Reggae News You Can Use For December 16, 2020

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

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.

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.