Tag: MTV Base

SponsorMarch 31, 2021

MTV Base to air exciting episode of Musicology featuring Masterkraft, Falana, others

Since 2005, MTV Base has taken up the important role of showcasing the best of Africa’s talent to the world. ...

EditorMarch 17, 2021

Star-studded Season 13 of Wild ‘N Out to include appearances by Doja Cat, Akon, Nene Leakes, Wiz Khalifa and many more

Nick Cannon’s popular hit comedy sketch series Wild ‘N Out is back on MTV Base. This comes after the show ...

SponsorMarch 16, 2021

MTV Base to spotlight the best of upcoming stars with ‘Dripcity’

Africa’s youth entertainment and culture channel, MTV Base will be introducing a new show – Dripcity – every Friday.  Dripcity ...

SponsorFebruary 23, 2021

Ehiz, Folu Storms and Nenny B revealed as members of VCNA’s Pan-African Culture Squad, as brand welcomes new MTV Base VJs in South Africa

ViacomCBS Networks Africa has over the years captured the hearts and minds of viewers with their leading youth, entertainment and ...

SponsorFebruary 12, 2021

“Everything was unclear,” – Perri Edwards (Shakes-Dayton) narrates on MTV Base’s Celebrity Bumps

On this week’s episode of MTV Base’ Mike + Perri Celebrity Bumps, plans go south for the new parents, Mike ...

SponsorJanuary 22, 2021

Multitalented singer-songwriter, Olakira set to feature on this week’s MTV Base ‘Official Naija Top Ten’ show

The MTV Base ‘Official Naija Top Ten’ has always been a platform for showcasing some of the movers and shakers of Nigeria‘s contemporary music space, ...

SponsorJanuary 18, 2021

MTV Base premieres “Celebrity Bumps”, a new reality TV show starring BBNaija’s Mike Edwards and wife, Perri

MTV Base has announced the African premiere of its UK hit reality show, Celebrity Bumps. The debut season dubbed “Mike ...

Michael IsaacNovember 24, 2020

The Future Awards Africa 2020 to air this Saturday on Africa Magic, MTV Base and Pop Central TV | Toke Makinwa and Sammy Walsh unveiled as hosts

The Central Working Committee of The Future Festival has announced that its 15th edition of The Future Awards Africa will ...

SponsorAugust 21, 2019

US Consulate kicks off inaugural documentary film festival in Lagos  

The US Consulate in Nigeria launched its inaugural 4-day Documentary Film Festival from the 19th to the 23rd of August 2019 in ...

ToluApril 19, 2017

Simi, Denrele, DJ Xclusive, Katung Aduwak, others turn out for Lip Sync Battle Africa private screening

The second season of Lip Sync Battle Africa witnessed some of Nigeria’s hottest celebrities come out for the private screening ...

Mazi EmekaFebruary 8, 2017

Meet K’Ola – MTV’s new VJ

Some of you may or may not know that MTV has a gorgeous new VJ. They went through rigorous processes ...

AzeezJanuary 18, 2017

12 Nigerian songs influenced by Ghanaian sounds – Mr Eazi (WATCH)

Afropop singer, Mr Eazi has listed 12 Nigerian songs influenced by Ghanaian sounds in a recent interview with MTV Base. ...

YWriterOctober 25, 2016

Wizkid is back on top! | Here are 5 takeaways from the 2016 MAMAs

by Sola Fasasi Another MAMAs has come and gone. It is, easily, the continent’s biggest music festival – and as ...

Isime EseneSeptember 2, 2016

The Media Blog: This Premium Times interview leaves us a little – actually, a lot – uncomfortable

We read this interview in Premium Times 6 days ago that worried us – it worried us because it is ...

YWriterAugust 24, 2016

The Media Blog: MTV Base subbed the Nigerian government – and maybe some corporates

The MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA), anchored by MTV Base is for the third year, hosted in South Africa. This ...

Isime EseneAugust 23, 2016

MTV MAMAs is back, and it’s (expectedly) not coming to Nigeria

by Isime Esene For three years in a row, the MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMAs), arguably Africa’s biggest award show ...

Oreoluwa PetersJune 10, 2016

Entertainment Roundup: More money for Flavour | Toni Payne’s child abuse war ‘takes no prisoners’ | More Stories

Here are the top stories from yesterday and some stories that unraveled while you slept – and are now buzzing ...

Oreoluwa PetersJune 9, 2016

Stephanie Coker leaves MTV Base to start a ‘new chapter’

MTV Base On-Air personality, Stephanie Coker has announced that she is leaving the music channel. Coker who has been with the ...

Oreoluwa PetersMay 18, 2016

Burna Boy teases fans with trailer for new video featuring Phyno (WATCH)

Away from his baby mama controversy, Burna Boy will be releasing a new music video today. The video which is ...

Janeth JSeptember 18, 2015

This is what 2face could have become, if he hadn’t discovered music

Legendary artiste, 2face Idibia, who turns 40 today, has revealed that he once tried his luck in goalkeeping but didn’t make ...

Janeth JSeptember 18, 2015

“She gives me peace” | 2face gushes about Annie Idibia (WATCH)

Nigeria’s Afropop legend, Innocent Idibia a.k.a 2face, turned 40 today. In an interview with MTV base, he gushed about his wife, ...

Mallam YeroSeptember 9, 2015

“I’ll like to collaborate with Vic O” – Phyno in MTV Base interview

  Phyno has expressed interest in collaborating with controversial rapper, Vic.O. He reveals this and several other interesting tidbits on ...

OluwapelumiJuly 21, 2015

Miley Cyrus to host MTV VMAs

Miley Cyrus will host the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards. To announce the news, the 22-year-old singer dressed up as ...

Ada IgboanugoJune 11, 2015

Nigerian artistes dominate nominee list as MTV makes MAMA 2015 announcement

MTV Africa just announced its line up of nominees for the upcoming MAMA awards. The event which will take place ...

SolaOctober 30, 2014

Others are counterfeit | @OfficialWaje tells us why she has the best voice in Nigeria

by S’ola Filani “I promised to tell you guys the truth and nothing but the truth, So yes Waje is ...

Isime EseneOctober 7, 2014

MTV Base reacts to controversy over ‘Best Naija Tracks’ list

by Isi Esene International music channel, MTV Base has reacted to the debate brewing on social media over the programme ...

SolaOctober 3, 2014

Forget the MTV Base list: Here’s the authentic list of the top 20 Nigerian songs of all time

by Anike Jacobs So earlier today, MTV Africa released a list of the top 20 greatest Naija songs of all ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 10, 2014

EME artiste, Shaydee signs endorsement deal with Metro Taxi (LOOK)

by Damilola Jagun Budding artiste, Shaydee has just signed an extensive endorsement deal with Nigeria’s leading taxi brand, Metro Taxi. Shaydee ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 1, 2014

GOtv launches in Makurdi with open-air concert

by Jewel Stephen To mark the launch of its service in the city of Makurdi, GOtv on Wednesday, 20 August ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 28, 2014

LOL! Watch Basketmouth, Olamide, Seyi Shay, Phyno, Dr Sid and others in Dorobucci comic-video

by Damilola Jagun Comedian, Basketmouth and MTV Base have teamed up to do a comical video for Dorbucci. It features ...

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