Lolaasmiles pushes song

Friday, October, 27 2017    

Known for her distinctive sound and energetic performances, singer Lolaasmiles is confident her song Nuh Baddah will further help to cement her brand within the industry. Read More

All-star cast for benefit show

By Balford Henry Observer senior reporter balfordh@jamaicaobserver.com | Thursday, October, 26 2017    

CARIBBEAN Love Now, a benefit concert in of aid of the hurricane-battered islands of the Eastern Caribbean islands, is scheduled for Red Stripe Oval on Spanish Town Road in Kingston on Wednesday, November 22. Read More

Don't take yes for an answer

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior writer | Thursday, October, 26 2017    

BORN in South Florida to Haitian parents, Edson Jean and Joshua Jean-Baptiste are film-makers determined to produce projects that reflect their Caribbean heritage as well as their hometown Miami. Read More

Maas Ran symposium today

Thursday, October, 26 2017    

THEATRE stalwarts Oliver Samuels and Patrick Brown are among the speakers slated for the Ranny Williams Memorial Symposium at the Little Theatre in St Andrew tomorrow at 10:00 am. Read More

'Benson' is dead

Thursday, October, 26 2017    

NEW YORK (AP) — Robert Guillaume, who played the sharp-tongued butler in the TV sitcoms Soap and Benson , has died at age 89. Read More


BY RICHARD JOHNSON Observer senior reporter johnsonr@jamaicaobserver.com | Thursday, October, 26 2017    

BOB Marley's star on Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles, California, has been vandalised.The discovery was made on Monday. However, repair work on the monument started yesterday. Read More

Held over!

Thursday, October, 26 2017    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — The Suarez Brothers Circus, which has been entertaining hundreds of people at the Dump Up Beach in Montego Bay since October 2, has been held over in the resort city for another week. Read More

Agent Sasco set to thrill Appleton Signature Nights

Thursday, October, 26 2017    

MONTEGO BAY, St James - Music lovers who come out to today's Appleton Estate Signature Nights at Pier 1 in the resort city of Montego Bay are in for an electrifying performance from Agent Sasco. Read More

Jesse Royal's Lily still blooms on Billboard

BY KEVIN JACKSON Observer writer | Wednesday, October, 25 2017    

JESSE Royal's Lily of Da Valley spends a second week at number one on Billboard's Reggae Album chart. The set has sold roughly 2,000 copies since its release three weeks ago. Read More

Sweet 16 for Witty and Uptown Mondays

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior writer | Wednesday, October, 25 2017    

IT'S been some time since Whitfield “Witty” Henry celebrated his 16th birthday. But on October 16, he had another reason to celebrate the occasion. Read More

After 12: Govament's Short Circuit

Wednesday, October, 25 2017    

Here's OBSERVER PHOTOGRAPHER KARL MCLARTY's wrap on DJ Govament's October 11 birthday bash — 'Short Circuit, the Almost Naked Edition' — held at Silver Sky Plaza in Kingston. Read More

Goodison seeks young poets

BY RICHARD JOHNSON Observer senior reporter johnsonr@jamaicaobserver.com | Wednesday, October, 25 2017    

POET Laureate Lorna Goodison is spearheading an initiative to improve the level of poetry writing among Jamaica's young people. Read More

Mayor gets tough

By Balford Henry Observer senior reporter balfordh@jamaicaobserver.com | Tuesday, October, 24 2017    

MAYOR of Kingston, Delroy Williams said the Kingston and St Andrew Municipal Corporation (KSAMC) is losing millions of dollars from party promoters failing to obtain permission or licences for their events. Read More

Six get Tosh Awards

Tuesday, October, 24 2017    

LATE South African President Nelson Mandela was among the winners of the inaugural Peter Tosh Awards held at the Spanish Court Hotel in New Kingston last Thursday. Read More

Devin heads Downtown

BY BRIAN BONITTO Associate Editor — Auto & Entertainment bonittob@jamaicaobserver.com | Tuesday, October, 24 2017    

DEVIN Di Dakta has joined the roster of New York-based independent label Downtown Records. Read More


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