Jamaica’s carnival now over, the rest of the world waits with bated breath to see whether any other Caribbean carnival can truly compare, or bring something to the table when it comes to the sweetness of a Trinbago masquerade jump-up. Every festival has its own touch of sweetness we think, so it’s safe to say that come August, carnival enthusiasts can...

Bunji Garlin has been hard at work. On Sunday, April 19th, he hits the Heineken Stage at Coachella in California. An honor. That’s how Bunji Garlin told us he sees the opportunity to perform on the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival Heineken Stage, this year. Humbly, he explained that it’s not the actual grand Coachella stage where artistes like Drake and Azalea Banks will perform,...

For weeks there’s been some murmuring about the release of his new video- something he’s undoubtedly been pretty excited to unleash. For Shane Howell, known in entertainment circles as Lawless of Bing Bang studios in Trinidad, his single, “And Yuh” has struck gold as compared to any of his previous projects. He’s excited about it and...

Destra says she has no issue with VIP areas generally. Destra Garcia is making herself clear this afternoon. She’s been the topic of heated debate online and across the airwaves in Trinidad and Tobago for the past few hours, this following a Jamaica Observer report yesterday that highlighted the ‘Bacchanalist’s’ 20 minute stance taken at Jamaica’s...

For years there’s been a subliminal divide taking place in Trinidad and Tobago’s carnival. It’s been blamed, for the most part on the crime situation and the need for better mechanisms to deal with pick pocketing and other petty crimes in fetes. Hiking up prices and of course, delivering the now norm, all-incliusive fete, was devised by major event promoters, among them Tribe Carnival,...

They say speak it into the universe and you’re guaranteed to get it. Guess that’s what Trinidad rapper, Lil Saint’s been doing. In recent days, the young act who’s been making pretty good inroads locally, made it clear to fans and critics alike that this year he’ll be claiming his fame, in one way or another. Lil Saint says he’s...

Kees may be on his way to Jamaica- probably even touched down already, but seems like he’s left some of his hotness in Trinidad, because in a selfie taken by the T&T hit maker this morning, cute-boy Kees looks a little less dapper. Kees takes a selfie showing off more beard than ever. Now we know some of you are already cussin’ us out for that bit...

Two of the Caribbean’s most internationally acclaimed women sealed the deal yesterday with Hip Hop mogul, Jay Z, his wife Beyonce, Madonna, Kanye West and other high profile international musicians on a project that will see the stars compete as one, with the likes of music streaming platforms like Spotify, Deezer and others. Rihanna has signed on to TIDAL Trinidad...