Entertainment

Be a Star: Tecno Own The Stage Contest

Tecno, the leading mobile phone brand in association with Africa Magic present the Tecno Own The Stage karaoke competition. Tecno Own The Stage sees talented karaoke singers from across the continent battling it out for a prize pool of $50,000 and an opportunity to record a song and go on tour with a renowned musical act. According to the General …

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London Afrobeat Collective Brings Fela to Nigeria This October

For fans of late Afrobeat icon Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, these are exciting times as the spirit of Abami Eda will be channeled by the award-winning London Afrobeat Collective in their first-ever tour of Nigeria tagged Pride of Culture.  Incorporating the energy and high-spirited stagecraft of Fela, the tour which is organized by Zmirage brings the vast immaterial wealth of Africa, personified by Afrobeat to …

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Yemi Alade, Davido, Aka Lose Out On MTVEma 2015 Best African Act Awards

… AS DIAMOND PLATNUMZ IS NAMED WINNER  MTV Base (DStv channel 322) today revealed that Diamond Platnumz is the winner of the 2015 MTV EMAs Best African Act.  Scores of music fans visited mtvema.com to vote for Diamond Platnumz, who beat incredible competition from AKA, Yemi Alade, Davido, and DJ Arafat. Diamond Platnumz will now go up against the winning act from India to be named Best Africa/India Act – and you can help him win. …

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2face Idibia’s Biography for Public Presentation On October 20

‘He’s an extraordinary being’  – wife Annie gushes   ‘He is unfairly gifted’ – Edi Lawani   ‘ He’s proof that patience pays’ – Olumide Iyanda   ‘He’s very funny and honest’ – Efe Omorogbe    + more tributes from friends, fans, colleagues and family members   ‘A Very Good Bad Guy: The Story of Innocent ‘2face’ Idibia’, the biography …

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Coke Studio Africa Season 3 Is Here Again!

To feature: Eva Alordia, Ice Prince, Flavour, Chindinma, 2Face, YemiAlade, Olamide, MI Abaga and AfriDija, Cobhams Asuquo Africa’s much loved music platform, Coke Studio Season 3 has return following the popularity of the season 2: Refreshed, the Season 3 boasts of line-up of established and new musicians, starting from October, to run until December 2015. The Marketing Director- Coca-Cola, Patricia …

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BET Brings “BET Experience” to Africa

International R&B Superstar, Maxwell to Perform R&B superstar Maxwell is heading to SA shores this summer to headline the BET Experience Africa, a spectacular global celebration of urban culture, music and lifestyle, from entertainment channel BET (DStv channel 129). The event which holds on December 12, BET Experience Africa provides the perfect kick off to the summer season, taking over the Ticketpro Dome for a non-stop, jam-packed entertainment fest, bringing together lovers of urban culture …

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Glo Dance with Peter Finalists Emerge

The thirty dancers who qualified for the finals of Dance with Peter reality TV competition will be unveiled to the public this weekend. The finalists will be revealed during the telecast of the show on Africa Magic, AIT, and MTV Base. Africa Magic Urban (Channel 153 on DSTV) airs the show on Saturdays from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., while …

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AFFRIMA: The Biggest African Music Awards Hits Dallas This Saturday

Big A Entertainment and African Muzik Magazine Presents the Biggest African Music Awards to hit Dallas. Featuring live performances by Davido, Diamond Platnumz, Yemi Alade, Vanessa Mdee, Eddy Kenzo, Aka, Vee, J Martins, Kcee, Harrysong, Yemi Alade, Tarrus Riley, Kiss Daniel, Yuri Da Cunha,Yvonne Chaka Chaka and more.  Date: Saturday, October 10, 2015 Time: 6 PM Venue: The Black Academy …

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