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Vybz Kartel Preps New EP “Amsterdam”

Vybz Kartel Preps New EP “Amsterdam”

Like him or not, there is no denying that superstar Vybz Kartel is undoubtedly one of the biggest recognizable name in dancehall. Steeped by controversy, made his mark topping billboard charts, recognized by Time magazine or his music being used on TV shows internationally, Vybz Kartel is a musical force […]

by July 25, 2012 7 comments News
Kreayshawn – Go Hard (La.La.La) [Music Video]

Kreayshawn – Go Hard (La.La.La) [Music Video]

Kreayshawn serves up the video for her single “Go Hard (La.La.La),” off her debut album Somethin’ Bout Kreay, due August 14. White Girl Mob member V-Nasty also made a cameo in the video. Peep the Oakland emcee and her crew below.

by July 25, 2012 0 comments Non, Videos
Sitcom Pioneer Sherman Hemsley Dead At Age 74

Sitcom Pioneer Sherman Hemsley Dead At Age 74

One of sitcom’s most recognized pioneers, Sherman Hemsley, is dead at age 74. According to reports, Hemsley was found dead in his home in El Paso, California earlier today. TMZ reported that his cause of death is not known but suspect to be natural causes. His body was discovered by […]

by July 24, 2012 0 comments News, Top Stories
Nicki Minaj Added To ‘Today’ Concert Series

Nicki Minaj Added To ‘Today’ Concert Series

Nicki Minaj will be painting New York’s Rockefeller Plaza pink next month with her planned performance at the “Today” Summer Concert Series, sponsored by Toyota. Nicki Minaj will be taking the stage on August 14, where she will performed in front her home crowd. VIDEO: Nicki Minaj “Pound The Alarm” […]

by July 24, 2012 0 comments News
Reggae Sumfest Crowned Lady Saw Dancehall Queen [Photo]

Reggae Sumfest Crowned Lady Saw Dancehall Queen [Photo]

Lady Saw is not dancehall queen by chance and she proves that last Thursday night at Reggae Sumfest dancehall night. Marion Hall, affectionately called Lady Saw, was in fine form when she hit reggae music’s biggest stage on July 19th at the Catherine Hall Entertainment Complex in Montego Bay. The […]

by July 24, 2012 0 comments News, Photos, Top Stories
Shaggy & Di Genius – Falling In Love [New Music]

Shaggy & Di Genius – Falling In Love [New Music]

Dancehall stars Shaggy teams with Big Ship hitmaker Di Genius on a new single “Falling In Love,” produced by Stephen “Di Genius” McGregor. Lyrics: Girl you been on my mind Everyday girl all the time I try to show you baby All that i’ve been thinking about Gotta let these […]

by July 24, 2012 1 comment Music, Non
Vybz Kartel – Dem Bwoy [New Music]

Vybz Kartel – Dem Bwoy [New Music]

Dancehall star Vybz Kartel takes us back old school on his new single “Dem Bwoy,” off the new Ilabash Riddim. Lyrics: A couldn’t me dem boy de a pree When dem a just a stem from off di war tree Dem a badman fi woman dem no badman fi we […]

by July 24, 2012 3 comments Music
Nefatari Added To Brooklyn Music Festival Lineup With Mavado, Lady Saw

Nefatari Added To Brooklyn Music Festival Lineup With Mavado, Lady Saw

Still reeling from her performance at the 2012 Essence Music Festival, Nefatari barely has time to catch her breath as she has just been added to the 5th annual “Brooklyn Music Festival”. The event headlined by international dancehall star “Mavado” and Queen of dancehall “Lady Saw” is slated for July […]

by July 24, 2012 0 comments News