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Top Ten Jamaican Celebrity Quotes of the Week: "Who Said What?"

Written by Mellesia Harmon

“I have been throwing cash for years so if that was the case there wouldn’t be a need to be doing it now. There are some entertainers who will ‘floss’ dem money, take drugs among other things. I just do what makes me happy” – Do you know which Jamaican Celebrity said that this week? Se our top ten Jamaican Celeb quotes to find out!

“They could have found a different method to do that. I never liked that at all” – Barrington Levy responding to the use of his popular hit song ‘Murderer’ in a German television ad which the actors stomped on the Jamaican flag which is condemned to be serious offensive use of the Jamaican banner (http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/entertainment/Flag-under-fire_15733488)

“So how me nuh see nobody send happy bday to Addi pon him strong today gaza waggonists weh unuh deh?” – Bounty Killer, questioning Vybz Kartels ‘loyal’ fans as there was no strong shout out on Twitter wishing the incarcerated deejay a happy birthday on January 7th (Twitter: GrungGaadZilla)

“One of my key ambitions is to share the word of God not just in churches with their congregations, but also with those in the dancehalls through the gift God has given me” – Stitchie giving a statement on his lately released autobiography ‘The Power of Determination’ which chronicles his rise in the Jamaican dancehall to his moving on to his higher purpose of being a spiritual leader (http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/entertainment/Power-of-Determination_15748805)

“No need to caption!! Best dancehall artiste and music genius. Big up mi fren Addi aka Vybz Kartel pon him Earthday. From dem time de till now you did tell me say “Jason you gonna be Jamaica’s best discus thrower, and it won’t be nothing to discuss. Well u rite bout that! #Waterfordlink #Gazalink #Calabarlink #Lyricist #Timeless” – Jason ‘Dadz’ Morgan, Jamaican Discus Thrower reminiscing on times gone by when Vybz Kartel told him he would be a great discus thrower (Instagram: @jasondadz)

“Find me musical mommy at Shaggy & Friends last night; Ms Marcia Grifiths” – I-Octane, pleased to be showing fans his musical icon the one and only Ms Marcia Griffiths (Facebook: I-Octane)

“So remember no violence. Its a celebration just to give thanks to God and big up yourself” – Ninja Man, inviting fans to celebrate his birthday with him at Turtle River Park, Ocho Rios Jamaica on January 25th. It is the second year the party will be hosted at this venue (http://jamaica-gleaner.com/gleaner/20140110/ent/ent2.html)

“Give thanks…@houseofmarley Wins @iPhoneLife Magazine Best of Show Award @CES2014 businesswire.com/news/home/2014” – Rohan Marley, congratulating House of Marley on copping the Best of Show Award 2014 at the iPhone Life Magazine International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas for the new MARLEY Liberate XL Bluetooth Wireless Over-Ear Headphones (Twitter: @RoMarley)

“Thank you Jehovah for letting us wake to see another beautiful day!!! Good morning #TeamCham #LawlessArmy” – Baby Cham, giving God thanks and wishing fans a great day (Facebook: BABY CHAM)

“Big up my real general @duttypaul on the Earthstrong!! Been blessed with the opportunity to do some great works with him! More life and continued success! Blessingsssssss” – Stephen ‘Di Genius’ McGregor, wishing Sean Paul a happy birthday even as he celebrated his two days before. The two are expected to release some great works so look out for it! (Instagram: @digenius1)

“I have been throwing cash for years so if that was the case there wouldn’t be a need to be doing it now. There are some entertainers who will ‘floss’ dem money, take drugs among other things. I just do what makes me happy” – Flippa Mafia in an interview with the Jamaica Observer following talks that he was involved in illegal activities after his ‘money-throwing’ antics while onstage. Flippa was arrested for cocaine trafficking in September 2012 (http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/entertainment/Flippa-nabbed-by-the–Feds-_15733516)

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Mellesia Harmon