Tag: Grammy

Wilfred OkicheDecember 31, 2021

#YNaija2021Review: Burna Boy’s Grammy, Wizkid’s Essence, fintech unicorns… 10 Moments that Made Us Proud this Year

Being Nigerian is hard enough. But these breakthroughs felt like collective wins and made it a little bit easier to ...

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, ...

SponsorMarch 19, 2021

In case, you missed it –Snippets from alpher conversations with Mama Burna and WanaWana!

Last weekend, as part of activities to mark International Women’s Day, Union Bank’s women platform, alpher, organised a virtual event ...

SponsorFebruary 20, 2021

Justin Bieber set as headline performer at Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards 2021

Grammy® Award-winning global superstar Justin Bieber has been tapped as the headline performer for this year’s Kids’ Choice Awards 2021. ...

Kola MuhammedNovember 24, 2020

Grammy: Burna gets #TwiceAsTall with 2021 nomination

It has been more than a long time coming for Damini Ogulu, popularly known as Burna Boy who gets a ...

Chinedu OkaforMay 28, 2020

Stans of Davido in ‘glory party’ as singer becomes first Nigerian artiste to break another international record

It increasingly becomes a fact that to be considered a successful artiste one must have an international audience. This concept ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJuly 19, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 19th of July

Follow the links to read our latest stories: Drums, attitude, spirit: Afrobeats is alive on Beyoncé’s ”The Lion King: The ...

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 ...

RoqeebahMarch 1, 2017

Let’s be honest, Rihanna is lowkey already winning this 2017

Not to start a feud here but it was you all that came for Rih at the last Grammy’s when ...

ToluJanuary 16, 2017

Entertainment Roundup: Wizkid and Drake’s new track leaks on the internet, Africa’s biggest stars perform at AFCON opening ceremony | More stories

Here are the top stories from the weekend and others that unraveled while you slept through Sunday night and are ...

ToluDecember 9, 2016

Entertainment Roundup: Wizkid cancels homecoming concert, Kanye West resurfaces in public after hospitalization | More stories

Here are some of the top entertainment stories from yesterday and others that unraveled while you slept – and are ...

ToluDecember 7, 2016

Entertainment Roundup: Wizkid gets Grammy Award nomination, Linda Ikeji cops a 2016 Range Rover | More stories

Here are some of the top stories from yesterday and others that unraveled while you slept – and are still ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 6, 2016

Wizkid gets first Grammy nomination

Nigerian artiste Wizkid had been nominated for the Grammy awards for the first time. The musician bagged his nomination in ...

Ada IgboanugoAugust 30, 2015

D’banj still thinks he can win a Grammy award

In the past decade, we have been inundated with tales of his affairs with numerous women, but the Koko-master has refused ...

SolaFebruary 9, 2015

Yes, they did! Miley Cyrus & Katy Perry compare boob sizes at the Grammys (See Photos)

by Anike Jacobs While having fun at the #Grammys red carpet, American singers Katty Perry jokingly compared their boobs. Who’s ...

Ada IgboanugoJanuary 30, 2015

Sam Smith plans to give his Grammy ‘Album of the year’ Award to Beyonce

by Chinwe Okafor Oh well. Sam Smith has revealed that should he win the Grammy Award for Album of the ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 21, 2014

Tiwa Savage can twerk, but is she living up to her potential as a singer?

by Adedayo Ademuwagun Married people all over the world are expected to behave with some degree of propriety, unless perhaps ...

Op-Ed EditorDecember 20, 2014

[email protected]: Is the Headies really Africa’s Grammy Awards?

by Oris Aigbokhaevbolo The real story of the 2014 Headies, Nigeria’s most visible music award ceremony, came at the end, strutting ...

May 15, 2014

CLICK: Close-Up Naija herbal gel launch with Bovi, May D and Kcee (PHOTOS)

by Akintomiwa Agbaje Closeup, the No. 1 toothpaste brand that really loves “Naija”, has announced the launch of a new ...

May 6, 2014

CLICK: Be part of the Close-Up Naija Herbal campaign and get the chance to be LIVE on radio

by Akintomiwa Agbaje     There’s a movement currently going on, and it’s all about being Natural and Nigerian! Are ...

January 27, 2014

Did you know? Don Jazzy reveals the ‘Bible meaning of Jay Z’s real name’ (READ)

by Akan Ido Yeah, MAVIN boss, Don Jazzy likes to have fun on social media and this is just one ...

December 12, 2013

Kanye West blasts Grammy for few nomination slots (READ)

by Chisom Ukaegbu Kanye West is very opinionated, he is not afraid to backlash at a heckling fan or to ...

February 25, 2013

“My lifeline, my lexicon, therapist and support system” – Denrele pays a touching tribute to Goldie Harvey

  by Isi Esene Denrele Edun who was reportedly with Goldie Harvey when she died recently in Lagos just after ...

February 16, 2013

“My happiness, you enjoyed life while you were around” – Andrew Harvey, Goldie’s husband speaks (PICTURED)

by Akan Ido Goldie’s husband, Andrew Harvey has dismissed insinuations in certain quarters that the late artiste died due to ...

February 15, 2013

“A gloomy moment for us” – Kennis Music releases official press statement on Goldie’s passing [DETAILS]

by Akan Ido Following Goldie Harvey’s death yesterday at the Reddington Hospital after her arrival from the US, her Record ...

February 14, 2013

Ellen DeGeneres can’t help but admire Katy Perry’s sexy ‘babies’ (LOOK)

by Akan Ido Interviewing myriad of celebrities must have exposed talk-show host, Ellen DeGeneres to a lot of daring fashion ...

February 10, 2013

#Grammys2013: 20 songs you must download before Grammy night

For an award named after the old-school gramophone, this year’s Grammys seem surprisingly relevant in the digital age. There’s honest-to-goodness ...

October 19, 2012

Serious matter: AY apologises to Keke Ogungbe and D1 over Grammy Awards joke

by Ayo Makun That joke was only a spontaneous exaggeration by a comedian who needed to just lie to the ...

July 15, 2012

Family feud: Stevie Wonder’s cousin and girlfriend charged for blackmailing the star

by Isi Esene Stevie Wonder’s cousin Alpha L. Walker, and his girlfriend, Tamara E. Diaz are to stand trial in ...

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