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Snoop Dogg Is Unhappy That Tupac Was Left Out Of Billboard Magazine’s “10 Greatest Rappers Of All Time”

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Billboard Magazine released their list of The 10 Greatest Rapper of All Time yesterday and left out two key names that hip hop heads feel should have been on it –Tupac Shakur & Kanye West.

Someone else who was very upset with the list was – Snoop Dogg.

Snoop was so disappointed that his former Death Row label mate was left off the widely publicized list, he wrote on Twitter that whoever compiled the list needs a kick in the ass.


Ruby Gyang Drops Her Own Cover of Adele’s “Hello”. Did She Do It Better Than Omawumi & Praiz?


The Adele “Hello” covers are still coming!

We’ve heard Omawumi & Praiz‘s versions and even “rapper” Vic O has threatened to drop his own version.

But while we hope and pray this never happens listen to Ruby Gyang’s version of the record-breaking single.

The Chocolate City vocal powerhouse is gunning for the best Adele cover with this. Does she nail it?

You be the judge and listen after the jump


Praiz Releases Cover of Adele’s “Hello”, As Vic O Threatens To Drop His Own Cover As Well…



Barely a few days after Omawumi released her reggae infused cover of Adele‘s mega hit song – Hello. Another Nigerian singer Praiz has just dropped his own version of the number one song, he also dropped a crisp black & white video to accompany the single.

It’s a good cover. Personally I don’t think it’s as good as the original or even Omawumi’s version.

Bump up your speakers and check on it after the jump


Phyno Brings Activities To A Halt At Lagos Island Market As He Shoots Music Video. 



Nigerian rapper, Phyno was in Lagos Island market to shoot a scene for his music video yesterday.

Being a rapper whose music resonates with almost everyone, he was immediately surrounded by a crowd as activities in the market came to a halt as everyone including policemen in the area struggled to catch a glimpse of the rapper.

See the images after the jump


Don Jazzy, Gbemi Olateru Olagbegi, Di’Ja & More As Mavins Announce First Year End Concert


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Earlier today Nigerian record label Mavin Records announced that on December 23 this year they will hold a marathon year-end concert holding in Lagos, the country’s commercial capital.

 Planned in partnership with Access Bank, the one day concert will feature Mavin acts Don Jazzy, Tiwa Savage, Dr. SID, D’Prince, Korede Bello, D’iJa and Reekado Banks.

According to Mavin Records boss Don Jazzy the event is ‘a loyalty reward’ for the millions of Mavins fans across the world for their support and passion.

 This is our way of saying thank you to our many fans around the world for supporting us from our launch three years ago to where we are now. We have achieved so many records and the only reason we have done all this in such a short space of time is because of our amazing fan base. The tickets are super affordable and can be purchased on PayWithCapture.

 See more photos after the jump


Omawumi Covers Adele’s Hello, Gives It A Reggae Feel [Listen]



It’s the song of the year. Adele’s Hello and it already has over 300 million views and is topping worldwide music charts just 2 weeks after it’s release.

And now our own vocal powerhouse, Omawumi has covered the hit track, giving it a reggae feel.

READ RELATED: Adele & Her Winged Eyeliner Just Shutdown The Internet With New Single & Video “Hello” [Watch]

We love it!

Listen to it after the jump

MC Galaxy Is All Set To Make Sekem Remix With Swizz Beats



Nigerian musicians are growing by leaps and bounds as we see more of them collaborating with top international music stars.

Recently we had Wizkid who did a remix of his song, Ojuelegba with Drake and Skepta.

Now we have MC Galaxy, who is gearing up to release a remix of his song Sekem with Swizz Beats. We cannot wait to hear the magic that would be produced between the two. 

Image Credit: Instagram/mtvbaseafrica

Heads Are Rolling Over MTN $5.2 Billion NCC Fine, CEO – Sifiso Dabengwa, Resigns



Telecommunications giant CEO, Sifiso Dabengwa has resigned following the $5.2 Billion fine levied against the African communication giant by  the Nigerian Communications Commission for failing to deactivate unregistered sim cards on its network.

READ RELATED: #CommonSenseIsNotCommon Ben Murray-Bruce Called Out By Kayode Ogundamisi Over MTN $5.2 Bn Fine!

The company was also suspended from the South African Stock Exchange temporarily following the fall in it’s share price.

About the whole $5.2bn fine brouhaha MTN had this to say,

The engagement with the Nigerian authorities on the Nigerian Communications Commission fine is continuing and shareholders will be advised as soon as there are any material developments on this matter.

Beyonce & Rihanna In Falz’s New Video “Celebrity Girlfriend”? As He Gears Up For Release of New Album “Stories That Touch”



Rapper & viral sensation sensation Falz is set to release his sophomore album titled “Stories That Touch” on the 16th of November.

The artiste who has in the last year shown fans his comedic skills in popular vital videos, has also just dropped a video to his newest single, called “Celebrity Girlfriend” which features Reekado Banks.

In the super creative video we see Falz with Rihanna, Beyonce, Seyi Shay, Yemi Alade & Cynthia Morgan lookalikes.

Watch the video of Celebrity Girlfriend after the jump  (more…)

Here’s What You Can Expect From Seyi Shay’s Debut Album – Seyi or Shay


Just a few weeks after Wande Coal dropped his highly anticipated second album lady week, singer Seyi Shay is gearing up for the release of her debut album which she has named “Seyi or Shay”.

She has also revealed the official album art, a black and white cover showing two sides of the artiste.

What can we expect from the debut album of the former Matthew Knowles protege?

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