Joshua OnonoseAugust 18, 2022

“I Used to Hustle for Free Bed Space”, Nigerian musician Asake says as he shows off new house

Asake, one of Nigeria’s most popular musicians, recently took ownership of a brand-new, enormous mansion, and he is very happy ...

Kola MuhammedDecember 7, 2020

Gender bias or queer issues? | Temmie Ovwasa’s experience at YBNL suggests the industry has a long way to go on inclusion

The recent boom in the number of female music stars seemed to have quelled some growing agitations on female marginalisation. ...

Kola MuhammedSeptember 28, 2020

#LayCONQUEROR: With BBNaija over, can Laycon conquer the music industry?

By Kola Muhammed Even the most pious monks in the country who have not seen a single scene of popular ...

Edwin OkoloFebruary 11, 2020

Here’s how to market a best selling album, according to Fireboy DML

Yesterday, Fireboy DML released the music video for ‘Vibration’, one of the more popular singles from his genre defining debut ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 7, 2018

Entertainment Roundup: Kevin Hart steps down from hosting the Oscars; “God of War” wins big at The Game Awards 2018 | Other top stories

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

SponsorNovember 21, 2017


‘Wo’ crooner Olamide is back with the fourth edition of his concert tagged Olamide Live in Lagos: The Concert. Organized ...

Oluwatosin AdeshokanAugust 27, 2017

PROFILE: Wo! Who can stop the Olamide juggernaut?

The music industry hasn’t seen a phenomenon like Olamide for the longest time. After bursting into the music scene in ...

Op-ed EditorAugust 13, 2017

Music Review: Olamide gets everything right with Wo!

by Umar Hassan Olamide’s Glory album was a compilation of good songs that lacked anything close to a vicious cutting ...

Op-ed EditorAugust 9, 2017

Opinion: One big mistake that may deter Lil Kesh’s greatness in the Nigerian music industry

Just like tossing a coin and getting neither head nor tail. It lands wheeling on its side. Strange? It is. ...

ToluMay 23, 2017

Entertainment Roundup: Explosion kills 19, leaves 50 wounded at Ariana Grande’s Manchester concert, Tinubu funds repatriation of Moji Olaiya’s remains | More stories

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

AzeezMay 14, 2017

I work in the studio everyday, I can’t run out of songs – Olamide

by Azeez Adeniyi YBNL boss and rapper, Olamide has said he can never run out of ideas and songs. In ...

Oreoluwa PetersJune 9, 2016

Entertainment Roundup: Beyonce keeps smashing records | Nigerian sues Jay Z, Rihanna | More Stories

Here are the top stories from yesterday and some stories that unraveled while you slept – and are now buzzing ...

Oreoluwa PetersJune 8, 2016

‘Olamide left me on the streets with no support’ – Former YBNL artiste

Of late, Olamide has been on the receiving end of plaudits for taking raw music talents from the streets and mentoring them ...

Oreoluwa PetersMay 31, 2016

3 ‘bahd guys’ – Falz, Olamide and Davido team up for ‘Bahd Baddo Baddest’ (WATCH)

Finally the wait is over. Falz the Bahd Guy has released the video for Bahd Baddo Baddest which features YBNL’s Olamide and HKN’s ...

Oreoluwa PetersMay 25, 2016

Entertainment Roundup: Tiwa Savage to leave Mavin for international record label? | Adekunle Gold postpones album date | Adele says ‘Hello’ to $130million deal with Sony |More Stories

Here are some stories you missed yesterday and some you missed while you slept in today’s Entertainment Roundup Tiwa Savage ...

Oreoluwa PetersMay 24, 2016

‘My album was supposed to drop June 1 but…’ – Adekunle Gold

While the rumours of an impending exit from YBNL are fast spreading, Adekunle Gold has disclosed that his album, which ...

Oreoluwa PetersMay 18, 2016

Adekunle Gold reportedly next in line to leave YBNL

Following Lil Kesh and Viktoh‘s depature from YBNL, a blog NET is claiming there is a possibility Adekunle Gold might be considering ...

Ada IgboanugoMay 17, 2016

YBNL Princess, Temmie Ovwasa might just have some talent – watch these 5 short videos

You’ve got to give it to her – she has some voice and who knows, YBNL General, Olamide might yet ...

Oreoluwa PetersMay 11, 2016

Olamide shares deep thoughts on attaining success (WATCH)

YBNL rapper, Olamide could pass off for being successful at what he does. In a recent interview with TVC Connect, the ...

Oreoluwa PetersApril 26, 2016

‘My contract was for 2 videos but Olamide shot 5 for me’ – Lil Kesh

YBNL rapper, Lil Kesh, has confirmed that his YBNL ‘contract ended about two weeks ago’. After several days of rumours ...

Oreoluwa PetersApril 26, 2016

Olamide reveals Lil Kesh’s contract with YBNL ‘ended 2 weeks ago’ (READ)

Rapper, Olamide has said there are ‘no toy soldiers’ in his YBNL record label/management. He wrote on his Instagram page ...

Oreoluwa PetersDecember 11, 2015

YBNL presents Lil Kesh and Patoranking – Is It Because I Love You (VIDEO)

Lil Kesh has released the video to his hit single Is it because I Love You featuring dance-hall act, Patoranking. To all ...

Oreoluwa PetersNovember 28, 2015

Why I can’t sign a female artiste yet – Olamide

2015 witnessed the rise of the all male YBNL empire with signees such as Lil Kesh and Adekunle Gold making strong ...

Oreoluwa PetersNovember 27, 2015

Y! Scoop: Olamide’s father was gravely ill

YNaija has gained some insight into the death of the father of Nigeria’s top rapper, Olamide. According to information from the rapper’s ...

Oreoluwa PetersNovember 26, 2015

Rapper, Olamide loses father

Indigenous rapper, Olamide Adedeji is mourning the loss of his father. The YBNL rapper, who just released his 5th studio album, Eyan ...

Op-Ed EditorNovember 24, 2015

The rise of YBNL: Has Olamide built an empire in half the time it took Don Jazzy? (YNaija Long Read)

by Eromo Egbejule The 26-year old is rewriting the rules of a game according to the Master’s manual This November, ...

Isime EseneNovember 15, 2014

Fresh out: Olamide features Don Jazzy in new video, ‘Skelemba’ (WATCH)

by Akan Ido A few days after the release of his album, YBNL’s Olamide follows up by dropping the video ...

Isime EseneSeptember 23, 2014

Fresh out: Rapper, Olamide releases video for hit track ‘Awon Goons Mi’

by Akan Ido YBNL rapper, Olamide A.K.A “Badoo” releases the video for his smash hit, “Awon Goons Mi”. The track ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 19, 2014

“We did not ban Shoki” – National Brodcasting commission denies sanctioning Lil Kesh’s song

by Kolapo Olapoju The National Broadcasting commission of Nigeria has refuted claims that it banned ‘Shoki’, a song by YBNL ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 18, 2014

“LMFAO! NBC don ban my song oh” || Olamide’s protege’s song ‘Shoki’ gets the chop

by Damilola Jagun After enjoying immense success across the country and starting a dance-move, Lil Kesh’s hit single, ‘Shoki’ has ...

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