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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
Artiste: Kris Okotie
Song Title: I Need Someone
Song Details: Enjoy this last cut on our Oldie list for this week.
Stay with us next week and let’s do this again. Cheers.