Tag Archive | the Netherlands

‘KULPAMI NUMA’ een geweldige interpretatie van Stanley Clementina

‘KULPAMI NUMA’ een geweldige interpretatie van Stanley Clementina

De getalenteerde componist en zanger Stanley Clementina breidt zijn muzikale horizon uit met de romantische Afro Beat genaamd ‘KULPAMI NUMA’, een samenwerking met de artiest Remses ‘MuisjeMuis’ Rafaela. Het nummer spreekt van een relatie waar de man alle schuld over zich heen krijgt over de problemen in het relatie.

DJ FAB: The Connection with the audience is essential

DJ FAB: The Connection with the audience is essential

WILLEMSTAD – DJ FaB, who hails from Curaçao, is a rising star in the urban scene of the Netherlands and is ready to leave his mark one performance at the time. If there is a party or festival where the Antillean community meets up, you can rest assure that DJ FaB will be there to ‘turn up’ with the most popular Afro House hits. He’s currently on Curaçao for a club tour at various popular hotpots, and the Velvet Rope caught up with him at Bikini’s, his favorite hangout, to learn more about some exciting developments. We also spoke to the popular MC Don T, who shared his views about the Curaçao and Dutch club scenes and where DJ FaB fits into it all.

Devi Dev: the importance of family

Devi Dev: the importance of family

WILLEMSTAD – Another rapper from Curaçao that is also dominating the Dutch and Antillean urban scene is the talented lyrist Devi Dev. The Velvet Rope sat down with the rapper to discover how he celebrates his heritage through his music. At the root of his love for Curaçao is the importance of family, a reoccurring theme in his music. We also spoke with the legendary rapper MC Oye, a pioneer in the Dutch and Antillean urban music, and the talented DJ and video clip director, Selwyn de Wind, who shared their views about the recent developments in the genre.

BLVCKHAZE: Music is the language of love

BLVCKHAZE: Music is the language of love

Lately there has been an influx of urban talent of Curaçao origin, currently enjoying immense popularity among the Dutch and Antillean youths. The modern Dutch artist is becoming a multilingual hybrid that transcends all racial and traditional boundaries by celebrating its ethnic roots with its music. The BLVCKHAZE duo is a good example. The Velvet Rope shared their music with the renowned DJ and video clip director Selwyn Wind, and discussed the recent developments in the genre and his views about the type of music that is currently being produced.

ZURICH MUSIQ: taking over Dutch Hip Hop

ZURICH MUSIQ: taking over Dutch Hip Hop

WILLEMSTAD – The latest crop of Dutch – Antillean Hip Hop artist is emerging with an unapologetic gumption that is redefining the Dutch and Curaçao music scenes. A multicultural hybrid of seductive Afro Caribbean flavors combined with a gritty European ghetto punch is taking urban music to the next level. Creating a name as one […]

Met ‘E DIA AKI’, werken Stanley Clementina en Remses “Muis” Rafaela eindelijk samen.

Met ‘E DIA AKI’, werken Stanley Clementina en Remses “Muis” Rafaela eindelijk samen.

De getalenteerde componist en arrangeur Stanley Clementina, verenigt zich met de bekende danser en entertainer Remses ‘Muis’ Rafaela in de romantische ballad ‘E DIA AKI’. Volgens Stanley, illustreert het lied hoe eenheid de liefde vergroot en met ieder gedeeld moet worden, zodat  uiteindelijk alle obstakels in het leven overwonnen kunnen worden. In deze interpretatie, verklaren […]

Viva la Diva is ready to dominate the International DJ Scene!

A true diva tries to achieve what she wants in life with style and class and won’t let people get in her way. Viva la Diva nee Anouska van Smaalen is a true embodiment of unwavering persistence and has been making her name in the competitive and male dominated European DJ industry.  When she’s on […]