Reggae News You Can Use For January 27, 2021

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

British reggae architect and icon Dennis Bovell explained by Bandcamp
Mike Akox and Stonebwoy team up on “Super Mario” single
Nigeria’s Bad Boy Timz talks to Audiomack about the niche he is carving

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.