Friday, December 15th, 2017

Buju Banton and is legal team are patiently awaiting results from their computer expert following a court hearing of juror misconduct. U.S. District Court Judge James Moody said at the hearing Tuesday (02.19.13) that juror Terri Wright in the Buju Banton trial, must hand over her computer hard drive for a search by an expert, […]

Tommy Lee Sparta was forced to shelve his Shook tour of Canada after the deejay was denied a visa. Heavy D of Tommy Lee’s management, tells Music news that it is an unfortunate mistake. According to Heavy D, an error was made by the agency who submitted the forms for the deejay . Music News […]

Following on the heels of a successful Super Bowl hit commercial, a second Grammy win, and sentiments of gratitude from his homeland, singer/actor/songwriter Jimmy Cliff left the island last Friday to embark on his monthlong tour of Asia in March. The tour, which kicks off in Indonesia on March 1, will end in Australia on […]

After his superb performance on the Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival, it was The System’s Romain Virgo who showed supremacy and battled with I-Octane and Beenie Man for the best in showmanship at the inaugural Rainforest Seafood Festival on Ash Wednesday. Not one bad act appeared on the Catherine Hall Entertainment Complex stage in Montego […]

The Chris Browne-directed Jamaican urban action drama, Ghett’A Life, was the most popular film for Jamaican movie goers during 2011 and is now being released on Flow On Demand in Jamaica on February 18. The release of the movie will be followed by the February 19 widespread release in North America on DVD by Blockbuster. […]

A Florida federal judge is to order a juror to hand over her computer hard drive for a forensic search by an expert as international reggae star Buju Banton seeks a new trial. The matter came up in court yesterday. According to the Tampa Bay Times, US District Court Judge James Moody said he would allow a […]

Allegations that Snoop Lion was mobbed by Rastas at Bobo Hill are SO FALSE!!! The internet was in a frenzy following fake reports on several websites that Snoop Lion was beaten by rastas for making an insulting comment and was subsequently hospitalized at the Kingston Public Hospital (KPH). The rumour also suggested that Snoop Lion […]

Who will walk away with the Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album? Vying for the coveted title are Toots and the Maytals Hibbert for Reggae Got Soul:Unplugged in Strawberry Hill, Jimmy Cliff for Rebirth, Sean Paul for Tomahawk Technique, Sly and Robbie for New Legend-Jamaica 50th Edition and Miracle by The Original Wailers. There is […]

Since late 2012, the international hip-hop community has become more and more involved with Patois and reggae. Several episodes of BET’s flagship entertainment show 106 & Park have seen the hosts attempting to speak like Jamaicans. The new host/rapper Bow Wow, in a recent episode, is quoted as saying “Jah Rastafari bap bap bap,” before […]

Olympic 100 and 200 metres sprint champion Usain Bolt began his 2013 season on a moderate note yesterday with a 46.71 clocking over 400 metres at the Camperdown Classic track and field meet at the National Stadium. Bolt took things easy throughout then admitted he felt nervous on the blocks. “I was a bit nervous […]