The dancehall deejay, whose real name is Andrew Davis, will appear in
the Camden County Superior Court in New Jersey on November 17, for a
pre-trial hearing. Read more
In the words of the great revolutionary and philanthropist Nelson Manley, “A good head and good heart are always a formidable combination. But when you add to that a literate tongue or pen, then you have something very special.” Read more
Duane Stephenson’s newest album, Dangerously Roots, has only been
available for 3 weeks, and has already built solid momentum placing the
artist on numerous charts around the world, and has organizers organizing his promotional Dangerously Roots tour. Read more
Members of the entertainment fraternity are shocked following the murder of Roots Radics drummer Style Scott.
The Corporate Communication Unit CCU reports that the 58-year-old drummer was found dead by police at his home in Williamsfield district in Manchester just after 10:00 pm last Thursday October 9, 2014. Read more
Mr Vegas ‘Reggae Euphoria Album Launch – Epic!
Resounding compliments flowed at Tuesday’s launch of Mr Vegas’s 6th studio Album Reggae Euphoria at the CountrySide Club in Kingston Jamaica. With countless media representatives, fans and noted personalities in the entertainment fraternity present, Mr Vegas was the toast of the evening More
Dancehall artiste Konshens had to seek medical attention last night after he was attacked, allegedly by a music producer.
The extent of his injuries were not immediately clear, but it is understood that they included blows to the head. Read more
International Reggae Singer, Spanner Banner, who got his first hit
single at the age of 19 has managed to remain not just controversial but
musically relevant throughout the years. The "Life Goes On" artiste,
who has always been firm in his religious beliefs has throughout the
years strived to live an exemplary life.
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Iba Mahr is latest entertainer to have been scammed.
Iba was swindled out of thousands of dollars by a man who promised he could secure a motor vehicle on the entertainer’s behalf. Read more
Though both Reggae and Dancehall Music are referred to as Jamaican Music; often times the genre of Dancehall has been compared to that of Reggae music in an Read more
KINGSTON, Jamaica--The perverting the course of justice case against entertainer Vybz Kartel and his co-accused has ended.
Directors of Public Prosecutions Paula Llewellyn Read more
RECORDING artiste Ce'Cile hopes to give fans more than they've become accustomed to in her latest album entitled Still Running.
The 16-track set, the singer's third studio effort, is slated to be released on October 14. Co-produced by Vinny Vindetto, John FX and herself, the project will be distributed Read more
2014 has been a sort of coming out for
Multi talented songstress Kim Kelly. The singer has made a splash with
several hit singles such as "Fall In Love", "Plans Fi Yuh" on the Top
Class Riddim by UIM Records which delivered a hit video, her video also
MTV.com amongst some of the biggest name in music, a feature in the
national lifestyle magazine "Triple The Focus" and several successful
performances amongst some of the biggest names in dancehall and reggae music.. Read more
It only took 30 years, but Bob Marley & the Wailers' 1984 greatest-hits album Legend has hit the top 10 on the Billboard 200 -- and in doing so, gives the reggae Read more
Following last week’s cancellation of his European concert in Amsterdam,
Netherlands due to unethical conduct by the organizers, Jag One
Productions (J.O.P) front man Aidonia is again in high spirits afoot his
headlining gig in Central America this weekend. Read more
Resurgent Dancehall artiste Jah Vinci was in top form over the weekend at a concert in South America. Billed as headliner for the ‘Le Mega Mouv’ at the Blue Rock in Saint more
Dubbed the Caribbean Ryan Seacrest, popular media maven Nikki Z social
media impact is evident in her many endeavors, but never more so than
this week when she received an acknowledgement nod from legendary Grammy
winner legendary LL Cool J.
As dancehall appeal becomes more evident in today's mainstream music, notable acts collaborations between genres delight worldwide fans. Read more
Popular BBC 1Xtra disc jock Robbo Ranx left the station last week after 12 years on the air. He will be focusing on the launch of his online radio channel Robboranxradio which begins on Thursday, October 2. Read more
Reggae singer Hopeton Lewis passed away last night September 4th, 2014 at his home in the United States surrounded by close friends.
The 66-year-old diabetic was battling ailing kidney and congestive heart failure for the past five years. Read more
Universally acclaimed Jamaican singers, Chronixx and Tessanne Chin are two of the standout nominees for the upcoming International Reggae and World Music Awards (IRAWMA), set to take place at the Coral Spring Center for the The Arts in Florida on Oct. 4, according to reports Wednesday Read more
Jay Q " Take You There" (One Jam Music)
ORGANISERS of the annual Rototom Sunsplash festival say the August 16-23 show in Benicassim, Spain achieved its objective of appealing to a new demographic.
Only two current songs from Jamaican artists currently occupy the Top 50 of Billboard magazine’s Digital Reggae Singles chart, Read more
Following criticisms for his comments on a Hot 97 interview some months ago, Beenie Man has responded to his naysayers, including Elephant man, with a song called My Ratings. Read more
“Live right through the power of music” is the motto set to introduce
Bonner Cornerstone Music, the label (founded in 1995 by the Bonner
brothers, which includes Richie Spice, Spanner Banner, jah Mike Snatcha
Lion and Fontano Thompson) and its productions inspired to deliver a
strong Reggae Music, with heartical words of truth, standing firm Read more
Grammy Award Winner "King of Dancehall" Beenie Man Responds To Critics
The Undisputed King of Dancehall Beenie Man mutli-award winning artiste, who over the span of 22 years has delivered a slew of hits, represented Jamaica as a premier musical ambassador and has also helped Read more
Her impressive accolades boasts such achievements as proudly being the
first Caribbean artist to perform at the Essence Music Festival,
background singer for Lindsay Lohan, gracing the pages of Vogue and
Glamour among other prestigious fashion magazines and to round up this
triple threat, she is also a budding actress building a notable resume.
The latest honor bestowed upon the multi talented Nefatari is a nomination nod for Most Promising Female Read more
Despite a more
passive persona and renewed spirit, Dancehall artiste Aidonia has
certainly not tempered his zeal for the fans who continues to crave his musical offerings. Read more
Joseph Bennett, a member of the Jolly Boys band died Wednesday morning. Read more
Incarcerated Reggae/Dancehall entertainer, Mark Myrie, more popularly known as Buju Banton has been granted approval by a U.S. appeals court to make oral arguments in a bid for a new trial as he attempts to overturn his conviction on drug-related charges. read more
Singer John Holt is reportedly recuperating at his home in London following a hospital visit.
Our Music News source in London says the veteran singer
As the music of Africa continues to proliferate the globe the city of Dallas, Texas was once again thrust into the spotlight, playing hosted to the 2014 staging of the highly anticipated African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) held at the prestigious Eisemann Center.
The award ceremony
featuring a galaxy of superstars attracted guests from various cities throughout Read more
The Jamaica Musical Theatre Company (JMTC) and Tuff Gong International are set to unveil a musical based on the childhood of Reggae music’s king, Bob Marley More
Since 2014 Dancehall artiste Bramma ‘Di Gorilla’ has been enjoying an upsurge in popularity with a triad
of singles such as ‘Have Dis’, ‘Cha Cha Bwoy’ and ‘Wah Gwaan Mi Darlin’
and recently delivered an energized performance at this summer’s
staging of Portland’s Beach Carvingz in Port Antonio.
The celebrations held to commemorate fellow deejay Versatile birthday saw a mass influx of patrons invading the shores of the picturesque Shanshy Beach to see their favourite artistes in action. Read more
Tuesday August 12, 2014, was a very eventful day at the headquarters of ZIP 103FM in Kingston after a man threatened to commit suicide at the Jamaican radio station if his song did not get played on the airwaves. Read more
Blood On Your Hands is at a climax in Russia
Peter Lloyd's Blood On Your Hands strikes number one again, this time in controversial Russia on the Die Reggae Chart. With the brewing tension within Russia, Blood On Your Hands has served as an outcry from its people. Simultaneously, over ten thousand kilometers away in Jamaica, Watch video
One of Jamaica’s most soulful Reggae artists Asante Amen is currently working on a full length album with Boom One Records (BOR) based in North Carolina, USA. The album will be called Chapter and it has 9 tracks and features collaborations with Reggae acts such as Lutan Fyah, Leaf of Life and the Kurfew Band. Read more
Romain Virgo - Stay With Me (Official Music Video)
The debut album "Ghetto Born" of dancehall/reggae superstar Jah Vinci is out now in stores and available on itunes and all major distribution.
“Ghetto Born”, the socially critical and exceptional Read more
After almost ten years as a hardcore deejay delivering some of the biggest hits
the genre as seen amid lyrical feuds with several artistes, Dancehall
star Aidonia appears to have had a spiritual awakening and his now on a
new musical journey.
The entertainer who surprised everyone at the recent staging of Reggae Sumfest in Montego Bay when he walked on stage donning a military-themed ensemble with Rastafarian embellishments says he is now a different man and the contentious persona to which many have growth accustomed is but a fleeting Read more
In the first film of a trilogy exploring music scenes around the world, we investigate the continuing, somewhat unlikely success of dancehall and reggae in Japan. [Watch Video]
After working as Beenie Man’s music director for many years and doing countless other projects with and for all the top artists within the Reggae Dancehall industry, WormBass (formerly known as Worm) is now working Read more
After such an unforgettable and noteworthy performance on Dancehall Night at Reggae Sumfest 2014, followed up with an appearance on International Night 1 with US- Based Artiste Jason Duerelo, it only gets more career focused for Mr. Vegas. Read more
It’s official, Jamaican dancehall reggae star Busy Signal, who is popularly known for his Reggae Music Again hit, will be performing in Nakuru at the end of this month. Read more
“I’m Free” is a song about mental liberation and shedding the
preconceived notions that often divides us as people, with Remo voicing
the sentiment “Every man born free from bondage, every man born free
from violence. Click here to Watch video