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Nat Cole: A King’s Centennial At The Naniki Music Festival 2019

by TomHinds

Nathaniel Adams Coles was born in the southern United States (Montgomery, Alabama) in 1919. From dropping out of high school in 1934 to pursue his love for music full time, to being a champion of the Civil Rights Movement, Nat “King” Cole will forever be remembered as one of the most celebrated and cherished jazz […]

THE TROUBADOURS Will Be Performing Live At The Naniki Jazz Festival 2019

by TomHinds
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THE TROUBADOURS… a name given to a group of young musicians by a priest cannon Ivor Jones in Barbados in the mid-sixties has today become synonymous with standards of high excellence in music. With a potent combination of talent, determination and studied professionalism the band has made its mark as one of the pre-eminent exponents […]

Asher Otto & ItchyFeet Will Be Performing Live At The Naniki Jazz Festival 2019

by TomHinds

Asher Otto & Itchyfeet Since Asher Otto’s first appearance at the Heineken Regatta, 2015, she’s been a busy girl. Apart from her relentless weekly shows in Antigua, she has recorded and released her self-titled debut album, and has just finished recording her second album, which was released in October 2017. She is making quite a […]

Joss Stone Will Be Performing Live At The Naniki Jazz Festival 2019

by TomHinds
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Grammy Award Winning soul sensation Joss Stone has taken on the exciting mission of being the first singer to perform in every UN registered country in the world as part of her ‘Total World Tour’. Currently Joss has played in 130 countries for the enjoyment of thousands of people from all races, religions and backgrounds.  […]

Eddie Bullen at The Naniki Music Festival

by TomHinds
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Eddie Bullen a Jazz Pianist, composer, arranger and producer will be at the Naniki Music Festival this weekend and has promised to give patrons ‘a taste of contemporary jazz, flavoured with Caribbean rhythms’. The Grenadian born who has been based in Toronto for over 30 years has produced over 150 albums and his lengthy career […]

Making a Splash at The Naniki Music Festival

by TomHinds

The best reggae band in Barbados will be at The Naniki Music Festival this weekend, that’s right Splash Band will take the stage on January 20th at the lush Naniki Amphitheatre in Suriname, St Joseph. Promising you a show you do not want to miss, The well-known band is sure to bring pure vibes as they perform […]

Lil Rick at the Naniki Music Festival 2018

by TomHinds

From Social Commentary to Soca to Jazz, Lil Rick is a man of all genres. The ‘I’z A Bajan’ singer will be entertaining hundreds of patrons at the Naniki Music Festival 2018 for WA ROHO ‘An Ancestral Journey from Africa’ on January 21st, Errol Barrow Day. Lil Rick best known for his hits ‘I Like […]

Melba Moore Headliner for Naniki Jazz 2018

by TomHinds
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BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – January 6th 2018 – Award winning songstress Melba Moore is set to headline the 2018 edition of Naniki Music Festival which takes place on January 20th and 21st, 2018. The event, now in its fifth year premiered in Barbados in 2013 and expanded through the Caribbean with dynamic jazz events featuring exciting […]

Chrisette Michele, Third World for Naniki Barbados Music Festival 2017

by Tracy Highland

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Dec 28th, 2016 – Grammy Award Winner, Chrisette Michele and Reggae icons Third World will hit the stage in Barbados in the new year for Naniki Music Festival which takes place January 11th- 15th, 2017. The festival which successfully rebranded two years ago to include a more diverse musical line-up, will feature […]

Maxi Priest to Headline Naniki Music Festival in Grenada

by Tracy Highland

Reggae icon Maxi Priest will be in Grenada for Naniki Music Festival taking place on May 16th, 2015 at The Grenadian by Rex Resorts. The festival formerly known as Naniki Caribbean Jazz Safari has rebranded as Naniki Music Festival to include a more diverse musical lineup. This year the Grenada festival will feature living legend […]

Naniki Barbados Music Festival – Release

by Sianlange
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The beauty of the free spirit is its ever-changing nature.  Naniki is Amerindian for “free spirit” –  and the Naniki Team has certainly exercised its freedom to change and evolve in 2015.  Tom Hinds, Executive Producer of the festival, promises a re-imagined festival jam-packed with musical talent that is worth every penny.  Naniki has rebranded itself […]


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Promoters of the Naniki Caribbean Jazz Safari are excited about bringing to Grenada two awesome shows this weekend led by Tessanne Chin on Saturday and continuing on Sunday with Andy Narell, Relator and the Alternative String Quartet. This unique music festival dubbed “a thrilling musical ride” which has been endorsed by the Grenada Tourism Authority takes […]


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Relator (real name Willard Harris) is one of Trinidad’s finest calypsonians. He’s a brilliant singer-songwriter, composer, humorist, M C and impersonator,  Relator is the consummate entertainer. The former National Calypso Monarch is considered one of the best calypsonians at composing extemporaneously on any subject, with a long series of outstanding compositions to his credit. He is […]

Free Gift Bags

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#Complimentary Gift Bag to the: First 50 persons at the Naniki Caribbean Jazz Safari Jazz Adventure In Grenada 2014 :::May 31, 2014 Grenadian by Rex Resort • 8pm Featuring: Tessanne Chin (Jamaica) Emily Rapier & Friends (Grenada) and the First 100 persons :::June 1, 2014 Grenadian by Rex Resorts • 7pm Featuring: Alternative Quartet(Trinidad) ‘University of […]