Reggae News You Can Use For September 16, 2021

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DJ Cuppy claims to feed 70,000 kids per day via her charitable foundation
Legacy of Afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti remembered by the Washington Informer
Nigerian musician Oshak feels that positive music can have a global impact
Reggae in the Rockies comes to Alpine, Wyoming this weekend
Ziggy and Stephen Marley wrap Beachlife 2021 with set of their father’s songs

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 6, 2021

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Instagram timeline of Nicki Minaj is taking on a dancehall theme
Stephen Marley added to lineup for Floridas’s Reggae Rise Up Festival in October
Tems thanks Drake for featuring her on his new album “CLB”
Three Little Birds” musical performed by an all people of color cast in Maryland
Usain Bolt overtakes Bob Marley in reggae charts

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 3, 2021

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Demarco and Stephen Marley team up for “Dance My Stress Away”
New artist Kay Century is gaining momentum in Ghana’s Afrobeats scene
Re-release of “Mama Gone but not Forgotten” lands Bounty Killer back on Top Ten chart
Robin Campbell of UB40 says the band is still fighting injustice
Several UFC fighters in recent bout like Dirty Heads for their walkout song

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 26, 2021

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British-Nigerian rapper Dave taps Wizkid and Stormzy for his new album
Happy birthday to Rita Marley, who turned 75 on July 25
Maurice Smith juggles reggae release with his Olympic decathlon duties
Stephan Marley announces Babylon By Bus retro tour
Wyclef Jean talks about the music of Bob Marley inspired his 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 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 May 17, 2021

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EDMIdentity interviews Spinall about Afrobeats, social justice and more
Jamaica Observer talks to Stick Figure about their chart-topping album “Fire and Stone”
Rebelution, Stephen Marley and more will play “Closer to the Sun” festival in December
Reggae Sumfest elects not to go virtual in 2021, aiming instead for live October event
Tiwa Savage’s easy chic travel style comes from items entirely made in Nigeria

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 18, 2020

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Cuppy lauded as “entrepreneur, DJ, and philanthropist” in Forbes
Stephen Marley scores a tropical Florida estate near Miami for $3.4 million
Wizkid is “getting serious and having fun,” says the Africa Report

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