The 2018 Grammys will take place in New York, USA, on January 28, 2018 and all eyes are on the Reggae category. Overall, it has been a great year for reggae music, and for many artistes, like Sizzla and Charlie Blacks, who have both been on record-breaking projects. There are also reggae-inspired songs on the top projects of the year in other Grammy categories, including Bam on… Continue
Added by Mico on January 19, 2018 at 2:23pm —
Mijanne Webster (left) and singer Diana King in performance at a previous gig.
SONGBIRD Diana King is singing a new tune.
The singer used social media to announce her marriage to local violinist Mijanne Webster last Friday.
According to her post, she said making the big day…
Added by omar on January 19, 2018 at 4:00am —
Usher taps dancehall power producer Don Corleone for his new single “Pressure.”
The link-up between the R&B singer and the producer was put together by producer Rico Love, according to Don Corleone. The two met for the first time at the famous AfterMaster Recording & Mastering Studios in Hollywood, CA. “I got a call from Rico Love (an American producer) one night asking me if I… Continue
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Added by omar on January 15, 2018 at 3:30pm —
The Worl’Boss gave the Subkonshus a big shout-out on his birthday and some fans are calling for the two dancehall giants to drop that long-awaited collaboration. Last week, Kartel celebrated his 42nd birthday and Konshens gave both him and Sean Paul and BD shout-out on Instagram. “Month full a GIANT and KINGS!! Blessed strong [Sean Paul] an belated blessinz [Vybz Kartel],” the “Realest Song” deejay…
Added by omar on January 15, 2018 at 3:28pm —
Ding Dong is thankful for a major endorsement from Usain Bolt on the global stage.
The fastest man in history, Usain Bolt, was at CES 2018 this week when he did an interview with CNET. Among the many things he spoke about was music where he listed a few of the local dancehall artists that he has been listening to. Bolt, who is a longtime fan of Vybz Kartel, says Ding Dong is one of his current favorite… Continue
Added by Mico on January 15, 2018 at 1:21pm —
Bob Marley’s grandson Skip Marley joins the lineup of this year’s Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival.
Skip is billed for day one of the annual music festival which usually pulls a massive crowd to Coachella Valley in mid-April. This show is set to take place on the weekend’s of April 13th to 15th and 20th to 22nd. This year’s Coachella is headline by Eminem, Beyonce, and hot new rapper Cardi B. Last… Continue
Added by Mico on January 15, 2018 at 1:12pm —
Vybz Kartel and Popcaan have not made peace despite some recent reporting.
The self-proclaim Worl’Boss celebrated his 42nd birthday on Sunday and a number of his past and current allies took the timeout to wish him a happy birthday on social media. We saw artists like Popcaan, Sean Kingston, Tommy Lee Sparta, Spice, and NotNice post images of Kartel while sending birthday greetings his way.… Continue
Added by Mico on January 9, 2018 at 9:53pm —
Welcome to the Caribbean Fever Dancehall/Reggae Top 10 of 2017. This is a compilation of the top 10 dancehall/reggae songs compiled from charts from all over the world, song that you party to in the night club, download and stream from the internet. Listen to the… Continue
Added by DJ Trends on January 9, 2018 at 12:30am —
Could 2018 be the year that both Vybz Kartel and Buju Banton gets released from prison?
Reggae/dancehall fans have been crying for their freedom, but will their cries be heard this year? We know for sure that at least one of the two Jamaican music icons will be released this year. Buju Banton release date is set for November this year after getting a few months reprieve in his 10-year sentence. On the other… Continue
Added by Mico on January 7, 2018 at 5:43pm —
Vybz Kartel delivered his first single of the new year “My Boo.”
At the end of last year, we saw a flurry of new music from the incarcerated deejay after his fans complained over the summer that they aren’t getting enough new music from the Worl’Boss. His representatives told us that 2018 will be a big year for Vybz Kartel with a new album and a plenty solo singles coming. “My Boo” is the first of many more… Continue
Added by Mico on January 7, 2018 at 5:31pm —
In a move that should probably be contextualised by the fact he smokes around 81 blunts a day, Snoop Dogg has declared that he is giving up hip hop and launching a gospel career.
He told Billboard that 2018 will the year he enters the gospel genre as he prepares for a major rebrand.
"I have always wanted to try Gospel," he said. "This may surprise some people but… Continue
Added by Mico on January 7, 2018 at 5:27pm —
According to Shauna Chyn, her romance with Gully Bop was just for the camera as they weren't actually dating. She claims it was only a publicity stunt designed by his management team.
Chyn says the plan which was structured as a 'nothing to something' success story was going great… Continue
Added by DJ Trends on January 6, 2018 at 12:40pm —
LA Lewis is claiming that Sizzla has a hit out on his head.
Perhaps these two dancehall artists should make peace before someone gets seriously hurt or killed. Last weekend, LA Lewis posted a video on Facebook telling his fans that he was attacked by some of Sizzla goons who brandish guns in his face… Continue
Added by DJ Trends on January 6, 2018 at 12:37pm —
Popcaan and Aidonia have reportedly fallout and Masicka has everything to do with it.
The Unruly Boss and the 4th Genna leader have been close friends for years and regularly supported each other’s events and often performed on the same shows. Sources with direct knowledge of both deejay’s inner… Continue
Added by DJ Trends on January 6, 2018 at 12:36pm —
Harry Toddler is the latest dancehall artist to fall victim to the crime wave gripping Jamaica.
Following the murder of two dancehall artists in recent weeks, former Scare Dem Crew deejay Harry Toddler was robbed at gunpoint over the holidays. The artist broke the news on social media last weekend… Continue
Added by DJ Trends on January 6, 2018 at 12:33pm —
Wyclef Jean is a big fan of Vybz Kartel and here is why he has so much respect for the incarcerated dancehall icon.
Clef is currently in Jamaica for the upcoming Shaggy and Friends benefit concert this weekend in Kingston. But before he graced the stage, he had a sit down with Winford… Continue
Added by DJ Trends on January 6, 2018 at 12:31pm —
A few hours after millions of New Yorkers watched the ball drop in Times Square, Manhattan, on what was the second-coldest New Year's eve celebration on record in 100 years, veteran reggae crooner Freddie McGregor, brought fireworks and a burst of Jamaican sunshine, to warm hearts at the New Year's Eve Black and White Ball held at the Resort World Casino New York City.
"Happy New Year!" McGregor said, as he… Continue
Added by Mico on January 4, 2018 at 2:58pm —
Shaggy and Wyclef Jean took the stage together last weekend at Stone Love Anniversary concert 2017.
The former Fugees frontman is currently in Jamaica for a big performance at the upcoming benefit concert Shaggy & Friends set for January 6 on the lawns of Jamaica House in Kingston. The show saw an all-star lineup including performances from I-Octane, Mavado, Sizzla, and Aidonia. During his set, Shaggy… Continue
Added by Mico on January 3, 2018 at 4:35pm —