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Events : Kiss Daniels Live @ Bank Holiday Festival

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‘Oya woju oooo , baby ko ya woju ooo ‘

The best thing about May apart from it being my baby sisters birthday .. The UK gets not one but two bank holidays *shakes idi* . To celebrate the spring bank holiday there is an all day bank holiday festival being held at Club Zeros in Enfield. There will be food and music by top Dj’s;  Dj Edu , DJ Unstoppable and DJ Untouchable … Most importantly Kiss Daniels will be there !!!! *swooons*

Check out the flyer below for more information.. Tickets start from £20 Hopefully see you there

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In the meantime check out this awesome acoustic version of Woju performed as part of the Ndani live sessions :

 

Ninz

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Events : Basketmouth valentines tour ft Wizkid , Olamide & Patoranking

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Feb 14th , Val’s day , ojo Valentine is nearly upon us ( only 8 days away but hay , who is counting ) ..If you are still looking for a motive for the night , i suggest you get you and your loved one down to Basketmouth’s Valentines comedy show. This years show will take place at The Eventim Apollo (Hammersmith Apollo) and there will be performances from Olamide, Patoranking and Wizkid !!! Ahhhh Shoki !!

It’s not to late to join the fun ..there are still a few tickets available to purchase here

One of Africa’s top comedians “Basketmouth” announced his 2015 UK tour dates with a short skit titled  ‘blind date’.  

After the massive  and over subscribed Basketmouth Uncensored Tour in 2014, Basketmouth and cokobar.com decided hold the 2015 London Valentine date at the prestigious and bigger London Eventim Apollo.

The event will have other guest comedians, a special feature on Dr Love AKA Basketmouth and music performance by popular Afrobeat Artistes.

Just get ready for a rib cracking evening!

Check out the trailer below :

Hopefully see you guys there ^_^

Ninz

Listen to the Chairman album via Google+ Hangout with MI

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Calling all MI Abaga fans !!! The Chairman is giving all his fans to hangout with him and listen to his brand new album before it’s release on Thursday . Fans will also get the opportunity to ask MI any burning questions they may have . I know i have a few .. like when are you going to hire me to work at Loopy Records loool.

The hangout will take place via Google + Tomorrow Wednesday 29th October at 11am . You can register here to gain access –> https://plus.google.com/events/cmg78rag58jl734q022grsj6e68

See you guys there ,

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Ninz

Events – Julius Agwu ‘ Crack Ya Ribs’

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It’s the bank holiday weekend hooooraaayyyyyyy. Apart from the 3 day weekend and the annual Notting Hill Carnival , i love the August bank holiday the weekend the most as the hottest Nigerian acts storm London 😀 . There are an array of Nigerian events happening over this bank holiday weekend . I will be listing the hottest events to attend so make sure you keep checking Naija To LA !!

The first event is Julius Agwu’s annual ‘Crack Ya Ribs’ comedy show . 

This year’s 9th annual Crack Ya Ribs comedy extravaganza is headlined by Nigeria’s top funny man Julius Agwu along with the finest African comedians Akpororo, FunnyFace,Osama and Pencil.

Supporting on the night will be Phyno, Chidinma,Patoranking, Illbliss and Dizzy VC. This event will also feature two prominent London based Nigerian DJs, DJ Abass and DJ Osa Jatt.

Over the years, Crack Ya Ribs has grown to be Africa’s biggest comedy concert with previous host cities including Atlanta, Texas, Glasgow, Manchester, Lagos, Abuja and Port-Harcourt.

Visit Julius Agwu’s official website, http://www.juliusagwu.tv and follow him on twitter @juliusagwu1. You can also follow Crack Ya Ribs events @crackyaribs.

 

This years show will take place at the Hackney Empire tomorrow August 24th show starts at 6pm and tickets start from £25 . You can purchase tickets on the Hackney Empire website http://www.hackneyempire.co.uk/2668/shows/crack-ya-ribs.html or by calling the box office on : 0208 985 2424 .

Check the trailer below :

Ninz

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NEA Awards 2014 – My vote

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The 2014 NEA Awards is just around the corner . This years ceremony will be hosted by comedian Bovi , on air personality Gbemi O and actress Funke Akindele . Voting for the 2014 NEA Awards closes today . Make sure you visit http://www.neaawards.com to cast your vote !!

I thought I would share my views on who I think should take home the award in each category. So here it goes, this is how Ninz would vote .. Let me know if you agree or disagree

p.s i have only noted my votes within music categories .

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Ninz

Most Promising Act
Di’Ja
Ayo Jay —-> Ayo Jay has shown the most consistency .. Available !! Need i say more?
El Phlex
Koko J
Snaz
Brain BOi
DJ Moe Sticky

Gospel Artist
Tim Godfrey —> I recognised this name the most
Frank Richboy
Flo Rocka
Segun Arugboojo
Nikki Laoye
Sabina
Proverb

Entertainment Personality
Toolz
Lizzy Yemoja
VJ Adams
Toke Makinwa —> Her Vlogs are the best !
Derenle
IK Ogbono

Indigenous Artist
Oritse Femi
Reminisce –> He is too underrated in my opinion
Sean Tizzle
Jaywon
Flavour
Timaya
MC Galaxy

Comedian
Bovi  —> He has one of my favourite skits out 
Funnybone
Ajebo
Akporor
Helen Paul
Chigul

Best New Act of the Year nominees 
Orezi
Patoranking
Runtown –> This was actually a tough one . I haven’t disliked any of his singles so far
Charass
Tekno Miles
Oritse Femi
Skuki

Best Album of The Year 
KCee – Takeover,
Burnaboy – (L.I.F.E),
Jesse Jagz – Jagz Nation Vol 1: T.N.C –> Another tough one , based on play count 
Sean Tizzle – Journey
Flavour – Blessed –
Olamide – Baddest Boy Ever Liveth,
Tiwa Savage – Once upon A Time

Male Artist of the Year
Kcee
Davido —> Aye and shoki remix !!
Iyanya
Wande Coal
Wizkid
Oritse Femi
Patoranking

Female Artist of the Year
Tiwa Savage
Yemi Alade
Seyi Shay –> Beauty , vocals and dance skills 
Cynthia Morgan
Eva
Chidinma
Niyola

World DJ
DJ IK
DJ Shinski
DJ Cuppy
DJ Flexx
DJ Tunez
DJ Spinall –> Gba Gbe makes me soo happy 
DJ Xclusive

Best R&B artist of the year
Praiz –> His voice is divine 
Tiwa Savage
Wande Coal
Ayoola
Banky W
Chidinma
Harry Song

Entertainment Executive of the year
Efe Omorogbe
Don Jazzy –> His humbleness and for bringing hits such as Surulere & Dorobucci
E-Money
Illbliss
Ayo Animashaun
Steve Babaeko
Okwudili-umenyior

Best Rap Act of the year
Olamide –> This was too easy
Phyno
Ice Prince
Eva
Show Dem Camp
Reminisce
Cynthia Morgan

Music producer of the year
Duncan Daniels
Dtunes
Don Jazzy —> Surulere !!
Blaq Jerzy
Pheelz
Del B
Maleek Berry

Best Music Video of the year (artist & director)
Jaiye Jaiye – Wizkid &Sesan
P-Square- Personally –>Loved the Michael Jackson theme
Rands&Naira (Emmy Gee & Nick)
Oh Baby Chidinma ft Flavour & C.Peters
Skelewu – Davido & Moe Musa ,
Eminado – TiwaSavage & C.Peters

Best Collaboration
Daddy-Reminisce/Davido
Solid Star ft Flavor – Oluchi
WanDaMo – Burna Boy ft. Dbanj –> Mad collbo and video
Oh Baby – Chidinma Ft Flavour

Diaspora Artist of the Year nominees
Stylzz
Wale
BILS
LAX–> Ginger & Caro !!
Lola Rae
Mr. 2kay
Emmy Gee

Hottest Single 
Surulere – Dr. S.I.D ft. don Jazzy –> Again too easy 
Eminado – Tiwa savage Ft. Don Jazzy
Touching Body – J Martins ft. DJ Arafat
Emergency – Wizzy Pro Ft. Runtown, Skales & Patorankin

Gallardo – Runtown Ft. Davido

Alubarika – Patoranking ft. Timaya

African Artist of the Year ( non -Nigerian ) nominees

Sarkodie –> Adoni remix

Mafikizolo

Shatta Wale
MICASA
Fally Ipupa
Uhuru
R2Bees

Make sure you guys vote !!

Good luck to all the nominees

 

Jesse Jagz : Road To The ‘Greatest’ Concert documentary

 

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In preparation for his upcoming The Greatest Concert , Jesse Jagz has filmed a documentary in which he briefly talks about life after Chocolate City , The Jagz Experience show and what fans can expect from The Greatest concert.

The concert is scheduled to be held on the 2nd August 2014 at the Mission Center , Lagos. There are only 200 tickets available , so if you are in Lagos i suggest you get your ticket quickly !!

Jesse needs to bring the Jagz Experience to the UK , he hasn’t held a show in the UK since 2011. It has been way too long !!

For more updates on the concert and music from Jesse you can follow him on twitter here

Road to the Jesse Jagz Experience 2014

If you have never seen Jesse perform , you can see a clip from last years concert below :

2011 London performance

Ninz,

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2014 NEA Awards Nominees List

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The nominees list for 9th Annual Nigerian Entertainment Awards was released earlier this afternoon. The NEA’s was created to celebrate and promote the talent in the Nigerian entertainment industry . In addition to the image and culture of Nigeria.

This years ceremony will take place at the Skirball Center Performing Arts, New York on the 31st August. The time period used for nominations is still unclear and the nominees list has already started trouble on social media.  Some of the nominations are duly deserved , whilst some on the other hand are quite questionable :/.

NaijaToLA will like to shout out the YBNL soldier Olamide who has secured 4 nominations , also Ayo Jay , Praiz, Chidinima , Sean Tizzle and Jesse Jagz on your nominations. Voting begins July 1st at http://www.neaawards.com in the meantime you can get all the latest news and updates on the ceremony by following the NEA Awards twitter account here

You can peep the nominee list below ..

**I will be doing a post nearing the award date suggesting who i believe should be the winners . Some of the nominees i have not really heard of, so to avoid any bias I am going to do some further research on all the nominees.

Most Promising Act
Di’Ja
Ayo Jay
El Phlex
Koko J
Snaz
Brain BOi
DJ Moe Sticky

Gospel Artist
Tim Godfrey
Frank Richboy
Flo Rocka
Segun Arugboojo
Nikki Laoye
Sabina
Proverb

Entertainment Personality
Toolz
Lizzy Yemoja
VJ Adams
Toke Makinwa
Derenle
IK Ogbono

Indigenous Artist
Oritse Femi
Reminisce
Sean Tizzle
Jaywon
Flavour
Timaya
MC Galaxy

Comedian
Bovi
Funnybone
Ajebo
Akporor
Helen Paul
Chigul

Best New Act of the Year nominees 
Orezi
Patoranking
Runtown
Charass
Tekno Miles
Oritse Femi
Skuki

Best Album of The Year 
KCee – Takeover,
Burnaboy – (L.I.F.E),
Jesse Jagz – Jagz Nation Vol 1: T.N.C
Sean Tizzle – Journey
Flavour – Blessed –
Olamide – Baddest Boy Ever Liveth,
Tiwa Savage – Once upon A Time

Male Artist of the Year
Kcee
Davido
Iyanya
Wande Coal
Wizkid
Oritse Femi
Patoranking

Female Artist of the Year
Tiwa Savage
Yemi Alade
Seyi Shay
Cynthia Morgan
Eva
Chidinma
Niyola

World DJ
DJ IK
DJ Shinski
DJ Cuppy
DJ Flexx
DJ Tunez
DJ Spinall
DJ Xclusive

Best R&B artist of the year
Praiz
Tiwa Savage
Wande Coal
Ayoola
Banky W
Chidinma
Harry Song

Entertainment Executive of the year
Efe Omorogbe –
Don Jazzy –
E-Money –
Illbliss –
Ayo Animashaun –
Steve Babaeko –
Okwudili-umenyior

Best Actor in a lead role
Joseph Benjamin (Murder At Prime Suites)
Nkem Owoh (Maja)
Chitewel Ejiofor (Half of a Yellow Sun)
Kanayo O. Kanayo (Apaye)
Tope Tedela (A Mile from Home)

Best Supporting Actor
OC Ukeje (Half of a Yellow Sun)
Rabilu Musa Ibro (Maja)
Desmond Elliott (Finding Mercy)
Yomi Fash-Lanso (Omo Elemosho)
Shawn Faqua (Lagos Cougar)

Best Actress in a lead role
Nse Ikpe-Etim (Journey to self)
Funke Akindele in Agnetta (O’Mpa)
Damilola Adegbite (Flower Girl)
Chioma Chukwuka Akpotha (Accident)
Daniella Okeke (Lagos Cougars)

Best Supporting Actress
Rita Dominic (Finding Mercy)
Patience Ozokwor (After the Proposal)
Tamara Eteimo (Desperate Housegirls)

Best Director
Tope Oshin-Ogun (Journey to Self)
Sadiq Mafia (Maja)
Desmond Elliott (Finding Mercy)
Teco Benson (Accident)
Biyi Bandele (Half of a Yellow Sun)

Best Picture
Journey To Self
Maja
Accident
Half of a Yellow Sun
Murder at Prime Suites

Best Rap Act of the year
Olamide
Phyno
Ice Prince
Eva
Show Dem Camp
Reminisce
Cynthia Morgan

Music producer of the year
Duncan Daniels
Dtunes
Don Jazzy
Blaq Jerzy
Pheelz
Del B
Maleek Berry

Best Music Video of the year (artist & director)
Jaiye Jaiye – Wizkid &Sesan
P-Square- Personally
Rands&Naira (Emmy Gee & Nick)
Oh Baby Chidinma ft Flavour & C.Peters
Skelewu – Davido & Moe Musa ,
Eminado – TiwaSavage & C.Peters

Best Collaboration
Daddy-Reminisce/Davido
Solid Star ft Flavor – Oluchi
WanDaMo – Burna Boy ft. Dbanj
Oh Baby – Chidinma Ft Flavour

Diaspora Artist of the Year nominees 
Stylzz
Wale
BILS
LAX
Lola Rae
Mr. 2kay
Emmy Gee

Hottest Single 
Surulere – Dr. S.I.D ft. don Jazzy
Eminado – Tiwa savage Ft. Don Jazzy
Touching Body – J Martins ft. DJ Arafat
Emergency – Wizzy Pro Ft. Runtown, Skales & Patorankin Gallardo – Runtown Ft. Davido
Alubarika – Patoranking ft. Timaya

African Artist of the Year ( non -Nigerian ) nominees 

Sarkodie

Mafikizolo

Shatta Wale
MICASA
Fally Ipupa
Uhuru
R2Bees

Congratulations and GOOD LUCK to all the nominees.

Ninz

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