Tag: Femi Kuti

Wilfred OkicheDecember 21, 2021

#YNaija2021Review: Made in Lagos, Sex Over Love, Legacy+, Wondaland…Our 10 Best Albums of the Year

2021 was the year of recovery. Sometimes it seemed like music was all we had to get us through the ...

Chinedu OkaforSeptember 23, 2021

Global Citizen, in partnership with the Lagos Govt, Access Bank, set to host live event amidst campaign to fight poverty

The international advocacy organisation, Global Citizen, supported by the Lagos State government and Africa’s leading retail bank, Access Bank, is ...

SponsorOctober 5, 2019

October just got cooler! Save the date for the Glenfiddich Mavericks Experimental Night

Get ready for another Maverick experience, Glenfiddich Mavericks Experimental Night is back on Oct 18th The world’s most awarded single ...

Wilfred OkicheSeptember 24, 2018

Concert Review: A splendid night with Femi Kuti

After about two months on the road touring Europe and the Americas, Afrobeat’s first son, Femi Kuti and his Positive ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJuly 10, 2018

The New Afrika Shrine is an iconic hub | 3 takeaways from Emmanuel Macron’s visit to Nigeria

It’s been almost a week since the French President, Emmanuel Macron made a historic two-day official visit to Nigeria. Macron ...

SponsorAugust 3, 2017

#FelaLivesOn: Femi performs on ‘City of Friends’ stage with son, Made (WATCH)

Today marks 20 years that the Afrobeat legend, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti died due to complications associated with HIV/AIDS. Through the years, ...

Op-ed EditorAugust 2, 2017

Tribute: “A man is not dead until he’s forgotten” | 20 years on, Fela is alive and strong

by Aduratomi Bolade If Fela were still alive, he would have been 79 on October 15, but he’s not: he ...

ToluMay 20, 2017

Loser-in-Chief, Donald Trump; Lanre Gentry; Governor Fayose | Here are this week’s winners and losers

by Tolu Omoyeni   No hard feelings but the world’s biggest newsmaker doubles as its biggest loser. You guessed right! ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 16, 2017

Hard Rock Cafe to honour Fela Anikulapo Kuti

by Omoleye Omoruyi Afrobeat legend, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti has not stopped receiving accolades, honours and awards, as Temple Management Company (TMC) ...

AzeezMay 15, 2017

Femi Kuti beats world record for longest single note on a saxophone

by Azeez Adeniyi Afrobeat musician Femi Kuti on Sunday surpassed the World record for holding a single musical note. The ...

AzeezMay 13, 2017

Now is time to break the world saxophone record – Femi Kuti

by Azeez Adeniyi Afrobeat king, Femi Kuti was in the news for breaking Kenny G’s record for the longest note ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 11, 2017

Resign and stop wasting our money – Femi Kuti tells Buhari

by Omoleye Omoruyi Son of the Afrobeat Legend, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, Femi Kuti, called on President Muhammadu Buhari to resign. He ...

AzeezMay 8, 2017

The Late 5: These are the stories that drove conversations today

These are the top five stories that drove conversations today. TRUST BUHARI TO MAKE CORRECT DECISIONS REGARDING HIS PERSONAL HEALTH ...

ToluMay 8, 2017

Yes, Femi Kuti broke a record but not the world record

Femi Kuti, Afrobeat icon and son of late Afrobeat legend Fela Kuti, nearly broke the world record for holding the ...

Op-ed EditorMarch 11, 2017

Today’s Noisemakers: Femi Kuti, Chidi Odinkalu and @Saratu

Every day, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we read their rants, opinions, ...

AzeezFebruary 21, 2017

Femi Kuti visits Adamawa IDPs camp

Afrobeat icon, Femi Kuti has continued his humanitarian work with a visit to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp in ...

Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 14, 2017

Why our hospitals will never improve – Femi Kuti

Government officials don't trust their lives or that of their loved ones in the hands of our government hospitals. That ...

Op-ed EditorFebruary 3, 2017

Today’s Noisemakers: Maje Ayida, Toke Makinwa, Mugabe, #BBNaija’s Gifty’s ‘boyfriend’ and others

Every day on the Nigerian internet, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we ...

AzeezFebruary 3, 2017

The Late 5: These are the stories that drove conversations today

These are the top five stories that drove conversations today. “WE ARE ABSOLUTELY NOT AGAINST IT” | PRESIDENCY DENIES OPPOSING ...

Op-ed EditorFebruary 3, 2017

The Thread: Femi Kuti clears the air on his protest comments

Another day, another controversy. This one involving 2Baba and the son of afrobeat music legend, Fela Kuti. A video was ...

AzeezFebruary 3, 2017

“What kind of stupid protest is that?” | Femi Kuti rails against 2face’s planned protests (WATCH)

Femi Kuti, eldest son of legend Fela Kuti has said he is not in support of 2face’s nationwide protest slated ...

ToluNovember 15, 2016

Afrobeat Legend, Femi Kuti to perform live in Abuja

Afrobeat legend, and four-time Grammy Award nominee, Femi Kuti brings the recently ended Felabration vibe to Abuja this November. The ...

AzeezOctober 28, 2016

Buhari sought my support through Osinbajo but I declined – Femi Kuti

Afrobeat legend, Femi Kuti has said President Muhammadu Buhari sought his support during campaign for the elections but he turned ...

Oreoluwa PetersAugust 10, 2016

Entertainment Roundup: Patoranking makes historical debut on Billboard chart | Empire’s Lucious and Cookie Lyon to get their own show? | More Stories

Here are some stories from yesterday and others that unraveled while you slept – and are now buzzing this morning ...

Oreoluwa PetersApril 29, 2016

Is Wizkid the biggest act out of Africa? | Nigerian Twitter intensely debates

Wizkid has gained so much international attention in the past year – especially with his recent collaboration with Canadian recording ...

Oreoluwa PetersNovember 24, 2015

Femi Kuti discharged from hospital after emergency surgery (PHOTOS)

We reported earlier in the week that Afrobeat legend, Femi Kuti underwent an emergency surgery. Although the cause of the ...

Oreoluwa PetersNovember 22, 2015

Afrobeat legend, Femi Kuti goes under the knife

Award-winning Afrobeat legend, Femi Kuti is currently at an undisclosed hospital after having an emergency surgery. This was known to ...

Oreoluwa PetersNovember 13, 2015

Femi Kuti, D’banj feature in Seyi Shay’s star-packed album

Seyi Shay is definitely bringing on the heat. The Murda singer released the star packed track-list which involves DB records ...

Ada IgboanugoMarch 16, 2015

A million naira sax, a Jaguar and a Range Rover: Celebrities are acquiring things

by Chinwe Okafor Celebrities like to show off when they acquire things, and these three just did.. Comedian and producer ...

Ada IgboanugoJanuary 21, 2015

Femi Kuti remakes ‘Politics Na Big Business’ with 2face & Sound Sultan [LISTEN]

by Chinwe Okafor   Afro Beat legend Femi Kuti has released the remix to his lead single Politics Na Big Business ...

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