Saturday, May 8, 2021

Kanye West’s $1m trainers set to be worlds most expensive sneakers

Kanye West could be on his way to breaking the record for the world's most expensive trainers when his first pair of own-brand sneakers go under the hammer at an auction. The 43-year-old rapper has...

Will Smith’s film Emancipation pulls out of Georgia over voting laws

Will Smith's slavery film Emancipation has pulled out of filming in Georgia over what the star has called the US state's new "regressive voting laws". In a statement issued to Deadline by Smith and director...

SA rapper AKA’s fiancée Anele Tembe dies after falling off ten-storey building

Popular South African rapper Kiernan Forbes popularly known to his fans as AKA, is in mourning following the untimely death of his fiancée Anele 'Nellie' Tembe. Anele is said to have died on Sunday, April...

UK’s YolanDa Brown writes first-ever afrobeats song for ‘Sesame Street’

Award-winning British saxophonist and broadcaster YolanDa Brown has written the first-ever Afrobeats album for ‘Sesame Street’, an institution that has influenced many children all over the world. The song is titled ''Giant.”' A statement on the...

American rapper DMX dies aged 50

US rapper and actor DMX has died at the age of 50, five days after suffering a heart attack. The performer, whose real name was Earl Simmons, had been placed on life support and died...

Zach Avery: Hollywood actor arrested over $690m scam scheme

An aspiring Hollywood actor has been accused of scamming millions from film investors by tricking them with fake Netflix deals to fund a lavish lifestyle. Zachary Horwitz, 34, was arrested on Tuesday by FBI agents...

I’m the new age Tupac – Kwesi Arthur brags in ‘Warming Up’

After successfully dropping two mixtapes, three awards, and many chart-topping singles, Kwesi Arthur says he is the new-age Tupac. The 2018 BET nominee in his new song showered numerous accolades on himself and as usual,...

Kim Kardashian West joins billionaires’ club

US reality TV star Kim Kardashian West has joined the elite club of the super-rich (in case anyone had any doubts) by achieving billionaire status. Her net worth reached $1bn (£720m) thanks to her cosmetics...

DMX’s children arrive at his sickbed ‘to possibly say goodbye’

Rapper DMX remains in the ICU following a heart attack over the weekend and several of his children have rushed to his sickbed. The 50-year-old, whose real name is Earl Simmons, is on life-support and...

DMX ‘in grave condition’ in hospital following heart attack

US rapper and actor DMX is in serious condition in hospital following a heart attack, says his lawyer Murray Richman. Mr Richman told US media he didn't know whether the heart attack was brought on...

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