Reggae News You Can Use For December 31, 2020

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

“Legend” album from Bob Marley was (again) this year’s top reggae album
Shenseea was one of dancehall’s breakout artists of 2020
Some of Jamaica’s biggest stars now look to be leaving reggae

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 December 30, 2020

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Eboh Ozioma Goodnews (aka Queenie) says Tiwa Savage is her role model
The Guardian names 2020’s ten best global albums
Music in Africa lists their top African reggae songs of 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 December 29, 2020

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Koffee’s “Lockdown” listed as one of the hundred best songs of 2020
Lady Saw ‘Marion Hall’ announces her dancehall return
Video of clash at club between Davido and Burna Boy hits the Internet

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 December 28, 2020

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2020 was a massive year for Burna Boy
Forget the reggae album, Rihanna now working on a Caribbean cookbook
Macka’s new single documents the pain of Brixton’s gentrification

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 December 24, 2020

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Bob Marley and the Wailers sing “White Christmas”
Marcia Griffiths says Christmas 2020 should mean more family time
Shaggy talks about his new “Christmas in the Islands” album

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 December 23, 2020

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“Frenz” single from Spice quickly hits Number One on iTunes
How Afrobeats conquered the year of the plague
Superboy Cheque pulls in Davido and Wale for “Zoom” remix

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 December 22, 2020

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Barack Obama’s favorite music of 2020 includes Koffee and WizKid
Bob Marley musical to premier in London in May of 2021
Legacy of Peter Tosh inspires NOAH’s latest ‘Equal Rights’ t-shirt line

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 December 21, 2020

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Dancehall artist Skillibeng signs deal with Sony/ATV
Fela Kuti’s Afrobeat is still shaking the planet
Ideh Goodluck (aka Lifash) talks about his love for music has evolved

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 December 18, 2020

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Cuppy lauded as “entrepreneur, DJ, and philanthropist” in Forbes
Stephen Marley scores a tropical Florida estate near Miami for $3.4 million
Wizkid is “getting serious and having fun,” says the Africa Report

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 December 17, 2020

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Koffee discusses her 2021 strategy via interview at Grubhub’s “Soundbites”
“The House That Bradley Built Deluxe Edition” brings a delicious reggae vibe
Tiwa Savage’s amazing “Park Well” video includes appearance by Davido

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 December 16, 2020

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Cathy Matete and Stonebwoy top list of top African reggae songs of 2020
How Afrobeats became one of the biggest genres in the UK
Mick Jagger talks to Farout Magazine about his favorite world beat songs

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 December 15, 2020

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Bob Marley’s final tour chronicled in “Uprising Live”
Complexland 2020 featured Afrobeats radio channel curated by Empire
Vybz Kartel mural included in Cyberpunk 2077 video game

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 December 14, 2020

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Paper Magazine profiles Nigerian superstar Mr Eazi
Wizkid, Tiwa Savage, Fireboy DML and others guest on new DJ Spinall album “Grace”
Ziggy Marley connects with Caribbean Journal about his dad, reggae and Jamaica

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 December 11, 2020

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Jah9’s “Note to Self” included in list of 15 top reggae releases for 2020
Munga Honorable blasts the “gatekeepers” who criticize new Dancehall sounds
Roots of Creation create reggae versions of Grateful Dead classics

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 December 10, 2020

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“Bring On The Future” ad campaign brings Koffee’s holiday magic to H&M
Buju Banton wins Best Reggae Act honors at the 2020 MOBO Awards
“Jowo” is Davido’s newest music video from breakthrough “A Better Time” album

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 December 9, 2020

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Israeli-born Hanny Mesele is forging a name for herself in Dancehall
Mogream drops his debut Afrobeat single “Give Me Love”
Wizkid graces the cover of the Winter 2020 edition of Wonderland

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