In his newly released music video, Haitian-American artist Jason Derulo performs the Coca-Cola Anthem for the 2018 World Cup. The vibrant music video features the streets of Miami where Derulo grew up and Haiti’s Citadelle Laferriére. Derulo visited his parents’ homeland a few months ago where he shot part of the video. Wyclef Jean is…
March 28 is the day Haitians from around the world take over social media to share what some would call typical Haitian poses. This year didn’t disappoint. #Repost @stacypetronine ・・・ Non Alex ou championnnnnnnn 💀💀💀💀💀 #haitianposeday omg I cant with this guy @alexcoffy gadon douleu #haitianposeday #haitiannationalposeday #NationalHaitianPoseDay A post shared by Haitian Times…
While promoting the first annual Spring Break in Haiti weekend on Instagram, Dj Stakz, a popular DJ based in New York City, came under fire from Haitian-American comedian Jessie Woo for tagging her in his social media posts.
American rapper Micheal Ray “Tyga” Stevenson traveled to Haiti for the first annual Spring Break in Haiti hosted by the International Club King at Royal Decameron Indigo Beach Resort & Spa from March 22 to March 26. Take a look below for some snaps of the rapper during his time in Haiti.
Paul Demesmin has been a promoter in the Haitian Music Industry (HMI) for more than a decade. The Florida-based impresario has organized events in South Florida and Haiti. He was the producer of Djakout #1’s “Lod na Dezod” CD a few years ago. Next week, Demesmin is organizing a huge event during the Rara Leogane weekend, featuring his cousin and Leogane native the legendary Carole Demesmin.
Paul Demesmin spoke to the Haitian Times recently.
Haitian-American pop star Jason Joel Desrouleaux aka “Jason Derulo” touched down in Haiti on Saturday, March 17. The singer and songwriter was accompanied by his parents, and welcome to Cap Haitian by Jessy Meno, the minister of tourism. He’ll be shooting the official music video for his new song “Colors,” which he’ll be performing in Russia during the opening ceremony of the 2018 FIFA World Cup on June 14.
Haiti made its presence known at the 7th Annual Orlando Caribbean Festival on Saturday, March 17. The music showcase was headlined by Haitian-American artist Wyclef Jean, and featured a line up that included Djakout #1, Harmonik and T-Vice. Other performers included Alison Hinds, Konshens, Tanto Metro & Devonte, and Jenn Morel.