🎧 Listen Live The Beat 99.9 FM

Live on air

Burna Boy, Asake, Others Nominated For 2024 BET Awards (FULL LIST)

The organizers of the annual BET Awards announced the nominations for the 2024 edition on Thursday with African stars making a significant impact.

The organizers of the annual BET Awards announced the nominations for the 2024 edition on Thursday with African stars making a significant impact. While the ‘African giant’ featured in the Best Male Hip Hop Artist and Best Male R&B/POP Artist categories, Burna Boy is joined by fellow Nigerian acts – Asake, Ayra Starr, and Seyi […]

Rema, Burna Boy, Asake lose out on Brit Awards

The 44th edition of the Brit Awards ceremony presented by British Phonographic Industry (BPI) was held at the weekend, at the O2 Arena in London. Nigerian superstars Burna Boy and Asake lost the Best International Artist category to American R&B superstar SZA. Rema’s ‘Calm Down’ nominated for the International Song of the Year lost to […]

Asake and TG Omori reunite for the music video for “Only Me”

Asake debuted his popular song “Only Me” on his birthday to kick out 2024. Now, he’s unveiled the newly created visuals, which were shot by master cinematographer TG Omori. Asake plays a colourful priest in the video, leading a procession that is evocative of classic Nollywood occult scenes while wearing a white and gold cloak. […]

Burna Boy, Asake, Rema, Tyla, nominated for 2024 Brit Awards

African music is experiencing rapid international recognition, with the superstars behind this global exportation enjoying both commercial success and critical acclaim. International superstars Burna Boy, Asake, Tyla and Rema have all earned nominations for the 2024 Brit Award. Burna Boy and Asake received nominations in the Best International Artist category, competing with American superstars Taylor Swift, Miley Cyrus, SZA, […]

Asake Releases his First Single of 2024 Titled ‘Only Me’

Asake has started strong in 2024 by unveiling his first single of the year, titled ‘Only Me,’ which coincided with his birthday release. ‘Only Me’ is set to mark the beginning of Asake’s 2024, as the superstar is anticipated to continue his mainstream dominance, a trend that commenced in January 2022 with the release of […]

Davido’s ‘Timeless’ The Most Streamed Album In Sub-Saharan Africa In 2023

Nigerian superstar Davido is ending 2023 strong with his fourth album, “Timeless,” continuing to shatter numerous streaming records. In the recently released Spotify Wrapped 2023, Davido’s album ‘Timeless’ is ranked as the most streamed album on Spotify in sub-Saharan Africa in 2023. The album recently earned a nomination for Best Global Album at the 2024 […]

Asake Releases ‘Lonely At The Top’ Remix Featuring H.E.R

Asake links up with American superstar H.E.R for the remix of his hit single from the Work Of Art Album “Lonely At The Top”. The original broke records topping the charts in Nigeria where it set a new 13 weeks record. The track is from Asake’s second album, “Work of Art,” and it discusses the […]

Winners At The 16th Headies Awards

The 16th Headies Awards ceremony was held in Atlanta, Georgia, on September 3, 2023, for the second year in a row. Here is a list of all the winners. Best Rap Single Odumodublvck – “Declan Rice” Best Vocal Performance Wande Coal – “Kpe Paso”  Best Music Video Director K – “Calm Down” (Remix) Best Rap […]

The Headies Release Full Nomination List

The Headies have announced the 2023 Rookie of the Year nominees on July 11, 2023. Fast-rising artist Odumodu Blvck, Bloody Civilian, who appeared in “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever,” Bayyani, a star on Mavin Records who is quickly rising, Singer Guchi, Eltee Skillz, whose song “ODG” became a major hit in 2022, and up-and-coming performer Khaid […]

Asake releases new song “Yoga”

The 28-year-old released the song “Yoga” yesterday, produced by Magicsticks. The Lagos born star plans to continue his incredible winning streak, which previously lasted all the way through 2022, continues with “Yoga.” His debut album, Mr. Money With The Vibe is the all-time highest-charting debut album from Nigeria. In addition, he smashed the record for […]