UK rapper Lethal Bizzle adds to his business empire with the launch of debut fragrance at star-studded event
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UK rapper Lethal Bizzle adds to his business empire with the launch of debut fragrance at star-studded event

UK RAPPER Lethal Bizzle has expanded his business empire with the launch of his debut fragrance, Stay Dench. The east London-born star, who already has a successful music career and clothing line, showed off his latest addition at an event in London yesterday (Aug 14). “We are pleased to announce the debut launch of the … Continue reading

Lynette Nylander, former deputy editor of i-D magazine in the UK, is appointed deputy editor of Teen Vogue in New York
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Lynette Nylander, former deputy editor of i-D magazine in the UK, is appointed deputy editor of Teen Vogue in New York

LYNETTE NYLANDER has been appointed deputy editor at Teen Vogue. In the newly created role, Lynette, the former deputy editor of i-D in the UK, will work under history-making editor, Elaine Welteroth. Announcing the news on Twitter, she wrote: “Kind of a #latergram as it was from a couple of days ago BUT here’s me … Continue reading

10-year-old campaigner ‘Little Miss Flint’ raises over $10,000 to provide peers with school supplies amid ongoing water crisis
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10-year-old campaigner ‘Little Miss Flint’ raises over $10,000 to provide peers with school supplies amid ongoing water crisis

A 10-YEAR-OLD girl who has campaigned tirelessly for clean water in her hometown of Flint, Michigan has helped raise over $10,000 to ensure her peers have supplies when they start the new school term. Amariyanna “Mari” Copeny, known affectionately as Little Miss Flint, partnered with the nonprofit organisation Pack Your Back for a school supply distribution in … Continue reading

‘Master of None’ writer Lena Waithe is the first black woman to be nominated for an Emmy for comedy writing
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‘Master of None’ writer Lena Waithe is the first black woman to be nominated for an Emmy for comedy writing

MASTER OF None writer Lena Waithe is the first black woman to be nominated for an Emmy for comedy writing. The 33-year-old, who earned the nod for writing, with show star and co-creator Aziz Ansari, the “Thanksgiving” episode of the hit show, said she was surprised to learn of her history-making feat. “I didn’t know I … Continue reading

British music mogul Jamal Edwards MBE set to create an alternative to The X Factor?
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British music mogul Jamal Edwards MBE set to create an alternative to The X Factor?

BRITISH MUSIC mogul Jamal Edwards MBE has teased that he is considering creating an alternative TV talent show to rival Simon Cowell’s X Factor. The 26-year-old founder of SBTV, one of the UK’s leading music platforms, told The Metro how the music boss inspired him when he was a youngster after watching his mum enter … Continue reading

Stormzy is ‘bookies favourite’ to take home the prestigious Mercury Prize Award this year
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Stormzy is ‘bookies favourite’ to take home the prestigious Mercury Prize Award this year

SOUTH LONDON rapper Stormzy is the bookies favourite to take home the prestigious Mercury Prize Award this year, according to the Independent The 24-year-old star, who released his critically-acclaimed debut album, Gang Signs & Prayer earlier this year, will go head to head with friend and collaborator Ed Sheeran, fellow UK wordsmith J Hus and … Continue reading