Gil Bailey is back on the air

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior writer | Sunday, September, 2 2018    

 After one year off the airwaves, veteran broadcaster Gil Bailey is back on New York radio. Since June, he has hosted the two-hour Gil Bailey Show on Saturdays on WNSR 620 AM, starting at 7 am.He also broadcasts daily on gilbaileyradio.com. Read More

Switching tracks

By Richard Johnson Observer senior reporter johnsonr@jamaicaobserver.com | Sunday, September, 2 2018    

FOR many, the name Maurice Smith is easily associated with the world of track and field. Read More

Vegas rocks Notting Hill Carnival

Saturday, September, 1 2018    

Mr Vegas gave a signature performance on the Bacardi stage of the iconic Notting Hill Carnival in London earlier this week. Read More

Kranium pleased with progress

Saturday, September, 1 2018    

ATLANTIC Records-rostered deejay Kranium says he is happy with the way his career is progressing. Read More

Acts give 'Full 100'

By Kevin Jackson Observer Writer | Saturday, September, 1 2018    

It was billed as a night of soul music, but patrons were in for much more. Songs about consciousness and reality were thrown in for good measure by up-and-coming and established acts at Wednesday night's staging of the monthly 100 Live performance series. Read More

Sebastian Thomas tops costume contest

Saturday, September, 1 2018    

SEBASTIAN Thomas was the big winner at Anime Picnic 7.0: The Summer Edition held at Vin's Oasis, St Andrew, recently.“I felt elated to win,” Thomas told the Jamaica Observer. Read More

Dovey Magnum breaks new ground

Saturday, September, 1 2018    

DOVEY Magnum is continuously breaking new ground. She recently became the first female artiste to perform at Eleuthera, Driftwood Beach in The Bahamas. The singjay is also the first dancehall artiste to grace the stage on Moores Island (off Abaco Island,... Read More

Miss Ja World final tonight

By Kevin Jackson Observer writer | Saturday, September, 1 2018    

IT'S all systems go for the grand coronation of Miss Jamaica World 2018. It takes place tonight at the Jamaica Pegasus hotel in New Kingston. Read More

Robyn Akelah's CALLING

BY KEVIN JACKSON Observer writer | Friday, August, 31 2018    

Singer Robyn Akelah is aiming to inspire and provide healing through her music. Her latest single Drunk Calling is a joint production between Aye Bone, Clepto Beats and herself. Read More

Sounds of saw

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior writer | Friday, August, 31 2018    

Tenor Saw was one of the hardcore singers who emerged from the dancehall during the 1980s. These artistes recorded mainly on digital rhythms, often produced by Lloyd “King Jammys” James and played by Steely and Clevie. Read More

Jah9 is up in her Feelings

Friday, August, 31 2018    

Reggae songstress, poet and yoga enthusiast Jah9 has teamed up again with legendary producer Clive Hunt to produce a fresh crop of tracks, for her latest EP, titled Feelings which becomes available today. Read More

Million salutes his mother

Friday, August, 31 2018    

Mama is the latest single from singer Million. It pays homage to his mother Leahnora Scott. The track, which was produced by Stereophonic Music Group, was released on all major digital platforms in May. Read More

Jamming with D Brown

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior writer | Friday, August, 31 2018    

THE much-anticipated tribute album, King Jammy Presents: Dennis Brown Tracks of Life, is scheduled for release on September 14 by VP Records. On it, several of contemporary dancehall/reggae's top artistes collaborate with the reggae legend on some of his best known songs. Read More

A New Day for Marvino

Friday, August, 31 2018    

Montego Bay-based singjay Marvino has high hopes that his newest release A New Day will inspire listeners to always be optimistic and stay positive. Read More


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