Friday, December 15th, 2017

For transparency and in fairness, I will state that I am a business partner and the co-author of Vybz Kartel’s book – Voice of the Jamaican Ghetto so my bias is unquestionable and duly stated. However, I write this open letter not in that capacity but in the capacity as a Jamaican born of humble […]

Another Jamaican entertainer was assaulted in THE United States. The fireman Capleton was pushed twice by a patron performing at Reggae in the Hills in California last weekend. During his well energized set, a male fan walked onto the stage and pushed Capleton before being tackled by his security guards. However, Capleton brush off the […]

Decorated sprinter Veronica Campbell-Brown will ultimately be held responsible for any substance found in her body when she faces a Jamaica Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel, expected to be convened in the coming days. Campbell-Brown’s urine sample, tested following the Jamaica International Invitational meet on May 4, returned traces of a diuretic reported to be Lasix (furosemide), […]

Veronica Campbell-Brown – File Ryon Jones, Staff Reporter The track and field world was left in shock yesterday following The Gleaner’s revelation that one of the most decorated athletes, Jamaica’s Veronica Campbell-Brown, had tested positive for a banned substance. Campbell-Brown’s adverse analytical finding has been the talk of the athletic world, with many international athletes […]

Entertainer Mavado is urging the relevant authorities to help dancehall. In a Music News exclusive, Vado, who now spends most of his time in the US, says fighting dancehall kills our culture and allows others who depend on it as a means of survival to suffer. Mavado’s concerns come amid discussions about the night noise […]

Jailed Gaza deejay Shawn Storm was denied bail. Lawyers representing the dancehall entertainer failed in their bid to have him released on bail today(07.06.13). His attorneys argued that there is no evidence linking him to the murder and that he will turn up for his trial if released on bail.  However, the judge was unmoved […]