Monthly Archives: "February 2012"

Madd Spider Productions puts Dancehall fans in “Hot Water” with their latest riddim release! If DJ and fan feedback is any indication of the popularity and longevity, Madd Spider Productions can rest assured that all interested parties are happy to be in ‘Hot Water!’ Released February 28th, 2012 on the Madd Spider Productions label, two thirds of the Dancehall Trinity (Froggy Madd Squad (Jermaine Omari Lawrence) and Taranchyla from Poison Dart Sound), have scored a hit as DJ’s in the UK, Jamaica, Canada and Germany collectively agree that the riddimRead More
Don’t let the ‘gentle’ in David Rodigan’s moniker of “The Rudeboy Gentleman” fool you, as this class act selector is poised to make a forceful and explosive debut in World Clash New York (R.E.S.E.T.) on Saturday, April 7, 2012 alongside Fire Links, Bass Odyssey, Black Kat, Tony Matterhorn, Earth Ruler and Poison Dart (early bird advance $45 tickets available on http://www.irishandchin.com). With a box that is busting at the seams with dubs cut by some of Reggae music’s most historical figures and modern day leading artists, David Rodigan is byRead More
Artist Lisa HypeR new video medley “POWER/ROLL DEEP” debut Saturday February 25th on local Jamaican Television. A Jam2 production, the video was produced by Simon “Snow” Thompson with cameos by Bad boy Trevor, Skii and Lady Carline. Both songs will be featured on Lisa HypeR upcoming album “The Rebirth” When asked what the video was about Lisa stated “Powa/Roll Deep is about di ladies dat have di good good and dem noe cuz dem man give them stuff in return” Lisa Hyper also had a special message on her facebookRead More
With the untimely passing of his mother Ivy (Miss Ivy) Williams, Bounty Killer has recorded and single titled ‘Mama’s Love’. In the song Bounty Killer expresses his outpouring love for his mother and thanks for the love and guidance she has shown and given to him throughout the years.Read More
IN 2012 POST “TRINIDAD CARNIVAL” CONCERT DEBUT FRIDAY, MARCH 9 First Caribbean concert hosted by BEST BUY THEATER. Featuring live performances by King David Rudder, Benjai, and more! This year celebrates Trinidad & Tobago’s 50th anniversary of independence. New York, NY – on Friday, March 9th, the highly anticipated KES ALL IN post Trinidad Carnival concert tour begins with Trinidad’s own, KES the BAND & Friends, at the prestigious Best Buy Theater NYC (1515 Broadway & West 44th Street, New York, NY 10036 corner of 44th Street and 7th AvenueRead More
Magnum Kings & Queens of Dancehall has again been yielding to the words “Fashion Ova Style”, to continue to deliver fashion and dancehall talent in one package. Natalie Parboosingh, producer with the series and choreographer of the weekly fashion segment on Magnum Kings and Queens of Dancehall explains the reason for the fashion segment: “The fashion segment was designed to give the complete package of what dancehall means…Jamaicans are fashion forward, they like to look good and turn heads. Image matters in dancehall and increasingly we have seen a lotRead More
CALI P was nominated for 2 International Awards. 1st: CARIVIBEZ WEB VIDEO AWARDS: – Cali P is nominated in the category “International Video” with his first “Jamaican” Hit Song “Like a lion – Hotsteppa” (Inspired Media Concepts). 2nd: BRITISH REGGAE INDUSTRY AWARDS: – Cali P is nominated “International Male Artist” wich is a real honor to be nominated for. This can be a breaking point for Cali P’s career in England as well. Musically Cali P is working on a great Roots Reggae Album Now while the UNSTOPPABLE album, whichRead More
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – The Caribbean special events company and entertainment brand Antilia continues to put “the world’s greatest show” on the celebrity radar. During the 2012 Trinidad and Tobago Carnival, which ended on the streets of Port of Spain on Carnival Tuesday, Antilia – known for attracting and entertaining celebrities at the world famous celebration – threw a glittering 29th birthday party for Caribbean supermodel Selita Ebanks on Carnival Saturday. Held at a private venue within Project Runway winner Anya Ayoung-Chee’s inaugural Carnival fête, Antilia orchestrated a glitzyRead More
NEW YORK – St. Lucia’s award-winning plantation resort in the old colonial town of Soufrière threw its support this week behind a gala celebrating its country’s independence. The Fond Doux Holiday Plantation resort signed on as a sponsor of St. Lucia’s 33rd Anniversary of Independence Gala set for this Saturday, February 25 at Grand Prospect Hall in Brooklyn, New York. “It’s a distinct honor to join the Saint Lucia Foundation, our nationals in New York, the government and the private sector to support our island’s independence celebrations,” said Mrs. ErolineRead More
New York, NY: It is February and the “Worlaz” kicked of their 2012 year-long world tour in Hawaii with four unique performances. Though no strangers to the island, fans have been earnestly waiting for their visit and to see the band perform singles from their current album Patriots. The island was abuzz the minute their arrival was announced and in typically fashion, band members took to the airwaves to promote the shows and greet fans. Prior to their performances, the band attended a meet and greet held in their honorRead More