King Jammy “New Sounds of Freedom” Out Today on VP Records

King Jammy is one of reggae’s most prolific talents, whose career spans a half-century. Almost 40 years since the original sessions, King Jammy revisits the seminal album that launched his career as a producer. New Sounds of Freedom is a re-working of the 1977 Black Uhuru classic Love Crisis featuring… Continue reading

Sizzla Gets His US Visa Reinstated

Iconic Grammy nominated recording artiste Sizzla Kalonji, now has a cause to celebrate after being issued a U.S visa this week. A seemingly excited Sizzla gave thanks to his fans. “Praise unto the almighty the U.S visa has been reinstated so you know the work continues so the fans can… Continue reading

2016 Grammy Award Winners Morgan Heritage Announce The “So Amazing Tour”

Deemed one of the hardest working bands in the music industry, Morgan Heritage are not resting on their laurels even after winning the coveted 2016 Grammy award for Best Reggae Album. For the latter part of 2015 and into the new year, the sensational roots reggae quintet of siblings Peetah… Continue reading

Original Rockers from Augustus Pablo

Augustus Pablo (1954-1999) was the master of melodica and one of the most revered talents in reggae music. A reissue of his classic album Original Rockers with remastered sound and a 16-page extended booklet is available now from Greensleeves Records an imprint of VP Music Group. Greensleeves originally released the… Continue reading

Bob Marley’s Son Julian Marley Drops New Video “Lemme Go”

The Grammy-nominated reggae musician Julian Marley has a new anthem “Lemme Go” to celebrate the recently passed law to decriminalize herb in Jamaica. The son of Bob Marley unleashes the video (directed by Dameon Gayle and shot in Jamaica), which features the island’s iconic comedy actors Ity and Fancy Cat… Continue reading

Shabba Ranks – Biography

Shabba Ranks, whose real name is Rexton Rawlston Fernando Gordon, was born on January 17, 1966 in the parish of St. Ann, Jamaica. He made his debut on Admiral Tibet’s sound sytem Roots Melody. In 1985, he recorded his first title Heat Under Sufferers Feet under the pseudonym Co-Pilot. He… Continue reading

Tarrus Riley – Biography

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