Blaqbonez to headline BBQ in the Park tagged ‘The Blaqbonez Rave’

Fast-rising rapper, Emeka Akumefule, better known as Blaqbonez is set to headline the signature end-of-the-year event of record label, Chocolate City – Barbeque In The Park, tagged The Blaqbonez Rave. This will be the first time in his career the self-acclaimed best rapper in Africa, who is signed to 100 Crowns, a hip-hop label imprint…

Johnny’s Room Live set to hold in Abuja and Benin in December

Following the success of the first leg of the Johnny’s Room Live 2019 concert held in Lagos in October, sensational Folk/ Alternative-rock singer, Johnny Drille is set to hold the Abuja and Benin editions of Johnny’s Room Live. The Federal Capital Territory will yet again have a feel of Johnny Drille’s musical prowess, dexterity, and…

Grammy Award nominated artiste, Burna Boy debuts at NPR-Tiny Desk Concert

Grammy award-nominated artiste, Burna Boy recently made his debut appearance at the NPR Music-Tiny Desk Concert in Washington DC. The 28-year old singer and songwriter Afro-fusion pioneer, with the aid of a 6-man band, delivered some hit singles off his African Giant album like Gbona, Wetin Man Go Do, Dangote, and Ye. Sandwiched between two…

Burna Boy gets nominated for the prestigious Grammy Awards

On the heels of the cancellation of the Africans Unite Concert that was scheduled to take place this weekend in South Africa by the concert’s organizers, Burna Boy just had his most recent album, African Giant nominated in the Best World Album award category for the 62nd Grammy Awards. Burna, who recently won Best International…

BBQ in the Park: You might want to rethink your December plans

December in Lagos can be a lot! Between the usual congestion, and what can feel like countless events vying for your money and attention, it can be hard to decide on where to focus your energy (and cash). The ultimate goal for most is to ensure that they get bang for their buck – by…

The Coronation: The day Hip-Hop was King once again

In its latest contribution to Nigeria’s hip-hop renaissance, Chocolate City imprint, 100 Crowns hosted its hip-hop centred event tagged The Coronation at CCX Lagos. The label has long been unwavering in its bid to establish hip-hop culture as a big player in a Nigerian music industry that is mostly enamoured with easily digestible pieces of…

Blaqbonez set to debut headline show ‘Blaqbonez Live’ on December 15

In many ways, 2019 has been the year of Blaqbonez. Between a number of well-received releases, magazine covers, international features, audacious campaigns and self-assertive boasts, the 100 Crowns rapper has received wide acclaim and achieved a number of impressive milestones. Never one to rest on his laurels, however, Blaq is capitalizing on the year’s momentum…