Day: April 15, 2013

NELSON MANDELA’S DAUGHTER EXPECTED TO REPRESENT HIM AT MARGARET THATCHER’S FUNERAL

The Evening Standard reports that Nelson Mandela is expected to be represented by one of his daughters at Margaret Thatcher’s funeral on Wednesday. Former South African leader F W de Klerk will also be in attendance. I am sorry but I’m about to take it there… Thatcher supported South Africa’s evil apartheid regime and called Nelson Mandela a “terrorist”,  so I am surprised to read that a member from the Mandela family will actually be in attendance. Apart from Winnie I guess they all have short memories. Rest In []

UK TV: EASTENDERS CASTS NEW BLACK CHARACTER, ACTOR CORNELL S JOHN JOINS THE FOLD

BBC soap Eastenders has added actor Cornell S John to it’s fold.  John who starred in hit British films Kidulthood and Adulthood has been cast to play the father of youngster Dexter Hartman. Via Digital Spy Ava and Dexter will be shocked when Sam returns following the death of his  father, and is determined to get to know his son. Dexter has never met his  father, who left a pregnant Ava when he went to get milk and never  returned. John said: “It’s a great honor []

UK MUSIC: MNEK – WHOLE AGAIN (ATOMIC KITTEN REFIX)

18 year old South East Londoner and singer/songwriter/producer MNEK (pronounced em-en-ee-kay) has written and produced for; The Saturday’s, Rudimental, Mischa B, Little Mix and The Wanted. Check out what he has done with Atomic Kitten’s 2001 hit single Whole Again  (original) and one of my favourite song’s Des’ree’s 1994 classic You Gotta Be (original). I love what he has done here. Your thoughts please. Hit or Miss?