Vershon says “That was my first and last Sting”

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Dancehall star Vershon is upset and frustrated that the organisers of Sting failed to stick to the running order of the show, and eventually spoiled what was supposed to be his first ever performance at the event. “I am disappointed that I didn’t get a chance to perform for my … Continue reading

Luciano receives 2nd Grammy Nomination

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Following his previous 2002 Grammy nomination for A New Day, reggae royalty Luciano receives the prestigious nod again this year for his latest album Zion Awake, released by JamStyle Records via VPAL music, VP Records’ distribution arm. The inspirational songwriter, brilliant singer and international ambassador of Jamaican reggae was born … Continue reading

Lady Saw now a ‘servant of the Lord’

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Deejay Lady Saw says she will be cancelling all her dancehall shows because God has called her to work for Him. On her Instagram page a short while ago, Lady Saw, whose real name is Marion Hall, said God spoke to her today. “God has just spoken to me,” Hall … Continue reading

Strictly The Best Volume 52 & 53

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It is that time of year again. On December 11th, VP Records unleashes Volumes 52 & 53 of reggae’s longest running compilation series Strictly The Best. The 2015 edition of Strictly the Best features 28 of the hottest tracks in dancehall, roots and lovers rock by reggae’s top stars as … Continue reading

Singjay J Capri dies

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KINGSTON, Jamaica — Sources have confirmed that singjay J Capri, who was hospitalised for more than a week following a motor vehicle crash, has died. The entertainer reportedly succumbed to her injuries this morning at the University Hospital of the West Indies in St Andrew. Social media users on Twitter … Continue reading

Romain Virgo Drops “Fade Away” ft. Assassin [ New video ]

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The 25-year-old Jamaican singer-songwriter Romain Virgo returns with a brand new EP Lifted on Oct 30, 2015 on VP Records. This week, he releases the video for the EP’s latest single “Fade Away” featuring dancehall lyricist Assassin. The visual premiered in Jamaica on the island’s top entertainment TV show OnStage … Continue reading

Iba Mahr and Dean Fraser Say It’s All About “Having Fun!”

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Reggae Star and Ambassador Iba Mahr, and legendary saxophonist Dean Fraser, have teamed to deliver a new single to the music marketplace carrying a simple message:  it’s all about “Having Fun!” Released on SoundCloud, the single comes in advance of Iba Mahr’s much anticipated album, Diamond Sox, which will be … Continue reading