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‘Cheerleader’ Singer OMI Hits the Red Carpet at At 2015 MTV VMAs

August 31, 2015 | No Comments

  Singer OMI took to the red carpet at the MTV Video Music Awards in Los Angeles Sunday night and loved the energy. The Jamaican singer is set to drop his brand new album “Me 4 U,” on…

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After Erika Some Communities in Dominica Still Without Water, Electricity

August 31, 2015 | No Comments

Water and electricity have been restored to some areas in Dominica while other areas are still without, Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit announced. He made that announcement while presenting an update to the nation on Sunday…

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WATCH: Nicki Minaj ‘Pat Di Pum Pum’ at VMAs, Calls Out Miley Cyrus Too!

August 31, 2015 | No Comments

Last night, Trinidadian bad gyal Nicki Minaj brought Trinidad Carnival to the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards.  Minaj opened the show with a medley of recent hits “Trini Dem Girls” and “The Night Is Still…

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New Video – Christopher Martin – I’m A Big Deal

August 27, 2015 | No Comments

Jamaican singer Christopher Martin drops his brand new video for “I’m A Big Deal,” off his latest EP Steppin Razor and the chart-topping compilation Reggae Gold 2015. The video, which was shot in Martin’s native…

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CARIFESTA XII Opens in Haiti with a Bang Despite Rain

August 24, 2015 | No Comments

The twelfth edition of the Caribbean Festival of Arts (CARIFESTA XII) opened on Friday night with exciting performances, speeches and fireworks. The event began with a parade of all the countries represented, dressed in their…

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10th Annual Atlanta Caribbean Jerk Festival – Sun Sept. 6, 2015

August 24, 2015 | No Comments

  Glen Simmonds Events, Carib Event Partners, MCMG, with support from Business Concepts Consulting and Accounting and in association with the Atlanta Montego Bay Sister Cities Foundation and Island Gruve Music will present the 10th Annual…

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PICS: Mike Epps, Tichina Arnold, Teyonah Parris & More Attend Starz’ “Survivor’s Remorse” Premiere

August 21, 2015 | No Comments

  Last night, STARZ® and XFINITY® hosted a red carpet premiere for the second season of the hit show “Survivor’s Remorse” at Regal Cinemas Atlantic Station in Atlanta. Cast in attendance included Tichina Arnold, Mike Epps,…

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Hurricane Danny strengthens to Category 3, nears Caribbean

August 21, 2015 | No Comments

Danny’s winds strengthened to 115 mph, making it a Category 3 hurricane as it spins toward the Caribbean, the National Hurricane Center said Friday. This now qualifies the hurricane as a “major” hurricane, which is defined as any…

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Meet The US’ New Ambassador To Haiti

August 21, 2015 | No Comments

Massachusetts-born career member of the Senior Foreign Service Peter F. Mulrean has been confirmed by the U.S. Senate as the new ambassador to Haiti. Mulrean was confirmed on August 5th after being selected in May.…

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