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Inside the DJ Booth: DJ Bobby Konders

More than 20 years ago, Bobby Konders was a Brooklyn boy with two loves -- basketball and music -- until he discovered his DJ skills to be more useful than his hoop dreams.

"My jumpshot wasn't that good," he tells The Boombox with a laugh, "I played Division III basketball and I thought I had game, but obviously it wasn't that good

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Sean Paul — A Day in the Life

For an international superstar, Sean Paul is unbelievably humble. There are artists with inflated egos in the music industry, some who are far less accomplished than the Grammy Award-winning dancehall star. So if anyone has the right to act out in don-lik

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Mr. Vegas Cheating Scandal: Jamaican Dancehall Star Breaks Down in Video

Jamaican dancehall star Mr. Vegas is embroiled in a cheating scandal involving his common law wife's indiscretions, which took place in the couple's own home. Allegedly, the encounters even occurred in front of their 1-year-old daughter. The dancehall artist is so distraught that he took to social media and posted what some might call ill-advised emotional content.

Fans have had div

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Damian Marley, Skrillex Collaborate for ‘Make It Bun Dem After Hours’ EP

Reggae staple Damian Marley joined forces with dubstep's go-to guy Skrillex earlier this year for "Make It Bun Dem," a blend of Bob Marley's son's bold vocals and the latter's skill with mixing hard-hitting sounds. With this song in mind, the two crafted the Make It Bun Dem After Hours EP, featuring a set of six songs by various producers lending their work to th

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Buju Banton’s Request for New Trial Denied, Serving 10-Year Sentence

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - A federal judge has denied reggae singer Buju Banton's request for a new trial, saying there's no need because of a previous appeals court ruling.

In June, the federal appeals court in

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Snoop Dogg Becomes Snoop Lion, Previews Reggae Album

Snoop Dogg is back -- in reggae form! Earlier this year, producer Diplo revealed that he was working with the Cali rapper on an album of Jamaican-flavored music, and now, the newly rechristened Snoop Lion has dropped "La La La," the first single from Reincarnated,

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Bob Marley Inspired Scientist to Name Blood-Sucking Parasite in His Honor

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) - A tiny blood-sucking parasite that infests fish on Caribbean coral reefs has been named after Jamaican reggae icon Bob Marley.

Arkansas State University marine biologist Paul

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Sean Kingston ‘Back 2 Life’ Album: ’100,000 People’ Features Wiz Khalifa, Shakira Unites for Song

In May 2011, Sean Kingston came face-to-face with death when a jet ski he was maneuvering crashed into a bridge in Miami. In the months leading up to the accident, the singer -- best known for his reggae-pop hit "Beautiful Girls" -- had been working on his third album, releasing several singles like the Nicki Minaj feature "Letting Go (Dutty Love)," "Dumb Love" and the Justin Bieber collaboration "Eenie Meenie."

After two months of rehab to mend both injuries sustained durin

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Bob Marley Documentary Will Stream on Facebook During Release Day

NEW YORK (AP) - The Bob Marley documentary "Marley" will stream on Facebook simultaneously during its theatrical opening, a signal that social media may also play a role in shifting movie release windows.

Such day-and-date releases have become increa

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Gil Noble Dead: Famed Black Journalist Who Interviewed Bob Marley Dies at 80

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