Tuesday, 04 August 2015 11:30 Written by The Upper Ech
Drake was on fire last night at OVO Fest in Toronto bringing in everyone from Future, to Pharrell and you guessed it, Kanye West.
Friday, 24 July 2015 19:44 Written by Dominique Warne
On the 54th floor of the TD Tower, a fresh batch of talent gathers for the launch of Honey Jam Canada – a concert celebrating its 20th anniversary.
Wednesday, 01 April 2015 06:42 Written by Teneile Warren
John Ridley’s racially charged contribution to Thursday night television, American Crime, isn’t built on a new premise.
Thursday, 12 March 2015 13:43 Written by Nicole Franklin
Christene A. Browne is the director of Another Planet, the first dramatic feature film to be directed by a Black woman in Canada.
Wednesday, 18 February 2015 00:00 Written by Lucy Oneka
Waleed Abdulhamid is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, vocalist, producer and film-maker. He was born in Sudan and began performing at the age of 6. Abdulhamid who teaches at Humber College has toured Egypt, Syria, Kuwait and Emirate, and is known for incorporating traditional rhythms into popular music from Sudan.
Monday, 16 February 2015 00:00 Written by Lucy Oneka
For Canadian author Lawrence Hill, the journey from page to screen was an emotional rollercoaster ride beginning with the very title, The Book of Negroes.
Friday, 30 January 2015 00:00 Written by Roger Dundas
Shakespeares’ Niggas, Beatdown, Born Ready, Pusha-Man...sound familiar? These are some of the plays written by Trinidadian born Joseph Jomo Pierre. His plays have been produced by Obsidian Theatre company, and now Jomo has co-written a piece based on Charles Dickens' Oliver Twist, aptly titled Twisted.