Friday, December 15th, 2017

Ten-year-old Jamaican actress/designer/model Journey Jewels has been selected as a cast member for Nick Cannon’s upcoming movie. The minor was selected at a recent casting interview hosted at JAMPRO’s head office in New Kingston. While being tight-lipped about specific details involving the film, Journey’s mother, Mecca Million, told The Sunday Gleaner that she was proud […]

ST MARGARET’S BAY, Portland: AS A youngster, Donovan Robinson watched his father slaved away at the family-run business, rearing fish in ponds at New Road, St Margaret’s Bay in Portland; and today, amid major expansion, he has assumed ownership and is continuing the fish rearing tradition. Nestled in the cool hills of New Road in […]

Just weeks after Education Minister, the Honourable Ronald Thwaites criticised convicted entertainers being nominated for awards, Opposition Minister of Information, Olivia Babsy Grange is in support of Vybz Kartel getting accolades. Last week, Minister Thwaites said awarding incarcerated entertainers sends the wrong message to the youths in our country. Miss Grange however, says Kartel is […]

I-Octane’s song Topic of the Day produced by CashFlow Records is featured on the soundtrack for the new next-gen edition of Grand Theft Auto V. Dj Neil of CashFlow Records tells Music News that he’s happy for the accomplishment. 00:0000:24 Grand Theft Auto V was released on Xbox One, Playstation 4 and PC. There are […]

Platinum-selling deejay Busy Signal will launch his Busy (2020) Helping Hands Foundation on April 2. The organisation’s objective is to implement sustainable programmes that will improve health, education and the standard of living for persons in St Ann. He said the immediate project is to revamp and re-establish the Imaging and Medical Department of the […]

University of Technology (UTech) lecturer, Dr Glenroy Pinnock, says listening to acoustic reggae music can help scholars to learn mathematics easier. According to the lecturer/musician, who did a presentation on his idea at the recently concluded Research Day hosted at UTech, the spirituality of reggae music conditions the mind to learn. Researchers have in the […]

With Javon Francis’ Herculean effort on the anchor leg in the 4x400m finals at the 2013 IAAF World Championships and 15-year-old Christopher Taylor’s world age-group record 45.69 seconds a few days ago, there’s certainly an air of promise around Jamaica’s young quarter-milers. Add the talents of Javere Bell (45.08), Rusheen McDonald (45.10) and a few […]

Sean Paul’s 2003 Billboard chart-topper, Get Busy, will be featured in the upcoming animation Home, slated for release on March 27. Home, based on the 2007 Adam Rex’s children’s book The True Meaning of Smekday is an American 3-D comedy film starring Barbados-born international recording star Rihanna and American actor Jim Parsons. The voices of […]

Entertainer Tifa is on her way to gaining international exposure after making it to the semifinal round of the Take Back the Mic: The World Cup of Hip Hop competition. The competition is a global one, which puts fans in the driver’s seat to discover and promote the best hip hop artistes from around the […]

UIM records Producer Anju Blaxx was removed from the detention center in Miami and is set to arrive at a prison in North Dakota. Anju Blaxx was nabbed in Florida on February 7 and hauled before the United States District Court of the Southern District of Miami for a detention/identity hearing on charges relating to […]