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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 appeal rescheduled to July next year

Loop Jamaica - 15 Nov 2017
The appeal hearing for dancehall sensation, Vybz Kartel, who was convicted of murder along with three of his associates in 2014, has been rescheduled from February next year. The hearing was on Monday scheduled for July 9 next year, back from the ...
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The Guide to Getting Into Vybz Kartel

Noisey - 01 Nov 2017
If you've ever heard agonizing groans immediately after the intro to "Miss Independent" starts playing, right when Ne-Yo segues into his Yeah, Yeah's, you're likely around Vybz Kartel fans. Vybz Kartel—born Adidja Palmer—is one of a handful of ...
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Vybz Kartel's Appeal For Murder Conviction Moved To July 2018

Vibe - 15 Nov 2017
“I don't believe this would be allowed if this was not Vybz Kartel on trial. He is a target because of what he sings about.” “Once you have been convicted of a crime, you have the right to appeal your conviction and or the amount of time you were given ...
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Vybz Kartel Previews Two New Raunchy Singles Coming Soon

Dancehall HipHop - 17 Nov 2017
The Gazanation boss teased the upcoming singles, “My Boo” and “Watch Over Us,” on his Instagram last night. The songs were produced by TJ Records and could arrive as early as this weekend, sources told us. “LIKE I SAID!!!…GAZAGURLZ LETS PARTY ...
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Vybz Kartel Set To Meet Second Daughter For First Time

Dancehall HipHop - 11 Nov 2017
Since around last year summer, there have been rumors claiming that Vybz Kartel has a second daughter that he has never met. A female posted a video on social media showing off the toddler while proclaiming that the incarcerated deejay is the little ...
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Vybz Kartel Drops New Mama Anthem “Thank You Mama”

Dancehall HipHop - 13 Nov 2017
Vybz Kartel told his fans at the end of the summer that he would be dropping a ton of new music leading up to the holiday season and he has been making good on his promise, dropping an average of two songs per week. He currently has around three songs ...
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Kartel still big abroad - song featured on hit US TV series

Jamaica Star Online - 28 Oct 2017
Despite being behind bars since 2011, dancehall deejay Vybz Kartel has continued to make headway on the international market. Just a few months after his dancehall record Fever charted on the coveted Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop airplay chart, the deejay's ...
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Vybz Kartel Appeal Trial Pushed Back To New Date

Dancehall HipHop - 14 Nov 2017
The dancehall artist's appeal trial was originally set for February 19, 2018, but the case has been pushed back to July 9th next year. Vybz Kartel team of lawyers led by Tom Tavares-Finson filed a motion asking the appeal court judges for more time to ...
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“How” Vybz Kartel Roast Popcaan In New Song: Listen

Dancehall HipHop - 15 Nov 2017
This is the second song that Kartel released this week after dropping a new joint dedicated to his mother on Monday. Recently, the Gazanation deejay has been quietly taking shots his former protege Popcaan who he previously ousted as being a disloyal ...
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Cardi B Says Vybz Kartel Is Her Favorite Artist Of All Time

Dancehall HipHop - 06 Nov 2017
It's no secret that Cardi B is a huge dancehall fan and Vybz Kartel represents the pinnacle of the genre so it's no surprise either that he is her favorite artist. The “Bodak Yellow” rapper was in Jamaica last week to shoot a music video for a song ...
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Watch Vybz Kartel “Mhm Hm” Video

Dancehall HipHop - 28 Oct 2017
Vybz Kartel received some criticisms over the summer from some dancehall fans for not releasing enough new music. Now that he has responded to fans plea for more new material, they can't get enough. “Mhm Hm” received close to 3.5 million views on ...
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Vybz Kartel Says Alkaline Owes Him Money “Time To Pay Up”

Dancehall HipHop - 31 Oct 2017
Alkaline has been criticized for the past few years for stealing Vybz Kartel's style. The Vendetta deejay denied the allegations and his fans have been pushing back while also accusing the Gazanation boss of being envious of Alka's rise in dancehall ...
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Vybz Kartel “I Am The King and Spice The Queen of Dancehall”

Dancehall HipHop - 01 Nov 2017
Vybz Kartel has added his voice to the feud between Beenie Man and Spice over who the dancehall queen is. The firestorm started last weekend when Beenie Man told Winford Williams on OnStage that Spice is more like a self-appointed designated queen ...
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Vybz Kartel Appeal Progressing Very Well Says Attorney

Dancehall HipHop - 23 Oct 2017
Vybz Kartel appeal case is progressing very well according to one of his attorneys Valerie Neita Robertson. The trial is set to commence in the Jamaica Appeal Court in February of next year, but there are still some doubts among the dancehall artist's ...
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Vybz Kartel and Ninjaman Incarceration Dancehall Fans Blames Promoter

Dancehall HipHop - 31 Oct 2017
“So as soon as around the time for Sting Ninjaman is suddenly in jail, seems a bit suspect to me,” one fan wrote while another fan added, “Ninjaman is going to get the same fate as Vybz Kartel cuz Laing naan play. Them say a Kartel and Ninjaman mashup ...
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Vybz Kartel Gets Featured On AMC's Preacher

Dancehall HipHop - 27 Oct 2017
Vybz Kartel gets another mainstream feature this time on the soundtrack for AMC's supernatural action serious Preacher. Despite being incarcerated since 2011, Vybz Kartel has remained very much relevant in Jamaica's dominant music form, dancehall.
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Vybz Kartel Teams Up With Rvssian On “Kremlin”

Dancehall HipHop - 30 Oct 2017
Vybz Kartel and Rvssian teams up for a new single “Kremlin” featured on the producer's new beat, Moscow Riddim. For the last two months, Vybz Kartel has been dropping an average of two songs per week and almost all of them have been hits. There were ...
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Vybz Kartel's Gazanation Fans Angry Over MOBO Awards Snub

Dancehall HipHop - 24 Oct 2017
“The system trying to fight against the boss [Vybz Kartel] but they can't stop him,” one fan wrote. “Kartel had a bigger year than Popcaan, Aidonia, and Alkaline and yet he was not nominated for a MOBO are you kidding me. This is utter nonsense and ...
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Mhm hm! - sales of natural juice increases after song's release

Jamaica Star Online - 16 Nov 2017
Vybz Kartel's hit song, Mhm Hm, not only has persons singing along to the lyrics, but also purchasing in droves the mixture of oats, peanut and nutmeg, which he sings about in the song. According to one man who sells the juice, the demand for the ...

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