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    27 March , 2015

    There’s A Feevah In The Ear

    Lemme Fly is the first official single to be released by The Feevah for 2015, the package features a theatrical music video, which was shot in London,...
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    25 March , 2015

    Jamaican Motion Picture “Destiny&#...

    A breath of fresh air! That’s the phrase that best describes Jeremy Whittaker’s breakout film, Destiny. The film now holds the record of t...
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    23 March , 2015

    Gearing Up for “Strictly RootsR...

    Already Deemed a classic by music industry insiders, critically acclaimed reggae band Morgan Heritage highly anticipated “Strictly Roots” ...
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    23 March , 2015

    Billboard Producer and Artist Ricky Blaz...

    Undoubtedly the key to his success comes from the fusion of his Jamaican Reggae and Dancehall roots meshed with the urban sounds of Hip Hop and R&...
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    19 March , 2015

    Reggae singer Exco Levi appears on The M...

    Jamaican/Canadian reggae singer Exco Levi talks with Global TV networks “Morning show” the day after his album release party for his debut...
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Fears of ‘political interference’ raised in Nigerian presidential vote tallying


By Michelle Faul THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ABUJA, Nigeria _ Election officials worked into the night Monday counting the results from Nigeria’s tight presidential vote, while the U.S. and Britain warned…

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Official: 2 Cuban nurses ‘brutally attacked’ in Jamaican town where they provided free care


KINGSTON, Jamaica _ Jamaica‘s health ministry says two nurses from Cuba have been “brutally attacked and injured” by a gunman who invaded their residence in the small Jamaican town where…

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Police: 12 year old Jamaica boy fatally stabbed by classmate in classroom


KINGSTON, Jamaica _ Police say a 12-year-old boy was allegedly stabbed to death by a sixth-grade classmate at a Jamaican school. Authorities say Shaheim Lewis was killed Monday inside a…

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CAS confirms life ban for former FIFA official Vernon Manilal Fernando in bribery case


By Graham Dunbar THE ASSOCIATED PRESS GENEVA _ A former FIFA executive committee member lost his appeal against a life ban for corruption in a long-running case of alleged bribery…

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Rapper Ludacris, model Chrissy Teigen to host Billboard Music Awards on May 17 in Las Vegas


NEW YORK _ Ludacris and Chrissy Teigen will host the 2015 Billboard Music Awards in May. Dick Clark Productions announced Monday that the rapper and model will host the show…

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Jay Z, Madonna, Beyonce, Rihanna among superstar owners of new music streaming service


By Mesfin Fekadu THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ Madonna, Rihanna, Beyonce and Jay Z are among the A-List musicians who are co-owners of Tidal, a streaming service being billed…

Venus Williams beats Wozniacki to reach Miami Open quarterfinals; Serena Williams also wins


By Steven Wine THE ASSOCIATED PRESS KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. _ Basking in her latest victory Monday, a beaming Venus Williams stood near her changeover chair launching autographed balls into the…

Serena Williams will return to Washington Kastles in 40th season of World Team Tennis


NEW YORK _ Serena Williams will return to the Washington Kastles in the 40th season of World Team Tennis. WTT announced Monday that Williams will play for the defending champion…

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Blogger hacked to death in Bangladesh’s capital, 2 Islamic school students detained


By Julhas Alam THE ASSOCIATED PRESS DHAKA, Bangladesh _ A blogger was hacked to death by three men in Bangladesh’s capital on Monday, and two of the attackers were caught…

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US families who fled Cuba generations ago wonder if new diplomacy will pay for what they lost


By Adam Geller THE ASSOCIATED PRESS OMAHA, Neb. _ The smell of Cuban coffee drifts from the kitchen as Carolyn Chester digs through faded photos that fill boxes spread across…

Serena Williams beats 15 year old American Bellis at Miami Open; Rafael Nadal loses


By Steven Wine THE ASSOCIATED PRESS KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. _ When the ball whizzed past Serena Williams for an ace late in Sunday’s match, the subdued crowd suddenly erupted with…

Tiger Woods out of the top 100 in the world ranking for 1st time since 1996


VIRGINIA WATER, England _ For the first time since 1996, Tiger Woods is not among the top 100 golfers in the world ranking. Woods, who hasn’t played since he withdrew…

Australia’s bleary eyed cricketers celebrate World Cup victory; New Zealand proud in defeat


By Steve McMorran THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MELBOURNE, Australia _ Australian players sheltered behind dark glasses Monday at a public reception the day after their victory over New Zealand in the…

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ERYKAH BADU HONOURED AT BLACK GIRLS ROCK!


NEWARK, N.J. (AP) _Erykah Badu, Fantasia, Sheila E., Sister Sledge and Estelle were among the acts who performed in celebration of black women over the weekend in Newark, New Jersey….

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Destiny’s Child reunites for performance at Stellar Gospel Awards; Erica Campbell wins 6


LAS VEGAS _ A reunited Destiny’s Child took the stage at the Stellar Gospel Music Awards on Saturday as singer Erica Campbell took home six awards, including the night’s top…

Captain and coach, Clarke and Lehmann, instrumental in Australia’s 5th Cricket World Cup title


By John Pye THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MELBOURNE, Australia _ It wasn’t long ago, in the scheme of things, when Australia’s cricket team was in crisis. Now Michael Clarke and his…

South Africa equalizes late for 1 1 draw in friendly vs. Nigeria; Ivory Coast plays later


By Gerald Imray THE ASSOCIATED PRESS South Africa equalized deep in injury time for a 1-1 draw with Nigeria in their international friendly on Sunday. Bongani Zungu knocked in a…

Record setting MCG crowd creates carnival atmosphere for low scoring Cricket World Cup final


By Neil Frankland THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MELBOURNE, Australia _ The World Cup came to an end in a carnival atmosphere as supporters for co-hosts Australia and New Zealand made up…

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STUDY: HALF OF RAPPER DEATHS ARE MURDERS


WASHINGTON (AP) — Among rappers who die, one in two die of murder. That’s according to a study by Dianna Theadora Kenny, professor of psychology and music at the University…

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ICE CUBE REMEMBERS EAZY-E


LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ice Cube says N-W-A. could not have existed without Eazy-E. Ice Cube tells Billboard magazine Eazy-E was “bold and not scared of anything.” Even though N.W.A….

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There’s A Feevah In The Ear


Lemme Fly is the first official single to be released by The Feevah for 2015, the package features a theatrical music video, which was shot in London, and contains cultural…

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Jamaican Motion Picture “Destiny” Comes to the USA, Starring Christopher Martin, Spice, and More


A breath of fresh air! That’s the phrase that best describes Jeremy Whittaker’s breakout film, Destiny. The film now holds the record of the “Longest running film at the Box…

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Daughters of Martin Luther King Jr. and Alabama Gov. George Wallace reunite for historic march


By Marty Swant THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MONTGOMERY, Ala. _ The daughters of Martin Luther King Jr. and former Alabama Gov. George Wallace are joining to commemorate the 50th anniversary of…

NZ reaches 1st Cricket World Cup final beating SAfrica with 6 off penultimate ball in thriller


By Steve McMorran THE ASSOCIATED PRESS AUCKLAND, New Zealand _ New Zealand reached its first Cricket World Cup final when Grant Elliott struck a six from the penultimate ball to…

Australia faces tough test against Germany as Asian sides play for pride in friendlies


By John Duerden THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of _ Newly crowned Asian champion Australia can restore some of the continent’s pride in a match against 2014 World Cup…

What to Watch in the Cricket World Cup semifinal Thursday between Australia and India


By John Pye THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SYDNEY, Australia _ Australia and India have won six of the last eight Cricket World Cup titles and have developed a heated rivalry over…

Usain Bolt returns to run in New York for 1st time since setting world record in 100 metres


NEW YORK _ Usain Bolt will run in New York for the first time since he set the world record in the 100 metres in 2008. Organizers say the six-time…

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Taraji P. Henson says her son will transfer to Howard after being racially profiled at USC


LOS ANGELES _ Actress Taraji P. Henson says her 20-year-old son is transferring to Howard University after being racially profiled by police at the University of Southern California. The “Empire”…