Glorious return for Glacia

Gospel singer Glacia Robinson returns to the Jamaican stage on December 26, at The Experience 2017: I Rise Edition show scheduled for Manchester High School.It will be her first time performing locally in 18 years. Read More

Musicians urged to act responsibly
THE country's musicians are being charged to comply with the stipulations of the Legal Deposit Act.This act requires publishers to deposit copies of their work with the National Library of Jamaica (NLJ) within two months of publication.... Read More

Suspense embarks on Suspense embarks on spiritual journey
SUSPENSE, who in May emerged winner of the televised talent competition Magnum Kings & Queens of Dancehall, is turning a new leaf.The deejay was baptised at the Celebration Church in Portmore, St Catherine, on Sunday, October 1.... Read More

Spiritual blessings at Come Celebrate Jesus
Patrons were in for a spiritual treat at Come Celebrate Jesus 2017, which saw gospel acts delivering soul-stirring performances at the Montego Bay Convention Centre on Saturday night.... Read More

Merit to Bunny's Honour

BY BRIAN BONITTO Associate Editor — Auto & Entertainment bonittob@jamaicaobserver.com | Thursday, October, 12 2017    

ON Heroes' Day, Bunny “Jah B” Wailer will collect his third National Honour at King's House in St Andrew. However, for him, this one is significant. Read More

Short Boss elated at win

By Richard Johnson Observer senior reporter | Wednesday, October, 11 2017    

IT'S been two days since Akeem “Short Boss” Smith was named winner of televised talent competition Digicel Rising Stars 2017, and he is still on a high. Read More

The Expanders soar to number one

BY KEVIN JACKSON Observer writer | Wednesday, October, 11 2017    

California reggae band, The Expanders, is number one on the Billboard Reggae Album chart. Their fourth studio release, Old Time Something Come Back Again!! Volume 2, debuts in pole position. Read More

DJ Naz asks only for honesty

Wednesday, October, 11 2017    

DJ Naz looks at the lack of honesty in interpersonal relationships between lovers in her latest single Talk the Truth. Read More

After 12: Jersey Display on the Silver Sky

Wednesday, October, 11 2017    

The sports and party crew journeyed to Silver Sky Plaza, formerly Steve Madden Plaza, on Orange Street in downtown Kingston on October 2, displaying undying loyalty to their favourite teams for Sexy Tall P's Jersey Affair. With Road Shella in charge of the music, OBSERVER PHOTOGRAPHER... Read More

Bad card?

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior writer | Wednesday, October, 11 2017    

When the paperback edition of Roger Steffens' sensational book, So Much Things To Say: The Oral History of Bob Marley, is released next year, it will have an additional interview with someone who was close to the reggae king. Read More

More ASCAP awards for Stephens

Tuesday, October, 10 2017    

On October 16 reggae singer Richie Stephens will be honoured by the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP) in London, England. Read More

Mr Vegas, Prince Reignn reach out

Tuesday, October, 10 2017    

Dancehall artistes Mr Vegas and Prince Reignn have rallied to the aid of Doreen Dyer, who has been at the centre of a video in which she is seen beating her 12-year-old daughter with what appears to be a machete. Read More

Anita Antoinette drops debut album

Tuesday, October, 10 2017    

Anita Antoinette, the Jamaica-born American who made it to the Top 10 of season seven of the US televised talent show The Voice in 2014, has released her independent debut album Smile. Read More

Artistes give back

BY SIMONE MORGAN-LINDO Observer staff reporter morgans@jamaicaobserver.com | Tuesday, October, 10 2017    

A group of artistes with connections to Seaview Gardens in St Andrew will be giving of themselves and giving back to that inner-city community. Read More

Rebuilding after Irma

Monday, October, 9 2017    

One month after being destroyed by Hurricane Irma, musician Bankie Banx is still picking up the pieces at his Dune Preserve venue in Anguilla. Read More


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