February 9, 2015

Well wishers come out full force to support the official video release party of Don Dem’s Kirk Diamond and Bob Di Builda JUNO Award nominated “Love Inna Wi Heart”.

Toronto, Canada (MPR Consulting) – Dancehall and reggae lovers, Caribbean diaspora, musical peers and well wishers came out in full force to support the official video […]
February 6, 2015

Q&A: Rising R&B singer songwriter Jhene Aiko on her 3 Grammy nods, battling Beyonce, Drake

By Mesfin Fekadu THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ Jhene Aiko released both an EP and an album ahead of the Grammys, but it’s her seven-song […]
February 4, 2015

ACTOR IN “MOESHA” ARRESTED

PHOENIX (AP) — We don’t know if he was there for the Super Bowl. But a former child star on the 1990s sitcom “Moesha” has been […]
February 2, 2015

Technology, Missy Elliott give Katy Perry’s Super Bowl halftime show a boost

By Mesfin Fekadu THE ASSOCIATED PRESS She roared loud, possibly because there was a jungle behind her. Katy Perry’s Super Bowl halftime show Sunday, with its […]
February 2, 2015

DAUGHTER OF WHITNEY HOUSTON AND BOBBY BROWN FOUND UNRESPONSIVE

ROSWELL, Georgia (AP) _ Almost exactly three years after Whitney Houston was found unresponsive in a bathtub, her daughter was also found unresponsive in a bathtub. […]
February 2, 2015

​Exco Levi Earns 4th Juno Nomination

Exco Levi earns a 4th Juno nomination for Best Reggae Recording as announced by the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) at the launch […]
January 31, 2015

Dueling narratives surround hip hop music mogul ‘Suge’ Knight in deadly run in with law

By Tami Abdollah And Brian Melley THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LOS ANGELES _ As Marion “Suge” Knight sat jailed on suspicion of murder, dueling narratives cast him […]
January 30, 2015

Lil Wayne sues mentor ‘Birdman’ record label for $51M, seeking to break away from Cash Money

NEW YORK _ Rapper Lil Wayne has had it with his record label. He’s suing Cash Money Records for $51 million after claiming that it stiffed […]
January 27, 2015

Mark Ronson, Ziggy Marley, Band Perry to mentor emerging acts through Grammy program

NEW YORK _ Mark Ronson is lending his “Uptown Funk” to budding musicians. The Recording Academy and Hyundai announced Tuesday that Ronson will serve as ambassador […]
January 24, 2015

Miss Universe Jamaica in finals set for Sunday

REIGNING Miss Universe Jamaica Kaci Fennell is currently in the throes of the Miss Universe competition in Doral, Miami, with the finals set for Sunday. The […]
January 23, 2015

John Legend ‘ humbled’ to perform tribute set at Sundance premiere of Nina Simone documentary

By Sandy Cohen THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PARK CITY, Utah _ The opening-night documentary at the Sundance Film Festival closed with a superstar concert. After the credits […]
January 23, 2015

RIHANNA WINS T-SHIRT CASE ON APPEAL

LONDON (AP) _ Rihanna has won her court fight over an unauthorized T-shirt. Britain’s Court of Appeal upheld an earlier ruling that fashion retailer Topshop cannot […]
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