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Stories by Davina Hamilton

Published:Tuesday | August 16, 2016 | 12:00 AMDavina Hamilton

TO say that Beenie Man is dancehall's most consistent contemporary act would be a pretty fair statement.Yes, a slew of artistes have enjoyed fame and notoriety since the much-loved Jamaican deejay emerged on to the scene in the early '90s.Sean Paul...

Published:Sunday | August 7, 2016 | 12:00 AMDavina Hamilton

Jamaican talent contest Rising Stars couldn't be more aptly titled. At least, where Christopher Martin is concerned.Back in 2005, the Jamaican singer won the reality TV competition after showing off his vocal prowess and demonstrating his star...

Published:Sunday | July 31, 2016 | 12:00 AMDavina Hamilton

Don't say that Stephen Marley isn't versatile. With his new album, Revelation Part II: The Fruit of Life, boasting collaborations with acts including reggae star Shaggy, hip hop hero Black Thought and Australian rapstress Iggy Azalea, it's clear...

Published:Saturday | December 26, 2015 | 12:00 AMDavina Hamilton

SITTING in her front room after returning home from church, Bernice Wallace says she's tired. As she and her friend, Rhoda, both enjoy a cup of tea, the Jamaica-born pensioner, affectionately known as Mother Wallace, says: "Mi nah go back ah evening...

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