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Freedom or Retrial? Vybz Kartel Hearing Begins; Shawn Storm’s Lawyers Point Finger at Blogger ‘Sir P’

Attorneys representing dancehall star Vybz Kartel and his co-accused, Shawn "Shawn Storm"

Shadow Shadow June 10, 2024

Sean Kingston Transferred to Florida Jail, Bond Set at U$100,000, Lawyer Refutes Fraud Allegations

Jamaican-American singer Sean Kingston, 34, has been transported from California to South

Shadow Shadow June 4, 2024

Health Minister Dr. Christopher Tufton Hospitalized After Cycling Accident Involving Dancehall Artiste Valiant

Jamaica's Minister of Health and Wellness, Dr. Christopher Tufton, is currently receiving

Shadow Shadow June 2, 2024

Dancehall Artiste Sikka Rymes Resurfaces on Social Media with Dramatic Transformation

Dancehall artiste and Gaza camp affiliate Sikka Rymes, born Javian Chambers, has

Shadow Shadow June 1, 2024

Sean Paul and Shenseea Featured on ‘Bad Boys: Ride or Die’ Soundtrack, Lionel Messi Makes Cameo in Film

The long-awaited fourth instalment of the 'Bad Boys' franchise, "Bad Boys: Ride

Shadow Shadow May 30, 2024

Sean Kingston Remains in Jail, Mother Released on Bail; Both Facing Over 18 Fraud Charges

Jamaican-American singer Sean Kingston is embroiled in some serious legal troubles following

Shadow Shadow May 28, 2024

Elaine Thompson-Herah Makes History as First Caribbean Athlete Named Ambassador for Christian Dior

In a groundbreaking move, Jamaican sprinter and five-time Olympic gold medalist Elaine Thompson-Herah has been named an ambassador for luxury

Shadow Shadow May 26, 2024

Nicki Minaj Misses Manchester Concert After Netherlands Airport Arrest for ‘Soft Drugs’

Trinidadian-American rapper Nicki Minaj was detained at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport on Saturday, May 25, which led to the

Jay Savage Jay Savage May 25, 2024

Sean Kingston Arrested in California Hours After Police Raid His Rented Florida Mansion

On Thursday, May 23, Jamaican-American singer Sean Kingston was arrested in California on fraud charges hours

J Small J Small May 24, 2024

Sean Kingston’s Florida Mansion Raided by Police; Mother Arrested Amid Lawsuit

Early Thursday morning, Jamaican-American singer Sean Kingston's Florida mansion was raided by police personnel attached to the Broward Sheriff’s deputies and the Davie

Shadow Shadow May 23, 2024

Sean Paul Urges Jamaica to Cut Ties with British Monarchy, Criticizes UK Visa Restrictions

Grammy award-winning dancehall superstar Sean Paul has called for Jamaica to sever its ties with the British Monarchy,

Jay Savage Jay Savage May 22, 2024

George Nooks and Education Minister Warn: Popular Songs May Be Influencing Youth Violence in Jamaica

Jamaican singer George Nooks has recently voiced his concern over the potential link between

Jay Savage Jay Savage May 18, 2024

‘Bob Marley: One Love’ Biopic Nominated for “Best Movie” at Upcoming 2024 BET Awards

At the forefront of this year's BET Awards nominations stands the musical biopic, "Bob

Jay Savage Jay Savage May 16, 2024

Squidell Shares Insights About Renowned Music Producer Mikey Bennett From His Forthcoming Book

In the vibrant tapestry of the Jamaican music industry, where aliases often punctuate

Shadow Shadow May 15, 2024

Vybz Kartel’s Legal Team Files Application Seeking His Release Ahead of June 10 Court Hearing

In a bid for freedom, lawyers representing renowned dancehall entertainer Vybz Kartel, along

Jay Savage Jay Savage May 13, 2024

Ice Spice Teases New Music Video Sampling Sean Paul’s Billboard Hit ‘Gimme The Light’

Bronx-based rapper Ice Spice has kindled anticipation among her fans with a tantalizing sneak

Shadow Shadow May 9, 2024

Jamaica Ranked No.1 in The Caribbean on the 2024 World Press Freedom Index

In a significant leap forward, Jamaica has ascended eight places in the latest World Press

Shadow Shadow May 5, 2024

Sizzla Kalonji Spotted at Miami International Airport After 5-Year Hiatus from the U.S

In February, Sizzla Kalonji's U.S work permit was reinstated, and on May 1st and 3rd, he was

Shadow Shadow May 3, 2024

Universal Music Group and TikTok End Feud, Sign New Licensing Agreement, Jamaican Artists to Benefit

In a significant move for both the music and social media industries, Universal

Shadow Shadow May 2, 2024

Davido and Celebrity Chef Wife Chioma Celebrate Her 29th Birthday in Jamaica

Power couple Davido and celebrity chef Chioma Adeleke have been making headlines as they jetted off

Shadow Shadow May 1, 2024

Bounty Killer Shows Support for American Rapper NBA YoungBoy Following His Arrest in Utah

Jamaican dancehall legend Bounty Killer, renowned for his outspokenness and advocacy for social

J Small J Small April 30, 2024

Survey Shows Radio on the Decline, Only 28% of Jamaicans Listen, JAMMS Advocates for More Radio-Edits

In a bid to adapt to evolving consumer preferences and maximize revenue

Shadow Shadow April 28, 2024

TikTok Prepares for Legal Showdown Amid U.S. Ban: Explores Shutdown Option but Won’t Sell

In response to the recent legislative move by the United States government

Shadow Shadow April 27, 2024

Broadcasting Commission Enforces Ban on Jamaican Airwaves; Songs About Speeding Added to List

On October 11, 2022, the Broadcasting Commission of Jamaica (BCJ) issued a directive mandating local broadcasters to

Shadow Shadow April 26, 2024

Usain Bolt Named Ambassador for T20 Cricket World Cup, Set to Premier Anthem with Sean Paul and Kes

Olympic sprint legend Usain Bolt has stepped onto the cricketing stage, donning a new

J Small J Small April 24, 2024

Bob Marley & The Wailers ‘Sugar Sugar’ Featured in New Apple TV+ Crime Series ‘Sugar’

The unmistakable rhythms of Bob Marley & The Wailers' classic hit 'Sugar Sugar' have

Shadow Shadow April 21, 2024

U.S. 250% Visa Fee Hike Takes Effect, Putting Strain on Jamaica and the Global Music Industry

Performing in the United States has long been a dream for countless Jamaicans

Jay Savage Jay Savage April 18, 2024

Vybz Kartel and Co-Accused Fate Hangs in the Balance as Court of Appeal Retrial Hearing Set for June

As the legal saga surrounding dancehall icon Vybz Kartel, Shawn Storm and their co-accused

J Small J Small April 12, 2024

Professor Donna Hope and Associates to Launch New Bilingual Book on ‘Dancehall Queen’ Culture

In a captivating fusion of artistry and academia, Professor Donna P. Hope, alongside The

Shadow Shadow April 9, 2024

Spotify to Introduce Price Hikes, New Subscription Tier, and Streaming Threshold for Royalty Qualification

As the digital music landscape continues to evolve, Spotify, the pioneering Swedish streaming

Jay Savage Jay Savage April 8, 2024

Investigation Launched Following Tussle Between Popcaan and the Police at Impromptu Bike Show

Dancehall star Popcaan found himself entangled in another controversy this past weekend as an

J Small J Small March 25, 2024

Delaware Welcomes Reggae Royalty: Stephen Marley Honoured With the Key to the City of Wilmington

Amidst Reggae's melodic beats and the crowd's echoing cheers, Wilmington, Delaware, welcomed back

Jay Savage Jay Savage March 23, 2024

Fatal Error in Vybz Kartel Trial: Former Prime Minister PJ Patterson and King’s Counsel Hugh Small Speak Out

Amidst the swirling debate surrounding the high-profile trial of incarcerated Jamaican entertainers Vybz

Shadow Shadow March 20, 2024

Bold Promise: Opposition Leader Mark Golding Vows to Make Bob Marley a National Hero if They Form The Next Government

Making a bold proclamation during his address at the annual Budget Debate, Opposition

Shadow Shadow March 19, 2024

Director of Public Prosecutions Paula Llewellyn Announces Intention for a Retrial of Vybz Kartel Murder Case

Jamaica's Director of Public Prosecutions, Paula Llewellyn, has intensified the debates around the

Shadow Shadow March 18, 2024

Vybz Kartel’s Privy Council Ruling Shakes Jamaican Judiciary: Lawmakers Race to Close Legal Loopholes

In the wake of last Thursday's decision by the UK Privy Council to overturn

Shadow Shadow March 17, 2024

Attorneys for Vybz Kartel and Co-Accused Expected to Seek Bail Following UK Privy Council’s Ruling

In a dramatic turn of events, the UK Privy Council delivered a resounding verdict

J Small J Small March 14, 2024

Murder Conviction Quashed: UK Privy Council Sends Vybz Kartel Case Back to Appeal Court

In an interesting turn of events, the UK Privy Council, the apex of

Shadow Shadow March 14, 2024

Finance Minister Dr. Nigel Clarke Issues Statement to Reggae Singer Protoje During Budget Debate

A stirring declaration resonated through the chambers of Gordon House when Jamaica's

J Small J Small March 12, 2024

Jamaican Government to Launch Insurance Programs for Entertainment and Creative Practitioners This Year

In a groundbreaking move aimed at safeguarding the welfare of Jamaica's entertainment and creative practitioners,

Shadow Shadow March 11, 2024

TikTok Turmoil: Independent Music Publishers Could Leave Platform in May, Warns Publishing Agency

As the digital landscape continues to evolve, the intersection of music and

Jay Savage Jay Savage March 8, 2024

Judgment in Vybz Kartel and Shawn Storm UK Privy Council Appeal to be Handed Down on March 14

The anticipation is evident as the date approaches for the momentous decision

Shadow Shadow March 8, 2024

Buju Banton Warns Jamaicans, Declares Himself a ‘Singer’: ‘Mi Anuh Nuh B*mb*cl**t Entertainer’

Reggae-dancehall icon Buju Banton has issued a stirring call to his fellow Jamaicans, cautioning

Shadow Shadow March 7, 2024

Boston City Council Declares March 2nd ‘Burna Boy Day’: Singer Honored with Government-Certified Plaque 

In a remarkable tribute to the global impact of Afrobeats, the Boston City Council has

J Small J Small March 4, 2024

Tanya Stephens Issues Election Challenge to Prime Minister Andrew Holness, “Call the general if yuh a ‘gad'”

Amid the intense scrutiny and vibrant discussions surrounding Jamaica's local government elections, anticipation

Shadow Shadow February 29, 2024

Creative Industry Holds Potential to Boost Jamaican Economy, Contributing Over $2.2 Billion in 2022

In the vibrant hub of Kingston lies the beating heart of Jamaica's creative sector. The

Jay Savage Jay Savage February 27, 2024

New Report Exposes Streaming Dilemma: 158 Million Songs Had Less Than 1,000 Plays, 45 Million Got No Plays

In Jamaica, many artists within the local music industry are currently grappling with

Shadow Shadow February 24, 2024

Jamaica Generates Billions in Media Value from Bob Marley Biopic; Minister Proposes Creation of ‘Jollywood’

The Jamaican premiere of 'Bob Marley: One Love' biopic, held at the Carib

Shadow Shadow February 20, 2024

Vybz Kartel Appeal Day Two Recap: Overturn Conviction or Proposal for New Trial? Privy Council Decision Looms

The two-day hearing before the U.K. Privy Council concerning incarcerated entertainers Vybz Kartel, Shawn Storm, and

Shadow Shadow February 15, 2024

Vybz Kartel Appeal Day One Recap: UK Privy Council Tackles Bribery Allegations and Telecom Issues

The highly anticipated appeal hearing of Jamaican dancehall artists Vybz Kartel, Shawn Storm and their

Shadow Shadow February 14, 2024
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