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A night of mash-ups and misses

27 February 2019

PORT OF SPAIN – Machel Monday had great moments. To say, however, Machel Montano’s concert performance at the Hasely Crawford Stadium in Port of Spain on Monday night was his Greatest Of All Time (GOAT) would be a large oversell. Read More

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Defending monarch to be tenth on stage

26 February 2019

PORT OF SPAIN – Defending National Calypso Monarch Helon Francis will perform at position No.10 in tomorrow’s final of the 2019 edition of the competition. The draw for positions took place yesterday at the Kaiso House Calypso Tent, Queen’s Park Savannah, Port of... Read More

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Green Book denies Netflix top Oscar on night of music and diversity

25 February 2019

LOS ANGELES – Road trip movie Green Book triumphed over Roma to win best the best picture Oscar on Sunday, denying Netflix bragging rights as the first streaming service to beat Hollywood at its own game. Read More

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Judge sets $1 million bail for singer R. Kelly on sexual assault charges

23 February 2019

CHICAGO – Grammy-winning R&B singer R. Kelly, who for years has faced allegations that he abused women and underage girls, appeared in court in Chicago on Saturday to face charges that he sexually assaulted four people, including three teenagers. Read More

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QUON to represent the Barbados in TNT

22 February 2019

This Sunday, February 24, 2019 about nine days after of his 18th birthday, Quon will be departing these shores heading to the twin island republic Trinidad & Tobago, for what has become a norm in the tenure of the junior monarchy representing Barbados during the Trinidad... Read More

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Actor Jussie Smollett arrested, accused of lying to Chicago police

21 February 2019

CHICAGO – Actor Jussie Smollett has been arrested after he was charged with lying to police when he claimed he was attacked and beaten by two masked men shouting racist and homophobic slurs, Chicago police said. Read More

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Sir Curtley now a dancing star

19 February 2019

Legendary West Indies cricketer Sir Curtley Ambrose was out in the middle last night, but on a different kind of stage. Sir Curtley and his professional partner Siobhan Power, swept across the ballroom floor on the Australian version of the show Dancing With the... Read More

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Rap scores Grammy breakthrough while girl power rules awards show

11 February 2019

LOS ANGELES – This is America, Childish Gambino’s searing indictment of police brutality and racism, scored a breakthrough for rap on Sunday at the Grammy awards, where the top prize went to country artist Kacey Musgraves. Read More

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Rihanna’s stalker pleads guilty

07 February 2019

According to several international news sources, the man accused of stalking Barbadian superstar Rihanna, has pleaded guilty. Eduardo Leon was arrested in May 2018 for breaking into the singer’s home and appeared in court yesterday in relation to the incident, where... Read More

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Clicks of excellence

26 January 2019

He was doing something which earned money but did not make him happy and he knew he needed a change, and that change has led him to unexpected heights. On June 28, Boyce will be in Washington DC, where he will be honoured as the 2019 Caribbean Style & Culture (CSC)... Read More

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Weaver to receive film honour

11 January 2019

Hollywood award-winning actress Sigourney Weaver will receive the Founders Award as an Icon in the Performing Arts in the Walled Garden Theatre at the Barbados Museum tonight. Read More

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New year, new solo vibe for Leadpipe

04 January 2019

It’s a new year and a new vibe for Leadpipe. Not only is the “liquor animal” sporting a trendy new look, but he is ready to embrace all that music has to offer, go wherever it takes him as a solo artist and release an EP later this year. Read More

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Love for Smokey

16 December 2018

Entertainer Smokey Burke was not left out yesterday as volunteers of the Love Day Project travelled across Barbados to spread Christmas cheer and deliver gifts. This was the ninth year of the charity’s annual holiday giveaways and they visited areas such as Queen’s... Read More

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Gabby hospitalised

15 December 2018

Calypsonian and cultural ambassador Anthony “Gabby” Carter has been hospitalised. He is currently undergoing tests at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, where he has been admitted as a patient since Thursday. Read More

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Sir Don signs out

13 December 2018

A pillar of the musical landscape has passed and it has left the fraternity shaken. It is understood that highly acclaimed writer, composer, calypso analyst and recording artiste, Don Marshall, more affectionately known by his sobriquet Sir Don, passed away in his... Read More

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Shanta ready to Throw Wine

07 December 2018

Shanta Prince is bringing some Throw Wine visuals for her fans. A Crop Over release she is happy with the concept of the video that was released today. “The song was written by Jason Shaft Bishop and produced by Dwain Antrobus. It is my first video and I am so... Read More

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Meghan off to Thailand

24 November 2018

Miss Universe Barbados 2018 Meghan Theobalds is off to Bangkok, Thailand. The beauty, who turned 27 recently, became the third Miss Universe Barbados under the Crown Events Franchise, and 16th for Barbados overall, was stunning in a coral jumpsuit by Pauline Bellamy,... Read More

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Fresh start for Betty B

23 November 2018

Betty B launched her new four track album Behind Bars last Saturday night at Limegrove Lifestyle Centre before a gathering of family, friends, singers, musicians, industry players, supporters and other specially invited guests. Read More

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Lashley in top 30

23 November 2018

Miss Barbados World has made it into the top 30.The announcement was made on the official Miss World page on Wednesday. Read More

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Robert De Niro and wife split after 20-year marriage

22 November 2018

LOS ANGELES − Oscar-winning actor Robert De Niro and his wife of more than 20 years have separated, media reports said on Tuesday. De Niro, 75, and Grace Hightower, 63, have been living apart for some time, The Hollywood Reporter, celebrity website TMZ and People... Read More

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Bim Tipsy is in full swing

18 November 2018

Bim Tipsy kicked off the Independence celebrations early as it started the Party mood at Bellevue Polo Estate tonight. Read More

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