The Obaland academy board members in collaboration with Edo Reggae Festival Inc. (ERF.INC) and the Hon.Commissioner of Arts and Culture, Tourism & Diaspora affairs, Hon. Osazee Osemwegie Ero. We hereby announce the Obaland music awardees – under the national category " Obaland Music Awards" 2018. The honourees are as follows: Musicians/Comedians BDRA - Best Edo … Continue reading Obaland Music Awards 2018,Awardees list.
On the 23rd of February 2018, Obaland academy committee decided to honour Prof. Sir Victor Uwaifo with a prestigious monarch awards also known as Africa Grammy Awards under the international category of "Obaland Royal Awards" for Best Africa music legend 2018 (Honor). The awardees list was published nation wide by reliable Nigerian daily national newspapers like Leadership , Vanguard , Observer … Continue reading Sir Victor Uwaifo received Obaland Royal Awards.
The history of Reggae in Nigeria isn't complete without the mentions of early hit makers and pioneers like Rymzo, Majek Fashek , blessed memory Isaac Black , Victor Essiet (The Mandators) and hundreds of others. Churchill Sosa De Gusto popularly known by his stage name Rymzo, born in the early 70s in Lagos State, Nigeria. Rymzo had been … Continue reading Veteran Nigerian Reggae star Rymzo, Received Obaland Royal Awards
Reggae music is mostly adored by rastas and most times accompanied with Rasta philosophy, like in Jamaica and Africa, the reggae genre had been massively performed by practising Rasta people, humanitarians or human rights activists, also one of highly respected music genre worldwide. In late 90's till date, only high profile calibre personalities still consume … Continue reading First Ivorian singer Tiken Jah Fakoly,To receive Obaland Royal Awards.
Reggae music genre is mostly consumed worldwide,but 21th century musicians are mostly focused on party music or commercial songs. In the case of Raphael, reggae remains a conscious music. Obaland academy committee took time in lending an ear to the song entitled "Cool Breeze " by Raphael, the song was obsessed of joyful mood, a piece … Continue reading Obaland academy honoured Reggae singer from Italy-Raphael