Tag Archives: London

“It’s your boy Wizzy! Wizkid shuts down Birmingham

A.H@diaspoRAW.net: Last night the people of Birmingham were graced with the opportunity to see Wizkid at an exclusive intimate set at the Club Karma. Currently living in London to work on his new album, which we at Diasporaw cannot wait to ‘DROP’, this was one of two shows here in the UK this week. Rumour […]

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Atumpan Signs Deal With Ministry Of Sound and Remixes The Thing

Ghana hitmaker Atumpan is one those who, as they say, is trying to internationalise Afrobeats. His 2011 hit song, The Thing recently got remixed by famous American house and garage producer Todd Edwards in order to give international appeal. The house music based remix was released a few days ago on Atumpan’s Soundcloud account and […]

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Mosunmola ‘Mo’ Abudu to unveil the new face of Africa

Meet the inspiring Nigerian woman who is all set to launch a TV network which promises to break the stereotypes about the continent. A woman who could be considered Africa’s Oprah Winfrey is launching an entertainment network that will be beamed into nearly every country on the continent with programmes showcasing its burgeoning middle class. […]

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Nneka to Headline The Africa Centre’s Summer Festival

Covent Garden, August 3-4, 2013 LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–July 15, 2013–The Africa Centre is incredibly excited to announce that the headline act at next month’s Summer Festival will be the international star and neo-soul singer, Nneka. Nneka first came to prominence in 2004 when she appeared as a warm-up act for reggae star, Sean Paul, at his […]

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All I Wanted Was Your Waist – Iyanya Replies Yvonne Nelson

Iyanya was on the Tim Westwood show in the UK a few days back and while free styling with Kukere, he kind of replied his ex, Yvonne Nelson’s recent emotional interview. Iyanya sang: “Yvonne Nelson, I lost your medicine. She called that she’s coming over and I ride her like a jangolova. All I want […]

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Fuse ODG Featured On MTV Iggy

Revolutionary young artist, Fuse ODG is continuing to ride on the wave of success following the eruption of his mega-singles Azonto and Antenna. The Ghana-UK artist was yesterday featured in an in-depth article on MTV-Iggy. MTV Iggy, like MTV, MTV Base and others, is a division of Viacom Media Networks. It’s focuses on bringing cutting-edge […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Eazzy – Scream

The song is a fusion of dance, standard pop and afrobeatz and the song is called Scream. That is one of Ghanaian female artist Eazzy’s recent releases. She has produced a video for it and indeed it will get a lot of people screaming. The song features rock type scenes, with spooky appearances spiced with […]

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Tonto Dike Speaks on Her Fall at Iyanya’s London Concert

Controversial actress turned singer Tonto Dike strutted onto the stage to perform at Iyanya’s Kukere Concert on the 9th of June 2013 in London only to hit the floor moments later. It’s her most famous fall and it got social media buzzing at once. Tonto Dike has found it imperative to clear the air concerning […]

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African Music Stars Wizkid & Fuse ODG to Perform at the Yahoo! Wireless Music Festival 2013 in London

The Yahoo! Wireless Festival is an annual summer jam that has taken place in England since 2005. The music festival brings the biggest stars to one colossal multi-day concert and has been sponsored in the past by O2 and Barclay Card but this year, it’s by Yahoo! This year, it is taking place at the […]

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A London music and dance evening with top SA jazz and classical artists

The Masikhule Project presents: An evening of World and South African Music and Dance featuring  Mervyn Africa, Njabulo Madlala, Lerato Zwezwe, Mulrado DC and a few surprise guests Date: Sunday 5 May 2013 from 16:30 – 18:30 South African pianist and composer Mervyn Africa has been one of the great names of African jazz for the last 30 years. His […]

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Fuse ODG and Vee Da I Get MTV Video Debut On Same Day

Two young musicians, Vee Da I and Fuse ODG came out yesterday on two different social media networks to announce their individual and yet similar conquests. South African-UK rapper turned music video director, Vee Da I, announced yesterday that a video he produced had been recently played on the African version of MTV Base. He […]

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Boobs: A Must For My Wife – Tunde Ednut

Award winning Nigerian comedian (who’s more popular in the UK), Tunde Ednut, has announced basic requirements for his future wife. The good looking and outrightly witty short comedian says a woman without the back props could pass but one without (adequate) frontal weight is a no-go area. He tweeted on Tuesday: “MY WIFE MUST HAVE […]

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