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Parker Sawyers: “It’s an honor to play Obama on screen”

Parker Sawyers who plays the president in the movie “Southside with You” can’t wait for Barack Obama to see the film. The actor, who bears an uncanny physical resemblance to Obama, does a great impersonation of the president and won the role over roughly three dozen other candidates. But if …

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Usher Plays Sugar Ray Leonard in “Hands of Stone”

Challenging himself creatively and testing musical boundaries are characteristics that have defined Usher’s career since he was first discovered 20 years ago. One of the best-selling artists in American music history, he has sold over 65 million albums worldwide. For the eight time Grammy Award winner, playing the iconic boxer …

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BirthdayMusic

Maestro of Juju music; King Sunny Adé celebrated in Houston

Legendary African Musician and maestro of Juju music; King Sunny Adé, celebrated his 70th birthday at a concert organized in his honor in Houston Texas. In customary fashion, KSA’s Houston fans turned up in style to join in the celebrations. The red carpet affair also featured other performers including; Melloh …

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Sony Partners with Jidenna ‘Classic Man’

Epic Records, Sony West Africa and Sony South Africa have announced a groundbreaking partnership with Jidenna for his forthcoming album release Long Live The Chief that will include a homecoming trip back to the African continent for promo, showcases & a documentary. Not only is this unprecedented for Sony Music, …

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Patoranking releases debut album in Kenya

Patoranking, an award-winning Nigerian singer, songwriter and performing artiste best known for his song ‘Girlie O’, ft. Tiwa Savage, has recently released his debut album in Kenya. Fresh off releasing his new album “God Over Everything”, Patoranking took on an East African tour this past week to promote his anticipated …

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DanceMusic

ONE Africa Music Festival New York

One Africa Music Fest held at the Barclays Center on Friday, July 22nd featuring Wizkid, Davido, StoneBwoy, Tiwa Savage, Diamond Platinumz, Flavour, Machel Montano and other Music sensations. The venue was packed with an infectious level of energy, grandly displaying the beats, the vocals and dance steps that has already …

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Bridging Cultures through Circus

Great circus artistry is set to thrill fans of all ages at an electrifying performance in Dallas, TX at Southwest Center Mall, August 16-21, 2016. The 2016 production of UniverSoul Circus takes fans of all ages on an unforgettable journey of light, sound and soul. As has become its trademark after 23 …

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David Oyelowo, Lupita Nyong’o star in Disney’s ‘Queen of Katwe’

“Queen of Katwe” is based on the vibrant true story of a young girl from the streets of rural Uganda whose world rapidly changes when she is introduced to the game of chess, and, as a result of the support she receives from her family and community, is instilled with …

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