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BANKS OF THE HOPE GETS UNRULY REMIX

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Agent Sasco’s latest album ‘Hope River’ with majority of the tracks produced by Dale ‘Dizzle’ Virgo, , has been doing exceptionally well since its release a the end of Summer 2018 and has been gaining traction worldwide. The lead single from the project ‘Banks of the Hope’ has benefited from steadily increasing …

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SQUASH DROPS NEW “FIGHT” SINGLE

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The 6ix Boss is ready to ‘Fight’ on his latest single, even though Squash has to keep fighting it isn’t going to stop him. Squash is going to keep up the ‘Fight’ despite the number of challenges or obstacles they put in the way of the 6ix Boss, he is …

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POPCAAN DEDICATES “SILENCE” MUSIC VIDEO TO SHAGEL

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Popcaan rolled out the highly anticipated music video for “Silence” on Wednesday. The international Dancehall entertainer dedicated the visuals to his slain friend, Shagel, “Dedicated to the memory of Unruly Shagel rest in peace,” Popcaan wrote at the end of the cut. Last month Popcaan broke down in tears while publicly …

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TOMMY LEE SPARTA DROPS NEW “TOXIN” SINGLE

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Tommy Lee Sparta issues a warning to those that want to cross the line and come against the Spartan Empire on his latest single ‘Toxin’ Tommy Lee isn’t your typical deejay his veins are are flowing with a “Toxin” that perhaps is unique to Tommy Lee, he is ready to …

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ALKALINE HITS 1,000,000 SUBSCRIBERS ON YOUTUBE

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Alkaline is once again in the Dancehall history books. The Vendetta deejay is the first Jamaican-based artiste to reach over 1 million subscribers on popular video-sharing website YouTube. The only other Jamaican entertainer’s VEVO channel to celebrate the milestone is international superstar Sean Paul with 1.4 million subscribers. Following the ‘Richer …

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ALBOROSIE RELEASES NEW ALBUM ON FRIDAY

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Italian-born reggae artiste Alborosie is set to release his latest album this Friday. Alborosie Meets The Roots Radics: Dub For The Radicals was engineered, produced and mixed by Alborosie using vintage analog gear, dub sirens, reel-to-reel-tape, and live instrumentation from Alborosie and reggae icons the Roots Radics. This release marks the first …

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JAHVILLANI CONTINUES TO DEMONSTRATE HIS MUSICAL SKILLS

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By now it is known to all, Jahvillani is one of the most promising artists in Jamaica. Recently, Jahvillani released a new single in collaboration with Dancehall Promo Production “Reflections” which immediately received positive feedback. “Reflections” was released on Friday 11, and it has already reached over 20,000 views on YouTube. …

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MASICKA IS UNPROFESSIONAL AND BADMIND SAID FOOTA HYPE

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Foota Hype is calling out Dancehall entertainer Masicka for being unprofessional and badmind. The veteran selector made the accusations on Thursday after Masicka disrespected his longtime producer on Instagram over his new project “Reign Riddim” which features Foota Hype Music-signed artiste Fully Bad. “This is the highest level of unprofessionalism and …

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MUNGA INVOLVED IN FATAL CAR CRASH

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Munga Honourable was involved in a three-vehicle collision along the Mandela Highway on Saturday morning which left a Canadian national dead. According to police reports, the Dancehall entertainer, whose given name is Damian Rhoden, was travelling in a Corolla Axio motor car in the vicinity of Ferry about 5:50 am …

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BUJU ESTABLISHES FOUNDATION TO HELP YOUTHS TO FIGHT POVERTY

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Superstar reggae artiste Buju Banton has established a foundation which aims to ensure that at-risk youths, from newborn to 20 years old, have equal opportunities to succeed, through skills training and educational opportunities. “Born in abject poverty, I know what it is for a child to go without basic necessities. I …

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RIHANNA TO GIVE REGGAE BIG BOOST

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Producer Richard ‘Breadback’ Bramwell says it would mean great things for the country if Jamaicans were to be featured on Rihanna’s upcoming album. Rihanna is said to be recording a reggae album, and has received dozens of submissions from artistes and producers in Jamaica. Breadback, who worked on a Sizzla …

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DEMARCO DROPS NEW “SELF RELIANCE” SINGLE

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Demarco teams up with Damage Musiq for new Self Reliance single. Demarco preaches ‘Self Reliance’ on his first track for 2019, he doesn’t need anyone’s help, he’s going to make sure that he is successful and he certainly isn’t looking for anyone else’s help. Demarco is not looking for any …

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RECORDING ARTISTE VERSHON IS PLEADING FOR PEACE, LOVE AND UNITY IN THE DANCEHALL INDUSTRY

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Vershon Begs For Peace, Love and Unity In Dancehall. The “Inna Real Life” deejay called out female entertainers including Spice, D’Angel, Ishawna, Jada Kingdom and Dovey Magnum to end their feud. “#2019 let’s make it a year of peace love and unity So I’m calling out @spiceofficial@dangelmusic @mslegendary@ms.kingdom @doveymagnum I love you all  but it’s too …

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NOTNICE HOSTS CONTEST FOR YOUNG TALENTS

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Producer Notnice will be giving two aspiring artistes (one male and one female) a chance to be featured on his upcoming album Kyng Midas. The producer, who has always prided himself on moulding young talent, said that the project is poised to do great things upon its release, and he …

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JAHMIEL RELEASES NEW SINGLE

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Jahmiel is making it clear for the new year that he doesn’t trust ‘Mankind.’ The international Dancehall/Reggae artiste dropped his debut single for 2019 on Friday titled ‘Mankind.’ The conscious single is produced Tru Ambassador Ent and distributed by Zojak World Wide. Jahmiel is set to release his debut album the first …

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TOP 10 DANCEHALL ACTS OF 2018

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Locally, dancehall music stood tall in 2018. A number of acts came to the fore, mostly from rural areas, including deejays Rygin King and Teejay. The hit songs came fast and furious. And while some songs enjoyed extended shelf life, others fizzled after a few weeks. Based on a survey …

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MC NUFFY DEMANDS MONEY AND APOLOGY FROM SPICE

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The lawyer for MC Nuffy says his client will be pressing for an apology and monetary compensation from entertainer Spice, who made some shocking allegations against the popular selector last week. “We want an apology, but compensation is something we are very interested in as well. I believe his reputation …

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ALKALINE SAYS HE’S THE G.O.A.T IN NEW SINGLE

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Alkaline reflects on how people around him have made him feel on ‘Black Heart’, his circumstances has made him unable to trust or love anybody, Alkaline only blames himself for his feelings as he reflects on some of the reckless decisions he has made previously. Alkaline’s final single for 2018 …

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I-OCTANE AND MUNGA TEAMS UP FOR NEW “NUFF LOVE” SINGLE

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I-Octane and Munga Honorable are the first two Dancehall entertainers to drop music in the new year. The two released their new collaboration titled Nuff Love just seconds after the ball dropped to ring in 2019. The party anthem is produced by I-Octane’s Conquer The Globe Production and follows the Hot …

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MC NUFFY THREATENS TO SUE SPICE

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Last weekend, in a most riveting Instagram Live update, dancehall star Spice brought quite a few entertainment industry players under fire for various transgressions. She expressed regret at collaborating with D’Angel and claimed to know some intimate details of broadcaster Nikki Z’s personal life. The Black Hypocrisy singer also levelled serious allegations …

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RUFFI DROPS NEW “PRESSURE” SINGLE

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From the Sound System to the stage, Dancehall Artist Ruffi aims to become one of the greats! Born in Westmoreland, Jamaica in the community of Haddo, music has always played an important role in his life. Since his schooling years from Haddo Primary to Knockalva Technical High, Ruffi and his …

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MORE DATES FOR BUJU BANTON

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The number of dates on Buju Banton’s Long Walk to Freedom tour is steadily growing. Concerts in the sister Caribbean islands of The Bahamas, Barbados and St Kitts join Jamaica and Trinidad which were previoiusly announced. The new dates follow the announcement that the tour will commence here in Jamaica …

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