Monthly Archives: "October 2016"

MPR Consulting – Delivering a positive message of love & unity, Hawaiian based roots & reggae band The Lambsbread are known for their conscious message. It is a family affair as band founders Kaya and Nadia are joined by two of Their children. Hawaii’s youngest professional reggae musicians, 16 year old Samuel Levi on the drums with his brother of 12 years, Jacob Selassie on the keyboards. The conscious musical family has recently released a stirring and inspirational single titled “World Peace Before 2021” which in itself has become aRead More
David Kirton carries Barbados with him wherever he travels.  “Barbados is where the stories of my music are from, when I share a piece of me, I share a piece of home”. His new single ‘I Won’t Forget‘ fills a space held close to our hearts. A space reserved for works of art, poems and songs, Universal values  that speak of tradition, love, history and ways of life held dear for generations.   ‘I Won’t Forget‘ was recorded in Barbados at Canefield Studios, a mere 200 yards from the NewtonRead More
World famous dance icons, Les Twins are heading to Trinidad and Tobago on November 12th for ISLANDHOP 2016. The identical twin brothers; Laurent and Larry Bourgeois are two of the most successful and established dancers having accumulated over 100 million views online. The mind blowing new-styles dancing duo from France have toured with Beyonce and Jay Z during their world tours and have danced for Nicki Minaj, Snoop Dogg, Drake, Chris Brown, Kanye West, Meghan Trainor and Missy Elliot among others. Their list of commercial campaigns is also lengthy havingRead More
Kingston, JA: Some of biggest stars in the reggae industry including singer Beres Hammond, Capleton, Chronixx, Etana, Nadine Sutherland, Ibamar, Lloyd Parks and Queens Ifrica were in attendance at a private reception on Heroes Day, at the Pavilion at Hope Gardens in Kingston, Jamaica to honor VP Records’ executive Christopher ‘Chris’ Chin. Earlier that morning, Chin was the recipient of the Order of Distinction in the rank of Commander (CD) from the government of Jamaica for outstanding work in the music industry both locally and internationally.   Chris has accomplishedRead More
The stars are aligning and the magic’s about to happen. Ever wondered why entertainers commit their lives to making other people happy? “It’s just that. We were placed here to do that- to make everyone happy. That’s just why God blessed us with the talent that we have,” says Allister McQuilkin. He goes by the stage name, ‘Rayzor’ and he’s more than meets the eye. In fact, he’s big news on the Soca circuit in the US, and he’s about to create quite a stir in Trinidad.   Earlier thisRead More

Posted On October 14, 2016By altonIn News

The spirit of the Caribbean to lift US east coast

THE SPIRIT OF THE CARIBBEAN TO LIFT THE US EAST COAST ~ A series of road shows and seminars organized to help raise awareness of the region in three US east coast cities ~   The Caribbean is going east this month – to the east coast of the United States. The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has organized a series of events in three states on the United States east coast to help raise awareness of the Caribbean to travel agents and the local media. A CTO team – includingRead More
The SUNSHINE Awards Organization today announced in New Jersey the nominees for the 2016 SUNSHINE Award which will be presented at the 28th Annual SUNSHINE Awards in New York City. The black tie event is scheduled for Saturday October 15, at the AXA Equitable Center 787 Seventh Avenue at 51st Street in New York City.   The SUNSHINE Awards was founded 28 years ago to recognize excellence in the performing arts, education, humanity, science, and sports of the various Caribbean countries.  Over the years, the program has expanded in depthRead More
The SUNSHINE Awards Organization announced in New Jersey that Father Richard Ho Lung has been nominated and will receive the 2016 Nelson Mandela Human Rights Achievement SUNSHINE Award for his unselfish commitment to humanity and human development.  This inaugural presentation will be made at the 28th Annual SUNSHINE Awards scheduled for Saturday October 15, at the AXA Equitable Center 787 Seventh Avenue at 51st Street in New York City.   The SUNSHINE Awards Program was founded 28 years ago to recognize excellence in the performing arts, education, humanity, science, andRead More
John Q Arrives in Jamaica to Shoot two Music Videos   John Q whose given name is John Kwesi Quansah visited Jamaica to shoot two music videos for his latest Reggae Singles Born Alone and Give me Your Love ahead of his debut album which is anticipated to be released by year end. “It’s a pleasure to be back in Jamaica to mark this significant milestone. Reggae is in my blood, and Jamaica is the home of Reggae so it is a seamless match to be able to shoot myRead More
*FEEL UP RECORDS PRESENTS* NOISE CANS FEAT. SKINNY FABULOUS AND DANIELLE VIERA “DO IT LIKE AH PRO” 10/14/2016 NEW YORK CITY— The DJ’s presence from background to foreground through generations of music has evolved in unimaginable ways. Noise Cans, a DJ/producer from Bermuda, who presents himself as an otherworldly character behind a mask is a unique fusion of performance and art. On October 14th, 2016, Noise Cans resurfaces with a new single, “Do It Like Ah Pro” featuring Skinny Fabulous and Danielle Viera. The high-octane anthem will be distributed byRead More