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

Machel Montano and Angela Hunte take over!

Machel Montano and Angela Hunte take over NYC, Bahamas, Jamaica and the Cayman Islands! Party Done! Video is shot by Anthony Edwards, edited by Aaron Richards and filmed on location in Bahamas, Jamaica, the Cayman Islands and New York City (HOT 97 On Da Reggae and Soca Tip, Irving Plaza… Continue reading

Fay Ann Lyons releases solo debut EP Raze

“…captures a restless desire to push the sonic limits of traditional Soca, dabbling in pop-leaning EDM to a winning and catchy effect” – The FADER Trinidad & Tobago soca superstar Fay Ann Lyons released her debut EP Raze (VP, Jun 23) and the title track’s video (directed by Fay Ann… 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

Montreal International Reggae Festival announces four headliners

Montreal, May 8, 2015– For its 12th edition, held from Friday, August 14 to Sunday, August 16 at Montreal’s Old Port, The Montreal International Reggae Festival is proud to announce the confirmation of four of Jamaica’s biggest international superstars to its line-up: Friday, August 14 Beres Hammond On opening night,… Continue reading

Tommy Lee Sparta to do EDM collab

Dancehall star Tommy Lee Sparta has recorded an EDM collaboration with G1fted Music, a talented duo known in Philadelphia for their unique brand of EDM-club-hip hop music. “Yea, man, mi like dem vibe. They journeyed to Westmoreland with me fi a stage show inna west After mi lock it down,… Continue reading

Delly Ranx’s ‘Sweet Reggae’ album does well worldwide

Dancehall artiste Delly Ranx is getting major props for his latest album, Sweet Reggae, which was released this summer and has been generating excellent buzz in European markets. The title track Sweet Reggae and the follow up single Worldwide Love have been racking up thousands of views on YouTube. “They… Continue reading