Spectacular Saxophonist & Singer Rashaad Joseph Makes Major Musical Moves!


By Faye-Chantelle Mondesir Rashaad Joseph, an all-too-familiar title on both the Saint Lucian and international creative scene kick-started his music career at the St. Lucia School of Music as a preteen. He sampled various musical instruments until he stumbled upon the ‘sexy sax’ which he immediately passionately fell in love with. His instant fascination with, affinity for and adaptation to the piece — convinced him … Continue reading Spectacular Saxophonist & Singer Rashaad Joseph Makes Major Musical Moves!

Empress Ithiopia Graces The Stage!


  By Faye-Chantelle Mondesir (Empress Faye) Empress Ithiopia, after years of performing in the capacity of a back up singer, has branched off, evolving as a lead female artiste, to gracefully entertain the world at large. She currently represents musically as ‘Empress Ithiopia,’ alongside the renown Ras Africa, expressing the African part of her interesting, mixed heritage.       Through her signage and membership … Continue reading Empress Ithiopia Graces The Stage!

Meet Oba Simba, ‘The Quiet Warrior’.


  By Faye-Chantelle Mondesir   Introducing Oba Simba, born in December 1971 in Heartease parish, St Thomas. He grew up in Allman Town in central Kingston and attended Trench Town High School where his excellent performances made him a star appearing on several concerts and stage shows. Oba is the quintessentially quiet warrior, with a subtle confidence which projects the fact that nothing can derail … Continue reading Meet Oba Simba, ‘The Quiet Warrior’.

The Mellow music of Michael Arkk


Whether purchasing or downloading a Michael Arkk song you will soon discover the joys of listening to a talented artiste with a beautiful, mellow voice and uniquely inspired lyrics. Music like this is a genuine product of the colourful, challenging and interesting lifestyle of a man who has walked many paths yet remained true to himself. Born ‘Michael Wright’ in the little village of ‘Reachies’, Clarendon, Jamaica … Continue reading The Mellow music of Michael Arkk

QShan Deya The Volcano Trumpet


  IN THE SPOTLYGHT FEATURE MAGAZINE PRESENTS… QSHAN DEYA! Kellis Quashie is a vocalist, musician, producer, arranger, songwriter and recording artiste. ‘Jah humble servant’ as he calls himself was born Kellis Quashie of Sugar Hill, Union Island in St. Vincent and the Grenadines…. His professional career began in 1999 in Brooklyn, New York where he recorded his first single titled Journey. In 2001 his debut album … Continue reading QShan Deya The Volcano Trumpet