Entertainment

Khalia donates computers to school

Friday, July, 14 2017    

STRUCK by the lack of resources at the Content Primary School in Westmoreland, on-the-rise singer Khalia recently donated four computers to that institution. Read More

Dkraze salutes his Queen

Friday, July, 14 2017    

Manchester-based dancehall deejay Dkraze is currently promoting his latest single My Queen, which features Martin Sing. Read More

John Holt: the hitmaker

Friday, July, 14 2017    

This is the 32nd in our daily entertainment series highlighting 55 Jamaicans who broke down barriers and helped put the country on the world stage. Each day one personality will be featured, culminating Independence Day, August 6.  Read More

Shaggy gives back to children

Friday, July, 14 2017    

JANUARY 6, 2018 — that's the date for next year's staging of the biennial charity concert, Shaggy and Friends, organised by Shaggy through his Make a Difference Foundation. Read More

Smirnoff Tropical Village to thrill

Friday, July, 14 2017    

Organisers of Smirnoff Tropical Village say it will be the premier weekend event for summer 2017, targeting patrons both locally and internationally. The event, which will take place in Negril on July 28 — August 1, will feature eight events over a five-day... Read More

Soca, dancehall at Mas Camp tonight

Friday, July, 14 2017    

DANCEHALL and soca music will take centre stage at Rum Bar Gold Bacchanal & Dancehall at Mas Camp in St Andrew tonight.Sounds sytem Chromatic, DJ Latern and DJ Cruise are expected to be on show. Read More

Fashion Overboard

Friday, July, 14 2017    

June 30, 2017 Damsel Bar, Zion Hill, Portland, was the hit party spot. Fashion Overboard, Ripped Jeans and Short Shorts Edition was the theme of Matty's birthday bash. Music provided by Ereo Star Sound was nothing short of electrifying. Partygoers came out in droves in support of the event. The... Read More

Tommy Lee gets Oct 13 court date

Thursday, July, 13 2017    

Dancehall deejay Tommy Lee Sparta is scheduled to return to court on October 13 to start trial for Lotto scamming charges. Read More

Capleton's charity concert for Aug 5

BY RICHARD JOHNSON Observer senior reporter | Thursday, July, 13 2017    

SATURDAY, August 5 is the date for this year's staging of the charity show A St Mary Mi Come From. It is scheduled to be held at the Gray's Inn Sports Complex in Annotto Bay. Read More

Perry Henzell: Father of Jamaican film

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior writer | Thursday, July, 13 2017    

This is the 31st in our daily entertainment series highlighting 55 Jamaicans who broke down barriers and helped put the country on the world stage. Each day one personality will be featured, culminating Independence Day, August 6.  Read More

Black Star Band reworks classic

Thursday, July, 13 2017    

The Black Star band is currently promoting their latest single Shake You Down . Released in June, the song is a cover version of Gregory Abbott's 1986 hit of the same name. Read More

Double K's optimistic about track So She Stay

Thursday, July, 13 2017    

Dancehall singjay Double K said she is anticipating much success from her latest single So She Stay . The song, a collaboration with Vybz Kartel, Shensea, Sean Storm, and Wykel, was released late last month. It is produced by True Blue... Read More

Eshconinco joins Universal's roster

BY KEVIN JACKSON Observer writer | Thursday, July, 13 2017    

DUE to the success of his songs in key Latin American markets, Jamaican dancehall deejay Eshconinco has signed a deal with Universal Music Latin Entertainment. The label is the Latin music division of the Universal Music Group. Read More

Devin Di Dakta scores Billboard chart hit

Thursday, July, 13 2017    

KINGSTON, Jamaica – 2015 Magnum King of the Dancehall winner Devin Di Dakta has become the first winner from the televised competition to earn an entry on the US Billboard charts. Read More

Major Lazer lights up Billboard summit

By Kevin Jackson Observer writer | Wednesday, July, 12 2017    

KNOW No Better (EP) from Major Lazer returns to the top of the Billboard Reggae chart for a third non-consecutive week. The set removed last week's chart topper the various artistes compilation Soca... Read More



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