Saturday December 5 2009

Ay and K’naan collabo

Ay’s performance are always enjoyable. At the JKUAT beauty pageant he climbed all the way to the swimming pool jumping point to rap and then entertained the crown in a very saucy dance move with Avril.

After Akon praised his performance recently, now Ay is courting Somali born artiste K’naan for a collabo.

When Buzz reached him for comment he just said “wait and see how great things will be.”He also promised that his new single would be on air by Monday last week. We can only wait and see!

Miss TZ’s side hustle

Hard economic times coupled with less modelling deals might have made Miss Tanzania 2007 Richa Adhia to turn her neck to other money making ventures.

BUZZ has learnt that the beauty queen has set up a spa in Dar es salaam. Richa,whose tenure as Miss Tanzania was less controversial has been busy running her beauty business which is located in Upanga in the heart of Dar.

er beauty parlor does massage, manicure, pedicure for both men and women. Richa last appeared on runway two weeks ago during the Swahili Fashion week in Karimjee hall in Dar es salaam. She joins former Miss Earth Air Miriam Odemba who is rumored to have ditched the runway for business..

Mr Blue back to school?

Looks like education now matters to Bongo flava rapper Herry Samir aka Mr.Blue. The rapper revealed to a local Tanzanian FM station that he is planning to return to school.

‘’Education is very important.I need to learn English and I will be enrolling at the British Council to study English,’’he revealed. 

This he believes will help him take his music worldwide and win more fans. Currently, he is working on his next Album ‘Anatafutwa’ which will be released this month under Zizzou Entertainment. He also set to drop his latest video ‘’Tupo pamoja’.

Nyota for Beyonce’s concert

Nyota Ndogo will headline the medical fund concert  to help raise money to offset the medical bill of Coast Music Awards chief Julia Achieng.The singer will join among others, Rapper Rojo.Ukoo flani and several Coast based artistes in the concert slated for Saturday 12th December at Club Sea Front near Nyali Bridge.

Julia Achieng aka Beyonce was involved in a road accident last month while leaving Tembo disco club. She was hospitalised at Jocham hoispital and was discharged last week. She is recuperating at home.

Eddie Kimani looking for actors

Are you an aspiring actor and not above 18 years old? The Igiza Kenya, a stage and screen performance-arts company wants you at the Nairobi International School from the 7th to the 19th of December for a 12-day 3 hour intensive acting course.

Renown actor and radio personality Eddy Kimani will be hosting the workshop which will help upcoming actors develop their on stage and screen skills.

“This course emphasises the basic elements of the craft of acting for screen and stage. Students will develop the techniques and confidence they need to create believable performances for the camera or for stage,” says Kimani.

Some of the topics to be handled include Stagecraft, acting skills, the rehearsal process, working from a script and basics of film making.

“They will also apply what they are learning to a series of on-camera exercises designed to develop their screen acting ability and eventually perform a short play for an audience made up of the parents/guardians followed by an awards ceremony at the end,” he adds.

“These classes will encourage students to break down physical and internal inhibitions, and help each child find the most effective personal sources for the creation of truthful characters.”