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Fire Links, Wee Pow feud ends

After a nearly five-year rift between two of Jamaica's top sound systems, Fire Sound and Stone Love, the respective heads have sought to mend fences. Last Tuesday evening, the heads of both sounds, Fire Links and Wee Pow met at a private meeting, arranged by Lena British (Promoter of 'British Link Up') at the Hilton hotel, where they made a decision to forget about the past and move on for […]

todayJanuary 18, 2008

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Snoop, Beckham to launch slipper line?

The rapper and soccer star - who are close friends - are so addicted to the comfy footwear they are planning to launch their own line of the 'house shoes' when they retire from their respective careers. Snoop said: "I got David a pair of slippers as a present and he took a picture of him wearing them and sent it to me. I was like, 'They look cool!' "We […]

todayJanuary 17, 2008 2

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Aidonia denies involvement in shooting incident

Sheldon Lawrence, also known as Aidonia, is denying any involvement in a shooting incident which led to him being in police custody. Aidonia, who is still in police custody awaiting an identification parade, was arrested on Saturday. He was taken into custody after the incident. A press release issued yesterday stated that "He (Aidonia) wishes to assure the public, local and international, and his many fans that he is innocent […]

todayJanuary 11, 2008 3

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Aidonia in Jail

Deejay 'Aidonia', born Sheldon Lawrence is in police custody in connection with the shooting of a man on Saturday night, police told THE STAR yesterday. The deejay known for such hits as Dat's Up and Ukku, was arrested along with three other men and could be charged today following an identification parade, police say. The Grants Pen police told THE STAR that investigations have so far unearthed that the incident […]

todayJanuary 8, 2008 1

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Bar-Bee, Not your average doll

19 year old singer Bar-Bee has been at the centre of dancehall's most talked about controversy. However for 2008 the artiste claims its all about the music. Little is known about the lady who most believe has caught the eye of Moses 'Beenie Man' Davis, yet in July at the Reggae Sumfest show Bar-Bee stole the spotlight from every established artiste. While she maintains that she and Beenie Man are […]

todayJanuary 8, 2008 2

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Beenie missed at 'Sting'

Beenie Man stuck to his words when he did not appear at 'Sting' on Boxing Day but this was only to the delight of some persons. 'Sting' promoter Isaiah Laing cites the absence of Beenie Man from his 25-year-old show as one of the reasons why it did not have its usual hype. "People always want to see Beenie on Sting. Once Bounty (Killer) is on it, they always want […]

todayJanuary 8, 2008 2

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Start and stop at Dutty Fridaze

It was a case of start and stop at critical moments of 'Dutty Fridaze' on Saturday morning, breaking the momentum at the most recent staging of the weekly street dance in Fletcher's Land, Kingston. So, although the relatively small turnout settled into a groove at points, by the time THE STAR left at 6:30 a.m. on Saturday the bus ride effect had taken its toll and the dance had not […]

todayJanuary 8, 2008 2

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ONLY A VERBAL CLASH? Sizzla's camp denies physical conflict with Jah Cure

Reggae artiste Jah Cure has released an official statement about the altercation between himself and fellow artiste, Sizzla, at a recent show in Clarendon. The release which was emailed to the media yesterday did not clearly state what took place or what caused the incident. Instead, Jah Cure is quoted as saying; "Many may have heard of a recent incident at Cocoa Tea's Dancehall Jam Jam. In light of this, […]

todayJanuary 3, 2008 3

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T.I. Regrets Missing Pimp C’s Funeral, Says He’s 30 Percent Done With LP

MC assures fans that 'everything is going well' while he's under house arrest; insists 'there is nobody jumping ship off Grand Hustle.' By Gil Kaufman Considering he's two months into a stretch of house arrest while he awaits trial on federal weapons charges, it wasn't a surprise that T.I. was home for the holidays. And though his list of approved guests is reportedly small and heavily monitored by authorities, Tip […]

todayDecember 31, 2007 3

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