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.…

Reggae News You Can Use For June 11, 2021

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The Cavemen get major props from Wizkid: “I’m your biggest fan”
Cham talks to Flaunt about impact of Usain Bolt produced single “Lock Down”
Dirty Heads, Sublime with Rome, and SOJA to headline Cali Roots: Baja Sessions in Nov
Hardcore dancehall riddims making a full oomeback, says Sean Paul
NotNice says his mom set up his first meeting with Vybz Kartel

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 June 3, 2021

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Fireboy DML talks to Music In Africa about his growing fame
Forbes Africa’s 30 Under 30 list includes Wizkid, Burna Boy, Davido, and Mr Eazi
Soundtrack for “Fast & Furious 9” features Sean Paul and Konshens
Spice renews her partnership with Magnum Tonic Wine
Ziggy Marley awarded honorary doctorate from Medgar Evers College

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 11, 2021

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Beyonce and Wizkid get MTV Award nomination for “Brown Skin Girl”
Davido celebrates his ten years anniversary in the music industry
Etana strikes a balance between music and motherhood
Nakkia Gold and Wiz Khalifa remix “Justice (Get Up, Stand Up)” of Bob Marley
Nigerian Afrobeats record label Mavin launches music leadership program

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 27, 2021

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“Enjoyment” is the new single from rising Afrobeats star Jujuboy
Most followed African artiste on Instagram is officially Davido
New untitled single from Burna Boy teased on Twitter
Omar and the Eastern Power brings a Korean flavor to Afrobeat
Social media is going wild about “Oyinbo” kid singing Wizkid’s “Blessed”

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 March 30, 2021

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Koffee is the big winner at the 2021 NAACP Image Awards
Learn the backstory behind the Bob Marley call-to-action anthem “Get Up, Stand Up”
SiriusXM announces new Bob Marley streaming channel
West African afrobeat star Spicer Dabz releases new track “Champion”
Wizkid takes home NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Music Video/Visual 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 March 23, 2021

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Deluxe Edition of Protoje’s classic “In Search of Lost Time” album now available
Lee Scratch Perry celebrates his 85th birthday
Res Brothers release “Take It Back” reggae remix
“Tribute To Dancehall” collection from Adidas draws criticism
What Wizkid and Burna Boy Grammy wins mean for African music

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 15, 2021

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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 February 17, 2021

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Koffee marks her 21st birthday by posting three memorable baby pics
Sierra Nevada World Music Festival promotor Warren Smith has passed
Wizkid’s “Made In Lagos” hits 100 million streams in just over 100 days

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