Tag: Iyanya

YNaijaSeptember 16, 2023

The Music Blog: Could The Nigerian Music Industry Be As Dark As Artistes Say?

The past few months have been revelatory for Nigerians and the world. The Nigerian music industry is being painted as ...

YNaijaAugust 28, 2023

The Media Blog: Iyanya Shares Journey of Battling Bankruptcy, Legal Troubles and Depression

In the world of glitz and glamour, where stars shine their brightest, it’s easy to forget that fame doesn’t always ...

YNaijaJuly 20, 2023

Iyanya Reveals Why Reality TV Winners Fail to Sustain Fame

Renowned singer Iyanya, winner of Project Fame West Africa Season 1, has shed light on the enigmatic phenomenon behind the ...

YNaijaDecember 14, 2022

I begged to perform at shows in 2021 – Iyanya

On Wednesday, Nigerian musician Iyanya Mbuk revealed that he pleaded with concert organizers to let him appear at two gigs in ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 3, 2020

#WithChude: “I bought a new car to kill myself”- Ubi Franklin opens up on his turbulent years

Last night’s episode of #WithChude featured entertainment executive, entrepreneur, and founder of the record label, Made Men Music Group, Ubi Franklin. On ...

Omoleye OmoruyiFebruary 9, 2018

Entertainment Roundup: MI Abaga releases a surprise project; Iyanya confirms his exit from Mavin Records | More stories

Here’s everything you missed in entertainment yesterday and others that unraveled while you slept – and are still buzzing today. ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJanuary 9, 2018

Iyanya starts 2018 with ‘Good Vibes’ featuring Team Salut

Iyanya Onoyom Mbuk known simply as Iyanya sets the tone for the New Year with a new song entitled ‘Good ...

Wilfred OkicheDecember 19, 2017

#YNaija2017Review: Life is Eazi, Sugarcane, Palmwine Music… See the 10 best EP’s/Mixtapes of the year

The year was awash in excellent Eps and mixtapes with both established and upcoming stars putting in commendable effort to ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 5, 2017

9ice, Iyanya, Bisola, Jeff Akoh release theme song for victorious Nigerian Bobsled girls

The Bobsled & Skeleton Federation of Nigeria and Temple Management Company (TMC) has released a Temple Music (TMPL) all-star theme ...

Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 14, 2017

Iyanya releases video for “Iyanu” (WATCH)

Nigerian singer, Iyanya Onoyom Mbuk known popularly as Iyanya has a video for his recently released song, Iyanu. Shot in Rome ...

ToluOctober 30, 2017

Entertainment Roundup: House of Cards’ actor, Kevin Spacey apologises for seducing fellow actor, comes out as gay | More stories

We love Mondays! It’s the day of the week where we get to load you with all the entertainment gists ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 28, 2017

The YNaija Cover this evening – the 28th of October

Follow these links to read our cover stories and analyses on YNaija: “Nobody on earth is as corrupt as this ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 28, 2017

Singer, Iyanya explains why he is still single

Nigerian singer, Iyanya Onoyom Mbuk known as Iyanya has said that although he is single at the moment, he has no intention of ...

ToluSeptember 21, 2017

Entertainment Roundup: Simi’s album is No 5 on Billboard World Music Chart; Jamie Foxx to portray Mike Tyson in new biopic | More stories

From Iyanya’s next big move to Jamie Foxx’s new movie role, here’s everything you missed in entertainment yesterday and others ...

AzeezSeptember 8, 2017

Iyanya drops visual for ‘Bow For You’ (WATCH)

Mavin Records artiste, Iyanya has continued to make his return and presence known in the music industry. The ‘Your Waist’ ...

RoqeebahJuly 6, 2017

Wait, what happened to that Chinese man that almost stabbed Iyanya’s former manager, Ubi Franklin?

About two months ago, MMMG Label boss, Ubi Franklin shared a very troubling story of something that had happened to ...

SponsorMay 19, 2017

Skales, Korede Bello, Humblesmith, Harry Song to Perform at Yaw’s #APERE on May 28 in Lagos

Comedian and OAP Steve ‘Yaw’ Onu will be staging his annual ‘Yaw Live on Stage’ event titled APERE featuring Sound ...

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 ...

ToluApril 14, 2017

Entertainment Roundup: Watch Wizkid’s interview with UK’s Channel 4, BBNaija’s Debie-rise re-releases her single “No Cunny Cunny” | More stories

Catch up on everything you missed yesterday and others that unraveled while you laid asleep – and are still buzzing ...

ToluMarch 31, 2017

Iyanya shuts down Lagos At Signature EP unveiling concert

Iyanya was at his waist-twisting and torso-baring best on Wednesday night when he unveiled his new EP, Signature. He rolled ...

ToluMarch 30, 2017

Entertainment Roundup: Billboard features Tekno as next Nigerian act to break into the American market, Iyanya releases first EP with Mavin Records | More stories

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

ToluMarch 7, 2017

New Music: Iyanya releases “Hold On” (LISTEN)

For those who predicted that Iyanya’s career would nosedive following his move to Mavin Records, he may just have made ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 2, 2017

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

These are the top five stories that drove conversations today. 1. I sold 50% of MMMG shares to Paul Okoye – ...

AzeezJanuary 2, 2017

I sold 50% of MMMG shares to Paul Okoye – Ubi Franklin

CEO of Made Men Music Group (MMMG), Ubi Franklin has said he transferred shares of his former partner, Iyanya to ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 9, 2016

Full list of nominees for the 2016 Headies Awards

Organisers of the Headies Awards, Hip TV has released its nominees for the 2016 edition. There are 21 categories in ...

Isime EseneNovember 7, 2016

Why Iyanya dumped Ubi Franklin’s MMMG label + more on The Slab with Isime

Chuks Okpani, Roqeebah Olaoniye, Ezinne Ajoku and Tolu Omoyeni join Isime Esene on The Slab this week to talk about Iyanya’s ...

ToluNovember 3, 2016

Iyanya should be afraid of Tekno but he says we’re dumb so we’ll leave him be

Early on in the week, the news of Iyanya‘s new deal with Don Jazzy‘s Mavin records hit news sites, for the ...

ToluNovember 2, 2016

Entertainment Roundup: Linda Ikeji’s LIS unveiled, Jaywon welcomes baby boy | More stories

Here are some of the stories that made news yesterday and others that unraveled while you slept – and are ...

AzeezNovember 1, 2016

Only a dumb person will compare me with Tekno – Iyanya

After the shocking announcement that Singer Iyanya has been signed to Mavin Records owned by Don Jazzy, fans resumed comparing the ...

ToluNovember 1, 2016

Entertainment Roundup: Empire star, Taraji Henson LOVES Davido’s music, Iyanya joins the Mavins | More stories

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

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