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This month marks the 40th anniversary of the One Love Peace Concert. The Jamaica Observer presents a series of stories leading up to its April 22 staging.  Read More

Corry Dip has the Right Vibes
EMERGING deejay Corry Dip is upbeat about his recent recognition from the Akademia Company in Los Angeles, California. His single Right Vibes was named Best Dancehall/Reggae Song.... Read More

Kisko Amari ready to lead way
St Ann -based deejay Kisko Amari is gearing up to release a five-track EP titled Lead the Way in early June. The project is being spearheaded by Street People Entertainment.... Read More

Freddie, Etana live up to billing
HEADLINERS Freddie McGregor and Etana as well as Ashe Ensemble delivered sparkling performances in front of a capacity audience at Jammin' on the Lawns — Evening of Excellence held at Shortwood Teacher's College's Cherry Gardens campus in St Andrew on Saturday.... Read More

Finding Savannah a home

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior writer | Friday, April, 20 2018    

Jamaican film-makers have found it tough over the years pitching their projects to local television stations, but Mykal Cushnie is hoping for a change of luck with Savannah, the half-hour drama he began production on last year. Read More

Javada feels brand new

BY KEVIN JACKSON Observer writer | Friday, April, 20 2018    

JAVADA has high expectations for his latest project Feel Brand New EP. Read More

MJW scraps swimsuit segment

By Richard Johnson Observer senior reporter | Thursday, April, 19 2018    

THERE will be no swimwear segment at the grand coronation show of Miss Jamaica World 2018.Crown of Beauty Jamaica, new franchise holders of the pageant, made the announcement during its launch at the Knutsford Court Hotel in St Andrew yesterday. Read More

Delightful sets at Evening of Excellence

BY BRIAN BONITTO Associate Editor — Auto & Entertainment bonittob@jamaicaobserver.com | Thursday, April, 19 2018    

DESPITE being bitter rivals on the track and football fields, members of Calabar High and Kingston College choirs lifted their voices in unison to create beautiful music at Evening of Musical Excellence held at Calabar's chapel on Red Hills Road in St Andrew on... Read More

RJRGleaner group clears air on policy

Thursday, April, 19 2018    

The RJRGleaner Communications Group has responded to the criticism of its policy regarding dancehall music on one of the stations within its portfolio. Read More

Munga returns to court on May 29

Thursday, April, 19 2018    

The in camera hearing involving Munga Honorable was called up in the Kingston and St Andrew Parish Court in the Corporate Area yesterday. Read More

Reggae stays on Billboard

BY KEVIN JACKSON Observer writer | Thursday, April, 19 2018    

 The Billboard Reggae Album Chart which appears weekly in Billboard Magazine, will not be discontinued. That assurance was given by Alex Vitoulis, the publication's associate director and chart productions manager. Read More

Romain bumped by a Beast

By Kevin Jackson Observer writer | Wednesday, April, 18 2018    

After spending one week at number one with Lovesick , singer Romain Virgo has dropped to number four on this week's Billboard Reggae Album Chart. Read More

Dermot Hussey, Satellite Radio pioneer

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior writer | Wednesday, April, 18 2018    

This is the third in a 10-part series on Jamaicans who have made their mark on North American radio.  Read More

Munga back in court today

Wednesday, April, 18 2018    

MUNGA Honorebel is slated to appear in the Kingston and St Andrew Parish Court in the Corporate Area today. He was last there in February. Read More

After 12: Celebrating with Aidonia

Wednesday, April, 18 2018    

Aidonia pulled out the crowd at his birthday party to Island Village Beach in Ocho Rios a few weeks ago, and what a party it was! KARL MCLARTY, the OBSERVER's roving nocturnal PHOTOGRAPHER reports. Read More



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