Videos – Entertainment

New ITV ident features Manchester artist’s 150-sari textiles piece

Artist Sutapa Biswas has produced a new on-screen identity for ITV to celebrate its commitment to creativity and British culture for the last 50 years. Biswas, a Reader in Fine Art at Manchester School of Art, Manchester Metropolitan University, is one of a number of artists who have produced new work for the ‘ITV Creates’ […]

50 Cent blasts Dame Dash for Jay Z and Foxy Brown comments

50 Cent was not happy to hear Dame Dash speaking on rumours about Jay-Z and Foxy Brown. During a new episode of Cannon’s Class on 10 January, Nick Cannon sat down with Dame to talk about a variety of topics from tips for bossing up to his thoughts on R. Kelly. Towards the end of their conversation, Cannon brought up his past work […]

Musicians to watch in 2019

The music industry is never short of new and upcoming artists, but not all make it to the top. The exception is usually of those whose arrival on the scene continues to make waves. Amongst those already making waves this year Grace Carter. A BBC Sound of 2019 nominee, Grace Carter has recently supported UK heavyweights such […]

Idris Elba to perform at Coachella 2019

Idris Elba will be playing Coachella Valley Arts and Music Festival in California in his gig as DJ Big Driis. The actor says he will ‘rock’ Coachella during his DJ set at the festival in April. The “Luther” star had been DJing for years, even though it seems lots of people are just now discovering that. […]

R. Kelly’s music sales and streams spike despite docuseries

After three back-to-back nights of Lifetime’s docuseries Surviving R. Kelly, one thing is painfully clear: Black girls deserve better. For decades, numerous women have accused R. Kelly of sexually abuse and other disturbing acts including passing sexually transmitted diseases to them. The latest instalment in the whistleblowing movement against the 52-year-old singer is the Lifetime docuseries […]

Lupita Nyong’o is hunted by herself in terrifying ‘Us’

Jordan Peele is back to scare us and make us think. The Get Out Oscar-winning writer/director follows up his horror hit (it earned more than $250 million [£197m]) with the upcoming Us, and the trailer has just arrived! Lupita Nyong’o and Black Panther’s Winston Duke star as parents who take their two kids (Shahadi Wright Joseph and Evan Alex) on vacation to […]