On Monday, June 7, 2021, American cable television network, Black Entertainment Television (BET) announced on their website and social media handles that Nigerian singer, and starlet, Temilade Openiyi, better known as Tems has been nominated in the Viewers’ Choice: Best New International Act category at the 2021 BET Awards. She joins Wizkid and Burna Boy as the other Nigerian acts to pick up nods for the occasion.
It’s certainly awards season as each one has been held back to back. The iHeartRadio Music Awards took place yesterday, Thursday May 27th at the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles. […]
Burna Boy and Wizkid, alongside Tanzanian singer, Diamond Platnumz are nominated for the Best International Act award. The Nigerian singers won the award in 2018 and 2012 respectively and will be hoping to make it two from the category when the event goes down at the famous Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles.
Nick Jonas hosted the 2021 Billboard Music Awards which held at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles. While some of the winners were revealed earlier on Sunday May 23, several hours before the main event, the rest were announced at the ceremony. Finalists were chosen based on their performance on Billboard charts as well as music sales, streaming platform statistics, radio airplay and social engagement.
One of the best things about award ceremonies has to be the fashion. Celebrities get the opportunity to showcase their ability to pull off several looks and this year wasn’t […]
The 2021 edition of the MTV Movie and TV Awards went down in two chapters, for the very first time. It started on Sunday, May 16 and crept into Monday, May 17.
Hey Yo, Pop some champagne for Champagne Papi!
While several of the biggest prizes at the Oscars 2021 went as expected, the Academy still found room for chaos, snub, and shocks. The 2021 Oscars was certainly the first of its kind, considering 2020 was a strange year in Hollywood history, with the coronavirus pandemic having shut down multiple productions and caused widespread delays and uncertainty across the industry.
Here are photos of some celebrities who graced the Oscars on Sunday night in their various designer attires.
The 93rd Academy Awards was a record-breaking night, especially for Hollywood minorities and people of colour- something the nominations had been hinting.
How many of the nominated movies have you seen? These are the best of this year’s nominated movies that you cannot miss.
The NAACP Image Awards put Black talent on the spotlight for their work on TV and contributions to society. Jean-Page, Viola Davies, Beyounce, Megan Thee Stallion, all win big.
On Saturday, March 26, wife of late Chadwick Boseman, Simone Ledward Boseman, accepted his NAACP Image Award for his performance in Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, and shared a powerful message in honor of her late husband’s legacy.
Wizkid Wins 2nd NAACP Award
Still the Best: Zenith Bank retains Best Nigerian Bank Award
The 63rd Edition of the Grammy Awards held Sunday 14th March night and streamed live on CBS. The ceremony hosted by Trevor Noah from the Los Angeles Convention Center. As with other award shows held during the pandemic, there was no live audience for the Grammys this year, except for a limited number of performers and nominees
The awards will recognise films released in 2020, a strange year in which theatres were mainly shutdown because of the pandemic. The nominees were announced on Monday 15th March 2021 and the ceremony is set to take place on Sunday the 25th of April. The list is dominated by films from streaming services such as Netflix and Hulu, especially with Mank and Nomadland respectively.
African Giant Superstar, Burna Boy, won the award for the Best Global Music Album at the 63rd edition of the Grammys while Wizkid co-won the Best Music Video award following his feature on Beyoncé’s Brown Skin Girl.
Below is the full list of winners at the 2019 Oscar Awards which held at the Dolby Theattre, Los Angeles California. The night saw Black Panther winner the Oscar awards […]
There will be four Nigerians who will determine who wins the Oscar Awards this year. The four of them are members of the Academy that have distinguished themselves by their […]
Popular female rapper and queen of rap, Nicki Minaj, announced via Twitter that she is pulling out of this year’s BET Awards and BET Experience, where she was set to […]
Nigerian Afrobeat musician and son of a legendary musician, Seun Kuti, has apologized to Nigerians for not performing at the 61st Grammy Awards. Kuti, who was slated to perform at […]
Talented and popular American female rapper, Cardi B, won the Best Rap Album of the year. On receiving her award, she walks up stage with estranged husband, Offset, indicating that […]
So, the 61st Grammy Awards ceremony is done and dusted and the winners have and are still celebrating their wins. And the other nominees who didn’t get to win are […]
Nigerian musician, Seun Kuti has been confirmed to be performing at the 61st Grammy Awards scheduled to hold in few day time, the singer also got a nomination at the […]
Seun Kuti has been listed to perform at the 61st GRAMMY Awards premiere ceremony. The Afrobeat singer and his band, Kuti and Egypt 80, have been nominated in the Best […]
The 25th Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards held at the Shrine Auditorium on Sunday, January 27, 2019 in Los Angeles, California, United States, honoring the best performances for both film […]