Tessanne Chin Wins Battle Round On 'The Voice'
Last night was the start of the battle rounds on American talent contest 'The Voice'. Jamaican songbird Tessane Chin's face off with vocal powerhouse Donna Allen was by far the highlight of the night.
Donna Allen and Tessanne Chin gave a powerful performance in their battle
Opening The [Jason] Chase Vault
You may be familiar with the dubious tale of the Chase Vault, the haunted family tomb situated at Christ Church parish church. Legend says that every time the heavily sealed burial chamber is reopened to lay another family member to rest, the coffins have rearranged themselves, as though the dead are turning in their graves.
Shontelle & Vita Chambers To Advise Honey Jam Playgirls
Last night, along with introducing this year's line-up for Honey Jam Barbados, producer Ebonnie Rowe announced that recording artistes Shontelle and Vita Chambers, as well as their management, will be participating in the programme's workshop 'Getting Your Music Off The Rock'.
Rihanna Shares Racy 'Pour It Up' Video
After several months of waiting, Rihanna's fans were finally treated to the music video for her hip hop track 'Pour It Up'. The racy video features strippers twerking and showing off their flexible pole dancing skills.
'Pour It Up' promo photo
Beenie Man Teams Up With Annie Khalid
British/Pakistani singer and model Annie Khalid is back with an infectious new pop song featuring the legendary Grammy Award winning king of dancehall Beenie Man.
'Boom Boom Danze' is the catchy, up beat and energetic dance track with a reggae twist that is set to be a big hit this month - with the backing of Annie’s army of fans worldwide - as well as introduce her to a new mainstream audience with the many reggae and European club remixes available.
Tessanne Chin Wows 'The Voice' Judges
Jamaican songstress Tessanne Chin auditioned for 'The Voice', a popular US singing competition. She wowed the celebrity judges - Christina Aguilera, Adam Levine, Cee Lo Green and Blake Shelton - with her amazing rendition of Pink's 'Try'. They all fell in love with her melodic Jamaican accent and fought to have her on their respective teams.
Tessanne Chin auditioning for 'The Voice'
In the end, Maroon 5 frontman Levine won Chin over with his charm as well as his love for reggae.
NexCxy Releases 'Eternal Summer' Video
After making their fans wait for what felt like forever, Bajan pop band NexCyx finally released the music video for their single 'Eternal Summer'.
A scene from 'Eternal Summer'
The music video was filmed exclusively with smartphones with surprisingly high quality results. The exuberant video highlights beautiful Barbadian beaches and ends with a fun dance party featuring real life fans, including yours truly. Check out the video below:
Honey Jam Barbados Auditions Highlights
Honey Jam Barbados recently held its auditions for this year's showcase.
Dennika Worrell, one of the promising auditionees
There were over 40 auditionees so of course there was a range of styles and vocal abilities. Nevertheless, there was enough raw talent for Honey Jam Barbados to have a sweet selection this year. Check out the highlights of the auditions below:
Michael Alexander Releases Debut Single
Kurama Magazine's very own senior photographer Michael Alexander has recently launched his first single and music video! This would be great news for the many Bajans who have been waiting for some original music from this multi-talented artiste.
Michael Alexander - photographer and singer
Vita Chambers Is Back With 'Fix You'
Pop artiste Vita Chambers' most recent single 'Fix You' was climbing the charts in Canada since its release last year, peaking at #4 on the Canadian Billboard charts.
Canadian-born, Bajan raised beauty Vita Chambers