Tag: Femi Kuti

“We’re Moving Backwards And We’re Praising Stupidity” – Femi Kuti Attacks Buhari

Afrobeat King, Femi Kuti has described the recently inaugurated railway by President Muhammed Buhari as ‘inferior’ and ‘archaic’ at 8th edition of the symposium of The Fela Debates as part of the annual celebration to honour his late father. The musician while speaking at The Fela Debates also blamed the[Read More…]

Bono, Legendary Rock Singer Hangs Wut With Celebrities On Lagos

Bono, lead vocalist and leader of the great rock band U2 is currently in Nigeria. Bono who is the co-founder of One Campaign later in the day met with Nigerian celebrities Cobhams Asuquo, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde, Waje, D’banj, DJ Lambo, Femi Kuti and others. The remix of One Campaign’s theme[Read More…]

‘Politics Na Big Business’! Femi Kuti Teams Up With 2face & Sound Sultan On New Single

Legendary Nigerian musician, Femi Anikulapo-Kuti is set to release his first single as a Chocolate City artiste and it appears the reception would be massive as he features another legend, 2face Idibia and Naija Ninja, Sound Sultan. The Afrobeat king made the announcement via his Instagram account as he posted[Read More…]

Femi Kuti’s Paternity Test Controversy [Read The Official Statement]

Femi Kuti’s management team Chocolate City just released an official statement to further address the rumours about him carrying out a recent DNA test on his children. News published about Afro Beat Legend Femi Kuti that surfaced on the internet on Friday about two of his five children not belonging[Read More…]

Afrobeat Legend Femi Kuti Signs New Management Deal with Chocolate City

Olufela Olufemi Anikulapo Kuti  popularly known as Femi Kuti, a Nigerian musician and the eldest son of afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti signs with record label, Chocolate City. The record label, founded in 2005 by lawyer/entrepreneur Audu Maikori along with Paul Okeugo and Yahaya Maikori has artistes like M.I, Ice Prince amongst others[Read More…]

MTV Africa Celebrates Mediocrity, Disrespected Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, Onyeka Onwenu, Osita Osadebay, Sunny Ade

By Augustine Ogwo “Comparison is the death of joy.” ? Mark Twain Just recently Music TV network, MTV Africa released a list which best defines the adjective, CONTROVERSIAL. No surprises though, it appears that was their aim; to spark a controversy and discussion among Nigerian music lovers. NewsWireNGR’s Augustine examines[Read More…]

VIDEO: D’banj & African All Stars – ‘Cocoa Na Chocolate’

The efforts of the ONE agricultural campaign intensifies with 19 recording artistes from 11 countries in 10 different tongues collaborate on this one. Nigerian musician. Dapo “D’banj” Oyebanjo leads the roll call of artistes on this one which includes: A.Y. (Tanzania), Bufallo Souljah (Zimbabwe), Dama Do Bling (Mozambique), D’Banj (Nigeria),[Read More…]

Tiwa Savage Begs For Patoranking Collabo On MTV Base Official Naija Top 10!

Nigerian screen diva and sultry songstress, Tiwa Savage was this week’s guest on Nigeria’s biggest weekly show, MTV Base Official Naija Top 10 with VJ, Ehiz. The stunning singer and “Shuga 3” actress who is number two on the chart with her monster video, “Eminado”, gets up close and personal[Read More…]

Grammy Nomination For Femi Kuti; Check Out The Complete List Of Grammy Nominees

Nigerian Afrobeat King, Femi Kuti has been nominated in the WORLD MUSIC category for the next Grammy Award for his ‘No Place For My Dream’ Album. This is Femi Kuti’s fourth Grammy nomination in just a decade. Jay Z tops the nomination list with nine nominations. Kendrick Lamar, Justin Timberlake[Read More…]