Reggae News You Can Use For October 1, 2021

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

Barbados upbringing helped Rihanna to become a billionaire
Ckay’s “Love Nwantiti” debuts on the Billboard Hot 100
Davido talks to Trevor Noah about Afrobeats and activism
Major Lazer’s ‘Diplomatico’ is nominated for a Latin Grammy award
Mr Lambert talks about his collaboration with Jada Kingdom

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 September 30, 2021

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

Ammoye’s new album “Water” reflects her mixed Jamaican-Canadian heritage
Eddy Grant’s ‘Electric Avenue’ lawsuit against Trump upheld by New York judge
Mayorkun has emerged as one of Afrobeats’ fastest-rising stars
Skillibeng brings in Popcaan, Bobby Shmurda, Spice for his “Crododile Teeth” album
Tems confirms that she will have another collaboration with Drake in 2022

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 September 29, 2021

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

Cathy Matete talks about why reggae from African women is so special
Derrick “Duckie” Simpson of Black Uhuru goes Off the Road with Dave Lawrence
Up-and-coming dancehall artists should train like elite athletes says Baby Cham
“Run The Riddim” book about 90s dancehall scheduled for October release
Spotify Africa to celebrate birthday of Fela Kuti throughout the month of October

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 September 28, 2021

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

Afrobeats event brings Tiwa Savage, Flavour, Olamide and more to Brooklyn on October 1
Glowing profile in the Guardian newspaper adds to Tems’ fast-growing popularity
New line of jewelry from DJ Cuppy is appropriately named Cuppy Cuts
Popcaan, Beenie Man, Lila Ike support the launch of Raheem Sterling’s 1962 clothing brand
Will we remember 2021 as the year that Afrobeats conquered the world?

Reggae News You Can Use For September 27, 2021

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

Barbadian Prime Minister Mia Mottley has message of “Get Up, Stand Up” for UN
“Beauty in the Silence” is the first new SOJA record in four years
Popcaan is the artist Ayesha Curry loves to listen to when she is cooking
Reggae singer Mr Easy to sue Afrobeats artiste Mr Eazi
Rihanna and Tems meet for first time at event promoting Savage x Fenty collection

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 September 24, 2021

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

H.E.R. promises “roots reggae, dancehall, R&B reels” for new project
Olakira performs his new “4Play’” EP to exclusive Lagos audience
Pitchfork calls Wyclef Jean, Lauryn Hill and Pras Michel reunion show “a miracle”
Ras Kidus and his daughter Beezher release new single “Where Is Jah Love?”

Reggae News You Can Use For September 23, 2021

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

Her ninth studio album is “going to be completely different,” Rihanna tells the AP
Learn how the UK music scene has come to fully embrace Afrobeats
Queen Ifrica implores Jamaican dancehall acts to unite not fight
Spice talks to Forbes Magazine about how to build and maintain wealth
“Vibe” is the soon-to-be-released collaboration between Skip Marley and Popcaan

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 September 22, 2021

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

Africa and UK merge in Neelah’s “Zimdancehall” style of music
Masicka gains gold record certification for “Big Body Benz”
Tems new five-song EP “If Orange Was A Place” includes single “Crazy Tings”
VP Records’ co-founder Patricia Chin profiled by Island Origins
“Wah Gwaan Mad Head” is the new song from Busy Signal

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 September 21, 2021

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

Joan Armatrading talks to Pop Matters about her new album “Consequences”
Mr Eazi wants to collaborate with Fik Fameica and Irene Ntale
Reggae Rise Up Las Vegas lineup includes Matisyahu, SOJA and Slightly Stoopid
Stonebwoy and Focalistic connect on new Amapiano sound “ARIBA”
Vaccinations are the key to progress says Senegalese artiste Meta

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 September 20, 2021

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

450 says that his style of music and his lyrical content are what make him unique
Cedella Marley wants to spread her dad’s message to every corner of the earth
“Dub Free or Die Vol.

Reggae News You Can Use For September 17, 2021

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

Olamide and fellow artist-producer Eskeez combine on new single “Loose It”
Popcaan avoids purchasing a pair of Yeezy’s while sneaker shopping in London
Rotimi infuses his Nigerian roots into a new wave of R&B
Tiwa Savage wants black girls to love the skin that they are in
Vision Alexander talks about his collaborations with Protoje and Jesse Royal

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 September 16, 2021

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

DJ Cuppy claims to feed 70,000 kids per day via her charitable foundation
Legacy of Afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti remembered by the Washington Informer
Nigerian musician Oshak feels that positive music can have a global impact
Reggae in the Rockies comes to Alpine, Wyoming this weekend
Ziggy and Stephen Marley wrap Beachlife 2021 with set of their father’s 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 September 15, 2021

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

French-Senegalese artist Anaiis gets assist from Chronixx on new single “Cry in Your Sleep”
Joaquin “Quino” McWhinney of Big Mountain talks to the San Diego Union
Meet Clint Dyer, the director of the new London-based Bob Marley musical
Remembering Toots Hibbert one year after his death
Sha’Carri Richardson increases her Jamaican street cred via Jada Kingdom and Dyani

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 September 14, 2021

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

African tech economy is the focus of Mr. Eazi’s new Zagadat Capital project
“Crazy Tings” is the new single from Tems’ upcoming EP
Jamaican vibes at New York Fashion Week thanks to Edvin Thompson
RasMoses releases “Members of a New Race” album
UEFA rules that Ajax soccer team can not continue wearing unique Bob Marley jersey

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 September 13, 2021

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

Bella Blair releases red-hot video for her sultry single “All Summer”
Carlene Smith aims to launch “Dancehall Queen – The Next Generation” TV show
Chazy hopes to take Sean Dampte’s brand of Afrobeat to a new level
Dutch soccer team win in first match wearing Bob Marley inspired jersey
Shenseea and Buju Banton make Billboard Hot 100 as part of Kanye West’s “Donda” 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 September 10, 2021

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

After successful collaborations with Wizkid and Drake, Tems’ second EP to drop next week
Beenie Man replaces Barrington Levy for City Splash Festival in London
“Rebel Music” is the latest episode of must-watch “Legacy” video series about Bob Marley
SOJA releases “Reason To Live” featuring Dirty Heads and Nanpa Básico
Yaadcore says that working with “Lee Scratch Perry” has been highlight of his career

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