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Don R C-19 Beat Challenge

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Don R also known by the pseudonym Arewa's Finext has been behind closed doors during the quarantine period. This gave him the ample time to discover his production skills and cooked this dope beat. All you need do is record a minute verse on this beat, post in on Instagram and tag him (@arewafinext) with the hash tag #c19beatchallenge. The winner of this challenge will have a collaboration with the artist on a new joint alongside a video shoot.

Golden Brickz - Arewa Steez (Demo)

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GOLDEN BRICKZ are a decent group artists representing Brickzhouse. They officially dropped their first single titled Arewa Steez (DEMO). Kindly stream on Audiomack to listen to this tune below.

Musicians get 50 million Naira corona virus relief from COSON

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Starting from Tuesday evening, thousands of musicians across the country would receive bank alerts as Anti-Corona Emergency Relief Distribution from COSON, Nigeria’s biggest and most respected copyright collective management organization. The distribution is in reaction to the hardship and distress being faced by many musicians in Nigeria who have been affected by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and the current lockdown which has also stopped entertainment activities across the country. For the distribution, the COSON Board has approved the sum of 50 Million Naira to be shared amongst about 4,500 members on the society’s register as at May 19, 2019. In the midst of the current crisis and following several S.O.S. messages from COSON members facing deep hardship all over the nation, the COSON Board over the weekend, met online in an emergency session and after vigorous discussions, approved the distribution. Speaking on the development, COSON Chairman, Chief Tony Okoroji said,

Nomiis Gee - Ya Rasulallah

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From the stables of KaiKauce Class, the self-acclaimed hausa Hip-hop Ambassador Nomiis Gee goes a bit off his conventional art form by venturing into a different genre that takes him to another spiritual realm with this song titled " Ya Rasulallah ". Ya Rasulallah which literally means "Messenger of Allah" is another name referred to Prophet Muhammad (PBUH). Nomiis Gee in a more calmer voice voices his lyrics with special praises for the prophet based on his physical attributes to the extent the artist wishes to see him appear in his dream. The video which was shot by Kaikauce Class shows the diverse scenery of the holy lands of Mecca and Madina. With a lot of historical artifacts, the beautiful landscape and other important features, Nomiis Gee understands the importance of declaring his affection for Ya Rasulallah and the visuals says it all. With cameo appearance from some notable superstars in the music and movie industry and other works of li

Ricqy Ultra X Bmeri Aboki - Be Like Me

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Ricqy Ultra and Bmeri Aboki are two heavyweights in the hausa hip-hop landscape. With both artists having a deep passion for the survival of the game, they drop this timely single titled " BE LIKE ME "  which tells a story about the humbleness of these dope emcees in the music terrain. These emcees have endured a torrid time in the game and they now tell a story that will inspire most upcoming artists to keep their dreams alive. " Be Like Me " is a hip-hop song that will resonate your mind and make you ask questions that are well beyond your cognitive imagination. According to Ricqy Ultra , a lot of upcoming artists always see us as role models and many of them find the game tough to come by. As they are trying to be like us, we on the other hand are working tirelessly to improve on our artistry and see how we push the music industry to the next level (especially in the north). As a matter of fact, patience and perseverance are two ingredients upcomi

WiseBrain - My Medicine

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Igbo indigenous rapper, WiseBrain comes through with a brand new love song titled " My Medicine ". My Medicine produced by Liquid Mix serves as his second release for the year in review, a follow up to Jombolo. The self-acclaimed king of banger ( Eze-banger ) has promised to drop more hits this year and advises his fans to stay tuned.

Ricqy Ultra - Wetin Be Dis

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Off his first studio EP titled F.E.A.R, Ricqy Ultra drops this song titled Wetin Be Dis. The song is a typical Afro-pop fusion with the artist taking an entire different step from his conventional rap skills and switching to the Afro rendition. Wetin Be Dis  is a pigin slang which translates to "What Is This?" From the verse lines which reads " Shei..wetin you carry for back no be curse?/ every bad man wan like to touch/ all the guys wan like to have your number/ dem don stand for road begin surrender/ even the old men don dey for younger/ your smile alone just dey strike dem like thunder .....listen to the whole song to get the real picture. The song was produced by Simple Touch KefaZz and released under Ricqy Ultra 's independent label QRY MUSIQ. 

Ricqy Ultra - Tsoro duet with Ibrahim Kast

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TSORO   is a song off the EP project from Ricqy Ultra titled F.E.A.R from his indie label QRY MUSIQ. The song features the legendary producer and singer Ibrahim Kast. The song tells a story as-similar to all upcoming artists. It is a song that is intended to encourage youths to pursue their dreams and show no sign of fear.  "Their are a lot of obstacles out there but the greatest obstacles are mostly the people more closer to you. They could either discourage you in pursuing your dream or encourage you in achieving it" Ricqy Ultra said. The song no doubt is a wake up call for each and every one out there to stand up and face their greatest fear and conquer it once and for all.  The song is a hip-hop song fine-tuned from the 90's hip-hop feel and carefully delivered by ace producer Ibrahim Kast, with the song mixed and mastered by Simple Touch KefaZz. The project was released under QRY MUSIQ imprint.