Friday, December 15th, 2017

Tommy Lee Sparta was forced to postpone a string of events for his Shook tour of Canada after doctors ordered the deejay to rest. Music News understands that doctors recommend that Tommy Lee Sparta refrain from flying for a week. The Shook tour dates for Canada slated to take place this weekend, has been rescheduled February […]

In the midst of a controversy surroundingSnoop Lion and some members of the Rastafarian Millennium Council, Bob Marley’s son Rohan has run to Snoop’s defense.   According to TMZ, Rohan Marley said that reggae legend Bob Marley would have embraced Snoop Lion’s Rastafarian rebirth and welcomed the positivity. Rohan also asked why condemn a man for […]

TWO-TIME Olympic 100- metre champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce displayed good early-season form to win the women’s sprint event at the Queen’s/Grace Jackson Invitational meet at the National Stadium yesterday. Fraser-Pryce clocked 11.47 seconds to take the Olympic Development 100m against rivals who were just not in her class. Rusheen Reid of the University of Technology (UTech) finished a distant second in 12.17 ahead […]

Western Bureau:Businessman Walter Elmore believes the Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival, which generates millions of dollars annually, has the potential to become the world’s biggest music event. But he warns that a holistic approach has to be taken for its growth and development. Speaking with The Sunday Gleaner during Friday night’s session of the 2013 staging of the popular […]

Access to several communities in Western Jamaica and the Corporate Area have been restricted as part of the government’s anti-crime measures being enforced in a bid to maintain a grip on major crimes, especially murder. Although the country experienced a seven per cent decline in 2012 to record a total of 1087 murders- the lowest […]

2013 may see a humble, calm and collected Bounty Killa as opposed to the angry cross and miserable dancehall deejay that we’re accustomed to. Bounty Killa was speaking during the Entertainment Buzz Wednesday about lessons learnt and the need for change. Bounty Killa is working on his long awaited album for VP records which is […]

Incarcerated reggae entertainer Buju Banton, has paused his studies due to a new development in his case. Buju, who was pursuing a Master’s Degree in Political Science while serving his sentence in Miami, have since being relocated to the Pinellas County Jail in Tampa while awaiting a judge ruling on the new development. Last week […]

A rich cultural experience, steeped in Jamaica’s history, art and music, will be on offer when the much-anticipated 21st staging of the annual Bob Marley Birthday Bash takes centre stage in the resort town of Negril between Sunday, February 6; and Wednesday, February 8. Speaking at Friday’s press launch on Negril’s famed One Love Drive, […]

With the rise of several new roots reggae bands as well as the exposure of a new crop of reggae artistes, the world renowned genre appears to be fighting to regain its rightful place in local dancehall and local radio stations. The rise of new acts like Chronixx, Kabaka Pyramid, Protoje, Jah 9, Nature, and […]