Kranium – Biography

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Born Kemar Donaldson in Montego Bay, Jamaica, singjay Kranium was schooled in the ways of reggae in his teens, after a move to Miami brought him closer to his uncle/mentor, dancehall singer Screw Driver. Kranium first broke out in 2013 with the hit single “Nobody Has to Know,” an independent … Continue reading

Iba Mahr – Biography

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After completing a secondary education, Iba MaHr went on to study a Bachelors Degree in Computing and Management Studies at the University of Technology. Even though he had the ability to write songs since going to high school, it was only while in University his peers pushed him to perform … Continue reading

Out Today! Reggae Gold 2015

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For over 20 years, the world’s #1 Caribbean music compilation Reggae Gold brings the genre’s top hits into one must-have collection for the masses. 2015’s installment, out today July 17, 2015 on VP Records, is filled with the season’s freshest sounds in roots, dancehall, lover’s rock and pop-fused reggae from … Continue reading

Dexta Daps – Biography

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Dexta Daps was born in Seaview Gardens, Jamaica, known for reggae legends such as Shabba Ranks, Bounty Killer, Elephant Man and Garnett Silk. Growing up in the poverty stricken streets he learnt to take out his frustration the best way he knew how, through music. “I would hear the melodic … Continue reading

Tarrus Riley – Biography

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Tarrus Riley is among the leading ambassadors of modern day reggae music from Jamaica. The singer’s commanding vocals, intuitive lyrics and vibrant personality have combined to create a formidable artiste with authentic credentials in reggae music. His rising catalogue has been described as ‘healing’ music, and has brought adoration and … Continue reading

Spice Unveils New Clothing Line

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KINGSTON, Jamaica (July 10, 2015) – Females everywhere are celebrating ownership of the “needle eye” – the clothing line that is. The “Needle Eye” clothing line is owned by dancehall artiste Spice and is also the title of one of her latest songs dominating dancehall circles. The line which features t-shirts … Continue reading

New CD King Jammy x Roots, Reality and Sleng Teng

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On July 24, 2015 VP Records vintage imprint 17 North Parade will release a brand new 2CD/DVD reggae anthology from King Jammy, one of Jamaica’s most influential producers of all time. Entitled Roots, Reality And Sleng Teng, the comprehensive collection chronicles Lloyd “King Jammy” James’ productions throughout the various styles and … Continue reading

VP Records Announces Release of Annual Compilation Reggae Gold 2015

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For over 20 years, the world’s #1 Caribbean music compilation Reggae Gold brings the genre’s top hits into one must-have collection for the masses. 2015’s installment, out July 17, 2015 on VP Records, is filled with the season’s freshest sounds in roots, dancehall, lover’s rock and pop-fused reggae from a … Continue reading