First Look At David Oyelowo As Javert In “Les Misérables”

Two months ago, Victor Hugo’s classic 19th century novel Les Misérables was announced as a TV adaptation. Unlike the 2012 film, the six-part series will no be based on the musical. The casting of David Oyelowo in the BBC series enriched the ensemble: Lily Collins (Okja, Mortal Instruments: City of bones) to play the role […]

ADEKUNLE GOLD on the biggest headline show of his career, breaking down his new album and cutting toxic people out

by Rachel  Ogbu Adekunle Gold is as cheerful as his reputation implies. But today he’s clearly a little apprehensive. It is exactly one week to the biggest headline show of his career taking place in Indigo at the O2 London. Right now, he has only just walked in from another interview on the other side […]

French President, Emmanuel Macron Makes Historic Visit To Fela’s Afrika Shrine

French President, Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday met with President Muhammadu Buhari in a closed-door bilateral meeting at the Presidential Villa and pledged to increase the cooperation between Nigeria and France in tackling security challenges brought about by the activities of Boko Haram and ISIS jihadists in Nigeria. Macron who challenged him to work towards providing an enabling […]

Wakanda to Smithsonian: African American Museum Acquires Objects From Black Panther Film

Black Panther’s hero costume is coming to the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture. The museum acquired several objects from Disney’s record-breaking film Black Panther, including the hero costume worn by actor Chadwick Boseman; a shooting script signed by Ryan Coogler (co-writer; director), Kevin Feige (producer, president of Marvel Studios), Nate Moore […]

Photos from London Hyde Park Serpentine Galleries Annual Summer Party

Fashion, music and art all converged at the annual  Serpentine Galleries Annual Summer Party. by Rachel Ogbu in London Taking place in London’s Hyde Park, the party had in its attendance leading figures from the worlds of international art, architecture, design, fashion, music, film and business. Guests included Maria Borges, British Vogue Editor Edward Enninful, Adwoa & […]

Montaigne Place Urban Art Series Opens Today In Lagos

Today, leading luxury fragrance, skincare, cosmetics and lifestyle company, Montaigne Place will be unveiling the maiden edition of its art development project tagged the ‘Montaigne Place Urban Art Series’. Montaigne Place Urban Art Series was conceived as a platform to bring together exciting modern and contemporary works of Nigerian artists for public viewing by commissioning and […]

Adekunle Gold Delivers First-of-a-Kind Album Listening Exhibition For Fans in Lagos, London

by Rachel Ogbu ‘About 30’ would mark Adekunle Gold’s second official body of work; a direct follow up to his 2016’s ‘Gold’ album. To mark this milestone, the urban Highlife sensation held an exclusive album listening exhibition free of charge so fans could sample the new sound ahead of the album’s release, today. The listening […]

Adekunle Gold 'About 30' Album

Simi, Falz, Seyi Shay, Omawunmi, Cobhams Asuquo Attend Adekunle Gold ‘About 30’ Album Listening Party

Following the release of his globally anticipated sophomore album ‘About 30’, urban highlife pioneer Adekunle Gold has held an astounding listening party, which had attendees in absolute awe as they experienced each track on the album firsthand at Upbeat Recreation Centre, Lekki on Friday, May 25, 2018. Hosted by seasoned Nollywood actress Kemi Lala, Akindoju […]