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Published:Wednesday | September 23, 2020 | 12:12 AMYasmine Peru/Senior Gleaner Writer

It has been said in the music business that he who owns the master is the master, and this is true on a global level. The Twitter rants and antics by American producer, rapper, fashion designer and presidential candidate wannabe, Kanye West, has...

Published:Wednesday | September 23, 2020 | 12:09 AM

The National Gallery of Jamaica’s virtual Last Sundays, scheduled for September 27, will feature a musical performance by the singer Tori-Lattore, as well as interview clips from the Jamaica Jamaica! exhibition opening. The video will premiere at 1...

Published:Wednesday | September 23, 2020 | 12:09 AM

Good Place star Jameela Jamil credits her “privilege” with giving her clear skin. The actress said recently that coming from a place of privilege with her career and her finances means she has “more access to good quality nutrition” and has a “...

Published:Wednesday | September 23, 2020 | 12:08 AM

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Published:Wednesday | September 23, 2020 | 12:08 AM

In Marvel Studios’ action-packed spy thriller Black Widow, Natasha Romanoff, aka Black Widow, confronts the darker parts of her ledger when a dangerous conspiracy with ties to her past arises. Black Widow is directed by Cate Shortland and stars...

Published:Wednesday | September 23, 2020 | 12:08 AM

Sixth-grader Peter (Oakes Fegley) is pretty much your average kid – he likes gaming, hanging out with his friends and his beloved pair of Air Jordans. But when his recently widowed grandfather Ed (Academy Award winner Robert De Niro) moves in with...

Published:Tuesday | September 22, 2020 | 12:07 AM

Dancehall’s ‘Top Doll’, Ishawna, has signed a deal with international floral arrangement brand Luxury Roses. The partnership will see ‘Miss Legendary’ becoming the face of the brand in Jamaica as they expand their global reach. In an interview with...

Published:Tuesday | September 22, 2020 | 12:05 AM

Recognising their pure and authentic beauty, African queens have readjusted their crowns and reclaimed their rightful place on the runway, with the help of one of the leading local style and talent agencies. Saint International has successfully...

Published:Monday | September 21, 2020 | 12:10 AMStephanie Lyew/Gleaner Writer

Supporters of the annual Jamaica Carnival celebrations were left in limbo earlier this year when the announcement that 2020 carnival events would move from the original date in April to Sunday, October 25, due to the continued spread of the...

Published:Monday | September 21, 2020 | 12:05 AMKrysta Anderson/Gleaner Writer

Less than a week ago, American rapper Cardi B filed for a divorce from her husband, Migos rapper Offset. The couple had been on again, off again, then back on again since secretly tying the knot in 2017. Cheating came into play along the way on...

Published:Sunday | September 20, 2020 | 6:33 AMYasmine Peru - Sunday Gleaner Writer

The year 2020 has been challenging at best, calamitous at worst. After nine months, the world is ready to usher in 2021, maybe without even glancing at Christmas, which seems to have the Grinch hovering somewhere in the background. The music...

Published:Sunday | September 20, 2020 | 6:33 AMShereita Grizzle - Staff Reporter

The moment one sets foot inside Romeich Major’s office, one immediately realises that, when it comes to his business, the 35-year-old entrepreneur takes no prisoners. In fact, he made sure to warn The Sunday Gleaner team that our conversation would...

Published:Sunday | September 20, 2020 | 6:32 AMStephanie Lyew - Sunday Gleaner Writer

Spragga Benz is doing well these days on The Journey Chosen, which is the title of his ninth album which will be released next week. It has been exactly one year since the Franklin Town-born megastar set an almost stratospherically high bar for...

Published:Saturday | September 19, 2020 | 12:12 AMStephanie Lyew/Gleaner Writer

Justin Bieber did it for Beauty and a Beat in 2012. The following year, Portland, Oregon-based Latin indie band Y La Bamba did it for Ponce Pilato, and Ariana Grande, who was inspired by the concept, employed it for her collaboration with Big Sean...

Published:Saturday | September 19, 2020 | 12:10 AM

Grammy-winning reggae artiste Ziggy Marley on Friday released his new family album, More Family Time, a follow-up to his 2009 Grammy- and Emmy-winning album, Family Time. To create the album, Ziggy aimed to capture the energy of his four-year-old...

Published:Friday | September 18, 2020 | 12:16 AM

On the day we learned of Toots Hibbert’s death, I got into an impassioned discussion with my mom about Bam Bam. Her opinion surprised me, especially since she was closer to Toots’ generation than I am. Because she grew up to the early beats of...

Published:Friday | September 18, 2020 | 12:12 AMYasmine Peru/Senior Gleaner Writer

Nearly two decades after it was first released, Shark Attack, a single by veteran roots reggae group Wailing Souls, has been given a makeover, in more ways than one. Not only has Sicilian reggae singer Alborosie been added to the classic 1992 track...

Published:Friday | September 18, 2020 | 12:10 AMShereita Grizzle/Staff Reporter

From fashion designing to business mogul to artiste manager, Romeich Major does it all. Humble and jovial, the Romeich Entertainment frontman freely gave business advice as he spoke about his journey in the entertainment industry. If you are a...

Published:Thursday | September 17, 2020 | 12:15 AM

The Institute of Jamaica (IOJ) has hailed ska and reggae legend Toots Hibbert as a singer who embodied the mission of the institute by ensuring his contributions to the Jamaican culture have been preserved and will live on for generations to come...

Published:Thursday | September 17, 2020 | 12:10 AM

Nine-year-old California-based Kailash tackles the issue of police brutality on his debut reggae single Seems So Strange (Police Brutality). Seems So Strange was produced by Adrian ‘Donsome’ Hanson for Donsome Records. Kailash explained why he...

Published:Thursday | September 17, 2020 | 12:09 AMShereita Grizzle/Staff Reporter

Producer-turned-artiste T’Jean Bennett says he hopes his latest single, Let Them Talk, will inspire listeners to stay motivated in the midst of constant scrutiny and bad mind. Disclosing that the track was given to him via biblical revelation,...

Published:Thursday | September 17, 2020 | 12:08 AMStephanie Lyew/Gleaner Writer

There are pros to being the son of a recording artiste, but Jahazeil Myrie, son of Grammy award winning reggae-dancehall entertainer Mark ‘Buju Banton’ Myrie, says it’s not always an easy road. And, the young artiste is not asking for it to be...

Published:Wednesday | September 16, 2020 | 12:13 AM

This star-studded sequel to DreamWorks Animation’s 2016 musical Trolls, promises a magical cinematic experience for the entire family. The cast features the voices of Anna Kendrick as Poppy, Justin Timberlake as Branch, Rachel Bloom as Barb, James...

Published:Wednesday | September 16, 2020 | 12:08 AM

Mixing the iconic with the intimate and bringing together striking images of his on-stage performances, along with glimpses into his creative process in and out of the studio, and family life in Jamaica. This is exactly what you can expect from the...

Published:Wednesday | September 16, 2020 | 12:07 AM

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