Tag: rapper

YNaijaFebruary 11, 2023

South African Rapper AKA killed in drive-by shooting

IOL News reports that on Friday night in Durban, South Africa, the famed South African rapper Kiernan ‘AKA’ Forbes was ...

Chinedu OkaforDecember 14, 2018

Kodak Black might just be another victim in the ‘pressure to get views’ interview style

It seems of late that interviewers get a bit too carried away when conducting an interview with a famous person, ...

Chinedu OkaforOctober 5, 2018

Fans demand justice for XXXTentacion as police reveal details

Florida rapper Jahseh Dwayne Ricardo Onfroy, popularly known as XXXTentacion was gunned down in a motorcycle dealership on June 18, ...

ToluOctober 28, 2017

Cardi B just got engaged to Migos rapper, Offset and the internet is going wild already

Now you can no longer argue, 2017 is definitely the year of Cardi B. From hitting the number 1 spot ...

AzeezAugust 26, 2017

Comparing me to Olamide, Phyno is a compliment – MI

Rapper, M.I has said it is a compliment to be compared to younger artistes like Phyno, Olamide and Ice Prince. ...

AzeezAugust 13, 2017

I am the first rapper to make money off music in Nigeria – Ruggedman

Rapper, Michael Ugochukwu Stephens, popular known as Ruggedman has said many of the things he spoke about in his early ...

AzeezJuly 30, 2017

I see myself becoming a politician in future – Reminisce

Indigenous rapper, Remilekun Abdulkalid Safaru, aka Reminisce has said he regrets not being a graduate. Ina recent interview with Punch, the ...

AzeezJune 26, 2017

Nigerian rapper, Sauce Kid sentenced to two years imprisonment in the US

Nigerian rapper Babalola Falemi popularly known as Sauce Kid has been sentenced to two years in prison in America for ...

Rachel OgbuJune 21, 2017

Tinie Tempah urges students to stay in school

by Rachel Ogbu// Nigerian-British rapper and entrepreneur Tinie Tempah has been inspiring students at his former school- St Francis Xavier (SFX) ...

AzeezJune 11, 2017

I wanted to follow the footsteps of my father – Falz

Rapper, Fola Falana popularly known as Falz has said he never planned to become an artiste. Falz said he had ...

ToluMay 22, 2017

“Skepta is not a rapper, he’s an activist” | British-Nigerian singer at the forefront of the grime scene

by Rachel Ogbu 34-year-old Joseph Adenuga better known by his stage name Skepta just won the Songwriter of the Year ...

AzeezMay 6, 2017

Rapper Kanye West deletes social media accounts

by Azeez Adeniyi Rapper Kanye West has deleted his Twitter and Instagram accounts. His Twitter page currently shows “Sorry, that ...

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 15, 2017

Nothing is more important than making heaven – Olamide

by Dolapo Adelana Rapper, Olamide Adedeji has said making heaven is the biggest achievement he can attain in life, The Vanguard reports. ...

AzeezFebruary 18, 2017

How my friend almost shot me last year – Yung6ix

by Azeez Adeniyi Rap artiste, Yung6ix has said he was almost murdered by his friend who is also an artiste ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 5, 2017

“I’m single” | Nicki Minaj confirms split from Meek Mill

Rapper, Nicki Minaj has confirmed her split from boyfriend Meek Mill. Over the past months the duo have had a ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 4, 2016

Rapper MI celebrates 35th birthday with throwback pictures

Rapper MI on Tuesday October 4, 2016 clocked 35 years. Choosing a unique way to celebrate his birthday, MI (real ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 2, 2016

Another artiste, Pryse leaves Chocolate City

Rapper Pryse has parted ways with music label Chocolate City. Pryse, the label’s first female rapper joins the likes of ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 23, 2016

Ruggedman releases ‘Religion’ video featuring 9ice (WATCH)

After years of rift between them music duo Ruggedman and 9ice came together im August. The pair released a song ...

Oreoluwa PetersAugust 22, 2016

#YNaijaTwitterInterview: Why I’ve chosen to sing about love instead of sex – Lynxxx

In 2009, a new wave of talents hit the Nigeria music scene; most of which were a blend of western ...

Oreoluwa PetersJune 7, 2016

Falz the Bahd Guy lands international recognition from BET

Falz the Bahd guy witnessed a major turnaround in his entertainment career in 2015. All that hard work began to ...

Oreoluwa PetersJune 4, 2016

How Muhammad Ali inspired Olamide’s ‘Eyan Mayweather’ album cover

They say great people leave great legacies for others to follow and this is the same narrative for one of ...

Ada IgboanugoMay 26, 2016

Remember Lynxxx? He’s back and starting over… with God (READ)

Rapper, Lynxxx has been off the radar for the past couple of years – only being active on his Instagram ...

Oreoluwa PetersMay 24, 2016

Entertainment Roundup: Tiwa Savage and her son take a trip | Billionaire’s dj daughter shuts down engagement rumours | More Stories

Incase you missed it, here are the top stories from yesterday and the stories that are buzzing this morning in ...

Oreoluwa PetersMay 24, 2016

Why it took me 3 years to move on from Chocolate City – Ice Prince

Last week, along with his announcement of his departure from Chocolate City Music, Ice Prince disclosed that his contract with ...

Ada IgboanugoMay 19, 2016

Ice Prince’s contract with Chocolate City may be over

Rapper, Ice Prince may have revealed that his contract with Chocolate City Music is over. Ice Prince, who just released ...

Oreoluwa PetersMarch 5, 2016

Y! Spotlight: Meet Towdeemac- South African rap wonder

Maftown born music producer, songwriter, composer, performer and music technology facilitator, Lerothodi “Towdeemac” Moagi has evolved into an activist for ...

Ada IgboanugoJune 14, 2015

Olamide still doesn’t like being compared to late Dagrin

Its been how many years now since Dagrin died but one person still gets a daily reminder of it even ...

Ada IgboanugoApril 12, 2015

There’s more to this semi-nude picture of Nicki Minaj than you can see

by Chinwe Okafor It is better than this one trust me. Do you see it? If you aren’t able to ...

Ada IgboanugoApril 10, 2015

South African rapper, AKA will be coming back to town for something special

by Chinwe Okafor If you missed him earlier, here is your chance once again. South African rapper, AKA will be ...

Ada IgboanugoFebruary 20, 2015

Did you know? Kwam 1’s Chicago-based son is a rapper

by Chinwe Okafor Well this is a clear indication that the myth that kids take after their parents is a… ...

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