An entertaining Musgrave event

A faulty microphone threatened to ruin what was to be one of the standout moments of the 2017 Musgrave medal presentation ceremony on Thursday at the Institute of Jamaica in downtown Kingston.The recipients of the silver Musgrave medals — reggae veteran... Read More

Children gospel final on today

Sunday, May, 28 2017    

TWENTY-FOUR finalists are scheduled to vie for top honours in the Jamaica Children's Gospel Song Competition, at the Ranny Williams Entertainment Centre in St Andrew today.The event, part of the Jamaica 55 Celebrations, is set for a 6:30 pm... Read More

40 years on... Hearts still beat for The Congos

By Howard Campbell Observer senior reporter | Sunday, May, 28 2017    

Several groundbreaking reggae titles celebrate their 40th anniversary this year. One of them is The Congos' Heart Of The Congos , a resilient album produced by Lee “Scratch” Perry. Read More

Mello Vibes turns 16

BY KEVIN JACKSON Observer writer | Saturday, May, 27 2017    

The popular retro party series, Mello Vibes is celebrating 16 years. The promoters, GLK Entertainment, are pulling out the stops to make tonight's staging a memorable one.“We definitely have achieved our objectives since... Read More

Josselle Fisher is St Catherine’s Festival Queen

Saturday, May, 27 2017    

Josselle Fisher is the 2017 Miss St Catherine Festival Queen. The 21-year-old, who is currently pursuing a Bachelor's of Pharmacy degree at the University of Technology (UTech), was crowned at the Eltham High School in Eltham Park, Spanish Town, on Sunday. Read More

Jonathan Burkett bats for Changes

Saturday, May, 27 2017    

Having endured a tough childhood, Jonathan Burkett empathises with the challenges of impoverished youth.Many of the singer's songs, including his latest Changes, are aimed at empowering young people who feel there is... Read More

KGN5 to boast top sounds

Saturday, May, 27 2017    

Street dance KGN5 will see its next staging on today, May 27 at the St Lucia Car Park in New Kingston.“Patrons can expect authentic dancehall vibes and high-energy music,” said promoter Chavaughn Oneil. Read More

Great sets from Barnes, Murray

Saturday, May, 27 2017    

CECIL'S Restaurant live musical gift to mothers is as delectable as the testy cuisine of this exquisite Spanish Town.Nickeishia Barnes and Lymie Murray comprised the entertainment package.Early dinners consisting of... Read More

Alan Magnus celebration

Saturday, May, 27 2017    

CO ME Tuesday, June 20, the life and works of retired veteran broadcaster Alan Magnus will be celebrated by a slew of prominent entertainers at a free live music concert at Jacob Place, King's Plaza on Constant Spring Road in St Andrew. Read More

Miss Global Jamaica Sponsors Soiree

Saturday, May, 27 2017    

The Miss Global Jamaica Sponsors Soiree was an affair for the ages featuring dignitaries and influential business owners from Kingston to Montego Bay and everywhere in between. Before the Soiree the lovely ladies from the pageant made a courtesy call to the Governor General. They had... Read More

Nikita Khouri Poised for Success Nikita Khouri Poised for Success

Saturday, May, 27 2017    

The Miss Global Jamaica Pageant has assembled some of the most beautiful women from across the island of Jamaica but their beauty is not only shown on stage and in photos, it goes much deeper than that. The Jamaica Observer got the opportunity to speak with one of the beautiful... Read More

Enigma fashion, awards tomorrow

Saturday, May, 27 2017    

Top-shelf fashion designer Courtney Washington will be one of several on show at Enigma Fashion Show and Awards Ceremony at Curphey Place in St Andrew tomorrow.Showtime is 4:00 pm.“We'll have a... Read More




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