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Marvin The Beast refuses to quit stunts

Ever since news emerged that dancer Marvin The Beast had injured himself after falling from the roof of a building at a recent party, several persons have been cautioning the entertainer to take it easy as this may be just the beginning of a series of unfortunate events for the dancer. In between comments expressing […]

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Chronixx is one of the biggest new artists in reggae, as well as part of a younger generation of Jamaican musicians who give old-school sounds a fresh take.

Chronixx denies being in car crash

Reggae artiste Chronixx has responded to news that he was involved in a car accident. This comes after several websites claimed that the entertainer was involved in a car crash over the weekend and had to be hospitalised as a result of injuries he sustained. The stories claimed that the singer was returning home from […]

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Lisa Hyper reunites with MC Nuffy

Former Gaza artiste and protege of Vybz Kartel Lisa Hyper has rekindled her working relationship with former road manager MC Nuffy. The artiste, who is known for songs like Trust, Bills and Message To Vybz Kartel, now plans to empower women with her music. “Nuffy and I haven’t worked together for four years, and we […]

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Tuff Gong to relaunch vinyl services

Tuff Gong International has announced it will be relaunching its vinyl manufacturing services in February as part of a partnership with Sunpress Vinyl. In a press release sent to THE STAR, General Manager of Tuff Gong International Marie Bruce said Tuff Gong is happy to rejoin the vinyl movement. “Bob Marley’s vision was a one-stop […]

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Chris Martin’s ‘Paper Loving’ hits Spotify milestone

International reggae recording artiste Chris Martin achieved a milestone this week as news has emerged that his single ‘Paper Loving’ has surpassed 10 million streams on music platform Spotify. The song’s producer, ZJ Chrome, announced the achievement on his Instagram page, claiming that the 10 million streams is a record for artistes of the genre. […]

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Flippa Mafia charged with assaulting guard

Incarcerated artiste Flippa Mafia has been charged with assaulting a guard following his conviction for drug trafficking. Flippa Mafia, whose given name is Andrew Davis, is serving a 25-year sentence in a New Jersey prison. The deejay is to answer to charges of aggravated assault when he makes his appearance in the Cumberland County Supreme […]

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Bounty, Ninja lecture cops

Bounty, Ninja lecture cops

A session organised to motivate members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) yesterday received crime-fighting instructions from two of the most unlikely individuals that one would expect to see addressing cops — dancehall deejays Bounty Killer and Ninjaman. But Bounty Killer, whose given name is Rodney Pryce, and Ninjaman, real name Desmond Ballentine, who have […]

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Nesbeth gets double YVA nods

Singjay Nesbeth is pleased with his two nods in the upcoming Youth View Awards. The entertainer was nominated for Cultural Artiste of The Year and Favourite Local Chart-Topping Song of the Year. The My Dream singer said about 2016 when he lost his wife and sister months apart, “2016 was a very challenging year for […]

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Bounty, Ninja Man urge J’cans to help fight crime

Bounty, Ninja Man urge J’cans to help fight crime Dancehall icons Bounty Killer and Ninja Man were guests yesterday at an initiative by the national security ministry aimed at boosting the morale of its members. The police force is on a renewed drive to create a safer and prosperous Jamaica. At the event that was […]

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Gays love dancehall – Cross-dresser Chrissy was inspired by Passa Passa DVDs

Following a viral video which shows cross-dresser Dancehall King Chrissy dancing to Kalado’s song, Bounce, many viewers of the video have been wondering if the social media sensation was indeed a fan of dancehall music or mocking the genre, which often lashes out at taboo sexual practices. But those questions were recently answered in an […]

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