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Red Stripe, Sumfest renew partnership

Red Stripe and Reggae Sumfest have renewed their partnership with a three-year global sponsorship deal which will provide a platform to further promote indigenous talent and deliver solid entertainment to reggae music fans across the globe. Reggae Sumfest will launch in New York and Miami in April with a special promotion that will send 50 […]

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Popcaan leads vocals on new Gorillaz song

Virtual British band, Gorillaz, is gearing up for the release of their fourth body of work called ‘Humanz’. The band, represented only by animated characters, made waves in 2001 with the release of their best-known single, Clint Eastwood. The second single from the new album is called Saturnz Barz, and features the vocal talent of […]

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International stars turn to gay bashing

Dancehall music was once painted as hate music by the homosexual community due to the fact that artistes were known to release music denouncing the homosexual lifestyle. Following several appearance cancellations overseas, players in the local music industry began to feel the pressure in their pockets as a result of a strong gay lobby. Ironically, […]

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Charly Black awarded by ASCAP

Following the massive global success of ‘Gyal You A Party Animal’, Charly Black continues to wave the flag for Jamaica and dancehall on the international stage. Charly was in Puerto Rico recently for the ASCAP (American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers) Latin Awards EL Premio – where a song he was featured on was […]

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Jahmiel remains positive despite feud

Reggae/dancehall artiste Jahmiel is currently embroiled in a feud with fellow dancehall artiste Vershon, which has seen the mostly positive artiste opting to deliver some rather controversial lyrics over the last week. The singjay, who is set to perform at several events in the US over the next few weeks, told THE WEEKEND STAR he […]

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Chronixx featured in Adidas short film

Reggae artiste Chronixx was recently recruited as the subject of a short film by SHOWstudio, the home of fashion film. Celebrating the launch of the spring-summer adidas Originals x SPEZIAL collection 2017, filmmakers Nick Griffiths and &SON produced a film with music composed by Matthieu Bost and Jeremie Dessus and narrated by Chronixx. The scenes […]

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Konshens happy with Chris Brown remix

Dancehall artiste Konshens is on a high, following the release of the remix of his hit song, ‘Bruk Off Yuh Back’. The entertainer managed to score a huge collaboration as the remix features international superstar Chris Brown. In an interview with THE STAR, Konshens revealed he had absolutely no problems convincing the megastar to lend […]

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Miss Kitty’s Facebook page hacked

Popular media personality Miss Kitty is the victim of a cyber attack. The Magnum King and Queen’s of Dancehall judge said her Facebook fan page has been hacked. There have been frequent postings of beauty and health care clickbait appearing on Miss Kitty’s page. “We apologise for any inconvenience caused. My team and I are […]

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I will not back down – Vershon vows to continue lyrical battle with Jahmiel

Vershon vows to continue lyrical battle with Jahmiel Dancehall artiste Vershon says he will not back out of the lyrical war between himself and fellow entertainer Jahmiel. The Inna Real Life singer told THE STAR that he and Jahmiel have been at odds for some time, but explained that he chose to now address the […]

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Sean Kingston collabs with Kartel on new video

Sean Kingston collabs with Kartel on new video

Platinum-selling recording artiste Sean Kingston will premiere his music video ‘Chance’ on ‘Billboard.com’ on Friday. The song features incarcerated dancehall king Vybz Kartel, and has been in regular rotation in the dancehall courtesy of DJ Liquid, Boom Boom, CD Fantasy, and other DJs. Kingston also hinted that he will be signing a deal with a […]

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