Fresh from a scintillating performance at the recently concluded Reggae Sumfest in Catherine Hall, Montego Bay, red hot dancehall star Aidonia is set to launch his new clothing line within the coming weeks. The deejay will be rolling out his apparel line for the summer. The collection will cater to both males and females with a line specifically for children to follow. Read the rest of this entry
Last weekend as the world converged on The Bahamas for the 2014 staging of the annual beer festival dubbed ‘Beerfest’, held this year at Marsh Harbour on the beautiful island of Abaco; Dancehall superstar Demarco was tasked with the responsibility of keeping the thousands in attendance thoroughly entertained. The annual festival sees more than fifty craft brewers from around the country in attendance, pouring samples of over 100 of their finest brews—the 2014 staging boast an impressive roster. Which included new and award-winning breweries from Long Island as well as stellar craft breweries from across the country. Read the rest of this entry
Dancehall act Danielle D.I. showed her culinary skills last Friday, teaming with disc jockey Calico (Chad Hinds) to win the second Suncity 104.9 FM IGL Bubble Di Pot Celebrity Cook-off, at Portmore Pines Plaza. Read the rest of this entry
Kafinal has released the video for his latest single Road Tonight. The video was shot on location in Jamaica in sections of Portmore, Montego Bay and Oracabessa under the direction of Steven Ventura of Astajam.
In a release to the media, Kafinal said the reception to the video has been positive. ‘The feedback has been great, viewers say it’s one of the most creative they have seen in years, and that they love the concept’, said Kafinal. Read the rest of this entry
Over 15,000 patrons – some coming from as far as South Florida and even Toronto, Canada – made the trek to Roy Wilkins Park in Queens, NY on Sunday, July 20th to savor the dazzling array of treats that the fourth annual Grace Jamaican Jerk Festival had to offer. New York’s largest Caribbean food festival, as the name suggests, is an exposition of jerk foods, and there certainly was an abundance of everything jerk, including peanuts, potato chips, lobster, corn and fritters. Read the rest of this entry
One Jam Presents “Tenament Yard Kids Treat”, Star Performances, Free Giveaways, All Day Rides & More
“to whom much is given, much will be required’ (Luke 12:48)”, and it is in keeping with those words and sentiments that famed music label One Jam Music and Tenament Yard will give back to the children and their community.
Back to school can often be a burden to parents, so “Tenament Yard Kids Treat” promoters joined together with several prominent artists to give back and entertain at the same time. On Wednesday, August 20th, 2014, Reggae Royalty Morgan Heritage, Star in his own Jemere Morgan, One Jam Music 1st Lady Abby Dallas and others will Read the rest of this entry
International dancehall/reggae star Konshens was forced to cancel the remainder of his current European tour as doctors have diagnosed the young star with having ‘chronic laryngitis’. Konshens have been touring non-stop for the past year, stemming from a US tour which ended in Connecticut before embarking on a 3 week run in France and the African south appearing in Mauritius island, Mayotte and Reunion island, where he further went on to join his band in Europe to kick off his official European tour at the Musa Festival in Portugal. The effects of a rigorous regiment of continued back to back performances took a toll on his voice after delivering a stellar performance at the Summer Jam Festival in front of thousands of fans in the rain. The artist was forced to see a specialist in Vienna Austria who diagnosed him with ‘chronic laryngitis’. The doctors in Vienna prescribed a list of medication and most importantly two (2) weeks of serious rest. However, after canceling just one show on the tour, the music lover was back on stage, performing at several other shows before his voice finally gave in while onstage in Zurich where the artist not only lost his voice but could also hear nothing through his left ear, and was forced to visit a second specialist in Frankfurt Germany where he was advised that if he continued then his condition could grow to become more damaging to his voice and hearing with the possibility of becoming permanently impaired. Read the rest of this entry
Video was directed by Lyvestone Media and shot on location in Jamaica.
Billed on a star studded line up with Don Carlos and legend Jimmy Cliff, dancehall/reggae superstar Shaggy, was set to give the large crowd in attendance, at the world renown Hollywood Bowl, a performance unlike any other. Dressed in black shorts and white shirt, Shaggy came on stage after the roots reggae artist Don Carlos and immediately the patrons began to cheer and scream. Read the rest of this entry