• Guyana: Singer banned by National Broadcasting Association

    NEWS ##PagePublishedLong## Guyana: Singer banned by National Broadcasting Association The Guyana National Broadcasting Association announced on 21 September 2011 that the Jamaican dancehall singer Vybz Kartel (real name: Adidja Palmer) has been banned from public airwaves in Guyana. Martin Goolsarran, a spokesman for the state-owned radio outlet, National Communications Network, said that Vybz Kartel’s music […]
  • Guyana: Ban lifted on ‘gangsta’ dancehall stad

    NEWS ##PagePublishedLong## Guyana: Ban lifted on Jamaican ‘gangsta’ dancehall star Several countries in the Carribean have barred the Jamaican dancehall artist Mavado citing that his lyrics advocate violence. In Guyana, the goverment lifted the ban, causing a heated public debate. 28-year-old Jamaican singer Mavado (real name: David Constatine Brooks) is known around the world for […]
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