Shuler King visit comedy bar tonight

Tuesday, June, 26 2018    

AMERICAN rising star of comedy Shuler King is this evening's featured performer at special edition of Johnny Live Comedy Bar at 100 Hope Road in St Andrew. Showtime is 8:00 pm. Read More

Richie does ode to greats

BY SADE GARDNER Observer writer | Tuesday, June, 26 2018    

The story of Bounty Killer (Rodney Pryce) is on show in You're The Greatest — a music video co-produced by singer Richie Stephens. The song encourages people to be resolute in pursuit of their ambitions. Read More

Jahman aims to soar with Altitude

By Howard Campbell Observer senior writer | Tuesday, June, 26 2018    

AS he prepares to launch Altitude, his fifth album, singer Jahman hopes to become the latest artiste to break out of the United States Virgin Islands (USVI). Influenced by an elite reggae cast, he would not mind getting a break in Jamaica. Read More

Non-stop Groovin' on Sunday afternoon

BY RICHARD JOHNSON Observer senior reporter johnsonr@jamaicaobserver.COM | Tuesday, June, 26 2018    

New York , USA — It was predicted to be the biggest Groovin' In The Park, and last Sunday the event lived up to expectation with an estimated 25,000 people pouring into Roy Wilkins Park here. Read More

Turner's big date with GATFFEST

By Sade Gardner Observer writer | Monday, June, 25 2018    

After eight days of community film nights, workshops and screenings across Kingston and Montego Bay, GATFFEST culminated Saturday night with its award ceremony at the Faculty of Medical Sciences and Teaching Complex at t he University... Read More

Ashe continues year-long celebration

Monday, June, 25 2018    

Ashe's year-long celebrations are on track, according to Executive Director Conroy Wilson. The performance group is celebrating its silver jubilee through monthly events and 25 free islandwide performances . Read More

Chevelle set for Gosplash

Monday, June, 25 2018    

GOSPEL singer Chevelle Franklyn is part of the line-up for Gosplash scheduled for the Liguanea Golf Academy in New Kingston, St Andrew, on August 1. Read More

Germany's DeeBuzz wins Euro Rumble

By Kevin Jackson Observer writer | Monday, June, 25 2018    

DeeBuzz from Germany won the Euro Rumble sound system clash on Saturday at the U Club in Wuppertal, Germany. Read More

Unruly Popcaan

BY BRIAN BONITTO Associate Editor — Auto and Entertainment bonittob@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, June, 25 2018    

BAHAMIAN promoter Damien Thomas is suing Popcaan and his Unruly management for losses incurred from the artiste's no-show at a concert in Abaco Islands recently. He is also blasting the singjay for unprofessionalism. Read More

Sweet and Dandy

Sunday, June, 24 2018    

Toots Hibbert has inked a management deal with Primary Wave Entertainment, one of the leading companies of its kind in the United States.Its objective is to lift the reggae legend's profile even higher. Read More

Diamonds plan for golden year

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior writer | Sunday, June, 24 2018    

The Mighty Diamonds plan to start recording their first album of fresh songs in over a decade this year. It will be released in 2019 when the acclaimed vocal group celebrates its 50th anniversary. Read More

Alive and fighting

By Richard Johnson Observer senior reporter | Sunday, June, 24 2018    

The suicides of American designer Kate Spade and celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain struck a chord with Jamaican Tameka Coley. A former lifestyle writer for the Jamaica Observer , Coley has been diagnosed with bipolar... Read More

C'bean American actress Cicely Tyson inducted into 'Wall of Fame'

Sunday, June, 24 2018    

WASHINGTON, United States (CMC) — Caribbean American actress Cicely L Tyson has been inducted into the Wall of Fame of the Washington, DC-based Institute of Caribbean Studies (ICS), as Caribbean Americans celebrate National Caribbean American Heritage Month. Read More

'Land' war!

BY SADE GARDNER Observer writer gardners@jamaicaobserver.com | Sunday, June, 24 2018    

Winston Wallace, co-author of Land Of My Birth , the 1978 Jamaica Festival Song winning entry, is taking legal action against the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC), organisers of the annual... Read More

Miss Universe Ja NE final next Saturday

By Kevin Jackson Observer writer | Saturday, June, 23 2018    

Singer and songwriter Tanya Stephens is the among the main attractions for the grand final of the Miss Universe Jamaica North East pageant, which is set for the lawns of Island Village in Ocho Rios next Saturday. Read More


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