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Cicely Tyson, legendary actor known for ‘Sounder’, dies at 96



She was nominated for an Oscar for her part in “Sounder” and got a Tony Award in 2013 when she was 88.

Cicely Tyson, an legendary film, TV and stage entertainer known for “Sounder” and other roles, kicked the bucket Thursday at 96 years old, her family said.

“With heavy heart, the family of Miss Cicely Tyson announces her peaceful transition this afternoon,” her manager, Larry Thompson, said in a statement. “At this time, please allow the family their privacy.”

A reason for death was not promptly given.

Tyson was born and raised in Harlem and was first found as a model for Ebony Magazine. She started her screen vocation with bit parts however acquired acclaim in the mid 1970s when Black ladies were at last beginning to get featuring jobs.

Tyson featured as Rebecca Morgan, a tenant farmer in the 1972 film “Sounder” and was selected for best entertainer at the Academy Awards the following year.

Tyson additionally won two Emmy grants for “The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman,” and in 2013 she won a Tony Award for “The Trip to Bountiful.”

In 2016, President Barack Obama granted Tyson the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the country’s most noteworthy regular citizen honor, and the year prior to that she got the Kennedy Center Honors lifetime accomplishment award.

Obama in introducing Tyson the decoration of opportunity in 2016 said she molded the course of history.

“Cicely made a conscious decision not just to say lines but to speak out,” Obama said. “I would not accept roles, she said, unless they projected us, particularly women, in a realistic light and dealt with us as human beings.”

Tyson’s memoir, “Just as I Am: A Memoir,” came out this week.

In 2018, Tyson was gotten some information about the accomplishment of Black ladies in Hollywood, similar to Viola Davis and Kerry Washington, and about effective movies, similar to “Black Panther” and “A Wrinkle in Time,” and she said it was high time.

“It’s long overdue, I can tell you that,” Tyson told NBC News. ” It has always been there. We have been a race of people that have been suppressed out of fear and finally we have been able to get a hold on the power that this industry wields.”

“It’s certainly because of our stick-to-it-iveness,” she said.

Thompson, Tyson’s administrator, said he dealt with her profession for forty years “and each year was a privilege and blessing.”

“Cicely thought of her new memoir as a Christmas tree decorated with all the ornaments of her personal and professional life,” Thompson said. “Today she placed the last ornament, a Star, on top of the tree.”

While Tyson didn’t win the Oscar in 1973, she was granted a privileged Oscar in 2018 for her collection of work.

Among her numerous prominent jobs, she showed up in 1991’s “Fried Green Tomatoes,” 2005’s “Diary of a Mad Black Woman” and “The Help,” which came out in 2011.

Tyson showed up in the arrangement “Roots,” in which she played he played Binta, mother of the hero, Kunta Kinte. She additionally played Coretta Scott King in the 1978 arrangement “King” and Harriet Tubman in the arrangement “A Woman Called Moses,” which likewise came out that year.

In 1994, she won an Emmy for her job as Castalia in “Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All.”

At the function where she got her privileged Oscar, Tyson mirrored that 45 years prior she had been offered her first significant film, “Sounder.” Looking back at her long profession, she discussed the significance of confidence and conviction, and she noticed that in one month she would be 94 years of age.

“I don’t know that I would cherish a better gift than this — this is the culmination of all those years, of have and have-not,” she said. “

The Academy was among the many grieving her. “Early in her career, Cicely Tyson promised herself that she would only portray strong women. Harriet Tubman. Coretta Scott King. Miss Jane Pittman, and so many others,” the Academy tweeted, adding “she led by example and will be missed.”

Recognitions for Tyson hailed her as somebody who made ready for other people. The Martin Luther King, Jr. Focus said, “Trailblazer is not a sufficient description,” calling Tyson “a legendary artist, sage and matriarch.”

The rapper and entertainer Common tweeted, “While she may be gone, her work and life will continue to inspire millions for years to come,” and the astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson called her “a force of nature unto herself.”

Broadway star Tracie Thoms expressed gratitude toward Tyson: “I have no words. Just thank you, Madame Cicely Tyson. We are, because YOU paved the way for us. A queen and a trailblazer indeed.”


Shaun Enzo Is Taking His Love For Pop Music To A New Height



The takeover of fashion with rap has been only done by a select few. Shaun Enzo, born as Shaban Asif in New York City, has had his sights on taking over music and the fashion industry since he was young. Combining his love for pop punk music with rap, he would also be inspired by his music idol. Kanye West. The album YEEZUS and fashion line of Adidas Yeezy would be a catalyst for him to explore fashion more in depth and create his own aesthetic. Working towards building his skills in both fashion and music, he would soon apply both and record music while also styling himself with renowned pieces from designers like Rick Owens, Balenciaga, and Fear Of God. His new single “Again” has been released on all streaming platforms and is slowly taking Tik Tok & Instagram by storm. His music is a great combination of melodic hyper pop with punk rock inspired beats. Shaun Enzo raps and sings together to make his own blend of rap. We look forward to the bright future of Shaun Enzo in the rap world. His debut EP is slated to come out early 2022.   



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Netflix’s unique series ‘Squid Game’ positioned first on Netflix’s worldwide graph for 29 days, with ‘My Name’ on number 3



Netflix’s unique series ‘Squid Game’, coordinated by Hwang Dong-hyuk has positioned first on Netflix’s worldwide graph for 29 days, with ‘My Name’ on number 3 spot.

Netflix’s unique series Squid Game, coordinated by Hwang Dong-hyuk has positioned first on Netflix’s worldwide graph for 29 days.

As indicated by the FlixPatrol, a worldwide OTT content positioning site, the Korean series bested the ‘Main 10 Most Popular TV Shows on Netflix’ outline on October 22 with 761 focuses on the 21st. The most recent series which was delivered on the monster streaming stage Netflix on September 17, has kept up with its main spot on Netflix’s worldwide TV programs outline for 29 days from September 23 till October 22, showing its drawn out notoriety. Moreover, it is eminent that My Name and tvN show Hometown Cha Cha has been recorded in the best 10.

Then again, My Name is a South Korean streaming TV series coordinated by Kim Jin-min and featuring Han So-hee, Park Hee-soon, and Ahn Bo-Hyun. The series rotates around a lady pack to vindicate her dad’s demise then, at that point, goes secret as a cop. Three scenes out of eight were screened at 26th Busan International Film Festival. It was delivered on Netflix on October 15, 2021.

Squid Game positions first for 29 days; My Name positions third on Netflix

The new series My Name on Netflix has positioned third in the worldwide diagram with 563 focuses on the 22nd. Another fascinating series Hometown Cha Cha has gotten 150 focuses and positioned seventh. The series My Name is a noir TV series that follows the account of Ji-charm (entertainer Han So-hee) who looks for vengeance for her hoodlum father’s homicide in the wake of penetrating the police under another name and is acquiring tremendous fame.

Squid Game is a thrill ride show that follows the narrative of 400 and 56 individuals, who have all battled monetarily throughout everyday life and are welcome to play a secretive endurance rivalry. Contending in a progression of conventional kids’ games yet with destructive turns, they hazard their lives to go after tremendous prize cash. The series is written and helmed by South Korean movie producer Hwang Dong-hyuk. Aside from positioning on the top, the series accomplished one more accomplishment after it sacked two assignments in Gotham Award.

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melodic music artist Köni Famous because of his works



Most of us are already aware of Köni, the melodic and highly skilled music artist behind famous titles like Dive In and La Luv. This rising musician has composed and published re-narrations and original mix versions of popular tunes like Zuhume, Donna Carmen, Switzerland, and Rock N Roll. Being an Indian, however, he has not lost touch with his traditional musical roots, with his most popular Spotify release being the Assem Remix of Mera Joota Hia Japaani, published under Lump Records.

Don’t forget to check out Koni’s famous works, such as Hava Nagila Matizze Remix, Mera Joota Hia Japan, Turkish March, and Sa Trinxa. You will find music for every mood on his channel. Given his excellence, Köni is all set to rise the ranks in the music industry, producing many more excellent musical pieces in the times to come.

Personally, Köni boasts a medieval eyepatch covering his right eye and a western formal attire: a direct reincarnation of the music he produces. Most musical compositions of Köni are upbeat, stirring, and highly stimulating. In most of his remixes, he turns the original song up a notch by adding background beats, upscale rhythms, and sounds to enhance the music profile. Therefore, even the die-hard fans of the original song find the remake much more interesting, enthralling, and full of passion. 

Fans and music enthusiasts can connect with Köni on Spotify, Soundcloud, and Instagram. He currently streams most of his remixes and releases on his Spotify account ( and YouTube Channel ( You may follow and connect with him on his Instagram account as well (@konimusik). Similarly, he is available on Soundcloud, where he regularly uploads his recent musical masterpieces for free streaming by his fans. You may connect with him on social media or leave a message about his inspirational music tunes and remixes.

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