St Mary's Actor Boy

Keron Davis

Budding actor/playwright Keron Davis dreams of opening his own production company. At just 19, Davis has written and directed over four plays, his latest titled Money Problem. The play debuted at the Annotto Bay Primary School in St Mary last Saturday. It shows at Dover Community Centre in that par ... Read More

Jemere Morgan The Morgan heritage takes on Billboard
ANOTHER reggae song has made the Billboard charts this year. The latest is Right Time, a collaborati ... Read More

Major Lazer All set for Major Lazer
Anticipation is growing for the fourth Electronic Dance Music (EDM) event, Major Lazer + Friends LIV ... Read More

Cordel ‘Skatta’ Burrell DownSound looks ‘Farr Out’
DOWNSOUND Records has released a new rhythm Farr Out, which features in the work of a number of danc ... Read More

Serani sings for the ladies

Friday, November 27, 2015    


Off the scene for more than a year, Serani returns with a song dedicated to the ladies. The self-produced single, Wait Till I Touch You, is released on the singer's Rockstone Media label. "My motivation for this song was directly based on turning on all females. I wanted it to be used by men as a song that can speak for them if they don't know how to get their point across" Serani told Splash. Wait Till I Touch You was released this month. It is from Serani's Fun Summer mixtape. After the ye ... Read More

Looking Back: Vegas the road warrior

Friday, November 27, 2015    


THOUGH his seventh album, Lovers Rock And Soul was released in October, much of 2015 saw Mr Vegas on the road. The 42-year-old singjay toured Europe and North America with artistes from his MV label, including Latty J and Natel. While he has been in the music business for over 20 years, Vegas is still being educated. "It has been a very interesting year. I learned a lot more about the industry. You can either let the challenges get the better of you or welcome the challenges," he said. His ... Read More

BOOM Dance Battle goes on the road

Friday, November 27, 2015    


HOT off the success of the dance crew clash, Badda Dan -- The Ultimate Dance Battle, energy drink BOOM will be including the competition as part of their annual all-island road show. For the past three years, BOOM's road show sought to attract up-and-coming artistes who would vie for a chance to win $100,000. This year, however, the team decided to change the focus and take the battle on an all-island tour. The move would assist with plans to reach and recruit more dance crews islandwide, and i ... Read More

Richie Spice for MoBay unplugged series

Friday, November 27, 2015    

Richie Spice

REGGAE singer Richie Spice will be the guest artiste at We Are Reggae monthly series at Doctors Cave Beach in Montego Bay, tomorrow night. "Once again, We Are Reggae presents the best of the reggae/dancehall genre. Our We Are Reggae loyalist are being treated to the best in the business. The intimacy, up-close and unplugged atmosphere creates the ambience of home. This is an experience that we want everyone to share. Staging this awe-inspiring event at the renowned Doctors Cave Beach, one of th ... Read More

Go back to the roots

Go back to the roots | Friday, November 27, 2015    


VETERAN sound system selector Ricky Trooper says too much of contemporary dancehall sounds like hip hop and rhythm and blues. He is urging artistes and producers to return to the roots of drum and bass. Trooper, whose real name is Garfield McKoy, made the comments at the Jamaica Music Conference last Sunday at the University of the West Indies, Mona. "The state weh di music is in right now, 95 per cent of weh dem a produce is rubbish. Many of the artistes dem weh seh dem a run di place with a ... Read More

Things look bright for Kapri’s Dark Glass

Friday, November 27, 2015    


DEEJAY Kapri takes a look at the 'gangsta' life on his new song, Dark Glass, which is produced by Rohan 'Jah Snow Cone' Fuller. According to Kapri, Dark Glass is "a tale about the gangsta who doesn't really know how to be a true gangsta...It is not bigging up thug life or anything. If you listen to the lyrics, you will see that some of it is actually comical". Dark Glass is Kapri's strongest statement since he burst on the scene in 2008 with the single Dear Mama produced by Sean 'Seanizzle' R ... Read More

Ffrench releases debut single

Friday, November 27, 2015    


Deejay Ffrench has released her debut single, Hot Gal Luxury, which is produced by Dirtworx Records. The deejay gained a strong following after finishing runner-up in the Magnum Queen of the Dancehall competition in February. "The song is basically saying that women are not settling for anything less if men are not in a position to take care of certain things," she said. French credits 'Magnum' for building her confidence. "My journey in the competition was hard and nerve-wracking. It was als ... Read More

No worries for Oscar B

By Kevin Jackson Observer Writer | Friday, November 27, 2015    

Oscar B

Soca star Oscar B, who sang with Byron Lee and the Dragonaires for a number of years, has a new song out called Doh Worry Bout Dat. It features the Vibes Band and Ziggy Ranking. The Tobago-born artiste has big plans for the song at next year's Trinidad Carnival. Born Oscar Benjamin, the burly singer has been recording and performing professionally for 25 years. In addition to the Dragonaires, he sang with the Star Flash, Black Sheep and Blue Ventures bands. While with the Dragonaires, Oscar B ... Read More

Movie and mingle for moms

Friday, November 27, 2015    

The historic Devon House is the venue for this Saturday’s
Moms’ Night Out.

The third staging of the Muminar series changes format with what is being called Moms' Night Out -- Movie, Mingle, Memories, to be held at Devon House this Saturday beginning at 6:00pm. "The evening will include some very unique offerings from the sponsors to ensure that the moms experience a well-deserved 'Night Out, or better yet Night off' from their regular mummy routines," expressed Tamiann Young, founder of the series. The night promises to bring loads of excitement for the moms who pla ... Read More

Spookie ready to Sting

Friday, November 27, 2015    


Still on a high from the success of the single Hurt it Up, singjay Spookie is ready for his biggest assignment — an appearance on Sting. The England-based artiste is looking forward to the Boxing Day show, arguably the toughest gig in dancehall. "It is a great feeling to be in the lineup for Sting as I have wished devoutly since the start of my career to be on The Greatest One Night Reggae and Dancehall Show on Earth!" He exclaimed. "It gives me a sense of great achievement." Born Jason ... Read More



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