Tag: Highlife

YNaijaJanuary 28, 2023

Many people made fun of me when I transitioned from Highlife to Afropop – Adekunle Gold

Adekunle Gold, the artist, has disclosed that he was ridiculed by critics when he transitioned from Highlife to Afropop. The musician ...

Kola MuhammedOctober 3, 2020

Deep Dive: 60 years after independence; has Nigerian music come of age?

Nigeria’s independence anniversary should not just be about politics or governance, it is supposed to be emancipation across every sector ...

musicblogOctober 29, 2017

[The Music Blog] Buzz Review: Suedeoff’s “Weekend” is a fresh neo-highlife tribute to winding down and Lagos nights

Over the past 20 months, West African highlife has witnessed a resurgence of sorts in the hip-life works of Mr ...

SponsorJune 20, 2017

Flavour, Bright Chimezie crown new king of highlife in Onitsha (PHOTOS)

Highlife legend Bright Chimeze and Flavour Na’bania crowned Chibest David as the next new king of highlife during the grand ...

SponsorJune 19, 2017

Chibest David wins Hi-Life Fest competition, expresses gratitude to Life Continental Beer

Chibest David yesterday emerged winner in the grand finale of the Hi-Life Fest competition organised by Life Continental Lager Beer. ...

Isime EseneJanuary 13, 2017

YNaija Exclusive: Say what you want but Mr. Eazi insists Ghana has an influence on Nigerian music

by Mazi Emeka Mr. Eazi has a scar, blackened and faded by time and age; it runs for about an ...

Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 29, 2015

#YNaijaOnTheScene: We attended the 1st Cardinal Rex Jim Lawson Highlife Music Conference – here are the highlights

by Eromo Egbejule In 2011, the summer anthem on the continent was Ashawo (Nwa Baby) by Nigerian highlife and dancehall ...

January 3, 2013

Hot Stuff: Actress, Jennifer Eliogu drops cool new single, ‘You & I’

by Rachel Ogbu You need to listen to this love song by Nollywood actress, Jennifer Eliogu titled ‘You & I’. It ...

September 30, 2012

Up a notch: J Martins buys a Rolls Royce Phantom?

by Akan Ido J Martins, who hit the Nigerian music scene a few years ago with his own style of ...

OluwapelumiJuly 19, 2011

Proud of their roots – Ruggedman ft Flavour in ‘Ebemsi’ video

by Taiwo Damilola Rugged man is back in the news again. This time, it’s with the video for the song ...

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