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Not The End Of The Road For Reggie ‘N’ Bollie As They Miss Out On The X-Factor Top Prize, Louisa Johnson Wins

It is not the first time an act with Ghanaian roots has reached the UK X-Factor’s final. Fleur East who has a Ghanaian mother and British father ended up as first runner-up of 2014’s series, which was then won by British male vocalist Ben Haenow. This year’s result was not so different to last year’s […]

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Reggie ‘N’ Bollie Through To The X-Factor Finals

After holding their own in the competition and having their position never being seen as under threat all through the live shows, Reggie and Bollie are now through to the final of the X-Factor UK show. The second act of Ghanaian origin to make such an achievement but obviously the first of their kind in […]

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X Factor’s Fleur East Gets Her Prize at Last, Signs to Simon Cowell’s record label Syco

The X-Factor UK 2014 competition’s first runner up Fleur East has finally clinched the prize she naturally deserves, a recording contact with the main X-Factor judge Simon Cowell’s record label SYCO. The news was broken with the following tweet by the record label’s official twitter account, SYCO Entertainment; BREAKING NEWS: @FleurEast signs to Syco. @thexfactor […]

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Fleur East Misses out on the UK X-Factor Final Prize

Fleur East wowed the X-Factor final crowd by performing ‘her’ single “Uptown Funk”, originally recorded by Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars, and the compulsory single “Something I Need” by One Republic consecutively, but missed out on the final prize to singer and fellow finalist Ben Haenow. The superstar in the making stepped out from the […]

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X-Factor UK’s Fleur East Shows Off Ghanaian Roots

It was a family affair for the UK X-Factor Contestant Fleur East as her Ghanaian maternal grandfather banged some bongo drums to drum up support for her in the semi finals of the live TV show. 27 year old Fleur, who is favourite to win the contest claimed that her grandfather had travelled from Ghana […]

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Zimbabwe-born Singer Impresses UK X-Factor Judges

Middlesborough-based and Zimbabwean born singer Bre Musiq made a good impression of himself in front of the X-Factor judges on the show’s Saturday night audition. Singing the Blackstreet’s “No Diggity”, he brought smiles to the faces of mega judge Simon Cowell and his colleagues Mel B, Cheryl and Louis Walsh who confessed that he liked […]

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Asanda Shows Off Her Prowess On BGT Finals

South African musical sensation Asanda Jezile made her mark last night on the Britain’s Got Talent show. She sung Beyonce’s If I Was A Boy with as a professiona, in front Of Britain’s Got Talent (BGT) judges and the crowd. Asanda was flanked by a choir, during the performance, which looked a lot like something […]

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CEO Dancers Thrill BGT Crowd But Fail To Progress

Dance group CEO dancers appeared once again on Britain’s got talent. The girls who are all of African descent but from different countries came on stage to show their unique act, after being selected for the semi-final line by the judges. The girls were raised onto the stage by three elevators, one after the other, […]

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Asanda Jezile Stuns BGT Audience

11 year old South African/British singer Asanda Jezile stunned the Britain’s Got Talent audience once again last night. She sung Beyonce’s song Halo amazingly albeit effortlessly and as a result, she was voted into the finals of the UK show. Asanda, who describes herself as a “little diva when I’m onstage and when I’m offstage, […]

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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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CEO Dancers Wow BGT Judges and Crowd

It’s something different, it’s something unique and it’s something utterly refreshing. Hailing from London, the girls who call themselves CEO dancers, showed up at the UK talent reality show, Britain’s Got Talent. The girls stepped out with cliché moves to Beyonce Knowles’s famous single ‘Single Ladies’, before they suddenly broke it down with a pulsating […]

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Gamu Celebrates New US Record Label Deal

Singer Gamu Nhengu seems to be on roll. As she prepares for her debut album launch on May 5 2013, a new deal seems to have come her way. Announcing on her official Facebook page, an elated Gamu said, “Dreary weather but there’s good news to make me cheery! Just been signed to @TommyBoyEnt in […]

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