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Bio: Maleek Berry is one of the UK’s rising producers. Born in the heart of South London, Berry – real name Maleek Shoyebi – grew up listening to some of the biggest names in R&B from Tevin Campbell, Boyz II Men, Jodeci and of course the one and only King of Pop, Michael Jackson. It […]

Davido is a performing and recording artist and also a music producer. He has been performing and making music since the age of 11 and at 18, he has set up a record label called HKN Music. In a short space of time, Davido has developed a huge fan base worldwide and the young fresh […]

Bio: Tekno Miles is the youngest member of the Made Men Music Group (Triple MG). He’s often referred to as the “Chris Brown of Nigerian music” due to his talent as a singer and dancer. He’s from a family of 1 sister and 4 brothers from Ebonyi State. Tekno has been playing the piano from […]

Folarin ‘Falz’ Falana was born in Lagos Nigeria on October 27th, 1990. He attended St Leos Catholic Primary School in Lagos Nigeria and later went to Olashore International Secondary School, Osun state Nigeria before obtaining an LLB degree from the University of Reading in the UK. He went to the Nigerian Law school and officially […]

Bio: Yemi Eberechi Alade (born 13 March 1989), simply known as Yemi Alade, is a Nigerian Afropop singer. She came into the limelight after winning the Peak Talent Show in 2009. She is best known for her hit single “Johnny”. Yemi Eberechi Alade was born on March 13, 1989 in Abia State, Nigeria. Her father […]

Nigerian afro-fusion artiste and self-proclaimed ‘African Giant’, Burna Boy has been selected by Apple Music to become the latest artiste for their ‘Up Next’ program. The Up Next program is created by Apple to support rising artistes. Each month ‘Up Next’ selects a rising artist for which Apple Music uses all its resources to give […]

Jesse Jagz (Jesse Abaga) has been described as Nigeria’s Kanye West because of his flirtatious experimentation with different genres of music from R&B to roots reggae to Pop all built on a predominantly Hip Hop foundation. Though a native of Pyeri in Taraba State, Jesse grew up in Jos, Plateau state in a music-filled environment […]

Bio Douglas Jack Agu (born 19 August 1989), better known by his stage name RUNTOWN, IS A NIGERIAN SINGER, songwriter and producer with a diverse musical style mix of hip-hop, R&B, reggae and rap. After moving toLagos from Enugu State with Phyno in 2007, he started doing underground collaborations with artists like J-Martins and Timaya. […]

Burna’s Boy’s mother delivered a special message while accepting the honor for “Best International Act” at the BET Awards. Bose Ogulu, the manager and mother of the Afro-fusion musician accepted the award on her son’s behalf. Ogulu, who has accepted trophies for her son in the past, also came with a quick word for African-Americans. […]

Many avid listeners of WorldBeat Radio are quite familiar with Slim Brown, the venerable Nigerian singer with such hits as Control, Number Busy and Aku has done it again. Here in our studio, his music are constantly on heavy rotation and well loved by listeners across the globe and if you listen to our broadcast […]