Music

Chabano Nkani phases in lastest project

US-BASED reggae singer Chabano Nkani is set to drop his debut album Phases tomorrow.The album, produced by Isle of Springs Records, contains 13 tracks. It is being distributed by VPAL Music. Read More

Papa Finnigan on comeback trail
Veteran deejay Finnigan is back in the hunt with Kind of Love , a self-produced song released in February.He said it is a teaser for bigger things to come.... Read More

Gong atop 'Hill' for third week
Damian “Junior Gong” Marley's Stony Hill is spending its third week at the top of the Billboard Reggae album chart. ... Read More

Sah Jam drops club banger
Sah Jam is seeking his musical breakthrough with his summer single It's A Party .Produced by Smoke Shop Studio on the Goldbird Records imprint, the track was officially released last Tuesday.... Read More

T&T, Jamaican singer row

Wednesday, August, 16 2017    

Singer Anthony Seasoning said he intends to seek legal representation in the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) after allegedly being detained in Trinidad and kicked out two weeks ago. He was en route from Suriname to Jamaica. Read More

Josey Wales rides to King's House

BY SIMONE MORGAN-LINDO Observer staff reporter | Wednesday, August, 16 2017    

JOSEY Wales' reputation as a hardcore deejay has won him numerous admirers, from Admiral Bailey to Wyclef Jean. Add the Government of Jamaica to that mix. Read More

Solid sets for Pan 2017

Tuesday, August, 15 2017    

CHRISTOPHER Martin, gospel singer Kevin Downswell and Devin Di Dakta headline the entertainment line-up for Regional 1 of PAN 2017 scheduled for Independence Park in Black River, St Elizabeth, on Saturday, August 26. Read More

Spotlight Kunta upbeat about career

Tuesday, August, 15 2017    

SPOTLIGHT Kunta is expecting to continue on his musical high from an exciting debut performance at Reggae Sumfest at Catherine Hall Entertainment Complex in Montego Bay recently. Read More

Purple Man's back

Tuesday, August, 15 2017    

Artistes like Purple Man got their start in the music business hanging out at recording studios in the day and going to dances at nights, hoping to catch the ears of producers or sound system selectors. Read More

Seven to get Rootz award

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior reporter | Tuesday, August, 15 2017    

Singer Larry Marshall, who some musicologists credit with performing the first reggae song (Nanny Goat) 49 years ago, is among seven honourees for the August 27 Rootz Of The Music event at Pompano Arts and Culture Centre in South Florida. Read More

D'Angel rocks old capital

Monday, August, 14 2017    

D'ANGEL was the toast of the audience attending the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission's Street Gala in Spanish Town, St Catherine, recently. Read More

'Greats' get their tributes

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior writer | Sunday, August, 13 2017    

Heavy rain failed to put a damper on the 20th Tribute To The Greats show at Curphey Place recently. Organisers honoured 10 stalwarts who contributed significantly to Jamaica's music industry. Read More

Doing it for Jamaica

By Simone Morgan-Lindo Observer reporter | Sunday, August, 13 2017    

Turbulance, Singer J, and Big Pop have released a song entitled We Are One. Read More

Sandz pulls large crowd

Saturday, August, 12 2017    

A large crowd that converged at the Constant Spring Golf Club in St Andrew on Monday for the second staging of the Off-Shore edition of popular party series Sandz. Read More

Great sets at Kingston Reggae Night

Saturday, August, 12 2017    

IT was an evening of great performances and it was Sanchez who brought the curtains down on Kingston Reggae Night held inside the National Arena in St Andrew recently. Read More



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