Tumi Morake joins The Queen

Tumi Morake joins the cast of Mzansi Magic’s The Queen. Tumi seems to be climbing up this entertainment ladder and setting the bar higher. A Comics Choice Award Winner , Actress, MC and Presenter, there’s clearly no stopping her. Frankly speaking I am not sure why The Queen needs to continuously be adding more celebrities into their current script? Is it necessary? Isn’t the story line just great as it is? Also why does it seem like they are deliberately adding famous people who already have enough exposure in this Industry? Isn’t MultiChoice or MNET’s strategy to  support local production … Continue reading Tumi Morake joins The Queen

Somizi and Tumi to host SAMAs 2017

SAMA 23 hosts named The star-studded SAMA 23 awards show promises to be a memorable spectacle steered by the larger than life Somizi Mhlongo and award-winning comedian Tumi Morake as hosts.   The coming together of these two local powerhouses will sure yield star wattage that will set the Sun City Superbowl alight with fun, laughter and wisecracks as the music industry honours its finest talent. Mhlongo is a much loved theatre and television veteran as well as a singer. He returns to the hosting duties that he so ably delivered on last year when he co-hosted with Thando Thabethe. Morake … Continue reading Somizi and Tumi to host SAMAs 2017

Masquerade Party @ The Sands

The Sands is hosting a Masquerade Party and there is a thousand reasons to attend. Do kindly save the date and take a lot at this crazy line up of artists from Zimbabwe. These are the urban grooves kids/crew whose music I grew into adulthood with especially Rocqui and Ex Q. If you can remember the time between 2001 till 2006 in Zimbabwe you will understand what I am talking about and I would not blame you if you find yourself having a nostalgic moment. See you at The Sands on the 5th of May. Continue reading Masquerade Party @ The Sands

Breaking NEWS : 2 Nasty C videos disqualified from SAMAs

Press Release For Immediate Publication 25 April 2017 Nasty C’s two videos automatically disqualified from SAMA 23. The RiSA/SAMA office received a number of enquiries about the qualification of Nasty C’s music videos i.e. Good Girls and Don’t Do It in the category Best Music Video as announced at the SAMA 23 Nominees event on 20 April 2017. Our investigations have revealed that the videos were submitted for entry on 24 January 2017. We have further determined that the videos were not flighted before the closing date of the entries of 31 January 2017 as required by the SAMA rules. … Continue reading Breaking NEWS : 2 Nasty C videos disqualified from SAMAs

Who’s Serena Williams’s baby Daddy?

So by now you would know Serena Williams is expecting a beautiful bundle of joy. This is definitely exciting news because I love Serena Williams but her baby Daddy is not Drake, which is great, I would say. So who is her fiance and baby Daddy?  Alexis Ohanian is the answer to this question. Alexis Ohanian, 33, is a tech entrepreneur and best-selling author from the US. He was born in Brooklyn, New York City, in 1983 to an Armenian-American father – whose family fled the genocide – and a German mother. It was this very year when Alexis did … Continue reading Who’s Serena Williams’s baby Daddy?

All about Love – Movie Review

Picture a dynamic couple who have been friends since childhood in the midst of a trying time. A handsome , dark chocolatey man who finds himself jobless, an insecure, jealous and yet strikingly gorgeous lady, an ambitious and yet loving woman, a sexy wealthy, selfish and sexually insatiable man. What you get is ALL ABOUT LOVE a movie that debuted at Sterkinekor on the 21st of April, 2017. When you are reviewing a movie that is set in remarkable city such as Joburg and has an all star African cast you do not want to come across as the mean … Continue reading All about Love – Movie Review

DIVAS International Festival Postponed

Press Release For Immediate Release 25 April 2017 Divas International Festival postponed Due to the ongoing mass protests happening in Tshwane and the latest being on Freedom Day, unfortunately politics have won the day. MRP Group regrettably announces that the Divas International Festival scheduled for 30 April 2017 at Moretele Park has been postponed to August. Patrons who have bought tickets can still use them on the new date to be confirmed by MRP Group. The Divas International Festival will be bigger and better. Comments promoter Morris Roda: ‘The postponement affords us an opportunity to have the festival expanded and … Continue reading DIVAS International Festival Postponed

Song of the year SAMA 2017nominees

Press Release For Immediate Publication 21 April 2017 And they are off… the race is on for SAMA 23 Record of the Year as top 20 shortlist is revealed While it’s a smorgasbord of genres, music styles, newcomers and veterans vying for the top honour of Record of the Year, it would seem that dance music is all the rage. The top 20 shortlist for the SAMA23 Record of the Year were revealed on SABC1’s LiveAmp and have been put up for public vote. DJ Black Coffee leads with two of his tracks Come With Me featuring Mque and Your … Continue reading Song of the year SAMA 2017nominees

New Artists Shine – SAMAs23

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE PUBLICATION Kempton Park SAMA23 – New artists shine brightest It’s the year of the newcomer. The list of SAMA23 nominees is dominated by new artists who released their debut or second projects in the past year. They are making great strides in the music industry, proving that youthful exuberance sometimes trumps experience. The nominees were unveiled at Destiny Exclusive Hotels in Kempton Park, to much fanfare and celebrations. Nhlanhla Sibisi, RiSA CEO toasted the achievers. ‘This is the year newcomers take most of the limelight undoubtedly. It is truly encouraging to see so many young and … Continue reading New Artists Shine – SAMAs23

SAMAs Nomination Announcement coming SOON

I am excited that the 23rd Edition of the SAMAs is literally around the corner. I have an idea what to expect but more often than not these nominations always leave one shocked so I am hoping my favorites are nominated and I am also looking forward to an awesome evening as we gear towards honouring and celebrating those who entertain us and use music to celebrate our heritage and culture. It is going to be a superb evening, now let me head off to see what is in my wardrobe that is worthy of this invite. I cannot wait … Continue reading SAMAs Nomination Announcement coming SOON