Videos – Entertainment

The rapper who graduated with a first-class degree

Balancing a budding music career and studying at university is no easy task. London rapper Hardy Caprio is not your ordinary MC. The 22-year-old from Croydon has balanced a music career whilst studying at university. He has graduated a first-class degree in Finance and Accounting from Brunel University. He’s got over a million monthly listeners […]

Lupita Nyong’o is the new face of Calvin Klein

Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o is one of the new faces of Calvin Klein. On 16 July, Calvin Klein announced its first fragrance to come out since Raf Simons joined as chief creative officer in 2016. And for the new scent Calvin Klein Women, two Hollywood starlets were chosen to be faces for the brand: Lupita […]

Cardi B leads MTV VMAs with 10 nominations

Cardi B and “The Carters” – that’s Beyonce and Jay-Z – lead the nominees for the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards. Cardi received 10 nominations which are gender-neutral including video, song and artist of the year. Meanwhile, The Carters received eight, including video of the year, best collaboration and best hip-hop for their eye-popping clip […]

Tyreeeezy: A fresh, unique addition to Manchester’s jukebox

Manchester has long been recognised for its rich music heritage, and recently was crowned the UK’s ‘music city’. With that aside, what’s worth noting and celebrating is how the city’s musical landscape has become more porous, fresher and vibrant. Tyreeeezy (Tyrell Morrison) from Manchester is an artist whose style is indicative of the city’s positive […]

Netflix declares a new day for black representation in Hollywood

During the BET Awards tonight, Netflix debuted a new brand spot featuring 47 black Netflix creators and talent representing the streaming company’s Strong Black Lead initiative. The ad was conceived and created months ago and had already been scheduled to air during the BET Awards when on 22 June Netflix’s long-time communications chief Jonathan Friedland […]

Afrobeats star D’banj loses one-year-old son in drowning accident

Afrobeats superstar D’banj is mourning the death of his only child following an apparent drowning accident in Lagos, Nigeria. Daniel Oyebanjo III is said to have drowned at a pool in the singer’s residence in Ikoyi, Lagos on 24 June, Pulse Nigeria reports. Taking to Instagram, the 38-year-old Nigerian star, born Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo, revealed […]

Skepta and A$AP Rocky ‘Praise The Lord’

Following the release of his highly anticipated TESTING album, A$AP Rocky has shared a music video for “Praise the Lord (Da Shine).” The track features grime MC Skepta, who stars alongside Rocky in the flashy visual sporting his best fits. The split-screen clip features the two rappers’ lives in New York City and in London, […]

Ella Mai blowing up the scene

London singer Ella Mai is currently blowing up on the strength of her sumptuous ’90s R&B throwback hit “Boo’d Up.” This year is already looking like it is “one for the books” as she tweeted after appearing on Jimmy Kimmel’s show and selling out her tour tickets in just under 3 hours. The 23-year-old is […]