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Today in Entertainment History: "Thriller" was released

McAlester News-Capital 30 Nov 2023
On Nov. 30, 1965, the state of Colorado declared “Rolling Stones Day,” in honor of the Stones concert in Denver. In 1969, Simon and Garfunkel’s first TV special was broadcast in the U.S. In 1974, singers-songwriters Nickolas Ashford and Valerie Simpson were married ... In 1988, LL Cool J performed the first rap concert in Africa, in Cote d’Ivoire ... .

S.Leone under curfew after military armoury attacked

Emporia Gazette 26 Nov 2023
Sierra Leone, an English-speaking country in West Africa, has been going through a political crisis following presidential and general elections in June this year. - Series of West Africa coups - ... Rap lyrics at issue in racketeering trial aimed at rapper Young Thug. West Africa has seen a series of military coups and attempted coups since August 2020.

Pakistan’s hopes diminish as South Africa edge thriller

Dawn 28 Oct 2023
It was humid, draining at the M.A Chidambaram Stadium here on Friday as Pakistan desperately sought to revive their World Cup campaign against South Africa ... South Africa were comfortably cruising towards their 271-run target at 206-4, with Aiden Markram and David Miller well set to take them over the line, when Shaheen (3-45) spiced up the contest.

The tide is high and Durban’s playin’ on

Independent online (SA) 19 Oct 2023
The show, 3rd Generation Coconut, has been touring South Africa to outstanding reviews ... (today) Prepare for an hip hop extravaganza as South Africa’s reigning rap titans, Cassper Nyovest and Nasty C, unite for their epic African Throne Tour ... Loads of fun-filled activities include a snake show with Snakes for Africa, and Halloween-themed Scare Area.

From Haydn to hip-hop, it’s all happening

Independent online (SA) 14 Oct 2023
The show, 3rd Generation Coconut, has been touring South Africa to outstanding reviews ... Prepare for an hip-hop extravaganza as South Africa’s reigning rap titans, Cassper Nyovest and Nasty C, unite for their epic African Throne Tour.October 21 at 6pm.

Lung Cancer Stage 4: Very Young Age, Non-smoker, Resistant to Treatment, New Mothers at Risk, ...

GlobalResearch 13 Oct 2023
To receive Global Research’s Daily Newsletter (selected articles), click here. Click the share button above to email/forward this article to your friends and colleagues ... Feel free to repost and share widely Global Research articles. *** ... 20, 2023 – Pretoria, South Africa – 24 year old Angie Oeh, Afrikaans rap sensation died suddenly on Aug.

A weekend of song and dance

Independent online (SA) 30 Sep 2023
(today) Final day of the Shakespeare Schools Festival South Africa runs ... Prepare for an extraordinary hip-hop extravaganza as South Africa’s reigning rap titans unite ... There will be a market on the day selling food, drinks and other great items.Poet Eugene Skeef will be participating in the poetry Africa festival next month.Events.

Ireland strive for colossal statement victory over South Africa at World Cup

The Observer 22 Sep 2023
For Ireland and South Africa, about to collide in a colossal pool game at the Stade de France, there are more direct implications ... Farrell’s Ireland gear up to meet South Africa’s might in heavyweight contest ... South Africa are not just the defending champions, they are a team who have already rapped out a few muscular statements over the past month.

OWN’s Newest Docuseries ‘Rebuilding Black Wall Street’ Explores the Resilience of Tulsa, Oklahoma’s Historic Greenwood District

Houston Forward Times 13 Sep 2023
... only natural birthing center; Rachel Walker and D’Marria Monday, two respective descendants of the victims of the 1921 race massacre; Rodney and Sheila Clark, who own a family farm that combats the food disparities in Tulsa; local rap group Fire in Little Africa and many more.

Smash Mouth front man Steve Harwell dies at 56

Winston-Salem Journal 05 Sep 2023
... man is facing a criminal charge after he is accused of exposing himself at Parkland High School Top Triad executive for Truist announces retirement plans New food truck offers a taste of West Africa ... Born in California in 1967, Harwell performed in a rap group called F.O.S.

Why Hip-Hop Has Many Fathers

Village Voice 12 Aug 2023
Rap music, rap, or rappin’, the rhyming locution of inner-city neighborhood youth that was, to pimp a line from Audre Lorde, created out of their will to survive on Black terms in early 1970s New York, purportedly turns 50 today ... When I seen the Zulus, these Black people in Africa fightin’ off the British, they were out of sight.”.

Mining giant Jindal denies flouting rules to mine Melmoth iron ore

Independent online (SA) 28 Jul 2023
Chouhan said if Jindal is awarded the rights to mine, it will develop in consultation with impacted communities a resettlement action plan (RAP), which provides a comprehensive set of actions for addressing impacts related to physical and economic displacement. "The RAP process ...

The life and times of Molemo “Jub Jub” Maarohanye: A rap icon's repeated indiscretions

Independent online (SA) 28 Jul 2023
A compelling character of South Africa's contemporary culture, Molemo “Jub Jub” Maarohanye's life is a turbulent one, punctuated by fame, infamy, reinvention, and renewed controversy ... He rose to rap stardom in South Africa with his albums "Rare Breed" and "My Shine" achieving platinum status.

Deaf rappers who lay down rhymes in sign languages are changing what it means for ...

Caledonian Record 27 Jul 2023
Many of these artists, activists and entrepreneurs have contributed to an ever-growing hip-hop scene within the Deaf community, which includes a subgenre of rap known as dip hop ... Dip hop is one of many styles of rap that have developed over the years ... In “Sign of the Times,” Wawa raps..

World Netball rule changes put onus on players to keep game clean

RNZ 12 Jul 2023
A New Zealand member of World Netball's Rules Advisory Panel (RAP) says proposed rule changes send a clear message that players need to take more responsibility to keep the game clean. Netball umpire turned Super Rugby referee Jono Bredin is a member of RAP which will present a set of rule changes at Congress in South Africa in a couple of weeks.