NEW YORK, NY - A Caribbean-born musician from Jamaica will spend the next 8 years in a US jail after being convicted of drug trafficking in Madison County.
NY: Do you remember the iconic Clancy Eccles produced political song 'My Leader Born Yah’ (The Message)' that was recorded in the 1970's by singer Neville 'Struggle' Martin? The song was for then PNP party leader, Michael Manley against former JLP leader Edward Seaga who reportedly is not of Jamaican ancestry. The hit song was used on the campaign trail, highlighting signature PNP's achievements including the literacy program (JAMAL); the rural development programme Land Lease, which provided small farmers with land and supplies; free education; equal pay for women and the Status of Children Act, which recognizes children born out of wedlock.
New York, New York - International Dancehall star Mavado release single titled 'Dancehall Prophecy'. Many are saying this track is one of the most heartfelt singles from Mavado, which is resonating with many. Produced by Justus Arison, 'Dancehall Prophecy' is currently climbing on the Reggae iTunes Charts as well.
An Exhibit Evening Reception for “Healing Waters,” Photography by JohnBob Carlos, will be held Wednesday, Oct. 17, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Deering Estate. The event is free and open to the public and includes performances that begin at 7:30 p.m. RSVP is preferred on Eventbrite. The exhibition will be on view from Oct. 17, 2018, through Jan. 5, 2019, daily, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and is free with Estate Admission.