Category: Entertainment

  • Jamaican Reggae Icon Pluto Shervington Has Died

    by Howard Campbell SOUTH FLORIDA – Pluto Shervington, a mainstay of the South Florida reggae scene for over 40 years, died in Miami January 19 at age 73. His death has drawn tributes from the region’s Jamaican community. Pluto Shervington Known for hits such as Ram Goat Liver, Your Honour and the contentious I Man Born…

  • Sean Paul’s Tour Dates in New Zealand, Australia and US

    New York – Multi-award-winning and Billboard Chart-topping International Recording Artiste Sean Paul is thrilled to announce his upcoming tour dates in New Zealand and Australia, as well as his highly anticipated headlining performances at major US festivals. Jammin Reggae Festival Kicking off the tour, Sean Paul will make his way to New Zealand and Australia…

  • Keisha Salmon Delivers First Solo, “Thank You Father”

    by Howard Campbell NEW YORK – Before she found solace in the Word of God, Keisha Salmon was a wayward youth from the tough community of Paradise Crescent in Montego Bay. Now an ordained minister of religion, she reflects on those years in Thank You Father, her first song. Produced by Andre “Dretegs” Hawthorne, the…

  • Courtney Undah Privilege Vows a New Year of ‘Godly’ Music

    OAKLAND, California – Multi-talented entertainer Courtney Undah Privilege confirms his new year will be focused on making Godly music. The dynamic lyricist has jumpstarted his efforts with the powerful single “Question.” “Question” is sparking a buzz amongst listeners and garnering a hefty response on numerous Caribbean based radio stations, which have notably added the song…

  • L’Acadco – A United Caribbean Dance Force Performs in New York City to a Capacity Sized Audience

    NEW YORK, NY  – L’Acadco – A United Caribbean Dance Force, Jamaica’s leading contemporary dance company, performed in front of a capacity sized audience on Thursday, January 11, at the Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College, making a triumphant return to New York City after a 20-year absence. Held under the theme: Building…

  • Bent on Stardom, Young T&T Singer, Wisabella Says Elder Artistes Must Be Mentors

    Port-of-Spain, Trinidad –  With some incredibly potent words for the artistes who have paved the way for the youth of her generation, a young, female entertainer says it’s time for the elders in the industry to mentor the youth. Isabella Williams is as beautiful, smart and talented as she is frank. Her ability to sing,…

  • Violinist Leah Flynn’s Impressive Resume: From the Philharmonic to the NBA

    by Howard Campbell ORLANDO – Although only 16 years-old, violinist Leah Flynn’s resume is impressive. She has performed with the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra, American Pops Orchestra and played the American national prior to a Miami Heat/Orlando Magic NBA game. This year, she would love to take on a project close to her roots. The Orlando-based…

  • 5 Reggae Albums on Rolling Stone’s The 500 Greatest Albums Ever

    by Howard Campbell NEW YORK – Five reggae albums by Jamaican artists are on Rolling Stone Magazine’s The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time, which was released on December 31. Those named are Exodus by Bob Marley And The Wailers, which is at #48; Catch A Fire by The Wailers, at #140; The Harder They…

  • JonFX-Produced ‘Hostage’ by Deejay Mission da gr81 Coming Soon

    by Howard Campbell SOUTH FLORIDA – Last year was busy in terms of recording for deejay Mission da gr81, who reckons he did 10 songs for various producers. One of those tracks, Hostage, is scheduled for release this month. Hostage is produced by JonFX, the South Florida-based Jamaican who has enjoyed success with rapper XXXTentacion,…

  • Reggae Artiste Written Kicks Off 2024 with Movie and Album Debut

    by Howard Campbell KINGSTON, Jamaica – Well-spoken and low-key, Written does not fit the profile of artists hyped as the next big thing in dancehall/reggae. With a debut album pending, as well as an appearance in a mega Hollywood movie, the singer is one to watch in 2024. We Alright is the name of his…