Tag: entertainment

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YNaija NewsRoomSeptember 10, 2018

#YNaijaEssays: Will Nigerian entertainment ever grow up?

It has been 89 years since the world’s first television broadcast. It may not have looked like the future then, with ...

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AzeezApril 17, 2018

Entertainment Roundup: Khloe Kardashian reveals daughter’s name | More stories

Khloe Kardashian reveals daughter’s name Khloe Kardashian has just revealed the name of her baby girl. The model took to her ...

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Oluwatosin AdeshokanJanuary 4, 2018

LONGREAD: Does globalisation strip Nigerian musicians of their identities?

In 2017, YNaija committed a big part of its time and resources towards carefully documenting the big stories happening in ...

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Wilfred OkicheJanuary 3, 2018

#YNaijaPowerList2017: Wizkid, Toyin Abraham, Tekno… These are the most powerful people in entertainment

In 2017, YNaija committed a big part of its time and resources towards carefully documenting the big stories happening in ...

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SponsorNovember 17, 2017

Bringing the house down! Laughs all around as ‘Potato Potahto’ holds star studded premiere in Nigeria

After several months of sold out, award winning screenings in some of the biggest film festivals across the globe, West ...

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ToluSeptember 14, 2017

“33” Export hits Uyo with Friendship Experience Party

The “33” Export Friendship Experience Party continued last weekend in Uyo, Akwa Ibom, as the undoubtedly No. 1 Friendship Beer ...

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ToluSeptember 2, 2017

Insiders: “Ycee didn’t get legal advice before signing with Sony Music or he disregarded it”

In October 2016, singer and rapper Ycee who at the time had fairly gained attention with his hit tunes ‘Jagaban’ ...

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SponsorSeptember 1, 2017

“Coke Studio is a fantastic initiative” – Olamide

When certain people keep making waves back to back, we can’t help but talk about them! Recently, Nigerian rapper, Olamide, ...

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Op-ed EditorAugust 24, 2017

Music Review: Ace Hood makes a rather lame statement with Trust the Process

by Umar Hassan Trust the process is Ace hood’s first album since leaving DJ Khaled’s We The Best Music and whether ...

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musicblogAugust 2, 2017

[The Music Blog] What everyone (including Wizkid) got wrong about Sounds From The Other Side

“That’s one small step for (a) man, one giant leap for mankind”, I think of first-movers like Wizkid in the ...

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Op-ed EditorJuly 19, 2017

Opinion: Wizkid’s Sounds From The Other Side is a futile effort for African music

by Michael Ace As much as it remains evident that this musical act is a beautiful product of Africa’s uniqueness ...

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EditorJuly 1, 2017

4:44: The Four foremost lines and lessons from Jay-Z’s ‘best album’

by Alexander O. Onukwue These are the numbers everybody is talking about. American rapper, Jay-Z, released ‘4:44’, his thirteenth studio ...

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ToluJune 26, 2017

“There’s a serious dent in the mindset of youth” | Insiders speak on the Falz vs 9ice controversy

When FalztheBahdGuy aired his opinion on Nigerian artistes glorifying fraudsters with their music, he certainly made no mention of 9ice. ...

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EditorJune 3, 2017

Krane’s Cravings: Time for upcomers to tone down and grow?

by Alex Onukwue Mere mortals like us, how dare we ever question our celebrities on the life they choose? They ...

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EditorJune 3, 2017

What we know so far about Dammy Krane’s arrest

by Alex Onukwue The News late Friday evening was that Nigerian pop artiste, Dammy Krane, had been arrested in the ...

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EditorJune 3, 2017

The Media Blog: Hian, NET, says Dammy Krane was arrested for armed robbery o

Everything we know, from the buzz around the mugshot to the statement from the private jet company, Tap Jets makes ...

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Op-ed EditorMay 27, 2017

Ololade Ajekigbe: 007 Remembrance | Roger leaves me wanting Moore

by Ololade Ajekigbe   As a kid, there were not too many entertaining moments that beat the time spent watching ...

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AzeezMay 18, 2017

BBNaija’s Bisola joins Don Jazzy, 9ice, Iyanya at Temple Management

by Azeez Adeniyi Big Brother Naija runner-up, Bisola Aiyeola has signed a deal with creative agency, Temple Management Company (TMC). ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaMay 13, 2017

Meet Willie XO, the hip hop artist helping poor communities

When you hear of Nigerian musicians and artists you rarely picture them as one who will care for the indigent ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 29, 2017

I am not envious of Tekno’s success – Iyanya

by Dolapo Adelana Kukere crooner, Iyanya has said he is not surprised at the success of fellow singer, Tekno. Iyanya ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 27, 2017

These guys are pushing boundaries | 2face speaks on Wizkid, Davido, Tekno

by Dolapo Adelana Music icon, Innocent Idibia popularly known as 2baba has said the new generation of Nigerian artistes are ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 23, 2017

What really happened between Davido and I – Ice Prince

by Dolapo Adelana Rapper Ice Prince has denied reports that he had a clash with fellow singer, Davido at an ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 19, 2017

APC has turned EFCC into a comedy outfit to entertain Nigerians – PDP

by Dolapo Adelana The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to fight corruption and ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 15, 2017

Nothing is more important than making heaven – Olamide

by Dolapo Adelana Rapper, Olamide Adedeji has said making heaven is the biggest achievement he can attain in life, The Vanguard reports. ...

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SponsorApril 13, 2017

Gidi Fest unveils Nneka as surprise act for this year’s festival

Forty-eight hours to go and the organizers of the Gidi Culture Festival 2017 have unveiled another surprise act to join ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 9, 2017

Former Miss World, Agbani Darego is married

by Dolapo Adelana Former Miss World, Agbani Darego is married. The model and ex-beauty queen tied the knots on Saturday, April ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 2, 2017

“You are a veritable ambassador of our motherland” | Buhari celebrates Ebenezer Obey at 75

by Dolapo Adelana President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday congratulated juju and gospel music maestro, Evangelist Ebenezer Fabiyi Obey, on his ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 22, 2017

We put food on the table for new artistes like Don Jazzy | Eedris Abdulkareem clarifies his legendary status (WATCH)

by Dolapo Adelana Rapper Eedris Abdulkareem has said that the work done by old artistes like himself is what is ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 19, 2017

Rock ‘n’ roll pioneer, Chuck Berry dies at 90

by Dolapo Adelana Charles Edward Anderson “Chuck” Berry, an American guitarist, singer and songwriter and one of the pioneers of ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 19, 2017

Safari is my last project with Chocolate City | Victoria Kimani confirms her exit from record label

by Dolapo Adelana American-born Kenyan singer, Victoria Kimani has revealed that she will be leaving record label, Chocolate City. Kimani, ...

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