Reggae News You Can Use For June 30, 2020

Your daily dose of international Reggae, Dancehall and Afrobeat news!

Lila Iké continues reggae’s legacy of decrying oppression
Milky Chance & Jack Johnson perform ‘Don’t Let Me Down’ on Stephen Colbert
Thom Browne overcoat modeled by Koffee in cool new video

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For June 29, 2020

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Bob Marley’s “Legend” back at No. 1 as sales continue to surge during pandemic
Rihanna demands justice for Breonna Taylor’s murder
Ziggy Marley part of lineup for Willie Nelson’s virtual 4th of July concert

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For June 26, 2020

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Damian Marley is executive producer for Bounty Killer’s first album in 18 years
Release of “Dons and Divas” inspires Vybz Kartel to talk to Billboard
World Circuit Records releases film of last performance by Afrobeat legend Tony Allen

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For June 25, 2020

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Buju Banton to launch his new album live on IRIE FM on June 25
Dancehall industry is closely monitoring Trump’s crackdown on US Visas
Rihanna’s “ANTI” album makes history for longest tenure by black artist

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For June 24, 2020

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Devon Gilfillian embraces Afrobeat on debut album “Black Hole Rainbow”
Koffee and John Legend cover “Redemption Song” on Verzuz
New Maxi Priest single “Cheater” focuses on unfaithful relationships

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For June 23, 2020

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Cedella Marley to release new book inspired by “Redemption Song”
Dancehall set for big week with new albums from Buju Banton and Vybz Kartel
Freddie McGregor plans virtual concert to celebrate his 64th birthday

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For June 22, 2020

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Bob Marley’s sales have surged during pandemic and racial unrest
Dancehall and reggae stars celebrate Father’s Day
Koffee featured in June 2020 issue of Teen Vogue magazine

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For June 19, 2020

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Friday, June 19 is the release date for new Etana album “Gemini” 
Koffee joins RCA’s ‘Black Sounds Beautiful’ campaign
YouTube now offering complete 1977 Bob Marley show “Live at the Rainbow”

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For June 18, 2020

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Koffee’s contribution to his new album is incredible says John Legend
Political quotes to remember from Bob Marley
Vybz Kartel finally drops from top of 2020 reggae / dancehall charts

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For June 17, 2020

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Fela Kuti is still the top Nigerian musican says his son Seun
Jamaica’s entertainment sector is part of new economic-recovery plan
Sean Paul drops new dancehall single “Bad Inna Bed”

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For June 16, 2020

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Cocoa Tea sends strong BLM message in video for “Moving On”
Jason Mraz gets his reggae on for his new album “Look for the Good”
PopMatters explores the punky reggae scene in London in the 70s

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For June 15, 2020

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Benefit concert for COVID relief hosted by DJ Khaled and Busta Rhymes
Koffee joins John Legend on “Bigger Love”
Nigerian musician Kaj preaches against police brutality in new single “Olopa”

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For June 12, 2020

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15 essential songs from Fela Kuti’s timeless music of resistance
Kabaka Pyramid teams with Chronixx on “Same Prayer”
Stonebwoy releases “Nominate” featuring US singer Keri Hilson

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For June 11, 2020

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Backlash against Afrobeat king Burna Boy analyzed
Death of Maurice Gordon activates Dancehall entertainers for BLM movement
June 26 is release date for new Buju Banton album “Upside Down 2020”

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For June 10, 2020

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Bam Marley releases new new single and video “Fight Your Fears”
Long Beach Dub Allstars release first album since 2001
Pressure Busspipe and Protoje explain their song “Jah is Real”

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For June 9, 2020

Your daily dose of international Reggae, Dancehall and Afrobeat news!

Kendrick Lamar protests alongside NBA stars in Compton
Makeda Marley sends a powerful warning to Donald Trump at George Floyd protest
Rihanna, Meek Mill and other musicians sign letter demanding NYC police reform

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…