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Reggae Day looks to London

The United Kingdom's impact on reggae is the focal point of this year's International Reggae Day, which is set for July 1. The celebration also salutes the 50th anniversary of reggae by using Toots and The Maytals' Do the Reggay and Larry and Alvin's Nanny Goat as the music's launching... Read More

Words count for Lady Tia
KINGSTON, Jamaica — For the past five years, Althea Brown has belted out the classic Bee Gees song Words at Karaoke events in South Florida. When the time came for her to cut first song as Lady Tia, it was only natural she chose her pet track.Her version, produced by Richard...... Read More

Mavado breaks his silence
Mavado has spoken out about a reported shooting involving the artiste at his Cassava Piece hometown in St Andrew on Saturday.... Read More

Calabash ends on a high
It's kudos and commendations all round from organisers and participants in the Calabash Literary Festival, which was held in Treasure Beach, St Elizabeth, on the weekend.... Read More

Fashion designer Kate Spade found dead, NY police confirm suicide

Tuesday, June, 5 2018    

NEW YORK, United States (AFP) — Designer Kate Spade, one of the biggest names in American fashion, was found dead Tuesday in New York after committing suicide, police said. She was 55. Read More

Mavado shot at in Cassava Piece

By Brian Bonitto Associate Editor Auto & Entertainment | Monday, June, 4 2018    

Mavado was shot at in his home community of Cassava Piece, St Andrew, on Saturday.He was not hurt in the incident. Read More

Niko remembered as friend, brother

By Sade Gardner Observer writer | Monday, June, 4 2018    

The thanksgiving service for sound system selector Niko Chromatic was held Saturday afternoon at Holy Trinity Cathedral in Central Kingston. Read More

Sean Paul rocks Sandals Ochi

By Rory Daley Observer writer | Monday, June, 4 2018    

Sean Paul rocked the house at Sandals Ochi Beach Resort in St Ann Saturday. The Grammy-winning deejay gave a thrilling hour-long performance. Read More

Anaicon to spread Rebelwise up North

Monday, June, 4 2018    

With the formalities of his album launch behind him, singjay Anaicon is promoting the set in the United States.That album, Rebelwise, was released three months ago at Triple Century Sports Bar in New Kingston. Read More

Hood Celebrityy readies to Tease

Monday, June, 4 2018    

Newly signed Epic Records act Hood Celebrityy will be making her first appearance as a performer in Jamaica at a show dubbed 'Tease' on June 24.The event is set for Sugarman's Beach in Portmore. Read More

No-Maddz seeks Heaven on Earth

By Sade Gardner Observer writer | Monday, June, 4 2018    

Heaven on Earth, the second album from reggae-dub act No-Maddz, is slated for release this year. It is co-produced by them and Major Laser's Walshy Fire. Read More

Confident Joe

Sunday, June, 3 2018    

With six weeks to go before the start of Reggae Sumfest, promoter Josef Bogdanovich is expressing confidence in the work being put in by the security forces to ensure that the city of Montego is safe for patrons attending the annual reggae festival. Read More

Jr Gong set for Groovin'

Sunday, June, 3 2018    

Multiple Grammy Award-winning reggae artiste Damian “Junior Gong” Marley has been added to Groovin' in the park, the annual music festival which is set for Roy Wilkins Park in Queens, New York on June 24. Read More

CFW off, RFW on

Sunday, June, 3 2018    

Caribbean Fashion Week (CFW) will not be held this year, as the organisers, local modelling agency Pulse, prepares to launch its latest venture, Resort Fashion Week in June of next year. Read More

'Powerful' show set for June 10

Sunday, June, 3 2018    

The 18th staging of Powerful Women & Men Perform for Charity Show is scheduled to take place at the National Indoor Sports Centre in St Andrew next Sunday.The show begins at 6:00 pm. Read More



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