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MAMAs 2016: The winners of the annual MTV Africa Music Awards were announced during a glitzy ceremony

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40 hot pics from inside the 2016 MAMAs

Babes Wodumo. (Photo: MAMAs 2016/Supplied)

It was all glitz and glam as Africa's top music stars were honoured at the 2015 MTV Africa Music Awards in Johannesburg on Saturday night. See all the pics here!  Read More »


Nobel academy member slams 'arrogant' Bob Dylan

2016-10-22 11:59

A prominent member of the academy which awards the Nobel literature prize slammed this year's laureate Bob Dylan as arrogant. Read More »

Lebo Mathosa: Freedom’s poster girl

2016-10-23 08:00

It was on a Monday morning 10 years ago today that SA woke up to the devastating news that pop star, dancer, kwaito queen, trendsetter and ‘bad girl’ Lebo Mathosa had died. Charl Blignaut talks to people who knew and worked with her. Read More »


First Prince music to be released posthumously

2016-10-22 16:00

Prince's label has announced it will release the first posthumous music from the pop icon including an entire second album to accompany Purple RainRead More »


Eminem goes after Donald Trump in new song

2016-10-20 12:05

Eminem has re-emerged with a loaded lyrical attack on Donald Trump, in a nearly eight-minute song in which he also identifies with the Black Lives Matter cause. Read More »


Timeless opera classic returns to Cape Town

2016-10-19 14:01

Michael Williams’ spectacular staging of Bizet’s eternally popular Spanish melodrama Carmen returns to Cape Town.  Read More »

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