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29th Anniversary Hosting Of Rebel Salute Cancelled

29th Anniversary Hosting Of Rebel Salute Cancelled

For 28 years, the event Rebel Salute has made an impressive stamp on Jamaican culture, featuring some of the music industry’s most iconic names, however, this year is going to be different as the show has been put off until next year. According to Reggae veteran Tony Rebel who is the organizer for the event, the event had to be put off due to the pandemic taking a toll on everything which he said caused his family to decide to not host the event regardless of the option to keep it virtually as they did in the previous year. This time, according to Rebel, will be used to observe the happenings to hopefully have the show return on its 30th anniversary. The entertainer along with his daughter w... »

Jamaica Wins Medal In North American Bobsled Competition And Looks Forward To Winter Olympics

Jamaica Wins Medal In North American Bobsled Competition And Looks Forward To Winter Olympics

The Jamaican team is making great strides in the sport of Bobsled as they recently won a medal in the North American Cup competition held at Lake Placid, New York on the 20th of December. The team consists of Shanwayne Stephens, Ashley Watson, Rolando Reid, and Matthew Wekpe who had a 7th place overall finish in a time of 1:32:87. As a part of the two-man Bobsled team, Watson and Stephens who were the competitors for that division also placed 7 overall with a time of 1:55.70. It is quite an impressive moment for Jamaica, as they continue to develop in the sport of Bobsled which they first competed in, in the year 1988 then successively in 1992, 1994, 1998, 2002, and then 2014. In terms of th... »

Kanye West Under Criminal Investigation By LAPD For Punching Fan

Kanye West Under Criminal Investigation By LAPD For Punching Fan

The Los Angeles Police Department is reportedly investigating a battery report which claims that Kanye West was the aggressor in an incident that occurred on Wednesday night at the Soho Warehouse Club in Downtown Los Angels. KANYE WEST part of the incident was videoed and shared online, which shows a verbal disagreement gets heated and turns into a physical altercation. Ye has been named a suspect, the celebrity news site reported, and Ye has been accused of laying hands on the victim by pushing them. The video, which appears to have been secretly taken sometime between Wednesday night and early Thursday morning hours, shows the rapper angry as he speaks in an aggravated tone to two women. “... »

Jah Cure Gets March Trial Date, Dutch Prosecutors Probing Phone Records

Jah Cure Gets March Trial Date, Dutch Prosecutors Probing Phone Records

Jah Cure will have to wait a few more months in a Dutch jail as prosecutors requested more time to probe his phone records. The Reggae crooner appeared in court on Wednesday in Amsterdam, where he has been CHARGED WITH ATTEMPTED MURDER and aggravated assault On Wednesday, the reggae artist was remanded to jail on March 8 as he awaits his trial. According to reports, JAH CURE, whose real name is Siccature Alcock, was remanded after a two-hour hearing. Prosecutors reportedly said that the matter was not yet ready for trial as they are awaiting pertinent evidence to advance to trial. The Attorney at law for Jah Cure is Jan-Hein Kuijpers, who appeared in court on his behalf. According to the Pre... »

Popcaan Detained In The UK, Authorities Claim He’s A Gang Leader

Popcaan Detained In The UK, Authorities Claim He’s A Gang Leader

Popcaan says someone in Jamaica gave British authorities information claiming that he is a gang leader resulting in him being detained. The dancehall artiste was in Africa for the past two weeks touring and mingling with local celebrities and fans. While he had an eventful time in the motherland, Popcaan again had more drama soon as he touched down in the United Kingdom from Africa, where British authorities held him for several hours. “I would like to know why someone with authority in Jamaica send information to England immigration that I’m a gang leader and I got charge with firearm, this is not cool at all from my own country, why I have to be sitting in immigration for over 3 hours?” th... »

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