Jamaica Spotlighted in 2017 Grammy Nominations

The 59th Grammy®  nominees have been announced, and a strong contingent of Jamaican musicians are shining as contenders. Whether it is artists nominated for  Best Reggae Album or classic reggae songs being resurrected in today’s popular music, there is no denying the country’s musical impact on the current climate. This… Continue reading

Ziggy Marley takes the Grammy

Fittingly, Marley’s victory comes amid the worldwide celebration of the 70th birthday anniversary of his father, the legendary Bob Marley. Ziggy Marley took home the award for his Fly Rasta album on the Tuff Gong Worldwide label. He beat out SOJA (Amid the Noise); Sly and Robbie featuring Spicy Chocolate… Continue reading

Duane Stephenson is fourth on Billboard chart

Dangerously Roots, the album by reggae singer Duane Stephenson, is currently number four on the Billboard Reggae chart. Released on September 23, it entered the table two weeks ago at number six. Stephenson is pleased with the progress of his fourth album. “It hard to explain my every thought right now… Continue reading