Inside Bob Marley’s Posthumous Musical & Merchandising Empire

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The Gleaner: KINGSTON, Jamaica - The long-awaited Bob Marley biopic One Love highlights important moments in the musician’s life – his adolescence in Trench Town, his spiritual growth, the attempt on his life. Marley died in 1981 at the age of 36. He’d achieved a level of mainstream success un... Read more

After Dementia Reveal, Producers Of ‘Wendy Williams’ Documentary Hope Viewers See Why They Made It

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AP: By Alicia Rancilio - If you watched Lifetime’s Wendy Williams docuseries that premiered over the weekend and felt uncomfortable, you weren’t alone. “Where is Wendy Williams?” premiered over the weekend and featured numerous scenes of the former talk show host unsteady, belligerent, ... Read more

Two Men Convicted Of Killing Run-DMC’s Jam Master Jay Nearly 22 Years After Rap Star’s Death

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AP: NEW YORK, By Jennifer Peltz & Cedar Attanasiou — More than 20 years after Run-DMC star Jam Master Jay was brazenly gunned down in his recording studio, a jury convicted two men of his murder Tuesday, bringing closure to one of the hip-hop world’s most elusive crimes. The ano... Read more

‘One Love’ Marley Biopic Is Pretty Accurate, Says Ky-Mani’s Mom

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The Sunday Gleaner: WESTERN BUREAU, By Adrian Frater - Former national table tennis star Anita Belnavis, the mother of Bob Marley’s son Ky-Mani, has given the thumbs up to the recently released biopic ‘Bob Marley: One Love’. The film, which had its global theatrical release last Wednesday, ... Read more

‘Love Doctor’ Romain Virgo Excited To Hit Lost In Time Stage

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The Gleaner: KINGSTON, Jamaica, By Shanel Lemmie - As he prepares to release his fourth studio album – The Gentle Man on March 1 – Romain Virgo is preparing for a series of performances. Virgo, who is affectionately known to the Jamaican people as ‘the love doctor’, is slated to take th... Read more

‘BUEI Silver Screens’ Present: ‘Moving On’

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda – ‘BUEI Silver Screens’ continues at the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute (BUEI) with the screening of ‘Moving On’ on Tuesday, February 20th at 2 pm in our Tradewinds Auditorium!(wheelchair accessible) Starring Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin, stars of... Read more

Michael Jackson: Stake In Catalogue Sells For $600M

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BBC News: LONDON, England, By Charlotte Gallagher - Sony Music Group is understood to have paid at least $600m (£475m) for half of Michael Jackson's catalogue. If accurate, it would mean the singer's musical assets are worth more than $1.2bn (£950m). The deal would also be the biggest ever f... Read more

Bob Marley: One Love Review – Reverential Biopic Of Reggae Superstar Struggles To Stir It Up

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The Guardian: LONDON, England, By Peter Bradshaw - Biopics don’t get more authorised or anaesthetised than this ploddingly solemn account of reggae legend Bob Marley. A great, or good, movie could have been made about Marley’s sensational career, his musical genius, inspirational asceticism (if ... Read more

Usher Says It’s Been A Challenge To Squeeze 30-Year Career Into13-Minute Super Bowl Halftime Show

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AP: LAS VEGAS, By Jonathan Landrum Jr — Usher found fitting a successful three decades of music into a super-short Super Bowl halftime show a challenge, but the multiple Grammy winner decided to concentrate on past hits, moments from his popular Las Vegas residency and possibly draw from his new... Read more

‘Films at BUEI’ Present ‘Rare Objects’

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - Films at BUEI continue at the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute (BUEI) with the screening of the 2023 Drama, ‘Rare Objects’ on Saturday, February 10th at 7:30pm in our Tradewinds Auditorium. (Wheelchair Accessible) ‘Rare Objects’ premiered in theat... Read more