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Monday, September 25, 2017

Strong Girl, Aituaje Iruobe [WAJE] and The Impact Of Music in Changing The Status...

I must confess, I am guilty. Of what, you ask? Well, I cannot recollect the last time I did a post about a musician/artiste- female or...

Is Trevor Noah the Most Successful Comedian from Africa?

Thirty-one years ago, he would not have thought this possible. Born in apartheid South Africa, growing in the streets of Soweto, aware that his...
David Oyelowo

David Oyelowo: This A-List Actor Has a Dream…

…One dream can change the world. Martin Luther King’s dream was the beginning of a revolution that brought an end to white dominance, racism and...
Abraham Abramz Tekya

Abraham ‘Abramz’ Tekya : Redefining the Hip-Hop Culture in Africa

Just when you thought hip-hop artistes and rappers were tattooed, women-loving, booze-quaffing shysters, Abramz Tekya does the unthinkable. He literally breaks out of the...
O.C Ukeje

Award-Winning Actor, O.C Ukeje is a Man on Fire!

Talent startles. It awakens. It thrills. True talent sets a man on fire, figuratively speaking! Nollywood, multiple award-winning actor, and the darling of Producers and...
Sanaa Hamri

Sanaa Hamri- African Diva, Enriching Lives…

Traditional beliefs and gender stereotypes were not enough to stop her, she had a mission……. Born in Tangier Morocco, Sanaa studied theater at Sarah Lawrence...

Timi Dakolo; The King of Soul and His Great Nation

“Here we stand as a people With one song: with one voice We're a nation: undivided and poised We will take our stand: and build our...

Tony Kgoroge; South Africa’s Multi Award-Winning Lead Man

What do Hotel Rwanda, Invictus, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, Cold Harbour, Blood Diamond, Lord of War and The First Grader have in common? Tony...

Anant Singh- Stellar Producer; He Just Understands his Calling.

The African film industry has made a radical advancement, from the fringes, to the spotlight in the international film industry. Thanks to the indomitable veterans...

Alexander Sidding; Sudan’s Export to Hollywood

Sudan; can anything good come out of Sudan, but wars, strife and rumours of wars? Well, yes indeed! Alek Wek and our African Star of the...

Nabil Ayouch; Morocco’s Award-winning Writer and Film-Maker

Nabil Ayouch is one of the most respected filmmakers of North Africa and the Middle East and his latest film has garnered him nominations...

The Top 20 Comedians from West Africa in 2013!

Comedy is no joke!!! They make us laugh...sometimes they make us cry, and other times, well...Once upon a time, not so long ago, no...
Ceo_Dancers

Here are the CEO Dancers

Do you know the CEO Dancers? Let me lift their resume straight from their facebook page CEO Dancers are Britain's Got Talent 2013 semi-finaists and...

Moussa Diabate can Teach You to Drum and Dance!

I love dancing. It might actually be the only form of exercise I undertake with a smile on my face, gladness in my heart and...

Faten Hamama – The Timeless Queen of the Arabic Screen

Little wonder she is called The Lady of The Arabic Screen, it’s a well deserving name for a lady who has become an icon...

Omar Sharif; the Award-winning Egyptian Super Star

A lot of people learn to act, some act to learn while some others were born to act. Omar Sharif is undoubtedly a super...

Mona Ali Mohamed Zaki has got it all; Beauty, Brains and Talent.

She is fondly called the pretty face of the movies. Mona Ali Mohamed Zaki discovered her career path quite early in life albeit accidentally. As is common...

Emem Isong – Passion Is My Main Stay

It is interesting what the movie industries in Africa have become; outstanding, refined and ever growing. Thanks to the class of great minds that...

Egyptian Mohammed Sohbi; A Thespian and a Humanitarian

Famed Egyptian actor, Mohammed Sobhi, has created a legend for himself in the Egyptian Film Industry as a consequence of his stellar acting abilities,...

Mariam Doumbia & Amadou Bagayoko; A Tragedy, A Love-Story & Lots of Music!!!

Apart from a few exceptions like Nigerian Producer, Cobhams Asuquo and a few others, it is a rarity to see a visually-impaired person attain...

Grammy Winner, Oumou Sangare says “Hard Work Pays!!!”

Oumou Sangare is a Malian singer and song writer who discovered her talent and practised it at a very young age. For her, growing...

Tebogo Tebza Malope- For the Love of Storytelling

It started as a childhood pastime; the love for television sets and their remote controls. Tweaking and tuning became a daily affair for the...
TY Bello

TY Bello; Speaking Hope through Music & Pictures

Who has dark-eyes, full brows, big hair, raspy alto voice, uplifting songs and exceptional photography skills? The one and only TY Bello; a Nigerian...

Angelique Kidjo-A Voice for All Ages

“As you go through life you’ll see there is so much that we don’t understand; and the only thing we know is things don’t...

Kunle Afolayan; Preaching the Gospel of African Movies, by Africans, for Africans…

Araromireeeeee...that soundtrack sent chills down my spine as I watched the highly acclaimed, award winning, internationally renowned film, ‘The Figurine’ by the grand maestro,...