Monthly Archives: "May 2012"

Mount Vernon NY Comes Alive: Butterfli Wings Foundation will be holding it’s annual Fashion Fabulousity Dinner/ Fashion Show On Sunday June 10, 2012 at Macedonia Center 103 W 2nd Street, Mount Vernon NY. This event is to offset the cost of school supplies/personal care items for children and schools in the Island of Jamaica. We are honor to be helping fifteen (15) Schools throughout Jamaica͵ along with building bathrooms͵ computer rooms and water fountains. Fashion Fabulousity will take over Mount Vernon NY Come Join Fashion Fabulousity on Sun June 10,Read More

Posted On May 22, 2012By ArmiIn News

Hapilos Teens Father's Day Contest!

Send us a picture of yourself and your Dad with a matching caption. Your pic and caption should tell the story! Get your friends to like your story to vote. The Story with the most “Likes” will become the winner. Each participant has to be a TEEN and a member of our Teen page. The winning Dad will dine in style – with his kids on Father’s Day, at a restaurant to be announced and will be Limo-driven to the destination. Send all entries to hapiteens@hapilos.com along with your Name,Read More
Award-winning Trinidadian recording artists and performers, Kes The Band are hitting California from May 28 to June 11th for performances at the 26th Annual UCLA JazzReggae Festival, a private industry showcase at Sayer’s Club in Hollywood (sponsored by Trinidad’s top rum company, Angostura), public performances at L.A. staple underground parties Afro Funke and Bacchanal, to conduct various interviews, as well as to record with Billboard Top 10 Dance/Pop music producer DJ Ammo aka Damien Le Roy, Grammy winning producer Poet Name Life, and more. The trip will be the mostRead More

Posted On May 22, 2012By ArmiIn News

KES West Coast Performances

Award-winning recording artists and performers, Kes The Band are hitting California from May 27 to June 11th for a private industry showcase at Sayer’s Club in Hollywood on May 31st (sponsored by Trinidad’s top rum company, Angostura), public performances at L.A. staple underground parties Afro Funke and Bacchanal, various interviews, and recording sessions with Billboard Top 10 Dance/Pop music producer DJ Ammo aka Damien Le Roy, Grammy winning producer Poet Name Life, and more. The trip will be the most impactful west coast run to date for the band whoRead More
Curacao has New York seeing blue! The Curaçao Tourist Board hosted the “Battle of the Blue” portion of the Caribbean Tourism Organization’s “Rum Rumble: Battle of the Mixologists” at New York’s Hudson Terrace on May 10, 2012. The Curaçao Tourist Board hosted trade, media and other thirsty New Yorkers for the Rum Rumble cocktail recipe contest, featuring local bartenders competing for the title of “Best Caribbean Rum Cocktail”. Bartenders were tasked with using the island’s famous Blue Curacao Liqueur as the featured ingredient, with several judges presiding over the mixologyRead More

Posted On May 22, 2012By ArmiIn News

Piton Soca Starz 2012

The third annual Piton Soca Starz kicked off this week aligning itself now as a premium event of Saint Lucia’s carnival. The song competition which afford Soca newcomers and rising stars an opportunity to shine in this genre, has received tremendous support in the first two years from both audience participation and contestants, and this year is expected to be no different. On Thursday May 17, the new Piton Brand Manager Rohan Lovence unveiled the plans for this year’s event to the media, stating that he was excited about carryingRead More

Posted On May 21, 2012By ArmiIn News

HBO Premieres the Documentary: A Special Day

HBO Premieres the Documentary: A Special Day This upcoming May 21st, MAX will premiere the documentary directed by Gilles Jacob MIAMI, May 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — HBO Latin America announced that it will premiere the documentary, A Special Day, this upcoming May 21st at 9 pm, only one day after its premiere at the Cannes Film Festival, in order to mark the celebration of the 65th edition of the festival. Directed by Gilles Jacob, president of the Cannes Film Festival, and produced by Pyramide Productions and Le Festival de CannesRead More

Posted On May 21, 2012By ArmiIn News

Soar and Roar for ReggaeFest 2012

Today the Calgary Reggae Festival Society (CRFS) announces the line up for ReggaeFest 2012! Soaring around the stellar line up of performers is the queen of Dancehall Soul CHERINE ANDERSON and Rising Reggae Star BRYAN ART! “Calgarians have asked us time and time again to be the difference in Canada’s Summer Reggae Festivals and that’s exactly what we try to be,” says ReggaeFest producer Leo Cripps. ” With so many performers to choose from and limited spots in our line up, what we present to Rastagarians is a package ofRead More
Foundation dancehall artiste Rexton Rawlston Gordon, popularly know to fans as Shabba Ranks is set to perform at the “adidas Jamboree” concert, Randall’s Island, New York on Saturday, June 9. The concert – which will serve as a 50th anniversary celebration for both Jamaica and Trinidad – will take place at the conclusion of the annual adidas Grand Prix where Caribbean track stars – world-champion Yohan Blake, Veronica Campbell-Brown, Jermaine Gonzalez, Novlene Williams-Mills, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, Sherone Simpson, Kenia Sinclair, Kelly-Ann Baptiste and other world elite athletes – will compete. “ShabbaRead More
The aroma of hot coffee brewing can really awaken the senses. But individuals will feel the effects more after sipping, this is when the effects of hot coffee really kicks in and thus the formula for Hot Coffee Music. Once their riddim hits your ear drums you feel a euphoric feeling, but when the different voices from artists hit their notes, the music takes over your senses. Their latest “Throw Me Herb” riddim features artists such as international billboard charting Busy Signal, UK sensation Gappy Ranks and rising new comerRead More