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The Piano Book: Part 1

  He saw me coming.  After all, I was walking towards him.  I couldn’t tell what he was thinking though.  How does a 10-year old boy read the mind of a 40-something year old man? Some people have that gift, you know.  But not me.  I think he could read my mind.  Did I already … Continue reading The Piano Book: Part 1

The Last Komole: Final Part

DJ Blaze must have been reading my mind, for all of a sudden, while we were all alingo-ing, etighi-ing and azonto-ing to P-Square’s Alingo, he suddenly switched the music. “Bobo no go die, unless to ba d’arugbo! Bobo, Bobo, Bobo, Bobo, Bobo no go die unless to ba d’arugbo!” Our reaction to King Wasiu Ayinde Marshall … Continue reading The Last Komole: Final Part

Thinking Bells

Thinking Bells

Singing Locks Reminiscent of past glory Music of late granulates meaning Forming the loudness present Contemporary times Rock bottom in taste A world in party Looking not ahead The lullabies rings Trouble overflows So, the wand casts a spell Hoping we all forget The meaning granulated Wrong or right Pick a muse and live on.

Chief Omokomoko Osokpa: the Pioneer of Urhobo contemporary Music

Chief Omokomoko Osokpa: the Pioneer of Urhobo contemporary Music

                                         By Ochuko Tonukari I grew up at a time when significant aspects of Urhobo culture were at the brink of extinction. Even so, there was a burning desire in me to find out about Urhobo … Continue reading Chief Omokomoko Osokpa: the Pioneer of Urhobo contemporary Music

Personal Moment with WizKid’s Superstar (An Album Review)

Track List: WizKid “SuperStar” TrackList 1) Say My Name 2) No Lele 3) Scatter The Floor 4) Pakuromo 5) Slow Whine (Feat. Banky W.) 6) Love My Baby 7) Gidi Girl 8.) Oluwa Lo Ni 9) Don’t Dull 10) Tease Me/Bad Guyz 11) EME Boyz (Feat. Skales & Banky W) 12) What You Wanna Do … Continue reading Personal Moment with WizKid’s Superstar (An Album Review)