Occur Goes Global - The Music of Haiti

Monday, May 29, 2017 at 11:42 PM
Melissa Bobbitt

  Music Stateside, most of us are familiar with Haiti because of its devastating 2010 earthquake or because of the Fugees’ Wyclef Jean launching an unsuccessful bid for its presidency. Beyond the tragedy and beyond the political lens, Haiti has a strong musical backbone. Here are five artists from the Hispaniola nation that you need to hear.   Princeloo Gravitating from a promising basketball career to the DJ world was natural for Princeloo Alexandre. After hearing crowd-hype music on the... READ MORE