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JAMAICA, TRINIDAD & TOBAGO DECLARE “WE’RE FRIENDS AGAIN!”

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July 24, 2016
JAMAICA, TRINIDAD & TOBAGO DECLARE “WE’RE FRIENDS AGAIN!”

By Jovan Johnson Prime Ministers Andrew Holness (right) and Dr Keith Rowley shake hands after signing a communiqué at the Office of the Prime Minister in Kingston yesterday.   Years of anger, bitterness, and divisive rhetoric colored by threats of boycotts seem all buried, with Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago, now, in almost triumphal tones,...
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JUNIOR TUCKER’S “THE SPIRIT OF JAZZ HOTTA” IS POSTPONED TO SEPTEMBER 25!

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July 24, 2016
JUNIOR TUCKER’S “THE SPIRIT OF JAZZ HOTTA” IS POSTPONED TO SEPTEMBER 25!

 Junior Tucker— The Junior Tucker concert, dubbed The Spirit of Jazz Hotta, scheduled for the Wine Shop in Southdale Plaza (1 South Avenue) in St Andrew, has been postponed to a later date. According to Tucker, a minister of religion, the event will be rescheduled to Sunday, September 25. The singer said the postponement...
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SANCHEZ BROUGHT THE HOUSE DOWN ON REGGAE SUMFEST 2016!

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July 24, 2016
SANCHEZ BROUGHT THE HOUSE DOWN ON REGGAE SUMFEST 2016!

Sanchez— Reggae singer Sanchez brought the house down with his exceptional vocal skills as Reggae Night of Sumfest got into high gear at the Catherine Hall Entertainment Complex. For the greater part of his act, Sanchez had the patrons singing along and dancing as his crisp voice belted out Hallelujah, One In A million,  Wild...
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THE BOB MARLEY FOUNDATION’S ONE LOVE YOUTH CAMP IS REPORTING SUCCESS FOR ITS THIRD YEAR!

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July 24, 2016
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By Shereita Grizzle— Ziggy Marley— The Bob Marley Foundation, 1Love Foundation and Ben and Jerry’s Partners for Youth Empowerment are reporting success having completed the third installment of the annual One Love Youth Camp last week. The camp, which is aimed at continuing Bob’s legacy by using arts and creativity as the tool for social...
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DUB-POET AND RADIO HOST MUTABARUKA, TO BE HONORED BY THE JAMAICA POETRY FESTIVAL, AUGUST 14!

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July 24, 2016
DUB-POET AND RADIO HOST MUTABARUKA, TO BE HONORED BY THE JAMAICA POETRY FESTIVAL, AUGUST 14!

By Simone Morgan-Lindo—  Mutabaruka— DUB poet and radio personality Mutabaruka will be one of several people honored at the Jamaica Poetry Festival scheduled for the Louise Bennett Garden Theater in St Andrew, on August 14. The Rastafarian poet is slated to be the inaugural recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award. Festival organiser, Yasus Afari...
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GOSPEL ARTISTS CALL FOR A “NATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER” FOR JAMAICA!

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July 24, 2016
GOSPEL ARTISTS CALL FOR A “NATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER” FOR JAMAICA!

By Shereita Grizzle— Papa San— The local gospel fraternity wants the Government of Jamaica to take a stance against the rising crime rate by “actioning” a national day of prayer. The call was made by a few well-known gospel artists at the recently concluded Fun in the Son event held at the National Heroes Park....
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MANY SINGING GROUPS LOSE THEIR LEAD VOCALISTS TO SOLO CAREERS!

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July 24, 2016
MANY SINGING GROUPS LOSE THEIR LEAD VOCALISTS TO SOLO CAREERS!

By Roy Black— File Derrick Harriott— One of the features of early Jamaican popular music has been the transitioning of lead vocalists of singing groups into solo singers. The phenomenon was most prevalent during the ska and rock steady eras of the 1960’s. Many went on to become international stars. Those that come readily to...
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DESPITE THE MANY HEADLINE GRABBING CRASHES AND STORIES – THERE ARE NO “DUPPIES” ON FLAT BRIDGE – IT IS NOT AS DEADLY AS OTHER JAMAICAN ROADS!

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July 24, 2016
DESPITE THE MANY HEADLINE GRABBING CRASHES AND STORIES – THERE ARE NO “DUPPIES” ON FLAT BRIDGE – IT IS NOT AS DEADLY AS OTHER JAMAICAN ROADS!

By Ryon Jones— A crane raises a tractor trailer from the river by the Flat Bridge in the Bog Walk gorge in 2011.— For decades, fatal accidents in the Bog Walk gorge, particularly around the Flat Bridge, have made the headlines as the area developed a reputation as a black spot. The Rio Cobre, which...
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SEAN PAUL MAKES TRIP NUMBER NINE INTO THE TOP 10 OF BILLBOARD POP CHART!

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July 24, 2016
SEAN PAUL MAKES TRIP NUMBER NINE INTO THE TOP 10 OF BILLBOARD POP CHART!

 Sean Paul— Cheap Thrills, the hit song by Sia featuring Sean Paul, is his ninth Top 10 single on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart. It is number three this week. This is the first time in 10 years that Sean Paul has reached as far on Billboard’s biggest singles table. When You Gonna (Give it...
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IT’S A NON-STOP SUMMER FOR PASTOR (LT.) STITCHIE!

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July 24, 2016
IT’S A NON-STOP SUMMER FOR PASTOR (LT.) STITCHIE!

 Stitchie— ON Friday, Stitchie will suit up for his headline appearance at ‘3 In 1’, a show scheduled for Cookies Sports Bar and Restaurant in Portmore. It is the the veteran toaster’s latest secular gig. He says fans can expect a mix of gospel and the dancehall songs that made him a star in...
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