Reggae News You Can Use For August 14, 2020

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

Afrobeats superstar Davido (and his powerful DMW record label) profiled in Forbes
Learn how the small Chinese-Jamaican community shaped reggae’s growth
Thaoban covers music and other topics in wide-ranging Nigerian Tribune interview

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 August 13, 2020

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

British-Nigerian Afrobeats artist Moelogo releases visuals for new “Koshi”
George Floyd and BLM images highlight Koffee’s intense new “Pressume” video
“Jamaica” trends on Twitter as Kamala Harris creates history

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 August 12, 2020

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

Beenie Man and Bounty Killer call out Billboard for cover photo omission
Jamaican singer Joan Myers creates jingle to promote US Census
Naira Marley fined after defying COVID restrictions with lockdown concert

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 August 11, 2020

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

Ishawna enters “WAP” fray with more explicit remix of controversial single
New Protoje album will feature Koffee, Wiz Khalifa and Popcaan
Nigerian reggae legend Majek Fashek will be buried in New York

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 August 10, 2020

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Drake and Popcaan join forces on two new dancehall tracks
Reggae queen Marcia Griffiths talks music and motivation
Remembering the legacy of Jerry Garcia via assorted reggae covers

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 August 7, 2020

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August 7 marks the release date for Wendy Shay and Kelvyn Boy collaboration
Classic Lucky Dube album “Think About the Children” hit the stores 35 years ago today
Jamaica celebrates 58th anniversary of political independence

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 August 6, 2020

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Burna Boy profiled by lead New York Times music writer Jon Pareles
Popcaan will release a new dancehall mixtape “Yiy Change Fixtape” on Friday
Shaggy, Marcia Griffiths, and Ken Boothe receive 2020 Reggae Icon Awards

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 August 5, 2020

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

Cedella Marley talks about finding new ways to honor her father’s legacy
Contrary to social media reports, Bunny Wailer is alive and well
Dancehall diva Ishawna says that she’s making millions via OnlyFans

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 August 4, 2020

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

DJ Cuppy’s “Original Copy” release features Wyclef Jean and Sir Shina Peters
Eric Rachmany of Rebelution explains dub-style reggae
Sam Smith features Burna Boy on second verse of soulful “My Oasis” 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 August 3, 2020

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

“More Family Time” is sequel to Ziggy Marley’s 2009 Grammy-winning children’s album
Jamaica’s Supreme Court rules that school can ban child with dreadlocks
Tracking the incredible growth in popularity of Afrobeats over the last 10 years

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 31, 2020

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

Beyoncé drops video for “Already’”with Shatta Wale and Major Lazer
“Pressure” is the new motivational anthem from Koffee
Rihanna promises her long-delayed R9 reggae album will be worth the wait

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 30, 2020

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

Mr Eazi selects his seven favorite UK-based Afrobeats acts
“Ruff Dem Up” and “Misleader” are the two new Bounty Killer singles
Skip Marley and School of Rock cover “Three Little Birds”

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, 2020

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

“A Good Time” single from Davido scores over a billion total streams
Chronixx says Koffee has had a big impact on his music
Wrangler releases new jean collection to honor Bob Marley’s 75th birthday

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, 2020

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

BBC to air ‘When Bob Marley Came To Britain’ documentary in August
NSG crowned Number 1 on the first-ever UK Afrobeats chart
“Three” is the soon-to-be-released album from Nigeria’s Patoranking

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, 2020

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

DJ Spinall & Kranium bring together dancehall and afrobeats for “Everytime”
“Play With Sky” is first single from the new Ziggy Marley album
She is reggae’s freshest new voice: The Koffee generation has arrived

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 24, 2020

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

Clint Dyer is the new directer of “Get Up, Stand Up” Bob Marley musical in London
Drake teases new track with Popcaan via Instagram posts from Barbados
Video for Chronixx’ “Cool As The Breeze/Friday” captures essence of Jamaica

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