You may not know them yet, but VOGGE is in vogue. Ocho and Ostinato spoke to us about the duo's distinct sound and global aspirations. Get to know them and get ready to shoki on the dance floor.
1. Introduce us to VOGGE. How did the collaboration come about?
OCHO: The Collaboration came around in 2014. We knew each other from various sporting events around town, but it wasn't until 2014 that we put our talents together and started...
We're back with Part 2 of our interview with Jean Winer Pascal. Here, he breaks down song concepts and individual lines from some of his work for Beethova Obas, BélO and Emeline Michel.
Songs with Beethova:
Jwèt Mab - Beethova Obas
On this song, you compare love to a game of marbles, what sparked that idea?
When I was about fourteen, I loved to play marbles and I was good at it. I remember playing against...
2014 was too much of a great year for us to give you just one top list, so here is the most random Top Lists you'll ever find. Enjoy! We'd love to read your comments below.
Top 6 Slogans
1. Moun Yo Pa Pou Mwen - Vag Lavi
2. Ou sou kou m' sou menm - J-Vens
3. Pa parèt pwent tèt ou, parèt tout kòw - Djakout #1
4. Triye pou jwenn yon bon grenn - Kreyol La
5. Le peup siwouzli - T-Vice
6. Le peup men machann gouyad la - 5Lan
Top new artist/band you should get to know
Though there's a couple of albums from last year we still can't get enough of, that doesn't mean we can't look forward to a great lineup in 2016. Here are some of the albums that we can't wait for this year.
Their last album, Invasion, has yet to come out the 5-disc changer in most people's cars. The live album, "Kite M Cho" made us fall in love with the tracks even more. With Michael's return to the band after a month-long vacation/mini retirement, we're sure...
Joé Dwèt Filé dropped his debut À Deux last week and sold out his first-ever concert at La Cigale.
Is it all hype? Short answer: no.
Long answer? Here's how @JoeDwetFile became one of the hottest acts in France. Thread.
First, some quick facts.Yes, he's Haitian.Birth name: Joé Gilles Birthplace: Montreuil, France Why Dwèt File? He’s a beast on keys. pic.twitter.com/9Mrv3zHBWJ—...
That voice in your head isn't your conscience. It's your mother, whispering "Pitit mwen, sa a w'ap fè la a?" Reminding you that you're better than this. Telling you to dust yourself off and finish what you started. Urging you to be as great as she knows you were destined to be.
Because that's what mothers do. She always knows best and always wants the best for you.
Whether your mother is a short drive away, a phone call away, or in heaven watching down, these songs remind us that the our greatest...
Tomorrow, we celebrate the Haitian flag's 211th anniversary. We have a lot to be proud of. And a lot to think about.
Many songs fit the occasion.
Would we feature a nostalgic ode like Jacques Sauveur Jean's Ayiti Cheri and MikaBen's Ayiti Se? Or poignant reality checks like BelO's Detripay?