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Jonathan Nelson brings joyful noise to MoBay

American gospel singer Jonathan Nelson, has been booked as the headline act for Leharia Ministries’ Joyful Noise concert, to be staged at the Montego Bay Community College auditorium on Sunday, July 28. His Jamaican counterpart, gospel reggae… …read more Source:: … Continue reading

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Campion College’s Ultima first class

By Marcia Rowe/Gleaner Writer It was a dance show of the highest calibre, especially for a local high-school production. From the spectacle of costumes, set and props, to some amazing dance formations, beautiful body extensions and gripping display of emotions, … Continue reading

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Reggae Sumfest Street Dance loud – Foota Hype ‘shell it’

By Adrian Frater/News Editor Western Bureau: Veteran selector Oneil ‘Foota Hype’ Thomas ended his protracted hiatus from the local dancehall space in fine style when he combined his selecting skills and his social media bravado, churning out non-stop excitement as … Continue reading

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Spiritual Gargamel celebrates first birthday post-prison

By Shereita Grizzle/Staff Reporter “In the dark places of human ignorance, it’s Thy hands that guide me. The light that light the pathway of desolation and lead I to a land of plenty. I have perceived thee from afar and … Continue reading

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Stacy Letrice meditating on dance for stage

By Stephanie Lyew/Gleaner Writer Dance and music are deeply rooted in Chicago-born Stacy Letrice’s life. Her father, who she says is a lover of all types of music, is the person responsible for exposing her to music of African and … Continue reading

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Bolt’s Olympe Rosé impresses at the finish line

By Sade Gardner/Gleaner Writer Similar to patriotic Jamaicans gathering before their television screens to watch Usain Bolt compete in any race, a packed crowd gathered at his eponymous Tracks… …read more Source:: jamaica gleaner       

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Barry G receives US Congressional Award

By Anthony Turner/Gleaner Writer Veteran broadcaster Barrington ‘Barry G’ Gordon, was on Sunday presented with a United States congressional proclamation from Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke of the Ninth Congressional District in New York. The presentation was made to Gordon by… … Continue reading

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Promoters add cannabis-friendly concert to SPF Weekend

By Kimberley Small/Staff Reporter Heeding the call of their customers, SPF (Summer. Playground. Fantasy) Weekend promoters have added an entire day, complete with a brand-new culture and cannabis-friendly concert, and reintroduced a beloved DJ music festival to their usually highly… … Continue reading

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All fruits ripe for Tessellated – Artiste teams with Apple; set for Sumfest debut

By Kimberley Small/Staff Reporter With the advent of streams and light-speed downloads, music ages much more quickly than it used to. So 2017 stunner Pine… …read more Source:: jamaica gleaner       

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Yeza and Xolani Nation redefining rebel in roots reggae

By Stephanie Lyew/Gleaner Writer The hypnotic, melodious, yet powerful voice of Yeza is about to hit the speakers. Consider it a warning. Once she sings –militancy in excess – and teases with a little twist of her hips, there will … Continue reading

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