International Tag

Internationally-acclaimed soca star Darryl “Farmer Nappy” Henry drops his spicy new single “Meet Trouble,” available worldwide from all major digital retailers on December 4, 2015, from FOX FUSE. Trinidad and Tobago-based hit house 1st Klase Records brings us this sizzler from the Trinidadian groovy king for the 2016 Trinidad Carnival season. The track is featured on the iTunes U.S. Reggae Top Songs chart, during its week of release. Produced by Klase Gonzales for 1st Klase Records, “Meet Trouble” showcases Farmer Nappy’s signature groovy vocals, fused with an up-tempo beat, toRead More
MillBeatz Entertainment wins with new anthem “Big Business” from soca star Olatunji, available worldwide from all major digital retailers on November 20, 2015, from FOX FUSE. Penned by reigning International Groovy Soca Monarch champion Olatunji and produced by David Millien for MillBeatz Entertainment, the titillating track is bound to become a new party anthem, as it makes the rounds on the carnival and international soca circuits. Both based in Trinidad, MillBeatz Entertainment and Olatunji will definitely have partygoers doing “Big Business,” come Carnival in February 2016. The song will beRead More
The stage for the 16th Latin GRAMMY AwardsTM will feature and international presenter lineup and talented musicians, including memorable collaborations. Presenters for the 16th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards — which include current Latin GRAMMY® nominees, previous winners and celebrities from film, radio and TV — are: Mexican actor Diego Boneta; Latin GRAMMY winner Miguel Bosé; current nominees René Camacho, Pedro Capó and Aída Cuevas; singer Leslie Grace; Latin GRAMMY-winning Mexican pop duo Jesse & Joy; current nominees Kaay; singer and current nominee Víctor Manuelle; Academy Award®, Emmy®, Tony, and GRAMMYRead More
CaribbeanTales International Film Festival 2015 Celebrates 10 Years, with an Outstanding Program of Films and Shorts. At a recent media launch held at the Consulate General for the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago in Toronto on July 8th, CaribbeanTales unveiled its 2015 Program. The standing- room-only event featured many Toronto luminaries, and was MC’d by the Honourable Jean Augustine, PC, CM with speakers including T&T Consul General Dr. Vidya Gyan Tota-Maharaj, CaribbeanTales founder and Executive Director Frances-Anne Solomon, Programmer Christopher Pinheiro, Partnerships Coordinator Emmy Pantin, and Incubator Chair Dr. RitaRead More
International Soca Songstress Zoelah Sizzling Summer Hit Bound Single “Touch Ya” by Billboard Producer Ricky Blaze Brooklyn, NY (MPR Consulting) – Deemed as one of the most talented and versatile producer in the business, billboard charting Ricky Blaze is renowned for blending and fusing various genres. There is no uncharted music territory as Ricky Blaze various productions in reggae, dancehall, pop, R&B, soca and even dance music have charted worldwide. As memorial day kicked off the unofficial summer season, Ricky’s latest production “Touch Ya” featuring the vocals of international socaRead More
GHETTO YOUTHS INTERNATIONAL PRESENTS SET UP SHOP VOLUME 2 DEBUTS AT #1 ON U.S. BILLBOARD REGGAE ALBUM CHART Latest Compilation Featuring Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley, Stephen “Ragga” Marley, Julian Marley, Jo Mersa, Christopher Ellis, Wayne Marshall, Black-Am-I & Cham Nabil Elderkin Directed Video For Album’s Lead Single Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley’s “Is It Worth It (Gunman World)” Purchase Album now on iTunes Ghetto Youths International – the independent record label owned and operated by Bob Marley’s sons Damian, Julian and Stephen – lands the #1 position on the U.S. BillboardRead More
Dr. Hill Cheryl Hill to Chair INAAN (International Association for African NGO’s) Thursday July 24th, 2014 – Washington, DC Following the Presidential African Leaders Summit hosted by President Obama, IAAN will host the “Social Accountability Summit” from Thursday August 7th, 2014 to Saturday August 9th, 2014 at the Washington Marriott (1221 22nd Street NW), Washington, DC. Mrs. Joyce R. Halliday, Executive Director of IAAN named Dr. Cheryl A. Hill as the Event Chair for the Summit. IAAN’s mission is to equip African, Latin and Caribbean NGO’s with trainings, resources andRead More
The Marionettes premieres Les Misérables It’s been a hectic few months with rehearsals well under way as the Marionettes Chorale gets ready to stage the Caribbean premiere of Les Misérables. Based on Victor Hugo’s epic novel and adapted by Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg, the production debuts at Queen’s Hall on July 13 and runs from July 17 to 20, 2014. At concerts in former years, the award winning choir has presented excerpts of Les Misérables, well-known for its enduring message of love and the resilience of the human spirit.Read More
Following the announcement of its first wave of programming unveiled last month, confirming the participation of Maxi Priest, Sanchez, Marcia Griffiths and Percy Sledge, the Montreal International Reggae Festival is proud to confirm the participation of three other major stars of Jamaican music: Sean Paul, I-Octane and Demarco. Collin “Demarco” Edwards embodies a new era of avant-garde artists combining songwriting, music production, recording and live performance. Over the past five years Demarco has delivered a solid string of memorable hits, such as Duppy Know Ah Who Frighten, Fallen Soldiers, TrueRead More
The Montreal International Reggae Festival (MIRF) has released a partial look at their 2014 line up which combines classic Lover’s Rock with Soul,and is forecasted to make Montreal the most popular Canadian city forAugust, 2014! Taking place at the scenic Montreal Old Port, organizers from Canada’s most acclaimed Reggae festival have shared with media and fans 4 of the 12 headlining artists who will be performing at the 11th annual festivities, offering patrons the right musical mix and value for their dollar. On the heels of the release of hisRead More