Sizzla Tag

The 56th Annual Grammy Awards will air live on CBS on January 26, 2014. Two titles released on VP Records, Beres Hammond’s One Love, One Life and Sizzla’s The Messiah, are in the running for the Best Reggae Album category. “We are very proud of Sizzla and Beres for this outstanding achievement. Each artist, who are both legends in their own right, created inspiring and groundbreaking material on their latest collections. They not only released some of their best work to date, but raised the bar for the genre,” VPRead More
On January 1st, 2014, Big Links Promotion in association with Glen Grocery, G-Mac and Jerry will present the annual New Year’s Day Treat and Customer Appreciation Stage Show. Every year the event gets bigger and bigger and this year is no different. Artists expected to make an appearance are Sizzla Kalonji, I Wayne, Jah Bouks, Karamanti, Mikey General, Tarrus Riley, Redeem, Nature, Ibah Mar, and that is just to name a few. Music will be provided by Cave Man Sound with DJ DC (from Bess FM) on the turn tables.Read More
The 2014 Grammy nominees were revealed on Friday, December 6th, 2013. Two titles released on VP Records, Beres Hammond’s One Love, One Life and Sizzla’s The Messiah, are in the running for the Best Reggae Album category. Known to many as the “Otis Redding of Reggae,” Beres Hammond has been producing and pouring out his smoky-sweet vocals over every kind of riddim track for almost 40 years. VP Records released his latest Grammy-nominated, double-disc studio album One Love, One Life in November 2012. The release peaked at #1 on Billboard’sRead More
The four staging of the Full Black party and stage show series is set to unfold on Sunday October 20 at the new Mas Camp. The event is being promoted by World Beat Promotions. The promoters have enlisted a cast of heavyweights including Bounty Killer, I Octane, Sizzla, Lady Saw, Elephant Man, Jah Bouks, Macka Diamond, QQ and newcomers Gage, Venjance and Kconeil to keep patrons entertained all night. According to a spokesperson for the event ‘We have been putting on this event since 2010 and it has grown tremendously’.Read More
Sizzla, one of reggae’s most prolific artists, has announced four European tour dates in support of his 70th album The Messiah, released in May on Kalonji Music/VP Records. He kicks off this Saturday, July 27th at the Garance Reggae Festival in France and will make stops at the Salento Summer Festival in Lecce, Italy and the Cabaret Sauvage in Paris, France before wrapping on Tuesday, July 30 at Paradiso in Amsterdam, Holland. Since his emergence in 1995, the enigmatic vocalist has undeniably put his stamp on the genre regardless ofRead More
The July, 2013 issue of L3 marks a major milestone! This year marks the 2nd anniversary of the re-launch of L3; we are officially 2! Over the past 2 years, L3 Magazine has connected fans with the industries best personalities, and has balanced that with information on music news, fashion, beauty and as of late, great recipes. There is no doubt that readers are clear, L3 Is the #1 Caribbean-Urban online publication! This month, we celebrate our Earthstrong by featuring Sizzla Kalonji on the front cover. With the release ofRead More
One of reggae’s most prolific artists Sizzla returns with his 70th album The Messiah on May 28th (Kalonji Music/VP Records). Since his emergence in 1995, the enigmatic vocalist has undeniably put his stamp on the genre regardless of the current style or trend. His latest effort showcases his musical depth, passion and precision in partnership with Bread Back productions. Mostly written and executive produced by Sizzla himself, Kalonji’s full scope of talents are displayed on The Messiah. With a fresh perspective in 2013, the man on a musical mission inspiresRead More
One of reggae’s most prolific artists Sizzla returns with his 70th album The Messiah on May 28th (Kalonji Music/VP Records). Since his emergence in 1995, the enigmatic vocalist has undeniably put his stamp on the genre regardless of the current style or trend. His latest effort showcases his musical depth, passion and precision in partnership with Bread Back productions. Mostly written and executive produced by Sizzla himself, Kalonji’s full scope of talents are displayed on The Messiah. With a fresh perspective in 2013, the man on a musical mission inspiresRead More
The staging of the 5th annual Portmore Seafood Festival will take place April 1st 2013 at the Portmore Football Field in Portmore St.Catherine, Jamaica. Abuka Entertainment proudly presents a day of unity, food and music for one and all. This years event will feature some of the biggest name in dancehall and reggae music with a range of local and international artists. Grammy award winner Beenie Man, critically acclaimed reggae star Sizzla, international superstar Spragga Benz and artiste extraordinaire Flippa Moggla have been named as headliner for the festival. TheRead More
The staging of the 5th annual Portmore Seafood Festival will take place April 1st 2013 at the Portmore Football Field in Portmore St.Catherine, Jamaica. Abuka Entertainment proudly presents a day of unity, food and music for one and all. This years event will feature some of the biggest name in dancehall and reggae music with a range of local and international artists. Grammy award winner Beenie Man, critically acclaimed reggae star Sizzla, and international superstar Spragga Benz have been named as headliner for the festival. The one day Seafood FestivalRead More