Tag: Dagrin

musicblogApril 24, 2017

[The Music Blog] Review: DaGrin’s “Ghetto Dreams” is a conflicted heart’s longing for heaven

Here is an odd but chuckle-worthy question that should keep you up at night: What if DaGrin’s signature laugh was ...

musicblogApril 24, 2017

[The Music Blog] Seven years gone: What is the best way to pay respects to the late DaGrin?

Yesterday, April 22nd, marked the seventh year since the death of late Yoruba rapper, Dagrin. As usual, the day was ...

ToluApril 24, 2017

Entertainment Roundup: Kendrick Lamar’s DAMN is 2017’s bestselling album and his mum proves she’s a G in her reaction to the album | More stories

Catch up on everything (almost everything) you missed on the entertainment scene over the weekend and others that unraveled while ...

Oreoluwa PetersApril 22, 2016

#DagrinLivesOn: 10 evergreen lyrics by the Chief Executive Omoita

On this day six years ago, Nigeria lost a pace setter, a progenitor of the Yoruba-rap movement, a hard-hitting lyricist, ...

Ada IgboanugoJune 14, 2015

Olamide still doesn’t like being compared to late Dagrin

Its been how many years now since Dagrin died but one person still gets a daily reminder of it even ...

July 25, 2014

This new report says the Nigerian Police caused DaGrin’s death (READ)

by S’ola Filani It’s been four years since rapper since Olaitan Olanipekun, famously known as Dagrin passed on from injuries ...

May 5, 2014

Opinion: The dearth of ‘conscious music’ in Nigeria

by Bidemi Oderinlo There is almost nothing to learn from Nigerian music today beyond the dance steps, no musician or ...

February 21, 2014

Demola Rewaju: 12 artistes that changed the face of music in Nigeria

by Demola Rewaju  Daddy Showkey – Hard to isolate him for this list but of all the ‘ghetto soldiers’, he ...

July 24, 2012

Immortal: DaGrin drops new song ‘Haters’ on Spinlet

by Isi Esene The digital music distribution platform, Spinlet, has announced the exclusive release of DaGrin’s latest single, Haters, from ...

OluwapelumiAugust 22, 2011

His skill is raising dust – Bossta debuts with ‘Eruku’ video

by Taiwo Damilola Since the passing of genius rapper Dagrin, there has been a rush by a throng of rappers ...

OluwapelumiJuly 29, 2011

There’s hope for everyone – Oritse Femi releases new single ‘Better’

by Taiwo Damilola Oritse Femi became popular after he featured on the song ‘Mercies of the Lord’ some years ago.  ...

OluwapelumiJuly 26, 2011

Hot Stuff: Jor O! Sossick ft Dagrin in new video

by Taiwo Damilola Classick Tunes producer Sossick finally releases the video for his single ‘Jor O’ which features late rapper ...

OluwapelumiJuly 19, 2011

Hot Stuff: DJ Neptune, Ice Prince, YQ & Shank bring ‘This Gbedu’ (Reloaded)

by Taiwo Damilola Internationally renowned DJ Neptune, the official DJ for Storm Records and rapper Naeto C, drop a hot new ...

OluwapelumiJuly 19, 2011

Was that a ‘Gbagaun’? Eddiekim ft OJB Jezreel in new single

by Taiwo Damilola Eddiekim is no stranger to the music scene, having featured on the Street remix of JJC‘s ‘We ...

OluwapelumiJuly 13, 2011

Hot Stuff: Kosorombe – Dipp ft Dagrin

by Taiwo Damilola ‘Kosorombe’ is the second single off Dipp’s yet to be released album, ‘The Future Is Now’, which ...

OluwapelumiJuly 12, 2011

Something New: Isolate – ‘Gbedu Dey’

by Taiwo Damilola Remember Isolate from the Dagrin hit track ‘Mo Ti Gboro’? You’ll most likely confuse his voice with ...

OluwapelumiApril 22, 2011

SCENE! Photos from the premiere of Ghetto Dreamz, the Dagrin biopic

by Yemi Olowu Yesterday, 22nd April, friends, fans and movie professionals of the late rapper Dagrin gathered at the Silverbird ...

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