Idris Elba Talks About His New Album, mi Mandela

You’re probably familiar with Idris Elba, the actor. But are you familiar with Idris Elba the DJ? The guitarist? The house music buff?

Elba, 42, just released his first album, mi Mandela, which he wrote and produced in collaboration with musicians from South Africa and the U.K. as a tribute to both Nelson Mandela and Elba’s father, Winston.

Mandela's Daughters Learn of Father's Death Midway Through London Film Premiere

In an emotional judgment call, two of Nelson Mandela’s daughters decided that the London premiere of the Mandela biopic Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom would continue, despite the former South African president’s death Thursday at the age of 95.

Prince William and Kate Attend Mandela Premiere in London

The party season is in full swing for Prince William and Kate as they stepped out for a movie premiere Thursday in London.

The couple, both 31, were the guests of honor at the U.K. premiere of Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom.

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