Reggae Songbird Etana Releases New Video, Headed to Kenya

Reggae Songbird Etana Headed to Kenya After a moving and inspiring performance for International Women’s Day in Jamaica, soulful songbird Etana is headed to Kenya to lend her voice for a concert and a cause. The multi-award winner and newly independent artist is slated to perform at “Dobba Fest” on … Continue reading

Luciano’s US visa cancelled after ‘cannabis extract found in herbal medicine’

Reggae star Luciano is facing yet another obstacle in his life as his United States visitor’s visa and work permit were cancelled by American law enforcement officers last weekend. The artiste, who was scheduled to perform at the Philadelphia Jerk Festival at Fairmount Park on Sunday, announced this development via … Continue reading

Luciano receives 2nd Grammy Nomination

Following his previous 2002 Grammy nomination for A New Day, reggae royalty Luciano receives the prestigious nod again this year for his latest album Zion Awake, released by JamStyle Records via VPAL music, VP Records’ distribution arm. The inspirational songwriter, brilliant singer and international ambassador of Jamaican reggae was born … Continue reading

Greensleeves Returns with Biggest One Drop Anthems 2015 Compilation

After a four year hiatus, Greensleeves resurrects the popular compilation series The Biggest One Drop Anthems. This year’s approach is a little different. The 13-track-set -produced solely by Jamaica’s legendary music aficionado Clive Hunt (Stevie Wonder, Peter Tosh, Rolling Stones, The Wailers, Grace Jones & Jimmy Cliff) will feature all … 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

Indie-Rootz Records Out To Claim The Reggae Throne With Upcoming “Royalty Dub” Riddim Release

Montreal’s Reggae label, Indie-Rootz Records, has been busy gearing up for the upcoming release of one of their most anticipated riddim compilations to date, “Royalty Dub” Riddim. “Royalty Dub” Riddim ties together a fresh reggae sound blended with classic dub elements creating a new-age fusion guaranteed to be loved by … Continue reading