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Musical Genius Lee Scratch Perry Artist Spotlight Bob Marley Entertainment News Featured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican News Latest Jamaican News Latest News People 

Musical Genius Lee Scratch Perry

Lee Scratch Perry Early life Perry was born in Kendal in the parish of Hanover, the third child of Ina Davis and Henry Perry. His mother had strong African traditions originating from her Yoruba ancestry that she passed on to her son. He later moved to Kingston where he apprenticed at Studio One. Early career Perry’s musical career began in... Read More
Max Romeo – Jamaican Reggae and Roots Reggae Recording Artist Bob Marley Entertainment News Featured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican News Latest Jamaican News Latest News People 

Max Romeo – Jamaican Reggae and Roots Reggae Recording Artist

Max Romeo – Jamaican Reggae and Roots Reggae Recording Artist: Max Romeo (born Maxwell Livingston Smith, 22 November 1944) is a Jamaican reggae and roots reggae recording artist who has achieved chart success in his home country and in the United Kingdom. Romeo had several hits with the vocal group the Emotions. His song “Wet Dream” (1968) included overtly sexual... Read More
Peter Tosh’s Youngest Son Comatose Following Jail Beating; Family Files Civil Rights Suit Artist Spotlight Bob Marley Court News Entertainment News Featured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican News Latest Jamaican News Latest News People World News 

Peter Tosh’s Youngest Son Comatose Following Jail Beating; Family Files Civil Rights Suit

New Jersey, USA (Mckoy’s News) – Peter Tosh’s Youngest Son Comatose Following Jail Beating; Family Files Civil Rights Suit: Jawara McIntosh, the youngest son of reggae legend Peter Tosh, lies comatose in a Boston hospital following an attack inside New Jersey’s Bergen County Jail, where he was serving a six-month sentence for cannabis-related charges. According to a press release issued... Read More
Statue Honoring Usain Bolt to be Mounted at the National Stadium Bob Marley Featured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican News Latest Jamaican News Latest News People 

Statue Honoring Usain Bolt to be Mounted at the National Stadium

Kingston (JIS) – Statue Honoring Usain Bolt to be Mounted at the National Stadium: The Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, the Honourable Olivia Grange, today unveiled a maquette of the statue which will be mounted at Statue Park at the National Stadium in honour of Usain Bolt, considered by many across the world to be the greatest sprinter... Read More
Dry Harbour Mountain of St. Ann, Jamaica – Cradle of Jamaica’s Marijuana Production & Illegal Export Trade Bob Marley Featured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican Culture News Jamaican News Latest Jamaican News Latest News People 

Dry Harbour Mountain of St. Ann, Jamaica – Cradle of Jamaica’s Marijuana Production & Illegal Export Trade

Winston Donald – Cradle of Jamaica’s Marijuana Production & Illegal Export Trade: Jamaica is not only one of the world’s  leading cultural centre but a country of great vista,  panoramic views, history, and adventure.  Few nations so small can boast of combined beauty, culture, interesting history and geography; fewer countries have a reputation for great commodities such as Blue Mountain... Read More
WARREN JOHNSON – “VIEWS FROM ABOVE” VOL #11 Payola Bob Marley Entertainment News Featured Columnist Featured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican News Latest Jamaican News Latest News People Warren Johnson Weekend Reads 

WARREN JOHNSON – “VIEWS FROM ABOVE” VOL #11 Payola

The movie, American Hot Wax, speaks infamously about the subject that had caught up two of the most famous people in radio during the 50’s, Alan Freed and Dick Clark. It was even a part of the topic in the movie starring Jimmy Cliff, The Harder They Come.  However, what exactly is Payola? The dictionary defines it as the ‘practice... Read More
“E- PICK”- by DJ Amber – Skip Marley in the Spotlight Bob Marley Celebrity News DJ Amber Crowl E Pick Entertainment News Featured Columnist Featured News Jamaica Jamaican News Latest News People 

“E- PICK”- by DJ Amber – Skip Marley in the Spotlight

ABOUT: “E- PICK ” “E- PICK ” is a weekly Saturday post on www.mckoysnews.com, where Amber Crowl (Radio Personality, Host, Writer and Activist) discusses happenings in Jamaican Music, Entertainment Topics and Cultural Ideas. Amber welcomes your questions and comments on Mckoy’s News. and you can send e-mails to irieamber@gmail.com.   WELCOME TO THIS WEEK’S E-PICK. IN THE SPOTLIGHT THIS WEEK IS BOB MARLEY’S GRANDSON, SKIP MARLEY... Read More
Katy Perry’s ‘Chained to the Rhythm’ feat. Skip Marley – No. 1 Bob Marley Celebrity News Entertainment News Featured News Jamaica Jamaican News Latest News People World News 

Katy Perry’s ‘Chained to the Rhythm’ feat. Skip Marley – No. 1

(IrieFM) – Katy Perry has scored her 17th number one on song on the Billboard Dance Club Songs chart, as “Chained to the Rhythm,” featuring Skip Marley, rises to number one. Marley, meanwhile, reigns in his first visit to Dance Club Songs. “Rhythm” rules the chart with the help of remixes from DJ Kue, Syn Cole and Marc Stout among... Read More
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