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Miss Universe Jamaica 2020 Miqueal-Symone Williams to open a new chapter

By Stephanie Lyew/Gleaner Writer Twenty-four-year-old Miqueal-Symone Williams took her last walk as the Miss Universe Jamaica queen during the 2021 coronation night on Saturday at the Riu Hotel, Montego Bay. In her interview with The Gleaner after handing the crown … Continue reading

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‘She was my friend’ – Alec Baldwin mourns cinematographer

Alec Baldwin has spoken publicly for the first time on camera about the cinematographer he fatally shot on the movie set of Rust, calling her a friend and saying he is in “constant contact” with her grieving family. “She was … Continue reading

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Trini singer Ah-Drianna finds musical refuge in Jamaica

By Sade Gardner/Staff Reporter – For lo-fi singer Ah-Drianna, music is as part of her being as her organs. However, she didn’t see how she could make her style of music in her home country, Trinidad and Tobago. All that … Continue reading

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Jay-Z, Foo Fighters welcomed into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

CLEVELAND (AP): Jay-Z has added another title to a résumé that includes rapper, songwriter, Grammy winner, billionaire business mogul, and global icon – Hall of Famer. The self-proclaimed “greatest rapper alive” was inducted on Saturday night as… …read more Source:: … Continue reading

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Three weeks to Miss Universe pageant in Israel

By Stephanie Lyew/Gleaner Writer Daena Soares of the Junction community in St Elizabeth is Jamaica’s new representative to the 70th Miss Universe pageant, which is scheduled to take place in Israel on December 12. The 22-year-old, who wore the sash … Continue reading

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Jamie Foxx shares parenting lessons and stories in new book

NEW YORK (AP): While travelling with his family during the filming of the 2012 movie Django Unchained, Jamie Foxx allowed his then 18-year-old daughter, Corinne, to share a room with her boyfriend. He was proud of his decision, feeling evolved… … Continue reading

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‘From homeless to owning houses’

By Yasmine Peru – Sunday Gleaner Writer On Friday morning, Dancehall Queen Spice showed that she clearly knew the assignment. She put her artiste profile on pause, and Grace Hamilton, the company CEO, walked through like a champion – wearing … Continue reading

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Anthony Red Rose has the ‘Singer’s Anthem’

By Sade Gardner – Staff Reporter Veteran singer and producer Anthony Red Rose is always observing the changes in the local musical landscape. While he embraces evolution, the seeming decline in music from singers concerned him, which sparked his upcoming … Continue reading

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Pilot flies into music with ‘Greater Glory’

By Yasmine Peru/Senior Gleaner Writer School mottos must surely rank in the top 10 most unifying forces ever, just ask any Kingston College or St George’s College student, whether old or new. And, it is with a full understanding of … Continue reading

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Five Questions with Charly Black

By Stephanie Lyew/Gleaner Writer Charly Black has several accolades and achievements to his name, but his raison d’être is far from fulfilled. When the gravelly voiced entertainer was asked if he had specific goals set to achieve with each milestone … Continue reading

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