St. Lucia Jazz Festival, Jamaica Dream Weekend & More
The 24th Annual St. Lucia Jazz & Arts Festival
The 24th annual St Lucia Jazz & Arts Festival gets underway this week, raising the curtain on 11 days of music and an explosion of visual arts and crafts at various venues island wide.
The festival blasts off at Mindoo Phillip Park on Thursday with a line-up of performers who blend island culture with internationally acclaimed musical talent and diverse music genres. Among those taking the stage will be Chronixx, Destra and the Bakanal Band, Dupes, Sedale and Wildfire, Arthur Alain and Invader.
Turks and Caicos Top Travel Choice Awards
Providenciales in the Turks and Caicos is TripAdvisor’s latest pick for the world’s top island.
Providenciales climbed a rung from last year’s No. 2 ranking among the travel review site’s Travelers’ Choice award winners to bump Ambergris Caye out of the top spot.
It was quite a tumble for the Belize island. Ambergris Caye held the top ranking on the TripAdvisor global islands list for two years in a row before dropping out of the top 10 completely this year.
Beenie Man to act in Nick Cannon’s “King of the Dancehall” Movie
Nick Cannon, host of America’s Got Talent, has been keeping the information hush hush surrounding his movie project, King of the Dancehall.
However, Loop Jamaica has confirmed that Beenie Man, widely regarded as the ‘King of the Dancehall’ in entertainment circles, will do a performance in the movie, and he may also land a cameo role.
Rihanna Stars in Her First Puma Ad
Rihanna’s new position as creative director for Puma comes with a Brand Ambassador aspect, and now we are getting a first look at the singer’s first campaign.
In the ad, Rihanna sports a visor, crop top, and the Pulse XT sneakers all branded with Puma’s logo. The advert features Puma’s tagline, “Forever Faster.”