African Hair Expo 2013

This initiative will afford the African Hair Industry to
connect and discuss challenges facing the industry, expansion of respective hair brands on the continent and for the consumers to be exposed to latest trends in Hair, Products, accessories, solutions to hair problems as well as bargains.

The 2013 African Hair Expo is set to take place on the 31st of August till 1st September. The event will be held at the BrightWater Commons, Randburg in Johannesburg.

Logon to http://www.aihe.co.za to find out how to purchase tickets!

Seems like one of those events I’d enjoy and learn a lot while I’m there, definitely buying a ticket.

Picture Source http://www.aihe.co.za

Russell Brand adds 2 shows to his SA tour

The overwhelming response to the forthcoming South African tour by comedian, actor and author, Russell Brand in November this year has led to the promoters of the SA leg of the tour, Showtime Management announcing two extra shows.

Tickets are now on sale at Computicket for the additional Johannesburg show on Friday, 15 November 2013 at the Teatro at Montecasino and the additional Cape Town date of Wednesday, 20 November 2013.  

Russell brand will now be in South Africa for a total of five dates. Since the announcement of the South African leg of the Russell Brand “Messiah Complex” tour was made earlier this month tickets have been in high demand resulting in sell-out shows. “The response to his tour has been phenomenal and we encourage “Brand fans” to take advantage of the two extra shows by booking now to avoid disappointment,” says Showtime’s Tony Feldman. 

Book now at Computicket service centers, visit www.computicket.com or call 0861 8139000. Cape Town bookings are also available at Artscape Dial-A-Seat on 021 421 7695.

To experience one of the great-value Montecasino Show & Stay packages to enjoy choice hospitality packages, call 011 367 4250, or email montecasino.reservations@tsogosun.com, for more info
visit www.montecasino.co.za 

Africa’s Next Top Model Auditions – South Africa

International supermodel Oluchi Orlandi will be hosting “Africa’s Next Top Model”. The newest Top Model Franchise that will bring you the best of Africa’s diverse continent from North to West to South and East.

The show will be shot in between Africa’s fashion capital Johannesburg and Cape Town, cameras follow the contestants over 10 episodes and 8 weeks as they learn what it takes to make it.

Download a form HERE, Fill it out completely and be sure to bring it with you to the casting location.

Audition Dates:
•Johannesburg – Sandton Convention Centre
9 July 2013 7am-7pm

•Cape Town – Cape Town Convention Center
1 August 2013 7am-7pm

Twelve young women perform weekly challenges and are
put to the test to see who comes out on top!

Can’t wait to watch it 😀

2013 BET Awards Winners

Congratulations to the 2013 BET Awards Winners, Unfortunately South Africa didn’t win the Best International Act : Africa category but we still proud of Donald and Toya

WINNERS:

Best Female R&B/Pop Artist
•Beyoncé
•Tamar Braxton
•Alicia Keys
•Rihanna
•Elle Varner

Best Male R&B/Pop Artist
•Chris Brown
•Bruno Mars
•Miguel
•Justin Timberlake
•Usher

Best Group
•Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
•Mary Mary
•Mindless Behavior
•Slaughterhouse
•The Throne (Kanye West & Jay-Z)

Best Collaboration
•2 Chainz feat. Drake: “No Lie”
•A$AP Rocky feat. Drake, 2 Chainz and Kendrick Lamar: “Fuckin’ Problems”
•French Montana feat. Rick Ross, Drake and Lil Wayne: “Pop That”
•Kendrick Lamar feat. Drake: “Poetic Justice”
•Justin Timberlake feat. Jay-Z: “Suit & Tie”
•Kanye West feat. Big Sean, Pusha T and 2 Chainz: “Mercy”

Best Male Hip Hop Artist
•2 Chainz
•A$AP Rocky
•Drake
•Future
•Kendrick Lamar

Best Female Hip Hop Artist
•Azealia Banks
•Eve
•Nicki Minaj
•Rasheeda
•Rye Rye

Video of the Year
•2 Chainz feat. Drake: “No Lie”
•A$AP Rocky feat. Drake, 2 Chainz and Kendrick Lamar:
“Fuckin’ Problems”
•Drake: “Started From The Bottom”
•Drake feat. Lil Wayne: “HYFR”
•Kendrick Lamar feat. Drake: “Poetic Justice”
•Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Wanz: “Thrift Shop”
•Miguel: “Adorn”
•Rihanna: “Diamonds”
•Justin Timberlake feat. Jay-Z: “Suit & Tie”
•Kanye West feat. Big Sean, Pusha T and 2 Chainz: “Mercy”

Video Director of the Year
•A$AP Rocky & Sam Lecca
•Benny Boom
•Director X
•Dre Films
•Hype Williams

Best New Artist
•Azealia Banks
•Joey Bada$$
•Kendrick Lamar
•Trinidad Jame$
•The Weekend

Best Gospel Artist
•Deitrick Haddon
•Lecrae
•Tamela Mann
•Mary Mary
•Marvin Sapp

Best Actress
•Angela Bassett
•Halle Berry
•Taraji P. Henson
•Gabrielle Union
•Kerry Washington

Best Actor
•Don Cheadle
•Common
•Jamie Foxx
•Samuel L. Jackson
•Denzel Washington

YoungStars Award
•Gabrielle Douglas
•Jacob Latimore
•Keke Palmer
•Jaden Smith
•Quvenzhané Wallis

Best Movie
•“Beasts of the Southern Wild”
•“Django Unchained”
•“Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap”
•“Sparkle”
•“Think Like a Man”

Subway Sportswoman of the Year
•Gabrielle Douglas
•Brittney Griner
•Candace Parker
•Serena Williams
•Venus Williams

Subway Sportsman of the Year
•Victor Cruz
•Kevin Durant
•Robert Griffin III
•LeBron James
•Ray Lewis

Coca-Cola Viewers Choice Award
•A$AP Rocky feat. Drake, 2 Chainz and Kendrick Lamar:
“Fuckin’ Problems”
•Drake: “Started From The Bottom”
•Kendrick Lamar: “Swimming Pools (Drank)”
•Miguel: “Adorn”
•Rihanna: “Diamonds”
•Justin Timberlake feat. Jay-Z: “Suit & Tie”

Centric Award
•Tamar Braxton: “Love and War”
•Fantasia: “Lose To Win”
•Miguel: “Adorn”
•Nas: “Daughters”
•Charlie Wilson: “My Love Is All I Have”

Best International Act: Africa
•2Face Idibia (Nigeria)
•Toya Delazy (South Africa)
•Donald (South Africa)
•Ice Prince (Nigeria)
•R2Bees (Ghana)
•Radio and Weasel (Uganda)

Best International Act: U.K.
•Marsha Ambrosius
•Estelle
•Labrinth
•Rita Ora
•Emeli Sandé
•Wiley

IMAN Cosmetics wants you to come meet & greet Khanya

IMAN Cosmetics Africa invites you to come meet and greet their new SA ambassador Khanya Mkangisa

You can come and find out more about IMAN Cosmetics products, get to know Khanya, take pictures, get your make up done for free and of cause buy IMAN products 😉

When: Saturday, 6 July 2013
Where: IMAN Cosmetics Counter at Stuttafords Sandton City
Time: 10:00 – 14:00

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Want to win Original Iced Cocktails?

We’ve teamed up with Original Iced Cocktails to give away the perfect hamper, letting you and your friends enjoy ready-to-drink cocktails, whenever and wherever you want.

Original Iced Cocktails are premium ready-to-drink cocktails containing 5 % alcohol and made with real fruit juice.

For an authentic frozen cocktail you simply freeze your
original cocktail for 8 hours, then squash the pouch when it is removed from the freezer and dispense into a garnished cocktail glass.

Read my review of the Original Iced Strawberry Daiquiri HERE

We will be giving away 2 X 2ltr bag in box pack size cocktails courtesy of Original Iced Cocktails.

• Glühwein Grape Flavoured Wine

Red wine and added spices including Cinnamon, hints of nutmeg and cloves to create a lovely, mulled, winter drink to be served hot. With wonderful citrus notes, the Glühwein is a classic winter favourite and will add warmth to any occasion.

•Pina colada
The real tropical flavors of creamy coconut and pineapple juice are blended with a Jamaican rum and served as an iced cocktail.

How To Win:
– Follow @Original_Iced and @Heiresss_Online
– Tell us what’s your favourite cocktail ? Use the The Hashtag #HeiresssIced (Mention: @Heiresss_Online and @Original_Iced)
– Tag the friend you will be sharing the cocktails with.

Terms and Conditions:
– In order to qualify you and your “friend” must be following @Original_Iced and @Heiresss_Online
– You must over the age of 18.
– You must fetch the prize from our office in Benmore, Sandton, Johannesburg.
– Competition closes Thursday, 30 May 2012 at 11:00.

Winners : PSL Awards 2013

The 2013 PSL Awards were held at Gold Reef City on Sunday, 26 May. Kaizer Chiefs captain and goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune was the “Zahara” of the evening as he won most of the awards.

Full List of the winners:
•Telkom Knockout Player of the Tournament: Joel Mogorosi
• MTN8 Last Man Standing : Lerato Chabangu
•Nedbank Cup The Most Promising Player of the Tournament: Tshepo Gumede
•Nedbank Cup Player of the Tournament: Itumeleng Khune
• Assistant Referee of the Season: Enoch Molefe
•Referee of the Season: Victor Gomes
•Absa Premiership Players’ Player of the Season: Itumeleng Khune
Absa Premiership Goalkeeper of the Season: Itumeleng Khune (R50 000)
•Absa Premiership Young Player of the Season: Ronwen Williams
•Absa Premiership Coach of the Season: Stuart Baxter (R75 000)
Absa Premiership Top Goalscorer: Katlego Mashego (R25 000)
•Absa Premiership Absa-lutely Awesome Goal of the Season: Mor Diouf (R50 000)
•The Chairman’s Award: Polokwane City Special Mention: University Of Pretoria
• Footballer of the season : Itumeleng Khune (R250 000)

Congratulations to all the winners !!

BYE, BYE, BABY! ONLY TWO WEEKS LEFT TO SEE JERSEY BOYS!

I went to the premier, read about it HERE and this is one show you don’t want to miss!

The multi-award winning smash Broadway hit musical, Jersey Boys has just over two weeks to go before taking its final curtain call at the Teatro at Montecasino on 9 June 2013 when the show must end its highly successful ten-week Johannesburg season.

Thereafter Jersey Boys moves to Artscape, Cape Town where it opens on 19th June. Accredited with being “the hottest ticket in town” it’s a show that’s not to be missed, book now at Computicket now before its too late.

Since its first performance Jersey Boys has played to capacity crowds and immediately established itself as one of the most critically acclaimed productions ever staged in Johannesburg. Audiences have embraced the show with so much enthusiasm that the production and its exceptionally talented all-South African cast has become the talk of the town with many patrons returning a second or even a third time!

It is the hottest ticket in town so hurry and book now at Computicket service centers, visit http://www.computicket.com or call 0861 813 9000 

For further information visit http://www.jerseyboyssa.co.za or follow the incredible Jersey Boys journey on: 

Twitter: https://twitter.com/JerseyBoysSA  

Facebook  https://www.facebook.com/pages/JerseyBoysSA/425649164133222 

YouTube:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JkzRL7T4SH4  

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