VYBZ Kartel


Vanessa Bling Has Endured, Now She Wants to Shine

The rising artist talks about her long road as Vybz Kartel's protege to finding herself on new EP 'Still Standing.'
Sharine Taylor
Internet Exploring

Here's an Absurd 43-Minute Megamix of "Gucci Gang" Featuring Everyone

This feat of audio-editing wizardry puts everyone from Lil Wayne to Bad Bunny to Joyner Lucas on Lil Pump's hit. It's a marathon.
Ryan Bassil
Noisey News

Listen to "Real Bad Gal," an Unreleased Track From Vybz Kartel

Dancehall star Vybz Kartel releases the full version of “Real Bad Gal,” after PartyNextDoor sampled the song on “Not Nice” in 2016.
Kristin Corry
Noisey Guide To

The Guide to Getting Into Vybz Kartel

To know Kartel is to understand his complexity, so we give you eight entry points to the prolific dancehall artist, whose musical breadth and overall intelligence is often underestimated.
Sharine Taylor

One FBI agent’s war on the deadly scam that took over Jamaica

Keegan Hamilton
Best of 2016

The Wildest and Weirdest Dancehall Moments of 2016

Mixpak's label manager The Large runs through a year's worth of highlights.
Suze Webb

Catch up on Noisey Jamaica, Executive Produced by Snoop Dogg

We traveled to Jamaica with Snoop Lion to get a closer look at Dancehall.
Noisey Staff

What We Know About Vybz Kartel's Murder Case and Conviction

Vybz’s trial was one of the most talked about events in Jamaica, inspiring hundreds of headlines and editorials in print, TV, and the internet. Now that he has been convicted of murder and sentenced to life in prison, will we hear from the Worl’ Boss...
Susan Zalkind

Kartel, Revisited

With Vybz Kartel being passed a life sentence, we look at the devotion Jamaica has for their finest dancehall star.
Andy Capper
New music

Two Hours Of Vybz Kartel

Vybz Kartel marathon anyone?
Jo Fuertes-Knight

Tusson - “Oh Gosh / We Run the Road”

Last week we premiered the new video for Vybz Kartel’s 'My Crew,' which is from the Mixpak / VICE release 'Kingston Story.' After we’d finished making that track, one of the guys from Gaza approached us and got us to play "Oh Gosh / We Run the Road...
VICE Staff

Vybz Kartel - "My Crew" (Official Video)

This video was shot by Danilo Parra and VICE Global Editor Andy Capper, who told us they put this thing together on a budget of "like $200." They produced the video way out in the Portmore area of Kingston, Jamaica, a zone that Vybz and his crew have...