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I broke relationships by turning down collaborations for ‘Made In Lagos’ – Wizkid reveals

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Nigerian songster, Wizkid, has revealed that he turned down collaborations while recording his highly anticipated Made In Lagos album.

He made the revelation while speaking in an interview with D boy Dayo and Marsour Bellow of The Beat London 106.3 fm.

When asked about the album, Wizkid said:

“Made in Lagos’ has been 3 years coming and I’m just excited that I’m putting this out cause it’s like… The title of the album is self-explanatory, I’m made in Lagos, that’s where I’m from, that’s what I represent, it runs in my blood and I never run away from that. I live, breathe that place mehn because I love that place, that place made me who I’m today.

“I just really wanted to tell a dope story, that Yo! this is where I’m from, this is where I represent, that no matter the success, no matter how far we go, this is what it is. We make amazing music, we make amazing art and so with this album, I want to make amazing music. Just really music, I wasn’t trying to make anything for radio or for like the clubs or anything. I’m just making real music, just showing my strength.

“As human beings, we grow and evolve in life, this album is another step for me, taking another step in my music career like this is what I can do and this is where we taking it too. So it was very important telling that story. I worked with a lot of creatives from Nigeria, for my videos, my photoshoots like to everything. Like there’s so much talent there though the government is sh*t yeah but there’s still so much magic that comes out of that place, so I’m just trying to tell that story to the best way that I can.”

When asked how he treated the collaborations on the album and how he was able to turndown some collaborations for this album.

The Fever singer said:

“I feel bad, I kinda broke a lot of relationships with this album, you know, guys, it is love forever, it’s nothing personal, we just making music. They know that every artiste I ever worked with like, before I even work with any artiste, we are on a wave, we are on an understanding, I work with normal people.

“I hate hype artiste, I like it normal. So when we work and I’m like yo, this is a dope record but its not going to be on this album but on the next one, like we get it, we keep it real at all times. I wasn’t the one picking, I was making music and whatever feels great, we put it on the body of the work.”

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I pray my daughter don’t go through what I do with different women – Rapper Meek Mills

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American rapper, Meek Mill has sparked reactions from fans following a post he made via his Instagram account.

The father of three appeared to have drew inspiration from the lyrics of a song by a colleague, Lil Durk.

In the lyrics which accompanied Mill’s caption, the rapper prayed for his unborn daughter not to go through the same experiences he had with women and some men.

“I pray my daughter don’t go thru what I do with different women “and I’m talking about “different niggas”

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Breaking: Sanwoolu imposes 24hrs curfew in Lagos from 4pm today

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Th Lagos state governor, Babajide Sanwoolu has announced a statewide 24 hours curfew from 4pm, 20th October 2020.

Th governor in a statement made on twitter said that miscreants under th aegis of the endsars protesters have caused unrest as the peaceful protest turns violence in reported parts of the states.

Dear Lagosians,

I have watched with shock how what began as a peaceful #EndSARS  protest has degenerated into a monster that is threatening the well-being of our society. Lives and limbs have been lost as criminals and miscreants are now hiding under the umbrella … of these protests to unleash mayhem on our state. As a government that is alive to its responsibility and has shown a commitment to the movement #ENDSARS , we will not watch and allow anarchy in our dear state. I, therefore, hereby impose a 24-hour curfew on all parts of the State as from 4pm today, 20th October,2020. Nobody, except essential service providers and first responders must be found on the streets.

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I was never chased away from #EndSARS protest in Lagos – Pasuma clears the air (video)

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Despite the video that surfaced online a few days ago, veteran singer, Pasuma Wonder, has come out to say he was never chased out of the End SARS protest in Alausa, Lagos state.

Recall that videos were shared online over the weekend showing the singer being escorted out of the protest ground.

However, in a new video the Fuji singer said he was never chased away by the protesters. According to him, he was well received by the youths who know he is in support of their fight for a better Nigeria.

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