Monthly Archives: "January 2012"

Icons of Reggae in Concert Lovers of reggae music will have a great opportunity to enjoy some of the stalwarts and Icons of this genre when Effective Music & Entertainment presents the “Icons of Reggae in Concert” on Sunday, March 11, 2012 at the Central Broward Regional Park, 3700 NW 11th Pl. Lauderhill, Fl. 33313. Headlining this bevy of superstars are legendary Toots & the Maytals (who along with Jimmy Cliff and Bob Marley are regarded as the fathers of Reggae music), Ali Campbell’s UB40 the former lead singer ofRead More

Posted On January 23, 2012By altonIn News


Since the start of 2012 dancehall Icon Bounty Killer has released a few songs to date which exemplifies the direction and wisdom this artist has shown within the last3 years. While not relinquishing his persona as an hardcore act, he aims to be more resourceful and as such he has started the year on a positive note releasing a song titled ‘Be On The Alert’ featuring Wayne Marshall which is produced by Payday Music on the Real Reggae Riddim. The song which appears to be cautioning parents and the widerRead More

Posted On January 23, 2012By altonIn Music Reviews, News


Happy Birthday, Ms Paige! And here are her gifts to YOU… As today is Toronto artiste, Ms Paige’s, birthday, she’s decided that there’s no better way to celebrate than to share not one, but TWO gifts with YOU! This has been quite the busy and exciting year for Ms Paige thus far with the December release of NICE & SLOW on the Aye Anthem Riddim produced by St. Lucia’s Slaughter Arts and the New Year’s Day release of CALLIN ME produced by St. Vincent’s Fryktion. And now, for your gifts:Read More

Posted On January 23, 2012By altonIn News


DR. LOVE ON A FAST RISE TO STARDOM Christopher Wallace better known as Dr. Love hails from Clarendon, Jamaica. He is the cousin of late rapper BIGGIE SMALLS (aka NOTORIOUS BIG). Dr. Love’s music career started in 1994 as a disc jockey under the alias “Love Doctor. He is also a seasoned entrepreneur who established his own construction company, ventured into concert promotion and built a solid reputation as a lovers-rock singer /songwriter in the New York Tri-State. After winning two consecutive “Singer of the Year” awards at New JerseyRead More

Posted On January 23, 2012By altonIn News


Dancehall Eton ‘Calado’ Gordon is keen on making a mark for himself this year. The artist who has been a member of Bounty Killer’s ANG camp since last year summer has seen growth in his career since being apart of the group and he feels that it is only a matter of time before gets the break that he is looking for. The artist was also the Jamaica Star nominee for ‘Upcoming artist of the Year 2011’ and has been performing across the island on a regular note since hisRead More

Posted On January 23, 2012By altonIn Fashion, News


Every Carnival we hear soca stories of how lust blossoms in fetes, with almost all artistes depending on their musical accompaniment, or some near nude dancer to carry them because their stories contain little or no sensible lyrics. This year, however, calypsonian Gary Cordner has given groovy soca lovers two for the price of one—good melody and sensible lyrics. He has skilfully turned an experience in which he was hit on by a waitress into his inspiration for Seduction, a release that has been getting lots of airplay. According toRead More
Camille Kaye performing at Driven Music Conference. Midilord Inc. would like to announce that Camille Kaye has been selected to perform at the Driven Music Conference. This annual event is hosted at the Seminole Hard Rock Casino and Hotel in Hollywood, Florida from January 27th to 29th 2012. Camille Kaye is scheduled to perform on Friday September 27th at midnight, on the Seminole Paradise Center Court Stage. She is the only Jamaican artist performing on this showcase, which will have a diverse selection of acts performing for two nights. ThisRead More
With the release of his 6th studio album ‘They Call Me Mr. Melody,’ and with feverish demand from fans in Florida, Singing Melody will appear on the Rich Davis show, one of the most popular in the region! The Shem Music Productions and VP Records recording artist has received accolades from media who call Mr. Melody’s album ‘a triumph,’ and ‘filling a much needed role’ in their descriptions of fan feedback. On Saturday January 21st, technically Sunday January 22nd at 2:00am, Melody takes to the airwaves with Rich Davis whereRead More
International Power Soca Monarch Competition 2012 – SEMI FINALISTS ARTISTE 1. Adrian Hackshaw – Third Bass TOOB 2. Denise Belfon SWOW 3. Destra Garcia DEEG 4. Devon Samuel – Prophet Benjamin WINE 5. Dexter Stewart – Blaxx XXXX 6. Erphaan Alves ERPH 7. Gary Cordner GARY 8. JW & Blaze JWB 9. Joel Feveck – Zan ZAN 10 Kerwin Du Bois ROOM 11. Laurence Jack – Coyaba COCO 12. Marvin Davis – Swappi SWAP 13. Megan Walrond MEGA 14. Michelle X & Kes MIKE 15. Nadia Batson NBNB 16. NeilRead More

Posted On January 20, 2012By altonIn News


Jamaica, January 19, 2012:- Fast rising singing sensation Claudia Edward has claimed reggae as her musical love and proclaims this with the release of two new singles: This Love and Loving You. Both songs are being released as she seeks to conquer new ears and claim a reggae fan base. The St Lucian based artiste is very excited about her foray into the genre and says she expects people will warm to her style: “Reggae is in my blood and is a genre that I have been singing since IRead More