Monthly Archives: "July 2013"

New York, New York (July 16, 2013). International, young, hip and soulful reggae crooner Christopher Martin is set to make an impact on the music industry this summer. Just completing his first performance on St. Kitts Music Festival Main Stage, Christopher Martin has made a stamp for all to remember. Marcia DaVal, a devoted St. Kitts Music Festival patron stated “He is truly a star. My friends and I came to see Beres Hammond and we left as Christopher Martin fans. A true artist who knows how to hone hisRead More
BélO will be performing at the 47th Montreux Jazz festival on July 15, 2013 at music in the Park. Montreux Jazz Festival was founded by Claude Nobs in 1967, over the years the Montreux Jazz Festival has become an unmissable event for music fans in Switzerland and around the world. Its stages have been graced by all of music’s greats, from Miles Davis to Ray Charles and from David Bowie to Prince. BélO has been hailed as Haiti’s musical ambassador to the world. A socially conscious singer-songwriter with a sophisticatedRead More
New York, NY – “Dancehall Duchess” Tiana makes a splash with the release of her new smash, “Touch Like The World Ago End,” an aggressive, sexy anthem for the ladies. The single was released on July 2, 2013 in both clean and explicit versions, and is now available worldwide from FOX FUSE. Born Danielle Shand in St. Mary, Jamaica, Tiana has been marking her territory in dancehall music ever since she emerged on the scene in 2009, and now takes her sounds worldwide, recently completing her first European tour. ThisRead More
KINGSTON, JAMAICA (JULY 4, 2013) – Back from his month-long sojourn in Africa and currently featured in a six-page spread of the July edition of Canada’s L3 Magazine. Jamaican superstar Demarco is now making final preparations for his upcoming tour of Australia and Canada. The musical virtuoso is expected to headline a five concert series in Canada this summer before jetting down under to Australia for a four city tour commencing September. The Australian trip will also mark Demarco’s inaugural visit to the continent famous for Kangaroos and majestic operaRead More
KINGSTON, JAMAICA (JULY 4, 2013) – With only days before the official premier of his remix video ‘Pour It Up’ and the release of a plethora of new singles; rising Dancehall sensation Ajrenalin continues to up the ante on his musical career. The New League Music recording artiste whose given name is ‘Keith Bolt’ will depart the island this weekend for a series of shows in Guyana. During his stay in the Anglophone Caribbean state the ‘One Room’ singer is expected to thrill party-goers in the city of Bartica andRead More
New York, NY – 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 others anchor the 18-track riddim compilation, which is destined to stay atop party playlists in dance halls around the world. Kick Dem Records was formed just over a year ago withRead More
With Reggae on the River 2013 less than a month away, preparations for the August 1st -4th celebration of Reggae and World music are in full throttle daily! Here are some updates! Mateel Community Center has decided to add a new allotment of RV spaces to accommodate the demand, and sales for these coveted spaces at the festival have been re-opened at and at the Mateel office only. Festival tickets are also available at the following outlets: Eureka – The Works; Arcata – Missing Link, People’s Records; Fortuna –Read More
Born in Edonton NC, raised in Chesapeke Va, Currently a resident of Norfolk Va, Makia. Downing is Music’s next big star. She is truly a triple threat to say the least. Having owner house vocals and an undeniable look, coupled with amazing song writing and composition skills she will definitely take the music industry by storm. Her sultry vocals, incredible range, and pop appeal have already blessed her with the opportunity to do collaborations with industry veterans such as Grammy Winning song writer/producer Quincy Patrick, CEO of Qwilite Entertainment, OldRead More
ELLE NYTT Dance Company launches a new journey ‘En Route’ June 28th, 2013. Since its inception in 2007, Elle NYTT has had a vision to become an internationally recognized dance company offering different styles of dance through classes and performances. From hip hop to folk, dancehall to ballet and socato contemporary dance, the company has represented and integrated different styles, that incorporate the rhythm of our own Caribbean flavor with a cocktail of international influence. The company strives for excellence in this versatility, a goal that the passion of theRead More
Award winning reggae singer Richie Stephens and Germany singjay Gentleman are doing it big in Europe, tearing up the first leg of their 2013 European tour. With a plethora of hit songs, big stages, flashy lights, and strong performances, the two reggae stars are putting on one heezy of a show that has attracted thousands of reggae lovers in Koln, Germany; Voss, Norway and Saarbrucken Germany. The tour includes the popular three day Summerjam Reggae Festival in Cologne, Germany where Richie and Gentleman shared stage with Romain Virgo, Snoop Lion,Read More