Sizzla reigns at Footloose

Saturday, September, 8 2018    

The third Showtime Edition of the popular retro party series Footloose took place at the Mas Camp, Stadium North in St Andrew recently. Read More

Klassy gets a buzz

Saturday, September, 8 2018    

Klassy is creating a buzz with her week-old single titled Buff . The ripples have also been felt in Jamaican communities in London and Brixton in England, and has prompted a UK-based label — Foreign Invasion — to sign her... Read More

Kevin Smith says Sorry

Saturday, September, 8 2018    

Gospel singer Kevin Smith has confessed the sins he has committed in his life. He has asked the Lord to forgive him so that he can live a life that's in keeping with God's words. The senario forms the basis of the singer's latest single Sorry... Read More

Saine is Second to None

Saturday, September, 8 2018    

Fast-rising singjay Saine says she is seeing a major growth with her career since her release of the single Second to None. Read More

Fyah blazes for ganja

Saturday, September, 8 2018    

LUTAN Fyah is calling for the legalisation of marijuana (ganja) in Jamaica. His thoughts can be heard in his latest single Spliff Tail. Read More

Bae Vibes marks milestone

BY SADE GARDNER Observer writer | Saturday, September, 8 2018    

If you told event promoter Paul “DJ Stamma” Watson that he would have been celebrating a year-old event last Thursday, he probably would not have believed you. This is because the inaugural staging of Bae Vibes, his brainchild first staged last August, was intended to be a... Read More

11 vie for Miss Sandals Flagship crown

Saturday, September, 8 2018    

Miss Sandals Flagship 2018 will be crowned in a glittering ceremony at The Conference Centre, Sandals Montego Bay in St James, on Friday, September 28.Showtime is 8:00 pm. Read More

Name change, new EP for Sudu

Saturday, September, 8 2018    

ON-THE-RISE dancehall deejay Sudu has changed his name to Sudu Mos-I. This move is in keeping with the artiste's desire to increase his fan base. Read More

Artistes pained by Yetanya's brutal murder

BY RICHARD JOHNSON Senior reporter johnsonr@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, September, 7 2018    

The brutal murder of 14-year-old Yetanya Francis, a resident of the Arnett Gardens community in St Andrew, continues to resonate with Jamaicans including the local entertainment fraternity. Read More

Jazz pianist Randy Weston is dead

Friday, September, 7 2018    

When renowned jazz pianist Randy Weston performed on the lawns of Devon House in St Andrew for International Jazz Day on April 30, little did anyone know it would have been his first and last performance in Jamaica. Read More

Kiwanis Grill-Off

Friday, September, 7 2018    

Kiwanis Eastern Canada and the Caribbean District Division 23 East staged an exciting Grill-Off on Saturday, August 11 in Temple Meade, St Andrew, which saw top chef Oji Jaja giving a master class, as well as serving as a judge. Of course, OBSERVER PHOTOGRAPHER KARL MCLARTY was there to capture... Read More

Bussweh follows his heart

— Sade Gardner | Friday, September, 7 2018    

THE narrative of creatives walking away from their 9-5 job to pursue music careers is not an unfamiliar one. Read More

Blake Hannah elated at national Honour

By Sade Gardner Observer writer | Friday, September, 7 2018    

AUTHOR and film-maker Barbara Blake Hannah was scrolling through Facebook when she discovered she will be invested with the Order of Distinction in the Rank of Officer next month. Read More

Simple Rattigan returns to music

Friday, September, 7 2018    

Simple Rattigan makes a return to the music scene with Think About , produced by Speedy Ace Records.The singer is upbeat about the track. Read More

Ras Slick puts in the work

Friday, September, 7 2018    

Summer was a successful one for Washington, DC-based reggae singer Ras Slick. With his Penultimate Tour in full swing, the singer is delivering workmanlike performances on several stages. Read More




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