Mysta “Just Believe”

Biography Raised in the hills of St. Catherine, Jamaica, comes an emerging artist with guarantees of a rich Reggae sound and nice irie groove, as it paints life’s topical issues through sweet melodies. Mysta, formally known as Andrae Duhaney, is a Jamaican-born singer and songwriter who spent most of his… Continue reading

A New Generation Pays Hommage to Dennis Brown

Chronixx, Kabaka Pyramid, Jesse Royal, Kelissa, Keznamdi, Iba Mahr, Exco Levi, Jahmiel & Rockaz Elements Cover “I Need Your Love (Rasta Children)” Song Off Double-Disc Tribute Album We Remember Dennis Brown Out This Friday June 3, 2016 On the new Dennis Brown cover “I Need Your Love (Rasta Children),” the… Continue reading

Assassin’s SXSW Debut on Mar 19

It is no wonder why hip hop’s biggest names like Kendrick Lamar and Kanye West sought out dancehall artist Assassin a.k.a. Agent Sasco for some of the most wicked guest verses over the last couple of years. The Jamaican lyricist has been slaying the dancehall scene for over a decade,… Continue reading

Iba Mahr and Dean Fraser Say It’s All About “Having Fun!”

Reggae Star and Ambassador Iba Mahr, and legendary saxophonist Dean Fraser, have teamed to deliver a new single to the music marketplace carrying a simple message:  it’s all about “Having Fun!” Released on SoundCloud, the single comes in advance of Iba Mahr’s much anticipated album, Diamond Sox, which will be… Continue reading

New CD King Jammy x Roots, Reality and Sleng Teng

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

Lutan Fyah is the epitome of perseverance

Lutan is keen to emulate Dennis Brown and Garnet Silk, two of the singers he grew up listening to, by not only singing hard‐hitting message songs, but making commercial sounds that will introduce him to the mainstream. “Getting that hit song is important to every artiste. I always sing as… Continue reading

Strictly The Best Series – Volumes 50 & 51 to be released November 25, 2014

The longest running reggae series Strictly The Best unleashes Volume 50 & Volume 51 on November 25, 2014. This special edition of Strictly The Best celebrates VP Records 35th Anniversary. To commemorate this milestone, VP Records commissioned renowned artist Michael Thompson (Freestylee) to illustrate the cover art and CD booklet… Continue reading

Strictly The Best turns 50

STRICTLY The Best, possibly the longest running compilation album in reggae, marks a milestone on November 25. VP Records will release Volumes 50 and 51 of the series. As usual, it showcases some of the most popular dancehall songs of the year as well as classic hits from the Queens,… Continue reading

Reggae Artist Prestige Gives Fans Free Music Download

Distinction. Honor. Respect. – the sheer mention of the word evokes the notion of someone that stands way above and beyond the average. And just like the word he has adopted as his moniker, Prestige’s powerful social consciousness, witty nature, and adept song writing ability has cast him in the… Continue reading