Jah Cure Reveals “Postcard-Perfect Travelogue” (Billboard) Video for “Rasta”

Jah Cure, the Jamaican singer who has long been recognized as one of reggae’s greatest voices, returns with his new video “Rasta.  Spanning his homeland and several European countries – including Greece, Italy, France, The Netherlands and Switzerland – the visual captures the worldwide appeal and impact of reggae music… Continue reading

The Famed ‘World Clash’ Gets a New Look

New York, New York — September 1, 2016 — Staying true to their commitment of presenting the unique Jamaican art form of sound clash (intense sound system/DJ competition incorporating music, speech and stage presence) to the masses, promoters Irish and Chin are giving their renowned event World Clash a new… Continue reading

Luciano’s US visa cancelled after ‘cannabis extract found in herbal medicine’

Reggae star Luciano is facing yet another obstacle in his life as his United States visitor’s visa and work permit were cancelled by American law enforcement officers last weekend. The artiste, who was scheduled to perform at the Philadelphia Jerk Festival at Fairmount Park on Sunday, announced this development via… Continue reading

Kartel brings free robotics class to Portmore

Official VK Line to host robotics camp inviting students from every high school in Kartel’s hometown On the heels of the announcement of donation of computers to every high school in Portmore, Official VK Line is announcing their intent to keep a robotics class in Portmore. “We have engaged Marvin… Continue reading

Longtime Montreal black community leader and volunteer retires at 92

At 92, after a lifetime of helping people, Ivyline Fleming has decided to take down her community leader’s shingle. The much-decorated volunteer is proud of what she has accomplished, but she has had enough — and wants time now to travel, to read, to relax. Time for herself. Certainly, she… Continue reading

Mr Vegas starting ‘new journey’ with God, leaving dancehall

The artiste made the announcement on social media over the weekend. “Thanks to the fans that stood by me over the years,” Mr Vegas said, adding “This is the start of a new journey. This is the day that I answered to his call. I have decided to make Jesus… 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

Elephant Man hits Billboard singles chart

Dancehall star Elephant Man is pumped up at the success of ‘Hip Sings’, his collaboration with overseas-based DJ-songwriter and producer DJ Sultan. The song is flirting with crossover success as it has been in the top 10 of the Billboard Hot Singles sales chart for the past three weeks, peaking… Continue reading

Stephen Marley releases fourth studio album

Stephen ‘Ragga’ Marley released his fourth studio album, Revelation Part II: The Fruit of Life, on July 22. It has been at number one for two weeks on the Billboard Reggae Album chart, and it is distributed in Jamaica and the Caribbean by Tuff Gong International. Produced by the Grammy-winning… Continue reading

Vegas salutes athletes with new song

Dancehall star Mr Vegas has, over the years, paid tribute to his homeland with a number of recordings, including ‘Sweet Jamaica’ and ‘Gi Wi Back Wi Sweet Jamaica’. Vegas recently recorded and released a hot new track titled Go Before Dem to show his support for the Jamaican athletes participating… Continue reading