Carnival is a festive season that occurs before the season of Lent. The main events typically occur during February or early March. Visit our photo gallery to view our carnival photos from around the world.
Terrin Callendar has been a part of the entertainment fraternity for over a decade. Directed by Christian "Subaronthevid" Subar. Shot and edited by Dane "lordedit" Hamilton
Colorist Ian "king" Davis
Beauty, brains, talent and style are some of the qualities critics are describing for Trini Jacobs. She has recorded collaborations with a number of artists including Kevin Lyttle, Machel Montano and others.
Born Kenneth Allen in Freehill, Saint Mary, Jamaica, 1960, Tibet is also known as "Mr. Reality". He is one of the few artists from the early days of digital reggae to focus on "conscious" themes in his lyrics.
Born Michael Theophilus Johnson, 21 July 1965, Kingston, Jamaica,Spice sang in his father's church from age seven; he learned to play guitar, drums, trumpet, piano, saxophone, flute, and harp as a youngster.
Capleton was born Clifton George Bailey III on 4/13/67, Islington, St. Mary. His namesake was a prominent local lawyer, and Clifton earned that nickname as a verbally gifted youth with a similar talent .
Trini's style is a mixture of the elements she listened to while growing up - R&B, Hip-hop, Reggae and Calypso. If your taste runs to beautiful R&B love songs, Reggae and Soca, check out Trini’s releases.
Reggae originated in Jamaica; often used in a broad sense to refer to all Jamaican music, but reggae denotes a particular music style that was strongly influenced by traditional mento and calypso music.
One of the more popular dancehall DJs of the '90s, Mad Cobra was the first reggae artist to top the Billboard rap singles chart. He made his name with a series of hard-hitting songs aimed at the hardcore crowd.