Entertainment updates

1. Octopizzo makes it to Grammy awards consideration list

The Grammy awards academy has proposed Octopizzo to be nominated in four categories; Best Global Album (Jungle Fever), Best Global music performance (Lela), Producer of the year Non-Classical, Best Rap Song (Pockets, Interlude), and Best Rap Performance (Pockets, Interlude).

Reacting to the good news, the Lela hit-maker said that he is optimistic that one day he will bring a Grammy to Kibera.

Source: Pulselive Kenya

2. Netflix to release weekly ‘top 10’ list of movies and Tv shows

The streaming service said it will release global Top 10 lists for English-language films and television shows, based on the hours viewed, as well as for non-English language shows and movies every Tuesday. It also will rank its most popular titles in more than 90 countries.

Source: Standard entertainment and lifestyle

 

3. Kanye West taps Kenyan rapper for Donda Deluxe album

Kenyan rapper based in USA, Kaycyy has been featured in rapper Kanye West’s “Donda” Deluxe album. The Kenyan is flying the flag high in the US where he is currently based but he will soon be back home as he has a number of projects to do in his home country.

Source: Business today Kenya