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Davina Bennet Shines as Miss Jamaica in the Miss Universe 2017 Pageant

Miss Universe Jamaica 2017, Davina Bennett, made Jamaica proud when she placed third in the Miss Universe Pageant which took place last Sunday in Las Vegas. The Jamaican queen went against the status quo and created history by being the first contestant to make it so far in the competition with an Afro. During a press conference held upon her arrival at the Norman Manley International Airport last Tuesday, Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sports Olivia ‘Babsy’ Grange praised Bennett on portraying authentic natural beauty throughout the competition. “You…

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Shaggy Unveils Clothing Line, Rae Town

The platinum-recording artiste made the announcement last week via his social media pages. He revealed that the brand’s name is inspired by his hometown roots, as well as the strong dancehall and sound system culture of Rae Town. “I was born and raised in Kingston, Jamaica … and if anybody knows about dancehall music and the cultural music of Jamaica, Rae Town is where the sound system culture came from,” his Instagram post read. “Local deejays, or as we call them in Jamaica, selectors, would put massive speaker boxes in…

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Golden Krust Caribbean Bakery & Grill Founder Commits Suicide Inside His Bronx Factory Over Alleged Tax Debt

The founder of the Golden Krust Jamaican beef patty empire killed himself amid fears the feds were investigating him for evading millions of dollars in taxes. A family member told detectives that Lowell Hawthorne, 57, admitted the huge tax debt to some of his relatives, and was “acting funny” and “talking to himself” in the hours before his suicide, a law enforcement source said Sunday. Surveillance video shows the meat-pie mogul shooting himself in the head at his office inside the Golden Krust bakery and warehouse in the Bronx, said…

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Dancehall Star Konshens ties knot in Florida

KONSHENS has a new lease on life. The dancehall deejay exchanged marital vows with his long-time girlfriend, Latoya Wright, at a private beach ceremony in Miami, Florida, on the weekend. The couple, who have a son Liam, had been dating for six years. The guest list comprised family members and close friends. Konshens, 32, whose given name is Garfield Spence, emerged on the scene in the late 2000s. Formerly part of the duo SoJah, with his brother and recording artiste Delus, his moment came with the hit Winner. Sadly, Delus…

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Vybz Kartel Excites Fans With “Kremlin” Hot New Track

Vybz Kartel new song “Kremlin” erupts fans while dissing rival Alkaline. Stream the grimy track, produced by Rvssian. Jamaican producer, Rvssian, released a new track, “Kremlin,” recorded by Dancehall superstar, Vybz Kartel. The Head Concussion Records-produced single, which first appeared on Sunday (Oct 29) via Youtube, is a hardcore diss track, targeting “copycats” and “daydreamers.” Some Dancehall users speculate that the song is a straightforward assault on rival deejay, Alkaline, who has been ridiculed as a replica by fans of the “Worl Boss” deejay since his earlier days of his…

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Shenseea Signs Deal With Campari Liquor

Dancehall artist Shenseea has recently got herself another corporate partnership. The fast-rising singjay was assigned as a regional ambassador for Campari Caribbean. This is the Jamaican artist’s third deal for 2017. She also signed with Pepsi Jamaica and Flow, earlier this year. Shenseea took to Instagram on Friday (Oct 27) to announce the news to her 482K followers. “So happy to share the news of being another brand ambassador for the third company this year 2017!” she wrote. “First FLOW, PEPSI and now CAMPARI I am the first ever Jamaican…

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