Submitted by Sun Reporter2 on Wed, 2011-03-30 08:47
Gaga’s Nine Million Twits
Pop star Lady Gaga has become the first to have nine million followers on social networking site Twitter. com. Gaga, who tops the Billboard charts for the sixth consecutive week with her single Born this Way, is officially the most followed celebrity on the site with Justin Bieber next to her in second place, reports contactmusic. com. Read more about 99FM Top Gossip
Submitted by Sun Reporter2 on Wed, 2011-03-30 08:44
Kylie Minogue Wants Britney Duet
Kylie Minogue just can’t get Britney Spears out of her head, planting the seeds for an unlikely duet at the opening night of her Aphrodite: Les Folies British tour.
The Australian superstar revealed she’s hooked on her younger rival’s tracks and said as much on Twitter. “I tweeted that because there’s a song from the deluxe edition, He’s About To Lose Me, that’s in my head before I go to sleep,” said Minogue. “I play it off my computer when I’m here (in my dressing room) and I just wanted to say I am excited about it. She was glad to hear it!” Read more about 99FM Top Gossip
Submitted by Sun Reporter2 on Wed, 2011-03-30 08:42
Bob Grassroots presented a Hiphop festival this past weekend at Garlic and Flowers right next to the National Theatre of Namibia (NTN) and coinciding with Spoken Word’s ‘Letters of Freedom’ poetry performances at the NTN.
Here Wambuseun is seen doing his selftitled hit song Wambuseun to an appreciative audience on a little stage set up amongst the crowd. Many of the other performances were done from the balcony above including acts like Diabolique of the Loose Collective, I Sparks of Run N.A.M.S, Harry, Rush and Becoming Phil as well as Lady Black. Read more about HIP HOPPING GRASSROOTS:
Submitted by Sun Reporter2 on Wed, 2011-03-30 08:40
Organisers of the Jackson Kaujeua tribute and benefit concerts featuring Awilo Longomba and schedule for this coming weekend in Oshakati and Windhoek yesterday said that both the concerts have been postponed due to “unforeseen circumstances.” Although a press conference about the postponement is only scheduled for 10h00 today Namibian Sun has heard from promoter Kayembe ChezNtemba, that the rain is to blame. Read more about ‘Awilo Longomba’ postponed
Submitted by Sun Reporter2 on Wed, 2011-03-30 08:38
No, it is definitely not what you think! The Namibia Annual Music Awards (NAMAs) have nothing to do with aliens despite what the futuristic white dome structure set up next to Maerua Mall may have looked like, nor was there any geological digging taking place to unearth the “diamonds in the rough” NBC and MTC say they have discovered in the Namibian music industry. Don’t try to stuff them into neat categories either! Read more about The NAMAs have landed!
Submitted by Sun Reporter2 on Wed, 2011-03-16 09:12
Three years after its initial launch, Hemline Fashion will be celebrating its third anniversary with the launch of a first-of-its-kind fashion mobile shop called ‘The Hemliner’.
“This is an exciting new concept in Namibia, under my graceful wings,” Hemline owner Hem Matsi told Tjil. Fashion lovers will first get a taste of what will be on offer at the mobile shop at a fashion show slated for 25 March at Lounge 435. Read more about Hemline celebrates third year in style
Submitted by Sun Reporter2 on Wed, 2011-03-16 09:10
It has come to light that the children of Hope Village have been left holding the short end of the stick after international music sensations UB40 flew all the way to Namibia to headline three benefit concerts in their honour.
In an exclusive interview with Namibian Sun’s sister newspaper Die Republikein, Pastor Marietjie de Klerk of the Hope Village initiative, said last week that the outstanding concert money has had a great impact on the Hope Village children. “At the moment we can only see to their most basic needs. Read more about No benefit from UB40 Concert
Submitted by Sun Reporter2 on Wed, 2011-03-16 09:06
Lady Gaga gave the audience at a drag queen revue a shock on Saturday, after storming on stage and performing while her new track ‘Born This Way’ was blasting out.
The ‘Poker Face’ superstar had played a sold-out gig at the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, Kentucky and many of her fans carried on the party by hitting a drag club after the concert ended. But Gaga had no intention of stopping performing and joined a transvestite onstage for a rousing rendition of her latest hit single. Read more about Gaga Drags Out Performance
Submitted by Sun Reporter2 on Wed, 2011-03-16 09:04
Britney Spears has scored her fifth highest debut on the U.S. pop charts with a new song co-written by Ke$ha.
The ‘Toxic’ hitmaker’s ‘Till the World Ends’ has entered the new chart at 20 thanks to sales of 117 000 downloads in just three days. The track was rush-released after it leaked online. Spears’ last hit, ‘Hold it Against Me’, debuted at number one on the Hot 100 countdown seven weeks ago.