Archives for June 2012

Rihanna Escapes Hotel Fire

LONDON — London Fire Brigade says Rihanna(pictured) was among 300 people evacuated from a hotel after an early morning fire in an elevator shaft. The 24-year-old Barbadian singer tweeted news of the fire early Wednesday to her 21-million Twitter followers, posting a picture of a fire engine and … [Read more...]

Magic Johnson Launches Black, Atlanta-Based Cable Network Today!

Magic Johnson‘s Atlanta-based cable network, “Aspire,” debuts today, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. The network, which will focus on family programming, has partnered with Atlanta-based GMC, which carries its own positive programming. Magic will be the majority owner. He also inked … [Read more...]

NEXT BIG THING STARTS AIRING ON SUNDAY 1ST JULY 2012

Come this Sunday July 1st 2012, the much anticipated TV talent hunt reality series geared at producing the next biggest Ghanaian rap act dubbed the Next Big Thing will start airing on the Gh One Entertainment TV channel. The past two weeks have seen cherished viewers of the station as well as … [Read more...]

Beyonc’s buys $40 million Father’s Day gift for Jay Z: Report

It's already common knowledge that Blue Ivy might be be the most spoiled baby in the world, but now it looks like Jay-Z takes the title of Most Pampered Papa. For this past Father's Day, the first for the 42-year-old hip-hop mogul, his wife, Beyoncé, allegedly got him one mother of a gift: a $40 … [Read more...]

Maidens Compete For Movie Role

Movie big wig Ekow Smith Asante was in the house just recently with a director friend. They spent countless hours coaching the ladies in acting and discussing movies and the industry. They left them with a movie script but not after they had rehearsed it in front of the experts. Whiles not all of … [Read more...]

BRADAZ DEDICATE NEW SONG “MEDO ME GHANA” TO ELECTORAL PEACE

Even before the December elections, Bradaz, a hiplife duo have started admonishing the youth not to allow themselves to be used as stooges of destruction by self-seeking politicians. In an interview with Focus FM's Kwame Poku (DJ Scientific), Stone, one of the Bradaz said their new song, “medo me … [Read more...]

Elaine Winters: Jay Ghartey Fan Club Is Here To Spread The Word.

One of the emerging “die hard” and loyal supporters of the new King of RnB, Jay Ghartey, believes that Jay Ghartey Fan Club was created to serve as a new promotion platform for Jay Ghartey's music and a stimulus for the fans. Miss Elaine Winters all time supporter, was born in Taylor, Texas to … [Read more...]

Nicki Minaj Hacker Takes Over Lydia Forson Twitter Account

An internet hacker has used the pictures and name of American singer Nicki Minaj to hijack the twitter account of Ghanaian actress Lydia Forson. Lydia's account of 17619 followers was on Saturday taken over by the unknown hacker. But she quickly created a new Twitter account @lydia_forson for … [Read more...]

Ghanaian Actress Jackie Appiah Is Sweet-JJ Bunny

Houston actress JJ Bunny has described popular Ghanaian actress Jackie Appiah as a “sweet actress”, after they starred together in Venus Films' upcoming romantic movie, 'Groom's Bride' which also stars Africa's Best Actor, Majid Michel. The movie is expected to hit the big screens at a major … [Read more...]

Did you know that Ghana’s Highlife King, C.K. Mann was originally called J.A. Mann

Does the name John A. Mann ring a bell? Maybe not, but that was the original name of one of Ghana's famous guitarists. He played with Moses Kweku Oppong in the Kakaikus Guitar Band in the early 60s. He became the 'total king of highlife' in 1971, when he released the record 'Nimpa Rebre' with vocals … [Read more...]