Blood drive begins for Sean Paul's father
Jamaica Star Online
A blood drive has been planned for today to help with efforts to collect well-needed blood for Sean Paul's father, Garth Henriques. The Grammy-nominated artiste has teamed up with the National Blood Transfusion Service of Jamaica to put on today's ...
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Reggae Geel Announces First Names for 40th Anniversary 2018
Dancehall at its best! HAVANA MEETS KINGSTON brings the best artists of two of the world's most musical islands together. Already a legendary project, led by Australian producer Mista Savona, it promises a sound clash of the highest level that ...
The Green's Newest Album Reaches No. 1 on Billboard Reggae Chart
The Green's “Marching Orders” album recently debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Reggae Chart and reached another charting milestone as the album hit No. 15 on Billboard's Independent Release and No. 62 on Billboard's Top 200 Sales Chart. “Marching ...
Major Lazer & Sean Paul Announce 'Tip Pon It' Out Friday
How has it taken 10 years for Major Lazer and Sean Paul to come together on a track? It's such an a-ha moment, and it comes to a head Friday, April 20. Diplo, Jillionaire and Walshy Fire are gonna "Tip Pon It" with the master MC, and the teaser clip ...
No Grammy, No Cry: Female Reggae & Dancehall Artists Talk Challenges and Victories
As the opening act on Samoan-American reggae artist J Boog's Love Over Everything tour, Jamaican singer Etana celebrated the release of her fifth album, Reggae Forever, on International Women's Day (March 8), the same day the LOE tour hit New York City ...
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Italian artist Alborosie headlines night of reggae
Tahoe Daily Tribune
This is the weekend for reggae, as Italian musician and performer Alborosie is set to jam on South Shore. "Real name Alberto D'Ascola, the Sicilian with the long dreadlocks is more than just a singer. He's also a gifted musician, arranger and producer ...
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Weekend music picks: Irie vibes at Austin Reggae Fest, the Big Squeeze and a Bowie Tribute – austin360 (blog)
Weekend music picks: Irie vibes at Austin Reggae Fest, the Big Squeeze and a Bowie Tribute
Friday-Sunday: Austin Reggae Fest at Auditorium Shores. Austin's annual spring fling, which turns 25 this year, has adopted the slogan “What unity in the community sounds like,” which is appropriate. The fest draws one of the most diverse crowds we see ...
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Reggae is like heartbeat, says Indian musician campaigning for the autistic community
The 40-year-old, however, helms Reggae Mars, an 'artivist' musical group endeavoring to spread awareness about various social issues. What drew him to reggae, says the musician who swears by Bob Marley and Jimmy Cliff, was “the aggression of the genre ...
Sting says cultural appropriation is 'ugly' term as he launches ...
Sting has said the phrase "cultural appropriation" is "ugly", as he launches a new reggae album with Jamaican musician and singer Shaggy. Their perhaps unlikely partnership has raised eyebrows, and some argue that singing reggae when you are not of ...
Sting upset by cultural appropriation accusations, making reggae music 'feels authentic to me'CANOE
Music Review: Sting and Shaggy collaborate on sunny reggae albumThe Mainichi
Sting rejects 'cultural appropriation' claims as he releases reggae album with ShaggyiNews
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Did Bruce Springsteen attend the Austin Reggae Festival?
Did you know Bruce Springsteen attended the Austin Reggae Festival in 2000? At least that's the rumor. “He was playing a show at the Erwin Center on Monday and we're pretty certain he showed up at the event, incognito, walked around a little bit,” said ...