Lil Wayne released from the hospital

Rapper Lil Wayne has reportedly been released from the hospital after suffering multiple seizures in his hotel room over the weekend (02-03Sep17).The 34-year-old star was taken to Northwestern Memorial hospital in Chicago, Illinois after friends found him unconscious in his suite at the Westin Hotel on Sunday afternoon (03Sep17) Get the full music-news.com story by …

Brand new music – JackCity – Games – W.M.E Shit Hot

JackCity is a hiphop artist based in Leeds, England. Having gained interest via mixtape releases, JackCity has now released his first studio album entitled “Eleven”. JackCity, aged 26 has written his music from his Leeds based studio. JackCity is currently on tour across the country with a performance you can’t miss.You can catch him in …

New Singles – Manchester Rain

Songwriter, artist and producer Manchester Rain finds himself working alone in his sky-lab deep inside the belly of the beats Manchester UK where studio Fort Knox microphones invite the stray sirens and wicked weather to be a part of the music. A collaboration of haunting sorts, working between Manchester, UK and a reclusive hideaway buried …

Louis Tomlinson’s mum begged him to mend friendship with Zayn Malik before she died

Louis Tomlinson has revealed his mother’s dying wish was for him and former One Direction bandmate Zayn Malik to be friends again. Johannah Deakin lost her battle with leukaemia in December (16) and now her singer son tells British tabloid The Sun, she desperately wanted him to reach out to Zayn, telling him “life is …

The Swirlers – ‘Foreal’ – W.M.E Shit Hot track

The Swirlers intervene with a second universal swing of an audio and visual transmission called “FOREAL”, sent from 864.3 light years away on Planet Playa Playa. These original side steppers birth an unquestionably distinctive sound centred around their fix ethos of “staying loyal to the groove”. The Afro-Caribbean and English trio join forces with intuitive …

No Soap No Radio new album is out now – While you were gone

No Soap No Radio offers a considerable and kaleidoscopic catalogue of great songs and dynamic, accessible music, boasting great rhythmic command and heart-stopping refrains. Their latest release, While You Were Gone, is a compelling album demonstrating everything that makes No Soap No Radio distinctive and memorable. Built on the songs of guitarist/vocalist Mark Wilson, No …

The Rolling Stones back in Europe on No Filter tour

The Rolling Stones announced today they will play thirteen shows in twelve different venues across Europe in September & October and unveiled the title of the new tour. ‘STONES – NO FILTER’ sees Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts and Ronnie Wood back where they belong out on the road playing to packed stadiums. Get …

Lady Gaga launches emoji collection

Lady Gaga is taking advantage of the emoji craze by launching her own collection of quirky graphics. The Born This Way hitmaker has unveiled the new GAGAmoji app, which features a variety of animated images for fans to use in iPhone text messages. Get the Full Music-news.com Story here

Bobby Wilson son of the late hit recording artist Jackie Wilson releases hit single ‘I get the Sweetest Feeling’

Bobby Wilson son of the late hit recording artist Jackie Wilson and born in New York was brought up in the foster care system in Carolina named Bobby Brookes. Shortly after leaving the navy he discovered his real identity, that he was the son of legendary Jackie Wilson. Bobby completed two years of study at …

Time Cero release new self titled album full of dark metal and electronic masterpieces

Time Cero are a rock/alternative/metal band based in Lima, Peru and fronted by their creator Carlos Li Carrillo who moved to Boston USA when he was 18 years old. During his teenage years in Lima, Peru in the mid 80’s, Carlos was the bass player and co-writer of Thrash Metal band “Curriculum Mortis”. Their first …

Elton’s 70th Birthday bash

Elton John celebrated his 70th birthday with a star studded party featuring Lady Gaga, Stevie Wonder, and Katy Perry. The Rocket Man hitmaker’s milestone birthday was on Saturday (25Mar17) and his friends and family put together a party at The Hammer Museum in Los Angeles. The get together also helped to raise money for both …

Decadent Nation’s Colin LaVaute fills us in on the facts behind their new single ‘My Kind’ and their mammoth rock sound.

Decadent Nations brand of high energy socio-political rock n’ roll has been quietly burning in the American underground music scene for years. Now the bands message is more relevant than ever. Having released multiple albums to critical acclaim and touring coast to coast the band has found a new spark with a fresh lineup and …

Adreyn–Demarrer – W.M.E interview

Countless artists battle to carve  define or establish their own musical identity. For some  it’s a strenuous process of experimenting with various musical styles in an attempt to stumble upon something that “fits”.   From the upcoming release of his debut E.P. “Demarrer”  spearheaded by the singles “Anthem” and “Tomorrow” what is apparent about Adreyn Cash …

Ed Sheeran’s ÷ shifts over 1 million equivalent sales

The success of Ed Sheeran’s ÷ album shows few signs of slowing down yet as the record reaches a huge sales landmark. On today’s Official Chart Update, the singer-songwriter’s third studio album has shifted over 1 million (1.07m) across physical, digital and streaming equivalent sales. Ed achieved the impressive feat in just 16 days, passing …

Flirt with Danger live up to their name with their new mini album of electrosurfbilly music

British-based electrosurfbilly band, Flirt With Danger have released their debut album, ‘The Mini-Album’.   The music is an imaginative, provocative and eclectic mix of neo-rockabilly, surf, 60s garage and proto-punk, combined with analogue synth sounds. The lyrics draw on both modern concerns and retro-futuristic imagery, very much in line with the burgeoning atompunk artistic scene. It …

Adele: ‘Johnny Depp dog-smuggling drama put me off bringing dog on tour’

Adele decided against bringing her pet pooch Louie on her Australian tour after Johnny Depp’s dog-smuggling drama. The 28-year-old singer has been on the road Down Under for the past few weeks, and performed at the Adelaide Oval on Monday night (13Mar17). As she took to the stage, the Hello star told the audience that …

WME interview the hot new Universal Music band The Boxtones– Against The Odds is the new single

The Boxtones are a Scottish/Canadian 5 piece award winning band based in Dubai and signed to Universal Music MENA. The band consists of: Louise Peel (Lead Vocals), Gary Tierney (Lead Guitar, Lead Vocals), Gill Tierney (Drums, Vocals), Will Janssen (Keyboards, Guitar, Vocals) and Patrick Thibault on Bass and vocals. Since setting up their own Dubai-based …

Missy Elliott Kicks Off New Year With I’M BETTER (FEAT LAMB)

MISSY ELLIOTT KICKS OFF NEW YEAR WITH “I’M BETTER (FEAT. LAMB)”  NEW TRACK DROPED THIS PAST FRIDAY IN THE U.S. AND CANADA FOLLOWED BY WORLDWIDE RELEASE ON SATURDAY, JANUARY 28TH  GROUNDBREAKING COMPANION VIDEO DIRECTED BY ELLIOTT AND DAVE MEYERS PRESS RELEASE: Atlantic recording artist Missy Elliott has announced the release of her hugely anticipated new song. …

Madonna to take part in women’s march in Washington

Madonna will march for women’s rights in Washington, D.C. next week (21Jan17). The pop star confirmed her plans in sensational fashion on Instagram on Thursday (12Jan17) writing, “Yasssssssss! Just Do it… 1 Million Women’s March!! Be There!!” under a provocative image of a woman revealing her public hair shaved in the shape of the Nike …

World News: Just Jinjer Frontman Releases Brand New Solo Single

Ard Matthews releases his first single of 2017, entitled ‘Wonder Years’, a cross genre offering incorporating elements of Pop, Indie, and Dance, while still retaining Ard’s authentic vocal and lyric delivery that he has become synonymous with. ‘Wonder Years’ was written at a friend’s holiday home just outside of Hermanus, and recorded over the space of a …

Beatles hero Paul McCartney becomes a Killer for the night

Sir Paul McCartney saw in the New Year with an unexpected appearance on stage with The Killers. The Las Vegas band were performing in St. Barts for Russian billionaire and Chelsea football club owner Roman Abramovich when the Beatle made a surprise appearance. McCartney played one of his old band’s songs, ‘Helter Skelter’, with the …

Mick Jagger’s newborn son, Deveraux, has made his debut on social media.

Mick Jagger’s newborn son, Deveraux, has made his debut on social media. The Rolling Stones frontman, 73, welcomed a baby boy with American ballerina Melanie Hamrick, 29, in New York earlier this month (Dec16) and now Melanie has taken to Instagram to show off her new baby boy. “I’m so (in) love with my baby …

W.M.E Shit Hot–Tom Chaplin–Hardened Heart

Tom’s debut solo album ‘The Wave’ is out now : Shop: http://islandr.ec/TheWave3 | iTunes: http://islandr.ec/TheWave9 | Amazon :http://islandr.ec/TheWave48 | HMV : http://islandr.ec/TheWave61 | Spotify http://islandr.ec/CompleteTCSpotify | Apple Music http://islandr.ec/TheWaveAMPlaylist | Google Play:http://islandr.ec/TheWave35 Follow Tom: http://www.tomchaplinmusic.com Facebook : http://islandr.ec/ls4H7G Twitter: http://islandr.ec/TheWave2 Instagram : http://islandr.ec/TheWave Spotify : http://islandr.ec/Tom_Chaplin_SP ——————— LYRICS ——————— It’s such a beautiful world So …

HOT ARTTT RELEASE NEW SINGLE AND VIDEO “NEON ELECTRICITY”

HOT ARTTT are a unique and fun two-piece band who came to light in 2015 when Finish rhythmatist Vicky O’neon met Japhy Saatchi (aka Robert Strauss, Canadian born music producer, Musician and DJ) on a session at his East London based ‘WAX Recording Studio’. Two distinctly strong yet opposing personalities united to forge something truly …

OlugBenga of UK Metronomy to tour SA Tour SA

Olugbenga of UK band “Metronomy” tours SA later this month. He will be playing in Cape Town, Pretoria and Johannesburg. He has travelled the world working as a bass player and vocalist, lending his talents to groups such as Damon Albarn’s Africa Express, Paloma Faith and La Roux. He is best known for his long-standing …

Calan Watts Mixes Indie Folk With African Magic

Calan Henry Watts Trollope is an imaginative upcoming indie/alternative musician. More than a down to earth artist he performs lively beats under the stage name of Calan Watts. THIS IS THE DEBUT SINGLE – ‘AFRICAN SKY’ OFF HIS FORTHCOMING ​ALBUM ‘TOY SOLDIERS‘ Living in East London he has obtained a Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering and spends …

Lily Allen showcased new material when she made a surprise appearance during Mark Ronson’s gig

Lily Allen showcased new material when she made a surprise appearance during Mark Ronson’s gig on Monday night (24Oct16). The Smile singer, who hasn’t released new music since mid 2014, revealed she had been in the studio with the Uptown Funk producer, her longtime collaborator, when she appeared onstage with him for a surprise three-song …

MRJ – Water

MRJ a.k.a Matthew Russell Jones is a pop Singer/Songwriter originally from Lincoln and based in Camden, London, UK. He launched his career performing across the globe and in London, but with his pulse always on the pop music scene. MRJ writes songs in the pop genre ranging from electric to acoustic. He says ” I …

2 Devine feat Emily McGarvey – Shiver

Northern Irish trance producers, 2Devine who are famous for their remix of Cara Dillon’s “Black is the Colour” return from a 10-year absence with their new single “Shiver” on their newly established label Coco&Green Recordings. 2 Devine teamed up with family member Emily McGarvey, a singer/songwriter from Belfast and “Shiver” was born. Elvin David who …

Kuizz new E.P “ Till the end” and single “Younger” out soon

Kuizz Shah is a Singer-Songwriter & Producer based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Kuizz has worked with multiple award winning artists such as Juno Award Winner Mia Martina,  Danny Fernandes & Kristinia Debarge. Kuizz’s writing career has been recognised in both Canada and Japan  achieving chart success in the past couple of years.  He started writing …

Mon Fre–Shadows–New Single and E.P out soon

‘Mon Frere’ are the U.K. based electro pop producers based in Brighton.  Mon Frere consists of brothers Paul and Matt Lennox. Paul is the songwriter and producer  Matt provides the lyrics and the brothers source talented young vocalists to complete the line up. Mon Frere have worked with some of the most talented up and …

Kelly Clarkson doubts she would have found lasting love if she had wed in her 20s

Kelly Clarkson doubts she would have found lasting love if she had wed in her 20s, because she changed “so much” during those formative years. The Since U Been Gone hitmaker didn’t walk down the aisle until 2013, when she was 31, and she believes waiting to settle down has made her more suited to …

Brand New Album From House DJ Producer SucreSoul

Tshepo Shawn Marong is a focused and self-motivated Music Producer and DJ. He is better known by his stage name SucreSoul SucreSoul started his musical journey at ElethuThemba Combined High School in Eikenhof and Ithuteng Trust School in Soweto It was in 2004, however, that SucreSoul then known as DJ Shawn was introduced to music …

Adele once turned up at British presenter Alan Carr’s house “inconsolable” over an ex-boyfriend.

Adele once turned up at British presenter Alan Carr’s house “inconsolable” over an ex-boyfriend. The Rolling in the Deep singer is close pals with the presenter, and he has revealed that while she achieved global success with her album 21, Adele was still “cut up” about her ex-boyfriend and once stayed with Alan for days …

Kim Kardashian held at gunpoint by two armed men in her hotel room in Paris

Kim Kardashian was held at gunpoint by two armed men in her hotel room in Paris on Sunday (02Oct16). The mother-of-two has been in the French capital for Paris Fashion Week, and attended the Balenciaga show, the Givenchy show and the Siran Presentation at Hotel Plaza Athenee earlier on Sunday. However, after returning to her …

Lorenza are destined for big things with their stunning new release – “Peace of Mind”

  Heart-stopping synths, energy laden rock and full-blown chart pop combine in Lorenza’s signature sound. This British three-piece combines layers of instruments and vocals with relatable lyrics, creating epic stadium-sized sounds. Drawing musical influences from the likes of Bastille, The Weeknd and twenty one pilots, this relentlessly innovative trio shines bright in an ocean of …

WME Album of the moment – Wills and the Willing–Dream in Colour” & video- “Butterflies”

  Ian Wills has always had somewhat of a ‘revolving door policy’ on his critically acclaimed band Wills & The Willing. Each of his first two albums featured an almost entirely different line-up, including Jessie Wood (Reef), Rachel Wood (Cirque de Soleil), and guest vocals from the likes of Tom McRae., Harry Collier, & Liane …

Robbie Williams wins quote of the year…”I’m the only person in the world that can say I was in Take That and four out of five Spice Girls.”

    Robbie Williams wins quote of the year…”I’m the only person in the world that can say I was in Take That and four out five Spice Girls.” Robbie Williams was talking to Kyle Sandilands and Jackie O on Sydney’s KIIS1065 this morning (Friday). Williams was talking up his next album ‘Heavy Entertainment Show’, …

Tony Shaw new single “ Take me away”

  Born in Northamptonshire (United Kingdom) Tony comes from a musical family.  His own musical talents are purely self taught. Tony has appeared on national television in programmes such ‘Stars In Their Eyes’ in which he performed a song by Star Sailor. He also reached the finals of Mic UK competition at the NEC Centre …

ASH Muzik is The New Album From Warner SA artist ASH

Warner Music South Africa recording artist ASH presents his debut album, aptly titled ASH Muzik. The album drops this Friday, 30th September at digital retail and will be available in record stores on Friday, 14th October 2016.   2016 has already seen ASH release singles Ain’t Looking For Love, featuring Buffalo Souljah and the new …

WME Video of the week – Papaphone “Lioness”

Papaphone started back in Hertfordshire Music College when Russell Perkins and Thomas Hammond shared a mutual interest in creating emotive  uplifting and well written songs. They began playing music together  focussing on the love of creating something special rather than playing the latest fads. Not being influenced by a musical style  they just did what …

Robbie Williams Is Back

THE ALBUM FEATURE SONGS CO-WRITTEN WITH GUY CHAMBERS, JOHN GRANT, RUFUS WAINWRIGHT, BRANDON FLOWERS/THE KILLERS, ED SHEERAN AND STUART PRICE – AND, FROM ABOVE, SERGE GAINSBOURG AND SERGEI PROKOFIEV.   THE TITLE TRACK FROM THE RECORD “HEAVY ENTERTAINMENT SHOW” IS AVAILABLE NOW. https://SonyMusicAfrica.lnk.to/MSjbe   The incredible ROBBIE WILLIAMS releases his brand new studio album “Heavy …

TKinzy Releases Hot New Music Video for Shake Ikebe

Gallo Records South Africa, signee “TKinzy” one of the very few Nigerian artistes to be signed to a South African record label drops a new hot music video featuring Rands and Naira crooner “Emmy Gee“. The tune titled “Shake Ikebe” is definitely approved to get him listed as one of the big acts out of …

Kehlani unveils the visual for empowering new anthem CRZY

The R&B powerhouse releases the Benny Boom directed companion video to the savage first single from her highly anticipated debut album, and follow-up to her critically-acclaimed, GRAMMY-nominated mixtape YOU SHOULD BE HERE.  This “CRZY” visual sees Kehlani and her crew showing off some impressive dance routines, celebrating a birthday, taking selfies… basically living their best …

STONE JETS RELEASE TRIPPY MUSIC VIDEO

“Beauty of style and harmony and grace and good rhythm depend on simplicity.” – Plato It’s this philosophy of keeping things simple that makes the music produced by Cape Town band Stone Jets, fresh and unique, but also relatable. Their latest animated music video ‘Something Good’ reflects this perfectly as well with its quirky, simplistic …

AFRO JAZZ SOUNDS FROM SANDILE SHABALALA

Sandile Shabalala started his music career when he was 15 years old in 1990 at Pretoria and has had a full and varied career. BUYA SOPHIE is the first single off his brand new Afro Jazz / Gospel album ‘Uthando Lwami’. Sandile has written all the songs, and plays all the instruments on his album, …

Louis Tomlinson has reportedly banned the word “Larry” from his Instagram page

Louis Tomlinson has reportedly banned the word “Larry” from his Instagram page to prevent fans from referencing his fictional romance with his One Direction bandmate Harry Styles. The nickname was coined by devotees who penned fan fiction stories about a secret relationship between the pair, but it appears Louis has tired of the constant comments …

Volpi–Not like anybody else

  Introducing Volpi: when two lovers made some art and music together. The creature was born on the sun-baked Italian streets of Bologna when an English boy and an Italian girl decided to make some sweet music together. Mixing genres like their nationalities, Volpi takes hazy guitars, soulful melodies, and disco basslines then glues it …

Usher to Release New Album

Global megastar and eight time Grammy Award winner USHER has announced that his highly-anticipated new album entitled HARD II LOVE will be released on September 16th and is available for pre-order now.Fans who pre-order HARD II LOVE, will immediately receive two new album tracks “Missin U” and “Champions (from the Motion Picture Hands Of Stone),” …

kings Of Leon Announce New Studio Album

Multi-platinum selling rock band KINGS OF LEON officially announces the release of their hugely anticipated seventh studio album WALLS coming October 14th on RCA Records. The Grammy Award winning group decided to return to their recording roots in Los Angeles and worked with famed producer Markus Dravs (Arcade Fire, Coldplay, Florence + the Machine).   The …

A-Reece releases Third Single ‘Zimbali’

Ambitiouz Entertainment’s A-Reece has finally released his third official single titled “Zimbali” produced by Mashbeats. The brand new single speaks on his forthcoming and journey to becoming an artist and describes how far he has come by ignoring haters, financial gain and expressing how memorable one particular holiday destination is, Zimbali.  “Zimbali” follows the release …

A-Reece releases Third Single ‘Zimbali’

Ambitiouz Entertainment’s A-Reece has finally released his third official single titled “Zimbali” produced by Mashbeats. The brand new single speaks on his forthcoming and journey to becoming an artist and describes how far he has come by ignoring haters, financial gain and expressing how memorable one particular holiday destination is, Zimbali.  “Zimbali” follows the release …

Bravo – Thibe Da Kid is the hippest kid on the Block

  Following his successful release of Child’s Play mixtape, Thibe Da Kid is releasing his new single titled #Bravo which is a lead single to his upcoming project “Weirdo (The Nobody)”. #Bravo, which is audience’s shout of approval, tells a story of where Thibe Da Kid from where has been to where he is right …

Blake Bastion releases his highly anticipated debut single and E.P “Hummingbird”

Debut E.P from Blake Bastion “Hummingbird”  Rob Blake A.K.A Blake Bastion, is an English singer, songwriter, musician and producer from Brighton. Combining intricate guitar playing, eclectic rhythms and lively melodies, with deep bass and rich vocals, Blake Bastion creates timeless sounding songs in a modern style. His heartfelt, soul searching lyrics seek to find purpose …

Lady Gaga’s new single hints at the end of her romance with actor Taylor Kinney

Lady Gaga’s new single hints at the end of her romance with actor Taylor Kinney. The U.S. superstar has returned to the pop world with Perfect Illusion, her first solo track in three years. Gaga and actor Kinney ended their engagement after five years together in July (16). The singer made her long-awaited comeback on …

Jay Elle is a sensitive songwriter with beautiful melodies–WME loves Twelve on Sunday

Jay Elle is a singer  songwriter  and guitar player currently residing in New York City. Jay Elle has a soothing and passionate voice blending perfectly with unique guitar arrangements. Ja Elle’s songs bring together lyrics and music in a singular fashion. The brand new single ” Twelve on Sunday” from Jay Elle was recorded at …

Vernon Neilly–New single “They Don’t care” hits the USA Billboard charts

with Vernon Neilly is no stranger to talent laden musical projects, and this CD “Outta Time” is no different. Vernon brings together super virtuoso and legendaryguitar and bass players,Greg Howe, Frank Gambale, Jennifer Batten,  Kiko Loureiro, MattiasIA Eklundh, Victor Johnson, Doug Wimbish, TM Stevens, Juan Nelson and others to help him to express his musical …

Lady Gaga has recorded a duet with British singer Florence Welch

Lady Gaga has recorded a duet with British singer Florence Welch for her upcoming album. The Poker Face singer co-hosted the BBC Radio 1 Breakfast Show with Nick Grimshaw on Friday morning (09Sep16) to mark the premiere of new single Perfect Illusion, her first pop song since 2014. During the chat she revealed her upcoming …

Saffron De Bonheur beats the drums with her new single “Warrior” it gets a 10/10 from WME

  Saffron De Bonheur is a unique and timeless artist with a passion for writing songs intended to inspire love, peace and happiness. Saffron has always been passionate about music and started singing, playing piano and guitar when she was four. Saffron studied both classical and jazz music to gain an understanding of musical construct …

TRAVIS SCOTT UNCAGES MEGA ANTICIPATED SECOND ALBUM

Dominating headlines, trending worldwide, surprising the world, and seizing #1 on iTunes, TRAVIS SCOTT uncages his mega-anticipated second full-length album, Birds InThe Trap Sing McKnight [Epic Records/Grand Hustle], exclusively on Apple Music today. Get it HERE: https://travz.lnk.to/IZ6Fr The platinum-selling hip-hop trailblazer and trendsetter personally premiered the record on his Beats 1 .wav Radio show, engaging …

MC NORMAN RELEASES NEW SINGLE

Ugandan Reggae-Dancehall singer Mc Norman releases his brand new single – the hook driven dancehall single SPECIAL REQUEST (NO LIES). A multi award winning artist, MC Norman has just been nominated for 2016 Afrimma Awards Nominee for ‘Best Dancehall Act.’ The singer who until now had been plying his trade in the United States is …

BLOOD BROTHERS NEW MUSIC VIDEO

Cape Town – South Africa’s first rock super group, Blood Brothers, released a brand new track last Friday, and now they’ve also launched the music video. Surrounded by screens projecting images, the band members perform their parts in the video in a warehouse. The heartfelt song in Afrikaans, English and Xhosa, titled Ek sweer op …

ASHLINN GRAY RELEASES BRAND NEW SINGLE

It’s been a little over a year since Ashlinn Gray made her debut on the South African music scene. With her hit single Battleships charting across radio stations, there was no doubt the young singer songwriter would be destined for greatness.   She proves herself once again, with her new and fabulous pop offering Nineteen. …

ISO RELEASE BRAND NEW SINGLE

Today sees the release of a brand new single from ISO, entitled RABBIT HOLE, the first single from their much-anticipated fifth full length studio album – POLYDIMENSION. POLYDIMENSION is set for release on 16 September 2016, and available for pre-order as of today on iTunes. “Rabbit Hole is about getting out of a toxic relationship. …

USHER RELEASES HOT NEW VIDEO

It’s hard not ‘II’ love USHER with the release of his brand new video for “RIVALS” feat. Future! Watch the brand new video right HERE!   Usher’s new album ‘HARD II LOVE’will be released on the 16th of September Pre-order the album right now at this link

Mbali releases her brand new single Buya

Born in Umlazi, Durban, Mbali is an actor, dancer, a singer and songwriter, a story developer and a film producer who also happens to be business savvy. her experience in theatre in her teen years has become the foundation on which she has built her career. Taking a break from her television career to focus …

One Direction’s hiatus will be a permanent split, according to boy band guru Louis Walsh.

One Direction’s hiatus will be a permanent split, according to boy band guru Louis Walsh. The svengali, who was a judge on the U.K.’s X Factor in 2010 when One Direction were formed, believes Liam Payne, Niall Horan, Louis Tomlinson and Harry Styles won’t get back together for at least a decade. Asked if he …

Lady Gaga has vowed to donate money to help recovery efforts in her native Italy

Lady Gaga has vowed to donate money to help recovery efforts in her family’s native Italy after an earthquake shook the country early on Wednesday (24Aug16). The pop superstar, real name Stefani Germanotta, was among the celebrities expressing their heartbreak on social media after waking up to learn a 6.2 magnitude tremor had rocked the …

Weekly Music Express–Alternative anthems to watch out for in 2016–Try the Japanese Fighting Fish

    In 2009  the mysterious Ishii christened the Leeds theatrical space funk rock band Japanese Fighting Fish and they continue to blast out tunes in his honour to this day. The Fish are no longer what they once were: in 2011  debut album “Just Before We Go MAD” experimented with South American rhythms, fierce …

Vernon Neilly and an all-star cast of virtuosos on “They don’t Care”

Vernon Neilly is no stranger to talent laden musical projects, and this CD “Outta Time” is no different. Vernon brings together super virtuoso and legendaryguitar and bass players, Greg Howe, Frank Gambale, Jennifer Batten,  Kiko Loureiro, Mattias IA Eklundh, Victor Johnson, Doug Wimbish, TM Stevens, Juan Nelson and others to help him to express his …

Soul Chatter from Ohio belt out classic sounding alternative songs check out the new single “Chasing the half Moon”.

Soul Chatter are a rock/Indie/folk band based in Cleveland, Ohio at the southern shore of Lake Erie. The band consists of: Brian Stepien ( Song writer lyricist, vocals, piano ), Dale Schmitt ( Keyboards, horns, strings, bass ) , Jim Monica ( Guitars ), George Hart ( Drums ) and Mike Docy taking care of …

JOSH KEMPEN SIGNS LOCAL WARNER DEAL

Singer-songwriter, Josh Kempen pens deal with Warner Music South Africa, with much-anticipated debut album scheduled for release in the summer. 1st single ‘The River’ coming 15th July Check out the Unofficial Live ‘sneak peak’ version of ‘The River’ Here! The official version of ‘The River’ will be available across all digital platforms tomorrow   Warner …

A BIG MESS FOR GROUPLOVE

GROUPLOVE ANNOUNCE THIRD ALBUM, BIG MESS, TO BE RELEASED ON SEPTEMBER 9TH BY CANVASBACK MUSIC/ATLANTIC RECORDS FIRST SINGLE, “WELCOME TO YOUR LIFE,” OUT JULY 15TH BAND TO HIT THE ROAD THIS FALL FOR WORLD TOUR   June 20, 2016 — (Los Angeles, CA) — Canvasback Music/Atlantic recording artists Grouplove will release their highly anticipated third …

DJ KHALED REVEALS NEW ARTWORK AND ALBUM

Multiplatinum artist, music industry visionary, innovative influencer, mogul, and mega-producer DJ Khaled unveils the cover art and July 29th release date for his highly anticipated ninth full-length album, MAJOR KEY [We the Best Music Group/Epic Records]. MAJOR KEY is available to pre-order now on iTunes. The pre-order grants instant grat downloads of DJ Khaled’s first …

BRAND NEW WONDERBOOM SINGLE

WONDERboom have released their brand new single ‘Great Escape’, the first new material to be released since their 8th studio album ‘The Automatic Shuffle’ back in 2011. “’Great Escape’ is about escaping evil with the one you love and the adventure in solidarity. A classic sci-fi fairy tale of ‘us vs them’,” explains frontman, Cito. …

LASGHADO – NEW HIP HOP FROM TEMBISA

Lasghado (the last train) is a South African Hip Hop group based in Tembisa, a township in Johannesburg. The group was formed by Mxolisi Nzimande( Mavela), who is associated with Lucky Shabalala( Sainyova and Bongani Sibeko(Slamdog) in February 2015. Lasghado’s music is encouraged by the lifestyle in their hometown and surroundings. The group members were …

HIGHLY ANTICIPATED NEW PASSENGER ALBUM ANNOUNCED

Ivor Novello winning singer/songwriter Mike Rosenberg (known as Passenger) releases his 8th studio album ‘Young As The Morning Old As The Sea’ on Black Crow Records / PIAS (Gallo Record Co.) Sept 26th . ‘Young As The Morning Old As The Sea’ sees Mike Rosenberg once again co-produced alongside Chris Vallejo (INXS, Empire of the …

PRIME CIRCLE PICNIC SHOWS

After a grueling tour schedule including festival appearances alongside Iron Maiden, Garbage, Slayer and Iggy Pop, Prime Circle is set to showcase their Deluxe Edition of Let the Night In. Gauteng fans will be rocked with two picnic style concerts at the Pretoria National Botanical Gardens on 13 August and the Walter Sisulu Botanical Gardens …

Red Hot Chili Peppers Video

Today, Grammy® Award-winning Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees Red Hot Chili Peppers release the music video for their current single “Dark Necessities” from their upcoming new album The Getaway, which will be released by Warner Bros. Records tomorrow, June 17th. The video was directed by Olivia Wilde and will be available to watch today exclusively …

Music Video Exclusive : Usher

Multi-platinum selling superstar USHER is back with a bang! Launches the music video for his new #1 hit, “Crash”   Watch the explosive new video, already on over a million views, here “Crash” opened at #1 on the iTunes R&B/Soul chart upon release in South Africa  

Rap duo B3nchMarq have finally released their third official single titled “All on Me” produced by Tweezy courtesy of The A team.

Rap duo B3nchMarq have finally released their third official single titled “All on Me” produced by Tweezy courtesy of The A team. “All on Me” follows the release of their hits “Get Lit” ft. Tweezy and most recently “Bonang” which is currently sitting at number 4 on UkhoziFm. The song describes a different lifestyle that …

KALEO – A/B

Elektra/Atlantic recording artist Kaleo have announced the release of their label debut album. “A/B” arrives on June 17th.  The band will celebrate the album’s arrival with a very special sold-out release day show at Los Angeles’s El Rey Theatre. Primarily recorded in Nashville alongside producer Jacquire King (Kings of Leon, James Bay), with additional contributions …

THIS IS CANTREL

KZN-based Cantrel releases his brand new single ‘Panic’ Cantrel is Neil Breytenbach (from Prime Circle) and ‘Panic’ features local rapper Velosity and vocalist Lauren Laing. The single was mixed and mastered in Germany, and the Alternative Electronic Pop song is a powerful release from the local star and grabs the listener from the first few …

NEW KWESTA SINGLE

Da King of African Rap is set to launch his new single titled Day One for the fans, in recognition of the support and overwhelming response to his current smash hit single Ngud’, which has maintained the #1 radio chart position in the country for 4 consecutive weeks. The launch at Zonke 6 in Soweto …

NEW STUART REECE SINGLE

Stuart Reece releases his brand new feel-good single, My Sweet Lady, to SA Radio today. My Sweet Lady is the follow-up release to the hit singles Silver Rocket Cadillac and Coming Home, which saw Reece reach #1 on the Algoa Fm Top 30 and chart on radio stations across SA. The single is the 3rd …

NEW COLDPLAY MUSIC VIDEO

Coldplay have today revealed the amazing video for Up&Up, the anthemic third single from their current album, A Head Full Of Dreams. Watch the video at youtu.be/BPNTC7uZYrI. Created by Vania Heymann and Gal Muggia, the video is a poignant, surrealist montage which alludes to contemporary issues. It also features racehorses galloping on water and a …

‘We Will Stand’- New Single by Life Lyne

This is the debut single from Christian Rock Pop band Life Lyne – ‘We Will Stand’ is taken off their forthcoming EP, which is set for release in June. Formed in 2011, Life Lyne play melodic, Christian contemporary tunes, with moving vocals that support a hopeful honest message of life and faith – their joys …

MUSIC VIDEO: MISS PRU ft EMTEE, FIF COOPER

Miss Pru Releases Her Brand New Video “Ameni” Featuring Emtee, Fifi Cooper, B3nchMarq, A-Reece, Saudi and Sjava 13 May 2016, Johannesburg – Ambitiouz Entertainment’s female DJ Miss Pru has released her brand new music video for her hit single “Ameni” starring all Ambitiouz Entertainment’s artists, Emtee, Fifi Cooper, rap duo B3nchMarq, A-Reece, Sjava and Saudi. …

CHAMBERS: Jacques Moolman Re Imagined

JACQUES MOOLMAN (front man of the SAMA award winning rock band Shadowclub) has announced ‘Love Spell’, the brand new single by Chambers, his eagerly anticipated new solo project. ‘Love Spell’ was written by Jacques Moolman and produced by Craig Massiv and Troydon Murison. Chamber’s much anticipated eight track debut EP “Chambers Deluxe EP” is set for …

NEW HIP HOP: QZA – #FOREVER

Following the release of his 5 track EP,iDreamInColour on February 4th 2016,South African born Hip Hop artist,producer and published songwriter, QzA, has finallly released his much anticipated Audio Record titled #Forever. Having been making music for the past 6 years, He has been described as a versatile packaged artist who brings music of an international …

New Artist Feature: Bhekimali / Ngeke

Bheki Ntebe is an upcoming South African hip-hop artist and producer who goes by the stage name Bhekimali. His love for music was greatly influenced by his surroundings growing up.   NGEKE (meaning “never) is his debut single It was during his high school days that he identified with poetry as well as singing, from …

RETURN OF THE PEPPERS

Grammy® Award-winning Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees Red Hot Chili Peppers return with a new single — “Dark Necessities”which is released around the world today via all digital retailers. The track is the first song to be released from the Los Angeles-based band’s upcoming 11th studio album, The Getaway, due from Warner Bros. …

HOWIE COMBRINK GOES ON TOUR

Howie Combrink embarks on his Central South African tour from 6 to 14 May as he reaches Kimberley, Bloemfontein, Potchefstroom, Bethlehem and Welkom for 5 unforgettable shows!  Joining Combrink on tour is newcomer Josh Wantie (for all dates on the tour) and SAMA nominee Michael Lowman (for Potchefstroom, Bethlehem and Welkom shows). Proudly supported by …

Gold is the name of the new ISLE OF SKYE single

  Sony Music Entertainment Africa would like to introduce you to one of its newest signings, Johannesburg based production duo Isle of Skye. Having been bubbling for the last couple of years and running in some of the most influential circles in the local industry, Carl von Hoesslin and Rob Jameson have taken the time …

GLOBAL SUPERSTAR P!NK RELEASES NEW SINGLE “JUST LIKE FIRE”

Taken from Walt Disney Studios’ upcoming ‘Alice Through The Looking Glass’ “Just Like Fire” is already in the Top 40 on iTunes and received early spins on national radio in South Africa this morning International pop icon P!nk has released “Just Like Fire” from Walt Disney Studios’ upcoming feature film Alice Through The Looking Glass …