Dancehall News


Shabba Ranks Mother ‘Mama Christie’ Has Died: Dexta Daps, Bounty Killer Reacts

Shabba Ranks is mourning the death of his mother Miss Christie, aka ‘Mama Christie,’ as tributes poured in from all corners of the community. Sources confirmed with Urban Islandz on Tuesday that the mother of International dancehall superstar Shabba Ranks has passed away. Constantine Christie, affectionately called “Mama Christie” by all who knew her, reportedly passed away Continue Reading


How U-Roy Pioneered Modern Dancehall & Hip Hop Sounds

he reggae/dancehall community is mourning the death of another pioneer in the genre. The veteran artiste, who is largely credited as one of the founders of modern dancehall, died in Jamaica at 78-years-old. Urban Islandz reported that he had been ailing for some time and had suffered an heart attack. The legendary Jamaican musician died at Continue Reading


Entertainers Speak Out For Displaced Families at Innswood Estate

Several entertainers are furious after 15 families of Innswood estate, were forcefully removed from their homes by the SCJH company who sent police to have the residents escorted, however, a recent video surfaced showing the houses in a wrecked state with household items scattered all over the place. According to a woman who spoke to Continue Reading


Sean Paul Makes Strides In Latin Market With Steve Aoki

Sean Paul has spent a lot of time guiding his music to an international level. His latest trek seems to be into the Latin market as he was recently featured on EDM producer Steve Aoki’s latest single, “Mambo.” The track came in at number 41 on this week’s Billboard Hot Dance/Electronic Songs chart. It had Continue Reading


Lila Ike and Skillbeng’s Thy Will Remix Premiers On Apple Music

Lil Iké and Skillibeng dropped off their highly anticipated new collab. The much-anticipated track “Thy Will” by Lila Ike and Skillibeng made its debut on Apple Music. Produced by Protégé, lotosh & J.L.L, the rather soulful sounding track has already started to garner attention. Some fans have already hailed it as a “masterpiece” and are predicting that it will Continue Reading


Mutabaruka Threatens Fantan Mojah with Law Suit

Mutabaruka has now heard the statements thrown at him by Fantan Mojah and is not taking them lightly at all as he plans to take legal actions on the singjay if he does not publicly clarify or speak to the radio host, concerning the facts of his argument. Baruka is calling the statements made by Continue Reading


Fantan Mojah Burns A Fire On MutaBaruka, calls him “Freak Bwoy”

Veteran Reggae artiste, Fantan Mojah did not hesitate to respond to Mutabaruka’s recent scrutiny of his actions in the last music video he produced for a song entitled “Fire King”. In Muta’s offensive statements, he bashed the entertainer, for having girls dressed in bikini wears, bubbling exotically on him, and going wild, and explained that Continue Reading


Bounty Killer Posts his Dancehall Family Tree with 17 Artistes

The dancehall Godfather Bounty Killer, recently reposted a picture on his Instagram account showing a fan crafted Dancehall family tree, which shows how much of a legend Bounty Killer is. At the top of the tree is the “Grung Gad” himself, which then branches off to show current and past members of the alliance that Continue Reading