Reggae News You Can Use For October 29, 2021

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“East Side” video showcases the imperial sound that Yeza brings to reggae
Etana arrives in Kenya to perform at the Pamoja Festival on Saturday, October 30
Ghanaian reggae/dancehall artist Ras Kukku releases “Mi Nuh Badda”
Jimmy Cliff’s “You Can Get it If You Really Want” becomes soundtrack for eTrade ad
“Mommy” is the first single from long-awaited Burning Spear album “No Destroyer”

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 October 28, 2021

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Dancehall starlet Moyann scores ambassadorship deal with Fashion Nova
Dub Club at Echoplex in Los Angeles comes to a close after nearly two decades
Tems talks to Teen Vogue about the success of her “If Orange Was a Place” EP
Title song on soundtrack for “The Harder They Fall” is another big win for Koffee
UB40 saxophonist Brian Travers devoted final days to children’s charity song

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 October 27, 2021

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Ester Dean explains why she always loves to work with Rihanna
New exhibit in London celebrates the career of dub pioneer Gregory Issacs
Noel Gallagher definitely doesn’t want reggae covers of “Live Forever”
Reggae and dancehall are the strongest genres worldwide, says Baby Cham
The Internet is unkind to DJ Khaled’s unconventional Bob Marley tribute

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 October 26, 2021

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Cedella Marley launches ‘Football is Freedom’ initiative to promote women’s soccer
Dirty Heads talk to The Aquarian about switching mindsets and staying true
Femzee says Afrobeat is the new way of life
The Late Ones drop release their debut album “The Fourth Quarter”
Reggae Sumfest to return to Montego Bay July 20-23, 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 October 25, 2021

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Ahead of her EP release in 2022, catch Jada Kingdom’s new song “Jungle”
Dancehall star Demarco shares debut album, video for “Do It Again”
Melbourne’s FREAKCLUB make an enthralling debut with dancehall-inspired “Perfect”
Pachy Garcia, AKA Pachyman, brings a SoCal / Puerto Rican flavor to old school reggae
Sublime go dub for release “Sublime Meets Scientist & Mad Professor Inna L.B.C.”

Reggae News You Can Use For October 22, 2021

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Amaarae is amongst nominees for Best African Act in 2021 MTV EMAs Awards
Capella Grey’s Billboard-charting dancehall hit “Gyalis” is certified as Gold by RIAA
“Maniac” from Alkaline tops iTunes reggae music videos chart
Olamide announces 9-stop “Carpe Diem” tour of United States
Tems continues to generate buzz as one of Nigeria’s fastest rising stars

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 October 21, 2021

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Giddy “Harder They Fall” soundtrack includes Lauryn Hill, Barrington Levy and Koffee
Rebelution bass player Marley Williams talks shop with Barstool Sports
Verzuz ICONZ concert in New York was a big win for the dancehall genre
“Weather the Storm” is new album from Canadian reggae outfit Andru Branch & Halfway Tree
Ziggy Marley blasts Singapore government over marijuana-related death penalty

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 October 20, 2021

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Askala Selassie’s marriage occurs at Haile Selassie’s former house in the UK
Mighty Diamonds amongst honorees at Heroes’ Day on October 18 in Jamaica
Shaggy and Maxi Priest pay tribute to General Colin Powell
Suspects arrested in Ghana for spreading fake news about Shatte Wale shooting
Wesrok recruits Masicka for unique country-dancehall hybrid single “Try To Hold Me”

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 October 19, 2021

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Bad Gal Lanae, Honey Milan and Moyann listed as next gen dancehall stars
“Forbidden Feelingz” is Nia Archives single inspired by 90s jungle and reggae
Herbie Miller recalls Peter Tosh as “no ordinary man”
NME creates the story of Afrobeats via 20 seminal songs
Wizkid and Damian Marley participate in Rolling Stone’s “Musicians on Musicians” series

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 October 18, 2021

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Naomi Cowan talks to V Magazine about tapping into her inner strength
Niambe McIntosh reflects on the timeless message of her father, Peter Tosh
October 20 is the official opening for the Bob Marley musical in London
Protoje, Lila Ike, Sevana on Digicel Unplugged episode that drops October 18
Simi aims to shift the conversation with her new single “Woman”

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 October 15, 2021

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“Dynamite” single will re-unite Australian superstar Sia with Sean Paul
Ffurious has high hopes for his new single “Clean and Fresh”
Jamaican Drum ‘n’ Bass duo HeavyWeight Rockaz release self-titled debut album
Mento Buru haunts fans with “Skalloween” holiday release
Wizkid’s “Essence” is first-ever Nigerian Top 10 song on Billboard Hot 100

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 October 14, 2021

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Ishawna excited that Ed Shereen is a big fan of her controversial “Equal Rights” remix
Jahi Israel interviewed by Daily Music Roll about his new single “Oppression”
Koffee’s absence at Miami concert likely because of positive COVID test
Peter Tosh’s earthstrong celebration is scheduled for Tuesday, October 19
Tony Allen retrospective in London on November pulls together all-star lineup

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 October 13, 2021

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Cardi B celebrated her 29th birthday with blowout dancehall bash in LA
Davido teams with Martell cognac on new “‘be the standout swift” campaign
“God A God” is the upcoming dancehall EP from Iceberg
Namadingo unites generations of Malawian musicians through reggae duet mashups
Selah Marley talks about prioritizing emotional wellness at the Girls United Summit

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 October 12, 2021

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Diana Hamilton wins “Artist of the Year” at Ghana Music Awards UK
Mykal Rose to release “Glory to Jah” single on October 15
Shaggy and Buju Banton included on the “No Time to Die” soundtrack
Star-studded lineup announced for three-day Cali Vibes event in February in Long Beach
UK-based Afropop artist Sean Dampte explodes back onto the 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 October 11, 2021

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Electrifying Tems show in Los Angeles justifies her massive buzz
‘Georgie,’ the man who Bob Marley sang about In ‘No Woman, No Cry’ is dead at 84
Queen Ifrica says that the dancehall industry is overrun with sexual predators
Skillibeng, Demarco, and Bugle will release albums in October
SOJA’s Jacob Hemphill talks “Beauty In The Silence” on JamBase podcast

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 October 8, 2021

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DJ Cuppy begins classes in African Studies at the University of Oxford in England
Follow Ian Fleming’s frequent footsteps through Jamaica in search of James Bond
Lenny Kravitz currently working on three new albums
Nigerian independence festival on Oct 15 will include Davido, Tiwa Savage, and Teni
Video for the new Koffee single “West Indies” ignites the Internet

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