Jean Bertrand Aristide has an estimated net worth of $800 million. He is a former President of Haiti who served in 1991, 1994-1996, and 2001-2004. He was ousted twice by d’état in 1991 and 2004. From 1991 to 1994, the American government ruled that the years of military government would count as part of his term. This forced him to step down after only two years in service because he was no longer permitted to run for a second consecutive term. His second term was also interrupted by another revolt from the military. He was forced to exile by the American military. René Préval was twice elected as president, in 1996 and 2005, when Aristide could not run for the position. Continue Reading →
T-Vice Conga Drum player Ricot “Ti Tanbou” Amazan announce his resignation to spend time with some very special people in his life, his family. Read his resignation letter below. Continue Reading →
Seventeen year old Haitian American Victoria Duval scored her first victory in the main draw of a Grand Slam, and it was an impressive one. She beat 2011 U.S. Open champion Samantha Stosur, 5-7, 6-4, 6-4 in a stressful battle of nerves.
“I think I played amazing today,” she said. “It was incredible. The whole match was just really an incredible match and I’m happy I pulled through.”
The former US Open champion was on the ropes in the third set, with Duval serving for the match up 5-4. But Stosur fought off two match points before Duval’s forehand winner buried the Aussie. Continue Reading →
T-Vice recently revealed the new cover art for their upcoming studio album “Resan”, but in case you missed it, the band also unveiled a brand new creative logo on the cover art. T-Vice’s new logo was designed by freelance Haitian graphic designer and illustrator Timoza who also designed the artwork for T-Vice’s “Lage Bonm Nan” Kanaval 2013. Timoza’s clients also include Nu-Look, Haitian Compas Festival, Moca Cafe, Cafe Iguana, Kaliko Productoins, Touristel, Chokarella and more…
So what’s the reasoning behind the whole new T-Vice branding? Well, the lead singer Roberto Martino told KompaMagazine that “the new album has the T-Vice signature with a futuristic vision and sound. ‘Resan’ vle di nou alamòd e nou gen son moman an!” Continue Reading →
T-Vice just unveiled the cover art for their upcoming album. The record, entitled Resan, has been confirmed for release on May 16. T-vice fans will be able to buy and download a digital copy of Resan on iTunes and Amazon on May 17.
T-Vice’s Resan album release party is scheduled for Friday May 31, 2013 at Oasis Night Club in Bocan Raton, FL.
What do you think of T-Vice’s Resan album cover?
Disip has revealed the artwork for their upcoming sophomore album Viktwa. The cover, which appears above, features all Disip’s band members wearing some very colorful outfits with the lead singer Gazzman Couleur upside down.
No words on when the album will drop but KonpaEvents.com hints an early June release.
So what do you think of Disip’s Viktwa cover?