One-on-One With Nigerian Jazz Artist Bez

Emmanuel Bezhiwa Idakula, popularly known as Bez, talks about about his meteoric rise to fame and expectations for his second album.
  • Nigeria:  Stupid Song Came By Mistake - Bez

    Vanguard, 9 April 2013

    Bezhiwa Idakula, simply known as Bez, is an explosive soul singer with a truly unique voice and playful stage presence. In addition to an amazing performance at the 2012 'Super Sun ... read more »

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Emmanuel Bezhiwa Idakula, Bez.


  • Kenya:  Bez to Perform With Sara Mitaru At TM100

    Capital FM, 21 September 2012

    The first artist to grace the TM100 club stage on Thursday the 27th of September will be the up-and-coming Bez. read more »

  • Kenya:  Soul Star Bez to Launch Music Talent Club

    The Star, 21 September 2012

    Nigerian soul singer Bez will be in Nairobi for the inaugural performance of the Tusker Malt 100 club that seeks to discover African musical talent. The club is a community of ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Bez to Perform At the Tusker Malt 100 Club

    Capital FM, 19 September 2012

    There's a hot new club in town dubbed the Tusker Malt 100 club and the best part is that recruitment to the club is currently ongoing. read more »

  • Nigeria:  P-Square, Bez Lead Headies 2012 Nominees List

    Vanguard, 28 August 2012

    Giant pop singing duo Psquare and soul stirring jaz recording artist Bez lead the park in another star studded nominees list just revealed for the annual music awards...the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Fifteen Minutes With Bez

    Daily Trust, 21 July 2012

    Following BBC's description of him as Nigeria's next big deal, soul artiste, Bez, says it one that signifies the process of his growth as it is a term that first came up four years ... read more »


  • Bez feat Praiz - That Stupid Song

    Publication Date:
    6 January 2012

    Nigeria's Bez takes a leisurely stroll down memory lane with That Stupid Song. The alternative soul singer alludes to nostalgic nursery ditties from ... see more »

  • Nigeria:  Tuface, M.I, Bez Score Hat Trick

    Vanguard, 18 November 2011

    TUFACE seems to be getting better by the day. Recently at the unveiling of the Nigerian Brewries' Heineken Magnum, Fayrouz PET and Legend Can held in Lagos, he put up a spell bound ... read more »