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World Premiere| Vocal Slender – ‘Owo Yapa’!

Posted in Entertainment, Music, News, Nigeria with tags , , , on April 17, 2010 by gidilive

Nigerian artist Eric “Vocal Slender” Eboh’s increased popularity from his appearance in the BBC documentary “Welcome To Lagos” has garnered him alot of critical acclaim on his single “Owo Yapa” off his debut album “Send Them Come”. For a previous scavenger, this is raw talent at its best and a very hot track. Listen below

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TV – Welcome to Lagos: Episode 1!

Posted in Entertainment, Nigeria, TV, Videos with tags , , on April 17, 2010 by gidilive

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Three-part observational documentary series which explores life at the sharp end of one of the most extreme urban environments in the world: Lagos, Nigeria. Today, more than half the world’s population live in cities, and this eye-opening series shows what life is really like in some of the toughest parts of the world’s fastest growing megacity.

The first episode uncovers life in the Olusosun rubbish dump. Here, around 1000 people live on top of the rubbish in houses built from scrap. The film follows the daily lives of two men who have become skilled at turning rubbish into gold. Eric, aka Vocal Slender, is a musician, and every bit of scrap he finds brings him one step closer to his dream of launching his music career, but a serious fight nearly ruins his chances.
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New Video| D’Prince – ‘Omoba’!

Posted in Entertainment, News, Nigeria, Videos with tags , , on April 14, 2010 by gidilive

The Omoba himself, D’Prince, who is under the Mo’Hits record label, has finally released the video for the Number 1 song in Lagos (Nigeria) today, topping several charts including the MTN Top 10 Countdown (5 weeks and counting…). We give you… OMOBA!

Director: Gbenga Salu

BBC Documentary: Blood And Oil!

Posted in Entertainment, Nigeria, TV with tags , , , on March 30, 2010 by gidilive
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Four oil workers are kidnapped from an oil installation in a remote part of the Niger Delta, Nigeria. One of them is Mark Unwin. Back in the UK, his wife Claire is assured by his employers Krielson International that his speedy release is just a formality. Mend, the militant group responsible, depend on the ransoms to finance their operation – so the workers are always returned alive and in good health. Nonetheless, Claire travels to Nigeria – against the advice of the Foreign Office.

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New Video: Under G – Sauce Kid!

Posted in Entertainment, Nigeria, Videos with tags , , , , , , , on March 15, 2010 by gidilive

Official Single from African-American Album, produced by The Legendary Don Jazzy, Video directed by Bobby Boulders Features, Naeto C, Ghetto P, Eldee, Dr Frabz, whizKid, and More

Music: Naeto C – Bedrock (P-Mix)!

Posted in Entertainment, Music, News, Nigeria with tags , , on February 24, 2010 by gidilive

Naeto C has a stab at “Bedrock”. The P mix. Super C season coming soon. Naeto C is currently in America where he was the headline performer at the 2010 Annual Harvard Business School Africa Conference concert and fashion show this weekend.
He will also be performing in New York & Chicago, on the 26th & 27th of February respectively, along with his official DJ, DJ Neptune.

They try to wash the P off, they gon need tons of Omo*

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Video Premiere: Banky W – Lagos Party!

Posted in Entertainment, Nigeria, Videos with tags , on January 8, 2010 by gidilive

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Here’s the long-awaited video for Banky W’s 2009 hit single, Lagos Party. The video features a star-studded cast which includes the likes of P-Square, M.I, eLDee, Andre Blaze, Lami, Omawumi, Wizkid, Noble Igwe, Ebuka, Annette Begg, Kaffy, Kel, 2shotz, Matthew Mensah, and many others.

Director: Kemi Adetiba for Dragonfly Productions.
Location: Lagoon Crest, Lagos, Nigeria.