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Rock and roll legend Chuck Berry dies

Rock and roll legend Chuck Berry has died aged 90, police in the US state of Missouri report. The singer was found unresponsive at lunchtime on Saturday, St Charles County

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Governor Yahaya Bello appoints Mercy Johnson Special Assistant on entertainment

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi state has appointed famous actress, Mercy Johnson, as his new Senior Special Assistant on Entertainment, Arts and Culture. According to a statement by the Secretary

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P.Diddy, others mark 20 years of ‘Biggie’s assassination

Hip Hop legend, Sean John Combs, popularly called P.Diddy, has paid tribute to his late friend and mentor, ‘Notorious BIG’. Christopher George Latore Wallace who was nicknamed ‘Notorious BIG’ or

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Arnold Schwarzenegger quits Celebrity Apprentice show over Trump’s ‘burden’

Arnold Schwarzenegger has quit The New Celebrity Apprentice, saying it has become tainted by Donald Trump’s involvement. In an interview with Empire, the actor and former California governor claimed that

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Court dissolves Emeka Ike’s marriage

Controversial Nollywood star, Emeka Ike,  has had his 17-marriage dissolved. Chief Awo Awoshola who chaired a three-man panel of the Lagos Island Customary Court ended the marriage on Thursday in

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British-born Nigerian, Cynthia Erivo, to perform at Oscar Ball

British-born Nigerian and Award-winning actress, singer and songwriter, Cynthia Erivo, is scheduled to perform at the Governors Ball. The event is the Academy’s official post-Oscars celebration, which is taking place

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Pregnant Beyonce to miss Coachella Festival ‘on doctor’s orders’–

American singer, Beyonce, has pulled out of performing at California’s Coachella music festival in April under doctor’s orders. According to BBC Newsbeat, the pregnant singer was due to top the

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The ‘couple’ who know Oscar winners days before award ceremony

The whole world is looking forward to the annual Oscar Awards ceremony scheduled for Sunday, February 26th but two people – a man and a woman – already know who

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Jay Z inducted into U.S. Hall of Fame

It’s fair to say Jay Z is quite excited about being inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in the US. It’s seen as a huge honour within the music

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Drake tops music sale in 2016

Canadian rapper Drake was the best-selling recording artist of 2016, beating the late rock icon David Bowie to the top spot, the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry said on

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