Case against Kartel falling apart

Vybz Kartel murder case update

The murder case against Dancehall star Vybz Kartel could be falling apart. After five consecutive delays in the murder case, Kartel’s new lawyer is pushing back hard against the prosecution as prosecutors struggle to keep their case against Kartel together. Urban Islandz reports that a close source connected to the case has said that the […]

Vybz Kartel freed of drug charges but remains in custody

A drug related case was dismissed this week against internationally acclaimed Dancehall superstar, Vybz Kartel. The embattled entertainer was freed of ganja charges when he appeared in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrates Court in Kingston this week. The charges were dropped after it was deemed that there was no evidence offered by the prosecution in […]

Vybz Kartel and Corey Todd will revive business partnership

Incarcerated Dancehall star, Vybz Kartel and prominent American-Jamaican businessman, Corey Todd are apparently back in business and have offered explanations regarding their highly publicized split almost a year ago. The Examiner reports that the long-time business partners are to reunite after agreeing to a business deal which involves reviving the Street Vybz Rum brand which […]

Kartel could face five more murder charges amidst speculation of bribery

Vybz Kartel arrested

Days after reports surfaced that several police officers were accused of corruption in the murder case against DJ, Vybz Kartel, speculation emerges that the rapper tried to pervert the course of justice by destroying evidence. According to reports, Kartel allegedly paid police officers $4 million (£29,341) to destroy evidence in the murder case against him […]

Kartel police guards face corruption charges

Vybz Kartel arrested

According to the Jamaica Observer, nine policemen who were assigned to the Gun Court Remand Centre have been transferred and are facing corruption charges after they were allegedly caught on camera taking money from a close relative of jailed popular entertainer Vybz Kartel. Kartel, whose real name is Adidja Palmer, is currently facing two separate […]

Vybz Kartel launches a line of skin bleaching products for men


Fans of Vybz Kartel were shocked and outraged earlier this year when the Jamaican dancehall artist appeared several shades lighter than his normal brown complexion and exclaimed: “This is my new image.” He has been brazen about bleaching his skin. And, despite the fact that it is actually quite an ugly look, he seems convinced […]

Vybz Kartel charged with murder


Jamaican dancehall star Vybz Kartel has been charged with murder. A police statement issued in Kingston said that the 35-year-old artist was charged with murder, conspiracy to murder and illegal possession of a firearm. Investigators accuse the rapper of conspiring with others to kill a 27-year-old promoter who was murdered in July of this year. […]