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‘There was no beef’ – Carlene and D’Angel show love and unity | Entertainment

As International Women’s Day wound down on Tuesday, singjay D’Angel attended Dancehall Queen Carlene’s ‘Dancehall Tuesday’ event at the MECA, Market Place, in St Andrew. The women were captured belting out the lyrics to Baby Father, the collaboration D’Angel did with Vybz Kartel. At another time, haters would have said the moment was ‘photoshopped’. But […]

Phase Three’s Delano Forbes excited about the future of entertainment | Entertainment

Optimistic is how Richard Delano Forbes Jr, the man at the helm of Phase Three, is feeling about the creative industry as it emerges out of the doldrums brought on by the pandemic, and he is ready to play his part in its rebuilding. Forbes’ gaze is far-reaching, and he is also excited about the […]

Andrew Myrie invests almost US$300,000 into dream studio | Entertainment

With almost $45 million riding on his latest investment, chief executive officer of the label formerly called UIM Records, Andrew Myrie, is optimistic about the prospects. “I dedicated approximately 12 years of my music production career to UIM. I am looking at it like a previous catalogue and looking at the studio I have recently […]

Romeich happy to see Shenseea become an ‘alpha’ | Entertainment

Today Shenseea, drops her highly anticipated debut album ALPHA, so titled because she is an “alpha female … dominant … it’s [her] first…everything about being a leader it’s just [her]”. For her manager, Romeich Major, who “discovered” her six years ago, today is surreal. “This moment is very sentimental to me, just as it is […]

Defiant Jussie Smollett says he is ‘not suicidal’ after sentencing | Entertainment

CHICAGO (AP): A judge sentenced Jussie Smollett to 150 days in jail, branding the black and gay actor a narcissistic charlatan for staging a hate crime against himself to grab the limelight while the nation struggled with wrenching issues of racial injustice. Smollett responded by defiantly maintaining his innocence and suggesting he could be killed […]

Sesame Street’s ‘Luis’ dies at 81 – NationNews Barbados — nationnews.com

Posted on March 12, 2022 Emilio Delgado. (Internet Image) Actor Emilio Delgado, who appeared on Sesame Street for more than four decades, has died at the age of 81. Delgado was a presence in children’s lives for 45 years, playing the fix-it shop owner Luis on the long-running series. His wife, Carol Delgado, confirmed he […]

Shenseea’s ‘Alpha’ debuts at #1 on iTunes Reggae Albums chart | Entertainment

Alpha is out and the reviews are in. Not surprisingly, the Shenyeng Princess has found favour with her subjects, with many of them gushing over her versatility and applauding Alpha’s # 1 debut on the iTunes Top 100 Reggae Albums chart. As for the naysayers, Hot New Hip Hop noted, “Shenseea’s Alpha album has Twitter […]

Jussie Smollett sentenced to 150 days in jail in fake attack | Entertainment

CHICAGO ( AP ): Jussie Smollett was sentenced Thursday to 150 days in jail for lying to police about a racist and homophobic attack that the former Empire actor orchestrated himself. Cook County Judge James Linn sentenced Smollett to 30 months of felony probation, including 150 days in the county jail. Linn denied a request […]

‘Black Panther’ director mistaken for bank robber in Atlanta | Entertainment

ATLANTA (AP): Atlanta police briefly handcuffed movie director Ryan Coogler after a bank employee mistook him for a robber when he passed her a note while trying to withdraw a large amount of cash from his account. The Black Panther director, who is black, walked into a Bank of America branch on January 7 and […]