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Tropical Entertainers is a special selection of authentic independent and inter-related performing artists based in the UK who are from Africa, Asia, Polynesia, the Caribbean and Latin America and are available to hire for live and virtual performances, as well as television, film and recording work. This site will introduce you to publicity material that includes media demonstrating their outstanding talent. This media is heavily weighted towards live video footage to better inform prospective clients of what they can anticipate these artists will provide for their event when they hire them through the management company that represents them, Cherry Ripe Management.

Cherry Ripe Management is a management company that represents authentic performing artists of all kinds including the Tropical Entertainers showcased on this site. Several of these acts are exclusively represented by Cherry Ripe Management and have their own independent websites which you can access via Cherry Ripe Management's own website here. The head honcho of the company is Paul Cherrie.

Paul Cherrie has 28 years of experience in artist management and 40 years of experience as a professional artist himself. Though born in England, he self-identifies strongly with the culture of his father’s Caribbean homeland, Trinidad and Tobago.

He is currently embarked on a lifelong journey to bring the sunshine and joy of performances by talented UK artists from ethnic minority backgrounds to brighten the lives of UK and international audiences.