Archive | February 4, 2014

VIDEO ALERT: Carlprit ft Jaicko – Remember To Forget|@carlprit and @Jaicko Bring African and the Caribbeans together

Who said Africa and the Caribbeans can never come together to make banging music? They were wrong because this one is banging. It is for the clubs, parties etc. Zimbabwe/Germany’s Carlprit teamed up with Barbados’s Jaicko to produce “Remember To Forget” which is ironically a track that many may never forget. It has that Pitbull-esque […]

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VIDEO ALERT:Blitz the Ambassador – Success|Strong Message To The World By @BlitzAmbassador

Blitz The Ambassador is known the world over for representing Ghana and the whole Africa with his powerful rap bars. Rap bars that can easily eclipse the power of those of some of New York’s. Usually layed on unconventional beats, his rap bars always come with a message and not just rhyme. One such song […]

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Carnegie Hall Plans South Africa Festival This Fall

A three-week festival of the music and arts of South Africa, a series featuring the mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato and a monthlong Before Bach celebration of early music will be among the highlights of Carnegie Hall’s 2014-15 season, announced on Wednesday. Ubuntu: Music and Arts of South Africa, will run from Oct. 10 through Nov. 5 and […]

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Chiwetel Ejiofor: An actor’s journey|Chiwetel Talks Igbo Roots, Africa, Slavery And More

Chiwetel Ejiofor played a drag queen in the 2005 movie “Kinky Boots” — a very different sort of role from the one that could win him an Oscar when they ask for “The Envelope, Please…” four weeks from tonight. Lee Cowan talks with him about his unconventional path to the red carpet: In the triple-digit […]

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