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Brazilian Songstress Kenia to Release New Album “On We Go”, on Aug. 12th, 2016

Kenia - On We Go
 
Brazilian Songstress Kenia Reunites Members of Her
First Band After Nearly Two Decades with On We Go –
Available August 12 on Mooka Records
 
For many jazz fans in the 1980s and ’90s, Kenia‘s singing was the gateway to contemporary Brazilian jazz and pop. She stood out from her compatriots because of her intimate, smooth vocals-subtle yet soulful-and her finesse with both American standards and Brazilian material. On We Go will entice a new generation of listeners, as it showcases Kenia at the top of her form with a seductive, polished vocal phrasing.

Reggae Singer Ronnie Davis to Release New Album “Iyahcoustic” on Aug. 19th, 2016

Ronnie Davis
 
Ronnie Davis To Release New Album Titled “Iyahcoustic”
 
SKINNY BWOY RECORDS: Reggae foundation roots singer Ronnie Davis (Itals and The Tennors original member), is set for the release of his new album titled IYAHCOUSTIC, on August 19, 2016 via Skinny Bwoy Records. Produced by Singer/Songwriter/Producer Henry Buckley, Jr. aka Sadiki, IYAHCOUSTIC showcases Davis in a modern acoustic setting – a departure from the hard-core Rocksteady and Reggae production that’s been the backdrop for most of his works throughout the years.

LISTEN TO NEW MUSIC! Reggae Group Leon and The Peoples Release New Single “I’d Look Good on You”

Leon
 
From The Big Screen To The Stage, “Leon and The Peoples” Releases New Single “I’d Look Good on You”
 
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – July 1, 2016 – PRLog  You know him from movies and he goes by Leon. Leon is no stranger to music on the silver screen having portrayed David Ruffin in the hit Mini-Series”The Temptations,” now get to know his music.
 

LISTEN TO NEW MUSIC! Marsha Ambrosius’ Single “Have You Ever” from Tribute Album “We Remember Dennis Brown”

Marsha Ambrosius - 2016
 
VP RECORDS REVEALS FIVE NEW SONGS OFF
WE REMEMBER DENNIS BROWN
A DOUBLE DISC TRIBUTE ALBUM SLATED FOR LATE SPRING 2016
 
Romain Virgo (Feb 5), Raging Fyah (Feb 12), Jah9 (Feb 19), The Green (Feb 26) and Marsha Ambrosius (Mar 4) Recreate His Classics To Pay Homage to the Revered Jamaican Singer
 
February 1st, 2016, marked the late reggae and lover’s rock icon Dennis Brown‘s 59th birthday. During his birthday month, reggae’s leading distributor and label VP Records paid respect to Brown by releasing a tribute cover every Friday for five weeks in a row.
 

VP Records Announces Launch of New Partnership with ADA

VP Records Logo
 
VP RECORDS EXPANDS PARTNERSHIP WITH ADA
 
New Pact for Worldwide Digital Distribution &
U.S. and Canada for Physical Product Distribution
 
NEW YORK, NY – FEBRUARY 23, 2016: ADA, the independent distribution and services arm of Warner Music Group (WMG), has announced the launch of a global partnership with VP Records, the world’s largest reggae label, to include physical distribution in the U.S. and Canada, and worldwide digital distribution. ADA and VP Records joined forces in 2009, although the label’s relationship with Warner Music dates back to 2002. Previous successes include releases from Wayne Wonder, Buju Banton, Elephant Man, Sean Paul, Maxi Priest, Jah Cure and the Reggae Gold compilation series.

VP Records to Release Tribute Album “We Remember Dennis Brown” in Late Spring 2016

Dennis Brown
 
VP RECORDS REMEMBERS “THE CROWN PRINCE OF REGGAE”
DENNIS BROWN
 
Double-Disc Tribute Album Slated for Late Spring 2016
 
Series of Singles From Compilation To Be Released in February
by Romain Virgo, Raging Fyah, Jah9, The Green and Marsha Ambrosius
 
February 1st, marked the late reggae and lover’s rock icon Dennis Brown‘s 59th birthday. The revered Jamaican icon began his recording career at the tender age of 11 and has more than 75 albums to date. Even though he passed away at the early age of 42, his music and legacy lives on.

Reggae Band Morgan Heritage Release New Album “Special Edition”

Morgan Heritage - Special Edition
 
FM RECORDS RELEASES NEW MORGAN HERITAGE ALBUM, TITLED “SPECIAL EDITION,” FOR PREORDER ON ITUNES
 
NEW ALBUM FEATURES CONTEMPORARY REMASTERED SOUND
 
KINGSTON, JAMAICA – January 13, 2016: FM Records released a new Morgan Heritage album, titled “Special Edition,” for preorder on iTunes. The album will be released Friday, January 15, 2016 on iTunes, Amazon and Spotify.

LISTEN TO NEW MUSIC! Zepherin Saint Joins Ann Nesby & G3 for Remix of “Optimistic” in Celebration of Tribe Records 100th Release

Ann Nesby II
 
Co-Founder of Tribe Records Zepherin Saint joins R&B Singing Legend Ann Nesby and G3 for remix of classic hit “Optimistic” – Available NOW
 
In celebration of their 100th release, well known UK world dance producer Zepherin Saint‘s Tribe Records collaborates with R&B Songstress Ann Nesby and G3 for a remake of an original hit single (1991) from group Sounds of Blackness titled “Optimistic.” The track is available for purchase NOW on Traxsource. Mr. Saint’s house cover production for the hit single is phenomenal, along with adding Ms. Nesby’s soulful voice all over the remix.
 

Caribbean Soul Songstress Kenya Eugene Signs with Girl In Charge PR

kenya Eugene
 
Caribbean Soul Singer, Kenya Eugene Signs with
Girl in Charge Public Relations
 
Los Angeles, CA – Girl in Charge Public Relations (GICPR) is proud to announce the addition of Caribbean Soul singer, Kenya Eugene to the client roster. The internationally acclaimed entertainer is one of the most intriguing new talents in the business today and the firm is excited about the opportunity to expand her already established fan base while introducing her to a new audience of music lovers.