Videos – Entertainment

Legendary comic Dick Gregory honoured at funeral

For nearly seven hours, Dick Gregory’s family and friends paid tribute to him at a funeral that proved to be a celebration of life and love. Having touched millions during his 84 years of life, Gregory had such an enormous life before he died on 19 August 2017. Gregory was a pioneering comedian and civil […]

Mudbound set for Oscars shine

The season for must-see cinema is upon us, and at the very top of the watch list for anyone interested in Black filmmakers and storytelling is Dee Rees’s Mudbound. The Sundance hit takes place in a small Southern town post-World War II. It boasts an incredible cast of indie veterans and A-listers, including Jason Mitchell […]

iluvlive announce their 2017 Hotlist Tour

After the success of the two hotlist shows held in London. iluvlive are proud to announce their 2017 nationwide tour. Its a series of live events headlined by iTunes chart topping star Geko. Coming to audiences across the UK on the 17th Sept – Zombie Shack, Manchester, 18th Sept – Leeds, 19th Sept – Bristol, […]

Multi-Grammy-winning singer and keyboardist Cory Henry releases new studio album

Cory Henry & The Funk Apostles To Release Their Debut Album ‘Chapter 1: The Art of Love’ on September 29th 2017. The nine-song collection showcases organ virtuoso and three-time Grammy Award-winner Henry’s ability to blend gospel, R&B, funk and jazz and highlights his broad range of musical influences that includes Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, […]

Bayadère – The Ninth Life

This September, Bayadère – The Ninth Life comes to the Lowry. Originally commissioned by The Royal Ballet Studio Programme. In 2017 it is co- produced by Sadler’s Wells. Shobana Jeyasingh’s latest dance work gets bold new stage design from Tom Piper. Co-creator of the Blood-Swept Lands and Seas of Red poppy installation for the Tower of London. Piper […]

TV Documentary highlights feud between Jay Z and Kanye

Hip Hop’s biggest selling artists Jay Z and Kanye are truly Hip Hop royalty. With platinum albums and a worldwide fan base. But after watching the documentary Public Enemies – Jay-Z vs Kanye on Channel 4, the S’*@ has hit the fan. Fans all over the globe have taken to social media to air their […]

All Eyez On Me

All Eyez On Me chronicles the life and legacy of Tupac Shakur, who defied all the odds to become a cultural icon whose influence continues long after his death. We follow his rise to superstardom as a rapper, actor and activist, who wanted to use his platform to try and change things in America. But […]

Mobb Deep’s Prodigy dies at 42

Prodigy dies at 42 The rapper Prodigy, who made up one half of the group Mobb Deep, has died aged 42. The hip hop star – real name, Albert Johnson – was on tour in Las Vegas performing with the “Art of Rap” tour. He was performing alongside Ghostface Killah, Onyx, KRS-One, and Ice-T, amongst […]