Yon 24 desanm mwen t’ap mache nan lari Pòtoprens
Se avèk tristès mwen rankontre yon ti pòv k’ape di mwen
Pou mwen sa se pa Nwèl, s’on flèv mizè k’ape koule
Ou kapab trouve l bèl, ou gen fanmi ki pou gate w
Mwen menm m’pa gen pèsonn, mwen just ap bat dlo pou m fè bè
Si’w wè m mande lemond, se paske m vle yon Nwèl meyè
M’di Tonton Nwèl kote ou ye
Nan yon peyi moun pap fete
Mwen di Bondye kote ou ye
Pot delivrans pou malere
Yon 24 desanm mwen t’ap mache nan lari Petyonvil
Ti kè m dechire lè m t’ap gade yon ti granmoun k’ape plenyen
Depi 75 an m’ap mennen yon vi difisil
Pa gen ‘on moun ki f’on jan pou banm yon ti dra pou m kouvri m
Ou te mèt pa gen nanm, ou dwe konprann jan m’ap soufri
Bondye si’w te ka pran m, mennen m avè w pou m sa souri
Yon 24 desanm mwen t’ap mache sou Pòtay Leyogan
Ke m te gen lapenn lè m t’ap koute yon ti fi k’ape kriye
Yon pa janm ban m anyen, men mwen te blije reziye m
Lonje ‘on poupe banmwen, se pa de kontan m’ap kontan
Lè Nwèl sa a fin pase, se domaj g’on lòt k’ap tounen
Si w wè m dekouraje, se paske m’ape mal mennen
Orginally posted on BizHaiti.com In this episode we talk to Guignard and Darryl they are the co-founders of wikimizik.com. They first met in Haiti and reconnected years back in Tallahassee Florida. Guignard has a Master in Industrial Engineering and a minor in Computer Science, Darryl has a Master in Public Relation and Copy Writing. Wikimizik is a community driven site where artist can upload their lyrics and users can interpret the lines to provide deeper meaning. Guignard talks about having...
Originally posted on: blog.yvensr.com. "The good ones are already taken, now a days you have to sift through to find a good one" Recently while listening to a single from one of the most popular Haitian musical bands-- Kreyol la. The single off their upcoming album which is cautiously titled "Triye" (which means to sort out, pluck out, or be selective and choosy). The song stipulates that all the good ones are already taken and if a person...
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...
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...
Words are powerful on their own, but when coupled with a melody, they become the soundtrack to our lives. For that, we are grateful for songwriters. That's why we're highlighting songsmiths in a new series called the Songwriter's Corner. In our first installment, we spoke to Jean Winer Pascal. He's penned songs for Emeline Michel, Beethova Obas, Manno Charlemagne and BélO. That makes him your favorite songwriter's favorite songwriter. Who is Jean Winer PASCAL? ...
This week our users added some great songs on WikiMizik. Here are a few lines that we found ourselves reading more than just once. Let's start with Kite'm Ba Ou Love from Frap La, a hot track that talks about his dire need to give this girl some love. In this line he talks about his terrible financial decisions from this love, you might be able to explain it better than I can. "Mfè vie dèt ki depase mwayenm Pou'm ravitaye m'ipoteke tout sa'm te gen nan menm damn" Kitem...
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...
There was a lot of new music to take in this year. A lot. Alan Cavé's much-awaited double album. BélO's latest classic. T-Micky's sophomore release. Debuts from 5 Etwal, X-Tassy and Koneskyon. And many more albums and singles. We could share 300 songs we loved this year, but for time and sanity's sake we're sticking to 14. So here they are, in alphabetical order -- hope you enjoy them like we did. Alan Cave - L'Or de ton Corps A gentle beat rocks you through Alan's stormy quest...