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Fadda Moses performs Twerk at Maracas Bay in Trinidad. Not many Caribbean entertainers can boast of having their video viewed over 1 million times on video sharing site, YouTube. Today, however, Trinidad and Tobago artiste, Fadda Moses is basking in that reality- his video for the 2013 dancehall inspired track, “Sample” having crossed 1 million views –...

He’s definitely making a name for himself, all the while, being extremely humble. Jason ‘Shaft’ Bishop’s name has been making the rounds in recent months and on the heels of what most would agree, was a tremendously successful C2K15 season in Trinidad for the songwriter, Jason moved to establish himself further in Barbados this year. He helped...

Posted on Aug 6 2015 - 11:22am
Comments Off on Trinis Head to Grenada This Weekend As Spice Mas Takes CentreStage

The past two years have seen phenomenal growth for Grenada’s Spice Mas with many making the move to discover the secret that lies within that island’s magical Jab Jab exploit, among other things. It’s not the only thing that’s been attractive about the Spice Mas experience though. ETCETERABUZZ has felt the sweetness of Grenada’s carnival,...

Posted on Aug 3 2015 - 10:52am
Comments Off on The Taipan Makes It Epic, Anya Rocks The Red, White and Black and Destra Goes Undercover in TDot!

Anya Ayoung Chee repping the Red, White and Black in Toronto! This past weekend was certainly overflowing with Caribbean splendor and pride. In Toronto, the Caribana festival was the talk of the town and of course, among the stars present was none other than the Taipan of Soca himself, Machel Montano. Parading the streets with his Epic ladies, all part and parcel...

Posted on Jul 20 2015 - 11:38pm
Comments Off on Hinds Says Rebooting Is Necessary, Hypasounds Makes Impact as CropOver Closes In

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...

Posted on Jul 13 2015 - 10:23am
Comments Off on College Boy Jesse Steps Out Harder Than Ever

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
Comments Off on Soca, Dancehall Erupt In Port-Of-Spain, Trinidad- Promoters Promise More!

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
Comments Off on Stars and More Stars! Hollywood Welcomes Soca, Caribbean Culture and Carnival!

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...