dancehall reggae music news videos artists mix top ten podcast Download
Random header image... Refresh for more!

Category — Reggae News

Madhouse Records Catalog On Itunes

Finally…. If you are a Dave Kelly junky you are probably jumping up and down right now. Dave Kelly, the original Genius is releasing his catalog along with his brother Tony Kelly’s catalog to iTunes & Amazon. If you know little about the Kelly brothers they are responsible for a bulk of the classic dancehall & reggae music between 1990 & 2006. They crafted an endless list of classic songs for Buju Banton, Terror Fabulous, Baby Cham, Sean Paul, Bounty Killer & Beenie Man…..

Further details @ The Wickedest Time & Dancehall Mobi

December 7, 2009   No Comments

Black Ryno & Kartel On “The Movie Star”

September 2, 2009   No Comments

Guyana Says “No” to Mavado!

Mavado Smoking

Deejays Bounty Killer and Mavado, has been banned from entering the Guyana, the country’s Home Affairs Minister Clement Rohee, said yesterday.

A report from the Caribbean Media Corporation (CMC), quoted Rohee as saying that Bounty Killer, whose real name is Rodney Price, is known for his lyrics glorifying guns and bashing gays while Mavado is a security risk.

Visit the Jamaican Star for the full report.

December 11, 2008   1 Comment

Reggae Cover Art

I Am The Gorgon over at Flickr has scanned 200 old school reggae album covers. Check it out it’s some pretty interesting stuff.

Love the vibe? Check out One Drop Radio: The bi-weekly podcast

October 14, 2008   1 Comment

Heavy D Scores with #2 Reggae Album on iTunes

Don’t call it a comeback — more like a return to the righteous roots that nurtured him. Legendary Heavy D, (Dwight Myers) has found himself with one of the country’s hottest new reggae albums, Vibes, released on his own Stride Ent. Label and distributed by Universal Music executives’ Monte and and Avery Lipman’s UMG brainchild, Federal Distribution, in conjunction with UMG owned subsidiary Fontana Distribution. Renowned record executive Jordan Katz is overseeing Federal Distribution and the rollout for Vibes.

Hev’s new album currently owns the #2 spot on the iTunes Reggae chart. Propelled by the top-requested single and digital favorite, “Long Distance Girlfriend,” the album has become a mainstay of Reggae playlists after only a month of release. Currently, the new album is available in digital-only format. The physical album will be released on December 16th across the U.S. “The aptly named ‘Vibes’ has wonderful music and lyrics that will take Hev’s fans and new listeners on a beautiful journey from start to finish,” stated Mr. Katz.

For the full story [Market Watch]

October 14, 2008   No Comments