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IN BRIEF: Miriam Makeba

Miriam Makeba, in full Zensi Miriam Makeba, (born March 4, 1932, Prospect Township, near Johannesburg, South Africa—died November 10, 2008, Castel Volturno, near Naples, Italy), South African singer who became known as Mama Afrika, one of the world’s most prominent black African performers in the 20th century. The daughter of a...

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HUSH! IT’S TINA TURNER

Legendary hair, an unstoppable career, a show-stopping voice and yes, legs for days, that’s R&B icon, Tina Turner.  In a career that spans six decades, she has won 8 Grammys from 25 nominations. She has also received 3 Grammy Hall of Fame Awards, giving her a total of 11 Grammy...

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GAMP ENTERTAINMENT IS THE NEW POWERHOUSE OF GOOD MUSIC- ADEGBITE ADEDAPO

Music is an integral part of the creative industry. It is perhaps the biggest discussion in Nigeria at the moment. Over the years, music has evolved and taken different media to deliver; TV, radio, CD, internet, MP3, and a lot more. Music has become diverse such that it is almost...

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GET READY FOR MATRIX 4

Stars All: Keanu Reeves, Carrie-Anne Moss and Laurence Fishburne. Movie powerhouse, Warner Bros. has announced Tuesday that work has started on a new “Matrix” film which will be released in 2020— with Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss reprising their roles as Neo and Trinity, respectively. The original “Matrix” which was...

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Best Lionel Richie Songs: 20 Tracks That Will Have You Dancing On The Ceiling

Like his fans, the best Lionel Richie songs started out in party mode, but matured to grow romantic and warm, finding a more satisfying way of life – and love. Richie’s sincere and soulful voice has been in our lives since 1974, when Commodores roared out of Tuskegee, Alabama, and...

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EARTH, WIND & FIRE: FIRST R&B GROUP TO RECEIVE KENNEDY CENTER HONORS

Earth, Wind & Fire will become the first R&B group to receive the 2019 Kennedy Center Honors for lifetime artistic achievements. Recipients to be honored at the 42nd annual national celebration of the arts also include actress Sally Field, singer Linda Ronstadt, children’s television program “Sesame Street,” and conductor and...

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Gigi Lamayne set to represent SA in Europe music fest

Gigi LaMayne is off to Amsterdam to fly the South African flag high as she represents the hip-hop fraternity on a global stage. Joining the star-studded keynote speaker line-up as a special guest, she’ll be part of the global conversation discussing the progression and global ethos of the genre at...