Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Kenyan Artistes to Get 36% more Revenue from Safaricom’s Skiza Platform

Safaricom has announced a 36% increase in the amount Kenyan artistes are set to earn for music sold through the company's Skiza music platform. Musicians...

KFCB asks Multichoice to Suspend airing Animated Series featuring Gay Characters

The Kenya Film and Classification Board (KFCB) has officially written to Multichoice Africa, operating through the DSTV and GoTV brands, to demand the immediate...

CENTER STAGE: Mark Maina on Africa & Kenya’s sole 2017 Cannes...

CENTRE STAGE on OYGKMag.com is a column that seeks to circumnavigate Kenya and the East African region in search of insight from leaders, visionaries...

#UnderratedKE Chart – The Top 5 Underrated new Kenyan Music this...

The Underrated Kenya Chart is a bi-weekly column featured each Monday, underscoring an amazing selection of new Kenyan music that we've discovered, which isn’t...

FIRST LOOK: A Badass Lupita Nyong’o in New Marvel ‘Black Panther’...

Kenyan Academy Award winning actress Lupita Nyong'o looks stunning in the first exclusive Marvel trailer to the film 'Black Panther' which was released on...

OYGK Global Select: Fifth Harmony are ‘Down’ with Gucci, Bahati teams...

It's Friday and you know what that means! Here's the OYGK Global Select chart, your weekly guide to the hottest new tracks on the...

REVIEW: ‘Wonder Woman’ Solders Metal, Muscle, Femininity and Romance into a...

We didn't comprehend the gravity of having not just any woman, but the Wonder Woman, come to the rescue of a duo of the...

Jason Derulo to Jet into Nairobi for Revamped Season of Coke...

American pop-sensation Jason Derulo, riding high on his hit single 'Swalla' featuring Nicki Minaj, has been unveiled as this season's guest star performer on...

OYGK Global Select: Katy Perry and Nicki Minaj Collaborate + Octopizzo,...

What are the hottest new tracks on the African continent and around the globe? Here's the OYGK Global Select chart, your weekly guide to...

Israeli Film Festival ‘Sherekea’ to Launch in Nairobi in May 2017

To celebrate the 50th year of the reunification of Jerusalem, the Embassy of Israel in Kenya has launched the Sherekea Israel Film Festival set...

REVIEW: ‘King Arthur: Legend of the Sword’ is Witty and Fast...

Guy Ritchie's retake of the legendary Excalibur tale now titled 'King Arthur: Legend of the Sword' is a strikingly different story from what we're...

OYGK Music Video Debut: Le Band – For You

Kenyan vocal boy band Le Band is causing quite a storm on social media and airwaves, with their new single 'For You', a fashion-forward...

Wanuri Kahiu Talks ‘Afro Bubble Gum’ Filmmaking at 2017 Vancouver TED...

Kenyan filmmaker Wanuri Kahiu took to the stage last week at the 2017 edition of TED Talks, which was held in Vancouver, Canada. Wanuri, who...

Kenyan Midfielder and Premier League Star Victor Wanyama Weighs in on...

Ahead of the North London Derby, Tottenham and Kenya midfielder Victor Wanyama spoke to CNN Sport’s Amanda Davies to discuss the fixture and Spurs’...

Supersport Bags English Premier League Broadcasting Rights Through to 2022

Supersport, through its parent company International (Pty) Ltd has announced the extension of its relationship with the revamped English Premier League. SuperSport’s current contract with...

Artiste and Aspirant Jaguar Arraigned in Kirinyaga Court

Kenyan recording artist Jaguar, real name Charles Njagua Kanyi, was in court in Kirinyaga County yesterday, accused of killing two people in a road...

OYGK Music Video Debut: Avril – Uko

Kenyan femme fatale Avril this past weekend revealed a new single 'Uko', produced by Cedo (Pacho Group) and directed by the award winning musical...

OYGK Music Video Debut: Wyre – Mr. Selekta

Wyre 'da LoveChild' has been in the industry for a very long minute, and much like the resurgence we've witnessed with Redsan and Nameless,...

MTV’s Explosive New Season of Hit Series ‘Shuga’ Heads Down South

First shot and produced for its first two seasons in Nairobi in 2009, MTV Shuga has since travelled to Nigeria for the 'Naija' version...

OYGK Global Select: Wizkid & Drake get ‘Closer’, Juliana is ‘Still...

What are the hottest new tracks on the African continent and around the globe? In this week's edition of the OYGK Global Select, your...