Trinidadian soca star KES introduces us to some of his favorite fun behaviors occurring during Trinidad’s Carnival season on his new single, aptly titled “Bad Habits,” released by all major digital retailers worldwide on January 13, 2014 from FOX FUSE. Making a solo appearance sans his band, KES teams up with producer Klase Gonzales and songwriter Kernal Roberts for the tantalizing lyrics on this new gem from 1st Klase Records.
Alongside KES The Band, Kees Dieffenthaller is a staple in the soca scene and has been touring worldwide, thrilling fans with their fantastic brand of Caribbean music and drawing international audiences into their island pop sound during recent years. This groovy soca release is a return to home and the essence of KES’ sound, and is bound to encourage some bad habits from revelers at the upcoming Carnival celebrations in and out of Trinidad.
Dancehall Dutchess Tiana Orders “Guh Dung” on new Soca Single
Dancehall Dutchess Tiana embraces the Carnival spirit with her new soca single “Guh Dung,” available worldwide from all major digital retailers on January 13, 2014 from FOX FUSE. The power soca Veco Chant Riddim, from Grenada-based production house Island Traffic Entertainment, sizzles with the Jamaican dancehall sensation, who fell in love with the riddim when she first heard it for its up-tempo, festive vibes. The formula works as soca lovers are in store for a high-energy party anthem that will ignite the feeling of Carnival, wherever it is played.
Tiana has been steadily securing her place in the dancehall spotlight and now takes an unexpected and welcomed turn in soca with “Guh Dung.” Versatile, wicked and wild, the sultry artist continues to dabble with sounds and experiment with different producers, as she builds her catalog of hits. Island Traffic Entertainment was thrilled to invole her as it exposes their riddim to the Jamaican market, which now hosts its own annual carnival celebrations in Kingston, and also to dancehall fans worldwide.
Dancehall Slayer Stein Sounds Off on New Single “Di War Start”
Dancehall slayer Stein is ready for battle this year with his new single “Di War Start,” available worldwide from all major digital retailers on January 14, 2014 from FOX FUSE. The dark, gritty track is a follow-up to “War Get Serious,” released in December in advance of his anticipated appearance on Sting in Jamaica. Both singles are diss tracks as Stein unleashes his beef with dancehall star Popcaan, and both anthems have been gaining momentum with airplay on dancehall radio playlists in Jamaica and beyond.
“Di War Start” was produced by Stein’s very own label, New Planet Records, based in Kingston, Jamaica. The single is available in clean and explicit versions, along with the instrumental, as Stein continues his trend of making his music available for all formats and audiences, and looks forward to growing his brand globally as he takes off with the New Year.
Kick Dem Records Presents the Bass Riddim
Kick Dem Records presents the electrifying Bass Riddim, available worldwide from all major digital retailers on January 14, 2014 from FOX FUSE. The blazing dancehall compilation is the latest release from Jamaican imprint Kick Dem Records, fronted by producers ZJ Bruce Lee and Kris Beatz.
Boasting 21 singles, the Bass Riddim features a slew of dancehall stars including Beenie Man with “Way You Wine,” Stein with “Set It Up,” Kiprich with “Affi Mi Name” and Stacious with “Bounce,” just to name a few of the thrilling tracks on this exciting offering. This is just the latest in a string of hit releases from Kick Dem Records as they keep dancehall music at a competitive level, both at home and internationally.
Kick Dem Records Unleashes the Unruly Badness Riddim
Kick Dem Records unleashes the Unruly Badness Riddim, available worldwide from all major digital retailers on January 14, 2014 from FOX FUSE. Dancehall heavy-hitting producers ZJ Bruce Lee and Kris Beatz score with this smooth and modern take on dancehall for their latest release from their Jamaica-based imprint, Kick Dem Records.
The Unruly Badness Riddim sizzles with dancehall thrillers and provocative singles from Popcaan with the breakout hit “Shaky Warrior,” Stein with “The Trees,” Esco with “Nuh Talk Bout,” Revla with “Kick Dem,” and Versatile with two joints, “Shake Up Yuh Body” and “Fall.” The riddim is already enjoying heavy rotation on radio in Jamaica and internationally, and is bound to bring the heat to fans globally, as Kick Dem Records kicks off the year strong with blazing riddims anchored by the genre’s hottest artists, claiming a coveted place atop dancehall’s most in-demand hit-makers, currently.