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Producer ZJ Chrome will be expanding his own horizons, and more importantly, dancehall’s reach, as he has joined the staff of a new radio station in Costa Rica called Aftercluv 107.5 FM. Aftercluv Radio is a full-blown FM station started by the Universal Music’s Latin dance music arm, the force behind Charly Black’s Gyal You A Party Animal. Universal Music is one of the biggest record labels in the world. However, this is the first time that the label has...

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Friday, 31 March 2017
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In the wake of their historical GRAMMY win for Best Reggae Album as the Producer and Artist for “Strictly Rootsâ€, which was released under their own independent label CTBC Music Group, the Iconic GRAMMY Award-Winning cultured driven band has managed yet again to deliver another classic album. They achieved this by staying true to their formula of authentic Reggae with an effusively eclectic mix. In their latest quest to keep Reggae music relevant in a continuously evolving world of music,...

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Sunday, 26 March 2017
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After an impressive entrance at #3 on the Billboard Reggae chart with his debut album “Big Dealâ€, soulful crooner Christopher Martin is headed on his first major North American tour to deliver what he calls “real-life musicâ€: Earnest, honest songs about everyday realities. From his humble beginnings in Jamaica’s St. Catherine Parish, in a rural district known as Back Pasture, to being catapulted into the entertainment limelight by winning...

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Friday, 24 March 2017
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Jamaica’s contemporary international reggae musician Miguel Orlando known popularly as Sizzla Kalonji is set to drop a new reggae single with Ghana’s Stonebwoy. Sources close to the reggae legend unveils Sizzla has recorded a mind blowing reggae song dubbed ‘ Shoot Yuh’ produced by Jamaican producers JonFx and Alphaphi Music which featured the Ghanaian reggae/dancehall superstar. Stonebwoy happens to be the second African and Ghanaian musician after...

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Friday, 24 March 2017
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Dancehall artiste Vershon says he will not back out of the lyrical war between himself and fellow entertainer Jahmiel. Vershon said that he and Jahmiel have been at odds for some time, but explained that he chose to now address the issues between them as he believes the entertainer took things a bit too far after making mention of his son in one of his diss tracks. “Clearly, mi career is a problem to some artiste. People did a tell mi from...

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Thursday, 23 March 2017
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It would be far from an understatement to say that the upcoming album from Gorillaz is a contender for the year’s most highly-anticipated musical release. When they dropped a single titled “Hallelujah Money†the night before Donald Trump’s inauguration, people understandably lost it, and it showed that the band had lost none of their musical or conceptual prowess. But as exciting as that single proved to be, it is nothing compared to the insanity that is the official...

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Wednesday, 22 March 2017
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Canadian based, Jamaican Emcee “DeeWunn”’s “Mek It Bunx Up†has now reached a combined total of over 25 million views on YouTube, classifying it as a certified viral hit. With the release of the “Bunx Up†album in October, the artist launched the #BunxUpChallenge in order to engage with all the dancers whom performed to the song and shared their videos via Instagram, YouTube and Facebook. The competition spread quickly with over 150 original...

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Friday, 10 March 2017
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The University of the West Indies on Thursday, February 9 officially unveiled the Caribbean Institute for Health Research (CAIHR) to the public at a special event held at  the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel in New Kingston. The Institute, which health professionals and policymakers were familiar with as the Tropical Medicine Research Institute (TMRI) at the University of the West Indies, was granted its name change on May 27, 2016, at a meeting of the University Finance and General Purposes Committee. The...

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Tuesday, 21 February 2017
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Dancehall star Alkaline was on Thursday afternoon transferred to the Criminal Investigation Branch (CIB) headquarters in Kingston to undergo a second round of questioning in relation to a murder case. The deejay, whose real name is Earlan Bartley, reported to the Area 4 police headquarters in Kingston at 9:25 am on Thursday, dressed in a red shirt, blue denim jeans pants and a red baseball cap. He was wanted for questioning in relation to the murder of Rohan “Head” Morris of Three...

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Friday, 10 February 2017
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The police are seeking dancehall artiste Alkaline for questioning in connection to the murder of Rohan Morrison on January 13, 2017 in Marvely, Kingston. According to reports, The Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) said the artiste, whose real name is Earlan Bartley, is to report to the Area 4 Headquarters by Harman Barracks at 5:00 pm tomorrow Wednesday (Feb 8). It is believed that the artiste can assist the police with there investigation. The JCF did not provide any further information...

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Wednesday, 08 February 2017