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Steve McQueen Opens the New York Film Festival With a Lyrical Reggae House-Party Movie

In the new Steve McQueen’s movie, “Lovers Rock”, the aura is set in a reggae vibe. It starts in a
18/09/2020
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UB40 is forced to postpone their Australian tour due to Covid-19

UB40 have been forced to postpone their Australian concerts due to the Covid-19 travel restrictions. The band was initially scheduled to
17/09/2020
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Ziggy Marley reveals health secret

Ziggy Marley let “Men’s Health” into his Los Angeles home, where he have a gym in the backyard. According to
15/09/2020
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Former manager says that a statue should be built in ‘Toots’ Hibbert honour

A former manager of the late ‘Toots’ Hibbert is lobbying for a statue of the reggae legend to be erected
15/09/2020
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Mick Jagger, Ziggy Marley and Others Pay Tribute to ‘Toots’ Hibbert

After the world knew that Frederick Nathaniel “Toots” Hibbert’s passed away, on Friday night, musicians took to social media to
14/09/2020
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Jimmy Cliff Remembers Toots Hibbert: “What a Soul, What a Personality”

Jimmy Cliff is one of the many artists that knew and loved Toots Hibbert. He talked about his late friend
14/09/2020
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‘Toots’ Hibbert dies aged 77

Reggae legend Frederick Nathaniel ‘Toots’ Hibbert has died aged 77. Toots and The Maytals confirmed in a statement early Saturday. Hibbert
13/09/2020
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Emperor Haile Selassie features in Tavares Strachan new painting

Bahamian artist Tavares Strachan has a new painting, “Every Knee Shall Bow”, that features Queen Elizabeth, an Indigenous Canadian hunter,
13/09/2020
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The World’s First Happiness Museum Opened in Copenhagen

Copenhagen opened the world’s first happiness museum, in July. The Happiness Research Institute is the driving force behind this new
11/09/2020
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New track unites Skip Marley, Rick Ross and Ari Lennox

Fresh off the release of his debut EP “Higher Place”, which reached number 1 on the iTunes Reggae charts, Skip
09/09/2020
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Maral release debut album that features guest spots from Lee “Scratch” Perry

Maral will release her first LP in October. The 15-track “Push” will come via Leaving Records. Like her past work,
09/09/2020
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Reggae Marathon Cancelled This Year

Jamdammers Running Club of Kingston, the organisers of the Reggae Marathon, Half Marathon, and 10K, say that the event will
07/09/2020
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Reggae Singer Feluke Has Died

Reggae singer and percussionist Denver ‘Feluke’ Smith, has died. His friend, Crystal Campbell, confirmed to The Gleaner, that Feluke passed away
07/09/2020
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Bounty Killer vs. Beenie Man Picked by Fans as the Best ‘Verzuz’ Battle Yet

Beenie Man and Bounty Killer both took home the winning title of Verzuz battle poll. Verzuz battle viewers voted in a
07/09/2020
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“Ride Natty Ride” Explores Bob Marley’s Influence on Surfing

Bob Marley’s musical influence on surfing and skateboarding is documented in “Ride Natty Ride”, the sixth video of “Legacy”, the
04/09/2020
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Watch Ziggy Marley’s social distanced concert

Ziggy Marley has been performing his socially distanced livestream series with “Rebellion Rises”. Filmed in Ceek VR studio, in Los
03/09/2020
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Toots Hibbert Placed in Medically-Induced Coma

Toots Hibbert, the frontman of the reggae group Toots and The Maytals was tested for COVID-19 yesterday. Despite not given
02/09/2020
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Toots Hibbert is in Intensive Care Unit

Toots Hibbert, frontman of reggae group Toots and the Maytals, has been admitted to an intensive care unit in a
01/09/2020
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