Shanta Price is “Stush” with New BASSink Productions Hit
Barbadian production house BASSink Productions debuts its first single for sale worldwide with Shanta Prince’s “Stush,” available worldwide from all major digital retailers on October 13, 2014 from FOX FUSE. Composed by producer Dwain “Dwaingerous” Antrobus, the hit was released for the 2014 Crop Over season, Barbados’ annual carnival celebrations that culminated in August, where it received much fanfare. It also received a coveted featured on the iTunes U.S. Reggae Hot Tracks chart, during its week of release.
Although diminutive in stature, Shanta Prince is a powerhouse on the stage. Her unique style of sound is evident in the soulful, groovy vocals that she belts out on “Stush.” The catchy track is already a fan favorite with soca lovers in Barbados, where it has also been in rotation on radio since its release, and is guaranteed to gain more fans as it now bows internationally.
BASSink Productions, lead by Dwaingerous, has been on the forefront of the Barbadian soca movement and has been integral in making the island nation a serious contender in releasing quality soca music, for years now. Dwaingerous earned his stripes as the lead keyboardist in soca star Machel Montano’s HD Band, in which he continues to play and tour the world. He now brings sweet soca sounds to the global masses in a bigger way with the release of his musical productions.
The Federation Family Presents New Smash “Party Life” from M.O
Antigua-based production house The Federation Family presents M.O with his new smash “Party Life,” available worldwide from all major digital retailers on October 13, 2014 from FOX FUSE.
Founded by Antiguan entertainer Karl “Fucha Kid” Edwards, The Federation Family signed local dancehall and soca acts as is seeks to cultivate new talent in its homeland, and deliver more diverse and exciting music to the international audience.
In keeping with that mission, The Federation Family member and Antigua-based singer/songwriter Chaio “M.O” Jarvis brings a club banger set to ignite dance floors and airwaves with “Party Life.” Fusing dancehall and soca vibes, this song delivers a diverse array of Caribbean flavors and easily travels between musical genres to give fans what they want – a great time.
1st Klase Records Drops New EP, Swappi And Friends
1st Klase Records releases this highly anticipated EP from Trinidadian dancehall and soca star Swappi titled Swappi And Friends, available worldwide from all major digital retailers on October 28, 2014, with pre-order available now, from FOX FUSE. A longtime musical partnership between both parties birthed this exciting collaborative album, much to the delight of soca and dancehall fans everywhere.
Showcasing five sizzling hits, Swappi And Friends yields hits that are set to ignite playlists all year long. Swappi duets with chutney king Ravi B, reggaeton thriller Mr. Renzo, soca diva Buffy and soca slayer Supa Jigga TC on the five smash tunes.
Trinidad and Tobago-based hit house 1st Klase Records, under the tutelage of producer Klase Gonzales, flawlessly deliver soca spiced with dancehall, EDM and pop influences, thereby adding international flavors to its rich island sound and guaranteeing it to find its place on playlists worldwide, while helping to make Swappi a household name.
1. Doh Sticky Featuring Ravi B
2. Extraordinary Girl Featuring Mr. Renzo
3. Obsessed Featuring Buffy
4. Monday Morning Featuring Supa Jigga TC
5. Monday Morning (Raw) Featuring Supa Jigga TC
MillBeatz Entertainment Makes the Call Riddim
MillBeatz Entertainment crafts the thrilling dancehall reggae compilation Call Riddim – Various Artists, available worldwide from all major digital retailers on October 28, 2014, with pre-order available now, from FOX FUSE. The riddim features some big names from both Jamaica and Trinidad, proving the diversity and demand of MillBeatz’s music.
Legendary Jamaican dancehall star General Degree headlines the release, alongside Trinidadian reggae and dancehall thriller Prophet Benjamin. Jamaica’s Lukie D, Trinidad’s RKG and the riddim instrumental round out this five-track collection of Trinidadian-flavored dancehall bangers.
Based in Trinidad, MillBeatz Entertainment was formed by producer David Millien, whose talent and fusion sounds have made him a mainstay on Trinidadian radio and on Caribbean music platforms, worldwide. The hit-filled Call Riddim adds fuel to the growing MillBeatz catalog and provides new reggae gems for fans everywhere.
1. General Degree – Caribbean Slow Wine
2. Prophet Benjamin – Big Agouti
3. Prophet Benjamin – Big Agouti (Raw)
4. Lukie D – Give Me Some
5. RKG – Body Good
6. MillBeatz Entertainment – Call Riddim (Instrumental)
JahLight Records Creates the Inspirational Jehovah Riddim
Trinidad and Tobago-based JahLight Records returns with an uplifting reggae gospel compilation album, Jehovah Riddim, available worldwide from all major digital retailers on October 28, 2014, with pre-order available now, from FOX FUSE. Helmed by producer Akeunde Pemberton, JahLight Records is quickly becoming known for crafting classic Caribbean tunes and especially for making its mark in the reggae Gospel world.
Caribbean reggae Gospel artists shine on this loaded 12-track album, including Kwesi Fontinelle, King Solomon, Righteous, Matthew Greenidge, Afyia Modeste, Zion and Virtuous, just to name a few. The all-Trinidadian line-up brings seasoned singers, songwriters and performers to the table, and casts righteous seeds that are bound to earn fans for them, as well as the reggae Gospel genre, which continues to shine with gems such as the Jehovah Riddim.
1. Righteous – Amazing Grace
2. Virtuous – All I Need Is You
3. Silent Sah – Give My Life To You
4. Excellent Featuring Messiahs – You’re The Reason
5. Zion – Don’t Worry
6. Kwesi Fontinelle – One God
7. Designers Original – Sweeter
8. Justice Featuring Mr. Song – Different Love
9. Matthew Greenidge – He Loves Forever
10. Peculiar Princesses – Hit me with Your Love
11. King Solomon – How Long Again
12. Afyia Modeste – Joy
MillBeatz Entertainment and Central Records Band for Shatta Glass Riddim
MillBeatz Entertainment and Central Records team up for the exciting reggae compilation Shatta Glass Riddim – Various Artists, available worldwide from all major digital retailers on October 28, 2014, with pre-order available now, from FOX FUSE. The riddim features the top stars from the budding Trinidadian dancehall scene, who due to releases such as this one, have been making their mark on the international dancehall reggae landscape.
Trinidadian dancehall/reggae stars Marlon Asher, King David, Kerry John, Raskal and Makamillion team up with rising sensations Chucky Gordon, Syo, Shade and Ras Pilot for 10 thrilling dancehall tunes, breaking barriers for dancehall music from Trinidad and Tobago.
Based in Trinidad, MillBeatz Entertainment was formed by producer David Millien, whose talent and fusion sounds have made him a mainstay on Trinidadian radio and on Caribbean music platforms, worldwide. The hit-filled Shatta Glass Riddim adds fuel to the growing MillBeatz catalog and provides new jams for dancehall fans everywhere.
1. Marlon Asher – High Grade Professor
2. Marlon Asher – High Grade Professor (Raw)
3. Kerry John – Underrated
4. Raskal – Protect Me
5. Makamillion – Traitors
6. King David – Patriot
7. Chucky Gordon – She’s Deserving
8. Syo – Real Friends
9. Ras Pilot – Warn Them
10. Shade – King Of Mi Bed
11. MillBeatz Entertainment and Central Records – Shatta Glass Riddim