Wande Coal

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 […]

Wizkid-King

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 […]

olamide-kana video

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 […]

Falz Child of the World

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 […]

Falz - This is Nigeria

Music Rant: As Dem Ban Uncle Falz’s ‘This is Nigeria’

Hi Ranter Nation! See nobody should read this post o. Don’t even bother to comment sef. Because I’m angry gidi gan. Una don hear say dem ban Booda Folarin’s ‘This is Nigeria’? Haa, you know hear am. Dem don ban the song o. Dem National Broadcasting Commission talk say the song no fit for airplay […]

9ice Promise and Fail

Music Review: Promise and Fail – After Living Things, 9ice Shoots at the Polity Again

At a time when the state of Nigerian music is deteriorating and suffering from a gradual loss of value and message, Alexander Abolore Akande 9ice remains a force to reckon with in dishing music of substance. Perhaps after being widely criticized for the message of his song Living Things, the Gongo Aso crooner felt the […]

Duncan Mighty

Lyrics Translation: Understanding the Language of Duncan Mighty and Wizkid’s Fake Love

As pitiful as it sounds but it is the truth. It is the truth that so many music lovers actually vibe to the songs that the artistes keep churning out. They do this without understanding the meaning behind the key elements of the song. Obviously, the Nigerian music industry is an encapsulating one. It is […]