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Zulu launches outside the box

Zulu International Inc. offered a taste of Grand Kadooment at Sheraton Mall over the weekend at the launch of their 2019 band Welcome to Paradise. Accompanied by the sounds of the Pompasette Tuk Band, the masqueraders chipped and wined on the outskirts and inside the popular shopping centre, attracting a crowd of curious onlookers. The […]

In French, please

In honour of International Francophonie Day today, the Canadian High Commission and Alliance Française of Barbados held a rare film screening of La Grande Séduction, also known as Seducing Doctor Lewis, at the Barbados Museum and Historical Society. Held under the theme En Francais . . .  s’il vous plait [In French . . . […]

New king and queen crowned

There is a new king and queen at Parkinson Memorial School. Jonathan Carter and Svetlana Arneau were crowned Mr & Miss Parkinson School on Saturday night, in front a jubilant crowd in the packed school auditorium. Five female and male contestants vied fiercely for the coveted titles. They were judged in four categories: casual wear, […]

Celebrating Kolij

Mosaic VI last weekend recognized Harrisonians who have contributed to the expansion of Barbadian music locally and internationally. The fundraising concert which is in its sixth year was held under the theme, Trailblazers and honoured not only those in the arts and entertainment industry but in several other spheres, including sports, business, medicine, politics, and […]

A delightful surprise

Last Saturday night, St Ann’s Fort opened its doors to more than 300 patrons ready to enjoy a night of Tango, wine and camaraderie. In celebration of the 40th anniversary of the Barbados Defence Force (BDF), and 50 years of friendship between Argentina and Barbados, the BDF and the Argentine Embassy joined forces to host […]

‘Tired’ talks with Teff

It’s been nearly two years since we last heard from Barbadian hip hop artiste, producer and songwriter Teff Hinkson. In 2017, the rapper caught the vibe of the Caribbean with Vibe Like You and had us grooving with Headshot. Since then he’s been relatively quiet working behind the scenes on new music related business adventures. […]

For Barbados and abroad

Barbadian soca artiste Shaquille’s 2019 release, Fine Wine, is sweet and smooth as red merlot. The single is a Bajan-Lucian collaboration with production by Minor Productions and Jus D Music and lyrics crafted by the vocalist himself, Shaquille Layne. Although the track was released in November 2018, its official launch is slated for March this […]

On Valentine’s Day and more

Who says you have to celebrate your love only on February 14? Sandals Barbados changed the rules to immerse locals in The Love Experience for their post-Valentines event Love Is All You Need, last Friday. Under the pink fluorescent lights of the Sandals Royal Ballroom, couples embraced and friends danced away their worries until 2 […]

More than just academics

BCC’s Got Talent was a movie. Last Saturday, this talent show fulfilled its aim of showcasing some of the creative abilities that Barbados Community College students have to offer. It all started last November when students from all divisions were invited to a series of auditions to perform what they believed was their best talents. […]

Riveting, compelling, enlightening

Where is Kick, scratched the surface of the underlying stigma towards mental health last weekend at the Errol Barrow Centre for Creative Imagination (EBCCI). The sold-out play, written and directed by Luci Hammans and produced by Mustardseed Production, included the extraordinarily talented young actors and actresses from Mustardseed’s Youth Theatre Ensemble. The cast was led […]

Reminiscing good times

Barbadian songstress Faith Callender relived some of the best moments in her career at the listening party of her first album Memories, last week Wednesday at the Copacabana Beach Bar. Surrounded by family, friends and members of the local entertainment fraternity, Copacabana was filled with love as artistes recalled their most poignant memories of Faith. […]

Stepping out of soca

Barbadian soca artiste, Summa Davis, is experimenting with her sound this year as evidenced by her recent release, Ting Go Bang Boom. The high-energy dancehall single which was released on January 31 features Jamaican reggae artiste Yaksta. Written by husband-wife duo Simon and Carlie Pipe and co-written by Jemaul Martin, the single was produced, mixed […]

A new Hypasounds

A haircut is always a sign of drastic changes to come and if you haven’t seen soca artiste Hypasounds lately, then you are in for a shock. The soca artiste who has swooned his way into the hearts of hundreds of ladies with singles such as Sugar Rush, Dip and How She Like It has […]

A jammin’ Honey Jazz Gala

One could not have predicted the thrilling performances that came from artistes at the Honey Jazz Gala last Saturday night at the Frank Collymore Hall. Headline act, Ted Louis Levy, who is a Broadway favourite and familiar face to Barbadians charmed the audience and showed them why he is one of America’s most celebrated tap […]

Simply stunning!

Some of Barbados’ biggest and most beautiful women were on full display showcasing their very best on Sunday night in this year’s Miss Big and Beautiful pageant at the Sea Rocks Dome in Maxwell, Christ Church. While the eight contestants wowed the huge, boisterous crowd with their casual wear, formal wear and lingerie, Pageant Director, […]

Cultural delights

On Tuesday night, the Frank Collymore Hall was the scene of a vivid display of culture and art as the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in Barbados in association with the Central Bank presented China’s Charming Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Art Troupe. This live exhibition was in celebration of the 5th Fish and Dragon Festival held […]

Top of the charts

Barbadian music producer Chris Rose is steadily making waves on the international music scene. The 25-year-old has produced for popular international rappers such as A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, Dave East, Don Q, Rob Stone, Barbados’ Island Levvy and Teff Hinkson and more. His repertoire is gradually rising as he begins 2019 having produced on […]

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