The search is over, stop scrolling and tuck into this week’s edition of CSA Global. From all corners of the globe, we bring you the stories blowing up the timeline and keeping you glued to your screens
Words: Tshiamo Seape
NONAME Wows crowds in Cape Town
Boiler Room in association with Budweiser brought Chicago born poet and hip-hop artist, Noname to Cape Town for one night only for an exhilarating performance. The “Telefone” songstress headlined the globally streamed event which was supported by Johannesburg’s own Sean Munnick and Cape Town locals Uncool Luke and Flōyu. The whole event went down at Cape Town’s Coco nightclub – an intimate affair that left those stranded in line green with envy. Coming just one night after DJ Lag had his own Boiler Room showcase in London, this proved a huge week for South African music. If you weren’t able to attend the Cape Town leg, check out the full stream beloW.
New Black Panther Trailer
Following a flurry of new trailer drops last week, the folks over at Marvel Studios dropped their very own trailer for one of the most hotly anticipated films of next year: Black Panther. In the first official trailer, we get a better look at king by day, superhero by night T’Challa/The Black Panther, played by Chadwick Boseman. The latest trailer also reveals the Black Panther battling the film’s antagonist – a feline-themed villain, perhaps the Charcoal Jaguar, for control of the fictional nation of Wakanda. The world created for the movie is expansive and many details are still to be revealed about the plot and characters, but if Monday’s trailer is anything to go by Black Panther is going to be an end to end action adventure for the ages. Black Panther releases February 9th.
Rihanna gets a street named after her
International music, fashion, beauty and all-around icon, Rihanna is about to get another accolade befitting her status: A street named after her. The Barbados Ministry of Tourism announced in October that Westbury New Road, a street in the town of St. Michael where Rihanna grew up, will be renamed Rihanna Drive. The unveiling will take place on November 3o, Barbados Independence Day, in a ceremony Rihanna is set to attend. Remind yourself why she deserves such an honour with “Work” featuring Drake below.
Tyler the Creator debuts GOLF FW17 collection
Rapper, designer, and part-time problem child, Tyler the Creator, has debuted the latest collection from his clothing label GOLF. In traditional Tyler style, the collection features a number of playfully vibrant pieces and some that reference his latest album Flower Boy. The latest collection also sees Tyler expand the offering beyond just apparel. You can now buy a GOLF-branded notebook, keychain, pen, patches, a range of gold chains and, of course, a variety of skate decks. Browse selected pieces below or shop the full collection at the brand’s website