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DAMSON IDRIS, THE CONNECT

DAMSON IDRIS, THE CONNECT

Damson Idris has spent the last half a decade playing roles that depict the harrowing realities of growing up as a young black boy, on both...

MADE IN LAGOS, SET FOR GLORY

MADE IN LAGOS, SET FOR GLORY

I don’t remember exactly where I first heard Wizkid’s music. I doubt anybody who has followed his music from the very beginning...

THE SIGNIFICANCE OF WIZKID BEING MADE IN LAGOS

THE SIGNIFICANCE OF WIZKID BEING MADE IN LAGOS

To really appreciate what Wizkid’s journey means to Lagos, one must understand the dynamics of growing up in Surulere, where he was...

WIZKID FC IS AT THE FOREFRONT OF STAN CULTURE IN AFROPOP

WIZKID FC IS AT THE FOREFRONT OF STAN CULTURE IN AFROPOP

Photographer – Mahaneela Choudhury-Reid (@mahaneela.jpg) Photo Assistant – Sarah Harry-Isaacs (@sarah.harryisaacs) Creative...

FEELS LIKE HOME

FEELS LIKE HOME

Wizkid’s emergence at the turn of the decade undoubtedly reinvigorated the cultural esteem of the Nigerian diaspora worldwide. Those of...

HOW WIZKID’S MUSIC TRAVELLED, NO VISA

HOW WIZKID’S MUSIC TRAVELLED, NO VISA

Wizkid’s first official public appearance musically was a feature on MI’s album, Talk About It, laying a stellar hook on “Fast...

STARBOY STYLIN: WIZKID THROUGH THE ERAS

STARBOY STYLIN: WIZKID THROUGH THE ERAS

Photography: Mahaneela Choudhury-Reid (@mahaneela.jpg) Photography Assistant: Sarah Harry-Issacs (@sarah.harryissacs) Creative Direction:...

WIZMAG

WIZMAG

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TENI

TENI

Teni broke the mould and beat the odds, now she’s just having fun with it. Beside me is the most agitated fan in Lagos. It’s the last...

INSIDE LIFE

INSIDE LIFE

  In 2018, Naira Marley embarked on a chaotic two-year run which included; court cases, police raids, a stint in prison,...

TEMS

TEMS

    At the start of 2018, a message from her daily devotional drove Tems to quit her day job as a digital marketer to pursue a...

MOWALOLA

MOWALOLA

Mowalola: I think I’m also quite curious about people. I get a lot of inspiration from just mixing and connecting with different...