Category: The Music Blog

YNaijaMarch 22, 2023

Davido’s album announcement prompts Wande Coal to push back album release date

Wande Coal, an award-winning Nigerian music sensation, has decided to push back the release of his new album ‘Legend or ...

YNaijaMarch 21, 2023

Davido makes comeback to social media, reveals 4th album titled ‘Timeless’

Hey, guess who’s back? It’s the Afrobeats sensation, Davido! After months of being off the radar, the singer announced his ...

YNaijaMarch 16, 2023

Burna Boy to perform at 2023 Champions League final

Award-winning Afro-fusion musician Burna Boy will take the stage at the 2023 UEFA Champions League (UCL) final. The Atatürk Olympic ...

YNaijaMarch 10, 2023

Rema’s “Calm Down” Makes History as First African Song to Reach 400 Million YouTube Views

Rema, the talented Nigerian singer, has taken the music world by storm, as his hit song, “Calm Down,” has reached ...

YNaijaMarch 10, 2023

Burna Boy makes history with RIAA platinum plaque for hit song ‘Last Last’

Nigerian music sensation Burna Boy has added another remarkable achievement to his illustrious career as his latest hit single, ‘Last ...

YNaijaMarch 4, 2023

Rema’s ‘Calm Down’ goes platinum in the UK

‘Calm Down,’ by Divine Ikubor (a.k.a. Rema), a Nigerian musician has been certified platinum in the United Kingdom. If an ...

YNaijaMarch 3, 2023

Libianca, Ayra Starr, and Omah Lay Collaborate on Remix of “People”

Cameroonian-American singer Libianca Fonji has teamed up with Nigerian Afrobeats stars Ayra Starr and Omah Lay to release a remix ...

YNaijaMarch 3, 2023

Rema and I are not dating, he is my brother in Christ – Ayra Starr

Ayra Starr has said categorically that she and Rema are not romantically involved and are only friends. Several fans have ...

YNaijaFebruary 22, 2023

Falz and Tekno collaborate on empowering song ‘O wa’ ahead of 2023 Elections

Nigerian superstar rapper, Falz, and multi-talented hitmaker, Tekno, have joined forces to create a socially conscious song aimed at inspiring ...

YNaijaFebruary 20, 2023

Burna Boy, Tems, and Rema perform at 2023 NBA All-Star Game

At the 2023 NBA All-Star Game, incredible performances by Burna Boy, Rema, and Tems capped a night of celebration for ...

YNaijaFebruary 17, 2023

Rema releases two new singles ‘Reason You’ and ‘Holiday’

Rema, the Nigerian artist, has put out two new songs titled, ‘Holiday’ and ‘Reason You’. The singles were released early ...

YNaijaFebruary 15, 2023

Burna Boy, Tems & Rema to Headline 2023 NBA All-Star Game Halftime Show

Tems, Burna Boy, and Rema have been recruited to headline the 2023 edition of the NBA All-Star Weekend. At this year’s ...

YNaijaFebruary 13, 2023

Rihanna is back and expecting baby number 2!

After a four-year hiatus from live performances and a seven-year gap since her previous album, Rihanna returned to the spotlight ...

YNaijaFebruary 10, 2023

Ayra Starr releases new hit track ‘Sability’

Ayra Starr, the reigning queen of music at Mavin Records, has just released a fresh new tune called ‘Sability.’ Following ...

YNaijaFebruary 7, 2023

My next plan is to win a Grammy for ‘Best Artiste in Africa’ – Portable

In a chat with comedian and content creator Timi Agbaje, Portable said that he hopes to win a Grammy someday. ...

YNaijaFebruary 6, 2023

Grammy Awards 2023: Tems bags her first Grammy, Beyonce makes history, Viola Davis becomes an EGOT

The 2023 Grammys are over! All 91 awards were presented on Sunday, February 5 in downtown Los Angeles, beginning with ...

YNaijaFebruary 1, 2023

Beyoncé announces ‘Renaissance’ world tour

Grammy-winning American artist Beyoncé has finally confirmed the dates for her long-awaited “Renaissance” world tour. The Renaissance, Beyonce’s seventh studio ...

YNaijaFebruary 1, 2023

Stop copying Asake’s style – Portable tells Seyi Vibez

Afrobeats wunderkind Seyi Vibez has been called out by Nigerian street music superstar Portable for allegedly ripping off the sound ...

YNaijaJanuary 28, 2023

Many people made fun of me when I transitioned from Highlife to Afropop – Adekunle Gold

Adekunle Gold, the artist, has disclosed that he was ridiculed by critics when he transitioned from Highlife to Afropop. The musician ...

YNaijaJanuary 24, 2023

Full list: Tems makes history with Oscars nomination

Nigerian singer, Temilade Openiyi, has again made the country proud with her historic nomination in the 2023 Oscars for her ...

YNaijaJanuary 20, 2023

Burna Boy, Wizkid, Asake nominated for 2023 Soundcity MVP Awards – See Full List

Nominees for the Tingo Mobile-Soundcity MVP Awards 2023 have been announced by Soundcity radio and television. Several prominent figures from ...

YNaijaJanuary 19, 2023

Ask Nigerians for help, our music is a disgrace – Shatta Wale to Ghanaians

Shatta Wale, a Ghanaian musician, has once more criticized his country’s music business while pleading for Nigerian assistance. The controversial ...

YNaijaJanuary 18, 2023

Wizkid announces tour with Davido

Wizkid and Davido are finally teaming up for a tour after years of fans feuding about who is the better artist. ...

Joshua OnonoseJanuary 17, 2023

O2 Brixton’s license suspended for 3 months following deaths at Asake’s concert

The London club O2 Brixton has had its license taken away for three months because of the crowd rampage that occurred during ...

YNaijaJanuary 13, 2023

Tems nominated for three NAACP awards – See Full List

The Nigerian musician Tems has been nominated for three NAACP Image Awards at this year’s 54th ceremony. Tems was nominated twice for ...

YNaijaJanuary 11, 2023

Burna Boy to perform at Coachella 2023

The April 2023 Coachella festival will feature performances from a variety of performers, including Nigerian superstar Burna Boy. Burna Boy ...

YNaijaJanuary 10, 2023

Rema makes history as first African act to reach No.1 on Billboard Global 200 Exl. US Singles Chart

With a leap from No. 8 to No. 1, “Calm Down” by Rema and Selena Gomez became each act’s first ...

YNaijaJanuary 6, 2023

Kizz Daniel releases visuals for new single ‘Rich Till I Die’

Afro-classic vocalist Kizz Daniel is back with a new release to spin and excite music fans. This year, he has ...

YNaijaJanuary 2, 2023

If you like no love me, na God go punish you – Burna Boy addresses fans after showing up late to concert

Popular Nigerian artist Burna Boy is in the headlines because of his concert on January 1, 2023, in Lagos.  The ...

YNaijaDecember 30, 2022

Rema’s ‘Calm Down’ ranks no.1 on the Most Viewed Music Video of 2022 List

Rema, an Afrobeats superstar, has topped YouTube’s 2022 Most Viewed Nigerian Music Videos with his smash tune, “Calm Down.” Dataleum, ...

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