United Kingdom - International
In his Confessions St Augustine describes how, when studying in Rome, he was persuaded by friends to go to the Colloseum to watch the gladiators do battle. Despite being an ardent pacifist he found himself “drinking in the frenzy, unawares, and was delighted with that guilty fight, and intoxicated with the bloody pastime.” A similar guilty pleasure was experienced by tens of thousands around the world as they watched the Royal wedding last Friday. People who, in principle, are implacably opposed to monarchy and have no interest in the Royals found themselves surprisingly moved by the occasion.

African Movie Academy Award winners announced

Watching out for Franco-Nigerian singer, Asa

Mathew Knowles on the Departure of Beyonce from Music World Entertainment

Ayo: The Nigerian-Gypsy who won’t budge

Superman reboot chooses Amy Adams for Lois Lane

B’way ’Spider-Man’ suffers fifth actor injury

The Oprah Winfrey Show: An uncertain future?

WiMax: Revolutionizing mobile phones and internet access in Africa

Beyonce, Maxwell and Keri Hilson Lead the Nominations for the CENTRIC PRESENTS: 2009 SOUL TRAIN AWARDS SHOW

Brooklyn in the House! VH1 Brings Hip Hop Royalty Together at the 6th Annual ’VH1 Hip Hop Honors’ Honoring the 25th Anniversary of Def Jam Records

Kanye West Leads BET HIP-HOP AWARDS ’09 Nominees ...

Whitney Houston’s "I LOOK TO YOU" debuts at number 1 across the globe

Paris: TF Gospel Special Free Monday Lessons in September

Michael Jackson’s death: Could Dr Conrad Murray be really held responsible?

Michael Jackson’s burial mystery continues while others cash in on his legacy

Edinburgh: Malawian artists take swipe at Madonna

MTV and Sean ’Diddy’ Combs Join Forces to Create the Ultimate Back-Up Band

Happy Birthday Nelson ’Madiba’ Mandela

Good-bye Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson Memorial Service to be aired Live on TV ONE

Modern soul master MAXWELL to do live outdoor performance for CBS early show

Mary Mary Named 2009’s Best Gospel Artist at Annual BET Awards

Approaching Internet explosion to redefine Africa’s place

Michael Jackson and his African affairs

’BET AWARDS ’09’ Pays Tribute to Michael Jackson and Honors the Best in Music, Sports and Entertainment, Including Jamie Foxx, Beyonce, Lil Wayne, Ne-Yo, Keri Hilson and LeBron James

Laura Izibor shines amid the stars

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5


last articles