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Justice Williams MBE: One of the most powerful women in Birmingham

At just 29 years old, Justice Amariah Williams is recognised as one of the top 50 most powerful women in Birmingham. Having recently had her services to the community recognised by the Queen, there seems to be no stopping this young social entrepreneur and business mogul. With four established businesses under her belt Justice is always on the go! When...

Shola Ama’s hot new tune

Perempay and Dee blast out another big tune featuring Brit Award winner Shola Ama.

Griminal: Young, smart & talented

Rocking a fitted jacket and a bow tie, Griminal is dressed in attire that is a far cry from the clothes he wears daily. “It’s not something I’ve rocked before but it’s cool. Something new!” he says. The 18 year-old Londoner is currently studying music at college and isn’t afraid to show his style and versatility, although he admits...

‘He’s Lethal Like Bizzle’: Chip – London Boy [Mixtape]

Judging by his brand new mixtape Chip has proved he is almost certainly one of the best rappers to grace the UK hip hop scene. One can easily dispute that ‘London Boy’ crushes anything ever produced in recent times, but the Grand Hustle Records signee, must be complimented on his growth unleashed on this masterpiece. The highly anticipated mixtape hosted by...

BET’s best new artist… August Alsina! @AugustAlsina @JoeWa113r

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August Alsina was crowned "Best New Artist" at this years BET Awards so here at Flavourmag we have decided to tell you all you need to know about the up and coming star. August has already teamed up with some of the biggest names in the music business right now including the likes of Trey Songz, Chris Brown, Fabolous, Jeezy...

Singer and screen siren Karen David – Talks to Flavour

Everybody in the studio is blown away by Karen. With her porcelain doll-like features, cinnamon complexion and smile, it’s easy to see why Bill Cosby hand-picked Ms David to star alongside him in a TV advert when she was just 6-years-old. ‘I remember him making me laugh so much my cheeks were sore,’ says the performer. Born in Shillong, at the...

Introducing musician and poet Yussef Ahmed @yussefahmed

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Q) What is Yussef Ahmed about? I was born in London to Trinidadian parents but spent my formative years in Port Of Spain Trinidad Before returning back to the UK at 17 years old and have travelled extensively ever since. Q) What do you love most about what you do? I like working on poetical and musical ideas, mostly coming up with melodies...

UK’s top 20 gym tracks

It’s that time of year again when, after two weeks of festive indulgence, thoughts turn to shifting those extra pounds. To help everyone kick-start their exercise regimes this January, PRS for Music has today released the most played songs by the UK’s fitness & gym instructors. PRS for Music, the organisation that collects royalties for songwriters and composers, has...

DJ Longers’ weekly entertainment round up

DJ Longers, one of the UK's most popular DJs has hooked up with Flavour to provide entertainment news. If you want to keep up-to-date with what's happening here and abroad then keep it locked to DJ Longers right here. Bashy Gets Bashed!! They say the good die young and now it seems the good also get jumped!!! This news came as a...

Win a copy of Love Songs by Mariah Carey

For Valentine’s Day, Mariah Carey releases ‘LoveSongs’ on the 8th February 2009 with Sony Music Entertainment, the perfect gift for Valentine’s lovers. Flavour have 3 copies of this compilation of classic songs from the acclaimed singer songwriter to giveaway. The album features beautiful ballads including Mariah’s signature love song ‘My All’. It also includes many of the outstanding tracks she...

Smash of the Week: Kali Uchis releases RUSH video

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Our girl of the moment Kali Uchis has just released the new video for RUSH. The soulful vocalist is back again with a tune and video that we simply had to feature as Smash Of The Week. The video see's Kali in 70's style theme, licking lollipops, floating in a pool and roller skating in short, shorts and more. Now here's...

Future Flavours Bringing it Fresh for February

This is the second Future Flavours of the year and what a massive look because a lady - who I previously featured late last year - Laura Mvula is really taking things to the head. She is currently receiving huge praises and has been hotly tipped for big things....You just watch this space! Iggy Azalea putting in the Work! I think...

Flawless Finish – Laying The Foundations

Flavour's beauty editor Lea James talks about how you can get a flawless finish with you foundation. They Say: Now you can achieve the ultimate flawless finish with VIE at home’s new mousse foundation, Airbrush Perfection, £18. Available in light, medium and dark shades, VIE at home has created a foundation that feels as light as a feather yet offers superior...

Video Premiere: DoctaDee Feat. Shimzie — ‘Tele Mi’

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All the artists who are independent — throw your hands up! DoctaDee is a carrying the flag for unsigned rappers. The London native, who has the ability to paint vivid pictures, is fusing his roots with modern day culture. Where newbie’s these days rely on co-signs, Docta Dee is doing it alone. While his new single ‘Tele Mi’ has been in...

Dru Blu Unveils New Single ‘Check (All Eyes On Me)’ Featuring Stylo G

Dru Blu couldn't be stopped in 2011, and is having a hard time still being topped in 2012. Having being dubbed as the 'king of the Youtube UK Rap genre', Dru Blu, previously known as Don Strapzy has announced the release of his debut single ‘Check (All Eyes On Me’). With the single already doing major things on radio, Dru and...

Urban Female Group ‘RD’

RD (aka Ruff Diamonds) are Chronz, Martika and Troy; three girls from London, ready to fill the gap left in the UK for a female urban group. Their first single, ‘Alrite Stillll’ showcases the girls’ talents in singing and Mc-ing, fusing r&b, hip hop and dancehall influences, with a UK flava. ‘Alrite Stillll’  is set...

Flavourmag spends a morning with KISS’ DJ Neev

Early last week, Flavourmag spent time with the rather beautiful DJ NEEV at the KISS FM headquarters and what a day. We had a personal tour of the studios where we saw the institution that is SHORTEE BLITZ with DJ MK blazing up an afternoon show, before watching NEEV drop her hugely popular morning show from 9-12pm Monday to...

Akon

Multi-platinum recording artist Akon has teamed up with RnB sensation Keri Hilson to produce Oh Africa, an exhilarating football anthem to help underprivileged African youngsters. With its uplifting catchy rhythm and memorable lyrics the song expresses a desire for world unity – something Michael Jackson would be proud of. We caught up with Aliaune Badara Akon Thiam to talk...

Interview with Yours Truly, Ariana Grande! @ArianaGrande

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Many things have changed for Ariana Grande, once known as just the star of Nickelodeon's television show Victorious, she now is an international singing sensation with a voice like Mariah Carey to match. Her debut album 'Yours Truly' rocketed in at Number 1 in the USA and 30 other countries as well as peaking at Number 2 on the...

Flavour On The Road: Mike Posner in Birmingham

The ladies love him for his smooth Rnb voice, and already he’s on his way to establishing himself, as a force to be reckoned with. Flavour’s Noel Phillips recently headed out to see American singer-songwriter Mr Mike ‘Cooler Than Me’ Posner, while on his mini tour at the HMV Institute in Birmingham. He performed his hit singles ‘Please Don't...

Exclusive: Wretch 32 interview at Footlocker

On Saturday afternoon footwear fanatics made their way to the opening of the new Foot Locker flagship store on Oxford Street in London. The opening attracted hundreds of sneaker loving enthusiasts which had DJ Manny Norte on the decks entertaining the excited crowds. UK urban music star Wretch 32 headlined the opening offering meet and greets to those in attendance....

Drox – Mercy Ft Eva Alordiah [Music Video]

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Drox, aka An(dr)ew F(ox)ton, a rapper/DJ from the world-famous nightclub scene in Newcastle, collaborates with the most successful Nigerian female Rapper, Eva Alordiah on ‘Mercy’ which has already charged in to Music Weeks urban chart Top 10 . The combination of a man who has never been known to wear a shirt until the temperature drops below zero, and then...

Fuse ODG: Can The New King Of Afrobeats Conquer The World?

Very few afrobeat stars have arrived as fully formed as 24-year-old Fuse ODG. He is undisputedly the biggest breakthrough artist of 2013 and his achievements have already thrust him into a higher orbit. 20 million YouTube views? Yep. The first Ghanaian artist to ever have a single charted at number one on the iTunes World Chart? Absolutely. Both Chris...

The Brothers – Exclusive Flavour photos

From the outside looking in, the world of TV is filled with glitz and oozes glamour. Being able to do what you love and be rewarded is extremely appealing. As I watch the male cast of The Brothers on set of the Flavour photo shoot, I wonder about their road to fame. ‘I've had to kick down many doors,'...

India.Arie to release new album

India.Arie is preparing to drop a second volume in her series of "Testimony" albums. "Testimony: Vol. 2, Love & Politics," a follow up to 2006's "Testimony: Vol. 1, Life & Relationship," is scheduled for release the end of February. The lead single, "Chocolate High," features her former boyfriend Musiq Soulchild, while second single "Therapy" includes Jamaican roots artist Gramps Morgan....

Video: Charlie Brown performs ‘Dependency’ live

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With the release of his new single ‘Dependency’, singer-songwriter Charlie Brown hooked up with Flavour Magazine to perform it live. Check out his performance and order the single from iTunes.

Miss Flavour 2009 winner: Melissa Lewars

Introducing real life beauty queen Melissa Lewars, the 21-year-old student who won the title of Miss Flavour 2009 at a star-studded ceremony held at Café de Paris on Wednesday 11th November. Melissa beat 20 other contestants to win the title, with children’s worker Angelique Davis walking away with 1st runner up and musical theatre student and salsa dancing champion Xenia...

‘City On Lock’ by Steelo 1 ft. Sneakbo, DVS and English Frank

West London singer, Steelo 1, has just released his new single 'City on Lock' featuring fellow UK artists; Sneakbo, DVS and English Frank. This summer party anthem epitomises the success that these artists are enjoying in London, having racked up over 16 million Youtube views all together. Te collaboration was brought together by Delight 103 FM manager, DJ Sponge, who...

Wiley’s new song feat. Emeli Sande

East London's Richard Cowie aka Wiley is set to release his new song on 28th February 2010 'Never Be Your Woman' featuring Emeli Sand. Producing and mentoring most of the scene's biggest names including Dizzee Rascal, Tinchy Stryder, Chipmunk and JME, Wiley is a genius producer and groundbreaking MC who has taken his music scene from an underground phenomenon...

Shontelle: The island girl on breaking free, working with Rihanna and Derülo, and how a gamble paid off

Waiting in her dressing room while she’s on stage rehearsing for a later performance, I find myself flicking through the TV channels, nervously waiting for her to join me. When eventually introduced to Shontelle, I steel myself for the interview and extend my hand in a formal greeting... but instead, the Bajan beauty pulls me into an enthusiastic embrace!...

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