Sharine Taylor

Sharine Taylor

Writer

Afro-Jamaican Toronto-based writer, editor and creative interested in identity, diaspora, pop culture and Caribbean (mis)representations.

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largeup.com

Visual Culture: The Caribbean Creative Renaissance Is Coming To A Screen Near You

Caribbean content creators want people within the Caribbean to know that their stories are worth sharing and telling.

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Noisey

Chris Castello's Anime-Inspired Song "Wait On You" Is An Ode To ...

"It was an episode of the anime "Initial D" that inspired the song and the first lyrics and even the cover art."

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Noisey

Life is "Closing In" On EverythingOshauN For His New Track

The song comes off his forthcoming 'Almost Everything.'

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carefulblog.com

Sean Leon + Some People’s Kids with Special Guests: Native Other

We asked fans to share their experiences from the Sean Leon show. Here are the moments that meant the most to them.

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largeup.com

Visual Culture: What a Bam Bam Spotlights Caribbean Culture in Toronto

A spotlight on Caribbean art in Toronto just in time for Caribana.

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Noisey

OmariJabari Isn't Having Any of The Reckless Chat on "Run Up"

The track comes off the Toronto artist's newest project 'MARTYR.'

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Noisey

Amaal Nuuxx Wants You To Be Loud About Love In “Scream”

"Everywhere but here... it's complicated."

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Noisey

Savannah Ré Calls Out Sexism in Rap on "Count 'Em Off"

'We can be just as savage and I'm sure if every time we chose to speak on men we spoke like this... Men would think twice."

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Noisey

Sydanie’s Pillars Of Life Are Motherhood and Hood Resistance

The Toronto-based rapper uses her music to tell the stories of her unique experiences and makes space for other mothers to do the same.

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Noisey

Jessie Reyez Is The Hometown Hero We All Deserve

There's something special and incredible about seeing a Toronto artist on the come up.

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Noisey

Bashment Soca Is The Rebel Genre the Bajan Government Is Reluctant To Embrace

From Lil' Rick to Stiffy, these artists are forging a future and legacy for the sound.

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Noisey

Unbuttoned's "Womxn Cry" Is A Visual Ode To Surviving As A Black Woman

“It is the only way I could tell my story. We are survivors.”

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Noisey

KGoon Just Wants To Make Montreal Proud With EP 'Tables Turn'

"I've been rapping all my life, but I had to work hard until I felt I was ready to drop a full body of work."

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impact.vice.com

Sexual Assault Activists Sound Off to Change Jamaica's Rape Culture

A tambourine seems like an unlikely tool for activism, but that’s exactly what it is for a Jamaica-based movement.

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Noisey

Listen to Daz Rinko's Spectacular Sounding, Amusingly Named “Boo-Boo Kisses

Off his upcoming EP that delves into what it means to be happy as a black man.