“One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.” - Bob Marley. Music goes far beyond entertainment. Listening to music can make you feel relaxed, and it is also used in medicine. Jamaica is ranked as the happiest country in the Caribbean, and we believe the music is a contributing factor.
The reach of and power of the Jamaican culture during reggae month is unquestionable. Even during the pandemic, over 2Million people participated in Reggae Month activities. Jamaica indeed did "Tech it to dem". Brand Jamaica is relevant to the world day and night. Bravo Jamaica.
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.
The Ministry of Culture has spearheaded the annual Reggae Month celebrations, since 2008. With this intention, the Jamaica Reggae Industry Association (JaRIA) powers the execution of the Reggae Month activities. Throughout the month of February each year, it would appear that the world paused from all of her other work, to focus on Jamaica's musical […]
‘Laughter is the best medicine’, if that statement is true, then everybody who watched the Windscream Posse is definitely healed. Laughter and excitement filled the theatre, from the little children to the elders were in a laughing fit. Long after the play, patrons congregated to discuss the spectacular show. Some described it as ‘interesting and […]
Welcome to the city of Miramar. That was the blaring message sent to the patrons who attended the Black History Month meets Reggae Icon Awards. Under the patronage of the Honorable Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Oliva Grange, MP, CD and presented by the Vice Mayor of Miramar Alexandra P. Davis, the Icon […]
What is so great about festivals anyway? For generations, festivals have represented an expressive way to celebrate heritage, culture, traditions and special moments in our lives and with loved ones. A festival is our connector. Rebel Salute 2020 is celebrating its 27th anniversary. The festival fuses music, food, culture and heritage like no other music […]
Setup to be a cool relaxed night with the stars....NOT!!! The Fire man and Jah Vinci were set to blaze a new path into the hearts of all in attendance. Hennessy Artistry: Dancehall Acoustic started the Christmas season with more heat and More Fiya!!!!