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Published:Thursday | May 14, 2020 | 12:00 AM

Mother’s Day 2020 would have seen many celebrating the grand occasion in suave and sassy hues of yellow at the second staging of The Lawn. Since coronavirus stood in the way of those major plans, Something Extra #TBT edition is honouring the...

Published:Wednesday | May 13, 2020 | 12:00 AM

Sunday, May 10 was celebrated as Mother’s Day in most parts of the world, and mothers all over were being showered with gifts and love from their children and loved ones as a show of gratitude for all that they do as moms. Many of the usual Mother’...

Published:Tuesday | May 12, 2020 | 12:00 AM

Sagicor Group Jamaica team members and Sagicor Foundation volunteers on Friday, May 8, surprised new moms at the Savanna-la-Mar Hospital’s maternity ward with gift baskets to congratulate and celebrate them on the birth of their newborns.

Published:Sunday | May 17, 2020 | 9:02 AM

Rate those who rate you. Yung Rolaz had this mantra in the streets, providing patrons with the ultimate party experience. Since outside is no longer a festive option, let’s celebrate flashback Friday with hot highlights from the local and...

Published:Sunday | May 17, 2020 | 8:39 AM

Our favourite Instagram feed this week is by Antiguan native Jaycie Lewis. From head to toe, @aurajae_ has been serving us looks, melanin and style all in one go, and we are 100 per cent loving it. “To be honest, I haven’t been ‘doing looks’. I’ve...

Published:Sunday | May 17, 2020 | 8:28 AM

The Sunday Live stage continues to showcase some of Jamaica’s talented musicians, and on Sunday, May 3, up-and-coming singer Yeza; and singer, drummer and percussionist Roots Percussionist took centre stage and delivered powerful performances to...

Published:Tuesday | May 5, 2020 | 12:00 AM

Before COVID-19, media personality Sapphire was bringing the heat with her birthday celebration ‘Fuego’. It’s throwback Tuesday, so let’s rewind with a ‘fêting’ dose of Something Extra.

Published:Friday | May 1, 2020 | 12:00 AM

On Wednesday, the world celebrated International Dance Day. So let’s join in the festivities, bringing to the stage highlights of PAH Deaf Dance Company performance showcase during Kingston Creative’s Art Walk, held earlier this year at Water Lane...

Published:Thursday | April 30, 2020 | 12:00 AM

Facebook, Instagram and Twitter were virtually set ablaze last Sunday when Koffee, Wayne Marshall, and Naomi Cowan took to the stage for the final instalment of Jamaica’s most viewed online entertainment event — the D’Music-powered ‘Digicel...

Published:Wednesday | April 29, 2020 | 12:00 AM

Sunday Live continues to showcase the musical prowess of some of Jamaica’s finest talent, and this past Sunday, April 26, the event featured songstress Shuga and reggae bands Earth Kry and TennShann Invasion. Now, with five episodes under its belt...

Published:Tuesday | April 28, 2020 | 12:00 AM

Dominique Roache, a Jamaican medical student living and studying in Belize, has found a new hobby since San Pedro went under complete lockdown – self-portraits. “I’ve been inside for so long, I decided to start taking pictures of myself, using...

Published:Friday | April 24, 2020 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson/Gleaner Writer

IF MIXOLOGY is artistry in motion, then consider the instruments as the canvas, the ingredients as the paint, and Randeen Thomas as the Pablo Picasso of his time, giving spirits new life. Some might be familiar with ‘The Big Belly Bartender’,...

Published:Friday | April 24, 2020 | 12:00 AM

Jamaican cultural ambassador Latonya Style is known for taking her passion and promoting dancehall across the world. Something Extra celebrates Flashback Friday by bringing you behind the scenes of this globetrotter’s dance workshop and tour in...

Published:Thursday | April 23, 2020 | 12:00 AM

It’s #ThrowBackThursday, and we are looking back to the days when dressing up meant more than just going from room to room. Extra went down memory lane with these hotties who are just counting down the days to go back out and slay.

Published:Wednesday | April 22, 2020 | 12:00 AM

The fourth in the series of the musical showcase Sunday Live, powered by Sagicor, was held on Sunday, April 19 at Pier One on the Waterfront and featured some of Jamaica’s top up-and-coming talents. The series, which is the brainchild of...

Published:Tuesday | April 21, 2020 | 12:19 AM

As the Jamaica and the rest of the world continue to feel the impact of COVID-19, corporate companies are stepping up in a big way, providing support and assistance to communities, individuals and other organisations that are directly or indirectly...

Published:Friday | April 17, 2020 | 12:00 AM

While many in the heat of this COVID-19 pandemic are staying inside, Jodian Duhaney, her fiancé and a team of friends are out in the communities of St James giving care packages to those in need. For Flashback Friday, Something Extra brings you...

Published:Friday | April 17, 2020 | 12:14 AM

PEPSI-COLA JAMAICA, whose success has been built on the unwavering support of Jamaicans, is raising the bar in humanitarian leadership by aiding in the local COVID-19 fight through a donation valued at over $15 million The donation, made to the...

Published:Friday | April 17, 2020 | 12:11 AM

COVID-19 has completely readjusted how we operate daily. With the proliferation of the ‘work from home’ concept, many persons have become even more stationary as they spend full days on their couches, tapping on their communication devices while...

Published:Thursday | April 16, 2020 | 12:00 AM

In a time like this, families are being offered time to bond. We eat, laugh, cry and even share a frame together to be added to our reservoir of memories. Here’s a family of familiar faces who did a photo shoot in true Easter-loving style.

Published:Wednesday | April 15, 2020 | 12:00 AM

Since this week would have been carnival week in Jamaica, we are taking you back to the mecca, Trinidad and Tobago, where just a few months ago, before the pandemic, the region’s local designers, musicians and the revellers were on show. The...

Published:Tuesday | April 14, 2020 | 12:00 AM

The face of entertainment is changing, and the creative industry is finding new and innovative ways to reach audiences and showcase their talent, and Sunday Live is one such innovation that is creating waves online. The brainchild of entrepreneur...

Published:Tuesday | April 14, 2020 | 12:16 AM

1. The political aspirant is about to find out just how expensive it is to get a gritty, old veteran to give up his parliamentary seat. Our sources say many millions are being demanded. So, once again, they are all looking to shake the money tree...

Published:Monday | April 13, 2020 | 12:00 AM

Two hearts – one remarkable romance. Shawneil Bailey-Gordon and Adrian Gordon recently tied the knot in a beautiful, intimate wedding at their family home. Something Extra has the nuptial highlights. Also, be sure to read more of the couple’s...

Published:Thursday | April 9, 2020 | 12:00 AM

Gratitude is a must. That was the motivation behind Managing Director of New Greenhouse Nicole McGrath’s mission to bring a smile to the faces of doctors, nurses and good Samaritans who have been leading and assisting in the fight to treat and...

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