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Japan virtual star Hatsune to join Lady Gaga on tour

2014-04-18 08:00

Hatsune Miku, a computer-generated Japanese pop star who performs as a hologram, is to support some of Lady Gaga's tour of North America next month, the songstress has announced on Twitter.

Paranoia

2014-04-17 11:52

Here’s the brand new track from Francois and the loud Bellville lads, their first new track for two years and well worth the wait.

AC/DC will be rocking on without ailing guitarist Malcolm Young

2014-04-17 06:52

Australia's pre-eminent hard rock band AC/DC have announced they will carry on making music without ailing rhythm guitarist Malcolm Young.

Cheryl Cole wants Kim Kardashian on X Factor

2014-04-16 20:00

Cheryl Cole is reportedly trying to persuade The X Factor boss Simon Cowell to invite Kim Kardashian on to the talent show as a guest mentor.

Photographer 'attacked' on Lana Del Rey video set

2014-04-16 16:00

A photographer claims he was attacked with a box cutter by three production staff when trying to take pictures of a Lana Del Rey video shoot.

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David Meulen, former frontman for alternative rock band Dividable Grand, recently joined us in studio to chat about his solo career. Check it out here:

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Dire Straits members to Rock4Rhinos in Pretoria

2014-04-16 12:23

The Straits, boasting key members of Dire Straits, will be performing live in Pretoria in June to raise money to feed and care for orphaned and injured baby rhinos.

Oprah made Pharrell so Happy he cried

2014-04-16 11:30

The singer shed some tears of joy after seeing the influence of his music during an interview with Oprah.

Slow Rain

2014-04-15 10:40

The big hit single from this 80s SA rock band fronted by their late lead singer Kevin van Staden. Off Slow Rain - The Complete Celtic Rumours re-issued by Fresh Music.

Michael Jackson's mom to pay promoter $800 000

2014-04-15 09:25

Michael Jackson's 83-year-old mother Katherine has agreed to pay over $800 000 to tour promoters AEG Live for costs incurred to defend a failed lawsuit she brought.

X-Men clip teased at MTV Movie Awards

2014-04-14 15:57

Ellen Page, one of the stars of the upcoming X-Men: Days of Future Past, introduced a clip from the film at the MTV Movie Awards.

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David Meulen, former frontman for alternative rock band Dividable Grand, recently joined us in studio to chat about his solo career. Check it out here:

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Three Man Explosion

2014-04-14 13:15

An exclusive and excellent track from the Cape Town singer-guitarist currently promoting his double live album recorded at The Alma Café.

Kanye calls Kim his WHAT?

2014-04-11 13:30

First she was his Perfect Bitch and now her calls her a trophy in a new song he did with Ciara’s baby daddy, Future.

Bloekomboom

2014-04-11 11:13

Rian Malan, author, journalist and now musician with one of the fine tracks off his wonderful album, Alien Inboorling.

One Chance

2014-04-11 09:36

It ain't perfect but, especially considering it's produced by Simon Cowell, One Chance is a constantly warm-hearted and seriously funny charmer of a film.

Bokkie Sokkie Skoppelmaai

2014-04-10 11:50

This perceptive tune takes a satirical look at Afrikaans pop music, and is based on Thys’ article in Rapport. From Husse Met Lang Messe album.

Eminem and Rihanna set to rock 2014 MTV Movie Awards

2014-04-09 17:00

Eminem and Rihanna have been announced to headline the 2014 MTV Movie Awards musical performances.

Nonhle Thema is the new Club 808 presenter

2014-04-09 10:46

e.tv is getting rid of its low-rated Club 808 by moving it off the channel to sister channel eKasi+ and is adding Nonhle Thema as new co-presenter.

 

Inmates rock Peru prison with Superstar

2014-04-18 10:00

Inmates have rocked a Peruvian prison with a Holy Week performance of the musical Jesus Christ Superstar.

And the winner of our VIP SAMAs experience competition is...

2014-04-17 13:24

We recently ran a competition where one lucky Channel24 reader could win a VIP Experience at Sun City and VIP access to the SAMAs ceremony.

Miley Cyrus has cancelled a 2nd show and is still hospitalised

2014-04-17 06:52

Miley Cyrus is canceling another concert and remains hospitalised for a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics.

Beyoncé and Jay Z to announce joint tour?

2014-04-16 16:30

Beyoncé and Jay Z are reportedly preparing to announce that they will be going on a joint tour of the United states this summer after making a number of appearances at each other's gigs.

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Local singer-songwriter Dave Meulen sings his song Smoke and Incense in our studio. David will be launching his debut album on 24 April in Cape Town.

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Never Been Better feat Tsholo

2014-04-16 11:28

LuKE9ine (whose real name is Lukonde Mwila) is a young rapper from Lusaka, currently based in South Africa who has made the decision to pursue the journey of recording rap music that glorifies the Lord.

Oprah made Pharrell so Happy he cried

2014-04-15 15:51

The singer shed some tears of joy after seeing the influence of his music during an interview with Oprah.

Win a VIP experience at Sun City for this year’s SAMAs

2014-04-15 10:26

The South African Music Awards is less than 3 weeks away and in the build-up to the biggest music event of the year one lucky Channel24 reader stands the chance to win a VIP Experience at Sun City and VIP access to the SAMAs ceremony.

Gwyneth Paltrow won't join Coldplay on tour

2014-04-14 18:30

Gwyneth Paltrow won't be joining her husband Chris Martin's band Coldplay on tour following their "conscious uncoupling".

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Local singer-songwriter Dave Meulen sings his song Smoke and Incense in our studio. David will be launching his debut album on 24 April in Cape Town.

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George Michael - Symphonica

2014-04-11 16:48

By instinct, George Michael shies away from self-dramatising vocal pyrotechnics, letting the melodies and lyrics carry the day.

5 photos that prove that Enrique Iglesias’ 'not sexy' music video is indeed very sexy

2014-04-11 12:43

Enrique Iglesias has admitted that he didn't intend for his I'm a Freak video to be "sexy" and that it was just meant to look like a party, but we disagree. (Warning: NSFW)

This is what went down when the Rock gods gathered to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

2014-04-11 10:44

Nirvana, who set music and fashion trends with their grunge sound but whose career was cut short by leader Kurt Cobain's suicide 20 years ago, has led inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

SA gangland film Four Corners grabs international attention

2014-04-10 16:00

Four Corners will feature at the Seattle Film Festival as part of the festival's mission to "discover extraordinary films from around the world".

And the winners of our DJ in the Park competition are...

2014-04-10 12:56

We recently ran a competition where three Channel24 readers could each win a set of double tickets to DJ in the Park happening this Saturday in Johannesburg. Check out our winners here!

Kanye calls Kim his WHAT?

2014-04-10 10:09

First she was his Perfect Bitch and now her calls her a trophy in a new song he did with Ciara’s baby daddy, Future.

Pofadder

2014-04-09 11:46

This song off the Wildebeest album, Bushrock 1, is a version of Ramsay MacKay's track Slowly Towards The North.

Mamma Mia! ABBA celebrates 40 years since breakthrough

2014-04-08 21:00

Four decades on from the flares, fame and fabulousness, the members of ABBA say they have no regrets — not even about the clothes.

 
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