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  1. Rihanna



    Robyn Rihanna Fenty (born February 20, 1988), known professionally as Rihanna (/riˈænə/ ree-AN), is a Barbadian singer, songwriter, fashion designer and occassional actress. Born in Saint Michael, Barbados, her career began upon meeting record producer Evan Rogers in late 2003 through mutual friends; she recorded demo tapes with his guidance. Her tape was sent to several record labels, and she subsequently signed a contract with Def Jam Recordings after auditioning for its then-president, hip-hop producer and rapper Jay-Z. Both her debut album, Music of the Sun (2005) and its follow-up A Girl Like Me (2006) peaked in the top ten on the US Billboard 200; the former featured the commercially successful song "Pon de Replay" while the latter produced her first Billboard Hot 100 number-one single, "SOS".

  2. Lori Alexia

    Lori Alexia


  3. Grandmaster Flash

    Grandmaster Flash


    Joseph Saddler (born January 1, 1958), better known as Grandmaster Flash, is an American hip hop recording artist and DJ. He is considered to be one of the pioneers of hip-hop DJing, cutting, and mixing. Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2007, becoming the first hip hop act to be so honored.

  4. Shontelle



    Shontelle Layne (born 4 October 1985), known professionally as Shontelle, is a Barbadian singer-songwriter. She released her debut album Shontelligence in November 2008. Her second album, No Gravity, was released in September 2010. Her singles, "T-Shirt", and "Impossible", achieved modest international success.

  5. Lao Sealey

    Lao Sealey


  6. Errol Barrow

    Errol Barrow


    Errol Walton Barrow, PC, QC (21 January 1920 – 1 June 1987) was a Caribbean statesman and the first Prime Minister of Barbados. Born into a family of political and civic activists in the parish of Saint Lucy, he was educated at Harrison College.

  7. Amanda Reifer

    Amanda Reifer


  8. Gwendolyn Knight

    Gwendolyn Knight


    Gwendolyn Clarine Knight (May 26, 1913 – February 18, 2005) was an American artist who was born in Bridgetown, Barbados in the West Indies.

  9. Julie Arthur

    Julie Arthur


    Julie Ann Arthur (née Price; born 1966 or 1967) is the wife of the former Prime Minister of Barbados, Owen Arthur, whom she married on August 12, 2006 in Bridgetown. The couple enjoyed their honeymoon in Birmingham, England.

  10. Leah Marville

    Leah Marville


    Leah Janine Marville (born 13 November 1985) is a model, TV host and former Miss Barbados World.

  11. Mark Morrison

    Mark Morrison


    Mark Morrison (born 3 May 1972) is a West German born English R&B singer. His single, "Return of the Mack", became a number-one or Top 10 hit in several European countries in 1996. The song peaked at number 2 in the United States the following year.

  12. Jackie Opel

    Jackie Opel


    Born Dalton Sinclair Bishop (born in Chapman Lane, Bridgetown, Barbados, Jackie Opel (1938–1970) possessed a rich, powerful voice with a high octave range. He was known as the "Jackie Wilson of Jamaica", and was a gifted dancer.

  13. Tricia Nassar

    Tricia Nassar


  14. Vita Chambers

    Vita Chambers


    Vita Chambers (born June 10, 1993) is a Barbadian-Canadian singer and songwriter.

  15. Edwin Lascelles, 1st Baron Harewood

    Edwin Lascelles, 1st Baron Harewood


    Edwin Lascelles, 1st Baron Harewood (1713, Barbados - 25 January 1795) was a West Indian plantation owner of English ancestry.

  16. Jade Bailey

    Jade Bailey


    Jade Bailey (born June 10, 1983) is a track and field sprint athlete who competes internationally for Barbados. Bailey lives in Barbados and is coached by Keith Thornhill, her agent is Andre Thomas of Athletes.first Sports Management.

  17. Mighty Gabby

    Mighty Gabby


    Anthony Carter, known as Mighty Gabby (born 30 March 1948) is a Barbadian calypsonian and a Cultural Ambassador for the island of Barbados.

  18. Denis Atkinson

    Denis Atkinson


    Denis St Eval Atkinson (9 August 1926 – 9 November 2001) was a West Indian cricketer who played 22 Test matches as an all-rounder, hitting 922 runs and taking 47 wickets. He also played first-class cricket for Barbados and Trinidad.

  19. Lene Hall

    Lene Hall


    Lene Hall (born Sherrylene Hall) is a Barbadian model. She modeled throughout her high school career, but it was only when an agent approached Hall at her work place in Barbados and encouraged her to come to New York that she would have her chance on the international fashion stage. Things moved quickly: on her first interview with an agency, she was signed on the spot and sent directly for her first casting at "Prescriptive by Esteé Lauder." Hall landed the job, becoming the face of Prescriptive for the next year. Hall has gone on to walk the runway for Ralph Lauren and European couture designers. In addition to Esteé Lauder, Hall has done campaigns for Noxzema, Lubriderm, Kohler, and Vaniqua, and has been the face for Revlon, Lafayette 148, and Oil of Olay.

  20. Clement Payne

    Clement Payne


    Clement Osbourne Payne (1904 – 7 April 1941) was a Trinidad-born pioneer in the Caribbean trade union movement. By an act of Parliament in 1998, Payne was named as one of the ten National Heroes of Barbados.

  21. Alan Emtage

    Alan Emtage


    Alan Emtage (born November 27, 1964) conceived and implemented the first version of Archie, a pre-Web internet search engine for locating material in public FTP archives.

  22. Julian Rogers

    Julian Rogers


    Julian Ernest Chetvynde Rogers MBE (born 11 November 1947 in Barbados) is a Caribbean broadcaster and journalist, with more than 45 years' experience across the media landscape of television, radio and print, having worked as broadcast manager, TV and radio host and producer, publisher, trainer, lecturer, media consultant and public relations professional. Involved since the 1970s with the building of national radio stations notably in Barbados, St Kitts & Nevis, and Antigua & Barbuda, and part of "the original team set up to 'revolutionise' the media industry in Trinidad & Tobago with the rebranding of the Trinidad and Tobago Television Company (TTT) into CNMG", he has been called "the Caribbean man" and has established a reputation as one of the region's most respected media practitioners. His characteristic style as a broadcaster is to conduct biting interviews; one commentator refers to "the persistent journalistic exploits of a resurgent, sharp-witted and emphatic Julian Rogers".

  23. Tony Cozier

    Tony Cozier


    Winston Anthony "Tony" Cozier (born 10 July 1940 in Bridgetown, Barbados) has been a cricket writer and commentator for West Indian cricket since 1958.

  24. Samuel Hall Lord

    Samuel Hall Lord


    Samuel Hall Lord, also called "Sam Lord" (1778 – 5 November 1844) was one of the most famous buccaneers on the island of Barbados. Sam Lord as he was usually known, amassed great wealth for his castle-mansion in Barbados. He did this through the direct plundering of ships stranded in the coral reefs just off the coast of his estate(UN/LOCODE: BB SLC ). According to legend, Sam Lord would hang lanterns high in the coconut trees around his estate. Passing ships far out at sea would think it was the port city of Bridgetown and would sail towards the reef in the area, leading them to wreck their ships. Sam Lord would then board the ships and keep the riches for his castle that existed in the parish of Saint Philip.

  25. Roger Farmer

    Roger Farmer


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