June 23, 2015

Trevor Noah returns to South Africa for stand up comedy before heading to ‘The Daily Show’

By Christopher Torchia THE ASSOCIATED PRESS JOHANNESBURG _ Trevor Noah walked onto the stage and bantered with the South African audience, which whooped in appreciation. That […]
June 19, 2015

Kingston’s dance-off today

THE Kingston leg of the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC) World Reggae Dance Championship Elimination round is scheduled for Mandela Park in Half-Way-Tree today. The event […]
June 19, 2015

Good to go!

DANCEHALL artiste Potential Kidd was yesterday questioned and released by members of the Denham Town CIB. The entertainer whose given name is Dwayne Taylor, and 33 […]
June 19, 2015


RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Looks like Justin Bieber and Usher are back on the hook legally in a copyright lawsuit. An appeals court in Virginia has […]
June 19, 2015

Rock returns to gaming, while Kanye West and other celebs come to play

By Lou Kesten THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LOS ANGELES _ Some closing craziness on the final day of the Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles: ___ Toward […]
June 18, 2015

OMI enters Billboard Top Ten

Recording artiste OMI has entered the Billboard Hot 100 top 10 with the remix of his song Cheerleader by Germany-born Flex Jaehn. The single currently sits […]
June 18, 2015

NBC’s new anchor Lester Holt a familiar face to NBC viewers

By David Bauder THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ While Lester Holt’s ascension to full-time anchor of NBC’s “Nightly News” came as a result of Brian […]
June 18, 2015

US appeals court in Virginia reinstates songwriters’ copyright lawsuit against Bieber, Usher

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) _ A federal appeals court has reinstated a $10 million lawsuit claiming Justin Bieber and Usher copied parts of a song written by two […]
June 18, 2015

The stereotype busting teen movie ‘Dope’ moves to the beat of a new generation

By Jake Coyle THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CANNES, France _ “Dope” began in the ears of Rick Famuyiwa. The Los Angeles filmmaker was listening to Kendrick Lamar, […]
June 17, 2015

Bounty Killer birthday bash

Dancehall icon Bounty Killer was on a high as a great outpouring of love met him at his birthday celebrations dubbed: Hennessy ‘It’s Tha Party’ at […]
June 17, 2015


ATLANTA (AP) _ Killer Mike jumped into the Georgia legislative race only to find out he’s ineligible to do that. Killer Mike had asked fans on […]
June 16, 2015

London love fest: Michelle Obama thrills girls in education push; has tea with Prince Harry

By Gregory Katz THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LONDON _ Michelle Obama’s visit to a girls’ school in a diverse east London neighbourhood turned into a love fest […]