Monthly Archives: "February 2015"

TESSANNE CHIN TO ROCK FESTIVAL OF LIFE JULY 4TH WEEKEND! CARNIVAL OF NATIONS TO RETURN! CHICAGO February 2015-Chicago residents and visitors will mark July 4th Independence weekend with a celebration never before seen, when Tessanne Chin, season 5 winner of NBC TV “The Voice” graces the stage, at the 23rd annual International Festival of Life (IFOL, along with some fifty other world music acts. Additionally, the return by popular demand, of the “Carnival of Nations” a cultural celebration with representatives from more than 50 countries, including Africa and the AmericasRead More
MIND CONTROL Second single & official lyric video! Following the release of his debut album “Pursuit Of Happiness” to great reviews, Tmar has decided to release track 4 “Mind Control” as the second single along with a lyric video. Mind Control is one of the tracks that has been a hit with the DJ’s and fans alike, so it was an easy choice. Tmar- “I chose to do a lyric video for this song because sometimes reading the lyrics of a song can help to convey the message the wayRead More

Posted On February 13, 2015By altonIn Music Reviews, Music-News Radio, News

Jah Cure Signs To VP Records

JAH CURE SIGNS TO VP RECORDS New Album The Cure Slated for Spring 2015 Jah Cure, the Jamaican singer who has long been recognized as one of reggae’s greatest voices, inks a new deal with VP Records to release multiple albums, including The Cure slated for Spring 2015. Jah Cure expresses his enthusiasm about signing to the label. “It is time for me to sign with an official company. VP is the largest distributer of reggae music and that is a fact, so I am happy to say I amRead More
It is triple the threat, triple the expertise, and triple the guaranteed satisfaction all immersed in a single release. One Wine” is the seductive combination of Soca, Dancehall, and EDM brought together by three masters of music, the Monk Monté, Sean Paul, and Major Lazer. With an arresting bass line, which weaves through the track smoothly connecting the three genres of music, it hooks music lovers worldwide into demonstrating the kind of wine that would melt barriers and borders alike. Produced by Major Lazer and written by Machel, Sean PaulRead More
Throughout history, no artist has so dominated the world of music as Bob Marley. A musical, political and even spiritual icon, a figure of almost mythical proportions, both poet and prophet, Marley was the first Jamaican artist to give voice to the struggles of his people and the Rastafarian culture, and the first to gain worldwide fame. Today, Bob Marley remains one of the 20th century’s most important and influential entertainment icons. Marley’s lifestyle and music continue to inspire new generations around the world as his legacy lives on throughRead More
Busy Signal Provokes Conversation and Views with “What If!” Kingston, Jamaica Award winning Dancehall and Reggae artist Busy Signal released his conversation provoking music video “What If,” setting worldwide fans ablaze with comments on social media. Set to a backdrop of fans and friends on a busy boulevard in Parade Gardens, Jamaica, Busy visually keeps the conversation casual by sitting on a fire hydrant and asking the question “what if when me say ‘step out’ mih did ah step back?” This initial question makes viewers take an immediate moments pause,Read More
2015 Single – Scrappy (Trouble) As the 2015 season starts there is no rest for UK based soca artist Scrappy. The artist has teamed up with Hitty Productions from St Lucia to deliver a silky techno type groove with his new single Trouble. The artist who is currently focused on new business ventures for 2015 has released this first track from what will be his 10th studio album under his label JM Records. Trouble is only one of the pieces on the new riddim which is available for airplay andRead More

Posted On February 2, 2015By altonIn Music Reviews, Music-News Radio, News

lovefromNY

To Lyrikal from New York with Love. The Caribbean American Entertainment Industry in New York got together and with the help of the team in Trinidad and Tobago and Synergy TV to surprise Lyrikal with special dedication video. The video featured DJs, promoters, artiste, photographers and radio presenter, all who have either worked with or have been inspired by the work of Devon Lyrikal Martin. The message in the video was very clear, to let him and the rest of the world know that his New York family is supportingRead More
Exco Levi Earns 4th JUNO Nomination for Best Reggae Recording! Toronto, Canada Exco Levi earns a 4th Juno nomination for Best Reggae Recording as announced by the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) at the launch of the 2015 JUNO Awards season on Tuesday January 27th. The prestigious award, internationally recognized as the equivalent of the American Grammy’s, is the most coveted award in Canadian music which recognizes outstanding musical contributions made by its’ nominees. Exco Levi’s good news of a fourth nomination comes just ahead of theRead More
NEW RELEASES FROM FOX FUSE Machel Montano is “Losing It” in a Good Way Available Now Stadic Studio Productions and Wetty Beatz Productions team up again for new smash “Losing It” from soca star Machel Montano, now available worldwide from all major digital retailers (released on January 12, 2015), from FOX FUSE. “Losing It” is a featured track on the Bitter Riddim, produced and released for the 2015 Trinidad Carnival season. Trinidadian superstar Machel Montano has been performing and entertaining the worldwide masses for over 30 years and counting. HisRead More