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DJ Edu: In Search of the Best Nightclub in Africa

As part of the BBC’s A Richer World season, world-renowned DJ and BBC Radio 1Xtra presenter DJ Edu goes in search for The Best Nightclub in Africa. In this programme, DJ Edu avoids the more established nightlife in the continent to discover some of the best clubs and neighbourhood nightspots where a new generation of Africans […]

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African Dream: Uganda Fashion Label Owners Give Advice – BBC

African Dream: Meet the three women behind a Ugandan fashion label Definition Africa is a Ugandan fashion label founded by Nadia Bhegani, Olga Mugyenyi and Nahida Bhegani, which tries to source all of its raw materials on the continent. As part of the latest series of African Dream, they shared their experiences of being part […]

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Fuse ODG Appears On BBC 2|@FuseODG Talks To @TheJeremyPaxman

As if an appearance on SKY Sports Sunday morning TV show Soccer AM wasn’t enough, pioneer Afrobeats artist Fuse ODG has bagged another first. Fuse ODG has appeared on the BBC’s Newsnight program. The mainstream show which airs at 10:30PM every week-night, last night featured an interview with the artist and a live performance. Fuse, […]

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Fuse ODG Makes UK Top 10 in Second Week of The New Year

He has brought Afrobeat to the mainstream with the likes of dance-themed songs such as Azonto and Antenna, now Fuse ODG is proving that he is not a one trick pony. Just 2 weeks into 2014, he has managed to squeeze in “Million Pound Girl (Badder Than Bad)”, a non-dance themed song into “The Official […]

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Emirates Showcases Zambian Music

EMIRATES Airlines is for the first time showcasing Zambia’s musical talent to fans across the world. The airline’s award-winning ice in-flight entertainment system features an expanding list of artistes. Emirates flies direct from Lusaka to Dubai and Harare everyday. According to a statement issued by Langmead & Baker Ltd yesterday, those currently featured include Zambia’s […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Fuse ODG – Azonto (Reloaded)

It seems like the Azonto craze is refusing to die. UK-Ghanaian Afrobeats king Fuse ODG is even breathing more air to it. Today he released yet another viral video for the UK market and the world. This one is probably the right cut for mainstream music video channels such as MTV, Viva and Kiss. In […]

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Nana Afua Antwi featured on CNN

Britain’s Top Model of Colour Cycle 5 winner Nana Afua Antwi tops it all at Africa Fashion Week London 2013. The International Model showcased her new collection SS14 for Adopted Culture which went viral after a splendid finale. The collection theme is ‘Grown Woman’ inspired by the traditional Krobo tribe in Eastern Region of Ghana. […]

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Gamu Single Officially Released after Chat With BBC on Past

Gamu Nhengu’s mission to unleash her fresh music brand/genre has officially begun. Today marked the official release of her powerful debut single Shake The Room, a vibrant song which features the singer’s strong vocals and a cool pseudo rap verse. The singer who was clearly excited, posted the download link of her single via her […]

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Nigerian-British star, Tayo Elesin, comes to Bayelsa for AMAA 2013

by Michael Abimboye The Nigerian British super star, Tayo Elesin, who has starred in widely acclaimed television soaps such as Law and Order U.K., Holby City, BBC, Doctors, BBC, and many others will be in Nigeria for the Africa Movie Academy Awards, AMAA, holding in Bayelsa this weekend. She will storm the awards alongside renowned British actress, […]

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