[Exclusive] Kelissa on Positive Livity & Conscious Music

There’s something very warm, inviting, and uplifting about Kelissa McDonald’s music. You can’t help but listen to the truth that resides within her lyrics and it encourages you to make a change. Well, that’s the kind of feeling I get. Born and raised on the island of Jamaica, Kelissa is a diverse artist whose sound has evolved into an expression of her background as well … Continue reading [Exclusive] Kelissa on Positive Livity & Conscious Music

Single Review: “Trigger” by Etana

When it comes to Jamaican Reggae artist Etana, she can never go wrong for me. Every song has a message; something deep and enervating. This woman has talent for days and I implore you to give her a listen if you’ve never granted your soul the opportunity. The singer has returned with yet another influential single titled Trigger. Lyrically, the song explores the story of an … Continue reading Single Review: “Trigger” by Etana

Samantha J Takes ’10’

Samantha J has been turning heads and crossing borders with her hit Dancehall Pop single, Tight Skirt. The entertainer is next to take on our traditional 10 quick questions. sharing with us a more personal side of the teen sensation straight out of Jamaica. I always say “work hard for what you want!”   Hmm…I guess my friends might say I am a little crazy, … Continue reading Samantha J Takes ’10’

Isla Catalina. Ever Heard of it?

Catalina Island, or Isla Catalina, is a tropical island 1.5 miles from the mainland on the south east corner of the Dominican Republic and has over 9,000 inhabitants (thank you Wikipedia because I did not know that). Anyhoo, this island seems to be a great destination for cruise ships. But being on a ship scares me terribly so I’d rather fly in if I can. … Continue reading Isla Catalina. Ever Heard of it?

Grenada! Grenada!

Grenada is an island country and Commonwealth realm consisting of the island of Grenada and six smaller islands at the southern end of the Grenadines in the southeastern Caribbean Sea. Grenada is located northwest of Trinidad and Tobago, northeast of Venezuela, and southwest of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. Thank you Wikipedia, you’re ever helpful. Anyways, the cold weather is fast approaching and as much as I enjoy the cooler air rather than roasting in heat, I was looking up some exotic vacation spots to add to my list. Grenada isn’t as popular as other islands but that makes it even more intriguing. I love a good mystery and would really like to discover what this beautiful escape has to offer.  Continue reading “Grenada! Grenada!”

Countdown to Summer #1: We Jammin’

You’re probably thinking ‘okay, why is she posting about Summer already?‘ but I’m anticipating the season for the activities it brings, as well as the warm weather. Hopefully the temperature won’t be as drastic as last year’s and we can all go chill at the beach. So, kicking things off is the pop princess herself, back when she was a sweet and innocent (kind of) teen: Continue reading “Countdown to Summer #1: We Jammin’”