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Trojan Jamaica announce U-Roy album

Trojan Jamaica/BMG have announced the release of U-Roy’s final full-length album, “Solid Gold U-Roy”. The album was originally set to come
25/05/2021
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The Heal festival adds reggae legend to line-up

The Heal festival will take place at Shrewsbury’s Greenhous West Mid Showground on July 31. Organisers have announced that reggae performer
25/05/2021
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Posthumuous U-Roy album announced

A posthumous album from late reggae icon U-Roy has been announced, featuring guest spots by Santigold, Ziggy Marley, The Clash‘s
21/05/2021
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BeachLifeFestival 2021 lineup includes Bob Marley tribute

After 2020 canceled edition, the BeachLife Festival returns to Redondo Beach with a three-day event headlined by Los Angeles natives
21/05/2021
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Workshop Images Released For “Get Up, Stand Up! The Bob Marley Musical”

New images have been released from the rehearsal workshop that took place in April, providing a first look of Arinze
20/05/2021
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Judge to Beenie Man: “Not even the king is above the law”

Dancehall artist Moses ‘Beenie Man’ Davis was fined $150,000 or 35 days in jail when he appeared for sentencing before
18/05/2021
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39th IRAWMA’s winners

The 2021 International Reggae and World Music Awards (IRAWMA) happened on Sunday, May 16th. The event streamed live on IRAWMA YouTube
18/05/2021
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Proper signs up reggae label VP Records

Proper Music has signed a deal to distribute reggae label VP Records in the UK and Ireland, with the latter
17/05/2021
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Reggae NFT platform coming this year

By the end of the year, reggae artists in the Caribbean should have access to a new platform which will
17/05/2021
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Beats and Swing announce their line-up for Victorious Festival

Beats and Swing will only be there for Saturday and Sunday this year, but promoter and B&S mainman Luke Fuller
12/05/2021
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On this day in 1981, Bob Marley died

11th May will always be marked as the day the world lost a music legend. Reggae artist Bob Marley, bigger
11/05/2021
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Common joins Damian Marley for “What Do You Say (Move It Baby)” remix

Common has recruited Damian Marley for a reggae remix of “What Do You Say (Move It Baby)”. The original version
09/05/2021
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Shaggy Talks About Collaboration With Spice and Sean Paul

Shaggy chatted with “Digital Journal’s Markos Papadatos” about “Go Down Deh”, his latest collaboration with Spice and Sean Paul. On
08/05/2021
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Jamaican Animators to Produce Short for “Sesame Street”

As part of their recent event, the KingstOOn Animation and Film Festival and Sesame Workshop hosted a call for pitches
08/05/2021
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“Live N Livin” by Sean Paul will have a live debut at the beach

Grammy-winning artist Sean Paul will debut songs from his new album, “Live N Livin”, live from the beaches of Jamaica.
05/05/2021
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The Marley Family and UMe Present “Marley Sessions”

As the last year’s celebrations commemorating the legendary Bob Marley’s 75th birthday continue, The Marley Family and UMe present an
29/04/2021
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Beverley Knight joins UB40 for Sandwell Valley concert

Soul diva Beverley Knight has been added to the line-up for the open-air UB40 concert at Sandwell Valley Country Park
29/04/2021
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Ziggy Marley to headline back-to-back show at Petco Park this May

Two concerts will hit Petco Park this Memorial Day. Next month, The Beach Boys and Ziggy Marley will take the stage
29/04/2021