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Etana is happy to announce her first headlining North American tour in support of her critically-acclaimed third studio album Better Tomorrow on VP Records. The reggae songstress kicked off the tour last night in Decatur, GA and will continue to headline shows in over 20 U.S. cities – spanning the South, Northeast, Midwest and Western region. In addition to these more intimate club dates, she will be performing at major stage shows, including Portland’s Northwest World Reggae Festival, Austin Reggae Festival, Summer Jam 2013 in West Palm Beach, FL asRead More
One Mic, the Artistic Movement continues to raise the bar. On Wednesday, April 10th One Mic (NY) will feature Reggae songstress Etana. Known to many as the reggae soul artist infused with beauty, positivity and strength, Etana has currently released her 3rd album “Better Tomorrow” This album primarily produced by Shane C. Brown of Jukeboxx Recordings, is an example of Etana “moving ahead from struggles of yesterday on a musical journey that uplifts the mind, body and the raw soul” as she explains on her intro of the single “SpokenRead More
Jamaican-born singer-songwriter Etana will reveal arguably her fiercest, most thought-provoking material next week on February 26, 2013. Recorded at Kingston’s legendary Tuff Gong Studios, Etana’s third studio album Better Tomorrow (VP Records) is a true testament to her evolved sound. Early accolades have begun to roll in. VIBE proclaims “the reggae ruler is back,” and BBC raves Better Tomorrow is “her most vocally subtle and seamless album to date.” BBC adds that her first single “Reggae” is “perhaps her finest piece of songwriting yet,” and new track “Queen is scorchingRead More
ETANA DELIVERS “COMMANDING” (JAMAICA GLEANER) PERFORMANCE AT JAMAICA JAZZ & BLUES FESTIVAL AND WILL SHOOT NEW VIDEO “REGGAE” OFF HER LONG AWAITED ALBUM ‘BETTER TOMORROW’ OUT FEBRUARY 26 Soulful Singer To Perform New Zealand’s Raggamuffin Festival This Friday U.S. Tour in March To Be Announced Etana shined on the second night of the annual Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival held at Greenfield Stadium in Trelawny on Friday, January 25. According to the Jamaica Gleaner the “graceful Etana” delivered a “commanding performance” to the jam-packed audience inside the 25,000 capacity venue.Read More

Posted On January 11, 2013By altonIn News

Etana Envisions A 'Better Tomorrow' In 2013

Miami-based singer-songwriter Etana will reveal arguably her fiercest, most thought-provoking material to date on February 26, 2013. Recorded at Kingston’s legendary Tuff Gong Studios, Etana’s third studio album Better Tomorrow (VP Records) is a true testament to her evolved sound. With a fresh perspective and baby daughter Nyla born in November 2012, Etana offers newfound clarity on Better Tomorrow. Her powerful songwriting and evocative vocals ride effortlessly over soulful reggae melodies on this 14-track collection produced primarily by Jamaica’s own Shane C. Brown of Jukeboxx Recordings. Described as “reggae’s JillRead More

Posted On October 28, 2012By altonIn Music-News Radio

Etana Unleashes Reggae

Etana Unleashes Reggae The 3-Song EP Arrives on November 13 (VP Records) Precursor to New Album Better Tomorrow Due February 2013 “reggae’s Jill Scott…Jamaican soul singer with a voice that’s rich, robust and saturated in the right kind of buoyancy — sage but never preachy.” – NPR.org Etana, the Jamaican-born, Miami-raised songstress, returns with her brand new digital-only EP Reggae on November 13th with VP Records. The 3-song preview off her upcoming studio album Better Tomorrow will give fans a taste of what is to come in February 2013. TheRead More