Posts tagged "Jamaica"

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Big Tings A Gwan: Barack Obama Visits Jamaica And Does Spot On Patois Impersonation

This moment in Jamaican history is better than any amount of oxtail with rice and peas. By far!

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Report: Unresponsive Plane Crashes Off The Coast Of Jamaica

FAA: Aircraft descended into the ocean off Jamaica at about 2:15pm ET pic.twitter.com/9h0dgbhwWe…

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12 Celebrities You Didn’t Know Were Jamaican

Happy (belated) Independence Day to the island of Jamaica! Yesterday (August 8) they celebrated their 52nd year of being independent from the United Kingdom. In honor…

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Dancehall Artist Vybz Kartel Found Guilty of Murder

Jamaican dancehall artist Vybz Kartel, real name, Adidja Palmer, has officially been found guilty of the murder of Clive "Lizard" Williams. According to the Jamaica…

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Move Over Sports Illustrated—Beyonce Does Her Own Swimsuit Shoot [Photos]

Beyonce knows how to capitalize on everything and vacations are no exception. Yesterday (Feb 26), Bey utilized her Tumblr to show off family vacation photo…

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Photos: 2014 Rebel Salute Festival Feat. Damian Marley, Jah Cure, Bounty Killer, Bugle And More

The 2014 Rebel Salute Festival ended on yet another high note on Sunday morning (Jan. 19). Reggae Veteran Tony Rebel has been organizing the event…

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Usain Bolt Wins 200m Gold at 2013 World Athletics Championships (Photos)

There is no slowing down Jamaica's Usain Bolt. Bolt smoked the competition on Saturday (Aug. 17) during the 200-meter race at 2013 World Athletics Championshi…

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Watch: Usain Bolt Wins 100m At 2013 World Championships

Is there anyone in the world faster than Usain Bolt?

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New Artist: Rootstronic Act The Courtney John Project

Courtney John presents his new collabo, The Courtney John Project, with guests including longtime production mate, The Wizard, and Grammy-winning artist Steven “Lenky” Marsden. Jamaica…

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Diddy Performs With Beenie Man and More in Jamaica

From HipHop-N-More--Yesterday, Diddy touched down in Kingston, Jamaica for the first time in his life. The mogul performed at the Limelight nightclub in Jamaica alongside…

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Solange Knowles Vacays in Jamaica

Have you heard? Solange Knowles is our girl crush! And our fave lady took to the sunny beaches of Jamaica for a recent vacation. The…

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Reggae Sumfest 2011 Feat. Mavado, Vybz Kartel, Nicki Minaj, Bunny Wailer and More

The Alliance's 5-Star General blazed the stage on Dancehall Night at Reggae Sumfest 2011. Photo by Radcliffe Roye. Bounty Killer, the 5-star general of the…

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BOOMSHOTS Heavy Rotation: Bob Marley, Stephen Marley, Damian Marley, Ziggy Marley, Lauryn Hill

Today would have been Bob Marley's 66th birthday. And while he's no longer here in flesh, Marley's songs of freedom are more urgent than ever.

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Cedella Marley Will Design PUMA’s Jamaican 2012 Olympic Gear

Just days before Bob Marley's 66th birthday, it has been announced that the King of Reggae's daughter — fashion designer Cedella Marley — will desig…

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BOOMSHOTS Heavy Rotation: Beenie Man And Khago; Vybz Kartel And Russian; Cecile

Once again we're back with the Boomshots. What—you thought we took time off for the holidaze? Thanksgiving is not a day with us, it's a…

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BOOMSHOTS Heavy Rotation: Lady Saw, Khago, Buju Banton

Once again we're locked and fully loaded with musical ammunition, so let's get right to the reggaematical selections for your weekend listening pleasure. It ain't…

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BOOMSHOTS Heavy Rotation: Mr. Vegas feat. Teairra Mari ‘Boy Shorts’ (Remix)

They say lightning doesn't strike twice in the same place—but I guess nobody told Mr. Vegas. Over the past 15 years, the Kingston-based singjay ha…

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BOOMSHOTS Heavy Rotation: Cham feat. Mykal Rose & Rodney Price ‘Stronger’ (Remix)

By Rob Kenner The wait is over. Boomshots is back in effect—and not a moment too soon. It's been a rough year in Jamrock and…
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