Todd's case dismissed

Friday, September, 8 2017    

Popular businessman and promoter Corey Todd was freed of assault charges on Wednesday arising from an incident involving deejay Devin Di Dakta last year. The case was dissmissed at the Kingston and St Andrew Parish Court in Half-Way-Tree. Read More

Veteran acts on Billboard

By Kevin Jackson Observer writer | Thursday, September, 7 2017    

U-Roy , The Skatalites, The Techniques, Bob Marley & The Wailers, Gregory Isaacs, and Beres Hammond are the veteran acts currently holding down positions on the Billboard Reggae album chart. Read More

Jonnah 1 Boss looks to Europe

Thursday, September, 7 2017    

FORMER Magnum Kings and Queens winner Jonnah 1 Boss is eyeing European success with Money A Di Topic . The track features Adyson, Shac and Bigga 5. Read More

Petition falls flat

BY RICHARD JOHNSON Observer senior reporter johnsonr@jamaicaobserver.com | Thursday, September, 7 2017    

TODAY marks the 98th anniversary of the birth of renowned folklorist Louise Bennett-Coverley, better known as Miss Lou. It also marks the closing date of a petition to have her named an official National Icon. Read More

Western Entertainment Diary

Thursday, September, 7 2017    

THURSDAY, September 7Exotic Thursdays@ Sundaze Bar & GrillGloucester Ave, Montego BayTime: 10:00 pm Heineken All Star Thursdays@ MargaritavilleGloucester Ave, Montego BayAdm: Free Read More

Chevelle hits Billboard chart

By Kevin Jackson Observer writer | Wednesday, September, 6 2017    

Gospel singer Chevelle Franklyn makes her debut on the Billboard Reggae chart for the first time in her more than 26-year career. Read More

Tony Kelly's in Luv

BY SIMONE MORGAN-LINDO Observer reporter | Wednesday, September, 6 2017    

PRODUCER Tony Kelly received two citations of achievement at the Broadcast Music Inc (BMI) R&B and Hip Hop Awards ceremony held at The Woodruff Arts Center's Symphony Hall in Atlanta last Thursday evening. Read More

Stephen Dajure makes statement

Wednesday, September, 6 2017    

STEPHEN Dajure is pleased with the rotation his single I Am Not A Criminal has been getting. Read More

Raddy Rich on the mend

Wednesday, September, 6 2017    

POPULAR dancer choreographer Raddy Rich is currently nursing injuries at the Annotto Bay Hospital in St Mary following a motor vehicle accident in Portland on Monday night. Read More

Wailer 'Wya' Lindo is dead

BY BRIAN BONITTO Associate Editor — Auto & Entertainment bonittob@jamaicaobserver.com | Wednesday, September, 6 2017    

BOB Marley's keyboard player Earl “Wya” Lindo passed away in a London hospital on Monday. He was 64.Lennie Chen, The Wailers' manager, confirmed his death to the Jamaica Observer yesterday. Read More

After 12: Sand Offshore (The first dip)

Wednesday, September, 6 2017    

Though some distance from the beach, Sand Offshore, held at The Plains, Constant Spring Golf Club in upper St Andrew, on August 7, saw ladies turning out in tantalising swimwear. OBSERVER PHOTOGRAPHER KARL MCLARTY was there in his element. Read More

Tribute to Miss Lou

Tuesday, September, 5 2017    

Tenky Miss Lou: A Tribute Concert is scheduled for the the Louise Bennett Garden Theatre at the Ranny Williams Entertainment Centre in St Andrew on September 7. Read More

Spotlight on Patrick Brown

By Richard Johnson Observer senior reporter | Tuesday, September, 5 2017    

For nearly four decades, audiences have been treated to the work on stage and screen of writer Patrick Brown. Come National Heroes' Day he will be among the Jamaicans receiving national honours and awards. Read More

Ocho Rios region rules Sandals arts fest

Tuesday, September, 5 2017    

THE Ocho Rios region covered itself in glory by winning seven of the nine categories in the Jamaican National Finals of the Sandals and ATL Group Festival of Arts Talent and Model Search Competition, held at Sandals Ochi Beach Resort in St Ann recently. Read More

Klassik Frescobar cruising with Benz Truck

Tuesday, September, 5 2017    

United States-based emerging singjay Klassik Frescobar is cruising with satisfaction about his single Benz Truck and its associated competition, Benz Truck Challenge. Read More


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