Droop to open for Toots

Friday, November, 24 2017    

Droop Lion will be embarking on a US tour in June 2018 where he will open for Toots Hibbert and the Maytals. Read More

Billy Slaughter Celebrates

Friday, November, 24 2017    

Stone Love selector Billy Slaughter celebrated his birthday at Ribbiz and, of course, for someone as popular as he is, the venue was abuzz with activity and great vibes, which OBSERVER PHOTOGRAPHER KARL MCLARTY captured with great ease. Read More

Bacchanal to raise bar

BY BRIAN BONITTO Associate Editor — Auto & Entertainment bonittob@jamaicaobserver.com | Thursday, November, 23 2017    

CARNIVAL powerhouse Bacchanal Jamaica says it intends to continue being the ultimate premium experience for soca lovers. Read More

'Bass-ic' oversight

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior writer | Thursday, November, 23 2017    

IF American Tom Semioli has his way, two of reggae's greatest bass players would be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in the Sidemen category. Read More

Tosh readies Christmas EP

Thursday, November, 23 2017    

Tosh Alexander is getting ready to release the EP An Island Christmas with Tosh & Friends . The four-track project features interpretations of popular Christmas standards. Read More

Freddie McGregor to sail at Ocean's 11

Thursday, November, 23 2017    

FREDDIE McGregor is this evening's featured act on the Appleton Estate Signature Nights stage at Ocean's 11 in Ocho Rios, St Ann. Showtime is 9:00 pm. Read More

'Not dancehall's fault'

BY RICHARD JOHNSON Observer senior reporter johnsonr@jamaicaobserver.com | Thursday, November, 23 2017    

CLYDE McKenzie is calling on persons seeking to blame dancehall music for society's moral breakdown and rise in criminal activity not to be so hasty in their judgement. Read More

Xodus readies to move masses

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer | Wednesday, November, 22 2017    

IT was carnival heaven for the throng of patrons who turned out for the launch of Xodus's 2018 costume offerings at 'the Pearly Gates' located on Hope Road, St Andrew, last Saturday night. Read More

Museum marks Marley milestone

Wednesday, November, 22 2017    

Bob Marley Museum will celebrate the 41st anniversary of the Smile Jamaica Concert with a twist on December 2. Read More

Fortunate Youth tops chart again

By Kevin Jackson Observer writer | Wednesday, November, 22 2017    

REGGAE-ROCK sextet Fortunate Youth earns its fourth number one on this week's Billboard Reggae a lbum c hart. The California-based outfit debuts with EP Sugar Shack Sessions which... Read More

After 12: STATHS nostalgia

Wednesday, November, 22 2017    

St Andrew Technical High School students and past students gathered for a night of nostalgia on October 4 as they relived the pleasure of their 1987 football team winning both the Manning Cup and Olivier Shields. The venue for this black-tie dinner and dance was Mona... Read More

All set for tonight’s Carib Love

BY BRIAN BONITTO Associate Editor — Auto & Entertainment bonittob@jamaicaobserver.com | Wednesday, November, 22 2017    

ALL is set for tonight's benefit concert, Caribbean Love Now Jamathon, slated for the National Indoor Sports Centre in St Andrew. Showtime is 7:00 pm. Read More

Konshens ties knot in Florida

Tuesday, November, 21 2017    

KONSHENS has a new lease on life.The dancehall deejay exchanged marital vows with his long-time girlfriend, Latoya Wright, at a private beach ceremony in Miami, Florida, on the weekend.The couple, who have a son Liam, had been dating for six years. Read More

Spartan praises Queen Solange

BY RICHARD JOHNSON Observer senior reporter johnsonr@jamaicaobserver.com | Tuesday, November, 21 2017    

Spartan Health Club, organisers of the Miss Jamaica World contest, is expressing delight at the performance of Solange Sinclair at the Miss World finals in China on Saturday. Read More

Thomas sounds his 'Prophecy'

Tuesday, November, 21 2017    

IN the highly competitive arena of sound system supremacy, Bermuda's Prophecy Sound International is carving a niche for itself. Read More


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