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SAMRO is gravely concerned about a failed R47-million investment

SAMRO  is gravely concerned about a failed R47-million investment

The board of SAMRO is gravely concerned about a failed R47-million investment in a music rights initiative in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). We have recently completed a forensic audit into the investment from which it appears evident that the board was misled into believing it was possible to successfully establish a music rights management […]

Beautiful performances not to be missed during the second weekend of Jazztown

Beautiful performances not to be missed during the second weekend of Jazztown

The Standard Bank Jazz Festival enters its second half with great jazz performances and unmissable cultural experiences on offer at the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown. Jazz lovers are in for a treat when 2016 Standard Bank Young Artist for Jazz Nduduzo Makhathini presents music from his latest album, Ikhambi with One-Voice Vocal Ensemble. The enterprising composer and pianist […]

Joyous Celebration brightens learners’ lives in Bloemfontein

Joyous Celebration brightens learners’ lives in Bloemfontein

Kolisang Khakhau Primary School was on Friday, 25 May 2018 transformed into a yellow education hub when Joyous Celebration went to unveil the R100 000 kitchen facility donated to the school. At the start of Joyous Celebration 21, fans were asked to download their favourite exclusive Joyous Celebration tunes and in December 2017 at the Live DVD […]

MEC Mazibuko grieves gospel star, Lundi Tyamara

MEC Mazibuko grieves gospel star, Lundi Tyamara

The Gauteng MEC for Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation Ms Faith Mazibuko has expressed sorrow at the passing of one of South Africa’s talented gospel stars, the 38 year old Lundi Tyamara. Says MEC Mazibuko: “Once again death has robbed us a young life of one of the most talented musical artists in Lundi Tyamara. […]

MINISTER TO ATTENDED THE HERITAGE DAY CELEBRATION IN HONOUR OF THE LATE CHORAL MUSIC COMPOSER DR KHOSA IN MTITITI

MINISTER  TO ATTENDED THE HERITAGE DAY CELEBRATION IN HONOUR OF THE LATE CHORAL MUSIC COMPOSER DR KHOSA IN MTITITI

Ms Faith Muthambi will attended the heritage day celebration in honour of the late choral music composer Dr SJ Khosa on Saturday 24thof September 2016 in Mtititi village, Malamulele, Limpopo. This year, marks 20 years since Heritage Day was declared in 1996 and it will be fittingly commemorated under theme “Celebrating our Human Treasures by Asserting […]

SAMA 22 Nominees Announcement next week

SAMA 22 Nominees Announcement next week

The 22nd Annual South African Music Awards (SAMAs) will take place in June this year in Ethekwini (Durban) in KwaZulu Natal. Regarded as the country’s premier music awards and run and hosted by the Recording Industry of South Africa, this year’s SAMAs take place on Saturday, 4th June at the Durban International Convention Centre (Durban ICC) with the EThekwini Municipality as the hosting […]

It Seems That Rihanna Is Finished Working On ANTI

It Seems That Rihanna Is Finished Working On ANTI

2015 came and went without the release of Rihanna‘s eighth album, ANTI. In November, the star cancelled a planned performance at the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, reportedly because she wanted to use that time to work on her new record. In December, Sia claimed the singer was still shopping for songs. Today Rihanna tweeted a […]

Summary of Answering Affidavit for media release 22 January 2016

Summary of Answering Affidavit for media release 22 January 2016

M-Net and its producer of Idols South Africa have submitted their answering affidavit opposing Gareth Cliff’s urgent application for his reinstatement as an Idols SA judge, his attempt to prevent auditions continuing without his involvement as a judge, and his request to prevent M-Net from making statements about Cliff that infringe his rights. A full […]

Attack at Bacha Khan University in Pakistan Leaves at Least 22 Dead

Attack at Bacha Khan University in Pakistan Leaves at Least 22 Dead

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — At least 22 people were killed and many more wounded when militants attacked a university campus in northwestern Pakistan on Wednesday, a police official said. A leader of the Pakistani Taliban said the group claimed responsibility for the attack, among the most brazen in a long insurgency it has waged against the […]

MARIAH CAREY IS COMING TO SOUTH AFRICA

MARIAH CAREY IS COMING TO SOUTH AFRICA

Live Nation and Big Concerts on Monday morning announced that the Grammy winning singer will be performing in Johannesburg. On the heels of a sell-out Las Vegas residency and one of the most exciting years of her extraordinary career, the global superstar will be taking her fans on a thrilling journey of wonder as she performs her […]