Music

Raging Fyah burns rubber

Grammy-nominated band Raging Fyah are scheduled to kick off a month-long tour of Europe and North America on October 31 in Belgium. Read More

Rain postpones Roots’s concert
HEADLINER Levi Roots was only able to perform one song before intermittent rains brought an abrupt end to Music and Foods for Friends held at Redbones Blues Cafe in New Kingston on Friday.... Read More

Lucky Dube's tribute set out
THE legacy of South African reggae star Lucky Dube is remembered through a double compact disc set titled The Times We've Shared .... Read More

Protect your property — Stephens
Reggae singer Richie Stephens, who recently picked up two honours for Song of the Year and Top Digital Song at the ASCAP music awards in London, England, is calling on his fellow artistes to protect their intellectual property.... Read More

Sister Nancy goes Down Under

Sunday, October, 22 2017    

Sister Nancy is one of dancehall's success stories of the last five years. The trailblazing deejay has enjoyed a renaissance due to renewed interest in her song Bam Bam, done over 30 years ago for producer Winston Riley. Read More

Triga Finga goes sailing

Saturday, October, 21 2017    

JAPANESE dancehall artiste Triga Finga and Popcaan have recently wrapped up shooting the music video for their collaboration called Big Yacht.The video was shot on location in Port Royal under the direction of Wicked Media Entertainment. Read More

Good vibes at Port Royal Seafood Festival

Saturday, October, 21 2017    

THE 14th staging of the Grace Tropical Rhythms Port Royal Seafood Festival took place on Monday at the Port Royal football field in Kingston. Read More

Orlando Jerk Fest a hit

BY SIMONE MORGAN-LINDO Observer reporter | Saturday, October, 21 2017    

IT was all about the sumptuous dishes, Caribbean-inspired fashion, and live entertainment at last Sunday's staging of the Orlando Jerk and Caribbean Culture Festival. Read More

Jammin' with the stars

Saturday, October, 21 2017    

The fourth edition of Tad's International Record's Reggae Jammin ' compilation album was released on October 13. Read More

Singing Melody scores with No Love

Friday, October, 20 2017    

Singing Melody is back with another hit. No Love (Unity Yawd Productions)... Read More

Peter Lloyd covers classic

Friday, October, 20 2017    

Woman, a hit song originally recorded by the late John Lennon, is a hit all over again. This time it's a cover by Peter Lloyd. It is currently number 11 and number 4 on the South Florida Reggae Chart and the Foundation Radio Network Top 30 chart respectively. Read More

Jah Speed giving youth a chance

Friday, October, 20 2017    

PRODUCER Alton “Jah Speed” Reid is calling on the music industry to open doors for young talents. Read More

Getting to the root of it

BY RICHARD JOHNSON Observer senior reporter johnsonr@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, October, 20 2017    

GROWING up in Clarendon, Levi Roots always wanted to live and perform in Jamaica's capital, Kingston. Decades later, that desire to perform in the city still burns in the heart of the UK-based reggae musician, television personality, celebrity chef and businessman. Read More

Causion upbeat about new track

Friday, October, 20 2017    

Most artistes believe they have a hit song every time they leave the recording booth. Some allow fans and critics to make that call. Read More

All set for Tosh concert

Friday, October, 20 2017    

ALL is in place for tomorrow's staging of the tribute concert which is the marquis event for this year's staging of the Peter Tosh Music Festival. Read More



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