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  • Gospel artistes sing for children

    November 18, 2017 2:00 PM 1

    Gospel artiste Jermaine Edwards and Rondell Positive are set to perform at a candlelight vigil for children at the lawns at Devon House today. The candlelight vigil, which will take place from 5 p.m.- 7:30 p.m., is in observance of World Day for the Prevention of Child Abuse. The Child Protection and Family Services Agency said he event is being held to focus

  • Skillis's on a Money Pree

    November 18, 2017 9:36 AM 2

    Skillis is generating a lot of buzz with his latest single Money Pree. The single, produced on the Major Moves Music label, has been doing the rounds since its release one week ago. “The feedback has been great. To get almost 50,000 views in one week is great for a relatively unknown act so I am very pleased and looking forward to great things,” he said. Skillis

  • Artistes rally for Niko Chromatic

    November 18, 2017 9:36 AM 2

    A NUMBER of local promoters and artistes are in support of an event to aimed at assisting selector Niko Chromatic, who is suffering from renal insufficiency. The event, Dancehall for A Cause, is scheduled for Triple Century car park in New Kingston, tonight. Music will be provided by Chromatic as well as a host of other sound system. It is understood

  • 'Le Corsaire' shows on Sunday

    November 18, 2017 4:47 AM 2

    Pirates, beautiful women, more than 120 skillful dancers, a shipwreck and a garden scene make Le Corsaire one of the most elaborate ballet spectacles. Palace Amusement opens the Bolshoi Ballet's 2017-18 season with this epic ballet on Sunday, November 18, at 11:30 am, on the big screen at Palace Cineplex. Le Corsaire depicts the sacrificial love between

  • Billy Slaughter celebrates birthday at Ribbiz

    November 17, 2017 11:56 AM 2

    Anyone who knows Jamaican music is fully aware of Stone Love and Billy Slaughter. The Stone Love Movement redefined music in Jamaica, and led to the creation and popularity of many DJs and performers. Acclaimed frontman for the Stone Love Sound, Billy Slaughter, has, for many years, represented the movement and contributed to its growth and reach across

  • Sasanya hits Billboard with 'Zum Zum'

    November 17, 2017 11:56 AM 2

    Dancehall bombshell Sasanya is pumped up over achieving her first Billboard placement as her breakout single, 'Zum Zum', hit the Billboard Dance Chart at number 46 this week. "Oh gosh, this is so amazing. The song was remixed on a different beat by my record label, Cottage 9 Records, and re-released. I am so happy that the song is doing so well overseas

  • Unruly Boss calls out veteran artiste for publicly scolding him

    November 17, 2017 11:56 AM 2

    With dancehall acts billed among those scheduled to perform on the Jamaican leg of the Welcome to Jamrock Reggae Cruise on Wednesday night, there was bound to be a little controversy. This was served up by the 'Unruly Boss' Popcaan when he called out reggae veteran Luciano for publicly scolding him and putting his music under the microscope, while performing

  • Katchafire blazes with Addicted

    November 17, 2017 5:35 AM 2

    Celebrating 20 years of musical success, the band is fresh off of their month-long Legacy tour in England. Lead singer Logan Bell and drummer/singer Jordan Bell are in Jamaica doing promotional appearances. “The boys are really excited about this chapter. We have been working hard to bring y'all some new fire… It's sounding great to our ears and we can't

  • Hopeton Lindo tops Florida chart

    November 17, 2017 5:35 AM 2

    Thirty years ago, he topped the charts with Territory . Singer Hopeton Lindo is once again on top, as his latest single Homely Girl takes is the number one song on the South Florida Reggae chart. Homely Girl is a remake of the 1974 hit by the Chi-Lites. Their version reached number 3 on the Billboard Black Singles chart, number 54 on the Hot 100 chart

  • Watch out for Fresh King

    November 17, 2017 5:35 AM 2

    FRESH King is ready to make his mark on the music scene currently riding a wave of popularity in Manchester, where he is based with his debut single Watch It Eno . The track was done for Mandeville-based label Zionnoize Freeze Records. “ Watch It Eno was well-received by the public,” the 20-year-old said. Fresh King (given name Rohan Clearly) is from Seaview