The brother of Jamaican dancehall artist Bounty Killer was arrested at the RLB International Airport Saturday morning for allegedly stealing a cell phone. This was just before Bounty Killer and his entourage were about to board a flight from St. Kitts. A source told WINN Saturday that the suspect, known as Mark Price was at the airport around minutes to 9am along with…Continue
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Jamaican activist Angeline Jackson (left) and Etana (right) share what human rights mean to them at Human Rights First’s celebration of International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia.
Last week at an event with Human Rights First commemorating International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia, Etana described how having LGBT friends has shaped her…Continue
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Diana King, born 8 November 1970 in Spanish Town, Jamaica is a singer-songwriter who specifically performs a mixture and fusion of reggae, reggae fusion and dancehall.
On 28 June 2012, Diana King declared “Yes I am a Lesbian” to her fans from her official Facebook page.
She was honoured for her bravery on 16 December 2012 and was presented with the…
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While dancehall artist Alkaline has found himself in the company of top artists of the industry, it is no secret that he isn’t a favourite. Alkaline released a song entitle “One inna dem head” in November 2014, which was said to be firing shots at incarcerated ‘King of the Dancehall’ Vybz Kartel.
In the song Alkaline said “How some b#$%!@hole suh comfortable weh dem deh?” this was said to be in reference to Vybz Kartel behind bars, and another line “man a wash u…Continue
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Mavado is not the only dancehall celebrity to be accused of being a deadbeat dad. Elephant Man is also under fire from one of his daughters for being less than a father to her.
The female, who is allegedly the daughter of “Pon Di River” deejay, wrote a message on Facebook on Father’s Day and tagged the dancehall star.
“All some man supposed to feel like…Continue
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Well it seems as if every month there is a new TREND in Jamaica, last month we adapted to the #CharlieCharlie saga that basically took over the schools and home island wide but due to the demonic origin behind it the government has put a stop to it and perhaps we Jamaicans got bored and started another.
There is not an official name for this new trend as yet…Continue
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Dancehall artiste Konshens was in for a surprise yesterday morning after finding out that his official Instagram page, @konshenssojah, was no longer accessible.
The page, which had 142,000 followers, had disappeared. He took to Twitter to vent his disappointment.
“Woke up … Instagram GONE!! Don’t know why … Who knows anyway … if it wasn’t for the fans, I’d…
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Dancehall artist Gage says he is disappointed in the direction Dancehall is taking and adds that he is ‘saving’ dancehall.
The artiste says that everyone seems to be fighting out artists and even Dancehall artistes are jumping ship to other genres such as Hip Hop.
Gage says he will be one of the artistes fighting for Dancehall.
He notes that he…
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Deejay Potential Kidd made his name with the gimmicks tune 'A Yah So Nice', but the truth is that yahso really not so nice for the kid. He is listed as 'WANTED' by the police
Cops say they are seeking the deejay for questioning in relation to the ongoing violence in the Trench Town area of western Kingston.
The western Kingston police, who have seen an…Continue
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Dancehall artist Deva Bratt is on the run in the United States after a warrant was issued for his arrest.
Bratt, who has been based in Florida for the last few years, has his legal troubles grew deeper when he missed a court date earlier this month. A judge immediately issued a warrant for his arrest but cops have been unable to find him ever since.
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Mavado is one of the richest artists in dancehall currently but his baby mother says she or their son is not benefiting from the singjay’s wealth.
The “So Special” singer posted a photo of himself and his son on Instagram on Father’s Day. The Gullyside head also posted another photo with the caption, “When your kids tell you your the best dad in the world…
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Shebada or Bounty baby ??? Bounty Girlfriend gave birth
A burglar reportedly broke into the Fort Lauderdale hotel room of popular comedian Keith ‘Shebada’ Ramsey last night and stole money and several important items including his passport.
Shebada was performing in Miramar with his crew, in their new comedy called "Bangarang," when someone allegedly entered his hotel room.…Continue
Gaza Slim, born Vanessa Saddler, joined forces with the Portmore Empire in 2010 which was founded and lead by incarcerated dancehall superstar, Vybz Kartel.
Slim’s career took off immediately after she voiced her hit single “One Man”, which also featured Vybz Kartel. Since then the duo has recorded many singles that have done well and is still…Continue
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The recent Summer Rave show in Philadelphia in The United States was sold out! The show which featured Alkaline, Dexta Daps and D ‘Angel was a hit but left a few patrons disappointed.
With the highs and lows from his last performance at the Best of The Best concert in Miami Florida, Alkaline proved to have more lows than highs on this show, with D Angel taking…Continue
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Dancehall singing sensation Dexta Daps is getting some heavy criticism from his fans for his new music video “7Eleven.”
In case you haven’t seen the video, chances are you won’t be able to anymore because Daps removed the clip from his YouTube vevo channel.
Since making its debut last week, the dancehall singjay’s fans have been criticizing the concept…Continue
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Word on the street are that international dancehall superstar Mavado and the fast rising blacked eye sensation Alkaline are embattled in a war of word on who has more money.
Its said that Alkaline threw the 1st punch on the DJ Sunshine produced “Wangla Riddim” where Alkaline said “Declare Whey Yuh Have” and also claiming to be the new Shabba Ranks of Dancehall…Continue
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Foota Hype is looking much happier these days following his bitter split with Ishawna last year.
The producer/sound system selector stopped by OnStage with Winford Williams last week where he opened up about his new baby mother.
“That is my baby mother and she got pregnant so it’s official that she is my baby mother, but I am my first lady, I am my wife, everything…Continue
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Vanessa Bling, formerly known as Gaza Slim, has been having a good year with several new singles under her belt in rotation on dancehall airwaves.
The dancehall singjay stopped by OnStage last weekend where she performed a medley of her new tracks live including “Future Guaranteed,” “My Man,” and “Wah Do Dem.”
During her sit down with Winford Williams, Vanessa Bling…Continue
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Rihanna‘s upcoming album R8, due toward the end of the year is in the making and it’s official by now that she will add to it some original and real Jamaican Dancehall twist. It was about time.
Rihanna ‘s entourage contacted Vybz Kartel, but also Mavado, Busy Signal and Popcaan as well as some other dancehall artists, for guest appearances in her album in…
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DANCEHALL music rocked American clubs and charts during the 1990s. Shabba ruled the roost, and not far behind were Mad Cobra and Patra, queen of the pack.
Sporting trademark braids, 42-year-old Patra says music is still a big part of her game. But she and husband Donahue Jarrett are preparing to expand their lifestyle brand in July by launching the Chateau 7…Continue
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