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John Holt Legacy: Ten Classic Songs Everyone Should Listen

John Holt Legacy: Ten Classic Songs Everyone Should Listen

Reggae lost one of it’s finest voices on Sunday but legendary singer John Holt left a legacy of timeless singles that will be playing on reggae airwaves for generations to come. John Holt died at age 67 leaving a catalog of classic singles from back in the Paragons era. These […]

by October 21, 2014 0 comments News, Top Stories
Reggae Reacts To John Holt’s Death

Reggae Reacts To John Holt’s Death

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 […]

by October 20, 2014 2 comments News, Top Stories
Reggae Legend John Holt Dead At 67

Reggae Legend John Holt Dead At 67

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 […]

by October 20, 2014 1 comment Feature, News
Shabba Wows Reggae Sumfest, Deejay Honored [Video]

Shabba Wows Reggae Sumfest, Deejay Honored [Video]

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. […]

by July 23, 2012 0 comments News, Photos, Top Stories
Bounty Killer, Mavado Among Others Up For Lifetime Achievement Award

Bounty Killer, Mavado Among Others Up For Lifetime Achievement Award

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 […]

by February 28, 2012 0 comments News, Top Stories
Jagra GT Taylor Christmas Extravaganza A Hit

Jagra GT Taylor Christmas Extravaganza A Hit

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, […]

by December 30, 2011 0 comments News
Celine Dion, Kelly Rowland Headline Jamaica Jazz & Blues Festival 2012

Celine Dion, Kelly Rowland Headline Jamaica Jazz & Blues Festival 2012

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 […]

by November 10, 2011 0 comments Feature, News, Top Stories
Video: Japan Tribute Song – Starting Over (Jamaican All Stars)

Video: Japan Tribute Song – Starting Over (Jamaican All Stars)

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.

by June 8, 2011 0 comments News, Videos