Grooner Teddy Kalanda Harrison on stage during his heydays. PHOTO/COURTESY BBC and AGENCIES newsdesk@reporter.co.ke One evening in 1979 Teddy Kalanda Harrison, a young Kenyan musician, overheard a group of tourists trying to learn a few words in Swahili. Their enthusiastic attempts sparked an idea for a song and a global hit was born. Jambo...
WONDER GIRLS: The decade-old group disbanded on January 26, 2017. PHOTO/COURTESY (CNN)Is K-pop past its prime? Or just having growing pains? Seven South Korean pop groups have split up in the last 12 months -- two since the beginning of 2017 -- raising questions about the future of the manufactured and...
2017 Grammy Awards nominations list has been released. James Corden above will host the show. Photo courtesy of CBS. Meghan Trainor kicked off the 2017 Grammys Tuesday by revealing the nominees in four general field categories: Best New Artist, Record of the Year, Song of the Year and Album of...
By LIFESTYLE CORRESPONDENT newsdesk@reporter.co.ke Kim Kardashian reportedly feared she was going to be raped during Sunday night's traumatic robbery. According to the Mirror, the 35-year-old mum was bound, gagged and put in a bathtub during the nighttime raid on her Paris apartment. According to US reports, the reality star was laying in bed...
  By ENTERTAINMENT CORRESPONDENT newsdesk@reporter.co.ke Kim Kardashian's trip to Paris took a frightening turn Sunday evening While overseas for Paris Fashion Week, the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star was held at gunpoint inside her hotel room, E! News confirmed. "Kim Kardashian West was held up at gunpoint inside her Paris hotel room this...
By SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT newsdesk@dailyreporter.co.ke Beyoncé just came to slay the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards.  Breaking her own personal record for awards show nominations, the Lemonade chart-topper just garnered a whopping 11 nods ahead of one of music's biggest nights. According to E! News, the rest of the nominations were announced today...
by Natalie Finn What a difference 10 years can make. Or a moment for that matter, because when Keith Urban met Nicole Kidman at the 2005 G'Day USA gala honoring Australians in Los Angeles, he was pretty much down for the count. And yet, it took him four months to pick up...
By Bruna Nessif Whoa. Kanye West is always known to push the envelope, but people are still trying to grasp what they just witnessed. Kanye premiered the visuals for his hit track "Famous," fresh off of The Life of Pablo, during a big event Friday night at the Forum in Los...
By Bruna Nessif Yes, Coldplay frontman Chris Martin can sing his way into your heart and send you swooning for hours, but when he's just freely talking about things he admires, his descriptions might make your head tilt in puzzlement. It's not a bad thing, of course, because no matter how...
Late pop icon Prince was remembered Sunday in a private ceremony at his church, with his family looking to hold a public event in August. Television footage showed mourners dressed in black entering a Jehovah's Witness temple in the leafy suburb of Minnetonka outside Minneapolis. The Star Tribune newspaper of Minneapolis...