Tag Archives: DRC

VIDEO ALERT: Fally Ipupa ft. Youssoupha – Kitoko

Now who said David Guetta was the only French speaking man who can make big club hits. Watch, this video for Kitoko by Fally Ipupa and Youssoupha. It’s not like the typical, over-exaggerated party atmospheres you see in Guetta’s (normally Ibiza montages) videos, it’s just a naturally made video of a pumped up song. Fally […]

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FGM activist and rapper Sister Fa to appear at London African Music Festival

Sister Fa will raise awareness of female genital mutilation in her debut London performance Hip hop artist and activist, Sister Fa, will make her London debut at the London African Music Festival on Friday September 20. Sister Fa, born Fatou Diatta in Senegal, is a well-known hip hop singer in Berlin, where she now lives. […]

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19 YEAR OLD KEVINE BIKEBI CROWNED MISS CONGO UK 2013

19 year old Kevine Bikebi was crowned Miss Congo UK 2013 in front of a capacity filled venue. The magnificent event took place at the Stratford Town Hall London yesterday the 20th of July 2013. Judges on the Night included Sporah Njau of the Sporah show and Jaqueline Wabara (CEO Miss Nubian Pageant UK). The […]

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Q & A: Abbie & Courtney, 2 of Britain’s Biggest Afrobeats Adorers

We recently reported the impact that Afrobeats has been making on the UK and other European scenes lately. Click here to see the article. In the article, we mentioned 2 British caucasian girls (Abbie (Abroni) @huffsterrr and Courtney @courtneyadeniyi) who both were born and bred in the UK, and have now passionately embraced Afrobeats. Abbie is from the small […]

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Africa: Fally Ipupa Is the Most Sexy African Music Artiste!

Channel O VJs Denrele and Jokate are keeping the fire blazing on the original African channel’s ultimate countdown on their recently launched programme Channel O’s Top 10 Most… The show is all about who is at the top of the list in the world of entertainment across Africa. The countdowns range from leaders on social […]

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Pageant Encourages Participants to Celebrate Africa-U.S. Ties

Lady Kate Atabond Njeuma was on a mission eight years ago to help young women who had moved to the United States from Africa to celebrate both their cultures. As a Cameroonian American, she valued her new country, but also wanted to make sure she paid homage to the land of her birth. She wanted […]

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Snoop Lion Stands Tall With Africa All Stars

South Africa was alight last weekend and the lion was roaring indeed. Newly self-proclaimed rastafarian and former ‘Dogg’, Snoop Lion was in Johannesburg recently. The artist managed to live up to his expected strong presence, alongside a number of heavyweight and indeed entertaining African artists. Snoop was not supported by a week crop of artists […]

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The Pride of Africa (Africa-Canada Film Festival)

Vues d’Afrique’s programming director sees the festival as a forum to discover or reconnect with the continent. By T’Cha Dunlevy, GAZETTE FILM CRITIC, The Gazette MONTREAL – Gisèle Kayembe is being courted. “Montreal is trying to seduce me. We’ll see if I fall amoureuse,” said the lively Congo native and — as of 2011 — […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Fally Ipupa – Bruce

Here is a nice refreshing song from the DRC’s Fally Ipupa. The song Bruce has a fitting video clip, featuring typical classy Congolese fashion. The video is largely set around a boxing ring, showing ring rivals and also love rivals having a go at each other around the scene, following “Ali Bomaye!” shouts. The style […]

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Africa Entertainment Awards Set To Rock The Place

The 2nd Annual African Entertainment Awards (AEA) Malaysia 2011 is set to be bigger and better, as it is gaining well deserved recognition from the international front. This can be shown by the increased number of international participants and huge media interest in this year’s event. AEA Malaysia was conceptualized last year (2010) by Orange […]

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It’s MAMAs Night Tonight

The show is on at the Expo Centre, Eko Hotel and Suites in Lagos tonight. More A-List artists have since been added to the list of tonight’s performers and hosts. According to PM News Nigeria, Senior Vice President and Managing Director of MTV Networks Africa announced that US female rapper, Eve will be hosting the […]

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ONE8, Preparing To Take Over

The wheels are well in motion for Africa’s newly formed super-group, ONE8. The group’s members jetted into Chicago over a week ago and have already started putting a song together. The group, which comprises of 8 acts from 8 different African countries will be recording in the home town of the U.S. president with a […]

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