Monthly Archives: "June 2012"

BélO was invited to perform in South Korea, to celebrate “La fête de la musique” (“World Music day”), as a cultural exchange program and support by Alliance Francaise in South Korea. Once again, BelO waved the Haitian flag up high. BelO’s upcoming performances 6.20.12 Fete de la Musique @ Le Vilate, Haiti 6.22.12 Fete de la Musique @ Karibe, Haiti 6.28.12-6.29.12 Sael/BelO/BIC, Haiti 7.4.12 Forum Mondial de la langue Francaise Quebec 7.7.12 Kafe Kreyol –Legend sport lounge 7.8.12 Jazzy Sunday– Moca Café Miami, FL 7.15.12 Festival Nuits d’Afrique Montreal 7.19.12Read More

Posted On June 20, 2012By ArmiIn News

Macka Diamond Rich Kid hits the Airwaves

For Macka Diamond and Rich Kid it was a thrilling |East Coast promotional tour, hitting up a slew of mainstream media on the America’s East Coast Provinces and States, Kris-crossing from Toronto through to Quebec city, Boston and down into Philly! An unprecedented move within the genre of reggae/dancehall only seen by the majors promoting a single “What Must I Do” before it’s released. When asked by Sandi C.G.R A&R Publicist: “Why the unusual moves?” Rich Kid candidly answers; “hypothetically speaking it’s not unusual, most of us as reggae artistes,Read More
Two days shy of its premiere, Triple the Focus E-Zine prepares for the highly anticipated “Pull-up and Play” promo tour series aboard the Red Bull truck. The tour, which will feature performances by reggae artists Delus and Denyque and music by DJ Flabba Dabba, will make stops in Portland, Ocho Rios and Montego Bay. Geared at connecting reggae artists and fans on a more personal level, the tour will begin on Thursday, June 21, 2012 in Portland with stops at BDR Supermarket, Petals Supermarket and Road Block Bar. Shell GasRead More
International Stage Line-up for Festival of Life July 4, 2012 Emcee: Mr. C. Casper- Cha Cha 7:30 PM – Beres Hammond 6:30 PM – DJ 5:30 PM – Richie Stephens 5:00 PM- Indika 4:30 PM- Dmose 4:00 PM- Bomba Con Buya 3:30 PM – Yung Star 3:00 PM – Baby J 1:00 PM- Jah Son July 5, 2012 International Reggae and World Music Awards 6PM – 10PM Emcee: Tony Rebel Honorees: Rita Marley Marcia Griffiths Judy Mowatt Freddie McGregor I-Octane Calypso Rose D’Angel Nkulee Dube Dean Fraser All Star KennyRead More
VP Records is set to release the 20th edition of the best-selling annual reggae compilation Reggae Gold next week on June 26. This year’s two disc set offers double the hits. The deluxe package includes a commemorative sticker and 15″ x 10″ fold out poster of this year’s Reggae Gold cover girls. The compilation’s first disc carries on the Reggae Gold tradition with the year’s most popular reggae hits. Highlights include Sean Paul’s latest single “She Doesn’t Mind,” Konshens’ chart-topping anthem “Gal A Bubble,” Jamaica’s hottest newcomer Popcaan’s “Only ManRead More

Posted On June 20, 2012By ArmiIn News

Ms Taylor Bwoy is now on iTunes

Recently, Trinidadian Reggae super star Khali joined forces with Jamaican Reggae super star Mikey General to create the single entitled “Ms taylor bwoy”. Since its release the song has gotten nothing but positive reviews and some Reggae critiques are already asking for a follow up single, and suggesting that the pair consider releasing an album together. Not yet committing to anything, both Mikey General and Khali are focused on promoting the single along with the video which was released shortly after. The video was shot and edited by Khali andRead More
‘Groovin In The Park’ is a fully loaded reggae and R&B concert that takes place in Roy Wilkins Park in Queens, NY on Sunday July 1. The star-studded lineup for this dazzling show includes reggae legends Jimmy Cliff, Beres Hammond and dancehall king Beenie Man alongside R&B icons Gladys Knight and Boyz 11 Men. But in a surprise announcement, the show’s New York-based promoter Christopher Roberts says he is dedicating the first hour of the concert to supremely talented area artists who want to blaze the stage with amazing performances.Read More
USVI Native, Jahman, will release his fifth studio album Diamonds & Pearls on Tuesday, June 19, 2012. Through a distribution deal with Zojak Worldwide, the 14 track album which includes collaborations with Sizzla Kalonji, Pressure and Kayla Bliss will be available through all digital outlets. Ever striving to spread positive messages through his music, Jahman has put together a diverse collection of songs aimed at uplifting youths, celebrating women, embracing RastaLivity, encouraging righteous living, and drawing attention to global issues. His sheer ability to take a contemporary approach to traditionalRead More
On Saturday, June 23rd, join popular NYC radio personality Dahved Levy and Caribbean Fever in association with Fever Eyes as they present MACHEL MONTANO 30/30, featuring Trinidad & Tobago’s reigning, three-time winning, 2012 Road March, Groovy Soca and Soca Monarch, celebrating his 30 year anniversary Machel Montano (Mr. Fete, In Charge, Vybez Cyah Done), Reggae crooner Barrington Levy (Too Experienced, Here I Come), Jamaica’s dancehall sensation Mr. Vegas (Life Is So Beautiful, Bruk It Down, Call Me), Soca princess Patrice Roberts (Slow Wine, I Am Soca), the talented Farmer NappyRead More
Reggae loving fans converged on Moe’s Alley in Santa Cruz, California on Saturday night for what they hoped would have been the triumphant return of roots reggae champion, Junior ‘Love So Nice’ Kelly, to the West Coast, and they were extremely pleased with the outcome. In the run-up to last Saturday’s concert (June 9) Junior Kelly had expressed his enthusiasm for the event and had promised fans during his many interviews that it would be a night to remember. In true Junior Kelly style, the entertainer made good on hisRead More