Category Archives: ENTERTAINMENT

Champagnie moves to get Dexta Daps released from custody

Queen’s Counsel Peter Champagnie, lead attorney for popular dancehall singjay Dexta Daps, will be filing a writ of habeas corpus Tuesday in the Kingston and St Andrew Parish Court in Half-Way-Tree to get his client released.

Foota Hype released after months of detention

Controversial dancehall selector, Oneil Ricardo Thomas, popularly known as Foota Hype, has been released from US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) facility where he was detained since December of last year.

‘Lean On Me,’ ‘Lovely Day’ singer Bill Withers dies at 81 

Bill Withers, who wrote and sang a string of soulful songs in the 1970s that have stood the test of time, including “ Lean on Me, ” “Lovely Day” and “Ain’t No Sunshine,” has died from heart complications, his family said in a statement to The Associated Press. He was 81.

Alkaline’s New Rules Concert Returns 

Fans of dancehall deejay Alkaline are excited about the return of his New Rules concert.

After impressing at Marley bash, Droop Lion looks ahead to Toots tour 

Reggae firebrand artiste Droop Lion delivered a solid performance at the recent 75th birthday anniversary celebrations for reggae legend Bob Marley held at the Bob Marley Museum in St Andrew.

Koffee wins Best Reggae Grammy for Rapture EP 

You can add Grammy Award winner to her accolades as the 19-year-old recording artiste copped the Best Reggae Album Grammy at the 62nd annual Grammy Awards at the Staples Centre, Los Angeles.