Reggae News You Can Use For July 28, 2021

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Etuk Ubong talks about the next wave of Nigerian Afrobeat stars
Lil Mama’s video for “UHOH” celebrates 90’s dancehall
Sean Paul has joined the exclusive Pandora Billionaires Club
Sister Carol to open for Jason Mraz on August 21 at the Rooftop Pier in NYC
U-Roy’s “Solid Gold” debuts on US Current Reggae Albums 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 July 23, 2021

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Cham inspires change in Jamaica via new educational platform Earn Your Leisure
Gramps Morgan finds Nashville is the perfect home for his brand of reggae
Extensive live stream options announced for 311 fall tour with Iration
Nigerian singer/songwriter Olamidé talks about the ascent of Afrobeats
Paramount Pictures opens casting call for lead role in new Bob Marley movie

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 13, 2021

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H.E.R. reveals that she will soon be releasing a reggae album
Jamaica’s vast music catalog should serve as dancehall resource, says Freddie McGregor
London production of Bob Marley musical “Get Up Stand Up” announces casting
New Protoje video for “Self Defense” single encourages women’s empowerment
Tarrus Riley talks to the Jamaica Gleaner about his many new projects

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 8, 2021

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2021 tour of North American announced by Wizkid
Matt Doyle to become the new lead singer for UB40
Popcaan ends his audio hiatus with gritty new song “Find Dem”
Reggae record from the UK label sue Chris Brown for copyright infringement
Tarrus Riley releases reggae version “Heartbreak Anniversary” by Giveon

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 2, 2021

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Epixode wins Reggae/Dancehall Artiste of Year at Vodafone Ghana Music Awards
International Reggae Day theme of 1Love resonated across the globe
Reggae legend Eek-A-Mouse speaks out against anti-gay lyrics in dancehall
Shenseea posts on Instagram that her debut album is done
Why people from Kenya have always had a healthy obsession with reggae music

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

Happy International Reggae Day / July 1, 2021

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Dennis Brown docufilm scheduled for International Reggae Day in Port Royal
Murals of legends like Peter Tosh and Gregory Isaacs key to future of iconic Kingston street
Pato Banton set for Friday, July 2 concert in Santa Barbara
Rickardo ‘Shuzzr’ Smith feels that reggae and dancehall is becoming more LGBTQ tolerant
Tiwa Savage and others pay tribute to Davido’s close aide, Obama DMW

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 30, 2021

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BET Awards “Pass the Mic” performance includes Wayne Wonder and Sean Paul
Jesse Royal talks about the weed products he can’t live without
Shaggy’s new show on SiriusXM will mix hip-hop, dancehall and reggae
Teejay and Inner Circle team up on “Riches wi A Pree” single
Tessellated releases Latin-flavored “Sweeter” video that features Protoje

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 29, 2021

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Duncan Campbell announces his retirement from UB40 following seizure 
Kabaka Pyramid, Busy Signal and Keznamdi featured on new Rebelution album
Konshens gets music credit on blockbuster F9 film
Wizkid celebrates 10 years of music super-stardom
Ziggy Marley and H.E.R.

Reggae News You Can Use For June 28, 2021

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Etana’s new star-studded album “Pamoja” gets solid review from DancehallMag
Mist brings on Burna Boy for summer-ready single “Rollin’”
Multi-talented Nigerian musician Tony Peeyn releases Afrobeats EP “On Ma Way”
Rawalty’s unique style of dancehall music sets him apart from others
Shatta Wale endorses Gambo as the ‘future of Ghana music’

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 25, 2021

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Jada Kingdom reveals new record deal and new management team
Kelvyn Boy says he inspired the Afrobeats category at Vodafone Ghana Music Awards
Producer Dre Skull celebrates the 10 year anniversary of Vybz Kartel’s “Kingston Story”
Marley family to launch the first celebrity magic mushroom line
Nigerian Afrobeats superstar D’Banj is back with new single “BANGA”

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 28, 2021

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Alkaline continues his career ascension with “Top Prize” album
Haitian roots reggae band Jahfé transcends cultural boundaries
How cutting-edge AI tech is boosting dancehall and reggae
Konshens contends that “Gal A Bubble” is one of greatest dancehall songs ever
Tiara “Tia” Mills drops video for her new single “Fahrenheit”

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 20, 2021

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Afrobeats finds a home in Iceland via Nigerian transplant NonyKingz
Clarks remains the favorite choice for footwear in Jamaica
Legendary reggae duo Sly & Robbie to release new album “Red Hills Road”
The music of Bob Marley maintains a deep connection to Judaism
Shatta Wale returns to social media with a bang

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 March 4, 2021

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The 10 best Bunny Wailer songs, as curated by GQ
The Guardian releases a montage of memorable Bunny Wailer photos
“A great loss for reggae”: Shaggy leads Bunny Wailer tributes

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 March 3, 2021

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Bunny Wailer, the reggae legend who found fame with Bob Marley, has died at 73
Jamaicans unhappy that Kanye West to receive Marcus Garvey Humanitarian Award
Popcaan’s virtual performance with Beres Hammond captivates dancehall lovers

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 March 2, 2021

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Etana teams up with Stonebwoy for her new single titled “Proppa”
First dancehall playlist from Spotify sports the face of Alkaline
Spice talks about “Major, Historic” collaboration with Sean Paul and Shaggy

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 March 1, 2021

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Keith Richards talks about his all-time favorite reggae songs
Movies that will move your feet! Essence lists 14 great reggae-related films
Reggae history is a big part part of Black history, writes BET

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