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A new trendsetting party theme has been created in Antigua and Barbuda, lead by none other than A.S. Bryden and Sons with its internationally acclaimed Carib Beer brand. The Carib Trailer, piloted by popular entertainers Ibis and Supa Diamond, was introduced last Friday and offered two nights of mobile entertainment and fun encompassing the city [...]
Dominica’s 35th Anniversary celebration as an independent nation, can so far be described as one of the greatest birthday parties thrown for a nation at this age. (CLICK HERE FOR PICTURES)
The adage that Machel Montano was destined to be great is well founded. This singer extraordinaire showed his true worth on Friday night setting the tone to three days of pulsating rhythms in the nature isle Dominica at the 17th Annual World Creole Music Festival (WCMF), with a performance that certainly sets the stage for [...]
The phrase “Myst 2 the world” is a popular one used by mystics to express their awe and amazement every time Myst Carnival exceeds their expectation. It’s a phrase that Mystics use to express their pride in being a mystic, so popular it has almost become the Mystic pledge.
AN Thomas, one of the co-conspirators in the Buju Banton drug case, has been released from federal prison. Thomas — who the Federal Bureau of Prisons’ website said was released on August 23 — and James Mack were held in a police-controlled warehouse in Tampa, Florida , attempting to purchase a large quantity of cocaine [...]
New York (CNN) – Lady Gaga has taken the MTV Video Music Awards stage covered in (fake) blood; wearing a dress made of meat and as her male alter-ego, Jo Calderone. But at the 2013 MTV VMAs, Miley Cyrus stole Gaga’s outrageous performance crown. While Gaga came equipped with multiple costume- and wig-changes on her side, Cyrus took over the [...]
CALIFORNIA, United States, Wednesday August 21, 2013 – R&B star Chris Brown was handed a new sentence to perform 1,000 hours of community labour when Superior Court Judge James Brandlin reinstated the singer’s revoked probation on Friday. The sentence is the latest repercussion of Brown’s arrest four years ago for assaulting his then-girlfriend Rihanna on the [...]
Antigua’s young rising star, Jamal Gordon is busy getting ready for Labor Day in New York. “I am performing the Friday and the Saturday, then will be shooting a music video on the Sunday. Then right after the weekend I have to return to Antigua to go to School on Wednesday!” he declared.
Ezzy Rattigan’s Golden Cup’ outplayed all other songs for J’ouvert and on Carnival Tuesday to win the 2013 Road March title.
An upsurge in village and family reunions have been credited for the hike in the number of revelers on the streets of St John’s for J’ouvert.
“Calypso has won,” declared Eddie Mello, moments after he dethroned De Bear to capture the 2013 Calypso Monarch crown in the wee hours of Monday morning.
International megastar Beyonce has gone Dancehall with her latest single Standing on the Sun by collaborating with Dancehall Superstar Mr. Vegas. The new track, which is a Reggae SOS mix of the original song, has kept tongues wagging as it is a prime candidate for the first single off her yet to be released album. [...]
Ezzy Rattigan has captured the Party Monarch title in the Jumpy segment, while defending king, Tian Winter, has been forced to settle for the Groovy crown.
LILLE, France, Friday July 26, 2013 – Barbadian superstar Rihanna, widely known for her brash bravado and cutting cuss-outs, slipped completely out of character when she unexpectedly burst into tears on stage after performing “Stay” the romantic ballad generally associated with her short-lived reconciliation with R&B singer Chris Brown. The “We Found Love” girl reportedly broke [...]
Story From the Jamaica Gleaner A Home Circuit Court jury has been directed to rule that dancehall entertainer Vybz Kartel is not guilty of the murder of St. Catherine businessman Barrington ‘Bossy’ Burton. However, Kartel will remain in custody because he has another murder case pending against him. The jury has also freed Kartel’s two [...]
On the heels of considerable success, Wadadli Beer has extended its sponsorship of local artistes, adding three to complement on Monday.
This August, the Antigua & Barbuda International Literary Festival will proudly host Beyond the Screen an event in collaboration with HAMAfilms and goldenmedia. Legendary and award-winning director Neema Barnette and her husband screen actor Reed McCants will share their wisdom and experience of filmmaking at a series of workshops and special events around Antigua from [...]