Your Friday nights are about to be turned up with two brand new shows – starting with the return of a revamped V-Entertainment, hosted by Somizi Mhlongo, Nomuzi Mabena, and Siyabonga “Scoop” Ngwekazi at 7PM on VUZU AMP (DStv Channel 103). Following that, we bring you the hottest music show on air with Massive Music, hosted by Smash Afrika and Lalla Hirayama at 9:30PM on Mzansi Magic (DStv channel 161).
There’s great news for V-Entertainment fans, who will be treated to a fresher, more insightful and jam-packed production from 4 August. Now airing once a week on Fridays, the new V-Ent’ will pack all the week’s hottest news, journalistic insights, interviews, and fun moments stacked into a 30-minute weekly appointment. The perfect jump starter, this is going to be the one everybody at the party will be talking about!
Massive Music will dominate the much-coveted Friday night slot when it premieres on Mzansi Magic. This hot new music show, offers artist interviews, captivating studio performances, and a weekly music chart. Hosted by the effervescent people’s favourite, Lalla Hirayama and young new talent and radio host, Smash Afrika, Massive Music is all about going big or going home. Factory fresh, and rivalling any music performance space right now, this is the entertainment stage where we get the story behind the songs or albums across all genres.
The show adheres to a strict “no insert” policy, instead using the time to probe deeper into the artist’s psyche for a more meaningful and richer interview experience, as well as allowing more room for top-notch performances. Each week will feature a hot seat segment, discussing all things music and creative. Whether you’re a jazz junkie, afropop fan, hip hop head, kwaito devotee, or house hound, Massive Music will cater to every music palette.
“Friday nights will never be the same! We’ve revamped V-Entertainment to bring the viewers the best dose of entertainment news, in a more current version of the popular format. Then, we bring our audiences Massive Music – which will appeal to a broader base of music lovers, the content of which is sure to change Friday night viewing for good.” – M-Net’s Director of Local Entertainment Channels, Reneilwe Sema
Make a date every Friday night with the new V-Entertainment at 7 PM on VUZU AMP (DStv Channel 103) and Massive Music on Mzansi Magic (DStv Channel 161) at 9:30PM, both from 4 August.