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

Etana’s New York album release Party for November 17

The New York album release party for Etana’s fourth studio effort, I Rise, will take place on Monday, November 17 at SOB’s. The singer will take centre-stage in an “up close and personal setting”, performing tracks from her new album. Organisers VP Records and Irish and Chin are promising a… Continue reading

Welcoome to Jamrock Reggae Cruise made history on the high seas

The first annual Welcome To Jamrock Reggae Cruise broke new ground by captivating nearly 2400 passengers with an entire week of authentic reggae experiences aboard the Norwegian Pearl ship. The cruise, which set sail from Miami on October 20 with stops in Montego Bay and Ocho Rios, Jamaica before its… Continue reading

Etana Drops New Album, Rallies For Breast Cancer and Starts U.S. Tour

Helmed by the legendary Jamaican multi-instrumentalist and producer Clive Hunt, Etana’s fourth studio album I Rise will be available October 28, 2014 on VP Records. The Jamaican singer-songwriter’s melodic power blended with Hunt’s rich arrangements sets this album apart as one of the best throughout her stellar career. For National… Continue reading