Tag Archives Africa

ZAKES BANTWINI APPOINTED EXECUTIVE HEAD OF A&R FOR SONY MUSIC AFRICA

by

  Platinum selling Artist & Producer, Zakhele Madida (Zakes Bantwini) has been appointed to the role of ‘Executive Head of A&R’ for Sony Music Africa. Zakes will assume the role immediately, working creatively to develop and release new content from Sony Music Africa’s domestic artist roster under the banner of a newly developed (soon to be announced) ...

INTRODUCING THE GSPORT TRUST

by

Leading women’s sports initiative gsport is set to re-launch as seven eminent women make the pledge to raise the profile of women’s sport in South Africa. The formation of the gsport Trust comes as the initiative celebrates its seventh birthday after its launch on 1 August 2006, with the aim of telling the story of South ...

CHRIS ATTOH QUITS TINSEL

by

Acclaimed Ghana actor Chris Attoh has announced his resignation form the MNET Africa series Tinsel after 7 long years with the show. The role of the character the bubbly Kwame Mensah will be written out over the next few months and Chris will shoot his last scenes during September. We resigned to to pursue other career interests ...

TRACE SPORTS REBRANDS TO TRACE SPORT STARS ON DSTV

by

TRACE Sport Stars is the first entertainment channel dedicated to the lives of sport celebrities. It takes a unique behind the scenes access on sporting icons. The brand evolution reflects the editorial move to give the channel a stronger focus on stars and sport celebrities. The introduction of the new brand provides an immediate recognition and ...

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: MILLER BOOMTOWN TO SHUTDOWN THE DURBAN JULY

by

Johannesburg, South Africa – Known for hosting the biggest marquee at the Vodacom Durban July last year, Miller has upped the ante and will feature international hiphop frontman rapper 2 Chainz this year. Gearing up to be a showdown to remember, Miller also announced today the renaming of the Miller Marquee to Miller BOOMTOWN. Atlanta rapper, ...