Sasco, Jahmiel, Jermaine for PAN Regional 2 event

AGENT Sasco aka Assassin, gospel singer Jermaine Edwards, and singjay Jahmiel will comprise the diverse entertainment offering at PAN 2017 Regional 2, scheduled to be held at Folly Oval in Portland on Saturday, September 30. Read More

ALL is set for tonight's staging of the Miss Jamaica World Grand Coronation Show at the National Indoor Sport Centre in St Andrew.... Read More

Tom Laing riding the King's Highway
SINGER Tom Laing is currently holding down the number two spot on the South Florida Reggae chart with King's Highway . It is also number eight on the Foundation Radio Network (New York) reggae chart.... Read More

Survivor Slim making an impact
Reggae artiste Survivor Slim believes his collaboration All Night featuring deejay Spragga Benz could open some doors for him musically.... Read More

Fresh Level

Friday, September, 22 2017    

You know the party won't flop when Stone Love is on music duty. And so it was at Fresh Level on September 16 inside Steve Madden Plaza, downtown Kingston. As usual, OBSERVER PHOTOGRAPHER KARL MCLARTY was on the job. Read More

Craigy T breaks silence

Friday, September, 22 2017    

IT has been two years since dancehall quartet TOK called it quits. Over that time, former band member Craig “Craigy T” Thompson has been searching for his “lane” to move his brand forward. He claims to have found that sound and is showcasing it on his two singles... Read More

Afro-Cuban music

By Howard Campbell Observer senior writer | Friday, September, 22 2017    

 HAVANA Meets Kingston , a concept album marrying the sounds of Cuba and Jamaica, will be released on November 3 by VP Records/17 North Parade. Read More

Sol banking on Hand Cart song

Friday, September, 22 2017    

EMERGING deejay Sol has sparked a ne w dance craze with Hand Cart . The comedic single has caused much talk in the dancehall space, as several dancers have begun using the carts as props to perform. Read More

Cops continue to probe singer's dad's death

Friday, September, 22 2017    

THERE are still no new developments in the investigations into the September 10 discovery of the body of Thadious “Mr Teddy” Jamieson, the father of reggae singer Thriller U. Read More

No worries for D'Angel, Spice

BY SIMONE MORGAN-LINDO Observer reporter morgans@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, September, 22 2017    

WHILE dancehall artistes Danielle DI and Ishawna are feuding, two other female acts, D'Angel and Spice, are finding a bond and promoting unity through their latest collaborative effort called No Worries. Read More

Short I sings of Africa

Friday, September, 22 2017    

After almost eight years of honing her skills, reggae singer Short I is finally ready with her debut single African's Repatriation. Read More

Nateesha Stream gives in

Friday, September, 22 2017    

I n 1983, American Rhythm & Blues singer Angela Bofill peaked at number 12 on the Billboard Black Singles chart with Tonight I Give In. Read More

Tosh music fest returns

Thursday, September, 21 2017    

PETER Tosh Music Festival returns to the museum bearing his name in Kingston from October 19-22.Among the events slated for the celebration are musical performances, the inaugural Peter Tosh Awards, and a celebratory gala. Read More

Chronixx eyes Carib

Thursday, September, 21 2017    

Chronixx is returning to the stage to perform for the first time in over a year as a part of his Chronology Caribbean tour, which will see him performing in Trinidad, Grenada and Jamaica between November and December 2017. Read More

Anebsa goes Acoustic

Thursday, September, 21 2017    

After releasing two studio projects in less than one year, singer Negus Emmanuel Anebsa goes back to basics with Acoustic, an unplugged album recently released by his Wontstop Records. Read More


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