Neither Incantation, nor Panacea

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Today, we go back to an underrated Nigerian singer, producer and songwriter. Paul I.K. Dairo, who goes by the stage name Paul Play, is the son of the legendary Juju singer I.K Dairo M.B.E. He was part of the group Oxygen that also featured Slam (of Ibu Chineke fame). With…

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Beef or kPomo?

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In the spirit of the recent “Beef” between Wizkid and Linda Ikeji, we will have a throwback to Tony Tetuila and and Remedies. The story–is that–Tony considered himself part of the group, Remedies. However the other members, Eedris and Eddy Remedy, considered him a backup vocalist/dancer. Tony left the group…

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In the past two decades we have had a broader spectrum in the genre of music accepted and performed in Nigeria. The likes of Weird MC, Sasha P, Kween and Blaise emerged during the early parts of the Hip Hop renaissance. As the industry became bigger it drew in more…

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Throwback Thursday Jams

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Today’s edition of Thursday throwback jams  will be dedicated to the late Nomoreloss, who passed recently. He was the voice behind the famous hook on Rugged Man’s Ehen. He also sang Iyawo Asiko, Ololufe and Kilode. He was also a comedian and a TV personality. Rest peacefully Nomoreloss.

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Neither Incantation, nor Panacea

Neither Incantation, nor Panacea

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In messy human affairs, it is not enough to rely on good intentions. Decent ideas untethered to reality could lead to evil consequences. As Nigeria descends to hell, various personalities have rushed to opine on what ails our country. One word making rounds in the national conversation is federalism. Some…

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A nation that could have been

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What if Nigeria was set up as an equal opportunity system? What if citizenship was not tied to where ancestors were born, but where one chose to live and give expression to their potential? What if considerable investments were made on the nation’s judicial system, to ensure that everyone, irrespective…

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Paul-play-new.

Play Time

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Today, we go back to an underrated Nigerian singer, producer and songwriter. Paul I.K. Dairo, who goes by the stage name Paul Play, is the son of the legendary Juju singer I.K Dairo M.B.E. He was part of the group Oxygen that also featured Slam (of Ibu Chineke fame). With…

Source: Benzenreporters.com

Beef or kPomo?

By

In the spirit of the recent “Beef” between Wizkid and Linda Ikeji, we will have a throwback to Tony Tetuila and and Remedies. The story–is that–Tony considered himself part of the group, Remedies. However the other members, Eedris and Eddy Remedy, considered him a backup vocalist/dancer. Tony left the group…

Image Source: http://nxr.dromhga.top/c/singing-woman-clip-art/

Let’s Talk Women

By

In the past two decades we have had a broader spectrum in the genre of music accepted and performed in Nigeria. The likes of Weird MC, Sasha P, Kween and Blaise emerged during the early parts of the Hip Hop renaissance. As the industry became bigger it drew in more…