"Small Weddings Are The Best, Just Family And Closest Friends" : Banky W


13942618_1147623721927306_1203121216_n (1)_optFor someone who is celebrated, a grand wedding is what many would expect from him but the Nigerian R&B sensation apparently is not amongst the many who would love to splurge money on a day’s event. Of course weddings are supposed to be memorable but does the luxury make in any more imprinted?.
According to BankyW, he would have a very private wedding and not the huge Lagos celebration that is expected.

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'Stop With The Marriage Shaming. It's Enough!'- Banky W


Banky W is one entertainer who has always been slammed, criticized and mocked for not tying the knot at the ripe age of 35. But he’s had enough of these marriage shamers. “Also can we please chill/stop with the marriage shaming? Please, abeg it’s enough,” he said on Instagram. And advising single men and women, … Read more

Photos: 2Face Idibia, Banky W & More Attend Rita Dominic’s Christmas Party


Several showbiz personalities graced the house of Rita Dominic for her annual Christmas party. Among the celebrities who attended Rita’s party includes 2Face Idibia, Banky W, Toolz, Yvonne Nwosu, Annie Idibia, Toke Makinwa, Waje and Omawunmi. Other known faces spotted at the Christmas party were Beverly Naya, Debola Williams, Femi Da Silva, Mildred Okwo and … Read more

Photos + Video: Iyanya’s All-White Birthday Party |Banky W, 2Face Idibia, Mike Ezuruonye & More Attend

Iyanya celebrated his 29th birthday by organizing a lavish all-white pool party at Tickle Bay in Lekki, Lagos. As usual, the party was star-studded, with the likes of Banky W, 2Face Idibia, Mike Ezuruonye, Flavour, Paul Okoye, Ubi Franklin and Harrysong gracing the event. Iyanya’s girlfriend, Freda Francis was also around to support her boo. … Read more

I Am Proud Of Wizkid’s Achievement—Says Banky W


Nigerian R&B Singer who also doubles as the CEO of Empire Mates Entertainment (EME) Records, Olubankole Wellington, popular known as Banky W, says he is in cool terms with Wizkid who parted ways with his outfit close to a year now.

Banky W said there’s no iota of truth in media reports which claims the two are at loggerheads.

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Genevieve Nnaji, Rita Dominic & Banky W Hang Out In Mauritius

Several African celebrities have flocked to Mauritius for the 2015 Multichoice African Content Showcase. Among them include A-Listers like Genevieve Nnaji, Rita Dominic, Banky W, Ramsey Nouah, The Mavins & Basket Mouth. On Thursday, Rita Dominic and Banky W took to Instagram account to share cute images of themselves hanging out with Genevieve Nnaji and … Read more

Omotola, Banky W, D’banj and More Hang Out With Bono Of U2

U2 frontman Bono is currently in Nigeria for his One Campaign Humanitarian launch. The launch which was held Wednesday in Lagos, was a star-studded event — graced by Omotola, Femi Kuti, and many others. The next day, Bono hit the studio with D’banj and Banky W. Peep below for images of  Bono hanging out with Omotola, … Read more

Photos & Video From Sarkodie’s ‘History In The Making’ Concert at Apollo Theater

Sarkodie on Saturday (August 8) hosted a sold-out concert held at the Apollo Theater in New York City. The highly anticipated concert was also graced by several musicians and showbiz personalities including Kwaw Kessi, Bisa Kdei, Banky W and John Dumelso, the host. There was also a no-show from Obrafour, Efya, Ice Prince, Samini and … Read more

D’banj Celebrates 35th Birthday With Banky W, Terry G, Toolz, Praiz and More

D’banj turned 35 last Tuesday [June 9] but celebrated his birthday the big way Saturday night [June 13] at Quilox nightclub. The birthday party was a star-studded one — graced by several celebrities including Toolz, Banky W, Terry G, Praiz, Olu Maintain and Oritsefemi. Photos from D’banj’s 35th birthday bash below.. PHOTO CREDIT: Foto & Thingz’ … Read more

Akon Responds To Allegation Of Discriminating Against DARK Skinned Models in Ghana



After Akon ‘s recent video shoot in Ghana with Nigeria’s Wizkid and Banky W, it emerged that the Senegalese born American based rapper joined hands with some modelling agencies to discriminate against dark skinned models who they had initially requested…

After the video shoot, some dark skinned models alleged that Akon and Wizkid requested through the various modelling agency that they do not want them (dark skinned models) anymore—-but wanted light skinned ones, preferably mixed race models.

The insult on the dark skinned models was aggravated by subsequent request that, if they know of any light skinned young girls, they should kindly supply their details or call them over…If you did not read our report on the issue, CLICK HERE to read it

A photog of celebrity blog-TMZ caught up with Akon who was rolling up to Bootsy Bellows in West Hollywood to find out if the above really did happen and he said NO…

But then, what else do we expect him to say? We guess when the video for the song- Roll It comes out, we can make some deductions as to which models were used…

Watch the video below

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Chris Atto’s Ex Girlfriend-Andrea Manuela Giaccaglia Dating Nigeria’s Banky W + Did Efya’s Magic Tongue In Bed Cause The Break Up?

After the hard boot by Chris Atto or probably the other way round, it seems Andrea Manuela Giaccaglia will be settling with another showbiz personality. Do not ask about what caused Chris Atto and Andrea Manuela Giaccaglia to end their many years of romance, as what we’ve heard will blow your mind should we tell … Read more

PHOTOS: Banky W, Wizkid, Bola Ray, Samini, StoneBwoy, R2Bees, Jupita, Ekow Smith Asante & Others At Pre-Vodafone Ghana Music Awards party At Excel Lounge!

Ahead of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards tonight at the Conference Centre, Bola Ray organized a pre-event at the Excel Lounge inside Airport last-night. In attendance were African Artiste of the Year nominee Wizkid, and Banky W who is billed to perform tonight and Dammy Krane, the young Nigerian musician who was recently linked to … Read more