Last week marked a successful Inter-Secondary Schools Boys and Girls Championships meet where over 28 records were smashed. This has once again raised interest in the care of student athletes and there were some important revelations during a special symposium dubbed "Managing Special Conditions In Children" held at the G.C. Foster College of Physical Education and Sport, recently.
Dancehall artiste Popcaan is presently in Europe on tour with Drake, and he must be pleased by the news that his latest collaboration has topped Billboard’s Reggae Digital Song Sales chart this week with Saturnz Barz, his collaboration with British animation group The Gorillaz.
Fans of dancehall artiste I Octane took to social media to voice their disgust with the revelation that Octane has not been booked to perform on this year's Reggae Sumfest concert in Montego Bay.
Sweet Music Records artiste Singing Sweet is overjoyed at the response to his new single, Not a Bad Thing featuring Chino.
The streets are going insane with the release of a brand new track featuring Vybz Kartel and the young genna, Masicka. The song got 20,000 hits in 45 minutes.
Jamaicans recoiled in horror yesterday when it emerged that a 14-year-old student, Orane Johnson, of Lowe River Primary and Junior High School died yesterday from chop wounds allegedly inflicted on him by an 11-year-old who lives in his community. The Wait a Bit police are investigating.
Jamaicans reacted in disbelief yesterday when it emerged that the policeman who was on trial for the murder of a pregnant woman in Yallahs, St Thomas, in 2012, was acquitted in the Home Circuit Court.
Jimmy Cliff, OM (born James Chambers; 1 April 1948) is a Jamaican ska and reggae musician, multi-instrumentalist, singer and actor. He is the only living musician to hold the Order of Merit, the highest honour that can be granted by the Jamaican government for achievements in the arts and sciences. He is now 69 years old.
Reggae singer Luciano is getting justice by degrees, a slow but sure process as one of the three boys charged following last February’s fatal stabbing of his son, Menelik McClymont. The teenager who committed the act is to be sentenced in the Home Circuit Court on April 21.
Krystal Tomlinson is the epitome of class. She dressed down an Internet troll who attempted to belittle her by comparing her to Beenie Man's ex, D'Angel. The troll, presumably a female (@_sky_shyyyyy), took a potshot at Tomlinson in a message directly addressed her writing: "Not telling no lie, Angle (sic) looks better than u by farrr... @krystaltomlinson".