Allo mate! The award winning gospel rapper Guvna B is going on tour this September 2013! Check out dates in the following area's: London 13th September, Bristol 14th September, Birmingham 15th September, Glasgow 20th September, Sheffield 27th September. If you live in or around these areas and were planning to or are occupied on these dates please reschedule!
Word4Life have organized a fantastic seminar Let's Get Real covering the different aspects of relationships. On 14th of September at 4pm the relationship session will focus on singlehood, finding your life partner, what to do when you like someone as well as other questions not usually tackled when it comes to relationships. Love nowadays is not easily found but when it is, what steps should be taken to ensure they are in line with God's will? You can get the answer to scenarios like this plus more at the unique seminar.
Rachel Kerr plays tribute, to the late hugely multi-talented, Michael Jackson dubbed the ‘The king of pop’ who unfortunately died in 2009. This is a good mash-up mix, of which, Ms Kerr is renowned for. This new track with its sound of African Style mantra, keeps your head moving to the beat, as her strong vocals blends well with the funky grooves. The catchy vibe takes you through a transition of edgy tributes smoothly. She cleverly changes her tone, which befits the artists she is celebrating. This is bound to be another hit for the acclaimed singer.
Rachel Kerr is back with another hit single Single I Will Love Me. The MOBO Award Singer, sings with a confident air, in this punchy up tempo track. Her voice is richly seeped in, tones, that takes you on a journey. The sassiness in her vocals could be easily compared to Beyoncé. Rachel's stunning vocal delivery commands a presence and has as edge in her video for the newly released single.
As of the 21st July 2013, Deitrick Haddon has declared himself: “officially a married man” and claimed it to be one of the greatest days of his life. Marrying Dominique Mctyer, 29, the mother of his daughter, it seems his life finally feels complete because he is “no longer a single guy”. Deitrick Haddon has been a leading gospel artist promoting and excelling the urban gospel music area for around 15 years, creating the hit “Sinners Prayer” a fusion of R&B and gospel. Not to mention the uplifting radio hit “Well Done” – Haddon has and will continue to take gospel music an all new high!
Aspiring to be a Fashion Designer or Stylist? What about a careers in journalism or even consultancy? Making it Big in Fashion is the place you could begin your breakthrough into the fashion industry! Taking place on 7th August 2013 at Google Campus you will get the chance to network with Designers, Journalists, Bloggers and PR Guru's who have made it in the fashion world. It's a great chance to obtain first hand advice on what to do or even study. Founder and senior designer of EMILE London: Emile Carr will be one of the talented guest speakers delivering expert advice and sharing his experiences at Making it Big in Fashion.
The music of JP Cooper defies definition. It is a beautiful blend of soul, gospel, folk and more that is sure to captivate any audience. Thanks to a collaborative effort between Soul Features and Vocals and Verses, the immensely talented JP Cooper will be taking the stage on Thursday 23rd May at The Tabernacle in London to bless the crowd with his unique sound.
Meet Catherine Arhin the Founder and Creative Director of ArhinArmah London. She is on a mission to encourage people of all ethnicities to welcome Africa into their homes. With her sassy flair, impeccable taste and admirable work ethic, Catherine Arhin is definitely a woman that we should keep our eyes on. The self-taught designer has traded her role in the corporate world to pursue her long-dreamed career in luxury home furnishing.
Looking for a vibrant, yet chilled vibe where you can enjoy a diverse range of musical and poetic talent from the best in the UK? Vocals and Verses on 24th April is where you need to be! Vocals and Verses was launched in March 2011 by spoken word artist, Benjamin Bennett, otherwise known as 'Chaleboy', and has since experienced major success and continues to maintain its exceptional standards two years on. It is not just an event or a show, but an experience where you will be adorned with the wonderful musicality of the live band supporting these talent-filled acts.
Eliza Joy's story is not one you hear of everyday that's what makes it so special. At just 6 years old she is internationally published and the author of two books The Yellow Dolphin and The Blue Monkey. One book tells the story of a yellow dolphin who learns to be in the right place at the right time and the other is about a blue monkey who learns to tell the truth. Eliza Joy has great lessons to share with other children and adults through her imaginative stories published by Author House. The young, bright girl comes from a very supportive family and is the eldest to her three brothers. She 'love's stories' and her firm favourite book is the Bible. Usually when boredom kicks in for most youngster's, playing games or with toys is the likeliest solution but for Eliza Joy she used her passion for writing stories and generated two books which have strong...
Whoever said you had to stick to one trade clearly hasn't encountered the multi talented Dentaa. The CEO and Founder of the prestigious GUBA Awards (Ghana UK Bases Achievement Awards) is an Award winning Entrepreneur, Manager of an international footballer, TV Presenter and Producer. In the midst of all this Dentaa even recorded a Gospel album titled Wu Ye Nyame in 2005. Some would say that Dentaa's accomplishments are lifetime achievements but with her incredible work ethic it's apparent there's more greatness to come from this star studded lady.
Guys meet ChaleBoy The Poet. To most of you, he needs no formal introduction! You may have seen him perform at your university or even at your church with his imaginative style of poetry which he delivers through engaging narrative stories. Or perhaps you have had the pleasure of attending one of his events' for Vocals and Verses, a night showcasing the best in poetry and soul lifting music performances. One thing's for sure, ChaleBoy The Poet is a familiar face but all for the right reasons, his talent. Standing over 6ft this Poet flies the flag for Ghana (ChaleBoy). He is constantly breaking boundaries with his gift of words. This guy is an absolute wordsmith. TNBT MAG managed to sit him down to find out a little bit more about what makes him tick. Oh boi you have to read it to believe it. Check it out!
We have an awesome interview with the delightful and diligent Claudia-Liza Armah. For those who are not familiar with the name, Claudia is a news broadcaster on BBC3’s 60 seconds news bulletin. Her inspiring story gives young people the courage to step up and pursue their dreams using the little resources that some may take for granted. Take notes as she takes us on a journey from humble beginnings to national TV screen. You are bound to find pearls of wisdom along the way. And oh yes, she is Ghanaian! Woop Woop!
When it comes to the associations of a footballer player it's likely that money, WAGS, a glam lifestyle and often times some dodgy hair cuts spring to mind! But dedicated Immanuel Parry of the under 21's Stoke City football club talks about the importance of faith, fitness and having the necessary skills to make it far in football. He also describes the realities of sacrificing for the game that he loves. To become a football player is a common dream for many young men and in this TNBTMAG interview, 19 year old Immanuel explains what it takes to really make it as a professional in the highly competitive sport...
Who said traditional wear couldn't be trendy? Well feast your eyes on these artistic designs by Kende. Kende are an emerging creative fashion brand formed by brother and sister duo Daniella Asare and Basil Hanson who explore and embrace their ethnicity by combing traditional wear with a twist of modern art. The pair have partnered to create a highly stylized and unique fashion brand of innovative art pieces and garments, all of which where inspired from a recent family trip to Ghana. Read on for the TNBTMAG interview which is full of positivity and words of encouragement for all you dream chasers and budding fashion designers.