Sandz a hit in the Big Apple

Saturday, June, 23 2018    

A short notice change in the venue had no impact on attendance at last Sunday's staging of Sandz Caribbean Music Festival in New York. Read More

Illusion marks milestone today

Saturday, June, 23 2018    

DUNN'S River Falls will be the venue for St Ann-based Illusion Sound this evening as they celebrate with the annual event Illusion Anniversary. Read More

Braintear Spookie hooked on Loyalty

Saturday, June, 23 2018    

United Kingdom-based singjay Braintear Spookie is in the island promoting his latest single Loyalty Pt 2 . Read More

Stick Figure has World on Fire

Friday, June, 22 2018    

Northern California five-member reggae dub band Stick Figure, leads Billboard's Reggae Digital Song Sales chart this week. Read More

Sugar Bear making big splash

BY KEVIN JACKSON Observer writer | Friday, June, 22 2018    

 It was during his teenage years that deejay Sugar Bear decided that he wanted to pursue a career in music. Read More

Vershon looks to Poetry

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior writer | Friday, June, 22 2018    

Poetry, the first album from singjay Vershon, will be released this summer. No official date or distributor have been announced, but the set's lead song, Love Them (All My Friends), has been in rotation since April. Read More

XxxTentacion: a rapper's story

By Howard Campbell Observer senior writer | Friday, June, 22 2018    

At age 20, XxxTentacion lived a life typical of many rappers. He had hit songs, girls flocking him and his share of brushes with the law. Read More

Diversion debuts with Last Night

Friday, June, 22 2018    

IT's a practice that annoys some men and drives fear in others: their significant others going through their cellphones.Singjay Diversion, who said he has experienced this, puts it all in the single Last Night. Read More

Ricman readies

Friday, June, 22 2018    

US-based deejay Ricman is in the island ahead of Sunday's performance on Tease, scheduled for Sugarman Beach in Portmore, St Catherine. According to the entertainer, he will be using the opportunity to promote his singles Guh Hard and Time is Now. Read More

Tosh Alexander ready to BrukOut

By Kevin Jackson Observer writer | Friday, June, 22 2018    

Singer Tosh Alexander has signed with the United Kingdom-based BrukOut label which is distributed by Polydor, an affiliate of Universal Music. Read More

Patcha Blacks has high hopes for album

Friday, June, 22 2018    

Reggae singer Patcha Blacks is looking forward to a bright future in music. Read More

New York readies for Groovin'

Friday, June, 22 2018    

It's all systems go for Sunday's staging of Groovin' in the Park set for the Roy Wilkins Park in Queens, New York, on Sunday. Read More

Rise and fall of Gully Bop

Friday, June, 22 2018    

Controversial deejay Gully Bop will appear at the St Thomas Parish Court on June 27 to answer assault charges. The 54-year-old artiste is currently on $40,000 bail after being arrested in the parish two weeks ago and charged with assault occasioning bodily harm. Read More

Nessa B aiming for big break

Friday, June, 22 2018    

Singjay Nessa B feels she is on the verge of a breakthrough with her latest single Protect Mi Life.The song, which is already on a number of mix tapes and doing the rounds, will be officially released in August on the Lyon Lion Records imprint. Read More

Marking time with Protoje

BY SADE GARDNER Observer writer | Thursday, June, 21 2018    

Timing could never be more perfect for Protoje's fourth album, A Matter of Time . In just 40 minutes, the set explores themes of societal injustice, politics and corruption, while striking a balance with commentary on... Read More


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