Two nights of impeccable performances. This concert shows how Jamaica invited the world to #ComeKetchDdRiddim for Reggae Month. Virtual audiences enjoyed Reggae Month's Global Reggae Nights and had a ball rocking, dancing, singing and commenting.
No matter the situation you find yourself in, Jamaica has a proverb to fit. That is the beauty of our wonderful language, becasue it is so colourful, there are many ways to communicate to get your message across.
Our history has become an intricate aspect of black history. Our effort to celebrate that history speaks volumes to our respect for the makers of it. So, we use every day to pay tribute to the happenings which shaped our now. Let's look at some physical structures and discuss their significance to our today.
The more you know about your history, the better you can prepare for the future. It's also one of the best ways to understand ourselves. A lot of who we are comes from who came before us, so get to know by being curious.
Football is said to have the power to bring people from all walks of life together. Football, in the words of avid fans, is "a lifestyle". We had a reason with some football enthusiasts. What you'll find in this article will either deepen your love for the sport or spark an interest.
How much do you know about the history of Jamaica? Did you now that the small village of Stony Gut was more than just the birthplace of Paul Bogle? Join Good News Jamaica, as we travel Jamaica to broadcast our history. Come share, celebrate, boast and debate our Jamaican culture with us.
When black workers of 19th century Jamaica asserted their freedom on December 27, 1831, the Right Excellent Samuel Sharpe fueled their resolve. Our physical emancipation was built on this man's dedication, which he carried until his last breath. Today, Jamaica celebrates the day that ended slavery.
Waste not, want not! We hope you didn't discard the sorrel pulps you used to make the sorrel drink. The sorrel pulps can be used to make a sorrel cake. Yes! True, true. First time hearing about it? No worries, we'll tell you how to make it.
Christmas is tomorrow and everyone knows that Christmas cya keep if sorrel nuh present! If you haven't made any sorrel yet, it's not too late. You can still save Christmas! Just follow the simple steps we've outlined in the article. Go now, do it quick! Let us know how the drink turns out.
The artiste who goes by the name Beenie Man said, "Christmas come but only once a year. But this year, this year, yuh betta find some other gear. Pull up yuh sock and steer yuh career." Well, even though this year is DIFFERENT, we still have traditions that must be adhered to. Christmas cake is one. What do you say?
If you're Jamaican, then you know Christmas cya keep without sorrel and fruit cake. Christmas in Jamaica is something you have to experience to be able to relate to. Every Jamaican and Jamaican at heart knows that there are certain things such as family dinners and grand market that makes Christmas merry. What other traditions do you follow?