Reggae News You Can Use For March 15, 2021

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

Best Reggae Album at 2021 Grammys goes to Toots and the Maytals
Burna Boy performs and wins Best Global Music Album at 2021 Grammys
Meet Nigeria Afrobeat newcomer Chukwuka Ekweani, known popularly as CKay
“Rastafari Way” by Teacha Dee included in new James Bond soundtrack
Wizkid wins 2021 Grammy for Best Music Video for his song with Beyoncé

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 8, 2021

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Afrozons releases first weekly Afrobeats Top 10 chart
Toots Hibbert appears in video for new Roots Radics song
What if Bob Marley had lived another 20 years?

Reggae News You Can Use For January 6, 2021

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

The graceful journey of Nigeria’s DJ Spinall
Legendary dancehall artist Sister Charmaine passes away in her sleep
MezziBanks is married to popular TV presenter, Jennifer Austin

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 5, 2021

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“Be Like Me” video with Shaq dancing to Popcaan goes viral
How dancehall artists can boost music streams
The six fundamental G’s of dancehall explained and analyzed

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 31, 2020

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“Legend” album from Bob Marley was (again) this year’s top reggae album
Shenseea was one of dancehall’s breakout artists of 2020
Some of Jamaica’s biggest stars now look to be leaving reggae

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 30, 2020

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Eboh Ozioma Goodnews (aka Queenie) says Tiwa Savage is her role model
The Guardian names 2020’s ten best global albums
Music in Africa lists their top African reggae songs of 2020

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 29, 2020

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Koffee’s “Lockdown” listed as one of the hundred best songs of 2020
Lady Saw ‘Marion Hall’ announces her dancehall return
Video of clash at club between Davido and Burna Boy hits the Internet

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 24, 2020

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Bob Marley and the Wailers sing “White Christmas”
Marcia Griffiths says Christmas 2020 should mean more family time
Shaggy talks about his new “Christmas in the Islands” album

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 23, 2020

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“Frenz” single from Spice quickly hits Number One on iTunes
How Afrobeats conquered the year of the plague
Superboy Cheque pulls in Davido and Wale for “Zoom” remix

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

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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.…

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.…

Reggae News You Can Use For December 16, 2020

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

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.…

Reggae News You Can Use For December 15, 2020

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

Bob Marley’s final tour chronicled in “Uprising Live”
Complexland 2020 featured Afrobeats radio channel curated by Empire
Vybz Kartel mural included in Cyberpunk 2077 video game

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 9, 2020

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Israeli-born Hanny Mesele is forging a name for herself in Dancehall
Mogream drops his debut Afrobeat single “Give Me Love”
Wizkid graces the cover of the Winter 2020 edition of Wonderland

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 8, 2020

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Gwen Stafani returns to reggae roots with “Let Me Reintroduce Myself” single
Sean Paul, Vybz Kartel, and Popcaan top Spotify’s dancehall streaming list for 2020
“Upward Spiral” is Blakkamoore’s fresh take on reggae and 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 December 4, 2020

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Davido tops the Breakthrough chart by adding 15 million monthly audio streams
Female dancehall artistes are easing their way into Afrobeats
Trinidad’s Khalif Greaves nominated as part of African Entertainment Awards

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