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Jah9 Embarks on First UK Tour
New York, NY
- Ahead of her new single "Heaven" (Ready fi Di Feeling) out November 30th on VP Records, Reggae songstress Jah9 will be launching her first ever UK tour. Beginning in Bedford on November 18th, the 6-date tour will also include stops in Manchester, Norwich, London, Leeds and concluding in Brighton on November 27th. This follows her extensive US tour which included a unique combination of her music performance along with her signature Yoga on Dub class.
|Reggae Festival Guide reasoning with the talented Drummer | Producer Jubba White and other Dubtonic Kru members to talk about the upcoming tour and Plug n’ play|
In advance of their upcoming RISE AND REGGAE (LIKE NEVER BEFORE) West Coast Tour, REGGAE FESTIVAL GUIDE (RFG) catches up with band members from Dubtonic Kru to learn more.
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|West Coast Tour: Rise & Reggae Like Never Before with Dubtonic Kru and friends, Plug N' Play and more...Mark your calendar|
‘Rise & Reggae Tour’ with Dubtonic Kru and Aaron Nigel Smith coming to California, Oregon and Washington.
Jamaican Reggae legends, Dubtonic Kru are on tour on the West Coast this November in support of their new single entitled“Reggae Like Never Before”. The ‘Rise & Reggae (Like Never Before) Tour’ is being held on nine dates, with the inclusion of a highlight event called Plug N’ Play, an event known for showcasing developing artists alongside more experienced ones. The event was originated in Jamaica.
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|Buju Banton to Experience Short Immigration Detention Following Release from Prison|
Buju Banton, Jamaican Grammy-award-winning reggae artist, is scheduled to be released from a federal prison in the United States after completing his ten-year sentence on drug-related charges on December 8, 2018. Plans are already being made for Banton to make a series of appearances in what is being called his “Long Walk to Freedom” tour.
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|Our REGGAE FOR A REASON annual fundraising show is this Sunday, November 18.|
Same $7 admission plus a whole lot more! We have some great raffle prizes this year including several hotel stays, gift cards, services and more. Vendors . Bake Sale . Merch . Pay to Play Donations . Feed A Family Food Bags There is no obligation to participate in the fundraising activities, but when see what we have, we think you will!
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|Reggae Artists/Bands- want to perform for a good cause? Benefit Concert for the CampFire Victims to be held in Chico, CA on 12/20/18. Email:|
ElReyChicoCA@gmail.com if you’d like to be considered.
|Thailand - December 5th, Rasta Cafe 19th Anniversary|
|King Shiloh Sound in Addis Abebe, Ethiopia, November 17|
Rebel Salute 2019
'The Preservation of Reggae'
Januanry 18 - 19, 2019
Grizzly's Plantation Cove, Priory, St. Ann, Jamaica
Celebrating 26 YEARS! REBEL SALUTE 2019
What began as a show to commemorate the January 15 birthday of reggae icon Patrick “Tony Rebel” Barrett has become a staple on the live music events calendar.
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|“Grateful Harvest” Tour California 2018|
|Join Us on a Tour to Jamaica: An Afro-Jamaican Cultural-Musical Immersion|
|Nesbeth, Popcaan - Trial (Official Animated Video)|
|Who is responsible for the shooting of legendary musician Bob Marley?|
The ReMastered Series investigates who is responsible for the shooting of legendary musician Bob Marley. Watch Who Shot the Sheriff, only on Netflix.
|Karamanti's message to victims of domestic violence is simply to SURVIVE|
| TIME TO ACT - Earth Warrior featuring Winston Mcanuff|
Earth Warrior calls for an end to human trafficking – TIME TO ACT
Reggae artistes Earth Warrior is calling for an end to human trafficking on his latest single titled Time To Act featuring Winston McAnuff.
“Human trafficking is a very terrible crime against humanity; I mean how can anyone think it’s right to deal in the transportation and selling of other human beings? This is modern day slavery, and it’s happening all over the world, even in our very backyards right here in Jamaica,” said Earth Warrior.
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Currently up on Hot 20
Trelawny's finest, Charly Black, checks in with Nikki Z to talk new album and new beginnings!
Coming up on Hot 20 Nikki Z find the truth about the word 'Singlish' and Kranium gets candid on this weeks show!
It's your weekly entertainment show: Nikki Z's Hot 20 Countdown!
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|Tarrus Riley Releases New Single and Video for "Guess Who"|
New York, NY- Reggae crooner, Tarrus Riley, also known as “Singy Singy” is back with his new single “Guess Who” featuring Mykal Rose of the Reggae group Black Uhuru. They originally released their hit “Guess Who's Coming to Dinner” in 1979 titled after the famous 1967 movie with Sidney Pottier. The re-imagined version by Tarrus Riley brings a fresh modern twist to the classic song, “Roots with a little pepper,” Tarrus says about the single. The video has premiered today on Tarrus Riley’s YouTube channel. The single will be available for streaming and download on November 30th and is the first from his upcoming album slated for release on VP Records in 2019.
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|Nah Talk :: "Elephant Man's Answer"|
|Brand new Dancehall track "MONEY BAG"|
from Recording Artiste MR. DIAMOND
|Big Mountain :: "Deportation Nation"|
From the reggae band that brought the world "Ooh Baby I Love Your Way", comes an unapologetic condemnation of racist xenophobia against immigrants through its latest single, "Deportation Nation". This song reminds us that the true power of reggae music is to give voice to the oppressed and defenseless.
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1987: Ray "Pablo" Falconer [UB40; sound engineer/producer] is killed in a car crash in Birmingham, when his brother Earl [UB40; bass] drives his Volvo turbo into a wall after going out of control. The discovery of twice the legal limit of alcohol in Earl's blood leads to charges of drunken driving.
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Feb-01-2019 - Feb-03-2019, Negril, Jamaica
|Inside Reggae;An Afro-Jamaican Cultural-Musical Immersion
Feb-02-2019 - Feb-10-2019, Kingston, Jamaica
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Mar-01-2019 - Mar-03-2019, Negril, Jamaica
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|Bayfront Reggae & World Music Festival, 14th Annual
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