1. Shaggy Launches New Reggae Label Based in Kingston and Long Island, NY

    July 10, 2012 10:45 AM EDT Shaggy (center) performs at the launch party for his Ranch Entertainment label with Beenie Man (right) and Roy "DJ Roy" Walters of Irie Jam Radio, 93.5 FM, New York City (left). (Photo: Roland Hyde) Shaggy, (b. Orville Burrell), 43, is J ...

  2. Producer: New Aaliyah Album on Way

    March 06, 2012 3:04 PM EST 0 0 0 A new album of material from the late singer Aaliyah may be nearing completion, over a decade after her untimely death in 2001. On Sunday, Producer Jeffrey "J. Dub" Walker broke the news on his Twitter account (@JDUBAKAGOAT). He wrote: &qu ...

  3. NYC Judge Reopens Rapper Lil Wayne's Gun Hearing

    April 23, 2009 6:26 PM EDT 0 0 0 A judge said Thursday he will reopen a hearing on whether a handgun found on Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne's tour bus can be used as evidence at his illegal-weapon possession trial. Justice Charles Solomon had ruled in February the 9 mm gun c ...

  4. Great White Manager Changes Plea To Guilty

    January 31, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The former manager of rock act Great White has agreed to plead guilty to 100 counts of involuntary manslaughter stemming from a deadly 2003 nightclub fire, a judge said today (Jan .31). The former manager of rock act Great White has agreed to plead ...

  5. Hootie, McCain Support 'Lyrics For Life'

    February 07, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Hootie & the Blowfish, Edwin McCain, Sister Hazel, and Seven Mary Three singer Jason Ross will perform Feb. 16 at the Lyrics for Life benefit concert and auction. The event will take place at Atla Hootie & the Blowfish, Edwin McCain, Sister ...