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 19, 2021

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Azeez Fusigboye (aka Fusi Hype) showcases his dynamic Afrobeats playlist to the world
Far Out magazine offers “A Brief History of Reggae”
Shenseea releases 90s dancehall inspired single “Run Run” from her debut album
Styled E drops “The Plan,” featuring R&B singer TJ Elewe Ukwu
WizKid & Burna Boy to headline New Lost In Riddim Afrobeats Festival in Sacramento

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 July 2, 2021

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Epixode wins Reggae/Dancehall Artiste of Year at Vodafone Ghana Music Awards
International Reggae Day theme of 1Love resonated across the globe
Reggae legend Eek-A-Mouse speaks out against anti-gay lyrics in dancehall
Shenseea posts on Instagram that her debut album is done
Why people from Kenya have always had a healthy obsession with reggae music

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 26, 2021

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Amanyea talks to Jamaica Gleaner about her signature single “Aye Aye”
Ras Teo to release “Celestial Rockers” EP on June 4
Romieikon talks to UrbanIslandz about his dancehall production skills
Spice’s dream collaboration is Rihanna and Nicki Minaj for a female Caribbean anthem
Stefflon Don joins Shenseea for new “Rebel (Remix)”

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 18, 2021

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“Champion Sound” is the new reggae-tinged single from Cypress Hill
Dancehall stars Moyann and Shenseea drop women empowerment anthem “No Limit”
Footwear brand Clarks Originals promises endorsement deals for dancehall artists
Immperial Alley Cat releases “Dancehall Knowledge Volume 4”
Timothy James melds ambient with old school afrobeat

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 25, 2021

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Experience NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert series with Nigerian superstar Davido
German/Nigerian artist OTee releases his new Afrobeats single titled “No Time”
Shenseea explains why she has stopped trying to “be the next 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 February 23, 2021

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Epixode says that Stonebwoy should be credited as originator of Afro Dancehall
Morgan Heritage nabs spot on “Coming 2 America” soundtrack
Shenseea talks to E! News about what has fueled her incredible career

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 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 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 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 11, 2021

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For 2020, top dancehall honors go to Shenseea & Govana
Ayanna Witter Johnson brings classical cello to reggae
Skillibeng defends trap dancehall: “We know it good for the music”

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 31, 2020

Your daily dose of international Reggae, Dancehall, Afrobeats and Afrobeat news!

“Legend” album from Bob Marley was (again) this year’s top reggae album
Shenseea was one of dancehall’s breakout artists of 2020
Some of Jamaica’s biggest stars now look to be leaving reggae

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 9, 2020

Your daily dose of international Reggae, Dancehall and Afrobeats news!

Biden-Harris victory fills Jamaica with pride
Kelvyn Boy and Gyedu-Blay Ambolley unite for “Watch Nobody”
Shenseea reflects on being a female force in dancehall

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