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Published:Friday | September 3, 2021 | 12:06 AMKrysta Anderson/Staff Reporter

Attorney-turned-content creator and the host of the recently wrapped YouTube series, The Social House, Rushane Campbell, is no stranger to the spotlight. His bold and effortless approach to every venture he explores is nothing short of spectacular...

Published:Friday | September 3, 2021 | 12:05 AMDamian Levy/Gleaner Writer

There are many roles that feel like the result of divine intervention — actors who come along at the right time for the performance they were born to play. For Jennifer Hudson, that destiny is manifested in Respect, as she pays tribute to the Queen...

Published:Thursday | September 2, 2021 | 12:09 AM

LOS ANGELES (AP): Elton John is releasing an album of collaborations with artistes from several generations and genres, including Nicki Minaj, Young Thug, Miley Cyrus, Lil Nas X, Stevie Nicks and Stevie Wonder. The Lockdown Sessions, a collection...

Published:Thursday | September 2, 2021 | 12:09 AM

NEW YORK (AP): A woman who wasn’t a fan of R Kelly ended up getting exposed to a sexually transmitted disease after he enticed her to join him on the road, she testified on Tuesday at the R...

Published:Thursday | September 2, 2021 | 12:08 AMYasmine Peru/Senior Gleaner Writer

A representative from the Brooklyn Mirage, the venue in New York where Chronixx was scheduled to perform next Monday, September 6, says it was the reggae artiste who pulled the plug on the concert and not them nor the city. The representative also...

Published:Thursday | September 2, 2021 | 12:06 AMYasmine Peru/Senior Gleaner Writer

Singer Max Romeo remains forever grateful to Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry, the man who, more than four decades ago, produced a single and an entire album that are now enshrined in the catalogue of esteemed dub classics. “Lee Scratch Perry has left us. The...

Published:Thursday | September 2, 2021 | 12:06 AM

NEW YORK (AP): For Alicia Keys, Girl On Fire isn’t just a million-selling single, but the title and inspiration for a young adult graphic novel scheduled for next year. HarperCollins Publishers announced on Tuesday that Girl On Fire, the story of...

Published:Wednesday | September 1, 2021 | 9:20 AMYasmine Peru - Senior Gleaner Writer

On Monday evening, the widow of dub pioneer Scratch Perry spoke publicly for the first time since his sudden death and dropped a bombshell, implicating nameless persons in her husband's demise. In a social media...

Published:Wednesday | September 1, 2021 | 9:06 AM

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Published:Wednesday | September 1, 2021 | 12:08 AMStephanie Lyew/Gleaner Writer

Out of the hundreds of photographs that Frank Spinelli has taken of people throughout his travels, there’s one, out of the many of Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry, that stands out. The photo sees Perry wearing a red snapback cap that he customised with...

Published:Wednesday | September 1, 2021 | 12:08 AM

Team Palace would like to thank you, sincerely, for your support and understanding while we navigate these difficult times. Our indoor cinemas – Carib 5, Sunshine Palace and Palace Multiplex – are open for your entertainment in a safe and...

Published:Wednesday | September 1, 2021 | 12:07 AMStephanie Lyew/Gleaner Writer

Maxi Priest as a young, recording newcomer was a radical, and a stubborn one at that. Those were the words he used to describe himself. “Just wanting to do things my way, as the great Frank Sinatra sang,” he said in a recent interview with The...

Published:Wednesday | September 1, 2021 | 12:07 AM

This cinema will remain closed until further notice due to current curfew restrictions.

Published:Wednesday | September 1, 2021 | 12:07 AM

Escape Room – Tournament of Champions Uncovering what they have in common Six people unwittingly find themselves locked in another series of escape rooms, slowly uncovering what they have in common to survive. Joining forces with two of the...

Published:Tuesday | August 31, 2021 | 12:07 AM

(In January 2003, Sunday Gleaner writer Chaos conducted a two-part interview with Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry, one of the nominees for the Reggae Grammy Award. This is a repeat of Part 2. Part 1 was published yesterday.) What is your take on...

Published:Monday | August 30, 2021 | 12:06 AM

(In January 2003, Sunday Gleaner writer Chaos conducted a two-part interview with Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry, one of the nominees for the Reggae Grammy Award. This is a repeat of Part 1.) If Bob Marley was King, Dennis Brown the Crown Prince and...

Published:Saturday | August 28, 2021 | 12:10 AMStephanie Lyew - Gleaner Writer

It’s late evening in Jamaica, almost midnight in the United Kingdom, but this megastar is up and about for the interview, which is somewhat strange waters for him to tread. Dalton Harris had withdrawn from the public eye, embraced being a hermit,...

Published:Saturday | August 28, 2021 | 12:10 AMYasmine Peru - Senior Gleaner Writer

A telephone conversation with a friend who encouraged him to apply for a student visa to attend university in the United States was a major turning point in Tarik Holmes’ life. Unbeknown to him, the friend subsequently went ahead and contacted the...

Published:Friday | August 27, 2021 | 12:07 AMStephanie Lyew/Gleaner Writer

Kaylia Williams is eyeing the film and television industry closely, even more now than she has throughout her career as a TV host and personality. Known professionally as Press Kay, her playground has primarily been the music and entertainment...

Published:Friday | August 27, 2021 | 12:07 AMDamian Levy/Gleaner Writer

There’s a moment in Jungle Cruise in which cruise captain Frank single-handedly wrestles a hungry cheetah and wins. The movie has an explanation for why this impossible thing occurs, and for the most part, it’s acceptable, but it was not lost on me...

Published:Friday | August 27, 2021 | 12:07 AM

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Published:Friday | August 27, 2021 | 12:06 AMYasmine Peru/Senior Gleaner Writer

The airing of the contentious, highly anticipated episode 7 of reality comedy series 876 Roommates has seen battle lines being firmly drawn between the fans of comedians King Tavii and the once-clownish Facebook Hero, who has rebranded into the...

Published:Thursday | August 26, 2021 | 12:09 AM

Reggae musician Ijahman Levi, who left his Manchester home in Jamaica earlier this month for France, where he was scheduled to perform, is now recovering from COVID-19. His manager, Cabel Stephenson, told The Gleaner that Levi is being cared for by...

Published:Thursday | August 26, 2021 | 12:07 AMYasmine Peru/Senior Gleaner Writer

With Jamaica the keeper of the Miss World crown until it is officially handed over at the next staging of the competition, Crown of Beauty Jamaica, the franchise holders of Miss Jamaica World, are pulling out all the stops to ensure that the island...

Published:Thursday | August 26, 2021 | 12:06 AM

LOS ANGELES (AP): ‘Jeopardy!’ is back to guest hosts after the resignation of Mike Richards, and actress Mayim Bialik will return as the first one up. Sony Pictures Television announced Monday that Bialik will take the podium long occupied by the...

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