Global music sensation Mariah Carey will be headed to the 2015 edition of the Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival. Historic Occasion Organizers of the event are proud to be hosts of her first-ever Caribbean performance, headlining the 19th annual event from Jan. 29 to 31, 2015, at the Trelawny Stadium in Falmouth. “Welcoming Mariah Carey to Jamaica’s shores is truly exciting, and we are extremely pleased to announce this iconic star as our headline act for 2015,” said veteran festival producer Walter Elmore, who believes Carey’s agreeing to perform is a testament to the quality of the annual production. “We […]
The highly anticipated Kingston MUSIC WEEK is finally here. Kingston MUSIC WEEK which began last night and continues until next Sunday, aims to bring back live music to the city’s capital across all genres. MUSIC WEEK events Schedule: Monday DEC 1 1. RETV Unplugged at the Countryside Club 2. Launch of the single – “African Queen” by Samory-I at the Eutopia Sports Bar. Tuesday DEC 2 1. “Mature Alternative” at the Essence Lounge. The line-up includes veteran toaster U-Roy and singers Patrick Badoo and Eddie Fitzroy. 2. The Behind the Screen series at Usain Bolt’s Tracks and Records on Constant […]
Popcaan Love Yuh Bad Directed by Nile Saulter
MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica — Jamaica were crowned champions of the Caribbean Football Union Caribbean Cup after outscoring Trinidad and Tobago 4-3 on penalties in front of a vociferous home crowd at the Montego Bay Sports Complex a short while ago. After neither team was able to find the target during 90 minutes of regulation plus 30 minutes of extra time, goalkeeper Andre Blake gave Jamaica the ideal start in the shoot-out when he saved the penalty of Trinidad and Tobago captain Kenwyne Jones. Jermaine Taylor, Jobi McAnuff, Demar Phillips and captain Rodolph Austin, who was named man-of-the-match, were on target […]
Titled ‘The Lyricist’ the mix CD showcases the talent and lyrical ability of Kabaka Pyramid who has been recently dubbed the conscious revolutionary lyricist. Hailing from Kingston, Jamaica Kabaka Pyramid unique musical style blending the power, energy and melody of Reggae with the lyricism of Hip Hop, resonates throughout this mix CD. Throughout the CD you will hear excerpts of Kabaka Pyramid discussing different views on Reggae music and Rastafari, which brings a level of insight into the mind and talent of the artist Kabaka Pyramid. He is an ever evolving artist that has numerous ways of expressing his creativity […]
Konshens – Flick (Demarco Diss) [Wul Dem Again Riddim]
Demarco – Lime Chip (Konshens Diss) Wul Dem Again Riddim
Listen to Kabaka Pyramid’s track “Lock Down D Place” on the Elastic Riddim.
STUDIO CHRONICLES – Jamaica: King Jammy’s Recording Studio Episode 2
Raging Fyah Brave
Konshens Interview (TALKS MASICKA DEMARCO AIDONIA COREY TODD K SWIZZ) Part 1 of 2
Notis & Iba Mahr ft. Tarrus Riley – Diamond Sox Remix
Spice & Vybz Kartel – Conjugal Visit Spice and Vybz Kartel team up again to bring us another song for the bedroom. #Worldboss
STUDIO CHRONICLES – Jamaica: Harry J Recording Studio Episode 1 Big up to Irievibrations Entertainment, DREAMA STUDIOS and Illuminati Film for bringing this show to the web.. It’s a show about the history of Jamaican music from a studio and production perspective.
Noisey Jamaica II: Alkaline, Notnice, Portmore and Popcaan’s Mom! – Episode 5/6 In this episode of Noisey Jamaica, we meet travel to Portmore to meet the man behind some of Popcaan and Vybz Kartel’s main songs, the producer Notnice. Then we go into Kingston to meet Alkaline, a rising star of dancehall. Did he really tattoo his eyeballs black? Find out here.
Noisey Jamaica II – Gee Jam Studios comes to Kingston – Episode 4/6 In this episode our Walshy and the Noisey crew meet up with Island Records founder Chris Blackwell at his Strawberry Hill resort, and Walshy gets a visit from a gang of exciting new artists from Jon Baker’s Gee Jam Studios. Meet Major Lazer-affiliated Mystic and then Koko, Prodi and Yawd Movement.
Protoje Stylin’ Produced by: Winta James Shot by Nickii Kane Directed & Edited by Yannick Reid Art Direction & Animation by Taj Francis
Noisey Jamaica II – The Reggae Revival feat. Chronixx and Protoje – Episode 2/6 In this episode of Noisey Jamaica II we meet the new young reggae artists Chronixx, Protoje and more. These artists are leading the way for the reggae revival both with their new found commercial success. Major Lazer’s Walshy Fire talks to these artists to find out what’s really fueling this reggae revival.
Jah Cure Life We Live Iyah Cure Music Ltd Directed by The Truth
Noisey Jamaica II – Episode 1/6 The second editon of Noisey Jamaica is a look into the revolutionary new young reggae movement led by charismatic artists like Chronixx and Jesse Royal. Presented by Major Lazer’s Walshy Fire and also featuring controversial new dancehall artists like Alkaline, Noisey Jamaica travels from downtown to the beaches to report on one of the most exciting periods in Jamaica’s rich musical history, including a look at the influence of Vybz Kartel, currently incarcerated for murder.