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Seven years ago singer-songwriter Kaylow was one of the soulful vocalists who dominated the airwaves with his hit The Soul Café, which stood the test of time.
Posted: October 7, 2022, 8:31 am
Afro-pop singer Sivuyile Silindela who has been struggling to make a mark in the industry believes he is destined for stardom after winning an award.
Posted: October 7, 2022, 8:16 am
Once a shining star of the early 2000s with a voice and sound that could be on any soulful Sunday radio playlist, singer Zamajobe Sithole regrets taking a 10-year hiatus from the industry following a toxic relationship whose ending brought her misery.
Posted: October 7, 2022, 7:01 am
Charming 'Mrs Harris Goes to Paris' has design world of the fifties in a spin, 'Medieval' intrigue roils Bohemian royalty, and upcoming movies shine
Posted: October 6, 2022, 11:44 am
Maskandi legend Phuzekhemisi was announced on Wednesday as an ambassador of the 19th Moshito Music Conference and Exhibition.
Posted: October 6, 2022, 6:08 am
Prince of parties loves to catch up on TV just to unwind.
Posted: October 6, 2022, 5:00 am
Tanzanian musician collaborates with Blxackie on one song.
Posted: October 5, 2022, 2:22 pm
The sky is the limit for SA rapper The Big Hash who is featured in a song that has made it to the Fifa23 global soundtrack.
Posted: October 5, 2022, 6:10 am
Winning the Afcon is one of memorable moments for soccer star.
Posted: October 4, 2022, 11:51 am
Music has been a constant in the life of singer/songwriter Leomile Motsentsela, which has led to her career blossoming in unexpected ways.
Posted: October 4, 2022, 11:03 am
Having owned it in the financial world as a personal wealth expert, Samke Mhlongo has also made a name for herself as a reality star.
Posted: October 4, 2022, 10:58 am
Ikhwezi FM presenter Simthande Myeza has turned into an internet sensation overnight, thanks to social media.
Posted: October 4, 2022, 10:53 am
Award-winning musician Nkosinathi “Nathi” Mankayi is back after a three-year hiatus and this time has brought a different flavour to paint his tough moments in the industry and his personal life.
Posted: October 4, 2022, 10:48 am
USA-SEC/KARDASHIAN (URGENT):SEC charges Kim Kardashian for unlawfully touting crypto security -statement
Posted: October 3, 2022, 12:06 pm
'Being on Idols helped me see my dreams in colour'
Posted: October 3, 2022, 11:28 am
Banyana Banyana and Mamelodi Sundowns goalkeeper Andile “Sticks” Dlamini wrote her way into the history books as the shot-stopper when the national team clinched the Women’s Africa Cup of Nations in July.
Posted: October 3, 2022, 5:00 am
The veteran actor has emerged as local TV’s go-to “grootman”, with roles such as Blade in Isibaya and Isaac in House of Zwide.
Posted: September 30, 2022, 10:47 am
Exclusive interview with Viola Davis, star of rousing global cinema hit, Antonio Banderas headlines new action thriller, Showmax launches epic African fantasy series, and we report on Comic Con's return to Africa
Posted: September 29, 2022, 2:00 pm
Coolio, born Artis Leon Ivey Jr, was best known for his 1995 single 'Gangsta's Paradise', from the album of the same name.
Posted: September 29, 2022, 8:49 am
When I get home, Mbedu’s unflinching portrayal of Nawi stays with me and I think, “Why not write her a love letter?”
Posted: September 28, 2022, 11:06 am
Celebrity trainer Gabriela Mclain spills on how she got Thuso Mbedu and Viola Davis in shape for The Woman King.
Posted: September 28, 2022, 10:10 am
A Spanish court on Tuesday formally ordered Colombian superstar Shakira to stand trial on accusations that she failed to pay €14.5m (R250m) in income taxes, a court document released on Tuesday showed.
Posted: September 27, 2022, 3:29 pm
Actors, musicians and choreographers joined superstar Thuso Mbedu for warrior training in Johannesburg on Tuesday.
Posted: September 27, 2022, 1:34 pm
We are greeted by a Ghanaian traditional band, showing off high-spirited dance styles and rocking vibrant prints.
Posted: September 27, 2022, 11:19 am
Tesmin-Robyn’s exit on Idols SA last exit on Sunday night is a move she saw coming after the negative reviews she received from judges Somizi Mhlongo, Thembi Seete and Thabo “JR” Bogopa.
Posted: September 26, 2022, 3:30 pm
The much-anticipated event of the year kicked off to a horrible start, from attendees complaining about the long queues to gain entry into the venue or making use of the bathrooms – to the terrible experience of standing for long hours just to buy food which clearly defeated the whole purpose of a food festival.
Posted: September 26, 2022, 1:24 pm
Start streaming gripping doccie on SA’s biggest corporate scandal; feel the love in ‘Ticket to Paradise’; catch twisted thriller ‘Don’t Worry Darling’; Heritage Day screenings of Viola Davis box office hit, plus interviews with its stars
Posted: September 26, 2022, 9:53 am
Veteran actor Vusi Thanda’s public cry for financial help is a struggle by the creative sector, which has been abandoned by an uncaring government.
Posted: September 26, 2022, 5:56 am
Cheers to Global Citizen Festival! Artists from all over the globe have descended on Ghana’s capital city Accra ahead of the music festival taking place on Saturday – but before that the pre-parties.
Posted: September 24, 2022, 11:23 am
Afro-tech drives Tivani Mkhombo even though his Soweto roots draws from amapiano and soul.
Posted: September 23, 2022, 8:23 pm