Top 5 2017 Occurrences In Dancehall

The year in Jamaican music has been rather eventful, as usual. From a myriad of success stories to inevitable controversies, this year in Jamaican music was rather eventful to say the least. Here’s our top 5 moments that made 2017 a year we’ll forever cherish in our memories. Latest News

Why Spice is winning in Dancehall

With killer vocals, crazy dances and talented dancers, Team Spice had an extremely successful 2017. However, Spice has been progressively successful throughout the years, and must be commended for her work ethic. Latest News

Who deserves the Grammy Reggae Album of the Year?

Looking back, the year 2017 was a good year for Jamaican music, especially Reggae. The Chronology and Stony Hill albums were the two major albums of the year, the former written and co-produced by young reggae superstar Jamar ‘Chronixx’ McNaughton and the latter written by reggae icon Damian ‘Junior Gong’ Marley. Latest News

Naomi Cowan readies her vision #Jamaica2030

“I want to carry on my family’s legacy, and it is not necessarily from a financial point of view. I have seen the experiences and the work my parents have done, and I believe that with excellence, more persons will notice and the brand will become more widespread,” – Naomi Cowan. Latest News

Ce’Cile gets sultry on ‘Never Been Loved’ with Max Stone

Never Been Loved is the new single by the uniquely talented performer and songwriter Max Stone, who you might recognise as the X-Factor finalist who was determined to only perform the music he loved. He covered Bob Marley’s No Woman No Cry  and Turn Your Lights Down Low gaining him an impressive new fanbase and recognised […]

BOB MARLEY AND THE WAILERS: The Ultimate Illustrated History

The new book, BOB MARLEY AND THE WAILERS: The Ultimate Illustrated History (Voyageur Press, September 1, 2017 / US $ 35) documents the Jamaican legends’ crucial role in establishing reggae’s global popularity and  enduring influence with socially conscious lyrics that made Marley a global symbol of pride and justice.  Latest News

New Bob Marley Autopsy Documentary

Watch this new documentary: Autopsy – The Last Hours Of… Bob Marley”A documentary series that reveals the truth behind the controversial deaths of global icons and people whose untimely deaths were surrounded by scandal and intense media attention.” Latest News

Chris Brown flexes Dancehall prowess with Konshens

Dancehall, the difficult to quantify and forever shape-shifting genre, finds Konshens consistently evolving with its sound yet remaining true to his core fanbase. With a little over a year since its debut, his single Bruk Off grabs an irresistible remix from RnB crooner Chris Brown. Latest News

Protoje’s Blood Money Begs No Pardons

Every now and then, there comes a song that helps make sense of the world around us. Even if just for a minute, the song transports its listeners into the depths of an artiste’s mind and soul, giving a voice to far too frequently unspoken, muffled or suppressed thoughts and beliefs. Latest News

Courtney John returns with ‘Strangers’

Meet Courtney John, the lovers rocker, that enigmatic, rare artist who comes along every once in a while, with uniqueness that simply radiates. His peers have called him a modern-day Slim Smith; some say he’s like a young Eddie Kendrick’s or even Curtis Mayfield.  Latest News

Jah9 feels irie on new single

Jah9 has kicked of 2016, the year of 9 (2+0+1+6=9), with a slew of new music and videos. The “Jazz On Dub” empress just revealed a captivating visual of her beautiful homeland for her song “Feeling Irie”.  The video, directed by Samo Kush-I, was shot in the Portland parish – boasting lush vegetation, beautiful beaches […]

Rototom Sunsplash 2016 Day 7: Friend’s night!

The day after Manu Chao’s sold out everyone was amazed, this 2016 edition already brought in Spain more than the usual 250’000 people and we still had to listen to many other artists. In a place like Rototom whoever comes must be aware of the festival’s hugeness and that live music starts at 8.30pm to […]