Reemerging Dancehall recording artiste Prado, formerly Desperado, is reveling in the recent success of his new ‘Money Bag’ single. The introspective track, produced by Clive Ferguson and Prado himself on his KRC Music label, has been gaining traction since its release in early July. The single speaks about working hard to earn money while avoiding negatives they may lead to death. Read the rest of this entry
“Hips Sing”. A fusion of sorts, the track emulates world music, reggae, dancehall and EDM into a single dance party anthem. Filled with hard hitting drum kicks, and various world instrumentation, the song weaves between different sub-cultures and vibes to create a song reminiscent of Labor Day Weekend on Flatbush avenue in Brooklyn. Along with Elephant Mans vocals, it’s almost too infectious to not move too.” – IamTheIndustry Read the rest of this entry
2016 has been nothing short of an exciting whirlwind for Jamaica’s most promising young act, self contained band Raging Fyah. Pele, Demar, Anthony, Courtland “Gizmo” White and Kumar have witnessed their 3rd studio album “Everlasting” debut at #2 on the reggae billboard chart and making it’s way unto the top 10 of CMJ World Charts. Read the rest of this entry
Contributed Article – It’s a great time for Caribbean music fans, as popular DJ Ron Don is launching his very own app on Monday, August 29. Heralded as the “Mixtape King,” DJ Ron Don is thrilled over his latest business move. The DJ Ron Don app will afford music lovers with one touch access to listen and/or download scores of his music mixes. The app, which is free initially, will be available in both the App store and Google Play. With the DJ Ron Don app on one’s phone or mobile device, users will have infinite entertainment possibilities. Read the rest of this entry
#WuTangClan, Charles Bradley & #MacDre Featured in #KICKS Soundtrack, Movie Hits Theaters September 9th!
Movie synopsis: When his hard-earned kicks get snatched by a local hood, fifteen-year old Brandon and his two best friends go on an ill-advised mission across the Bay Area to retrieve the stolen sneakers. Featuring a soundtrack packed with hip-hop classics, Justin Tipping’s debut feature is an urban coming-of-age tale told with grit, humor – and surprising lyricism.
KICKS hits theaters nationwide September 9, 2016! Directed by: Justin Tipping. Cast: Jahking Guillory, Christopher Jordan Wallace, Christopher Meyer, Kofi Siriboe, Mahershala Ali, Molly Shaiken. Check out the Track List Read the rest of this entry
Contributed Article – World renowned reggae band Inner Circle is giving one Florida fan a chance to jam out with them live in concert ! Inner Circle is hosting their first Bad Boy Idol competition! On September 3rd Inner Circle will perform At the Englewood Event Center in Englewood, Florida. One fan can perform The Cop’s theme song “Bad Boys” live on stage with the Band ! Read the rest of this entry
It will be Labor Day weekend with a difference on Friday, September 2nd when Riddim Don Magazine in association with Mingles Night Club present Alison Hinds in concert. The fiery diva of soca will be sure to get the blood pumping when she takes center-stage. Word coming out of her camp is that fans had better start doing some workout as it’s going to be an intense session! Read the rest of this entry
Contributed Article – This is a great week for Reggae artist Hya Dream, who is geared up to debut a stellar video for his song “She Tell Me Dat.” Set for release on Friday, August 19, “She Tell Me Dat” is a fun, energetic and loving video, which builds on the theme “Beside every strong man is a strong woman.” Directed by Shutah Films, the video is neatly nestled against a backdrop of the Nation’s Capital. Showcasing the allure of Washington, D.C. and the surrounding area, “She Tell Me Dat” offers Reggae music lovers an inspiring Roots-driven tune. Hya Dream, in top form, professes his love for his Queen in this thoughtful ode. The new music video will be aired on Hya Dream’s You Tube page (https://www.youtube.com/user/HyaDream). Read the rest of this entry
Submitted article – This week Chris Rivers and Whispers tackles School Boy Q’s ‘By Any Means’ instrumental for Freestyle Fridays. Whispers delivers a dope rendition of School Boy Q’s flow while Chris brings melodic hard bars to our ear drums. Whispers ‘The Red Door’ project is slated to drop this September.
#LoveJonesThe Musical Set for National Tour Starring Chrisette Michelle, Musiq Soulchild, MC Lyte, Dave Hollister,
Submitted article – Love Jones The Musical, a stage adaptation of the critically acclaimed 1997 Love Jones film, is scheduled to tour nationally this Fall/ Winter. The stage production will boast an all-star cast of R&B music’s biggest names including Chrisette Michelle, Musiq Soulchild, Marsha Ambrosius, MC Lyte, Raheem Devaughn and Dave Hollister whowere all carefully selected to star in the must see musical event of the year. Love Jones The Musical will debut in Oklahoma City on September 9th. Read the rest of this entry
Legendary honorable Bob Marley once said “One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.”, and for Rob Diesel those words echoed his life.
Born Robert Dirscherl in Philadelphia, music was a part of every day life with the sounds of a diverse cities blaring all genres. The soundtrack of his life became Hip Hop legends, Reggae icons, Latin beats, Pop culture sprinkled with classical composers. Rob became drawn to music sounds with a purpose, whether it be social commentaries laid to reggae rhythms, or party feel good to Hip Hop tempo. Read the rest of this entry
Racking up such accolades as peaking at #10 on the reggae iTunes album charts, and charting on billboard, soulful recording artist K’Coneil debut EP “Love/Lust” has surpassed many expectations for a debut EP of a rising star.
After the success of his lead single “Hot Like You“, K’Coneil euphoric feeling translated in the follow up track of what is destined by industry insiders to be his breakthrough hit “Feel So Right”. Produced by Calli B and co-written by K’Coneil, Wildfire Music and DJ Calli B, the team has created the perfect blend of soul, dancehall, pop and R&B, added some melodic vocals in the mix and topped it off with a hint of passionate and catchy lyrics. Read the rest of this entry