Ehis Combs Ohunyon

Critic

Nigeria

Ehis Combs was a shortlisted participant in The Critic Challenge 2017. He is a Realtor, Asset Valuer and Facility Manager. He is also a Music critic and sports enthusiast and writing is his passion. His works have featured for a number of blogs . You can reach him on Instagram: @ehiscombs or follow on Twitter: @ehiscombs

A Study On Self Worth: Yxng DxnzL

Date: 24 Aug 2018 Category: Music
8.0 Rating
MI Abaga has officially released his ''Yung Denzel'' album and here is our first listen take of the project. There is so much excitement following the release of MI's eight studio project in the early hours of Friday, August 24. MI is debated as the greatest Nigerian rapper ever, but some argue that he no longer plays at the level he did when he released his first set of projects. This album which he tags 'A Study on Self Worth' is supposed ...

Osinachi

Date: 22 Jun 2018 Category: Music
6.0 Rating
On Friday, June 22, Ekenedilichukwu Ijemba, popularly known as Humblesmith released his debut album, 'Osinachi'. It is almost easy to forget that the singer who made his music debut in 2014 and hit the limelight a year later following the loud bang that accompanied the release of his single Osinachi which featured Phyno and earned him a remix with Davido is yet to release his debut album. But four years down the line and Humblesmith, the yo ...

Strings and Bling

Date: 06 Jul 2018 Category: Music
7.0 Rating
Nasty C's aim for kingly status gathers the right momentum as his brilliance shine through on the new album, ''Strings and Bling''. 21-year-old South African rapper, Nsikayesizwe David Ngcobo, better known as Nasty C, caved through the industry ceilings with the release of his breakout mixtape, 'Price City', in April 2015. Nasty C then solidified the new status that came with the attention he was getting with his impressive debut album, ''B ...

C.O.L.D

Date: 29 Jun 2018 Category: Music
6.0 Rating
The rapper who is credited with one of the biggest hip-hop songs in Oleku from his debut album, 'Everybody Loves Ice Prince', has gone through the really high and baseless low of the Nigerian music industry. The former Choc Boy has at some point been the butt of Internet jokes over his lyrics, but his music has also seen him sit on the same table as the likes of respected music personality, Charmalagne, becoming the only Nigerian to have appea ...

Make E No Cause Fight

Date: 18 May 2018 Category: Music
7.0 Rating
The duo of Ajebutter22 and BOJ serve up a reminder that there are no rules to making good music, and with their laidback, 'butterish' and melodious style fused together, they deliver a rare blend of music that stays appealing to the ears. Despite having worked together on several singles like Omo Pastor and Jo Funmi, It was a bit surprising to not find Ajebutter22's name on the list of featured artists on Boj's album, Magic, released late last ...

About 30

Date: 25 May 2018 Category: Music
8.0 Rating
It had supposedly taken him two years to put together this album, Adekunle Gold set a standard with his debut album, Gold released in 2016, but events have since taken place leading to his sophomore project, About 30 anxiously looked upon as one of the most anticipated album of the year. From leaving his label, YBNL, Adekunle Gold has gone on to set his own imprint, establish the 79th element band and enjoyed successful tours in Europe and Ame ...

G.O.A.T (Greatest Of All Times)

Date: 18 Apr 2018 Category: Music
5.0 Rating
G.O.A.T is a familiar acronym on social media that stands for Greatest Of All Time. It is a slang that is thrown around especially during banters and could refer to a dominant sports person, artist or anyone in the creative field. For Alexander Abolore Ajifolajifaola popularly known as 9ice, life has thrown everything at him including the kitchen sink but yet he stands tall and can boast of a sure-fire career. From his breakout single, 'Lit ...

The Life of Joe Spazm (Mixtape)

Date: 26 Jan 2018 Category: Music
6.0 Rating
The word ‘OG’ was one of the very commonly thrown words in 2017 and if there is one name that aptly fits that description, then he is none other than Terry tha Rapman. Terry aka Joe Spazm has been in the game longer than a minute, from back in the early 2000s with his fellow Swat Root collective which paraded emcees like Modenine, Overdose, 6 Foot Plus, Eldee XL, Mista Baron. The kid from the North who once rhymed about running into an “MTN ...

Odysseus

Date: 09 Sep 2017 Category: Music
6.0 Rating
In Greek mythology, Odysseus was a legendary hero. He is famous for his “homecoming” which, after the decade-long Trojan War, took him ten eventful years. He is also renowned for his intellect and versatility, and these are attributes that Jesse Jagz has portrayed in his music. We haven’t had to wait 10 years for Jesse Jagz’ fourth solo album but we have had to wait for quite some time. Jesse originally began production on Odysseus ...