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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 […]

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 […]

Nigerian rapper Falz created This Is Nigeria, a parody of This Is America that switched out lyrics and imagery for social ills in his country: machete-wielding gangs, codeine use, internet scammers, and much more. Last week, a Nigerian rapper released his own version of Childish Gambino’s hit song and music video “This Is America.” It’s […]

Orente crooner Adekunle Gold is featuring the Lagos Community Gospel Choir in a new song titled There is a God. Speaking about this song, he enthused that he is a church boy and that he is excited to be featuring a gospel choir on this song which is part of his forthcoming album. He explained […]

Tekno is a young Nigerian musician and music producer he is often called the Chris Brown of Nigeria because of his great talent in singing and dancing. He came into limelight after releasing various hit songs, he has also produced many hit songs too. His biggest song ever is “Duro” released in 2015 He is […]