Jamaica Gleaner
Published: Saturday | January 5, 2013
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JamaicansMusic celebrates five years
Five years ago Jamaican entrepreneur Alex Morrissey started JamaicansMusic.com as a project while studying at the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale. Five years on the website is known as one of those pioneering elements in the Jamaican music circuit, marketing brand Jamaica to the world.

Absinthe provides good getaway
Ringing in 2013 at Absinthe - The Genesis (Rise of the Phoenix) meant starting off the New Year in fine style with a premium party experience.

Genesis fights off slow start, small numbers
Despite the slow start, a few technical glitches and a modest turnout, Genesis, an annual gospel concert held at the Ranny Williams Entertainment Centre, was able to soldier on.

Japanese reggae artiste Yoko aims high
Japanese reggae artiste Yoko, popularly known as Rankin Pumpkin, is now beaming with pride as she achieved her major goal for 2012 when she appeared alongside dancehall's elite at Sting 2012 on Boxing Day.

Nine-year-old shines at Genesis, Montego Bay
At nine years old, Junior Gospel Champion Ramone Watson somewhat fulfilled the prophetic declaration 'A little child shall lead them' when he upstaged his more established and senior counterparts at Genesis 2013, held at the Montego Bay Community College on New Years' Day.


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