Missy Elliott makes music history

The rapper will be officially honoured at an awards dinner later this year.

American songwriter, dancer and record producer Missy Elliott’s decades-long music career and unmistakable talent were on Saturday immortalised when she was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame as the first female rapper.

Missy Elliott makes music history
Missy Elliott makes music history

Missy Elliott makes music history

The rapper will be officially honoured at an awards dinner later this year.

Kwaito star succumbs to heart attack

Kwaito star succumbs to heart attack

Tshepo Mohale will be buried on Saturday in Soweto.
Did Bonang try distract us from AKA and Zinhle getting back together?

Did Bonang try distract us from AKA and Zinhle getting back together?

The TV and radio presenter has everyone trying to figure out if she’s engaged.
Carl Thomas headed to South Africa

Carl Thomas headed to South Africa

The muso is coming to South Africa for a one-night-only evening of love on Valentines Day.
‘I will never put myself in your bed again,’ Junior tells Ntando Duma in papgeld battle

‘I will never put myself in your bed again,’ Junior tells Ntando Duma in papgeld battle

The DJ says allegations that he does not support his child are ‘false, malicious and very hurtful’.
‘I-bleach wutatakho,’ says DJ Zinhle after skin-bleaching allegation

‘I-bleach wutatakho,’ says DJ Zinhle after skin-bleaching allegation

A critic tried to take out the fun in the 10-year challenge after alleging the DJ was using skin-lightening products.
Loyiso Bala appointed TBN Africa channel director

Loyiso Bala appointed TBN Africa channel director

The broadcasting network says bringing the singer onboard falls part of the network’s next phase in their development strategy.
Ntando Duma denounces EFF support

Ntando Duma denounces EFF support

She claims the piece of cloth was the closest thing she could find to cover her fresh braids.
Gallery: Famous faces at ANC107

Gallery: Famous faces at ANC107

The ruling party’s celebrity supporters showed up in their numbers for this past weekend’s birthday celebrations.
‘A social activist never takes off their activist hat,’ says Cici on Nomzamo, Arthur pic

‘A social activist never takes off their activist hat,’ says Cici on Nomzamo, Arthur pic

The musician has also asked President Cyril Ramaphosa to take a stand against abusers who are ‘around him’.
Volkswagen promises ‘less shocking’ future campaigns after Nomuzi outcry

Volkswagen promises ‘less shocking’ future campaigns after Nomuzi outcry

A campaign involving the rapper and a faked car accident was not well received.
ANC apologises to Nomzamo Mbatha for Arthur Mafokate’s ‘despicable’ conduct

ANC apologises to Nomzamo Mbatha for Arthur Mafokate’s ‘despicable’ conduct

Mbatha has also apologised to her fans for failing to tell Mafokate to ‘f*** off’ when he asked to take a picture with her.
Somizi will reportedly get married on Nelson Mandela Bridge

Somizi will reportedly get married on Nelson Mandela Bridge

Who has granted permission to allow the bridge to be closed off for a wedding ceremony is not yet known.
Comedian David Kau – I don’t drink or do drugs, but have a R5m car problem

Comedian David Kau – I don’t drink or do drugs, but have a R5m car problem

The popular comedian has spent millions on cars over the years.
WATCH: Dan Tshanda promises music changes in 2019

WATCH: Dan Tshanda promises music changes in 2019

The music legend was on holiday in Durban when he decided to take a video for his fans.
Demi-Leigh engaged to American sports star

Demi-Leigh engaged to American sports star

Tim Tebow proposed to the former Miss Universe at his family farm in Florida.
Fans worry as Nomuzi Mabena gets into car accident during live stream

Fans worry as Nomuzi Mabena gets into car accident during live stream

There has not yet been any update about the starlet’s condition.
WATCH: Penny Lebyane calls Arthur Mafokate ‘poster boy for sexual grooming’

WATCH: Penny Lebyane calls Arthur Mafokate ‘poster boy for sexual grooming’

According to the broadcaster, his public relationships with the young women signed to his music label are suspicious.
I used to be a dealer because I was hungry – Emtee

I used to be a dealer because I was hungry – Emtee

The Manando hitmaker says he has never had a drug problem.
WATCH: Inside Trevor Noah’s R278 million Los Angeles house

WATCH: Inside Trevor Noah’s R278 million Los Angeles house

According to the listing, the house has an ‘ultra private VIP suite’ with private entrance.
MTV presenter proudly reps the EFF

MTV presenter proudly reps the EFF

The young starlet seems to have pledged her allegiance.
Jordyn Taylor on Trevor Noah: We broke up this past summer

Jordyn Taylor on Trevor Noah: We broke up this past summer

The estate agent has also shared a few tips on how to get over a bad breakup.
Tevin Campbell’s Setswana tweets amuse South Africans

Tevin Campbell’s Setswana tweets amuse South Africans

Locals were jubilated by the RnB crooner’s knowledge and understanding of the Southern African language.
AKA wore R410K outfit for his Fact Durban Rocks performance

AKA wore R410K outfit for his Fact Durban Rocks performance

The Supa Mega gave a breakdown of what each item costs after his Twitter follower criticised his outfit.
King Monada says he was paid R26 instead of R26K after performing

King Monada says he was paid R26 instead of R26K after performing

The musician says he was taken advantage of because he is a ‘home boy’.

 

 

 

 

 

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