VP Records Strictly The Best Series returns November 18

Year after year, VP Records’ Strictly The Best has proven itself as the go-to series in reggae. Whether it’s currently on top of the Jamaican charts, a huge underground seller in the streets or a massive club jam, Strictly The Best’s annual series provides DJs and fans alike with the… Continue reading

The Montreal International Reggae Festival brings the Old Port to life

The Montreal International Reggae Festival (MIRF) brings The Old Port of Montreal to life August 26, 27, 28 with the sweet sounds of Reggae and Dancehall for their 13th annual music festival! Headliners at this years’ festival are Cocoa Tea, Mavado, Barrington Levy, Elephant Man, Sanchez, Spragga Benz, Vershon, Romain… Continue reading

The Montreal Int’l Reggae festival Serves up Extraordinary Talent for 2016

Montreal, June 7, 2016 – On August 26, 27 and 28, the Montreal International Reggae Festival (MIRF) will roll out its 13th edition at the Old Port of Montreal – maintaining the theme, United Against Violence. This year promises a great caliber of Reggae Artists spanning the genres of Roots,… Continue reading

Demarco – Biography

Demarco represents the refined cream of a modern crop of Jamaica’s most skilled and talented music practitioners. He embodies a new age of cutting-edge artistes, whose ability to intertwine song writing with music production, engineering, and performing, and whose capacity to use these skills seamlessly between Dancehall, Roots Reggae, Hip… Continue reading

Dexta Daps – Biography

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

ZJ Liquid records song with Safaree Samuels, Mavado, Kabaka Pyramid & more

Popular DJ-producer ZJ Liquid is working with American rapper Safaree Samuels on a single called ‘One Time’, which will be featured on his upcoming album called ‘M Square’. According to the multi-award-winning DJ, he is following the footsteps of hip-hop producer DJ Khaled. “This album will be one featuring several… Continue reading

Gully Bop Dropped By Record Label/Management Team

After a commanding performance at the recently concluded Magnum Sting stage show, Internet sensation Gully Bop will now have to find a new management team as he was recently dropped by Claims Records. According to a representative from the record label, Gully Bop has become a bit too hype and… Continue reading

Freddie McGregor teams with Chino, Stephen in remix of classic

Freddie McGregor has put a fresh spin on I Don’t Know, one of his songs from the 1970s. The new version hears him teaming with his sons Chino and Stephen. McGregor first recorded the song in the early 1970s at Studio One where he started his career a decade earlier.… 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

From Kingston to NY, from Jamaica to the world and from the Ghettos to the Clubs

From Vybz Kartel’s protéjé to one of Jamaica’s fastest rising stars in the Dancehall industry: Popcaan has long since managed to put his name on the world Dancehall map. Now he proudly presents his highly anticipated debut album Where We Come From and reaches out to conquer his homeland and… Continue reading