Emeline Michel passionately documentary

Emeline Michel Raising Money for “Emeline Passionately” Documentary

International singer, songwriter, composer Emeline Michel is trying to finance her new film “Emeline Passionately,” a documentary about her wonderful journey, her struggles, and her triumphs in the Haitian music industry.

“Through this story, I hope to inspire and remind this next generation that they can transcend all the limitations when follow their hearts. I hope to affirm that everything is possible when you trust,” the singer said in her Indiegogo campaign.

Emeline Michel, born in Gonaïves, is a Haitian singer who has been called “The Joni Mitchell of Haiti.” Her songs merge native Haitian compas and rara music with jazz, pop, bossa nova, and samba. She’s a well accomplished dancer, versatile vocalist, songwriter and producer. She sang a version of Jimmy Cliff’s Many Rivers to Cross at Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief.

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Former Carimi’s Band Member Carlo Vieux Joins 5Lan

Carimi’s ex-band member Carlo Vieux will be joining 5Lan, a Haitian Konpa band owned by the Belizaire Music Group (BMG). According to a press release posted on DJ 5 Etwal’s Facebook page, Carlo Vieux will not perform with 5Lan regularly because of obligations to satisfy prior engagements. So, BMG will let fans know of all shows that will feature Carlo Vieux.

You can read the full press release below.

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