Monthly Archives: "January 2015"

GHETTO YOUTHS INTERNATIONAL PRESENTS SET UP SHOP VOLUME 2 DEBUTS AT #1 ON U.S. BILLBOARD REGGAE ALBUM CHART Latest Compilation Featuring Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley, Stephen “Ragga” Marley, Julian Marley, Jo Mersa, Christopher Ellis, Wayne Marshall, Black-Am-I & Cham Nabil Elderkin Directed Video For Album’s Lead Single Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley’s “Is It Worth It (Gunman World)” Purchase Album now on iTunes Ghetto Youths International – the independent record label owned and operated by Bob Marley’s sons Damian, Julian and Stephen – lands the #1 position on the U.S. BillboardRead More
Karamanti release video for “Big Woman Ting” While on tour in Europe Karamanti shot the video for her single “Big Woman Ting”, one of her more popular tracks in that region. The video features two of Scandanavia’s top female dance groups, the Vuvuzela Dance Crew and the Kazoo Dancers. As the beat was built by a producer from Zimbabwe, Karamanti was also fortunate to get an African model, Lea Monde, to play a key role in the video. Persons may check out the official video for “Big Woman Ting” onRead More

Posted On January 11, 2015By altonIn Music Reviews, Music-News Radio

Machel Montano | Erupt

Machel Montano | Erupt Ask any masquerader and they will swiftly reveal that the approximately 12 months between Carnivals are the absolute hardest to endure. Beneath perfectly coiffed public faces, they live with an unrelenting build up of sharp tension, which stretches across tendons and joints, until that hallowed moment when for two liberating days they can finally “ERUPT”! From the compelling opening call of the horn and tins of the Jab Molassies to the raging guitar riff and the heated brass line, this release is a powerful summons toRead More
Omar Perry (son of Lee Scratch Perry) will perform for Bob Marley’s 70th Birthday Celebration Omar Perry, son of the legendary producer and songwriter Lee “Scratch” Perry will be celebrating the 70th birthday of Reggae icon Robert Nesta Marley in Aarhus Denmark on Saturday February 7th. Perry is booked to be the headline act at the annual Bob Marley concert held in Aarhus each year by Jam Yard Promotion. This year the event will be staged at Voxhall and Omar Perry will be supported by African artists Pops Jabu andRead More
Tiana The Fabulous One Of The Fabulous Five Shines At Sting Despite Being Interrupted – @TianaMusic Swedish Promoter Vanessa Marko booked a show for Sweden minutes after Tiana exits the stage. The Dancehall Duchess Tiana who was scheduled for 5am performance time at Sting 2014, had to perform a little later given that the show’s performance schedule was way behind time. Even though the Dancehall Duchess was robbed of her performance time, according to many online reviews and patrons at the show, for them Tiana turned out to be theRead More
Tiana One Of Stings Fabulous Five – Upcoming European Winter Tour The Dancehall Duchess Tiana will be one of the Fabulous Five divas to be showcased at this year’s 31st staging of Sting: Dubbed as “Two Mega Shows One Night”. Tiana who is now gearing up for her third European tour alongside “Mr. Personally” Kalado is definitely poised to be one of the favorites in the Sting’s Fabulous Five Category. The Duchess who has been touring back to back with popular songs such as Dem A Bawl (Tiana ti tiRead More

Posted On January 10, 2015By altonIn News, Program Related

Mejah Books Inc Hosts In-Store Event

Mejah Books Inc Hosts In-Store Event Wilmington DE. Mejah Book Store at Tri-State Mall [located at 333 Naamans Road Claymont, Delaware 19703] is hosting an In-Store event featuring various authors and a special musical guest artist on December 20th 2014. Time – 2-5PM. Authors scheduled to appear are: LaSean Rinique, Author of “Congratulations! You Just Lost Your Job.” Leonard Anderson, Author of Spy King, Spy Queen and “I’ll Never Let You Go,” Series. Virginia Seeny, Author of “A Summer Surprise.” Derrick Billups, Sr Author of “Changing Your Condition NOT YourRead More
Champeon unleashes groovy Soca track “2nite” Columbia, South Carolina (Sonique Solutions) – Trinidadian Soca artiste Champeon has released his groovy Soca contender entitled ‘2nite’ which by several accounts is geared to be a true ladies anthem with its catchy hooks and attention-grabbing instrumentation. Champeon whose real name is Ronnel Ramirez is based South Carolina and collaborated with US Virgin Islands crooner Adam O for this latest Carnival 2015 offering. With production by St. Thomas based producer A Plus, Champeon wrote 2nite with the hopes of creating a track that wouldRead More
Saga Boyz – Massy Produced By – Ansen Soverall Mixed/Mastered By – Johann Seaton Sometimes when a woman is Classy, she tends to lack that edge that a man so loves. While on the flip side the Wassy women at times can take it too far. So we Salute you, the “MASSY” women. That rare breed that knows how to keep it perfectly balanced between both Wassy n Classy. Mas•sy adjective ˈpərfikt/ 1. when a woman has the perfect mix of “Wajang/Wassy” behavior while still keeping it “Classy”. all theRead More
Amilcar Sanatan – Find it Now (Bunji Garlin Tribute)   Too often we celebrate our heroes when they are gone. And too often they are only made visible and valid to us when crowds across seas and overseas put the spotlight on them before us. This song honours the work Bunji Garlin has done in his lifetime, as well as speaks to his long career and contribution to the soca art form throughout the years. I remember when my father bought me the Black Spaniard CD Album while I wasRead More