Reggae News You Can Use For August 2, 2021

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DJ Cuppy, Jumoke Otedola, and Joshua Alade champion Lagos SDGs youth alliance
Jamaican sweep of Olympic track event prompts pride from dancehall artists
Pepper, J-Boog and Vana Liya scheduled for August 8 show in South Lake Tahoe
Stonebwoy joins Shatta Wale to promote Sarkodie’s “No Pressure” album
Ziggy Marley talks about his affection for responsible pet products

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 12, 2021

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Barack Obama’s summer 2021 playlist includes Protoje, Koffee and Bob Marley
Dancehallmag.com interviews Etana about her outstanding new album
Mr Eazi set to release his next album in 2022
Stonebwoy showers praises on Hitz FM host Doreen Avio
Tickets for Wizkid’s January 21 Toronto concert sell out in minutes

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 June 18, 2021

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Jahvillani announces his debut dancehall album “Dirt To Bentley”
Lagos to the world! Watch Burna Boy and Wizkid on the set of “Ballon D’or”
“Original Chicago Reggae: 1978-1996” is a stellar vinyl tribute to Skanking Lizard
Stonebwoy tells government of Ghanna to prioritize the creative arts industry
TikTok’s popularity with reggae and dancehall streamers is growing quickly

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 May 21, 2021

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“Anloga Junction” album from Stonebwoy celebrated with May 22 virtual concert
Dancehall Magazine interviews rising reggae star Claudius “Supa” England
Harlan Tafoya-Kesson is brining the rasta vibe to Taos, New Mexico
Listen to the late great reggae star U-Roy cover “Man Next Door” with help of Santigold
Reggae Roots Music Festival is set for Wilmington, Delaware on July 30

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 28, 2021

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Ghanaian star Mishasha set to release second single with Stonebwoy
Jay Z says that he wants to be remembered like “Bob Marley and all the greats”
Look for Naomi Cowan to drop a “year’s worth of music” soon
Politics (not dancehall) got Bob Marley shot, says Bounty Killer
Red Hot Chili Peppers postpone planned Israel concert because of COVID

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 13, 2021

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Akon wants to run a Senegal city on cryptocurrency
Koffee catches a vibe with DJ Khaled
Watch the new “Essence” video from WizKid and Tems
Why Fela Kuti belongs in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Yaw Tog will be bigger than both Sarkodie and Stonebwoy

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 5, 2021

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DANCE (RED) SAVE LIVES Vol. III album has a distinctly Afrobeats flavor
Etana enjoying positive fan feedback on “Baby O” single with Vybz Kartel
Koffee to headline Oct 10 Best of the Best Concert in Miami
Stonebwoy dominates Reggae & Dancehall category at VGMAs 
Watch the trailer for the upcoming documentary “Afrobeats: The Backstory”

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 26, 2021

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Burning Spear gets his COVID vaccine (and his picture taken) in New York
First-ever Afrobeats U.S. weekly top 10 chart released
Meet up-and-coming Ghanian reggae and dancehall artist King Some
Quenga heats up dancehall with “Millions” and “Not”
Stonebwoy, Burna Boy and others honored at 2021 Global Music Awards Africa

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 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 4, 2021

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2021 NAACP Image Awards nominees include Tiwa Savage and Davido
Rihanna calls out Kentucky Attorney General on his Black History month Twitter post
Stonebwoy confirms studio sessions with Buju Banton in Jamaica

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 27, 2021

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British reggae architect and icon Dennis Bovell explained by Bandcamp
Mike Akox and Stonebwoy team up on “Super Mario” single
Nigeria’s Bad Boy Timz talks to Audiomack about the niche he is carving

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 16, 2020

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Cathy Matete and Stonebwoy top list of top African reggae songs of 2020
How Afrobeats became one of the biggest genres in the UK
Mick Jagger talks to Farout Magazine about his favorite world beat songs

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