Post Tagged with: "Shaggy"

Machel Montano, Shaggy, Jah Cure Headline IRAWMA Celebration

Machel Montano, Shaggy, Jah Cure Headline IRAWMA Celebration

Plans are underway for the staging of the highly anticipated 30th celebration of the International Reggae and World Music Awards (IRAWMA) in Trinidad and Tobago. The ceremony, which will be held at the National Academy for Performing Arts on Saturday May 28th, will some of the region top artists in […]

by May 17, 2011 0 comments News
Alaine Releases New Single “Tahrir Square” [Audio]

Alaine Releases New Single “Tahrir Square” [Audio]

Singer/songwriter Alaine has a knack for effectively translating her feelings and emotions into song. Her latest effort Tahrir Square is another such recording. Inspired by the recent events in Cairo, Egypt, Alaine said she was deeply moved by the images that she saw. ‚ÄúThousands of people gathered in Tahrir Square […]

by May 5, 2011 0 comments News
New Video: Shaggy ft. Mavado – Girlz Dem Luv We

New Video: Shaggy ft. Mavado – Girlz Dem Luv We

Dancehall heavyweights Shaggy and Mavado release the video for their hit collaboration “Girlz Dem Luv We.” Urban Islandz Ratings: A Watch video below and let us know if its Hot or Not.

by April 22, 2011 0 comments Feature, News, Videos
Shaggy Talks His Charitable Ambitions And Commercial Success [Video]

Shaggy Talks His Charitable Ambitions And Commercial Success [Video]

Apart from the likes of Bob Marley, Shaggy is perhaps the most commercially successful reggae artist. Shaggy, who is the recipient of this year’s Friends Of Jamaica award, told Peter Bailey of NBC Nitecap that his involvement with charity in Jamaica is by “chance.” “Everything is by accident, its just […]

by April 21, 2011 0 comments Feature, News, Videos
Shaggy Honoured With International Humanitarian Award

Shaggy Honoured With International Humanitarian Award

URBAN ISLANDZ NEWS: Reggae/Dancehall artiste Shaggy was honoured on the weekend for his humanitarian work. Shaggy, whose real name is Orville Burrell, was awarded the 2011 ‘International Humanitarian Award’ by the American Friends of Jamaica at their 7th Annual Peacock Soiree held at Jungle Island, Miami Florida on Saturday. The […]

by April 12, 2011 0 comments Feature, News
Gyptian, Damian Marley, Machel Montano Leads IRAWMA Awards

Gyptian, Damian Marley, Machel Montano Leads IRAWMA Awards

The list of nominees for the International Reggae and World Music Awards (IRAWMA) are in and some of the biggest names in the region will be given an award come May 28th. Last year hottest international Reggae star Gyptian, leads the list of nominees with eight nods, while Soca King […]

by March 25, 2011 0 comments Feature, News, Top Stories
New Music: Shaggy – Wave [Audio]

New Music: Shaggy – Wave [Audio]

Reggae/dancehall star Shaggy drop a new single dubbed “Wave” on “The Party vibe Riddim.” Peep track below and leave feedback in comments.

by March 25, 2011 0 comments Music
Shaggy & Pitbull Drop “Fire Up (Forget The Recession)”

Shaggy & Pitbull Drop “Fire Up (Forget The Recession)”

Reggae/dancehall artist Shaggy has teamed up with latin hip hop act Pitbull to drop a new track called Fire Up (Forget The Recession). The track which was done on a latin dance beat is getting some rave reviews both locally in Jamaica and over seas. Peep the new track below […]

by March 16, 2011 0 comments Feature, Music