Dancehall fans look out for Vybz Kartel, aka Addi Innocent, new album Reggae Love Songs and Other Things due in June.
Reps for the self-proclaim Worl’Boss told Urban Islandz that the album will feature 14 tracks and will be released under Kartel’s baby mother, Tanesha…
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A top dancehall artist thought he was dabbling in unique U.S hip hop fashion, but only pissed off his fans in the process who went and social network to give the deejay a wake up call. According to his fans, they are not a fan of men wearing skirt fashion.…Continue
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Dancehall artiste Destiny Sparta says positive music is not getting attention in dancehall. According to the artiste signed to Tommy Lee Sparta's Guzu Musiq, positive music takes longer to blow up.
The artiste also pointed to Assassin, who she says does positive music, but is yet to receive the…
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Is Samantha J the new Rihanna out of the Caribbean?
Samantha J is still reaping the success from her breakout single “Tight Skirt.”
The Jamaican songbird is now sign with Columbia Records and is working on her debut album.
The 17-year-old Ocho Rios singer says she is happy to be a…
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American pop artiste will.i.am has sampled the work of recording artistes Bounty Killer and Aidonia for his latest studio effort called Birthday.
The song will be featured on Will.I.am's upcoming album. Will has won several Grammy awards with his band Black Eyed Peas.
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REGGAE entertainer Queen Ifrica has been pulled as headliner at Amazura Concert Hall in Queens, New York, tonight, due to mounting pressure from the gay community.
Six other Jamaican female acts are also booked to perform.
“She is not performing… everyone else will. The…
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Bugle is anointed.
The dancehall deejay launched his debut album Anointed to rave reviews last week. The 16-track album has been available on iTunes from May 6, but Bugle held a successful album launch party with a lot of support from fellow artists in dancehall.
Reps for the…
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Embattled dancehall star Vybz Kartel is currently serving a life sentence in a maximum security prison after being convicted for the murder of Clive “Lizard” Williams.
Cops has yet to find Williams’ body.
Law enforcement sources say that they are still investigating the case in…
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Dancehall fans are already wondering if veteran deejay Ninja Man could meet the same fate as Vybz Kartel.
Ninja Man will be going on trial on November 10 for a 2009 murder that also involved his son Janiel Ballentine and another man name Dennis Clayton.
Sources close to the prosecution…
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Globetrotting Dancehall superstar Demarco made a triumphant return to the African continent over the weekend performing to a mammoth gathering on Saturday night during the Club Music Street Jam held at First Street, Industrial Area. The concert marked Demarco’s second in the Ugandan capital…Continue
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The beef between dancehall heavy weights Bounty Killer and Mavado is spilling over into their respective camps.
Bounty Killer recently reignite his feud with his former protege Mavado when he dropped a slew of diss songs aimed at the Gullyside singjay.
Mavado has since dismissed the…
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Sizzla Kalonji was honoured by the government of Gambia when he recently performed at a series of events there.
Perceived as a liberator with a cause, Sizzla also acted as cultural ambassador for the 11th staging of the Gambia Roots International Festival in Banjul, West Africa.
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ONE of the largest countries comprising the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is Dubai. Its flourishing economy has made it the cosmopolitan centre of the Middle East.
While most of its older citizens observe rigid religious rituals, a younger generation has embraced western pop…
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The legal team and official defense support committee of incarcerated Dancehall/Reggae singer, Mark Myrie, more popularly known as Buju Banton, has spoken out against a purported scam being committed against the entertainer as they say someone has been falsely acting as an agent on the entertainer’s…Continue
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ZJ Wah Wa is currently sitting in a jail cell in Broward County, South Florida after being picked up by U.S. Marshals earlier this month.
Urban Islandz obtained new information that ZJ Wah Wa, whose real name is Deon-ville Antonio Ohara, has since being charge with wire fraud.
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Bounty Killer is not the only deejay who have beef with Mavado.
Flexxx, who is a former friend of Mavado, just released a new diss track aimed at the Gullyside singjay titled “Dark Storm.”
But it’s the allegations in the song that have everyone talking. In the gritty single, Flexxx accused Mavado of taking Drake money to build a library in…
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Dancehall producer Notnice talks about not forgiving Vybz Kartel for talking away his studio recording equipment , How will Kartel adjust to prison life, Working With Alkaline, His the eye tattoo real + More (check out full interview inside) .…Continue
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Mavado has broken his silence on the ongoing tension between himself and fellow entertainer Bounty Killer.
The two who…Continue
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Popcaan is gearing up to release his debut album, Where We Come From, on June 10.
The Unruly Gang deejay is currently working hard in the studio on the 13-Track album.
Popcaan reps told Say that the album will be heavily pushed to meet the release date.
As for guest features, the…
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Tommy Lee Sparta is one of the first dancehall artists to be deported from another country in recent times.
But the Guzu Musiq deejay is taking the Dominican government to court after being deported from the Caribbean island in February.
Tommy Lee, whose real name is Leroy…
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