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...

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...

Jamaican reggae artist Edi Fitzroy is dead at 62

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Jamaican reggae singer, Edi Fitzroy, who made an impact on the industry with the hit Princess Black, died in hospital on Saturday. He was 62. The artiste, whose real...

St. Kitts Music Festival 2019 Rollout Smokey Robinson and Buju Banton...

St. Kitts Music Festival 2019 Rollout Smokey Robinson and Buju Banton Leads Star-Studded Line Up   (BROOKLYN, New York):  CARIBBEAN TIMES NEWS (NYC) has learned that the Ministry of Tourism and the St....

SPICE: The dancehall Queen took over Reggae SUMMERFEST

The Dancehall Queen put on yet another memorable performance for the Reggae Sumfest patrons as she performed few of her biggest hits like “Under Fire,” “Cool it,” “Genie” and of course...

BLACK FEMALE FASHION ENTREPRENEURS CREATE CAMPAIGN REPRESENTING LIVES LOST TO POLICE MISCONDUCT

BLACK FEMALE FASHION ENTREPRENEURS CREATE CAMPAIGN REPRESENTING LIVES LOST TO POLICE MISCONDUCT   Artwork to be Featured on the Cover of Billboard Magazine New York, NY (June 10, 2020) –Two Black female fashion entrepreneurs,...

Bacchanal! Labor Day Carnival Is 52 Years “Young”

Bacchanal! Labor Day Carnival Is 52 Years “Young” Do not mistake Caribbean, Trinidad-style carnival for the American Eurocentric event featuring Ferris wheels, cotton candy, dart throwing, and kids squealing loudly on nerve-racking rides....

WITH ALMOST A BILLION STREAMS , SNOW SEEKS COLLABORATION WITH BUJU BANTON

WITH ALMOST A BILLION STREAMS , SNOW SEEKS COLLABORATION WITH BUJU BANTON by Dave Rodney, Contributor, Caribbean Times Snow, Canada's dancehall superstar whose remake single with Daddy Yankee and pop queen Katie Perry...

Grenada’s Mr. Killa is new ISM Monarch

Back in 2013 an unknown Grenada calypsonian burst onto the Trinidad and Tobago Soca scene. That year he literally pushed onto the soca stage holding his own with Trinidad and the...

Sean Paul Will Receive The Order of Distinction

BROOKLYN, NY– Every year, Jamaicans who have contributed positively to the country’s development and growth, or those that have displayed gallantry and goodwill in assisting follow Jamaican citizens are honored at...

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