All posts tagged: Saved

Small Chops: Despite

Small Chops: A Nigerian term for Canapés, Hors d’oeuvres and the like. Small Chops: Quick thoughts of mine Despite the fear of writing, He still gives me words to write. Despite not taking rest seriously, He still wakes me up to a new day filled with new opportunities. Despite not getting right, nearly all the time, all things concerning me have been made right in Him. Despite my struggle to stay connected to Him, with ease He reminds me of His love for me. He stays connected. Despite my shortcomings and endless failures, He succeeds on my behalf, staying flawlessly victorious. Despite it all, it’s His opinion of me that matters most. Signed @OlayideM SaveSave SaveSave SaveSave SaveSave SaveSave Advertisements

Music: The Vibe According To… Nonso Amadi and Khalid

Nono Amadi (@Nonso_A) When the 21 year-old, Nigerian-Canadian (Canadian-Nigerian) released “Radio” produced by Juls I just had a feeling that 2017 will turn out to be this young man’s year. My Twitter TL is a testament to this. I discovered his music by chance, last summer, while watching the Nigerian web series “Discovering ABJ” (episode 5) by Nappy Media. Thankfully his music was Shazam-able and available on iTunes and Soundcloud. I ended up downloading his songs “Tonight” and “Gele” and if you follow me on Snapchat, you would have heard me play these songs a couple times. Check out his song “Radio” and enjoy his laid-back-Naija-RnB sound. Khalid (@thegreatkhalid) Another young artist, at 18 is Khalid. This guy’s voice is very mature (if that’s a way to describe someone’s vocal ability). I stumbled on his music by way of Twitter-ville and his song “Saved” was added to my Soundcloud playlist immediately. Having heard his other songs on YouTube (“Coaster” is repeat worthy 👌🏾), I will be getting his album, “American Teen“, due to be released 3rd March 2017. I’m …