Micon/ModaCulture Africa continues to churn out impressive talents especially in entertainment. What is more evident is the self-belief that forms the bulk of the drive that keeps them going, ever-evolving to navigate the industry challenges and keep them on their track towards success as musical artists. This Nigerian Singer-songwriter, OCJ is one of such talents doing all it takes to gain the attention of the world and shine the spotlight on their art. Like many music stars, he fell in love with the music in church. Being a preacher’s child, he had access to the instruments. So, as a young boy, he would take the keyboard home and practice with it, making covers of his favourite songs. He did not record his song until 2019 when he came into the limelight with his single, ‘Rain’, featuring Erriga. When we first met with OCJ, real name Odekhian Ehinomen Osborn, to discuss…
Nigerian sensational singer-songwriter, Chiké-Ezekpeazu Osebuka has released impressive new images for the second edition of his #ChikeLive series. Showing off the fashion-forward side to him, the 28-year-old singer wore a teal 2-piece custom suit made by @vainblackboy of @senseofhumourng. Styled by @thestyleinfidel, he accessorized the looks with neckpiece from @loisregalia and a pair of brown boots straight from his fashion closet. See the studio images below: Image: Kunmi Owopetu for #ChikeLive Image: Kunmi Owopetu for #ChikeLive Chiké first introduced the series during his debut album ‘Boo of the Booless’ concert with The Cavemen. Riding on that success, he follows up with a second edition which took place last night at The Vibe in Victoria Island, Lagos where he serenaded happy fans to nearly all the songs from ‘Boo of the Booless’.
Ric Hassani recently released the visuals for ‘Everything’, the first track off his recently released album, and indeed, it was everything. While the visuals gave us nothing short of the expected high quality of creativity typical of the African Gentleman, the intentionality of his styling stole our hearts. The music video featured the artiste in pieces from Nigerian and international Fashion houses, David Black, Floyd Cardigan and BoohooMan as pulled together by his style team. See details of the first two looks, styled by The Lifestyle Lagos, below: Custom top designed for The Lifestyle Lagos by Floyd Cardigan Custom top designed for The Lifestyle Lagos by Floyd Cardigan | Joggers designed by BoohooMan Mesh top and pants designed for The Lifestyle Lagos By DavidBlack Custom black leather jacket designed for The Lifestyle Lagos By DavidBlack Custom black leather jacket designed for The Lifestyle Lagos By DavidBlack
Nollywood sweetheart, Timini Egbuson, photographed sporting the all new fancy leather two-piece suit from WILO’s new collection, is all you could call suave. The two piece suit, “The Pilgrims” Merch is a collection from WILO SS21, and was curated from the “wild and Free” eponymous edit. See photos below: