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The premier cultural event, ‘Spicemas’ is Grenadian expression in all its glory, climaxing during the second Monday and Tuesday in August. Brimming with pageantry and expression linked to our African, French, British and Caribbean heritage, Carnival is colorful, humorous and full of surprises. Calypsonians, steel pan orchestras, beauty contestants, ‘fancy mas’ bands and others perform and parade to compete for Carnival honors. Grenadians gather to…Continue
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The horns, whistles and thundering sound systems of London’s exuberant annual carnival will be silenced for one minute this year.
At 3pm on Bank Holiday Monday 28 August Notting Hill Carnival static and mobile sounds, steelbands and carnivalgoers are being asked to keep quiet as a mark of respect for victims of the Grenfell Tower…
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Calypso fans flocked to The Tabernacle in west London on Friday for the first night of the Association of British Calypsonians’ (ABC) London Calypso Tent. The high standard in recent years meant expectations…
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New Pics Of Rihanna Injured From The Chris Brown Beating Surface
Fans were infuriated when Chris Brown posted a comment on his former girlfriend Rihanna's Instagram page on Monday.
The Look At Me Now singer, who assaulted Rihanna back in 2009, posted a an icon of a pair of eyes after she shared an image of the skimpy costume she wore to the Crop Over Festival in her native Barbados that same…
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“Yuh can’t keep a good woman down.”
Those were the fighting words of soca artiste, Destra Garcia, who is back home in Trinidad and Tobago recovering from an ankle injury she recently sustained during her performance in Bermuda last week.
Garcia underwent surgery at the St Clair Medical Hospital over the weekend.
In a message to fans on…Continue
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Bachannal Saturday winners Tian Winter and Ricardo Drue have swapped crowns in this year’s FLOW Party Monarch competition with the Tian taking the Groovy title and Ricardo the Jumpy when compared to last year’s show.
ID Nation frontman Ricardo Drue told OBSERVER media that what set his performance apart from the other contenders was that his rendition of “Another level”, was just simply on another…Continue
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On Monday, Rihanna made her annual appearance at Crop Over in Barbados and absolutely slayed in an outfit designed by local designer Lauren Austin.
Austin, who has worked with Rihanna since 2013, said of this year’s design, “I’ve been designing Crop Over costumes for around seven years. I met Rihanna through Matthew Ashby and her brother Rorrey Fenty. I love how daring Rihanna is — her style is edgy and…Continue
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Just us for the special Caribana Event: CARNIVAL KINGDOM on Carnival Saturday August 5th, 2017.
The largest and most anticipated concert and outdoor event fete is back. Carnival Kingdom 2017 will once again, break the mold of the ordinary with the most advance production, sound and VIP party experience known to Toronto Carnival weekend.
As always, a roster of…
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In the home of all right we are always celebrating. Celebrate Jamaica’s independence from July 31 – August 6, 2017 at Jamaica Festival in Kingston or Montego Bay.
This period features many exciting events which showcases the talents of Jamaicans. The float parade and grand gala brought back in 2008 forms the zenith of the celebrations and have helped to strategically revitalize and engender the nostalgic…Continue
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Notting Hill Carnival, Europe’s biggest street festival, is a vivid spectacle representing London's multicultural past and present. It's also a vital date in any party-lover's diary. But, whatever you do, don’t go anywhere without reading our guide, which includes invaluable information, tips and travel details about Notting Hill Carnival 2017.
When does Notting Hill…Continue
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Listen to Best of Barbados for Crop Over 2017
Party Monarch Results
1. Lil Rick Energy
2. Ras Iley & Grynner D 2 Ah We…
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The premier cultural event, ‘Spicemas’ is Grenadian expression in all its glory, climaxing during the second Monday and Tuesday in August. Brimming with pageantry and expression linked to our African, French, British and Caribbean heritage, Carnival is colorful, humorous and full of surprises. Calypsonians, steel pan orchestras, beauty contestants, ‘fancy mas’ bands and others perform and parade to compete for…Continue
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New York, NY – Soca Gold 2017 has made its debut on the Billboard Reggae Chart, landing at number one this week. For twenty years, the annual series has set the standard for carnival music, bringing a taste of the Caribbean Islands with a current sample of the best Caribbean carnival hits.
“We are excited that the…
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DESTRA GARCIA AND FERNANDO OLIVA DURING THE INCIDENT THAT THE BELIZEAN SAID RESULTED IN HIS BLADDER BEING RUPTURED.
Destra Garcia’s energy on stage makes her one of the Caribbean’s most popular soca artistes, but it has landed her in trouble with the Belize Supreme Court.
The court has ordered the Trinidadian to pay just over US$8,000 after it found that she injured Belizean Fernando Oliva while…Continue
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The Jersey City West Indian Caribbean American Carnival Association will host its 22nd annual Statewide Caribbean Carnival Parade and Festival Saturday, July 22, in Jersey City.
A parade in celebration of Caribbean culture will step off at noon in Lincoln Park (at Belmont Avenue and…Continue
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St. Lucia Carnival is just around the Corner. Check out one of the biggest Carnivals in the Caribbean! …Continue
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Enjoy Carifiesta on July 8 as we invade the streets of downtown Montreal with our vibrant colors and extravagant costumes while dancing to the musical sounds from throughout the Caribbean. Come, join in the celebration of our cultural heritage on display in the form of a street theater parade. Be sure not to miss it!
Check out some of last year's…
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