Reggae News You Can Use For October 13, 2021

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

Cardi B celebrated her 29th birthday with blowout dancehall bash in LA
Davido teams with Martell cognac on new “‘be the standout swift” campaign
“God A God” is the upcoming dancehall EP from Iceberg
Namadingo unites generations of Malawian musicians through reggae duet mashups
Selah Marley talks about prioritizing emotional wellness at the Girls United Summit

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 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 2, 2021

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BET profiles Selah Marley after her “Star Power” release
Meek Mill looking for a reggae song to rap to on his next album
Spotify’s most streamed Nigerian albums of 2020 include Burna Boy, Davido and Olamide
Vanguard reviews the new Tiwa Savage “Water & Garri” EP
WSTRN’s new single “Be My Guest” features Fireboy DML

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 17, 2021

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CNW lists its three must-listen to dancehall songs from Alkaline
Global Citizen Live event on Sept 25 will include Burna Boy, Davido and Tiwa Savage
Hip Hop now a bigger factor than reggae in shaping the flavor of dancehall
Read the beginner’s guide to dancehall, courtesy of MusicRadar
Shenseea, Koffee, Jada Kingdom and Protoje featured on Madden NFL 22 Soundtrack

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 17, 2021

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Alicai Harley performs a dancehall banger on “Roll The Tape”
Bunny Wailer will be buried this week at the Dreamland Farm in Jamaica
Davido Live! Global Unity Concert arrives on Friday, June 18
Rawalty shares his essential tips for dancehall success
Watch Spice, Sean Paul and Shaggy on the June 15 edition of Jimmy Kimmel Live

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 16, 2021

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Burna Boy to play his first Hollywood Bowl show on Friday, October 8
Davido shares video of Wizkid ‘vibing’ to his “Ke Star” song
Popcaan makes a cameo in the new “Why Not” video from Migos
Rohan Marley eyes Upstate New York location for marijuana business
Vibe says “Bang Bung” from Bounty Killer and Busy Signal will feed your soul

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 3, 2021

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Fireboy DML talks to Music In Africa about his growing fame
Forbes Africa’s 30 Under 30 list includes Wizkid, Burna Boy, Davido, and Mr Eazi
Soundtrack for “Fast & Furious 9” features Sean Paul and Konshens
Spice renews her partnership with Magnum Tonic Wine
Ziggy Marley awarded honorary doctorate from Medgar Evers College

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 27, 2021

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Abochi grabs #2 spot in iTunes USA worldwide charts
Davido adds $500K Rolls Royce to his fleet of cars
How the Africa Now playlist is making African music global
Matisyahu amongst signees on Creative Community for Peace (CCFP) letter
Nathan Harrington releases “Sleeping on Your Side” 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 May 13, 2021

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Clubhouse will be the platform for the premiere of new Fela Kuti musical
Davido’s top 15 performances as a featured artist
Mr. Eazi pledges to invest in Rwanda
Patoranking talks about his intent to work with Rihanna and Bruno Mars
Popcaan collabs with The Fanatix and M1llionz on “These Streets (Don’t Luv U)”

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 11, 2021

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Beyonce and Wizkid get MTV Award nomination for “Brown Skin Girl”
Davido celebrates his ten years anniversary in the music industry
Etana strikes a balance between music and motherhood
Nakkia Gold and Wiz Khalifa remix “Justice (Get Up, Stand Up)” of Bob Marley
Nigerian Afrobeats record label Mavin launches music leadership program

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 April 27, 2021

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“Enjoyment” is the new single from rising Afrobeats star Jujuboy
Most followed African artiste on Instagram is officially Davido
New untitled single from Burna Boy teased on Twitter
Omar and the Eastern Power brings a Korean flavor to Afrobeat
Social media is going wild about “Oyinbo” kid singing Wizkid’s “Blessed”

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 April 9, 2021

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

Davido, Funke Akindele, and Burna Boy make influential Forbes Africa 100 list
Mr. Vegas agrees that some dancehall lyrics contribute to violence in Jamaica
Popcaan tells Jamaican Prime Minister to invest in dancehall music
Rising Afrobeat sensation Jo-El Sii set to release his debut EP
Vybz Kartel’s dominance over dancehall ecosystem beginning to be questioned

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 April 7, 2021

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Bamao Yendé offers rhythmic blend of kuduro, R&B, Afrobeats and UK garage
Davido’s “Fall” becomes the first Afrobeats song to reach 200 million on YouTube
Grammy.com covers the essential women of reggae and dancehall
Meet Sheltah Lyrichal, one of Ghanna’s hottest new dancehall talents
Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit” gets a reggae remix from Andy Rehfeldt

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 8, 2021

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Audiomack celebrates African women in music in honor of March 8
Damian Marley says reggae should learn from K-Pop success
Davido makes cameo appearance in “Coming to America 2” movie
Music Africa lists top Nigerian afrobeat songs so far for 2021

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