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Reggae star Vybz Kartel sentenced to life in prison for murder

The Guardian - 03 Apr 2014
Jamaican dancehall and reggae star Vybz Kartel has been sentenced to life in prison for the 2011 murder of Clive "Lizard" Williams. Following his conviction last month, Kartel received the harshest sentence of any of his co-defendants: he will serve 35 ...
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Vybz Kartel Protege Sikka Rymes Disses Popcaan & Jah Vinci Again

Urban Islandz - 16 Mar 2018
The up and coming dancehall deejay released a new diss track “Rice A Stream” this week going after Popcaan once again. This is the second diss track he released in the last couple of months aimed at the Unruly Boss and we're told that Vybz Kartel is ...
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Listen to "Real Bad Gal," an Unreleased Track From Vybz Kartel

Noisey - 16 Feb 2018
The wait is over for dancehall fans who have been anxious for Vybz Kartel to release “Real Bad Gal” after hearing a sample from a mystery track on PartyNextDoor's “Not Nice” back in 2016. On Party's P3, he borrows from a collaboration of Dre Skull and ...
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Vybz Kartel

Pitchfork - 16 Feb 2018
Even though Vybz Kartel (aka Adidja Palmer) has been behind bars since 2011—and will be for the foreseeable future—he's intent on maintaining his reputation as the self-proclaimed “King of Dancehall.” He has always distinguished himself from his ...
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Vybz Kartel Is Not On XXXTentacion Album, Song Is Fake

Urban Islandz - 12 Mar 2018
The Florida rapper reveals the tracklist for his debut album “?” which is set for release on March 16. Before he made the announcement on Monday, a leaked tracklist surfaced showing a song with Vybz Kartel titled “Through The Night.” A rep for Kartel ...
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Did Vybz Kartel Gave Popcaan A Huge Shout-out On The Gram

Urban Islandz - 23 Feb 2018
There is no love lost between Vybz Kartel and Popcaan, at least not on the Unruly side. Kartel and his former protege have a strained relationship since his incarceration in 2011, but over the years we've constantly seen Popcaan giving him shout-outs ...
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This Is How Vybz Kartel Stay Fit In Prison, Video Leaked

Urban Islandz - 01 Mar 2018
Vybz Kartel lost a ton of weight since going to prison and this how he keeps fit. Someone leaked a video showing the dancehall icon playing football at GP and let's just say sports might not be a career alternative. Vybz Kartel famously gained on a ton ...
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Vybz Kartel Boost Bleaching Cream Sales In Prison

Urban Islandz - 27 Feb 2018
Kartel is currently serving a life sentence in prison for murder but it's like he never left dancehall. There aren't any other dancehall artist who is more relevant than Vybz Kartel currently and it seems his enigmatic personality is being felt in ...
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Popcaan Takes Vybz Kartel Down Memory Lane

Urban Islandz - 27 Feb 2018
The “Stray Dog” deejay visited the old Gaza Block in Portmore and posted a video on Instagram Live while tagging Vybz Kartel. If anything, this is a clear message that the two artists from the same clique are trying to repair their broken relationship ...
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Vanessa Bling Opens Up About Vybz Kartel & Serving Prison Time

Urban Islandz - 05 Mar 2018
Vanessa Bling is opening up about what she misses about Vybz Kartel since his incarceration. Bling, aka Gaza Slim, is one of Kartel's former proteges who came under fire from Gazanation fans following their fallout. The “Independent Lady” deejay also ...
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Popcaan Wins Sound Clash With A Bunch Of Vybz Kartel Songs

Urban Islandz - 19 Feb 2018
Popcaan recently added Sound System Selector to his credentials and here is a glimpse of the Unruly Boss in action. The dancehall deejay clash with JR at last weekend's FAAWUD sound clash and manages to clinch a victory using a bunch of Vybz Kartel ...
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Kartel boosts bleaching cream sales in prison

Jamaica Star Online - 23 Feb 2018
Vybz Kartel's incarceration is said to have resulted in a massive increase in the price for bleaching cream in prisons. "Kartel is a whole heap a man idol in yah, so every man waan look like him. Them do the prison tattoo dem so as soon as dem heal, a ...
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Short Ghad's 'Feel Nice' video gets rave reviews

Loop Jamaica - 16 Mar 2018
The single, which was released on his own Short Ghad Entertainment label, was mixed and mastered by prolific producer Australian Simon Howden of High Stakes Records, who is known for his work with top flight dancehall star Vybz Kartel. Short Ghad first ...
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YVAs — A Celebration Of Rock Culture

Jamaica Observer - 16 Mar 2018
A live-music show dubbed Vibrations followed that same evening at the Sunken Garden of the Hope Zoo and Botanical Gardens and featured headliner, international reggae, soca and hip-hop violinist Mapy, who energised fans with her performance of Jamaica ...
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Flipo changes name, enjoys exposure on Major Lazer single

Loop Trinidad & Tobago - 12 Mar 2018
His government name is Seumas Keelan Callendar but since he emerged on the soca scene, everyone has come to know him as Flipo. Now, the honey-voiced artist is going by another name, Azaryah. “Flipo was a childhood nickname. The new name is just a ...
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7 Best New Songs of the Week

Vulture - 22 Feb 2018
Despite having been behind bars for over six years, Vybz Kartel, the “World Boss,” somehow continues to release music on a semi-regular basis. His latest track, “Real Bad Gal,” sees Kartel pairing up with producer and Mixpak founder, Dre Skull, for the ...
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Speed Dating at UWG

West Georgian - 16 Feb 2018
A speed dating event was hosted by two UWG student organizations, Students of Caribbean Ancestry (SOCA) and the African Student Association (A.S.A.). The speed dating event was on Feb. 7 in the Campus Center Ballroom. The event, “XOXO My Love Is Very ...
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Kyann soars high - Artiste determined to be a success story

Jamaica Gleaner - 10 Mar 2018
Kyann Knight does not want to be labelled as a gospel artiste but as a woman of God singing about her life's journey. "Speaking to and about a higher power is not my religion, for me it is about having a relationship with God," Knight told The Gleaner ...

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