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Vershon & Govana Drops “Weh Dem Know Bout” Video

Vershon and Govana come through with the visuals for “Weh Dem Know Bout.”

The dancehall deejays teamed up on the new banger in March and since then its been doing so well that they decided to do a video. The cut was produced by Real Queffa Records, YGF Records, and Ridwaan Razak and featured Vershon and Govana trading bars over an authentic…

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Watch Sting and Shaggy Perform at Queen Elizabeth’s 92nd Birthday

Added by omar on April 24, 2018 at 10:35pm — No Comments

Mr. Vegas Breaks Down Why Vybz Kartel Never Win A Grammy and the Marley's WIN all the time

Mr. Vegas break down for us why Vybz Kartel never win a Grammy award.

It’s true that Vybz Kartel is one of the most prolific dancehall artists in the history of the genre, but it’s also true that he has never won a Grammy Award despite releasing a number of albums over his two decades career. Let’s also not for that…

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Added by omar on April 22, 2018 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Konshens & Raging Fyah Visit Caribbean Fever

Dancehall icon Konshens & reggae band Raging Fyah visit Caribbean Fever to play some new music. Check out the interview and their freestyle below:…

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Added by DJ Trends on April 17, 2018 at 11:00am — No Comments

Beenie Man Gets Hammered For Dissing Popcaan And His Mother {VIDEO}

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Beenie Man is feeling some heat for dissing Popcaan and his mother in a video that’s gone viral.

The dancehall legend was in Trinidad and Tobago last weekend with a few of dancehall acts like Shenseaa and Christopher Martin for a planned performance. In the below video clip, you can see Beenie Man taking a huge jab at Popcaan pretty much telling him to “s*ck his mother” Ms Rhona.…

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Added by omar on April 16, 2018 at 2:30am — No Comments

Ne-Yo Delves Into Dancehall And Reggae

Veteran R&B singer Ne-Yo seems to also be going down the dancehall and reggae path so many in the pop world have followed recently. The singer recently released “Push Back,” which sees him delving into the tropical sounds of dancehall and reggae alongside pop disruptor, Bebe Rexha and UK deejay Stefflon Don.

The song will be part of his new album, Good Man, due out on June 8th from Motown Records and…

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Added by Mico on April 12, 2018 at 3:57pm — No Comments

#RIP, Sean Paul Announces His Father's DEATH

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Sean Paul has confirmed that his father, Garth Henriques, has died.

The International reggae/dancehall star announced on Instagram moments ago that his father died on Thursday (May 24). In a statement issued to the media, Sean Paul thanked the doctors and nurses at the University Hospital of the West Indies…

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Added by Mico on April 12, 2018 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Beenie Man Epic Snub Of D’Angel Draws Criticism

Beenie Man snubbing D’Angel at her birthday bash last weekend is the biggest news in dancehall this week.

The below video clip of Been Man and his wife D’Angel went viral on social media. The short video shows the former flames performing at her birthday bash on Sunday night. Around midway the one-minute video you can…

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Added by omar on April 6, 2018 at 1:30am — No Comments

(AUDIO + VIDEO) CARIBBEAN FEVER EXCLUSIVE: Kabaka Pyramid Talks about where his name came from, His current place In Reggae and his up coming project

Kabaka Pyramid dropped by Caribbean Fever for the first time to tell about his humble beginnings in reggae, how he came up with his name and the state of crime and violence in Jamaica and how reggae music can hellp. Check out the full interview and video below:…

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Added by DJ Trends on April 2, 2018 at 11:30am — No Comments

Sister Nancy Salutes Jay-Z & Kanye West For Sampling Her Classic “Bam Bam” Track

Sister Nancy and her classic “Bam Bam” track has been sampled dozens of times in Hip-Hop music and beyond. In a recent interview, the Dancehall Reggae legend spoke about Jay-Z and Kanye West using the record for their respective songs while also capturing what she’s done over the course of her career.

In a delightful chat with NME, Dancehall’s first female deejay (aka rapper using the genre’s terms)…

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Added by Mico on March 28, 2018 at 3:33pm — No Comments

Jamaica’s Largest Music Festival Reggae Sumfest Announces 2018 Lineup

For over a quarter of a century as the Caribbean’s largest long-standing music festival, Reggae Sumfest returns to Montego Bay, Jamaica with a heavy-hitting artist lineup featuring the world’s top reggae and dancehall artists.

Friday night (July 20) is the ultimate dancehall takeover with…

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Added by Mico on March 28, 2018 at 3:06pm — No Comments

The increasing popularity of Dancehall in Africa

The rise of African reggae/dancehall artistes is a perfect example of the maxim that music is universal. Africa is home to multitude of artistes who fuse Afro-beat, rhythm and blues, reggae, and dancehall. One of them is Nigerian born Ledo, who recently spoke about the passion for dancehall music in her native country.

“Dancehall brings out the fire in me. R&B is…

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Added by Mico on March 28, 2018 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Freddie McGregor’s “Go Freddie Go” out on VP Records

Freddie McGregor’s “Go Freddie Go" out on VP Records
Legendary reggae icon, Freddie McGregor O.D. and CEO of Big Ship Music Inc., has emerged with new single “Go Freddie Go”.
 
The melodically rich song serves a musical testimony of Freddie’s lengthy and successful career. The first single off his upcoming album on VP Records, “Go Freddie Go” is sure to become a classic Reggae summer…
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Added by Mico on March 25, 2018 at 10:00pm — No Comments

Drake Fuels More Rumors About Buying Popcaan The Drop-Top Range

Drake has reignited rumors that he bought Popcaan his drop-top Range Rover Evoque.

In 2016, Popcaan created a shift in the industry by becoming the first dancehall artist to drive a convertible Range Rover. Rumors immediately began swirling that Drake was the one who bought the luxury SUV for the Unruly Boss. The car…

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Added by omar on March 25, 2018 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Ky-Mani Marley Drops Visuals For “Best Thing” {VIDEO}

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Added by omar on March 22, 2018 at 7:22pm — No Comments

[AUDIO + VIDEO] CARIBBEAN FEVER EXCLUSIVE: Spice Talks About Outgrowing Jamaica, Hiding Her Accent, Her Children + Much More

Spice stopped by Caribbean Fever to clear the air on many of theconversational things she has said recently, also to talk about being added to Love And Hip Hop and her new music. Check out the highlights of the interview below.

Spice Explains Why She Feels Like She Has Outgrown…

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Added by DJ Trends on March 21, 2018 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Ziggy Marley returns to Israel this summer

Ziggy Marley, the Rastafarian and inheritor of his father Bob Marley’s mantle of reggae music, returns to Israel this summer for his fourth official visit, and will perform two intimate concerts.

He will appear onJuly 31 at Barby Tel Aviv and August 1 at Zappa Shuni Amphiteater.

Marley, the eldest of his father’s seven children, has remained loyal to his reggae roots, since first learning to play at…

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Added by Mico on March 21, 2018 at 11:30am — No Comments

Popcaan Drops $100K For Kids To Go See Black Panther

Popcaan donated a $100,000 for kids from the Walker’s Place of Safety to watch Black Panther.

Black celebrities across the U.S. have been spending their own money to rent out theaters across the country for less fortunate kids to watch the hit movie Black Panther. Now local dancehall celebrities are also doing the same. Popcaan donated a $100,000 to an initiative launched by radio host Nikki Z to help kids…

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Added by Mico on March 21, 2018 at 11:25am — No Comments

Spice Already Gets Into A Fight On Love & Hip Hop Atlanta

Spice is the newest cast member of “Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta” and already she has gotten into a fight.

Vh1 has released the trailer for season 7 of Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta showing a drama-filled season ahead with some new faces and some veterans. Spice and Erica Mena are among the new faces…

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Added by DJ Trends on March 18, 2018 at 8:37pm — No Comments

Dancehall Fans Upset That Spice Says She "Outgrew" Jamaica

Spice is facing widespread criticisms for saying the reason she joined Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta is because she outgrew Jamaica.

VH1 is currently running promos for season seven of Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta and Spice is getting a lot of highlights being the newest cast member and the only dancehall…

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