Monthly Archives: "October 2011"

Posted On October 26, 2011By altonIn Fashion, News

Safia McNeishie for Miss New York USA 2012

New York, New York, Oct 2011: Message from Safia McNeishie for Miss New York USA 2012 “I am sooooo excited to be representing you as CROWN HEIGHTS NEW YORK USA 2012 as I compete to win the upcoming Miss New York USA 2012 title!!! The competition will be taking place in January in Westchester, New York. *Right now I need your support* I would greatly appreciate it if you will support me in the following ways: 1)DONATE! There are various FEES that need to be pai…d ranging from the officialRead More
The Soul Train Music Awards for 2011, have nominated Machel Montano for the prestigious award for the category of Best Caribbean Performance with his hit single, “Bend Over”. One of Montano’s more popular songs for 2011, “Bend Over” has left an indelible mark on many fans and concertgoers due to the catchy rhythms, lyrics and most of all, their spectacular performance. At every show, all are left with their jaws open as Machel Montano and his dancer Brithany Dookie performs to this song. Everyone stops and stares, literally. In thisRead More
Port-of-Spain, Trinidad. October 2011————- Some very big names in Caribbean entertainment will knock glasses this Sunday in Jamaica. The lone Trinidad and Tobago artiste among the specially invited guests is none other than Shurwayne Winchester, who also happens to be the only T&T featured on the dancehall riddim- The Overproof riddim. The occasion for Sunday’s event is the official launch party for the JA Productions produced riddim on which artistes like Mavado, Beenie Man, Wayne Marshall, Bounty Killer and T&T’s soca rude boy, Shurwayne Winchester have contributed seamless hits. InRead More

Posted On October 24, 2011By altonIn Competitions, News

Brattleboro Halloween Parade 3 IMAGINE

The theme is IMAGINE. Our imagination is the portal where our ides are fertilized…the launching pad of our dreams. Where anything imagined is real. In our imagination there are no limitations, it is where we can be anyone or anything at anytime. You are invited to join us…allow your imagination to take flight and be all you can be. The Route: Monday, October 31. Parade starts 7:pm @ the Stone Church, corner Grove and Main Street. From Main Streetto Elliot, to Elm, to Flat and back to Main @ theRead More
Toronto: Music lovers in Canada will be in for a big treat when three ‘distinguish gentlemen’ of reggae head to Toronto for the show of a lifetime dubbed ‘Men of Distinction’ on November 19 at the Double Tree Hotel 655, Dixon Road. Presented by Rinkah and Fam Records, the event will feature veteran singers Dobby Dobson, Pluto Shervington and Boris Gardiner. Dobson, nicknamed ‘The Loving Pauper,’ is one of the great, soulful voices of the rocksteady era. Among his many hits are Loving Pauper, Mexican Divorce and Muriel. Last year,Read More
Basseterre, St.Kitts (October 2011):- Organisers of the Caribbean’s Most Prestigious Pageant the Haynes Smith Miss Caribbean Talented Teen Pageant have announced the confirmed participants for the 32nd edition of the marquis event and pageant show for the St.Kitts-Nevis Sugar Mas 2011/2012 The show takes place on December 29th 2011 at the Sugar Mill in Warner Park and the organisers have confirmed some 12 countries from around the region including Anguilla – Keivanée Lake – 16yrs, Antigua – Aalilyah Thomas- 16yrs , Bahamas – Monesha Bowleg- 15yrs; Barbados – Sacha ClarkeRead More
Capsicum Records/mario cheef ent reggae artist Cuban Cohiba credits the growth and popularity of his world-wide tour and household name to Capsicum label’s co-executive producers Roger Meltzer,Stampede Lammie,s Street Charts in Jamaica for frist putting his real Cuban Cohiba Cigar image on his artist of the month artist to watch charts that blast Cuban Cohiba to be know global today, and Osborne “Ifield” Joseph of Paco Recordings who lay down the tracks for the title tune (Enuf Is Enough, his sponsors at Bud Lite, Hickey Brothers Cigars and Red Stripe,Read More
Taddy P has emerged as one of the most creative musicians, writers and producers out of Jamaica. His diverse life experiences manifest themselves in his music, which combines roots reggae riddims & a compelling message with bluesy melodies, rock overdubs & a consistent soulful vibe. “He is helping to define a progressive new sound for reggae, a style that incorporates outside influences but maintains an authentic Jamaican foundation.” said Tomas Palermo. Gimme Di Bass, his sophomore album features collaborations with multiple Grammy nominees Maxi Priest and Bunny Rugs of ThirdRead More
All systems ablaze for Ms Triniti as she heads to Jamaica for the release of her brand new single and video for “If I was ur Girl” which promises to be an instant hit with it’s infectious Dancehall Beat and undeniable hook. Ms Triniti will certainly be looking to top the Jamaican charts again, with three Top 5 singles and one Number 1 single already under her belt! The video gives us a very sexy up close and personal with Ms Triniti as she tries to tantalize the man inRead More

Posted On October 24, 2011By altonIn Uncategorized

SEAN PAUL AND GYPTIAN ROCKED FOR CHARITY

Sean Paul, Gyptian and John Forte graced the stage for a stellar performance at the annual Rockhouse Foundation Benefit held in Manhattan’s Joe’s Pub this past Tuesday. The Rockhouse Foundation – founded by Paul Salmon, owner of NYC’s trendy Miss Lily’s restaurant and Negril’s luxurious Rockhouse Hotel – invited celebs and industry heavyweights out for a night of entertainment to help raise funds for the rrenovation and construction of Jamaica’s schools and libraries. Tyson Beckford and DJ Sky Nellor conducted an auction that raised over $135,000 for the foundation thatRead More