2015 PleziKanaval Awards Nominees Announced

By February 25, 2015 Kanaval, News

plezikanaval awards hosted by Richie Klass

The 2015 PleziKanaval Awards are set for February 26, 2015 at the Karibe Hotel in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.

The award show, created by Carel Pedre, will honor this year’s top artists, bands and Kanaval tracks featured on PleziKanaval.com.

UPDATE: See the complete 2015 PleziKanaval Award Winners List

One individual or group will be chosen from each of the following categories:

Best Konpa Band

  • Kreyol La – Peyi Cho Pa Pou Mwen Feat. Sammy B
  • T-Vice – Warete
  • Djakout #1 – 2 Gidon (Pa Gen Konpetisyon)
  • Carimi & Mikaben – Dife

See the full list

At Least 18 Dead in Carnival Parade Accident in Haiti (Graphic Video)

By February 17, 2015 Kanaval, News

Fantom Barikad Crew Got Electrocuted in Haiti Carnival Accident

At least 18 people have died after a power line fell on to Barikad Crew’s carnival float in the Haitian capital, Port au Prince.

Witnesses said someone on the float used a stick to move the power line to let the float pass, the Associated Press news agency reported.

A doctor at a nearby hospital told the news agency that at least 18 people had died. Some were electrocuted, others died in the panic which ensued.

Officials said another 60 people had been injured.

President Michel Martelly gave his condolences to the victims on Twitter.

“My sincere sympathy to the victims of the serious incident at Champ de Mars on the second day of carnival,” the president tweeted in French.

Graphic Video | Viewer discretion is advised

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Haiti Kanaval 2015 News Feed

By February 15, 2015 Kanaval, News

Haiti Carnival 2015

Check out our 2015 Haiti Carnival timeline with news from different sources.

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Video: Brothers Posse – Bon Bò-A (Kanaval 2015)

By February 14, 2015 Kanaval, Music, Rap Kreyol, Videos

Brothers Posse - Bon Bò-A Kanaval 2015 video

Watch Brothers Posse – Bon Bò-A Kanaval 2015 video – directed by Reginald F. Georges.

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Video: Vil La De Top Adlerman – Fè’l Pou Tèt Ou (Kanaval 2015)

By February 14, 2015 Kanaval, Music, Rap Kreyol, Videos

Vil La De Top Adlerman – Fè’l Pou Tèt Ou Kanaval 2015 video

Watch Vil La De Top Adlerman – Fè’l Pou Tèt Ou Kanaval 2015 video – directed by Roodmy Poulard.

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Video: Boukman Eksperyans – Pèpè Yè (Kanaval 2015)

By February 14, 2015 Kanaval, Music, Videos

Boukman Eksperyans - Pèpè Yè Kanaval 2015 video

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