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Mekin’ sport

The string of Caribbean comedians and one comedienne kept a packed audience at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre in fits of laughter at the third annual Let Muh Laugh comedy show last Saturday night. In a show that could be deemed moderately comical, Barbadians Rickardo Reid Jr, Nadia Phillips, Rum and Koke alongside Jamaican Chris […]

Heavy rollers ‘Soca for Sight’

The sounds of sweet soca filled the atmosphere at The Barbados Yacht Club Saturday night when patrons gathered for the Soca For Sight charitable event. Some top local entertainers performed at the worthy cause which is one of two activities intended to raise $500, 000 for the Lion’s Eye Care Centre at the Queen Elizabeth […]

‘Mad scientist’ and more

The young men of Barbados Talented Teens certainly stepped out in full GQ mode on the night of the keenly contested competition at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, Two Mile Hill, St Michael. However, there could only be one winner on Saturday and Christian Clarke was that guy. The sixth form student of Queens College […]

Beauty, talent and smarts

Give her the mace, the crown and throne. Kyla Ward deserved to be crowned on the night of the Barbados Talented Teen category amongst females. She pulled out all the stops as she performed amazingly with guitar in hand and splendid voice to match. With a mash up remix to Lana Del Rey’s Young and […]

Spreading positivity, educating the public

Take a seat because King and Queen of Barbados Talented Teens 2019, Kyla Ward and Christian Clarke, have taken the throne and centre stage as pageant royals. During an exclusive interview with Bajan Vibes, Kyla, who is an aspiring graphic designer and musician, reflected on her big moment. “When I heard I won, it honestly […]

Rihanna in a new light

She has already sold millions of albums, tons of lingerie, and is making a name for herself in high-fashion. And Rihanna’s next venture is in the publishing world. The 31-year-old mogul announced on Monday morning that she will be releasing her first ever “visual autobiography” – simply titled Rihanna – through publisher Phaidon. Perhaps the […]

Thousands join Walk for the Cure 2019

Forget the term ‘a sea of pink.’ Think of a pink avalanche. That’s how Walk for the Cure 2019 can be described. Every pocket of Warrens, St Michael overflowed with the rosy colour on Sunday as many Barbadians came out to support those affected by the deadly disease. This year seemed to have been one […]

Easy, breezy Sunday afternoon

There’s a bit of musical magic which happens one Sunday in each month at an event called Sunday Grooves. Nestled in St Philip, the relatively new Hunterspring venue located in Edgecumbe provides a quaint after lunch lime. There is something unique, not only about the landscape of the venue but also about the general vibe […]

Mr DJ hits them for six

Mr DJ hit them for six on Saturday night. The reigning king put down a stellar performance to regain his title and walk away with his sixth crown. Seasoned singer Granville Carter out-sang, outperformed and outshone the other six contestants in the 9th Annual National United Society of the Blind Calypso competition held Saturday night […]

Youngest artiste takes the crown

Nine-year-old Tykairi Sargeant is the new winner of the 6-12 category in the Richard Stoute Teen Talent Competition. Sargeant who was the youngest competitor secured his victory by an 81-point lead as he performed his two songs Tomorrow and Titanium. Starting with Tomorrow, the St Gabriel’s Primary School Class 2 student received cheers as he […]

For the people, by the people

Gine On Magazine is having its second People’s Choice Awards this year, but with a difference. They’ve added new categories and there’s an official awards ceremony scheduled for February 2020. The multi-media platform which is run by DJ Simmons and Empress Zingha spoke to Bajan Vibes about the idea to develop the People’s Choice Awards […]

Mr DJ takes 6th title

Mr DJ has done it for the sixth time. Seasoned singer Granville Carter outsang, outperformed and outshone the other six contestants in the 9th Annual National United Society of the Blind competition held Saturday night at the Sir Hugh Springer Auditorium, Solidarity House. Before a lively and appreciative crowd, he delivered an excellent rendition of […]

‘Rivalry’ gets going

The annual Barbados Visual Media Festival’s 48-hour Film Challenge got underway this past weekend with a record 16 teams competing for the coveted $4, 800 cash prize. With a few rules and regulations in hand, teams were tasked with the challenge of scripting, filming, editing and submitting a 6-10 minute film, all within 48 hours. […]

All that jazz . . . and golf

Four time American Grammy-nominated, singer, songwriter, musician and lyricist, Jeffrey Osborne, is set to headline the sixth annual Barbados Jazz Excursion and Golf Tournament scheduled for October 10 – 14, 2019 at the Hilton Barbados Resort, Needhams Point, St Michael. Patrons can look forward to the usual stellar line-up of the biggest and best in […]

Entertainment ambassadors in the making

Honey Jam Barbados auditions got off to a fine start last weekend as ten contestants shined through with their incredible singing abilities. A small crowd turned up at the Dome Mall’s Food court to watch what was an evenly battled competition. It must be noted that the artistes who showed up were all phenomenal in […]

Epic finale

Ten main acts, four open mic singers and one spotlight artiste were part of the epic entertainment package for 2 Mile Hill’s grand finale on the 10th edition of Mahalia’s Corner. Some of the best local artistes were on one stage at Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre on Sunday night performing before a standing room only […]

Mole ‘massive’ at Mahalia’s Corner

Mole touched down on the stage at Mahalia’s Corner and delivered a riveting set much to the delight of the hundreds at Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre Sunday night. It was his first-ever performance on that stage. The popular artiste confessed to Bajan Vibes that he always wanted to be a part of the annual show, […]