Global Week in Review: Barbados to Honor Rihanna’s Childhood Home

of 94Photo
  • North Korean Leader Sacks Uncle
  • ANC Demands Answers Over Zuma Corruption Claims
  • Soca Music Shines at Soul Train Awards
  • UK Hunger Striker Given Second Chance
  • Pope Francis: Walking the Talk
  • UK Khat Ban Threatens Kenya’s Economy
  • A Personal Plea to Obama for Freedom
  • Tough Questions Over Racism in Brazil
  • Barbados to Honor Rihanna’s Childhood Home

Soca Music Shines at Soul Train Awards

As the closing titles rolled signaling the end of the Soul Train Awards 2013 it slowly emerged, via Twitter and on other social media, that Trinidadian soca star Bunji Garlin, aka “The Viking,” had won “Best International Performance,” beating the hugely popular Nigerian R&B duo “P-Square and the UK’s Emeli Sande, putting soca, a uniquely Caribbean sound, firmly on the map.  

(Photo: Teeography & Fay-ann Lyons)

More Photo Galleries

Related Topics