Etana Drops New Album, Rallies For Breast Cancer and Starts U.S. Tour

Helmed by the legendary Jamaican multi-instrumentalist and producer Clive Hunt, Etana’s fourth studio album I Rise will be available October 28, 2014 on VP Records. The Jamaican singer-songwriter’s melodic power blended with Hunt’s rich arrangements sets this album apart as one of the best throughout her stellar career. For National… Continue reading

Veteran reggae singer John Holt is dead

Veteran reggae singer John Holt died in a London hospital yesterday. He was 69. Copeland Forbes, Holt’s manager since 2006, confirmed the entertainer’s passing. “John died at 2:40 am English time. His [John’s] nephew informed of his death,” Forbes told the Jamaica Observer. The cause of death is yet to be… Continue reading

Badgyal Ce’Cile releases new album

Recording artist Ce’Cile hopes to give fans more than they’ve become accustomed to in her latest album entitled Still Running. The 16-track set, the singer’s third studio effort, is slated to be released on October 14. Co-produced by Vinny Vindetto, John FX and Ce’Cile , the project will be distributed… Continue reading

Drummer ‘Style’ Scott killed

LINCOLN ‘Style’ Scott, an original member of the influential Roots Radics Band, was killed at his Manchester home last Thursday evening. The Corporate Communication Unit reports that the 58-year-old Scott was found dead by police at his home in Williamsfield district just after 10:00 pm. The police were told that… Continue reading