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Damian Marley Takes Us Back To His Roots In Visuals For “Living It Up”

Trenchtown, Jamaica is not only the birthplace of Reggae music, but the home of black music royalty, the Marley family. And of course, there are plenty of parallels…

Beyonce And JAY-Z Rumored To Be Filming In Jamaica

Anything can be a sign that a new project is coming. This is particularly the case with Beyoncé. Bey is at a point in her career where she can release surprise albums…

Interview: Miss Jamaica Davina Bennett Talks Self-Love And Embracing Natural Beauty

For Davina Bennett, everything changed after she made one hair decision. Before gracing the stage at the 2017 Miss Universe pageant, the Miss Jamaica title holder made…

Family Of Dead NYC Woman Receives Call From Her Cell Phone Two Months After Her Murder

For the past two months, the family of Desiree Gibbon has been reduced to an elongated state of grief after learning that the 26-year-old Queens native was murdered…

Jamaica Declares State Of Emergency Following Rampant Violence In Montego Bay

Jamaica’s prime minister, Andrew Holness, reportedly announced a state of emergency for St. James Parish Thursday (Jan. 18) in response to violence and shootings at Monte…

Aunt V, The World’s Oldest Woman Dies In Jamaica At 117 Years Old

In April 2017, Violet Moss (also spelled Mosse) earned the distinction of being the oldest living woman. Affectionately known as Aunt V to the world, Moss was born on…

Cheers: MC Lyte Ties The Knot With Former Marine In Jamaica

Congrats are in order for MC Lyte. The hip-hop legend and Marine Corp vet/ entrepreneur John Wyche recently tied the knot in Montego Bay, Jamaica. According to Essence

Red Stripe Turned ‘Reggae Sumfest 2017’ Into The Best Weekend In Festival History

For 25 years, Jamaica’s annual Reggae Sumfest festival has been celebrated as the biggest and best weekend for Caribbean-music lovers. Legends like Damian Marley, Vybz…

Jamaican Man Misses 11-Year-Old Daughter’s Funeral After Being Denied U.S. Visa

A Jamaican man missed his 11-year-old daughter’s funeral because he was denied a temporary U.S. visa. Kenny Smith has yet to be let into the country after traveling to…