OldiesButGoodies – Your Favorite Nigerian Songs From Back In Time

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Welcome. We have for you pleasure our list of classic Nigerian songs from back in time. Here you go; our throwback for today, Thursday, February 26th, 2015. Enjoy!



Artiste: Onyeka Onwenu

Song Title: Iyogogo

Song Details: This lovely tune was released in 1992 by one of Nigeria’s biggest female singers of all time, Onyekachi Onwenu. Her Massachusetts, USA education did a lot but didn’t change her closeness to the culture, as she returned and had a stellar music career with hits that centered on a range of Nigerian cum African themes, as well as deliveries that showed her mother tongue to the world. Enjoy this awesome throw back song.

Onyeka Onwenu – Iyogogo



Artiste: Blackky

Song Title: Rosie

Song Details: Released in 1991 on the album “About Tyme” via Premiere Music, this joint has come a long way and still isn’t sounding bad one bit. Have a listen.

Blackky – Rosie



Artiste: Bright Chimezie

Song Title: African Style

Song Details: In 1990, the energetic stage showman – Bright Chimezie – dropped this cut on the label “Rogers All Stars Music”. We love this jam from the past, and we trust you will too.

Bright Chimezie – African Style



Artiste: Daddy Showkey

Song Title: Diana

Song Details: From the 1999 album, “The Ghetto Soldier”, Daddy Showkey serves us this old school hit. Peep below.

Daddy Showkey – Diana



Artiste: Victor Olaiya

Song Title: Omo Pupa

Song Details: Released in 1982, on the album “In The Sixties” via Polydor Records, sir Victor’s Omo Pupa stays banging in our Oldies collection this week.

Dr Victor Olaiya – Omo Pupa



Artiste: Mike Okri

Song Title: Time Na Money

Song Details: From 1988, and the album “Concert Fever” via CBS Records, we bring you this smashing old school cut. Have a listen.

Mike Okri – Time Na Money



Artiste: Remedies

Song Title: Shakomo

Song Details: Kennis Music golden group – Remedies – bring us this old school super song. From 1998, and the album “Peace Nigeria” we dig into the library and bring you this. Enjoy!

Remedies – Shakomo



Artiste: Stephen Osita Osadebe

Song Title: Osondi Owendi

Song Details: From 1984, Osita Osadebe’s “Osondi Owendi” still holds sway till date. Take a listen.

Stephen Osita Osadebe – Osondi Owendu



Artiste: Oliver De Coque

Song Title: Identity

Song Details: A great 1980 record from the highlife maestro, and we still find it appealing to enter our throw back list for the week.

Oliver De Coque – Identity




Artiste: Kris Okotie

Song Title: I Need Someone

Song Details: Enjoy this last cut on our Oldie list for this week.

Kris Okotie – I Need SomeOne



Stay with us next week and let’s do this again. Cheers.










Henry Igwe

Henry Igwe

Copywriter. Sanguine. God understands me.

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