Posts tagged "Nelson Mandela"

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The 25th Anniversary Of Nelson Mandela’s Prison Release Was Cause For Celebration

Today marks the 25th anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s release from prison, and his home country of South Africa is celebrating.

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Idris Elba Pays Tribute To Nelson Mandela With ‘mi Mandela’ Album

First Idris Elba played the role of fearless South African president Nelson Mandela on the silver screen titled Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom. Now, the…

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Global Week: Chrisette Michele Went To South Africa And Compiled This Photo Diary

The power of music. It can traverse cultures and continents, connect people from the farthest of the world's corners. For Chrisette Michele, it's taken the…

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Leonardo DiCaprio Fighting To Get Nelson Mandela Pic

Leonardo DiCaprio wants that old thing back.

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’12 Years a Slave’ to be Added to Public High School Curriculums [Photos]

  Cinema is just one art form that can be used to not only entertain, but to educate, so we're especially excited…

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India Arie Writes An Open Letter To The Grammys: “The Bigger Losers Are All of Black Music”

If Kendrick Lamar is upset about being robbed of his Grammy award Sunday Night (Jan 26) he doesn't have to speak on it…

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Idris Elba Talks Golden Globes on ‘Chelsea Lately’ [Video]

Yesterday, we got a late night chocolate fix in the form of Idris Elba, who stopped by Chelsea Lately for a chat about…

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Naomie Harris Talks Playing ‘Mother Africa’ with Red Magazine [Photos]

Naomie Harris has been on our radar since her turn as a sexy Bond girl and now the British bombshell is getting Oscar…

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New Music: Rakim Honors Nelson Mandela In ‘Madiba’

Hip hop notable Rakim paid homage to the late Nelson Mandela in his song "Madiba." The song also celebrates the release of the film Mandela:…

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Nelson Mandela Laid To Rest In Qunu

Nelson Mandela was buried on the hills in Qunu, his childhood hometown, on Sunday (Dec. 15). The funeral marked the end of 10 days of…

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RZA Pays Tribute To Nelson Mandela With ‘Gift Of Hope’

Wu-Tang's leader returns with a heartfelt dedication song to the late Nelson Mandela. Putting his pen game to use, RZA tapped singer Will Wells to…

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Jay Z Pays Tribute To Nelson Mandela (Video)

Jay Z finished his U.S. Magna Carta show in L.A. with a tribute to Nelson Mandela last night, as he dedicated "Forever Young" to the…

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Wyclef Jean Records A Song In Memory Of Nelson Mandela

With his guitar in hand, the former Fugees member scribed a tribute song in memory of Nelson Mandela, South Africa’s first black president, who died…

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Nelson Mandela Will Be Enshrined In Yankee Stadium’s Monument Park

To commemorate the life of the late Nelson Mandela, New York will be installing a plaque in his honor. The South African icon's plaque will…

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Kanye West: I’ve Never Said Anything To Dishonor Mandela

Paris Hilton wasn't the only target of an Internet hoax. This past weekend, Kanye West was quoted as saying "I am the next Nelson Mandela,"…

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Nelson Mandela’s Daughters Learn News of His Death at London Premiere

Nelson Mandela's death touched a nation. While in London to attend the premiere of the Mandela biopic Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, his daughter…

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Kanye West ‘I Am The Next Mandela’ Quote Was Just A Hoax

Don't believe everything you read on the Internet. Satire website Daily Current decided to have a little fun with Kanye West's in-your-face charisma and posted…
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