Kanye West meets Uganda’s president, gifts pair of sneakers

KAMPALA, Uganda --- Kanye West handed Uganda's president a pair of his autographed sneakers on Monday during a visit to the East African nation in which the rapper is said to be recording music in a tent. The 74-year-old President Yoweri Museveni said he and West held "fruitful discussions" about promoting tourism and arts. He also gave West and his wife, reality TV star Kim Kardashian West, "Ugandan" names, the State House said in a Facebook post. The couple has been vacationing in a national park in Uganda while excited tourism officials see the visit as an endorsement of the country's tourism potential. While Uganda's presidency released photos of a hoodie-wearing West me...Keep on reading: Kanye West meets Uganda’s president, gifts pair of sneakers.....»»

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Toyota offers easy vehicle ownership to Grab drivers

Toyota Motor Philippines Corp. (TMPC) has partnered with Grab for a program covering car replacement and easy vehicle ownership for drivers of the ride-hailing service......»»

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Moby to publish second memoir ‘Then It Fell Apart’

Moby will continue telling his life story in a second memoir that is slated to be published in May. Titled "Then It Fell Apart," the new book is described as "a journey into the dark heart of fame and the demons that lurk beneath the bling and bluster of celebrity lifestyle." The new volume is the sequel to "Porcelain," Moby's 2016 memoir in which he covered his life from 1989-1999, reflecting on the underground hip-hop and house music scenes of the late 1980s, the rise of rave culture and club kids, and a changing New York City. That story wrapped up the year when Moby released his star-making album "Play." Suddenly, reads the description of the upcoming sequel: "...Keep on reading: Moby to publish second memoir ‘Then It Fell Apart’.....»»

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careless music manila – i ain’t never seen – Manila Video

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Zero Extreme Poverty 2030 to Train Indigenous Farmers to Produce World-Class Coffee

Zero Extreme Poverty 2030 (ZEP 2030) recently organized the first-ever Coffee Fest 2018, gathering indigenous peoples (IPs) who have taken up coffee farming, with the goal of increasing their production in preparation for commercial demand. This way, ZEP 2030 aims to build a sustainable source of livelihood for IPs, IP families who comprise a fifth […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsOct 14th, 2018Related News

Grassroots groups to hold a night of music for peasant women

The following is a press release from Gantala Press, Amihan National Federation of Peasant Women and Sama-samang Artista para sa Kilusang Agraryo. Mayaman ang Pilipinas, pero naghihirap ang sambayanang Pilipino. Agrikultural ang Pilipinas pero naghihirap ang magsasakang Pilipino. Doble ang hirap sa mga kababaihang magsasaka. Bukod sa mas maliit ang natatanggap ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsOct 14th, 2018Related News

Young musicians on a mission

On the evening that STARweek visited the Orchestra of the Filipino Youth (OFY), rehearsals were running overtime – Venezuelan conductor and music director Joshua Dos Santos had to give the young musicians a lecture before adjourning, to light a fire under them as they prepared for their upcoming performances in Qatar......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsOct 13th, 2018Related News

Beyoncé, Jay-Z appear at City of Hope cancer charity event

SANTA MONICA, California --- Beyonce paid homage to a high-profile music executive being honored at a charity event to raise money for cancer research. The singer's vocals soared as she performed three ballads including her 2009 smash hit "Halo" and "Ava Maria" after saluting the character of Warner/Chappell Music Publishing CEO Jon Platt at the City of Hope gala near Los Angeles on Thursday night. She took the stage following her husband, Jay Z, who presented Platt with the Spirit of Life award during a charity event that raised more than $6 million (around P325 million). "Most people lead with their ego, but you lead with your heart," Beyonce said Platt, who will soon be leav...Keep on reading: Beyoncé, Jay-Z appear at City of Hope cancer charity event.....»»

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Wow Erin’s Place Near Manila 120 Pesos Lang – Manila Video

Music: Meant to Be by Arc North feat. Krista Marina. Erin’s Place Resort is in Sito San Roque, Barangay Pinugay, Baras, Rizal. YOu may contact them at 09662050425 or 09257634837. It is a huge lovely resort with 2 huge pools overlooking the Sierra Madre mountains. Day tour, swimming included is only 120 pesos from 7… link: Wow Erin’s Place Near Manila 120 Pesos Lang – Manila Video.....»»

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Cassette Store Day debuts in Philippines on October 13

By Rick Olivares/ – Just can’t get enough of retro stuff? Well, it is time to rewind once more because vinyl isn’t the only music format that has comeback from the grave. The cassette tape is back in a big way and this coming Saturday (October 13) the Philippines will Read more ».....»»

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James Reid, Nadine Lustre make history with Careless Music Manila’s ‘Careless Mixtape’

Consisting of 15 original tracks, CMM’s highly anticipated sophomore mixtape titled “Careless Mixtape” is now out for the whole world to hear, and it has the same familiar vibe as James Reid’s “Palm Dreams,” but this time, with Nadine Lustre and Sophia Romualdez’s wavy voices layered in contemporary pop tones adding a new flair. .....»»

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Cinema One fest: Provocative entries turn formula on its head

Aaron Villaflor (left) and Iyah Mina in Rod Singh's 'Mamu' The Cinema One Originals Film Festival has been pushing the movie-making envelope for 14 years now, and has unapologeticall.....»»

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The Six Fix: K-Pop Music Videos That Tugged At Our Heartstrings

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How Freddie Aguilar went from music to politics

Folk singer Freddie Aguilar has filed his certificate of candidacy for the May 2019 senatorial race months after his name floated as a possible candidate on the ruling political party’s slate. The 65-year old singer on Thursday filed his candidacy as part of the PDP-Laban’s senatorial lineup in front of a large group of supporters […] The post How Freddie Aguilar went from music to politics appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Source: Interaksyon InteraksyonCategory: TopOct 11th, 2018Related News

The digital screen rules

TV remains pop culture’s most powerful medium Pop (from the word popular) culture permeates all aspects of the contemporary Filipino social life. Shaped by the interaction among people as they go about their daily activities, local pop culture develops and manifests itself in fashion, music, print media, cyberspace, sports, slang words, greeting rituals, food, drinks, [...] The post The digital screen rules appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Taylor Swift wins big at AMAs and encourages fans to vote

Taylor Swift kicked off her week with a rare political post on social media, and at the American Music Awards she continued the conversation by encouraging fans to vote in the upcoming midterm elections. Swift won four honors including artist of the year at the fan-voted show on Tuesday in Los Angeles, beating out Drake, [...] The post Taylor Swift wins big at AMAs and encourages fans to vote appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Source: Manilatimes ManilatimesCategory: Oct 10th, 2018Related News

YouTube driving global consumption of music

If you are listening to music, chances are you're on YouTube. A music consumer report by the industry's global body IFPI published on Tuesday found that 86 percent of us listen to music through on-demand streaming. And nearly half that time, 47 percent is spent on YouTube. Video as a whole accounted for 52 percent of the time we spent streaming music, posing challenges to such subscription services as Spotify and SoundCloud. But while Spotify's estimated annual revenue per user was $20 (P1,000), YouTube's was less than a dollar. The London-based IFPI issued a broader overview in April that found digital sales for the first time making up the majority of global revenues...Keep on reading: YouTube driving global consumption of music.....»»

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FULL LIST: American Music Awards 2018 winners

A list of the winners at the 2018 American Music Awards, held Tuesday night at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles......»»

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