On Thursday November 19th, Caribbean Life newspaper recognized a diverse group of “selfless, determine and passionate” Caribbean Americans at it’s inaugural Impact Awards 2015, held at the Paradise Catering Hall, in Brooklyn.
There comes a time in your life when the party scene becomes an overkill and all you want to do is simply relax and enjoy the finer things in life. So for those of us who don’t do clubs, those who prefer good conversation with a glass of wine, and for those who just love to eat to our heart’s (and belly’s) content, you’ll want to keep reading!
After a roaring encore, Sounds of Reggae returns with Part 2 – “Shaggy & Friends,” on Sunday, December 13th, at the historic Kings Theater in Brooklyn. Performing live will be Platinum-selling, Grammy award winner, Shaggy, with his friends, the legendary reggae ambassadors Third World, reggae royalty Ky-Mani Marley, along with special guest, Amber Lee.
There is no doubt that this Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend will be one of the most musically memorable moments of the decade in the New York Tri-State area. Yes, the decade. On Saturday, November 28, 2015, Caribbean entertainment specialists Irish and Chin, in conjunction with Irie Jam Radio, will present David “Ram Jam” Rodigan and Barrington “Barry G” Gordon’s 30th Anniversary at the plush Resorts World Casino in Queens, New York.
I’ve been planning on publishing this for some time now. Actually, I planned on writing this entry a year ago, but experience and reflective thinking was surely needed to add wisdom to my words, and for you, a better read. As I clicked onto my website, MY WEBSITE that I lived on every waking hour of every single day a few years ago, it all seemed foreign. I haven’t been on my JayBlessed.com homepage in months and my writing block caused me to dawdle on this screen for hours…