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Elephant Man to return to court April 28

Dancehall artist Elephant Man, who reportedly lied to immigration authorities about his trip to Belgium (which was on the list
18/03/2021
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New square to be named after Hackney’s history

A new square at the entrance to Britannia Leisure Centre is to be named BRAFA Square after a great, yet
17/03/2021
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Marley family agrees to market psychedelic mushrooms

North American wellness firm Silo Wellness has pledged to contribute a percentage of its product sales from a new partnership
15/03/2021
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Toots and the Maytals Win Best Reggae Album at The Grammys

Toots and the Maytals won Best Reggae Album at the 2021 Grammy Awards. “Got to Be Tough” was released just
15/03/2021
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Maxi Priest Shows Viewers Around His Jamaican Digs Where He’ll Watch The Grammy’s

Since the beginning of the pandemic, Maxi Priest has been on the island of Jamaica, jogging its streets, clambering near
12/03/2021
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Concerts In Your Car Presents Ziggy Marley Tribute to Bob Marley

Ziggy Marley and his band will perform two sets on April 17 at the Ventura County Fairgrounds, where he’ll be
12/03/2021
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Milton Keynes Reggae Festival will go ahead this summer

The Milton Keynes Reggae Festival on August 14 will feature two stages of non-stop reggae music a dance hall, dub
11/03/2021
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Mad Professor introduces new vibrato pedal

Mad Professor has released an updated version of its Electric Blue Chorus, the Electric Blue II Chorus and Vibrato pedal. The
11/03/2021
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Belly Up Livestream: Ziggy Marley

Reggae star Ziggy Marley released eight studio albums with his band the Melody Makers before going solo in the early
08/03/2021
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UB40 announces more concerts

UB40, featuring Ali Campbell and Astro, will be heading to Devon this summer to perform within the stunning grounds of
08/03/2021
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Director Reinaldo Marcus to helm film on life and career of Bob Marley

Paramount Pictures has choose Reinaldo Marcus Green, director of “King Richard”, to direct a biopic on reggae legend Bob Marley. The
04/03/2021
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Harry Belafonte’s Birthday Celebration Raised $174.000 For The Gathering For Justice

In celebration of Harry Belafonte’s 94th birthday March 1st, a surprise live virtual party was held on February 28th. Called
04/03/2021
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Buju Banton, Popcaan and Marcia Griffiths join Beres Hammond at #LoveFromaDistance show

Beres Hammond was forced to postpone his annual Love and Harmony cruise with headlining performances by himself, Nadine Sutherland, Buju Banton,
03/03/2021
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Bunny Wailer dies, aged 73

Bunny Wailer, has died at the age of 73. The musician, from Kingston, was a founding member of The Wailers
03/03/2021
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Ethiopian Consulate commemorates Bob Marley’s birthday

The Consulate of Ethiopia in Kingston honoured the life, musical achievements and the legacy of Bob Marley on the 76th
02/03/2021
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UB40 add Northampton date to rescheduled tour

UB40 will head to Northampton this winter as part of a tour to mark the release of their forthcoming album
02/03/2021
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Rush returns to Nottingham Playhouse

Presented by the Rush Theatre Company, the acclaimed show Rush returns to Nottingham Playhouse on September 7. The show tells the
25/02/2021
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Gwen Stefani collaboration with Sean Paul coming out soon

Gwen Stefani plans to release a new album this year and is also scheduled to appear on Sean Paul’s upcoming
25/02/2021