Here is a quick roundup of all the stories that made news on the entertainment scene in Nigeria and beyond over the weekend and others that unraveled while you slept – and are still buzzing this morning.
Harrysong announces his own new record label, Alter Plate
He was signed to Five Star music label and had written a number of hit songs for label co-star, Kcee whose brother is CEO of the record label.
Harrysong became a household name when he dropped the hit track, Reggae Blue in 2015. Now, the Port Harcourt born singer has declared that he no longer belongs to the Five Star family and will be floating his own label, Alter Plate soon.
He cited underappreciation as one of the reasons for his decision, also adding that his contract with Five Star had long expired.
Kanye West goes on another stage rant rampage at his concert in California
Fans left another Kanye West concert disappointed on Saturday after the rapper took the whole show to express his grievances with Jay Z, Beyonce, Hillary Clinton, the black race, Barack Obama and was effusive in his praise of President-elect, Donald Trump.
In a previous concert on Friday, West declared that if he voted, he “would have voted for Trump”.
Husband to Kim Kardashian, West called on friend and rapper, Jay Z to give him a call and not send killers after his head because he knows Jay has them.
To Hillary, he said “It’s a new world, Hillary. It’s a new world. Feelings matter. Because guess what? Everybody in Middle America felt a way and they showed you how they felt”.
He described Donald Trump as “very futuristic”.
His fans are bitter that the rapper performed only three songs, tied his shoes for so long, dropped the mic and walked off the stage.
Somkele Idhalama shines at AFRIFF
It’s difficult to describe her as upcoming; though she’s new on our screens, Somkele Idhalama is breaking grounds.
The actress who played Dr. Ada Igonoh in the Ebola movie, 93 Days and who gave a blissful performance in one of 2016’s unforgettable movie, The Arbitration was named Lead Actress for the Special Jury Mention at the just concluded African Film Festival (AFRIFF).
See full list of winners here.
Kylie Jenner hides nothing as she celebrates boyfriend, Tyga
The 19 year old reality show star shared two photos as she celebrated her boyfriend, rapper Tyga on his 27th birthday.
In both photos, the couple hold each other in a tight embrace with both of them are topless while Tyga buries his face in between her bare breasts.
Kylie Jenner has recently been accused of trying so hard to be like her step-sister, Kim Kardashian.
Dremo drops new single with Davido
DMW artiste, Dremo who warmed his way into the hearts of Nigerian music lovers with his hit single, Fela has returned with another rap track.
He calls this one 12 bang and it features his label owner, Davido.
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