Entertainment

Edna Manley: Mother of Jamaican art

This is the 10th in our daily series highlighting 55 Jamaicans who broke down barriers and helped put the country on the world stage. Each day, one personality will be featured, culminating Independence Day, August 6.   Read More

Jah Ranks on a mission

Thursday, June, 22 2017    

 Montego B ay-based singer Jah Ranks is quietly carving out a niche for himself in the music industry. Read More

Taking 'Sandz' to MoBay

Thursday, June, 22 2017    

Partygoers in western Jamaica will experience the Supreme Events produced 'Sandz' party in Montego Bay for the first time this Sunday at the Aqueduct Rose Hall. Read More

Peter Tosh's son left in coma following jail beating, family says

Thursday, June, 22 2017    

New Jersey, United States (AP) — The family of the late reggae icon and marijuana activist Peter Tosh is seeking answers after they say his son was left in a coma following an attack in a New Jersey jail, where he was serving a six-month sentence on pot possession charges. Read More

Tarrus Riley's still Powerful

Wednesday, June, 21 2017    

Since hitting number one on global reggae charts 10 years ago with She's Royal , Tarrus Riley has done the circuit countless times. Read More

Sizzla's senior album

BY BRIAN BONITTO Associate Editor — Auto & Entertainment bonittob@jamaicaobserver.com | Wednesday, June, 21 2017    

AHEAD of next month's release of Life Of A Ghetto Youth comes another new album from Sizzla Kalonji. Read More

Cham goes Lawless on Billboard

BY KEVIN JACKSON Observer writer | Wednesday, June, 21 2017    

Lawless , the new album from Cham, debuts at number seven on the Billboard Reggae Album Chart. It is the deejay's first set in 11 years. Read More

Freddie to get New York city keys

Wednesday, June, 21 2017    

NEW YORK, USA: Reggae singer Freddie McGregor is to be presented with the Key To The City of Mount Vernon for his contribution to the reggae industry. Read More

Barry G: King of the airwaves

By Richard Johnson Observer senior reporter | Wednesday, June, 21 2017    

This is the ninth in our daily series highlighting 55 Jamaicans who broke down barriers and helped put the country on the world stage. Each day one personality will be featured, culminating Independence Day, August 6. Read More

After 12: Little Bit A Clothes!

Wednesday, June, 21 2017    

Steve Madden Plaza on Orange Street in downtown Kingston came alive with excitement on Sunday, June 18. Partygoers came out in droves to enjoy themselves at Little Bit A Clothes party. The Shane Posh event brought out many who stayed true to the theme thus creating... Read More

Joddian Harper is Ms Universe Jamaica North East

By Kevin Jackson Observer writer | Tuesday, June, 20 2017    

A DAY before Father's Day, Joddian Harper gave her father a reason to celebrate. The 27-year old graduate of Moneague College in St Ann was, on Saturday night, crowned Miss Universe Jamaica North East 2017. Read More

Golden Milestone

By Richard Johnson Observer senior reporter | Tuesday, June, 20 2017    

PHILIP Sherlock Centre for the Creative Arts, located on the Mona campus of the University of the West Indies, will this year celebrate its 50th anniversary. Read More



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