Reggae News You Can Use For October 22, 2021

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Amaarae is amongst nominees for Best African Act in 2021 MTV EMAs Awards
Capella Grey’s Billboard-charting dancehall hit “Gyalis” is certified as Gold by RIAA
“Maniac” from Alkaline tops iTunes reggae music videos chart
Olamide announces 9-stop “Carpe Diem” tour of United States
Tems continues to generate buzz as one of Nigeria’s fastest rising stars

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 October 11, 2021

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Electrifying Tems show in Los Angeles justifies her massive buzz
‘Georgie,’ the man who Bob Marley sang about In ‘No Woman, No Cry’ is dead at 84
Queen Ifrica says that the dancehall industry is overrun with sexual predators
Skillibeng, Demarco, and Bugle will release albums in October
SOJA’s Jacob Hemphill talks “Beauty In The Silence” on JamBase podcast

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 October 6, 2021

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After a year-long hiatus, Koffee announces “West Indies” will drop October 7
Fabulous Icekid stakes his claim to becoming one of Afrobeats all time greatest
Guild pays tribute to Bob Marley with affordable A-20 replica guitar
Sean Paul claims to have lost millions from not touring during the pandemic
WizKid and Tems receive Platinum Plaque for their smash single “Essence”

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 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 28, 2021

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Afrobeats event brings Tiwa Savage, Flavour, Olamide and more to Brooklyn on October 1
Glowing profile in the Guardian newspaper adds to Tems’ fast-growing popularity
New line of jewelry from DJ Cuppy is appropriately named Cuppy Cuts
Popcaan, Beenie Man, Lila Ike support the launch of Raheem Sterling’s 1962 clothing brand
Will we remember 2021 as the year that Afrobeats conquered the world?

Reggae News You Can Use For September 27, 2021

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Barbadian Prime Minister Mia Mottley has message of “Get Up, Stand Up” for UN
“Beauty in the Silence” is the first new SOJA record in four years
Popcaan is the artist Ayesha Curry loves to listen to when she is cooking
Reggae singer Mr Easy to sue Afrobeats artiste Mr Eazi
Rihanna and Tems meet for first time at event promoting Savage x Fenty collection

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 22, 2021

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Africa and UK merge in Neelah’s “Zimdancehall” style of music
Masicka gains gold record certification for “Big Body Benz”
Tems new five-song EP “If Orange Was A Place” includes single “Crazy Tings”
VP Records’ co-founder Patricia Chin profiled by Island Origins
“Wah Gwaan Mad Head” is the new song from Busy Signal

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 14, 2021

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African tech economy is the focus of Mr. Eazi’s new Zagadat Capital project
“Crazy Tings” is the new single from Tems’ upcoming EP
Jamaican vibes at New York Fashion Week thanks to Edvin Thompson
RasMoses releases “Members of a New Race” album
UEFA rules that Ajax soccer team can not continue wearing unique Bob Marley jersey

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 10, 2021

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After successful collaborations with Wizkid and Drake, Tems’ second EP to drop next week
Beenie Man replaces Barrington Levy for City Splash Festival in London
“Rebel Music” is the latest episode of must-watch “Legacy” video series about Bob Marley
SOJA releases “Reason To Live” featuring Dirty Heads and Nanpa Básico
Yaadcore says that working with “Lee Scratch Perry” has been highlight of 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 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 September 3, 2021

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Afrobeats most recent milestone is the success of Wizkid’s “Essence” single on Shazam
Five things to know about the emerging Afrobeats’ superstar Tems
How the lost video footage was found from Bob Marley & The Wailers’ “Capitol Session ’73”
Namakaka Fingers begs for love in new dancehall song dubbed “Mbika”
Usain Bolt talks to Fader about his desire to become the DJ Khaled of dancehall

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.…