Wilnor Tereau was born on July 24, 1984 to Haitian parents Milor Tereau and Louisemene Desir. He grew up in various parts of Haiti. Until the age of three, he lived in Ganthier which is nearby Croix-Des-Bouquets. Then, he moved to live with his grandmother, Aureliane Destine (nicknamed “Grann Loulouze”), in Barriere Marasa which is about one hour from Croix-Des-Bouquets.
Gashford Guillaume lives in a legacy of music. A music maker for over twenty years, his finely tuned drumming and song writing style has opened a new chapter in world music – a style that fuses traditional Haitian rhythms with the smooth, syncopated beats of one of the world’s most beloved art forms: Jazz. A close listen will also reveal Funk, Pop, R&B, Brazilian, traditional Jazz, Haitian Folklore and Gospel influences.
Ne’Vanda Bernadeau (Dutch Rebelle) has seen the positive energy that she has built for herself in Boston’s Hip Hop scene to become one of the top upcoming female hip hop artist in Boston . Audiences are connecteing to her mix of introspective punch line , filled lyrics and raw golden era influenced and trap beats that are built for the turn up. After sharing stages with artists from Action Bronson, Big K.R.I.T., Camr’Ron, Wu Tang Clan, Prodigy of Mobb Deep and Melanie Fiona, she has been praised whenever she hits the stage.
She made a splash in the HMI music world when she joined Hangout. Mirline Menard (Meilan-Mei Mei) made her debut and took on the challenge of replacing Georgie Mettellus, one of the most standout female Compas singer that the HMI have ever seen. It took her just a few months to capture
Often the conflict of being caught between cultures, like Joanne endured while growing up in Flatbush with Haitian roots, produces originality and thus, the most interesting and dynamic type of person. Forced to wear braids, hair ribbons, and lots of frills amongst a sea of sweatpants and t-shirts in grade school, Joanne was quick to become unhinged from all norms and find her own.
Jenny Laroche, originally from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, is a graduate of the University at Buffalo where she trained in ballet, modern, and jazz. She earned her bachelor’s degree in dance performance, graduating Cum Laude, and was awarded the DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI AWARD. Jenny soon
Melanie J-B Charles is one of the most dynamic young voices of our time; A Haitian-American, Brooklyn native, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, arranger, producer, actress and teacher. Melanie attended LaGuardia High School for the Performing Arts (the Fame School) as a flute
Danticat's first novel, the loosely autobiographical Breath, Eyes, Memory, was a 1998 selection of the Oprah Winfrey Book Club, thus assuring its bestseller status. Other Danticat works have won warm praise as well, with some critics expressing surprise that such assured prose has come from
Multi-Emmy Award Winning Makeup Artist Karen Dupiche is one of the leading makeup artists in the entertainment industry. Karen has won four Emmy Awards and has been nominated seven times for Outstanding Makeup on the ABC daytime talk show The View for her expertise in the field.