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Atlanta Caribbean Carnival 2015

Are You Ready To Fete At ATL Caribbean Carnival?

May 22 kicks of Memorial Day Weekend in Atlanta

It’s Thursday, the eve of Memorial Day Weekend in Atlanta, Georgia. This upcoming 4-day weekend, we shall be celebrating the Caribbean Carnival. The annual event brings people far and wide of all nationalities, ethnicities, and ages across Georgia to enjoy a cultural festival celebrating black ancestry. Despite a second carnival running concurrently, the official parade with the masquerade bands will be held Saturday, May 23 in Decatur at Kensington Station. Tonight kicks off two cool events downtown to warm up the city. This holiday, special events will be popping up all around the city. Where will you be this weekend? Enjoy Memorial Day! If you are in the Lithonia, Stone Mountain, or Decatur area I hope you come through and attend this memorable occasion. Tchau bella!

Thursday – MINT LOUNGE on Briarcliff (FREE ALL NIGHT)

SUTRA LOUNGE:  http://www.urticketpro.com/tropical-addiction-thursdays/ (RSVP for free entry before 11:20p)

Friday –     ATRIUM JOUVERT http://bit.ly/1EWphw3 ($20 online)

Saturday –          10am – 7pm Decatur Carnival at Kensington

http://bit.ly/1PVb34A (General admission $20 online)

8:00 – 12pm Guinness Live Event (FREE RSVP)

http://liveitupatlanta.splashthat.com/

Sunday –            8:00 am ($30 pre-sale) #SundayMorningATL

McBride Complex Decatur GA 30035 http://www.sundaymorningbreakfastparty.com/

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Atlanta Carnival 2015

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Suns of Dub The Far East Mixtape

Suns of Dub x Mighty Crown Mixtape

Ft. Addis Pablo, Jesse Royal, Chronixx, Jah Bami, Keida, Sizzla, Masia One, Yami Bolo, Dubkasm, Jaqee, Lauryn Hill, Randy Valentine, and many more

Released today March 31

Listen on Soundcloud.com/sunsofdub
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Support the link, tracklist and information for media and dj track request included.

– Via Suns of Dub
Marketing and Creative Direction

Signed,
The Black Queen

Bob Marley Phrases in Portuguese

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It’s undeniable the contribution of Reggae to world music, especially the life and influence of singer Bob Marley.

Here are some of his most popular phrases in Portuguese from the website Mensagens do Amor (Messages of Love)

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Dinheiro não compra vida. | Money Can’t Buy Life

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A música tem uma coisa boa: quando bate você não sente dor. | When music hits you, you feel no pain

Deus me enviou à terra com uma missão. Só Ele pode me deter, os homens nunca poderão. | God sent me on earth with a mission. Only he can stop me, man never will.

Deus me enviou à terra com uma missão. Só Ele pode me deter, os homens nunca poderão. | God sent me on earth with a mission. Only he can stop me, man never will.

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Unidos venceremos. Divididos, cairemos. | United we will win, divided, we will fall

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Christopher Ellis – Left Unsaid

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Have you com down from your temporary love high yet? Just in case you are feeling the blues from Valentine’s Day this song is the perfect love-break melody. A bittersweet tune for the lovers by none-other than the son of legendary king of rocksteady Alton Ellis.

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