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Federation Family presents a new compilation and two new songs with Weekendz Riddim, “Fyah Truck” by Fucha Kid featuring Pipa and “Feel Like Dancing” by Fucha Kid, all now available worldwide from all major digital retailers (released August 5, 2016), from FOX FUSE.   Founded by Antiguan entertainer Karl “Fucha Kid” Edwards, Federation Family is home to a number of local dancehall and soca acts from Antigua. The imprint seeks to cultivate new talent in its homeland, and thereby deliver diverse and exciting music to the international audience. The three-track,Read More
WIZ Records drops new hits on its latest compilation Black Mass Riddim, now available worldwide from all major digital retailers (released June 22, 2016), from FOX FUSE. Producer Shawn “Mr. Roots” Mitchell, who is at the helm of WIZ Records, has been enjoying much success from his releases, which are mainstays on soca charts and playlists worldwide. The three-track, Black Mass Riddim is short but sweet, with offerings from Grenadian stars Pupa Leendi and Otis. The jab jab tracks bring the essence of Grenadian music and were released for theRead More
WMG Lab Records releases its new compilation Fi D Bruki Riddim, now available worldwide from all major digital retailers (released July 8, 2016), from FOX FUSE. WMG Lab Records is based in Arima, Trinidad and is helmed by hit producer Emmerson George, who has been building sizzlers for over five years now. He recently inked a digital distribution deal with FOX FUSE and as a result, his catalog is now available to music fans worldwide. Featuring five thrilling tracks, Fi D Bruki Riddim showcases rising Trinidadian sensations S.Carter featuring Bubbles,Read More
Dnyce Muzic delivers two new compilations and a new hit song with Relationship Riddim, Choices Riddim and Sadiki “From The Start,” all now available worldwide from all major digital retailers (released July 15, 2016), from FOX FUSE. Based in Laventille, Trinidad, Dnyce Muzic is helmed by producer David “Dnyce” Pereira, who has been building beats and writing songs since he was 17 years old. The Relationship Riddim yields four reggae gems from Trinidadian reggae stars ISasha, Kaya, Jah Mundy and SYR. The Choices Riddim births two acoustic reggae songs andRead More

Posted On August 21, 2016By altonIn music, Music Reviews, Music-News Radio, song

Joshua Ali: “Glow”

Trinidadian Gospel sensation Joshua Ali shines bright with his latest release “Glow,” now available worldwide from all major digital retailers (released July 8, 2016), from FOX FUSE. The Gospel soca song brings up-tempo, energetic beats framed by uplifting lyrics that illuminate Ali’s inspirational messages. The track is causing a stir in the Gospel circuit at home and across the Caribbean, and now with the international masses. Honing his musical skills as a child in church, Ali first became a producer before evolving into a performer in 2015, and has rapidlyRead More
Grenadian production house J. Benjamin Music drops two soca compilations with Rebel Riddim and Flashback Riddim, both now available worldwide from all major digital retailers (released on July 8, 2016), from FOX FUSE. J. Benjamin Music is based in St. George, Grenada and was founded by hit producer Joshua Benjamin, who delivers native Grenadian and jab jab soca sounds to the world.   The Rebel Riddim features two up-tempo tunes from Dash and Bonified, while the Flashback Riddim brings three groovy tracks from Bonified, Cinnamon and Alt-itude. The riddims wereRead More

Posted On August 21, 2016By altonIn music, Music Reviews, Music-News Radio, song

Sekon Sta: “My World”

Soca hit producer Mega Mick crafts a new hit for Trinidadian singer/songwriter Nesta “Sekon Sta” Boxill with “My World,” now available worldwide from all major digital retailers (released June 24, 2016), from FOX FUSE. Hailing from Trinidad and Tobago, Mikhail “Mega Mick” Corneal earned his musical stripes as a deejay for years, and has since evolved his talents into becoming a bonafide hit-maker. Previously teaming with Sekon Sta for his 2015 monster jam “Magic,” Mega Mick delivers the soca-dance fusion track “My World,” a patriotic, feel-good song that calls forRead More
New York, NY (FOX FUSE) – Legendary soca entertainer Irvin “Blackie” Blackman brings his eclectic and celebrated brand of Caribbean music to the masses, as his full catalog of music is now available worldwide from all major digital retailers, from FOX FUSE. Born and based in Trinidad and Tobago, Blackie is celebrating over 26 years in the music industry. He is hailed as one of soca music’s longtime leading lyricists and entertainers, who consistently delivers with witty lyrics and fun-filled performances, and has much more in store for years toRead More
CaribbeanTales International Film Festival http://www.caribbeantales.ca/CTFF Community Partners With Regent Park Film Festival – Under The Stars* http://regentparkfilmfestival.com/year-round/underthestars/ FREE OUTDOOR SUMMER SCREENING AUGUST 3, Regent Park (the Big Park), 620 Dundas Street East 7 p.m. Pre-show activities  – 9 p.m. Movie                    CTFF has partnered with the Regent Park Film Festival, once again, for the Under the Stars Community Screening on August 3, featuring the short film Mr. Crab (Faisal Lutchmedial, 2011, Canada, 8 minutes) and feature film The Jungle Book (Jon Favreau, USA, 2016, 1 hour 46 minutes). The JungleRead More
VP RECORDS REMEMBERS “THE CROWN PRINCE OF REGGAE” DENNIS BROWN Double-Disc Tribute Album Will Drop June 3, 2016 Compilation Features Covers from Marsha Ambrosius, Freddie McGregor, Maxi Priest, Romain Virgo, Ikaya, Raging Fyah, Jah9, Christopher Ellis, The Green, Katchafire, Jah Cure, No Maddz, Chronixx, Jesse Royal, Kabaka Pyramid, Exco Levi, Kelissa, Jahmiel, Iba Mahr, Keznamdi and more Hailed by NPR Morning Edition as one of the 50 great voices of all time – the Jamaican musical icon Dennis Brown began his recording career at the tender age of 11 andRead More