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MAS MANIA: Cop gets carnival wine in car trunk

A cop extended his service to two Xaymaca revellers who showed off their wining skills along Lady Musgrave Road in Kingston. While seated in the trunk of a police service vehicle, two revellers backed-up on the cop and forced him to tek wine. Head of the Jamaica Constabulary Force’s (JCF) Corporate Communications Unit, Superintendent Stephanie […]

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Curvy Diva pleased with feedback for debut single

Media personality and recording artiste Yanique ‘Curvy Diva’ Barrett is celebrating the reception to her debut single ‘Lifestyle’, which is featured on Good Good Production’s Money Fix compilation album. The song was written by Shane O and Curvy Diva and was recently premiered by popular selector Boom Boom at Boasy Tuesdays. The song has been […]

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Spragga Benz to release first album in seven years

It has been seven years since fans got a taste of an album with new material from dancehall veteran Spragga Benz, but he plans to please listeners with his new album, ‘The Journey Continues’, which is scheduled for a summer release. One of his newest single, A Just We, is to be released on iTunes […]

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I-Octane quits architecture studies for music

The spark of a performance career was lit in I-Octane when he left high school and his pursuit of tertiary education ended in failure. I-Octane told THE STAR that he wore music like a mask to hide his academic deficiencies. Notwithstanding falling short in academics, the artiste began a journey towards becoming an architect. That, […]

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Clymaxx takes aim at Vanessa Bling

Dancehall artiste Clymaxx says she is prepared to face any backlash that could come from taking jabs at fellow entertainer, Vanessa Bling, also known as Gaza Slim. The Magnum Kings and Queen of Dancehall 2016 winner told THE STAR that while she plans to capitalise on all the attention she will receive from the feud, […]

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Cooler ‘Vybz’ promised at Strictly Addi

With the summer fast approaching, no one can deny that one of the most anticipated events of that season is Strictly Addi. Conceptualised as an ode to the musical artistry of Adidja ‘Vybz Kartel’ Palmer, Strictly Addi will be held on Saturday, June 24. Now at its fourth staging, Strictly Addi has grown from the […]

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Chris Brown Sample Red Rat “Tight Up Skirt”

Tiight Up Skirt, a song recorded by dancehall deejay Red Rat 20 years ago, has been given a new lease on life. It is sampled by American pop singer Chris Brown in his latest single Privacy. Produced by David Doman, Privacy was released on March 24. “Ever since Chris Brown was in the studio recording […]

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Epic fail — Macka Diamond blasts critics for trying to start beef with Shenseea

Macka Diamond has labelled efforts to start up controversy between her and fast-rising dancehall artiste Shenseea as an ‘epic fail’. In an interview with THE STAR, the veteran entertainer said she has reached out to Romeich, head of Shenseea’s management team, and is happy that despite efforts to sabotage the relationship between her and the […]

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PopCaan, Drake collab FAKE

Did Canadian rapper Drake and PopCaan release a new song? Well some social media users are gleaming with excitement after “My Chargie” an alleged collab featuring Drake and PopCaan hit the internet. But is it authentic? Well, research done by Music News shows that “My Chargie” featuring Drake and PopCaan is a fake. Music News […]

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Curvy Diva gets first taste of controversy as recording artiste

Media personality turned artiste, Yanique ‘Curvy Diva’ Barrett, has barely got her foot through the doors of the music industry and already has had to clear up controversy surrounding her name. It hasn’t been a week yet since the young entertainer released her debut single but the song has been causing quite a buzz on […]

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