Island Records 50th Anniversary – A Celebration

Last night, Sly and Robbie (above) kicked off a week-long celebration for Island Records’ 50th Anniversary, with an all-star reggae concert in London. Grace Jones and Aswad, as well as new artists Tinchy Stryder and VV Brown, were among the performers. Miles Davis’ birthday is a great day to have a party for Island, […]

Grace Jones Returns with A Hurricane

Grace Jones' Island Life (1985)

Where has Grace Jones been for the past 20 years? Last we saw her she was getting blown up in the James Bond movie A View to a Kill. Leading up to that, however, the Jamaican-born Jones merged disco, reggae, funk, rap and having one of the most striking […]