The International Laughter Festival (LolFestCaribbean) is returning to Haiti for its 2024 edition.
At 113 Chartres Street, New Orleans, on Friday, January 12, 2024, the resonating drums of the RAM group marked the inauguration of the exhibition "Haiti-Louisiana: Tides of Freedom" at the BK Historic House & Garden.
The organizers of the event known as Konpa Kingdom had their first meeting with the press on Sunday, December 3, 2023. In line with their marketing campaign, heavily reliant on technology, particularly social media, the meeting took place in a digital format. The objectives were to introduce the organizing team and provide specific details about the upcoming show on December 31.
The year 2023 stands as one of the most prolific for Haitian music in decades. Numerous albums and tracks have been delivered to the public, and many new groups have emerged. However, 2023 would have been incomplete without an album from the musical ensemble that has dominated the market for over fifteen years: Nu Look. An interview with maestro King Arly.
Recording Academy has released the list of nominees for the 66th Grammy Awards ceremony.
Haitian personalities continue to show their support for the construction of the canal on the Massacre River in the Northeast region of the country.
The construction of a canal on the Massacre River at Ouanaminthe has been in the news for the past two weeks. Many citizens have taken a public stance in favour of the project. Little by little, Haitian artists have also joined the great wave of national solidarity surrounding the construction work. Some have broadcast messages of support via social networks, while others have contributed financially to the efforts.
She captivated and instantly seduced the audience. On the stage of the Studio Fest show at Radio Télévision Caraïbes, on Chavannes Street, artist Tafa Mi-Soleil delivered a great performance on Sunday, September 17, 2023, despite the difficult moments she has been going through. A victim of a scandal on Saturday, in which nude photos of her body were shared on social media, the singer of 'Padon' did not let herself be beaten down. Courageous, she offered a stellar performance on the Studio Fest stage at the Caraïbes Cultural Center. With an audience won over to her cause, Tafa showed herself ready to move forward.
In 2018, Ticket stumbled upon Naïka, initially captivated by her rendition of Charles Aznavour's timeless classic, "Hier encore." Notably, her rendition of "Papa Gede," originally by Lumane Casimir and composed by Carole Demesmin and Jean Claude Martineau, showcased her remarkable talent on YouTube. Fast-forward to 2020, where her single "Water" secured a coveted spot on the official FIFA 21 soundtrack, standing alongside the works of hundreds of artists representing 23 diverse countries. Transitioning into 2021, her track "Sauce," another jewel from her repertoire, found its place within an Apple advertisement highlighting the iPhone 12. With each step carefully taken, the Berklee School of Music graduate is making her way to the top.