDATE: CDQ added.
Listen: DJ Khaled f/ Nas, Scarface x DJ Premier – ‘Hip Hop’ (Prod. J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League)


Sourced From: http://www.soulculture.co.uk/music-blog/newmusic/dj-khaled-f-nas-scarface-x-dj-premier-hip-hop-prod-j-u-s-t-i-c-e-league-new-music/#ixzz23PiP4g5Q

Wednesday, August 08, 2012

ON REPLAY: COCOA-WHY



Rising Nigerian Singer/Songwriter COCOA is poised to leave a lasting first impression on the current African music landscape with her excellent debut single Why and is not only taking a different route in doing so, she is also making a bold statement with it!

The emotion filled vocals and captivating lyrics that fuel this beautifully crafted ballad make for a perfect introduction into the world of Afro-beats and African music for Cocoa. Press PLAY now and get enthralled by the exciting new talent that is Cocoa...


ON REPLAY: MITOS NAPPIN-FILEE (CABOO SNOOP IJEBU VERSION)



Here is a blazing new track from a new comer into the  
entertainment industry who goes by the name MITOS NAPPIN. He goes hard on Caboo Snoop's WINDECK track with an Ijebu flavoured rap.


ON REPLAY: REXX-THAT'S MY BABY


 

In order to build anticipation to his next single dropping soon, fast rising singer REXX is back with a brand new tune titled ''That's my baby''. The track is actually a studio freestyle made for all lovers of his music, and is sure to get folks dancing over and over again.
 
He released a single called "Shokoto" some months back accompanying it with an exciting video.

WORLD PREMIERE: Tommix - OMO NAIJA LIVING IN SPAIN [Audio + Video]

Tommix a.k.a. “Tommix Pon Di Beat” is back again with another dancehall hit track titled "Omo Naija Living in Spain". Tommix is one of the most famous Nigerian Artiste/Producer in Spain who has discovered a lot of talented people in the cities of Spain and Nigeria.

Monday, August 06, 2012

ON REPLAY: JHYBO-SHAKARA



Jhybo, multiple award winning artist, including the, NEA (New York) and AEA (Malaysia) awards, is hitting the industry with his hot new single after an 18 tracker album released early this year...

The song tittled "SHAKARA" is his first single after a long period of silence. Definitely his fans can not wait to hear anything new from this street king .


ON REPLAY: T. CODE -IWA FT 9ICE



Check out this new tune from the Fuji Hip-Hop Crooner, T.Code ft Alapomeji Boss, 9ice,  titled - Iwa [Character].They are both throwing Lyrical stones through their lyrics to the bad leaders and politicians to change their ways.  Dope tune with nice flows. Download, Listen and Share your Thoughts.


Friday, August 03, 2012

DON JAZZY DISCUSSES D'BANJ, MAVIN RECORD AND THE FUTURE WITH TOOLZ

We have OAP Toolz revealing the reflective side of the MAVIN general, Don Jazzy, as he speaks candidly about his past, present and future...and of course D'banj


ON REPLAY: DJ PEREZ- INSANE FT REAL.B



DJ Perez is a Nigerian DJ based in Ghana.  Perez is Dj and a remixer. He 
is becoming an Afro-dance and Dancehall royal. DJ Perez is currently working on his mixtape titled 'If I Ever Happen' which will be dropping later this year. This is his latest effort which features Real-B, Titled ''INSANE" off  “If I ever Happen” Mixtape 


HOT VIDEO: WRAY-BE YOUR MAN



WRAY
 is currently in UK working on his debut album titled The Introduction which is due out soon via Wray Music and will feature the likes of 2KrissKing D,RocksteadyMista Dry GIN and many more.


Meanwhile here is the visual for “Be Your Man” which is produced by eebeeo and off of his forthcoming d├ębut album The Introduction.



HENNESSY ARTISTRY PRESENTS M.I & NAETO C-BARTENDER


The Hennessy Artistry Presents M.I & Naeto C on  Hennessy Artistry Theme song, “Bartender”, produced by, Tee-Y Mix.

Thursday, August 02, 2012

ON REPLAY: VECTOR- TUWO OFF BAR-RACKS MIXTAPE



Still Off the Bar-Racks Mixtape, Vector, the  drops another single. He jumped on Kelly Rowland’s motivation and Trey song’s heart attack instrumental to birth 
Tuwo. 

DENCIA, ICE PRINCE, BRYMO AND JESSE JAGZ VERIFIED ON TWITTER

Brymo's Twitter Account
Dencia verified Account

Dencia and members of Choc Boys; Ice Prince, Brymo, Jesse Jagz excluding MI had their Twitter accounts verified some hours ago. These four Nigerian singers have now joined the likes of Asa, D'Banj, Osaze Odemwinge, Genevieve Nnaji, Oluchi and Nneka who already have their twitter accounts verified.
Jesse Jagz Verified on Twitter

Many have been questioning the criteria behind twitter verification exercise, this is not unrelated to the fact that a bunch of Nigerian A-Listers have not had their accounts verified. Some are questioning why Dencia with just over 4,000 followers got verified before Don Jazzy with 391, 267 followers as at press time. 

And Ice Prince too







Wednesday, August 01, 2012

THE UNTOUCHABLE MAYBACH PRESENTS RICK ROSS, DR. DRE AND JAY Z IN 3 KINGS



The Untouchable Maybach Empire presents Rick Ross feat. Dr. Dre and JAY Z "3 Kings" Visual Piece by DRE Films and Jon J. of Maybach Films. 

If you don’t know by now, today (July 31) is the release of Rick Ross‘ new album ‘God Forgives, I Don’t.’ To celebrate, the Miami rapper dropped a video for ’3 Kings,’ his a celebratory track of health and wealth featuring Dr. Dre and Jay-Z.
The directorial team of Dre Films helmed what’s being called a “MMG Visual Piece” for ’3 Kings,’ which chronicles the glorious rise of Rozay, Dre and Hova in the rap game. The clip intercuts various footage of the trifecta’s career milestones.
With Dr. Dre, we see him riding out in Chevys, collecting his Source awards, mentoring his proteges Snoop Doggand Tupac Shakur as well as touting his business savvy with Beats by Dre headphones. “I built this house, n—a get your own s— / I only love it when her hair long / You should listen to this beat through my headphones,” he raps.
In Rozay’s video collage, visuals of Pablo Escobar, cocaine and cash are shown to represent the street life that also consumes the tropical city of Miami. But we also see images of the Bawse riding in the Maybach and on motorcycles with his Maybach Music Group superstar Meek Mill.

THE BIGGEST BOSS, RICK ROSS DISCUSSES MAYBACH MUSIC GROUP AND HEALTH

To celebrate the release of his latest album, God Forgives, I Don't, Rick Ross stopped into BET's "106 & Park."
"I think the first thing I should do is thank the fans and supporters," said the Bawse to a raucous crowd. "It's a big day for me. I want to say thank you."
Ross also briefly spoke on his Maybach Music Group roster. "MMG, man. Just watching the whole MMG brand go to the next level, and we gotta welcome Rockie Fresh to the team. Shout out to Omarion. It's just exciting. Gunplay, murda!"
A recent video of Ross playing basketball raised questions about whether the Miami emcee's health has improved. Last year, Ross suffered two seizures, apparently due to lack of sleep. "Yeah, health-wise, I'm feeling a lot better. I'm gettin' a little sleep, you know what I'm saying? It's all love" He quipped.



HOT VIDEO: NICKI MINAJ- POUND THE ALARM



Nicki Minaj is taking her fans home to Trinidad in her new "Pound the Alarm" video. The VMA nominee does her best impression of Jay-Z in his "Big Pimpin' " days, gallivanting around town with feathered-up dancers, shimmying and shaking what their mamas gave them.






INTRODUCING KILT KRANIK & MINI YONG - AS GTS GANG - WITH NEW HIP-HOP SINGLE "GO HARD"

 

Coming off the back of releasing their critically acclaimed 21-track compilation album#VirusdaMixtape earlier in June, Ibadan-based record label Gberatinrin Studios takes things up a notch with this new and intriguing Hip-Hop collaborative effort from 16-year old future star KILT KRANIK and up and coming Nigerian femcee MINI YONG


NEW HOT VIDEO: E.M.E FT WIZKID, BANKY W AND SKALES-GET DOWN TONIGHT



The highly anticipated video for "Get Down Tonight"; another scorching single off the Empire Mates State of Mind Album. The song was produced by Sarz, the video was directed by Mr Moe Musa, and shot in London, England. The album is available worldwide on iTunes, Spinlet


SNOOP DOGG CHANGES NAME AND LOOK



Gangsta rapper Snoop Doggy Dogg has change his name to 'Snoop Lion' there-by changing his brand of muzik to rasta-type rap & also his appearance too...
In his words he says 'I am the reincarnation of the great Bob Marley"

The thing is that he's saying that he wants to do music for his children children (he wants 2 do stuffs that remain evergreen in generation to come) the album is still under-construction with the single 'No Guns Allowed' feat his own son.. wow!

Does it mean that rap ain't evergreen

DURELLA FEATURES ON DIBOI'S MALAYSIA SHOOT OF SKOIN SKOIN VIDEO

ON SET OF SKOIN SKOIN

The visuals for Diboi's Skoin Skoin featuring Durella directed by Dr Nell's lab dropped yesterday. The video was directed by dr nell filmworks and was shot in various location across Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Lagos, Nigeria.The visual is the first effort of the Afropop and DanceHall newest Kid, Diboi in which he featured the energetic Durella. Skoin Skoin is the first single off his debut album "Paparazzi'' For a first timer, this dude is definitely going to get nods from cats in the industry.




ON REPLAY: BAHBIJAY-JEKA SORO



Dee-Pitch records introduces a quadruple threat, 
BahbiJayBahbiJay is a rising Afropop / RnB sensation, songwriter, singer, studio engineer and music producer - real name Babajide Olalekan Alagbe is exactly what the music scene has been missing in 2012. 


His first single “Jeka Soro” - which is self produced  - is only the tip of the iceberg of what Bahbi is bringing to the Nigerian and consequently African music scene. 

ON REPLAY: O'CEAN-HALLELUYAH



Dino Records presents O’CEAN , A 20 Year old Singer/Rapper who has been on his grind in the music industry officially drops his long awaited single titled Halleluyah.This dude is not dropping the ball as he makes his way to the top. Dope Tune, Tight Lyrics.. Check it out.