Some of us care about street music. We would like to cover the top gangsta rappers in Nigeria. Of course there are going to be loads of them in the underground. So we're going to highlight only 5 emcees who have made it out into the limelight with the thug
There is a new crop of upcoming Yoruba rappers who are ready to snatch the throne from Olamide. These guys are tenacious and very skilled.The rappers on this list will surely be mega stars in a few years from now. Hip Hop Head is going to list them and give
How do you make money from your songs in Nigeria as an upcoming artiste? This is a question some of us have asked in the past. Sometimes we get unsatisfactory answers, but its great that you're here. You are here because you are looking for ways to earn valuable cash
Do you become wack if you rap in vernacular? Is it compulsory to rap in English or sound like a foreigner. A lot of old school hip hop heads would prefer to discriminate against rappers like Sarkodie and Phyno.But what's wrong with rapping in pidgin or Yoruba or any local
Igbo rap is solid stuff and it has come a long way. We must recognize the top 10 Igbo rappers who have made impact in the Nigerian music scene. How is the criteria? Its simple, we look at their influence and acceptability in the music industry.At first Igbo rap didn't
Who are the wackest rappers in Nigeria? Hopefully this list will provide a good answer to that lingering question. As you all know, we are all about promoting the hip hop culture in Nigeria. That means we call people out and give honor to whom honor is due.So today we
This is a list of promising Nigerian rappers who disappointed us by falling off the radar despite starting off brightly. Its for those who never reached the level they promised us. All the artistes listed here had ample opportunities and links but squandered them on things that yielded no result.The
Now that you're here lets talk about the amazing and exceptional hype men in Nigeria entertainment industry. I decided to write this list because the art of hype is so often subdued, but its a key element in hip hop music and culture.But who is a hype man?" A hype
Underrated Nigerian rappers are the ones who posses genius level potential but are unable to reach a corresponding level of market success, for some just reason. This list is contains seven of the most intelligent and artistically gifted Nigerian rappers who aren't as big as they should be.However it is
This is a list of 9 top underground Nigerian rappers who are lyrically superior to most of all your favorite mainstream Nigerian rappers. But let's define who an underground artiste is;"Underground music comprises musical genres beyond mainstream culture. Any song that is not being legally commercialized is considered underground.
Where is the home of hip hop in Nigeria? is it the North or Lagos? This is the question we have asked for a long time. I had to go out to find the answers, there was only one real place for me to look; the hip hop heads.Without wasting
Who is the greatest Nigerian rapper? That argument will be settled in this post. Check the list and cast your vote.We want the real music minds to decide who the best Nigerian rapper is.After voting, drop a comment so we can know who you're rooting for to take the ultimate
When hip hop meets an intelligent Hausa rapper, what you get is Arewa hip hop. This micro sub genre may not seem like much right now but there is an ever increasing awareness about their efforts.Many hip hop heads believe northern Nigeria is the home of Nigerian hip hop. Its
When there is a disagreement between two or more hip hop minded Nigerian artistes. A Nigerian rap beef is born.This is the story of where it started from.In hip hop, people settle their differences by squaring it out on a stage. It may calling each other out over the microphone.
Most times when teenagers tell the story of Nigerian hip hop, they do so according to how they met it. It's always more about trap and indigenous pop rap than anything else. But there was an era of lyricism before this time.It was a time when Nigerian rappers could rival