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Tag Archives: dancehall

  1. RENNY BLAZES WITH “PON DI RR”

    Fresh faced reggae artiste Renny created waves in the dancehall when his talent was showcased on the Magnum Kings & Queens of Dancehall competition in 2012. He gained 3rd position on the popular Jamaican talent show and a vast following, hungry to know his full potential. “It’s been a great experience so far, being with […]

    October 24, 2013MusicNo comments
  2. “Grand Theft Auto V” Game Boasts Impressive Dancehall/Reggae Radio Station Fea. Kartel, Konshens & More

    The highly anticipated latest installment in Rockstar Games “Grand Theft Auto V,” was released September 17th to record breaking sells that have surpassed $800 million in just 24 hours. The popular game set in modern day Los Santos and Blaine County, San Andreas and its surrounding countryside, has always been known for boasting an eclectic […]

    September 19, 2013GamesNo comments
  3. MR. VEGAS LINKS WITH 106 & PARK BEFORE EUROPEAN TOUR

    High flying dancehall artiste Mr. Vegas on Friday (August 30) to appear on the BET hit show 106 & Park. Mr. Vegas, who is basking in the attention since the release of Standing on the Sun, his collab with R&B Superstar Beyonce, says the appearance is another step in continuing his musical journey, “This is […]

    August 24, 2013Music, TravelNo comments
  4. BEYONCE IS “STANDING ON THE SUN” WITH MR. VEGAS

    International megastar Beyonce has gone Dancehall with her latest single Standing on the Sun by collaborating with Dancehall Superstar Mr. Vegas. The new track, which is a Reggae SOS mix of the original song, has kept tongues wagging as it is a prime candidate for the first single off her yet to be released album. […]

    August 12, 2013Events, MusicNo comments
  5. RDX Overcomes Barbados Soca Mass Rejection Of Dancehall Infusion At Crop-Over Festival.

    This past year has been a whirlwind of touring for Dancehall Duo RDX as they have been performing to sold out venues around the world. Recently making their debut performance at “The Greatest Show On Earth: Reggae Sumfest“, RDX headed straight to Trinidad for SUNSPLASH 2013 for another round of sizzling performance! The group which […]

    August 9, 2013Controversy, MusicNo comments
  6. To Rave Reviews, RDX Made Debut Performance at “Greatest Show On Earth: Sumfest”

    To rave reviews, RDX made their debut performance at “The Greatest Show On Earth: Sumfest“. The dynamic duo took the stage on the much anticipated Dancehall Night held in Montego Bay, Jamaica. Night 2 of the music festival featured a stellar lineup of such stars as Grammy winner Beenie Man, Lady Saw & Bounty Killer […]

    August 1, 2013Music, TravelNo comments
  7. TANYA CARTER & BIRCH CREATE ‘MR. D.J. BOY’ – Jamaica has become her second home and she expects to continue making good music.

    Belize’s top reggae artiste Tanya Carter has once again teamed up with Christopher Birch, this time for a dancehall song called Mr. DJ Boy. The Belizean star says Jamaica has become her second home and she expects to continue making good music, securing her place as a credible reggae entertainer: “This song with Birch is […]

    July 26, 2013Events, MusicNo comments
  8. KICK DEM RECORDS SERVES UP DEBUT ALBUM, DACEHALL PARTY RIDDIM

    Jamaica’s newest hit maker Kick Dem Records dishes out their debut album Dancehall Party Riddim, on July 23, 2013, with pre-order available today, July 8, 2013. The album will be available worldwide from all major digital retailers and is distributed by FOX FUSE. Dancehall heavyweights like Demarco, T.O.K., Ward 21, Macka Diamond, Leftside, Kiprich and […]

    July 15, 2013Events, MusicNo comments
  9. Out of Commission? Social Commentary – NIL & Dancehall – 2: Was Dottin shifted to ease in foreign act for Bajan festival?

    REMEMBER WHEN? Popular Jamaican dancehall artist Mavado has been cleared to enter Barbados after being barred two years ago and is expected to perform here. George “Jack” Farrell, the man behind the promotion, said at a Press briefing that he had been given approval to bring the singer to perform here after much controversy surrounded […]

    July 13, 2013Cartoons, MusicNo comments
  10. LAST CHANCE TO AUDITION FOR DIGICEL RISING STARS 2013 – 2000 HOPEFULS TURN OUT SO FAR

    Digicel Risings Stars Season 10 is ending its Jamaica-wide search to find the next Rising Star, this Sunday June 2 at the Ranny Williams Centre in Kingston. Over the last 3 weeks, the Digicel Rising Stars judges went from East to West in search of Extraordinary talent. The judges Craigy T, Tanya Stephens and Anthony […]

    May 31, 2013Events, Music1 comment
  11. WHITE-MARK ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCES CONTRACT WITH CARIBBEAN FEVER MUSIC FESTIVAL FOR HISTORIC THREE-DAY SHOW AT BARCLAYS CENTER

    White-Mark Entertainment (WME) announced its contract with the 2013 Caribbean Fever Music Festival, a premier celebration of Caribbean cultures, cuisine, fashion and music. Presented in partnership with Irie Jamboree, Inc., the Caribbean Fever Music Festival is a three-day live event taking place during Labor Day Weekend on Friday, August 30 through Sunday, September 1, 2013 […]

    May 22, 2013Music, TravelNo comments
  12. Jamaican Dancehall Artists Gather For A Dancehall Cypher In Upcoming “Bad Bounce” Video

    Less than a month since it’s official release “Bad Bounce” riddim has already garnered thousands of views on youtube via viral videos. The hit bound riddim has been climbing charts both locally and internationally while featuring such legendary artist as Bounty Killer. Producer Bling Dawg has recently finished the filming of “Bad Bounce” riddim video […]

    May 12, 2013Music, TravelNo comments
  13. Usain Bolt – Jamiacan impresario? Veteran Chanter Ninjaman takes fans down memory lane

    THERE is no doubting Ninjaman’s standing as one of the most entertaining and controversial figures in dancehall/reggae. An introduction from host Foota Hype was all it took to get the modest gathering in a frenzy. Their screams got even louder when the self-proclaimed ‘Dan Gorgon‘ took the stage, spitting the lyrics to Real Ninjaman. Halfway […]

    May 1, 2013Events, MusicNo comments
  14. Elephant Man & Baauer are climbing charts around the world with “Harlem Shake”!

    The Mad Decent production of critical acclaim “Harlem Shake” was revived with a dancehall flair with the hit single by The “Energy God“ Elephant Man featuring Baauer. The track produced by Stephen Mcgregor/Di Genius Records is topping the charts internationally and still climbing every day! The single recently released on iTunes,  distributed by 21st Hapilos Digital […]

    March 5, 2013Music, Oddity, Video GalleryNo comments
  15. GYPTIAN UNVEILS HIS LATEST VIDEO “WINE SLOW”

    Gyptian unleashes his brand new video “Wine Slow.” The visual, directed by ASHA, was filmed on Bob Marley Beach in Morant Bay, Jamaica. The call-to-action song title is creating an explosive viral dance movement on YouTube and the lyrics video has already received over 5 million views to date. ‘Wine Slow” is available now on […]

    February 18, 2013Music, Video GalleryNo comments
  16. SANJAY STIRS CONTROVERSY WITH “BAD UP DI LUVY”

    Dancehall artiste Sanjay has created a buzz, accompanied by some controversy, with the new video for his track Bad Up Di Luvy. The video, which was shot on location at Waves Beach in St Catherine, has had tongues wagging with questions as to whether it is fit for airplay in this era of Broadcast Commission […]

    February 16, 2013Controversy, Music, Video GalleryNo comments
  17. Dancehall/Reggae Duo RDX Embarks on European Tour

    Still reeling from their “Favorite Local Music Video of 2012” win for the single “Jump” at The Youth View Awards in Jamaica, RDX are now getting ready to embark on a one month European tour. RDX who is no stranger to the European scene will be blazing across several countries and promise to give their […]

    February 6, 2013Music, TravelNo comments
  18. BRAND NEW TUNE FROM SHAZELLE – “GOT TO HAVE LOVE”

    Shazelle has released her first single for 2013, “Got To Have Love.” It’s a catchy pop/dance track celebrating love and life with a hint of Caribbean flavour. “Got To Have Love” was written by C2W Music songwriters, Mark Cyrus, Candy Gloster along with Desmond Dennie, also produced by Mark Cyrus. This single is one of […]

    January 22, 2013Music, Video GalleryNo comments
  19. MISS LILY’S FAMILY STYLE VOL. 1 – AVAILABLE JANUARY 22

    Known for serving up Jamaica’s freshest beats and top-notch cuisine in downtown Manhattan, Miss Lily’s has become a social and cultural hub for all things Caribbean. There is a sense of community at Miss Lily’s. The island aesthetic is reflected throughout the swanky decor of their restaurant, bakery, juice bar and variety shop – which […]

    January 6, 2013Events, MusicNo comments
  20. Macka Diamond Runs From Clash with Spice at Jamaica’s Sting Concert

    The much anticipated clash between Spice and Macka Diamond at this year’s Sting, failed to materialize last night after veteran artiste, Macka Diamond refused to clash, although present at the venue. Upon entering the Jamworld stage in St. Catherine, Spice quickly summoned Macka Diamond, however, after numerous calls the deejay failed to take the stage. […]

    December 27, 2012Music, TravelNo comments
  21. No Lump Of Coal – Give Digital Music, Get Vybz Kartel & Popcaan!

    Just in time for the holidays, Billboard Chart Topping Producer TJ Records have released 2 highly anticipated LPs. TJ Records whose riddims have topped international charts since 2005 has compiled the hot and blazing tracks from international dancehall superstar Vybz Kartel, Billboard’s R&B/HipHop charting star Popcaan and controversial dancehall artist Tommy Lee. Vybz Kartel “GAZA […]

    December 24, 2012Music, TechnologyNo comments
  22. What will Santa say? Dancehall Duo RDX Search For Jamaica’s #1 Naughtiest Girl

    The search is on to find Jamaica’s Naughtiest Girl. Dancehall Dynamic Duo RDX will be launching a campaign to find the islands naughtiest girl which will play a lead role in their upcoming video for single titled “Naughty Girl” and will also be given a consolation cash prize. Whilst the concept of the video-shoot hasn’t […]

    December 23, 2012MusicNo comments
  23. Dancehall Artist ‘Pryme Tyme’ Releases Debut EP from Kaieteur Records

    Jamaican-born, New York-based dancehall artist Pryme Tyme is set to take the dancehall world by storm with his debut EP Fresh Out The Dirt, set for release in January 2013 from Kaieteur Records. Born Daniel Lambert in Clarendon, Jamaica, Pryme Tyme returns to his roots for this musical journey, bringing his unique brand of dancehall […]

    November 26, 2012Events, MusicNo comments
  24. BERES HAMMOND SCORES LATE NIGHT TV DEBUT WITH JIMMY FALLON

    Beres Hammond is scheduled to make his late night television debut on NBC’s Late Night with Jimmy Fallon show on Tuesday, December 11th, 2012. The following day on December 12th, Beres Hammond will take over the new Brooklyn Barclays Center at the Sounds of Reggae Concert along with UB40, Maxi Priest and Shaggy. Beres Hammond […]

    November 3, 2012Events, MusicNo comments
  25. BERES HAMMOND Announces New Studio Album (NOV 13) “One Love, One Life”

    Whether Rihanna is quoting his lyrics on Twitter or Drake is retweeting that “Beres Hammond has to sing at my wedding,” Jamaica’s most prolific crooner has influenced some of the biggest stars today. Known to many as the “Otis Redding of Reggae,” Beres Hammond has been producing and pouring out his smoky-sweet voice over every […]

    September 12, 2012Music1 comment