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  • Lack of sponsors halt glitsy awards

    November 13, 2018 5:57 AM 10

    THE glitsy, Caribbean Hall of Fame Award ceremony has been rescheduled for June 2019 at the Jamaica Pegasus hotel in New Kingston. The event — hosted by the Caribbean Development for the Arts, Sports and Culture Foundation (CDASCF) — was originally slated to be held last Saturday at the same venue. Garnett Reid, the foundation's executive director and chairman

  • Destiny with Jamaica Night

    November 13, 2018 5:00 AM 13

    A surprise visit from the 'Doctor', Beenie Man, made Jamaica Night at Destiny Villa in St Ann one to remember for Unified heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua and a few of his specially invited guests. The boxer, who is in Jamaica for vacation, at a luxury five-bedroom villa in Montego Bay, got the surprise of his life when one of his favourite Jamaican

  • Kendall Jenner awarded five-year restraining order against stalker

    November 12, 2018 2:00 PM 5

    Kendall Jenner has been awarded a five-year restraining order against her alleged stalker. John Ford, was arrested last month, after he was found sitting outside the home of the 22-year-old model for the second time in a week. Jenner was originally given a temporary document ordering Ford to stay 100 yards away from her and her home. E! News has now reported

  • Canada to host WORLD CLASH FINALS

    November 12, 2018 6:06 AM 7

    SEVEN sound systems will vie for top honours at the World Clash finals scheduled for the Tibetan Canadian Cultural Centre in Toronto, Canada, next Saturday. The line-up includes six 'Rumble' winners: Jah Works, which won the Japan Rumble; Empire & Mour Dan (UK Rumble); 3 Sevens (Caribbean Rumble); Mystic (Canada Rumble); Deebuzz (Euro Rumble); and Dynamq

  • Cops cut Capleton's show

    November 12, 2018 6:06 AM 9

    It wasn't the welcome that dancehall star Capleton expected in Kingston. But his show on Saturday, A St Mary Mi Come From: Come A Town, at the National Arena was brought to a halt by law enforcement after it went pass the 2:00 am cut-off time. “I just have to big up all of the artistes that came out for the show and didn't get to perform, but it was a situation

  • D'Tall Boss has greater things in store

    November 10, 2018 12:21 PM 12

    Deejay D'Tall Boss has stepped up promotion for his latest song, Greater Now , with the release of a video. The single is from his upcoming EP. From Bull Bay, he wanted the visual to be filmed in that seaside community as well as other parts of eastern St Andrew, such as Port Royal. Parts of the video capture the challenges of inner-city life, something

  • Impressive numbers at Cosmic Rotation

    November 10, 2018 12:21 PM 14

    Music filled the air at The Pallet on North Avenue in St Andrew last Saturday, for the ninth staging of Cosmic Rotation, and patrons came out in impressive numbers. Cosmic Rotation is a live music showcase which seeks to highlight the talents of up-and-coming acts as well as established performers. This staging featured Jamila Falak, T'Jean, Jellis

  • Inner Circle turns 50!

    November 10, 2018 12:21 PM 16

    Friends, family and musicians helped the Inner Circle band blow out 50 candles last Saturday at their Circle House complex in North Miami. It was a nostalgic affair with past and present members of the self-proclaimed Bad Boys of Reggae jamming past midnight. Brothers Roger and Ian Lewis, co-founders of Inner Circle, led the golden anniversary festivities

  • Charly Black to host stage show in St Ann

    November 9, 2018 2:00 PM 4

    Diamond-selling artiste Charly Black and his Team Unstoppable are gearing up to host a huge stage show in Alexandria, St Ann, on Saturday. The Momentum Reggae Festival is set for the Charlton, Alexandria, Market House. Speaking with THE WEEKEND STAR in a recent interview, the entertainer, who hails from Trelawny, said that the show is very important

  • Silk Legend releases video for Dusk Til Dawn

    November 9, 2018 5:53 AM 10

    Even though he studied medical technology at the University of Technology, Jamaica music has been a calling for singer Silk Legend, whose latest single is Dusk Til Dawn. He recently released the video for the song, which he plans to include on his first album due next year. “The inspiration behind Dusk Til Dawn is derived from the struggles that we face daily