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Nikki Z Returns To The Airwaves: Bridge 99…

The Caribbean Queen of radio ‘Nikki Z’ returns home to her throne at an IRIE Jam Media Group affiliate in Jamaica. The mega-media personality and disc jockey, whose real name is Nicole Duhaney, received her…

Marley family releases psychedelic mushroom brand

A leading global psychedelics company has joined with the family of legendary musician Bob Marley to launch the first global functional and psychedelic mushroom consumer brand. Marley One is a range of functional mushroom tinctures…

Jahvillani delivers ‘Dirt to Bentley’

Recording artist and Wile Side Government originator Jahvillani has announced the release date of his album "Dirt to Bentley." The project will be released July 9. The 13-track debut is a triumphant expression of Jamaica’s…

Jada Kingdom maps long-term dancehall legacy

Jada Kingdom walked on stage in a Miami warehouse dressed like a cross between a Gothic princess and the badass Lara Cross from “Tomb Raider.” Adorned in a Rick Owens laced-up jacket, brown and army-green…

Mavado shows resilience at U.S. stage show

Dancehall artiste Mavado showed the audience he is a real McCoy at his first performance in the U.S. following personal tragedies. Mavado took the stage at a farm in Miami's Kendall neighborhood Thursday, just weeks…

The ugly truth about fibroids

The cause of fibroids has been a mystery for years. Sources say it stems from obesity, family history, to the early onset of puberty. The National Institutes of Health estimates that 80% of all women…

How Bob Marley is still making history in…

It’s fast approaching Feb. 6, Bob Marley’s birthday, and the usual flood of stories about the Jamaican superstar are being prepared. Just days before 2020 closes, he is closing in on another milestone. This story…

DJ Epps is a hip-hop innovator, grounded in…

DJ Epps is a world-famous, award-winning deejay and producer who keeps his Haitian-American heritage alive by putting others on the map.Epps, a New York native, worked his way to the top of the hip-hop circuit…

Chef Karma brings new flair to the culinary…

Actress and model Tinashel Phillips shows that she is not just a pretty face. Phillips, who was once one of the most-featured video vixens, creates gourmet sensations for private clients as Chef Karma with her…

Dealing with abuse in the Black community

When you think about abuse, what is the first thing that comes to mind? Most of us automatically think about abuse in the physical form. What if I told you abuse also comes in the…

Wanda presents Haiti to the world in an…

Some of these responses have been edited for clarity. Whenda “Wanda” Tima is a media maiden whose love for her Haitian heritage inspired her to build a successful platform for her people. Tima launched L’union…

Meet JonFX, music producer, pioneer

John Crawford, better known as JonFX, is a multi-platinum music producer who lives and breathes music. As he told his story to Caribbean America Web, Crawford, at times, broke into song, beatboxed and mimicked musical…

Series: An attainable journey to financial freedom

Plan for your financial freedom To attain financial freedom, it is imperative to take simple steps and practice patience along the way. Congratulate yourself on having taken the first two steps: Step 1: Envision a…

Meet Skye: Air Force sergeant, cosplay queen

Skye Owen has been spending the last few months learning Korean for her next U.S. Air Force assignment. She likes to dress up as her favorite animated character and pose for photos on her off…

Living with COVID-19

As loved ones, friends and strangers die each day, this time is reminiscent of the horror movies of World War II and the Vietnam War. A friendship develops between soldiers, they fight together, eat, drink…

Series: An attainable journey to financial freedom

Series: Assess your current financial situation Last month, we focused on formulating a financial vision and identifying your financial goals to equip you to achieve financial freedom.  Now that you have a clear financial vision…

Marie is the face behind the hottest red…

Marie Mirveline Charles left the countryside in Haiti as a child for a new life in the U.S. It was a strange and challenging transition for Charles, but with family support, persistence and an aptitude…

Abebe Lewis moves the culture forward

Reggae music is going through a rebirth. The new age of the genre is evolving as the culture changes, and the new generation reaches its prime.The new wave is not your parents' rocksteady or grandparents'…

Davica uses her story to empower others

Some of the responses have been edited for clarity. Davica V. Williams, known as Davi Speaks, is a multimedia personality, realtor and Christian spiritual advisor. She loves the culture, flair and the interconnectedness of her…

DJ Spider revolutionizes soca music

Some of the responses have been edited for clarity. Haskell Greenidge, better known as DJ Spider, is a super producer, disc jockey, songwriter and music curator from New York. He is known for revolutionizing soca…

The best music collaborations ever

When more than one artist is featured on a track, it creates musical magic. Back in the 1990s, when there were world premieres of videos on TV, we would abandon the original version of a…

George turns tragedy into opportunity

George Sainteus Jr. is a successful businessman and respected community leader, but Sainteus said he would not have any of the opportunities he has now if it wasn't for a brutal kidnapping in Haiti. Sainteus…

Dancehall artiste Twani Price thinks globally

Dancehall looks different these days. Unlike that period after the early 2000s, where it was just dominated by a small handful of older artists, this decade has earthed flourishing young faces and new sounds. One…

Series: An attainable journey to financial freedom

Debt Freedom Have you ever felt overwhelmed, discouraged, anxious, defeated, or hopeless because of the amount of debt you currently have?  You are not alone. According to CNBC, the average American has $90,460 in debt.…