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Nicki Minaj’s Husband Kenneth Petty Pleads Guilty In Sex Offender Case

Nicki Minaj’s Husband Kenneth Petty Pleads Guilty In Sex Offender Case

Kenneth Petty has pleaded guilty to charges that he failed to register as a sex offender after moving from New York to California after marrying Nicki Minaj. Petty was required by law to register once he moved state because of a previous conviction for attempted rape in New York. Nicki Minaj’s husband had initially pleaded not guilty to the charge, but on Thursday, he changed his plea, according t... »

Popcaan STUCK in ENGLAND Unable to Attend Court in JAMAICA

Popcaan STUCK in ENGLAND Unable to Attend Court in JAMAICA

Popular Dancehall artiste Popcaan was given a court date for today, however, the legal team of the deejay has given information that a new court date was selected due to him not being able to appear before the judge due to a mandatory quarantine he has to do based on his recent UK travel. The ‘Unruly Boss’, was slapped with several charges in April of this year when the Police received reports tha... »

Vybz Kartel Takes First Dose Of ASTRA-ZENICA VACCINE

Vybz Kartel Takes First Dose Of ASTRA-ZENICA VACCINE

Incarcerated Dancehall artiste Vybz Kartel has finally got his wish, after his attorney at law Isat Buchannan revealed that the Entertainer was interested in being vaccinated against Covid-19. According to information relayed to the Jamaica Observer, the “Worl Boss” was among, the likes of around 30 inmates, at Horizon Adult Correctional Centre, who took their first Jab of the AstraZeneca vaccine ... »

Popcaan Ordered To Be Present In Court On November 4 Or Risk Arrest

Popcaan Ordered To Be Present In Court On November 4 Or Risk Arrest

Popcaan will likely be present in court on November 4 to answer traffic charges. The dancehall veteran hindered traffic court proceedings on Thursday (September 2) when he failed to make an appearance. Legal representatives of the artist informed the court that the entertainer could not show up because he is currently in quarantine. While not much information was made available about the situation... »

Chronixx Cancels New York Concert, Venue Says Vaccines Not The Issue

Chronixx Cancels New York Concert, Venue Says Vaccines Not The Issue

A concert that was supposed to be held in New York at the Brooklyn Mirage was canceled by Chronixx himself and not because of any updated vaccine mandate. That’s according to a representative of the venue who confirmed with The Gleaner that neither their management nor the city had anything to do with the cancellation. The concert was scheduled for next Monday, September 6. According to the uniden... »

Louie Culture & Tanya Stephens Set For Atlanta Show To Benefit Jamaican Schools

Louie Culture & Tanya Stephens Set For Atlanta Show To Benefit Jamaican Schools

After a two-year hiatus, the Legends In Concert has returned to Atlanta. The organizers of the event have already announced that the proceeds from the show will go to ConnectJA, which assists schools in Jamaica. The concert, which was held yearly before the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic, will feature some of Jamaica’s veteran acts like Tanya Stephens and Louie Culture. Other musical veterans who ... »

Popcaan and Beres Hammond Drops “A Mother’s Love” Visual (VIDEO)

Popcaan and Beres Hammond Drops “A Mother’s Love” Visual (VIDEO)

Popcaan and Beres Hammond drops off “A Mother’s Love” visual. “A Mother’s Love” video has already made it among the top Trending on YouTube with well over 100K views in less than 24 hours. The touching medley was executive produced by Shane C. Brown in association with Harmony House and Unruly Entertainment. It was directed by Prof and Kryss Ras. The song begins with a short monologue from Beres H... »

Reggae Sumfest To Require Patrons To Be Fully Vaccinated, Says Skatta Burrell

Reggae Sumfest To Require Patrons To Be Fully Vaccinated, Says Skatta Burrell

Downsound Entertainment executive and Dancehall music producer Cordell Skatta Burrell says that the music festival is coming back for 2022 after being on a hiatus for the past two years due to the coronavirus pandemic, but all patrons will have to be vaccinated before they are allowed to attend. Speaking on TVJ’s Entertainment Report, the music producer says that events allowing only vaccinated pe... »

Lee “Scratch” Perry, Reggae Icon & Dub Pioneer, Dead At 85

Lee “Scratch” Perry, Reggae Icon & Dub Pioneer, Dead At 85

Reggae dub pioneer Lee “Scratch” Perry has died at age 85. The legendary artist and producer died at the Noel Holmes Hospital in Lucea, Hanover, on Sunday morning. Known for his eccentric styles and provocative song lyrics like “Pum Pum,” the artist had been briefly sick, according to reports. Perry, who previously lived in Switzerland with his wife Mireille, leaves behind their two children and h... »

Beenie Man Gets In BIG FIGHT With Security in Dubai

Beenie Man Gets In BIG FIGHT With Security in Dubai

Veteran Dancehall artiste Beenie Man is currently in the UK after recently celebrating his birthday and while enjoying his time there, he did a small video explaining an event that took place in Dubai recently as he was planning to travel to Dubai. According to the deejay, some people have something called the Hitler syndrome which makes them feel as if they are always in control and that is exact... »

JAMAICA Government Welcomes Vybz Kartel Push To Take Vaccine

JAMAICA Government Welcomes Vybz Kartel Push To Take Vaccine

The Attorney at Law for incarcerated Dancehall artiste Vybz Kartel has expressed that the entertainer has said he would love to be vaccinated. Luckily for the “Worl Boss”, the Minister of Health and Wellness, Christopher Tufton along with his opposition Morais Guy has said that they are on board with the move. According to Isat Buchannan, who recently put the motion out about the entertainer being... »

Beenie Man Party Like A Legend With Popcaan For His 48th Birthday In the UK

Beenie Man Party Like A Legend With Popcaan For His 48th Birthday In the UK

Beenie Man ring in his birthday like a legend in the UK with some of his friends in dancehall like Popcaan and Stylo G. Beenie Man entered his 48th birthday in fined style over the weekend at his private celebration, in partnership with J. Wray and Nephew in the U.K. Videos circulating on social media show the deejay decked out in his white suit, along with many patrons at the party. One video sho... »

Aaliyah Remembered By Fans & Artists Worldwide On 20th Anniversary Of Her Death

Aaliyah Remembered By Fans & Artists Worldwide On 20th Anniversary Of Her Death

Remembering Aaliyah 20 years after he death. The world never forgets the musical icons that have changed the course of music. On this day, 20 years ago, fans worldwide reacted in shock when the news broke that the young and vibrant music star Aaliyah had died following a fiery plane crash. She was just 22-years-old but had already cemented her place in the R&B and hip-hop community. She was lo... »

Vybz Kartel’s Prison Under Massive Probe Following Fox 5 NY’s Interview

Vybz Kartel’s Prison Under Massive Probe Following Fox 5 NY’s Interview

Several agencies have launched a joint investigation into an interview with Vybz Kartel conducted virtually by Fox 5 New York’s Lisa Evers. The first of a two-part series on the artist aired on Wednesday night in which Vybz Kartel called in to talk about the conditions about his cell and his bid for freedom at the Privy Council in the United Kingdom, the highest court of appeal in Jamaica. On Thur... »

Vybz Kartel Talks Battling Illness In Prison & Says His Cell Is Like A “Dungeon”

Vybz Kartel Talks Battling Illness In Prison & Says His Cell Is Like A “Dungeon”

Vybz Kartel is in good spirits and hopeful in his first exclusive TV interview in a decade. Since his incarceration, dancehall mogul Vybz Kartel has not been heard from outside of his music. In his first interview in ten years, the deejay is opening up to Fox 5 NY’s Lisa Evers about life in prison, his health, and his legal woes. Vybz Kartel was convicted for the murder of Clive “Lizard” Williams ... »

Dancehall Music Producer Skatta Burrell Sounds Alarm After 2-Week Battle With Covid-19

Dancehall Music Producer Skatta Burrell Sounds Alarm After 2-Week Battle With Covid-19

The Covid-19 virus is very real and very dangerous. These are the words of dancehall music producer Skatta Burrell who recently chimed in on a debate about the fact that many people seem to think that the virus is made up. He used his own experience with it to assure those who are still in doubt about the devastating effects of the virus on some people who have contracted it. His comment was in re... »

Ce’Cile Bans Unvaccinated People From Her Home As Delta Variant Reaches Jamaica

Ce’Cile Bans Unvaccinated People From Her Home As Delta Variant Reaches Jamaica

The dancehall deejay says she has been indoors since the Covid-19 pandemic started because she is asthmatic and at risk of complications should she contract the virus. As such, Ce’Cile says she has ensured that she is vaccinated because it could be her best chance of fighting the virus. The artiste’s post comes following the announcement by the Jamaican government on Wednesday that twenty-two case... »

Reggae Icon Freddie McGregor Honored With His Own Day in Connecticut

Reggae Icon Freddie McGregor Honored With His Own Day in Connecticut

Freddie McGregor gets his own day in Hartford, Connecticut. One of the stalwarts of reggae, Freddie McGregor has been honored with a day in his name. The city of Hartford, Connecticut officially made August 14, Freddie McGregor Day. It’s the latest in a long list of accolades that the respected singer can claim in his 50 years of untiring service to building reggae. He was bestowed with the honor ... »

Sizzla WARNS Foota Hype About His Mouth

Sizzla WARNS Foota Hype About His Mouth

Popular Dancehall selector Foota Hype is not backing down from Reggae veteran Sizzla Kalonji and goes to the extent to say that he is well connected and fears no one. According to Hype who spoke on his Instagram live about the matters troubling him, the issue spurred from another IG live he did addressing his concerns about the Rastafarian girl whose locks were allegedly cut by the Police. In that... »

DJ Kool Herc Reflects On Hip-Hop’s Evolution On 48th Anniversary

DJ Kool Herc Reflects On Hip-Hop’s Evolution On 48th Anniversary

DJ Kool Herc along with several hip hop legends marked the 48th anniversary of the founding of hip hop. August 11th, 2020, marks the birthday of one of the few genres known and celebrated across the globe. On this day in 1973, Hip-Hop was born. It would go on to influence and create an entire culture and a different way of thinking that resonated with fans from around the world. Hip-Hop began as a... »

Spice And Her Son Victims Of Racial Profiling? – VIDEO

Spice And Her Son Victims Of Racial Profiling? – VIDEO

“Racial profiling is real”, says Spice after she posted a video on her Instagram account showing an altercation between her and some officers in the US. The video has fans of the Dancehall Queen wondering if the footage is a music video, to the extent of how real it gets. Spice can be seen in the video talking to one of the officers, telling him that she was not driving fast however the Policeman ... »

Rihanna Now A Billionaire And Second To Oprah Winfrey

Rihanna Now A Billionaire And Second To Oprah Winfrey

R&B singer Rihanna has now improved on her previous financial status, by now officially becoming a billionaire. The news was announced by Forbes who announced the entertainer’s riches to value approximately $1.7 billion. Rihanna is well known for her Fenty Beauty, and Savage X Fenty lines that have been doing quite well for her. In a breakdown, Forbes explained that $1.4 Billion of her wealth ... »

Mr. Handsome Says He is Innocent of Sex Crime Conviction

Mr. Handsome Says He is Innocent of Sex Crime Conviction

The actor who is popularly known as Mr. Handsome or Girlie, whose given name is Lacell Parnell is haunted still by his conviction for multiple sexual offences that took place in the USA in 2009. The 51-year-old was found guilty of sexual abuse, forcibly touching and aggravated harassment. He was unsuccessful when he appealed the conviction. Lacell who was later deported to Jamaica is now saying he... »

Beenie Man Insists He Wasn’t Banned From The UK But Passport Was Restricted

Beenie Man Insists He Wasn’t Banned From The UK But Passport Was Restricted

After over 10 years away from the United Kingdom, Beenie Man has made his return and maintains that he was never prohibited from entering the country, despite years of speculations. The “Girls Dem Sugar” artiste arrived on British soil almost two weeks ago and is set to touch the stage later this month. In an interview with Zeze Mills, Beenie Man, born Moses Davis, cleared the air of the prolonged... »

Tony Matterhorn Gun Seized By License Authority Amid Bounty Killer Beef

Tony Matterhorn Gun Seized By License Authority Amid Bounty Killer Beef

Tony Matterhorn could lose his firearm license following a seizure of his gun by Jamaica’s Firearms Licensing Authority (FLA). The decades-long feud between veteran sound system selector Tony Matterhorn and dancehall legend Bounty Killer has escalated once again. The disc jockey, who is also a dancehall artist, is being investigated by Jamaica’s Firearms Licensing Authority (FLA) after branding a ... »

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