Posts Tagged with "Music"

Former Aswad frontman receives MBE

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

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Former Aswad frontman receives MBE

Musician and actor Brinsley Forde is listed among the Order of the British Empire awardees. The honours was introduced by King George V on June 4, 1917 to acknowledge distinguished service to the arts and sciences, public services outside the Civil Service and work with charitable and welfare organizations of all kinds. Forde is recognized […]

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Behind the Mic with Five Steez

Sunday, November 9, 2014

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Behind the Mic with Five Steez

@PreeJamaica goes Behind The Mic with rapper @FiveSteez. The independent artiste spearheads the Pay Attention live hip hop sessions with the an aim to popularize the genre. Along with partners, Steez operates the Gambling House Recording Studio located in New Kingston. The hip hop MC’s most recent offering is 8-track EP ‘These Kingston Times’. What […]

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Hip-hop Manifesto

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

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Hip-hop Manifesto

Whoever said that live hip-hop music was dead in the land of reggae needed to have been present at the premises of Bookophilia on Hope Road on the night of September 10 to witness some of the illest MCs on the Rock in action at Manifesto|Jamaica’s third and final instalment of the ART’ical Exposure series, […]

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Cool as Courtney John

Sunday, September 12, 2010

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Cool as Courtney John

He’s a rare kind of artiste in today’s context, one who thrives on testing the limits of his craft as he pursues true artistry over the hype that clouds the industry. Courtney John is making music his way, drawing on eclectic and celebrated influences of the past and fashioning a signature sound that resonates with […]

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PreeAMP: Denyque

Friday, August 6, 2010

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PreeAMP: Denyque

Her breakthrough debut single ‘Can’t Breathe‘, which resonates with earnest emotion and soars with mellifluous clarity, landed her in the spotlight as a breath of fresh air in the music industry. The subsequent release of several popular singles such as Pieces, Summer Love and Super Girl, along with well-received live performances and an overseas tour, […]

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