Reggae News You Can Use For September 12, 2020

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

Frederick Nathaniel “Toots” Hibbert dead at 77 in Jamaica
“Got to be Tough” was Toots’ last single
Rolling Stone’s 15 essential Toots and the Maytals songs

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

While the 2020 Austin Reggae Festival was canceled due to COVID-19 health concerns, please mark your calendar now for April 16-18, 2021 when the event will make a triumphant return.

Finally, learn more about the Austin Reggae Fest community by listening to our new podcast. This month’s interview is Sista Irie of KAZI-FM in Austin.

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