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Lebyane swops TV for adventure

Penny Lebyane is swopping breakfast TV presenting for the arduous adventure of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro on Mandela Day.

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Pulse of good jazz beats across Germany

Sam Mathe was invited to attend the Jazzahead!, an international jazz expo held annually in Bremen.

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Ringo leads line-up honouring Africa

Africans from all over the continent came together at the Joburg Theatre in Braamfontein for two days to celebrate Africa Day.

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The Franschhoek Literary Festival: Wh ...

The Franschhoek Literary Festival is what it is – a show performed for the amusement of the rich white people, writes Siphiwo Ma ...

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Great joy with jazz greats at launch of fest
May 20 2015 at 15:00

Musicians and media gather in Standard Bank’s Rosebank office for the launch of the Joy of Jazz festival.

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Nicki, Chris lead BET nods
May 20 2015 at 15:16

Nicki Minaj and Chris Brown have six nominations each for the Black Entertainment Television awards.

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Vega has lots in store for SA fans
May 20 2015 at 15:07

DJ Louie Vega's looking forward to seeing Chaka Khan and eating at the Delicious food and music festival.

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Star's trademark would 'cause confusion'
May 20 2015 at 14:38

Company blocks Rihanna from trademarking her first name, Robyn, because of their famous Batman character.

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Cannes put wrong foot forward - women
May 20 2015 at 14:49

The Cannes Film Festival has faced a backlash after turning women away for not wearing high heels.

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RiRi makes history with Dior campaign
May 20 2015 at 14:33

Rihanna is the first black woman to be the official face of a Dior campaign - Dior Secret Garden IV.

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McCarthy gets her Hollywood Star
May 20 2015 at 13:36

While accepting her star on the Walk of Fame, Melissa McCarthy thanks her parents for "terrible advice".

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Chaka Khan ready for feast of fun in SA
May 20 2015 at 12:36

"I love coming to South Africa," says the star, who'll perform at the Delicious food and music festival.

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SA’s Jon Savage is a Cannes-do guy
May 20 2015 at 12:27

The writer, director and star of Stone Cold Jane Austen spoke to Therese Owen before he left for Cannes.

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The old, the new at Joy of Jazz
May 20 2015 at 12:21

The jazz festival’s line-up ranges from the Yellowjackets to new vocal sensation, Cécile McLorin Savant.

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