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Akon Heads Reggae-Inspired Project ‘Akon And Friends Remastered’ Slated for End of the Month

Legendary crooner and businessman Akon headlines an ambitious collaboration between Contractor Music Group, Golden Child Records, Beatbopper Records, and Kohanim Records fantastic compilation album titled Akon And Friends Remastered. Executively produced by Billboard-charting specialist Sean “Contractor” Edwards, the heavily anticipated project will feature a bevy of industry familiar names such as Akon, Da Baby, Sean […]

International Spotlight: Spinall Is No Ordinary DJ

Sodamola Oluseye Desmond is a DJ/Producer/Songwriter from Nigeria who is known as DJ Spinall, AKA TheCAP. DJ Spinall is a fearless mixer on the DJ decks, a feat that has differentiated him from many and won him recognition and several awards. His charismatic whimsical black man bliss and fantastic attitude in life had led to him captivating […]

Nurse in Italy Commits Suicide After Testing Positive for Coronavirus

The stress from the global pandemic of the Covid-19 outbreak has taken its toll on the world’s population, however, for some, the weight of potentially contracting and spreading the virus is too much to bear. TMZ has recently reported that a nurse in Italy that was treating patients infected by Coronavirus took her own life […]

International Spotlight: Meet Daytona Rose

Daytona Rose is from Dublin, Ireland, home of U2 and she’s got next! Although extremely quiet and shy, music was how Rose expressed herself and has always been her “safe place” growing up with such a painful childhood. Her family struggled through many tough times and it wasn’t easy for her parents to provide for her and her siblings. […]

International Spotlight: Haiti-Born Rapper MiG Arogan 

Introducing Mickenly Thoby aka MiG Arogan, a Haitian born/Brooklyn bred emcee that understands that opulence is the name of the game in Hip Hop. The 25 year old has dropped his new LouLou Beatz produced “Blazed Up” visual, which according to the word on the streets, is one of the most expensive video ever produced by […]

Miami-Born Success Jr. Builds Niche Market In Caribbean Comedy

Back in 2012,  a Miami-born Zoe by the name of Succes St. Fleur set out on his mission to take over the world of comedy. Hinging his jokes on growing up West Indian in the United States, this 25 year old pushed himself to the forefront of Caribbean comedians and expanded his craft in the […]

Health Experts Predict 100 Million to Succumb to Coronavirus By 2021

A scientist at the John Hopkins Medical Center in Maryland was an actual predictor of the coronavirus that first hit Wuhan, China in early January, believing that the virus attacks an entire three months prior. Eric Toner had staged a simulation of a global pandemic, including the coronavirus and predicted that the deadly virus would […]

Australia’s Top 10 in 2019

With another year come and gone full of great releases, we take a quick look back at the year for hip-hop down under in Australia. It proved to be an exceptionally strong one and perhaps the year that hip hop from Australia truly broke out to significant mainstream recognition internationally. Below are ten of the […]

Australia’s Bmike Independently Releases “No Fakes” Featuring Dax

Hip-hop’s definitely reach around the world and back in the last four decades, birthing variations bound by culture. For South African-born, Australian-raised artist Bmike, studying the greats of the 90s and early 00s gave him the blueprint and the hustle to build a loyal fanbase. After 13 million views on YouTube for his latest single […]

ASAP Rocky Not Allowed to Return to Swedish Prison to Perform

Unless he’s being held there against his will, ASAP Rocky will not be allowed to come back to the prison in Sweden. Despite a written formal request from ASAP, whose real name is Rakim Mayers, Sweden’s Prison and Probation Service cited logistic and security concerns as their reasoning for not allowing the famous former inmate […]

Digable Planets Set For Debut Australian Tour

Legendary Hip-Hop trio Digable Planets make their way down to Australia and New Zealand for the very time next month for a string of highly anticipated shows. Consisting of Butter Fly, Ladybug Mecca, and Doodlebug, Digable Planets are of course most notable for the two classic albums they released in the 90s – the successful […]

Marv Brown Of Top Cat Names Mudasser Ali As Creative Director Along With Nikko Bailey As Director Of A&R

Marv Brown, CEO of Toronto-based upstart label Top Cat and A&R Executive at Polo Grounds Music/Sony RCA recently announced the addition of sought-after industry executives Mudasser Ali and Nikko Bailey to his growing staff. Marv’s history in the game goes back to the 90s. He’s a 25 year veteran of the music and entertainment industry in North America. Working alongside Polo Grounds Music […]

[WATCH] Magnum Hub Premieres ‘Spice It up!’ Talk Show W/ Dancehall Queen Spice

Reining dancehall queen, Spice, is an international recording artist, singer, female emcee and deejay hailing from Jamaica. Her uniqueness has often become the subject of tabloid fodder, and now her personality has brought increased visibility to her multiple talents and music career. As a newly appointed ambassador for Magnum Tonic Wine, Spice will step into the role […]

Forty-Five Million People At Risk of Hunger in Southern Africa

By: Amira Lawson Sub-Saharan Africa is confronting its most noticeably awful dry season in decades, leaving 45 million individuals compromised with hunger. While the U.S. estimates, approximately 45 million individuals will be “food-deprived in the next half year. Currently, Angola, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Zambia, Madagascar, Malawi, Namibia, Eswatini and Lesotho are countries in South African that […]