Weekly Wrap Up: Chris Brown, Mortal Kombat, Luther & Terri Walker

Here are the Soul Culture blog highlights from the last 7 days – a mix of the most popular and entertaining posts.

News you were checking:

Chris Brown European tour cancelled • Chris Brown announced on twitter (before swiftly deleting the post) that his European leg of his Fan Appreciation tour had been cancelled due to visa issues.

Alicia Keys x Knaan World Cup Opening Concert Performances • Check out footage of Alicia Keys and K’Naan rocking the South African crowd in the Orlando Stadium, Johannesburg.

Tinchy and Jay-Z Takeover Roc Nation • Jay-Z’s Roc Nation have signed Tinchy’s management company. The new leg of the company will be called Takeover Roc Nation and will release records with Sony Music and tickets with Live Nation.

Drake Freestyle on Westwood • Drake’s “freestyle” session on Tim Westwood’s 1xtra show… No Blackberry in sight this time.

Get your Geek on:


Mortal Kombat AND Rebirth Interview • Warner Brothers have purchased the movie rights for the franchise and Kevin Tancharoen has released this short test video independently, plus, Tancharoen talks about his direction for the new movie.

Thor Movie behind the scenes feature • Entertainment weekly exclusively went behind the scenes of Marvel Comics Thor movie to interview Chris Hemsworth who plays Thor god of thunder, on the top-secret Santa Fe, NM set of the highly anticipated superhero flick.

Behind the scenes of Pixar’s Day & Night• A behind the scenes look at the Pixar featurette which will be screened in cinemas with the release of Toy Story 3.

Best TV:

Luther – Episode 6 (Season Finale) full episode stream • DCI John Luther (played by The Wire’s Idris Elba)’s bad ass has kept the audience captivated for the last 6 weeks and this weeks episode was no exception.

Boondocks “smoking with cigarettes” • Latarian Milton gets The Boondocks Treatment in the latest episode of the the final season from our favourite animated crew.

VH1 Behind The Music: DMX Documentary • VH1 look at the harrowing and moving story behind DMX.

Aural goodness Pt. 1 | top mixtape freeloads:


Cee-Lo Green Mixtape • A collection of excellent new/unheard music that according to Onsmash has been “Signatured and Sung the Shit Out Of by Cee-Lo Green.

Michael Jackson Meets Fela Kuti Mashup Album: The King Meets The President In Africa The King Meets The President In Africa is a brand new Michael Jackson “vs” Fela Kuti mash-up/remix project from Rich Medina and The Marksmen Guerilla Production Networks.

Aural goodness Pt. 2 | top new music this week:


Dirty Money x Tinie Tempah x Tinchy Stryder – “Hello, Good Morning” (Team UK) remix • Diddy recruits London chart toppers Tinie Tempah & Tinchy Stryder for the “Hello, Good Morning” (Team UK remix).

Prince – “Hot Summer” • To celebrate Prince’s 52nd birthday he unleashed new song “Hot Summer” for his fans.

Terri Walker – “Understanding”SoulCulture exclusive! “Understanding” is the full-length first single from UK soul singer Terri Walker’s forthcoming Hip Hop inspired [as yet untitled] album on Bluroc/Rocafella Records, produced by Ski Beatz.

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