NEW RELEASES FROM FOX FUSE
Machel Montano is “Losing It” in a Good Way
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. His evolution from a child performer into the biggest name in soca music today has been followed by die-hard soca fans, who clamor for his new releases such as this, from their proclaimed “King of Soca.” The high-energy tune is classic Machel and is bound to have every listener on their feet dancing and losing it.
GBM Productions Ignites with New Hits from Destra Garcia and Shal Marshall
GBM Productions ignites with two new hit releases – “Piece Ah Dat” by Destra Garcia and “Performance” by Shal Marshall, both now available worldwide from all major digital retailers (released January 26, 2015), from FOX FUSE. Based between New York City and Trinidad, GBM Productions has been churning out slick songs and red-hot riddims for years and these latest releases are no different.
“Piece Ah Dat” is a melodic, groovy tune from the “Queen of Bacchanal,” as Destra Garcia is fondly known to fans. “Performance” is an up-tempo track that will have fans jumping and waving along with soca thriller Shal Marshall. Both songs were produced by Kenwyn Holder and Jason Carter for GBM Productions, for the 2015 Trinidad Carnival season.
Soca Diva Kerlz Celebrates “Canboulay”
Available on February 9
Soca diva Kerlz delivers her latest hit “Canboulay,” available worldwide from all major digital retailers on February 9, 2015, with pre-order available now, from Precision Digital, a distribution partner of FOX FUSE.
The high-energy, power soca tune was produced by Keston “Keys” Patrick and Darien Bailey, and executive produced by Val Musik Productions. “Canboulay” (a harvest festival that is a precursor to Trinidad Carnival) sparks with classic, Trinbagonian flavors and is bound to be a fan favorite at fetes this carnival season and beyond.
Kick Dem Records Blazes with the Kick Dem Riddim
Available on February 10
Jamaican imprint Kick Dem Records blazes with its latest hit-filled dancehall compilation, the aptly-titled Kick Dem Riddim – Various Artists, available from all major digital retailers worldwide on February 10, 2015, with pre-order available now, from FOX FUSE.
Produced by Jermaine “ZJ Bruce Lee” Bennett for the Kingston, Jamaica-based Kick Dem Records, the thrilling compilation ignites playlists with some of the top names in reggae and dancehall music today. Boasting 14 sizzling hits, Kick Dem Riddim showcases reggae and dancehall stars such as Capleton, Mr. Vegas, I-Octane, Lady Saw and Demarco, just to name a few.
The Kick Dem Riddim brings classic, dancehall vibes and is already burning up the charts and airwaves in Jamaica, where it has been in steady rotation on top stations such as ZIP FM. With another hit compilation under its belt, Kick Dem Records is firing fuel into the dancehall music industry and keeping the genre alive for the global fan base.
1. I-Octane – Stop Talk
2. Teflon – Syv Weh the Game
3. Capleton – Nuttin Whe Dem Try
4. Demarco – Levels to This
5. Demarco – Levels to This (Raw)
6. Lady Saw – Boom (Raw)
7. Mr. Vegas – Pum Pum Tree
8. Mr. Vegas – Pum Pum Tree (Raw)
9. Vershon – Straight
10. Vershon – Straight (Raw)
11. Esco – Thumbs Up
12. Esco – Thumbs Up (Raw)
13. Rayted – Gyal A Swarm Me
14. Rayted – Gyal A Swarm Me (Raw)
15. General B – Mama Bed
16. Kick Dem Records – Kick Dem Riddim (Instrumental)
AdvoKit Productions Presents the Puppet String Riddim
Available on February 10
Trinidad-based AdvoKit Productions presents its new hit compilation Puppet String Riddim – Various Artists, available worldwide from all major digital retailers on February 10, 2015, with pre-order available now, from FOX FUSE.
The up-tempo, soca compilation boasts four (4) tracks and features some of the top artists in soca, including Prophet Benjamin with “So What,” Sekon Sta with “Bruk Down,” Santana D Puppet with “Bounce On It” and AdvoKit Productions with “Puppet String Riddim (Instrumental).”
The Puppet String Riddim was crafted for the notorious, local Trinidadian puppet Santana, as a unique collaboration with AdvoKit Productions. The compilation was released to radio earlier this year and now makes its way to fans, just in time to join the 2015 Trinidad Carnival festivities.
1. Prophet Benjamin – So What
2. Sekon Sta – Bruk Down
3. Santana D Puppet – Bounce On It
4. AdvoKit Productions – Puppet String Riddim (Instrumental)
Kode 784 Productions Drops D Jigsaw Riddim
Available on February 10
Soca hit house Kode 784 Productions drops its electrifying, new compilation D Jigsaw Riddim – Various Artists, available worldwide from all major digital retailers on February 10, 2015, with pre-order available now, from FOX FUSE.
The groovy, soca collection boasts four (4) hits and features soca sensations Blaxx with “Mama,” Problem Child featuring Leonce with “One of Ah Kind,” Buffy with “Outta Time” and Kode 784 Productions with “D Jigsaw Riddim (Instrumental).”
Based in Brooklyn, New York with St. Vincent roots, Kode 784 Productions celebrates its sixth year in music production and has been successful from birth, with producer Kevin Sardine at its helm. The production house specializes in creating eclectic sounds and styles within the soca genre, as are evident on D Jigsaw Riddim.
1. Blaxx – Mama
2. Problem Child Featuring Leonce – One of Ah Kind
3. Buffy – Outta Time
4. Kode 784 Productions – D Jigsaw Riddim (Instrumental)