Reggae News You Can Use For February 3, 2021

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Alpha P talks to Audiomack about his career as a “new wave” Afrobeats creator
• “Floating in a Most Peculiar Way” memoir covers the many challenges of black identity
Why are lofty titles so important to reggae and dancehall artists?

Reggae News You Can Use For February 2, 2021

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Lila Iké confirms Skillibeng collab on “The Will” and asks Protoje to release it
New “Studio 17: The Lost Reggae Tapes” film focuses on Dennis Brown
Shenseea says that she wants to pet camels and touch lions via trip to Australia

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 January 28, 2021

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Ghanaian afrobeats and dancehall artist Larruso releases video for “Ego”
Meme of Bernie Sanders together with Bob Marley hits the interwebs
Shenseea passes Spice as the dancehall star with the most Instagram followers

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 January 25, 2021

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The Daily Beast profiles Patricia Chin, the Chinese grandmother who rules reggae
Shenseea is newest brand ambassador for Carib beer
St Lucia’s top reggae artists from 2020 Natty Conqueror prepares new 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 January 21, 2021

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“Dancehall Royalty” from Vybz Kartel scores top ten debut on US reggae chart
Jah9 added to lineup for Jamaica Jazz and Blues Fest in March
Why pro-Trump rioters sang Bob Marley songs outside the US Capitol

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 January 20, 2021

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Chronixx’s “Eternal Light” featured on Biden-Harris inaugural playlist
Five Iron Frenzy returns to ska with its first album in seven years
Kranium says that its time to stop comparing dancehall and afrobeats

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 January 19, 2021

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“Black Beauty” is Ben Harper’s new song from the documentary “Black Boys”
DJ Narity’s lists his top dancehall hits of 2020
Sister Nancy’s “Barn Barn” is the most sampled reggae song ever

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 January 18, 2021

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Fullerton pays tribute to Martin Luther King Jr in this classic clip
Look for two new albums from Sean Paul in 2021
Shatta Wale blasts one-time friend Burna Boy in his latest video

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 January 15, 2021

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Akon and Davido among most followed African celebrities
Ghana’s LeFlyyy announces “Your Waist,” his first single of 2021
Marley family dispels rumors of Rita’s passing

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 January 14, 2021

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Burna Boy joins Sia on new version of “Hey Boy”
Nigerian Afrobeat star Omah Lay talks music, #EndSARS and more to TeenVogue
Waconzy releases visuals for his new single “Marry You”

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 January 13, 2021

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Chronixx and Koffee featured on soundtrack to Netflix movie “Fatale”
Virtual Reggae Month 2021 launches on January 31
Vybz Kartel enlists his children for new “Dancehall Royalty” project

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 January 12, 2021

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Dax Lion answers 10 music-focused questions for Jamaica.com
Equiknoxx record label is reinventing dancehall
Tessellated blends reggae, hip hop, jazz and more on “Tropics Vol 1” EP

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 January 7, 2021

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Here Lies Man single melds Black Sabbath with Afrobeat
Rolling Stone explains how Afrobeats and other global music dominated 2020
Ten African music stars to watch for in 2021

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 30, 2020

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ComplexUK lauds Tiwa Savage as the Queen of Afrobeats
Dancehall genre is feeling snubbed by Grammys
Koffee becomes ambassador for the Jordan Unite campaign

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.…