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Mutabaruka for Bobfest

              DUB poet and social commentator Mutabaruka will take centrestage at An Evening with Mutabaruka scheduled for the Southwest Community Arts Center on New Hope Road in Atlanta on February 2. The event is part of the annual reggae legends tribute dubbed Bobfest, which …

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Queen Ifrica returns with album after seven years

      Queen Ifrica is buzzing following a listening party in New York for her upcoming album, Climb, set for release on January 20with VP Records distributing. The project originally contained 15 tracks produced by Donovan Germain, Patrick “Tony Rebel” Barrett, Clive Hunt, and Rick Warren. But the artiste …

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Ikaya preps for big day Read More::

  K-R-E THE KING – Sweat Her Out Official Video           Singer Ikaya says her debut album for VP Records will be released in the first quarter of 2017. She plans to release singles leading up to the big day. Daughter of former Waterhouse footballer Hugh …

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Drummer Bunny Williams is dead Read More::

  Hector ‘Bunny’ Williams, an acclaimed session drummer who played on a number of hit songs at Studio One, died Thursday at age 79. His daughter Keisha Marie Williams said he died at Cornwall Regional Hospital. He was admitted there two weeks ago for kidney treatment. Born in West Kingston, …

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Tony Rebel shops Salute Read More::

      Rebel Salute organiser Tony Rebel and his attorney-at-law daughter, Jahyudah Barrett, at the festival’s launch at Milk River Restaurant and Lounge in New York last Thursday. With the major show scene in Jamaica growing suspect by the year, Tony Rebel has stepped up promotion for his Rebel …

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Craigy T and Tarrus do One More Song read More::

  Singjay Craigy T is excited about his latest project, a collaboration with reggae singer Tarrus Riley. The single, One More Song, happened rather serendipitously after Riley overheard the early vocal tracks, which had been laid down by Craigy T, and decided he had to be part of that project. …

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Luciano scraps European tour Read More::

    LUCIANO has pulled the plug on his Zion Awake European tour, citing dissatisfaction with his travel and musical arrangements. The singer made the announcement through a three-minute, 47-second video clip on social media. The tour was slated to start in Bremen, Germany on November 2. It would have …

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D-Medz offers advice Read More::

  With peer pressure and negative elements being an issue in Jamaican schools, singjay D-Medz recently took his uplifting Nuh Falla (Bad Company) song to the schools. The artiste performed at Bog Walk High School in St Catherine and St Hilda’s High School in St Ann. He said it is …

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Fenda looks to Concrete Jungle Read More::

    REGGAE singer Chuck Fenda is pleased with the response to his sixth studio album Concrete Jungle. “The album is doing pretty well. This is its third week of release and the distributors have said that sales are steady. I plan to push the promotion more by shooting a …

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