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VP Records to Release New Reggae Compilation “Strictly the Best Vol. 60” on Nov. 22nd, 2019


 
STRICTLY THE BEST 60 OUT NOVEMBER 22ND
 
60TH EDITION MARKED WITH HISTORY MAKING LIVE BROADCAST FROM NEW YORK TO JAMAICA ON RETV
 
NEW YORK, NY – On November 22, 2019, VP Records will celebrate the 60th edition of one of the label’s staple compilation brands, with the release of Strictly the Best Vol. 60. The set includes current and breaking hits from some of the top artists in roots reggae and dancehall.

South African Pianist Nduduzo Makhathini Releases Debut Album “Modes of Communication: Letters from the Underworlds” in 2020 | LISTEN to New Single!


 
INTRODUCING
NDUDUZO MAKHATHINI
 
VISIONARY SOUTH AFRICAN PIANIST & COMPOSER
TO RELEASE HIS BLUE NOTE DEBUT IN 2020
 
The visionary South African pianist and composer Nduduzo Makhathini is set to release his Blue Note Records debut Modes of Communication: Letters from the Underworlds in 2020. Makhathini has released the album’s lead track “Yehlisan’uMoya” (Spirit Come Down)…

Reggae Singer Richie Spice Releases New Single “Together We Stand” – LISTEN!


 
RICHIE SPICE RELEASES “TOGETHER WE STAND”
Featured Track on Upcoming Strictly The Best 60
 
NEW YORK, NY – Roots Reggae veteran Richie Spice is back with new single “Together We Stand”, out today. The new single will also be a featured track on the upcoming Strictly the Best 60 out November 22nd on VP Records.

VP Records to Release Collection “Down In Jamaica: 40 Years Of VP Records” on Oct. 25th, 2019


 
DOWN IN JAMAICA BOX SET TO BE RELEASED OCTOBER 25TH
 
Down In Jamaica: 40 Years Of VP Records is the definitive anthology of the company that helped bring reggae and dancehall to the world
 
New York, NY- Available October 25, 2019, Down In Jamaica: 40 Years of VP Records is a 94-track, multi-format limited edition (2,000 run) box set with a 24-page booklet and art cards detailing the hits, the rarities, and the history of the world’s largest reggae label.

Reggae Legends Third World Releases New Album “More Work To Be Done” | WATCH NEW VIDEO!


 
Reggae Ambassadors THIRD WORLD’s New Album
MORE WORK TO BE DONE
Produced by Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley
OUT NOW ON ALL DIGITAL PLATFORMS
 
Kingston, Jamaica: Reggae Ambassadors Third World “celebrating 45 years” have released their highly anticipated 22nd studio album titled More Work to Be Done on August 16, 2019.

Reggae Singer Sherieta Releases New EP “Conversations In Key” on Aug. 30th, 2019 | LISTEN!


 
Reggae Singer SHERIETA Launches Her Debut EP – Conversations In Key
 
NEW YORK (PRWEB) AUGUST 28, 2019 – From the halls of the prestigious Edna Manley College to the international forefront working with such icons as the legendary Marcia Griffiths, GRAMMY winning artists Damian “Jr Gong” Marley and Beenie Man…

Maxi Priest to Release New Album “It All Comes Back To Love” on Sept. 20th, 2019 | WATCH NEW VIDEO!


 
Maxi Priest New Album It All Comes Back To Love (S-Curve / BMG) Out September 20th
 
Pre-orders available August 23rd
 
August 2, 2019 – International superstar Maxi Priest’s new album It All Comes Back To Love is now set to release on September 20th, 2019 via S-Curve Records. Pre-orders will be available on August 23rd.

Singer Jahmiel Releases New Debut Album “Great Man” | WATCH NEW VIDEO!


 
The Face of Greatness, Jamaica’s Frontrunner Jahmiel Set to Release Debut Album ‘Great Man’ July 26th 2019
 
“Heights of great men reached and kept were not attained by sudden flight.”
 
NEW YORK (PRWEB) JULY 22, 2019 – Jahmiel prepares to share his magnum opus with the world. At this crucial moment in Dancehall music, amidst the rise of Jamaica’s top entertainers, Jahmiel releases his debut album entitled “Great Man.”

Nigerian Singer Asa Releases New Single “The Beginning” | New Album “Lucid” Coming Oct. 11th, 2019 | WATCH NEW VIDEO!


 
Enchanting Paris-Born/Lagos-Bred Nigerian Singer/Songwriter Asa To Release
Long Awaited New Album October 2019
 
The Paris-born/Lagos-bred singer/songwriter Asa has been enchanting audiences ever since her eponymously titled recording debut in 2008. Inspired by such diverse influences as Tina Turner, Otis Redding, Fela Kuti, Billie Holliday, The Beatles, James Brown, Angelique Kidjo and Lenny Kravitz, Asa’s ability to craft heartfelt stories sung in English and Yoruba, set to lilting melodies and kinetic grooves, that weave together a stunning tapestry of her borderless influences, have made her one of the most refreshing artists of her generation.

Reggae Legend Cornell Campbell Releases New Album “I Man A The Stall-A-Watt” | LISTEN to New Single “The Stal-A-Watt”!


 
Cornell Campbell’s “I Man A The Stall-A-Watt”
out this Friday, July 19th
 
New York, NY- Cornell Campbell’s I Man A The Stall-A-Watt, out this Friday, July 19th, is a “definitive look at one of reggae’s great singers in his prime.” I Man A The Stall-A-Watt will be available on a double CD set includes extensive liner notes, high-quality single vinyl LP, and all major streaming platforms.