Tag: Shay Newman

Rytical Song Streaming Surge As Trial For Illegal Gun Starts Today

Rytikal’s gun case kicks off today and the resulting publicity is helping to drive fans to stream his music. Dancehall deejay Rytikal is not letting his legal troubles stop him from producing good music. The Dancehall artist is enjoying the success of his latest single, “Smoke my Troubles Away.” He is expected in court today to face gun charges stemming from a police search in Eight Miles, Bull Bay, St Andrew on March 28. He was granted $1 million(JMD) bail when he appeared in the Gun Court on illegal possession of firearm and ammunition charges. Rytikal’s manager, Shay Newman, spoke with the STAR about the entertainer’s new song and how he’s been holding up since the charges. The song paid homage to marijuana use and was aptly released on April 20 or 4/...