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What you need to know about Antigua Carnival

What do you get when you cross Steelpan, Calypso, Soca Music, a Carnival street jump up, and a twin island in the middle of the summer? The answer is: ANTIGUA CARNIVAL! Ten-days of celebration in St. John’s, the ...

NEW YORK, NY- On the heels of headlining performances in Toronto for OVO Fest and Notting Hill Carnival in London, Soca star Bunji Garlin, born Ian Alvarez, will be delivering his highly anticipated album “Turn ...

Vybz Kartel Speaks: After Five Years in Prison, He Still Rules Dancehall

Vybz Kartel Speaks: After Five Years in Prison, He Still Rules Dancehall Pop music in 2016 simmers with the winding grind of dancehall. Rihanna’s “Work” and “Drake’s “One ...

Introducing DJ Falkon Craig Bellot:        Welcome everyone to another episode of Numusiczone TV, we’re here with DJ Falkon, one of the hottest DJs here in New York City, originally from Dominica. Falkon, to ...

Alkaline: “I Do The Things They Don’t Want Me To Do”.

Alkaline Is Dancehall’s New Wonder Kid Known as the young dancehall artist with the tattoed eyes, 21 year old Earlan Bartley, lyrically known as Alkaline, is determined to be more than a publicity stunt. From ...

1. Dancehall Music was Caribbean’s Jam in the 80’s I’m sorry Michael Jackson and Madonna fans, but Dancehall ruled the Caribbean in the 80’s. Dancehall began in the late 1970’s. It was when musicians ...

Dj Flip Tha Boss & Asa Bantan – Bouyon I Love A brand new track from Asa Banton with the collaboration of Dj Flip Tha Boss, laying the famous “All of Me” sound onto a ...

Are we at a standstill musically? Many think so. Interestingly, it wasn’t always this way. Grammacks, Groovers & WCK, were on to something by molding earlier Jing ping, Bele and Quadrille dances and culture ...

The “Benup” Duo, Porgie and Murda from Barbados, has some new songs rocking the air waves. Are you a soca music lover, a fanatic of Caribbean music or just generally interested in all kinds of ...

What’s that you hear? Does it sound melodious to the ears? Wait; you’ve never heard it before? These sentences are most apt in describing Dominican music. Although widely known by many throughout the globe, ...

Do we ever ponder on what it takes to become a great calypsonian? Well, there are a myriad of signs and signals that tip us off to the old adage that, not every talent is meant for everyone. Let’s explore 7 signs ...

Craig Bellot:     Welcome everyone to another episode of Numusiczone TV. I’m Craig Bellot your host. And today we have a very special guest Kayyo the Dominican rapper doing his thing here in New York City, in ...

Midnight Groovers – 38 albums later. by numusiczone Craig Bellot:       Welcome everyone to another episode of NuMusicZone TV. We’re here in Dominica, the World Creole Music Festival. We’re gonna be ...

CRAIG BELLOT:  Welcome everyone to the special edition of NuMusicZone TV. We’re here with Asa Banton, gonna be talking to him about Bouyon music. Now, Asa is blowing up all over the world, in Dominica, in France, ...

Craig Bellot:           Hello everybody, welcome to the NuMusic Zone TV we’re here at the DC Carnival, big time Machel Montano show. We got Skinny Fabulous, Patricia Roberts, some of the best of the ...

We’re gonna be interviewing a very special producer, big time producer from Dominica livin’ here in New York City, from the Bronx New York originally from Layou Dominica, his name is O.Banga out of O.Banga ...

Caiso, Caiso, Caiso for so! After a stellar 2011 it could not be imagined that the calypsonians in Dominica could create greater lyrics. However these master lyricists have proven that they can top even their best. ...

If you are spellbound by the buoyant and rocking genre of dancehall music, you definitely need to add new collections of artists of this culture. Dancehall Music has been thoroughly influential on masses, ever since ...

Created in 1963 in Trinidad and Tobago, Soca music is a development of traditional Trinidadian calypso first  created by Ras Shorty. Many people think Soca music was created by blending calypso and soul music. ...

Unwanted – Go Pwel Proving that it doesn’t take much more than a catchy hook and driving beat to make a crowd pleaser, “Go Pwel” by Cleve “Unwanted” Vidal does just that. A ...

Every musician should watch the MTV documentary “Drake: Better Than Good Enough”. The show takes you behind the scenes of Drakes career revealing his work and life philosophy. Here are seven tips from ...