NET SPECIAL: Most successful Nigerian musicians ever

Over the years several musicians have made names for themselves in addition to wealth and affluence while also wielding  influence on brands and upcoming musicians who look up to them. PHOTO: Dare Okesanjo/THENETNG There is no argument about the fact that in Nigeria today, one industry which is getting stronger

7 things you should know about Felabration 2015

Late Fela Anikulapo-Kuti is one of Africa’s greatest musicians. Photo: Filed There is no denying that late Afrobeat legend Fela Anikulapo-Kuti is one of Africa’s greatest musicians ever, and the yearly celebration of his music, life and times – Felabration – has become an event that we all look forward

#Felabration2015: Timaya, Vector, Lil Kesh, Solid Star others to perform tonight

Timaya and Solid Star will be performing at the Felabration tonight. Photo; 960Chick Today, Wednesday, October 14 marks the third day of the 2015 edition of Felabration, a celebration of the music heritage, life and times of Afro Pop Legend, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti.

Preparation for Felebration 2015 hits top gear

Preparation has begun for Felabration 2015. Photo: Filed The preparation for 2015 edition of Felabration, the annual celebration of the late Afrobeat creator, Fela Anikulapo Kuti is in full swing as organisers have announced the theme for this year’s event.

Fela’s 18th remembrance concert holds this weekend

The 2- day event is scheduled to kick-off on Saturday, August 1 and end on Sunday, August 2 to mark 18 years of the legend’s demise. Photo: Filed The New Afrika Shrine and Street Media Solutions present the 3rd edition of The Afrobeat Party, an annual musical concert targeted at celebrating the life and

Fela Never Wore Pants On Stage – Dede (VIDEO)


Popular Afro Beat artiste Dede Mabiaku has lambasted a contestant at the recent Nigerian Idols audition, saying Fela never appeared on stage in pants. The teenager who appeared in pants before the panelists which includes Dede was very hopeful he would make it to the next round of the auditions.