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Tracee Ellis Ross debuts her singing voice in new film 'The High Note'

Tracee Ellis Ross debuts her singing voice in new film 'The High Note'

Tracee Ellis Ross plays a singing superstar in her new feel-good movie "The High Note," but the actor said the film has nothing to do with her famous mother, Diana Ross.

Gospel star Sipho Makhabane donates 400 masks for Mpumalanga schools

Last month, he also donated masks to the public during an activation of a campaign by the department of health to help slow the spread of Covid-19 held in Hlubukani in Mpumalanga.

Def Jam Records takes first steps for footprint in Africa

US recording label Def Jam Records, which has been producing the best hip-hop talent for more than 35 years, is spreading its wings to Johannesburg and Nigeria.

Menzi Ngubane's wife slams reports that he is critically ill

Menzi Ngubane's family has assured fans he's on the road to recovery.

Buhle Samuels: I hope not having alcohol has made us better people

Most South Africans were overjoyed to learn that alcohol sales will be permitted under alert level 3 of the lockdown.

Gospel star pleads for Mthethwa's assistance

Gospel star Deborah Fraser has appealed to arts and culture minister Nathi Mthethwa for assistance as the Covid-19 pandemic has severely impacted the livelihood of artists.

Matsunyane, Ngcobo leave Kaya FM as station's afternoon drive show takes new direction

Kaya FM afternoon drive hosts Kgomotso Matsunyane and Ndumiso Ngcobo are leaving the station.

Artists unite for Africa Day song

Track's aim is to promote unity

Guinean singer Mory Kante, part of 1980s African wave, dies

Guinean singer Mory Kante, who helped introduce African music to a world audience in the 1980s, died on Friday in the capital Conakry, his son Balla Kante told AFP.

Modelling agency drops Miss SA hopeful Bianca Schoombee, U-turns on defending her

SYNC Models has asked SA to forgive its statement from yesterday.

Africa thrills musician Tresor as its in his DNA

Award-winning musician Tresor has just released his latest single, Thrill.

New 'Bra Hugh' album release showcases muso's ekasi style

To mark the 81st birthday of late jazz maestro Hugh Masekela, a compilation album featuring some of his hit songs has been released.

Medical doctor 'healing' people using music

Being a musician during lockdown has been a testing time for many artists who cannot tour or promote their music.

Legend of Vera the ghost inspires new SA horror film

The story of Soweto urban legend Vera the ghost has been turned into a horror film.

Fab five among brightest stars in acting class of 2020

The showbiz class of 2020 includes five rising stars - Sicelo Buthelezi, Ntobeko Sishi, Ama Qamata, Tshepo Senatle and Rosemary Zimu - that have positioned themselves for stardom.

Dr Serote takes his arts work to new platforms

To contribute to Pan Africanism and the renaissance of the continent, SA's third poet laureate Dr Wally Serote has launched an online platform for poets and artists.

WATCH | Celebs' kids try the #Don'tEatItChallenge

The latest challenge sweeping social media is a thorough test of two character traits that little kids aren’t particularly well known for: patience and obedience.

Miss SA hopeful withdraws from pageant after offensive tweets resurface

Bianca Schoombee sparked an uproar on Twitter when crude and racist remarks she made as a teen were circulated online

JUST IN | DJ Black Coffee acquires stake in Gallo Music Investments

House music maestro DJ Black Coffee has acquired a significant stake in SA’s largest and oldest independent music label, Gallo Music Investments.

Siya Kolisi leads house cleaning challenge for men

Forget baking challenges and eating raw eggs, Springbok rugby captain Siya Kolisi has challenged men to put their backs into it and clean the house.

DA condemns claims that National Arts Council paid CEO's internal hearing fees

The DA has condemned allegations that the National Arts Council allegedly paid its chief executive's legal fees for an internal disciplinary process.

Tributes continue to pour in for doyen of the arts Ntate Walter Chakela

Condolences continue to pour in for  fallen arts, culture and theatre legend Walter Chakela,  who died on Friday night.

Top soapies return to our TV screens

Popular TV dramas Gomora, Isibaya and The River will return with new episodes next week after their Covid-19 production break that had left viewers frustrated.

Kelly Khumalo on justice for Senzo Meyiwa: I am no longer scared to speak

"The matter of my daughter’s father needs to be put to an end. It has been six years. I have been a victim of this matter for many years and I am tired."

Khosi Nkosi accused of being a copycat

A war over face masks has erupted between established fashion designers Khosi Nkosi and Morapedi Manotoana.

Hollywood hunk Idris Elba to host virtual concert

Concert to air on local TV, worldwide next Monday

Sad exit for keen theatre doyen Walter Chakela

Playwright, poet and theatrical director Walter Chakela who died on Friday has been described as a pan-Africanist par excellence.

Lerato Kganyago warns about fake Thami Ndlala twitter account

Just hours after media personality Lerato Kganyago announced that she and her husband, businessman Thami Ndlala had parted ways, fraudsters have jumped on the bandwagon.

'Covid-19 didn't kill Malibongwe Gcwabe,' says wife

The wife of the late gospel singer Malibongwe Gcwabe has denied claims that her husband died of Covid-19.
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