Monthly Archives: "June 2015"

Zulu Tribe Riddim With the Rhythmic drums, bass and chants we invoke the musical spirits of Africa. We present the Zulu Tribe Riddim. This riddim was built to give love, peace and invoke the rhythm spirit in the souls of Soca lovers. Inspired by the chanting musical Tribes of Africa. It comes from a place of happiness and good vibes. So sit back, listen and enjoy as we carry you on a musical safari where the only enchantment is the sounds of sweet soca music. On this safari you canRead More
MALLY MALL ft Eric Bellinger, Chinx, Too Short “FREAK” Download DJ Pack Back UP Link Listen on AudioMack Online Website: http://www.mallymall.net/ Social Media: Twitter: Tweets by MallyMallRead More
Award-winning Authors for Caribbean Month WORDFest Tracey Baptiste, Cheryl Boyce-Taylor; Marlon James Saturday, June 6, 2015 The Writers Are Coming! Bestselling novelist, Marlon James, celebrated poetess, Cheryl Boyce-Taylor, and award-winning children’s book author, Tracey Baptiste, headline this year’s WORD! – A Caribbean Book Fest. This annual coming together of authors, readers and literary curious returns on Saturday, June 6 to the Medgar Evers College campus in Brooklyn, NY – the world’s largest Caribbean meeting. This star-studded celebration of the frequently overlooked literary legacy of the Caribbean’s cultural milieu is beingRead More
DOUBLE BARREL LARGEUP + OKAYPLAYER PRESENT A NEW MIXTAPE BLENDING HIP-HOP & REGGAE CLASSICS Download Here: http://www.largeup.com/2015/05/25/double-barrel-reggae-samples-and-hip-hop-classics/ Reggae and rap are two sides of the same coin, and the history of hip-hop is deep with sounds borrowed from Jamaica. Premiered today via LargeUp.com and Okayplayer, DJ Gravy and Corey Chase’s Double Barrel mixtape brings this connection to the fore, blending classic hip-hop tracks with the classic reggae tunes that inspired them. Named for a 1971 single by Dave and Ansell Collins that was the first reggae song to top theRead More
STEPHEN “RAGGA” MARLEY REVEALS FULL TOUR DATES + BRAND NEW VIDEO FOR “GHETTO BOY” FEAT. BOUNTY KILLER & COBRA AVAILABLE NOW ON iTUNES Bob Marley’s Son & Grammy-Winning Musician Joins Convo About Ongoing Cycle of Crime & Violence #BreakTheCycle Stephen “Ragga” Marley – the eight-time Grammy winner and multi-talented singer/ songwriter/musician/producer – announces headlining tour and releases the brand new video for his latest single “Ghetto Boy” ft. Bounty Killer & Cobra. The track is available now on iTunes and will be featured on his forthcoming album Revelation Part II:Read More
ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA LAUNCH CARIBBEAN WEEK WITH MUST ATTEND EVENT OF THE CITY Featured Official Signing Between Antigua and Barbuda and Sunwing Travel Group New York, NY. June 2, 2015 – The Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority started Caribbean Tourism Week with a splash by hosting the must-attend event of the city, with over 180 attendees including influential, top-tier leading media, and travel trade and executives. The event was held to celebrate achievements of the past year of The Government of Antigua and Barbuda, including the appointment of Special EconomicRead More
LUCAS DIPASQUALE ANNOUNCES NEW SINGLE “DO IT LIKE” FEAT. STYLO G, KARDINAL O AND KONSHENS Teenage Canadian singer Lucas DiPasquale began turning heads last year when he uploaded his remarkable acoustic mash-up of hits (Road Affi Tek On, Ravin and Only Man She Want) by Dancehall artist Popcaan. The video (which had over 150,000 views in a month on YouTube) gained love worldwide as renowned US music magazine FADER instantly picked it up, UK DJ’s Ras Kwame and Seani B raved about Lucas and artists Kano and Krept and KonanRead More
Gyptian (Jamaica), Benjai (Trinidad), Chronixx (Jamaica), Destra (Trinidad), Farmer Nappy (Trinidad), Charles Jahfaa (Haiti) and Etana (Jamaican) are all nominated of the 2015 Best International Act – Caribbean. It’s a very tight race as these top 7 artist have all made major impact over the past year. While they are credited for their talent, an online voting period with social media hashtag #BlackCanadianAwards to help seal their fate ends this Friday June 5th. Best Caribbean Style Act, another category but focused on Canadian artists at the awards celebrates some ofRead More
NEW RELEASES FROM FOX FUSE June 2, 2015 BASSink Productions Presents the Groove Theory Riddim Available on June 16 Barbadian production house BASSink Productions presents the Groove Theory Riddim, available worldwide from all major digital retailers on June 16, 2015, with pre-order available now, from FOX FUSE. Composed by producer Dwain “Dwaingerous” Antrobus, the hit compilation was created for the 2015 Crop Over season, Barbados’ annual carnival celebrations, which is currently underway and culminates in early August. Showcasing five sizzling songs, Groove Theory Riddim features soca stars Patrice Roberts withRead More
Kingston (JA), June 2, 2015: Chimney Records’ recording artiste Zagga, has just returned from his first European tour. The tour entitled ‘Sleepless Nights’ began on May 7 with a show in Vienna and ended in Stuttgard on May 26. Though his words were barely understood, they were very well received. The tour yielded 3 sold out shows and lots of great memories for the artiste to take home. His next step is to complete the Pepsi Refresh tour which was recently launched in Kingston, Jamaica and comprises of 3 showsRead More