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Kemar McGregor Debuts New Single ‘Purple Rain’ Featuring R&B Pop Artist Ayron Michael

Ayron Michael - Purple Rain
 
Platinum Producer Kemar McGregor Debuts ‘Purple Rain’ Featuring R&B Pop Artist Ayron Michael
 
KINGSTON, Jamaica – June 27, 2016 – PRLog — R&B/Pop Recording Artist, Ayron Michael, debuts the official reggae remix of “Purple Rain” produced by Platinum producer Kemar McGregor. “Purple Rain” was originally written, recorded and released by legendary music icon, Prince. The new reggae remix is set to officially make its debut on July 22,2016 globally through popular worldwide music label, FM Records.

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! Reggae Legend Beres Hammond Releases New EP “Beres Hammond In Dub”

Beres Hammond - 2016
 
ROMANTIC REGGAE LUMINARY BERES HAMMOND RELEASES NEW EP, “BERES HAMMOND IN DUB,” PRODUCED BY KEMAR ‘FLAVA’ MCGREGOR
 
BERES HAMMOND’S EP NOW AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE ON ITUNES, AMAZON
 
KINGSTON, JAMAICA – January 8, 2016: Reggae legend Beres Hammond released his new EP, titled “Beres Hammond in Dub,” Friday, January 8, 2016 on iTunes, Amazon and Spotify.

Trumpeter Darren Barrett to Release Reggae Influenced Jazz CD “Trumpet Vibes” on Nov. 20th, 2015

Darren Barrett - Trumpet Vibes
 
Jamaican roots color Darren Barrett’s “Trumpet Vibes”
 
Hard bop jazz meets reggae on the award-winning artist’s seventh album, due November 20.
 
BOSTON (13 October 2015): Trumpeter Darren Barrett proudly wears his Jamaican ancestry on his musical sleeve as well as on the album sleeve of “Trumpet Vibes,” his seventh album that will be released November 20 on the dB Studios label.

Reggae Artist Stephen “Ragga” Marley to Perform Tonight on Jimmy Kimmel Live | Announces U.S. Tour

Stephen Marley
 
Stephen “Ragga” Marley Kicks off U.S. Tour &
Performs on Jimmy Kimmel Live Tonight (Jul 30) with son Jo Mersa
 
Stephen “Ragga” Marley – the eight-time Grammy winner and multi-talented singer/songwriter/musician/producer – begins his headlining tour. On Saturday Aug 1, he will hit the stage at country’s largest annual reggae festival Reggae On The River. He continues to perform along the Golden Coast, then travels to Europe for a short stint of festival and club dates. He heads back to the United States on August 29 for the Catch A Fire Tour to join Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley, Morgan Heritage, Tarrus Riley, Jo Mersa, Black-Am-I, Skip Marley and Jemere Morgan until the end of September.

Bob Marley’s Two “Complete Island Recordings” Vinyl Box Set Collections Coming Sept. 25th, 2015

Bob Marley Box Set - 2015
 
Bob Marley’s 70th Birthday Year Celebration Continues With Two Vinyl Box Set Releases
 
BOB MARLEY & THE WAILERS THE COMPLETE ISLAND RECORDINGS AND THE COMPLETE ISLAND RECORDINGS: COLLECTOR’S EDITION OUT SEPTEMBER 25th
 
COLLECTIONS TO INCLUDE 11-LPS SPANNING A DECADE WORTH OF MARLEY’S MOST CELEBRATED ALBUM RELEASES ON ISLAND RECORDS
 
LOS ANGELES, July 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Bob Marley‘s 70th birthday year-long celebration (2015) continues with the release of two new box sets, The Complete Island Recordings and The Complete Island Recordings: Collector’s Edition. These two stunning vinyl collection sets will release September 25th, 2015, and feature 11 albums on 180-gram vinyl spanning a decade’s worth of Bob Marley & The Wailers releases on Island Records.

LISTEN TO NEW MUSIC! Eddie Murphy Set to Release New Reggae Single “Wonna Deez Nites” feat. Beenie Man on June 30th, 2015

Eddie Murphy III
 
EDDIE MURPHY TEAMS UP WITH DANCEHALL ICON BEENIE MAN
ON BRAND NEW SINGLE ” WONNA DEEZ NITES”
 
His Second Song of the Year To Be Released June 30 on VPAL
 
iTunes Pre-Order Available Now
 
Eddie Murphy‘s affinity for reggae music continues. The iconic actor, comedian and singer unveils his second song of the year “Wonna Deez Nites” featuring Jamaican dancehall icon Beenie Man. The single will be released on June 30, 2015 on VPAL Music (VP Records’ subsidiary label and distribution arm) and is available for pre-order now.