Cutty gets higher Rank

CUTTY Ranks is beaming with pride as a song he recorded in 1997, Cosita Mix, has been remixed and has generated over 107 million views online in its first week.The remix, Dame Tu Cosita, is recorded by El Chombo and features Cutty Ranks. Read More

Crime Stop to host
In an effort to raise funds, Crime Stop Jamaica will host an advance preview of the much-anticipated Marvel Studios superhero film Avengers: Infinity War on Tuesday, May 1, at Carib 5 Cinema in Cross Roads, St...... Read More

Spice to 'build' a foundation
The Grace Hamilton Women Empowerment Foundation is the newest venture for dancehall artiste Spice. The Indicator boss took to Instagram this week to tell fans what inspired the institution.... Read More

Sandz covers Portmore
IT was a massive turnout of patrons for the recent staging of Sandz, held at Sao Paulo Beach (formerly Sugarman's Beach) in Portmore, St Catherine.The event was dubbed a Caribbean Music Festival.... Read More

Sumfest gets New York launch

BY BALFORD HENRY Observer senior reporter | Saturday, April, 21 2018    

Promotion for Reggae Sumfest 2018 hit high gear Tuesday night with a high-energy, jam-packed launch in New York City. Read More

Tony Rebel's foundation gets boost

Saturday, April, 21 2018    

THE Tony Rebel-led Rebel Salute Foundation recently received a shot in the arm with a donation of $250,000 from Sagicor to assist with its projects. Read More

Talent shines at Sandals Awards

Saturday, April, 21 2018    

Team members of Sandals Resorts in the Montego Bay region delivered thrilling performances at the recent Prestige Awards at Sandals Montego Bay and Sandals Royal Caribbean. Read More

Babylon business!

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior writer | Friday, April, 20 2018    

This month marks the 40th anniversary of the One Love Peace Concert. The Jamaica Observer presents a series of stories leading up to its April 22 staging.  Read More

Corry Dip has the Right Vibes

BY KEVIN JACKSON Observer writer | Friday, April, 20 2018    

EMERGING deejay Corry Dip is upbeat about his recent recognition from the Akademia Company in Los Angeles, California. His single Right Vibes was named Best Dancehall/Reggae Song. Read More

Kisko Amari ready to lead way

Friday, April, 20 2018    

St Ann -based deejay Kisko Amari is gearing up to release a five-track EP titled Lead the Way in early June. The project is being spearheaded by Street People Entertainment. Read More

Freddie, Etana live up to billing

Friday, April, 20 2018    

HEADLINERS Freddie McGregor and Etana as well as Ashe Ensemble delivered sparkling performances in front of a capacity audience at Jammin' on the Lawns — Evening of Excellence held at Shortwood Teacher's College's Cherry Gardens campus in St Andrew on Saturday. Read More

Finding Savannah a home

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior writer | Friday, April, 20 2018    

Jamaican film-makers have found it tough over the years pitching their projects to local television stations, but Mykal Cushnie is hoping for a change of luck with Savannah, the half-hour drama he began production on last year. Read More

Javada feels brand new

BY KEVIN JACKSON Observer writer | Friday, April, 20 2018    

JAVADA has high expectations for his latest project Feel Brand New EP. Read More

MJW scraps swimsuit segment

By Richard Johnson Observer senior reporter | Thursday, April, 19 2018    

THERE will be no swimwear segment at the grand coronation show of Miss Jamaica World 2018.Crown of Beauty Jamaica, new franchise holders of the pageant, made the announcement during its launch at the Knutsford Court Hotel in St Andrew yesterday. Read More

Delightful sets at Evening of Excellence

BY BRIAN BONITTO Associate Editor — Auto & Entertainment bonittob@jamaicaobserver.com | Thursday, April, 19 2018    

DESPITE being bitter rivals on the track and football fields, members of Calabar High and Kingston College choirs lifted their voices in unison to create beautiful music at Evening of Musical Excellence held at Calabar's chapel on Red Hills Road in St Andrew on... Read More


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