Tag: Angelique Kidjo

Op-Ed EditorMay 26, 2021

The 2021 Africa Day Concert was about our music, heritage, triumphs….and malaria

What’s better than a music concert featuring an explosive line-up of African stars from across the continent? A music concert ...

Kola MuhammedOctober 7, 2020

Album Review: Niniola delivers on ‘Colours and Sounds’ but it may be time to evolve

From MTN Project Fame, to showing ‘Maradona’ stuff on ‘This is Me’ album and getting a Grammy nomination for her ...

Bernard DayoJanuary 27, 2020

Angelique Kidjo dedicates Grammy win to Burna Boy, Bolt introduces tricycle to Uyo – Here are 5 Things that Should Matter Today

Legendary singer, Angelique Kidjo on Sunday night beat Burna Boy and a host of others to win the Best World ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJuly 26, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 26th of July

Follow the links to read our latest stories:   The Big 5: Give us El-Zakzaky for treatment – Iran tells ...

Op-ed EditorMay 27, 2019

With Omawumi, longevity isn’t an aspiration – it’s a personality trait

Where is Omawumi? Why is Nigeria’s most loved music diva absent from the scene? The last time we heard from ...

Oluwatosin AdeshokanJuly 25, 2017

Album Review: Omawumi’s Timeless album is a purposeful curation of nostalgia and versatility

Carving a name for herself as one of the most durable figures on the Nigerian music scene, Omawumi despite long ...

ToluNovember 2, 2016

How come Olamide has never won any international awards?

Nigerian rap sensation, Olamide recently granted an interview and when the question about awards arose, here’s what he said: “If ...

Oreoluwa PetersAugust 9, 2016

So are we all going to sit here and pretend Kunle Afolayan’s ‘The CEO’ isn’t a terrible, godawful movie?

by Tolu Omoyeni When the Nigerian media went agog over the in-flight premiere of Kunle Afolayan‘s new movie, The CEO, some ...

Oreoluwa PetersJune 21, 2016

Grammy Museum to honour 2face, Sir Victor Uwaifo, Laolu Senbanjo, others

Some selected memorabilia from different African artistes will be put on display at the Grammy Museum. The works will include ...

Oreoluwa PetersMay 7, 2016

Entertainment Roundup: Vector speaks on TV spat with Ikechukwu | Blac Chyna having a Kardashian baby | More Stories

Here is your entertainment roundup for today Vector has ‘no beef’ with Ikechukwu 2 weeks ago, Vector, in an interview on ...

Oreoluwa PetersMay 4, 2016

Omawumi to release ‘two more singles’

Omawumi is gearing up for the release of her live album whose title still remains unknown. The album’s first single ...

Oreoluwa PetersFebruary 16, 2016

35 pre-show winners at the 58th Grammy Awards [Full List]

As is the tradition of the annual Grammy Awards, some categories’ winners are awarded with their plaques before the show ...

Oreoluwa PetersJanuary 18, 2016

Omawumi features Angelique Kidjo in new song ‘Play Na Play’ (WATCH)

Riding on the success of her cover of Adele’s Hello, Omawumi has released her first official single and music video off ...

October 15, 2013

Waje, Omawumi, others stun as Angelique Kidjo rocked the stage at the Smooth FM Luxury Concert (PHOTOS)

  What: Smooth FM Luxury Concert. Where: Eko Hotel & Suites, Lagos. When: October 12, 2012. Photos by Hycinth Iyereosa  

December 8, 2012

Alicia Keys stuns in burgundy at her annual ball, with Oprah and Angelique Kidjo (PHOTOS)

by Rachel Ogbu Alicia Keys made sure as the hostess of her charity ball she looked the most stunning in ...

September 19, 2012

Review: What exactly makes Omawumi different?

by Demola Rewaju The only challenge I have now though is a worthy name to describe the true first lady ...

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