Return of the outlaw
Jamaica Observer

AS an aspiring deejay in Askenish district, Hanover, Terry Ganzie remembers listening to artistes “who mek sense. People like Wailers, Barry Brown, Gregory Isaacs an' Super Cat.” He believes the music he has...

Derrick Pitter debuts with Reggae
Jamaica Observer

After almost 40 years recording professionally, singer Derrick Pitter will release his first album. Titled Reggae , it comprises 12 songs and is scheduled to be out by summer.Pitter is signed to Bahamian label Reacapp...

Back to the roots with DJ Marshmello
Jamaica Observer

AN unapologetic vinyl connoisseur, Marshae-Dojn McAnuff, better known as sound system selector DJ Marshmello, never tires of getting behind the turntables. Whether they are classic songs from the 1970s, underground...

Derrick Harriott: a lifetime of music
Jamaica Observer

Many persons have dedicated their lives to the development of Jamaican music, but their invaluable contribution is often forgotten. Singer/producer Derrick Harriott, whose musical career goes back to the 1950s, is one...

Stylez steps out
Jamaica Observer

Dancehall artiste Stylez' latest song Central Clarks is an ode to the popular British footwear. It will be officially released next month.Central Clarks is from Skeleton Don , the deejay's recently released 23-track...

Bacchanal Xperience tonight
Jamaica Observer

Carnival season kicks off tonight as Bacchanal Jamaica presents its Xperience Cooler Fete at Mas Camp, St Andrew.“Bacchanal Jamaica Xperience Cooler Fete is a jump-start, a kind of call-to-arms for soca fans and to...

Dubbing with Dad
Jamaica Observer

New wave dub artiste Addis Pablo says his new album King Alpha and Queen Omega is a mix of two generations: his and his father Augustus Pablo's.

MoU talks in the works
Jamaica Observer

 T he Jamaica Reggae Industry Association (JaRIA) and the Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sports are attempting to resolve issues concerning the music organisation's role in Reggae Month activities.

Lawsuit takes aim at HBO’s Jackson documentary
Jamaica Gleaner

LOS ANGELES (AP): The estate of Michael Jackson, is suing HBO over a documentary about two men who accuse the late pop superstar of molesting them when they were boys. The lawsuit, filed yesterday,in the Los Angeles...

Renewed support for local drama (Pt 1)
Jamaica Gleaner

Season two of the teen drama Real Friends premieres on Television Jamaica (TVJ) tomorrow night, highlighting the company’s support of local drama. A move that will benefit practitioners of the art, and the a host of...

Lady G ready to work again
Jamaica Gleaner

Veteran female deejay Janice Fyffe, known to her fans as Lady G, is aiming to make her presence felt again in the music industry in a big way. However, the Nuff Respect artiste insists that she is not back, she is simply...

Gregory Isaacs’ nephew wants to earn Grammy in his honour
Jamaica Gleaner

Gregory Isaacs is notably one of Jamaica’s premier reggae singers. His expansive catalogue includes Mr Cool, the 1996 album which earned him his first Best Reggae Album Grammy nomination as a solo artiste. He would...

Video: Episode #3 Of ‘Adventures Of Raz’
Bernews

The third episode of the Bermudian animated series “The Adventures of Raz” has been released, with the latest release in the series — which was created by Tashel Bean and features the voices of Bermudian...

50 icons of Reggae music to receive gold awards
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Fifty Jamaicans, who have played a major role in the development of Reggae music, will be honoured at the Reggae Gold Awards ceremony to be held at the National Indoor Sports Centre in Kingston on...

Huge early bird ticket sales for Sumfest
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Although the line-up for Reggae Sumfest 2019 is yet to be announced, worldwide interest in this year's renewal is already being evaluated through early ticket sales.According to the promoters the...

BHW Parade Of Bands Event Moving To Hamilton
Bernews

The Bermuda Heroes Weekend Parade of Bands event will be held in the City of Hamilton this year, according to organizers. A spokesperson said, “This year Bermuda will celebrate the 5th Anniversary of the Bermuda...

Parade of Bands switches to Hamilton
Royal Gazette

Bermuda Heroes Weekend's Parade of Bands will be hosted in the heart of the city this year thanks to a partnership with the Corporation of Hamilton.The fifth annual carnival style event takes place from June 7 to 17 and...

Bermuda boys eye successful festival in Boston
Royal Gazette

Bermuda's junior boys' volleyball team travel to Boston today for the Mizuno Boston Volleyball Festival.The festival is part of a series of tournaments held in the United States by JVC Tournaments and will feature upwards...

New production team releases first rhythm
Jamaica Star

Seanizzle Records and S-Lock Entertainment have pooled their resources in an official merger. A long time in the making, the two made the team-up officially at the start of the year, but the process started back in August...

Poets team up for new single
Jamaica Star

A wind of change is blowing on the local poetry scene as a new generation of dub poets and spoken-word artistes come to the fore. Two of these poets, Richie Innocent and Wise Wurdz, recently teamed up to record a dub...

Sea B highlights Black History Month in new song
Jamaica Star

Reggae singer Sea B is marking Black History Month with the release of his latest single, A Vibe A Gwaan. The single, which was released on the High Over Babylon label, is also available on all major digital platforms....

Keiva gears up to host big birthday bash
Jamaica Star

Dancehall diva Keiva is gearing up to host her first birthday party in four years. The event is set for Thursday, February 28, at the Rhythm Bistro Lounge on Constant Spring Road, St Andrew, and is expected to bring out...

Dovey Magnum seeks next hit with new song
Jamaica Star

While lovers were busy showering their significant others with chocolate and roses on Valentine's Day, dancehall artiste Dovey Magnum was busy releasing a new song. Can't Leave Me Alone sees the artiste bragging about her...

Empire star in hot water - Local entertainers weigh in on criminal case
Jamaica Star

The Empire TV series is one of the most watched shows in Jamaica, so it is not surprising that Jamaicans would be actively following the developments with one of the show's most popular stars. Jussie Smollett, who plays...

Entertainment Diary Thursday February 21
Jamaica Star

TODAY St Thomas Suave Portland meets St Thomas at Container Plaza, Morant Bay. Music by Richie Lees and Fire Reds. FRI, FEBRUARY 22 Bank of Jamaica presents Vintage Reggae Party, featuring Pam Hall, Tinga Stewart, General...

‘I have no problem with MoBay’ - Bluugo denies trying to start feud with western artistes
Jamaica Star

Dancehall artiste Bluugo last week revealed that he would be re-packaging himself soon as he aims to cement his place in the industry. In that interview, the reigning Magnum King of Dancehall also spoke about the upsurge...

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