A joyous celebration of Caribbean music and culture that will delight children and adults.
All aboard! You are invited to climb on our Great Big Boat and embark on a musical cruise to the Caribbean. We’ll have lots of fun and learn a bit too!
Caribbean Playground features diverse music such as zouk from the French Caribbean, soca from Trinidad, reggae from Jamaica, bomba from Puerto Rico and more.
International stars Taj Mahal, Desmond Dekker and the Wailers are featured alongside some of the Caribbean’s most popular artists such as Kali, Atlantik and Luc Leandry as well as other exciting new discoveries.
Caribbean Playground includes full-color liner notes in English, Spanish and French with song descriptions and cultural information.
The entire World Playground series has won Parents’ Choice Awards, NAPPA Gold and ‘Best of’ from Scholastic publications.
In 1999, Putumayo launched its children’s division, Putumayo Kids, with the ground-breaking release, World Playground. The album quickly became a staple in classrooms and homes around the world. After winning many Parents’ Choice, National Parenting and other awards, Putumayo Kids has become known as the leading source of international music for children.
Putumayo Kids introduces children to other cultures through its best-selling CD collections that entertain, educate, and inspire curiosity about the world.