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Published:Saturday | October 23, 2010 | 12:00 AM

LOS ANGELES (AP):Mel Gibson's planned cameo in The Hangover Part II has been cancelled.

Published:Saturday | October 23, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Sean Paul and Jimmy Cliff are two of the Jamaican acts scheduled to perform on next year's Raggamuffin Festival in Australia and New Zealand.

Published:Friday | October 22, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The international guitar duo of Jamaican Maurice Gordon and Italian Samuele Vivian returns to perform at Redbones on Thursday October 28.

Published:Friday | October 22, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Dancehall artiste Vybz Kartel has been nominated for Best Reggae Artiste for the 2010 Soul Train Awards.

Published:Friday | October 22, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The annual Courtney Walsh Awards, held at the Jamaica Pegasus hotel on October 20, was a fabulous affair.

Published:Friday | October 22, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Taj Francis was born in Kingston, but has lived in Spanish Town, St Catherine, for most of his life. His parents nurtured his interest in art into a passion.

Published:Friday | October 22, 2010 | 12:00 AM

While many persons preparing for overseas travel check with a travel agent long before thinking of checking in at the departure desk, Teddy Laidley is a go-to agent of a different sort for many entertainers booked for shows outside Jamaica....

Published:Thursday | October 21, 2010 | 12:00 AM

It was a large crowd that came out to celebrate musical hero Peter Tosh on the anniversary of his 67th birthday at the University of the West Indies. The university hosted a symposium titled 'Peter Tosh - The Man...

Published:Thursday | October 21, 2010 | 12:00 AM

National Commercial Bank hosted its third Nation Builder Awards at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel on Tuesday night.

Published:Thursday | October 21, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Reggae superstar Buju Banton, who was recently offered bail by a judge in Florida in his drug-related court case, is the subject of a recent song done by three Jamaican artistes....

Published:Thursday | October 21, 2010 | 12:00 AM

"It all starts with you taking the first steps, you just have to have the passion to do it," director Storm Saulter explained to a crowded classroom of students...

Published:Wednesday | October 20, 2010 | 12:00 AM

There is no doubt that Yellowman's voice is not as strong and clear as it once was. In fact, he sounds outright permanently hoarse, the vocals often fighting a losing battle with the volume of the rhythm.

Published:Wednesday | October 20, 2010 | 12:00 AM

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Published:Wednesday | October 20, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Local dancers are claiming a new film from Tower Isle Productions, A Dance for Grace, will shine a much-needed light on the Jamaican dancehall. "Dancers need more exposure because we get pure fight," a young dancer named Kamada...

Published:Wednesday | October 20, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Though he had been making hit songs since the late 1960s, Dennis Brown was not a big name outside of reggae circles in 1979. It took an outstanding performance at the Montreux Jazz Festival that year to introduce the Crown Prince of Reggae to a new audience.

Published:Wednesday | October 20, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Western Bureau: The heavy rains which drenched the Catherine Hall Entertainment Centre, in Montego Bay did not dampen the enthusiasm of veteran songbird Gem Myers and red-hot deejay Food Kartel, as they both ruled supreme...

Published:Tuesday | October 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Imagine a bright sunny day, against the backdrop of rolling hills, lush green flora, the happy sounds of children laughing and, subsequently, the aroma of food permeating the air....

Published:Tuesday | October 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The heroes among us were honoured yesterday at the National Honours and Awards ceremony at King's House.

Published:Tuesday | October 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Jamaica Association of Dramatic Artists (JADA) staged an excellent pair of one-act plays at the Theatre Place, New Kingston, on the weekend. They were strikingly different, Rishille Bellamay Peliece...

Published:Tuesday | October 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Western Bureau: Fast-rising reggae and dancehall entertainer I-Octane easily stole the show at the Fuel Cell Energy Drink's Honouring Dancehall Heroes fête at The Jungle in Negril over the Heroes weekend....

Published:Tuesday | October 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Today marks the 67th anniversary of the birth of reggae star Peter Tosh and, like previous years, the landmark will likely pass without fanfare. However, the University of the West Indies...

Published:Tuesday | October 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

NEW YORK (AP)Celine Dion has been admitted to a Florida hospital to prevent the early delivery of her twins.

Published:Tuesday | October 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

MEMPHIS, Tennessee (AP): A re-styled version of the Elvis Presley hit Suspicious Minds hit radio stations on Monday, part of an album being released later this year featuring newer, more contemporary takes on many of his hits.

Published:Tuesday | October 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

NEW YORK (AP): When a top music executive found out that John Legend was working with The Roots on an album dedicated to social change and activism, he didn't give Legend words of encouragement.

Published:Monday | October 18, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Saturday night's poetry session of the Manifesto Jamaica Festival of ART'ical Empowerment presented two strikingly different styles of dub poetry by No-Maddz and D'bi Young....

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