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2006

  KAYTE BURGESS IN CONCERT
Harlem, Toronto - December
29, 2006
 

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  WE THREE KINGS SOLIDARITY CONCERT
Featuring Carlos Morgan aka Carll Parkes, Chris Rouse et al.
Hosted by Subliminal

Revival, Toronto - December
28, 2006
 

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  CAVALCADE OF LIGHTS
Nathan Phillips Square - December
9, 2006
 

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::KAYTE BURGESS / DIVINE BROWN::

 

 

  CAYMAN ISLANDS JAZZ FESTIVAL
November 30 - December 2, 2006
 

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::MIKE PHILLIPS AND KEM::

 

Mike Phillips' band

Mike Phillips, Eric Parker

Mike Phillips

Mike Phillips' band

Mike Phillips performs for couple's anniversary

Mike Phillips' band

Mike Phillips' band

Myself and Mike Phillips

Kem performs

Kem performs

Kem and his band

Kem performs

 

 

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::JEFFREY OSBORNE AND BONEY JAMES::

 

Jeffrey Osborne performs

Jeffrey Osborne performs

Jeffrey Osborne's band

Jeffrey Osborne performs

Jeffrey Osborne and myself

Boney James performs

Boney James and his band perform

Boney James' being interviewed

Boney James' being interviewed

 

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::ARTURO TAPPIN AND NATALIE COLE::

 

Arturo Tappin, Patrice Benn, Ettiene Charles and Buddy Williams

Arturo Tappin and band perform

Arturo Tappin

Arturo Tappin

Arturo Tappin and band perform

Arturo Tappin, Ettiene Charles and Rhea Dummett

Arturo Tappin, Ettiene Charles and Rhea Dummett

Arturo Tappin, Nicholas Brancker and Ettiene Charles

Arturo Tappin and band perform

Rhea Dummett performs

Minister of Tourism, Charles Clifford and Natalie Cole

Natalie Cole performs

Natalie Cole and her band perform

Natalie Cole performs

Minister of Tourism, Charles Clifford and Natalie Cole

 

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::SNORKELLING AND STINGRAYS::

 

Capt. Marvin

Capt. Marvin and crew

Capt. Marvin and Heather Davis

Multitude of stingrays

Multitude of stingrays

Crew and stingray

Crew and stingray

Heather Davis and stingray

 

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  MOLLY JOHNSON CD RELEASE
Mod Club - November 21, 2006
 

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  FLOW 93.5 PRESENTS - AN EXCLUSIVE SHOW WITH LUDACRIS!
Republik
Nightclub - October 23, 2006
 

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Ludacris screen

Ludacris and Lil Fate perform

Ludacris performs

Ludacris and Lil Fate perform

Ludacris and his fans

  PLANET AFRICA FILM FEST PARTY
The Drake
- September 11, 2006
 

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African drummers

Dawn and Rudy Langlais, producer

Rudy Langlais and K'naan

Rudy Langlais, Sarah Brown and Lou Melazzo

African drummers

 
REELWORLD FILM FESTIVAL RECEPTION
Hosted by Tonya Lee Williams, Founder, ReelWorld Film Festival
Empire Restaurant and Lounge
, Yorkville - September 9, 2006
 

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Tonya Lee Williams

Danny Glover and Mrs. Williams

Tonya Lee Williams and Danny Glover

Danny Glover

Richard Leacock, Will Strickland, Leah Hanes, Awaovieyi Agie

  FIRST FRIDAYS
Hosted by Warren Salmon

Empire Restaurant and Lounge
, Yorkville - September 8, 2006
 

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Ebonnie Rowe and Bev Salmon

Kayte Burgess and Leah Hanes

Carlos Morgan

Carlos Morgan

Carlos Morgan

 
HONEY JAM 2006
Founder Ebonnie Rowe, Hosted by Jemini and Mark Strong
Mod Club, Toronto - August 20, 2006
 

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INDIA.ARIE IN CONCERT
jacksoul opens
The Music Hall, Toronto - July 7, 2006
 

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  DE LA SOUL
TD CANADA TRUST TORONTO JAZZ FEST
Harbourfront Centre, Toronto - June 23, 2006
 

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  DIVINE BROWN, JACKSOUL, DK IBOMEKA
TD CANADA TRUST TORONTO JAZZ FEST

Harbourfront Centre, Toronto - June 22, 2006
 

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Divine Brown performs

Divine Brown and her daughter, Truasia

Haydain Neale of jacksoul performs

Haydain Neale of jacksoul performs

DK Ibomeka performs

DK Ibomeka and his band

DK Ibomeka and his band

DK Ibomeka performs

 

  FLOW 93.5 5th ANNIVERSARY PARTY
Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto - May 31, 2006
 

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Maestro performs

Haydain Neale of jacksoul performs

jacksoul performs

DJ Starting from Scratch and Kayte Burgess

Strawberry Luv and Caliente of The Morning Rush and Kayte Burgess

 

  URBAN SOUL LIVE
FEATURING KAYTE BURGESS AND FRIENDS
Revival, Toronto - May 18, 2006
 

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Kayte Burgess performs

Kayte Burgess performs

Kayte Burgess and her hot band

Kayte Burgess performs at Revival

phatt al brings old skool hip hop

Darp Malone performs

Darp Malone and the band perform

Saidah Baba Talibah performs

Subliminal brings the beat box

Miss Davis performs

 

  ST. MAARTEN CARNIVAL
St. Maarten, W.I. - April 26 - May 2, 2006
For full story and more pics CLICK HERE
 

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Lisa Coffi, Fabiana Arnell, President of the Carnival and Royette

Baker Jr. and Royette

Fish the Boss performs

Odyssey performs backstage

Royette interviews Master D

Regina LaBega and Alain at Oualichi

Dawn and Angelique Martis-Romou, former Miss St-Maarten at the Boardwalk Party

Marching Band launches the start of the Boardwalk Party

Alain and G Money at Oualichi

Alain and Royette party on the Boardwalk

Royette and Marissa ready to play!

Brenda Wathey and Royette at Carnival

Aruba Carnival King and Queen, Rodney and Lisette

Royette and friend at Carnival

Carnival participants

Carnival revellers

Carnival participants

Carnival kids

Carnival participant

Carnival participant

Carnival police keep the peace

Carnival participant

Carnival participant

Carnival participants

Carnival participant

Caribbean Vibrations crew - Marissa, Royette, Scott and William Bell, St. Maarten Tourism Board

Dinner at Antoine's with Tourism Board reps and Caribbean Vibrations crew

 

  REELWORLD FILM FESTIVAL CLOSING
Toronto - April 23, 2006
 

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Kirk Cooper (Programmer, ReelWorld) and Len Henry

Miranda Kwok (Screenwriter) and friend

Tiayoka McMillan (Writer/Producer, Flip the Script) and Kirk Cooper

Mel Jackson (actor, Flip the Script) and Tiayoka McMillan

Duane English and friend

 

  SUGAR BAR
New York - April 13, 2006
 

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Kayte Burgess performs at Sugar Bar (owned by Ashford & Simpson)

Greg Crawford, Dawn and Nick Ashford

Kayte Burgess and Sugar Bar patron, Bradley Pierre

Kayte Burgess and Jim Bessman (Billboard)

Kayte Burgess, Ivory Jones (BET)

 

  REVIVAL MONDAY NIGHTS
Toronto - March 27, 2006
 

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The Show performs

The Show performs

The Show performs

Kayte Burgess performs

Various artists perform

 

  IRIE URBAN VANGUARD ART SHOWING
Toronto - February 27, 2006
 

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Carl Cassell (owner, Irie and artist) with Vanguard piece of Measha Brueggergosman

Vanguard series art

Adrian Eccleston Vanguard piece

Myself and my Vanguard piece

kos Vanguard piece

 

  NEW YORK, NY
SUGAR BAR

(owned by Ashford & Simpson)

New York, NY - February 23, 2006
 

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Nick Ashford and Kayte Burgess

Freddie Jackson and Kayte Burgess

Gerald Levert and Audra Berger

Kelly Price and Gerald Levert

Nick Ashford and Valerie Simpson et al

 

  APOLLO and TRIPLE CROWN
New York, NY - February 23, 2006
 

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Apollo Sign

Kayte Burgess - Apollo soundcheck

Drunken Monkz from Toronto

Apollo contestant

Apollo contestant

Ali Shaheed Muhammad-Triple Crown (Brooklyn)

Triple Crown (Brooklyn)

Mike Jones and Butter-Triple Crown (Brooklyn)

Mike Jones and Kayte Burgess

Billy J and Christina-Hustle/ Very G.O.O.D Beats

 

  VILLAGE UNDERGROUND
New York, NY - February 26, 2006
 

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Village Underground Host, Melonie Daniels

Village Underground performer

Village Underground performer

Village Underground performer

Village Underground performer

Kelly Price and Gerald Levert

Kelly Price and Gerald Levert

Kelly Price and Gerald Levert

Kelly Price brings down the Village

Kelly Price brings down the Village

 

   
  CANADIAN SONGWRITERS HALL OF FAME GALA
Metro Convention Centre - February 5, 2006
 

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Sophie Durocher and Andrew Craig, Hosts

Andrew Craig, Host

Stampeders

Sarah Slean

Jann Arden

Anne Murray, Inductee

Bedouin Soundclash, Esthero and Andy Kim

Divine Brown

Gilles Vigneault, Inductee

Amelie Veille

Jully Black and the Faith Chorale

Jully Black

Leonard Cohen, Inductee

Leonard Cohen and former AG, Adrienne Clarkson

Louise Pitre

Marie-Mai

Rufus Wainright

k.d. lang

Willie Nelson

Finale

CANADIAN SONGWRITERS HALL OF FAME GALA RECEPTION
Metro Convention Centre - February 5, 2006

Vivian Barclay, A/President CSHF, Lucille Dumont, Inductee and Jully Black

Kayte Burgess and Andrew Craig, Host

DeeKaye and Haydain Neale

Haydain Neale and Kayte Burgess

  THE SHOW
Drake Underground - January 20, 2006
 

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  BARBADOS JAZZ FESTIVAL
January 9-15, 2006
 

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Roberta Gambarini

Sunbury Great House

Roy Hargrove

Hon. Noel Lynch, Minister of Tourism & Int'l Transportation and Ruthanne Terrero, Luxury Travel Portfolio (New York)

BTA Press Conference

Ebonnie Rowe (www.phemphat.com) and Dawn

Bert's Bar

::JILL SCOTT - JANUARY 11, 2006
SIR GARFIELD SOBERS GYMNASIUM::

Monique Hinds, Donovan Bailey and Cheryl Carter

Monique Hinds, Michelle Bailey and Cheryl Carter

Kirk Brooks, Donovan Bailey and Ben

Snorkling beauties

::LIONEL RICHIE - JANUARY 13, 2006
SIR GARFIELD SOBERS GYMNASIUM::

Venus Santos (FLOW 93.5), Ashante Infantry (Toronto Star) and Nicole Jolly (FLOW 93.5)

Chris Mei, WAVE 94.7, Joan and Eddie Bullen

Donovan and Michelle Bailey

Prof. Hilary Beckles and wife Mary, Donovan and Michelle Bailey, Monique Hinds and Cheryl Carter

Dr. Lon Clarke, Donovan Bailey and Robert Hinds

Dawn, Donovan and Michelle Bailey, Nina Clarke and Dr. Carolyn Tull

Donovan Bailey and Hon. Mia Mottley

Michelle Bailey, Nina Clarke, Dr. Carolyn Tull and Monique Hinds

::JANUARY 14, 2006
FARLEY HILL NATIONAL PARK::

Arturo Tappin and band

Arturo Tappin

Norman Browne and band

Farley Hill crowd

Farley Hill crowd

Donovan Bailey and Wayne Simmons, Host of Festival

Donovan and Michelle Bailey and Wayne Simmons

Monique Hinds, Donovan and Michelle Bailey and Cheryl Carter

Barbados beautiful east coast

Donovan Bailey and driver extraordinaire, Emerson Clarke

   
   
 

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