Reggae News You Can Use For September 30, 2021

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Ammoye’s new album “Water” reflects her mixed Jamaican-Canadian heritage
Eddy Grant’s ‘Electric Avenue’ lawsuit against Trump upheld by New York judge
Mayorkun has emerged as one of Afrobeats’ fastest-rising stars
Skillibeng brings in Popcaan, Bobby Shmurda, Spice for his “Crododile Teeth” album
Tems confirms that she will have another collaboration with Drake in 2022

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 23, 2021

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Her ninth studio album is “going to be completely different,” Rihanna tells the AP
Learn how the UK music scene has come to fully embrace Afrobeats
Queen Ifrica implores Jamaican dancehall acts to unite not fight
Spice talks to Forbes Magazine about how to build and maintain wealth
“Vibe” is the soon-to-be-released collaboration between Skip Marley and Popcaan

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 26, 2021

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Demarco’s new album includes appearances from Spice, Ky-Mani Marley and more
Juls and Niniola duet on the Afrobeat-meets-Amapiano single “Love Me”
Tribal Seeds, Collie Buddz, and The Green to perform August 27-28 at Dry Diggings Festival
Viewers get an inside look into Black Coffee’s virtual reality avatar
Ziggy Marley’s new Apawthecary line is vegan CBD for dogs

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 August 9, 2021

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African songstress Onyeka Onwenu details her unexpected marriage proposal from Fela Kuti
Popcaan collaboration with Melissa Steel’s “Kisses For Breakfast” is certified silver in UK
Sattalites cofounder Jo Jo Bennett dies at 81, the so-called “Big Canadian reggae lion”
Savannah Baker is the designer and stylist behind Rihanna, Popcaan, Spice and more
Queen Naija, UMI, and Donavan’s Sound Club added to Oct 8 Burna Boy show in SoCal

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 June 17, 2021

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Alicai Harley performs a dancehall banger on “Roll The Tape”
Bunny Wailer will be buried this week at the Dreamland Farm in Jamaica
Davido Live! Global Unity Concert arrives on Friday, June 18
Rawalty shares his essential tips for dancehall success
Watch Spice, Sean Paul and Shaggy on the June 15 edition of Jimmy Kimmel Live

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 9, 2021

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“Best of Dirty Heads” album is scheduled for a July 16 release
Gekko Gucci talks to The Guardian Life about his take on Afrobeats
Queen Spice says that “she doesn’t own dancehall”
Stonebwoy’s new video for “Critical” features Nigerian artist Zlatan
Wizkid changes his Instagram handle to Big Wiz

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 3, 2021

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Fireboy DML talks to Music In Africa about his growing fame
Forbes Africa’s 30 Under 30 list includes Wizkid, Burna Boy, Davido, and Mr Eazi
Soundtrack for “Fast & Furious 9” features Sean Paul and Konshens
Spice renews her partnership with Magnum Tonic Wine
Ziggy Marley awarded honorary doctorate from Medgar Evers College

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.…

May 5, 2021 Reggae News: Happy Cinco de Mayo!

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DJ Khaled’s “Where You Come From” reggae anthem generates big buzz
Global reggae charts dominated by the 3 S’s: Spice, Sean Paul and Shaggy
Jacob Miller of Inner Circle would have been 69 on May 4
The reggae and dancehall genres are seeing an increase in album releases
Webby Awards nominees for 2021 include “Bob Marley Legacy”

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 19, 2021

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The country of Jamaica inspired these 25 classic reggae songs
Julian Marley headlines the “Reggae Vaccine” compilation with “So High”
Konshens, Spice, and Rvssian join forces on “Pay For It”
Rachel Scott’s new Diotima line of clothing inspired by dancehall
Sizzla celebrated his 45th birthday on Saturday, April 17

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 2, 2021

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Etana teams up with Stonebwoy for her new single titled “Proppa”
First dancehall playlist from Spotify sports the face of Alkaline
Spice talks about “Major, Historic” collaboration with Sean Paul and Shaggy

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.…