This summer, to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Jamaican Independence, The O2 and its multiple venues including indigO2, will be transformed into a Caribbean oasis as over 50 artists take to the stage as part of Respect Jamaica 50. The two week extravaganza, from July 25 to August 6, will […]
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. .. Veteran reggae singer Half Pint new album is on track to drap in the early part of 2011. The “Crazy Girl” singer is busy putting in the finishing touches to his forthcoming album. The album, which is earmarked for release in the first quarter of 2011, will be […]
. .. The nominations for next year 53rd annual Grammy awards are in, and there are some major surprises in the reggae category. Yesterday Urban Islandz told you that reggae star Buju Banton two month old album Before The Dawn was given a Grammy knod. This came at a big […]
By now you would have already learned of the death of Arianna Foster, more popularly known in the dancehall community as Madussa. Ari Up, the front woman for the British band The Slits, died last week wednesday at the age of 48 after a battle with cancer. Foster stepfather John […]