Entertainment

Horseman bets on Stars R Us

By Howard Campbell Observer senior writer | Saturday, September, 15 2018    

The rocksteady revival that started in the late 1980s was still going strong when Marvin Pitterson launched Stars R Us in 2000. Most promoters involved with that comeback have packed it in, but the man known as Horseman believes the odds of 'vintage' shows staying the... Read More

Where It's At returns

Saturday, September, 15 2018    

Show promoter Paul “Mr Flavours” Johnson says a third Where It's At reunion is in the works, following enthusiastic response to the August 25 show at Magnolia Ballroom in Plantation, Florida. Read More

Dennis Brown comes to life

Saturday, September, 15 2018    

King Jammy Presents: Dennis Brown Tracks of Life, a compilation released by VP/Greensleeves Records, brings contemporary voices to build on the work of two reggae icons – Dennis Brown and King Jammy. Read More

VP backs BRT Weekend

Saturday, September, 15 2018    

Beach Road Trip (BRT) Weekend - the Caribbean tour party, continues at Cabrillo Beach in Los Angeles, United States, this weekend and renowned record label VP Records is a major sponsor of the festival. Read More

Minaj calls clash with Cardi B humiliating

Saturday, September, 15 2018    

NEW YORK (AP) — Nicki Minaj said being involved in an altercation with Cardi B at a fashion week party was “so mortifying and so humiliating.” Read More

Stars turn out for RIHANNA

Saturday, September, 15 2018    

NEW YORK (AP) — Rihanna's Diamond Ball shined in its fourth year and continued to make a name as one of the industry's white-hot and must-attend parties — all while raising nearly US$6 million for charity. Read More

Another lawsuit from Prince's Family

Saturday, September, 15 2018    

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Attorneys for Prince's family have moved a medical malpractice and wrongful death lawsuit to the county where he died. Read More

Capleton prepares for A St Mary Mi Come From

Friday, September, 14 2018    

Luciano , Louie Culture, Cocoa Tea and Admiral Tibet are among the artistes who have been confirmed for this year's staging of A St Mary Mi Come From, set for the National Indoor Sports Centre in St Andrew on November 10. Read More

Rihanna's dancehall project coming

Friday, September, 14 2018    

It's coming. That is all pop princess Rihanna is prepared to say at this time regarding her upcoming reggae and dancehall album. Read More

D Will salutes Single Mom

Friday, September, 14 2018    

 Deejay D-Will's latest song is the heartfelt Single Mom, a tribute to his mother. Read More

Tempracha shares his Life Story

BY KEVIN JACKSON Observer Writer | Friday, September, 14 2018    

Growing up in Barbican, St Andrew, Tempracha was inspired by his brother, a budding musician, as well as youth on the corner imitating hot artistes of the day. That scenario influenced his decision to become a deejay. Read More

John Legend for for The Voice

Friday, September, 14 2018    

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fresh off an Emmy Award win, John Legend is sticking with television and becoming a coach on NBC 's The Voice . Read More

Chan Dizzy to drop EP

Friday, September, 14 2018    

Recording artiste Chan Dizzy has been working in the studio on his upcoming EP. Still untitled, the five-track compilation will see the Hello Badmind artiste is addressing a myriad of social and topical issues while showcasing his artistry. Read More

Papa Biggy reaches out to Officer

By Howard Campbell Observer senior writer | Friday, September, 14 2018    

Residents from some of Jamaica's poorest communities have long had a fraught relationship with the police. But as veteran deejay Papa Biggy tells it on the song Officer, many in law enforcement were themselves born and raised in some of these areas. Read More

Chase Cross shares his EP

BY SADE GARDNER Observer writer | Friday, September, 14 2018    

Chase Cross is charting new waters on his Gully Thing EP. The project, which is set for release in New York today, sees the Gullyside act delving deeper into dancehall, a departure from his signature hip hop style. Read More



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