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South African act Don Dada collabs with Jamaican on new single

RuFF CuTT Studio owner and recording multi-platinum selling South African Reggae / Hip-Hop artiste Menelik Nesta Gibbons aka Don Dada has officially released a new single, “Message from AfriKa“ featuring the Reggae Powerhouse Band  from Jamaica. The single is available nowall digital services worldwide distributed by Tuff Gong International. Don Dada pictured right “Message From AfriKa” comes just three months after Don Dada’s visit to Kingston Jamaica, where he made history as the firstAfrican …

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Adalba on the creation of self, music, and ‘Live African’ EP evolution

Adalba

“My first performance to a crowd of thousands was in the year 2000,” retorted Adalba Agana-Nsiire who is known professionally as Adalba, to TheAfricanDream.net during an interview tracing the genesis of his career. “I was a meager 12-year-old, and even though I was barely a teen at the time, I knew something important was happening and I felt privileged and honored …

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Cast Africans in ‘Coming to America 2’ Akon asks Eddie Murphy and co

Eddie Murphy

Akon is just as excited as anyone for the arrival of Coming to America 2, the sequel to the 1988 comedy starring Eddie Murphy as a wealthy prince from the fictional African nation of Zamuda. However, the singer noted that this time around, African actors and comedians should be cast in a film based on the African continent. During an interview with TMZ, the …

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Gratitude Concert 2019 with Twinsax themed “Light of the world”

Twinsax Gratitude Concert

Twinsax Gratitude Concert On the 26th of April, the city of Ile-ife in Nigeria will be on its feet as it will be witnessing an enthralling night of worship through Jazz music at the highly anticipated Gratitude Concert (GC) ‘19. The scintillating Nigerian gospel jazz-duo Twinsax will be live in performance alongside passionate, enthusiastic, vibrant virtuosos possessing classic delivery in …

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Rocky Dawuni ‘Beats of Zion’ album ft Stonebwoy, Sarkodie, Alika, & Wiyaala

(Los Angeles, CA) — Rocky Dawuni, the international music star/global ambassador and humanitarian activist, releases his highly anticipated 7th studio album Beats of Zion on March 8,2019 with Six Degrees Distribution. [Pre-Order: https://rockydawuni.lnk.to/beatsalbum] The thirteen-track set follows the GRAMMY nominated album Branches of the Same Tree, (“Best Reggae Album” in 2016) and expands Rocky’s “Afro Roots” sound to include the diversity of the Ghanaian music scene …

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Prolific Ghanaian music duo R2Bees set to release their third studio album

After they prorogued the initial launch of their music album, Tema-based music group, R2Bees, has announced the date of release of their high and much-anticipated album, titled ‘SITE 15‘. Omar Sterling (left) & Mugeez of R2bees The ‘SITE 15’ album is their third professional career studio project, and is due for release on the first day of March in the …

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Nomzamo Mbatha of South Africa is newest UN Goodwill Ambassador

Nomzamo Mbatha

Johannesburg – Nomzamo Mbatha, South African actress and human rights activist on Monday January 28, 2019 was appointed as the newest Goodwill Ambassador of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). Since 2017, Mbatha has worked in close cooperation with UNHCR as a High Profile Supporter and advocate for UNHCR’s LuQuLuQu campaign, raising awareness for the forcibly displaced in …

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