Reggae News You Can Use For June 7, 2021

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

Afrobeats is the future of music, says JargoKush
Lil Baby aiming to make his dancehall debut with Skillibeng collaboration
New PBS documentary focuses on “Bakosó: AfroBeats of Cuba”
Sublime’s iconic self-titled albumn celebrates its 25th anniversary
UB40 still going strong on career album #21

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 7, 2021

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

• “Fire & Stone (Prince Fatty Presents)” by Stick Figure is iTunes’ #1 reggae album
Graffy cover of Justin Bieber’s “Anyone” set for May 17 release
Jamaica Observer analyzes the state of reggae in 2021
New exhibit in Detroit celebrates the black women of Jamaica’s dancehall scene
Skillibeng is now Jamaica’s top dancehall artist, says Boom Boom

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, 2021

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

Etana and Vybz Kartel release the dancehall love ballad “Baby O”
Is Shalkal the world’s new king of dancehall?
Jamaica Prime Minister Andrew Holness blasts violent dancehall lyrics
Laro Don combines with Skillibeng on red-hot “Roadman Trap” track
Made Kuti talks to Relix Magazine about his new album “For(e)ward”

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 22, 2021

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Highly anticipated collab from Lila Iké and Skillibeng drops on Apple Music
Koffee says that her second album “will be really awesome”
Rihanna’s Savage X Fenty lingerie brand is now worth $1 billion

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 11, 2021

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

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 21, 2020

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

Dancehall artist Skillibeng signs deal with Sony/ATV
Fela Kuti’s Afrobeat is still shaking the planet
Ideh Goodluck (aka Lifash) talks about his love for music has evolved

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