Legends of Dancehall & Reggae Promise a Historic Event Aboard the Love and Harmony Cruise

New York, NY (November 10, 2017). The second annual Love and Harmony cruise is already being anticipated as one of the most historic event in dancehall and reggae culture. On October 28th, Winford Williams and the Onstage TV crew (Jamaica national TV program) made a stop by the Harmony House… Continue reading

Renowned Greensleeves Record Label Celebrates 40th Anniversary

Legendary U.K. based reggae label, Greensleeves Records will celebrate its 40th anniversary with new and commemorative product releases and multiple events in London, Paris and New York throughout Spring and Summer 2017. The festivities will commence in April for Record Store Day and continue through September capping at the Notting… Continue reading

Jamaica Spotlighted in 2017 Grammy Nominations

The 59th Grammy®  nominees have been announced, and a strong contingent of Jamaican musicians are shining as contenders. Whether it is artists nominated for  Best Reggae Album or classic reggae songs being resurrected in today’s popular music, there is no denying the country’s musical impact on the current climate. This… Continue reading

Beenie Man to get ICON award

Beenie Man will be recognized for his contribution to the global music industry, by being presented with the first ICON Music Award on Friday. The award will be presented at the third staging of the OCEAN Style ICON Award Dinner during the OCEAN Style FashionShowcase Weekend at the Secrets Resorts… Continue reading

Billboard Producer Ricky Blaze Inks Deal with Island Records UK

Having worked with some of the biggest names in every genre of music such as Dancehall, Reggae, R&B and Hip Hop such, renowned multi-talented singer, songwriter and billboard charting producer Ricky Blaze has achieved many pinnacle of success in his career. His latest endeavor consist of a worldwide deal with… Continue reading

Beenie Man’s album release date changed to September 16

After months of planning and promotion, it seems fans will have to wait a while longer to listen to Beenie Man’s new album, Unstoppable. The album was scheduled to be released today, however STAR Online has learnt that its release has been delayed until September 16. “The album was due… Continue reading

King Jammy “New Sounds of Freedom” Out Today on VP Records

King Jammy is one of reggae’s most prolific talents, whose career spans a half-century. Almost 40 years since the original sessions, King Jammy revisits the seminal album that launched his career as a producer. New Sounds of Freedom is a re-working of the 1977 Black Uhuru classic Love Crisis featuring… Continue reading

Strictly The Best Volume 52 & 53

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

‘A God send mi inna the studio,’ Ele says of new song Dance ‘N’ Move

Word on the streets is that it’s Elephant Man’s time again, and the flamboyant dancehall deejay is crediting the Almighty with placing him in the right place at the right time to voice what is being touted as his next mega single. The song, Dance ‘N’ Move, was recorded at… Continue reading

Lady Saw – Biography

There are so many names for Lady Saw: The Queen of Dancehall, The First Lady of Dancehall or this latest one: Mama Saw. The latest name, however, is quite befitting at this point in her career because she is the matriarch for all female dancehall deejays, and arguably some female… Continue reading