Sanchez is the anti-Pat Boone. Where the conservative crooner made early rock and roll "safe" in the '50s by taking all the edge of out of songs like "Tutti Frutti," Sanchez has made a career of refashioning the schmaltziest pop and R&B songs into dangerous, seductive dancehall and reggae. The Kin ... More >>
Come summer, reggae festivals are as commonplace in the States as Bob Marley tees are at reggae festivals. Held every Memorial Day weekend in downtown Miami since 2007, Best of the Best is one of the only annual fests in the U.S. that puts the emphasis squarely on dancehall, and it's certainly the ... More >>
Jermaine, America's umpteenth most popular Jackson, is considering a homophonic surname switch. Michael's barely relevant celebrity brother has filed a name-change petition in Los Angeles, according to TMZ. And yeah ... Jermaine Jackson wants to legally become "Jermaine Jacksun" for "artistic reas ... More >>
He was better in Pursuit of Happyness.
From the issue of June 21, 2001
Career tanking, Michael Jackson turns to Miami for redemption
The majestic South Beach theater, soon to reopen as a dance club, has been to ruin and back