Entertainment

Celebrities who have died from the coronavirus

Stardom is no safeguard to the global coronavirus pandemic. Over the past two weeks, the list of celebrities revealing COVID-19 infections grew to include A-listers ranging from legendary actor Tom Hanks, 63, and England’s Prince Charles, 71, to Brooklyn Nets player Kevin Durant, 31, and late-night talk show host Andy Cohen, 51. Now, much like the rest of the population, the number of musicians, thespians, comedians and …

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Beyoncé’s father invests in Nigerian music startup MePlaylist

Mathew Knowles, the father (and former manager) of artists Beyoncé and Solange Knowles, has made an undisclosed investment in Nigeria-based music startup, MePlaylist. MePlaylist is a music streaming platform founded by Olakunle Oladehin in 2017. Mathew Knowles (r) and Meplaylist Founder Oladehin The service is available across Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, South Africa, Zimbabwe, as well as the UK and …

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Idris Elba’s wife, Sabrina tests positive for coronavirus

Sabrina has announced that she tested positive for coronavirus, days after her husband and British actor Idris Elba tested positive for same virus.  Speaking to US media mogul Oprah Winfrey, 30-year-old Sabrina insisted she was “not surprised” and never questioned staying with the “Luther” star after his confirmed infection. She said;  “Actually, I found out this morning, Oprah, that I tested positive.“I’m not surprised. …

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Akwaboah drops Visuals for Sanbra in video that simply epitomizes Ghana

Akwaboah in image courtesy his YouTube

It’s always a breath of fresh air to see quality work churn out of Ghana in West Africa, which is why we have become super-excited here at TheAfricanDream.net about the music video of Gladstorm Kwabena Akwaboah Jnr., the Ghanaian musician popularly known as Akwaboah. We first saw Akwaboah’s video titled Sanbra which was premiered on his YouTube channel February 9, 2020. Sanbra, the …

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Oscars 2020: South Korea’s Parasite makes history by winning best picture

South Korean film Parasite has been named best picture at this year’s Oscars, becoming the first non-English language film to take the top prize. Renee Zellweger won best actress for playing Judy Garland in Judy. Joaquin Phoenix won best actor for Joker. Brad Pitt and Laura Dern won the supporting acting awards for their roles in Once Upon A Time …

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Oscar Winners 2020: See the Full List

The Oscars 2020 are in the books! The show aired tonight on ABC, and now we all know which Oscars 2020 nominees took home the most coveted prize in film, the Oscar®. The moment was all captured live here on Oscar.com as we presented the full list of Oscars 2020 winners all night long as they were revealed both here and on the Oscars Winners page. If …

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#GRAMMYAwards2020 : Angelique Kidjo wins Best World Music; Nigerian Burna Boy misses out

Beninese singer-songwriter, Angelique Kidjo, was announced the winner of the Best World Music Album at the 62nd Grammy Awards. She beat Nigeria’s Burna Boy and three other nominees to win the Grammy on Sunday at the Staples Center, Los Angeles. Angélique Kpasseloko Hinto Hounsinou Kandjo Manta Zogbin Kidjo, known as Angélique Kidjo, is a Beninese singer-songwriter, actress, and activist who …

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Michelle Obama wins Grammy for best spoken word album

Former US first lady, Michelle Obama can now add Grammy winner to her resume, after snagging the award on music’s biggest night for Best Spoken Word Album, for the audiobook of her memoir “Becoming.” Her win on Sunday gives the Obama household its third Grammy: former president Barack Obama has already snagged two Grammys in the same category for his …

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4 Ideas For Repackaging Old Content Into New Videos

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After several months or even years of producing brand new videos every single week, you may find yourself wanting to look back and reminisce. You already have so many great videos. Both longtime fans and new viewers will appreciate a trip down memory lane. As an added bonus, you’ll get some time off from making a video entirely from scratch. …

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2020 Golden Globes winners list

The 2020 Golden Globes has come to a close with some lucky winners coming out from film and television. The big night which took place on Sunday, January 5 inside the Beverly Hilton Hotel crowned ‘Farewell’ actress Awkwafina best actress in film musical or comedy, making her the first woman of Asian descent in Golden Globes history to win the …

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