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.…

Reggae News You Can Use For October 7, 2021

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Abby Dallas and Lady G part of Best of the Best lineup October 10 in Miami
Burna Boy and Polo G “Want It All” in video for their new single
Gregory Isaacs’ classic “Night Nurse” has been certified Silver in the UK
Lila Ike connects with CNW about her work on H.E.R.’s

Reggae News You Can Use For October 6, 2021

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After a year-long hiatus, Koffee announces “West Indies” will drop October 7
Fabulous Icekid stakes his claim to becoming one of Afrobeats all time greatest
Guild pays tribute to Bob Marley with affordable A-20 replica guitar
Sean Paul claims to have lost millions from not touring during the pandemic
WizKid and Tems receive Platinum Plaque for their smash single “Essence”

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 5, 2021

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“Four Women” from Nina Simone gets a reggae spin from Queen Ifrica
“Good Times (Roll On)” is the new album from SoCal reggae-rock outfit Fortunate Youth
Lila Ike talks to Urban Islandz about the progress of her debut album
“Neo-Sufi” sound of Pakistani vocalist Arooj Aftab blends Rumi with reggae and more
“Superior” is the new single and music video from 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 October 4, 2021

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At 25, Shenseea has already amassed an incredible dancehall career
Bob Marley “Get Up, Stand Up” musical begins preview run in London
Gramps Morgan blends reggae and country in a beautiful way
“I Will Never Let Jah Go” is the new song from Jesse Royal and Samory-I
Nigeria’s D’Banj releases new EP titled “Stress Free”

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 1, 2021

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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.