Entertainment of Wednesday, 12 January 2011

Source: Eugene Osafo-Nkansah/Peacefmonline.com/Ghana

Nadia Buari dating DR Congo sex symbol , Fally Ipupa?

They came to MAMA's together...but Naija paparazzi didn't catch on...l The two sexy stars have been seeing each other quietly for a few months now.

According to nigeriafilms.com, a very reliable source saw them sharing a room at Eko Hotel when they were both in Nigeria for MAMAs. They confirmed their romance to this 'reliable source'...

Nadia had been in a long-term love relationship with soccer star, golden-boy Michael Essien of Chelsea Football Club but the two called off their relationship for undisclosed reasons in 2009.

Rumours made rounds last year that the “Checkmate” actress had a relationship with young Black Star player and son of soccer maestro Abedi Pele, Andre Dede Ayew.

Though the actress did not make any public statement about the rumour, Dede Ayew came out to deny any relationship with Nadia saying he does not even have her phone number.

She was spotted with an engagement ring last year but Nadia refused to disclose the new man responsible for the diamond on her finger. Could singer, Fally Ipupa by the man behind the ring?

For those who don't know who Fally Ipupa is, he's a 33year old award winning artist from Congo DR.

Ipupa Nsimba aka Fally Ipupa aka “DiCaprio” aka “La Merveille”born in Kinshasa, December 14th, 1977. Is a singer, songwriter and guitarist of great talent.

He was part of the group Quartier Latin for about 10 years and worked his craft with Koffi Olomide. He notably created several hits for Koffi, among them Eternellement on Force de Frappe in 2001 and Ko Ko Ko Ko on Affaire d’Etat which got him being promoted to the position of conductor despite his young age. In 2006, debuting his solo career, he delivered his first solo album Droit Chemin that sold over 100,000 copies with hits like Droit Chemin, Liputa or Kidiamfuka.

With his silky smooth voice, he has conquered the international music scene and reached the hearts of many with his music blend of various styles,such as soukous, ndombolo, pop and R&B. In 2009, his album Arsenal de Belles Mélodies was very much noticed, with hits like Chaise électrique, a duet performed with ex G-Unit R&B singer Olivia.

His presence in the international music industry has indeed been acknowledged, in 2007, When he won Best Male Artist at the Cesaire Awards and Best Artist or Group from Central Africa at the Kora Awards. In 2009, he performed at the Africa MTV Awards, performing Bicarbonate.

With a smooth soulful voice, an impeccable sense for style and dance moves that will have the opposite sex swarming,it must be said that Fally Ipupa is a very talented, music genious who is here to stay.