Jul 24, 2014
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Posts tagged: Grenada

Toppa Top 10: The Biggest Soca Tunes of 2013


Words by Jam Central, Tishanna Williams and Jesse Serwer—
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Heavyweight Champion: Watch Mr. Killa’s “Rolly Polly” Video

Words by Jam Central

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Jamaican artists have long been known to sing about their affinity for voluptuous women. Classic tunes like The Heptones’ “I Need a Fat Girl (Fattie Fattie),” Shaggy’s “Mampie” or Ranking Dread’s “Fattie Boom Boom” give praise to plump posteriors, but they are not the only ones in the Caribbean who share that sentiment.

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Footprints: New Doc Spotlights Grenadian Sprinter Kirani James

Words by Tasha Brown—

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Footprints is an appropriate title for the upcoming documentary which looks to shed light on Grenadian Olympic sprinter Kirani James‘ humble story. It’s clear from this preview that Kirani is making his mark in history for his hometown, Gouyave, and the rest of the world, as he continues to break records effortlessly and graciously. He’s the reason Grenadians many are smiling.

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Gathering in the Grenadines: Carriacou Maroon and String Band Festival

Words by Jesse Serwer—

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For such a small place, Carriacou sure has a lot of culture. Officially a part of Grenada, the “land of reefs” is just 13 square miles in size and home to just about 8,000 people. But not only does it have one of the most unique and distinctive carnivals in the Caribbean, Shakespeare Mas, it now has a remarkable international music festival, too.

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Toppa Top 10: The Best Caribbean Carnivals

Words by Steve Bennett, Erin MacLeod, Jesse Serwer and Jillioniare—

Trinidad Carnival

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Impressions: The Styles of Miami Broward Carnival


Photos by Jesse Serwer and Simone Serwer—
Santana D Puppet at Miami Carnival

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