Monthly Archives: "February 2012"

The global impact of Singing Melody’s album ‘They Call Me Mr. Melody’ continues as fan demand in the UK sends the artist there for an intimate press and album launch followed by performances in Bristol, London and Birmingham. This includes the Valentines show at Brixton’s O2 Academy on February 12 with John Holt, the members of LUST and Freddie McGregor! BJ Promotions in association with Veranda Restaurant and Bar and Bigga U, Di Hit Maker have scheduled the evening for fans to get up close and personal with the ReggaeRead More
New York, NY (FOX FUSE) – Trinidadian singer/songwriter Darryl “Farmer Nappy” Henry brings his unique brand of soca to the masses with his new album, You Make Me…Surrender, available in stores and online on February 21, 2012. Combining the names of his two singles from the album, “Surrender” and “You Make Me,” both major hits during this Carnival season in Trinidad, rendered Farmer the perfect title for his second studio effort. “I’m now celebrating my 30th anniversary in the music business and this year, Carnival will be extra special asRead More
Trinidad —- He’s been doing music for approximately seven years but in 2012 his breakthrough came via a collaborative single called ‘Extraordinary’ alongside one of T&T’s most talked about entertainers, Swappi. It was just what he needed to get him seen and heard and since the carnival season of 2012 began in late December, Mr. Renzo has been receiving the love from radio stations across the board. The 28-year-old Mt. Lambert, Trinidad resident who was born in Venezuela says the feeling is amazing. His breakthrough came after years of hardRead More

Posted On February 12, 2012By altonIn News

The Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust

A Lasting Tribute for a Lifetime of Giving Celebrating sixty years. From and for all generations of the Commonwealth Family LONDON, Today marks the formal launch of The Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust, on the 60th anniversary of the accession of the Queen to the throne. The establishment of the Trust was originally announced at the Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting in Perth, Australia in 2011. The Trust aims to celebrate HM The Queen’s enormous contribution and unswerving dedication to the Commonwealth over the course of her 60 year reign.Read More
New York, New York With his first single titled “Do Sumn” currently blazing the International charts and recent entry on Hot 97 Boston Charts at #5 for the 1st week, it is clear that Konshens is off to a great start. Gearing up for the release of his worldwide debut album “Mental Maintenance” to be released on March 6th, Konshens the winner himself, is ready to take the promotion on the road. Poised to take his music worldwide, Konshens will leave the island for Jacksonville and Tampa Florida on Thursday,Read More
New York, NY: Jamaican born jazz prodigy Monty Alexander this year celebrates fifty years in the music industry, and to mark the milestone, Alexander is hosting a two-week Jazz & Reggae festival at the world-famous Blue Note Jazz Club in New York City. The festival is billed the Full Monty Experience and live performances run from February 20 to March 4, 2012. In a career spanning five decades, Monty Alexander has successfully bridged the worlds of jazz, pop, and the music of his homeland, reggae. The festival will primarily beRead More
Kingston,Jamaica – The vagaries of the music business are such that, you have put the work in to make it big and be relevant not just for today but for the future. You have to constantly reinvent yourself and grow with your fans. Alley Cat has managed to stay relevant over the years catering the growing and changing needs of the market and his fans. In 2011 Alley Cat released several projects which has been creating a buzz throughout North America, Canada, Europe and other areas. His latest video titledRead More