October 22, 2013

Collaborations, The Highlight Of ‘Full Frequency’

Full Frequency, the sixth studio album for international dancehall superstar Sean Paul, is gearing up to be a menu of eclectic musical flavours suitable for most […]
October 21, 2013

Rihanna shown the door after photo shoot at Abu Dhabi mosque

Overseers of Abu Dhabi’s Grand Mosque say they asked pop star Rihanna to leave the compound after she posed for photographs considered to be at odds […]
October 21, 2013

Beres Hammond, an ageless wonder

BERES Hammond was still in the stages of a comeback when he first met music producer Donovan Germain in 1990. He was 37 years old and […]
October 21, 2013

Woman of Merit

MUSICOLOGIST and social anthropologist, Dr Olive Lewin, joins even more prestigious company today when she posthumously receives the Order of Merit, Jamaica’s highest award, during the […]
October 21, 2013

Deejay Flippa Mafia nabbed in major US cocaine bust

IN an arena known for flamboyant characters, deejay Flippa Mafia certainly stands out even though he does not have a major hit song. The 34-year-old Mafia […]
October 21, 2013


Sheron Rose-Samuels, the wife of slain record producer Patrick ‘Roach’ Samuels, says her husband was a good man. According to the widow, Roach was honest, hard-working, […]
October 21, 2013

Sean Paul wins MOBO Award

SEAN Paul copped his third Music Of Black Origin Award (MOBO) Saturday, winning the Best Reggae Act category. The Grammy-winning deejay was not present at the […]
October 21, 2013

Kanye West Kicks Off Yeezus Tour In Seattle, Co-Starring Jesus

Would you like an over-the-top tour fill with extravagance, wonder and even a head scratching moment, or two? Kanye West has what you need. Yeezy kicked […]
October 21, 2013

Brooklyn Residents Against Notorious B.I.G. Street Corner

Clinton Hill community board members came out against naming a Brooklyn street corner after the  Notorious B.I.G. because of his criminal past, lyrical misogyny and his weight. According […]
October 21, 2013

IWish – Young Jamaican Artistes

Young artistes tell their wish for the music industry and what they think they bring to the table.   Iba Mahr I now see the music making a paradigm […]
October 21, 2013


It was a thrilling night for clash fans and one of great surprise, as juggling contender Sky Juice/Metromedia won the sound industry’s most coveted competition, World Clash […]
October 17, 2013


Konshens the LTD edition ” Love Truth and Dancehall ”     Konshens, who made a conscious decision earlier this year (2013) to continue pushing his […]