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  • Trumpeter Hugh Masekela Says No to Pics with Girls with Weaves

    Apr 24, 15 by Qwest7 7 Comments

    *Hugh Masekela’s address at Rhodes University was one that found him voicing a disdain for a dwindling sense of heritage among youth. But that apparently took a backseat to his open dislike of girls wearing weaves or hair extensions. The revelation was expressed to a student who took a picture with the legendary South African […]

  • Sal Masekela Takes NBC to the Extreme with ‘Red Bull Signature Series’

    Apr 26, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Sal Masekela is pretty much the Howard Cosell of extreme sports. The 41-year-old son of South African jazz musician Hugh Masekela segued from being an NBA sideline reporter for ESPN to covering its annual X Games and Winter X Games, which features elite competitors in various action sports. NBC wanted in on the “action” and […]

  • New Film Inspired by ESPN’s Sal Masekela and Jazz Father Hugh

    Aug 17, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Olympus Pictures and Paul Haggis’ Hwy 61 announced today it is moving forward with a father-son project inspired by the relationship between ESPN sports commentator Selema “Sal” Masekela and his father, South African jazz musician and apartheid activist Hugh Masekela. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] The untitled project follows a son emerging out of the […]

  • THE (04-04-12) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Apr 4, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Just like the headline says, this page/board is where you can discuss the stuff that we didn’t cover in today’s issue. (It’s sort of like feedback with a twist) Remember, NO name calling, racial taunting, graphic sex talk and vulgarity in general, PLEASE. ——– EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE Our doubts are traitors, and make us lose […]

  • Video: Keys, Peas, Shakira Perform at World Cup Kickoff

    Jun 11, 10 by EurPublisher 3 Comments

    *Alicia Keys, the Black Eyed Peas and Shakira were among dozens of high-octane performers who rocked Soweto’s Orlando Stadium Thursday night to mark Africa’s first ever World Cup tournament. [Scroll down to watch performances.] According to AFP, a slew of local warm-up acts played for hours before the internationally televised portion of the concert began at […]