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Rapper Nelly arrested on sexual assault allegation


Grammy-winning rapper Nelly was arrested near Seattle early on Saturday after a woman accused him of sexually assaulting her on a tour bus, police said. The woman dialed 911 to report the sexual assault had occurred when the bus was parked at a shopping center in Auburn, which is less than 20 miles (32 km) south of Seattle, local police ...

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Kofi Kinaata’s ‘Confession’ appears in KNUST English course


Kofi Kinaata’s ‘Confession,’ has found its way into academia, after winning him great spurs in the 2017 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards. The lyrics of the song, has appeared in a Level 200 Literature in English course material at the Kwame Nkrumah Nkrumah University of Science and Technology. Kofi Kinaata on Wednesday evening, made the announcement on his Facebook page. “Level ...

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Wiyaala headlines London African Music Festival’s launch party


Ghanaian Afro pop artiste of international acclaim, Wiyaala, will start a couple of shows on Sunday 17th September, 2017 in London. She will be headlining the 15th London African Music Festival launch party at Rich Mix in Bethnal Green Road, London. This comes after her tour in the UK with all-girl group GRRRL, which has been described by many as ...

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Reggie N Bollie features 2Baba on new single


UK- based Ghanaian music duo, Reggie N Bollie will be releasing their new single on Friday, September 15, 2017. The song features Nigerian artiste 2Face Idibia otherwise known as 2Baba. The group announced this on their Facebook page few days ago. “We’re super excited to announce our First Afrobeats Collab with the Legendary 2baba Idibia aka #2Face. Coming Out On ...

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Toronto Film Festival: George Clooney ‘felt sick’ shooting Suburbicon


George Clooney has said he “felt sick” while directing some scenes in his new movie Suburbicon. The film’s plot sees a black family move into a predominantly white suburban community in the 1950s. “The trickiest part [of shooting] was, we were in a very racially diverse neighbourhood in Fullerton, California,” Clooney said. “And we had about 350 extras who were ...

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‘I finally played a superhero’ – Jake Gyllenhaal


Jake Gyllenhaal has said he finally feels like he’s played a superhero with his latest movie Stronger. The actor portrays Jeff Bauman, a survivor of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing, in the film. Gyllenhaal said: “A lot of people ask me, ‘When are you going to play a superhero?’ and now I feel like I finally kind of have.” He ...

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‘Angry Birds’ owners to go public after movie success


Finland’s Rovio, creator of the hugely popular smartphone game Angry Birds, said Tuesday it was planning to float shares on the Helsinki stock exchange after the success of its comedy film and products. Its majority owner, the Dutch holding Trema International, and other shareholders will market a portion of their shares in an initial public offering (IPO), it said. In ...

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Funny Face needs a counsellor [Article]


I grew up in a typical ‘conservatist’ Ghanaian society where the man is not expected to cry when he is in pain. “Barima nsu,” they say. In fact, even with both sexes, when someone has lost a loved one, property or has gone through any unpleasant situation, and they shed tears, they are asked not to cry. However, research shows ...

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Funny Face apologizes for ranting over failed marriage


Comedian Funny Face, has rendered an apology to the general public for his recent rants about his ex-wife. In a Facebook post he made on 6th September, 2017, Funny Face admitted he overreacted to issues concerning his failed marriage. “Good morning Ghana, I’m truly sorry and I would like to apologize for everything that has been going on. Ive been ...

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Apple Music festival cancelled after 10 years


The Apple Music festival, which brought stadium-sized acts like One Direction and Lady Gaga to London’s Roundhouse, has been axed after 10 years. The annual event began in 2007 and typically ran for a month, with tickets given away to competition winners. In recent years, the festival had been scaled back to 10 nights, with last year’s line-up including The ...

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