Here is a picture of the artist Mickael Guirand as he stepped down as Carimi lead singer.
On Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015, lead singer Mikael Guirand has announced his decision to leave Carimi for personal reasons which he has not yet disclosed. It is undoubtedly a shocking news for the lovers of Haitian music. Mikael, who was the "Mi" of Carimi, has been with the band with Carlo Vieux and Richard Cavé from the beginning when they formed the band in 2002 in New York. He has said that, staying away from his fans is not an easy decision, a kind of sacrifice rather-- still he hopes his fan will understand the gravity of personal reasons that forced him to step away from the stage.
Here is a picture of the complete team. This is the entire CaRiMi band that has been performing and giving joys to the Haitians who are compas lovers.
The first album produced by the group was a complete success. Since, the group Carimi did not look back. they have been been producing hit songs after hit songs
Carimi band is a group of nine musicians and the main genre of music they play is the Kompa. The Band was started by three members and later grew to a nine member group. The three members were Mickael Guirand, Carlo Vieux and Richard Cave and at the time they had met in New York. They had left their home country as a result of the prevailing political uncertainty.
From this point the Carimi band began to gain international recognition not to mention in their home country and in Europe, and America. The first album produced by the Carimi band was voted as the album of the year. They have gone into the records as on the highly efficient Kompa musicians in Haiti and even today their work is continually being appreciated.