AKA: “Behind the Story”; Mtv Base Vj Sizwe Dhlomo Sits Down With ‘Supa Mega’
In a 2-part exclusive interview where AKA lays bare his soul and talks candidly about his relationship with Zinhle, the Casper saga, twitter venting and the Bonang question
Tune in this Friday as MTV Base VJ Sizwe Dhlomo hosts an exclusive and candid MTV Base interview, with South African Hip Hop sensation, AKA, as the MTV Base aims to find out the story ‘behind the story’, face-to-face with the man himself.
To the public he is AKA, the controversial and multi award winning global artist, but to those that know him he is Kiernan Forbes – a father and a businessman who will give his all for his one passion – music.
“Behind The Story” Part One will premiere on MTV Base (DStv channel 322 and GOtv Plus channel 72) on Friday 2 October at 3:00pm and Part Two on Saturday 3 October at 9:00am.
No stranger to controversy and speaking his mind, AKA – currently in the running for “Best African Act” at the 2015 MTV EMAs chose to sit down with MTV Base and speak openly on a range of issues following media frenzy about revelations in his personal life.
In this 2-part exclusive, we find out about: the break up with his baby mama DJ Zinhle, (“I made choices that might have put me before her, or before my child or before my family,”); his life as a father with his 2 month old baby girl, Kairo, his rivalry and notorius feud with Cassper Nyovest (“I never back down from challenges and I don’t view it as a distraction, I view it as, this is part of my career, this is what it is,” ); his alleged new girlfriend Bonang Matheba(“Things are tough right now between everybody involved in this saga,”); his popular diss track “Composure”, and his thoughts around the sensitive issue ofSA’s Hottest MCs.
Tune in to this 2-part exclusive as AKA and Sizwe leave no stone unturned and put the rumours to bed once and for all.
BET Brings Hit Urban Lifestyle Festival “Bet Experience” To Africa
R&B Superstar Maxwell Announced As One of Many International Stars To Perform As Part of Multiple Events to Be Held, 12 December.
R&B superstar Maxwell is heading to South Aftican shores this summer to headline the BET Experience Africa, a spectacular global celebration of urban culture, music and lifestyle, from entertainment channel BET (DStv channel 129, GOtv channel 23).
Making its African debut on 12 December, BET Experience Africa provides the perfect kick off to the summer season, taking over the Ticketpro Dome for a non-stop, jam-packed entertainment fest, bringing together lovers of urban culture and music. Wowing visitors all day long, the BET Experience Africa will showcase great food, fashion, music, comedy, dance, sport and much, much more.
Inspiring, immersive and hugely entertaining, BET Experience Africa will feature stunning live performance on a central Sound Stage, while stand-up routines from comedy stars will keep the audience laughing. Reserve your court-side seat for the fun-packed Celebrity Basketball Game and you could be watching top celebrities battle each other for sporting supremacy!
Fashionistas will revel in the Fashion & Beauty catwalk, while checking out the hottest trends on the Sneaker scene. For inspiration, attend one of BET’s informative and instructive Genius Talks, curated by experts and opinion formers in various fields.
The day will be rounded off with the BET Experience Concert, with superstar artists headlined by GRAMMY Award winning R&B musician Maxwell, alongside other international and African performers. Further talent taking part in BET Experience Africa will be announced at a later date.
Alex Okosi, Senior Vice President & Managing Director, Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) Africa commented, “VIMN Africa and BET are proud to introduce this incredibly successful BET franchise to African audiences for the first time, celebrating so many rich and varied faces of the urban lifestyle experience under one roof.”
BET Experience Africa is promoted in partnership with Glen 21 and inspired by the BET Experience, held annually in Los Angeles.
Tickets for the BET Experience Africa are on sale now at www.ticketpro.co.za. Ticket prices (which include access to the sound stage and other lifestyle activities, plus the concert in the evening) range from GHc203 on the mezzanine level to GHc311 (floor standing) GHc338 (floor bleachers) and Golden Circle at GHc409
For more information on the BET Experience Africa visit www.betafrica.tv, like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/BETinAfrica or join the conversation about the channel on Twitter and Instagram @BET_Africa using the hashtag #BETXAfrica.
Whaddyado Fri, 02 Oct 08:05am Sony Max (22)
A snowboarder gets buried alive when he falls into a well. A nine-year-old girl must rescue four small children when her house catches on fire, and a triathlon athlete gets attacked by a alligator.
Odo Ahomaso Fri 02 Oct 11:00pm Adom TV (Channel 96)
Catch Akumaa Mama Zimbi every Friday at 11pm as she discusses the various and many faces of love and daily life on the award winning “Odo Ahomaso”. Learn and be entertained!
Cooking with Anita Erskine Sat 03 Oct, 7:00pm Metro TV (90)
Get cooking with Anita every Saturday as she indulges in one of the country’s favorite pastimes- food. Join her on Metro TV and find new and fun ways to cook your favorite dishes.
Sofia the First Sat, 03 Oct 09:00am Disney Junior (60)
“S2/E26 – Mom’s The Word“. Meet the latest Disney Princess in this enchanting tale of Sofia, an ordinary little girl whose life suddenly changes when her mother marries the king and she becomes a princess.
Consumer Watch Sun 04 Oct, 3:00pm TV 3 (92)
CONSUMER WATCH! Brings out the interaction, consumer education and encourage the recognition and respect for consumer rights. The panel discusses key aspects of the ghaianan market, how it affects the consumer and what can be done to make it better.
E! News Sun 04 Oct, 7:00pm E! Entertainment (26)
We love our daily dose of celebrity news and there’s no better way to find out what Hollywood’s A-listers have been getting up to. Tune in to E! at 7:00pm and join Terrence Jenkins and Giuliana Rancic for all the latest news from Tinseltown.
Talk to Al Jazeera Sun 05 Oct 7:30pm Al Jazeera (40)
Al Jazeera interviews the people making the headlines. A weekly half-hour conversation on Al Jazeera English with individuals shaping our times – and the way. The Italian PM talks to Al Jazeera about the economy and illegal immigration in Europe
Aladdin Mon 05 Oct 1:00pm Disney Junior (60)
Come on a journey with us every afternoon. Soar over the desert on a magic carpet and explore the streets of Agrabah with Aladdin, Princess Jasmine and his trusty pet monkey Abu. The trio team up with their old friend, The Genie, to keep this magical kingdom safe from evil!
Ugly Betty Mon, 05 Oct 7:05pm SONY (21)
Betty’s home and work life is in chaos. Amanda breaks down with the revelation that Fey Sommers is her real mother. Wilhelmina schemes to turn the tragic Meade family events to her advantage.
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Friday 2 October, 2015
Football League Championship , Rotherham United v Burnley — 20:40 on SSL2 LIVE
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