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GAZA SLIM gets US visa

Dancehall artist GAZA SLIM is coming to the US after finally getting a work visa, according to Urban Islandz.

Last year prosecutors dropped conspiracy charges against the Jamaican star in the VYBZ KARTEL murder trial.


Date set for VYBZ KARTEL conspiracy trial

Jamaican dancehall artist VYBZ KARTEL and protege GAZA SLIM will return to court on 27 October to face a conspiracy trial.

The singers, real names Adidja Palmer and Vanessa Saddler, are both charged with conspiracy to pervert the course of justice in relation to the police investigation into the death of Clive “Lizard” Williams.


VYBZ KARTEL murder trial pushed back six months

The murder trial involving Jamaican dancehall artist VYBZ KARTEL, real name Adijah Palmer, and five others has been pushed back to November.

The trial, concerning the death of Clive “Lizard” Williams, will now take place between 18 November and 6 December after the matter came before Supreme Court judge Marjorie Cole-Smith yesterday morning (27 May). 


VYBZ KARTEL case postponed until July

Jamaican dancehall artists VYBZ KARTEL and GAZA SLIM will return to court in July after their conspiracy case was delayed again.

According to on Friday morning (17 May) the Clive “Lizard” Williams murder case was mentioned at a hearing inside the Corporate Area Resident Magistrates Court in Kingston. 


VYBZ KARTEL gets bail but stays in custody

Jailed dancehall artist VYBZ KARTEL has secured JMD$500,000 (£3,390) bail at the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate's Court in Kingston, Jamaica on a charge of perverting the course of justice.

The deejay was granted bail following an application made by his attorney Chris Tavares-Finson. However the embattled singer cannot be released from custody as he is also being held on one of two murder charges in the Home Circuit Court.


VYBZ KARTEL trial delayed, again

The VYBZ KARTEL “perverting the course of justice” trial has been delayed again to 26 November to facilitate the disclosure of two outstanding statements to the defence.

As reported in the Jamaica Observer the incarcerated dancehall artist, real name Adijah Palmer, is jointly charged with Andre “PIM PIM” Henry and Vanessa “GAZA SLIM” Saddler.


Second VYBZ KARTEL murder trial postponed

A new trial date has been set for dancehall artist VYBZ KARTEL and his co-defendants in relation to the murder of Clive “Lizard” Williams.


VYBZ KARTEL murder trial postponed to 3 December

The murder trial of Jamaican dancehall artist VYBZ KARTEL - and co-accused Nigel Thompson and Lenburgh McDonald - has been postponed until December.

As reported on Caribbean360, the trial was scheduled to get underway in the Home Circuit on 30 October, but was rescheduled to 3 December as the prosecution said it was not ready.


VYBZ KARTEL faces November trial date

Jamaican dancehall deejay VYBZ KARTEL, VanessaGAZA SLIMSaddler and AndrePIM-PIMHenry have had their "perverting the course of justice" trial postponed to 12 November.

The trial was set to start this week but was further delayed due to the absence of the presiding judge and the non-disclosure of statements to the defence.


VYBZ KARTEL back in court today

Dancehall artist VYBZ KARTEL and his co-accused GAZA SLIM and PIM-PIM are set to return to court today (29 August).

As reported in Urban Islandz the three will appear before a judge to answer charges of perverting the course of justice.


New statements from POPCAAN and GAZA SLIM over Portmore break-up

This week prominent dancehall artists POPCAAN and GAZA SLIM released official statements shedding light on the Portmore Empire disbanding last month.

On Tuesday (19 June) POPCAAN, who is currently on tour in Europe, finally broke his silence on the rumoured clash with label boss VYBZ KARTEL and other members of his former crew.


“Outlaw Medley”: official video released

GAZA EMPIRE has released the official video for “Outlaw Medley”, featuring VYBZ KARTEL, GAZA SLIM, SHAWN STORM and SHEBA.

Check it out here:


PORTMORE EMPIRE releases “Empire For Ever” video

PORTMORE EMPIRE members VYBZ KARTEL, POPCAAN, SHAWN STORM and GAZA SLIM have released the video for “Empire For Ever”.

Casting is also underway for a new reality TV show featuring dancehall deejay VYBZ KARTEL.

The show is called “Teacha’s Pet” and will see the Jamaican artist court 10 local girls and 10 foreign girls, all vying for his attention.

Casting ends on 5 August.