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Sunday, May 31, 2020

Dr. Dre & Jimmy Ordered to Pay Over $25 Million … to Ex-Biz Partner

Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine gotta write a FAT check to their former business partner after a jury sided with him ... ruling the Beats co-founders owe unpaid royalties. According to court docs, obtained by TMZ, an L.A. jury awarded Steven Lamar a whopping $25,247,350 Wednesday ... after...

Nigeria’s Afro-fusion singer Burna Boy Signs Publishing Deal With Universal Music

Nigerian based Afro-fusion singer Burna Boy, whose Life on the Outside tour in the USA is still on-going, has signed a publishing deal with Universal Music USA. This deal comes at a time when OluwaBurna’s album Outside has been getting great reviews. Burna Boy’s Ye off his album...

Nigeria’s P-Square Music Group Consider Reunion

By Jayne Augoye Peter Okoye, the one half of the disbanded group, Psquare, has stated the condition under which he might reunite with his brother, Paul, on stage. Speaking on the the possibility of a P-Square reunion in an interview with Hot 93.3Fm, Ghana, Peter, who...

Nigerian singer releases song in defence of fake jerseys

Lagos (AFP) - A singer in Nigeria released a defiant song this week celebrating the country's fake World Cup jerseys and defending the right to wear them. The neon green and white zig-zag jerseys worn by the Super Eagles have been the fashion hit of...

Take a Look at Him Now: The Many Lives of Phil Collins

  After an extended hiatus that found him becoming more beloved, the crown prince of middle-of-the-road Top 40 has embarked on a farewell tour. Should he be celebrated as a pop icon or vilified as a grouchy opportunist? Phil Collins used to be Mr. Nice Guy. He...

Jay Z’s Tidal accused of falsifying Beyonce and Kanye West Streaming Numbers

Tidal has been accused of intentionally falsifying streaming numbers for Beyonce’s “Lemonade” and Kanye West’s “Life of Pablo” albums and consequently paying inflated royalties to the artists’ labels, in a report by Norwegian newspaper Dagens Næringsliv (via Music Business Worldwide). The paper has accused...

Davido, Wizkid, Small Doctor, others win 2018 Headies awards

Popular entertainers Davido and Small Doctor are among the numerous artistes that won the 2018 Headies awards early on Sunday. While millionaire Davido won the award as Best Pop single and artist of the year, Small Doctor won the 2018 best street hop artiste. Others are...

Wizkid makes debut at Coachella Festival in California

Nigerian music sensation Ayo Balogun, aka Wizkid, will make his debut at popular Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival popular known as Coachella in Indio, California. Coachella is one of the largest, most famous, and most profitable music festivals in the United States and all...

Dbanj drops new video ‘Shoulda’

With his first single of 2018, Issa Banger, still enjoying generous airplay on radio and television, the Kokomaster, Dbanj, has dropped the video to his single, Shoulda. The song is off the album, King Don Come. Directed by Unlimited LA, the song/video is reminiscent of Dbanj’s...

Jaywon Features Olamide In ”Ayinde Wasiu”

Singer and songwriter Jaywon is out with the official Video to ‘Ayinde Wasiu’ where he featured Olamide. The song was directed by Lucas Ried. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KNZcdOarjDI&w=340&h=392]