Tuesday, 30 September 2014

Super-star Tuesday With August Alsina

Birth Name: August Anthony Alsina, Jr.
Born: September 3, 1992 (age 22)
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
GenresR&B, hip hop, hip hop soul
Occupations: Singer, songwriter
Instruments: Vocals
Years active: 2007–present
Labels: Def Jam (current)
Radio Killa (former)
Associated acts: Pusha T, Yo Gotti, Rich Homie Quan
Website: augustalsina.com
 August Anthony Alsina, Jr. (born September 3, 1992) is an American recording artist from New Orleans signed to Def Jam Recordings. He is best known for his single "I Luv This Shit" with Trinidad James. His debut studio album Testimony was released on April 15, 2014.

Early life and education

Alsina was born in New Orleans, Louisiana. He attended middle school in New Orleans. Although no one in his family was musically inclined, he was inspired to sing by Lauryn Hill in Sister Act 2. Alsina first uploaded videos to YouTube in 2007 at age 14, starting with a cover of "Hypothetically" by Lyfe Jennings.

With both his father and stepfather battling crack cocaine addiction, Alsina's mother moved Alsina to Houston, Texas in search of a fresh start after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Then, Alsina's father died. Alsina had disagreements with his mother at some point and was "kicked out." After his older brother, Melvin La'Branch III, was shot and killed on August 31, 2010, he became more committed to his music, and relocated to Atlanta in 2011.

Musical career
His first mixtape The Product was released in April 2012, though an "Untitled" mixtape with six acoustic covers premiered in October 2011. His single "I Luv This Shit" featuring Trinidad James was released in January 2013, and his mixtape The Product 2 followed in May 2013.

The EP Downtown: Life Under the Gun was released on August 20, 2013, with a video for "Hell on Earth" released the following month. On December 9, 2013, the third single from his EP Downtown: Life Under the Gun, "Ghetto" featuring Rich Homie Quan, was serviced to urban contemporary radio and it was the most added song on urban radio the week ending December 12, 2013. On January 14, 2014, Alsina released "Make It Home" featuring Jeezy, as the lead single from his debut studio album. Along with the release, it was revealed that the album would be titled Testimony, which was released on April 15, 2014. He was named part of the 2014 XXL freshmen class.


Source:Wikipedia and Mp3skull

See Tiwa Savage’s New Manager!

Tiwa Savage has sacked her husband from managing her affairs (due to REPORTED domestic violence and cheating allegations) and now she’s hired a new one.
The new manager, Emeka popularly known as Mekka has been the one picking calls directed to Tiwa Savage’s lines and he accompanies her to events.

Well Mekka Millions is a protégé of TeeBillz – he is known within the industry as Mekka Millions.
He also currently manages fast rising rapper, Olusegun Olowokere aka Iceberg Slim.

Dear BMB readers do you think Tiwa did the right thing?

Monday, 29 September 2014

Olabisi Onabanjo University Re-Opened!

The management of Olabisi Onabanjo University, OOU, Ogun State has ordered the reopening of the school which was shut in August based on the orders of the State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun when students held several protests demanding for a reduction in their school fees.
The Head, Corporate Affairs Division, Vice-Chancellor’s Office of the University, Niyi Oduwole, yesterday however announced the reopening was based on the approval of the university’s governing council and lectures will be stating immediately. Students are to resume today, 29th of September, 2014 in continuation of their 2013/2014 academic session and are expected to be of good behaviour.

Sunday, 28 September 2014

New Music: Dumebi – Angelina + Spotlight Cover

Not your usual love story!
Angelina is another great love story song by Dumebi about a broken-hearted woman confronting her lover's "other woman". Dumebi delivers her lyrics with the sadness and frustration of a woman on the verge of loosing her one true love in her emotional ladden voice pleading with the other woman of her lover.

An interesting master piece story every lady and woman can related being there at one time or the other.
Dumebi is a new sensational female artiste to look out for. Signed to P-Square's young celebrity producer VTEK's Awesome Express Music.

Follow @dumebiofficial on Twitter & Instagram, @vtekdawesome,@saintphemmy

Also Enjoy her cover on VTEK's "Spotlight".

Dumebi-"Angelina" Dumebi-"Spotlight"cover  
Exclusive Lyrics to the song "ANGELINA" by @DumebiOfficial

 Verse 1: I tire..,no be only me be lover,
 u want put asunder, when na me and him together till the end of time.
 But today na todaay, listen to what I say,
 na which one u dey, I no go leave am no be play (2x).  

Chorus: Angelina eeeeh make u no take my love away (2x)
am begging u please, abeg oo abeg oo(2x).  

Verse 2: Because you fine, your beauty is divine,
that's why he's wrapped under your spell,
and it's breaking my heart, see the tears that I cry,
I know I will never love another man, which one wey u dey,
 make u go away, I dey tell u, make u no dey find my face.  

Chorus: Angelina eeeeh make u no take my love away (2x)
 am begging u please, abeg oo abeg oo(2x).

  Bridge: If e want to chop (angelina)
 If e want to sleep nko (angelina eh)
 Anything he want to do (angelina)
 No matter wetin I do (angelina eh) (2X).....

Friday, 26 September 2014

Music: D’banj – Omini (Prod by DeeVee)

D’banj is back with another song, this time the big fish turned white lion aims at introducing a new slang with a DeeVee produced titled “Omini”.
 #OMiniLoyal #OMiniMoney #OminiRoyalTy #OminiThat #OminiBullet ….


Toyin Aimakhu Speaks About Her Deal With Airtel

Actress, Toyin Aimakhu-Johnson has opened up on her relationship with telecommunications company, Airtel.
She mentioned this with TheNETng that she is only an ambassador for Vas2Net and had gone to the Airtel office to launch a helpline, ‘I’m a brand ambassador for Vas2Net, we launched a helpline through Airtel which I am part of. You will get to know more by next week’.
She had sparked off a story of her brand ambassadorship deal with Airtel when she posted a picture of herself on her Instagram and wrote #vas2net #airtel #brandambassador #googlethat #calldr67777.

Lil Wayne Celebrates His Birthday With Christina Milian | PHOTOS

Lil Wayne’s birthday is not until Saturday, but he got the party started on Wednesday night at Lure Nightclub in Hollywood. The Young Money boss, who will be 32, was joined by his rumored girlfriend Christina Milian at the birthday bash, which was hosted by MADE and D’USSÉ. According to clubgoers, they spent the evening dancing and flirting with each other.

Guess Who Waje’s Mystery Man Is

Singer, Waje put her fans to a test earlier today when she put a picture of herself and unidentified handsome man on Instagram and wrote, #timenamoney #captionthis. A few of her fans have since responded with different captions while others think its a publicity move for a song that may be released soon.

Wednesday, 24 September 2014

Amber Rose Files for Divorce From Wiz Khalifa After One Year of Marriage

And another Hollywood couple has called it quits!! The affectionate couple of Wiz Khalifa and Amber Rose are headed for a split.
TMZ reports that Rose, 30, filed for divorce this week after just 14 months of marriage. Reportedly citing irreconcilable differences, the model is looking to gain full custody of the couple's son Sebastian, whom they welcomed in February 2013.

Music: Simon (@simon_pfame) - Come Back Ft. @bosstadisaster

"Come back" is another single from Simon of projectfame 6.0 (@simon_pfame) in which he features @bosstadisaster This is dedicated to all the heartbroken couples who are looking for the right motivation to spur a "come back". Download n enjoy!