Monday, February 19th, 2018

After years of dabbling with nudity, class and popular trends, reggae/dancehall fashion seems to have repatriated, as African-influenced fashion is now becoming quite the fad for youngsters attending events locally. For several years, musician Bungo Herman, dub poet Mutabaruka and University Lecturer Dr Carolyn Cooper among others, have worn African-inspired outfits to all events, be […]

Members of Jamaica’s women’s sprint relay team which beat the United States at the Penn Relays yesterday. From left: Natasha Morrison, Sherone Simpson, Schillonie Calvert and Kerron Stewart.JAMAICA’S senior female athletes dominated their American rivals in yesterday’s USA vs the World relay series at the Penn Relays. The Jamaicans captured two of three events with […]

Promoter Bob Arum is still unable to explain why there are no tickets on general sale for the super-fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas on May 2. The MGM grand holds 16,500 but only about 1,000 tickets are expected to be made available to the wider public. Contracts with the MGM […]

Four hundred meters world record holder Olympian Michael Johnson has been recruited by English Premiership top flight club Arsenal to help develop their youth players. The four-time Olympic gold medal winning sprinter has been brought in as strength and speed coach for the arsenal academy. The aim of the move is to ensure Arsenal’s young […]

Bobbi Kristina Brown has been taken off life support. The 22-year-old aspiring actress was placed in a medically-induced coma in January, after she was found unresponsive in her bathtub. Now her aunt Tina Brown says Bobbi is finally getting better. Yesterday she posted on Facebook: “[Bobbi] woke up and is no longer on life support!!!!!:):)God […]

Merciles is now confirming that his wife, Keisha Gibbs-Bartley died as a result of a Heart Attack. Music News caught up with the distraught entertainer who says he found the body of his wife in their bed after returning from a dance with fellow entertainer Little Hero. The family of the entertainer’s wife, who isn’t […]

Interest in the record-setting May 2 bout between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather is so high that organizers are charging for tickets to see the two fighters step on a scale. It will cost 10 us dollars to get a ticket to see the weigh in on May 1, at the MGM Grand in Las […]

With a career that has spanned a decade, Chris Martin has accomplished much. The Jamaican reggae artiste burst onto the scene in 2005 when he won the ‘Digicel Rising Stars’ competition. It speaks to Martin’s talent and work ethic as an entertainer, as he is one of perhaps only three ‘Rising Stars’ winners who have […]

Ninja Man is headed into Entrepreneurship as he gets ready to launch Ninja Man Foundation, his own artist booking agency and a promotional company called Old Picture Frame Promotion. Ninja Man gives Music News the 411 in an exclusive interview. He will also launch the Ninja Man Dancehall School where competitions will be held for different art […]

Vanessa Bling is now signed to Boom Energy Drink, which makes her their new brand ambassador. The singer who signed the deal yesterday, tells music news she has to give credit to deejay Vybz Kartel who ushered her onto the music scene. Several weeks ago, Vanessa released a self-titled CD project which she says was dedicated […]