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Published:Saturday | July 31, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC) Festival Song Competition was once the stomping ground of the most popular Jamaican entertainers, whose performances and recordings transcended the time and space of the contest.

Published:Saturday | July 31, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Renée Wilson, a 17-year-old student of Mona High School will be working on a project aimed at reducing crime and violence in her school.

Published:Friday | July 30, 2010 | 12:00 AM

International recording star and singer of the Billboard hot 100 hit single T-Shirt and the current runaway smash Impossible, Shontelle Layne, better known by her first name Shontelle, will be the headline act...

Published:Friday | July 30, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The 2010 Gleaner-sponsored Pulse Caribbean Model Search is now on. This year's search will feature more than the usual new model hopefuls...

Published:Friday | July 30, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Something Extra brings to you highlights from some of Jamaica’s social scenes including the late Horace Clarke's funeral at the St Mary Parish Church.

Published:Friday | July 30, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The party called 'the Great Escape' was just that, a retreat away from the hustle and bustle of Kingston, an oasis of delectable feasts, a cacophony of musical treats and a masterful display of class....

Published:Friday | July 30, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Protoje happy with Sumfest debut: Fast rising reggae artist Protoje said he was pleased with the support when he performed for the first time at the much publicised Reggae Sumfest festival held last weekend.

Published:Thursday | July 29, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The 2010, Gleaner-sponsored, Pulse Caribbean Model Search is now on.This year's search will feature more than the usual new model hopefuls...

Published:Thursday | July 29, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Orlando 'Highya Ziya' Bryan has done several recordings, released and unreleased, before Guide and Protect.However, it is that song, recorded at John Bigs studio and accompanied by a video, which he seems most enthusiastic about - and with good cause.

Published:Thursday | July 29, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Across the island, people seem to be having a good time and we're capturing all the smiles and laughs....

Published:Wednesday | July 28, 2010 | 12:00 AM

It is no exaggeration to say dancehall and reggae artiste Chino McGregor is somewhat a phenomenon in Japan.His sophomore Japan album, Never Change, which was released last Wednesday, debuted at the number seven spot on the Japan iTunes Top Reggae album...

Published:Wednesday | July 28, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Something Extra was at Reggae Sumfest, the greatest reggae show on earth which was held in Montego Bay, on Friday night. See who was caught on our camera.

Published:Wednesday | July 28, 2010 | 12:00 AM

With a hit song rocking local and overseas airwaves, roots singer Gyptian is looking for even bigger things with Hold You, his latest album which was released last week by VP...

Published:Wednesday | July 28, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Natalie is not only beautiful, but talented. This petite, yet striking, young woman possesses singing and songwriting skills and has been recording R&B/Soul music for...

Published:Wednesday | July 28, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Ten finalists in the Claro Jamaica Festival Song Competition 2010 organised by the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission will be vying for the largest prize package in the history of the competition.Prizes up for grabs at the Ranny Williams...

Published:Tuesday | July 27, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The immense popularity of the now defunct Japansplash, consistent tours by a number of performers (including Voicemail) and specifically Japanese releases by the other prominent dancehall all-male group TOK, are evidence of reggae and dancehall's good standing...

Published:Tuesday | July 27, 2010 | 12:00 AM

It's been a while - more than three decades, in fact - since Robert Livingston, after a hard day's work, used to hang out at Cash and Carry at 125 Orange Street, sipping Guinness and enjoying the calming effects of nature's herbs...

Published:Tuesday | July 27, 2010 | 12:00 AM

NDTC SEASON IS ON - The National Dance Theatre Company (NDTC) opened its 48th season of dance at the Little Theatre, Tom Redcam Avenue, on Friday night.

Published:Tuesday | July 27, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Alison Maitland-Walker - Sponsored by: Tourwise LtdHeight: 5ft 6.5"Age: 26Hometown: Ocho RiosAlison, a delicately featured sylph, is also a daredevil sports enthusiast.

Published:Tuesday | July 27, 2010 | 12:00 AM

On an evening that seemed to be favoured by God, as was demonstrated by the fine weather, Ann Marie Laing was declared the winner of the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC)/Grace Tropical Rhythms Jamaica Gospel Song...

Published:Monday | July 26, 2010 | 12:00 AM

We've got two words for you: Reggae Sumfest! If you missed it you missed a night of fun and excitement. Something Extra was there to bring you the highlights.

Published:Monday | July 26, 2010 | 12:00 AM

WESTERN BUREAU: At 5:40 Sunday morning, the mud-lake-turned-entertainment-complex at Catherine Hall in Montego Bay was solid as a rock, as the massive crowd waited loyally for the renowned cure that the 'doctor' Moses...

Published:Monday | July 26, 2010 | 12:00 AM

WESTERN BUREAU: Emerging from behind a smoke-screen stage, multi-platinum artiste, Usher Raymond IV, paused, his dancers knelt as if bowing to their saviour, while the thousands of Jamaicans greeted him with deafening...

Published:Sunday | July 25, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The celebration of the 135th anniversary of the founding of St Luke's Church continued last Sunday with an organ recital by former church member Dr Richard Beckford and singing by tenor, Lieutenant Commander John McFarlane.

Published:Sunday | July 25, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The search for the next face of Pulse is truly on. The Gleaner will be bringing some of the faces of the Pulse Model Search to your doorstep so look out for them.

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