Updates on Dev Patel “Monkey Man”, Seyi Vibez, Doja Cat, Lizzo and Chance Perdomo.

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Dev Patel reveals the challenges faced whilst making “Monkey Man”.

Ahead of the official release of the long-awaited movie, “Monkey Man”, Dev Patel has revealed that the production faced numerous challenges, regarding it as the most demanding work he has ever done. Patel revealed that the movie financier was on the verge of backing out, while the Covid-19 outbreak also disrupted plans of shooting the film in India. He also described filming with unconventional methods like phones and GoPros due to the equipment failures, forcing cast members to repair broken tables between takes. The film has received huge reviews as it braces up for a monumental release.


Seyi Vibez surpasses Asake to become Audiomack’s most streamed act.

Afrobeats star, Seyi Vibez is enjoying one of the biggest organic growth in the Nigerian music industry. Boasting of successful projects across streaming platforms, he has also worked with some of the genre’s biggest stars including Burna Boy and Kizz Daniel. In new story, Seyi Vibez has surpassed over 1.4 billion streams to overtake Asake as the most streamed artiste on Audiomack. The “Cana” singer who has released five projects on the platform is gradually etching his place as one of Nigeria’s biggest stars to transform into a streaming monster.


Doja Cat announces new single, “MASC”, to be released on April 5th.

Ahead of the release of her “Scarlet” album deluxe, Doja Cat has announced a new single which is set to be released on April 5. The new song, “MASC” was included among the seven-song track list posted by the rapper on her Instagram back in January, which hinted the coming release of “Scarlet” deluxe. Announcing this new release on Instagram, Doja shared a short snippet of the song which has successfully raised the expectations of fans for the new release.


Lizzo discloses plan to quit music in newly released statement.

American singer, Lizzo has in a new statement, disclosed that she will be quitting music. Over the last couple of months, she has been in the news over reports of alleged workplace harassment incidents. In a statement published on her Instagram page, Lizzo revealed her intention to quit music due to the constant lies being told about her for clout and views. She further stated that her character was being picked apart and her name, disrespected by people who know little about her. In the post, she wrote, “I didn’t sign up for this… I quit”.


Heartbreak as Gen V star, Chance Perdomo is pronounced dead.

Rising Hollywood star, Chance Perdomo has been confirmed dead in a tragic motorcycle accident which occurred on March 29th, 2024. Perdomo was reaching a new peak of his acting career, starring in Netflix’s “Chilling Adventures of Sabrina” and also one of the lead actors in “Gen V”. This news has shocked many fans and family. No other information as to any other death or injury has been provided. Production for the second season of “Gen V” will reportedly be delayed due to Chance’s demise.


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