Notting Hill Carnival 2023 to celebrate 50 years of sound systems and Mas bands

The anniversary also coincides with the 75th anniversary of the Windrush generation migrating to Britain

Popcaan – ‘Great Is He’ review: dancehall star subtly pushes the envelope

15 years down the line, Popcaan still brings an element of star power amidst small gains on his fifth record

Skillibeng teases new music: “The journey keeps going”

The 25-year-old also won Best Caribbean Music Act at this year's MOBO awards

Stars, sound systems and surprises: Notting Hill Carnival 2022 was a triumphant comeback

The essential Carnival finally returned to the infamous, colourful streets of Notting Hill last weekend. After a three-year IRL hiatus because of the mahoosive...

Five things to get excited about for Notting Hill Carnival 2022

First timer? Here's what you have to do and see

“It’s a community I’ve never experienced before”: how clubbing got more inclusive

The capital's post-pandemic club scene is more welcoming than ever to womxn and POC

Sean Paul – ‘Scorcha’ review: pop-accented bops from the Godfather of Dancehall

The veteran shows off his range by touching on music that springs from every parish in Jamaica

Sean Paul and Sia reunite for ‘Dynamite’ new single

The dancehall-centric single is the follow-up to the pair's 2016 collaboration, 'Cheap Thrills'

Jamaica’s massive contribution to modern pop in 10 classic records

We pay tribute to the small island that's had a big impact on the world of contemporary music