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Today the island of Dominica ‘Nature Isle of the Caribbean’ celebrates its 34th year as an Independent state. On November 3rd, 1978, the Commonwealth of Dominica was granted Independence from the United Kingdom.

Even before gaining Independence, November 3rd was recognized as, Discovery Day’, the day when Christopher Columbus discovered the island back in 1493.

As local Dominicans and in the Diaspora celebrate this milestone worldwide, we wish them a day of….continued beauty, forward thinking, fun, frolic and safety;)

NEW!! Music Video: Soca King Machel Montano releases ‘Going For Gold’ for Trinidad 50

by Natalie Monique

Trinidad and Tobago will celebrate their 50th year of Independence from Great Britain on August 31st, 2012.

In addition to all the Trinidad 50 festivities leading up to this historic day, and even now, with the 2012 Olympics underway, Soca Monarch Machel Montano has released a very befitting single, ‘Going For Gold.’

Check out the Music Video (below) directed by Peter C. Lewis :

NEW!! Music Video: Nicki Minaj repping her Trinidad roots hard in ‘Pound The Alarm’

Muy, muy caliente!!! Love how Nicki Minaj always repping her Trinidadian roots…Pound the Alarm babyyy!!:)

Oh, and if you missed it, check out Nicki in the new ADIDAS Commercial (below):

NEW!! Music Video: Jamaican Dancehall artiste Spice shows patriotism in new single ‘The Holidays’

Spice shows her patriotism for her island Jamaica in new single ‘Holidays’. Check out the video which was directed by Steven Bernard and produced by Stephen Bishop Christian.

NEW!! CONGRATS: USAIN BOLT still the fastest man alive!!!!! 2012 Olympic Mens 100M finals

Jamaica’s Usain Bolt…STILL the fastest man aliveeeeee!!!! The man is unstoppable…true legend!!! Yohan Blake, the Beast roared through to 2nd placeeeeeee!!! Sadly Asafa Powell did not manage to finish the race, explaining he had to stop due to his groin injury.

I am speechless;) Team Jamaica large!!!

NEW!! Trinidadian swimmer George Bovell qualifies for Mens 50m Freestyle Finals at 2012 Olympic Games

Trinidad swimmmer George Bovell placed second in his semi-final heat, successfully moving on to the Mens 50M Freestyle Olympic Finals with a time of 21.77.

The finals will take place tommorrow, Friday August 3rd, 7:30pm (London time).

Go Trinidad and Tobago!! Taking the Caribbean to the worlddddd!!