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Black Panther movie grabs Jimmy Cliff's daughter Nabiyah Be for role

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Ryan Coogler's "Black Panther" released on Thursday and among the cast is actress/ singer Nabiyah Be, who plays the role of Tilda Johnson, aka. Nightshade.Nabiyah Be is a Brazilian-Jamaican actress and singer/songwriter. She's the daughter of Grammy Award winner Jimmy Cliff.

Odessa, the actress' sister confirmed her character's identity on Twitter, from the middle of last year and again in an…

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Added by omar on February 21, 2018 at 2:51pm — No Comments

Reggae Month partners with Red Rose for Gregory on Valentine's Day

The Gregory Isaacs Foundation along with Reggae Month organisers will be hosting the second annual Red Rose for Gregory fund-raising event on Wednesday, February 14, at the Jamaica College Auditorium in St Andrew.

It's among the big events for Reggae Month, as lovers of the genre from all across the world converge on Jamaica to enjoy one of the island's greatest products.…

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Added by Mico on February 14, 2018 at 2:40pm — No Comments

Ghanaian dancehall star Ebony Reigns killed in car accident aged 20

Singer Ebony Reigns has been killed aged just 20 in a car accident. The Ghanaian dancehall/Afrobeat artist died just one week before her 21st birthday in a horror crash in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. According to local reports, Ebony – real name Priscilla Opoku-Kwarteng – was driving to Accra following a trip to Sunyani with two friends when the accident occurred in Mankronso. Ebony’s vehicle collided with a bus which was heading in the opposite…

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Added by Mico on February 14, 2018 at 2:29pm — No Comments

Incarcerated Vybz Kartel touts Sikka Rymes as next big thing in dancehall

Up-and-coming artiste Sikka Rymes is today over the moon after receiving an endorsement from incarcerated deejay Vybz Kartel.

Sikkaa Rymes was labelled as one to watch on a Vybz Kartel Instagram post last week.

In an interview with The STAR, Sikka Rymes says he has been ready to take the music industry by storm for quite some time, but expressed that after…

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Added by Mico on February 14, 2018 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Vybz Kartel’s Mother Speaks On Deejay and Dancehall Influence In Jamaica

Vybz Kartel mother, Teresa Palmer, gave a rare interview recently.

Kartel, whose government name is Adidja Palmer, is currently serving a life sentence for murder but his music and persona is still very influential in the Jamaican entertainment space. “What’s a party without Vybz Kartel music,” the incarcerated deejay said in a post on Instagram recently. In that case, he wasn’t just being…

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Added by Mico on February 14, 2018 at 2:00pm — No Comments

How to exit a bad relationship, according to a new Shenseea song

Kingston artist Shenseea made waves last year when she released "Loodi", a dancehall banger featuring Vybz Kartel and anchored by a clever reference to the strategy board game popular in Jamaica and beyond. A couple of follow-ups fared well and her latest single, the deceptively bubbly "Love I Got For U," is poised to do the same.…

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Added by Mico on February 9, 2018 at 12:56pm — No Comments

Calvin Harris Enlists PARTYNEXTDOOR For Dancehall-Inspired Track 'Nuh Ready Nuh Ready'

EDM's most-wanted producer Calvin Harris has kicked off 2018 a month late but in style with the release of the single "Nuh Ready Nuh Ready", a dancehall-tinged track with a feature by alt-R&B singer and rapper Partynextdoor. The track also came accompanied by a glitched-out, dark-vaporwave-inspired music video that borrows heavily from 80s and 90s nostalgia.



The track itself is decent, not a…

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Added by Mico on February 9, 2018 at 12:49pm — No Comments

Don’t categorize me as a dancehall artist - MzVee

MzVee’s big break in the Ghanaian music industry begun with her releasing hit songs in the dancehall genre.

Ghanaian female artist MzVee has said that she should not be categorized as a dancehall artist.

MzVee’s big break in the Ghanaian music industry begun with her releasing hit songs in the dancehall…

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Added by Mico on February 3, 2018 at 11:24pm — No Comments

Dancehall fans show loyalty with fashion

Dancehall artistes establish themselves as trendsetters influenced by the rhythms of that genre and reggae, and drawing inspiration from everyday street slangs.

Artistes and clothing brands are constantly collaborating, but nowadays it is all about who you represent and who represents you.

As recording artiste Konshens says, "we are international brands, and it's…

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Added by Mico on February 3, 2018 at 10:41pm — No Comments

Do the Marleys Have an Unfair Advantage at the Grammys?

Jamaica is this cool place on the world map that is hardly visible, but everyone knows of the little rock because of its musical legacy. When it comes to the Grammys, Jamaica is always present. In the 2018 staging it was Shaggy's on-stage performance that ensured Jamaica's presence at the live Grammy show, and when he uttered "I'm a Jamaican in New York" (the Grammys show was live at Madison Square Gardens), the crowd response…

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Added by Mico on February 2, 2018 at 2:14pm — No Comments

Reggae's Influence In Europe Just Got Bigger

GERMANY, IT would seem, is leading the way for Europe, earning a massive reputation for itself in Jamaica, especially with the quality and authenticity of its sound. Step up one of the leaders of the gang, Silly Walks.

Consisting of Oliver Schrader and Joscha Hoffman, they are a production outfit whose roots are firmly entrenched in Sound System culture, and they are…

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Added by Mico on February 2, 2018 at 2:11pm — No Comments

Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley Wins 2018 Reggae Grammy “Best Reggae Album”

Gong picked up his third Grammy at the 60th annual Grammy Awards ceremony at Madison Square Gardens in New York City on Sunday night. Damaireleased the 18 track album on July 21st in 2017. The project was released under Republic Records…

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Added by omar on January 29, 2018 at 12:51am — No Comments

Tommy Lee Sparta Visits Vybz Kartel In Prison For First Time

Tommy Lee Sparta finally visits Vybz Kartel in prison.

Kartel’s right hand man Sikka Rymes confirmed that he brought the “Soul Reaper” deejay to visit the Worl’Boss at GP yesterday and everything went smooth. We’re told that Sean Kingston was the middleman who asked Kartel to make peace…

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Added by DJ Trends on January 27, 2018 at 12:26pm — No Comments

Rihanna Has Some New Music With Sizzla Coming

Rihanna is back in the studio working on some new music.

Seems RiRi new album might be coming this year because a very reliable sources said that she is back in the studio and she is working on something with Sizzla. The Bajan pop star was spotted recently hitting up a studio in New York and we’re told she was locked down for hours recording new…

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Added by DJ Trends on January 27, 2018 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Spice attacks int'l market with 'Dancehop'

Last year, Spice vowed that in 2018 she would shake things up by adding more hip-hop to her catalogue. Her first video and single of the year, 'Duffle Bag', was released on Friday, and pointed out that if international acts can use dancehall and reggae to their advantage, Jamaican entertainers are also free to use other genres to make hits.

"I am trying to fuse dancehall with trap and hip-hop. The artistes…

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Added by Mico on January 23, 2018 at 6:57pm — No Comments

Shatta Wale ‘fire shots’ at fellow dancehall artists

Self-acclaimed dancehall king Shatta Wale in a recent video has called on fellow artiste especially dancehall artist to come together and work together to promote Ghana Music.



He gets infuriated when he hears there’s a beef between two Ghanaian artists. He called on all musicians to be one and move Ghana Music forward and stop being bullsh*t.



He…

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Added by Mico on January 23, 2018 at 6:51pm — No Comments

Activities for Reggae Month Launched

Activities for Reggae Month were officially launched during a function held at Ribbiz Ultra Lounge in Kingston on Monday (January 22).

This year’s celebration marks the 11th anniversary of the official declaration of February as Reggae Month.

The month-long activities have received financial support from the Tourism Enhancement Fund (TEF) in the sum of $15…

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Added by Mico on January 23, 2018 at 6:45pm — No Comments

Tarrus Riley Calls For End To Gun Violence In “Graveyard” Video



Tarrus Riley plea for an end to gun violence in his powerful new single “Graveyard.”

The reggae crooner is notorious for his lovers rock single but for this track he switch things up while singing over Rvssian’s Cremlin riddim. The dancehall also features appearances from Vybz Kartel, Chan…

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Added by omar on January 23, 2018 at 5:00am — No Comments

Alkaline Addresses Reports He Is Buying Views On YouTube

Last year, the Vendetta deejay came under scrutiny from dancehall fans, particularly Vybz Kartel fans, who claimed that he has been paying to over-inflate his Vevo views. The allegations comes after Alkaline racked up a number of…

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Added by omar on January 23, 2018 at 1:30am — No Comments

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