Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) to honour Trinidad-born storyteller, Rita Cox

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) will honour Trinidad-born storyteller, Rita Cox, with its Lifetime Achievement Award . Rita Cox, chronicles the Caribbean legacy and will be given the award on CTO Media Day luncheon scheduled for August 22. CTO said that Ms Cox “is a renowned storyteller and admired leader in the community”. She began […]

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Usain Bolt For Soccer Aid Charity Match at Stamford Bridge on 16:o6:19

Jamaican-born Olympian, Usain Bolt, Jamaican-born Olympian, Usain Bolt, is set to lace up his soccer spikes again for the 2019 Soccer Aid match at Chelsea’s Stamford Bridge stadium on June 16, 2019. The star-studded charity event will also feature Joe Wicks, former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba and Piers Morgan in a match to raise money […]

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Billy Ocean “wows em” at Cambridge Corn Exchange 2019

70 Year old Billy Ocean, the Trinidad and Tobago-born singer, looked good and in shape, wearing a dark suit and tie, and succeed in keeping the energy level up at the Cambridge Corn Exchange. Singing the timeless Love Really Hurts Without You, the ballad The Colour of Love, Suddenly and Loverboy, plus saving one of his best-known tunes for last, […]

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Caribbean Roots Actors – Canada – Stephen James – If Beale Street Could Talk

The movie “If Beale Street Could Talk,” an adaptation of the novel by James Baldwin, secured three Oscar nominations.  Here are five things you should know about actor Stephan James: 1: Stephan James, 25, who plays Alonzo “Fonny” Hunt in “If Beale Street Could Talk,” was born in Canada to Jamaican parents. His parents migrated […]

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Reggae and Dancehall superstar Buju Banton has been released from a prison

Reggae and Dancehall superstar Buju Banton has been released from a prison in the US where he’d been serving time on drug-related charges. according to Nationwide News  he is expected to land in Jamaica at 7:30 this evening at the Norman Manley International Airport in Kingston. Our sources have also revealed that the deejay will […]

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Hackney Carnival 2018

Hackney Carnival 2018

  • Sep 22, 2018

 Over 1,000 performers in 28 carnival groups in  colourful parade with dancers from as far as Bolivia ! Where are we ? Hackney Carnival 2018. Starting at 1.30pm, in Queensbridge Road, Haggerston, , performers danced to the Town Hall in Mare Street and back to Dalston Lane. An all-day Global carnival extravaganza saw sound systems all […]

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Olatunji Talks about his XFactor experience

Olatunji Talks about his XFactor experience Links to UK Media about Olatunji Who is Olatunji ‘Ola’ Yearwood? X Factor 2018 contestant and Soca … https://www.thesun.co.uk/…/who-is-olatunji-ola-yearwood-x-factor-2018-contestant-and… 2 days ago – Meet 33-year-old Olatunji Yearwood from Trinidad who is hoping to infuse … OlatunjiYearwood hopes to immerse the X Factor audience into … Who is X Factor hopeful Olatunji Yearwood? | Metro News https://metro.co.uk […]

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Caribbean Soca Artist Olatunji impresses XFactor’s Simon Cowell

UK Caribbean Soca artist “Ola” Olatunji , full name Olatunji Yearwood, impressed the Xfactor 2018 (C) Judges with his energetic performance , shown on ITV (c) on the second September 2018.   Olatunji , dressed in one of his signature style suits , had the judges singing and clapping along with just his chants of […]

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