New York, NY- VP Records artist Bunji Garlin and dancehall vixen Shenseea, have collaborated right in time for the peak period of Trinidad & Tobago’s 2018 Carnival Season with a remix to his 2017 hit single “Big Bad Soca”, out today for streaming and download. Produced by Jus Now, the fusion of Shenseea’s energetic vocals with Bunji’s iconic captivating sound gives listeners a 3-minute earful of carnival vibes. The two will perform the song for the first time next Wednesday, February 7, leading into Trinidad Carnival. The event will be co-headlined with breakout rapper/entertainer Cardi B and feature Fay Ann Lyons, Voice, Lyrikal, Shal and Patrice.
New York, New York (January 23, 2018). Even in the most crowded reggae party, men and women still couple up when the selector plays "I Feel Good." Whether it's the slow tempo, the sensual lyrics, or his raspy voice, Beres Hammond has become synonymous with lovers' rock. Although he has made music across genres in his over 30-year career, Hammond is best known for tunes like "She Loves Me Now,"
"They Gonna Talk," and his international breakout hit "What One Dance Can Do." Now, the 62-year-old Jamaican crooner is back to prove he still knows all about romance.
Hailing from the Plains Cree First Nation & South American bloodlines, Yellowsky (Born Roberto Andres Pooyak) is arguably one of the most prominent, important Indigenous rappers rocking in Canada right now. His flow is massive, bottom end-heavy beats pay homage to the grimy city life of the most classic of hip-hop music while his elastic, malleable delivery harken tot he traditions of both classic Jamaican deejaying and more modern MC styles. There's a real rebellious nature that fuels Yellowsky's music. "I was raised by residential school survivors - my late mother and all my aunties. That's where I get my rebel side," remarks Yellowsky on his rebellious nature.
On December 13th, 2017, The Lion released his first official album - Mixed Medicine, independently under Stressed Street Entertainment, Taking It Global & Skunk Funk. Cementing his artistic debut in both music and graphic design, he has managed to gain attention throughout North America, parts of Europe and South America while developing a strong sense of conscious towards political, social and religious views. He continues to write and produce his music since the age of 13 which blends together his diverse background and ideaologies. Where a lot of positive hip-hop starts to lose some of its sharpness, Yellowsky is making positive music that still retains and exhiliarting edge.
Stephanie Hava kicks off 2018 with a hot new dubstep remix of "Your Love" produced by Loud City Music for Havatio Music. This release precedes a hot, new project that Stephanie has set to drop in March, that will definitely unlock a new level for the singer-songwriter-producer-author. Check out this new remix with this link right HERE .
Reggae Soulful Star Etana Reveals Album Cover and Track Listing of Forthcoming "REGGAE FOREVER" Album
Kingston, Jamaica (MPR Consulting) - On the eve of taking part in twice Grammy nominated artist JBoog's "L.O.E" (Love Over Everything) 2018 Tour which kicks off February 10th in California, international reggae star Etana has revealed the cover art and track listing of her highly anticipated "REGGAE FOREVER" album.
As the title suggest, "REGGAE FOREVER" does just that. Music industry insiders that have previewed the album, have agreed in unison that the album is deemed to become a classic, and that reggae music is well alive now and forever as the 14 tracks deliver topics that run the gamut of life all laid out on melodious reggae vibes paired with the songstress distinctive soulful voice.
New York, NY- Following the announcement of Romain Virgo’s upcoming album “LoveSick” on VP Records, an international Valentines Week Radio Takeover is underway. Fans of the reggae crooner can listen to the radio stations below all week for a chance to win a download of his new album out on March 30th. The 17-track album takes listeners on a journey that explores every emotion felt when finding love, losing love and finding love again. In the many twists and turns of romance and relationships, Romain represents a young man who has experienced it all and now has a dynamic story to tell.
Famed, Former Stone Love Selector to Head Irish and Chin’s Latest ProjectIt's only January of 2018 and big news from the Irish and Chin camp doesn’t seem to stop rolling! In the latest exciting announcement, renowned sound system advocate Garfield “Chin” Bourne is set to launch the Sound Chat Radio mobile radio station/sound system. Adding to the excitement of the sound system launch, which has been in the works for the past few months, is the selection of famed selector Nico Bam Bam, formerly of Stone Love, to lead the sound.
New York, NY- VP Records exclusive reggae and dancehall mix show titled “Studio 17” launches their second episode today. Featuring popular DJ’s Silent Addy & Yaadcore as hosts, the show offers a platform for fans to discover and vibe to the latest & hottest music in the culture. Listeners are also be able to enjoy interviews and guest performances from key tastemakers in the industry. The show’s title “Studio 17” pays homage to the recording studio above 17 North Parade, the record store located in Downtown Kingston, from which VP records originated. The one-hour episodes will be available exclusively on the VP Records Soundcloud & YouTube channel.
New York, NY- VP Records is proud to announce “LoveSick,” the upcoming album from rising reggae star Romain Virgo will be out on March 30th. The 17-track album takes listeners on a journey that explores every emotion felt when finding love, losing love and finding love again. In the many twists and turns of romance and relationships, Romain represents a young man who has experienced it all and now has a dynamic story to tell.
Executive produced by Niko Browne for Lifeline Music, with additional production by Sting International and Vikings Production, the album presents a new pop reggae sound traced with his signature lovers rock style woven throughout. The first single ‘Now’, released last Summer, was the introduction to an energetic dance groove on the Skank and Rave rhythm. Highly contagious, the song alludes to a transitional musical direction. On the other spectrum, “Trouble” is reminiscent of his popular songs “Soul Provider”, “Fade Away” and “Cry Tears For You”. The bluesy, smooth rhythm released in November, showcases the sick side of LoveSick, as he tells a tale of a woman who persists on breaking up his happy home after a one- night stand.