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Beenie Man Bounty Killer

Beenie happy to have Bounty on album

Dancehall artiste Beenie Man releases his album ‘Unstoppable’ today. It features Agent Sasco, Sizzla Kalonji, Chris Martin, Akon, Tarrus Riley, Yellow Claw and, quite interestingly, his rival of more than two decades, Bounty Killer. Beenie Man, whose rivalry with Bounty Killer dates back as far as 1992, told The Weekend STAR that featuring the legendary entertainer on […]

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Beenie Man Bounty Killer

Beenie Man pull big crowd at his 43rd birthday party.

King of the dancehall, ‘The Doctor’ Beenie Man, pulled a bumper crowd of family, friends and fans to his 43rd birthday party at 3b Port Royal Street, downtown Kingston last Friday. And just like the title of his new album, set for release today, the energy and fun at the party were unstoppable.

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Vybz Kartel

Nice times for Kartel

Vybz Kartel is featured on Not Nice, a song by Canadian hip hop artiste PartyNextDoor. It entered the UK pop chart at number 98, and is number 16 on the Billboard R&B/Hip Hop Songs Chart. In Canada, the song entered the Hot 100 chart at number 63. Not Nice is from Partynextdoor 3, PartyNextDoor’s album, which was […]

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Gay group puts heat on Sizzla

Sizzla’s first United States tour in eight years has hit a snag. Promoters of his September 23 show at 1015 Folsom in San Francisco (SF) have switched the show to nearby Oakland after protests by a gay rights group. The group, Queer Humboldt, launched a campaign detailing Sizzla’s previous anti-LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and […]

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Destiny adds twist to Lipstick

Dancehall artiste Destiny ‘Queen of The Pack’ (formerly Destiny Sparta) has added her own flavour to dancehall deejay Vybz Kartel’s single Lipstick. Produced by Que Da Wiz of Da Wiz Records, the remix was released in July. According to Destiny, the single has been gaining momentum. “The reviews have been exceptionally well; people really like […]

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Beenie’s Unstoppable

It’s been 10 years since Beenie Man, self-proclaimed King of Dancehall, released an album. But come tomorrow, the Grammy-winning deejay is dropping his latest project, Unstoppable. The dancehall act invited the media to a special listening party held at 100 on Hope Road in St Andrew on Tuesday. The eclectic 22-track album brings together a […]

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An ode to Bolt

IN 1986 reggae singer Boris Gardiner covered Ben Peters’ penned I Wanna Wake Up with You. The single raced up the European charts. Twenty years later his son, Justin, is hoping for similar fortune with The Fastest Man on Earth. The single is inspired by the heroics of Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. “After he won his […]

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International buzz for Natel

Reggae artiste Natel is soaring on the international music scene. Natel is featured on Forever, the latest single released by Dominican-American pop sensation Kat Deluna. The song, produced by Jordan ‘Trackstorm’ Houyez and Tyrone Edmond, was released in Japan on August 18 and is number one on the iTunes R&B Charts in that country. “I just found […]

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Beenie Man

I was paid! …Beenie Man slams Mr Vegas for demanding credit for samples

Beenie Man slams Mr Vegas for demanding credit for samples Although Mr Vegas has come out demanding that foreign acts give dancehall artistes credit for sampling their work, Beenie Man, who was sampled without credit on Drake’s hit record, Controlla, says once the entertainers are paid for their work nothing else matters. These comments come […]

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Usain Bolt Girlfriend Kasi Bennet Reacts To Cheating Scandal

Usain Bolt main chick Kasi Bennett has reacted to the cheating scandal rocking the couple. As of now all signs point to Bolt being a single man because he has been spotted with at least half a dozen different chicks since concluding his impressive Olympic races. So it’s safe to assume that Kasi Bennett wasn’t […]

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