Reggae News You Can Use For October 29, 2021

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“East Side” video showcases the imperial sound that Yeza brings to reggae
Etana arrives in Kenya to perform at the Pamoja Festival on Saturday, October 30
Ghanaian reggae/dancehall artist Ras Kukku releases “Mi Nuh Badda”
Jimmy Cliff’s “You Can Get it If You Really Want” becomes soundtrack for eTrade ad
“Mommy” is the first single from long-awaited Burning Spear album “No Destroyer”

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 20, 2021

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Fireboy DML release video for his hit single “Peru” produced by Shizzi
Jimmy Cliff talks to the Irish Times about his legendary reggae career
Link & Chain drops their third album, a mere 30 years after their first release
Wizkid and Burna Boy both nominated for prestigious BreakTudo Awards in Brazil
Tallup has transitioned from a dancer to a mainstay of the dancehall scene

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 13, 2021

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“Batty Rider Shorts” video from Lila Ike tackles touchy issues of human trafficking and incest
The Green added to Cali Roots lineup for August 28 Monterey concert
Jimmy Cliff talks to the Jamaican Gleaner about auditioning Bob Marley
Laycon explains his love for local food and why he bans the color red
Stephen Marley cancels September appearance at Four Corners Reggae Fest in Colorado

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 10, 2021

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Koffee’s “Rapture Song” certified silver in UK with 200,000+ total sales
Rebelution kicks off their summer tour with sold out California shows
Rolling Stone talks to Jimmy Cliff about his inspirational new single “Human Touch”
Usain Bolt says that anything that Vybz Kartel does “is just gold”
Wizkid’s November 28 show at O2 Arena in London sells out in 12 minutes

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 24, 2021

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DancehallMag covers Nicki Minaj’s five top Caribbean collaborations
Jimmy Cliff talks to Jamaica Observer about the country’s struggling film industry
Patoranking’s sizzling new single is titled “Celebrate Me”
Pitchfork gives high marks to the new Angélique Kidjo album “Mother Nature”
Wizkid receives his Grammy trophy for “Brown Skin Girl”

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 25, 2021

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“Dollar For You” is the new single from Ghana’s Kuami Eugene
Lua Flora’s “Little Butterfly” fuses acoustic folk, with reggae and world music
Pia Renee sings Bob Marley’s “Turn Your Lights Down Low” on “The Voice”
Spotify’s most streamed African artist globally is Burna Boy
Stephen Marley and Jimmy Cliff to headline 2022 Cali Roots Music Festival

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 2, 2021

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Adesope Olajide reflects on how Afrobeats is taking over the world
Jimmy Cliff’s next album will be titled “Bridges”
Koffee added to Yam Carnival on August 28th in London
Read how “Trench Town Rock” turned Bob Marley into a superstar
YolanDa Brown is the voice behind Sesame Street’s first AfroBeats songs

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