Chris's Big Deal

Chris Martin's hit Big Deal provided the soundtrack to KFC Jamaica's Big Deal campaign. The campaign was a sucess with consumers, so it came as no surprise when it won the inaugural Yello Marketing Excellence Award at the... Read More

Tifa 'vaunts' it

Monday, May, 29 2017    

TIFA has joined a list of American celebrities as the face of Sneaky Vaunt backless, push-up bras.“I am excited to be a part of the campaign. This will no doubt expand my fan base [and help me] tap into a new demographic of fans,”... Read More

Konshens moves to help at St Augustine

Monday, May, 29 2017    

KONSHENS is rallying to the aid of St Augustine Place of Safety in Chapleton, Clarendon.On Labour Day, the dancehall act, along with his team from Solid Agency, assisted with a beautification project at the facility. Read More

Droop Lion shares his

Monday, May, 29 2017    

Roots-reggae singer Droop Lion recently released his debut studio album called Ideologies . Produced by Free People Entertainment, the set comprises 14 tracks, including Have You Ever Seen... Read More

An entertaining Musgrave event

Sunday, May, 28 2017    

A faulty microphone threatened to ruin what was to be one of the standout moments of the 2017 Musgrave medal presentation ceremony on Thursday at the Institute of Jamaica in downtown Kingston.The recipients of the silver Musgrave medals — reggae veteran... Read More

Block Party

BY SIMONE MORGAN-LINDO Observer reporter | Sunday, May, 28 2017    

HIGH-FLYING modelling agency, Saint International's StyleWeek Jamaica comes to a close later this evening with the staging of Fashion Block, the outdoor fashion show featuring the oversized runway in the middle of Knutsford Boulevard — the central artery of the New Kingston... Read More

Topping recalls his 'Bond' moment

By Richard Johnson Observer senior reporter johnsonr@jamaicaobserver.com | Sunday, May, 28 2017    

Last Tuesday, British actor Roger Moore — who is best known for his role as the world's best-loved spy, Agent 007 James Bond — died in Switzerland at age 89.He had been battling cancer.Moore's debut as Bond came in 1973 with... Read More

Harold Davis returns to Portland

Sunday, May, 28 2017    

PORT ANTONIO, Portland —Renowned pianist and vocalist Harold Davis is scheduled to perform at Somerset Falls in Hope Bay, Portland, today.The event, Jazz at Somerset, is part of the Annual International Jamaica Ocho Rios Jazz Festival. It... Read More

Children gospel final on today

Sunday, May, 28 2017    

TWENTY-FOUR finalists are scheduled to vie for top honours in the Jamaica Children's Gospel Song Competition, at the Ranny Williams Entertainment Centre in St Andrew today.The event, part of the Jamaica 55 Celebrations, is set for a 6:30 pm... Read More

40 years on... Hearts still beat for The Congos

By Howard Campbell Observer senior reporter | Sunday, May, 28 2017    

Several groundbreaking reggae titles celebrate their 40th anniversary this year. One of them is The Congos' Heart Of The Congos , a resilient album produced by Lee “Scratch” Perry. Read More

Mello Vibes turns 16

BY KEVIN JACKSON Observer writer | Saturday, May, 27 2017    

The popular retro party series, Mello Vibes is celebrating 16 years. The promoters, GLK Entertainment, are pulling out the stops to make tonight's staging a memorable one.“We definitely have achieved our objectives since... Read More

Josselle Fisher is St Catherine’s Festival Queen

Saturday, May, 27 2017    

Josselle Fisher is the 2017 Miss St Catherine Festival Queen. The 21-year-old, who is currently pursuing a Bachelor's of Pharmacy degree at the University of Technology (UTech), was crowned at the Eltham High School in Eltham Park, Spanish Town, on Sunday. Read More




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