Shootout at Luciano's house.

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Three Policemen were shot and injured this morning during a shoot-out with a lone gunman at a house belonging to popular singer, Luciano.

Reports are that shortly after 5 a.m, the police, acting on information, attempted to conduct a raid at a house located at 21 Westminster Crescent in the Half-Way Tree area in St Andrew. The officers were greeted with heavy gunfire and a shoot-out lasting almost two hours, ensued.

During the battle, two policemen were shot. Another, who was a part of a team that attempted to rescue the injured lawmen...

Leroy Sibbles' son gets 6 1/2 years for killing baby

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Garfield Anthony Sibbles, son of popular reggae singer Leroy Sibbles, was yesterday given a six-and-a-half-year sentence for killing a child that had been left in his care.

Justice Bruce Durno sentenced Garfield Anthony Sibblies, 40, of Brampton, yesterday. But since Sibblies has spent the equivalent of almost six years in custody – based on the usual two-for-one credit inmates receive for pre-trial incarceration – he could be released after serving two-thirds of the remaining six months in a provincial jail.

Sibblies pleaded guilty...

Fire at Sizzla's house

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A seven-apartment house with a studio, which is owned by dancehall artiste Miguel 'Sizzla' Collins, was destroyed by fire yesterday, police confirmed.

The cause of the fire remain unknown, left an estimated $25-million worth of damage at the Richings Avenue, Kingston 6, dwelling. One person was injured in the incident.

It's reported that about 9:45 a.m.sunday morning, the artiste left home to attend a meeting when he received a call that the house was on fire. The police and the fire brigade were summoned. Two units, one from York Park...

Ninja Man gets 4 Charges

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Dancehall deejay Desmond 'Ninja Man' Ballentine was yesterday charged with murder, conspiracy to murder, shooting with intent and illegal possession of firearm following a shooting incident on Tuesday.

The deejay was yesterday charged after an interview with detectives from the Major Investigation Task Force. Head of the Major Investigation Task force (MIT), Assistant Commissioner Les Green, confirmed the charges and added that the case might be mentioned in court as early as next Friday. Ninja Man is now being held in custody.


Dancer Colo Colo attacked and beaten

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Popular dancer, Wayne 'Colo Colo' Stewart and his girlfriend were left nursing wounds after being brutally attacked by a group of men during a video shoot.

The incident, which took place on Wednesday night in Half-Way Tree, has left the creator of the 'Rum Ram' dance in great concern.

It was alleged that Stewart and his girlfriend, Lisa Brown, were taking part in a dance documentary on hip hop and reggae on Half-Way Tree Road on Wednesday night when they were attacked by a group of bus conductors.

Stewart said the men approached them...

Mother gets probation for daggerin' daughters

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After her two underage daughters were caught at a dance in Portmore, St Catherine, Isolyn Jones was sentenced on Tuesday for breaching the Child Care and Protection Act.

Jones, a resident of Drewsland in St Andrew, appeared in the Spanish Town Resident Magistrate's Court and was sentenced for negligence to two years' probation with strict supervision.

It was said in court that the police had responded to reports of 'night noise' in the Portsmouth community last month where a dance was in session.

Jones' daughters were said to be...

Don Gargon Ninja Man is wanted - One Man Dead

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Desmond Ballentine, aka Nnjaman, who is wanted by the police for questioning in regard to the murder of a man known as Ricky Trooper
that occurred on Lower Mall Road in Kingston yesterday morning.

Desmond Ballentine more popular known as Ninja Man might be able to help the cops along with their investigation in a situation where one man was left dead.

According to the Constabulary Communication Network, about 11:15 am, Johnson, otherwise called ‘Ricky Trooper’ [not the selector from sound trooper and killamanjaro sound] was sweeping...

Arrest warrant issued for Shocking Vibe's CEO

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A warrant has been ordered for the arrest of the head of Shocking Vibes Entertainment, Patrick Roberts.

Roberts was scheduled to appear before the Tax Court on tax evasion charges yesterday, after it was alleged that he owed the Government millions of dollars in unpaid taxes.

Roberts, a businessman and music producer, ran unsuccessfully as a candidate for the People's National Party against the Jamaica Labour Party's Andrew Holness in the 2007 general elections for the West Central St Andrew seat. He is currently the constituency...

Accused in Peter King’s death guilty.

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A 26-year-old handyman has been found guilty of manslaughter in the March 2006 killing of a Jamaican trade official, whose naked body was discovered in his town house in an upscale Kingston development.

Sheldon Pusey had testified that he stabbed the chairman of Jamaica's Trade Board, Peter King, in self defense after he spurned the 63-year-old official's aggressive sexual advances.

A jury returned the verdict on Monday.

At the time of his death, King was special adviser to the Ministry of Commerce and chairman of the Trade Board...

Sizzla returns with a new album

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1. Sizzla Jah Love
2. Sizzla Ghetto Utes Dem Ah Suffer
3. Sizzla Stop It Right Now
4. Sizzla Gwaan Bear
5. Sizzla Hey Youths (Respect)
6. Sizzla Black Man In The White House
7. Sizzla Future Is Yours
8. Sizzla Premeditate
9. Sizzla I'm Loving You
10. Sizzla Open Up The Doors
11. Sizzla What Am I To Do Baby
12. Sizzla I Love You So
13. Sizzla Tax Payers Money
14. Sizzla Qualities In Life
15. Sizzla Babylon Ease Off

Those who didn’t enjoy Sizzla’s last effort Addicted - mostly composed of dancheall/hip hop...

Beenie Attacks D’Angel and Barbee

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The ever-controversial Moses ‘Beenie Man’ Davis launched a verbal broadside against several entertainers during an appearance on Ed Lover’s Morning show on POWER 105.1 earlier this week.

Beenie Man held nothing back in the interview, revealing details about his marital problems, his feud with arch-rival Bounty Killer and the fight dancehall is receiving presently from government authorties.When radio announcer Ed Lover asked about his marriage Beenie said he met someone he thought was ‘the one’ but she (D’Angel) changed over time.

“I am...

Mavado tops Billboard's Reggae

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Mavado's latest VP Records album Mr Brooks . A Better Tomorrow raced to the top of Billboard's Reggae Album chart. The album, which was released via iTunes more than a week ago, was officially released on compact disc earlier this week.

The album contains some of Mavado's recent chart hits as well as a few exclusive tracks. Among the more familiar tracks are Don't Worry, On the Rock and the recent Billboard R&B singles chart hit I'm Special.

Mr Brooks..A Better Tomorrow features a plethora of dancehall producers including Linton 'TJ'...

Germany teenager went on shooting rampage

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An armed teenager who went on the rampage at a secondary school in southwest Germany on Wednesday, eventually shot himself when police caught up with him. He killed at least nine school students and three teachers at the school. After the school shooting, he went on to kill another three people. Is it now time for Europe to tighten its gun laws?

German media report that the gunman was a 17-year-old former student at the school. Dressed in black combat gear, he entered the Albertville-Realschule in Winnenden, a town of 27,000 near...

It doesn't hurt to say thanks

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It doesn't hurt to say thanks..
a little gratitude goes a long way!
show sum

big up to all the real posters pon reggae me nuff love for the music
from rexxy and mixhoney

Regulations hit Jamaica's carnival.

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Television Jamaica (TVJ) will not air the carnival road march live, for the first time in over a decade, whilst rival CVM TV will make its decision this week, amidst fears of violating Broadcast Commission directives.

This soca sacrifice will cost the stations a lot of advertising revenue but avoid costly penalties and public criticism.

CVM TV will by Friday decide whether to air the march live. "We are in serious discussions at the moment about whether we can have a live broadcast of the road march because the Broadcasting Commission...