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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Notting Hill Carnival Highlights 2018

Notting Hill Carnival Highlights 2018 from our photographers. Stay tuned for more. Feature Bands in Album identified as UCOM , COCOYEA            ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]  

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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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Caribbean’s Top saxophonist comes to the UK 2018

The Caribbean’s Top saxophonist comes to the UK this summer with a taste of carnival  from Barbados. Arturo Tappin will take you on a musical journey of the Caribbean islands, playing the smoothest in Jazz and reggae, wowing  crowds at multiple venues across the UK. After forming his new band (#ArturoTappinBand), comprised of the best […]

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Prince George and His 5th Birthday Celebration in the  Caribbean

    The eldest child of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge just turned five on July 22, and to celebrate the big day, his royal parents have reportedly whisked him away to none other than the exclusive, celeb-magnet island of Mustique–and he looks pretty happy about it, judging by his most recent official portrait released by […]

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Your Britishness can be revoked if you’re black – DJ Jamz Supernova , BBC 1XTRA

Your Britishness can be revoked if you’re black – just ask my dad DJ Jamz Supernova pens a personal essay about the very real effect of Home Office cruelty on her family Recently, I was sat in my boyfriend’s parents living room watching Lenny Henry’s BBC Commonwealth documentary. Lenny, the comedian born in Birmingham to parents […]

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Westbury Carnival – Saturday 7 July 2018 Feel the Caribbean in Westbury, Wiltshire

Westbury Carnival, run by Westbury Town Council on Saturday 7th July, will stage a fun day out for all the family, opening at 11am. Watch out for a 20-foot long pirate ship sailing up Maristow Street with performing pirates on board, as well as Captain Beaky the talking parrot. Throughout the day, there will be […]

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 International Reggae Day – July 1st

IRD is a 24 hour global media festival anchored in Jamaica celebrating the best of Jamaica’s music and creativity and its influence around the world IRD is the first ever annual calendar event to be officially proclaimed and dedicated to REGGAE MUSIC ​International Reggae Day was inspired by Winnie Mandela’s address to Jamaican women during her […]

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Africa Day – 25 May

Africa Day – 25 May

  • Jul 01, 2018

25 May – Africa Day is the annual commemoration of the 1963 founding of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU). On this day, leaders of 30 of the 32 independent African states signed a founding charter in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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