Great news for music lovers! The International Arts Foundation Inc. from the United States of America, in association with The Playhouse Company, hosts New Orleans-born, Grammy-Award-winning music legend, Cyril Neville and Durban’s own South African Music Award winner, Ernie Smith, in The Playhouse Opera Theatre on Thursday, 4 May at 7.30pm. Continue reading
Vuyani Dance Theatre’s new production, Joys of Sharing, will salute the exquisite interplay between music and dance at the Lyric Theatre at Gold Reef City in Johannesburg on October 21 and 22. Continue reading
BET (DStv channel 129) is to honour hip-hop superstar and global humanitarian Akon with the 2016 Global Good Award at the BET Awards. The award honours individuals championing endeavours which positively impact change and heighten awareness in different parts of the world. Continue reading
ON Friday, June 24, the Grammy Museum and BET will unveil a brand new exhibit, Sounds of Africa that showcases and celebrates the unique diversity of African music, spotlighting winners and nominees of both the Grammy Awards and the BET Awards.
Located on the third floor of the Grammy Museum, the display is an extension of the 16th annual BET Awards and the 2016 BET Experience at L.A. Live. Continue reading
CHART-TOPPING and Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter, Albert Hammond, , whose hits include It Never Rains in Southern California, Free Electric Band, I’m a Train and Peacemaker, will perform two concerts at the Teatro at Montecasino on April 16 at 8pm on April 17 at 3pm. Tickets are on sale now at Computicket. Continue reading
A monster hip-hop double bill is set to electrify Jo’burg and Durban when record-breaking South African hip-hop superstar, Cassper Nyovest, opens for American rap heavyweight, Nicki Minaj, on her Pinkprint Tour, promoters Airey Scott have confirmed. Continue reading
Lionel Richie will be coming to South Africa in 2016 performing ‘all the hits all night long’. Tickets go on sale Wednesday, October 21 at 9 am through www.bigconcerts.co.za and Computicket. The concerts are presented by KFM, CapeTalk, 947, 702, Algoa FM, East Coast Radio and M-Net. Continue reading
Hilltop Live Africa and Universal Music South Africa, in partnership with 94.7 and MTV announced today, will be hosting two concerts by Carly Rae Jepsen in October. The tour concides with the Grammy Award-nominated, multi-platinum-selling Canadian recording artist’s release of the album E.MO.TION in South Africa. Continue reading
Grammy Award-winning R&B icon Ne-Yo will perform at the MTV Africa Music Awards in KwaZulu-Natal in July.
The event, sponsored by the KwaZulu-Natal government, in association with Absolut Vodka and The City of Durban, will take place at the Durban International Convention Centre on Saturday, July 18.