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The Gleaner , this week, hosted an Entertainment Forum exploring the topic, ‘ m ake dancehall music great again’, with some of the stakeholders in the music industry. Over the next three days, we will be publishing the views and recommendations of the panellists – Patra, Benzly Hype, Squeeze, Koriq Clarke, Danny Browne, Dean Fraser […]

While discussing the local music industry’s current turmoil, in an Entertainment Forum hosted by The Gleaner, on Tuesday, some panellists came at the ready, with their own diagnoses for why contemporary dancehall music, produced locally, has yet to break internationally, like that from pop music chart-toppers who borrow the genre’s elements. Particularly, DJ Squeeze explained […]

Popularity does not necessarily translate into sales. That is the story on the Billboard Reggae Albums Chart this week. Dancehall artistes Jahmiel and Chronic Law debut with paltry sales of their album and EP, respectively. Great Man by Jahmiel is number six with 107 copies sold. Released July 26 by DJ Frass Records and Chimney […]

Vershon was denied entry into Bermuda last Friday by immigration officials. He was slated to perform at the BDA Summer Music Festival the following day. In a release sent to the Jamaica Observer, the singjay’s publicist Shuzzr Smith said his client was one of the show’s headliners. After landing at LF Wade International Airport, he […]

Christ Church, Barbados: Approximately 10,000 costumed revellers in 23 bands braved intermittent showers and chipped through the streets of St Michael on the outskirts of the capital Bridgetown for Monday’s Grand Kadooment Day, the climax to Crop Over 2019. The faded feathers and dripping beads and baubles didn’t stop the masses from having the time […]

Growing up in the volatile Rockfort area in east Kingston, Richard White, despite being gifted with a soul-stirring voice, had ambitions of becoming a lawyer. His dreams, however, were hindered by the hands of poverty, so White pursued a music career as Junior X, using his voice to represent the voiceless and promote truths and […]

Rita Marley, who steadfastly developed her husband’s legacy into a multi-million dollar brand, has been awarded the Order of Jamaica in this year’s National Honours and Awards, announced yesterday by the Jamaican government. The OJ is the country’s fifth highest honour. Marley, widow of reggae legend Bob Marley, leads a cast of entertainment industry veterans […]