Monthly Archives: "September 2011"

Posted On September 26, 2011By altonIn News

Third World Remains Committed

NEW YORK September 2011: – The American Friends of Jamaica (AFJ) announces more news in anticipation of the organization’s 30th annual fundraising gala in New York City on Thursday, November 17, 2011. To mark this years’ 2011 International Humanitarian Award – which will be given to Digicel Chairman and philanthropist Denis O’Brien – HRH Prince Charles of Wales has been named Patron of Honor. This year’s sponsors include Ralph Lauren, Bacardi, The Cobb Family Foundation, Mutual of America and The American Ireland Fund. The longest running reggae band, Third World,Read More

Posted On September 26, 2011By altonIn News

THE ULTIMATE SOCA GOLD COLLECTION

New York, New York Sept 2011: Soca Gold has been the best-selling annual compilation for the hottest soca music coming out of The Caribbean for over a decade. On September 13, VP Records encapsulates the series’ most treasured tunes (since its inception in 1997 up until now) into one deluxe package 3-disc set, entitled The Ultimate Soca Gold Collection. The compilation features over 3 hours of the most popular and classic anthems by the soca’s finest artists – including Soca Monarch, Party Monarch and Road March winners – who representRead More

Posted On September 26, 2011By altonIn News

Newly Crowend Miss Carbbean US Paula Leake

New York, NY, September 2011: Drum Roll……..Leake Paula is the new Miss Caribbean United States. Miss Leake became the first person of Trinidad and Tobago heritage to win the coveted title of Miss Caribbean United States breaking the four year run of Latina winners at the pageant. Born on an army base to an American military father and Trini mother, Miss Leake says traveling the world with her military family has given her a World of experience that she would not trade for anything. Paula plans to pursue a carrierRead More

Posted On September 24, 2011By altonIn News

Soca Fest In Miami For Carnival 2k11

Miami – Sept 2011: We’ve waited a long time but the INTERNATIONAL SOCAFEST is back in Miami for Carnival 2k11! This magnanimous fete promises to be the most inclusive party over the Miami Broward One Carnival weekend. At 9:00pm on Saturday October 8th, 2011 the gates of SUNLIFE STADIUM will open to showcase a spectacular line up of Caribbean entertainers that boasts some of the best soca in the world. Artists hailing from all over the Caribbean, making each and every patron feel like they are home away from home.Read More

Posted On September 24, 2011By altonIn News

Ardie Cuban Branding

Jamaicia – Sept 2011: Reggae artist ARDIE CUBAN COHIBA who now have his owned brand of custom built hand made cuban cigars on the market wth his name on them takes a look at the HAVANA CUBA NITE CLUB,cuban had just rapup the pt 2 of his eastern caribbean tour that see,s him and his band playing to all filled venue sponsored by -www.hickebrothers.com-cigar company and redstripe Cuban is now back in the usa but will fly back to one of his home in jamaica in coming weeks for aRead More

Posted On September 1, 2011By altonIn Uncategorized

Tropicalfete’s Award of Excellence

Tropicalfete’s Award of Excellence honors the accomplishments & contributions of persons and/or organizations that have had a roll in the development of the Caribbean Community. The achievement of the awardees is significant on an international level where their work had a positive impact to the Caribbean community in the areas of culture, social, sports & economics. Contact us to recommend a candidate for award. TropicalFete’s Award of Excellence 2011 was Ms. Patricia Meschino, a journalist who specializes in writing about Caribbean music and culture. Patricia is the Caribbean correspondent forRead More