Reggae News You Can Use For August 3, 2021

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Demarco and Stephen Marley team up for “Dance My Stress Away”
New artist Kay Century is gaining momentum in Ghana’s Afrobeats scene
Re-release of “Mama Gone but not Forgotten” lands Bounty Killer back on Top Ten chart
Robin Campbell of UB40 says the band is still fighting injustice
Several UFC fighters in recent bout like Dirty Heads for their walkout 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 July 21, 2021

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Bob Marley & the Wailers’ classic “Capitol Session ‘73” album set for a September re-release
Can A$AP Rocky push Rihanna’s reggae album to its long-awaited release?
D-Black hints at a new collaboration with Shatta Wale
“Rage” single from Dirty Heads features guest shots from Travis Barker and Aimee Interrupter
Tiwa Savage mourns the sudden loss of her father

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 7, 2021

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Five years later, Shenseea reflects on her 2016 dancehall single “Jiggle Jiggle”
Jared Watson from Dirty Heads is happy for the viral re-birth of “Vacation”
Read about dynamic Caribbean dancehall scene in Boston
Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy dance to each other’s songs
Zamunda talks about his new collaboration with Popcaan and Dre Island

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 11, 2021

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The Cavemen get major props from Wizkid: “I’m your biggest fan”
Cham talks to Flaunt about impact of Usain Bolt produced single “Lock Down”
Dirty Heads, Sublime with Rome, and SOJA to headline Cali Roots: Baja Sessions in Nov
Hardcore dancehall riddims making a full oomeback, says Sean Paul
NotNice says his mom set up his first meeting with Vybz Kartel

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 9, 2021

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“Best of Dirty Heads” album is scheduled for a July 16 release
Gekko Gucci talks to The Guardian Life about his take on Afrobeats
Queen Spice says that “she doesn’t own dancehall”
Stonebwoy’s new video for “Critical” features Nigerian artist Zlatan
Wizkid changes his Instagram handle to Big Wiz

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 2, 2021

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American Songwriter interviews rising reggae star Naomi Cowan
Burna Boy and other Afrobeats stars assist on new Angelique Kidjo album
Dirty Heads enlist Train’s Pat Monahan for new version of their viral hit “Vacation”
“Punky Reggae Party” from Bob Marley was inspired by the Clash
Sublime members become comic book characters in true-to-life graphic novel

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 14, 2021

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Dirty Heads’ Jared Watson talks about the viral success of “Vacation”
“Legacy” is the new album from Morgan Heritage
Pharrell Williams hails Tiwa Savage’s upcoming EP, “Water and Garri”
Shaggy says dancehall artists should bridge language barrier for global success
Trojan Records reissuing 50th anniversary vinyl version of “The Trojan Story”

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