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Nigeria’s Burna Boy featured on US inauguration playlist

Nigerian artist Burna Boy will feature on the official playlist for the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris. The award-winning singer’s song ‘Destiny’ will be played alongside other international artists such as Dua Lipa, Tame Impala, and Kygo. The playlist was curated by American actress Issa Rae’s record label Raedio and Derrick Jones, better known by his stage …

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Watch Lady Gaga and Jennifer Lopez Perform at Biden Inauguration

Gaga sang “The Star-Spangled Banner,” Lopez sang “This Land Is Your Land,” and Garth Brooks sang “Amazing Grace” at the swearing-in ceremony Lady Gaga sang the National Anthem at the inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris today (January 20). Following the swearing-in of Harris as vice president, Jennifer Lopez sang a medley …

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Alibaba Denies ‘Partnership’ With Lolli, Highlighting Crypto Industry Pitfalls

Alibaba Group representatives have since denied the “partnership” touted by Lolli CEO Alex Adelman. The fissure revealed a common misconception in the blockchain industry. “One of Alibaba.com’s contractors hired a subcontractor who brokered an affiliate marketing program with Lolli. This was done without the knowledge of Alibaba.com,” an Alibaba spokesperson …

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Trump Defenders Sputter in First Public Impeachment Hearings

Going into yesterday’s hearing—the first public hearing in the House Intelligence Committee’s part of the Trump impeachment proceedings—Republicans held a fairly weak hand. And they did not play it well. Since the start of the Trump administration, congressional Republicans have faced plenty of hearings that might have reflected poorly on …

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China completes landing test for first Mars mission in 2020

The Mars lander undergoes a hovering-and-obstacle avoidance test at a sprawling site in Huailai, northwest of Beijing.China has successfully completed a crucial landing test in northern Hebei province in advance of a historic unmanned exploration mission to Mars next year.   China is on track to launch its Mars mission, Zhang …

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Cardi B to perform in Ghana

American rapper Cardi B is rumoured to be heading to Ghana for a concert this December. The ‘Yellow Bodak’ rapper is set to perform at the Livespot X Festival, an outdoor event, put together by a Nigerian media company Livespot360.The event will take place at the Accra Sports Stadium on Saturday, December 8, at …

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