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Cakata sings in ‘Lion King’

An Eastern Cape musician will go down in history as one of the few South Africans involved in the global phenomenon, The Lion King’s 2019 musical compilation.

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EL dancer wows them at pageant in Vegas

East London born-and-bred dance star Chace Collett, 21, has been crowned Miss Continents 2019.

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Berlin November set to test your fashion senses

Thousands of traditional horse-racing enthusiasts and entertainment lovers are expected to descend on the province to enjoy a “fashionable day” at ...

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Many hands bring joy to the needy

The Daily Dispatch, Johnson & Johnson and the Buffalo City Metropolitan Development Agency spent their 67 minutes for Mandela Day on Thursday honouring two 2018 Local Heroes winners.
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Stirling High teen mentored by top SA actors on ...

Sharing the set with highly acclaimed, celebrated and respected actors and actresses such as Bongile Mantsai and the late Nomhle Nkonyeni has greatly benefited an up-and-coming Mdantsane teen in honing his skills.
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J'Something says a prophet told him God would 'use' him in music

Imagine J' Something's mother's face when he called after church and "Ma, God says I need a guitar"

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Dad honours son by bringing joy to kids

After his son was hospitalised and died in 2013, Komani-born Ndiphiwe Mhlontlo, 31, turned his grief into a positive ...

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Singing of love, respect, peace

While most young musicians do not miss a chance to boast about flashy cars, girls and “stacking up the cash”, a young ...

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EL teens awarded scholarships to NYC

Four East London teens have been awarded scholarships towards their tuition at the New York Film Academy after their ...

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If the glass still fits

Antique dealer David Glick is the first to admit that his profession can have something of a stuffy image. However, if ...

Arts Festival

Arts Festival CEO resigns, leaves indelible mark

National Arts Festival chief executive Tony Lankester has resigned after 12 years at the helm of the continent’s ...

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WATCH | Veliswa Skeyi back in studio to record her first album in five years

Former Lord Comforters lead singer Veliswa Skeyi is in the studio recording her 13th album, Nyathela.

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DJ’s new album to surprise fans with different sound

Platinum selling DJ Prince Kaybee is working on an EP titled Crossover Music, which is due for release later in 2019.

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'Bunch of fake na*iers’- AKA says he doesn't need celeb support

The Mega was celebrating his album, Levels, apparently going 7x platinum.

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East Cape artists win a host of awards at Makhanda fest

The Eastern Cape showcased some of the best home-grown talent at the National Arts Festival this year. The festival saw ...

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Lead roles for two young actors

Two East London actors have struck gold and landed lead roles in an upcoming Mzansi Magic drama series Grassroots.

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Festival diva to launch debut album

The Standard Bank Jazz and National Arts Festival, which came to a close at the weekend, is renowned for unearthing ...

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Pussy Riot for abortion rights

The Russian collective Pussy Riot will perform in Alabama on Thursday, a sold-out concert to raise money for women’s ...

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‘Idols’ winner in East London with debut

Season 14 Idols SA winner Yanga Sobetwa was recently in East London to promote her debut album, Promised Land.

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