Downswell to release live album

Friday, January, 5 2018    

Gospel singer Kevin Downswell will follow up his 2017 effort All the Way, with the release of the live album, titled Realignment - The Live Encounter . The set is due out later this year and will be distributed by... Read More

Bazza T highlights life

BY KEVIN JACKSON Observer writer | Friday, January, 5 2018    

Inspired by incidents in his life, dancehall artiste Bazza T yesterday released the song Life We Live. It is produced by Deal Wid It Records. Read More

Zyanigh getting 'Unartifitial'

Friday, January, 5 2018    

Reggae singjay Zyanigh is expecting a warm reception for his album Unartifitial which will be released on January 12, 2018.It is being produced by Marko Jay from Jazhyah Music Group. Read More

Wyclef looks to the cloud Wyclef looks to the clouds

BY SADE GARDNER Observer writer | Friday, January, 5 2018    

Wyclef Jean said the internet, and more particularly streaming, has made the music business a levelled playfield. Read More

Making a splash at Bal Harbour

Thursday, January, 4 2018    

There was no better place to party into 2018 than Midnight at Bal Harbour held in downtown Kingston on New Year's Eve. Read More

Dalton Harris eyes int'l market

By Sade Gardner Observer writer | Thursday, January, 4 2018    

FORMER Digicel Rising Stars winner Dalton Harris is encouraging young artistes to aim for the international market. The singer was speaking to the Jamaica Observer from his base in the United States. Read More

Sticky Whine to get Latin flavour

By Sade Gardner Observer writer | Thursday, January, 4 2018    

Pamputtae's Sticky Whine is about to get a makeover, courtesy of Mexican reggae artiste Jah Fabio. Read More

Henricci makes Billboard debut

By Kevin Jackson Observer writer | Thursday, January, 4 2018    

BORN in Nigeria, reggae artiste Henricci has always had a passion for music. A painter by profession, he relocated to California, USA, to pursue his musical ambitions. Read More

Reggae Month plans in motion

BY RICHARD JOHNSON Observer senior reporter johnsonr@jamaicaobserver.com | Thursday, January, 4 2018    

FOR the past 11 years February has been designated Reggae Month, and plans are already in place for the events surrounding this year's observances. Read More

Xaymaca Int'l marks milestone

By Rory Daley Observer writer | Wednesday, January, 3 2018    

THE Gift of Soca: Naughty or Nice at the Kingston Waterfront on December 29 was the perfect present for Xaymaca International supporters as they celebrated the one-year anniversary of the carnival entertainment company. Read More

Chi Ching Ching to turn tables

Wednesday, January, 3 2018    

TOASTER-CUM-DEEJAY Chi Chi ng Ching said he is currently working on his debut album Turning Tables , which is set for release early this year. Read More

Iba Mahr happy with music festival

By Richard Johnson Observer senior reporter | Wednesday, January, 3 2018    

Organiser of the Sound Di Alarm music festival, Iba Mahr has responded to comments regarding the lengthy delays which threatened the start of the New Year's Eve show at the Dinthill Technical High School in Linstead, St Catherine. Read More

After 12: Ringing in the New Year across the world

Wednesday, January, 3 2018    

Fireworks explode over the Sydney Harbour during New Year's Eve celebrations in Sydney, Australia.An LED light show illuminates the Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building, to celebrate the New Year in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Read More

Sandz says sorry

BY KEVIN JACKSON Observer writer | Wednesday, January, 3 2018    

IN the wake of public outcry following Monday's lengthy traffic delays and gridlock on the Palisadoes strip in east Kingston, organisers of the beach party Sandz — held at 7th Harbour — have issued an apology. Read More

Spice on St Kitts's annual show

Wednesday, January, 3 2018    

SPICE is the one of several headline acts scheduled for the 2018 edition of St Kitts Music Festival, slated for Warner Park Stadium in Basseterre from June 27 to July 1. Read More


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