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Sunday, October 22, 2017

A Weekend With Freeway

BY: DT THE ARTIST On February 24th to the 26th, I had the pleasure of documenting a lecture tour with Freeway aka Philadelphia Freeway. The...

Canadian Reggae Icon Nana McLean Drops new single

BY: KRISTINA RAMCHARRAN Canada’s queen of reggae Nana McLean released a brand new single titled “This Here Kind of Loving”. The Juno award winning artist...

Is Pay to Play OK?

BY: DT THE ARTIST For artists nowadays the music industry is a double entendre. Meaning it looks easier to break out and be a star,...

Introducing DCD

BY DT THE ARTIST DCD is a new music group combining Hip Hop, Soul and G-Funk. The group is made up of members Drae Lawson,...

Who’s Hot in Florida?

BY DT THE ARTIST While Toronto was being hit with snow, I had the pleasure to be in Fort Myers Florida, with DJ Black Ent...

When Do I Need a Manager?

BY DT THE ARTIST  I am often approached by artists asking me, how do I get a manager? So, I intend to clarify that today....

Artist’s Life: How Artists Get Paid

BY DT THE ARTIST Let’s tackle a mystery that many artists are trying to solve. So, you’ve been in the studio putting in countless hours,...

Charlie Clips

BY DT THE ARTIST  A few weeks ago, I had the chance to sit down with Charlie Clips a Battle Rapper from the US. To...

Grants for Artists: Funding Your Talent

BY DT THE ARTIST As an artist we often get into these moments of creativity and then start to scheme on how we can make...

The Life of An Artist

BY DT THE ARTIST  After eighteen years of being an artist and traveling across the country, the US, and a fair bit of the Caribbean,...

Community News

Supporting GTA Seniors A-Supreme Foundation Holds 3rd Annual Grand Charity Gala

BY: JELANI GRANT  Though the Jamaica Diaspora Conference came and went more than two months ago, Jamaicans continue to celebrate 55 years of independence in...

A Brand Of African Inspired Print Skirts For All Women And Girls

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  In a society where Eurocentric fashion styles and brands have predominated the mainstream, one fashion designer has taken on the task of...

SmartTerm Essay Competition for Caribbean Schools

BY: LEANNE BENN When it comes to the education systems in many Caribbean islands, there is one factor that may be common in most public...

From Toronto to Dominica with Love

BY: LEANNE BENN Alone we can do so little and together we can do so much. Those are the words of the local Kaisoca ladies...

JN Foundation Launches Disaster Relief Fund

With all of the recent devastation that has swept through the Caribbean, businesses are rallying together to aid in relief efforts to the islands....