Monthly Archives: October 2014

JUTC bus/trailer truck crash leaves several people injured

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KINGSTON, Jamaica — Several people have been rushed to hospital after a Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC) bus and a trailer

“MY ASSOCIATION WITH VYBZ KARTEL AND ALKALINE KEEPS OTHER ARTISTS FROM ME” SAYS PRODUCER NOTNICE!

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Music producer Notnice in his recording studio.—-

DANCEHALL producer Ainsley ‘Notnice’ Morris says his association with controversial acts Vybz Kartel and Alkaline have caused some artists to shy away from him.

SLY DUNBAR & ROBBIE SHAKESPEARE PAY TRIBUTE TO JOHN HOLT!

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Sly and Robbie—

In tribute to singer John Holt, who died on October 20 in London, England, the Jamaica Observer presents ‘Holt a Day’, a daily feature leading up to his final farewell, which is scheduled for November 15.

ETANA ENTERS THE BILLBOARD CHART WITH NEW ALBUM “I RISE!”

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Etana—

Due to a change in the cut-off date for the tabulation of Billboard Magazine’s charts, Etana’s new album I Rise debuts at number seven on the Billboard Reggae Album chart.

MARIAH CAREY HEADS TO JAMAICA FOR THE JAZZ & BLUES FESTIVAL 2015!

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CAREY… I’m thrilled to be performing in Jamaica for the first time ever—-

GLOBAL superstar Mariah Carey has been confirmed as the headline act for the 19th annual Jamaica Jazz & Blues Festival next January.