Jamaican ‘My Boy Lollipop’ singer, Millie Small dies aged 73

Well-known Jamaican singer Millie Small, who recorded the hit single My Boy Lollipop has died. She passed away in England at the age of 73. According...

Armed with encouragement, UK Based T&T artist delivers strong Amid COVID-19 pandemic

Arising out of strict distancing measures, deaths and heartache suffered around the world as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, music to heal, uplift...

Grenada finally cancels Spicemas 2020

The following statement was issued by the Chief Executive Officer of Grenada's Spicemas Corporation: Grenada, like the rest of the world, is dealing with the...

Chevelle Franklyn releases songs to Inspire hope during COVID-19 pandemic

As the world continues to grapple with lives lost and lessons of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), International Psalmist Chevelle Franklyn has released her latest...

Veteran Trinidadian playwright, actor and director Tony Hall dies

Trinidad and Tobago theatre stalwart Tony Hall  died on Monday morning, reportedly from a heart attack. He would have been 72 on July 16. Hall,...

Tribute to Professor Emeritus Tara Prasad Dasgupta, CD

The Institute of Jamaica, which was established for the encouragement of Literature, Science and Art, awarded Professor Tara Prasad Dasgupta the Silver Musgrave Medal...

Renowned regional artists join IICA in recognizing workers throughout the food chain

The Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) launched a campaign to express appreciation to and recognize the work of farmers and food chain...

Antigua Carnival 2020 cancelled

Antigua and Barbuda’s National Festivals Minister Daryll Matthew has announced that Antigua’s premier Summer festival, Carnival 2020, has been cancelled. Matthew, in a statement issued...

Barbados cancels 2020 Crop Over festival

Barbados' Crop Over Festival and the National Independence Festival of Creative Arts (NIFCA) are the latest casualties of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, which is...

U.S. Virgin Islands says ‘all eyes still on we for 2020’

Following the successful launch of the U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Tourism's Division of Festivals' online gatherings earlier this month, an expanded Virtual Carnival...