Atfer an amazing 2017, Stormzy was the big winner at this year’s Mobo Awards, picking up three of the top prizes during Wednesday
Twinning (in this case) is certainly winning.
There’s been a lot of twinning at important events lately and the MOBO awards was no different. Maya Jama, who presented
J Hus is also on the shortlist for four categories.
The 2017 Mobo Award nominations have been revealed and Stormzy is leading the way with five nods. The grime star is up for
Let's stop for a minute and appreciate this: Moonlight - a small-budget film about a poor, black, gay boy in Miami that took just 25 days to shoot - has won the Oscar for Best Picture - and Best Screenplay. To top it all, Mahershala Ali and Viola Davis won Best Supporting Actor and Actress respectively - the first time both awards have been won by people of colour.
Tonight the music and entertainment industries celebrate one of the biggest nights of the year: The 2017 BRIT Awards. Since the #BRITsSoWhite controversy last year, there has been much discussion around the measures that have been taken to address it. Commendably, BPI were among the first to admit that something needed to be done...
Rebecca got her big break on X Factor in 2010.
There's a plethora of non-white talent in the UK that hasn't been viewed by the BRITs let alone the general public. If the awards focused on record quality, rather than record sales then acts like Boy Better Know, FKA Twigs and Kwabs would have received a gong by now.