Diamond Platinumz banned from performing in Tanzania

Diamond Platnumz has been banned from performing in Tanzania. Tanzania’s regulatory arts board said it had taken the decision because he had performed one of his songs that had been banned a few weeks ago. On Sunday the singer, who popularised "bongo flava", Tanzanian hip hop, performed the song Mwanza to big crowds during a festival

Kanye West changes his name to Ye

Rapper Kanye West is changing his name - to Ye. Announcing the change on Twitter on Saturday, he wrote: "The being formally [sic] known as Kanye West. I am YE." West, 41, has been nicknamed Ye for some time and used the moniker as the title for his eighth album, which was