Music

Talking drums with Willie Stewart

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior writer | Monday, September, 18 2017    

This is the sixth in a series of interviews with Jamaican musicians. Read More

Ernie's concert gets corporate support

Monday, September, 18 2017    

SEVERAL corporate entities have pledged support for the Ernie Smith's Solid Gold celebration concert scheduled for the Jamaica Pegasus hotel in New Kingston on Friday, September 29. Read More

Charly Black adds flavour to hit single

Monday, September, 18 2017    

Charly Black has joined musical forces with Puerto Rican singer Luis Fonsi for the remix of his diamond- selling single Party Animal. Read More

So'Nia's ready with debut set

Monday, September, 18 2017    

I'm Ready , a debut album by singer So'Nia, was recently launched in New York. Held at the Pa-Nash Restaurant in Rosedale, the event has been hailed as a success. Read More

Remembering pioneer Larry Marshall

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior writer | Sunday, September, 17 2017    

Larry Marshall in some way was the Bill Haley of reggae. Although Haley's Rock Around The Clock put rock and roll on the map in the mid-1950s, he was unknown when he died in 1981. Read More

Talking blues with Earl 'Chinna' Smith

Sunday, September, 17 2017    

This is the fifth in a series of interviews with Jamaican musicians.  Read More

Keeping the beat alive Down Under

BY RICHARD JOHNSON Observer senior reporter johnsonr@jamaicaobserver.com | Sunday, September, 17 2017    

Reggae and dancehall music are making inroads in the Australian market, and radio personality and music insider DJ Ragz is tapping into that growth. Read More

Staynn pens Survivor

Saturday, September, 16 2017    

Staynn is thanking his lucky stars that he walked away largely unscathed after a serious accident just outside Atlanta, Georgia. Read More

GiRL banks on Hinges

Thursday, September, 14 2017    

EMERGING singer GiRL intends to shake things up musically with her latest effort Hinges . Read More

Griffiths to get IED honour

Thursday, September, 14 2017    

FOR the past four years, the Image Entertainment & Distinction (IED) Awards show has honoured influential celebrities, philanthropists, businessmen and women who serve their communities. Read More

Vershon puts Poetry in motion

Thursday, September, 14 2017    

VERSHON has been in the studio working assiduously on completing his debut album titled Poetry. The 14-track project is slated for release this December. Read More

Tony D Clutcheye gets story out

Wednesday, September, 13 2017    

My Story, the 10-track album from Jamaican-born singjay Tony D Clutcheye, was released on September 1 by Netherlands based-label Gino XXL Entertainment. Read More

Remembering 'Wya'

Wednesday, September, 13 2017    

REGGAE singer Barry Biggs remembers Earl “Wya” Lindo as a talented keyboard player who cut his teeth in The Astronaunts band. Read More

Bunji Garlin turns up heat

Wednesday, September, 13 2017    

BUNJI Garlin earns his highest-charting album on this week's Billboard Reggae a lbum c hart. Read More

Bramma to drop One A Day

Tuesday, September, 12 2017    

ON Saturday, Bramma Da Gorilla will be releasing a seven-track EP entitled One A Day.The occasion is slated for S-Lock Entertainment headquarters at 82 Duhaney Drive in Kingston. Read More



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