Friday, December 15th, 2017

London based deejay Stylo G copped the Mobo Award for Best Reggae act. Stylo G won ahead of Chronixx, Tarrus Riley, Popcaan and Alkaline. Sean Paul who was nominated for Best Song, loses to 22 year Sam Smith who won the award for Stay With Me. The London singer swept the board at the MOBO awards, […]

The family of the late reggae singer, John Holt, has confirmed that the singer will be laid to rest in Jamaica on November 8. While the family has still not decided on an official place where the funeral service will be held, his nephew, Tex Gallimore, confirmed the official burial site. Since Holt’s death on Monday, talks of the […]

Shereita Grizzle, Gleaner Writer It may come as a disappointment to some and a relief to others, but rumours that American actor Brad Pitt is slated to play the role of legendary reggae singer Bob Marley in a new film are just that – rumours. Since photos of the American heart-throb wearing dreadlocks resurfaced over […]

Did Mavado visit his musical nemesis Vybz Kartel in jail? Reports are circulating that Vado recently visited the embattled dancehall deejay and the two may have “bury the hatchet.” Via social media, Mavado tweeted “@Mavado_Gully n @iamthekartel keep your head up anywhere u are in life street ni**as till death dat mi say”. Meanwhile, several […]

Romain Virgo has received a favorable response from BRITISH soul singer Sam Smith for his cover of Stay With Me. Smith, whose original version of Stay with Me reached number one in the UK and number two on the Billboard charts in America, expressed his pleasure at Virgo’s cover of his song. Via social media […]

Aidonia will be finally unveiling his much talked about ‘1V’ collection to consumers on Fashion Night Out on Thursday, October 2. The deejay will be rolling out his apparel line which caters to both male and female with something special for the kids. The line includes Tank Tops, T-Shirts, Pullovers, Hats and Caps all of […]

Colour Festival has arguably cemented itself as one of the must-go events on the local entertainment scene, this as the second staging at Hope Gardens in St Andrew, last Sunday, reflected a massive growth in the turnout. Rain threatened to literally dampen the excitement at various intervals during the nine-hour fête. However, patrons were not […]

Hue Robert Bailey, Gleaner Writer The Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) has given former national midfielder Jermaine Hue 48 hours to withdraw his lawsuit against the local governing body and Dr. Carlton Frazer. The JFF said failure to withdraw the lawsuit within the time specified will result in the local body submitting the matter to the […]