Reggae Legend Bunny Wailer Dies At 73

Legendary reggae singer Bunny Wailer has died. Jamaica’s Culture Minister Olivia Grange confirmed the singer’s passing on Tuesday morning. His cause of death was not revealed, but multiple sources confirmed with Urban Islandz that he passed away in the Medical Associates Hospital while getting treatment for an ailment. Bunny Wailer, whose real name is Neville Continue Reading


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




Kodak Black’s Girlfriend Mellow Rackz Confirms Engagement, Another Female Speak Out

Kodak Black might be off the market. The Florida rapper, who is freshly out of prison, has apparently asked his new girlfriend, Mellow Rackz, to marry him, and she said yes. At least that’s the narrative that the two love birds are pushing on social media currently unless this is just another elaborate hoax or Continue Reading


Lauryn Hill’s Iconic Album “The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill’ Goes Diamond

Lauryn Hill is now a platinum-selling artiste. The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill has been certified diamond by the RIAA. The former Fugee’s album has often been given the title of the greatest hip-hop album of all time by critics and fans alike. The album was so well received that in 2015, it was included in the Continue Reading


Lori Harvey Shares Sweet Birthday Message For Michael B. Jordan Aka Nugget

Lori Harvey shared this sweet message in tribute to her “Nugget” on his birthday. Michael B Jordan is officially 34 today, and his girlfriend Lori Harvey made sure the world knows exactly how she feels about her man. In what can be described as a cute birthday tribute, she shared photos and videos of some of the Continue Reading


Ray J Says he And Princess Loce Moving To Miami Might Save Their Marriage

Ray J says he and Princess Love are moving to Miami with their kids and that decision might end up saving their marriage. After filing for divorce last year, it looks like Ray J and Princess Love might actually be getting back together. Their relationship has been followed by the media and their reality TV series for years, and Continue Reading



Chaos Erupts in Washington D.C. – Video Report

On Wednesday January 6th, For the first time in the USA history, supporters of the losing presidential candidate have forcibly disrupted the official counting of electoral votes. Earlier Trump urged supporters to march on the White House. Learn more from the video report below.


Fab 5, Flourgon To Perform at Vice-President Elect Kamala Harris’ Virtual inauguration

The Caribbean has not been left out of the celebrations for incoming United States Vice-President-elect Kamala Harris. The well-known show band Fab 5 and popular 90s deejay Flourgon will join other artists from the Caribbean to perform at the Vice-President elect’s virtual inauguration party. The event, which is still being planned by the Caribbean American Continue Reading



Tiger Woods Seriously Injured In Car Crash In Los Angeles

Tiger Woods was seriously injured in a single-vehicle car crash in Los Angeles. The golf and sports world has been rocked with another devastating news involving one of the most recognized names. According to TMZ, golf legend Tiger Woods is currently in hospital with several broken bones and possibly other injuries after being involved in Continue Reading


NBA: Fans ejected after argument with LeBron James during LA Lakers win over Atlanta Hawks

LeBron James says an argument between himself and fans during the Los Angeles Lakers’ 107-99 win over the Atlanta Hawks was “blown out of proportion” and they did not deserve to be ejected. Two women heckled James after he had exchanged heated words with a man they were sat with and they were thrown out. Continue Reading