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Independence Dreams and the Gaza Don

Published on September 26th, 2012 | by asiedu3

- Ryan Jobson; Guest Contributor & Editor Independence Dreams and the Gaza Don A Review of Vybz Kartel’s The Voice of the Jamaican Ghetto  The Voice of the Jamaican Ghetto: “Incarcerated but not Silenced.” Adidja Palmer [&hellip... Read More


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Top 10 Songs To Celebrate Jamaica Olympic Gold

Published on August 21st, 2012 | by CMcCalla

10. Dweet Again Beenie Man Beenie rightfully made the claim the Jamaicans would repeat their performance in the 2008 Olympics. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HZaAQMFHSHQ&w=560&h=315] 9. Shelly Anne Red Rat When Red Rat recorded this song he had no [&hellip... Read More


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Top 20 Jamaican Movies Of All Times

Published on August 21st, 2012 | by CMcCalla

Jamaica has a long and storied history of film, beginning with the first James Bond movie, “Dr. No” until present day movies like “Better Mus Come” and “Ghet A Life.” Picking the Top 20 Jamaican movies [&hellip... Read More


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Memoirs of a Jamaican Media-Man

Published on March 9th, 2012 | by asiedu3

TITLE:    MEMOIRS OF A JAMAICAN MEDIA-MAN AUTHOR:     CAREY ROBINSON PAGE COUNT:  344 PUBLICATION DATE:   March 2012 Memoirs of a Jamaican Media-Man takes us on an epic journey through the life of Carey Robinson, [&hellip... Read More


Music

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SANJAY AND BEENIE MAN WANT ‘A PIECE A DI WINE’

Published on February 2nd, 2012 | by asiedu3

Piece A Di Wine is another in a slew of creditable collaborations by Sanjay…   Kingston Jamaica, February 1, 2012 Noted lyricist Sanjay and ace deejay Beenie Man have teamed up to drop a hot track [&hellip... Read More


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O’NEIL HAS FAITH IN HIS MUSIC

Published on December 2nd, 2011 | by asiedu3

Kingston Jamaica, December 2, 2011: Life music artiste O’Neil Duncan says he has faith that his music will continue to touch hearts. The artiste who last month released his debut album in Cayman is also planning [&hellip... Read More


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Between the Pages

Published on August 2nd, 2011 | by asiedu3

The Lunatic By. Anthony C. Winkler Aloysius is the village madman, tolerated by neighbors but forced to make a living by doing odd jobs. His only company is the animals, trees, and bushes of the woodlands in [&hellip... Read More


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PUSS FOOD AND OTHER JAMAICAN STORIES

Published on July 25th, 2011 | by asiedu3

Puss Food and Other Jamaican Stories is an eclectic and charming collection of fictional short tales that smartly and vividly highlight and examine the traditions, diligence, resourcefulness and idiosyncrasies of Jamaicans – in both rural and urban [&hellip... Read More


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JAMAICAN ART: THEN & NOW

Published on July 25th, 2011 | by asiedu3

JAMAICAN ART: then and now is the revised edition of the first book ever produced on Jamaican Art, tracing the history and development of Jamaica’s multifaceted art movement. It is lavishly illustrated with over 200 full-page, full-colour [&hellip... Read More


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BLOOD OF ANGELS

Published on July 25th, 2011 | by asiedu3

Laku Leon is an artist who lives in France. Half-French, half-Egyptian, tall, handsome and broody, the reclusive twenty-five year old is a graduate of the prestigious Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux-Arts where he had honed his prodigious talent, becoming [&hellip... Read More


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BROWN SUGAR IS THE 2009 DIGICEL RISING STAR

Published on September 21st, 2009 | by asiedu3

    The long anticipated finale of the sixth season finally arrived last Friday. The night, which started at 8:30pm, saw the Denham Town Princess, 2008 Digicel Rising Star, Cameal Davis, opening the show with her [&hellip... Read More


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IMPERIAL BLAZE IS SETTING THE CHARTS ON FIRE

Published on September 3rd, 2009 | by asiedu3

Sean Paul’s fourth studio album has been creating waves all around the world. Imperial Blaze has copped the number 1 spot on the Billboard Rap Album charts knocking out contenders such as Fabulous and Eminem. This [&hellip... Read More


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FAREWELL TO STEELY

Published on September 3rd, 2009 | by asiedu3

Keyboardist Wycliffe ‘Steely’ Johnson of the infamous production duo Steely and Clevie died on Tuesday from a heart failure. Steely who suffered from diabetes contracted pneumonia after removal of a benign tumour at Brookhaven Memorial Hospital [&hellip... Read More


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TRELAWNY WOMEN’S FEST

Published on August 28th, 2009 | by asiedu3

Women in Trelawny will be treated to three days of workshops and motivational talks courtesy of the inaugural Trelawny Women’s Fest. This will be held from September 11-13 and will feature local as well as international [&hellip... Read More


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THE WEEKEND WAS FABULOUS

Published on August 25th, 2009 | by asiedu3

August 7-9 saw the launching of an event series entitled ‘The Weekend’ and by reports, it was a great success. The décor, presentation and service were of first world standards. The interesting blend of attendees was [&hellip... Read More


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SOJA RELEASES ALBUM ENTITLED BORN IN BABYLON

Published on August 24th, 2009 | by asiedu3

Washington D.C. based reggae band SOJA announced that the highly anticipated third full-length album “Born in Babylon“ will be released digitally worldwide, exclusively on iTunes on August 25, 2009. The album follows on the heels of [&hellip... Read More


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GOSPEL NIGHT ON DIGICEL RISING STARS

Published on August 14th, 2009 | by asiedu3

The roof of the Courtleigh auditorium was left in shambles by the end of this week’s Digicel Rising Stars performance show, as performance after performance was a humbling and inspiring experience for both the Judges and [&hellip... Read More


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REGGAE/DANCEHALL/SOCA AT THE NEW JERSEY REGGAE FEST

Published on August 14th, 2009 | by asiedu3

Caribbean music’s highest ranking officials are planning to invade Newark‘s Bears & Eagles Riverfront Stadium on Sunday, September 20th. The ‘King of the Dancehall’ Beenie Man, the ‘International Soca King’ Machel Montano, and Iconic Roots/Dancehall General [&hellip... Read More


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JAMAICA DOING WELL IN DIGICEL CARIBBEAN CUP NEW YORK

Published on August 14th, 2009 | by asiedu3

Reigning Digicel Caribbean Cup New York Champions, Jamaica, managed to draw 1 – 1 with St. Vincent & the Grenadines (SVG) in the feature match of the Digicel Caribbean Cup New York. The match was played [&hellip... Read More


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DAYDREAMS WAS FABULOUS

Published on August 11th, 2009 | by asiedu3

Despite of the heavy rain, patrons clad in full white were ready to enjoy the dream experience last Friday at Long Bay Beach in Negril. Wherever there was shelter at the venue or on the way [&hellip... Read More


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