Tag Archives: Jamaica

AUDIO ALERT: Fuse ODG ft Konshens – Million Pound Girl Remix

Buzzing Jamaican Dancehall/Reggae artist Konshens has added his name to the list of heavyweight Caribbean artists who are endorsing Ghana-UK artist Fuse ODG. Konshens has added his authoritative sound to Fuse’s Million Pound Girl (Badder Than Bad) track. Konshens emboldens the Dancehall/Reggae element of the song and with wailing vibe and powerful chants. Other Caribbean […]

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Glamour As Felabration Ends

It was a mix of thrills and glamour Sunday night and early Monday morning as the week-long celebration of the late Afrobeat Legend, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti and the Jamaica idol, Bob Marley, finally ended with international acts from Jamaica, Benin Republic, United States of America and Nigeria thrilling fans to different genres of music at the […]

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Bob Marley’s Widow Preaches Unity In Africa

Nana Rita Marley, Widow of late Jamaican reggae artiste, Bob Marley, has urged Africans and black people in the Diaspora to promote unity on the African continent. Nana, who spoke through Eleanor Wints, of the Rita Marley Foundation, was the guest of honour at the 5th annual commemorative debates held for late Afro-beat legend, Fela […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Doctor – Azonto Remix – (Confuse / Shook It Up Dance)

We have said it before and it continues to be true, the Azonto craze is refusing to die. One of the most popular and successful Azonto dance songs is Fuse ODG’s Azonto. It was recently remixed by Reggae-Dancehall star Elephant Man. Here is yet another Jamaican remix of the dance move and a video, mixing […]

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AUDIO ALERT: Fuse ODG ft Elephant Man – Azonto Remix

Here is a link to a re-energised Azonto song. Fuse ODG has linked up with the Jamaican Energy god and dancing king Elephant Man. Elephant Man is widely known for the Pon Di River reggae/dancehall dance anthem from early 2000s amongst many other tunes. He recently performed at the internationally acclaimed BET awards show in […]

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Bob Marley’s Widow, Rita Now a Citizen of Ghana

According to ModernGhana.com, Rita Marley (Bob Marley’s widow) has acquired Ghanaian citizenship. Rita Marley is already a Jamaican citizen, but has had a home in Ghana for years, so the new development now makes her a dual citizen. However, ModernGhana.com have linked her acquisition of Ghanaian citizenship to her association with the Pan-African Festival (PANAFEST) […]

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Jasmine Dotiwala’s Uganda Premier Annual Music Video Awards Diary

“In the past 5 years, the exodus of British people to Africa for business has been huge. The continent is an untapped industry that’s ready to blow up in media, arts, culture and business,” Last week I was blessed to have been invited out to Uganda, East Africa, where I was one of 4 judges […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Metamore – I’m Sincere

Metamore is building up his stamina with new productions and various material. The ambitious Malawian-UK artist has come up with a new music video for the song called “I’m Sincere”. Coming from a man who used to call hip-hop his primary genre, sincere is not such a simple word. I’m Sincere comes with a simple […]

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Q & A: Snoop Lion – I Love African Music

American rapper, singer-songwriter, and actor, Snoop Dogg now known as Snoop Lion, who recently visited Durban, South Africa, for the MTV All Star concert told the press that he loves African music. Snoop said “to be able to come back to the origin of where music was created is special for me.” Interview: Q: What […]

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Exclusive: Clip from Marley Africa Road Trip Shows Marley Brothers on a Journey

Bob Marley and his family have had an extensive effect on popular music. ARC Entertaiment’s “Marley Africa Road Trip” aims to show some of the musical genius behind Marley in this film about his influence in Africa. We have an exclusive clip from “Marley Africa Road Trip,” directed by David Alexanian and starring Bob Marley’s […]

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1st African Diaspora World tourism Awards, Atlanta

by Wale Ojo-Lanre THE first ever African Diaspora World Tourism Award designed to honour and recognise trailblazers in black culture and heritage from all over the world will hold in Atlanta Georgia, USA between 26 and 28 April, 2013. The world event is packaged by AfricanDiasporaTourism.com. an online tourism magazine dedicated to exploring the culture […]

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Reggae Singer Sizzla Sings “Zimbabwe”

Jamaican Reggae singer Sizzla recently released a song for the African country he loves, Zimbabwe. The song, entitled “Zimbabwe” is not the first one with the same title to be done by a Jamaica reggae singer. In 1980, Bob Marley traveled to the country to thrill multitudes on the country’s independence day and sung his […]

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