Reggae News You Can Use For July 30, 2021

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Everything you need to know about the new reggae album from H.E.R.
GQ investigates if Sublime is suddenly cool again
Mighty Mystic among acts for this weekend’s San Antonio Reggae Festival
Milwaukee’s Matthew Davies brings a reggae beat to “Get Ready to Run”
Rita Marley announces new scholarship to benefit women in 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 July 29, 2021

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Flaunt Magazine calls Naomi Cowan “the true definition of a stargirl”
“I’m so grateful,” says Spice about her recent work with Sean Paul and Shaggy
Julian Marley to perform free show in Miami on Saturday, July 31
MediSun talks to DancehallMag about his new release “Mash Down Riddims”
Shenseea expresses her hope to eventually collaborate with Rihanna

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 July 28, 2021

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Etuk Ubong talks about the next wave of Nigerian Afrobeat stars
Lil Mama’s video for “UHOH” celebrates 90’s dancehall
Sean Paul has joined the exclusive Pandora Billionaires Club
Sister Carol to open for Jason Mraz on August 21 at the Rooftop Pier in NYC
U-Roy’s “Solid Gold” debuts on US Current Reggae Albums chart

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 July 27, 2021

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Hempress Sativa & Big Youth to be livestreamed for Uppsala Reggae Festival
Lungi Naidoo releases “Feel Good” single with production help from GuiltyBeatz
Mr. Eazi celebrates his 30th birthday in style
“Summer Body” by Buju Banton is the anthem of the season
Yinka Oshitelu is teaching Afrobeats dance steps to children in Tokyo

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 July 26, 2021

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British-Nigerian rapper Dave taps Wizkid and Stormzy for his new album
Happy birthday to Rita Marley, who turned 75 on July 25
Maurice Smith juggles reggae release with his Olympic decathlon duties
Stephan Marley announces Babylon By Bus retro tour
Wyclef Jean talks about the music of Bob Marley inspired his career

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 July 23, 2021

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Cham inspires change in Jamaica via new educational platform Earn Your Leisure
Gramps Morgan finds Nashville is the perfect home for his brand of reggae
Extensive live stream options announced for 311 fall tour with Iration
Nigerian singer/songwriter Olamidé talks about the ascent of Afrobeats
Paramount Pictures opens casting call for lead role in new Bob Marley movie

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 July 22, 2021

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Ben Harper dedicates new duet with Ziggy Marley to memory of Juan Nelson
Burna Boy amongst celebs to hail Giannis Antetokounmpo after he wins his first NBA title
Etana talks to the Jamaica Observer about her five favorite singers
Premium Times Nigeria interviews Made Kuti about his famous musical family
Sparkie Martin reflects on Africa’s growing impact on the global music scene

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 July 21, 2021

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Bob Marley & the Wailers’ classic “Capitol Session ‘73” album set for a September re-release
Can A$AP Rocky push Rihanna’s reggae album to its long-awaited release?
D-Black hints at a new collaboration with Shatta Wale
“Rage” single from Dirty Heads features guest shots from Travis Barker and Aimee Interrupter
Tiwa Savage mourns the sudden loss of her father

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 July 19, 2021

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Azeez Fusigboye (aka Fusi Hype) showcases his dynamic Afrobeats playlist to the world
Far Out magazine offers “A Brief History of Reggae”
Shenseea releases 90s dancehall inspired single “Run Run” from her debut album
Styled E drops “The Plan,” featuring R&B singer TJ Elewe Ukwu
WizKid & Burna Boy to headline New Lost In Riddim Afrobeats Festival in Sacramento

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 July 13, 2021

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H.E.R. reveals that she will soon be releasing a reggae album
Jamaica’s vast music catalog should serve as dancehall resource, says Freddie McGregor
London production of Bob Marley musical “Get Up Stand Up” announces casting
New Protoje video for “Self Defense” single encourages women’s empowerment
Tarrus Riley talks to the Jamaica Gleaner about his many new projects

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 July 12, 2021

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Barack Obama’s summer 2021 playlist includes Protoje, Koffee and Bob Marley
Dancehallmag.com interviews Etana about her outstanding new album
Mr Eazi set to release his next album in 2022
Stonebwoy showers praises on Hitz FM host Doreen Avio
Tickets for Wizkid’s January 21 Toronto concert sell out in minutes

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 July 9, 2021

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Both Cedella and Rita Marley endorse the Jamaica Heroes Modernized project
Buju Banton warns other Caribbean leaders after assassination Haitian president
Burna Boy says that Nasty C is the best rapper in Africa
Charly Black to fly the dancehall flag at Gold Cup
Chronixx and Shaggy trade jabs over validity of 90s dancehall

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 July 8, 2021

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2021 tour of North American announced by Wizkid
Matt Doyle to become the new lead singer for UB40
Popcaan ends his audio hiatus with gritty new song “Find Dem”
Reggae record from the UK label sue Chris Brown for copyright infringement
Tarrus Riley releases reggae version “Heartbreak Anniversary” by Giveon

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 July 7, 2021

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Five years later, Shenseea reflects on her 2016 dancehall single “Jiggle Jiggle”
Jared Watson from Dirty Heads is happy for the viral re-birth of “Vacation”
Read about dynamic Caribbean dancehall scene in Boston
Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy dance to each other’s songs
Zamunda talks about his new collaboration with Popcaan and Dre Island

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 July 6, 2021

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Brooklyn rap star Casanova recruits Popcaan for “Deserve You” single
Burna Boy celebrates his birthday with Manchester United’s Paul Pogba in Miami
Catch Eric Rachmany talk Rebelution and much more on the JamBase Podcast
Full-facial mask is the prop for British-Nigerian Afrobeats star Midas the Jagaban
SOJA’s new “Press Rewind” single features Collie Buddz and J Boog

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 July 5, 2021

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Cashh is back with “Return Of The Man” remake single
Kabza De Small talks to Rolling Stone about his favorite Amapiano tracks
Kelvyn Boy talks about the origins of his new song “Choco”
“Lockdown” from Koffee named Jamaica Reggae Industry Association song of the year
Naomi Cowan teams with Major Lazer’s Walshy Fire for new mixtape “StarGirl”

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