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Published:Sunday | November 7, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The term 'don' was well established by the time Pinchers declared I'm a Don on the King Jammy's label at the end of 1987. Not only had the first two films in the Godfather trilogy, released in 1972 and 1974 respectively...

Published:Sunday | November 7, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Pinchers did not intend to flood the market with releases in the mid to late 1980s but, as with many other artistes, it happened. He claims "me was the first one do like Kartel now, one hit after the other. Is not like one and two and it marinate".

Published:Sunday | November 7, 2010 | 12:00 AM

After years of touring and backing some of reggae's big acts, singer Sherieta Lewis is ready to step out and sing to her own beat.

Published:Saturday | November 6, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Dance Theatre Xaymaca's 15th season of dance last weekend went in much the same way as did the first 14.It was a spectacle of sights and sounds that nobody should have missed.

Published:Saturday | November 6, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Hi Jamaica. First, I want to thank everyone who supported me throughout my Miss World adventure and tuned in to watch me last Saturday.

Published:Friday | November 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Negril will come alive November 20 with the fourth staging of Seashli Entertainment's Different Strokes '70s, '80s and '90s Retro Party, which will be held at Chances on Norman Manley Boulevard.

Published:Friday | November 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Daniel Radcliffe admits he was "in bits" and in tears when the last Harry Potter movie wrapped.

Published:Friday | November 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The organisation, formerly known as Addiction Alert, now Reaching Individuals through Skills and Education (RISE), held its 20th Anniversary Awards Ceremony at the Spanish Court Hotel recently.

Published:Friday | November 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

For close to a decade, South Florida singer Kehv shared the spotlight as a member of vocal group LED.Two years after going solo, he has come up with Simply Kehv, his debut album which was recently released.

Published:Friday | November 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

For DMajor, it's been a long time coming. It's been a year since he recorded Formula, a song that had been getting a lot of positive feedback, but remained in the vault at Scikron/Big Yard until now.

Published:Friday | November 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Brandon Allwood tells The Gleaner, "I was born and raised in Kingston and went to Vaz Preparatory School and Kingston College. My interests have always been eclectic and varied. Outside of communications, I'm heavily involved with child rights and youth advocacy...

Published:Friday | November 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The dancehall writing - Gaza, Gully Gad, Big up Marley & Tosh, Bounty, Beenie, Buju - was on the zinc fence set up in the Grand Jamaica Suite, The Jamaica Pegasus hotel, New Kingston, on Tuesday evening, and matters of media regulation on Education Minister...

Published:Friday | November 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Heineken Good Times, Jamaica's premier old-hits party, puts a practical spin to the concept of partying with a purpose and continues to so with admirable consistency.For more than a decade, the brand has delivered quality entertainment and has delivered...

Published:Friday | November 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

There are many points of view - or points to view from - in a dancehall setting. There is the centre of the dance, where the hip and hype hold sway; just outside that core where the onlookers gather; on the perimeter are the cool...

Published:Thursday | November 4, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Patrick Brown's Vibes is a brilliant, comedic, drama-filled clash of contrasting personalities all on one stage.An excellent cast of actors, Steve Early (Glen Campbell), Valerie Early (Noelle Kerr), Dimples (Camille Davis)...

Published:Thursday | November 4, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Anyone familiar with British disc jockey/sound system operator David Rodigan knows nothing excites him more than rocking a dancehall with hardcore reggae beats.

Published:Thursday | November 4, 2010 | 12:00 AM

It was a disappointing turnout for 'Songs of Praise', a fundraising gospel concert staged at the Merl Grove High School's Karram Speid Auditorium on Constant Spring Road, last Saturday.

Published:Thursday | November 4, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Western Bureau: After over a decade in the music industry, the lyrically witty and charismatic Tanya Stephens remains a relevant fixture in the business. even as the music evolves, her message can never be denied...

Published:Thursday | November 4, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Seven years ago, Colin Llewellyn fulfilled the long-time ambition to become a recording artiste by cutting his first songs.They never saw the light of day...

Published:Thursday | November 4, 2010 | 12:00 AM

There's a new British honorary consul down in the Second City...

Published:Wednesday | November 3, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Chris Martin left Jamaica last Thursday for Germany, as he embarks on the largest tour of his career. Martin is set to perform in Norway, Finland and Germany, before taking a major tour with German reggae star Gentleman.

Published:Wednesday | November 3, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Not much has been heard from Andrew Chin since his second performance in the 2006 Digicel Rising Stars competition where he finished in the top 10. But it seems there is renewed interest in his musical career after his appearance in RiseUp....

Published:Wednesday | November 3, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Author and event turned a new page on Sunday night, as Marie Scully presented her first poetry collection, Moods and Attitudes, at October's Seh Sup'm, which was hosting its first book launch. It was a night when there was also...

Published:Wednesday | November 3, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Dancehall style singing is a dying art - literally, what with this year's death of Sugar Minott and the virtual disappearance of sound systems, which rely on a crew of entertainers to deliver the bulk of the night's musical fare...

Published:Wednesday | November 3, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The open space at the HouseBoat Grill in Montego Bay encouraged discussions among from left: Denise, Harold and Sue Williams.Gladstone Taylor/PhotographerBelow: Ian Wong of Pure Country gives a listening ear to Stephanie Scott, the woman who revs the...

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