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ABATAU, SON OF TONY REBEL, DOES IT HIS WAY!

February 12, 2016
ABATAU, SON OF TONY REBEL, DOES IT HIS WAY!

BY RICHARD JOHNSON—  Abatau— For the children of successful musicians, standing in the shadows of their parents can be a daunting task. Many are gripped by fear and the constant thought of not measuring up. That is not the case of rising musician and recording artiste Abatau. The 18-year-old son of reggae music standard-bearer...
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EMBATTLED DJ AND FORMER MANAGER OF GULLY BOP, SHAUNA CHIN, NOW GOES BY “CHIN CHIN!”

February 12, 2016
Shauna Chin & Gully Bop

 Chin Chin— EMBATTLED emerging dancehall act Shauna Chin says going forward she’ll be using the name Chin Chin for all bookings and business transactions. She was speaking with the Jamaica Observer in light of the legal tussle over the name with Jamaican international actress Shauna Chin. “My name is Shauna. I cannot change that....
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THE LAST BLACK-OWNED RADIO STATION IN NEW YORK, WWRL, IS SOLD TO ASIAN AMERICANS!

February 12, 2016
WWRL

 By Herb Boyd— radio— It was widely rumored a few years ago that WWRL-AM 1600 had been sold. That rumor is finally a reality. “RL,” as it’s known by many of its listeners, the last Black-owned radio station in New York City, was sold to Nimisha Shukla, a pediatric physician in New Jersey. On Feb....
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ROOTS GROUP MYSTIC REVEALERS, RELEASES NEW SINGLE “HERB MUST LEGALIZE NOW!”

February 11, 2016
ROOTS GROUP MYSTIC REVEALERS, RELEASES NEW SINGLE “HERB MUST LEGALIZE NOW!”

 Mystic Revealers in performance.— Herb Must Legalize Now, the long-awaited single from Mystic Revealers, has been released. Julius Chin Yee, the band’s manager, said a remix of the song produced by them was officially released by VP Records on January 22. Last year there was a lot of pre-release hype around the initial cut...
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SANCHEZ HEADS TO “LIVE IN CONCERT” IN NEGRIL, FEBRUARY 23!

February 11, 2016
SANCHEZ HEADS TO “LIVE IN CONCERT” IN NEGRIL, FEBRUARY 23!

 Sanchez in performance—- Sanchez, who has been doing the local show scene in recent times, is the feature act for the next ‘Live In Concert’ series at Jamaica Tamboo in Negril. The show takes place February 23. Worrel King of King of King Promotions, producers of the show, said it has been well-received since...
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MURDERED MANCHESTER COUPLE WERE RETURNING RESIDENTS!

February 11, 2016
MURDERED MANCHESTER COUPLE WERE RETURNING RESIDENTS!

 The elderly couple that was found dead on Monday at their home in Manchester.—- Family members of an elderly Manchester couple who were found dead Monday are still trying to come to grips with the vicious attack. Lansil Gregory, 71, and his 74-year-old wife, Corita, who returned to Jamaica from the United States, were...
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LADY G RELEASES HER LATEST EP “SMILE!”

February 11, 2016
LADY G RELEASES HER LATEST EP “SMILE!”

Lady G—- International dancehall artist Lady G is very optimistic about the success of her latest studio effort, which is a seven-track EP titled Smile. Smile was produced by Indie Rootz Records from Montreal, Canada. The EP was released worldwide in July 2015 and is distributed by Zojak Worldwide, and is available on iTunes and...
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TENNIS GREAT SERENA WILLIAMS HELPS BUILD A SCHOOL IN JAMAICA!

February 10, 2016
TENNIS GREAT SERENA WILLIAMS HELPS BUILD A SCHOOL IN JAMAICA!

Williams sets an example not only on the tennis court but off it, too. BY: YESHA CALLAHAN— Serena Williams uses a hammer as she helps build a primary school in Jamaica. Never mind that Serena Williams has 21 grand-slam titles. Or that she’s the greatest athlete ever. It’s the work she does in her...
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SHAGGY SIGNS MULTI-ALBUM DEAL WITH NEW YORK’S BROOKLYN KNIGHTS RECORDS!

February 10, 2016
SHAGGY SIGNS MULTI-ALBUM DEAL WITH NEW YORK’S BROOKLYN KNIGHTS RECORDS!

BY KEVIN JACKSON— Shaggy has reportedly signed a multi-album deal with Brooklyn Knights, a New York independent record label. The Grammy-winning deejay announced the arrangement on his Instagram page last weekend. Last year, Brooklyn Knights helped promote the hit single Habibi (I Need Your Love)by Shaggy featuring Mohombi, Faydee and Costi. The song peaked...
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ELEPHANT MAN ESCAPES RAPE CHARGES AFTER COMPLAINANT DIES!

February 10, 2016
ELEPHANT MAN ESCAPES RAPE CHARGES AFTER COMPLAINANT DIES!

 Elephant Man—  DANCEHALL artist Elephant Man was freed of rape and other sexual charges in the Home Circuit Court in Kingston, on Monday. According to the investigating officer, the case was dismissed after it was revealed that the complainant had passed away. She was buried on January 17. The prosecution said it could offer...
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