2015 is the year that saw various high points within the glorious world of entertainment and Media. From chart toppers to spell-binding performances and brands winning Big! There is never a time when our jaws aren’t dropping. Let us break it down for you.
The year kicked started with good happenings when Tiwa Savage shared the great news of her pregnancy on the first day of the New Year. the caption 2015….Just the 3 of US…? #AllGloryToGod.” Finally the Mavin Diva has showed us the baby pics
Starboy Wizkid Buys Himself N42M Bentley Automobile New Year Gift
Wizkid kicks of the year on a high note though, acquiring a luxury automobile worth way more than any other car he has ever owned in the past, Less than 48 hours in the year 2015. Wizzy is most definitely the “Baba Nla” now.
Reminisce Signs Mouth-Watering Endorsement Deal with Orijin
Remilekun Abdulkalid Safaru, popularly known as Reminisce,in the same January got signed the first endorsement deal of 2015 with alcoholic herbal drink, Orijin. He shared a picture on his Instagram page with the caption:
“They say i be local rapper….but you know,I am the Orijinal of Orijinals.I appreciate my culture,understand my roots and create my own Orijinal beat.Proud to be ALAGA of ORIJIN,a brand that celebrates #ORIJINALITY.#BABAHAFUSA #AGA #TESOJUE”
Fliptyce inked a deal with Dr Dre’s Aftermath Records (Stories that never comes true).
Producer extraordinaire, Fliptyce of the monster hit P-Square’s “Chop My Money” which was later remixed with an Akon feature, also get some international recognition through his production, with True Shine entertainment owned by internationally renowned entrepreneur, rapper/record producer and social activist Orion “OP1″ Peace, who has worked with Snoop Dogg, Steve Wonder, Stephen Marley, Rakim, Cassidy, Lauryn Hill, and Seun kuti, to name but a few. To Be Honest fans, it never came through, maybe they are cooking up something new, lets watch out for Fliptyce.
Wizkid Cut off His Dread, Check out New Look
The starboy also got a new look, rather went back to his old ways from when he did “Holla at ur Boy”.
Wizkid SHARED the photo below with the
caption :BACK TO MY OLD WAYS. Im sure all the ladies love him for this, yaaaahy
Tekno Acquire Himself a Brand New Range rover Sport.
In the same Janurary 2015, The “Duro” crooner, Alhaji Tekno shared a photo of his new car and captioned it thus: “If it’s not black, it’s not mine”. And it’s definitely black so it’s his. To confirm if it’s true or Nay, a source reached out to Ubi Franklin his manager and he confirmed it’s true.
Tiwa Savage Goes Braless in Hot photo XXXX
Mavin First lady and Mrs Billz , I Think Tiwa Savage is The Sexiest Nigerian female Actress, Do you agree?? Check Out her New Photoshoot with Blanck magazine, She posted the photo with this Caption #WCW Kai na so I sexy reach before ‘
Nollywood Actors Confirms Muna Obiekwe’s Death
The AGN president Ibinabo Fiberesima confirmed it in a phone conversation in 2015 of the death of the handsomeMuna Obikwe’s death. Als the Twitter handle saying he is still alive has proven to be fake. It was a sad moment and a huge loss the Nollywood witness.
Federal Government Plans to Ban Porn Sites – NSA
In January 2015, The National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd.), says the Federal Government plans to introduce a law to ban and block all P0*n websites in the country. Dasuki who is now the former NSA boss standing trial for Arms deal Fraud said this at the closing ceremony of a three-day workshop on use of social media organised for Islamic preachers, Imams and youths by the national body of Izalatil Bid’a Wa’iqamatis Sunna (JIBWIS)in Kaduna. The workshop was aimed at correcting anomalies in the use of social media.
Tonto Dikeh Loses Her 4 Month-old Pregnancy?
It most have been a very sad year for actress Tonto Dikeh after losing her colleague Muna who died in a battle with Kidney failure but little do we know that the actress lost her 4-5 months pregnancy, A snitch provided our source with the medical report though we can’t share it here due to some privacy reasons. The actress made a shocking revelation to her fans on instgram with a pic of a baby she shared with a caption of; “I would have been a mother in few months time”
Olamide Welcomes Son[See Photos]
It was a year of Celebration as Rapper Olamide has set his thousands of fans on Instagram on a congratulation course. The YBNL Boss shared a photo of a new baby, who apparently, shares his surname “Adedeji”, not quite long other celebrity Took To social media to congratulate him.
Nollywood Actor Muna Obiekwe Finally Laid to Rest
May his soul rest in peace, Nollywood actor, Muna Obiekwe was finally laid to rest in February in his hometown of Umudioka in Anambra state. The Late Actor was survived by two children.
Let’s Introduce Pidgin English in our Schools – Tuface Idibia Says
music Legend 2Face Idibia has suggested that Pidgin English be introduced in Nigerian schools to aid communication and transfer knowledge to kids in rural areas who use Pidgin English as their second language.
The Afro-pop icon gave this opinion at the MTV Base #ChooseOrLose Roundtable in February 2015. “For me, they can gather some linguistic professors and let them package pidgin English properly,” he said, acknowledging that this may be the most effective way of tackling the education deficit in parts of the country with a language barrier. When will this happen, well just stick around until then keep your fingers crossed.
Patoranking signs Distribution Deal with World’s Largest Reggae Company, VPAL
Patoranking who was “Next rated act” @ the 2014 Headies took us by surprise in February 2015. He was in New York to meet with the World’s Largest Reggae Music distribution company VPAL and he signed a distribution deal with them. VPAL Music is a New York-based record label. The label is a sub-label within VP Records Music Group since 2009. VPAL Music deals with independent artists and record labels. Through VP Records distribution channel, VPAL distributes music worldwide to help talented reggae artists. One of the biggest successes of VPAL is Israel Vibration’s Reggae Knights. The album got high recognition and strong sales through VPAL distribution and was nominated for Best Reggae Album Grammy in 2012.
Nigeria music is definitely heading towards the right direction for world recognition. Big ups to Patoranking andFoston Music.
Burna Boy Finally Floats New Record Label, Spaceship Entertainment
Nigerian afro pop star, Burna Boy has finally set up his own record label after parting ways with his former record label, Aristocrat Records in June 2014.
Burna Boy’s new record label is called Spaceship Entertainment and he confirmed while tweeting from his verified Twitter account with with over 178,000 followers saying: ‘My Official Record Label twitter and Instagram account is up Spaceship_ent please follow and share.’
Congrats once again Oluwa Burna.
Wizkid set to Drop single featuring Chris Brown****
Looks like we all are still in Anticipation for what might finally be called Wizkid x Chris Brown collaboration soon as Wizkid uses his twitter account to confirm the single in February 2015. American rapper Wale says the song is a “hit”. im still waiting to oooo, or it is just one of those publicity stunts?
“All you do is beg Hoes for Money!” Wizkid Hits Hard on Skales
2015 has it ups and down in the entertainment scene, we also saw two former label mate in a beef. Well it looks like we were a bit premature in thinking it was all done with the last set of jabs between WizKid and Skales. Looks like WizKid wasn’t going to take the high road at all, and just came out swinging hard at Skales, stating “All u know how to do is wear fake chains and beg hoes for money! I’ll help finish ur dead career!” Well damn! That’s super harsh yo. He also went to claim that Skales can’t write a hit record at all. Here are more tweets from WizKid and the reply Skales gave.
Did Wizkid and Skales stage a Twitter Beef?
Twitter went crazy with Wizkid and Skales going back and forth at each other. A lot of people seem to think that the uproar might have been staged to create some kind of attention around Skales. Hours after the supposed beef, Skales dropped his video “Jekomo” and also deleted all tweets related to the argument.
Aside from this, it is reported that both Wizkid and Skales were present at GATP (Grill At The Penthouse) event which held in Lagos at Mega Plaza on Sunday, February 22, 2015. Eye witnesses claim they even shared a table together.
Theft Alert: Skales Calls Out Wizkid on Twitter!
I must say the enterainment Industry has transcends a great deal.