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I am the voice behind Psquare’s Hit Song ‘Story’ – Comedian Helen Paul Reveals



Nigerian comedian and social media personality, Helen Paul has revealed she was the voice behind ‘Uncle, please tell us a story’, in Psquare’s ‘Story’, a song released in 2005.

She made this known in a recent interview on the Honest Bunch Podcast, stating that she was a receptionist at the time and that she got the gig after the children who were meant to do the voiceover failed to show up.

Her words: “At the beginning, I didn’t know P Square. I didn’t even know they were going to blow. They came to the studio, and they wanted to record their songs. I think they were expecting some children to come and got disappointed.

So, Ayoadeife said, “We have somebody who can do this voice, and this person can do all the range children,” she added.

“I didn’t know what range was, but I was just very good at imitating voices to date. I was a receptionist then, and when they told them, they agreed. And the guy just said, Helen, ‘You will work in the nights, but we’re not paying much. I said, I don’t care; just buy me a ‘soft drink’, because I loved it at the time.

“So they gave me the job, and I did the voicing of the children in the song. So they merged all the different children. So it sounded full. When the song started reigning, I didn’t even know what it was to put your name on a song; I didn’t fight for it.

”Helen Paul also revealed that her voice got her many jobs, and she moved from earning N9,500 monthly to over N400,000 monthly.

She said,

“The next job I did was for another milk product. I was at the reception when they brought this job, and they told me the child that was to do it was having exams. They said they would not be able to take that in the office because the advert needed to air at 3 p.m. and it was 12 p.m., so they were looking for a baby voice.

“Uncle Ayo said, ‘Let’s try Helen’ and they brought me in to lay the voice, which I did. After the ad, I signed a paper for which I didn’t know the content. At that point, my salary was N9,500; I started receiving about N400,000 or N450,00 every month.”


Omah Lay Situation Addressed By The Young Lady Whom He Called Up The Stage



At Omah Lay’s recent concert in London, A controversial part of the night happened when the singer called up a lady who was with her boyfriend up the stand to dance with him sensually.

That move sparked a lot of conversations online as her boyfriend was seen looking do dejected.

The lady in a recent video said;
“People saying he’s the one who bought the ticket. Who told you that? I bought the ticket and wanted him to have a good time.” Lady from Omah Lay’s show clears the air.

The lady by the name of Jesssani also shares, “Me and my boyfriend have had private conversations about going on stage with Omah Layy. So I’ve said to him, if I were to be called on stage, I am going. And he said, That’s fine.”

She, however, apologized to her boyfriend for the whole situation. She says, “Since the entire thing was public, I think it’s right I apologize in public to him. It was, honestly, a mistake. If I knew this would get this far, I wouldn’t even go to the concert.”

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Davido Versus Patrick Amaju: Court Declines Davido’s Application For Stay Of Proceedings



A Delta State High Court sitting in Effurun has refused the application by singer, David Adeleke aka Davido, seeking a stay of proceedings in the N2 billion suit filed against him by Brownhill Investment Company Limited owned by former NFF president, Amaju Pinnick, over the annual ‘Warri Again Concert’

Amaju’s company filed the lawsuit against Davido after he failed to perform at a concert in Warri which he was fully paid for. The company is asking the court to award N2 billion as general damages against Davido.The company is also asking the court for N150 million as legal and professional fees and an additional N30 million as the cost of filing the suit.

Defendants in the suit are David Adeleke a.k.a “Davido,” and his music label, Davido Music Worldwide Limited.

Vanguard reports that at the hearing in the matter recently, Davido’s counsel, Norrison Quakers, SAN, informed the court that there was a pending appeal and that the defendants had filed a motion for a stay of proceedings. Quakers further told the court that the defendants had been served with a copy of the claimant’s counter affidavit to the said motion for stay.

However, he applied to withdraw the motion and submitted that the Court of Appeal had become seized with authority over the proceedings pending before the lower court.

The counsel to Amaju’s company, Kelechi Onwuegbuchulem, did not oppose the application to withdraw the motion and the court granted the same according.

The court in a bench ruling upheld the claimant’s argument and held that until an order staying further proceedings is obtained from the Court of Appeal, the High Court will continue with proceedings in the case.

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Tiwa Savage Discloses Her Current Struggle With Her Eyes



Singer Tiwa Savage has opened up about her eyesight issues over the past few years.

In a series of Instagram stories on Thursday, She revealed her eyesight struggles, stating that she sometimes have to screen grab a message then go into her photos to zoom and read due to blurry vision.

Tiwa, however, disclosed that she got a pair of luxury recommended glasses to deal with the problem, after consulting with an optician in London.

She said: “So guys, the last 2-3 years, I’ve been noticing that I would be squinting sometimes and when I read some stuffs, it’s getting blurry and in the last few months I noticed it has gotten really bad and sometimes I had to screengrab a message, go back to my camera roll and zoom. So while I was in London I said lemme go and see the optician.

“So my long sight is okay, for now he says, not great but my short sight. Literally, I will be in a restaurant and I can’t read the menu but now your girl is back and you know, I had to make it luxury, so I had to get me a Cartier Pierre, cos ABG don’t play.”

Tiwa rocking her medicated luxury glasses
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