Archive | September, 2015

Trevor Noah Makes ‘Daily Show’ Debut – Continues the War on Bulls**t

Poking fun at the pope’s visit to the USA, at US House of Congress Speaker John Boehner‘s resignation  and declaring that the war against bulllsh**t continues were some of the highlights from Trevor Noah’s debut at the hot seat of the biggest American satirical news show, ‘The Daily Show’. The South African brought the crowd […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Davido – Dodo {Davido Meets The Love Of His Life?}

Noone will not like the song “Dodo” by Davido, but everyone will love it’s video. Well the song is a typical Davido song, with a lot of haaa, heees, leles and lalas being sung through the singer’s raspy and yet silky throat and of course with some nice melodies. That’s job done for a party […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Original Strong Girls ft. D’Banj, Diamond & Banky W – Strong Girl (Remix)

The original song features Omotola, Waje, Selmor Mtukudzi and other top female artists from across the continent. Leading African male artists D’Banj (Nigeria), Diamond (Tanzania) and Banky W (Nigeria) have joined forces with U2 lead singer and ONE co-founder Bono to remix Strong Girl – the anthem that celebrates the power of girls and women […]

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Idris Elba Is Magnetic As Monstrous Warlord In Beasts Of No Nation Trailer

The Luther star plays a West African rebel commander who trains child soliders in Netflix’s first film. Idris Elba plays a vicious but charismatic warlord in Netflix’s first foray into filmmaking. Beasts of No Nation is about a young West African boy (played by newcomer Abraham Attah), who is forced to join a unit of mercenary […]

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Lauryn Hill Pays Homage To Fela Kuti, Visits African Shrine

Barely 24 hours after her Lagos gig, soul music legend, Lauryn Hill paid a courtesy call on the late Fela Anikulapo-Kuti’s Afrobeat hotspot, the New African Shrine located at Agidingbi area, Lagos, Nigeria, West Africa. She was in company of her eight year old daughter, Sarah Marley and other members of her band. Her visit […]

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Taylor Swift Accused of Racism in ‘African Colonial Fantasy’ Video

Singer sparks another controversy after online critics lash out at film for Wildest Dreams, which was shot in Africa with a largely white cast Taylor Swift has found herself embroiled in fresh race-related controversy after the video for her song Wildest Dreams was accused of having racist overtones. The Joseph Kahn-directed video, which was revealed […]

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Bono Joins African Stars in Campaign to Use Music to Empower Women

African stars have joined rock star Bono in a campaign to use music to help empower women globally. Bono and the top African male musicians D’banj, Diamond and Banky W announced Friday that they will be included in a remix of the song Strong Girl, a rallying cry for women’s empowerment which features top African female talent. […]

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