Entertainment

Kabaka shares Kontraband

By Aaliyah Cunningham Observer writer | Monday, December, 31 2018    

There was massive support for Kabaka Pyramid with the promotion of his debut album, Kontraband, last Friday. The event, Kabaka Pyramid Live, was held at Police Officers' Club in St Andrew. Read More

Third World and Friends rocked

BY RICHARD JOHNSON Observer senior reporter johnsonr@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, December, 31 2018    

The production of Saturday's Third World and Friends concert celebrating the reggae band's 45 years in the industry was nothing short of impressive. Read More

ENTERTAINMENT YEAR-IN-REVIEW 2018: Wayne Marshall gets music Glory

Monday, December, 31 2018    

The Jamaica Observer continues its reflection on the year in entertainment. This daily column looks on the achievers, trendsetters, those who died, and the controversies.   Read More

Ochi's Mongoose Restaurant to ring in New Year

By Kevin Jackson Observer writer | Monday, December, 31 2018    

 KINGSTON, Jamaica — Located on Main Street in Ocho Rios, St Ann, the Mongoose Restaurant is fast becoming a hot spot for entertainment activities.Tonight, the venue will be the location for the sixth annual New Year's Eve Explosion All-White party. Read More

'11:59' to close year with a bang

By Kevin Jackson Observer writer | Monday, December, 31 2018    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Last year New Year's Eve party '11:59' attracted a large turnout of patrons and organisers anticipate a similar support tonight. Read More

Introducing Anu Brian Gold

BY RICHARD JOHNSON Observer senior reporter johnsonr@jamaicaobserver.com | Sunday, December, 30 2018    

In the 1990s Brian and Tony Gold rocked local airwaves and stages with their great voices and infectious music. Read More

More dates for Buju

Sunday, December, 30 2018    

The number of dates on Buju Banton's Long Walk to Freedom tour is steadily growing.Concerts in the sister Caribbean islands of The Bahamas, Barbados and St Kitts join Jamaica and Trinidad which were previoiusly announced. Read More

Reggae named global cultural treasure

Sunday, December, 30 2018    

The Jamaica Observer continues its reflection on the year in entertainment. The daily column looks on the achievers, trendsetters, those who died and the controversies.  Read More

Be responsible

BY RICHARD JOHNSON Observer senior reporter johnsonr@jamaicaobserver.com | Sunday, December, 30 2018    

Director of Public Prosecutions Paula Llewellyn has issued a stern warning to the members of the local entertainment fraternity to be mindful of their actions, as if they operate counter to the law, her office will have no choice but to prosecute. Read More

Jermaine to rock Funfest

BY KEVIN JACKSON Observer writer | Saturday, December, 29 2018    

Gospel singer Jermaine Edwards is slated to excite patrons at the New Year's Day edition of Funfest at Hope Gardens in St Andrew, on Tuesday. Read More

ENTERTAINMENT YEAR-IN-REVIEW 2018: Trevor McNaughton, Norris Weir pass on

By Howard Campbell Observer senior writer | Saturday, December, 29 2018    

The Jamaica Observer continues its reflection on the year in entertainment. This daily column looks on the achievers, trendsetters, those who died, and the controversies.  Read More

Jazz N Cabaret on this Sunday

Saturday, December, 29 2018    

The 2018 season of Jazz N Cabaret will climax on Sunday in the Gardens of the Pegasus hotel in New Kingston. Read More

'Teach the youths'

By Howard Campbell Observer senior writer | Saturday, December, 29 2018    

Fifty years after he recorded a song that gave a genre of music its name, Toots Hibbert is calling for a thrust in Jamaican schools to educate youth on the true history of Jamaican music. Read More

Black Stallion powers concert

Saturday, December, 29 2018    

Persistent rain failed to dampen the spirits of fans who turned out at Half-Way-Tree Transport Centre for the Black Stallion Traffic Light Concert. The free event was promoted by manufacturers of the popular drink. Read More

Yesterday was pure excitement

Saturday, December, 29 2018    

Yesterday: the Best of the '90s always attracts a large turnout of patrons, and last Saturday's staging was no different.The drink-inclusive event was held at Mas Camp in Kingston. Read More



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