Mayorkun & L.A.X Set to Drop New OPPO Collaboration Project ‘Dance’

Global smartphone giant, OPPO Mobile partners with Mayowa “Mayorkun” Adewale and Damilola “L.A.X.” Afolabi to create a brand song for their latest release, the Reno5F smartphone. The announcement was made on the 30th of March, 2021 on OPPO’s official social media platforms.

The unveiling of Mayorkun and L.A.X for the OPPO Reno5F brand song comes after the successful launch of the Reno5 Series i.e. Reno5 and Reno5F in Nigeria.

Speaking on the unveil, Public Relations Manager, OPPO Mobile Nigeria, Joseph Adeola expressed his delight,

“We decided to collaborate with Mayorkun and L.A.X. on the Reno5 F Song because of their amazing ability to relate with their audiences. With their unique talents, L.A.X and Mayorkun are without a doubt, one of the biggest stars in Nigeria Music Industry today. With the OPPO Reno5 F song featuring both artists, I believe Read the rest

Kimora Returns To The Scenes Raw, Fashionable And Ready To Make Her Presence Felt With – ‘Sexy Papa’

Lagos, Nigeria has long been the continent’s most influential pop-culture and entertainment centers, particularly with music. From nurturing genres that were once considered ‘underground’ to becoming Grammy-worthy entries, there are all indications that the potential of music in Africa as a whole has barely been scratched. Everyday, the ‘new’ and ‘pop’ sounds take a distinctly African flavor and innovate, not just to please their local listeners but also become globally relatable and acceptable. Although we’re yet to see more women take on the main stage in the African music landscape, there are a few promising and fascinating acts defying the cookie-cutter Afrobeat signature and carving their own niche, a class that Kimora belongs to.

Born in Nigeria, raised in Dallas, Texas, IjeKimora is a soulful, hip hop diva on the rise in … Read the rest

A rundown of some of the best new music by Nigerian, Ghanaian and Béninoise acts including ‘Somebody Baby’ By Peruzzi featuring Davido

Best New Music is our weekly roundup of fresh and hot releases you ought to listen to. It’s time to update your playlist.

Follow NotJustOk’s specially curated playlist on Spotify – Afrobeats Hits.

 

Peruzzi x Davido – Somebody Baby

DMW acts, Peruzzi and Davido link up to call out their baby who has been playing tricks on them, chopping their money and professing fake love. Peruzzi and Davido decide to openly call her out on “Somebody baby” off the latter’s forthcoming album, “Rum and Boogie.”


Enisa x Davido – Love Cycle Remix

American Singer, Enisa collaborates with Nigerian megastar, Davido on the remix of her hit single “Love Cycle”, and as usual Davido delivers on the Latino-like tune. The artistes  display an impressive chemistry on … Read the rest

 It is commonly believed that the Nigerian dream is to migrate out of the country to developed nations and benefit from the structured lifestyle they offer. But when choreographer and Afrofusion dancing sensation, Iziegbe ‘Izzy’ Odigie came back to school in Nigeria at the age of three, she had no idea that for her, it would put her on the path to her dream job as the aforementioned, a job where she would with her movement and art, be one of the key personalities helping to export Afrobeats to the diaspora. 

Iziegbe ‘Izzy’ odigie

It’s 6 years since Izzy set out on that path, and she’s fully in her element as the dancer she’d hoped to become after going back to the states and finding herself in the frenetic moves of Afrodance and the escapist music that feeds the culture. 

For Notjustok’s celebration of Women’s History Month, we talk to Read the rest

Singer/Songwriter, Angeloh has released the third part of his EP series, “Love Child 3”

“A person who does not love does not know God, for God is Love.” 1 John 4:8.

Art work for “Love Child 3” EP

Love Child 3 is the third part of an EP series by Angeloh. In this instalment, the body of work draws from the love triangle of Angeloh’s relationship with himself; his relationship with his wife; and his relationship with his God.
It is the fruit of his journey towards healing and self discovery; a path that drove Angeloh deeper into
the secret place where the Father is.

According to Angeloh, “I can now truly love myself, my spouse, family, and neighbour because I am encountering God’s love: For a person who does not know God’s love cannot truly love.
My desire is that this project draws every listener into the secret place, Read the rest

Roadman

Known for his lush baritone, captivating rhapsodies and layered sounds fusing afrobeats, R&B, funk, jazz and hip-hop, New York based Afrofusion artist and producer ROADMAN – real name Toro Alaba – started 2021 with Afrochella and Audiomack ranking him among their Top 25 Rising Stars for the year, and he follows that up on March 4 with the release of his third studio EP titled GHETTO BOY FLY, which also comes with the alternative name of ‘Ologo’, meaning ‘glorious child’ in his native Yoruba language.

 

The EP opens with ‘Nobody Knows’, which was inspired by the unprecedented events of last year and sees Roadman reflecting on how there’s only so much we can do in life, and the fan-favourite jam ‘Gbewa’, before it reveals the archetypal Roadman sound on ‘OTR’ with its night-time groove and palmwine music vibe, enters the political … Read the rest

Your boys will surely love Yosemite when you take them there. As a rough guide, 95% to 85% is good for logos and images used in formatting. (Pixels are the tiny dots.

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London holds a remarkable history of over 2000 years. Writing hit songs about life is Billy Joel’s modus operandi. picplzthumbs Seriously, nearly every memorable song in his discography relates in some way to living life to its fullest or remembering the good times. This is the Time” is a reminder to remember the now because these are the good times. It is about enjoying the present, because things inevitably change, even if we wish they didn’t. It’s about not taking anyone important in your life for granted, because you never know when your relationship (or even life) will end. Another great ghazal from the great Jagjit Singh. This number established him as a … Read the rest

Nigeria’s popular reality TV show by MultiChoice, BBNaija is back in 2021 for its sixth season audition with a cash prize that’s got every one talking!

While the audition is open to the public, they have revealed that they are giving preferential treatment to some people if they qualify with their listed criteria below.

BBNaija Audition 2021 Criteria

1.  The first qualification is that you have to be a customer of their DSTV and Gotv platforms to get the chance to be among the fisrst set of prospective housemates to be auditioned for the sixth season of the Big Brother Naija reality show.

2. The second qualification, which is also very important is that you have to be 21 years and above to participate. So if you’re less…

3. In case you’re wondering, this is the best time to be proud of your Nigerian nationality as you have to be … Read the rest

Global Music Provider – ONErpm Announces Operations In Nigeria

Now celebrating its 11th year as one of the fastest-growing global independent music companies, ONErpm is proud to announce the opening of its operations in Lagos, Nigeria, that includes a premiere artist roster. The Lagos office joins existing offices in more than 20 territories globally (onerpm.com for all locations).

“We are pleased to introduce our current African roster—which includes Flavour, Timaya, Laycon, Ada Ehi, Bella Shmurda, Reminisce, YCee, Umu Obiligbo, Kcee to name a few—and will continue adding artists under the direction of country manager Osagie Osarenz,” says Martin Price, director of A&R, North America and Afro-Caribbean operations.

“These artists deserve to be heard,” Osarenz adds, enthusiastically. “The goal is to consistently and innovatively add value to the African music industry.”

As recently announced, ONErpm has unveiled a new, proprietary state-of-the-art platform boasting a streamlined user interface that combines daily performance … Read the rest

A rundown of some of the best new music by Nigerian and Ghanaian acts including ‘Blow Up’ by Dancehall artiste, Shatta Wale

Best New Music is our weekly roundup of some of the hottest music releases. It’s time to update your playlist.

Follow NotJustOk’s specially curated playlist on Spotify – Afrobeats Hits.

 

Shatta Wale x Skillibeng x Gold Up – Blow Up

Ghanaian dancehall star, Shatta Wale links up with Jamaican act, Skillibeng and Gold Up to deliver his 10th single of the year. The tune was produced by Gold Up and Eastsyde Records.


Naira Marley x Busiswa – Coming 

Have you ever wondered what a Nigerian and South African street-hop collab would sound like? Look no further, Naira Marley alongside Busiswa got the right answer for you. The South African renders her verse in her local dialect as she sprinkles that Amapiano dust on this sexual-themed bangingRead the rest