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Free State musician to fly SA flag on international stage

Article  -  Posted on Monday, 26 May 2014  -  49,192 Views  -  0 Comments
Progressive songwriter, notable poet and gifted musician from Tumahole-Parys, Sonny Holworthy Motsamai is all set to participate in the International Festival of Arts and Ideas which will be held in New Haven in the US just two days before June 16. Motsamai is expected to share the stage with the... Read Article

Cultural Village to celebrate Museum Day

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 16 May 2014  -  1,078 View  -  0 Comments
THE historic Basotho Cultural Village (BCV) has extended an invitation to all history lovers in the Free State province today as they will be celebrating the International Museum Day. The event will form part of public awareness on the importance of museums within communities. World Museum Day has... Read Article

Botshabelo film hits the mark

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 16 May 2014  -  2,336 Views  -  0 Comments
AN emotional, reactionary short film depicting the plight of abuse within the community of Botshabelo, Mangaung is set to go viral soon and Free Staters could not be happier for it. In addition, film makers, actors and film lovers in the area are also ecstatic about the fact that the new release, ... Read Article

SAMA20: Kwaito category looking familiar to you?

Article  -  Posted on Monday, 14 April 2014  -  2,088 Views  -  0 Comments
Time flies so quickly. Are we really only 2 weeks away from one of the most prestigious awards ceremony on our entertainment calendar? Yes, that’s right. We’re talking about the SAMA’s - and they’re happening on the 28th of April 2014. It’s real outchea guys. Excitement is already running high as... Read Article

Movie Review: Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 04 April 2014  -  2,017 Views  -  0 Comments
Marvel’s best film to date, turning a superhero film into a spy thriller Steve Rogers, the puny kid transformed by science into Captain America, was in cold storage from the end of World War II through the day before yesterday — in Marvel movie terms, to his thawing out in the 2011 Captain America... Read Article

Loyiso Gola slams Vodacom on Twitter

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 14 March 2014  -  9,709 Views  -  0 Comments
Comedian Loyiso Gola has vented his anger with telephone company Vodacom in a no-holds-barred Twitter rant. Having seemingly reached the end of his tether with the company, Gola on Tuesday kicked off his seething session when he tweeted: “Actually f**k you @vodacom” He then went on to explain the... Read Article

Welkom artist scores Metro FM award nomination

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 14 February 2014  -  1,755 View  -  0 Comments
IT seems that the Sotho idiom “Ho tsha ha se ho tshetsha,empa ke ho kga matla”, translated (taking a break, is not giving up, but to re-energise) has paid off for the Thabong based afro – pop singer, Preston ‘Presss’ Sihlangu. The young vocalist, songwriter and producer has been nominated for this... Read Article

Brad and Angelina set for fairytale Christmas wedding in South Africa

Article  -  Posted on Saturday, 01 February 2014  -  3,039 Views  -  0 Comments
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are planning a fairytale Christmas wedding in South Africa. The Hollywood couple will tie the knot in a small village outside Johannesburg, according to reports in the US. Sources claim they were persuaded to pick the venue after talking to chat show queen Oprah Winfrey... Read Article

Black Mambazo’s Grammy ‘for Mandela’

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 31 January 2014  -  980 Views  -  0 Comments
Ladysmith Black Mambazo has dedicated their latest Grammy award to the memory and legacy of former president Nelson Mandela, news agency AFP said on Monday. The traditional isicathamiya group shared the award with “flamenco fusionists” The Gipsy Kings for “best world music album” for their record... Read Article

New film tackles Winnie Mandela’s life story

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 31 January 2014  -  1,374 View  -  0 Comments
Winnie Mandela, a film about the personal and political life of the activist and ex-wife of former South African president Nelson Mandela, will open in South Africa on 7 March, the National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) said in a statement on Monday. Starring Academy Award winner Jennifer Hudson... Read Article

Former Isidingo actress Lesego Motsepe has died

Article  -  Posted on Monday, 27 January 2014  -  4,676 Views  -  0 Comments
Her body was discovered by her brother Moemise Motsepe around 11am today at her home in Randburg, her family said in a statement. She was declared dead at 1pm by paramedics. She died of natural causes. Motsepe will be remembered for her role as Letti Matabane in the South African soapie, Isidingo.... Read Article

World Cup song to feature J-Lo and Pitbull

Article  -  Posted on Monday, 27 January 2014  -  1,275 View  -  0 Comments
FIFA says Jennifer Lopez will team up with rapper Pitbull and popular Brazilian singer Claudia Leitte to perform the official song of the World Cup. Football’s governing body didn’t elaborate on Thursday when “We Are One (Ole Ola)” will be released. Written and co-produced by Pitbull, the song “is... Read Article

Justin Bieber: My Mom Gives Me Drugs

Article  -  Posted on Monday, 27 January 2014  -  719 Views  -  0 Comments
Justin Bieber just ratted on one of his drug suppliers to police -- telling cops, HIS MOM is the one who gave him the prescription medication he took shortly before his DUI arrest. Law enforcement sources tell cops grilled Bieber on what substances he had ingested before his arrest ... and the... Read Article

Golden Globe for U2, Mandela movie...

Article  -  Posted on Sunday, 19 January 2014  -  639 Views  -  0 Comments
Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom achieved its first success of the film awards season at the 71st Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills on Sunday night, winning the Best Original Song award for "Ordinary Love", composed by Irish superband U2. U2 were inspired to write a song for the big-screen... Read Article

Miss SA judges come under fire

Article  -  Posted on Sunday, 19 January 2014  -  716 Views  -  0 Comments
The three judges responsible for crowning Miss South Africa have come under fire from a host of experts, socialites and media insiders who not approve of their choices.  The judges, who include Glamour magazine editor Pnina Fenster, radio and TV personality Anele Mdoda and award-winning DJ Black... Read Article

Tri-Zeal ready to stir your soul

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 10 January 2014  -  1,106 View  -  0 Comments
A new era in the entertainment industry has begun and a local band going by the name of Tri-Zeal is ready to dominate the Free State. "We started the band in December 2012 and since then we have been growing to become one of the leading bands in the province and in South Africa² said Cece Mbombo... Read Article