The Next Big Things Heads to JAMBANA™ One World Festival

Two of Reggae’s hottest rising stars who have been dubbed ‘the next big thing’ are headed to JAMBANA™ One World Festival thanks to VP Records! Ikaya and Dalton Harris are two voices whose music has been blazing on radio airwaves around the world for the past year.  Ikaya’s hit song… Continue reading

Beres Hammond – Biography

Born Hugh Beresford Hammond in 1953, Beres is considered the lover’s rock singer par excellence in Jamaica and around the world. He became the singer of the band Zap Pow in 1975. His youth influences were American soul artists, such as like Sam Cooke and Otis Redding. But it was… 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

VP Records gear up for Jerk Festival in NYC

The anticipation is growing, as this Sunday, July 19 marks the 5th annual Grace Jamaican Jerk Festival at Roy Wilkins Park in New York. VP Records, who partners in the event, is turning up the heat with lots of activities for patrons to enjoy at the largest Caribbean food festival… Continue reading

Jah Cure’s “One of Most Anticipated Album of 2015” (Mass Appeal)

This Friday (July 10), Jah Cure will release his new studio album The Cure (VP Records). With his beguiling vocals and soulful conviction, one of Jamaica’s greatest voices effortlessly blends street poetry and sufferer’s tales with beautiful love ballads into one cohesive collection. The 13-track set is a return to… Continue reading

VP Records Announces Release of Annual Compilation 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 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 a… Continue reading

‘A Reggae Journey’ for Best of the Best Music Fest

VP Records and Best of the Best Concert has come together to continue preserving reggae’s culture by presenting ‘A Reggae Journey’ exhibition during the 9th Annual Best of the Best Music Fest. The exhibition features images and artifact from some of the world’s most loved and admired reggae artists. (Miami,… Continue reading

New EP – Christopher Martin – Steppin Razor

Jamaican reggae crooner Christopher Martin will release his much-anticipated debut EP Steppin Razor next week (April 21) on VP Records. The 5-song digital-only release balances sweetness, swagger and sex appeal and showcases Chris’s versatility and vocal excellence. Chris fires with formidable skill on each of Steppin Razor’s songs. The upbeat… Continue reading