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Bohemian Rhapsody
They said it would never sell, with its six-minute playing time, operatic passages and lyrics about Galileo and Scaramouche, but the Queen song Bohemian Rhapsody on Monday became the most streamed song from the 20th century.Boosted by the new movie Bohemian Rhapsody, the 1975 single and music video surpassed 1.6 billion streams...
Johnny Clegg
A video of fifty of some of the biggest names in local music, including Karen Zoid and Lira, singing a rendition of Johnny Clegg’s famous song, The Crossing, went viral last week.The video was played for Johnny on Wednesday, 5 December after he performed in Cape Town. The same night saw...
Comedian Loyiso Gola
Comedian Loyiso Gola returns from travelling the world to bring his latest comedy offering to Durban and Cape Town during the festive season.Titled "Unlearning," the show challenges societal norms, making you question everything you thought you knew about politics, race and history.Gola brings together sharp and philosophical contemplations all...
Local entertainer Zodwa Wabantu has hit back at people asking about her HIV status.Taking to Instagram, the vosho queen said she refuses to disclose her status to people who are bullying her with their insensitive jokes.In the caption of the post, Wabantu addresses the rumours by stating that she will never reveal her...
Black Panther.
Black Panther  has, in a way, already been to the Oscars.Much of the film's cast were eagerly highlighted at March's ceremony: a welcome splash of blockbuster lustre at an Academy Awards that largely lacked it. Black Panther had at the time already been in theatres for a few weeks, leading host...
Cardi B and Offset.
Cardi B has shared the first picture of her daughter Kulture Kiari, just hours after announcing she and her husband Offset have split.The 26-year-old rapper took to Instagram on Wednesday to share the very first snap of her four-month-old daughter with the world, just 18 hours after she uploaded a...
Einstein Letter
A handwritten letter by Albert Einstein in which the physicist doubts the existence of God was auctioned Tuesday for $2.89 million.It was a record for an Einstein letter and far surpassed its estimated value of $1.0-1.5 million, Christie's said.A 1939 letter in which Einstein warned then-President Franklin D. Roosevelt...
Drake has been named Apple Music's most-streamed artist of 2018 in the streaming service's annual roundup of streaming data.The Canadian rap superstar has topped the Apple Music and iTunes charts with the most popular song of the year with 'God's Plan' from his much-lauded fifth studio album 'Scorpion'.The 32-year-old...
Eddy Murphy with his girlfriend Paige Butcher and his nine children.
Eddie Murphy has become a father for the 10th time, after his girlfriend Paige Butcher gave birth to their son Max Charles.The 57-year-old comedian and actor and his girlfriend Butcher, 39 - who already have two-year-old daughter Izzy Oona together - have welcomed their second child together, and Murphy’s...
Britain’s Duchess Kate and Duchess Meghan.
In an unusual move, Kensington Palace has commented on the alleged ongoing feud between the royal sisters-in-law, Duchess Kate and Duchess Meghan.The alleged ongoing feud has been a hot topic as British publications continue to report that Kate and Meghan's relationship is strained due to Meghan's "disregard for royal protocol"...
Mandla Mandela's Wife
Nelson Mandela's eldest grandson Mandla and his wife Rabia have welcomed a set of twins into their family, the couple announced on Friday. The Mandelas chose a sweet nursery rhyme to share their news:What are little boys made of? Snips and snails And puppy-dogs' tails That's what little boys are made ofWhat are little...
Creed II
"Creed II" enthusiasts are out in full force. That much was evident when hundreds of fans, a contingent of local media and a host of celebrities filled up the Sandton City Ster-Kinekor cinemas at last week’s premiere.“I didn’t know what to expect,” "said Creed" star Michael B Jordan, who plays...
Guns 'n Roses on stage
For the first time in the history of Guns N’ Roses, the international rock icons will perform one show only in South Africa at the world renowned FNB Stadium in Johannesburg on 29 November 2018.They will be supported on their Johannesburg date by South Africa’s legendary rock band Wonderboom.Tickets are on-sale...
Beyonce and Nelson Mandela.
Beyoncé will perform alongside international acts Jay-Z, Usher at Global Citizen Festival on 2 December 2018 at FNB Stadium.In the lead up to the performance the singer wrote a letter to Madiba (which was originally published in The Sowetan) and said, “It is an honour for me to travel to...
Bonang Matheba
Media personality and businesswoman Bonang Matheba, who was charged with tax evasion, appeared at the Johannesburg Specialised Commercial Crimes Court on Tuesday and alleged settled the dispute with SARS following an admission of guilt and paying a R30 000 fine.Matheba's manager, Davin Philips said that she is "happy the matter has...

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