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UK NEWS: MEET ‘ANUVAHOOD’ CAST AT HMV OXFORD STREET (LONDON)

  Fans of smash hit film, ‘Anuvahood’, get the chance to meet the director and star Adam Deacon, and other cast members when they visit HMV’s flagship Oxford Street on Thursday 7th July 2011. Stars of the film including Ollie Barbiere, Femi Oyeniran and Richie Campbell will join Deacon to meet fans at the store from 6.00 and sign copies of the film on DVD and Blu-ray which is officially released through Revolver on Monday 4th July 2011. In the film Adam []

UK EVENT: MUSIC POTENTIAL

WRETCH 32 MAKES HIS CHOICE Rising UK Hip Hop star Jermaine Scott, aka Wretch 32, has been announced as the face of Music Potential – a partnership between Choice FM and Barclaycard Unwind.  The initiative, run by the radio station’s youth project ‘I Have a Choice’, was set up to offer 16-25 year olds their first step toward a career in the music or radio industry. MUSIC PROTENTIAL Music Potential is providing young people with the chance to explore their talent through []

UK EVENT: REAL DRAMA (YOUTH LED THEATRE COMPANY) – HOUSE PARTY UK

After a sell-out run at the Unicorn Theatre in 2010, Real Drama’s adaptation of the 90’s US hit movie House Party returns to London with its fresh mix of drama, dance and comedy. House Party UK’s side splitting insight into being young in Britain today will have you bopping in your seats to it’s funky soundtrack of fresh new hits and old school classics. Party hard with Kid and Play at the freshest, funkiest, most happening jam in town. Real Drama is []

UK EVENT: THE I’M POSSIBLE CONVERSATION – INSPIRING

On Wednesday 15 June I attended the highly anticipated I’mPOSSIBLE Conversation, an event founded by the brilliant Simone Bresi-Ando for British women of colour (from all walks of life) to share their experiences in an intimate and friendly environment. Actress, comedian and the evening’s host Tameka Empson, former Channel 4 TV commissioner Angela Ferreira, playwright, art critic and author Bonnie Greer OBE,  actress, playwright and comedian Angie LeMar, author Precious Williams and ITV Newsreader Charlene White each gave their pearls of wisdom, []

UK EVENT: INTELLIGENT MOVEMENT – WEEKEND OF HIP HOP CULTURE (SOUTHBANK CENTRE – LONDON)

London’s prestigious Southbank Centre presents:  Intelligent Movement: A Celebration of Hip-Hop Culture in association with Channel 4 Thursday 14 – Sunday 17 July 2011, a spectacular weekend exploring the four pillars of hip-hop  Djing, MCing, Breaking and Graffiti as part of the 60th anniversary celebrations of the Festival of Britain with MasterCard. For event listing, tickets and registration please visit  southbankcentre.co.uk/hiphop  For more information on Channel 4 Street Summer programmes please visit  channel4.com/info/press/news/arts-at-the-heart-of-the-summer-schedule-on-4 Southbank Centre Facebook  http://www.facebook.com/southbankcentre Southbank Centre Twitter  http://twitter.com/southbankcentre  

UK EVENT / VIDEO: SB.TV LAUNCH PARTY AT NANDO’S

Live Magazine recently attended the SB.TV launch party which took place at the popular chicken restaurant and second home to the “Team UK” crowd, Nando’s. Artists Labrynth, P Money and Scorcher were also in attendance and US singer Keri Hilson and Ed Sheeran performed. I had to do a double take to make sure that was Keri I spotted performing at Nando’s. Who is managing her career these days? Anyway congratulations to SB.TV founder Jamal Edwards who is currently making major moves []