Reggae From Around The World. Catch the Vibes!
Fans of self-contained band Earthkry were left disenchanted when amid their latest US tour, Keyboard player Phillip Mcfarlane, drummer Kieron Cunningham, bass guitarist Kamardo Blake and lead vocalist/guitarist Aldayne Haughton announced the cancellation of their dates as the world locked down due to impact of the novel coronavirus…Continue
Added by Malaika Lepine - MPR CONSULTING on February 24, 2021 at 10:50am — No Comments
On Valentine's Day, music luminary Shinehead (@kingston12hifi @original_shinehead) dropped the long awaited "The Makings of You" single. The powerhouse release, which caused ramblings amongst Reggae music lovers far and wide when teased a few months ago by select DJs, is another fine musical union of Shinehead and the legendary…Continue
Added by Malaika Lepine - MPR CONSULTING on February 20, 2021 at 8:24am — No Comments
On the heels of his poignant and powerful "House On Fire" single, musician and songwriter Olaide Banks delivers yet another meaningful tune to the soundtracks of our lives, with musical foresight on his new song "Wisdom…Continue
Added by Malaika Lepine - MPR CONSULTING on February 15, 2021 at 2:30pm — No Comments
GRAMMY award-winning artist Gramps Morgan has recently released the music video for ‘’Runaway Bay’’, Directed by Gareth Cobran and shot in Runaway Bay, Jamaica, the visuals for the video highlights the breathtaking scenery and contagious positive spirit of the local community.
Set on a laid back piano vocal,…
Added by Malaika Lepine - MPR CONSULTING on February 8, 2021 at 7:42am — No Comments
Armed with an arsenal of multi-platinum hits in his discography, 6 times GRAMMY luminary Sean Paul knows how to deliver the hits, and such is the intent with his newest release "Swiss Cheese Riddim" produced by Dutty Rock Productions, the label owned and founded by the music icon himself.
Sean who has…
Added by Malaika Lepine - MPR CONSULTING on December 1, 2020 at 8:24am — No Comments
As the holiday season is upon us, Holiday cheers are needed now more than ever as we collectively have experienced a year like no other. Thankfully amid the serious chaos of the world, music has been an outlet to ease the mind and soul, and GRAMMY Award-Winning Artist Gramps Morgan is doing just that, gifting us with words of hope…Continue
Added by Malaika Lepine - MPR CONSULTING on November 25, 2020 at 7:26am — No Comments
His first LP in 6 years, the legendary Nigerian singer has delivered an impressive 15-track project that sees him take center stage of his rock solid artistry with no guest features. For Timaya faithfuls, "GRATITUDE" brings a heightened level of experience of the goodness that the…Continue
Added by Malaika Lepine - MPR CONSULTING on November 17, 2020 at 10:46am — No Comments
Tribal Seeds, the award-winning band will release on Friday November 20, their new album Live: The 2020 Sessions, recorded live during the heyday of the Quarantine. During three consecutive days, the band performed just for the cameras, in a private venue with no audience capturing the whole thing on video and audio, and the…Continue
Added by Malaika Lepine - MPR CONSULTING on November 17, 2020 at 7:00am — No Comments
Born and raised on the beautiful island of Anguilla, son to reggae luminary Bankie Banks, and then moving to Texas in his formative years to make a home in Houston, look no further than the latter's foundation, as well as his eclectic musical influences of Third World Band, Ben Harper, Tracy Chapman, Israel Houghton and his own…Continue
Added by Malaika Lepine - MPR CONSULTING on November 16, 2020 at 6:15am — No Comments
When it comes to Reggae and Dancehall music and culture, it can often be hard for artists outside of Jamaica to find success. But this did not ring true for U.S. based Badda General, aka Omari Lawrence, in any shape or form. The amazing talent has defied the odds, setting dancehall ablaze with his fully loaded debut album "Money App…Continue
Added by Malaika Lepine - MPR CONSULTING on November 10, 2020 at 11:44am — No Comments
Where Cannabis was once looked down by mainstream as a get-a-way drug, or negative connotation by being associated with Rasta and Hippies, this past few years has seen the Marijuana industry explode and the global total cannabis market valued at an estimated to $344 billion USD.
From recreational use to the…
Added by Malaika Lepine - MPR CONSULTING on November 4, 2020 at 7:19am — No Comments
Longevity and consistency are what defines icons. Morgan Heritage are a true testament of the latter as the band celebrates over two decades in the music business in a series of many music celebrations to come. The multi-GRAMMY luminaries have delivered a musical gift with the re-release of their Family & Friends Vol.1 with an…Continue
Added by Malaika Lepine - MPR CONSULTING on October 5, 2020 at 6:23pm — No Comments
There's exciting news buzzing for the brand new reality series "Carib Life ATL" from Executive Producer Damon "Bware" Vanzant! Following in the footsteps of his mother, Reality TV star and literary giant Iyanla Vanzant, Damon Vanzant has inked a deal with One Caribbean Television for the new reality series "Carib Life ATL."…Continue
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From socially charged tracks like "System Set" to serenades of "Naturally" and life's mantras like "Like A King", Omari Banks pride's himself in a diverse and multi-faceted discography that reflects every-day life.
On his latest offering, Omari teamed up with Jamaican multi-instrumentalist and producer Ottmar…
Added by Malaika Lepine - MPR CONSULTING on September 28, 2020 at 12:43pm — No Comments
GRAMMY nominated Sizzla is displaying his versatility with the release of his new MILLION TIMES album. Released via Zabogaubhi Music and Kalonji Music, and co-produced by Michael Fairman, Miguel Collins and G-Mac, the reggae star's latest music offering consists of twelve tracks dedicated to the ladies.
Added by Malaika Lepine - MPR CONSULTING on September 23, 2020 at 8:53am — No Comments
Red-hot Dancehall talent Shawn Ice and Reggae and Dancehall's "Globe Boss" I-Octane have teamed up for "Times Like These," a song which can easily be hailed as Dancehall's most inspirational contribution this year. Behind the sonically appealing single is popular production duo Platinum Kids and Studio 91 Records.
Added by Malaika Lepine - MPR CONSULTING on September 15, 2020 at 11:40am — No Comments
Popular Pop group ALKILADOS joins reggae star KY-MANI MARLEY, on their upcoming track “BESOS DE LIMÓN," a song that undoubtedly will become one of the most important collaborations of the Colombian group in their musical career.
“BESOS DE LIMÓN” previously came to fruition when the band was on tour in Miami. CARLOS ARIEL…
Added by Malaika Lepine - MPR CONSULTING on September 11, 2020 at 10:55am — No Comments
The term “badman” has constantly evolved in its reggae/dancehall rooted meaning to now depict the sublime nature of a person’s lifestyle and street credibility. This word makes up the first half of Ugochukwu Nwachukwu’s uncommon moniker, representing his Afro-Jamaican dipped persona.
He is, however, a full-blooded Nigerian…
Added by Malaika Lepine - MPR CONSULTING on September 4, 2020 at 1:01pm — No Comments
Most of the world has come to a standstill. Yet, St. Mary, Jamaica's homegrown Dancehall artist Shawn Ice is making moves. The amazing talent, who was once a struggling student racking up more than 15 school suspensions, has converted his early adversities to success. Much to his credit and a far cry from his…Continue
Added by Malaika Lepine - MPR CONSULTING on August 27, 2020 at 10:53am — No Comments
2020 has been one of the most turbulent and uncertain years in recent history for the people of the world. With the spread of covid 19 around the globe, rioting and social unrest, totalitarian measures being implemented by governments, people are wondering where the truth is in the constant bombardment of mainstream media.…Continue
Added by Malaika Lepine - MPR CONSULTING on August 13, 2020 at 7:56am — No Comments