Share A young Dominican artist Chad Astaphan has released his debut single entitled “Breath Away”.Astaphan who goes by the stage name “CHAD” was the 2011 first runner up in the Q95 FM Radio’s Q Talent Search.His Debut Single entitled “Breath Away” will be released on Wednesday, April 11th 2012 from his debut album “PLAYBACK” on local radio stations, Fan Page as well as social networking sites.The debut album however will be released in the summer of 2012 along with a music video and club remix version. According to his Marketing Manager C. Butler, Chad is “one of the few artists in Dominica who sing the POP/RnB genre and has really captured the heart of Dominicans by his performances, style and unique vocals”.He has been gearing up to take the music industry by joining entertainment groups and with that force behind him Chad and Management are ready to take on the market with a fresh face and sound.Chad also recently signed on to Emile Depootere’s Entertainment Management and Fully Grown Entertainment/Records Company. Click here for early release of Breath Away Chad Astaphan – Breath Away (Single 2012)Dominica Vibes News Share 401 Views 11 comments Tweet Sharing is caring! EntertainmentLocalNews Chad Astaphan releases debut single by: – April 10, 2012 Share
Eagles United and Silver Shattas reach semi’sBy Joe ChapmanREIGNING champions Silver Shattas were held to a nil-all draw by an improved showing from Kwakwani Strikers but still advanced to the semi-finals of the Upper Demerara Football Association’s GT Beer year-end football championship.Meanwhile, Eagles United 2-1 win over Botafago also ensured that they moved into the semi-finals when play continued on Friday night at the Mackenzie Sports Club ground .Eagles entered the final four play-offs after showing continued good form to come from behind to remain unbeaten.D. Francis was able to send his side into the lead in the 27th minute as Botafago looked set to build from their 4-1 roll over of Hi Stars.However, Eagles after trailing at the end of the first half 1-0, would knot the scores at 1-1 through Kwesi Quintin in the 39th minute.As the game continued with both sides looking for the deciding goal after the second half began, it would be Eagles’ Kellon Primo who struck home the decider in the 76th minute of play.This made it 2-1 and the game would remain the same when the final whistle came, as Eagles United now seek a place in the final.However, Botafago still have a chance to qualify for the semi-finals as they would face Topp XX in a battle among the second best teams from their groups to advance with the three top teams from the three groups.The second game saw champions, Silver Shattas, being held to a 1-1 draw which would allow them to remain unbeaten after their first game win against Topp XX by a 3-1 margin and this nil-all draw.The championship will continue next Wednesday when Blueberry Hill faces Net Rockers in the first game to complete play in Group C.That game will decide who goes through as Blueberry Hill have a win while Net Rockers a drawn game, with Amelia’s Ward Panthers the third team in the group, out after a draw and a loss.