Entertainment

Singers to be lauded at Marley fun day

Monday, February, 5 2018    

SINGERS Barrington Levy, Half Pint, and Tony Tuff will be honoured at this year's Bob Marley One Love Fun Day f ootball matches, according to event conceptualiser Clive “Busy” Campbell. Read More

Dennis Brown's second coming

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior writer | Monday, February, 5 2018    

LATE in his career, Dennis Brown announced each live performance with Here I Come, which became his signature song. Originally released in 1977 on the singer's Wolves And Leopards album, most fans are familiar with the 1984 cut produced by Tad Dawkins. Read More

Casting call

Sunday, February, 4 2018    

Plans are moving along in earnest to commence production on the biopic of Jamaican-born, Canada-raised supermodel Stacey McKenzie. Read More

Trojan marches on at 50

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior writer | Sunday, February, 4 2018    

When history of the music business is discussed, the great record labels get their due: Motown, Atlantic, Stax, CBS, Chess, Island. Trojan Records never fits into that August lot. Read More

Shaggy for today's Super Bowl

Sunday, February, 4 2018    

Fresh from his performance at the Grammy Awards in New York last Sunday, diamond-selling reggae artiste Shaggy is set for another high-profile performance alongside British rocker Sting. Read More

Festival Song hopefuls get lecture

Sunday, February, 4 2018    

Members of the performing arts industry are being urged to utilise the financial services offered by the nation's credit unions to manage their financial affairs and organise their retirement plans. Read More

It's Simms

Sunday, February, 4 2018    

Marlon Simms has been confirmed as the new artistic director of National Dance Theatre Company (NDTC). Read More

Blaxx buoyed by Gong's Grammy

Saturday, February, 3 2018    

Producer Andrew 'Anju Blaxx' Myrie, buoyed by recognition for his work on Damian Marley's Grammy-winning Stony Hill album, is back in the studio preparing for a busy recording schedule. Read More

Magnum Kings and Queens returns tonight

By Kevin Jackson Observer writer | Saturday, February, 3 2018    

The first live show in the popular Magnum Kings & Queens of Dancehall series returns tonight on TVJ . This is the 11th season of the talent competition. Read More

Thing's Crysp with Masicka

Saturday, February, 3 2018    

Masicka is dominating the airwaves with his latest single They Don't Know. The song is a clear departure from his gritty anthems and appears to have struck a chord with the listening public. Read More

Good vibes at MELLO VIBES

By Kevin Jackson Observer writer | Saturday, February, 3 2018    

Entering the Mas Camp last Saturday night for the Triple Threat edition of the popular retro party series Mello Vibes, patrons didn't experience a major challenge as the lines moved efficiently. Read More

Cashan continues musical journey

Saturday, February, 3 2018    

Singjay Cashan was one of the acts at the St Catherine Adult Correctional Centre in Spanish Town recently. The monthly concert series is geared towards rehabilitation and outreach to inmates at the institution. Read More

Jahvel Morrison making his mark

By Kevin Jackson Observer writer | Saturday, February, 3 2018    

The song Mirage by Alkaline has taken off like a rocket. It is the first official release of the new year from the “Vendetta Boss”. Released on the Tru Ambassador label, the song has racked up over 1.2 million views, just one week after it was uploaded to YouTube. Read More

Tabanca Tuesdays finds new home

Saturday, February, 3 2018    

Promoters Sunnation launched its Tabanca Tuesdays party series for the 2018 carnival season at Fiction Nightclub in St Andrew on January 30. The occasion saw the announcement that the venue would be the new home for the series. Read More

Dem Nuh Real says Nkosi

Saturday, February, 3 2018    

Emerging reggae singer Nkosi aims to add a new page to his narrative with the release of Dem Nuh Real.Produced by Ireland Records, the track was released late last year. It is made available for purchase via VPal. Read More



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