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60th Grammy Awards Winners List

The 60th annual Grammy Awards, were held on Sunday 28 January 2018.

The awards were once again hosted by James Corden. Bruno Mars led the pack with six Grammys. He won three out of the four major categories for "24K Magic" and "That's How I Like It."Kendrick Lamar followed as the night's second biggest winner, claiming five Grammys.

Full list of Grammy winners:

Album of the year
"24K Magic," Bruno Mars

Record of the year
"24K Magic," Bruno Mars

Song of the year
"That's What I Like," Bruno Mars

Country album
"From a Room, Vol. 1," Chris Stapleton

New artist
Alessia Cara

Comedy album
"The Age of Spin & Deep in the Heart of Texas," Dave Chappelle

Rap album
"DAMN.," Kendrick Lamar

New artist
Alessia Cara

Rap/sung performance
"Loyalty," Kendrick Lamar feat. Rihanna

Pop solo performance
"Shape of You," Ed Sheeran

Pop vocal album
"÷," Ed Sheeran


Traditional pop vocal…

Watch: Nadia Nakai featuring Cassper Nyovest 'Naaa Mean' Music Video

The music video for Nadia Nakai's hit track Naaa Mean finally dropped on Wednesday night to a frenzy of excited fans. 


The song, which features Cassper Nyovest, received a lot of love when she released it last year.

Nadia explained that she was happy about the reception of the song as it was the first song she dropped in 2017.  The  admitted that she wanted to leave an impression.

"I had to come back with a bang. I haven't dropped anything this whole year, I dropped Sqwaa this time last year," she said.

Nadia said she's working on her album and can't wait to share it, but her music video should give her fans something to hold on to in the mean time.



Watch: En Vogue 'Rocket'

The En Vogue ladies are back!




90s R&B girl group EnVogue released the visuals for their single ‘Rocket.’ The single premiered in December 2017. The track is the lead offering from the trio’s upcoming album ‘Electric Cafe’ – due March 30th.

The single was written by Ne-Yo and produced by Curtis "Sauce" Wilson.The upcoming album will include a guest feature from Snoop Dog, as well as additional production from a host of industry veterans including Raphael Saadiq.

The ladies look stunning in the futuristic music video.

Check it out below…

The Complete List: Oscar Nominations 2018

Applauds to the 2018 Oscars for diversity...



The nominations for the the 90th annual awards were announced on Tuesday morning from the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills, Calif. The announcement was made by Academy President John Bailey, Tiffany Haddish and Andy Serkis.

The hosts announced the nominees in 24 categories. Guillermo del Toro’s “The Shape of Water” leads the pack with 13 nominations. “Dunkirk” followed behind with eight nods and Martin McDonagh’s “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”with seven. All three films earned best picture nominations. The rest of the category was rounded out by “Call Me By Your Name,” “Darkest Hour,” “Get Out,” “Phantom Thread,” “Lady Bird,” and “The Post.”

Among the Oscar nominees this year are Pakistani American Kumail Nanjiani, the queen of Hip Hop/soul and actress Mary J. Blige, and directors Jordan Peele, Guillermo del Toro and Greta Gerwig. Mary J Blige becomes the first singer to be nominated for Best Supporting Actress and Best …

Shashl Signs to Universal Music

Newcomer R&B singer Shashl scored major...



The South African based, Zimbabwean singer has been signed to Universal Music. The deal was facilitated by Stanley Botsch, the Zimbabwean representative at Universal Music.

 The 18 year old South burst onto the music scene in 2017 with her debut single 'No More'. She appeared on the cover of lifestyle magazine Exposé alongside Lochnation and Brita Maselethulini.

According to a statement Botsch recognised Shashl's talent and felt that she could grow as a musician with a big record label behind her.

The record deal entails inter-alia, recording, publishing, manufacturing and distribution of Shashl's music.

In Zimbabwe R&B is a challenging genre to break into. Some of the R&B singers especially female have gone quiet leaving a gap for the genre. Shashl has been seen as the one to revive the genre. With her being based in South Africa and her new record deal, she's likely to reign over the R&B throne for Zimba…

Watch: Tinashe ft. Offset 'No Drama'Music Video

Tinashe is back in 2018...

And she wants 'No Drama'! The 26 year old shows off some slick dance moves and a very sexy blonde wig in he latest visuals.

Teaming up with Migos', Offset, the singer dances in front of a dark background. Offering sexiness and mystery, No Drama is the choreographer'so dream track.

Offset pulls up for his verse, holding court in an abandoned smoky warehouse. Standing in front of grimy walls, the Migos spitter shows off the glaciers around his neck before linking up with Tinashe for the finale.



Watch: Few Kings '15 Billion' Music Video.

Where is the '15 Billion'?


It's King Ngoda'so birthday and for his fans he has a present.

As a follow up to 'The Remedy', Few Kings release a new music video for '15 Billion'. The track is off the trio's The Feeling Ain't Fair 2.

Following the social commentary path, 15 Billion protests against unfair treatment of workers. Taking a subliminal route Tehn, Breezy and Fizzo use the music industry as the metaphor, as well as the reality on the ground.

According to the description,  "15 Billion" brings us #TheFew reading the riot act to shady promoters. Demanding it's time we all got paid in full for what we're worth. We want our 15 Billion, the whole thing or nothing at all. This is Zim Hip-Hop at it's finest."

The music video was directed by Studio Art Pictures. The video starts off in animation with the artists names appearing on screen. Each of them are introduced as kings.

Tehn is having a photo shoot, Jnr Brown is …

Watch: Tahle WeDzinza ft Jah Prayzah – Give Me More

Finally we get something from Tahle WeDzinza!




Military Touch Movement's first lady kicks off the new year with a fresh track and video from Tahle WeDzinza featuring Jah Prayzah.

We met the sultry voiced Tahle on the Military Touch Movement hit 'Chekeche'. Every since fans have been spellbound waiting for her music.

Watch the video below:

https://youtu.be/zUetGgIlKX4

Cal Vin Releases Revenge Of The Vin Double Album

Cal Vin kick starts 2018 with a double album 'Revenge of the Vin'...



Revenge of the Vin has a the Side A drop with 12 songs.

Produced by Jungle Boi under Kontrol Tribe, the 12 tracks project shows versatility. Dat Luveve boy sings on some of the tracks.

Sonically,  the record has hip hop, trap, kwaito and even R&B. The A side offers romanticism while the B Side is more street.

Meanwhile it is available for download via the links below:

Revenge of the Vin (Side A) ->  https://audiomack.com/album/kontrol-tribe/revenge-of-the-vin-side-a

Revenge of the Vin (Side A) Radio Edit (clean) – > https://audiomack.com/album/kontrol-tribe/revenge-of-the-vin-side-a-clean

Watch: Kazz & Bailey Browne REMEDY Music Video

Mr Boomslang starts off the new year with the visuals for 'Remedy'...


The tropical flavoured track is accompanied by a music video set in a club. Featuring UK based singer Bailey Brown, the duo hit the club.