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Veteran actor David Phetoe, has died. He played the role of Paul Moroka on TV soapie Generations .The family said Phetoe had been ill for some time and that he was suffering from prostate cancer,…
Veteran musician Robbie Malinga has died. Malinga died on Monday at the age of 47. The renowned music producer shaped the careers of artists including the late Brown Dash, Kabelo Mabalane, Arthur Mafokate and Mzekezeke.…
Former Miss Black South Africa, TV presenter and actress Michelle Molatlou has died. Family spokesman and Molatlou's brother Kgosi Monye said the 44-year-old died on Tuesday at a hospital in Bloemfontein. In a statement ,…
Rapper, Kiernan Forbes, better known as AKA, has declared that he owes the South African Revenue Service (SARS) R2 million. City Press reported over the weekend that AKA made the declaration when he filled legal…
South African film The Wound has been shortlisted for a foreign language Oscar award. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has named the nine finalists in that category ahead of the nominees announcement…
In October viewers bid a sad farewell to the long-time Muvhango actress Sindi Dlathu who played Thandaza on the SABC2 soapie for 20 years. It has been confirmed that the actress has landed a role…
Actress, Tessa Twala says being treated differently because she is light skinned is not something that she views as a privilege. Tessa said that being viewed differently because she is a 'yellow bone' is as…
The Daily Show host Trevor Noah , Former Finance Minister and field sprinter Wayde van Niekerk are among 14 South Africans who’ve made the list of the 100 most Influential Africans of 2017. The list,…
EFF announced on its Twitter account on Tuesday afternoon that it had offered to help Fifi to fight the "exploitative record company". Fifi is currently embroiled in a legal battle with her former record label‚…
Miss South Africa Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters has been crowned Miss Universe 2017. Nel-Peters is only the second South African to win the title after Margaret Gardiner won the title in 1978. The 22-year-old business management graduate…
Afro-pop duo Mafikizolo is celebrating two decades in the music industry. They released their latest album on Friday , titled 20. The album promises to be one of their best works yet as they have…
Aubrey Poo and Khabonina Qubeka are teaming up again. The acting duo which has kept TV viewers glued to their screens in shows such as Isidingo and The Wild, will be heating up the big…
A 17-year old Paxton Fielies became the youngest winner in the history of the South African Idols competition. After a gruelling competition and a record breaking season with nearly 100 million votes cast, the winner…
A movie about Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp will air in South Africa this weekend after it showed on American TV last week. Made by an American crew, the film stars a South African actor,…
As Uzalo prepares to end its third and most successful season, it is also bidding goodbye to two of its characters - Manzuza, played by Leleti Khumalo and Smangele played by Sihle Ndaba. SABC 1…
The Thandiwe hit maker Vusi Nova claims that people in the industry are doing their best to make sure that young artists do not get the opportunity to shine. Vusi critized established artists from blocking…
The Durban socialite Zodwa Wabantu has been nominated for two Feather Awards along with her rival Skolopad. Both of the controversial personalities are nominated for Drama Queen of the Year and Socialite of the Year.…
After being in the industry for more than a decade, actress Vatiswa Ndara has compiled a book, I Am Because of You, as a gratitude gesture to thank fans for the overwhelming amount of love…
RnB fans brace yourselves! Two masters of R&B Brian McKnight and Brandy are on their way for the Legends of R&B tour in December. McKnight has earned himself a spot in contemporary music history. He…
American rap mogul Jermaine Dupri and award-winning singer Toni Braxton are headed to South Africa next month. The two stars will be in the country for the upcoming Mahika Mahikeng Cultural Music Festival at the…
Actress Nomzamo Mbatha was announced as an ambassador for United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) ,yesterday. The actress, famous for her role in Mzansi Magic's Isibaya, has joined some high-profile African public figures whose…
Idols SA 2015 winner Karabo Mogane is taking a new direction and reaching new heights. From the 5th of November, the talented star will host UJFM Sunday afternoon show from 2pm to 6pm. Karabo said…
The energetic presenter, choreographer and actor Somizi Mhlongo fondly addressed as Somgaga, has a new single with producer Mkhululi Siqula better known as Heavy K. The track is called Ngibonile and has a slow building…
Producer and actor Hlomla Dandala plays Govan Mbeki in the new six-part Madiba series coming to Discovery Channel on Monday the 6th of November. Explaining the role, the passionate actor said it came with a…
Johnny Clegg will give one last performance to his fans and supporters. The icon’s Final Journey World Tour has sold out in every city, with an overwhelming demand for one more show in Joburg. Earlier…
Comedian Khanyisa Bunu wants to use comedy to teach about bullying in schools. The Eastern Cape bred former teacher said she wont let an opportunity to slam bullying go to waste. "I've always been a…
Gibson Kente will have his life and times documented in the mother of all musicals directed by Makhaola Ndebele. The musical will showcase local fresh talent‚ featuring people like Gugu Mbongwa‚ Xolisile Bongwana and Paballo…
Songstress Shekhinah has been announced as the supporting act for John Legend's Darkness and Light tour. The tour will be in Johannesburg on the 4th and 5th November at the Ticketpro Dome and at Durban…
Cassper Nyovest attempts to make hiphop history by filling the FNB Stadium in Nasrec on the 2nd of December. The rapper has been hitting the streets hard to market the concert. He has been visiting…
Musa Mthombeni has officially been announced as Shaka Sisulu’s replacement on a full-time basis on Trending SA. Sisulu left the SABC 3 talk show in July and since then, a number of noted guest-hosts have…
The Johannesburg Court Club was a beautiful spectacle as Siyabonga 'Slikour' Metane and Melissa Wilkonson had their white wedding, surrounded by family family and friends.The white wedding followed months later after the couple had their…
Minnie and Quinton's extravagant wedding has allegedly left the couple in financial distress with their wedding planner. The newly weds bill is allegedly R500 000.According to the Sunday World, the dispute between the two parties…
The beautiful 26-year-old actress has been nominated for an Emmy for her role as Winnie in the Mzansi Magic drama Is'thunzi. She has been nominated in the 2017 International Emmy Awards. Thuso said, "It's still…
Boity Thulo added entrepreneur to her many accolades as she launched her body toining pill named after her, Boity. It is a product of Human Limitless and has been in the making for the past…
The rumor mill is hard at work yet again, and this this time the royals are the victims. Social media is in a frenzy following allegations that AKA is cheating on Bonang. AKA calls out…
Social media was a buzz this weekend with celebrities posting pictures of Minnie Dlamini's wedding. Minnie tied the knot with her husband Quinton Jones at Lourensford Wine Estate in Cape Town on Saturday in a…
Nomzamo Mbabtha has pledged to provide transport to youngsters of country to the Essence Fest in Durban later this month. This follows her visit to the Essence Festival in New Orleans at which she hosted…
So "Bonang: From A to B" has been relaunched after from being recalled from all book stores across the country because of factual as well as grammitical errors. The media mogul Bonang Matheba has polished…
All in the spirit of commemorating South Africa's struggle heroes this heritage month, SABC 1 will be bringing Kalushi to our small screens. The movie about struggle hero Solomon Mahlangu will be broadcast for the…
Our very own South African comedian Trevor Noah has scooped his first Emmy this past weekend at the award's Creative Arts ceremony in Los Angeles. This made Trevor the first South African to win an…
The 7th annual Savana Comics Choice Awards took place on Saturday evening at the Lyric Theatre in Johannesburg. The three for this year's awards was The Freedom of Funny, it was also the first year…
Minnie Dlamini jetted off to Paris for a week of glamorous fun with her bridesmaids, the past week for Minnie has been about spending time with her besties, sipping on expensive champers and unwinding before…
Mr Sushi, Kenny Kunene, gives praise to God after allegedly being shot at last night. Kenny was driving a BMW 125i when a white SUV began following him. After being pushed for some time, he…
Our home girl Terry Pheto is doing big things internationally. Saturday night at the International Achievement Recognition Awards (IARA) held in London, was the top nominee of the night and a big winner. "It still…
Lexi Van Niekerk of Big Brother fame has said that she is back at school, pursuing a qualification in fitness. We first met the controversial star on her stint in the Big Brother house where…
One of Mzansi's sexiest men is no longer a bachelor. Oros Mampofu is officially off the market. Oros is known for his roles on Skeem Saam and Mzansi Magic's Igazi. it is safe to say…
SPRING IS FINALLY HERE Stripes have been a trend for the past three seasons and continue to carry forward. "Stripes are equivalent to what t-shirts used to be back in the day", says Roopal Patel,…
The 4th annual International Acheivement recognition Awards (IARA) are taking place this weekend and our very own Terry Pheto is headed there. terry enters the IARA thus year with the most nominations, with nominations in…
It is no shock that the cat fight between frenemies Bonang Matheba and Somizi Mhlongo continues. Both media personalities have recently released their memoirs, but it hasn't been smooth sailing for Matheba. Her book titled…