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UNESCO has declared reggae, the Jamaican music that spread across the world with its calls for social justice, peace and love, to be a global treasure that must be safeguarded. Born in the poor neighbourhoods of Kingston in the 1960s, reggae reflected hard times and struggle but could also be joyous dance music with its distinctive off-beat. […]

With a new decade beginning when the clock strikes midnight, you can expect a whole lot more content like this. If you’re scrolling through your social media pages, there’s a good chance you’ve already come across some year-end and decade-end celebrations from your favorite artists and celebrities. Whether they’re explaining how they’ll be celebrating tonight or […]

The Internet was taken by surprise when Barack Obama’s 2019 playlist dropped! Some of your favorite artist made the list, including Summer Walker, Lizzo, Da Baby, Migos and Koffee made the cut! The former president of the United States also had a list of movies he enjoyed over the year such as  The Irishman, Little Women […]

Tekashi 69 will be released from prison sometime late in 2020. After the 24 months are complete, the Brooklyn rapper will have to attend a mental health program, reported on page six.  Another source says 69 must continue to be an informant whenever authorities feel it’s necessary.  We previously reported that he’ll have to do 300 hours of community […]

Jay-Z is getting in the spirit of sharing lists as well. The Brooklyn rapper has shared a list of his favorite songs of 2019 in a playlist that is now streaming on Tidal. The playlist consists of 40 songs from artists including Travis Scott, DaBaby, Drake, and Nipsey Hussle.  Kanye West’s ‘Follow God’ song also […]

Rihanna has fans patiently waiting for a new album from her. Throughout the year, she promised it would be released toward the end of the year but as of Dec. 22nd, nothing has been put out yet.  Riri took to IG to give fans an “update” on R9 and it looks like she’s teasing us again! In […]

50 Cent is holding up on his promise. A few weeks ago when he asked his 7-year-old son Sire what he wanted for  Christmas, he said he wanted the entire toy store! 50 was able to pull it off. He closed down Toys R’ Us for a day so Sire could go on a shopping spree! Take […]

Tekashi 6ix9ine’s father had a few words for his son after he was sentenced to 24 months in prison with five years of supervised released. Tekashi’s father is happy about the outcome, as his son could’ve potentially been sentenced to 27 years behind bars…he also said that he wants to build a better relationship with […]

Miss Nigeria has set a new standard for how we want our friends to react to our successes.And we’ll expect nothing less.Nyekachi Douglas didn’t hold back when she heard the 2019 Miss World winner announced on stage Saturday — it was her fellow contestant, Toni-Ann Singh, who represented Jamaica. Singh’s win means that for the first time, Miss USA, […]

Peter Berg directed the yet-untitled film, which has been in development for years. This film is said to provide a unique and personal look into Rihanna’s life while describing how she evolved into the person that she is today. This is not the first time that Rihanna and Berg have worked together. They also worked […]


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