Monthly Archives: "February 2014"

In a season that has been filled with many innovative firsts, Team Precision is at it again this time adding yet another youthful voice to their roster. Gregory Ayuen, frontline singer with Karma, joins the team with the groovy ballad “Hold Yuh”; a spicy serenade to the women of Carnival. The tune delightfully reveals the musical intricacies always associated with Precision Productions, alongside the fine melodic tone of Gregory’s natural abilities. Akeem “Preedy” Chance and his WeMad partner Stephanas “Steffy” Ramgattie wrote this piece, painting a familiar scene within ourRead More
In mid December Karamanti was approached by Ghanaian producer, Infectious (commonly referred to as Infectious Beats) regarding voicing on his Happy Bells Rhythm. The artist took the opportunity to address the divisiveness amongst the Ghanaian Reggae and Dancehall artists and called on them to unite. When the song was officially released the first week of January it immediately began to create a buzz. So much so that Karamanti was asked to do collaborations with several Ghanaian artists. One major combination that fans of Karamanti can look out for is aRead More
The name RemBUNCTION has been synonymous with creativity and talent throughout his over 20 years in the Trinidad & Tobago music industry. He is a contemporary artiste who unabashedly describes himself as ‘deliberately undefined.’ He blends several musical genres including calypso, soca, rhythm and blues and rap to create his own unique and distinct sound.Read More
New York, New York – In less than a week international dance-hall artist Konshens released his new single ‘Independent Girl’ on the popular ‘Overdrive Riddim’ produced by JA Productions. Since then we have been receiving great feedback from high school and college females saying ‘Thank You Konshens’. The lyrics of the song states : ” I love when a girl knows how to handle herself,/ she nuh fraidy fraidy/ from a hustling she ready/ aahhh no she a nuh clown/ cyah tek har fi no come a roun/ Oh that’sRead More
New York, NY – Reggae star I-Octane ignites the New Year with his new album My Journey, available worldwide in stores and online on March 4, 2014 from DJ Frass/Tad’s Record. Born Byiome Muir in Clarendon, Jamaica, I-Octane has been blazing a trail for himself at home and internationally ever since hitting the scene over 5 years ago, and has accomplished the rare feat of consistently remaining relevant in a fickle reggae landscape, receiving continuous airplay across reggae formats globally with his flourishing catalog. A special project with his long-timeRead More
Innovative and groundbreaking describes the upcoming release of the collaborative effort between International Soca Superstar, Machel Montano and the critically acclaimed director from the motion picture “God Loves The Fighter”, Damian Marcano. After the success of “Fog” and “Float” it was inevitable for them to team back up yet again. When the two got together they knew they wanted to do something different for “Happiest Man Alive”. The video concept begins with Montano crash landing to a place called Planet Mas. At first sight, the area seems quite barren, butRead More
New York, NY – 1st Klase Records presents its highly anticipated Stag Riddim: Part 2, available worldwide from all major digital retailers on February 11, 2014, with pre-order available now, from FOX FUSE. The futuristic, heavy bass, grime-meets-soca formula of Stag Riddim: Part 2, produced by Klase Gonzales and mixed by Neel “Fadda” Dwala, are signature sounds of 1st Klase Records, a progressive label that continues to craft and compose the future of soca music. FOX FUSE is on the forefront of soca music and serves as the exclusive digitalRead More
Brooklyn, U.S.A – When a producer and artist have the right chemistry it translates into their music like a well orchestrated dance. Such was the result when producer Ricky Blaze and international reggae star Gyptian teamed up for what became Gyptian’s gold-selling anthem “Hold You”. Since then, both Ricky and Gyptian have been a busy fixture on worldwide charts, Ricky with chart topping hits from Hip Hop to Reggae, and Gyptian touring worldwide, and more recently a live performance in the middle of Times Square in Manhattan, NY. Luckily forRead More
Effected on Monday 27th, January 2014, Patrice Roberts became the brand ambassador for Nestlé’s Orchard Vibe. Orchard Vibe juices comes in (4) four flavours, Orange, Fruit Punch, Passion Fruit and Mango, all made with natural ingredients . Ms Karina Hyland, Consumer Marketing Manager commented, “Nestlé’s ORCHARD VIBE Fruit Drinks are now endorsed by Patrice Roberts. One of our immediate actions will see Patrice add her vocal flavour to promote the brand through a revised rendition of her 2014 hit “Doh Rough Meh “. ORCHARD VIBE’s very name “VIBE” encapsulates everythingRead More
After nearly 15 years, the soulful reggae crooner Terry Linen returns with his new studio album, entitled Welcome To My World. His sophomore effort, which will be released February 11, 2014 on VP Records, follows his acclaimed self-titled debut. In 1999, the talented Jamaican vocalist emerged in the reggae scene. His influence and similarity to lover’s rock icon Garnett Silk was evident, hence the name “Linen,” and he swept the world by storm with his massive cover anthem of Whitney Houston’s “Your Love Is My Love.” His comeback is aRead More