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How Nigerian Celebrities Are Sacrificing Their Souls To Devil – Maheeda
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How Nigerian Celebrities Are Sacrificing Their Souls To Devil – Maheeda

Singer, Maheeda, is called ‘Naija bad girl’ for a reason. Often posting near-nude and sensual pictures on social media, Maheeda does not hide the fact that she has had a rough past. Nurtured by the streets, she started her music career as a secular artiste, before changing to gospel music, and back to secular music. Maheeda, who shocked many of her fans when she recently revealed that she’s now born-again for the third time has made another revelation. She noted that she has put a stop to posting erotic videos and pictures on social media while counselling her colleagues to change their ways and dedicate their lives to God. She told Saturday Beat, “God still loves them and He is waiting for them with open hands. It is better late than never. In this evil world of spiritual powe...
Diamond Platnumz Used to Beat Me Up but I Enjoyed it – Actress Wema Sepetu
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Diamond Platnumz Used to Beat Me Up but I Enjoyed it – Actress Wema Sepetu

Tanzanian actress and beauty queen, Wema Sepetu has recounted her alleged experience while dating music star, Diamond Platnumz. The entertainers dated about a decade ago and went their separate ways in 2014. While Diamond’s music career had just taken off at that time, Wema on the other hand was the most sought after and bankable Tanzanian actress at the time. In an interview with Ijumaa Wikienda, the actress disclosed that one thing she misses about dating Diamond Platnumz was how he used to "beat her up". Wema added that she loved it because he gave her attention thereafter.   She said; “He would beat me up thoroughly. “Ironically, I loved it when he battered me, I just don’t know why that was the case. But, I remember he would pamper me after assaulting me, an...
“Na Lie I Lie, I no Kee Person” Blessing Okoro tells Critics
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“Na Lie I Lie, I no Kee Person” Blessing Okoro tells Critics

Blessing Okoro took to Instagram to address critics who won't stop judging her for the Onye Eze saga. The relationship blogger was called out by Mr 2Kay yesterday after she shared a post. 2Kay wrote: "No be this girl wey use the stone them throw her take build mansion?" Blessing had hit back, saying, "even my stone and lie blow pass your entire failed music career." A number of other people dragged Blessing, reminding her that she claimed Onye Eze's house as hers. Today, she released a reply for her critics by sharing a photo of her in a t-shirt with her finger pointed to the words on the t-shirt. The words say: "Na lie I lie I no kill person."
Jude Okoye Finally Reacts To Cynthia Morgan And May D’s Allegations (Video)
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Jude Okoye Finally Reacts To Cynthia Morgan And May D’s Allegations (Video)

Jude Okoye has responded to the allegations made against him by Cynthia Morgan and May D. In a live interview with Instagram influencer Tunde Ednut, Jude Okoye addressed some of the allegations made against him by the dancehall singer who accused him of shipwrecking her music career. Her Stage Name And Social Media Accounts Cynthia Morgan who now goes by the stage name Madrina alleged that she was not allowed to use her stage name and that she no longer had access to her social media accounts following her exit from Jude Okoye’s Northside Records. Speaking to Tunde on the issue, Okoye denied the claim. “I never took that name from her. I don’t have that power.” Okoye added the songstress still had access to her social media account two years after leaving the label. He...
Gofundme set up for dancehall Star Cynthia Morgan to revive her career
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Gofundme set up for dancehall Star Cynthia Morgan to revive her career

Fans vow to revive Cynthia organ career after she opens up on her travails since parting ways with her record label. The Raggae dancehall artiste revealed that her contract with her music label ended due to some legal issues and shortly after that she took ill, realized she was not recovering and had to relocate to Benin to cut medical costs. An illness that nearly claimed her life. She spent well over a year in recovery. By the time it was over she had finished all her savings from music on hospital bills. She fell into deep depression, refused to share her pain with anyone and decided to hide away in Benin city, broken and embarrassed. A Gofundme has been set up for her fans to contribute towards bringing her back on the scene. Click to watch
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Migos Rapper, Quavo Finally Graduates from High School

Migos rapper, Quavo has achieved an academic milestone. The 29-year-old American rapper, who reportedly dropped out of school months before his graduation to pursue his music career full time, announced on Friday that he's among the Class Of 2020 that have just graduated from Berkmar High School in the Atlanta suburb of Lilburn, Georgia. He was reportedly a record-setting quarterback at Berkmar High School.   Quavo, who also has plans to go to college, asked his fans on Instagram to recommend one for him. Sharing photos of himself posing in his graduation gown, he wrote: "Finally Can Say I Graduated High School Class Of 2020 We Lit . Now What College Should I Go To?"
Social Media Trolls Almost Made Me Quit Music — Waje
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Social Media Trolls Almost Made Me Quit Music — Waje

After the release of her album ‘Red Velvet‘ in 2018, Waje, seriously contemplated shelving her music career. It came as a total shock to music lovers and her fans. Her public outburst on how she did not have money to finance her music career came as a shocker to most people. In April 2019, Waje, went back on her plan to quit music. She set out to re-brand and reinvent herself. That came as a relief to her fans. Now, Waje has publicly explained what pushed her to make that decision. She revealed that ‘social media trolls’ almost buried her. In an interview with Chude, she explained how at a concert, she was not allowed to use a live band during her performance. That got her upset but she did the gig anyway. After her performance, she started trending on Twitter and all he...
Bad Company singer, Brian Howe Dead at 66
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Bad Company singer, Brian Howe Dead at 66

Brian Anthony Howe, the lead vocalist for Bad Company has passed on at the age of 66. The singer who launched his music career when he worked on Ted Nugent's 1984 "Penetrator" album, died on Wednesday May 6 at his home in Florida.   A relative told TMZ he died from cardiac arrest. Howe had heart issues and he also had a heart attack in 2017. The late singer left the Bad Company band in 1994, after writing the platinum-selling record "Holy Water in 1990" and gold-selling album Here Comes Trouble two years later. He told some publications at that time that he left because he was tired of his bandmates.   Howe said;   "Leaving Bad Company was not a difficult decision. It had got to the point where nobody was contributing anything to songwriti...
“I have wanted so many times to drop my music career,” Avril opens up
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“I have wanted so many times to drop my music career,” Avril opens up

Kenya music industry female heavyweight Judith Nyambura, popularly known as Avril, confessed she has thought of quitting the industry multiple times, especially after her dad’s demise. The songstress has lived a life in her music career, no doubt! but she also has a second life back home with family. Sharing her story with Adelle Onyango on her podcast, Legally Clueless, Ms Nyambura confessed: 'Music is a jealous lover, or the entertainment industry is jealous. I have wanted so many times to say you know what, I am ending this, and in so many ways, I feel I am in that space.' The thoughts to call it quits, had crossed her mind, not once, not twice, but numerous times. A part of it was influenced by her dad’s heart condition that snatched him away from them. 'My dad ques...
I Don’t Want My Clitoris Again – Queen Haizel
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I Don’t Want My Clitoris Again – Queen Haizel

Rising Ghanaian female musician, Queen Haizel has made a shocking statement about why she cannot concentrate on her music career. She revealed in an interview with Larry BozzIz on TV Africa’s ‘VideoRyde’ program monitored by mycelebrityandi that her high desire to have s*x every day divides her attention. The ‘Y3med3’ singer claimed she can reach orgasm about seventeen (17) to twenty (20) times in a day. She thinks the only solution for her is to cut off her clitoris. “Very soon, we will be leaving the country for two months…I am going to cut off my clitoris to be able to concentrate on my music career,” Queen Haizel shockingly stated. She added that her issue is very sensitive and cutting off her clitoris will help her to bounce back to the music scene. Watch ...
My respect for you have declined, Yung6ix tells MI Abaga
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My respect for you have declined, Yung6ix tells MI Abaga

Rapper Onome Onokohwomo, who is better known by his stage name Yung6ix has said that he has lost all the respect he had for Chocolate City boss, M.I Abaga for not supporting his music career. The Oh my gosh singer, made this known via his Twitter page on Thursday, January 23, while responding to a radio station that shared a song he featured MI Abaga. “D record M.I refused to support even though he was on it, chairman didn’t post or repost or agree to come for video. He didn’t also post my album, which he was a part of. Yes, it’s true idols turn rivals. Still like your old songs but I’ve lost every symptom of respect I have 4 U,” he tweeted. It will be recalled that Yung6ix has collaborated with M.I Abaga three times in his career. First was on M.I’s Illegal Music 2 project on the...
Kemi Olunloyo To Begin Her Music Career, Check Out Her Stage Name
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Kemi Olunloyo To Begin Her Music Career, Check Out Her Stage Name

Nigerian journalist, Kemi Olunloyo has made a public announcement to begin her music career. Her stage is Iya Naira, it was derived from her favorite artiste, Naira Marley. The controversial journalist is excited to join the music business, she took to her Instagram page and wrote; BREAKING Control the crowd, Control the crowd! #Marlians come forward, everybody else Bleep OFF!���️ I'm going into the music business and my artist name is #iyanaira®�� Pls congratulate me. Music is leading me to being a #ptsdsurvivor. My announcement video is on Facebook.com/KemiOlunloyo #KemiOlunloyo C: @nairamarley @tiwasavage
I can’t help everyone, I have 3 children to attend to – Ubi Franklin says after battling ‘entitled’ follower
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I can’t help everyone, I have 3 children to attend to – Ubi Franklin says after battling ‘entitled’ follower

Ubi Franklin served a notice on Instagram after a heated exchange with a follower from his hometown in Cross River state.   The music executive had shared a video with the caption 'Don't burn bridges, you may need that bridge'. A follower however told him that he needs the advice as he recounted getting snubbed after approaching the MMMG boss for help in his music career.       Ubi in his response to the claim made, said the singer was rude when they had a chat. He also stressed that he can't help everyone as he has three children to attend to, excluding his alleged 4th child with his 4th baby mama Sandra Iheuwa. The music executive further revealed that his requests sometimes gets turned down even though he is popular.   Read his rejoin...
“I Am Worth More Than N25 Million Currently” — BBNaija Efe Boasts
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“I Am Worth More Than N25 Million Currently” — BBNaija Efe Boasts

Big Brother Naija 2017 winner, Efemoney has wowed his fans after revealing he is currently worth more than the 25 million nairas that we won from BBNaija. In a leaked interview, he claimed he has not also used a single kobo from the prize to push his musical career. When asked why he’s talking like that, he further explained that he’s no longer a hustler like before but now a businessman and he equally revealed how it all happened.
I Prepared For Fame Before It Came – Sunny Nneji
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I Prepared For Fame Before It Came – Sunny Nneji

Veteran singer, Sunny Neji, has said even at the pinnacle of his career, he never allowed fame to get into his head. Speaking on what he had been up to recently, the Cross River State-born artiste said, “I am currently working on a concert called Timeless that would hold between October and November. We are trying to put up a concert that would challenge lots of artistes to match the quality. It is a way of challenging everybody to work harder. I am sure that the whole country is going to be very proud of it. I have heard a lot of people complain about the quality of songs and concerts out there but I don’t like to get involved in that argument because I believe music is subjective. So, I just pursue what I think should be. We tend to set what we consider the standard.” On how he...
I Can Still Make Gospel Music – Maheeda
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I Can Still Make Gospel Music – Maheeda

Maheeda, a popular nudist who off started off her music career as a secular artiste, before changing to gospel music, and back to secular music, has revealed that she can still make gospel music. According to Maheeda, though she has a reputation as a ‘bad girl’, she could still choose to sing gospel music. The mother of one who spoke to Sunday Scoop said; “It is a part of my life. I might just be in the mood to make gospel music one day. As artistes, we sing about everything and anything. And it’s always good to talk about God’s love, grace and mercies in one’s life. No one is perfect or worthy, and we are all in the world. If I feel like thanking God for everything, I will! If you like, call it ‘gospel’, or say I’m not worthy; that’s not my problem. I will always be sexy and show i...
28-year-old Brazilian Singer, Gabriel Diniz, Dies In Plane Crash
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28-year-old Brazilian Singer, Gabriel Diniz, Dies In Plane Crash

Popular Brazilian singer, Gabriel Diniz, reportedly died in a plane crash which occurred in Porto Do Mato, Estância, on the coast of Sergipe, Brazil. Gabriel Diniz who has a huge following in Brazil particularly in the wake of his 2018 hit, Jenifer, which has 237m views on YouTube, died in a plane crash while on his way to his girlfriend's birthday. The 28-year-old singer who built up his music career while also working as an electrical engineer, died on Monday 27 May, 2019 alongside two pilots. Diniz's final Instagram post was following a concert in Feira de Santana, Brazil. "Always a joy to return to Feira de Santana and be greeted with such joy and with so much positive energy " he captioned the snapshots. "Thank you for the kindness…until next time God willing."
I Don’t Listen To Other People’s Music –  Jesse Jagz
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I Don’t Listen To Other People’s Music – Jesse Jagz

Nigerian rapper, Jesse Jagz, has revealed in a new interview that he doesn’t listen to other people's music, except for the ones he self produced. The artiste made this revelation while speaking with Punhcng.com where he also responded to other questions bothering on his music career. Jagz said: “I don’t listen to other people’s music; I just like to do my thing. I create my own music and I motivate myself. I feel like everybody is doing fine in their own way but I just stay on my own lane. The only person I can put my money on is me.” The rapper also disagreed with the opinion of some that rap music is fast dying in Nigeria. He said, “It is not true that rap music is fading away in the country. Rather, there is a lack of good music. These days, people mostly listen t...
‘Maradona’ Changed My Life – Niniola Apata
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‘Maradona’ Changed My Life – Niniola Apata

Nigerian singer, Niniola Apata, says her hit song, ‘Maradona’, changed her life and represents a radical turning point in her music career. She made the disclosure in an interview on Off -The-Top reality show where the she narrated her emergence in the music industry. “Preparation meets opportunity,” Niniola said, when asked about her romance with the Afro-house genre. “To be honest. It just happened”, she added. “It’s the grace of God but as they say, when hard work and preparation meets opportunity, it just happens. After Project Fame, I just wanted to prove myself. I knew I could sing but I just wanted more. I loved to dance and wanted to incorporate these two things. “I didn’t know anybody in the industry. So, I went online in search for the best producer in Nigeria. This w...
Topless photo of Princess Vitarah hit the Internet
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Topless photo of Princess Vitarah hit the Internet

Topless photo of Princess Vitarah, the controversial American-Nigerian singer has been posted on social media by the singer herself and her fans have been drooling on it ever since. Princess Vitarah, known for her viral hit single, ‘Nigerian Pu**y’, has been considered by many as an attention-seeking singer who prefers to use trap-photos to attract people to her page. Brief Biography of the singer according to WikiPedia: Princess Vitarah, was born in the United States but her family moved back to Nigeria to the family’s village in Arochukwu—when she was little, then she lived in Houston for a while before relocating to Los Angeles in the summer of 2015 to pursue a musical career. Vitarah began her career as a rapper by releasing material through the internet in late 2015. S...
Profile History of Tuface idibia  (2 Baba)
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Profile History of Tuface idibia (2 Baba)

Innocent Ujah Idibia (born in Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria), known by his stage name2Baba, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, record producer and entrepreneur. Prior to July 2014, he went by the stage name2face Idibia. He is one of the most decorated and successful Afro pop artists in Africa, and is also one of the most bankable artists in Africa. 2Baba has received one MTV Europe Music Award, one World Music Award, five Headies Awards (Hip-hop award), four Channel O Music Video Awards and one BET award for his musical work, four MTV Africa Music Awards, one MOBO award, one KORA award, and numerous additional nominations. Early life Innocent Idibia was born in Jos, Nigeria . He is from the Idoma ethnic group in the southern part of Benue State, in central Nigeria. He attende...
Omotola Jalade Ekehinde To Revive Music Career Soon
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Omotola Jalade Ekehinde To Revive Music Career Soon

Nollywood actress and one time singer Omotola Jalade Ekehinde has said that her music career and ambition will be revived soon. The mother of four who ventured into music years ago when there was a ban on top Nollywood stars has said that she is already planning a big come back into the music industry. During her days as a singer, Omotola was able to release a full album titled Gba. Reacting to this news, fans of the actress have said that they prefer to see her as an actor and not as a musician. However, it seems there actress’s passion is greater than these opinions.
I Spent My First 4 Night In Lagos Under Ijora Bridge- Jude Okeye Reveals
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I Spent My First 4 Night In Lagos Under Ijora Bridge- Jude Okeye Reveals

Music executive, Jude Okoye, this morning motivated his followers on IG by sharing a story of how he came into Lagos in 1995 and spent four nights under the bridge in Ijora all in pursuit of a music career. Jude led his twin brothers, Peter and Paul of the now defunct PSquare, to fame and managed them for a long time before the duo fell apart last year. Jude posted the photo above on IG and wrote ''DID YOU KNOW....? My first 4 nights in Lagos in 1995 was spent under ijora bridge stranded cos of music hustle. Had to do conductor work route ijora - jibowu everyday to survive. #mondaymotivation''.
Blac Chyna Is Launching A Full Music Career
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Blac Chyna Is Launching A Full Music Career

On Tuesday, she took to Instagram to share a shot of herself sitting at the mixing decks in a music studio, as well as spending time in the recording booth. And it has now been reported that Blac Chyna is going full speed on launching a music career - and she is already said to have brought several notable names from the hip-hop world on board for her debut project. According to TMZ, the 29-year-old dancer has interestingly recruited Mally Mall, the popular producer credited with discovering her ex, Tyga and launching his career. Among those also reportedly in line to feature on the album are Tory Lanez, Jeremih, Yo Gotti and Rae Sremmurd's Swae Lee.
Italian Footballer Ditches The Game For a Music Career
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Italian Footballer Ditches The Game For a Music Career

Maverick 30-year-old Italian footballer, Dani Osvaldo has quit football for a career in music. This is despite the fact he was offered a huge deadline day contract of £2.1million a year by Italian side, Chievo Verona. His career will be best remembered for a series of controversial incidents. His last club was Boca Juniors, but Osvaldo was sacked by the club after manager Guillermo Barros caught him smoking in the changing rooms during a Copa Libertadores quarter-final. He made just six appearances at the club after signing on from FC Porto in 2015. In 2011, he punched Roma team-mate Erik Lamela in the face after he didn't pass to him during a defeat at Udinese. And in 2013, he called caretaker manager Aurelio Andreazzoli 'incompetent' after he was only brought off the bench for 15 minut...