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Source: The Gleaner Published: Friday | December 27, 2019 | 12:05 AM by Stephanie Lyew/Gleaner Writer. The standard and sound of reggae music have definitely changed over the past 10 years, says Wayne ‘Unga Barunga’ Thompson, well-known producer and one half of the drum-and-bass duo, Notis Heavyweight Rockaz. “The new generation of artistes and producers […]

Jamaican born and bred Busy Signal has merged fire with Afro B for a hilarious video for ‘100%’. 100% is fiery song mixed with Afro B’s afrowave style. On making the song, Busy Signal says “It was great to link up with my brother Afro B on the song. And we made this one for […]

Vybz Kartel is gearing up to release a new album, and sadly, “Exiled Pharoah” will have to wait. Sources confirmed with Urban Islandz that Vybz Kartel’s new project has been renamed to “To Tanesha” and it is set for a January 10, 2020 release date. This album will follow other Vybz Kartel projects such as, […]

WHAT IS REGGAE SUMFEST REGGAE SUMFEST HISTORY Reggae Sumfest was birthed in 1993 by fathers Johnny Gourzong and Robert Russell. The inspiration for Sumfest came from the downward spiral of a former local festival, Reggae Sunsplash. As Reggae Sunsplash eventually died out, Gourzong and Russell imagined an even greater reggae event— one with bigger names, […]

Jamaican reggae star Koffee was featured in a new short Honda documentary this week by Billboard. The Honda docu-series called “Honda Backstage” was directed by Alfred Marroquin and featured the young sensation as one of this year’s “most exciting rising stars.” In the short episode that premiered on Monday on Billboard’s YouTube, Koffee is filmed […]

It seems Bounty Killer’s tongue-lashing of politicians on the weekend has frightened the Members of the House of Representatives, so much so that they have taken quick action to cool his anger. A little over 24 hours after the Star newspaper published a front-page article in which the Killer castigated politicians for strangling Dancehall, Members […]