Royal affair Sandals' MoBay talent finals

Saturday, June, 1 2019    

SANDALS Royal Caribbean were the big winners at Thursday's Sandals & Beaches Festival of Arts Montego Bay Region Talent and Model Competition final held at Sandals Inn. Read More

Cross Di Wataz creates waves

Saturday, June, 1 2019    

Last weekend's staging of popular street dance Cross Di Wataz was another winner. Held at the Portmore Mall parking lot in St Catherine, the event saw a large turnout of patrons who soaked up the variety of musical treats. Read More

Great sets at Cosmic Rotation 12

Saturday, June, 1 2019    

Corporate Area live music scene received a big boost with last Wednesday's staging of Cosmic Rotation 12.The series, which had a good turnout of patrons, was held at the C&C South Beach in New Kingston. Read More


By Aaliyah Cunningham Observer writer | Saturday, June, 1 2019    

RISING reggae singjay Koffee has inked a deal with Los Angeles-based Creative Arts Agency (CAA) for representation in North and South America, according to pollstar.com. Read More

Jabez says Thank You

Saturday, June, 1 2019    

Gospel singer Jabez says this year's staging of Thank You Mama was the most successful ever. Read More

RT Boss sees it in the stars

Saturday, June, 1 2019    

Online spiritual advisor, RT Nardo Smith, is predicting he will be among dancehall's star. With that in mind, he has released THE single Badmind Friends. Read More

CSA shares Jamaica's culture

Saturday, June, 1 2019    

JAMAICA'S musical culture was on full display as the curtains came down on the 18th Caribbean Shipping Association (CSA) Executive Conference held at the east lawn of Devon House in St Andrew recently. Read More

Raising a toast to Toast

Saturday, June, 1 2019    

WITH the rise in all-inclusive breakfast and brunch parties, conceptualisers of Toast are hoping to break new ground in Old Harbour, St Catherine. Read More

Golden memories of Seaga

By Howard Campbell Observer senior writer | Friday, May, 31 2019    

 At the Reggae Gold Awards in Kingston three months ago, Copeland Forbes took the opportunity to converse with Edward Seaga, the former Jamaican prime minister, who died Tuesday in Miami at age 89. Read More

Rotimi, Vanessa Bling push the right buttons

BY KEVIN JACKSON Observer writer | Friday, May, 31 2019    

Dancehall artiste Vanessa Bling is featured on Nigerian-American actor Rotimi's EP Walk With Me. They collaborate on the track Push Button Start, which samples Turn Me On, a 2004 hit song by St Vincent soca star Kevin Lyttle. Read More

Holy Mountain climbs to the top

Friday, May, 31 2019    

Buju Banton, Sizzla and Mavado have their first entry on the Billboard Reggae Digital Song Sales chart with Holy Mountain , alongside DJ Khaled and American singer/rapper 070 Shake. It debuts at... Read More

Sojie takes revellers back to school

Friday, May, 31 2019    

Sojie, who styles himself as the Standpipe Topless Boss, collaborated with Scorpion King to take revellers back to the classroom with a School Uniform Party on May 25 at the garage, 65 Lyndhurst Road, St Andrew featuring, of course, Scorpion King sound. Here's the sting... Read More

UWI welcomes Chronixx

BY RICHARD JOHNSON Observer senior reporter johnsonr@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, May, 31 2019    

The music of Chronixx has made its way into the repertoire of the University Singers. Read More

Pamputtae eyes the next level

BY AALIYAH CUNNINGHAM Observer writer | Friday, May, 31 2019    

Dancehal L diva Pamputtae is making a number of changes to her music, appearance and lifestyle. She hopes it will take her career to the next level. Read More

Binelly Don on the rise

Friday, May, 31 2019    

Trelawny - based singjay Binelly Don is optimistic about making a name in the music business. He believes a unique delivery will take him all the way. Read More


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