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Singer/Songwriter Fatoumata Diawara to Release New Album “Fenfo” on May 18th, 2018 | WATCH NEW VIDEO for “Nterini”!


 
Singer/Songwriter, Guitarist & World Music Sensation,
FATOUMATA DIAWARA
Drops Single & Video for “Nterini”
 
If Africa is the future, then Malian singer/songwriter, guitarist and actress Fatoumata Diawara is a woman ahead of her time. The stunning and socially conscious young artist has used her music to address the pressing issues of arranged marriage, genital mutilation, domestic violence and campaigned against the trafficking and sale of black migrants in Libyan slave markets.

Reggae Icon Freddie McGregor to Release New Single “Go Freddie Go” on March 23rd, 2018 | LISTEN!


 
Freddie McGregor’s “Go Freddie Go”
out Friday March 23rd
 
New York, NY- Legendary reggae icon, Freddie McGregor O.D. and CEO of Big Ship Music Inc., has emerged with new single “Go Freddie Go”. The melodically rich song serves a musical testimony of Freddie’s lengthy and successful career.

Queen Ifrica to Release Official Music Video for “Black Woman” by End of March 2018 | LISTEN!


 
QUEEN IFRICA ANNOUNCES
UPCOMING “BLACK WOMAN” VIDEO ON INTERNATIONAL WOMAN’S DAY
 
New York, NY- VP Records is proud to announce on International Woman’s Day, that Queen Ifrica will be filming the video to the single “Black Woman” for release at the end of March, closing out Women’s History Month.

Reggae Artist Mystic Bowie To Release Debut Album “Mystic Bowie’s Talking Dreads” on June 15th, 2018


 
Mystic Bowie To Release Debut “MYSTIC BOWIE’S TALKING DREADS” Album Featuring Reggae Versions Of Talking Heads Hits And More On June 15
 
FREDDIE MCGREGOR, ERNEST RANGLIN, TARRUS RILEY, DEAN FRASER, KIRK BENNETT, LINCOLN THOMAS AND CINDY WILSON OF THE B52’S JOIN MYSTIC ON THE COLLECTION
 
LOS ANGELES, March 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Reggae artist Mystic Bowie will release his debut album titled MYSTIC BOWIE’S TALKING DREADS, featuring classic Talking Heads songs, and more, reggae-style, on June 15. The debut single, “Once In A Lifetime,” will be released on May 4.

Reggae Singer Ikaya Releases New Video for “Leave You Alone” feat Jesse Royal


 
IKAYA RELEASES VIDEO FOR
‘LEAVE YOU ALONE’ FEATURING JESSE ROYAL
 
New York, NY- Two days before her scheduled performance at Jamaica’s annual Rebel Salute concert, soulful reggae singer Ikaya is back with a video release for her single “Leave You Alone” featuring Jesse Royal.

Reggae Legend Beres Hammond Announces New “Take Time to Love” North American Tour 2017


 
Beres Hammond Announces New “Take Time to Love” North American Tour. Kicks Off in New Haven, CT July 11th!
 
Legendary reggae artist Beres Hammond embarks on his “Take Time to Love” North American tour beginning tonight. Known for his smooth, soulful style, Beres returns to the North America with a full band presentation to keep fans rocking all summer long.

Grammy Winning Artist Estelle Releases New Single “Love Like Ours” feat Tarrus Riley – LISTEN!


 
GRAMMY WINNING ARTIST ESTELLE ANNOUNCES NEW SINGLE ‘LOVE LIKE OURS’
 
NEW YORK, NY- VP Records announces the completion of a new album deal with Grammy(R) winning R&B artist Estelle. The full length reggae album is scheduled for a fall 2017 release. The first single, ‘Love Like Ours’ featuring reggae star Tarrus Riley is available now with a music video to follow.

WATCH NEW VIDEO! Reggae Singer Christopher Ellis Releases New Single “Here We Are”


 
UK SINGER & SON OF JAMAICAN ROCKSTEADY ICON ALTON ELLIS
CHRISTOPHER ELLIS FEELS BACK AT HOME ON “HERE WE ARE”
 
New York, NY (June 16, 2017) — Reggae/R&B singer Christopher Ellis receives a warm welcome in Jamaica, the setting for his latest video, “Here We Are.” Ellis, a British native, has become a familiar face in Jamaica. He represents modern day rocksteady, following the tradition of his late-great father, Alton Ellis, the pioneer of the vintage uptempo precursor to reggae.

Vocalist Donna E. Scott to Release New Album “Carnival” on June 23rd, 2017


 
Vocalist Donna E. Scott Provides a Soundtrack Exploring
the Emotional Spectrum of Namesake Holiday
with Carnival – Available June 23
 
Thinking of Carnival conjures colorful, festive images of masked revelers, frenetic rhythms, and dancing in the streets. But as the prelude to the season of Lent, it’s also a time for spiritual reflection and renewal.