List of the Day: Download the top new songs from last week!

by Ore Fakorede Today’s list is populated by the best new music from the last seven days – official singles from upcoming albums, studio leaks, previously unreleased audio material and…

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Free album from LAGOS – RAPture: The EP

by Taiwo Damilola Sina Akinsola aka LAGOS (Learnin' And Grindin' On Streets) is a critically acclaimed rapper, street lyricist and songwriter who just dropped his second mixtape since he started…

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From the Magazine! A Royal Success (a movie review)

by Isabella E.C. Akinseye Not very often do you get the popular choice winning the Oscars. In 2010, Avatar missed out to the underdog and relatively unknown Hurt Locker. The…

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Inspired! Now that rapture has been postponed…

by 'SeunSALAMI Inspired! is YNaija's brand new Monday morning series. Here, our columnist shares real-life experiences and advice to kick start your week! "BREAKING NEWS... Rapture has been postponed in…

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Support Naija! Vote Tuface & D’Banj for BET Awards 2011

by Taiwo Damilola It’s the time of the year again when nominations roll out for the BET awards - the time for those nominated to gloat and those not nominated…

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Your Turn: The Nigerian dream, as told by her music (Vol. 1)

by Debowale Adekunbi PART I One may think about what it really means to live a dream literally. Does a ‘Nigerian Dream’ exist at all? Yes, it does, and we…

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Fall in love with Ibiyemi’s ‘It Would Be’ ft Dipo

by Taiwo Damilola It's been a long while since we've heard a duet in perfect harmonious symphony. Soulful singer Ibiyemi and her afro-soul counterpart deliver a song fit to stir…

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Something New! IBK’s I Gotcha

by Taiwo Damilola Just before his July-scheduled album drops, Warri born IBK, hits us with yet another one of his insane lyrical bursts. This time, it's on the Lupe Fiasco…

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For Poets: who DIED last NIGHT?

by WriterSpeaksPoetry Creation waits, He said Creature yearns, we read Who we are, who we’ll be, who we were - which is it? Which seeks change? Which can be changed?…

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Twitter Personality: Tayo Alayo

by Ifreke Inyang [@ifreke] They are very few individuals who have trended on twitter, and Tayo Alayo is a member of this group. Nonetheless, she doesn’t carry a chip on…

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Hot New Music! Morachi ft Lynxxx – Bend Down Touch Your Toes

by Taiwo Damilola A few weeks ago, Morachi promised his fans something new, and for the past few months the young artiste has been hard at work in the studio.…

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#ProtectTheCorpers: An unusual tale of election violence

by K. Giwa I’ve been meaning to put this down for a while, but I thought that my case might be termed ‘lucky’ since  some people died and some have been…

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The Future Awards 2010 wins The Nigerian Event of the Year 2011

by Sola Fasasi The first ever Nigerian Event Awards (TNEA) organized by Go2gurl Ltd, held on Sunday 8 May, 2011 at The Grandeur, Oregun, Lagos. The event was a unique…

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Obi Asika, Detoun Ogwo & Steve Babaeko Hold Fort at The Future-Entrepreneurs Development Programme. Registration is on Now!

by Sola Fasasi The Future-Entrepreneurs Development Programme is the pioneer program under The Future Project’s Enterprise Support Scheme. It teaches topics on Sourcing Capital, New Opportunities, Understanding Your Environment, Your…

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Toni Kan, Jeremy Weate and Muhtar Bakare Teach at The Future-Writers Workshop. Register Now!

by Sola Fasasi The Future Project presents an incredible opportunity to learn from the very best with the resumption of it’s The Future-Writers Workshop. The workshop unarguably has the widest…

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Beyonce premieres intense new video, upcoming album inspired by Fela Kuti

by Ore Fakorede ‘Run The Word (Girls)’, the lead single from R&B queen Beyoncé’s upcoming album may be underperforming on mainstream charts, but that has not curbed the fourteen-time Grammy…

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Lashes, brows & beauty! Lola Maja launches beauty line

by Yemi Olowu Say good bye to DIY (Do It Yourself), it's time to leave your brows and lashes to the pros. Blush Beauty Salon is now home to the…

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Twitter Personality Campaign: Tufab

by Ifreke Inyang As the race for the title of April’s Twitter Personality gets more interesting, YNaija pumps up the fun and games. We start off a new series this…

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Twitter Personality: Wale Gafar

by Ifreke Inyang It’s almost impossible not to have come across Wale Gafar on your timeline! The Urban and Regional Planning undergraduate of the University of Lagos is one of…

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United Wayne Supreme: A tribute to the record breakers

by Ifreke Inyang Liverpool’s record has been broken. Manchester United won the 2010-11 Premier League last Saturday after securing the draw they needed against Blackburn Rovers to win their 19th…

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Why the rapture will not happen on Saturday

by Ifreke Inyang I cringed the first time I saw a tweet that announced the rapture. I’m not quite sure now if it was a pointer, a Google link or…

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Ego’s ‘I Believe’: A Video Review

by Ore Fakorede R&B artiste Ego Ogbaro gained popularity as a prominent member of masked Afro-jazz artiste Lagaja’s band. Referred to as ‘The Lagbaja Girl’,  Ego was the lead female…

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List of the Day: 10 wild & wacky things to do before the world ends

by Ore Fakorede You must have heard the news, the world as we know it is ending on Saturday the 21st. It’s really sad, I know. Some of us are…

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List of the Day – 2 musical covers, 1 remix and a huge movie!

by Ore Fakorede Today’s list features downloadable music and all you need to know about the upcoming mutant action movie, X-Men: First Class. Download: For awhile, it seemed that former…

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Something New: Lace debuts with ‘Se Bi Wo’ video

by Taiwo Damilola Foxtrot Records has finally released the video for Lace's debut track "Se Bi Wo". The single was produced by LayLow and the video directed by Patrick Elis.…

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#Winning! Genevieve & Inale bag Monaco Charity Film Festival Awards

by Wilfred Okiche Nigeria’s premier movie star and The Future Awards Young Person of the Year nominee Genevieve Nnaji added another feather to her cap on the night of Thursday…

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Not for the Chicken-Hearted – FB Initiatives hosts Youth-Marketer Converge 1.1

by Sola Fasasi YMC (1.1) is a youth-market focused initiative of FB Initiatives & Innovations Ltd, organisers of the recently-concluded 1st Youth- Marketer Converge Annual Conference. The quarterly breakfast meeting…

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For Poets: In The Name of God

by Bunmi Ajilore The Lord loves a cheerful giver Even if it comes from the house of Mammon His appointed thrives while His people emaciate Yet everyday they bring all…

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Protect The Corpers wants volunteers!

by Sola Fasasi You've heard of the post-election violence that erupted in many parts of the North that caused the murder of a lot of our youths who were involved…

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YNaija Exclusive! Omawumi’s back with new single, ‘I Go Go’

by Taiwo Damilola Ever since Omawumi Megbele chucked a career in law for music years ago, the singer has moved from one level of success to another. Emerging as 1st…

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