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Sean Paul Speaks On Pollution in Kingston
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Grammy award winning Dancehall artist Sean Paul, is raising awareness of the potential health risks surrounding Jamaica’s National Stadium pool.  The ‘Temperature’ singer and former national water polo player started a petition last Saturday, when he aired his concerns about a suspected welding plant being in proximity of the swimming pool.  Paul still visits the area to swim and believes that the welding facility may heavily compromise the health and well-being of Jamaica’s young athletes, and others within the...

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Friday, 05 October 2018
Netflix Documentary Series Investigates Unresolved Attack on Bob Marley
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Jamaican Politician Wants To Legalize Prostitution
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Fenley Douglas who is acting Councillor for the Waterford Division of the parish of St. Catherine in Jamaica, is pushing extremely hard for the legalization of prostitution. “We can benefit from the collection of tax from these workers as they are offering a service. We are letting the collection of needed funds go uncollected by discriminating against these persons. It must stop or we stand to lose,” Douglas told media reporters. “When they go to do business they are titled...

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Thursday, 23 August 2018
7.3 EARTHQUAKE STRIKES NEAR TRINIDAD & TOBAGO
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Wednesday, 22 August 2018
DANCEHALL NEWS: Delus’ Funeral Service Set To Take Place On July 23
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Several weeks ago, we released the news of the death of reggae artist, Delus. Delus is also the brother of dancehall’s own, Konshens. Delus commited suicide in the bathroom of his Kingston home on June 22, 2016. His body was found by his girlfriend where she discovered that he took his own life with a gun. The funeral is set to be held on Saturday, July 23. It will be held at the Church of Resurrection on Dickens Avenue in...

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Thursday, 14 July 2016
DANCEHALL NEWS: Tommy Lee Sparta Wanted; Finally Turns Himself Into Police
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Last week, dancehall artist Tommy Lee Sparta was wanted by police.  Reports were being made that he was connected to a shooting that happened on Saunders Ave in Kingston 2.   Sparta was ordered to turn himself into the Elletson Road Police Station in Kingston 16 on or before Monday, July 4. Back in 2014, Sparta and his four cronies were taken into custody and charged for being connected to a lottery scam. He has since been released on $400,000 bail....

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Saturday, 09 July 2016
DANCEHALL NEWS: Mavado’s Son Shot And Almost Killed For Defending His Father
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The Gully God, better known to dancehall as Mavado, is going through it right now. His teenage son suffered a gun shot wound and is currently in the hospital being treated.  Officials say that he was shot over a week ago in Cassava Piece, St. Andrew, where Mavado was originally born and raised. Very little information has been released on what actually happened but Superintendent Stephanie Lindsay reports: “They have not received an official report from him as he is...

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Saturday, 09 July 2016
Beenie Man Issues Apology For Not Showing Up For Grand Cayman Show
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Beenie Man was scheduled to do a show out in the Grand Cayman on June 24th and never showed up. Shame on you, Moses. Ann Marie Logan, promoter for the Grand Cayman show, says she is out 25 grand, which she spent on the event. She is claiming that over 6,000 people were expected to attend the event. Beenie actually extended a heartfelt apology to Logan and the people of Grand Cayman for not showing up as they expected. He...

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Thursday, 07 July 2016
Lady Saw Set To Perform At The White House
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Lady Saw, better known these days as Minister Marion Hall, has gotten an opportunity of a lifetime. We hear that she will be performing at the White House tomorrow, June 24, 2016. According to Hype Life Magazine, “Marion Hall will be introducing King Adeyeye Ogunwusi of Nigeria and His Royal Majesty (King Adamley I) Dr Kingsley Fletcher, founding pastor of Life International, at the third Annual Caribbean & African International Leadership Conference & Awards Gala at the Eisenhower Executive Office...

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Friday, 24 June 2016
Why Did Konshens’ Brother Delus Commit Suicide?
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Yesterday (6/22), we were one of the first outlets to report (via Instagram) the death of reggae artist Delus, who just happens to be the brother of dancehall’s own, Konshens. Unfortunately, Delus, whose real name is Delmark Spence, took his own life early Wednesday (6/22) morning. His body was found in the bathroom of his Kingston home. Delus shot himself in the mouth right after he recorded a video about how incredibly stressed out he was. Days prior to his...

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Thursday, 23 June 2016