June is National Caribbean-American Heritage Month

June is National Caribbean-American Heritage Month WASHINGTON – United States President Donald Trump has declared June, National Caribbean-American Heritage Month, saying that Caribbean Americans have contributed to the success, spirit, and character...

Skip Marley Becomes the First Jamaica to Hold the Top Spot On Billboard’s Adult...

Skip Marley Becomes the First Jamaica to Hold the Top Spot On Billboard’s Adult R&B Chart   As Jamaica continues to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the birth of reggae icon Bob Marley,...

The Caribbean and Caribbean American Women in Media You Need to Know

the Caribbean and Caribbean American Women in Media You Need to Know Caribbean and Caribbean American diaspora women have a diverse community within a unique perspective of worldviews. With different voices, this...

NEW YORK BASED JAMAICAN MUSIC INDUSTRY PRO PASSES ON FROM COVID-19

NEW YORK BASED JAMAICAN MUSIC INDUSTRY PRO PASSES ON FROM COVID-19 by Dave Rodney, Caribbean Times Writer Another Jamaican-born music industry professional has passed away from Covid-19 complications. Derrick Thompson, a classical music...

The annual Reggae Sumfest, Jamaica’s biggest entertainment festival, has been canceled due to the...

The annual Reggae Sumfest, Jamaica’s biggest entertainment festival, has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. As the fallout from the spread of the virus continues, organizers said that the festival could...

Vybz Kartel Loses His Appeal; Court of Appeal Affirms Conviction BROOKLN,NY– Controversial Jamaican entertainer Vybz Kartel and his three murder co-convicts had their appeals dismissed by the Court of Appeal today. The Court...

St. Lucia Carnival Postponed Until July 2021

St. Lucia Carnival Postponed Until July 2021 BROOKLYN, NY – As the coronavirus spreads across the Caribbean, the government of St. Lucia has decided to postpone this year’s carnival until 2021. This year’s...

“Drives” Caribbean Talent Mainstream Daily!

“The hardest thing for artists on the come up is gaining notoriety for their art. Now add in foreign artists from the Caribbean from another country and you have additional problems...

HONORABLE ROBERT NESTA MARLEY OM – GLOBAL MUSIC ICON

HONORABLE ROBERT NESTA MARLEY OM - GLOBAL MUSIC ICON Jamaicans in the Diaspora renew call for Marley to be named 8th National Hero By Anthony Turner New York: A year before Bob Marley  chose Zion...

Robert “Bob” Nesta Marley at 75

Robert “Bob” Nesta Marley at 75 Tuff Gong Still Rules An Essay By Michael D. Roberts Born on February 6, 1945, the Third World’s only superstar was a man of intense contradictions and genius. Now...

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