Deejay Mavado is expected to guest 106 & Park, the flagship entertainment show American television network, BET, today.
A statement from the artiste’s camp states that Mavado has invited to be a guest judge for a segment of the show called Freestyle Fridays, where two up and coming rappers clash, with the winner going on to defend his title the following week on the show. (more…)
TIFA will unveil the video for her song Champion Bubbler tonight. It was directed by New York filmmaker Vice, who was behind the recent Snoop Lion documentary.
Champion Bubbler is featured on the Kling Klang rhythm produced by Dre Skull Mixpack Records. (more…)
Bunny Wailer and Lady Saw
OUR artistes will receive a USA Proclamation from the city of Mount Vernon in New York on March 16.
Bunny Wailer, John Holt, Cocoa Tea and Lady Saw are recipients of the award which will be presented by Mount Vernon mayor, Ernest Davis, at this year’s Linkage Awards, scheduled for the Nellie A Thornton School, in Mount Vernon. (more…)
Television personality/producer/director, Lisa Wickham returns to the screen as host of the Celebrity panel of the 2013 Soca Monarch competition. Wickham who took a break from on-air duties to focus on producing and directing shall host the TV panel comprising international celebrities, Vivica A Fox, Tatyana Ali, Damien Dante Wayans and Darrin Henson.
Wickham was, in fact, the host of the first ever Soca Monarch Celebrity panel in (more…)
Over 200 people came out to pay tribute to masman, Peter Minshall on Wednesday, at the Medulla Art Gallery in Woodbrook, when the trinidad+tobago film festival (ttff) launched its third annual Carnival Film Series. Sponsored by the Trinidad and Tobago Film Company Limited, the series showcases Carnival-themed films at venues across the country. (more…)
CALYPSONIAN “The Baron” or the “Sweet Soca Man”, is not singing too sweetly these days after he was robbed of his $50,000 bracelet in East Port of Spain. He says it was grabbed by a bandit whom he describes as a, “red man.”
According to Besson Street Police the incident occurred around 4 p.m. on Tuesday when Timothy Watkins aged 65 of #970 Paria Main Road, Toco was driving his Nissan Frontier south along Observatory Street, Port of Spain and had stopped in traffic. (more…)