Reggae News You Can Use For July 27, 2021

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Hempress Sativa & Big Youth to be livestreamed for Uppsala Reggae Festival
Lungi Naidoo releases “Feel Good” single with production help from GuiltyBeatz
Mr. Eazi celebrates his 30th birthday in style
“Summer Body” by Buju Banton is the anthem of the season
Yinka Oshitelu is teaching Afrobeats dance steps to children in Tokyo

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 9, 2021

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Both Cedella and Rita Marley endorse the Jamaica Heroes Modernized project
Buju Banton warns other Caribbean leaders after assassination Haitian president
Burna Boy says that Nasty C is the best rapper in Africa
Charly Black to fly the dancehall flag at Gold Cup
Chronixx and Shaggy trade jabs over validity of 90s 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 June 14, 2021

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Djembe Monks’ new single with Thandy Dhlana is “Nhliziyo Yam”
Konshens says that he wasn’t trying to disrespect Buju Banton and Vybz Kartel
Primary Wave (which owns most of Bob Marley catalog) gains huge $375 m investment
Shatta Wale is all about grind in his new single “Piece of Cake”
VP Records’ biggest success has been Sean Paul, says Patricia Chin

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 May 18, 2021

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Buju Banton, Koffee and Popcaan win big at the 39th annual IRAWMA Awards
Kranium dishes to the Atlanta Black Star about his dancehall roots
“Live From The Ride” tour brings together 311, Iration and Iya Terra
NFT platform for reggae artists planned from UK Bitcoin wallet provider Caricoin
Renner credits Shatta Wale for brining her talents to the limelight

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 May 6, 2021

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Etana releases the video for her “Baby O” single with Vybz Kartel
Ghana back on international music scene because of Afrobeats
Italian reggae artiste Alborosie drops “Back a Yard Dub” album
Justin Bieber keeps his dreadlocks despite continued criticism
Koffee and Buju Banton scheduled for May 23 St.

Reggae News You Can Use For May 6, 2021

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Etana releases the video for her “Baby O” single with Vybz Kartel
Ghana back on international music scene because of Afrobeats
Italian reggae artiste Alborosie drops “Back a Yard Dub” album
Justin Bieber decides to keep his dreadlocks despite continued criticism
Koffee and Buju Banton scheduled for May 23 St.

Reggae News You Can Use For April 23, 2021

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Freddie McGregor’s Big Ship Music Fest returns to Port Charlotte on July 3
Mount Olivet Boys’ Home receives large gift from Buju Banton Foundation
Tiwa Savage’s big new arm tattoo is big news in Africa
UB40 featuring Ali and Astro to headline Middlesbrough event on August 30
Yara Saleh is Egypt’s first-ever dancehall choreographer

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 February 4, 2021

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2021 NAACP Image Awards nominees include Tiwa Savage and Davido
Rihanna calls out Kentucky Attorney General on his Black History month Twitter post
Stonebwoy confirms studio sessions with Buju Banton in Jamaica

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, 2020

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“Bring On The Future” ad campaign brings Koffee’s holiday magic to H&M
Buju Banton wins Best Reggae Act honors at the 2020 MOBO Awards
“Jowo” is Davido’s newest music video from breakthrough “A Better Time” 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 December 1, 2020

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Buju Banton and Popcaan nominated for Music of Black Origin Awards
The Guardian ranks the 30 best Bob Marley songs
Pioneering Ghanaian guitarist and composer Ebo Taylor profiled by CNN

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 November 25, 2020

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Skip Marley heads Best Reggae Album nomination list for Grammys
Toots and the Maytals nominated for fifth Grammy Award for “Got to be Tough”
“Upside Down 2020” generates Grammy nomination for Buju Banton

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 November 10, 2020

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Billboard honors Koffee in their “21 Under 21” list
Buju Banton and Kanye West team up to Donate Laptops to Jamaica kids
Watch rare video of Bob Marley singing acoustic “Redemption 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 June 23, 2020

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Cedella Marley to release new book inspired by “Redemption Song”
Dancehall set for big week with new albums from Buju Banton and Vybz Kartel
Freddie McGregor plans virtual concert to celebrate his 64th birthday

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