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50 Cent Samples Sizzla’s Classic “Solid As A Rock” [Audio]

50 Cent Samples Sizzla’s Classic “Solid As A Rock” [Audio]

G-Unit rapper 50 Cent is the latest mega hip-hop star to sample a reggae/dancehall classic. The rap mogul used the intro of Sizzla’s classic “Solid As A Rock” on his latest single “You Will Never Take My Crown,” off his new mixtape Murder By Numbers. Sizzla released the chart topping […]

by July 26, 2012 2 comments Music, News, Top Stories
Jah Cure – That Girl [New Music]

Jah Cure – That Girl [New Music]

Reggae crooner Jah Cure drop a new single “That Girl,” off his label Iyah Cure Music Limited label. The single is the first project off Cure’s Iyah Cure label. According to Jah Cure, he is venturing into the production aspect of the music business to broaden his scope. “I am […]

by July 26, 2012 5 comments Music, News, Top Stories
Busy Signal – Next One [New Music]

Busy Signal – Next One [New Music]

Dancehall star Busy Signal is keeping is fans happy with a new single “Next One,” off the Bad Stench Riddim. Lyrics: As da party ya done Mi gone a di next one Hot head hot head mi an di turf gang Yo mad mi naan left Indian Pure gal want […]

by July 26, 2012 1 comment Music, Non
Reggae Singer Lady Lex Links With Donsome Records

Reggae Singer Lady Lex Links With Donsome Records

West London based reggae singer Lady Lex is the latest addition to the roster of acts under the Donsome Records label. The talented singer, who has been heavily influenced by music from an early age, says she grew up listening to all different genres of music from Jazz, to Blues, […]

by July 26, 2012 0 comments News
Snoop Dogg Is Now Snoop Lion, Drop First Reggae Single “La La La”

Snoop Dogg Is Now Snoop Lion, Drop First Reggae Single “La La La”

Last Friday West Coast rap icon Snoop Dogg announced his new alter ego, Snoop Lion, and drop his first reggae single “La La La,” off his upcoming reggae album Reincarnated. The Major Lazer-produced single features Snoop Lion deejaying over a traditional reggae beat, with singer Jovi Rockwell providing some vocals. […]

by July 25, 2012 11 comments Feature, News, Top Stories
MUSIC: GQ – No Lie (Freestyle) [Rihanna Brother]

MUSIC: GQ – No Lie (Freestyle) [Rihanna Brother]

Rihanna’s younger brother Rorrey Fenty, whose stage name is GQ, is pushing forward with his music career. The aspiring rapper, who is trying to follow in his big sister’s footstep release a new freestyle track “No Lie,” off his upcoming mixtape, due in September. Peep track below.

by July 25, 2012 0 comments Music, Non
Oprah To Interview Rihanna On “Oprah’s Next Chapter” [Video]

Oprah To Interview Rihanna On “Oprah’s Next Chapter” [Video]

For the first time in her career, Rihanna will sit down one-on-one with media mogul Oprah Winfrey in a special episode of Oprah’s Next Chapter, to be aired on her the Oprah Winfrey Network OWN. Oprah travels with Rihanna to her native Barbodos where she opens up about growing up […]

by July 25, 2012 0 comments Celebrity, News, Videos
Ninja Man Blast Beenie Man Over Shabba Comments, “Yo Too Badmind”

Ninja Man Blast Beenie Man Over Shabba Comments, “Yo Too Badmind”

Veteran dancehall deejay Ninja Man has stepped forward to defend Shabba Ranks after being snubbed by Beenie Man in a recent interview. In a recent interview with Anthony Miller of ER, Beenie Man insinuate that any other dancehall artistes could have gotten similar support to what Shabba Ranks got last […]

by July 25, 2012 18 comments Feature, News, Top Stories