Plans are underway for the staging of the highly anticipated 30th celebration of the International Reggae and World Music Awards (IRAWMA) in Trinidad and Tobago. The ceremony, which will be held at the National Academy for Performing Arts on Saturday May 28th, will some of the region top artists in […]
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Singer/songwriter Alaine has a knack for effectively translating her feelings and emotions into song. Her latest effort Tahrir Square is another such recording. Inspired by the recent events in Cairo, Egypt, Alaine said she was deeply moved by the images that she saw. “Thousands of people gathered in Tahrir Square […]
Apart from the likes of Bob Marley, Shaggy is perhaps the most commercially successful reggae artist. Shaggy, who is the recipient of this year’s Friends Of Jamaica award, told Peter Bailey of NBC Nitecap that his involvement with charity in Jamaica is by “chance.” “Everything is by accident, its just […]
URBAN ISLANDZ NEWS: Reggae/Dancehall artiste Shaggy was honoured on the weekend for his humanitarian work. Shaggy, whose real name is Orville Burrell, was awarded the 2011 ‘International Humanitarian Award’ by the American Friends of Jamaica at their 7th Annual Peacock Soiree held at Jungle Island, Miami Florida on Saturday. The […]
The list of nominees for the International Reggae and World Music Awards (IRAWMA) are in and some of the biggest names in the region will be given an award come May 28th. Last year hottest international Reggae star Gyptian, leads the list of nominees with eight nods, while Soca King […]
Reggae/dancehall artist Shaggy has teamed up with latin hip hop act Pitbull to drop a new track called Fire Up (Forget The Recession). The track which was done on a latin dance beat is getting some rave reviews both locally in Jamaica and over seas. Peep the new track below […]