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Cedella Marley and Universal Music Group announce joint venture Tuff Gong Collective

Universal Music Group has announced the launch of Tuff Gong Collective (TGC), a new joint venture with Cedella Marley, the
20/04/2021
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Carling Academy Birmingham Reopens Under New Guise

The iconic Birmingham venue that has previously welcomed artists like Bob Marley is set to open its doors for the
18/04/2021
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Morgan Heritage Makes History by Dropping Songs as NFTs

Morgan Heritage made history on April 17, as they become the first reggae artist to release their songs as non-fungible
18/04/2021
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Reggae Star Jaz Elise: “We All Need Some Positive Vibrations”

Jamaican singer Jaz Elise is bringing her own unique brand of reggae and R&B to the world with her new
14/04/2021
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Appaman And Ziggy Marley Team for A Limited-Edition Kids Clothing Capsule

New York based kids’ clothing line, Appaman, teams up with musician, author and humanitarian, Ziggy Marley and family to create
14/04/2021
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Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit” Gets a Reggae Remix

There’s a reggae version of “Smells Like Teen Spirit” that comes from composer Andy Rehfeldt. He also plays all of
09/04/2021
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New names announced for National Geographic’s Earth Day Eve virtual concert

To celebrate Earth Day 2021, the National Geographic have announced a special virtual event, Earth Day Eve streaming on YouTube
09/04/2021
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Bob Marley’s granddaughter saw his face in the clouds

Bob Marley died in 1981, nearly two decades before the birth of Mystic Marley, Stephen Marley’s daughter. As a singer herself,
08/04/2021
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UB40 line up a gig in Sandwell Valley Country Park

UB40 will perform in Sandwell Valley Country Park. The band has been constantly on tour since their first gig on February
08/04/2021
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Junet Mohamed, Dennis Waweru Dismiss Claims BBI Has Collapsed

The Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) secretariat co-chairs Junet Mohamed, and Dennis Waweru have dismissed claims that the report was on
02/04/2021
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Lover’s Rock reopens with new backyard

Lover’s Rock, the bar known for its cocktails, music and dancing, has reopened. Bar Manager, Joshua Alexander Jagmohan, says they are
02/04/2021
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Ziggy Marley and Other Artists Honor Frontline Health Workers Who Died of Covid-19

Ziggy Marley, Rosanne Cash, Lance Bass and John Fogerty are some of the stars coming together to honor the front-line
31/03/2021
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Ringo Starr Turns Back to Reggae

Former Beatles have various songs and albums inspired in reggae. And Ringo Starr has taken his own cracks at reggae over
30/03/2021
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Bob Marley Birthday Tribute Concert Leads Top Facebook Lives Chart

Bob Marley has returned to No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Facebook Live Videos chart, powered by Shareablee, in February. The chart,
26/03/2021
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The Players with Cedella Marley and Khadija Shaw

BBC released on March 24th a new episode of The Players’ podcast. The program is all about women. This new
26/03/2021
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Rescheduled Scarborough date for UB40 featuring Ali Campbell and Astro

UB40 featuring Ali Campbell and Astro’s summer show at the Scarborough Open Air Theatre has had to be moved due
25/03/2021
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New Streaming Music Channels From Bob Marley, and more Launch on SiriusXM

SiriusXM announced a new selection of artist branded channels with Bob Marley and LL COOL J available as streaming channels
25/03/2021
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Sean Paul brings live beach concert from Jamaica

Sean Paul will be bringing his voice, rhythms, and dancehall and reggae vibes to live streaming platform Dreamstage, which will
19/03/2021