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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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Pioneer Jamaican music producer Bobby Digital has died at the age of 59. He succumbed to kidney illness yesterday while being treated at hospital.

He has been credited with the production of a number of reggae hits including Wicked In A Bed and Live Blanket by Shabba Ranks.

He also produced Till I'm Laid to Rest by Buju Banton, Cocoa Tea and Admiral Tibet's Serious Times, Garnet Silk's It's Growing, Black Woman and Child by Sizzla Kalanji and Don't Haffi Dread by Morgan Heritage.

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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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5108530471?profile=RESIZE_584xIn.Digg.Nation Collective artiste Lila Ike has released her highly anticipated debut project titled The Experience. The seven-track compilation features the hit singles Second Chance and Where I'm Coming From.

The EP is the first official project to be released in partnership with RCA Records and Six Course Records.

Prior to the release, Lila Ike treated fans to an exclusive sneak peak of the new songs on Instagram Live with guest appearances by Grammy winner Koffee, Popcaan, Stylo G, Skillibeng

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Dancehall legend Buju Banton sat down with Drew Byrd and Shacia Payne for the inaugural episode of their Shabbaaaaa Sound Radio show on Apple Music. During their conversation, Buju explained how the authenticity of his genre keeps it from grabbing the mainstream's attention.

"We don't want to tell the people a lie. We have to tell the people the truth, and that is reggae music," Buju said at the interview's 6:49 minute mark. "That's why we don't get the mainstream appeal and the mainstream behi

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4641184455?profile=RESIZE_710xJamaican reggae singer Chronixx sat down with Rolling Stone earlier this year for The First Time, our video series in which artists look back on milestones in their career and their most formative creative inspirations.

“The first time I wrote a song, I was definitely too young to write, so it was all in my head,” he recalls, smiling at the thought. “That’s how I start making most of my music — in my head, to this day.”

Chronixx also recalls the first time he performed when he was eight years ol

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Buju Banton Announces Title For New Album

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Reggae superstar Buju Banton revealed the name of his upcoming album title on Youtube. The Grammy winning artist announced Friday that his new album, which has yet to get a release date, will be titled "Upside Down 2020." The artist also went on to break down the meaning behind the album title

                       

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4597535875?profile=RESIZE_584xPolice sources say Entertainer, Dexta Daps , given name Louis Grandison, has been released from custody without charge. Popular Dancehall entertainer Dexta Daps was released from police custody this morning, a police source has confirmed.

Dexta Daps, whose given name is Louis Grandison, had been detained at the Hunt's Bay Police Station since April 8.

According to the police, Dexta Daps and several other people were brought in for questioning with regard to gang-related activities in the St Andr

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Protoje Signs Label Deal With RCA Records

4441477174?profile=RESIZE_584xGrammy nominated reggae artiste Protoje has inked a new deal with American music label RCA Records.

RCA will throw its support behind Protoje's In.Digg.Nation camp, including songbirds Sevana and Lila Iké.

While these deals are common in the American market, they are a rarity for Jamaican acts.

In a Rolling Stone interview, Protoje noted that he will still have control over his label, but will now receive additional support by a major company.

He further revealed that his recent session wi

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4431571288?profile=RESIZE_584xSikka Rymes has sounded a warning to fellow artiste Intence on his new track. The song titled Dem Nuh Bad is aimed at the Go Hard deejay who Rymes believes passed his place in responding to a post made by the account of incarcerated deejay Vybz Kartel.

"I don't know how it start, but him seh something bout mi daddy, and mi jump inna the war. Kartel questioned if some artistes were buying views on YouTube, and some man tek it up on dem head and style di Teacha bout some man mus guh a dem bed. So

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Dexta Daps To Spend Another Week In Jail

4431279682?profile=RESIZE_584xDEXTA Daps will have to wait until next Monday to know if he'll be released from police custody.

The singjay's lawyer, Peter Champagnie QC, filed a writ of habeas corpus in the Kingston and St Andrew Parish Court in Half-Way-Tree, St Andrew, yesterday morning.

 

“I indicated the circumstances to the judge how Mr Grandison came to be in custody. The assertion is that he is being kept pursuant to the state of emergency that exists in that particular part of the island,” Champagnie told the Jamaica

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4372475938?profile=RESIZE_710xIncarcerated Dancehall star Vybz Kartel has announced his next album . It’s called Vybz Kartel Of Dons And Divas and it will be released in June . The 14 track album will feature memebers from the gaza camp Sikka Rymes, Lisa Hyper , Slimatic, Likkle Vybz and Likkle Addi . The album will also feature Spice , Squash , Tee Jay , Lisa mercedez and Danii Boo Check out the album’s tracklist below.

DIVAS
1. Nice tingz.
2. Say A Praya
3. No Prison
4. PrettyButterFly ft @lisa_hyper
5. Love Thing Solve

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Dexta Daps Arrested For

4372160958?profile=RESIZE_710xPolice have arrested dancehall entertainer Dexta Daps in connection with "alleged gang-related activities".

The artiste was taken into police custody on Wednesday by detectives from the St Andrew South Police Division and the Major Investigations Division following what the law enforcement authorities describe as "an investigation that has been going on for some time."

Senior Superintendent of Police Stephanie Lindsay said that the alleged gang-related activities involve the entertainer's home c

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Portland Artiste Vitchous Drops EP

4357235347?profile=RESIZE_710xKingston, Jamaica: Amid the COVID-19 pandemic currently affecting nations across the globe, Connecticut-based recording artiste Vitchous remains steadfast and continues to ‘Trust The Process’ with the release of his debut EP of the same name.

 

The former Portland (Jamaica) native now residing in Hartford, Connecticut is ready to make his international foray into the music industry and will not allow the current crisis to derail said plans. Vitchous, whose given name is Michael Bembridge intimat

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4345589500?profile=RESIZE_710xAnd the Grammy goes to [Drum Roll] Squash for his debut Album Mr Whittaker!

That title for a headline may sound far-fetched, but hey, we are living in a world full of many surprises. It came as a rare shocker to a lot of dancehall fans and industry professionals alike, that dancehall artiste Squash openly admitted he is after the music industry’s most coveted award with his debut album ‘Mr Whittaker’ (Love that title btw).

Andre Whittaker better known as Squash is a 28-year-old dancehall enterta

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4345456445?profile=RESIZE_710xDancehall star Aidonia surprised fans Monday by  releasing his long awaited album titled "Dats A Trap". The album is loaded with 17 tracks . The album features Aidonia's 4thgenna members Tanso, Size Ten, Shokryme and Jayds and is produced by 4th Genna Music . Take a listen to the album inside 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Check out full Album here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Ob6a75Gv-g&feature=youtu.be

 
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