Second Alkaline UK tour date cancelled by police

Police in Birmingham, England have cancelled a scheduled performance for Jamaican dancehall artiste Alkaline due to security concerns. This marks the second tour stop on Alkaline’s New Level Unlocked UK tour to by cancelled by authorities. The first sheduled show in Bedfordshire was also cancelled on similar grounds. The dancehall …

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Outcry as St Mary taxi operator shot dead by off-duty cop

St Mary residents have condemned the shooting death of a taxi operator by an off-duty police officer at a party in Heywood Hall in the parish on Sunday, June 12. The dead man has been identified as 31-year-old Milton Allison, otherwise called ‘Paps’, who was a taxi operator in the …

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Jamaican woman suffocates her babies with bed sheet

A 40-year-old Jamaican woman has been charged with murder after suffocating her two infant children to death while visiting relatives in Florida. The woman identified as Sophia Hines, suffocated her seven-month-old son and three-year-old daughter with a bed sheet. The two young children were reportedly found unresponsive by a relative. …

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Tyga seeks collaboration with Vybz Kartel

American Rapper Tyga, who is currently in Jamaica, has announced that he wants to work with Vybz Kartel. According to Urban Islandz, the Compton rapper has expressed an intent to visit the ‘Worl Boss’ in prison, and is also reportedly hopeful of working on a project with the incarcerated deejay. …

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