Artistic Director of Louis Vuitton’s Menswear Collection and Founder of Milan-based fashion house, Off-White, Virgil Abloh has died of cancer on Sunday, LVMH announced. Abloh, 41, was the first African American creative director of a French Fashion House, showcasing streetwear on the runway. “We are all shocked by this terrible news. Virgil was not only a genius designer, a visionary, but also a man with a beautiful soul and great wisdom,” LVMH chief executive Bernard Arnault said in a statement.
Wizkid wins big at 2021 African Music Awards (AFRIMA) as he bags three awards comprising African artist of the year, song of the year and best African collaborations. The event which held on Sunday night at Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos, saw wizkid beat the likes of Davido, Burma Boy, South Africa’s Blaq Diamond, Diamond Platnumz (Tanzania), Fally Ipupa (DR Congo), Focalistic (South Africa), Makhadzi (South Africa), MHD (Guinea), Omah Lay (Nigeria) and Malian Aya Nakamura to clinch the highly contested Best Artiste of the Year award. This is coming barely a week after he won the Best African Act in this year’s edition of the MTV Europe Music Awards, EMA.
Peter Okoye of defunct P-Square has confirmed reconciliation with his twin brother, Paul. Recall some weeks back, social media was awash with the news that P-Square is back together to continue from where they stopped as P-Square of the old time when they followed each other on Instagram. Meanwhile, today, Paul took to his Instagram page to confirm the speculation congratulating his brother and his wife for their anniversary.
Nigerian music superstar, David Adeleke (Davido) has donated N250 million to charity after receiving a whopping sum of N200 million from colleagues and fans, then topping it with N50million of his own. The singer whose 29th birthday is due tomorrow 21 November, made this disclosure in a statement on Friday, 19th of November 2021, and released on Saturday, November 20, 2021.