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Mavado’s Son Dante Brooks’ Murder Trial Underway, Witnesses Cross-examined

Mavado’s Son Dante Brooks’ Murder Trial Underway, Witnesses Cross-examined

Reggae Month 2021 Virtual Launch Sets For January 31

Reggae Month 2021 Virtual Launch Sets For January 31

Daughter of Jamaican immigrants nominated for senior position at US Dept of Justice

Daughter of Jamaican immigrants nominated for senior position at US Dept of Justice

Dancehall Artiste Tommy Lee to face courts on Wednesday

Dancehall Artiste Tommy Lee to face courts on Wednesday

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Mavado’s Son Dante Brooks’ Murder Trial Underway, Witnesses Cross-examined

Mavado’s Son Dante Brooks’ Murder Trial Underway, Witnesses Cross-examined

The verdict in the trial of Dante Brooks, the son of Dancehall Deejay Mavado, is expected to be handed down by the end of the month. Brooks’ Attorney-at-Law Peter Champagnie QC said the trial began on... »

Reggae Month 2021 Virtual Launch Sets For January 31

Reggae Month 2021 Virtual Launch Sets For January 31

Reggae Month 2021 is on despite the ongoing pandemic that has forced the cancellation of many similar events. Things look hopeful for the month-long celebration of one of Jamaica’s most famous creatio... »

Daughter of Jamaican immigrants nominated for senior position at US Dept of Justice

Daughter of Jamaican immigrants nominated for senior position at US Dept of Justice

DELAWARE, United States (CMC) — United States President-elect Joe Biden on Thursday tapped a Caribbean American voting rights advocate for a senior US Department of Justice (DOJ) position. In a nation... »

Dancehall Artiste Tommy Lee to face courts on Wednesday

Dancehall Artiste Tommy Lee to face courts on Wednesday

Attorney-at-law Donahue Martin, who along with Queen’s Counsel Tom Tavares-Finson are representing dancehall entertainer Tommy Lee Sparta, has shared that their client did not appear in the King... »

St James, Jamaica scammer stripped of millions in fines and assets

St James, Jamaica scammer stripped of millions in fines and assets

The police are describing as a major success the result of a case in which a 35-year-old man, considered to be a major player in the lottery scamming scheme, was stripped of property valued at close t... »

Tony Rebel Announces Rebel Salute Going Virtual For 2021 Staging

Tony Rebel Announces Rebel Salute Going Virtual For 2021 Staging

The current coronavirus pandemic has forced many promoters around the world to get innovative. Many popular shows in Jamaica, like Reggae Sumfest and the Jamaica Festival Song Competition, have follow... »

Bob Marley’s Daughter Dismisses Reports Rita Marley Is Dead

Bob Marley’s Daughter Dismisses Reports Rita Marley Is Dead

Rita Marley is NOT dead. Sometimes the internet can be a friend, and other times it can be a foe used by others for clickbait as it spreads misinformation. Such was the case of an internet hoax claimi... »

Dancehall Legend Sister Charmaine Dies At Age 54

Dancehall Legend Sister Charmaine Dies At Age 54

Dancehall legend Sister Charmaine has died. Reggae/dancehall has lost another icon as veteran artiste Sister Charmaine passed away. Sources confirmed that the legendary dancehall singer, who suffered ... »

Usain Bolt Vibe With Girlfriend Kasi Bennet In Studio Amid Popcaan Beef

Usain Bolt Vibe With Girlfriend Kasi Bennet In Studio Amid Popcaan Beef

Usain Bolt turned his attention to his girlfriend and vibe with her in the studio amid a social media spat with Popcaan. Usain Bolt is a man of many talents, and he’s planning on perfecting every sing... »

Vybz Kartel’s Wife Shorty Shares PDA Photo On His 45th Birthday, “My husband birthday loading”

Vybz Kartel’s Wife Shorty Shares PDA Photo On His 45th Birthday, “My husband birthday loading”

Vybz Kartel celebrates his 45th birthday today (January 7) and judging from his wife Shorty’s recent posts on IG, it will be lit. Vybz Kartel might be in jail, but he is still receiving love from his ... »

Vybz Kartel And Fellow Inmates Goes on Hunger Strike Due to Abuse From Officers

Vybz Kartel And Fellow Inmates Goes on Hunger Strike Due to Abuse From Officers

The inmates of the St. Catherine Adult correctional facility, are currently protesting with a hunger strike, as many of them have reported cases of abuse by the police officers as well as unnecessary ... »

Beenie Man Gets Court Date, Charged For Hosting Illegal Party

Beenie Man Gets Court Date, Charged For Hosting Illegal Party

Beenie Man is “that guy” as he has been charged with breaching the Disaster Risk Management Act (DRMA) that currently prohibits parties due to the coronavirus pandemic and breaching the Noise Abatemen... »

Marion Hall aka Lady Saw talks Drama on Social Media and New Dancehall Album

Marion Hall aka Lady Saw talks Drama on Social Media and New Dancehall Album

Marion Hall who was formerly Lady Saw, recently addressed the issue that was trending on Social Media. It was alleged that she worked obeah on Spice, but she gave up Dancehall for Gospel in 2015. She ... »

Cops Issued Summons For Beenie Man For Breaching DRMA With Illegal Party

Cops Issued Summons For Beenie Man For Breaching DRMA With Illegal Party

Beenie Man is reportedly wanted by the police for breaching the Disaster Risk Management Act (DRMA)- the law that has allowed the government to institute measures to stop social congregating, parties,... »

Fab 5, Flourgon To Perform at Vice-President Elect Kamala Harris’ Virtual inauguration

Fab 5, Flourgon To Perform at Vice-President Elect Kamala Harris’ Virtual inauguration

The Caribbean has not been left out of the celebrations for incoming United States Vice-President-elect Kamala Harris. The well-known show band Fab 5 and popular 90s deejay Flourgon will join other ar... »

Lady Saw ‘Marion Hall’ Announces Dancehall Return Amid RT Boss & Mr. Vegas Beef

Lady Saw ‘Marion Hall’ Announces Dancehall Return Amid RT Boss & Mr. Vegas Beef

Lady Saw, who now goes by the name Marion Hall, has announced her return to dancehall amid a recent feud with RT Boss and Mr. Vegas. Ever since Minister Marion Hall decided to follow a new path and tu... »

Nicholas Lall Claims Spice Wanted To Abort Son, Shares Baby Cham Story

Nicholas Lall Claims Spice Wanted To Abort Son, Shares Baby Cham Story

In a lengthy interview, Nicholas Lall did on social media, the father of Spice’s two children has not taken a DNA test yet, but he claims that he has doubts about the paternity of the children, ... »

Popcaan Producer Dre Skull Buys $7 Million Mansion In Los Angeles

Popcaan Producer Dre Skull Buys $7 Million Mansion In Los Angeles

Dre Skull finishing the year on high by copping a $7 million mansion in Los Angeles. Any fan of Dancehall will be familiar with the work of dancehall music producer Dre Skull. He’s produced music for ... »

Majah Hype Hints He’s Back With Kirby Amid Leaked Photos Of Him In Female Underwear

Majah Hype Hints He’s Back With Kirby Amid Leaked Photos Of Him In Female Underwear

Majah Hype left fans confused after hinting that he and Latisha Kirby are back together. Here lies a classic case of love conquering all, as it seems Majah Hype and Latisha Kirby are looking to mend f... »

R. Kelly Gets September 2021 Trial Date In Chicago For Federal Sex Crimes

R. Kelly Gets September 2021 Trial Date In Chicago For Federal Sex Crimes

R. Kelly is set to stand trial in September 2021 in Chicago. R. Kelly will not be having a new trial anytime soon as his trial date has once again been rescheduled for later in the year 2021. The arti... »

Nicholas Lall Lawyers Up To Fight Rape Allegations Made By DHQ Danger, OnStage & Danger Respond

Nicholas Lall Lawyers Up To Fight Rape Allegations Made By DHQ Danger, OnStage & Danger Respond

Nicholas Lall has hired a team of lawyers to defend him against allegations that he had raped a former Team Spice dancer DHQ Danger, who came out last week to say that Lall allegedly raped her while o... »

Love & Hip Hop ATL: Spice Tearfully Addresses Baby Daddy’s Rape Allegation & Cham Rumors (VIDEO)

Love & Hip Hop ATL: Spice Tearfully Addresses Baby Daddy’s Rape Allegation & Cham Rumors (VIDEO)

Spice is finally clearing the air following the news that the father of her two children allegedly raped one of her former dancers DHQ Danger, and she also allegations that she was practicing Obeah ag... »

Dancehall Artiste Tommy Lee Sparta Leaked Voice Notes Raises Questions On Possibly Murder Plot (VIDEOS)

Dancehall Artiste Tommy Lee Sparta Leaked Voice Notes Raises Questions On Possibly Murder Plot (VIDEOS)

Tommy Lee Sparta is under the microscope again following gun charges and now a leaked voice note. The Montego Bay deejay was formally charged on Tuesday for illegal gun and ammunition and is now facin... »

Marion Hall aka Lady Saw Responds To Spice “Obeah” Drama & Why She Left Dancehall

Marion Hall aka Lady Saw Responds To Spice “Obeah” Drama & Why She Left Dancehall

Marion Hall, formerly Lady Saw, is speaking out about new allegations regarding Spice involved in “Obeah.” The teachings found in the good book have been guiding persons associated with the Christian ... »

Dancehall Artiste Laden Sentenced To 4 Years For Illegal Gun Possession

Dancehall Artiste Laden Sentenced To 4 Years For Illegal Gun Possession

Dancehall artiste Laden is going away for a while. Laden has been sentenced to five and a half years in prison for illegal possession of a firearm and ammunition. He will only serve four years as the ... »

Reneto Adams, 5 former colleague lawmen and families, banned from US

Reneto Adams, 5 former colleague lawmen and families, banned from US

Former tough-talking and feared Senior Superintendent of Police, the controversial Reneto DeCordova Adams, and five other cops who were part of the now -disbanded Crime Management Unit (CMU) of the Ja... »

Jamaican-born nurse first to receive COVID vaccine in New York

Jamaican-born nurse first to receive COVID vaccine in New York

A 52-year-old Jamaican-born nurse was the first person to get the COVID-19 vaccine in New York as the biggest vaccination campaign in US history kicked off Monday with health workers rolling up their ... »

Dancehall Artist I-Octane Involved In Car Accident, Show Canceled

Dancehall Artist I-Octane Involved In Car Accident, Show Canceled

I-Octane show in California was forced to cancel as the deejay was involved in a car accident. The dancehall singjay had a close brush with death and is giving thanks for life after he was involved in... »

Dancehall Artist Tommy Lee Sparta Arrested For Possession Of Illegal Gun

Dancehall Artist Tommy Lee Sparta Arrested For Possession Of Illegal Gun

Dancehall artist Tommy Lee Sparta was arrested for illegal firearm. Law enforcement sources confirmed with Urban Islandz on Monday that Tommy Lee Sparta will be spending a night in jail following his ... »

Vice-President-elect Kamala Harris said fully aware of Jamaican, Caribbean agenda

Vice-President-elect Kamala Harris said fully aware of Jamaican, Caribbean agenda

BY HAROLD G BAILEY Observer writer NEW YORK, United States — Fears that United States Vice President-elect Kamala Harris is not making much of her Jamaican heritage and might be unaware of Caribbean c... »

Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival returns in 2021

Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival returns in 2021

After a four-year hiatus, the Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival will return in a virtual format January 28 to 30, 2021, organisers have announced. The event, which is renowned for its rich music and cul... »

Bounty Killer Opens Up About Being Hurt When D’Angel Left Him For Beenie Man (VIDEO)

Bounty Killer Opens Up About Being Hurt When D’Angel Left Him For Beenie Man (VIDEO)

Bounty Killer says he was deeply hurt when D’Angel left him to be with his arch rival at the time, Beenie Man. While sitting down with Spice on her weekly talk show Spice it Up, the Poor People Govern... »

Majah Hype Shed Tears On IG Live Denies Ex-Fiancee’s Abuse Claims, Says He Was Molested As A Child

Majah Hype Shed Tears On IG Live Denies Ex-Fiancee’s Abuse Claims, Says He Was Molested As A Child

Majah Hype has come out to tell his side of the story and is alleging that his ex-fiancee has been verbally abusive and confrontational. He did not directly address the claims by his ex that he had ph... »

Dancehall Star Laden Apologize To His Family Following Gun Charge

Dancehall Star Laden Apologize To His Family Following Gun Charge

Dancehall artiste Laden is remorseful for getting caught up in his recent gun charges and has asked the forgiveness of his family, friends, and fans. Lade, whose real name is Okeefe Aarons, pleaded gu... »

Majah Hype’s Ex Says He Leaked Her Sex Tape As Revenge For Abuse Allegations (VIDEO)

Majah Hype’s Ex Says He Leaked Her Sex Tape As Revenge For Abuse Allegations (VIDEO)

An irate ex-girlfriend of Majah Hype has taken to Instagram to call out the comedian who she alleges has released a sex tape of her, which is circulating across the internet after she made known the d... »

Majah Hype’s Estranged Wife Says He Abused Her For Years In Tearful Tell-All

Majah Hype’s Estranged Wife Says He Abused Her For Years In Tearful Tell-All

In a lengthy Instagram post, the wife of comedian Majah Hype alleges that she has been battered and abused by the comedian during their relationship. In her #WomenWednesday chat with her fans, she lai... »

Shaggy Opens Up About Rejecting Rihanna’s Collab For Reggae Album

Shaggy Opens Up About Rejecting Rihanna’s Collab For Reggae Album

Shaggy is finally opening up about the Rihanna album fiasco after members of the Pop singers camp approached him to audition for her upcoming album, which is said to be a Reggae/Dancehall project. He ... »

Elephant Man Frustrated With Lack of Progress in Immigration Case

Elephant Man Frustrated With Lack of Progress in Immigration Case

Elephant Man wants his immigration case to wrap. The “Energy God” Elephant Man and his legal team have said that they are frustrated with the delays in his Immigration case. His defense team has revea... »

Deportation pushback

Deportation pushback

The Jamaican Government is being urged to refuse permission for a flight from the United Kingdom (UK) with deportees aboard to land in the island this week. Approximately 50 Jamaicans, who the British... »

PM of Jamaica announces call out of National Reserves to assist with crime fight

PM of Jamaica announces call out of National Reserves to assist with crime fight

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has announced that the National Reserves will be called out and deployed to assist with security measures across the country. The Prime Minister’s announcement comes as t... »

Majah Hype Reveals His Hospitalization Was Due To Mild Heart Attack

Majah Hype Reveals His Hospitalization Was Due To Mild Heart Attack

Many fans thought that Majah Hype, the Caribbean comedian, was hospitalized because of the coronavirus, but it turns out he actually suffered a mild heart attack. Earlier this week, Hype shared with f... »

Reggae Icon Dennis Brown To Be Honored At Reggae Sunsplash

Reggae Icon Dennis Brown To Be Honored At Reggae Sunsplash

Dennis Brown will be fittingly honored at this year’s Reggae Sunsplash live stream event. Reggae Sunsplash is an event that reggae lovers around the world are looking forward to. They have featured so... »

VP Records Teams With The Jamaican Gov To Fight Human Trafficking Through Music

VP Records Teams With The Jamaican Gov To Fight Human Trafficking Through Music

Human trafficking continues to plague nations of the world and is a serious problem that governments around the world are actively fighting. With this in mind, VP Records has partnered with Jamaica’s ... »

Football Legend Diego Maradona Dead At 60 From Heart Attack

Football Legend Diego Maradona Dead At 60 From Heart Attack

Legendary footballer Diego Maradona has died from a heart attack following a recent surgery. The Argentinian footballer, who recently turned 60 years old, died at home. News of his death has rocked th... »

Buju Banton, Skip Marley Gets Grammy Nods For ‘Best Reggae Album’ 2021

Buju Banton, Skip Marley Gets Grammy Nods For ‘Best Reggae Album’ 2021

The Grammys have announced the nominees for Best Reggae Album. The highly anticipated list of Grammy nominees for Best Reggae Album has finally been released, and while dancehall takes another snub, a... »

Vybz Kartel’s Defense Attorney Demands Access To Phone Records

Vybz Kartel’s Defense Attorney Demands Access To Phone Records

Vybz Kartel’s attorney is moving to gain access to the cell phones at the center of his murder appeal case. As Vybz Kartel’s Attorney-at-law Isat Buchanan gets ready to go before the Privy Counc... »

Majah Hype Has Been Hospitalized, COVID-19 Suspected

Majah Hype Has Been Hospitalized, COVID-19 Suspected

Prayers up for Majah Hype who is currently hospitalized. Popular comedian Majah Hype has been hospitalized in Atlanta. He hasn’t revealed much about what his condition is, but in a post on Instagram, ... »

Beenie Man Reveals His Son Is Hospitalized, Ask Fans For Prayers

Beenie Man Reveals His Son Is Hospitalized, Ask Fans For Prayers

Prayers up for Beenie Man son who is currently hospitalized. King of the Dancehall, Beenie Man‘s family has suffered another blow as the artiste’s son, who suffers from sickle cell disease, has been h... »

Love & Hip Hop ATL’s Spice Finally Reveals Mystery Boyfriend In Sweet Birthday Post

Love & Hip Hop ATL’s Spice Finally Reveals Mystery Boyfriend In Sweet Birthday Post

The cat is out of the bag! Queen of the Dancehall Spice is trending today after professing her love for her man and sharing photos of the two for the world to see. In a post on her Instagram account o... »

Romeich Addresses Backlash Over Shenseea’s Miami Event Dubbed COVID ‘Superspreader’

Romeich Addresses Backlash Over Shenseea’s Miami Event Dubbed COVID ‘Superspreader’

Shenseea’s manager Romeich is pushing back at critics for calling her recent Florida party performances ‘superspreader’ of the Covid-19 virus that has left more than 235,000 people dead and millions i... »

Beenie Man & D’Angel Come Together To Celebrate Son Marco Dean’s 14th Birthday

Beenie Man & D’Angel Come Together To Celebrate Son Marco Dean’s 14th Birthday

Beenie Man and D’Angel put their differences aside to come together and celebrate their son Marco Dean’s 14th birthday. It’s pretty common knowledge that Beenie Man and D’Angel don’t often see e... »

Mavado’s Son Dante Brooks’ Murder Trial Date Set For January With No Jury

Mavado’s Son Dante Brooks’ Murder Trial Date Set For January With No Jury

Mavado’s son won’t appear in front of a jury when his trial date arrives. New developments in dancehall artiste Mavado’s son murder case are that Dante Brooks, 18, will be tried as an adult in c... »

3.4 magnitude earthquake rattles sections of Jamaica

3.4 magnitude earthquake rattles sections of Jamaica

The Earthquake Unit at the University of the West Indies Mona, has confirmed that a magnitude 3.4 earthquake was felt in sections of the island at approximately 2:59pm on Sunday November 8, 2020. Acco... »

Beenie Man’s Ex-Wife D’Angel Says She’s Getting Married

Beenie Man’s Ex-Wife D’Angel Says She’s Getting Married

The Viral Queen, D’Angel, has fans hyped with an announcement that she’s getting married again. Even though fans are not quite sure if it is a publicity stunt, some are wishing her all the best. She p... »

I-Octane’s 11-year-old daughter Octavia Makes Strong Dancehall Debut With “Escape” (VIDEO)

I-Octane’s 11-year-old daughter Octavia Makes Strong Dancehall Debut With “Escape” (VIDEO)

I-Octane’s daughter Octavia is one of the newest faces of the next generation of dancehall. 11-year-old daughter Octavia, real name Ashiek Muiris, is proving that she is a chip off the old block. She ... »

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