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Life+Times talk to Alex Gibney about “Finding Fela”
Few years ago a musical based on the events in the life of groundbreaking Nigerian composer and activist Fela Anikulapo Kuti, titled simply “Fela!” opened on Broadway. It portrays Kuti in the days when he was the target of 1,000 government soldiers assigned to end his public performances at the legendary Lagos nightclub The Shrine. “Fela!” has become a huge success on stage, and became one of the most critically-acclaimed musicals of the 2010.
Now in 2014, August 1st to be exact, the long awaited documentary “Finding Fela” will see the light of the day. Life+Times had a chance to talk to Alex Gibney, who directed the movie, about the process of creation as he goes in detail about legacy of Nigerian musical genious. Read the interview on Life+Times.

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Life+Times talk to Alex Gibney about “Finding Fela”
Few years ago a musical based on the events in the life of groundbreaking Nigerian composer and activist Fela Anikulapo Kuti, titled simply “Fela!” opened on Broadway. It portrays Kuti in the days when he was the target of 1,000 government soldiers assigned to end his public performances at the legendary Lagos nightclub The Shrine. “Fela!” has become a huge success on stage, and became one of the most critically-acclaimed musicals of the 2010.
Now in 2014, August 1st to be exact, the long awaited documentary “Finding Fela” will see the light of the day. Life+Times had a chance to talk to Alex Gibney, who directed the movie, about the process of creation as he goes in detail about legacy of Nigerian musical genious. Read the interview on Life+Times.


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Future - Coupe (Official Video)

Future doesn’t have no time to waste. His sophomore album “Honest" was a success, but that doesn’t stop him from dropping new music. His newest banger titled "Coupe" (produced by Drumma Boy) got animated video as it will be a part of Adult Swim’s eclectic single series, which will be downloadable on July 28th

Future also plans to release another album this year, the often delayed Future Hendrix.


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Kendrick Lamar Complex Cover Story Uncut
We already read a cover story for August/September issue of Complex mag, but that wasn’t the half. In the uncut version Kendrick gets more up close and personal as he talks about his greater purpose, childhood, discovering the world, his parents and how he is being treated around his old neighborhood nowadays. There is also untypical point of view on money, drugs, dealing with stress and being celebrity. Of course we get some info about the follow up to his classic debut, process in the studio, relationship with Dr. Dre and his label mates. 
Kendrick is just such a humble guy, so many interesting things is being said. Do yourself a favor and take the time, cause this is a must read. View Larger

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Kendrick Lamar Complex Cover Story Uncut

We already read a cover story for August/September issue of Complex mag, but that wasn’t the half. In the uncut version Kendrick gets more up close and personal as he talks about his greater purpose, childhood, discovering the world, his parents and how he is being treated around his old neighborhood nowadays. There is also untypical point of view on money, drugs, dealing with stress and being celebrity. Of course we get some info about the follow up to his classic debut, process in the studio, relationship with Dr. Dre and his label mates. 
Kendrick is just such a humble guy, so many interesting things is being said. Do yourself a favor and take the time, cause this is a must read.

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Another promising show for [adult swim]

I will let Adult Swim explain this… Can’t wait!!!

In Mike Tyson Mysteries, a new half-hour animated adult comedy series, Mike Tyson is taking the fight from the boxing ring to the streets … by solving mysteries! Aided by the Mike Tyson Mystery Team – the Ghost of the Marquess of Queensbury, Mike’s adopted Korean daughter, and a pigeon who was once a man – Mike Tyson will answer any plea sent to him. If you have a problem that needs solving, Iron Mike is in your corner.

It can’t come soon enough!


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Beastie Boys get mural in NYC

It’s nice to now you have fans, real fans, but LeRoy McCarthy went a step further and really showed how much he cares about Beastie Boys and their legacy. After his attempt to rename the intersection of Rivnigton and Ludlow streets to Beastie Boys Square went sour, he managed to bring back to life Paul’s Boutique. On July 25th it was 25 years since the sophomore album by the Beastie Boys named after this New York store came out. Paul’s Boutique doesn’t exist anymore, but the artist, Danielle Mastrion will design a huge mural on the side of the current proprietor’s establishment, Wolfnights. 
After very successful debut album, Beasties left Def Jam and moved to L.A. to work on their second album with The Dust Brothers. The result was “Paul’s Boutique”, one of the best albums of all-time and not just in Hip-Hop.

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Beastie Boys get mural in NYC
It’s nice to now you have fans, real fans, but LeRoy McCarthy went a step further and really showed how much he cares about Beastie Boys and their legacy. After his attempt to rename the intersection of Rivnigton and Ludlow streets to Beastie Boys Square went sour, he managed to bring back to life Paul’s Boutique. On July 25th it was 25 years since the sophomore album by the Beastie Boys named after this New York store came out. Paul’s Boutique doesn’t exist anymore, but the artist, Danielle Mastrion will design a huge mural on the side of the current proprietor’s establishment, Wolfnights. 
After very successful debut album, Beasties left Def Jam and moved to L.A. to work on their second album with The Dust Brothers. The result was “Paul’s Boutique”, one of the best albums of all-time and not just in Hip-Hop.

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ScHoolboy Q on The Juice podcast
Groovy Q stopped by for the next episode of Billboard’s The Juice podcast. Take a 40 minute listen and hear what he has to say about tour life, Peterpalooza, his friends, his new album (which he already began to work on) and of course TDE. 
Q is a busy guy, after he toured the world along with label mate Isaiah Rashad and one of the best young cats coming from Cali - Vince Staples, he is already preparing for another journey, cause King of the Fall tour with The Weeknd and JhenéAiko kicks of in September. This episode is as funny as every time ScHoolboy comes around. YAWK YAWK YAWK!

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BANGLADESH, Narail : Bangladeshi fisherman feed their otters as they catch fish in Narail some 208kms from Dhaka on March 11, 2014. The fishermen are using a rare technique that relies on coordination between man and trained otters, a centuries-old fishing partnership that has already long died out in other parts of Asia. AFP PHOTO/Munir uz ZAMAN View Larger

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BANGLADESH, Narail : Bangladeshi fisherman feed their otters as they catch fish in Narail some 208kms from Dhaka on March 11, 2014. The fishermen are using a rare technique that relies on coordination between man and trained otters, a centuries-old fishing partnership that has already long died out in other parts of Asia. AFP PHOTO/Munir uz ZAMAN


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INDIA, Hyderabad : An Indian farmer rests among watermelons at his fruit stall prior to auctioning them at the Gaddiannaram wholesale fruit market on the outskirts of Hyderabad on March 19, 2014. India’s inflation hit a nine-month low in February data showed, but analysts saw little chance of any immediate intrest rate cut. Slowing inflation may also have come too late for the embattled Congress-led goverment which faces elections in April and trails in opinion polls. AFP PHOTO/Noah SEELAM View Larger

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INDIA, Hyderabad : An Indian farmer rests among watermelons at his fruit stall prior to auctioning them at the Gaddiannaram wholesale fruit market on the outskirts of Hyderabad on March 19, 2014. India’s inflation hit a nine-month low in February data showed, but analysts saw little chance of any immediate intrest rate cut. Slowing inflation may also have come too late for the embattled Congress-led goverment which faces elections in April and trails in opinion polls. AFP PHOTO/Noah SEELAM


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INDONESIA, Sukamade : This photograph taken on March 23, 2014 shows baby green turtles crawling to the sea after being hatched and released at a turtle sanctuary on Sukamade island inSukamade island  regency, East Java province. Indonesia, at the crossroads of important migration routes next to the Pacific and Indian Oceans, is home to six out of seven of the world’s turtle species. AFP PHOTO / SONNY TUMBELAKA View Larger

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INDONESIA, Sukamade : This photograph taken on March 23, 2014 shows baby green turtles crawling to the sea after being hatched and released at a turtle sanctuary on Sukamade island inSukamade island  regency, East Java province. Indonesia, at the crossroads of important migration routes next to the Pacific and Indian Oceans, is home to six out of seven of the world’s turtle species. AFP PHOTO / SONNY TUMBELAKA


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COLOMBIA, Medellín : A students walks past a mural, part of the project “Medellin is painted for life”, at Comuna 13 shantytown, one of the poorest areas of Medellin, Antioquia department, Colombia on April 1, 2014, ahead of the World Urban Forum 7, which will take place in Medellin from April 5 to 11. Medellin was chosen by popular vote through the internet as “Innovative City of the Year” in a contest organized by The Wall Street Journal and Citigroup in 2013. The distinction was basically made for its modern transportation system, public library, escalators built in a shantytown and schools that have allowed the integration of society. AFP PHOTO/Raul ARBOLEDA View Larger

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COLOMBIA, Medellín : A students walks past a mural, part of the project “Medellin is painted for life”, at Comuna 13 shantytown, one of the poorest areas of Medellin, Antioquia department, Colombia on April 1, 2014, ahead of the World Urban Forum 7, which will take place in Medellin from April 5 to 11. Medellin was chosen by popular vote through the internet as “Innovative City of the Year” in a contest organized by The Wall Street Journal and Citigroup in 2013. The distinction was basically made for its modern transportation system, public library, escalators built in a shantytown and schools that have allowed the integration of society. AFP PHOTO/Raul ARBOLEDA


15 years since start of NATO's war against Serbia - B92 English →

Forgive, but never forget…

According to estimates of the Serbian government at least 2,500 people were killed (according to some sources, the total number of fatalities was almost 4,000), while more than 12,500 were injured. The recently published official data of the Ministry of Defense of Serbia speaks about 1,008 soldiers and policemen killed, while unofficial data shows that 6,000 civilians, including 2,700 children, suffered various degrees of injuries. 

The attacks also damaged 14 airports, 19 hospitals, 20 health centers, 18 kindergartens, 69 schools, 176 cultural monuments and 44 bridges, while 38 were destroyed.