Opinion: Afrobeats and the Reflections of the Nigerian state

Music is magic and Afrobeats as a genre of music exudes a lot of that magic. Ordinarily, music affects the human psyche. It can be used as an element of social restructuring and psyche reconfiguration. In some cultures, music is actually used to ease pain. Even scientific research has confirmed it that the human system […]

Music Review: Heal D World – After Whining So Different, Patoranking Serves a Different Wine

Patoranking obviously isn’t a music act to shove aside in Nigeria. The reggae-dancehall singer became a protégé of Dem Mama Records after collaborating with Timaya on ‘Alubarika’. His record deal with Foston Musik and his single ‘Girlie O’ would shoot him to limelight afterwards. The Ijegun-Egba born artiste who originally hails from Ebonyi state has […]

BTV Text Pop: Duncan Mighty: Which of Duncan’s Collabo Did You Enjoy the Most?

Duncan Mighty remains the rave making regurgitating breaker into the industry. As it is, every artiste wants to have the Mighty magic on their songs. And this means a lot to the Port-Harcourt first son. After gaining his comeback into the industry in May with his feature on Wizkid’s ‘Fake Love’, he has featured in […]

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Music Review: Wande Coal’s So Mi So – Can we ever understand this Song?

Wande Coal ’s ‘So Mi So’ has been one of the regular songs on the playlist of radio stations and the video on repeat on every TV channel. The song was produced by British born Ghanaian producer and DJ, Julian Nicco-Annan also known as Juls. It premiered on BBC 1Xtra radio while the video which […]

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Opinion: How Wizkid Became the Uncrowned Don of Sketchy Slangs

Billboard Music Award for Top Streaming Song, MTV Africa Music Award for Artiste of the Year, BET Award for Best International Act, MTV Europe Music Award for Best International Act, NEA Awards, City People Award for Entertainer of the Year and many more, just name it, Wizkid has earned himself all these awards. However, what […]

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Music Review: Kana Video – Olamide’s Lyrically Disjointed and Visually Misinterpreted Song (2)

Music video grew to play a paramount role in music marketing and artiste image making. This has been since the launch of U.S Video Channel MTV in 1981. The outlet for video material began the era of 24-hour-a-day music on television. And with that comes the increasing demand to produce professional music videos. Of course […]

Kana

Music Review: Kana – Olamide’s Lyrically Disjointed and Visually Interpreted Song (1)

When Olamide posted a picture of Wizkid earlier in the year on his Instagram page with the caption, ‘Starboy came around to bless some beats for me’, many pre-empted that 2018 will be a year of collaborative hits from the super star duo. Kana is the first of such hits in 2018. It is the […]

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Music Review: Child of the World Video – Falz Reiterates War against 3 Vices in One Voice

After the death of the great music legend, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, many pre-empt the death of message driven music. Their pre-emption seems wrong several years after Fela’s death. Until, in recent time, when they were proved right after-all with the gradual degeneration of value in Nigerian music. However, it seems some prodigiously talented artistes are […]