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Mavado says former colleague behind attacks who is it? Read more

DANCEHALL artiste Mavado has responded to a recent petition to have him deported from the United States. In an exclusive with the Jamaica Observer, Mavado — whose given name is David Brooks — said a former business associate is behind the scheme. “Is somebody that used to work with me. Me find out him no real and let him go, so a fi him way dis to get back at me. I don’t know if him create the page orRead More …

Mavado Feat. Future & Ace Hood – I Aint Going Back Broke New Jan 2015

Mavado Feat. Future & Ace Hood  releases knockout collaboration, I Aint going broke. Lots of Fans have been asking when will Mavado have a new hot single and I think its here, Listen track bellow also check out the Bonus track with DWAYNE ROSE THUS HOW WE ROLE [JAN 2015] Please  Like and share both ——Views (443)

Police are dismissing claims of attempt on vybz kartel life

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Police are dismissing claims that attempts are being made at the Horizon prison in Kingston to harm incarcerated entertainer Vybz Kartel. Rumours have been swirling that attempts at poisoning the popular DJ have been made. Head of Kingston Western Division, Senior Superintendent of Police Steve McGregor told OBSERVER ONLINE a short while ago that he is aware of the rumours and made checks but all the claims were unsubstantiated. “We have heard the rumours that attempts wereRead More …

chris brown probation revoked for night club shooting

Earlier this week Chris Brown was performing in a nightclub when an altercation broke out and five people were shot, non-fatally. The singer himself was not involved, but Rolling Stonereports that he technically violated his probation by performing at the Fiesta venue in San Jose, California—there is a provision in his probation that prohibits Brown from leaving Los Angeles County. According to the Los Angeles Times, Brown still needs to complete 200 hours of community service. The judge did not send Brown into custody—rather, he scheduled a hearingRead More …

Plot to kill Kartel in prison foiled 1.16.2015

Its been Reported that the Correctional Service Department has uncovered a plot to kill vybz Kartel. He and three other co-accused were convicted last year and sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of Clive Lizard Williams. According to well placed sources, prison personnel uncovered the plot to kill Kartel. It reportedly involved an ancillary worker and a fellow inmate at the Horizon Adult Remand Centre. sources says the ancillary worker confessed that she was directed by the inmate toRead More …

Brand New Gully Bop Ft. M-Gee – Life Sweet [Fren Dem Riddim] January 2015 Listen Now

Dance hall Artist gully bop Drops a new single Ft. M-Gee – Life Sweet [Fren Dem Riddim] January 2015 Also check out the Bonus Track with Artist Gucci London, Bonus Also a Dub from Gully bop aka country man in the early 1990s bellow Bonus Track Artist Gucci London is on our watch list for 2015, Listen Track bellow very talented Here it is for all who want to hear what Gully bop aka country man sound like in theRead More …

Jamaican Duppy Stories

Rolling Calf Be careful how you stroll around the Jamaican countryside at night, because you really don’t want to meet a rolling calf. A huge, calf-like creature which rolls along the road, blocking the way of night-time travellers, and chasing them with a wicked intention. It has blazing red eyes that gash fire, and a chain that it drags behing it, making an unnerving clanking noise. To escape a rolling calf, the victim can do a number of things –Read More …

Maxi Priest Holiday [MusicVideo]

Maxi Priest, the most successful solo act in British reggae history has released a new video for ‘Holiday’ the latest single off his first studio album in almost a decade, titled Easy To Love (VP Records). The video was directed by acclaimed Jamaican director Ras Kassa and filmed at Strawberry Hill, located high in the hills of the Blue Mountain range, Jamaica. Bonus Video ——Views (259)

ESPN’s Stuart Scott dies after lengthy battle with cancer

Stuart Scott, the ESPN anchor and reporter whose catchphrases became part of the American popular sports vernacular for the past two decades, died Sunday morning after a lengthy battle with cancer. He was 49. “ESPN and everyone in the sports world have lost a true friend and a uniquely inspirational figure in Stuart Scott,” said ESPN president John Skipper. “Who engages in mixed martial arts training in the midst of chemotherapy treatments? Who leaves a hospital procedure to return toRead More …

JAMAICA’S TRUE WEALTH A TRADITIONAL STORY

I grew up in Portland Jamaica where fishing and farming was the way of life for many people. Mr Jones owned the banana walk from St Thomas to Portland. My Grandfather was a fisherman who would regularly be out at sea for days.  My grandmother did embroidery and seaming. Where did all  the farmers, and fisherman go? Where is the conventional way of life? Is this a deliberate take over of foreign influences to modernize a country? The problem with that ideaRead More …