(EDITORIAL USE ONLY) J Hus performs onstage during day 1 of Lovebox 2019 at Gunnersbury Park on July 12, 2019 in London, England.

Who is icee tgm? Fans speculate Jay Hus’ sister features on Big Conspiracy

J Hus has kicked off 2020 the right way with the release of his incredible new album. J Hus is back, but fans think his sister is along for the journey this time! It’s always a little tense waiting for the second album… Will it be as good? Was the first just a one-off? That’s … Read more…

Second Lahore Biennale kicks off this weekend with over 70 artists - Art & Culture

Second Lahore Biennale kicks off this weekend with over 70 artists – Art & Culture

The Lahore Biennale Foundation (LBF) on Thursday revealed the list of over 70 participating artists for the second edition of the Lahore Biennale taking place from Jan 26 to Feb 29, says a release. Curated by Hoor Al Qasimi, director of the Sharjah Art Foundation, United Arab Emirates, the event brings a plethora of artistic … Read more…

Pete Edochie says kneeling to propose to a woman is wrong in Igbo culture [Video]

Pete Edochie says kneeling to propose to a woman is wrong in Igbo culture [Video]

The veteran actor made this known during an interview where he got to speak about the Igbo tradition. According to him, if a man decides to kneel and propose to a woman then he has made her the head of the family. “Kneeling down to propose to a woman is totally wrong, it is not … Read more…

Avenue 5 review – Armando Iannucci’s cosmic caper gets utterly lost in space | Television & radio

Apparently, Hugh Laurie is not only British but he can do comedy, too! This discovery about an actor the majority of American viewers know only as caustic doctor Gregory House in House is currently falling on US audiences like manna from heaven, courtesy of his starring role in Armando Iannucci’s new space-dystopian sitcom Avenue 5 … Read more…

A Fall from Grace: Netflix viewers mock hilarious blunders in new Tyler Perry movie

A Fall from Grace: Netflix viewers mock hilarious blunders in new Tyler Perry movie

Viewers have accused filmmaker Tyler Perry of “trolling” them after spotting a number of hilarious blunders in his new movie A Fall from Grace. The Netflix thriller stars Crystal Fox as a woman named Grace who is awaiting trial for beating her husband to death. But as the story unfolds in flashback, Grace’s lawyer unravels … Read more…

Chris Packham urges TV makers to shout louder about nature crises | Media

Wildlife and environmental TV programmes have “failed wholeheartedly” in the past to spark action on the climate, biodiversity loss and the growing human population, Chris Packham has told an audience of TV executives. The Springwatch presenter said that although recent series had “turned a corner”, programme-makers must “shout more loudly” to tell the truth about … Read more…

Half of a Yellow Sun ends abruptly – but at the right time | Books

It’s a historical fact that the Biafran war lasted from 1967 until 1970. But like all apparently objective historical facts, this one feels more subjective the more you look at it. For whom, exactly, did the war end? Active hostilities may have ended on 15 January 1970, but politically, Biafran independence remains a fraught question. … Read more…

Review | Karen From Finance is Out Of Office - OUTInPerth - LGBTIQ News and Culture

Review | Karen From Finance is Out Of Office – OUTInPerth – LGBTIQ News and Culture

Karen from Finance is Out of Office | De Parel | Until 2 Feb | ★ ★ ★ Melbourne drag star Karen from Finance was catapulted into the international spotlight a few years back, after a couple of RuPaul’s Drag Race alums fell in love with her name – and the world rightfully followed suit. Since her name … Read more…

Little America review – eight immigrant stories make for truly radical TV | Television & radio

It shouldn’t feel like a political, let alone radical, act to release an anthology of true immigrant stories that presents each of its subjects as an ordinary human being worthy of attention, respect and compassion. But we are where we – miserably, sickeningly – are, and the advent of Little America feels like just that. … Read more…

Akon officially owns a city in Senegal and he's named it after himself

Akon officially owns a city in Senegal and he’s named it after himself

Rapper Akon officially owns a city in Senegal that is named after himself and has its own economy based around his very own cryptocurrency called AKoin. The Missouri-born producer, who is of Senegalese descent, announced he had “finalised agreement” on the city via his Twitter page. “Look forward to hosting you there in the future,” the artist … Read more…