Vybz Kartel’s Saga: A Judicial Drama with an Overzealous DPP, a Determined Justice Minister, and a Police Commissioner Aiming to Cast Him as Crime’s Poster Boy

In the dramatic overturning of Vybz Kartel’s murder conviction by the UK’s Judicial Committee of the Privy Council, the case has not only cast a spotlight on the dancehall star himself but also on the broader dynamics of Jamaica’s justice system and societal challenges. The decision, grounded in the critical issue of juror misconduct, brings […]

Incarcerated: Dancehall’s Most Prolific and their Legendary Run-ins with the Law

Dancehall has given the world numerous hits and made many musicians international stars. However, the shine of success has been clouded by legal challenges for some. This article delves into notable dancehall artists who have been convicted and incarcerated: Vybz Kartel – 35 Years to LIFE, Jamaica One of the most iconic names in dancehall, […]

Tommy Lee Reveals Prison Sentence as ‘Best Two Years of My Life’, Overcoming Drug Addiction, and Heartfelt Conversations with Vybz Kartel Behind Bars at Sumfest

Tommy Lee, legally known as Leroy Russell, opened up to patrons at Sumfest, held at the Catherine Hall Entertainment Centre in Montego Bay, expressing how his prison time was a pivotal period of transformation in his life. Released earlier this year from Kingston’s Horizon Remand Centre after serving a majority of his three-year sentence for […]

The Best New Music This Week: Vybz Kartel x Popcaan , Jahshii , Govana , Delomar (RDX)

This week on Madaroad.com, our dedicated music staff has once again been scouring the sonic landscape to bring you the freshest, most exciting tracks in the dancehall and reggae scene. With a mix of long-awaited reunions and innovative beats, these songs promise to keep your playlists buzzing. So, without further ado, let’s dive into the […]

5 Artists Who Prove That Bounty Killer is Dancehall Music’s Greatest A&R

Rodney Basil Price, better known as Bounty Killer, has remained an unwavering titan in the dancehall industry. His mastery as an artist is unquestionable, but it’s his uncanny talent for spotting and nurturing exceptional talent that has earned him Madaroad’s title as Dancehall Music’s greatest A&R. The careers of Vybz Kartel, Busy Signal, Mavado, Aidonia, […]