There’s no way that Caribbean people can be held back- not when it comes to their carnival! No matter how tight their pockets may be, Caribbean people always find a way when it comes to the ultimate caribbean festival! CropOver is Barbados’ answer to Trinidad and Tobago’s mother of all carnivals and so, we’ve been looking on in anticipation...

The Queen Of Bacchanal has no qualms about being a mommy for a second time when the occasion arises. She gave ETCETERABUZZ the insight into her life, in a recent chat that even heard her speak of local critics to her music and style. Destra Garcia’s been in the game for years and she’s got the backbone to deal with anything thrown at her, it would seem....

If you’ve never heard of College Boy Jesse, you’re about to be amazed by what’s happening with this young, Trinidad and Tobago artiste who gave the world, ‘Tipsy’ in 2015. A recent trip to the United Kingdom where he opened for Bunji Garlin and Fay-Ann Lyons, may have been icing on an already sweet cake for the artiste; now added to this,...

Posted on Jul 6 2015 - 2:39pm
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This past weekend was one of much excitement, with events planned across T&T, but the show that mad ethe most noise it would seem, was TAO- Together As One, a concert held at the Queen’s Park Savannah in Port of Spain. Despite news of one Jamaican reggae crooner being served a warrant and arrested for breach of contract, the show went on and has since been...

Posted on Jul 1 2015 - 10:31am
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Lyrikal and Angela Hunte snuggled up even amid the Hollywood action. The buildup to Hollywood’s carnival or what’s really the Los Angeles Cultural Festival, was sensational. Trinidad and Tobago soca star, Machel Montano represented for weeks prior, posting and reposting images on Instagram of what would eventually unfold at the festival- the fourth year...

Posted on Jun 26 2015 - 5:47pm
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Help Trinidad and Tobago’s beloved cricketer Dwayne Bravo win cricket’s first American Excellence in Sports Performance 2015 Award,  as the irrepressible all-rounder has pitched cricket into its first-ever appearance at ESPN’s annual awards, the ESPYS. The nomination came as a result of Bravo’s acrobatic catch in an Indian Premier League...

Posted on Jun 26 2015 - 5:00pm
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Bunji Garlin and Fay Ann Lyons are gearing up to show the estimated 177,000 gathered at the Glastonbury Festival in Somerset , England just how Trinidad and Tobago does it. Their inclusion in the five day music and arts festival is a first for soca, and Trinidad and Tobago. Bunji has been forced to trade in the Jordans for rubber boots  Three hours ago, Bunji, in...

Posted on Jun 26 2015 - 2:42pm
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Same sex couples in the US are now free to wed in all 50 states. The verdict is in and gay people across the United States of America are happily going about their day today, this as the US Supreme Court has decided that same-sex couples have the right to legally wed in any of the 50 US states. The President of the United States, Barack Obama hailed the move as a big step toward equality and ended...