Contributed Article – Come October 1st and 2nd, the city of Houston, Texas will host the inaugural Houston Afro-Creole Music Festival, which promises to appeal to the city’s diverse population. The Afro Creole Fest will take place at the Hobby Event Center on Saturday October 1st, 2016 and will feature a mélange of creole sounds from the Caribbean islands of Dominica and St. Lucia, American Zydeco Bands and African, Hip-Hop and Soca Genres via a host of DJs from around the Region. According to event organizer Jon Glen Bannis, the idea for the festival came about due to a lack of representation of Creole culture in Houston events. Read the rest of this entry
Contributed Article by What’s Good Networks Kenya – Last Saturday night the KICC grounds was the place to be. Throngs of reggae music lovers had already started to stream into the venue by 6pm, hours away from witnessing the Unit Band and Romain Virgo rock the night away. Read the rest of this entry
Born in South Carolina, Terry and his family migrated to Florida for a chance at a better life. With a hard working mother at the helm, he learned discipline, compassion, motivation and a fervor to pursue the American dream. But to whom much is given, much is required, and Terry made it his life’s mission to better those around him as he climbed the ladder of success alongside his devoted wife and business partner Mrs. Sherria Elliott. Read the rest of this entry
Contributed Article – Kemar HighCon release hot new single titled “Hold Out”, produced by DJ Barkley. Reminiscent of 90s dancehall, “Hold Out” gives you a gritty authentic vibe, which will ignite all lovers of the dancehall culture once they hear it.
The track provides an old school flare, while incorporating the unique tone Kemar is becoming known for delivering. With a hard hitting message along with a pulsating rhythm ‘Hold Out’ drives home the message of not giving up your principles in order to attain your goals. The message throughout the single highlights different scenarios of persons giving up their morals for a faster route to success. Read the rest of this entry
Contributed Article – Hybrid Culture is proud to announce the upcoming release of their artist, DeeWunn’s street album “Bunx Up” with a special release of his latest single “In The Ghetto”.
“In The Ghetto” serves as an homage of sorts to Spanish Town, St. Catherine where DeeWunn was raised. Touching on the hardships yet highlighting the positive and progressive nature of those closest to him, DeeWunn fuses Jamaica’s infamous One Drop, with rock inspired guitar chords and an upbeat Jungle-esque drum pattern in hopes of inspiring his neighbours, brethrens and loved ones through a top notch lyrical approach and a hard hitting edm-esque beat. Read the rest of this entry
Contributed Article – The Concert Will Feature Tosh’s Original Backing Band Along with Other Major Performers Following the Grand Opening of Museum Dedicated to the Iconic Reggae Star
Kingston, Jamaica — With late Reggae Legend Peter Tosh being honored this October with the opening of a new museum located at the Re-Named ‘Peter Tosh Square’ at the Pulse Centre in New Kingston, Jamaica, it was recently announced that his famed backing band “Word, Sound and Power” will reunite with original members at a benefit concert following the event. Read the rest of this entry
Submitted Article – Birmingham (UK) based Multi award winning Gospel Reggae singer, Annette Bee drops her latest single – JOY. A sizzling rocking banger fused with a hint of jungle genre, Annette Bee’s JOY speaks about the sweetest name ever – JESUS and the joy he brings to anyone that embraces him. Read the rest of this entry
Contributed by Vincent Libosso – Jamaican star jets into Nairobi tonight en-route to Zimbabwe. He expressed excitement right before embarking on the plane via a Facebook video. Jamaican star Romain Virgo is excited about making his maiden trip to Kenya. He is set to arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport at 8:30pm on September 14, 2016 (tonight) for a stopover on his way to Zimbabwe. Read the rest of this entry
Contributed Article – Released recently, B Rider is produced by American producer Byngham. Distributed by Zojak World Wide, it is available on all digital platforms. According to Summer Roze, the song is for “people who genuinely just love music that feels good”. However, she said the females are claiming it as the single that has them dancing when they listen it. Read the rest of this entry
Deemed one of the hardest working bands in the music industry, The Royal Family of Reggae Morgan Heritage hasn’t slowed down since winning the 2016 Grammy award for Best Reggae Album. The siblings have continued their worldwide touring, while recording music for their upcoming 2017 album to be released on their CTBC Music Group label.
Throughout their travels one thing has remained constant, music and the beauty of mother earth. It is from the latter that the inspiration of their first single since winning their coveted award was born. Produced by renowned musician and producer Phillip “Winta” James (Overstand Ent), “Selah” speaks of Morgan Heritage’s appreciation and discovery of earth. To support the single, the band treated fans and music lovers to breathtaking visuals filmed in Milan, Italy, and worldwide footage from their travels. “Selah” was directed by Morgan Heritage, filmed by Emmy Lou Mai and edited by Maximilian Shelton. Read the rest of this entry