Pharrell Williams

Global Citizen: Preaching the good news according to Madiba

The festival is aimed at addressing social ills Sunday’s concert had the makings of a charismatic church crusade

Eradicating poverty is not a naïve pipe dream

'To be clear, ending extreme poverty by 2030 is not a farcical or fantastical aim,' writes Kweku Mandela

Pharrell Williams: In tune but not with protesters

Singing hits from his over two-decade-long career, US star Pharrell Williams's shows in Jo'burg and the Cape wowed crowds and caused controversy.

Pharrell Williams collaborating with Woolworths

Woolworths has announced a partnership with Grammy award-winning musician, record producer and philanthropist, Pharrell Williams.

Entertainment news: Pharrell Williams, Zoolander and Flabba have us talking

From Pharrell Williams's copyright infringement claims to Nkululeko “Flabba” Habedi's funeral, we've rounded up the news you might have missed here.

Grammys: Kanye West, Prince and an award-less Iggy Azalea steal the show

The internet was shocked by the Australian rapper's no-win, while Kanye West's rant about Beck's award trended on Twitter. Here's a Grammy round up.

The most streamed music of 2014

US musician Pharrell Williams dominates both local and international streaming platforms.

‘Happy’ brings Pharrell to tears during Oprah interview

Singer and songwriter Pharrell Williams has ended up in tears after Oprah Winfrey showed him how his hit became a worldwide phenomenon.

Restaurant pays over $44k for Pharrell’s hat

Fast food restaurant Arby's has paid $44 100 for a Vivienne Westwood hat made famous by producer-rapper-singer Pharrell Williams.

Daft Punk, Lorde scoop top awards at Grammys

The French DJ duo and New Zealand teen star walked off with album, record and song of the year at an awards ceremony in which 33 couples got married.

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Democracy will flounder sans Stats SA

As the government bails out state-owned entities, it is leaving a hole in the budget of the agency tasked with telling us what South Africa looks like — one that is crucial to government decisions

The Facebook group taking on South Africa’s white right

Online battle over the ‘white genocide’ narrative on social media has dangerous real-world consequences

Trolley tender causes Acsa eruption

Stolen contract exposes rift in the senior ranks at the state airport’s management companies

Press Releases

Over R400-m given to businesses since launch of three-minute overdraft

The 3-minute overdraft radically reduces the time it takes for businesses to have their working capital needs met

Tourism can push Africa onto a new path – minister

The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income

SAB Zenzele Kabili B-BBEE share scheme

New scheme to be launched following the biggest B-BBEE FMCG payout in South Africa’s history

Digging deep

Automation is unstoppable, but if we're strategic about its implementation, it presents major opportunities

TFSAs are the gymnasts of the retirement savings world

The idea is to get South Africans to save, but it's best to do your research first to find out if a TFSA is really suited to your needs