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Laycon Emerges Winner Of The BBNaija Lockdown Season

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Fans’ favourite Laycon has been named the winner of the Big Brother Naija Lockdown Season.

Scoring 60 per cent of votes, The Rapper will take home a total of 85 Million Naira worth of Prizes, after spending 71 days in the house and capturing the heart of many viewers.

The finale show which began by 7 pm today, saw five housemates (Neo, Vee, Dorathy, Nengi, and Laycon) battle for the grand prize.

[Read Also: BBNaija Housemate “Laycon” Discloses That He Has Sickle Cell ]

Big Brother started by congratulating all the housemates for reaching the final stage and praising them for all their contributions in the house.

Show host Ebuka Obi-Uchendu went further to announce the result starting from the fourth runner up down to the last two “Dorathy and Laycon”

The show had muscial performances from headline artists  Rema and Fireboy DML, with Davido and Mayorkun rounding up with a surprise performance.

The winner “Laycon” was then announced, amassing more than half of the total votes, though it does not come as a surprise as he was the favourite of the housemates.

Below is a chart on how the viewers voted:

Laycon who was first seen as an unlikely candidate to win when he was newly admitted into the house, later got to be admired by both his fellow housemates and people at home because of his patience, wisdom, humility, calmness, and intelligence.

Against all odds from the other popular housemates, Laycon emerged victorious, what a night for the 26 years Old.

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Last-Last: Burna Boy Mocks Davido, As His Songs Tops Nigeria’s Apple Chart

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Last-Last: Burna Boy Mocks Davido, As His Songs Tops Nigeria's Apple Chart

Nigerian singer and songwriter, Burna Boy, has mocked rival Davido, after his new song, Last-Last tops Apple Chart Nigeria.

The Grammy winner via a tweet, posted an emoji laughing, alongside a screenshot of his song ahead of Davido’s Stand Strong.

This, many fans see as a reply to Davido who earlier wrote “And they call me 001”, after his song initially topped.

READ ALSO: Burna Boy Hints At Next Album Release Date

Burna Boy had announced that his new song, “Last-Last”, off his next album, “Love, Damini”, will be released on May 13th.

His announcement came a few hours after Davido announced his first song, “Stand Strong”, off his next album to be released on the same date.

Recall, Burna Boy, had earlier hinted at the release date of his next album when he spoke with Trevor Noah on The Daily Show, stating that his forthcoming body of work is underway.

“It’s going to come out on a day everyone celebrates for themselves when it’s their own day,” Burna Boy said.

“It’s not what you do. It’s not everybody in the world that has a job you know. But this, everybody, has it. Everybody has a day to celebrate.”

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Bad Comments: Amazon Acquires Jim Iyke’s Movie

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Bad Comments: Amazon Acquires Jim Iyke’s Movie

Popular American television, Amazon Studios, has acquired Jim Iyke’s latest movie production “Bad Comments”

According to the award-winning actor, the movie was produced as a way to address social media trolling.

“The social media space isn’t being utilized positively and this is tragic. Social Media is supposed to be a space where people can find their dreams and shortcuts to exhibit what they really are. Jim Iyke earlier explained when asked about his movie.

READ ALSO: Jim Iyke Addresses Social Media Trolling With New Film

‘‘It’s become cool to project cruelty and hatred online and Bad comments speak to this, we hope to show some of the perils of social media, we worked hard on a powerful production which has something for everyone.”

The deal by Amazon would make the social impact centered movie, the highest negotiation so far in the African movie industry.

The movie which has made waves both in Nigeria and internationally is also an official selection for the 17th Edition of the Harlem International Film Festival (The people’s film festival) slated for May 5th -15th, 2022.

The Harlem Festival is an annual festival in Harlem, New York that celebrates films from around the world.

The highly acclaimed film was released in August 2021 starring Jim Iyke, Ayo Makun, Osas Ighodaro, Yemi Blaq, Sharon Ooja, Chiwetel Agu, Patience Ozokwor, Ruggedman, Ini Edo, Timaya, and a host of others.

To celebrate the amazing feat of the deal with the online retailing giant,  the author, and serial entrepreneur hosted an Amazon release watch party with his fans, guests, and the Nollywood industry last week.

Jim Iyke has also announced his soon-to-be-released TV series;Sin“.

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Blood Sisters: See List Of 21 Songs Featured In New Netflix Series

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Blood Sisters: See List Of 21 Songs Featured In New Netflix Series

Blood Sisters is a new Netflix series on everyone’s lips in Nigeria, particularly Nollywood lovers.

For several reasons, including characterisation, plot, and production, Blood Sisters, for many film lovers, is a critical acclaimed project.

Newsrand, however, presents below the 21 adorable songs curated and featured on the first four episodes of the series.

Episode 1 -Blood Sisters

I Got The Drip – Dexx! Turner and ADGRMS

Away – Ayra Starr

Yes/No – Banky W.

City Lights – Joe McGuire

Episode 2

Wait For Me – Johnny Drille

Gas Up And Go – Timothy Z. D. Karp & Dominic C. P. Martin & Timothy J. Doyle

Go Hard Or Go Home – Ramzi Faris, Eric Brünjes, Jeremahl Jones

Tonongo – Lojay and Sarz

Turn Up a Lil’ Bit – ADGRMS & Dexx! Turner

Hot Money – Timothy Z. D. Karp & Dominic C. P. Martin & Timothy J. Doyle

Shenshema – Fela Kuti

Episode 3 – Blood Sisters

Shenshema – Fela Kuti

Psychedelic – AXS Music

Try Me – Tems

Mystery Girl – Johhny Drille

Daddys Little Girl – Music Beyond

Anyway – Morgan Cornwell

Keep On Moving – The Hygrades

Episode 4

Crime Might Pay – Bigger Story Music

Get A Clue – Bigger Story Music

Blue Sky Funking – Beds And Beats

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