EPL: Sarri accused of turning Chelsea into “the new Arsenal”

EPL: Sarri accused of turning Chelsea into “the new Arsenal”

Former Liverpool defender, Jamie Carragher, has accused Chelsea manager, Maurizio Sarri, of turning the Blues into “the new Arsenal”. Speaking at half-time of the Premier League clash between Chelsea and Manchester City, Carragher said the visitors’ performance was a “disgrace”. Sarri’s side trailed 4-0 at the interval as goals from Raheem Sterling, Sergio Aguero and Ilkay Gundogan put City in complete control. Asked to assess the opening 45 minutes at the Etihad, Carragher on Sky…

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Seun Kuti to perform at this year’s Grammys

Seun Kuti to perform at this year’s Grammys

Seun Kuti, the Afrobeat singer, and son of the late legend, Fela, has been listed as one of the performers at the 61st Grammy Awards.   Seun Kuti, who was nominated for Best World Music Album will perform with Malian singer/songwriter, Fatoumata Diawara, at the award’s Premiere Ceremony on February 10. A statement on the Grammys’ website reads: “The 61st Grammy Awards will start off with sizzle as the lineup for the Grammy Awards Premiere Ceremony…

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Don Jazzy’s Mavin records sign multimillion dollar equity Investment with Kupanda Capital

Don Jazzy’s Mavin records sign multimillion dollar equity Investment with Kupanda Capital

The Don Jazzy led record label has just secured a major partnership deal with Kupanda Holdings which is aimed at creating better opportunities for African music. The record label, which is focused on scaling operations to meet the rapidly growing international demand for African music, on growing its roster and on strengthening its services across A&R, touring, marketing, distribution, publishing and partnerships.   According to Don Jazzy, “our mission is to grow Mavin Global into the…

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#Oscars2019: Full list of nominations

#Oscars2019: Full list of nominations

The nominations for this year’s Academy Awards have been announced in Los Angeles with Olivia Colman’s period comedy-drama, The Favourite and Netflix’s black-and-white epic Roma leading this year’s Oscar race, with 10 nominations each. The other contenders include A Star Is Born and Vice with eight each, followed by Black Panther with seven. Black Panther is the first superhero movie to be nominated for best picture.   Colman is among the British acting nominees, alongside her co-star…

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Louisville airport to be renamed after Muhammad Ali

Louisville airport to be renamed after Muhammad Ali

The US city of Louisville in Kentucky is set to rename its airport after late boxing legend Muhammad Ali, who was born in the city. The announcement came just a day before Ali would have turned 77.  The boxing legend who was born in Louisville, Kentucky, on Jan 17, 1942, died in 2016 at the age of 74. The new name of the airport will be Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport, officials announced on Wednesday. In a statement posted…

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‘I taught Drake everything he knows’ – Soulja Boy

‘I taught Drake everything he knows’ – Soulja Boy

American rapper, Soulja Boy went in hard at other rappers this morning during an interview with The Breakfast Club saying he’s responsible for the artist that Drake is today. “Stop playing like I ain’t teach Drake everything he knows,” Soulja Boy said to Charlamagne Tha God in the interview. “Drake? Drake?! The nigga that got bodied by Pusha-T? The nigga that’s hiding his kid from the world but his world wouldn’t hide from the kid? Aubrey…

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Jada Pinkett is upset that R Kelly’s music sales have spiked since the release of the docuseries

Jada Pinkett is upset that R Kelly’s music sales have spiked since the release of the docuseries

Jada Pinkett Smith isn’t happy with the fact that R. Kelly’s streams and music sales have spiked since the premiere of ‘Surviving R. Kelly’ and she wants to know why. The actress shared a video on Instagram wondering how R. Kelly’s streaming numbers have spiked, ‘how is it that R Kelly’s music sales have spiked (substantially) since the release of the docuseries Surviving R Kelly? I need some help in understanding. What am I missing? she asked….

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