|Reggae Academy Awards to begin next February
Next February, somewhere in Jamaica, there will be cheers and acceptance speeches to the flash of cameras, at a top-flight music awards ceremony. And sometime in the future, there should be cheers for and chairs in a top-flight performing arts centre, somewhere in Jamaica.
Standing ovation for Orrett Rhoden
Renowned Jamaican concert pianist Orrett Rhoden, who gave his New York solo debut recital at Carnegie Hall in October, 1985, is to play at that famous New York venue again shortly. He gave a pre-Carnegie Hall recital on Sunday afternoon in the University Chapel, Mona.
Barry G hospitalised
Radio pioneer Barrington 'Barry G' Gordon has recently suffered a severe stroke and is at present hospitalised in Florida. In a telephone interview with The Gleaner, a very shaky-sounding Barry G told how happy he was to be alive. "I was on a flight from Montego Bay...
Mel B says baby looks just like Eddie Murphy
The former Spice Girl has named Eddie as the father of three-week-old girl Angel Iris Murphy on the birth certificate and says the tot resembles the actor. She said in an interview with Britain's OK! magazine: "I look at the baby and she has his big smile and dimples....
Paris' personal contact details online
Paris Hilton's private contact details have been posted on the Internet by rival Shanna Moakler. The Dancing with the Stars contestant, whose husband Travis Barker dated Paris when he briefly split from Shanna last year, put the hotel heiress' personal...
Has Sheryl Crow parked her green campaign?
Sheryl Crow's rider demands for her 'Stop Global Warming College Tour' reportedly included four buses, six cars and three tractor trailers for her entourage. The singer, who travelled on a bio-diesel bus for two weeks during the tour, is said to have...
The hottest topics on the cocktail circuit!
1.With an election in the air, where is the Opposition JLP and its leader? 2. Strange that no gallery has admitted to having any of the late artist's work upon his death, as he was known to provide some of these galleries with his work on consignment.