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2009 was a great year for many dancehall acts, but when veteran Deejay Rodney Pryce, also known as Bounty Killer, called himself 'plaza' on Sting in reference to being the creator of both the Gully and the Gaza, he closed off what was arguably the worst year in his career. With no definite hits, and misguided aims at his musical son and former protégé Adijah 'Vybz Kartel' Palmer, 'Plaza', as he prefers… Continue
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Clashing is part of the dancehall culture and according to some artistes it can boost their careers.
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the Gully/Gaza controversy is now a thing of the past, however Jamaican-born Tameika ‘Tammy’ Dorman, an Associate Producer at BET TV, is reportedly in Jamaica at this time on a working vacation, with plans to interview both Vybz Kartel and Mavado about their feud and the recently-brokered peace agreement. The Gully/Gaza feud was reminiscent (to some) of the East Coast/West Coast rap rivalry of the 1990s featuring… Continue
Former Portmore Empire First Lady Lisa Hype has been expelled from the Portmore Empire by Empire CEO Adidja 'Di Teacha' Palmer after what a release called her 'overall conduct' which was "not consistent' with what is expected of members of the group.
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The Portmore Empire is strongly denying various Internet and newspaper reports that claim that Blak Ryno and other members of the Portmore Empire have been kidnapped and held hostage by Guyanese promoters because Vybz Kartel failed to show up in that country for a performance on Saturday night.
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After days of speculation that peace is in the air, and that peace talks were well underway, it’s now official that the ongoing Gully/Gaza feud seems to be at as an end. Just minutes ago, on the spot updates via Twitter by Mavado’s manager – Julian Jones-Griffith – and music promo giant Johnny Wonder, indicate that Vybz Kartel was called on to the stage at the annual West Kingston Jamboree in Tivoli Gardens, and that Kartel and Mavado then proceeded… Continue
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Sure he is 'honourable this', 'ambassador that' and a record-breaking track star, but on Saturday, December 5, Usain Bolt will simply be DJ Usain.
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