::WEEKLY ENTERTAINMENT NEWS WITH A CANADAN TWIST::

 

 
This newsletter is designed to give you updated entertainment-related news, provide you with some upcoming event listings and share some helpful tips.  

                                               
 

::NEWSLETTER

Join My Email List
Email:  

::GALLERY

 
::music::
  ::new cd releases::
::film::
  ::new movie listings::
::television::
::arts::
::technology::
::travel::
::sports::
::fitness::
::motivation::
 

::INTERVIEWS

::CONTACT US

::CARIBBEAN COVERAGE

::FEES

::ARCHIVES

::ABOUT US

::CLIENTS

::ENDORSEMENTS

::OPINIONS

 

 
 
 

PHOTO  GALLERY
CLICK ON PICTURES TO ENLARGE

2005
 

  CANADIAN URBAN MUSIC AWARDS
Kool Haus, Toronto - November 29, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

 

Russell Peters, Host

Archie Alleyne

Trey Anthony and Ngozi Paul, producer

Fito Blanko

Blessed

Denham Jolly

Divine Brown and Jelleestone

Divine Brown

Donovan Bailey and Dawn Langfield

Donovan Bailey and Dwayne Morgan

Jemini and Mark Strong

Juice aka Rochester

Jully Black

k-os

Maestro, Donovan Bailey and Yvette

Maestro and Gowan

Maestro

Massari

Michie Mee and Kenny Robinson

Mr. X

Ray Robinson and Aisha Wickham

Saukrates

Sonia Collymore and Chrome

Ginuwine and Yvette

Kardinal and Black Jays

 

  WHEN BROTHERS SPEAK
Dwayne Morgan, host and featuring Toronto’s Al St. Louis, Ottawa’s John Akpata, New York’s Ainsley Burrows and Brother Earl, and New Jersey’s Flowmentalz

St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, Toronto - November 26, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

 

 

  KANYE WEST IN CONCERT
Featuring Keyshia Cole and Fantasia

Air Canada Centre, Toronto - November 9, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

 

 

  CARL HENRY CD RELEASE
Supermarket
, Toronto - November 1, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

 

 

  UMOJA!
Elgin Winter Theatre
, Toronto - October 27, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

 

 

  MELANIE DURRANT CD RELEASE
Revival, Toronto - October 25, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

 

 

  RUSSELL PETERS IN CONCERT
Toronto Centre for the Arts - October 20, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

 

Russell Peters pre-show

Russell Peters performs

Jean Paul, Host

Minoles performs

Debra DiGiovanni performs

 

  HURRICANE KATRINA FUNDRAISER
Hosted by Howard M and Syreeta Neal
Revival, Toronto - October 6, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

 

Hosts Howard M and Syreeta Neal

Syreeta Neal

Saidah Babah Talibah

Zaki Ibrahim

Melanie Durrant

Jeen O'Brien

Jennie Laws

Howard M

Syreeta Neal

James Bryan and Alessa

Andrew Craig

Joshua Bartholomew

The Show

Dane

Kayte Burgess

 

  FILM FESTIVAL FESTIVITIES
Toronto - September, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

  REELWORLD FILM FESTIVAL INDIE LOUNGE
Hugo Boss

Tonya Lee Williams (www.reelworldfilmfest.com) and Dawn

Marshall Tully (www.fullblast.ca), Kirk Cooper, Richard Leacock (www.richardleacockonline.com)

Marshall Tully and Richard Leacock

Awaovieyi Agie, Kim Roberts and Dean Ifill

Winston Moxam and Dawn

Marshall Tully, Sonia Dillon (Intimate Yoga, Toronto 1) and Kim Roberts

Juliette Hagopian (produce), Awaovieyi Agie, Tonya Lee Williams and Winston Moxam - all of When I Grow Too Old to Dream

Michael Chambers and Diego

PLANET AFRICA PARTY
The Courthouse

Michael Chambers (photographer) and Ebonnie Rowe (www.phemphat.com)

Donovan Bailey, Lyriq Bent and Mark Posner (actor)

Donovan Bailey, Yvette and Mark Posner

Ricardo Betancourt (actor) and Mark Posner

Michael Chambers and Awaovieyi Agie (actor)

Dominican Republic Film Festival Party
Inside Lounge

Dawn and Lou Gossett, Jr.

Lou Gossett, Jr. and Debra Hart

Michael Jarvis and Jeremy Hood (Darchien Entertainment)

 

  NABFEME 2005 WOMEN WHO JAM CONCERT
FEATURING KAYTE BURGESS

Chicago, IL - August 18, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

 

Kayte Burgess

Kayte Burgess and Adrian Eccleston

Two-Way

Lady Te

LaToya London

Crooner

Sharissa

Keanna Johnson

NABFEME 2005 POWER MENTOR LUNCHEON
CELEBRATING CELEBRITY MOMS

Special Guests L.A. Reid, Kanye and Usher
Chicago, IL - August 2005

L.A. Reid Kanye West Kanye West and
mom, Donda
Usher and his mom,
Jonetta Patton
Kayte Burgess and
Kim Cooper
 
Usher Kim Cooper   Deloris Jordan,
Michael Jordan's mom
Chocolate (comedian)
and daughter Ahamni
         

 

  DONNIE IN CONCERT
DuSable Museum, Chicago, IL - August 19, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

 
  WES 'MAESTRO' WILLIAMS
CD RELEASE 'URBAN LEGEND'

The Mod Club - August 17, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

 

Singlefoot

Kardinal

Kardinal and Solitair

Maestro and Infinite

Rochester

  HONEY JAM'S 10TH ANNIVERSARY
The Mod Club - August 14, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

 

Ebonnie Rowe, Founder, PhemPhat

Dessy DiLauro

Joy Lapps

Kelli Lee Evans

Mel Boogie

Renee Wynter

Renee Wynter James Bryan

Tasha T

Lori Nuic and Saukrates

Saukrates

Michie Mee

Michie Mee and Baby Boys

  A NIGHT SONG AFTER DEATH
Factory Theatre - August 14, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

 

Neville and Roy

Michael Rawlins, Neville and Duane Hall

Night Song cast

Night Song cast

  DESTINY'S CHILD 'DESTINY FULFILLED' TOUR
featuring Amerie and Mario
Air Canada Centre - August 10, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

 
   
  FLOW 93.5 PRESENTS SOUL IN THE SUMMER
ELLIS HALL III featuring Ro Dolla
TD Courtyard - August 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

 
  SONIA COLLYMORE featuring Chrome and Baby Boys
TD Courtyard - July 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

 
  SUGAR WATER FESTIVAL
Featuring QUEEN LATIFAH, JILL SCOTT, ERYKAH BADU and FLOETRY

Air Canada Centre - July 27, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

 
  E-3 - ELLIS HALL III
Fez Batik - July 19, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

       
   
  SONIA COLLYMORE and DAVID RUDDER
The Richmond Lounge - July 18, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

 
  SONIA COLLYMORE
featuring Chrome and Baby Boys
Celebrate Toronto Street Festival - July 9, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

 
   A TASTE OF LAWRENCE
Warden and Lawrence - July 9, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

  Councillor Michael Thompson and Tonya Lee Williams, banner and dancers
 
  DIVINE BROWN
The Mod Club - July 8, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

 
  JULLY BLACK
Celebrate Toronto Street Festival - July 8, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

 
  ST. KITTS MUSIC FESTIVAL
St. Kitts, W.I. - June 23-27, 2005
For full story and more pics CLICK HERE
 

____________________________________________________________________________

  Keshia Chante performs
 
TOK performs
Ludacris performs / John Holt performs
Boys II Men perform
Wyclef Jean performs
Kenny Rogers, Atlantic Starr and Pieces of a Dream at Press Conference
  SOUL SESSIONS
Presented by Up From the Roots
Richmond Lounge - April 29, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

  Soul Sessions Group Wade O. Brown Chris Rouse /
Peter Miller
Kayte Burgess Soul Sessions Group
 
           
  REELWORLD FILM FESTIVAL OPENING
THE SALON - Starring Vivica A. Fox
Paramount - April 13, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

  Vivica A. Fox Vivica A. Fox and director, Mark Brown Darrin Henson, Dawn Wilkinson, Vivica A. Fox Darrin Henson and Richard Leacock Vivica A. Fox and Richard Leacock
 
           
  INTERVIEW WITH ANDRE BENJAMIN (AKA ANDRE 3000)
Irie Food Joint - April 6, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

 
           
  KAYTE BURGESS AT CANADIAN MUSIC WEEK
March 4, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

 
  INTERVIEW WITH MARIO
February 25, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

 
           
  GLENN LEWIS
Valentine's Concert - First Canadian Place -
February 10, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

  Glenn Lewis performs, accompanied by Randy Bowland
 
  REVIVAL VIP JAM
January 24, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

  Kyprios Dave Campbell Shannon Maracle
 
           
  DEEKAYE IBOMEKA
Top 'O the Senator - January 23, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

 
           
  WHEN SISTERS SPEAK
St. Lawrence Centre of the Arts - January 15, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

  Dwayne Morgan Bird of Paradise Motion Dasha Mahogany
 
           
  Jemini /
Tamla Matthews
Camesha Cox Sonya Renee
2004 U.S. National Poetry Champion
d'bi young Dasha, Mahogany, Sonya Renee and Kim / Grand Finale
 
           
  'DA KINK IN MY HAIR PREMIERE
Princess of Wales Theatre - January 13, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

  Trey Anthony, Playwright Jully Black Trey Anthony and Rachael-Lea Rickards Trey Anthony and Djanet Sears Michael Chambers and Ngozi Paul
 
           
  HOTEL BABYLON PREMIERE
Artword - January 4, 2005
 

____________________________________________________________________________

  Joan Jenkinson Glace W. Lawrence,
Awaovieyi Agie
Charles Officer Awaovieyi Agie,
Charles Officer
Conrod,
Awaovieyi Agie,
Gerry Atwell
 
  Hotel Babylon Cast Richard Leacock, Awaovieyi Agie,
Michael Rawlins
Mr. Officer, Sr., Awaovieyi Agie, Charles Officer
 
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
   
 


 

PHOTOS - JANUARY - DECEMBER 2013

PHOTOS - JANUARY - DECEMBER 2012

PHOTOS - JANUARY - DECEMBER 2011

PHOTOS - JANUARY - DECEMBER 2010

PHOTOS - JANUARY - DECEMBER 2009
PHOTOS - JANUARY - DECEMBER 2008

PHOTOS - JANUARY - DECEMBER 2007

PHOTOS - JANUARY - DECEMBER 2006

PHOTOS - JANUARY - DECEMBER 2004
PHOTOS - JANUARY - DECEMBER 2003

PHOTOS - JANUARY - DECEMBER 2002