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Songs Of The Day: New music from Burna Boy, Blaqbonez, M.anifest more

Songs Of The Day: New music from Burna Boy, Blaqbonez, M.anifest more

Recommended cuts you should get into this...

17 Projects The NATIVE team are looking forward to this year

17 Projects The NATIVE team are looking forward to this year

Dates have already been announced for albums from VanJess, Mr Eazi, Shekhinah, and Scorpion Kings x Tresor...

Best of 2020: A ranked list of the best 20 albums this year

Best of 2020: A ranked list of the best 20 albums this year

From Icytooicy's 'Sorry I Don't Like Phone Calls' to the seminal 'Made in...

In conversation with SirBastien, who is looking to add more depth to Nigerian music’s DIY culture

In conversation with SirBastien, who is looking to add more depth to Nigerian music’s DIY culture

We spoke to the ever-improving polymath about his latest project, 'Mango Island', seeing Odunsi as an inspiration and potentially working...

Odunsi leaks “love issa drug/flood my wrist”

Odunsi leaks “love issa drug/flood my wrist”

Odunsi is truly for the people; "there can never be another...

The increasing allure of non-conformity in Nigerian music

The increasing allure of non-conformity in Nigerian music

Brought to you by artistic convictions and the post-digital...

Chuka “OTTO” Okonjo: The Who, The What, The When, Where & Why

Chuka “OTTO” Okonjo: The Who, The What, The When, Where & Why

Chuka "OTTO" Okonjo is launching his...

A list of comforting songs to listen to soundtrack your healing this week

A list of comforting songs to listen to soundtrack your healing this week

From Tems to Naira Marley, here are some songs that help us...

A list of comforting songs to soundtrack your healing this week

A list of comforting songs to soundtrack your healing this week

From Tems to Naira Marley, here are some songs that help us...

20 Nigerian artists as football stars

20 Nigerian artists as football stars

Davido Ronaldo, Burna Van Djik, Wande Ozil + more perfect comparisons. @ us....

Odunsi the Engine drops suprise EP ‘Everything You Heard is True’

Odunsi the Engine drops suprise EP ‘Everything You Heard is True’

wicked, sexy is finally...

Essentials: ‘Lava Feels’ is Joey B’s assertion of his creative freedom

Essentials: ‘Lava Feels’ is Joey B’s assertion of his creative freedom

With features from Odunsi, Santi, M3nsah, Stonebwoy and more...

Songs of the Day: New Music from Wizkid, Tiwa Savage, WurlD Maison2500 & More

Songs of the Day: New Music from Wizkid, Tiwa Savage, WurlD Maison2500 & More

New Music...

Listen to NATIVE-curated playlists on your favourite streaming services

Listen to NATIVE-curated playlists on your favourite streaming services

The soundtrack to your isolation and beyond...

For the Girls: Tomi Owo will captivate you with her soulful voice

For the Girls: Tomi Owo will captivate you with her soulful voice

Every day this month, The NATIVE will be putting you on to new and exciting female artists from all over...

Odunsi The Engine leaks “Stayin’ Low (Quarantine)” on Friday Cruise

Odunsi The Engine leaks “Stayin’ Low (Quarantine)” on Friday Cruise

New hair, new...

Here are the music projects we’re looking forward to in 2020

Here are the music projects we’re looking forward to in 2020

From Wizkid's 'Made In Lagos' to Tems' debut project...

Watch The Dual-Sided Video For Odunsi The Engine’s “Wetin Dey/Better Days”

Watch The Dual-Sided Video For Odunsi The Engine’s “Wetin Dey/Better Days”

Collapsing summery and sinister into one striking...

Exclusive: Go Behind-The-Scenes of Odunsi The Engine’s horoscopic owambe

Exclusive: Go Behind-The-Scenes of Odunsi The Engine’s horoscopic owambe

Through the lens of...

Essentials: Tay Iwar’s ‘Gemini’

Essentials: Tay Iwar’s ‘Gemini’

Taking the lived-in approach to portraying relationships with lyrics grounded in bleak...

Listen to LeriQ’s “Start All Over” featuring Odunsi

Listen to LeriQ’s “Start All Over” featuring Odunsi

About love amidst the darkness...