After almost losing his life to a gunman’s bullets, Florida-based singjay/producer Blaq Purl has put his experience into song with his latest single ‘Believer’.
US-based dancehall/reggae act Zally is preparing to release his EP titled ‘Call on Jah’ on February 1.
Dancehall artistes establish themselves as trendsetters influenced by the rhythms of that genre and reggae, and drawing inspiration from everyday street slangs.
Although aggression is one of the factors contributing to the high level of crime affecting Jamaica, Tarrus Riley believes that competition and the need to live a certain life, particularly for social media, have led many to a life of crime.
While the public has been pitting Damian ‘Jr Gong’ Marley against Chronixx, the two entertainers are no enemies. In fact, Marley said a collaboration with the ‘Skankin’ Sweet’ singer is quite likely.
Producers Dwayne ‘Supa Dups’ Chin-Quee and Stephen ‘Di genius’ McGregor are basking with pride after pop singer Shakira won a grammy Award for El Dorado, an album on which they contributed.