Monthly Archives: "October 2015"

Trinidadian production house Nu Generation Studios drops its new hit “Don Diva” from Juelio featuring Inzey, available worldwide from all major digital retailers on October 23, 2015, with pre-order available now, from FOX FUSE. Hit producer Julian “Juelio” Nelson, who is at the helm of Nu Generation Studios, evolves as an exciting artist and delivers with the up-tempo, groovy “Don Diva.” Trinidadian rapper Inzey adds his lyrical flow, flavoring the groovy soca tune with rap. The track is building momentum on radio and dance floors, as Juelio pulls double-duty asRead More
Trinidad and Tobago-based hit house AdvoKit Productions releases its new smash “Better Than You” by Rita Jones, available worldwide from all major digital retailers on October 23, 2015, with pre-order available now, from FOX FUSE. Coming off a stunningly successful 2015 soca season with blockbuster releases such “Ola” by Olatunji, which continues to chart on Billboard over a year later (Top 100 Reggae Songs chart), AdvoKit Productions brings its new hit “Better Than You” for the 2016 Trinidad Carnival. Trinidadian songstress Rita Jones cut her singing chops and earned aRead More
Trinidad and Tobago-based Martian Music brings us “Bumper Patrol” from Devon Matthews, available worldwide from all major digital retailers on October 23, 2015, with pre-order available now, from FOX FUSE. It was produced and written by producer Erikkson “Don Iko” George for his own imprint, Martian Music. “Bumper Patrol” is a provocative, groovy soca tune voiced by Trinidadian soca sensation Devon Matthews. It debuts for the 2016 Trinidad Carnival season and is perfect to enjoy at fetes and on the road, or wherever a bumper patrol is needed. Martian MusicRead More
BlackStarr Productionz ignites with its new soca compilaton the Skyline Riddim, available worldwide from all major digital retailers on October 23, 2015, with pre-order available now, from FOX FUSE. The groovy soca rhythm is BlackStarr Productionz’s new release for the 2016 Trinidad Carnival season. Short and sweet with four tracks, the Skyline Riddim features tunes from Trinidadian entertainers Semonita, Sir Skarz, Mr. Moore and Ruben. The tunes are picking up momentum on playlists throughout the Caribbean and also on YouTube, where audio-only videos are racking up views. Based in Trinidad,Read More
Trinidadian production house Tuff Nut Studio presents the Good Works Riddim: Deluxe Edition, available worldwide from all major digital retailers on October 23, 2015, with pre-order available now, from FOX FUSE. Based in Febeau Village in San Juan, Trinidad, Tuff Nut Studio was established in 2006 by producer Michael “Master Mike” Samuel, who has been crafting reggae gems for a decade now. Good Works Riddim: Deluxe Edition delivers six tracks and features Trinidadian reggae sensations Marley Palmer, Jah Son, Tishana, Nigel Lopez, J Dot Manswell and Patriotic. The conscious reggaeRead More
Trinidad-based Optimus Productions TT breaks new ground with its AfroSoca Riddim, available worldwide from all major digital retailers on October 23, 2015, with pre-order available now, from FOX FUSE. Producer Jesse John is at the helm of Optimus Productions TT and is thrilled to bring this hit soca compilation for the 2016 Trinidad Carnival season. Jamaican dancehall thriller Blak Ryno takes a bite into soca with his new anthem “Inside,” JW & Blaze and Kimba Sorzano team up for “Feelin It,” Shradah and Nessa Preppy join forces for “Caribbean Queens,”Read More
Meet our Soca Olympians ‘SocaLympians’. As competition to reach the first Soca Olympic Games in Trinidad and Tobago heats up, as we take a look at some of the athletes who have booked their place. Olatunji – As the reigning Groovy Soca Monarch champion, Ola is looking forward to capturing the double with the help of his Soca Gold Medal team members this season. After testing positive for performance enhancement drugs which brought too much vibes, he is in the clear again and has vowed to show his consistency yearRead More
Greensleeves, in conjunction with One Love Books, is proud to present Clarks in Jamaica, the album tie-in with Al Fingers’ critically acclaimed book of the same name which chronicles the celebrated status of Clarks shoes in Jamaica. The compilation, to be released on October 16th, 2015 on CD, vinyl and digital download, will showcase classics from the golden age of dancehall music that celebrates Jamaica’s love affair with the iconic English footwear brand. Al, who compiled the album, says “Growing up in England I’ve always been fascinated by the JamaicanRead More

Posted On October 22, 2015By altonIn Merchandise, Music Reviews, News, Program Related

Marvay Challenges You

“Challenge Accepted” is the phrase that is quite applicable to Damian Marvay’s single ‘Survive The Weekend.’ Quite confident is he, that when challenged to indulge in Carnival he quickly accepted. Truth be told, only a fool would not accept, considering all the factors involved; women, music, costume, alcohol, partying and revelry. Marvay’s acceptance led to the most enjoyable weekend of his life and he now extends a challenge to you to ‘Survive The Weekend.’ The Barbados born singer/songwriter/performer is the encapsulation of a “full package”; talent, personality and charisma. WithRead More
Finally, an opportunity has presented itself to shout out “F…Dem” without apology. Hold on, before you begin throwing F’s around let’s be specific; Forget, Face, Flatter and Fete are all applicable. When their eyes are recording your every move to strike up neighborhood gossip remember they’re only as significant as you make them. Every movement; wine, jump or wave is ‘For All Ah Dem’ and Vincentian Soca artiste Problem Child is stating this clearly in his track. The cleverly written track that is featured on the ‘Fete Life Riddim’ canRead More