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Vybz Kartel Issues Statement on Verdict

Following this morning’s Not Guilty verdict, imprisoned dancehall star Vybz Kartel had an ear-to-ear grin, but said little in court. Now he has released the following statement. Text After The Jump…



I had the utmost confidence from the outset as I knew I was being used as a scapegoat…

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Added by DJ Trends on July 25, 2013 at 7:13am — No Comments

Vybz Kartel Freed Of Murder Charges, Remains Locked Up

Dancehall heavyweight Vybz Kartel who was accused of arranging the 2011 shooting death of St. Catherine Businessman Barrington Bossy Burton came to an end today after the Supreme Court judge Bryan Sykes turned down the application of the two witness-statements.



According to the investigating…

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Added by DJ Trends on July 24, 2013 at 10:30am — No Comments

Steel Pulse Stands Up For Trayvon Martin

British reggae band Steel Pulse has weighed in on the Trayvon Martin/George Zimmerman case that has sparked racial tension in the United States.



They have re-released their song Put Your Hoodies On (4 Trayvon) to protest last Saturday’s not guilty verdict in favour of 26 year-old…

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Added by DJ Trends on July 24, 2013 at 3:59pm — No Comments

Prosecution Has A Weak Case, Vybz Kartel Optimistic He Will Walk Free

After the first week of Vybz Kartel high profile murder trial, the dancehall star and his legal team are optimistic about breaking the case.

During the first week, the prosecution called…

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Added by omar on July 21, 2013 at 5:31am — No Comments

Rihanna Triggers 2 Million Spike In Viewership Of Busy Signal “Come Over” Video

Notice Productions C.E.O. Wayne Thompson better known as ‘Unga’ is today a much happier man; this following the recent antics of international multi-award winning Pop/R&B princess Rihanna. Antics! which have resulted in a significant spike in online viewership and renewed interest in one of his productions.

Rihanna in a home-made video now gone viral is seen sitting on what…

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Added by omar on July 20, 2013 at 3:31pm — 2 Comments

Suzie Q and Spanner Banner Finally Admit that they are together!

 
Spanner Banner and his manager, Suzie Q, host of the TV show Video Alley, are getting married, revealed Banner on Irie FM Radio earlier this week.
 
Banner's announcement comes after months of speculation which began in December of last year when Banner was accused by Suzie Q's then husband Mr Absolute of having an affair with his wife. However, both repeatedly denied these allegations even after Suzie Q and Mr Absolute's…
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Added by omar on July 19, 2013 at 3:30am — No Comments

Vybz Kartel Trial Day 4: Prosecution & Defense Argue Over Evidence Act

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Kartel returns to the Home Circuit court today for day four of his high profile murder trial.

Yesterday Justice Bryan Sykes asked the jury to be absent from court until next Tuesday. Over the next three court dates Sykes will hear arguments from both the prosecution and defense regarding a motion filed by prosecutors to have a…

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Added by omar on July 19, 2013 at 2:30am — No Comments

Vybz Kartel Murder Trial Starts Monday, Jury Empanelled Yesterday Friday

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Kartel will get his chance to prove his innocence starting on Monday (July 15).

The Home Circuit Court empanelled a 12 member jury a short while ago.

The case is scheduled to begin Monday morning where the prosecution and the defense will give their side of the story and present evidence

The high profile case saw delays four days straight this week for various reasons…

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Added by omar on July 13, 2013 at 2:08am — No Comments

Chronixx & Zinc Fence Redemption band to Make Sumfest Debut

After a whirlwind breakout year, 'concious' music recording artiste, Chronixx and Zinc Fence Redemption band, will hit the Reggae Sumfest stage on Saturday, July 27. The budding Reggae star is slated to perform on the event's coveted International Night 2 alongside International star Miguel, Grammy award…

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Added by DJ Trends on July 10, 2013 at 10:10pm — No Comments

Spanner Banner Is Getting Married

International reggae singer Spanner Banner has a busy summer ahead of him with various slated shows to an upcoming intimate performance at Usain Bolt's Tracks & Records for the "Behind The Screen" series August 13, 2013. However, the artiste is sure to take some…

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Added by DJ Trends on July 10, 2013 at 10:04pm — No Comments

VYBZ KARTEL NEW CD PUTS THE JAMAICAN JUSTICE SYSTEM ON TRIAL

As the Dancehall genre enters its biggest battle to date against politicians, bourgeoisie journalists and a seemingly well-established system determined to see to its demise, it has gotten timely reinforcement from a most unlikely source – the incarcerated but definitely not silenced…

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Added by DJ Trends on July 11, 2013 at 4:04pm — No Comments

Good News For Ninja Man: He Can Now Travel

While Snoop Dogg and Eddie Murphy chants Red Light... authorites in jamaica has given veteran dj Ninja Man the Green Light to travel abroad to other Caribbean islands.



The veteran dancehall deejay, who got his passport Tuesday, flew to Trinidad where he’s doing ground work for an upcoming charity…

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Added by DJ Trends on July 7, 2013 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Macka Diamond and Lady Saw feuding again - "Leaving The Dancehall To The Desperate Ones"

Veteran Dancehall female artistes Lady Saw and Macka Diamond are at it again. The feud started a few months back when Lady Saw decided to not share the same flight with Macka Diamond. According to Macka Diamond, Lady Saw requested for the promoter to change the flight as she's not comfortable flying on the same plane with Macka Diamond.…

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Added by omar on July 5, 2013 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Tommy Lee's Popularity Declining?

Former member of the Gaza empire..Tommy Lee Sparta has launched his own Guzu Musiq label and has already signed three female acts. Tommy Sparta indicated to a news media that though he still endorses the Vybz Kartel led Gaza camp; he created Guzu to help young and upcoming entertainers. Even…

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Added by DJ Trends on July 7, 2013 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Reggae Artist Tony Rebel Starts JP Duties

Weeks after being sworn in as a Justice of the Peace, entertainer Tony Rebel has started his duties signing and stamping official documents.

The veteran reggae singer talks with Music News about the training process and his role.

Gospel Minister, Producer and singer Tommy Cowan was also sworn in recently as a JP.

In addition to…

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Added by omar on July 5, 2013 at 4:23pm — No Comments

Sizzla Kalonji Appears On Jay-Z’s Magna Carta Holy Grail [AUDIO]

 

Sizzla Kalonji is perhaps one of the most sampled reggae artists of the current generation.

His single “Solid As A Rock” is a classic in its own right and the number of samples will make it one of the greatest reggae singles of all time.

Jay-Z has created…

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Added by omar on July 4, 2013 at 9:16pm — No Comments

Rappers Pay Homage to Shabba Ranks the Dancehall Emperor!

A$AP Ferg and Asap Rocky have collaborated on a single called, "Shabba. In the song the rappers pay homage to legendary Jamaican dancehall artist Shabba Ranks, invoking the name on the hook.

 
Ferg's gritty vocals fit perfectly over the beat from Snugsworth of Modern Outfit. Rocky takes the second verse and uses it to brag about…
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Added by omar on July 3, 2013 at 9:49pm — No Comments

Prosecution Explains Why Kartel Did Not Get Bail

The prosecution in the Vybz Kartel murder case disclosed  new bizarre details as why they opposed a bail application for the artist in the Home Circuit Court this past Friday.



According to the Prosecution, it was in possession of text messages between Kartel and an unidentified person discussing…

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Added by DJ Trends on July 2, 2013 at 9:05am — No Comments

Spice Defends herself against Mavado's allegations!

Dancehall artiste Spice has denied forcing Mansion records' artiste ShakOne out of her collaboration with Mavado on the single called Cheat On Me. According to Spice, she was not told that another artiste was expected to do her part or she would not have agreed…

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Added by DJ Trends on July 3, 2013 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Gun Charge Against Buju Banton Thrown Out

Reports are that Judge James Moody Jr. today threw out the gun charge against International Reggae Artiste Buju Banton.



Justice Moody has also ordered the juror Teri Wright, to show why she should not be held in contempt of court after she told a journalist based in South Florida that…

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Added by DJ Trends on June 26, 2013 at 6:30pm — No Comments

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