Richie, Cole get Gala honour

BY BRIAN BONITTO Associate Editor — Auto & Entertainment bonittob@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, August, 6 2018    

PIONEER ska singer Stranger Cole and Richie Stephens will be recognised at the Jamaica 56 Grand Gala scheduled for the National Stadium in St Andrew this evening. Read More

Romain on the road

Sunday, August, 5 2018    

Reggae Geel is one of the oldest reggae festivals in Europe. Held in Belgium, the festival has over the years brought some of reggae's biggest names to the stage in the Belgian province of Antwerp. Among the acts who were set to take to the stage on August 3 and 4 was... Read More

Copeland's Jamaica shows sold out

Sunday, August, 5 2018    

The two performances featuring American prima ballerina Misty Copeland set for the Little Theatre in St Andrew on August 31 and September 1 have already sold out. Read More

Carrot Jarret's funeral set for Wednesday

Sunday, August, 5 2018    

The funeral service for former Third World percussionist Irvin “Carrot” Jarrett will be held this Wednesday, August 8, at the Webster Memorial Church, 53 Half-Way-Tree Road in St Andrew, starting at 2:00 pm. Read More

In Misty's footsteps

BY RICHARD JOHNSON Observer senior reporter johnsonr@jamaicaobserver.com | Sunday, August, 5 2018    

American ballerina Misty Copeland continues to inspire young girls of colour worldwide to achieve the highest in the world of ballet. Read More

Cops probe Dream Weekend shooting death

By Brian Bonitto Associate Editor — Auto and Entertainment bonittob@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, August, 4 2018    

KAMAL Bankay, public relations director of Dream Entertainment — organisers of Dream Weekend, said his team will be conducting its own investigations on how a patron could have entered one of its parties with a firearm. Read More

Bunny Gemini unveils the plan

Saturday, August, 4 2018    

forty years ago when he started as a music producer, Bunny Gemini had no desire to become an artiste. But two years ago, he had a change of heart and recently launched his singing career as Bunny Qawi. Read More

Inspiring sets at Gosplash

Saturday, August, 4 2018    

Gospel music aficionados converted the Liguanea Golf Club in New Kingston into a place of praise and worship on Wednesday for the sixth staging of Gosplash. Read More

Hessnce does ode to his queen

Saturday, August, 4 2018    

SINGJAY Hessnce is a firm believer in the proverb 'Better late than never' and he is banking on his latest single My Queen . Read More

High-energy at Dream Live concert

By Sade Gardner Observer writer | Saturday, August, 4 2018    

EVERY year thousands of revellers, local international, flock to Dream Weekend in Negril. So too the horde of vendors: soup, jerk, peanuts and sweets. Read More

Singer Dadre Coleman prepares for Purpose

Saturday, August, 4 2018    

Singer Dadre Coleman chronicles her inner thoughts and experiences on her debut album Purpose, which is scheduled for an August 10 release.The album is the fruit borne after nearly 20 years of a career cultivated while in high school. Read More

SPF promises to thrill

Saturday, August, 4 2018    

Soirée::SPF was launched in fine style last Saturday, as title sponsor CPJ ferried media and specially invited guests for a summer afternoon of sun and fun, with a Catamaran cruise to the sandy shores of Maiden Cay. Read More

Ras I-Maric pleased with progress

Saturday, August, 4 2018    

Dancehall artiste Ras I-Maric says he is pleased with the progress of his career. Read More

DIS YA TOWN gets makeover

Saturday, August, 4 2018    

DIS YA TOWN, a musical drama comprising cast members of the Spanish Town Tabernacle Church on Brunswick Avenue, is scheduled for the Phoenix Theatre on Haining Road in New Kingston this evening at 7:00 pm. Read More

Is Tessannne next?

Friday, August, 3 2018    

COULD vocal powerhouse Tessanne Chin be next of the list of artits in pop culture to become baptised Christians? Read More


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