CARIBBEAN DIASPORA TO HOST "DAY OF GIVING"

IN SUPPORT OF HURRICANE AFFECTED ISLANDS

New York,: Saturday, October 7th has been designated “Caribbean Day of Giving”. On that day, the Caribbean Diaspora and friends of the Caribbean will be taking action in the form of a radiothon to support Caribbean countries affected by the recent hurricanes Irma and Maria.

"Caribbean Day of Giving" is a full day of concentrated efforts by the Diaspora and friends of the Caribbean to donate to relief efforts in the affected Caribbean countries. The radiothon will feature notable interviews, music, and updates from affected countries.  
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Now is the time to get your ticket to come feast on mouthwatering jerk cuisine and other Caribbean foods offered by top chefs and restaurants for only $19.99. The Grace Jamaican Jerk Festival features a variety of entertainment to include an expansive kidz zone, the Publix Culinary Pavilion and three stages featuring international acts and local favorites. Lots of free stuff, prizes and surprises. 

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ATLANTA (AP) — A notorious jewel thief with an illicit career spanning six decades has been caught stealing again, but she wasn’t after sparkly gems this time, police near Atlanta say.

Doris Payne, 86, was arrested at a Walmart store around 5 p.m. Monday and charged with shoplifting $86.22 worth of merchandise, according to a report from Chamblee police. The charge is a misdemeanor.
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Muamar Gaddafi’s Prophecies

“I will not go into exile to any foreign country. I was born here in Libya, and I will die 

here. This country was a dessert, and I turned it into a forest, where everything can grow.  
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Photos by Ajamu Myrie. Top: Former Jamaican Minister of Culture, Lisa Hanna wins the Celebrity Quick Fire Challenge Trophy against Two-Time Jerk Cook-off Winner, NY Mayor Bill de Blasio. more

R. Kelly

responds to allegations of abusing women and holding them in a ‘cult’.   more

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New York’s 7th Annual Staging of the Grace Jamaican Jerk Festival was a Success with Superb Performances, Great Food, and Activities.
jamaica’s Lisa Hanna Wins Celebrity Quick Fire Challenge Trophy against Two-Time Champ, NY Mayor Bill de Blasio

Legend's, Inner Circle, has teamed up with two of the most promising artists representing the future of Reggae Music, Konshens, and J-Boogz for their latest single, "Light My Fire."


The single has currently topped Apple Music's "A-List: Reggae,"a playlist, which features the hottest tracks across the genre. Listen to single NOW!


Free Download Souvenir Posters Oracabessa Irie Jam Concert 2017 and Jerk Festival Concert 2017 NYC

INNER CIRCLE
KONSHENS x J BOOG
"Light My Fire"

​Usher Responds to Herpes
Lawsuit. You Got No Proof, Lady That I Gave You Herpes

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‘Granny Gem Thief’ With Rap Sheet Dating To The 1950s Is Arrested Again

One of Dancehall’s most popular artist, Busy Signal, shows no signs of slowing down since his highly anticipated return to the United States. He teamed up with RCA Records Pop artist, Daniel Skye, to remix Daniel's latest single, “Good as it Gets.” with DJ Karim of Renaissance Sound.


The original single has gained over 4 Million views on Youtube since its release in October 2016 and Daniel knew the remix had to have some Caribbean flavor to the new tempo of the hit single. Check it out.
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Shaggy and Love

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Hip-Hop Personality Tara Wallace to host IED Awards In New York

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