Reggae News You Can Use For January 11, 2021

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

For 2020, top dancehall honors go to Shenseea & Govana
Ayanna Witter Johnson brings classical cello to reggae
Skillibeng defends trap dancehall: “We know it good for the music”

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. The January edition focuses on the Beat Reggae Album nominations for the 2021 Grammy Awards. Discussing the five nominees are Austin Reggae Fest podcast host Jillian Countey along with longtime music writer Dev Sherlock.