Reggae News You Can Use For November 9, 2021

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Jada Kingdom talks to NME about the tough upbringing that fueled her musical talents
“King of Kingston” is Bounty Killer’s authentic dancehall release
“Sleng Teng” dancehall classic serves as soundtrack for first Meta television ad
Stonebwoy to get his degree at Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration
WizKid to headline fifth annual Afrochella on December 28

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 25, 2021

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Ahead of her EP release in 2022, catch Jada Kingdom’s new song “Jungle”
Dancehall star Demarco shares debut album, video for “Do It Again”
Melbourne’s FREAKCLUB make an enthralling debut with dancehall-inspired “Perfect”
Pachy Garcia, AKA Pachyman, brings a SoCal / Puerto Rican flavor to old school reggae
Sublime go dub for release “Sublime Meets Scientist & Mad Professor Inna L.B.C.”

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 15, 2021

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French-Senegalese artist Anaiis gets assist from Chronixx on new single “Cry in Your Sleep”
Joaquin “Quino” McWhinney of Big Mountain talks to the San Diego Union
Meet Clint Dyer, the director of the new London-based Bob Marley musical
Remembering Toots Hibbert one year after his death
Sha’Carri Richardson increases her Jamaican street cred via Jada Kingdom and Dyani

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 7, 2021

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Jada Kingdom comes clean about her mental health challenges
Popcaan’s new end-of-summer single is “Live Some Life”
Safaree Samuels wants to start a record label focused on reggae, dancehall and soca
Shatta Wale showers his fans with cash in Ada, Ghana
Vybz Kartel doing well after receiving his COVID-19 vaccine

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 31, 2021

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Fabulous IceKid glosses himself as the Wiz Khalifa of Nigeria
Jo Mersa Marley’s music continues the spirit of his grandfather
Patoranking unveils video for “Black Girl Magic” from his current album “Three”
Spice and Jada Kingdom come together for their first collaboration
Tributes to Lee “Scratch” Perry from Bounty Killer, Shaggy, and Sean Paul

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.…

Reggae News You Can Use For August 12, 2021

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22-year-old dancehall sensation Jada Kingdom buys her first house ever
Bugle says it’s better to be underrated than be overrated
Kent Stage in Cleveland announces Wednesday, September 8 Julian Marley show
Naomi Cowan, Jaz Elise, Lila Ike and Sevana serve the song of the day for Havana Times
Nation Boss releases video for their new soulful hit “Faith”

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 March 16, 2021

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Lila Iké blesses Cosmopolitan with a bathtub freestyle
Namibian reggae star Ras Sheehama to release new album
Sean Paul calls out Grammys for poor treatment of reggae
Spice, Jada Kingdom And Shaneil Muir demo dancehall unity in Houston
“Timeless” is the new project from Queen of Reggae Marcia Griffiths

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 11, 2021

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Jada Kingdom warns her fans about approaching her the wrong way
Jamaica is in need of another reggae revival says music professor
Lila Iké, Protoje, Koffee, and Chronixx top inaugural Dubby Awards
Nigerian rapper Cruel Santino and Koffee working on new collaboration
Three all-time reggae have greats died in the last three weeks

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 26, 2021

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Koffee is the first artist confirmed for Virtual Global Reggae Night
Next 12 months will see new dancehall albums from Beenie Man, Spice, and Shenseea
Popcaan, Jada Kingdom and Kranium are artists with best dancehall songs of 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 12, 2020

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Jada Kingdom predicts she will be “one of the biggest” female dancehall artists
Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry talks Bob Marley, dub, and reggae in extensive Hypebot interview
Sizzla sings from the heart in his “Without You” music video

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