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Davido, Zlatan & the thrill of adlibs in Nigerian music

Davido, Zlatan & the thrill of adlibs in Nigerian music

No one can be sure what they all mean, but they're...

Songs Of The Day: new music from Burna Boy, Rema, Gyakie, Tsuni and more

Songs Of The Day: new music from Burna Boy, Rema, Gyakie, Tsuni and more

get your weekend started with new releases from around the...

TurnTable Top 50: Teni’s “For You” marches unto its third week at pole position

TurnTable Top 50: Teni’s “For You” marches unto its third week at pole position

Ayra Starr continues her stellar top ten run, and Rema makes his highest entry yet into the...

Songs Of The Day: New music from Rema, Zinoleesky, Skillz8figure and more

Songs Of The Day: New music from Rema, Zinoleesky, Skillz8figure and more

new music from around the continent to kickstart your...

Songs of the Day: Teni, Prettyboy D-O, Omah Lay and more

Songs of the Day: Teni, Prettyboy D-O, Omah Lay and more

Some of the best music from around the continent to start your...

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 New Music: Jonzing World’s “One Shirt” is the motivational anthem the new year needs

Best New Music: Jonzing World’s “One Shirt” is the motivational anthem the new year needs

Singing of the hustle that comes before overnight...

Watch the mysticism-driven video for Ruger, D’Prince & Rema’s joint single, “One Shirt”

Watch the mysticism-driven video for Ruger, D’Prince & Rema’s joint single, “One Shirt”

Jonzing world's new signee is definitely one to watch out...

Best Of 2020: The best guest verses of the year, ranked

Best Of 2020: The best guest verses of the year, ranked

Who delivered the hottest feature verse of the...

Six takeaways from The Headies 2020 nominations

Six takeaways from The Headies 2020 nominations

The good, the not-so-good and the befuddling...

Listen to Rema’s introspective new single, “Peace of Mind”

Listen to Rema’s introspective new single, “Peace of Mind”

Rema captures our stressful reality as young Nigerians living in...

Burna Boy & Rema nominated for Best International Act at MOBO Awards 2020

Burna Boy & Rema nominated for Best International Act at MOBO Awards 2020

After a 3-year hiatus, the MOBO Awards is back to celebrate the best of Black culture in Music and...

Bruk It Down: How BurssBrain and Ozedikus tag-teamed on Rema’s “Woman”

Bruk It Down: How BurssBrain and Ozedikus tag-teamed on Rema’s “Woman”

Producers Ozedikus and Altims talk NATIVE through the wonders they worked on...

6 Young Nigerians on how music helps their heartbreak

6 Young Nigerians on how music helps their heartbreak

From Diddy's "Ass on the Floor" to Jhene Aiko's "Triggered", this is the soundtrack to heartbreak as told by the NATIVE...

Watch Rema in the video for his hit song, “Woman”

Watch Rema in the video for his hit song, “Woman”

Rema's quirky kinks are brought to life in the UAX Studios-directed video...

12 Nigerian Artists As Your Favourite Superheroes

12 Nigerian Artists As Your Favourite Superheroes

Fela Kuti, Wizkid and Tiwa Savage as the leading members of the Justice...

Rema is an adoring lover boy for “Ginger Me” video

Rema is an adoring lover boy for “Ginger Me” video

Watch Rema's leisurely romantic getaway with his...

A 1-listen review of Cuppy’s ‘Original Copy’

A 1-listen review of Cuppy’s ‘Original Copy’

The 12-track offering positioning her as a truly pan-African...

Watch Rema perform “Iron Man” on Jimmy Kimmel Live!

Watch Rema perform “Iron Man” on Jimmy Kimmel Live!

2020 is Rema's year...

Rema teams up with DJDS and Tory Lanez for “Simple Things”

Rema teams up with DJDS and Tory Lanez for “Simple Things”

A fitting song for these times...

Best New Music: Rema solidifies his dominant run with new single “Woman”

Best New Music: Rema solidifies his dominant run with new single “Woman”

Yet another banger from...