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The Shuffle: Majek Fashek’s “Police Brutality” sends a timeless message

The Shuffle: Majek Fashek’s “Police Brutality” sends a timeless message

“Police Brutality” might be a throwback, but is lyrically it’s more timely than...

Songs of the Day: New music from Prettyboy D-O, Nana Fofie, Nasty C, Efya x Tiwa Savage and more

Songs of the Day: New music from Prettyboy D-O, Nana Fofie, Nasty C, Efya x Tiwa Savage and more

All the best music from around the...

Stream Ictooicy’s most adventurous project yet, ‘Lavish’

Stream Ictooicy’s most adventurous project yet, ‘Lavish’

Ictooicy’s conversion into a party-loving seducer is convincing and...

The youth of Oworo are planning a silent protest to ensure Justice for Tina

The youth of Oworo are planning a silent protest to ensure Justice for Tina

#JusticeForTina...

NATIVE EXCLUSIVE: Wavy The Creator is ready for the next chapter of her career

NATIVE EXCLUSIVE: Wavy The Creator is ready for the next chapter of her career

Stream "Genre Bender" to celebrate Wavy the Creator's...

Songs of the day: New music releases from Tochi Bedford x Santi, Omah Lay, Jesse Jagz & others

Songs of the day: New music releases from Tochi Bedford x Santi, Omah Lay, Jesse Jagz & others

All the best music from around the...

Listen to Straffitti & Buju team up on new track, “EVERYWHERE”

Listen to Straffitti & Buju team up on new track, “EVERYWHERE”

The pair show off great...

8 producer/artists tell us what it’s like to be self-sufficient in these times

8 producer/artists tell us what it’s like to be self-sufficient in these times

Featuring words by Dunnie, TMXO, Nxwrth, Veen, Tochi Bedford, Spotless, Omah Lay and Minz...

Songs of the day: New music releases from Wande Coal, TÖME, Runtown, Trill Tega and more

Songs of the day: New music releases from Wande Coal, TÖME, Runtown, Trill Tega and more

All the best music from around the...

Songs of the Day: new music from Wizkid, Burna Boy x Sho Madjozi, Rema, Sauti Sol and more

Songs of the Day: new music from Wizkid, Burna Boy x Sho Madjozi, Rema, Sauti Sol and more

all the best music this new music...

Mr Eazi debuts first single off upcoming emPawa project, “I No Go Give Up On You”

Mr Eazi debuts first single off upcoming emPawa project, “I No Go Give Up On You”

Knits together the anxieties and excitement of falling in...

NATIVE Exclusive: It’s Adey’s time in the limelight

NATIVE Exclusive: It’s Adey’s time in the limelight

"I beleive that at any point in time, songs should evoke maximum emotion"...

The Shuffle: Revisiting the Ludacris sample on Olu Maintain’s “Catch Cold”

The Shuffle: Revisiting the Ludacris sample on Olu Maintain’s “Catch Cold”

The hit song typifies the influence of urban culture on contemporary Nigerian...

NATIVE Premiere: New World Ray embraces the pleasures and misery of drugs and sex in “Minaj” video

NATIVE Premiere: New World Ray embraces the pleasures and misery of drugs and sex in “Minaj” video

A vivid narration of our search for...

NATIVE Exclusive: Meet Edozie Anedu, the Benin based artist behind DRB’s ‘Pioneers’ cover art

NATIVE Exclusive: Meet Edozie Anedu, the Benin based artist behind DRB’s ‘Pioneers’ cover art

Edozie’s work uses vibrant colours and specific stories to celebrates Nigeria’s youth culture...

A guide to Davido’s DMW crew and his influence on Nigerian pop culture

A guide to Davido’s DMW crew and his influence on Nigerian pop culture

9 years after "Back When" dropped, Davido has built a...

Essentials: Listen to Rexxie’s debut project, ‘Afro Streets’

Essentials: Listen to Rexxie’s debut project, ‘Afro Streets’

Defining his role as the architect of street...

Songs of the day: New music from Sauti Sol, Bbanks, Olamide, Jean Feier and more

Songs of the day: New music from Sauti Sol, Bbanks, Olamide, Jean Feier and more

Your latest dose of great music from across...

A list of the best songs to celebrate 4/20 with today

A list of the best songs to celebrate 4/20 with today

The stoner holiday feels especially necessary in...

Best New Music: L.O.S are sensitive thugs on the Genio-produced “Emotionz”

Best New Music: L.O.S are sensitive thugs on the Genio-produced “Emotionz”

The crew are back with a new tape, 'The...

How music is proving to be the perfect cure for cabin fever

How music is proving to be the perfect cure for cabin fever

You notice the details of your emotions in the lyrics, and instantly feel...