Hedley Jones seen as 'wonder man'

Sunday, September, 10 2017    

TRIBUTES continue to pour in for late pioneer musician engineer Hedley Jones.Jones, 99, died passed away of natural causes on September 1 at his St James home.Jones' son, Art, remembers him as a loving disciplinarian. Read More

Amalagamation ranks swell

BY RICHARD JOHNSON Observer senior reporter | Sunday, September, 10 2017    

TONY Wilson's The Company Dance Theatre is now part of the line-up for the international dance event, Amalgamation, set for September 23 and 24 at the Little Theatre in St Andrew. Read More

Shaneika makes debut

Saturday, September, 9 2017    

SHANEIKA Hibbert is hoping to shake up the music industry with her own brand of feel-good music.She recently released her debut single Love It When You Like It on the Cottage 9 imprint. Read More

The Ultimate set to shine

Saturday, September, 9 2017    

We Ah Do Dis Long Time is the latest single from singjay The Ultimate. The bouncy track features Richie 5. Read More

Igloo Atlanta was a hit

Saturday, September, 9 2017    

Promoters of the recently concluded Igloo party series held in Lithonia, Atlanta, are upbeat about the event's success. Read More

Michelia Messam is Miss Wag Water 2017

BY EVERARD OWEN Observer writer | Saturday, September, 9 2017    

Fifteen-year-old Michelia Messam was crowned Miss Wag Water Valley at the Tapioca Village Retreat in Devon Pen, St Mary recently.The event was hosted by Wag Water Development Committee. Read More

DV says, She Gone

Saturday, September, 9 2017    

EMERGING act DV is hoping his single She Gone will land him a permanent spot in dancehall. Self-produced on his Alphacreed Production label, the single was released on January 1. Read More

Jafrass gets cosy in Unruly Camp

Saturday, September, 9 2017    

JAFRASS is pleased with the reception to Unruly Camp song, which features Popcaan and Quada.Released January 2017, the single is on the Notnice Records imprint. Read More

Miss Global final tonight

By Horace Hines Observer reporter | Saturday, September, 9 2017    

MONTEGO BAY, St James: The final of the Miss Global International beauty pageant is scheduled for RIU Montego Bay, St James, tonight.Show time is 9:00 pm. Read More

Beenie Man's in the Arcade

Friday, September, 8 2017    

BEENIE Man has scored with Patti Pat Pat , which is featured on the 15-track Arcade rhythm by Worl Blast Music/King dream Entertainment. Read More

Mikki Ras collabs on Rude Bwoy Skanking

BY KEVIN JACKSON Observer Writer | Friday, September, 8 2017    

Reggae artiste Mikki Ras has joined forces with Jah Cure to record a new single titled Rude Bwoy Skanking . The song, which made its debut to local radio a week ago, is already receiving strong rotation. Read More

Khalia drops new single

Friday, September, 8 2017    

AFTER creating an introductory buzz with the collaborative effort Ride Up with fellow female artiste Tifa, singer Khalia has released her follow-up single Let Me Be Me . Read More

Dez I Boyd takes on the issues

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior writer | Friday, September, 8 2017    

WITH so much going on in Jamaica, songwriters like Dez I Boyd are never short on material. The country's current affairs provided much material for his new album, Issues Now . Read More


BY RICHARD JOHNSON Observer senior reporter johnsonr@jamaicabobserver.com | Friday, September, 8 2017    

THE weekly live music series, 100 Live, got off to a great start on Wednesday with a strong performance from the evening's headliner reggae and dancehall act Bugle. Read More

Artist tries to Influence change

Friday, September, 8 2017    

REGGAE singer Influence the Artist is disturbed people are more interested about generating likes or comments from photos than actually helping another human being in danger or distress. Read More


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