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<strong>Montego Bay Jamaica 25th Reggae Sumfest 2017 Line Up Parties & Program</strong>

Montego Bay Jamaica 25th Reggae Sumfest 2017 Line Up Parties & Program

Reggae Sumfest 2017 Celebrates 25th Anniversary with Weeklong Takeover of Montego Bay With a line-up featuring many of Reggae’s biggest stars, it’s no wonder that Reggae and Dancehall lovers from around the world are making the Sumfest Week their summer vacation! The 2017 ReggaeSumfest Festival presented by RedStripe in Montego Bay on July 16-22, 2017 is going all-out in [...]

<strong>Jamaica Spotlighted in 2017 Grammy Nominations</strong>

Jamaica Spotlighted in 2017 Grammy Nominations

The 59th Grammy® nominees have been announced, and a strong contingent of Jamaican musicians are shining as contenders. Whether it is artists nominated for Best Reggae Album or classic reggae songs being resurrected in today’s popular music, there is no denying the country’s musical impact on the current climate. This year’s Grammy® nominees for Best [...]

<strong>MOBO Awards 2016 – Popcaan Best Reggae Act – Full List Of Winners</strong>

MOBO Awards 2016 – Popcaan Best Reggae Act – Full List Of Winners

This year edition of MOBO Awards, Music Of Black Origin, held in Glasgow, Scotland, declared Popcaan winner of the title – Best Reggae Act of 2016. Popcaan won the title after being nominated with several other Jamaican reggae dancehall acts as Alkaline, Spice, Protoje & Kranium, beating them. The event saw also Lady Leshurr, Craig [...]

<strong>VYBZ KARTEL BEST MALE DJ – 35TH IRAWMA AWARDS 2016 – FULL LIST OF WINNERS</strong>

VYBZ KARTEL BEST MALE DJ – 35TH IRAWMA AWARDS 2016 – FULL LIST OF WINNERS

Incarcerated Jamaican King Vybz Kartel, real name Adidja Palmer, and his former protege Popcaan, real name Andre Sutherland, were among the biggest winners at last weekend’s International Reggae and World Music Awards, IRAWMA, 2016. The 35th Anniversary of the International Reggae and World Music Awards (IRAWMA) Fun-In-The-Sun Weekend” run from Friday September 30 – to Sunday [...]

JOE BOGDANOVICH, DOWNSOUND RECORDS CEO, BOUGHT REGGAE SUMFEST

JOE BOGDANOVICH, DOWNSOUND RECORDS CEO, BOUGHT REGGAE SUMFEST

Dancehall enthusiast Joe Bogdanovich, CEO of DownSound Records (DSR), completed his latest acquisition of a major Jamaican brand, Reggae Sumfest, 3 weeks ago in Kingston. When asked why Summerfest Productions decided to sell the company to Bogdanovich, Johnny Gousoung, CEO, replied that it was out of a number of reasons including the fact that both [...]

Vybz Kartel, Ishawna, ZJ Chrome Jamaica Youth View Awards (YVA) 2016 Winners

Vybz Kartel, Ishawna, ZJ Chrome Jamaica Youth View Awards (YVA) 2016 Winners

One of the most awaited Music event of the season in Jamaica, like every other year, going down during the month of February, 2016 Youth View Awards (YVA),went on as scheduled, this past Saturday, at the National Indoor Sports Centre in St Andrew, and it was a success. CLICK HERE FOR YVA 2017 – LIST OF WINNERS. [...]

MORGAN HERITAGE REGGAE GRAMMY WINNERS 2016

MORGAN HERITAGE REGGAE GRAMMY WINNERS 2016

Yes Rasta” – Grammy Award Winners Morgan Heritage Undoubtedly one of contemporary reggae’s most powerful forces on the global stage, the sensational roots reggae quintet, which comprises siblings Peetah Morgan (vocals), Una Morgan (keyboard/vocals), Gramps Morgan (keyboard/vocals), Lukes Morgan (rhythm guitar) and Mr. Mojo Morgan (percussion/vocals), delivered Strictly Roots exclusively on their very own label CTBC (Cool To [...]

<strong>Jamaica Sting 2015 JamWorld | Vybz Kartel Tribute</strong>

Jamaica Sting 2015 JamWorld | Vybz Kartel Tribute

Sting, the biggest one night Reggae Show On Earth – From Then Till Now, went down last night in Jamaica and was also shut down earlier than usual by police, which made the patrons upset with several groups of people throwing bottles toward the legendary stage in the early morning hours. The music was still [...]

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