Davido x Orange Culture Capsule Collection Presented at ‘Music Matters’ in Selfridges, London​

by Rachel Ogbu Today Y! Africa will be present at Selfridges Oxford Circus, London UK for a fashion and music collaboration between African music export Davido, and LVMH Award finalist Orange Culture (LFDW Young Designer alumni) as part of the Selfridges new season “Music Matters at Selfridges” campaign. Music has been a source of inspiration for […]

WIZKID, DAVIDO, MR. EAZI, JOHN BOYEGA, ABRANTEE, GRM DAILY & MORE NOMINATED AFRICAN PRIDE AWARDS

The 2017 African Pride Awards Takes Over The Montcalm Hotel on Sunday, August 13! Following its seminal debut ceremony last July, which saw the likes of Wizkid, Fuse ODG, CEO Dancers and Anthony Joshua take home the biggest prizes of the night, having been voted for by over half a million people online, African Pride […]

Yaya Toure, Davido, Mark Essien, Ivie Okujaye, others are nominees for The Future Africa Awards 2014 [SEE FULL LIST]

    It’s the list the continent has been waiting for! After a full year receiving nominations from across Africa, the Central Working Committee (CWC) of The Future Africa Awards & Summit (TFAAS) has today released the Nominees List for 2014. The list – of five nominees each – is released for the 10 categories […]

Davido performs in Rwanda; 60 000 fans turn up (PHOTOS)

by Lily Rashida

On July 4th, as part of Rwanda’s annual Liberation Day celebrations, President Paul Kagame invited popular Nigerian artiste Davido to perform at a concert with over 60,000 fans and 9 East African Presidents in attendance. President Kagame, his wife and children were at the airport to receive the award winning superstar Davido. Read more about Davido performs in Rwanda; 60 000 fans turn up (PHOTOS)

Davido wins Best African Act at BET Awards 2014, SEE other winners

by Lily Rashida

One of the biggest nights in the music industry- The BET awards 2014 ceremony- is going down now. Music acts from all over the globe are gathered at the Nokia Theatre, Los Angeles- the venue for the event. Several musicians have already been honoured as recipients of this year’s BET Awards. Read more about Davido wins Best African Act at BET Awards 2014, SEE other winners

Two can play: Ghana and Nigeria renew rivalry at annual concert

The two neighbours continued their healthy rivalry last weekend with a sold-out concert. And Y! was in Accra reporting, through Eromo Egbejule. There was so much ado about the 2014 edition of the Ghana Meets Naija concert, before the May 24th date, that it was only natural to anticipate a great show. Empire Entertainment, the organizers […]