How it all began, from Dogg to Lion, Snoop’s journey from gangster rap to rasta reggae. During a lone visist to Jamaica in February of 2012, one of the most iconic gangster rapper in hip-hop received a spiritual calling that would put him on a totally different path. See also: […]
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Hip Hop star Akon is no stranger to reggae/dancehall. The rapper, who has worked with the likes of Mavado, Vybz Kartel, Sizzla, Shabba Ranks and Sean Paul, recently announced that he will be releasing an all reggae album immediately after his upcoming LP “Stadium.” Akon caught the reggae fever during […]
Prolific dancehall star Busy Signal is gearing up to release his first roots reggae album Reggae Music Again. The 14-track album is schedule to hit store shelves on April 24th. In a press release Busy Signal described the album as “celebrating the uplifting spirit and tightly woven grooves that epitomize […]
Hip Hop star Akon was in Jamaica last weekend at the Tuff Gong Studio recording with Julian, Damian and Stephen Marley. On Saturday Akon hit up fans on Twitter revealing that he is in reggae land. “In Jamaica making history with Stephen, Damian, and Julian Marley! My brothers!!!! One Love.” […]
Italian-trained opera singer marie-claire follows her successful listening party in Dominica with an impressive performance at her recent launch of the dreamland project EP in Kingston Jamaica. The event took place Tuesday August 30th at the firelight gourmet vegan restaurant and was attended by colleagues in music and other well-wishers. […]
Japanese reggae musicians living in Jamaica are continuing their support earthquake victims with the recording of two new songs. Japan natives Jun Tochino and Yumiko ‘Yumi’ Gabe recently records new tracks “Matsushima” and “Starting Over” featuring several big names in reggae. Starting Over was written by international reggae artistes Triston […]
Ky-Mani Marley, the son of late King of reggae Bob Marley is reportedly in studio working on his upcoming album “Evolution of a Revolution.” Details on the album are sketchy, but reports are that the Grammy nominated artist is currently recording the songs for the album at the Tuff Gong […]