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Now Listening: Enye – Odim N’obi (In My Heart)

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The beautiful singer/songwriter, Enye just released a single titled, Odim N’obi (In My Heart).  Enye hails from Enugu, Nigeria.  She currently shuffles between Los Angeles, CA and Lagos, Nigeria where she peforms at various events.  She is what the Nigerian music scene has been waiting for – fresh sound and Read more →

Artist Of The Day – Iyeoka

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Another one of my YouTube finds… “Iyeoka (pronounced ee-yo-kah) Ivie Okoawo is a Poet and Recording Artist, a 2010 TED Global Fellow, the 2nd place 2009 Individual World Poetry Slam Champion, and a spokesperson for the Amenawon Foundation. Daughter of Nigerian-born parents who both hold Doctorate degrees from Boston University, Read more →

Song of the Day – “Ife Wa Gbona” Tiwa Savage Ft. Leo Wonder

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Today’s song of the day is “Ife Wa Gbona” which means “Our Love is Strong.” I must say that Tiwa Savage is up there on my list of favorite Nigerian female musicians… the likes of  Asa, Adaku, Nayo and Ocean.

Artist of the Day – Mojizzey

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Today’s featured artist is the one and only Mojizzey. I like to call him Mojo. I remember first hearing Mojo rap on a mixtape (an actual audio cassette tape… wow! I am old) about thirteen years ago (while in high school) and I was immediately blown away. I have somewhat Read more →

Artist of the Day – Cynthia Morgan

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I recently stumbled on Cynthia Morgan’s while doing my rounds (searh for new Nigerian music) on the web and was I impressed. Who is Cynthia Morgan?… She’s a singer/songwriter/rapper/reggaeton artist who hails from Nigeria. “Born September 23 1991 in Benin South-South Nigeria, she did her primary and secondary education in Benin. Read more →

Artist of the Day – Bracket

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Bracket is a Nigerian music group that hit the African music scene a couple years with the famous hit, Yori Yori (look it up on youtube). A friend sent me this video a couple weeks ago and I thought to share it with you all. The song is titled, Girl, Read more →

Artist of the DAY – Dipo

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Today’s featured artist is Nigerian Musician, Dipo. This song titled, “Be Your Man” caught my attention last year. However, I never saved it on my YouTube playlist  and could not remember the artist or song title for the life of me. Luckily a friend emailed it to me last week and Read more →

Artist of the Day – P Square

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I’ll give you a lil’ introduction on the group, P Square… It’s a two-man group that comprises of two Ibo Nigerian brothers, Peter and Paul. Hence, the name “p-to the power 2” haha! I love math. Less I digress, these boys hit the Nigerian music scene in 2003, and exploded to Read more →