Monday, January 27, 2020

NICKI MINAJ’S BROTHER SENTENCED TO 25-LIFE FOR RAPE OF STEP-DAUGHTER

Nicki Minaj's brother will be spending at least the next 25 years in prison. Earlier today, Jelani Maraj was sentenced to 25-years-to-life, after being convicted of raping his step-daughter. Maraj was found guilty of predatory sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a child following a trial in New York In November of 2017. Jelani Maraj and his legal team blamed the...

Health Ministry gets new vehicles to help in dengue fight

Fifty new vehicles were officially commissioned this morning to aid in the fight against dengue and other mosquito-borne illnesses. Speaking at the official handing over ceremony at the Ranny Williams Entertainment Centre, Health and Wellness Minister Dr Christopher Tufton said the vehicles were a tangible representation of the renewal of public health in Jamaica. Minister Tufton said that over the...

Foreign Affairs Ministry aware of Jamaicans in China following spread of coronavirus

Foreign Affairs Minister Senator Kamina Johnson-Smith says the Jamaican Embassy in Beijing is in contact with members of the Jamaican community in China. This in light of concerns regarding the spread of the coronavirus. Mrs Johnson-Smith says the Ministry is aware of 28 Jamaicans including Teachers and Students in Wuhan, the epicentre of the outbreak. She says these persons...

Billie Eilish, Nipsey Hustle tribute takes spotlight at Grammys

Singer Billie Eilish who took home four of the biggest categories. These include; record of the year, album of the year, song of the year, pop vocal album and new artiste. Pop solo performance went to Lizzo. But, let's talk about DJ Khaled, Nipsey Hussle and John Legend winning a Grammy for for best rap/sung performance! John Legend,...

Numerous tributes pour in for Koffee following Grammy win!

Well in-case you have not heard, Koffee won a Grammy last evening at the 62nd annual Grammy awards held at the staples center in Los Angeles California. The 19 year old won the award for the best reggae album for her EP entitled “Rapture”. In doing so, Koffee has became the youngest Jamaican to win a...

Grammys honour Nipsey Hussle, Kobe Bryant with a soaring performance

John Legend, Meek Mill, DJ Khaled and a host of musicians paid tribute to Nipsey Hussle at the Grammy Awards, filling the vast stage with a soaring performance of his music. The tribute kicked off with Mill performing a new song called “Letter to Nipsey,” which mentioned a letter President Barack Obama wrote in Hussle’s honour. Mill rapped..“When we lost...

Music Producer Frankie celebrates Koffee’s Grammy win

Music Producer Comar Campbell, better known as Frankie of Frankie Music is in a celebratory mood, having done work on Koffee's Grammy Award winning Reggae Album, "Rapture". Rapture's fifth single, entitled "Raggamuffin", is produced Frankie Music. The 19 year old Jamaican picked up the award yesterday at Staples Centre in Los Angeles. Rapture topped the other contenders, which included: ...

KOFFEE CREATES REGGAE HISTORY WITH GRAMMY WIN

Young Reggae sensation Koffee made history by becoming the youngest solo act and only female ever to win a Grammy for Best Reggae Album. Koffee, whose real name is Mikayla Simpson, won her first Grammy in the category of Best Reggae Album for her “Rapture” EP on Sunday, January, 26. Koffee set the music scene alight when she dropped off the...

BILLIE EILISH TAKES COVETED GRAMMY SPOTS

Singer Billie Eilish, who gave voice to young people struggling with depression on a do-it-yourself album she made at home with her older brother, is atop the music world. The 18-year-old made history at the Grammy Awards Sunday. Not only did she become the youngest person to win one of Grammy’s top awards — record, song, and album of the...

KOBE BRYANT AND HIS 13-Y-O DAUGHTER DIE IN HELICOPTER CRASH

Legendary NBA player Kobe Bryant and his 13 year old Daughter Gianna died in a California helicopter crash this morning. Bryant and others were travelling in his private helicopter over Calabasas when a fire broke out, sending the chopper spiraling from the sky. The crash occurred around 10 a.m. local time amid foggy conditions in the hills overlooking Calabasas, with the...
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