Reggae News You Can Use For October 19, 2021

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Bad Gal Lanae, Honey Milan and Moyann listed as next gen dancehall stars
“Forbidden Feelingz” is Nia Archives single inspired by 90s jungle and reggae
Herbie Miller recalls Peter Tosh as “no ordinary man”
NME creates the story of Afrobeats via 20 seminal songs
Wizkid and Damian Marley participate in Rolling Stone’s “Musicians on Musicians” series

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 15, 2021

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“Dynamite” single will re-unite Australian superstar Sia with Sean Paul
Ffurious has high hopes for his new single “Clean and Fresh”
Jamaican Drum ‘n’ Bass duo HeavyWeight Rockaz release self-titled debut album
Mento Buru haunts fans with “Skalloween” holiday release
Wizkid’s “Essence” is first-ever Nigerian Top 10 song on Billboard Hot 100

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 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 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 August 24, 2021

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Elaine and others reveal why African artists are poised “to claim our spot”
Fireboy DML lists his top five tips for putting together an Afrobeat hit
Liverpool set to unveil Bob Marley statue on Thursday, September 9
Smash crossover success of Wizkid’s “Essence” release analyzed by Billboard
UB40 founding member, saxophonist Brian Travers dead at 62

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 20, 2021

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Fireboy DML release video for his hit single “Peru” produced by Shizzi
Jimmy Cliff talks to the Irish Times about his legendary reggae career
Link & Chain drops their third album, a mere 30 years after their first release
Wizkid and Burna Boy both nominated for prestigious BreakTudo Awards in Brazil
Tallup has transitioned from a dancer to a mainstay of the dancehall scene

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 16, 2021

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Collie Buddz fall tour kicks off August 17 in Ocean City, Maryland
Miami-based KHXOS drops his new Afrobeat-flavored single “Runaway”
The Mighty Diamond are reggae’s longest running act ever
Shenseea confirms that she will be part of H.E.R.’s

Reggae News You Can Use For August 10, 2021

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Koffee’s “Rapture Song” certified silver in UK with 200,000+ total sales
Rebelution kicks off their summer tour with sold out California shows
Rolling Stone talks to Jimmy Cliff about his inspirational new single “Human Touch”
Usain Bolt says that anything that Vybz Kartel does “is just gold”
Wizkid’s November 28 show at O2 Arena in London sells out in 12 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 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 July 19, 2021

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Azeez Fusigboye (aka Fusi Hype) showcases his dynamic Afrobeats playlist to the world
Far Out magazine offers “A Brief History of Reggae”
Shenseea releases 90s dancehall inspired single “Run Run” from her debut album
Styled E drops “The Plan,” featuring R&B singer TJ Elewe Ukwu
WizKid & Burna Boy to headline New Lost In Riddim Afrobeats Festival in Sacramento

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 8, 2021

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2021 tour of North American announced by Wizkid
Matt Doyle to become the new lead singer for UB40
Popcaan ends his audio hiatus with gritty new song “Find Dem”
Reggae record from the UK label sue Chris Brown for copyright infringement
Tarrus Riley releases reggae version “Heartbreak Anniversary” by Giveon

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 29, 2021

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Duncan Campbell announces his retirement from UB40 following seizure 
Kabaka Pyramid, Busy Signal and Keznamdi featured on new Rebelution album
Konshens gets music credit on blockbuster F9 film
Wizkid celebrates 10 years of music super-stardom
Ziggy Marley and H.E.R.

Reggae News You Can Use For June 24, 2021

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DancehallMag covers Nicki Minaj’s five top Caribbean collaborations
Jimmy Cliff talks to Jamaica Observer about the country’s struggling film industry
Patoranking’s sizzling new single is titled “Celebrate Me”
Pitchfork gives high marks to the new Angélique Kidjo album “Mother Nature”
Wizkid receives his Grammy trophy for “Brown Skin Girl”

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.…