Dennis Brown tribute concert to honour the man behind the music

By Shereita Grizzle/Gleaner Writer According to the organisers of the annual Dennis Brown Tribute Concert, this Sunday's event will be more than a tribute to a musical genius as they will also be paying homage to the man behind the hits. Junior Lincoln, chairman of the Dennis Brown... ...read more

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Five Questions with … Heavy D

Junior ‘Heavy D' Fraser is a ­multifaceted dynamo. Having been involved in the music industry for more than 40 of his 60 years on planet Earth, Heavy D has seen a lot and has done much more. He has managed more artistes than he can count and has... ...read more

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Lawsuit takes aim at HBO’s Jackson documentary

LOS ANGELES (AP): The estate of Michael Jackson, is suing HBO over a documentary about two men who accuse the late pop superstar of molesting them when they were boys. The lawsuit, filed yesterday,in the Los Angeles County Superior Court, alleges... ...read more

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Lady G ready to work again

By Yasmine Peru/Senior Gleaner Writer Veteran female deejay Janice Fyffe, known to her fans as Lady G, is aiming to make her presence felt again in the music industry in a big way. However, the Nuff Respect artiste insists that she is not back, she is simply ready to work again, and... ...read more

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For the Reckord | Renewed support for local drama (Pt 1)

By Michael Reckord/Gleaner Writer Season two of the teen drama Real Friends premieres on Television Jamaica (TVJ) tomorrow night, highlighting the company's support of local drama. A move that will benefit practitioners of the art, and the a host of drama lovers. In email... ...read more

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New J’Ouvert for Carnival 2019

J'ouvert has always assumed an important role in the carnival season in Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados, Grenada and here in Jamaica. There are currently about three separate local J'Ouvert events, but for 2019, carnival in Jamaica, Real... ...read more

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‘Alita: Battle Angel’ – one of a kind

By Damian Levy/Gleaner Writer From the visionary minds of James Cameron and Robert Rodriguez comes a film that is very much of two minds. It's the story of a young cyborg girl trying to find her place in the world, and the tale of her coming of age. It is also the story... ...read more

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Promoters anticipate national policy to regulate alcohol use

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Regina is already a King, but what about president?

NEW YORK (AP): So, Regina King walked into a 99-cent store. And what did she get? A prophecy on her life. No joke. King was shopping around – “sometimes people will say, ‘You at the 99-cent store?' I like a bargain too... ...read more

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Let the music play – Barrington Levy’s pledge

By Yasmine Peru/Senior Gleaner Writer It is well documented that reggae and dancehall artistes have long had a love/hate ­relationship with radio, the most effective medium through which their songs are connected to the world. Many a singer and ­deejay have been known to throw... ...read more

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