Rihanna among stars suing about knockoffs

07 October 2015

NEW YORK – Beyonce, Jay Z, Kanye West, Pharrell Williams and Rihanna have teamed up to sue a Paris clothing retailer they say has been “brazenly” selling shirts, hats, backpacks, cellphone cases, and other items featuring their likenesses without permission. The... Read More


Son of a Trump: Mexican comedians hit back in insult-laden show

06 October 2015

MEXICO CITY – Decked out in dark suits and outlandish blond wigs, a clutch of Mexico's most popular comedians lambasts Donald Trump as a dangerous buffoon in a new play that hits back over his anti-Mexican comments on the US election campaign trail. When he entered... Read More


‘One people’ united for a cause

05 October 2015

“ALL AH WE” is one Caribbean! Dominica’s Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit made that statement last night at Kensington Oval, as he thanked the Barbadian public for their support of his country which was devastated by Tropical Storm Erika on August 27. Taking the words... Read More


Sam Smith tops charts with James Bond theme

04 October 2015

LONDON – British singer Sam Smith went straight to number one in the UK pop charts on Friday with Writing’s On The Wall, the theme song to the upcoming James Bond film Spectre, making it the first title track for a 007 movie to be a chart-topper. The song knocked... Read More


Marvay’s magic

04 October 2015

There is a line in the infectious Survive The Weekend that goes, “They know meh name/Been doing this thing from young” which is a true statement in regards to Damian Marvay who has been knocking around the entertainment scene for years. The 33-year-old (soon to be... Read More


America’s Next Top Model with Bajan roots

04 October 2015

From America to Germany to Mexico to Barbados –wherever Devin LJ Clark goes, the cameras follow. The self-proclaimed Bajan-American, who has Barbadian roots, can be viewed on the current cycle of America’s Next Top Model: Guys & Girls. When the SUNDAY SUN caught... Read More


Betty brings house down

03 October 2015

THERE WAS NOTHING PAINFUL about watching Betty Payne overcome her fears and conquer the stage. And last Sunday, the Mahalia’s Corner audience surrendered to the sweet sounds and melodies that filled the room. Though she sang the words to I Surrender with powerful... Read More


Weekend Buzz October 2, 2015

02 October 2015

In this week's Weekend Buzz we have highlights from Richard Stoute Teen Talent, Rihanna at Rock in Rio and Betty Payne at Mahalia's Corner. Also, Hal Linton has some news for his fans and Neesha Woodz launches her album Fyah. Up and coming singer Kymmi has also made... Read More


Celebrity cast for Tidal concert

01 October 2015

NEW YORK – Jay Z’s global streaming music service Tidal on Wednesday announced a super star charity concert in New York to celebrate reaching one million subscribers, six months after it launched. Jay Z, his wife Beyonce, Prince, Usher, and Nicki Minaj will headline... Read More


Cosby accused of three more assaults

01 October 2015

LOS ANGELES – Three more women came forward on Wednesday to accuse veteran comedian Bill Cosby of sexually assaulting them decades ago, charges that come a week before Cosby is scheduled to give a sworn deposition in a separate sexual assault lawsuit. Sharon Van Ert,... Read More


RiRi rocks Rio

01 October 2015

RIO – She has logged countless performances beneath her belt, and Rihanna was back packing another punch when she took to the stage at Rock In Rio music festival over the weeknd. The 27-year-old Bajan beauty rocked the Read More


Nicki Minaj to bring family story to life in TV comedy series

29 September 2015

LOS ANGELES – Rapper Nicki Minaj is bringing the story of her New York upbringing to television with a comedy series for ABC Family. "This is one of the more unique adventures I've ever embarked on," Minaj, 32, said in a statement on Tuesday. The series is to... Read More


Daughter of late actor Paul Walker sues Porsche over fatal crash

29 September 2015

THE DAUGHTER OF late actor Paul Walker, who died in the fiery crash of a Porsche sports car in California two years ago, filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the car company in Los Angeles on Monday, court records show. Meadow Walker claimed in the complaint that... Read More


Australia set to refuse visa for singer Chris Brown

27 September 2015

SYDNEY – Australia intends to refuse a visa for US singer and hip-hop star Chris Brown, a government spokesman said on Sunday, following through on a threat made last week over the singer's history of domestic violence. Brown, 26, had been due to perform at a series... Read More


Farewell scenes filmed at Screw Dock

26 September 2015

BARBADIANS WAILED while bidding farewell to relatives at the Screw Dock in The City, today. However, this was a scene scripted as part of the Panama Fever: A Caribbean Journey documentary. Read More


Tamara’s Corner

26 September 2015

SHE WAS JAZZY. She was animated. And she was in good voice. During her approximately 40-minute long performance, she navigated through several musical genres. With a reputation of being diverse, you oughta know that Tamara Marshall lived up to the hype at her first-ever... Read More


WEEKEND BUZZ: September 25, 2015

25 September 2015

WHAT’S BUZZING THIS WEEKEND: A Taste of China Mahalia's Corner featuring Tamara Marshall Richard Stoute Teen Talent Contest What's On. Read More


NCF launches drive-a-thon for Dominica

25 September 2015

THE NATIONAL Cultural Foundation (NCF) will stage a drive-a-thon in aid of Caribbean neighbour Dominica which was ravaged by Tropical Storm Erika. At the launch of the event dubbed The Road to Recovery, NCF Chief Executive Officer Cranston Browne said the intention... Read More


Danny Glover for UWI forum

25 September 2015

KINGSTON – Danny Glover, celebrated American actor, film director, political activist and champion of reparatory justice, will be the guest speaker at a public forum at the University of the West Indies (UWI) Mona, on October 5titled “Conversations with Danny Glover... Read More


Joseph Niles’ contribution not easily measured

23 September 2015

MINISTER OF CULTURE, Sports and Youth, Stephen Lashley paid tribute to Joseph Niles, following the passing of the Barbadian gospel artiste last Friday. “Joseph Niles excelled as one of Barbados’ most distinguished gospel singers of all time, giving a lifetime of commitment... Read More


Night of surprises at Emmys

21 September 2015

LOS ANGELES – HBO shows Game of Thrones and Veep won the top prizes at the Emmy Awards for the first time on Sunday, bringing a breath of fresh air to television's biggest night on an evening that also made history for black actresses. Jon Hamm finally snared an Emmy... Read More




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