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7839180266?profile=RESIZE_584xSeveral lyrical battles post Beenie Man Verzuz Bounty Killer, and it has been declared that the title of 'Best Battle' (thus far) can be awarded to the Jamaican dancehall-reggae stars. Both delivered a unique and stellar performance in their face-off for Verzuz which was the quarantined brainchild of award-winning producers Timbaland and Swizz Beatz.

Though the writing was already on the wall, American entertainment media and charting giant Billboard Magazine published a poll for people to vote

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7695724654?profile=RESIZE_710xIf your name is Skillibeng, you are having a great August! Less than a week ago the dancehall up and comer dropped his unconventional 3 track EP and is already trending internationally. 

On August 20, the artiste released his second musical compilation, and to everyone's surprise, the EP (which is more like a Demo Album… sorry not sorry) has only 3 tracks. The EP aptly titled 'Brik Pan Brik' features his already released breakout hit of the same name, another already famous Skillibeng track; 'Mr

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7556000863?profile=RESIZE_584xDebuting at No. 2 on the Billboard Reggae Album Chart, Popcaan's 'Fixtape' seems to be a sure-fire dancehall hit internationally. The album not only debuted high on the reggae chart but broke into the coveted Billboard Top 100 of the Hot 200 Chart list. Billboard noted that 'Fixtape' had the sixth-best debut of the week, entering at 94th, on the Hot 200 Chart which combines statistics from streams and sales.

In addition to his Billboard success, poppy has also topped a few charts on iTunes since

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5775253283?profile=RESIZE_584xIn this episode of Top A Di Charts…. BIG UP BEENIE MAN!!!!!!!!!!! (Now let’s contain ourselves) At Mad A Road, we are advocates for actual, Jamaican born, culturally bred reggae/dancehall artistes being on any Reggae/Dancehall Charts. I (Toni-Ann Kelly) personally, have a problem with culture vultures, especially the ones who don’t admit that they are stealing or appropriating the culture that they are being accused of. Anyways, BEENIE MAN!

Beenie Man has been very, very busy post Dancehall Verz

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5430095255?profile=RESIZE_584xSinger Lila Iké has the top-selling reggae set in the United States this week with The ExPerience . RCA Records released the seven-track EP on May 15. It features the songs: Solitude, Thy Will, Stars Align, Where I'm Coming From, I Spy, Forget Me, and Second Chance.

With 454 digital copies sold in its first week, The ExPerience debuts top of the Current Reggae Albums Chart. The sales-driven tally is only available through subscription to Nielsen Music, which tracks sales of albums and singles in

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5165566671?profile=RESIZE_584xMay continues to bloom with an all-new set of Billboard Live At-Home performances.

The week of May 18 will feature at-home sets from Shaggy and Mario via Billboard's Facebook page. Tiffany will kick things off on Monday (May 18) with a set at 1 p.m. EST.

The Billboard Live series launched on March 19 with the help of JoJo, Josh Groban and Russell Dickerson, who selected nonprofits to support during their livestream to benefit those most affected by COVID-19. Billboard Live At-Home series thus fa

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3469860513?profile=RESIZE_710xThe producer with the golden touch has literally struck GOLD with his Kyng Midas album, which as I expected, entered the Billboard Reggae Album Chart this week! (Cues Applause) And what an impressive, ‘I’m late to this party but since I’m here lets drink some champagne and turn up’ entry it is. Funnily, he posted on his instagram page, champagne popping and champagne chilling in a dutch pot (only Jamaicans call it that), which is a very Jamaican thing to do.

Number 9

Call me crazy or whatever bu

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