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Bukola Folayan popularly known by her stage name BOUQUI is one of the best gospel hip hop singers Nigeria could boast of. Her Christian faith and strong belief in the words of God as laid...

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By World Hip Hop Market (sources:  www.bellanaija.com, OkayPlayer, BET) The 2012 BET (Black Entertainment Television) Awards nominations are now in. Stephen Hill, President of Music Programming and Specials (BET Networks) made the announcements on May 22 at...

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Nigerian Hip Hop: New Kids On The Block

March 13, 2012 | Comments

Article originally appeared in PM Entertainment online. By Bayo Adetu & Funsho Arogundade Hip Hop is steamrolling through the Nigerian music industry. Already, the country has produced big names in the genre that are holding...

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The Extraordinaires is a collaboration album between Zambia based emcee The Holstar (Slam Dunk records) and Canada based Nigerian producer Teck-Zilla (Str8buttah Productions). This 10 track album is made up of gritty, soulful beats and...

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Global Hip Hop: The Best of 2011

January 5, 2012 | Comments

by Greg Schick (for World Hip Hop Market) I’ve said it before, that every year is a good year for global hip hop. Thousands of albums are released every year and from those you can...

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Latest video from Nigeria's Lineo the Elepepe Master....

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Video of the day: JJC “Say Yes” (Nigeria)

February 2, 2011 | Comments

9ja music 2011 has a new Video from JJC, Single ''SAY YES'' is a new Video off JJC's New Album ''AFRICAN DREAM'' to be released 2011. ...

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‘Hip-hop re-brands Africa as one people’

January 24, 2011 | Comments

Malian Professor Manthia Diawara said hip-hop as a music genre and art form is helping the branding of Africa as one united continent, irrespective of the boundaries created by nationalism and countries that make up...

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What began as a hobby and form of therapy has evolved into a career for Nigerian singer-songwriter Nneka....

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Hip hop star 9ice and his beautiful wife Toni Payne; with whom he tied the knots last year; are separating....

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