Tag: MTV Base

YNaijaJuly 28, 2022

“Is Hip-Hop Dead in Africa?” — Coco Ice, Elajoe, and more discuss on MTV Base’s quarterly Musicology series

The meteoric rise of the African entertainment industry into a reckoning force within the global entertainment landscape has been accentuated ...

Op-Ed EditorDecember 24, 2021

MTV Base Roundtable set to rank the hottest Nigerian songs of 2021

MTV Base has asked the expertise of a star-studded panel of music heads to determine the year’s top 20 Nigerian ...

Chinedu OkaforSeptember 25, 2021

We examine if Love Island Nigeria would be a hit love reality TV show or bust

Love Island Nigeria is the newest add to the list of reality TV programs that would be gracing our screens ...

Chinedu OkaforSeptember 21, 2021

MTV Base ‘Guy Code’ returns for fourth season

MTV Base has announced that the long-awaited fourth season of its ‘ultimate guide to the laws of manhood’, Guy Code, ...

Op-Ed EditorSeptember 1, 2021

MTV Base wins Marketing Edge ‘Outstanding Entertainment Company of the Decade’ Award

The home of Youth Culture and Entertainment, MTV Base, has been recognized as the Outstanding Entertainment platform of the Decade ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 25, 2021

The Bandhitz emerge winners of Trophy Extra Special Band Season 2

After weeks of intense training, awe-inspiring performances and gut-wrenching eliminations, The Bandhitz emerged winners of Trophy Extra Special Band Season 2.   Edging ...

Chinedu OkaforAugust 20, 2021

MTV Base Musicology: Industry experts discuss the impact of COVID pandemic on entertainment business in Nigeria

It is no exaggeration that the African music industry has been greatly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic as it has forced performing ...

Chinedu OkaforAugust 20, 2021

Elixir Band, Update Vibes need fan votes to make it to Trophy Extra Special Band Season 2 finale

With just one round left before the grand finale, the competition on the penultimate episode of Trophy Extra Special Band ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 13, 2021

Infinix is empowering young talents, setting and breaking records in the smartphone market

As smartphones have become an integral part of everyday life today, consumers are actively searching for the best brand to ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 9, 2021

Become a Star like Twist Berry in the Infinix StormX 2.0 Edition

Being a people-centric brand with a keen eye for young talents, Infinix has most of its activities tailored towards discovering ...

Chinedu OkaforAugust 9, 2021

And then there were six: Flash Band and Tritunez eliminated from Trophy Extra Special Band Season 2

It was all groove and pure ‘Owambe’ vibes on the last episode of the Trophy Extra Special Band Season 2; ...

Chinedu OkaforJuly 30, 2021

MTV Base Musicology to explore state of Nigerian entertainment industry post-COVID

As part of its continued commitment to advancing Nigeria’s talents, music, lifestyle and entertainment, MTV Base will be airing another ...

Op-Ed EditorJune 29, 2021

Alian Tribe, Bandhitz, and Elixir Bands emerging as fan favourites on Trophy Extra Special Band Season 2

Last week, the ten bands competing to become the Extra Special Band of this season had the opportunity to rehearse and work ...

Op-Ed EditorJune 25, 2021

Billboards, new deals, and birthday surprises: The full gist on how Erica’s 27th turned out to be a mini-festival!

We all love surprises, but not everyone gets surprised with a LED billboard announcing their birthday to the world! On ...

Op-Ed EditorJune 23, 2021

Trendupp Awards 2021 Nominees Reception: Aproko Doctor, ThisThingCalledFashionn, Erica, IfysKitchen, Olorisupergal, Sisi Yemmie, others attend

Reality TV Star, Natacha Akide popularly known as “Symply Tacha”, Pamilerin Adegoke, Streetchurch, Sisi Yemmie, Fisayo Fosudo, Olorisupergal, Aproko Doctor, ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 26, 2021

The 2021 Africa Day Concert was about our music, heritage, triumphs….and malaria

What’s better than a music concert featuring an explosive line-up of African stars from across the continent? A music concert ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 24, 2021

ViacomCBS Networks Africa partners with Zero Malaria Starts With Me Movement ahead of this year’s Africa Day and Youth Month

As an envoy for a reimagined Africa through content that is relevant and resonates with young audiences, ViacomCBS Networks Africa ...

SponsorMay 19, 2021

MTV Base announces fresh new and exciting reality series; “Inside Life With Erica”

Star girl and Queen of the Elites, Erica Nlewedim, yesterday confirmed that she will be the first Celebrity featured in ...

SponsorMay 6, 2021

Actor, director, musician & philanthropist Idris Elba to host Africa Day Concert 2021

MTV Base, YouTube, and Idris Elba announce the return of the AFRICA DAY CONCERT 2021, which will be hosted by Golden ...

SponsorMarch 31, 2021

MTV Base to air exciting episode of Musicology featuring Masterkraft, Falana, others

Since 2005, MTV Base has taken up the important role of showcasing the best of Africa’s talent to the world. ...

EditorMarch 17, 2021

Star-studded Season 13 of Wild ‘N Out to include appearances by Doja Cat, Akon, Nene Leakes, Wiz Khalifa and many more

Nick Cannon’s popular hit comedy sketch series Wild ‘N Out is back on MTV Base. This comes after the show ...

SponsorMarch 16, 2021

MTV Base to spotlight the best of upcoming stars with ‘Dripcity’

Africa’s youth entertainment and culture channel, MTV Base will be introducing a new show – Dripcity – every Friday.  Dripcity ...

SponsorFebruary 23, 2021

Ehiz, Folu Storms and Nenny B revealed as members of VCNA’s Pan-African Culture Squad, as brand welcomes new MTV Base VJs in South Africa

ViacomCBS Networks Africa has over the years captured the hearts and minds of viewers with their leading youth, entertainment and ...

SponsorFebruary 12, 2021

“Everything was unclear,” – Perri Edwards (Shakes-Dayton) narrates on MTV Base’s Celebrity Bumps

On this week’s episode of MTV Base’ Mike + Perri Celebrity Bumps, plans go south for the new parents, Mike ...

SponsorJanuary 22, 2021

Multitalented singer-songwriter, Olakira set to feature on this week’s MTV Base ‘Official Naija Top Ten’ show

The MTV Base ‘Official Naija Top Ten’ has always been a platform for showcasing some of the movers and shakers of Nigeria‘s contemporary music space, ...

SponsorJanuary 18, 2021

MTV Base premieres “Celebrity Bumps”, a new reality TV show starring BBNaija’s Mike Edwards and wife, Perri

MTV Base has announced the African premiere of its UK hit reality show, Celebrity Bumps. The debut season dubbed “Mike ...

Michael IsaacNovember 24, 2020

The Future Awards Africa 2020 to air this Saturday on Africa Magic, MTV Base and Pop Central TV | Toke Makinwa and Sammy Walsh unveiled as hosts

The Central Working Committee of The Future Festival has announced that its 15th edition of The Future Awards Africa will ...

SponsorAugust 21, 2019

US Consulate kicks off inaugural documentary film festival in Lagos  

The US Consulate in Nigeria launched its inaugural 4-day Documentary Film Festival from the 19th to the 23rd of August 2019 in ...

ToluApril 19, 2017

Simi, Denrele, DJ Xclusive, Katung Aduwak, others turn out for Lip Sync Battle Africa private screening

The second season of Lip Sync Battle Africa witnessed some of Nigeria’s hottest celebrities come out for the private screening ...

Mazi EmekaFebruary 8, 2017

Meet K’Ola – MTV’s new VJ

Some of you may or may not know that MTV has a gorgeous new VJ. They went through rigorous processes ...

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