Don’t miss the Fixtape Release Party next week Saturday for The Tease Tape volumes 1 & 2 – twenty-four hot new tracks from St. Maarten’s very own SimpleTune featuring a string of local and Caribbean-wide talents.

Soca lovers, you could go home with $2,000 in cash and prizes if you have what it takes to be the first Sunset Soca Queen! Soca vibes will be in the air all night at Sunset Beach Bar every Sunday until the finals on September 1, where only ONE Soca Queen will take home the crown.

Fresh from his acclaimed performance at St. Kitts Music Festival, Anguilla’s very own Omari Banks is gearing up for a series of performances in the United States.

Making Maki is the home of Maki B. It’s where all of life’s parts meet. Figuring out the work-life balance, managing finances, navigating relationships, finding the things that give us joy, appreciating life’s journey and caring for ourselves along the way. Making Maki isn’t about finding any particular thing; it’s about always searching for the best versions of ourselves and making the most of all of life’s lessons and opportunities.

Pisces-born managing director and Hall of Fame Production lead Zumba instructor Learie Hall stunned the audience and captured judges’ hearts to win the first event Mr. Genuine Quality (GQ) pageant, held at Emilio Wilson Park on Saturday, March 30. St. Maarten’s first- ever Mr. GQ winner is here to tell us what he’s up to since his big win.

Global Brand Ambassador for the Stoli Group, Simone Bodini, is here on St. Maarten. He is here to introduce the local palets to the smooth taste of Elit by Stoli. While here he will be doing a full masterclass tour, starting with radio interviews, then a private masterclass on the island and in St. Barths. Simone will also be guest bartending at ROXXY Beach.

St. Maarten’s favourite Rendez Vous Lounge at Rhine Road in Porto Cupecoy has a new manager. Kenton Suckoo, who joined Rendez Vous about a year ago, brings to the table more than 15 years of experience in the hospitality industry and is ready to do what is necessary to ensure that the lounge remains the number one choice for diners on the island.

Patrick Grayham has released a new single titled “Champion” featuring Ziggi Recado. “Champion” is an anthem of encouragement and reassurance. Moreover, Roelly Winklaar, the first Mr. Olympia People’s Champion, delivers a positive message in the music video which was recorded on Sint Maarten and Curaçao.