The largely Caucasian audience went wild from the time Blunt ran/ skipped onto the stage and they carried on like that for most of the show…
… from the Nation Newspaper article Crowd Rocks To Blunt
Nation Newspaper Reports “Largely Caucasian Audience” Rocks To James Blunt At Barbados Jazz Festival
So when was the last time that the Nation reported on the race of the audience attending a concert in Barbados?
Will this piece of information now be included in every concert review in the island’s largest newspaper?
Did the writer of the Nation article intend to be controversial? Did the editor intend to be controversial? Probably not, but that just shows how much of a double standard exists in Barbados.
Folks outside of Barbados probably don’t realise how charged that word “Caucasian” can be on the island. For an example of how “Caucasian” is used as a racial slur, read BFP’s Negrocrat Controversy: Barbados Environment Minister Uses “Caucasian” as Racial Slur
The Nation News – Crowd Rocks To Blunt