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Shaggy spends $2.15 million on a retreat in Florida

Shaggy has purchased a home for $2.15-million near the ocean in Coral Gables, Florida (US). The property claims a leafy
26/01/2021
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Chronixx featured on Biden-Harris inauguration playlist

There was a Jamaican name featured on the President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris specially curated playlist. Biden
26/01/2021
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UB40 star facing second brain operation

UB40 saxophonist Brian Travers has suffered a seizure before Christmas, and now faces a second brain tumour operation in two
14/01/2021
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Buju Banton’s “Til Shiloh” album celebrates 25th anniversary

Buju Banton celebrates 25 years of releasing his “Til Shiloh”. The collector’s edition of this work will include the original
26/12/2020
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Bob Marley “Songs Of Freedom: The Island Years” To Be Released In January

On January 29, 2021, the highly acclaimed “Songs of Freedom: The Island Years”, an 6LP set, as well as a
26/12/2020
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Peter Tosh Inspires “Equal Rights” Shirts

Drawing from Peter Tosh’s seminal Equal Rights and its title track, NOAH has given its signature “Human Rights” shirts a
26/12/2020
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Shaggy will be the face of International Icon singing talent hunt on 94.3 Radio One

Radio One is set to go live with its next big project titled International Icon. A one-of-its-kind international digital musical
26/12/2020
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Dub Inc launches acoustic album

Since 2017, Dub Inc have been recording acoustic performances all around the world. First in Ouagadougou with “Maché Bécif”, then
18/12/2020
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Albert Griffiths, founder member of The Gladiators has died. Rest In Peace!

2020 continues to bring bad news. Albert Griffiths, founder member of The Gladiators has died age 74.The information has been
16/12/2020
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Amazing: check this new Bob Marley board game

High Roller Games is celebrating the 75th anniversary of Bob Marley by rolling out a board game in his honor.
15/12/2020
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Gwen Stefani Returns to Ska Roots

Gwen Stefani has returned to her ska reggae roots on her new single “Let Me Reintroduce Myself”. The singer has
08/12/2020
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Son of Bob Marley buys Homestead estate

Stephen Marley paid $3.3 million for the Redlands property on Southwest 187th Avenue in south Miami-Dade. Tom Cabrerizo’s TCE Farms
05/12/2020
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14 Countries Already Registered For Virtual Reggae Marathon

Registrations for the virtual staging of the 2020 Reggae Marathon, Half Marathon and 10K have been received from 14 countries.
04/12/2020
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Tickets for “Get Up, Stand Up! The Bob Marley Musical” are on sale

Tickets for the new musical “Get Up, Stand Up! The Bob Marley Musical” are finally on sale. Full booking information
04/12/2020
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U.N. Reclassifies Cannabis as a Less Dangerous Drug

A United Nations commission voted on Wednesday to remove cannabis for medicinal purposes from a category of the world’s most
02/12/2020
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Reggae Sunsplash is back

Jamaica’s Reggae Sunsplash festival in partnership with Jamaica Tourist Board is back after a 14 year hiatus. It will be
27/11/2020
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Shaggy was set to record a second album with Sting before pandemic

Shaggy planned to record a second album with Sting before the pandemic ruined their plans. Their first album, “44/876” was
27/11/2020
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63rd Annual Grammy Awards reggae nominees have been revealed

The 63rd Annual Grammy Awards nominees have been revealed. Reggae nominees arrived to five. The winners will be awarded in
25/11/2020