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Dancer gets six months for swallowing 50 ganja pellets

A dancer will be ‘jigging’ from behind bars for the next two months after he swallowed 50 cylindrical pellets of ganja and attempted to travel to Barbados with them. Michael Downer, 32, of Hope Pastures, St Andrew, pleaded guilty to the charges of possession and taking steps to export ganja when he appeared in the […]

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Alkaline could spend weekend in jail

Deejay Alkaline could spend the entire weekend in jail as the police press forward with a murder investigation. Senior Superintendent of Police Clinton Laing told THE STAR yesterday that Alkaline is still in custody and that the investigations continue. “The investigations will continue for the weekend but whether he is going to say or not […]

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Alkaline spends night in lock-up

Dancehall deejay Alkaline spent last night at a Kingston lock-up following an extensive interview with detectives yesterday. Peter Champagnie, the deejay’s attorney, said his client has not been charged. “He has been detained and is currently in the custody of the police. The continuation of the interview will go into tomorrow (today),” he told Splash. […]

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Kalado accused of stealing Shizzle Sherlock’s slang

Dancehall fashion enigma turned artiste Shizzle Sherlock has hit out against recording artiste Kalado, claiming the ‘Make Me Feel’ artiste has made a song inspired by his ‘Bruck Talk’ slang without his permission. According to Sherlock, he has been promoting the talk for quite sometime. However, Kalado only recently decided to record a song called […]

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Spice excited about Bunji Garlin remix

Dancehall artiste Spice said she is happy with her decision to do a soca remix for her song ‘Indicator’. The song features soca star Bunji Garlin, and has been creating quite the buzz, according to the deejay. The female deejay told THE WEEKEND STAR that she took a risk on the song by going soca, […]

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Alkaline looking forward to his release – deejay spent last night in jail

Attorney Peter Champagnie has indicated that he is prepared to go to court to press for the release of dancehall artiste Alkaline, who slept in jail last night. The deejay was locked up yesterday after he turned himself into investigators who are probing a case of murder. The entertainer, whose given name is Earlan Bartley, […]

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Bounty Killer slams Foota Hype – Deejay says selector shouldn’t use his name for attention

Dancehall selector Foota Hype recently became the laughing stock on social media after he attempted to gain an acting gig on 50 Cent’s popular television series ‘Power’ by using Bounty Killer’s name to get 50 Cent’s attention. In the note addressed to 50 Cent, Foota Hype wrote: “50 Cent, I need a role in that […]

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Bogdanovich plans exciting week of Sumfest

Following a successful staging of a refreshed Reggae Sumfest, DownSound Entertainment (DSE) has announced that the 25th staging of the festival is slated for Montego Bay, and it will be held between July 16 and 22. The weeklong festival of Jamaican culture encapsulates signature live concerts, Sumfest Sound Clash, a variety of parties, food, and […]

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Rumours dem spreading, says Alkaline – rubbishes claims cops want to question him

Dancehall artiste Alkaline is refuting claims that he is wanted by the police for questioning in relation to an ongoing murder investigation. In a post last night on his official Facebook page, the entertainer labelled the circumstances surrounding the police interest in him as a “big lie”. An excerpt from the post read, “There is […]

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Alkaline wanted for questioning in relation to murder case

Detectives from the Criminal Investigations Branch are seeking popular entertainer Alkaline, real name Earlan Bartley, for questioning in relation to the murder of Rohan Morris. It is believed that he can assist them with the investigations. Bartley is being asked to report to the Area 4 Headquarters, Harman Barracks in Vineyard Town.

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