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Vybz Kartel: “Dancehall is in jail too”

 It has been slightly over two years since Kartel was incarcerated over murder charges. In a recent interview Kartel said as long as he remains behind bars, so too does the success of dancehall music. In addition Kartel said dancehall has suffered a major set back since he’s been behind bars and there is no…

Sanchez Signs Big Distribution Deal

sanchez reggae artiste

 Long serving artiste Sanchez has signed a distribution deal with internationally well-known distribution company New Millionaire Entertainment. Known for an excess amount of hit songs and a clear-cut voice, Sanchez is one of the most demanded artistes. This distribution deal may be the fundamental aspect that will get him the world-wide interest he is looking…

Onstage TV: Ricky Trooper Interview

Ricky Trooper in Antwerp, Belgium in 2001

 Check out the Onstage TV interview with former Killamanjaro Sound selector Ricky Trooper. Winford Williams and Ricky talk about various topics like the reason why Trooper lost his USA visa back in 2009 and YouTube video’s that might be of a negative influence to his career in the near future. Winford and Ricky also chat…

Vybz Kartel Trial Latest News: E-Mail from the World Boss

  Being incarcerated won’t mute Vybz Kartel‘s outspoken thoughts about the “injustice system of Jamaica.” Kartel was cleared in the death of 27-year-old promoter Barrington “Bossie” Burtona, yet remains behind bars for the fatal beating of friend Clive “Lizzard” Williams. The World Boss said the numerous murder allegations (including a third, this time involving former…

Introducing Stratus: Rising Reggae Star From Jamaica

 Introducing talented Reggae Artiste From Jamaica, Stratus. With his unique voice and unique delivery of music, Stratus certainly makes him worthy of the title of “A true reggae artiste.” He mostly delivers love songs for the ladies, sometimes expressing feelings of a hopeless romantic, and often times expressing feelings of someone truly happily in love.…

Mavado – Soldiers (R.I.P Roach) October 2013

 Patrick “Roach” Samuels was shot and killed in Kingston Jamaica on September 15th 2013. Samuels was formerly Vybz Kartel’s road manager and produced the popular “Siren” riddim containing hits like Kartel’s “Emergency” and Sean Paul’s “Breakout” off SP’s hit album, The Trinity.

Tessanne rocks THE VOICE blind auditions (VIDEO)

tessanne chin rocks the voice blind auditions

 9-25-2013 Update: new YouTube link. Seems the broadcast company is issuing copyright strikes.. Tessanne Chin, the Jamaican star artiste who brought us “Hideaway” in 2007, performed on The Voice last night and she blew away the judges! On stage she re-created the song “Try” (originally performed by Pink) in a fabulous way. It took the…