Caribbean Entertainment – Honorary Doctorates For Four Caribbean Born Musicians

Grace Jones along with three other Caribbean artists will be presented with honorary doctorates from the UWI. (Photo by David M. Benett/Getty Image for Somerset House)

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 6, 2018: Four of the Caribbean’s top musicians are set to be presented with honorary doctorates from The University of the West Indies, (UWI).

Bajan star Rihanna is set to receive the degree for excellence in arts at a special ceremony scheduled for October 20th at the Cave Hill Campus in Barbados. According to Nation News, Rihanna will accept her degree “for eminence in the arts.”

The graduation ceremony in Mona will grant a similar Doctorate of Literature to Jamaican model and singer, Grace Jones, for her achievements as an entertainer, model and global…

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