Missed out on all the hottest entertainment stories over the weekend? Not to worry! Catch up on all of them and others that unraveled while you slept through Sunday night on today’s Entertainment Roundup.
Efe emerges as winner of the 2017 Big Brother Naija reality show
Efe Michael Ejeba is the winner of this year’s Big Brother Naija reality TV show.
With 57.61 percent of the total votes cast for the top five finalists, Efe emerged the winner of the 2017 edition of the Big Brother franchise.
Bisola Aiyeola took second place and also won the ONE Campaign task prize making her an ambassador of the NGO.
In third place was Tokunbo TBoss Idowu who also walked away with a N500,000 cash prize as the overall winner of the Friday night PayPorte Arena games.
The housemates were camped in the South Africa location for 78 days and were evicted week after week. Soma and Miyonse were the first to exit the house two weeks into the show.
Tiwa Savage releases new music
Mavin first lady, Tiwa Savage is out with her first single for 2017 and it’s titled “All over“.
After enjoying massive international recognition in the first quarter of the year, it looks like Tiwa Savage is finally settled to make more music.
All over was produced by Mavin in-house producer, Baby Fresh.
Kanye West reveals his first jewelry line
Rapper, Kanye West is working in collaboration with Jacob the Jeweler’s Jacob Arabo to create a jewelry line which according to him “represents timeless love“.
Kanye has created 12 pieces that are inspired by 14th-century Florentine art and are made to elicit a feeling of classic romance.
E! News spoke to a representative of Jacob the Jeweler who said Kanye’s wife, Kim Kardashian owns a duplicate of every piece in the collection.
Kim was seen wearing a four-layered piece from the line at the Paris Fashion Week last October.
Adele’s 21 album is the longest-charting album by a woman on the Billboard 200
Record-breaking Adele has added another win with her 2011 album, 21.
The album has now surpassed Carole King’s Tapestry for an album by a woman that has stayed the most weeks on the Billboard 200 chart hitting 319 weeks.
According to Billboard, “21 (which is No. 103 on the latest chart) has been on the tally every week since its No. 1 debut on March 12, 2011. The album spent 24 nonconsecutive weeks at the top.”
Janet Jackson splits from billionaire husband three months after welcoming their first child
Janet Jackson is done with her husband of five years, Qatari businessman Wissam Al Mana.
The couple who welcomed their first child, Eissa Al Mana on January 3, 2017 have split on amicable terms and their child will be in the custody of his mum, Jackson who has chosen to live in London.
According to Page Six, it was Al Mana’s lack of concern over elder abuse claims brought against their relative, Trent Lamar Jackson by Janet’s mum, Katherine Jackson that led Janet to part from him.
Al Mana reportedly showed no concern about Katherine Jackson.
Wizkid’s Come Closer video hits 2 million YouTube views in 2 days
For those who weren’t quite sure, Wizkid has proven to be the true African superstar.
His latest video for the single Come Closer featuring Drake has hit 1 million views in his first day of release and 2 million views in the following day.
2017 may just be another Wizkid-dominated year as the single is enjoying massive airplay and will soon be climbing to the top spot on every chart.
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