Strictly The Best Volume 52 & 53

It is that time of year again. On December 11th, VP Records unleashes Volumes 52 & 53 of reggae’s longest running compilation series Strictly The Best. The 2015 edition of Strictly the Best features 28 of the hottest tracks in dancehall, roots and lovers rock by reggae’s top stars as… Continue reading

Romain Virgo Drops “Fade Away” ft. Assassin [ New video ]

The 25-year-old Jamaican singer-songwriter Romain Virgo returns with a brand new EP Lifted on Oct 30, 2015 on VP Records. This week, he releases the video for the EP’s latest single “Fade Away” featuring dancehall lyricist Assassin. The visual premiered in Jamaica on the island’s top entertainment TV show OnStage… 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

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

Iley Dread looks forward to JAMBANA debut

Reggae singer Iley Dread, who also goes by the stage name Chardavid, is excited at performing for the very first time on the internationally acclaimed JAMBANA™ One World Festival, which takes place at the Markham Fair Grounds, Ontario, Canada on Sunday August 2 and Monday August 3, 2015. The 7th… Continue reading

VP Records holds 3 first spots on the U.S. Billboard Reggae Album Chart

This week, the world’s largest reggae label and distrubutor VP Records holds the No. 1, 2 and 3 spot on the U.S. Billboard Reggae Album Chart. Their annual compilation Reggae Gold debuts at the top spot with Jah Cure’s new album The Cure landing the second position (from No. 1… Continue reading

Iba Mahr – Biography

After completing a secondary education, Iba MaHr went on to study a Bachelors Degree in Computing and Management Studies at the University of Technology. Even though he had the ability to write songs since going to high school, it was only while in University his peers pushed him to perform… Continue reading

Out Today! Reggae Gold 2015

For over 20 years, the world’s #1 Caribbean music compilation Reggae Gold brings the genre’s top hits into one must-have collection for the masses. 2015’s installment, out today July 17, 2015 on VP Records, is filled with the season’s freshest sounds in roots, dancehall, lover’s rock and pop-fused reggae from… Continue reading

New Video – Jah Cure “Made In California”

Jah Cure, one of Jamaica’s greatest singers, returns to the scene with his brand new video for “Made In California,” the latest single off his eagerly awaited album The Cure (Jul 10, VP Records). “Made In California” pays homage to one of Cure’s favorite loves – Golden State’s locally grown… Continue reading