31 Jul 2014

[MUSIC] Snippsy - Virus Ft Burna Boy

KUDDI BOI MUSIC (KBM) presents a brand new single "VIRUS' by SNIPPSY featuring BURNA BOY. The mind blowing song is produced by GOSPEL ON D BEAT with Creative visuals filmed by MATTMAXX. The 18yrs old singer born (Ndifreke Obong) who is based in Abuja, wont fail to impress his yearning fans.
SNIPPSY Bagged his first award last year December for his first single "OH MY BABY" as song of the year at the annual Ammaward held in Abuja barely a year into his career. 
Here is a follow-up single "VIRUS" which is is a great effort, I'm sure Your hands will be on the replay button............. #SoundIT
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[MUSIC] Kin - Run Dem Down Ft Kay Switch & Ice Prince

Fast rising music sensation KIN premieres a new monster single produced by Rowlins and featuring Chocolate City ace rapper Ice Prince and DB Records' Kay Switch. The afro-ragga cut arranged and mastered by Sammy Gyang is titled "Run Dem Down". KIN displays is musical versatility on the street-hop anthem backed by lush piano organs, distinct synth and rich drums as he emotively sings; "Anybody say they wanna bring me down...Oluwa go run dem down", on the catchy chorus.
KIN, whose previous singles includes the sleeper hit "Ada Owerri" and the viral "Selecta" recently travelled to Lagos from London to shoot the video for the song as well as make few media appearances.
Lovers of good music would say "Run Dem Down" is a collector's item. Listen, download, share and enjoy!

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[MUSIC] Posly TD - Mind Made Up

Guess who's mind is Made Up??? Rapper Song Writer, Dancer PoslyTD has obviously become a force to reckon with in the Music Industry .
He is Out again With Another Mind Blowing Single. He calls this one Mind Made Up.

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[MUSIC] B-Mar - Faded

Exactly 10 months after the release of his previous single 'Red Rose', Wild Bunch presents 'Faded' by 
B-Mar. He decided to drop this for his fans while gearing up for the release of his next official single titled
 "Bad Guy" which is scheduled to drop sometime in August.
 Faded is a melodious tune with stone hard on point lyrical verses, awesome delivery and a laid back, simple 
and soothing hook. Ladies and gentlemen, brace thy selves and lets get faded. Download, listen, enjoy and 
share your thoughts.
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30 Jul 2014

[MUSIC] Samad - Therapy Ft Ice Prince

MGR Records next-rated SUPERSTAR, Samad teams up with Chocolate City rapper Ice Prince on his second single titled “Therapy”.
The song is produced by Sagzy and mixed by Suka.

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[EVENT] Basketmouth.... Uncensored Live in Houston (Dysfunctional Mind)

SK Entertainment + Afromood Entertainment + Domination Nation


Africa's Biggest Comedian...... Basketmouth.... Uncensored Live in Houston (Dysfunctional Mind)

Date: Saturday August 2nd 2014

Doors open at 8pm Show starts 9pm Prompt

Venue : Ayva Center Houston
Address: 9371 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77063

Advanced Tickets; $30 Reg, Vip $50, Tables call 832 420 9182713 269 1259 or 832-640-0322.

*Ticket price subject to change*

Ticket locations:
Order tickets ONLINE via Eventbrite:

SouthWest Farmers Market 9801 Bissonnet St Ste U, Houston, TX, 77036

Houston, TX 77036

Zanzibar Houston 9003 Westheimer Rd Houston TX

Suya Hut 11611 W Airport Blvd, Meadows Place, TX 77477

WAZOBIA AFRICAN MARKET 16203 Westheimer Rd # 10, Houston, TX, 77082
International African Food Market 8433 FM 1464 Suite D, Richmond, TX 77469
CJ African Food Store 6744 Highway 6 South, Houston, TX 77083
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29 Jul 2014

[MUSIC] BBJN - Omo We Don Blow Ft Yung6ix & A-Q

Talented Producer/Artiste BBJN acronym for Beats by Jayy Nation has been on different platforms as a producer and songwriter, taking choruses for most the artiste he has produced for, Beats by jayy has produced for more than 200 artiste world wide, working with artiste like Yemi Alade, Yung6ix, A-Q, Morell, Vector, Terrytharapman, Maheeda, Boybreed, Sojay, J.I etc.
BBJN decides to take his artiste career to another level, with his unique vocals and style that many have compared to the american artiste Future and Nigeria legendary producer DONJAZZY, 
"OMO WE DON BLOW" is the first single off a project he's currently working on, which features sensational rapper YUNG6IX and super lyricist A-Q
THIS IS A JAM BY ALL STANDARDS. Listen, download and share your thoughts.


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[VIDEO] F78 WEEKLY NEWS - The Mavins, Skales, Sinarambo, Joe EL, Davido, Wizkid, 4X4, Sinzu, Godwon, Yvonne Nelson

Here is another episode of Factory78 weekly news featuring the alleged Wizkid and Davido beef, Godwon jabs at rapper Sinzu, D'banjs new love interest, Ghanaian gospel singer caught cheating during her university final exam and Ghanaian comedian dissing actress Yvonne Nelson . Also Factory78's top pick of this week's Afrobeats video releases ( Sina Rambo ft Davido, 4X4 ft Davido, Mavins Dorobucci, Skales and more). Watch and share Factory78 weekely!

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[MUSIC] CJ Mama - Fo Won Lenu Ft. Oritse Femi

Oritsefemi was featured by Cj-Mama (of CADILLY Entertainment) in this 'jaw-breaking' single literally titled 'Fo Won Lenu'; taking friendly swipes at fellow respected rappers in the industry.
For the very first time in recorded history, 3 different accomplished Nigerian Producers: DaPiano, LayLow and TeePiano, produced 'Fo Won Lenu' in 3 separate studios.
With Lines like 'Like Suarez my flow still dey Bite dem' & 'No matter wetin the devil smoke e no fit high reach the Most High', the Pidgin Flow Ambassador has gifted us an ever current afro-pop jam. 'Fo Won Lenu' is the next big tune for every music lover's ears and feet.

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Talking about Ebola control and prevention within the cities in Africa, I get worried and thought about it and I asked myself is this possible? And I answered myself back that it’s impossible due to rate of poverty after reading from www.ebolafacts.com this is my worries.
How and why? I write as below.

1. Over Population
I remembered how I grew up the urban communities, where a house build on a plot or half plot of land rather carries numbers of rooms from ten to twenty rooms plus, different families with at least two bachelors in the house and the rest families with three kids minimum and six in some cases in a room plus the father and mother, on a street this type of houses are mostly 97% built, tell me if a person contact a Ebola in such Building, what is the chances of it not spreading round that community within one week?
No matter how worst one’s family member gets sick and down, the loved ones will still get close to them, if Ebola can be contracted by hand shake and staying under the same roof with such patient as the news in spreading round town, then before the patient is reported to the hospital the family members and neighbors will be infected.

Our General Hospitals: When last did you visit one? The population on a morning queue only is not funny, if an Ebola patient who doesn’t know the nature of his/her illness is on that queue and sharing taught and words with someone next to him/her on that queue which commonly happen when you are in such public queue after hand shake and close sitting next to people on those long chairs and you didn’t think of washing your hands, what’s the chances of not getting infected? Or in a case whereby an unknown Ebola patient fell down on that queue or in a public place and you rushed to pick or check on him/her well being, because there are still good Samaritans in Nigeria and that person sweat robbed your palm or part of your body, what’s the chances of that Good Samaritan not getting infected?

I also remembered very well in the urban communities when our fathers in the compound sit together in the compound to do a brief tenant and landlord meeting and if they have good friendship relationship in such compound there’s always a green bottle with gin or some kind of herbal drink whereby those who drink alcohols will share shots with one small cup all in the name of there is love in sharing, what if an Ebola patient is amongst them and he was the first to use that cup and the funny part is you don’t drink and rinse such cup, immediately Papa Nonso turn his, Baba Biliki will turn his own too and it goes round, so it goes amongst the you in the neighborhood you will see a gathering where boys sit and gisting and there are sharing from one bottle of drink be it herbal or whiskey no one is waiting for a cup and young boys are found of hand shaking no matter the condition the next brother is if they see you before talking at all a hand shake has gone round and some time the hand shake are clockwise.

Talking about poverty is also related to sharing under some condition, I remembered when going to the public school and you have lavish your small token your parents gave to you to school and it’s break time you are so tasty and don’t have a dime on you to buy a sachet of pure water the next option is (GUY ABEG DRINK REMAIN FOR ME) I have been through that before because it’s a turn by turn thing, today you’ll be buoyant in school the next day you’ll go broke and your group of friend won’t want to let you down because we watch each other back and cater of each other back in my high school days, and three of us are sharing a sachet of water, which I know it’s still happening in the public primary and secondary school and this is not only water I also remember some student will even eat and remain for their friends and that same food bought in a canteen or brought from their home will be eaten with one plate and spoon that’s the same plate and spoon the next person eating the leftover will use, worst scenario I also then is we share sachet yoghurt, and I believe it’s still happening because urban kids will always be urban kids.
And these things happened because of poverty, tell me what are the chances of these kids from these poor homes not contracting the virus from the public school?

My personal advice to the general public is be prayerful and not panic and ponder over it else you will be afraid to even step out of your house with your kids to school and your business/work places brethren that's the beginning of causing yourself more arms.

This piece was written by @LaChocko_ , you can follow on twitter.
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28 Jul 2014

[CRITIK 360] The Best Nigerian Raggae/Dance-Hall Act So Far?‏

I recently was at friend's studio when I happened upon an mp3 file titled " Murda dem ". Of course, I played it , my 
To be very honest, I wouldn't say I have any cogent reason for not writing a #Critik360 article for the reading
pleasure of our teeming readers for what seems to have been a...uhm...long time. But my sincerest apologies to our 
dear readers - both new and old. Tito is back. 
curiousity as always, got the better part of me. In the next following minutes as the track played on repeat, 
I was still too blown away to comprehend the beauty of what I was listening to. 
         " Murda dem " is a track by Portharcourt act J2ICE Featuring Porsch Kayiana Produced by Young David. 
This track I realised after a brief research was released in June and has been blazing the Portharcourt airwaves 
and hangouts ever since. The reason is apparent. The song is a jam.
            Actually, I haven't pin-pointed yet what really did capture my attention - asides the song being a good one.
 Its the fair-skinned, innocent-faced Porsh Kayiana! The female patua singer featured on the song. No, its not her
 looks or her audacious hair-do, its her amazing level of dexterity and prowess she exhibits when she speaks patua
(Raggae language). More amazingly, she never 'blow' - or isn't that the term the average Nigerian would call an 
artiste he/she hasn't seen on TV?  But allow me reveal to you some factual information about this talented 'porsh'
 act.  With real names Juliet Thomas, she has been in the music scene for at least six years - yes six. She has worked
 with the likes of Duncan Mighty way back in 2010 on her wildly successful song back in Portharcourt - 
' Blackberry '. She is also a two time nominee and two time Award winner - First was NMVA( Nigerian Music-video 
Awards) 2010, second was CPEA(city people Entertainment Awards) 2014. So for those that haven't heard of her, 
its okay, now you do.

            I was further privileged to find out that she was featured on Hayo Niel's #FREESPIRIT EP set to be out soon. 
 Not to worry, Critik360 would be delighted to make available this track as soon as its available - follow the
 @critik360 handle. I wouldn't say she is just a mere fan of Raggae, because if you ask me I did say she has so much
 more to offer than our self-acclaimed Nigerian Bob Marley and other so-called horn-tooting dance-hall raggae
 artistes in the Nigerian Music industry *straight face. Yes I stand to be corrected.
            You all can follow her on twitter @Iamporshkayiana and look forward to her subsequent tracks or you 
can keep a tab on Critik360 social network hubs to get all subsequent information pertaining to her new
projects and activities. 

 This a #Critik360 article. Copyright 2014. 
   Twitter: @Critik360. Facebook: Critik360.  Email: critik360@gmail.com.         
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[FEATURED] Yemi Alade Performs 'Johnny' On The Season Finale Of The Juice

"Tangerine" diva Yemi Alade closes the season 2 of Ndani TV's "The Juice" with a memorable live performance of her hit single "Johnny" on the grand finale episode.

Accompanied by her Ghen Ghen Groove band and dancers, Ms. Alade thrills and shows us why she is highly sought after and respected for her craft.

Watch, enjoy and drop your comments.
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[MUSIC] Benny U - 17, 18 Ft. P.Fizzy & Yung6ix

Benny U resurfaces with a bumper collaboration featuring Yung6ix and P.Fizzy, The Joint 17,18 sees Benny Trading bars with Yung6ix on a well laced beat produced by P.Fizzy who also sings the Hook.

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HILL TOP NEXT TOP MODEL is a proudly Nigerian modeling reality TV show, bringing amazing models from different African countries into the Hill Top Mansion LIVE in Lagos.

Male and female models will camped in the house for 13 days – Models will be evicted and engaged with lots of activities.

The competition is opened to both male and female models. The competition will end with a large audience concert (grand finally).

The last person standing will win USD 3,000, A brand new car, 1 year modeling contract and scholarship with Hill Top Make-Over’s worth 1.5 million naira.

The 1st Runner up will go home with 200,000 naira, 1 year modeling contract and scholarship with Hill Top Make-Over’s worth 1.5 million naira

The 2nd Runner up will go home with 150,000 naira, 1 year modeling contract and scholarship with Hill Top Make Over’s worth 1.5 million naira.

There would visiting celebrities and judges during every episode.

The HILL TOP NEXT TOP MODEL will be aired in over 17 African Countries and in the UK.

Registration is currently opened: www.hilltopntm.com 

Phone:  08020404716 | 08067236921 

BBM Contact: 26D8EC5D | 28025F46 | 24D7A93B 

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[VIDEO] Orezi - Shoki

Orezi finally drops the visuals for the monster hit "Shoki". "Shoki" by Orezi is undeniably one of the biggest song of the year 2014 as the Popito produced cut has caused a major uproar and taken over the streets and airwaves.
The video features cameo appearances from dance queen Kaffy, comedian Omo Jesu and MTN ambassador/singer-songwriter Harrysong.

In this video Orezi takes us to his hood Okeira, Ogba where the music sensation grew up.

Directed by Tosin Igho, watch, enjoy and share.

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[MUSIC] Skuki - Ibadi Freestye

Bump on this fresh freestyle from dynamic music duo 'Skuki' effortlessly recorded last night in the studio!
A very comical club/banging tune and excerpts from their much anticipated comedy series titled 'Adventures Of Peeshaun & Vavavoom'

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[FEATURED] Dammy Krane & New Mavin Recruit, Di'ja Cover 8th Issue Of Tush Magazine

Foremost urban youth lifestyle magazine, Tush Magazine is out with its 8th issue and usual it features two cover page personalities. Themed 'The Future is now’; it has Dammy Krane who has been crowned the king of new skool fuji and Di'ja, Mavin records' new recruit. This issue features and meets popular video director Sesan Ogunro, Nigeria's popular female disc jockey DJ Frizzie,Cynthia Morgan, Saeon, Sna-z and Choc city's first lady Pryse.

While Dammy Krane sheds more light on his album due for release, 21st August 2014 titled "Enterkraner", Di'ja also shares with us stories on how she got recruited into Mavin records and her experiences working with label mates so far. Also featured on the magazine are interesting stories, reviews and articles focusing on technology, relationships, sports, lifestyle, fashion and shopping voucher giveaways; which makes this issue a totally complete package.

The release of its 8th issue gives way to the traditional "Meet & Greet" event  organized by the magazine which is a platform characterized by autographs and photographs sessions for fans to socialize and meet with personalities featured on the magazine.

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23 Jul 2014

[VIDEO] Mavins - Dorobucci

Arguably the most anticipated video of the year, here's the video for the mega hit single, DOROBUCCI by the Mavins..


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" Ahead of his trip to the United Kingdom this weekend to attend the gig at the Prestigious London Jazz  Cafe, Mr 2kay has just been verified on Facebook.
The official blue barge has been given to the "Summer Girl" crooner who is set to officially release his second UK single come August 24th 2014
He took to his twitter page saying, ''am a happy man, just got verified on facebook as well. Thanks to my active fans. check it here http://www.facebook.com/iam2kay''.
Mr 2kay joins one of the few celebrities in Nigeria that are currently verified on Facebook and the likes of D'banj in the Nigerian music industry. "
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Iyanya, Emma Nyra, and Tekno Miles have officially kicked off their US Tour starting with Atlanta. MMMG first stop was in Atlanta, Georgia for the annual Nigerian Reunion 2014(NRC) and this show was definitely hot! With promising upcoming artist opening up the show, things quickly heated up when Iyanya got his own personal lap dance and show on stage from ATL native. Iyanya was mesmerized, to point that he confessed his love for this lady, stating “All my life I have been looking for a woman who will still my heart, she just stole my heat, she stole my body, she stole my mind, she can steal my money.” MMMG is definitely doing their thing in the US Tour!

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