2021 EVENTS

Popcaan Takes a Fall Of His Dirt Bike While Shooting A Music Video

Popcaan Takes a Fall Of His Dirt Bike While Shooting A Music Video

Popcaan escapes injury after taking a tumble off his motorcycle. The Unruly Boss seemed to have had a minor accident last night on his dirt bike while doing a video shoot. The short clip, shared via his Instagram page, saw the deejay falling off the motorcycle while attempting to stunt. By all indications, Popcaan seems to have escaped any real damage done except to maybe his pride. Nevertheless, ... »

Mr. Lexx Blasts DJ Khaled for Using same Jamaican Artistes All the Time

Mr. Lexx Blasts DJ Khaled for Using same Jamaican Artistes All the Time

Veteran Dancehall artiste Mr. lets is putting, Grammy-winning producer DJ Khaled under fire, with some interesting things he had to get off his chest last night on Twitter. In his controversial post on the social media platform, he wrote “Dear DJ Khaled just letting you know they’re a lot more artists in Jamaica”. He further tweeted “Every time Khaled come yah a di same artiste dem him use and di ... »

Chronixx, Popcaan Performed For Bunny Wailer’s 74th Birthday Tribute (VIDEO)

Chronixx, Popcaan Performed For Bunny Wailer’s 74th Birthday Tribute (VIDEO)

The Jamaican entertainment industry is making sure the legacy of the late Bunny Wailer stays alive. The Reggae icon died early last month after suffering two strokes. Last Saturday, April 10, would have marked Wailer’s 74th birthday, and reggae and dancehall artists, including Popcaan, Chronixx, Zamunda, Tony Rebel, and Wailer’s son Asadenaki came together to celebrate the life of the Rastafarian ... »

Volcano Erupts in St. Vincent After Mandatory Evacuation

Volcano Erupts in St. Vincent After Mandatory Evacuation

La Soufriere volcano erupted on the island of St Vincent on Friday, after about 16000 residents were evacuated from their homes. The first explosion occurred yesterday in the morning after the Government had ordered mandatory evacuation because of the warnings that came from scientists who had noticed a type of seismic activity early Thursday morning which meant the magma was close to the surface ... »

Raheem Sterling Receives Racist abuse on Twitter After Manchester City’s Loss to Leeds (VIDEO)

Raheem Sterling Receives Racist abuse on Twitter After Manchester City’s Loss to Leeds (VIDEO)

After Manchester City’s 2-1 loss to Leeds in the Premier League on Saturday, Sterling posted a tweet saying: “One to forget”, and there was a racist message included in a response to the post. There was a racist message included in a response to the post. Twitter reported that the user deleted their tweets and the social media platform have taken action on the person’s account of the one, responsi... »

Bunny Wailer’s Children Unable To Bury Reggae Icon, Royalty Funds Missing

Bunny Wailer’s Children Unable To Bury Reggae Icon, Royalty Funds Missing

Bunny Wailer has yet to be laid to rest as his children are now coming forward about what’s been unfolding behind the scenes. The drama surrounding the estate of the late Bunny Wailer has taken a bizarre twist as the family says that their father, even in death, is being held at ransom by unnamed sources. Son of the late reggae icon, Abijah Asadenaki Livingston, took to social media to share his f... »

Icon Rapper DMX is dead

Icon Rapper DMX is dead

Rap icon DMX has died. After a week of being on life support, DMX has passed, his family confirmed via a statement. Last night rumors of his death started spreading on social media, but that was cleared up by his manager, who assured us that he was still on life support. Nevertheless, this morning TMZ reported that he had multiple organ failures forcing his family to make a difficult decision to t... »

Tommy Lee Sparta Case: Gun Seized Linked To Murders Of Roy Fowl & Oney British

Tommy Lee Sparta Case: Gun Seized Linked To Murders Of Roy Fowl & Oney British

Tommy Lee Sparta’s gun case is not yet over despite his guilty plea and sentencing. It was reported that the gun seized from dancehall entertainer Tommy Lee Sparta has been linked to two murders in the Kingston and St. Andrew area, law enforcement sources revealed. Investigators were able to link the firearm to the murders through ballistic testing using their Integrated Ballistic Identification S... »

Jah Cure Gets Exposed on Phone Call Disrespecting Female Again

Jah Cure Gets Exposed on Phone Call Disrespecting Female Again

Reggae singer Jah Cure is again in the spotlight after a new recording with him got leaked on the internet, with him talking to a woman in a very disrespectful way, over what appears to be sex. The “longing for” artiste has already had a few voice notes leaked with him for the year, plus he has had his name mixed up in a feud with dancehall artiste Popcaan, which added to the loads of drama he has... »

DMX In Critical Condition at Hospital After Overdosing On Drugs

DMX In Critical Condition at Hospital After Overdosing On Drugs

DMX is in a vegetative state at a New York hospital following a drug overdose. The New York rap legend reportedly overdosed on drugs at his home on Friday night at approximately 11 pm. TMZ reported that he was rushed to a hospital in White Plains, New York, where he is currently admitted to the critical care unit. While some sources are saying he has some level of brain activity, doctors are cauti... »

Dancehall Star Tommy Lee Sparta’s Alleged Sex Tape Leaked

Dancehall Star Tommy Lee Sparta’s Alleged Sex Tape Leaked

Tommy Lee Sparta isn’t just dealing with three years in prison, but also a recently leaked sex tape. The Sparta Boss is also apparently the bedroom boss after leaked footage of one of his explicit sexual acts made its way to social media. Tommy Lee Sparta, known predominantly for his gritty “Uncle Demon” persona, has also shown his fans that he can also please his ladies. Songs such as “Freaky Gir... »

Pastor Arrested After he Prophesied that Jamaica Prime Minister Holness “Affi Dead” (VIDEO)

Pastor Arrested After he Prophesied that Jamaica Prime Minister Holness “Affi Dead” (VIDEO)

A pastor who claimed that he is hearing from God, stated that the Prime Minister Andrew Holness must go down, because he is attacking the church in Jamaica, was arrested by the St Ann police. The man speaking in a video was identified as Peter Chambers, who is affiliated with the Miracle Healing Deliverance Ministry. A representative of the police’s Corporate Communications Unit (CCU) revealed the... »

Bounty Killer Foundation Donated Money and Wheelchairs in Porus

Bounty Killer Foundation Donated Money and Wheelchairs in Porus

The latest stop for the Bounty Foundation “Each one Teach one to Reach one” campaign handed over 3 executive standard recliner wheelchairs and a donation of $Ja150,000.00 to be used for medication for the three beneficiaries. The dancehall artiste and his manager Paul ‘Bankie’ Giscombe went to the Porus Primary School in Manchester, to make the donation. The caregivers for the foundation donated f... »

Jimmy Cliff’s “The Harder They Come” Added To Library of Congress

Jimmy Cliff’s “The Harder They Come” Added To Library of Congress

Jimmy Cliff’s led The Harder They Come soundtrack has been added to the Library of Congress’s National Recording Registry, an achievement for the album as it becomes only the second reggae album to have been recognized by the prestigious organization that recognizes impactful works of art. In 2007, Burnin, the sixth studio album by the iconic reggae band, The Wailers, was awarded that distinction.... »

Dancehall Dancehall Artiste Tommy Lee Sparta Sentenced To 3 Years For Firearm, Cops Guilty Plea

Dancehall Dancehall Artiste Tommy Lee Sparta Sentenced To 3 Years For Firearm, Cops Guilty Plea

Tommy Lee Sparta was sentenced to 3 years in prison on firearm charges. The dancehall artiste pleaded guilty on Wednesday when he appeared in court for his ongoing case of illegal possession of firearm and was sentenced right after to three years imprisonment for possession of firearm and two years in jail for illegal possession of ammunition. The sentences are to run concurrently, and he’ll serve... »

Jamaica Carnival Cancelled For Second Straight Year

Jamaica Carnival Cancelled For Second Straight Year

Jamaican carnival-goers are in for a second consecutive year of disappointment. The highly anticipated road March, scheduled to take place on April 11, has been canceled. The event has been put off due to rising cases of COVID-19 across the island in recent weeks. The country has been averaging approximately 600 cases of the dreaded virus daily, with yesterday’s count putting the island’s total ca... »

Dancehall Legend Tanya Stephens Helping Build Home For Single Mothers

Dancehall Legend Tanya Stephens Helping Build Home For Single Mothers

Tanya Stephens says she will be helping build homes for single mothers. Reggae/dancehall legend Tanya Stephens has joined the latest project of the Food For The Poor (FFTP) ‘Tan Ah Yuh Yard’ campaign. The Mission of the FFTP is partially to provide shelter for families. On Tuesday, the dancehall entertainer hopped the train to assist in the construction of a home for a single mother of five. Steph... »

Clarks continues Jamaica trek

Clarks continues Jamaica trek

British shoe company Clarks continues to have a healthy relationship with Jamaicans and the Jamaican culture. In its latest ode to the island, the iconic shoe brand has released three new styles which it says pays tribute to the individuality that the country is so famous for. “Since they first hit the street of Kingston, our profiles have occupied a special place in Jamaican culture. To celebrate... »

Mavado’s Son Sentenced To Life For Murder

Mavado’s Son Sentenced To Life For Murder

Mavado’s son, Dante Brooks, was sentenced in relation to the 2018 murder of Lorenza Thomas when he appeared in court on Friday. He was also sentenced to 20 years for illegal possession of firearm and sentenced to 15 years for arson. On the other hand, Brooks’ co-accused, Andre Hinds, was sentenced to life imprisonment for murder and will not be eligible for parole before 17 years. He also received... »

Reggae Singer Nesbeth’s Road Manager Shot & Firearm Stolen

Reggae Singer Nesbeth’s Road Manager Shot & Firearm Stolen

News has surfaced that Roland Drummond, the road manager for reggae artiste Nesbeth, was shot in the face by an unknown assailant and his licensed firearm stolen on Tuesday. On Wednesday, Nesbeth posted a short video clip of him and his road manager via Instagram with the caption: “They shot my road manager in his face and took away his license firearm. Please keep him in your prayers. Jamaica is ... »

When Will Mavado Return To Jamaica?

When Will Mavado Return To Jamaica?

Mavado’s mother died at a time when his son is close to being sentenced, on the 13th of March, which is the initial day when he was scheduled to be sentenced. The sentencing day was postponed for a few more days to the 19th of March however many people are speculating whether or not this just might be the most likely time for the Gully God to return to the island. Miss Elizabeth Gordon aka ‘Ms. Pi... »

Blak Ryno Now White Ryno After Bleaching His Skin

Blak Ryno Now White Ryno After Bleaching His Skin

  They say the chip does not fall far from the block, and that is exactly the situation with Dancehall artiste Blak Ryno, who is following in the footsteps or better yet the skin colour of his musical father Vybz Kartel. The entertainer was originally spotted in a recent video he posted on his Instagram, promoting a new track, however, it was observed that the “Stinga’s” skin colour was very ... »

Toots and The Maytals Win Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album 2021

Toots and The Maytals Win Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album 2021

The late and great, Toots Hibbert is regarded to be smiling from somewhere after his band “Toots and The Maytals” took home their second Best Reggae Album win at the 2021 Grammys kept at the Staples centre in Los Angeles. The announcement was made a couple hours ago during the live show and Loop news has gotten some reactions from his former manager Cabel ‘Jeffrey’ Stephenson. According to Stephen... »

Jennifer Lopez And Alex Rodriquez Breakup And Engagement Is Off

Jennifer Lopez And Alex Rodriquez Breakup And Engagement Is Off

Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriquez have called off their engagement as the couple split. The pair have been together since 2017 and had a public courtship that included luxury vacations and fancy dates, and an engagement in 2019. Many fans dubbed the power couple ‘J-Rod’ as they appeared as the picture-perfect, matching fitness bodies and loving as they nurtured their blended family. The news about... »

Sean Paul Says There Might’ve Been No Sean Paul Without Shaggy

Sean Paul Says There Might’ve Been No Sean Paul Without Shaggy

Shaggy was instrumental in Sean Paul’s early career. The dancehall icon says Mutabaruka and Shaggy were the first ones to have shown interest in his musical talent back when he first started out in dancehall. During a recent interview with young DJs Amira and Kayla – two teenage bloggers on their online show Beats and Convo, Sean Paul praised DJs worldwide for the love and support they show to art... »

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