Reggae News You Can Use For May 13, 2022

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Etana to perform at Flamingo Cantina on 6th Street in Austin on evening of May 13
“Game Over” is the new reggae single from New Zealand’s Black Seeds
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Toronto scores the North American debut of “Bob Marley One Love Experience” in July

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 6, 2022

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“My Man” is the new Yemi Alade single and video that features Kranium
Shaggy is revealed as the hard-to-guess Space Bunny masked singer
Stonebwoy signs global Def Jam deal with Universal
Ugovin regrets leaving Nigeria for Bangladesh
Yaadcore talks to High Times about “Police in Helicopter” video with Jah9

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 1, 2022

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First U.S.-based AfroNation festival features standout Megan Thee Stallion performance
Lila Iké embraces self care in dark times on her new single “True Love”
“Love Nwantiti” by CKay Is No.

Reggae News You Can Use For March 21, 2022

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Focus on love and women empowerment in Shantoi’s brand of dancehall
Koffee’s debut album gains a strong review in the New Yorker
Rototom Sunsplash in August will see rare Burning Spear performance
Shaggy speaks his mind in new single “Mi Nuh Know”
Why Madonna and Ed Sheeran want a piece of 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 February 18, 2022

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Brandy and Tiwa Savage see themselves as real-life sisters
Jamaica Music Museum reveals long-overdue business plan
Kranium pulls up in style with “Wi Deh Yah” music video
Rising star TLO is Afrobeats’ new kid on the block
Shaggy to headline reggae-themed after party for NAACP Image Awards

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 11, 2022

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Dovey Magnum says that successful female dancehall acts can be tasteful
“My Friend Fela” brings a new perspective on the legendary Nigerian musician
Mr G urges his peers to make music with global appeal
“New Phase” EP from Morich builds buzz for this young artist with Afrobeat fans
Shaggy, Spice, Beenie Man pay tribute to Sean Paul on his 49th birthday

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 December 20, 2021

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Hollywood-heavy video for “The Harder They Fall” single released by Koffee and Roc Nation
Jahshii collaborates with reggae royalty Morgan Heritage on “Headline Fi Front Page”
Luciano offers a musical gift to his fans with “I Wish I Was There”
Obama’s 2021 year-end playlist includes “Go Down Deh” from Spice, Sean Paul and Shaggy
Sista Sasha’s sophomore album scheduled for February release

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 December 8, 2021

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“Big Fat Benz” is the new song from Jamaican dancehall-reggae star Samantha J
Doja Cat’s “Kiss Me More” is 2021’s most listened to song in Jamaica on Spotify
DJ Akademiks says that Vybz Kartel is more influential than Bob Marley
Popcaan stunts In Rolls-Royce and icy jewelry in “Money Speaks” video
Shaggy talks to Dennis Miller about why he recorded “Christmas in the Islands”

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, 2021

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“Don’t Get Caught Sick” is the first solo single from Kam Franklin of the Suffers
Shaggy’s 21-year-old album “Hotshot” is conquering the reggae charts yet again
Tiwa Savage talks about the early career setbacks that strengthened her resolve
“Weed Song” is the self-explanatory new single from Zac Jone$ and Jesse Royal
Ziggy Marley now applying his creative talents to authoring children’s books

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 20, 2021

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Askala Selassie’s marriage occurs at Haile Selassie’s former house in the UK
Mighty Diamonds amongst honorees at Heroes’ Day on October 18 in Jamaica
Shaggy and Maxi Priest pay tribute to General Colin Powell
Suspects arrested in Ghana for spreading fake news about Shatte Wale shooting
Wesrok recruits Masicka for unique country-dancehall hybrid single “Try To Hold Me”

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 12, 2021

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Diana Hamilton wins “Artist of the Year” at Ghana Music Awards UK
Mykal Rose to release “Glory to Jah” single on October 15
Shaggy and Buju Banton included on the “No Time to Die” soundtrack
Star-studded lineup announced for three-day Cali Vibes event in February in Long Beach
UK-based Afropop artist Sean Dampte explodes back onto the 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 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 18, 2021

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Debut “Star Power” EP from 22-year-old Selah Marley released this week
Dirty Heads release another new “Vacation” remix featuring Puerto Rican rapper Jon Z
Harry Carter talks to Pulse Nigeria about COVID, his Carterstrophe EP and more
Popcaan wants companies and corporate sponsors to do better
Spice, Shaggy, and Tarrus Riley help focus attention on earthquake relief for Haiti

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 29, 2021

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Flaunt Magazine calls Naomi Cowan “the true definition of a stargirl”
“I’m so grateful,” says Spice about her recent work with Sean Paul and Shaggy
Julian Marley to perform free show in Miami on Saturday, July 31
MediSun talks to DancehallMag about his new release “Mash Down Riddims”
Shenseea expresses her hope to eventually collaborate with Rihanna

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 9, 2021

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Both Cedella and Rita Marley endorse the Jamaica Heroes Modernized project
Buju Banton warns other Caribbean leaders after assassination Haitian president
Burna Boy says that Nasty C is the best rapper in Africa
Charly Black to fly the dancehall flag at Gold Cup
Chronixx and Shaggy trade jabs over validity of 90s dancehall

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 21, 2021

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Afrobeats sensation Leflyyy serves up Kumerican vibes on “Yaba”
Iration announces Mandalay Bay beach show on Saturday, August 7
Mick Jagger lists “‘Get Up, Stand Up” as his all-time favorite reggae song
Shaggy talks to the Atlanta Black Star about what could have been with Rihanna
“U Know Di Vibe” is Aidonia’s summer anthem with wife Kimberly Megan

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