Posts tagged ‘Chad Saaiman’

April 10, 2014

music: chad saaiman releases his latest single “Mi Amor”

04.10 Chad Saaiman, Mi Amor, Music, South Africa (by Denzil Jacobs)

South African R’nB/Pop singer Chad Saaiman has announced and released his latest single titled, “Mi Amor”. Ahead of his upcoming album, set for release in June 2014, Chad has made his new single available to listen for free on Soundcloud at  https://soundcloud.com/chadsaaiman-1/mi-amor – Check it out and feel free to let us know what you think of it!

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January 6, 2014

Ready, set, go… 153rd annual l’ormarins queen’s plate

01.06 L'Ormarins Queen's Plate, Jo-Ann Strauss (by Denzil Jacobs)

Without a doubt my personal favorite equestrian event on the social calendar in South Africa, The 153rd L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate takes place this weekend, 11 January 2014 at the Kenilworth Race Course in Cape Town. Guests including some of South Africa’s biggest names in entertainment, media and television cordially dress to the nines in blue and white, as this stylish event’s dress code demands.  In it’s own league as a horse-racing event, the Queen’s Plate over the years have hosted celebrities including former Miss South Africa & television personality  Jo-Ann Strauss, Jennifer Su, the gorgeous (and for the second time, radiantly pregnant) Lee-Ann Liebenberg with her husband Nicky Van Der Walt. Also seen at the Queen’s Plate, SA’s very own Olympic swimmer Ryk Neethling, television personality on SABC3‘s Top Billing and Top Travel Janez Vermeiren,  Roxy Louw, Kuli Roberts, Marc Lottering, Chad Saaiman, Pearl ThusiLeigh-Anne Williams, Natalie Becker, Tanya Nefdt, Gina MyersKia Johnson, Elana Afrika. This year promises to be as elegant as ever as guests fly from all over the country to attend.

01.06 L'Ormarins Queen's Plate, Jo-Ann Strauss, Chad Saaiman, Tanya Nefdt, Natalie Becker, Gina Myers, Janez Vermeiren, Elana Afrika, Marc Lottering, Jennifer Su (by Denzil Jacobs)

I look forward to sharing champagne and canapés while enjoying the horse races with good company at the 153rd Annual L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate as Spoit Hair Salon takes care of my styling and Hilton Weiner ensures that I am dressed to impress. Ladies and gentlemen, dress your best in blue and white and you may be entered into the Best Dressed Best Dressed Man competitions. Fascinators out in full force as the judges are allows on the lookout for something inspiring to win in that category.

Over the next few days leading to the event, visit my Twitter Page (@denziljacobs), Facebook Page and Instagram Page as I post images I’ve taken at previous LQP events… Click on the links above.

01.06 L'Ormarins Queen's Plate, Roxy Louw, Pearl Thusi, Danine Naidoo, Lee-Ann Liebenberg, Kuli Roberts (by Denzil Jacobs)

To purchase tickets and for more information, please visit www.lqp.co.za.

 

November 3, 2013

jonathan boynton-lee celebrates his birthday ‘on top of the world’

11.03 Jonathan Boynton-Lee, Simba Mhere, Chad Saaiman, Jennifer Su, Gert-Johan Coetzee, Birthday (by Denzil Jacobs) 01

Just a few weeks ago, Top Billing presenter Jonathan Boynton-Lee, styled by Pulse Salon invited some of his closest friends to celebrate his birthday with him at the prestigious The Michelangelo Towers‎ exclusive Cupola Suite Penthouse in Sandton City. I flew up to Johannesburg to celebrate with the birthday boy and with guests including Jennifer Su, Jay Anstey, Boitumelo ThuloChad Saaiman, Gert-Johan Coetzee, Simba Mhere, Gina Myers, Melinda Shaw, Conor Mccreedy and Lorinda Voges to name a few, it was an evening to remember.

11.03 Jonathan Boynton-Lee, Simba Mhere, Didi Del Mar, Brian Kent, Boitumelo Thulo, Jay Anstey, Jennifer Su, Gina Myers, Birthday (by Denzil Jacobs) 02

The view of Sandton from the penthouse was exquisite and with champagne and good company, the party started off in style. Later, Jon invited all his guests to continue the celebrations at Johannesburg’s hottest club, The VIP Room. To raise funds for a charity very close to Jonathan, the public were invited to join him at The VIP Room, and proceeds of ticket sales donated to Princess Alice Adoption Home. Happy birthday Jon!

Special thanks to Lifestyle Legacy and 4Elements PR.

August 23, 2012

sahealthbog presents ‘fabulosity’ johannesburg

SAHealthBlog Fabulosity JHB, Emma King, Nicole Flint, Ty Keogh, Base Morekure, Denver Burns, Keenan Arrison, Chad Saaiman (by Denzil Jacobs)

Emma King, owner of SAHealthbog hosted her first Johannesburg Fabulosity Party at Media City on Tuesday, 21 August 2012. Endorsed by UPD (United Pharmaceutical Distributors), a division of Clicks, Emma’s Fabulosity parties are all about introducing fabulous people to each other as well as to showcase and introduce fabulous products and services. Six suppliers were showcased at the event, including the launch of the world’s no.1 energy shot, 5 Hour Energy. Other suppliers included Guy De On, Link Brand, Veet, Stop Cough, Ensure and Red Square. Celebrity guests including Ty Keogh, Nicole Flint, Base Morekure, Larry Soffer, Denver Burns, Nathan Ro, Chad Saaiman, Keenan Arrison and DJ Milkshake were treated to Louisvale Wines’ Stone Road range (courtesy of Andre Pentz of Adams Rib) and canapés (by Word of Mouth catering) whilst enjoying live entertainment by singer Elan Lea.

For more about The Fabulosity Events, contact Emma King at emma@sahealtblog.com. Visit SAHealthBlog on Facebook for more photos from the event.

July 17, 2012

taste of winter at cavendish square

Natalie Becker, Tracey Lange, Sean O, Chad Saaiman, ColCacchio, Cavendish Square

Last week, Cavendish Square invited 20 guests, including Natalie Becker, Tracey Lange, Guy McDonald, Sean O, Chad Saaiman & the Black Ties and myself, to indulge in some delicious wine tasting. The event took place at Col’Cacchio restaurant where we were treated to an array of delicious Col’Cacchio food paired with a variety of wines sponsored by Namaqua Wines. It was a winter wine and food event fit for any wine & food lover.

June 11, 2012

vida e caffé launches in prestwich street

Vidae Caffe Launch, Chad Saaiman, Karisa Nicholls, Bjorn Steinbach, Ryan Harrison

Possible one of most well known coffee companies in South Africa, Vida e Caffé recently opened in Prestwich Street, Green Point, Cape Town. To the music of Chad Saaiman, guests including soccer player Ryan Harrison, actor Bjorn Steinbach, Clayton Morar, Jasna Zellerhoff, Roxanne Cloete and Karisa Nicholls were treated to Vida-e Caffé‘s signature pastries and coffees. The launch of Vida into this busy street with it’s trendy atmosphere and fun location makes this Vida all the more special with cosy chairs and layout makes one feel at home, welcome and part of the Vida ambience.

Vida e Caffé’s signature coffees and scrumptious eats leave customers wanting more!

June 3, 2012

leigh-anne williams’ birthday party

Leigh-Anne Williams Birthday Party

Last night SABC3 Expresso Show presenter, Leigh-Anne Williams‘ friends and family dressed up as their favorite Grammy winning stars at her 30th birthday party at the Crystal Towers Hotel in Cape Town. The festivities started with a knock-out dance routine to Beyoncé’s “Crazy In Love” by Miss Williams. The MC for the evening, SeanO ensured that guests were entertained along with special guest singers including The Black Ties with lead singer Chad Saaiman. It was great to see Soccer player Ryan Botha with his girlfriend Gina Goldsmith, both looking their best for this glitzy event. Ryan HarrisonClayton Morar, Jazna Zellerhoff, Jacinda Louw-Shutte, Emma King, Danine Naidoo and Karisa Nicholls with actor Bjorn Steinbach to name a few, were there to celebrate this occasion in style.

Leigh-Anne Williams, Katlego Maboe, Ryan Botha, Gina Goldsmith, Jasna Zellerhoff, Clayton Morar, Ayanda Tini

Later, Miss Williams entertained her guests one more time, this time performing to a medley of Beyoncé’s tracks just before the birthday cake was presented and everyone sang “Happy Birthday” including her Expresso co-host, Katlego MaboeGoodHope FM‘s Ayanda TiniCarl WastieTracey Lange and Erin Li were dressed to the nines to the evenings theme. Taking time out of their busy schedules for Leigh-AnneLorna Maseko and Simba Mhere also made an appearance at the glamourous event.

Leigh-Anne Williams, Bjorn Steinbach, Danine Naidoo, Karisa Nicholls, Jasna Zellerhoff, Ryan Harrison, Jacinda Louw-Shutte

Here’s a video of one of Leigh-Anne Williams‘ dance routines at her birthday party.

April 8, 2012

shout sa – ‘you’re the voice’ music video

SHOUT SA gets louder with a powerful new anthem, “You’re The Voice” featuring Evolver One, Danny K, Kabelo, Thandiswa Mzwai, Kurt Darren, Hugh Masekelah, Louise Carver, Freshlyground, Karen Zoid, Liquideep, Elvis blue, Loyiso, Jax Panik, Prime Circle, Die Huewels Fantasties, Nicolous Louw, Judith Sepuma, Mafikizola, Arno Carstens, Just Jinger, Jesse Clegg, PJ Powers, Jaziel Borthers, Slikour, Tumi and the Volume, HHP, Khuli Chana, AKA, Ringo, Lloyd, In- Vida, Bala Brothers, Flash Republic, The Drakensberg Boys Choir, Ed Jordan and Dennis East. TV personalities including Jennifer Su, Bonang Matheba, Chad Saaiman, Kieno Kammies and Zuraida Jardine cameo in the music video unveiled in March 2012 at Nu Metro Montecasino in Johannesburg.

The song is available now for download by SMSing “VOICE” to 49300 with a donation of R20.

February 16, 2012

‘new era’ with ayanda tini

Ayanda Tini, Bryan Habana, Africa Melane - NewEra

Last night I attended the New Era gallery showcase with Goodhope FM DJ, Ayanda Tini. This unique gallery experience is designed to highlight creatives from across the EMEA with exhibitions in London, Berlin, Milan, Barcelona, Paris, Stockholm, Dubai and Cape Town. Among the creatives invited to this VIP event was 567CapeTalk host Africa Melane, rugby player Bryan Habana (with wife, Janine Viljoen) as well as singer Chad Saaiman. With peaked caps as the canvas, local and international creatives designed one of a kind pieces showcasing their culture, creativity or imagination. For more go to www.neweraintroducing.com

January 8, 2012

the 151st l’ormarins queens plate 2012

L'Ormarins Queens Plate 01

Like an equestrian dream, the 151st L’Ormarins Queens Plate took to Kenilworth Racecourse on 07 January 2012. To the blue and white theme, guests were dressed to the nines, with celebrity guest Jennifer Su showcasing one of her many timeless hats, designed by Peta Eggierth-Symes for Pallu, paired with a stunning blue dress, also by Pallu. Wearing a gorgeous white dress by Cape Town fashion designer, Stefania Morland, Jo-Ann Strauss sparkled with her Louis Vuitton Cruise Collection 2012Flore Clutch Saumur‘ bag and Louis Vuitton shoes. The stunning Natalie Becker, dazzled in a stunning summer dress by Klȗk, perfectly matching the theme. Melinda Bam looked absolutely radiant as Miss South Africa.

L'Ormarins Queens Plate 02

One of South Africa’s most well known presenters and the owner of Full Circle Model Management, Janez Vermeiren, donning a pair of Ray-Ban sunglasses from Sunglass Hut, was there to celebrate with his brother. In exquisite vintage style, Melody Maker along with Melinda Shaw, editor in chief of Heat Magazine were seen in good company enjoying the day.

L'Ormarins Queens Plate 03

Other celebrity guests included, Marc Lottering with Anwar McKay, Elana AfrikaTarryn Lamb dressed by Zinzi Couture and Chad Saaiman, dressed by Markham, Soli Philander and Cosmopolitan’s Sexiest Man in SA 2011, Gregg Hammond. Roxy Louw looked radiant in Anel Botha with Minki van der Westhuizen wearing French Connection UK.

L'Ormarins Queens Plate 04

Judged by Jennifer Su, Sam Walker (La Muse) and Dominik and Kerry (Little Hattery), the ‘Best Hat‘ was awarded to The Expresso Show‘s Kia Johnson. The ‘Best Dressed‘ award went to Darielle Robertson, judged by Tammy TinkerEmily Bell, Francesca Cumani and Laduma Ngxokolo. Prizes included Cartier Fragrances, Elizabeth Arden Gift bags and the main prizes were luxury bags by Cape Cobra valued at R21000 each.

L'Ormarins Queens Plate 05

Joining the ‘Best Dressed‘ women on stage, artist, model and entrepreneur, Conor McCreedy wearing Peyman Umay Bespoke (NYC) would have been a shoo-in for the best dressed man if there was a ‘Best Dressed Man’ category – Perhaps it’ll be added next year Conor.

L'Ormarins Queens Plate 06

Click here to see more photos of the event (please tag yourself)!

Thank you to Vlad Popov and Kristian Schmidt for the additional photos of Conor – it was quite difficult finding him as he was never in the same place for long.