Reggae News You Can Use For December 31, 2021

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Her debut album is finally on the way, Koffee confirms via holiday podcast
Leo Graham of the legendary reggae band Foundation is dead at 80
Mutabaruka calls on Jamaican artistes and producers to end trap dancehall era
Reinaldo Marcus Green talks about the process of making a Bob Marley biopic
Tems delivers magic at the Jameson Irish Whiskey sponsored Livespot Festival

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 December 30, 2021

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Afro dancehall star Raebel is quickly charting the musical terrain with her unique style
Dancehallmag releases its list of 21 best dancehall and reggae albums of 2021
Jamaican-Canadian reggae star Ammoye releases video for her new single “On The Dock”
Skillibeng reflects on the big successes he achieved in dancehall in 2021
These top 25 Afrobeat songs of 2021 are guaranteed to get you on the dancefloor

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 December 23, 2021

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Before-she-was-famous video of Shenseea covering Sam Smth goes viral
Demarco talks to All Hip Hop about his Jamaican roots and his debut album “Melody”
Koffee “W” collaboration with Gunna is certified Silver in the United Kingdom
Look for Air Jordan 7 SE “Afrobeats” to be available for sneaker collectors in fall 2022
Yaadcore releases video for his “Say That You Love Me” single

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 December 22, 2021

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2017 “Bonyfied” release from Ebony Reigns still serves as gift to the Afrobeats genre
Beenie Man declares that Stonebwoy is the “prince of dancehall”
Big Mountain 2022 tour begins January 23 in Miami
Reggaeville’s 2021 album of the year poll features a total of 47 nominees
“Yahoo Boyz” by Intence is Jamaica’s most streamed dancehall song on Spotify in 2021

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 December 21, 2021

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Comforting power of reggae music is still special for Leona Lewis
“Dancehall artists Have to be larger than life superheroes” says Chronixx
December 26 benefit for Tiger to be hosted by Dancehall Queen Carlene
Reggae Jam with Inner Circle and The Wailers announced for Sunday, January 2
Spice and Lisa Hyper open up about dealing with their critics in 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 December 20, 2021

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Hollywood-heavy video for “The Harder They Fall” single released by Koffee and Roc Nation
Jahshii collaborates with reggae royalty Morgan Heritage on “Headline Fi Front Page”
Luciano offers a musical gift to his fans with “I Wish I Was There”
Obama’s 2021 year-end playlist includes “Go Down Deh” from Spice, Sean Paul and Shaggy
Sista Sasha’s sophomore album scheduled for February release

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 December 17, 2021

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Amanda Black says that 2021 was her year of “reflection, validation and gratitude”
JACANA congratulates their brand spokesman Jesse Royal on his Grammy nomination
Sublime With Rome will be part of the 2022 Hangout Music Festival in Gulf Shores
Report on ABC News proclaims that “Afrobeats is the new pop”
Toots Hibbert’s estate reaches settlement with the Maytals over use of band name

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 December 16, 2021

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Jodi Jinx Henriques says her husband Sean Paul does support younger artists
“Legend” from Bob Marley named year’s best reggae album by Billboard
New release “Dela Splash” from Chronixx delayed by his ongoing daddy duties
“Real Life” is the new single from former Black Uhuru frontman Andrew Bees
Rohan Marley says his former flamer Lauryn Hill sparked his entrepreneurial side

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 December 15, 2021

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“Essence” performance on Tonight Show showcases the talents of Tems and Wizkid
First Nigerian artist to headline Madison Square Garden will be Burna Boy
Jimmy Cliff, Bob Marley, Usain Bolt and Miss Lou proposed as Jamaican national heroes
Learn how Fela Kuti survived his 1980s imprisonment in Nigeria
Stick Figure, Stephen Marley and Dirty Heads to play 2022 Levitate Music and Arts Festival

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 December 14, 2021

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Fighting against female dancehall stereotypes fuels Posh Morris alliance with Aidonia
Jahshii praises Bounty Killer for supporting musically-inclined inner-city youths
Steel Pulse and Rebelution headline Reggae Rise Up lineup in March 2022 in Florida
Spotify and YouTube battles for dancehall dominance in Jamaica
Stone Gee collaborates with Jamaican dancehall superstar Sizzla Kalonji

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 December 13, 2021

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Despite her remake of classic Christmas hit song, Naomi Cowan not a fan of December 25
Fantan Mojah says he’s moved to dancehall because “Jamaicans aren’t taking to reggae”
Founding Black Uhuru member Garth Dennis is dead at 72
Freddie McGregor signs publishing deal with Warner Chappell Music
Jamaican-born, London-bred artiste Khalia teams up with Dre Island for new track “Wild Fire”

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 December 10, 2021

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“Champions of the Mic (Reggae)’” virtual show features Sister Nancy and Yellowman
Jesse Wagner of The Aggrolites talks about reggae then and now
Patrice Presents Rocksteady Christmas album includes Judy Mowatt and Nadine Sutherland
Robbie Shakespeare married funk and reggae to create a catalogue of classics
“Show Love” from The Lambsbread debuts at #5 iTunes reggae 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 December 9, 2021

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An abnormal personality is the key to her success, says Tiwa Savage
Instagram Music is now available in Jamaica
Nigerian-based producer LONDON is making the top Afrobeat sounds of tomorrow
Rebelution announces Summer Tour 2022 to begin on June 1 in St.

Reggae News You Can Use For December 8, 2021

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“Big Fat Benz” is the new song from Jamaican dancehall-reggae star Samantha J
Doja Cat’s “Kiss Me More” is 2021’s most listened to song in Jamaica on Spotify
DJ Akademiks says that Vybz Kartel is more influential than Bob Marley
Popcaan stunts In Rolls-Royce and icy jewelry in “Money Speaks” video
Shaggy talks to Dennis Miller about why he recorded “Christmas in the Islands”

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 December 7, 2021

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Best Reggae Act trophy goes to Shenseea at Music Of Black Origin (MOBO) ceremony
Davido signs on as brand ambassador for new ALAT by Wema digital bank
“Mr. Lexx Live” podcast set to launch in January 2022
Sean Paul announces United Kingdom tour for April 2022
Tems, PinkPantheress, Central Cee, and more named on BBC Sound 2022 longlist

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 December 6, 2021

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Check out Queen Ifrica’s new video for her impactful single “Predator’s Paradise”
Dancehall veteran Tiger receives $400k donation from Bounty Killer Foundation
Is Buju ready for the biggest stage as Afrobeats takes off?