Reggae News You Can Use For November 16, 2020

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

Bob Marley ranked 8th highest-paid of dead celebrities of 2020
How Afrobeat(s) was hatched: From Kuti to Burna
Island Records founder Chris Blackwell talks Jamaica and James Bond

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 covers the life and legacy of Toots Hibbert, via the recollections of longtime KUTX radio personality Jay Trachtenberg.