“Unruly Boss” Popcaan covers FADER’s June/July 2014 Summer Music issue, where he speaks on his debut album, ‘Where We Come From.’
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Supermodel Jourdan Dunn shows us how to make a yummy Spicy Asian Beef Salad in the latest episode of ‘Well Dunn.’
Watch: Tifa’s “Champion Bubbler” Video Tributes Jamaica’s Female Boxers, Sparks Homophobic Reactions
Dancehall princess Tifa tributes Jamaica’s female boxers with new video for “Champion Bubbler,” directed by Andy Capper, and sparks some homophobic reactions.
Red Stripe makes the final call on Volkswagen’s controversial “Get Happy” commercial.
Popcaan links up with Jamaican motorcycle crew, Crazy Bikerz, for his Dre Skull-produced “So We Do It” official video, filmed on location in Kingston.
Apparently British supermodel Jourdan Dunn is also a talented chef! Teaming up with Jay-Z’s Life + Times channel, her dream of having her own cooking show has come true with a new series, ‘Well Dunn.’ For the premiere episode, she shows us how she makes her very spicy Jamaican jerk pork meal with coconut rice and beans, and Caribbean salsa.
Diplo teams back up with photographer Shane McCauley for a new zine series entitled ‘Blow Your Head.’ Each volume of Blow Your Head explores a different country and musical genre. The first, Dancehall, takes us to Jamaica — Trenchtown to be exact — where they document the most cutting-edge music and dance with candid photographs.
Major Lazer has finally released superb highly-anticipated visuals for “Get Free,” their down-tempo, ethereal new single featuring Amber Coffman of Dirty Projectors. Shot in Jamaica by director SoMe and produced by Iconoclast, the beautiful clip takes us through the island’s rich culture.
The trailer for the first half of ‘Usain Bolt: The Movie,’ a two part, two hour film, has now surfaced. Directed by Gael Leiblan, the film follows Bolt as he prepares for the London 2012 Olympics to defend his crown. We get to see him rather intimately over the course of a year in his home environment with his relatives, friends and coach.
Earlier last month reggae artist Popcaan released the official video for “The System,” an epic, conscious tune backed by Dre Skull’s “Loudspeaker Riddim.” Filmed in Kingston, Jamaica, Popcaan lyrically depicts the trials and struggles of ghetto youth in the face of “the system.”
Dancehall king Beenie Man has delivered visuals for “Hot Like Fire,” a Loudspeaker Riddim collaboration with Brooklyn producer Dre Skull.
If you love tropical bass, you should know the name Poirier very well and you should therefore be as excited as we are that the French-Canadian DJ/producer has just released his new ‘Alert Riddim’ EP on Man Recordings.
Caribbean fashion label aJeanté recently launched its 2013 Cruise Collection at Caribbean Fashion Week 2012 in Jamaica.
The Jamaica Olympic Association and PUMA have revealed the official Olympic apparel for the London 2012 games, designed by fashion designer and Bob Marley’s eldest daughter, Cedella Marley.
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt and Puerto Rican model Joan Smalls are featured in Vogue Magazine’s June 2012 issue for “Cut to the Chase.” Photographed in by Patrick Demarchelier, the five-time World and three-time Olympic gold medalist is trailed by Smalls as a documentary crew tracks his every stride.
Proving that hip-hop needs to seriously step its game up, Nas has released “The Don,” the newest track from his tenth studio album ‘Life Is Good.’
Must Have: ‘128 Beats Per Minute: Diplo’s Visual Guide to Music, Culture, and Everything in Between’
Diplo, world-renowned DJ, producer and cultural influencer, will soon release his first literary project entitled ‘128 Beats Per Minute: Diplo’s Visual Guide to Music, Culture, and Everything in Between.’ The book captures the DJ’s experiences over the course of seven years with photography by Shane Mccauley.
When Rihanna recently premiered her mini-movie/music video for “Man Down,” she must have known that a controversy would erupt.
PUMA takes us behind the scenes of their new commercial for their fragrance, PUMA Jam featuring Jamaican sprinter and “fastest man in the world,” Usain Bolt.
I absolutely LOVE this new ad for PUMA’s new Faas sneakers. I almost feel completely sold, because for no other reason than the tv spot, I want to buy the sneaker! In just 30 seconds, PUMA captures Jamaica’s flavor, excitement, calm, beauty, and excellence.