The reggae community is reacting to the death of veteran singer John Holt. Holt passed away yesterday at a hospital in London. He was in the UK touring when he fell ill. SEE ALSO: Reggae Legend John Holt Dead At 67 Ub40, Shaggy and Sean Paul are among some icons […]
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John Holt is dead. The reggae legend passed away yesterday in a hospital in London. Holt’s manager, Copeland Forbes, confirmed the news saying the veteran reggae singer died at 2:40 am English time. “John died at 2:40 am English time. His [John’s] nephew informed of his death,” he told the […]
After almost 20 years of not gracing reggae music’s biggest stage, Shabba Ranks returned with a bang. The dancehall icon put on an electrifying performance on International Night 1, proving he is still one of dancehall’s finest acts. Shabba performed several of his classics to screaming fans, including X-Rated, Mr. […]
The Boston Most Elite Awards (BMI) will be honouring a number of Jamaican entertainers this year at their annual event. The Boston Most Elite Awards is an event geared towards giving recognition to the people in the Boston urban nightlife community. Organisers of the event said they will be honouring […]
The annual Jagra GT Taylor Christmas Extravaganza Christmas Day concert proves to be a major hit among major shows in the holiday festive season. Among the top acts who play solid set at the show are dancehall heavy weight Bounty Killer, Khago, Chuck Fenda, D’Angel, I-Octane, John Holt, Coco Tea, […]
Organizers of the Jamaican Jazz and Blues festival announced yesterdat the Soul Music icon Celine Dion will headline their 2012 show. At a launch held at the Iberostar Hotel in Montego Bay, the shows Chairman, Walter Elmore, said Dion will be the closing act. He also announced a new production […]
A Jamaican allstar team completed a video for their Japan Tribute single “Starting Over.” The song features vocals from some of reggae music icons including John Holt, Bunny Wailer, Junior Reid, Luciano, Half Pint, Marcia Griffiths, Carl Dawkins and Dean Fraser. Watch the video below.
Japanese reggae musicians living in Jamaica are continuing their support earthquake victims with the recording of two new songs. Japan natives Jun Tochino and Yumiko ‘Yumi’ Gabe recently records new tracks “Matsushima” and “Starting Over” featuring several big names in reggae. Starting Over was written by international reggae artistes Triston […]