Tag: Asa

YNaijaApril 18, 2023

The Music Blog: 5 Nigerian Songs Inspired by Heartbreak

Getting your heart broken is often a difficult and challenging thing to go through and Nigerian music artists are not ...

YNaijaOctober 4, 2022

Legendary singer, Asa sues Joeboy for N300 million over copyright infringement

Nigerian musician Bukola Elemide, popularly known as Asa, has issued a copyright infringement warning to Joseph Akinwale Akinfenwa, also known ...

Chinedu OkaforMay 21, 2021

#YNaijaMusic50: Don Jazzy, Davido, Ozedikus, Sunday Are, Simi…Here are the 50 Most Influential Nigerians in Music

For a country with numerous social issues, music is the one thing that manages to keep us sane. Every year, ...

Nelson C.JDecember 11, 2019

Asa’s ‘Murder In the USA’ might rely on tropes to pass its message, but it is no less powerful for it

Before the release of the video for “Murder in the USA” the song carried an entirely different context from its visual ...

Bernard DayoSeptember 12, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: Here’s what you need to know about Asa’s upcoming album ”Lucid”

It’s been five years since Asa released her last album Bed of Stones, and while we have been waiting for ...

Bernard DayoAugust 28, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: Inspired by the Ebola outbreak in Lagos, ”93 Days” is now streaming on Amazon Prime Video

The 2016 Steve Gukas movie 93 Days, which tells the story of the first Ebola outbreak in Lagos in 2014 ...

Bernard DayoJuly 26, 2019

Check out the books Asa is currently reading before her album drops

While we wait for Asa to release her much-anticipated album, for which we have already been blessed with two singles ...

Bernard DayoJune 25, 2019

Asa’s latest single ”Good Thing” is all you need to hear today

While we eagerly wait for Asa to release her fourth studio album, which has trickled in with last month’s single ...

Bernard DayoMay 19, 2019

Entertainment roundup: Santi releases debut album ‘Mandy and The Jungle’; Asa releases new single ‘The Beginning’ after five-year hiatus | Other stories

Here are the biggest stories you may have missed in entertainment during the week and others that unraveled while you ...

Bernard DayoMay 14, 2019

We prayed and Asa answered with a song – ‘The Beginning’ is here and we are saved

After years of drought, Asa has finally given us new music. Teasing her new material on Twitter last week was ...

Bernard DayoMay 10, 2019

Asa has teased new music and we feel pure and blessed already

If, like me, you are simply tired of the onslaught of noisy pop songs then you are in luck. Today, ...

Chinedu OkaforOctober 16, 2018

Here’s our pick of the best Naija songs of the 2000’s.

Let’s take a trip down memory lane, back to the golden age of Nigerian music, where more than two artists ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJuly 5, 2018

TIP of a New Dawn founder, Tabia Princewill restates commitment to youth empowerment

Tabia Princewill, founder and executive director of the youth empowerment platform, TIP of a New Dawn has restated her commitment ...

musicblogOctober 25, 2017

[The Music Blog]: Looks like we may be getting that Asa and Wizkid collaboration after all

Yo Asa has to be the only one I want to work with so bad! Love love her! — Wizkid ...

musicblogOctober 25, 2017

[The Music Blog]: Still on Asa’s rare Interview with Funmi Iyanda and that bit about her virginity

Through the 25 minute runtime of the webclip, Asa and Funmi Iyanda talked about an array of topics. From Asa’s ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 22, 2017

Asa speaks on losing her virginity in a revealing interview

The Nigerian-French singer, Bùkólá Elemide, popularly known as Asa, in an interview with Funmi Iyanda said she lost her virginity ...

musicblogSeptember 17, 2017

[The Music Blog] For her birthday today, we’ve made a 14-track playlist of the best of Asa

To tell the story of Bukola “Asa” Elemide to one who hasn’t heard of her Herculean legend, would be to ...

AzeezAugust 26, 2017

How I mentored Wizkid, Asa, P-Square, others – Sound Sultan

Veteran musician, Sound Sultan has said he mentored and inspired some of the biggest artistes in Nigerian music industry at ...

musicblogAugust 16, 2017

[The Music Blog] Here is a 5-track ‘Letters From Home’ playlist from us to Buhari

As Nigerians continue to fawn over the details of President Muhammadu Buhari‘s absence, a familiar sense of nostalgia from the ...

Op-ed EditorJuly 17, 2017

Feyi Fawehinmi: How to export Nigeria to the world

by Feyi Fawehinmi *Another thought experiment. Don’t take it too seriously — it’s not that scientific or even serious, maybe* ...

ToluMay 2, 2017

“Fans can listen to music at home, shows are meant to deliver an experience” | Insiders speak on Asa’s concert

Asa’s concert has come and gone! No, it’s not going anywhere for now and for everyone who was blessed enough ...

SponsorMay 2, 2017

Asa Is double the pleasure at the Encore Live In Lagos Concert 2017

In a graceful effort to deliver entertainment with class, the Asa Encore “Live in Lagos” concert opened doors to fans ...

musicblogMay 2, 2017

The Music Blog: #AsaEncore and the importance of concert theatres to the industry

This weekend, Bukola ‘Asa’ Elemide, Nigeria’s most celebrated singer returned to Eko Hotel’s convention centre for the second time following ...

RoqeebahMay 1, 2017

5 incredibly mindblowing moments you missed at #AsaEncore [Watch]

Last night, I dreamt Asa shattered a glass ceiling. Oh! wait. That’s not true. Saturday night, I watched Asa shatter ...

ToluMay 1, 2017

7 stunning photos that capture the essence of the #AsaEncore experience

Everyone who gathered at the Eko Convention Centre to watch Asa perform on Saturday night knew what to expect. Each ...

ToluMay 1, 2017

Entertainment Roundup: Mercy Aigbe’s husband to be investigated for domestic violence, Ciara welcomes baby girl | More stories

The biggest entertainment stories from the weekend and others that unraveled on Sunday night – and still buzzing this morning. ...

musicblogApril 29, 2017

[The Music Blog] Asa Encore: 3 mistakes from last year that should not be repeated

Asa’s first live concert experience happened last May, but despite an electrifying performance from the singer, the event was not ...

musicblogApril 29, 2017

[The Music Blog] Asa Encore: What opening for Asa should mean for Tay Iwar

Asa’s Encore concert is coming up this weekend and all eyes are already on the look out for who the ...

ToluApril 28, 2017

Asa Live in Lagos Encore: the return, the love, the celebration

After a sold-out concert dubbed ‘the best concert of 2016’ by many music critics, media houses and fans of good ...

musicblogApril 13, 2017

The Music Blog: How Asa silently became the Nigerian queen of reclusive art

A few weeks ago, a rare picture of British-Nigerian singer, Sade Adu surfaced online with Canadian rapper, Drake and his ...

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