Entertainment

  1. Buju Banton gives helping hand to Possibility Programme
    Earlier this year, iconic reggae entertainer, Buju Banton, announced the launch of his foundation aimed at providing support to the nation’s youth that are in need. Buju Banton affirmed then, “I know what it is for a child to go without basic...
  2. Vintage Voices | Lynn Taitt, Lord Creator great voices from distant shores
    The contribution to Jamaica made by entertainers whose origins lie outside of our shores is not well documented in Jamaica’s music history. Jamaica’s rich musical heritage, however, owes a lot to these aliens. Two of the earliest to have made...
  3. Marcia Griffiths – A Timeless Journey In Reggae Music
    When a young, impressionable, ingénue named Marcia Griffiths set off on her journey in reggae music, she had no idea whatsoever that half a century later, she would be living the words of her own song, which has become an anthem: “ I shall sing,...
  4. Nikki Z says NO to plastic at Reggae Sumfest
    With many major entertainment events, there comes the issue of waste. Earlier this year, carnival bands campaigned about reducing plastic consumption by walking with your own party cups and providing biodegradable lunchboxes for the thousands of...
  5. Women’s respect is not my responsibility! - Male entertainers say it’s not their duty to stop women from getting rude on stage
    Male entertainers and their seeming lack of respect for women, has long been a hot topic on the music scene. The lyrics of certain songs within the dancehall space have come under the scrutiny for what many have described as the degradation of the...