Buju Banton is crushing the streets in real life and his new dancehall banger, “Steppa.” The Grammy-winning Jamaican music legend announced the new single on Tuesday night via his social media accounts. The track, “Steppa” arrived on all streaming platforms at 3:30 on Wednesday and within an hour it became a trending video on YouTube. […]

Vybz Kartel attorneys are downplaying a recent statement about his pending appeal verdict. Last week, Urban Islandz broke a story about Vybz Kartel appeal verdict looming. His lead defense lawyer, Tom Tavares-Finson, told reporter Lisa Evers that they’re hoping that the long-awaited verdict will arrive in two weeks. That was a week ago, so this week could be […]

Super Cat and Shaggy got beef. The original Don Dadda Super Cat, apparently in a drunken stupor, put on an expletive-laced performance a dancehall session in Brooklyn recently, cursing and roughing up ‘Soundboy’ and other artistes, and hurled obscenities at even the US president himself. And while the Wild Apache bashed from King to pauper, the […]

It’s never too late to get your high school diploma. Mr. Vegas has graduated high school, at age 44, almost three decades after dropping out of secondary school at grade nine, the Heads High artiste has announced. In a social media post which he shared on Facebook and Instagram on Thursday, Mr. Vegas revealed that he had […]

Koffee is celebrating this week after her breakout single “Toast” clocks 50 million views on YouTube. The reggae/dancehall artiste, whose real name is Mikayla Simpson, has been unstoppable this year. With songs like “Rapture” and “Burning,” it does, in fact, seem the 19-year-old is speaking and singing her success into being. Blessings seem to be […]

Buju Banton performed two well-received sets at SummerJam in Cologne Germany and Amsterdam despite threats of disruption from gay rights activists. The Gargamel, Buju Banton, seems very happy to have touched down in Germany last weekend for his long-awaited performance at the 2019 SummerJam Festival. Of course, the artiste scored big-time among the fans at the event, […]

Jah Cure’s long-awaited Royal Soldier album will be available globally come August 30. The Reggae songster made the announcement in an Instagram post on Monday (July 8) evoking jubilation from his fans, who say they have been waiting with bated breath for its release. According to Jah Cure, the album features collaborations with artists such as […]

Mr. Lexx has had enough of cheap disc jockeys asking him for his songs. Mr. Lexx issued a stern rebuke to all cheapskate sound system selectors and disc jockeys, whom he says do not buy his music but are instead hounding him to provide it to them for free. The deejay made his frustration known […]

Vybz Kartel appeal verdict could arrive within the next two weeks, according to his lead attorney Tom Tavares-Finson. Kartel, whose real name is Adidja Palmer, has been waiting for almost a year for the Court of Appeal to return with a verdict. The dancehall deejay and his co-convicts aired their case before the courts in […]

Popcaan might’ve found Koffee’s doppelganger. The Unruly Boss posted the below video clip on the Gram, and it quickly went viral. The dancehall deejay was sitting next to a female who had a striking resemblance to reggae/dancehall sensation Koffee. At first, a lot of us thought that she was Koffee until we realize that it’s her […]

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