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Pop Superstar Beyonce is the latest international act to samples elements of Reggae on a single. The single Hold Up, is produced by Diplo from super group Major Lazer, and is featured on her sixth solo album Lemonade. Lemonade was released on Saturday. This is not the first time Beyonce has dabbled with the Jamaican […]

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Gully Bop undergoes dental surgery – Removing damaged teeth for implants

More than a year ago, dentists from New York had their free offer of their services to deejay Gully Bop turned down because of fear that he may lose his original sound. The controversial artiste’s fear seems to have been dispelled because he is currently undergoing several stages of dental surgery to remove his damaged […]

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Beyonce imitates Rihanna and adds reggae to her album.

While Jamaican reggae dancehall artists are trying to cross over into pop, pop artists are dabbling into reggae music at a very high rate. It might be the case of if you don’t appreciate the good thing you got, someone else will do it for you. Recently we have seen Rihanna, Drake and Josh Stone […]

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Gully Bop Getting New Set Of Teeth Ahead Of Wedding With New Girlfriend.

Gully Bop will be sporting a new set of teeth withing the next couple of weeks. Sources close to the viral dancehall deejay told Urban Islandz that he has already starting the process in New York City where he is currently spending time with his new girlfriend A’Mari. Gully Bop Denies Having A Baby Mama, […]

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Kartel’s drops new album next month

Despite being in prison, Vybz Kartel will release a new album next month. The album, which will hit stores June 10, can be pre-ordered exclusively on iTunes, starting May 6th. It will be released by Adidjahiem Records/TJ Records in association with Zojak World Wide, which will do distribution. The 14-track set contains exclusive, never-before-released tracks […]

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Chris Gayle calls his daughter Blush

“Don’t blush, baby”…but she is. At least that is what her daddy calls her. West Indies cricketer Chris Gayle is calling his daughter Blush. He took to Instagram on Wednesday evening to announce the baby’s arrival and laud baby’s mother, Natasha Berridge. “We would like to welcome the arrival of our beautiful daughter ‘Blush’ to […]

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Pop singer Prince dead at 57

Singer Prince has died at his Paisley Park estate in Minnesota at the age of 57, his publicist tells the Associated Press (AP). The Purple Rain artiste was hospitalised last week after his plane for was forced to make an emergency landing in Moline, Ill. He was released a few hours later. Reports are that […]

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Chris Gayle to miss two IPL games for the birth of his first child

Jamaica and West Indies batting star Chris Gayle is set to miss two Indian Premier League games for Royal Challengers Bangalore to reunite with his partner as they expect the birth of their first child. Confirming the news, Gayle posted an image of him sitting in the plane and he expressed his ecstasy by writing, […]

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JOSEF Bogdanovich is the new chairman of Summerfest Promotions, promoters of Reggae Sumfest.

JOSEF Bogdanovich, Downsounds Records CEO, is the new chairman of Summerfest Promotions, promoters of Reggae Sumfest. According to former Chairman Robert Russell, the decision for the American businessman to assume the post was made three weeks ago. “We needed some new pairs of eyes with new energy. He has a wealth of experience and lots […]

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Foota Hype jeers Spice (Audio)

Selector Foota Hype poked fun at dancehall deejay Spice with a video on his official Instagram page, which captured two women fighting in a supermarket. Though the woman in the video is not Spice, Foota’s caption of the video, further mislead fans into thinking that Spice was involved in a brawl with another woman over her husband Nicholas. The […]

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