Seasoned sounds from Nigeria
Photo credit: Vic A. Granell (flickr)
Photo credit: Vic A. Granell (flickr)

Have you ever imagined what life would look like without ‘Music’?  Music gives life to the human soul and as such, it has become a part of our everyday life.

Suffice it to say however that music can be defined as a form of entertainment, which is a blend of sounds that is pleasing to the ears.

In the light of the above however, I will be unveiling to you some of the best sounds heating up the airwaves in Nigeria, some radio stations and nightclubs in the United Kingdom.

Here is a list of some of the songs and a brief biography of the artistes in question.  Sit back, relax and enjoy the vibes


Iyanya feat Don Jazzy and Dr Sid (up to something)

Born October 31st 1986 in Cross River state to a family of four, Iyanya Onoyom Mbuk is a graduate of Business Management of the University of Calabar and co-founder, Made Men Music Group.


Wizkid feat  Drake (come closer)

Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun (born 16 July 1990), better known by his stage name wizkid (sometimes stylised as WizKid), is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. He started recording music at age 11 and managed to release a collaborative album with the Glorious Five, a group he and a couple of his church friends formed.


Davido (If)

The enegetic star was brought up in Lagos State Nigeria of which he later lost his beloved mother, Dr Vero Adeleke in 2003.Life History.

Davido Biography -Davido came into limelight in 2011 after releasing his popular song “back when” that features rapper Naeto C that rapper that sang ten over ten incase you don’t recall.

As at the time of this compilement, Davido who is a talented songwriter is a part time student at Babcock University in Ogun State, Nigeria.


Maleek Berry (Eko miami)

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.

Fast Forward to 2009, Maleek Berry spent years working on his craft in between formal education – attaining a Bachelors degree in Computer Science.


Phyno feat Psquare ( financial woman)

Chibuzor Nelson Azubuike also known as Phyno is the undisputed ‘Man of The Year’. The talented Igbo rapper who started out as a producer has risen to become one of Nigeria’s biggest music acts today.


Runtown (Mad over you)

Runtown, whose real name is Douglas Jack Agu is a Nigerian singer, songwriter and producer with a diverse musical style mix of hip-hop, R&B, reggae and rap. The singer who hails from Enugu state came into limelight after he collaborated with Davido on his song “Gallardo” and recently his latest track, ‘Mad Over You’ has been a hit.


Mr Eazi (leg over)

Mr Eazi born July 19th, had his basic and secondary education in Lagos, Nigeria and university education in Ghana.


Harrysong feat Timaya ( Samankwe)

Harrysong (Nigerian) is a popular, fast rising musical artist, a singer and songwriter from Delta State, Nigeria. Like most musical artists, harrysong started music like…


PSquare (Away)

Peter and Paul Okoye, are identical twin brothers, who perform as a duo named P-Square . Their music career started as students of St. Mulumba Secondary School in Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria where they were members of the Music and Drama group.




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