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Randle wows at tribute to mothers

03 May 2016

SHE CAME and she delivered to the hundreds of patrons who packed the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre last Sunday evening to see and hear international gospel sensation Lynda Randle, who was the main act of the Courts Barbados, Believe Magazine and Life 97.5 FM Honour... Read More

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Still no will found for Prince as Minnesota court opens probate process

02 May 2016

MINNEAPOLIS – Lawyers charged with untangling the multimillion-dollar estate of music superstar Prince said on Monday they still have not located a will that could avert a years-long dispute over his fortune but have not stopped looking. Six siblings or half-siblings... Read More

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Thousands take the Hill

02 May 2016

THOUSANDS OF FANS took to the hills to “lively up” themselves for the final event of the 2016 Digicel 4G Reggae Festival at Farley Hill National Park yesterday. Under overcast skies, everyone seemed prepared to have a good time. Armed with packed coolers, folding chairs... Read More

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Pulsating vibes on the Hill

02 May 2016

THEN THERE WAS SILENCE. And for a brief moment, the pulsating vibes at Reggae On The Hill were placed on mute as the lone voice of Jamaican reggae artiste NesBeth paid tribute to his late wife Ann-Marie Elliott yesterday. The singer of the popular song My Dream told... Read More

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Reggae party blazing on the Hill

01 May 2016

THE HILL IS ON FIRE! Though there are no literal flames, the thousands of reggae-loving fans have congregated at Farley Hill National Park and turned it into a blazing party zone as the Digicel 4G Reggae Festival culminates with the ever popular Reggae on The Hill.... Read More

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Duchess Kate on 100th Vogue cover

01 May 2016

LONDON – The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, will appear on the cover of the 100th anniversary edition of the British version of fashion magazine Vogue, following in the path of her husband's late mother, Princess Diana. Late on Saturday Vogue revealed the... Read More

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The Wonder of Vintage Reggae

01 May 2016

FANS LEFT WITH mixed reviews about the Digicel Vintage Reggae show at Kensington Oval on Friday night. But when the performers hit on something good the thousands who packed the venue were quite willing to show their full support. Read More

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Weekend Buzz April 29, 2016

29 April 2016

Catch some of the performances from the Reggae Beach Party. See Zulu International’s Kadooment 2016 costumes. Find out which Kadooment band Rihanna is supporting. What’s buzzing this weekend. Read More

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Monarchs show scrapped

29 April 2016

LACK OF SPONSORSHIP has forced the National Cultural Foundation to pull the Monarchs of the Mas Show originally slated for July 31 from the Crop Over calendar. Minister of Culture Stephen Lashley made the disclosure at a press briefing at Kensington Oval this afternoon.... Read More

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Zulu rebirth

29 April 2016

VENTURING BACK to the early civilization of the Mayan people, Zulu International’s Apocalypto launched last week at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre to a sizeable audience. Befitting of their theme of “rebirth” which is loosely based on the 2006 movie of the same... Read More

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Minnesota police obtain sealed search warrant for Prince's residence

28 April 2016

AUTHORITIES IN MINNESOTA obtained a search warrant in connection with the death of pop star Prince and also won a court order to keep the findings secret, documents showed Thursday. Chief Deputy Jason Kamerud of the Carver County, Minnesota, sheriff's office cited... Read More

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Local ballet school teams up with American Ballet Theatre

26 April 2016

FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER, local ballet dancers will have a chance to be recognised by the world-renowned American Ballet Theatre (ABT) and its Affiliate Student Examinations. And Barbados is the first island in the Caribbean to make the link with the well-respected... Read More

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Weak reggae vibes

26 April 2016

THE DAIQUIRI BEACH, Pirates Cove Complex, Bay Street, St Michael, was transformed into a Jam Town when the 11th edition of the Digicel Reggae Festival sounded off on Sunday night. Obsessed fans rode the dancehall rhythms in an atmosphere of fine weather and flowing... Read More

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Dancehall beach party

25 April 2016

THOUSANDS FLOCKED to the beach at Pirates Cove, Bay Street, St Michael, for the 12th annual Digicel Reggae Beach Party yesterday. The show, the first of four events of the Barbados Reggae Festival, is at a new venue this year and by all accounts patrons were pleased... Read More

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Prince cremated

24 April 2016

CHANHASSEN – Prince’s remains have been cremated and his family and friends attended a private ceremony on Saturday to pay their respects to the late pop superstar at the studio complex where he died in a suburb of Minneapolis, a Prince spokeswoman said. Among those... Read More

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Cavalcade challenge

24 April 2016

COME ON BOARD for this year’s Crop Over Cavalcades. That’s the challenge from Minister of Culture Stephen Lashley to the private sector. Speaking to the SUNDAY SUN recently, Lashley said this year there will be one mega Cavalcade this Crop Over, noting that these... Read More

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Crop Over dates issue

23 April 2016

CONFUSION REIGNS over dates for two of Crop Over’s biggest competitions for this year. Reports indicate that new arrangements have been put in place for the staging of the two events, but Minister of Culture Stephen Lashley said he could not give an undertaking whether... Read More

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Weekend Buzz April 22, 2016

22 April 2016

Take a peek at Rihanna's latest music video then check out some of the talent displayed by the Barbados Community College's music students. Also, find out what's buzzing this weekend. Read More

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Police: No signs of trauma or suicide in Prince's death

22 April 2016

Police found no signs of suicide or obvious trauma in the death of US music superstar Prince, but it could take weeks before autopsy results reveal how the ground-breaking performer died, authorities said on Friday. The intensely private musician, whose hits included... Read More

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Singer Prince found dead at Minnesota home

21 April 2016

United States pop star Prince, the 57-year-old whose hits included Purple Rain and Kiss, was found unresponsive on Thursday at his Minnesota home and was later declared dead, US media reports said. A local sheriff's office official would not confirm the identity... Read More

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Tino Best: “I’ve slept with anywhere between 500 and 650 girls”

20 April 2016

IN THE LATEST EXCERPT of his book Mind the Windows, former West Indies fast bowler Tino Best calls himself a “man-whore” confessing to having slept with more than 500 women. Co-authored by Jack Wilson, Best writes about his days playing cricket for Barbados and the... Read More

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