December 10, 2013

Minister Shaw goes a cappella

MINISTER Roger OA Shaw has worn many hats: financial advisor, events planner, counsellor, and musician. He, however, feels more comfortable in the one spreading the gospel. […]
December 10, 2013

Alicia Keys And John Legend Tribute Mandela With Bob Marley Song [VIDEO]

  Alicia Keys was moved when she learned of the passing of anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela while touring in Australia. During her concert in the Yarra Valley, […]
December 10, 2013

Rickey Teetz hits video charts with ‘Poverty Life’

Montego Bay-based reggae-dancehall sensation Rickey Teetz is pleased with the success of his ‘Poverty Life’ single, which jumped to #4 on the CVM Hitlist reggae charts […]
December 10, 2013

$3m clash at Sting

  Downsound Records (DSR) has made two major announcements intended to spice up the Jamaican Christmas season this year, musically. Joseph Bagdonavich, the label’s CEO, announced […]
December 9, 2013

Protoje Ft. Tessanne Chin – Someone Like You [New Music]

Reggae star Protoje drop a new single featuring Tessanne Chin “Someone Like You.”   Listen full track below.       For the original report go to http://urbanislandz.com/2013/12/08/protoje-ft-tessanne-chin-someone-like-you/
December 9, 2013

Jay Z Lands Nine Grammy Nominations

Jay Z will be the man to beat at this year’s Grammys, landing nine nominations  Friday (Dec. 6). Hovito earned placement in many of the big categories […]
December 9, 2013

JA dough hits home

SINCE opening the Jamaica Breeze restaurant in Queens, New York in June, Michael Duncan says he has received strong support from the Jamaican community. Tomorrow when […]
December 9, 2013

ODB’s Estate, Documentary Makers Resolves Legal Issues, Biopic Now Available Online

After some setbacks due to legal issues, Raison Allah’s documentary on the life of late Wu-Tang Clan member Ol’ Dirty Bastard has been made available online, […]
December 9, 2013

Two decades of Delcita

IT has been 23 years since playwright Paul O Beale created the character Delcita for his production Mr Dweet Nice. ‘She’ has been played with gusto […]
December 9, 2013

T.I. and Tiny to appear in animated VH1 Christmas special, to save Santa and Christmas

    Nothing supplies the world with more cultural classics than the Christmas season (The Christmas Story, A Charlie Brown Christmas, and Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer, are just […]
December 9, 2013

Business as usual for grammy’s

THE National Academy of Recording, Arts and Sciences (NARAS) have been criticised for indifferent selections in the Grammy Awards’ Best Reggae Album category. The trend continues […]
December 9, 2013

Chronixx & Black Uhuru – I Love King Selassie

  Reggae star Chronixx teams up with legendary group Black Uhuru drawing from their Rastafarian faith on the conscious single “I Love King Selassie”. The single was produced by King […]
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