Controversial dancehall artistes Patrick and Paul Gaynor, popularly known as Twins of Twins, were freed of fraud charges on Thursday morning when they appeared before the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate's Court.
The two brothers were charged several weeks ago for allegedly defrauding a fellow artiste of more than $50,000.
Allegations are that the complainant paid the brothers the money to assist with the application for… Continue
Added by Mad a road on July 30, 2009 at 8:00pm —
With thousands of votes tallied and reviewed in the last three weeks of hectic voting, the organisers of the Sassa Step contest and video shoot winner have finally announced the winner. The winner is Shy N, who tallied an incredible 35 per cent of the vote.
As the winner, Shy N will be flown from Japan to Jamaica, all expenses paid by Mr. Vegas, to appear in the singjay’s new Sassa Step music video which is scheduled to be shot on Wednesday, August 20,… Continue
Added by Mad a road on July 30, 2009 at 12:00pm —
Shaggy, who will be headlining the Ottawa Reggae Festival on August 23, was reportedly robbed last weekend in Dortmund, Germany, according to Germany’s BILD news.
Following what was described as a vibrant concert at the club Rush Hour, Mr Lover Lover, who was said to be a little tipsy that night, reportedly invited two young women to his hotel room following the concert.
The 18 and 19 year old girls reportedly took advantage of Shaggy,… Continue
Members of the press can officially nix the 'self-proclaimed' adjective from any references to Beenie Man's (sorry about that earlier typo) claim as the King of Dancehall because he was officially crowned on Thursday night.
Beenie hit the stage with the colours of dawn colouring the sky with his trademark ' dem get mi ma-ma-ma-ma-maddd', before seguing neatly into Gunshots inna the Air. He then got a big forward for his new song,… Continue
Added by Mad a road on July 25, 2009 at 10:00am —
Check out the brand new music video medley for dancehall singjay Bugle’s two singles “Anything Goes” (Tripple Bounce riddim) and “Summa Time”. It was directed by popular video director Jay Will, and features cameos by DASECA, Ward 21 as well as football stars Ian ‘Pepe’ Goodison and Ricardo ‘Bibby’… Continue
Added by Mad a road on July 12, 2009 at 11:30am —
(one876ent reportes) Vybz Kartel wrote another piece of dancehall history this week when his Ramping Shop collaboration with Spice hit the Billboard R & B/Hip Hop charts, making that single his biggest international hit to date. The song has been powered by airplay from the big urban stations, HOT 97 and POWER 105.1 in recent weeks, which has propelled the single onto the Billboard chart where it entered at #96.
Entertainer Rodney 'Bounty Killer' Pryce will appear in the Gun Court on Friday to answer to assault, unlawful wounding and illegal possession with a firearm charges. The artiste turned himself this morning after being presented with a warrant for his arrest.
This stems from a 2008 incident in which he reportedly pulled a gun on a motorist who was subsequently beaten by his entourage.
Reports reaching one876 are that rastafarian firebrand Buju Banton's tour bus was robbed in Barcelona, Spain several days ago. The robbery occurred on the same night that he rocked Sal Apolo as part of his well-supported Rasta Got Soul tour.
"The man dem break into the tour bus and tek out a laptop, and a large quantity of cash. It was a shame too because he really pulled a great audience that night...the tour has been going… Continue
Added by Mad a road on July 7, 2009 at 12:19pm —