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Is there a market for fun, catchy music that doesn't demean women?

Posted July 24, 2013 no picture Katarzyna Pawelczyk

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Tap, tap, tap. You can’t help yourself; inadvertently you start to bob your head, tap your fingers on the closest surface. You turn up the volume. What an awesome song you think, the beat just makes you want to dance. You quickly shazam it to check the name and the artist. And then the inevitable happens; you begin paying attention to the lyrics and you’re not impressed (and that’s putting it lightly). You know what lyrics I’m talking about – they’re usually s...


Moderat's Newly Launched "Gita" in Support of #ENDviolence

Posted October 8, 2013 Avatar JulieVOY

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Check out Moderat's newly launched music video, "Gita," in support of UNICEF's #ENDviolence Against Children campaign.


Music Will Change Things

Posted November 21, 2013 no picture Cynthiia Joseph

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So, my last post was actually about hearing the young one's speak. This article has a lot to do with it actually. Charice Pempengo, is not a stranger to us. A was a young girl from humble beginnings and had a lot of talent. She had a beautiful voice and sang in the likes of Celine Deon, one of her greatest idols. She didn't have a good childhood. I'm quite certain she was waiting for her chance to be heard. When her voice was heard by David Foster alongside with Oprah Winfrey, he...


Why did Michael Jackson change his skin colour?

Posted March 1, 2014 no picture aarthi_GEMConnect_Chennai_India

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Why Michael Jackson changed his skin colour? It has always been a mystery to me why Michael Jackson, King of Pop, changed his skin from black to white. Some people say it may have been due to a disease called vitilgo which cause white splotches on skin. But a lot of people suspect that it is due to one cause which exists even today: RACISM. Michael Jackson, an American actor, businessman, dancer, producer, singer and philanthropist, was said to have surpassed even Elvis Presl...


Music makes young peoples' realities better

Posted March 17, 2014 no picture Lungiswa_Connect_South Africa

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Source: https://soundcloud.com/childrensradiofoundation/ra...

In South Africa, music is and always has been a form of escape for most of the young people, especially those from disadvantaged communities, from the harsh realities of the lives that they are living and it is through music that most of the young South Africans are able to realize their dreams live their passions. Here is an example of a young man whose life has been difficult and has used music as an inspiration to realize his dreams and inspire other young South Africans.