In early January 2021, MRC (Media Rating Council) and Billboard ranked the most popular music genres in the United States for 2020, based on physical/digital song and album sales, and on-demand audio/video streams. Hip hop/R&B took the top position with 28.2 per cent of the market's...
JCDC remembers Bert Rose
The Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC) has paid tribute to its former production director, renowned dancer and choreographer Bert Rose, who passed away at the University Hospital of the West Indies on April 1.
A dream deferred
It has been just over a year since the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the current coronavirus outbreak a pandemic. Across the globe, sectors and industries have been hit by the effects of this health crisis and the entertainment industry has not been...
The reggae flag has flown at half-mast many times in the last five years, with the deaths of pioneers including Prince Buster, Bunny and Scully, Toots Hibbert, Bunny Lee, Bob Andy, U Roy, and Bunny Wailer. It is often said their legacy is more documented abroad than in...More
WHEN long time friends Hopeton Bailey, Deal “Blacks” Miller and Oneil Foreman merged forces to start Strive Time Productions over a year ago, little did they know that their entity would become a catalyst to inspire at-risk youths in the Sandy Bay community of...More