MAVADO could find himself in police custody when he returns to Jamaica from touring overseas.
The dancehall star was a no show in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate’s Court last Thursday in his ongoing assault trial.
Mavado’s lawyer, Tamika Harris, who was present in court on behalf of the deejay, asked the judge to stay the warrant execution at least until the…Continue
Added by omar on April 25, 2013 at 3:58pm — No Comments
Elephant Man made gossip headlines today after reports surfaced claiming that he was caught with a group of gays last night.
Several anonymous emails came flooded Urban Islandz inbox today with the allegations. So we reach out to a rep of the dancehall veteran for a comment.
What Ele’s rep said…
Added by omar on April 25, 2013 at 2:11am — No Comments
Vybz Kartel could be having a hard time behind bars if there is any truth to this new piece of information reaching the streets.
Early this morning an inside source in law enforcement said Vybz Kartel was attacked and beaten earlier this week in jail.
The source says the attackers are a cronies of one of Vybz Kartel alleged murder victim, Clive ‘Lazard’…Continue
Added by omar on April 25, 2013 at 1:34am — No Comments
As if Vybz kartel name cannot be tarnished any further.
Scamming has find its way into the heart of Jamaican culture, dancehall.
Scam artists are targeting dancehall stars and Vybz Kartel name is at the center of the controversy.
Sources inside the Gaza camp are saying that an unknown scammer is…Continue
Added by omar on April 25, 2013 at 12:50am — No Comments
The Garnet Silk Foundation is refuting claims that the late singer’s remains were stolen.
Fabian Smith the second child for Garnet tells Music News that his father’s remains are safe and with his children.
Fabian adds that plans are being put in place to take his father to a final resting place that is more secure and will allow fans to freely pay…Continue
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Harry Johnson (center), aka Harry J, a Jamaican musician and reggae producer, died on April 3. He is best known as founder of his seminal Harry J Recording Studio - where Bob Marley & The Wailers recorded their first four Island Records albums -- and for recording what many say was the first reggae single. Here Johnson is flanked by artist Joe White (left) and engineer Sylvan Morris…
Added by omar on April 10, 2013 at 2:30am — No Comments
Shane Brown emerges from his fallout with Busy Signal a bigger force in Jamaican music than he was before.
The Juke Boxx head is now on the management team of two of reggae’s most talented acts on the scene right now, Tarrus Riley and former Rising Star champ Romain Virgo.
Added by omar on April 9, 2013 at 12:09am — No Comments
Diamond Selling Jamaican Artist Shaggy Goes To Jail? + Shaggy Speaks “No Manager Can’t Say They Build Any Artist”
Shaggy and Agent Sasco spent the greater part of Monday night clashing with each other on Instagram.
The friendly lyrical clash started when Direalshaggy posted an hilarious video of the Cookie Monster comparing the character to Sasco. Seems the Agent wasn’t about to sit by and let…
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An upcoming dancehall artist name Dazzla is accusing I-Octane of stealing his song.
The accusations came just days after I-Octane drop his latest single “Wuk Up Yuh Body,” produced by Markus Records.
According to Dazzla, I-Octane first heard the song during a recent taping of Magnum Kings & Queens of…Continue
Sean paul and Beenie Man drop a banger when they released their new collaborative single “Greatest Gallis” in January.
The dancehall track was released on the Sneak Preview Riddim, produced by Gutty Bling Claims Records.
The two dancehall kingpin recently shot the video for the single.…
Added by omar on April 6, 2013 at 4:00am — No Comments
Today is April Fools day people.
The joke is getting stale now. Someone started a rumor this morning just like they did every year claiming that Vybz Kartel was released from jail.
Lot's of fans have been asking us if the rumor is true and the answer to that question is NO.
Vybz Kartel is still very much behind bars and will be…Continue
Added by omar on April 2, 2013 at 3:39am — No Comments
Tami Chin is glowing and so too is her husband Wayne Marshall.
The singer, who is pregnant with her first child and second for Wayne Marshall, posted a picture on photo sharing website Instagram which shows Tami showing off her baby bump while she braces on her…Continue
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Many persons have often lamented the fact that Jamaican music videos hardly ever showcase the true beauty of the island paradise. Well, enter Canada-based singer, Shalli, with her video for the…Continue
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