Serani’s ‘No Games’ Achieves Gold Certification in Germany. Marking Another Milestone for the Dancehall Hit

In 2008, the singer-producer Serani released “No Games,” which has now achieved gold status in Germany. The Federal Music Industry Association (Bundesverband Musikindustrie or BVMI) recently confirmed in their 2023 report that “No Games” surpassed 200,000 sales, awarding it a gold certification. This isn’t the song’s first recognition; it was certified platinum by the British […]

Tarrus Riley’s ‘She’s Royal’ Celebrates 100 Million YouTube Views

Tarrus Riley’s 2006 hit “She’s Royal” achieved a milestone of 100 million views on YouTube on Wednesday, July 19. The music video was directed by Rupert Campbell and Richard Delapenha and was produced by the legendary saxophonist Dean Fraser for Riley’s “Parables” album on VP Records. Tarrus mentioned in an interview with the Jamaica Observer […]

Rolling Stone’s Insightful Look into the Legacy of Sound Systems at Notting Hill Carnival

Rolling Stone recent article, “Sound of the Streets: How Sound Systems Shaped Notting Hill Carnival,” provides a riveting exploration of the profound impact of sound systems on London’s famed Notting Hill Carnival. This sonic innovation, birthed in the working-class neighbourhoods of Kingston, Jamaica, in the late 1940s, has left an indelible imprint on the global […]

Watch Out Fi Dis: Byron Messia and Burna Boy Debut ‘Talibans II’ Remix”

Byron Messia, the artist behind the summer sensation ‘Talibans’, has linked up with Nigerian star, Burna Boy, for a highly-anticipated collaboration. The original track, from Messia’s ‘No Love’ album released in January, has been dominating the Billboard and UK charts, and the music video has garnered an impressive 36 million views on YouTube. The hit […]

Stüssy and Dancehall Titan Sean Paul Unleash Co-branded T-Shirt Collaboration

Renowned dancehall artist Sean Paul brings a devoted fanbase to Stüssy with his latest collaboration with the brand. Celebrating 23 years since the release of his debut album “Stage One,” Sean Paul has an impressive record of selling over 9.9 million albums worldwide. His successful track record mirrors the impact of the beloved surf and […]

Popcaan Releases ‘St Thomas Native’ Video with Chronic Law

Popcaan has dropped a new music video for the song ‘St Thomas Native’. The track, which comes from his latest album ‘Great is He’ released in January, was a hit among fans. In the video, Popcaan is joined by fellow St. Thomas native, Chronic Law. Their combined performance adds a distinct flair to the song, […]

Patoranking Teams Up with Popcaan for Sizzling Summer Anthem ‘Tonight [Watch Now]

The acclaimed Nigerian artist Patoranking has joined forces with Jamaican star Popcaan to create “Tonight,” a catchy blend of dancehall and Afrobeats guaranteed to heat up the summer months. Patoranking, a respected figure in the African music scene, is cementing his reputation as a leading contemporary voice with his latest single, “Tonight.” Collaborating with Popcaan, […]