Thursday, 27 June 2013

Oprah Winfrey tops Forbes' list of the world's most powerful celebs

Billionaire US Talk show host Oprah Winfrey is back as the No.1 most powerful celebrity in the world according to a list recently released by Forbes, a position she's held four times before. She was runner up in 2011 and 2012. 

Forbes calculates celebrity's earnings on income from tours, books, contracts, endorsements, movies and residuals, plus presence on social media and in the press for their placing.

See full list below... (Earnings from May 2012-2013)
1. Oprah Winfrey $77m 
2 Lady Gaga $80m
3 Steven Spielberg $100m
4 Beyonce $53m
5 Madonna $125m
6 Taylor Swift $55m
7 Jon Bon Jovi $79m
8 Roger Federer $71m
9 Justin Bieber $58m
10 Ellen DeGeneres $56m..
11 Hugh Jackman $55m
12 Jennifer Lopez $45m 
13 Rihanna $43m
14 Coldplay $64m
15 Tiger Woods $78m
16 LeBron James $60m
17 Simon Cowell $95m
18 Katy Perry $39m
19 David Beckham $47m
20 Robert Downey Jnr $75m

Adaora Ukoh &Lolo of Wazobia cover plus size issue of Exquisite mag

The June issue of Exquisite magazine has two beautiful cover divas that are doing great promoting their brands, Lolo 1 of Wazobia FM and actress Adaora Ukoh.

FRANK EDWARDS/ROCKTOWN RECORDS presents Gil - Super Star rmx (prod by Frank Edwards)

                           Gil - Super Star rmx (prod by Frank Edwards)

                     Rocktown Records presents Joseph Emmanuel 'Gil' Gilbert with a banging
                                          remix of one of Frank Edwards' hits 'Super Star'.
                    This remix, produced and featuring the Omemma crooner Frank Edwards,
                          has a revamped beat with an Azonto/Dance flavour. Y'all best get in on
                                                            it.... Enjoy
                                         Young Gil, who hails from Benue, was signed late last year is
                               currently working on new materials and will be releasing them shortly.

                                         Connect: @_Giljoe @FRANKRICHBOY
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[Inspiration at its peak! House of Tara launches 100 Voices book]

                            Inspiration at its peak! House of Tara launches 100 Voices book

Renowned Nigerian beauty brand, House of Tara International, launched its highly anticipated book House of Tara 100 Voices in an exclusive event on Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at The Four Points Hotel by Sheraton. Present at the event were senior executives of Blue Chip companies, financial institutions, Lagos State government and members of the diplomatic corps.
Guests present also included Eku Edewor, Tosyn Bucknor, Bola Balogun Glam Networks, Ufuoma Ejenobor, Mrs Kemi Ogunleye of PANA Television among others.

“Selecting 100 stories out of several hundred entries sent in from all over Nigeria was no easy feat,” said Cynthia Mosumola, one of the inspiring women who selected the stories. “Everyone had something unique and I was extremely inspired; it has taught me to never take for granted investment in people".

Other inspiring women who selected the stories include Honourable Abike Dabiri, Member of the Federal House of Representatives; Adesuwa Onyenokwe Publisher of TW Magazine; Uche Pedro of Bella Naija; actress Omoni Oboli; Toyosi Akerele of Rise Networks, On-air personality Tosyn Bucknor, Funke Bucknor-Obruthe and Mrs Ibukun Awosika.

This book is to inspire other young Africans not just Nigerians to use the stories of these 100 to challenge others to find a way to inspire peopleĆ¢€ Mrs Ibukun Awosika said during her opening address.


A Mile From Home premieres this Sunday June 30th at Silverbird

A Mile From Home is an action filled drama that borders on vengeance and forgiveness, telling the story of freedom and loyalty. Starring Eric Nwanso, Chiedozie Nzeribe, Tope Tedela, Alex Ayalogu and Tolu Akinbileje. A true action film filled with suspense, tragedy and love all combined to make it a must watch. The movie was directed by young upcoming director, Eric Aghimien

The Movie Premiere’s on the 30th of June 2013 at the Silverbird Galleria Victoria Island Lagos. Time- 6.00pm (Red Carpet Starts 5pm). Strictly by invitation. Dress code- Semi formal. T

The premiere is powered by Promasidor makers of Toptea, and Sensodyne from the stables of GSK Nig Plc. For further enquiries on how to win tickets visit and

NEW MUSIC-Depression - Ric Hassani ( @richassani )

Ric Hassani is an Afro Pop Artist.  His great passion for Music has always
been a large part of his life from a very young age. He has released singles
such as Dreams, Let Me Speak, Radio, Wetin you do, Hello, Be my girl, Dance
Dance Baby Dance. Here is an Amazingly crafted song tilted Depression from
him. This Song is from the heart asking Oluwa to Bless his music hustle.
Enjoy !