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Trinidad and Tobago-based Gospel artist Samuel “Farenite” Selkridge ignites with four genre-spanning Gospel jams – reggae with “Mama I Love You,” hip-hop with “Child of God,” and Gospel soca with “Child of God” and “Royalty,” all available worldwide from all major digital retailers on May 6, 2016, with pre-order available now, from FOX FUSE. Inking an exclusive, worldwide digital distribution deal with FOX FUSE, Farenite’s entire catalog will now become available to the international audience. Respected for his writing, in particular his lyricism and biblical content, Farenite has chosen toRead More
Caribbean Gospel super-group Forward propels with three new Gospel gems – “Daddy,” “Jesus Save Me” and “Moving Forward,” all now available worldwide, from FOX FUSE. Inking an exclusive, worldwide digital distribution deal with FOX FUSE, Forward’s entire catalog will now become available to the international audience, starting with these three releases. Based in Trinidad and Tobago, Forward consists of 12 members. Formed by Russel Garner and Milio Providence, the Gospel duo played together for four years before deciding to expand the group. They envisioned a band with a collective ofRead More
Kingston, Jamaica- based Kick Dem Records presents the Slow Bunx Riddim, now available worldwide from all major digital retailers, from FOX FUSE. Produced by Jermaine “ZJ Bruce Lee” Bennett for his label Kick Dem Records, this new collection of sultry dancehall anthems showcases some of the top names in dancehall music today. Such star power landed the compilation in the international spotlight, as the Slow Bunx Riddim receives a coveted feature on the iTunes U.S. Reggae New Music chart, during its week of release. The sizzling Slow Bunx Riddim isRead More
Reggae Ambassador, Freddie McGregor, O.D. has done it again with the release of his second single “True to My Roots” on the classic Studio One “Heavenless” riddim’ (previously made popular by Reggae legend Dennis Brown’s “Your Love’s Got a Hold on Me” and Tristan Palmer’s “Entertainment”). The track sets the stage for his highly anticipated fifteen track album similarly entitled True to My Roots slated for release in June 2016 throughout Japan, UK, North America, Europe and the Caribbean. Fresh off a successful run of the albums debut single, “WhatRead More
          FROM SICILY TO JAMAICA, REGGAE SINGER, PRODUCER & MULTI-INSTRUMENTALIST ALBOROSIE PRESENTS HIS NEW STUDIO ALBUM FREEDOM & FYAH Out May 20 on Greensleeves Records. Reggae music is no longer confined by race, skin color or nationality. It always did have a global message, but the culture that it represents has now extended way beyond Jamaica. Alborosie’s success is symbolic of this new spirit sweeping the reggae world. The Sicilian born artist, who has spent over a decade living in Jamaica, delivers revolutionary songs with deep,Read More
A NEW GENERATION OF ROOTS, ROCK & REGGAE, RAGING FYAH RELEASES NEW STUDIO ALBUM EVERLASTING ON MAY 27 ON DUB ROCKERS Recently Wrapped First U.S. Tour with Stick Figure and performing at Cali Roots Festival on May 29. “…most promising acts…their revolutionary spirit evoking the late Peter Tosh or Steel Pulse circa the late 1970s” – Billboard On the heels of their first national U.S. tour with Stick Figure and Fortunate Youth, one of Jamaica’s most promising young acts Raging Fyah is gearing up for their debut album for DubRead More
Antiguan singer and songwriter Kiyode Erasto delivers a divine album in Woosh Sacntify, now available worldwide from all major digital retailers from FOX FUSE. A key member of Antigua & Barbuda-based imprint Federation Family, Erasto has been bringing conscious, spiritual music to the masses for sixteen years now and Woosh Sanctify delivers exactly that, to the delight of Erasto fans everywhere. Boasting 13 dancehall and reggae jams, this marks the first international album release from Erasto, who has seen EPs and numerous tracks released worldwide in the past, also fromRead More
Rising Gospel marvel Marc Isaacs spreads his faith to the global masses with his new song “Round the World,” now available worldwide from all major digital retailers (released on March 18, 2016), from FOX FUSE. Born in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, Isaacs has been earning his stripes as a songwriter and performer for years now, and was a nominee at the 2014 Caribbean Gospel Music Marlin Awards. Written by Isaacs and produced by Joshua Ali and Reuel Lynch, “Round the World” delivers upbeat, groovy soca vibrations laced withRead More
Trinidad and Tobago-based Gospel singer Nigel Lopez delivers praise and worship to carnival season with his new Gospel soca song “Camp Connection,” now available worldwide from all major digital retailers, from FOX FUSE. Creating music as a performer and producer under his imprint Sincerity Studios, Lopez has been waving the Gospel soca flag for years and the world is taking notice. Lopez wrote and produced the up-tempo, groovy soca track, which highlights the celebration of Christians during Trinidad and Tobago’s carnival season. According to Lopez, a caravan sponsored by theRead More
Soca hit house GBM Productions drops a new smash for the road from Trinidadian soca sensation Shal Marshall with “Party: Official GBM Roadmix,” now available worldwide from all major digital retailers, from FOX FUSE. Marshall, famed radio personality (of 96.1 WEFM in Trinidad and Tobago) and soca stunner, scored another blockbuster hit with the GBM-produced “Party,” which mashed up playlists and fetes throughout the 2016 Trinidad Carnival season. The quintessential groovy, soca track is now remixed for the road and injected with energetic dance beats, which are crafted for theRead More