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Jamaica gospel songs to the world

Tuesday, October, 13 2020    

The 10-track Jamaica Gospel Song 2020 album became available on major digital platforms last Friday.The announcement was made by Olivia “Babsy” Grange, entertainment and culture minister, recently. Read More

Tamarley's the life of the party

Tuesday, October, 13 2020    

Singjay Tamarley hails the virtual party experience with his new song, Party Pack , which was released in September. An unapologetic party animal, he says the coronavirus has not stopped him from enjoying himself,... Read More

Hot stuff!

BY RICHARD JOHNSON Observer senior reporter johnsonr@jamaicaobserver.com | Tuesday, October, 13 2020    

IN the 1990s she raised temperatures as Dancehall Queen Carlene, the scantily clad temptress of popular culture. Fast-forward two decades later and she is creating heat in a completely different way. Read More

The 'Striker' and the guitarist

Monday, October, 12 2020    

VENERABLE guitarist Earl “Chinna” Smith and influential producer Bunny “Striker” Lee's friendship was more than music.It was a bond that went back to the 1950s. Read More

Samantha's second coming

BY KEVIN JACKSON Observer writer | Monday, October, 12 2020    

Supreme Ventures' lottery draw presenter Samantha Williams is the new Miss Universe Jamaica North East titleholder. Read More

Dean prepares for Nyahbinghi Christmas

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior writer | Monday, October, 12 2020    

IT'S beginning to look a lot like Christmas for Dean Fraser. Nyahbinghi Christmas , that is. Read More

Emprezz Jay seeks to empower

BY BRIAN BONITTO Associate Editor --- Auto & Entertainment bonittob@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, October, 12 2020    

WOMAN empowerment is at the centre of Emprezz Jay's latest single No One , released on September 24. Read More

Serani shares conspiracy

By Kevin Jackson Observer writer | Monday, October, 12 2020    

Serani is currently working on a yet-to-be-titled 'live' album, scheduled for release next month.The set, his third, will be produced by Rockstone Records. Read More

Marley rises

Sunday, October, 11 2020    

The celebrations to mark the 75th birthday celebrations of reggae king Bob Marley continue unabated. Read More

Unveiling revivalism

Sunday, October, 11 2020    

REVIVALISM takes centre stage when The African Caribbean Institute of Jamaica and the Jamaica Memory Bank (ACIJ/JMB) hosts a public lecture titled 'Lifting the Veil: Unravelling the myths pertaining to Zion Revival and lifting the veil of confusion, while proving a conduit for... Read More

Tessellated ready to make a mark

Sunday, October, 11 2020    

Tessellated shot into the musical consciousness of Jamaicans thanks to the catchy, can't-get-out-of-your-head tune Pine and Ginger, on which he collaborated with LA-based Amindi K Frost. Read More

Dub inna London

Sunday, October, 11 2020    

DUB, one of the many music genres which finds its roots and origins here in Jamaica, is being celebrated with an exhibition at the Museum of London in the United Kingdom Read More

Shopping Sweet Rind: The director's cut

BY RICHARD JOHNSON Observer senior reporter johnsonr@jamaicaobserver.com | Sunday, October, 11 2020    

Film-making and Jamaica have been partners from the 1950s thanks to the efforts of the likes of American Errol Flynn and his wife, actress Patrice Wymore, who attracted the Hollywood set to Jamaica for leisure but, in turn, found the island ideal as a location to... Read More

International media hail Striker Lee

Sunday, October, 11 2020    

LAST week's passing of producer Bunny “Striker” Lee, one of the pillars of Jamaican music, has seen the spotlight cast on this giant in the growth and development of the music, illuminating what has been a sterling career. Read More

Singjay Lanae getting a buzz

Saturday, October, 10 2020    

Singjay Lanae is getting major buzz for her latest single, Whine , released on September 18. Read More


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