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Fever pitch

30 July 2010

IT IS CROP-OVER time again in Barbados, and people are coming home in droves from places such as England and the United States. Read More


The Best mash it up

30 July 2010

THE MUCH anticipated battle between the Bacchanal Time calypso tent and the Best Of Crop-Over ended in a knockout at The Gymnasium of the Garfield Sobers Sports Complex on Wednesday night. Read More

Spencer tops Pic-O-De-Lot

30 July 2010

Colin Spencer’s name turned up frequently as some pundits recently made their predictions about the outcome of tonight’s big showdown at the Banks/Lime Pic-O-De-Crop finals at Kensington Oval. Read More


Ready for the show

30 July 2010

The stage is all set for tonight’s Pic-O-De-Crop Finals at Kensington Oval. Read More

Crop-Over last lap action in high gear

30 July 2010

Revellers will be "out to all" this weekend as Barbados’ Crop-Over Festival reaches another colourful, fun-filled climax. Read More

Li'l Rick a no-show

30 July 2010

EVEN THOUGH A deposit was made for entertainer Li’l Rick to perform at the Bacchanal Time vs The Best Of Crop-Over showon Wednesday night, the artiste was a no-show. Read More

People's King coming today

30 July 2010

Will Blood continue his winning streak or will Mr Dale come out on top? Read More

Bands ready for Foreday

30 July 2010

Bandleaders have responded positively to the changes instituted for this year’s Foreday Morning Jam. The National Cultural Foundation (NCF) has introduced a longer route, heavy security and the first ever Sunrise Beach Party on Brandons Beach. Read More


Ding-dong Pic'

30 July 2010

It is set to be a packed Kensington Oval tonight for one of the most eagerly anticipated calypso battles of Barbados’ Crop-Over Festival. Read More


Over the hill

30 July 2010

 At least about 36 people from England, Germany, United States, the Caribbean, and even a few persons from the Czech Republic are in Betty West’s band for Monday’s Grand Kadooment. Read More

Bayne top judge for tonight

30 July 2010

Washbrook Bayne is the chief judge for tonight’s premier calypso contest. Read More

Dream box nightmare for Gorg

30 July 2010

Don’t drink! This timely advice has come from the "drinks man" Gorg after an accident at Bacchanal Time’s big show at the Wildey Gymnasium on Wednesday night. Read More

Bag ready to rumble

30 July 2010

Reigning Pic-O-De Crop Monarch Red Plastic Bag (RPB) is ready for tonight’s finals. Read More


Kid Site: Why I am out

29 July 2010

THE DAILY NATION of Tuesday, July 27, published a front page story, breaking the news that former calypso king David Kid Site Piggott had called it quits from the Crop-Over Festival. Read More


Stall order

29 July 2010

From early Tuesday morning workmen and stall owners were at Spring Garden Highway Read More


Cool kings

28 July 2010

THE TWO most dominant forces in Barbadian calypso are set to clash on Friday night. Read More

Gabby out front

28 July 2010

GABBY (ANTHONY CARTER) was reportedly leading the pack at the end of last Friday night’s Banks/LIME Pic-O-De-Crop semi-finals. Read More

15 000 to jam

28 July 2010

Expect a bigger, better Foreday Morning Jam on Saturday with 15 000 revellers preparing to take to the streets. Read More

Rihanna to make film debut

28 July 2010

BARBADIAN MUSIC SUPERSTAR Rihanna is set to make her Hollywood debut. Read More


Foreday funds

28 July 2010

This year’s Foreday Morning Jam is expected to be bigger than ever, Read More


Yes to Bushy Park

27 July 2010

BUSHY PARK, synonymous with motorsport events, was transformed into a sea of sun and soca when the National Cultural Foundation held one of its premier events at the St Philip venue for the first time on Sunday. Read More


Should the Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) review the 2020 grades?