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Yasiin Bey Performs In Chicago This Weekend! (@ConcordHall)

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Silver Wrapper and Concord Music Hall will be hosting Yasiin Bey on Saturday, April 27th at Chicago’s Concord Music Hall. This is a seventeen and older event that will start at 8 PM sharp.

Click here to purchase tickets, which are now going for $30 USD.

Nas & Mary J. Blige Heads Out On Tour This Summer (@Nas @maryjblige)

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Live Nation and Starz present Mary J. Blige and Nas Together for the first time on tour. The hip-hop and R&B artists will be performing in approximately fifteen States in the U.S. plus one Province in Canada over the summer. The North American tour will commence on July 11th and will wrap up in September.

For tickets, dates and locations visit ticket master.

Producer & Songwriter Michael Reynolds Making Major Moves With His Label, Sekimhaj Records

Michael ReynoldsMichael Reynolds is a songwriter and producer who has done work with, and for, some of the biggest names in reggae and dancehall. A few of his past productions feature artists such as Mad Cobra, Round Head, General B, Devonte, Baby Wayne and many more established figures in the industry. As a songwriter, Michael has penned songs for reggae legend Gregory Isaacs as well as the Mighty Diamonds.

After taking a hiatus, Michael Reynolds is now back on the scene with his very own label, Sekimhaj Records, and a slew of young talented artists all poised to take center stage. His camp is currently getting a lot of attention for the single “Stronger” done by one of the artist signed to his label, Quality. The record is quickly picking up steam in several communities in and around Kingston. The artist was recently featured in the Jamaica Star, where he was labeled as Jamaica’s rising sing-jay.

CLICK HERE TO LISTEN & DOWNLOAD RECENT RELEASES FROM SEKIMHAJ RECORDS

Elephant Man’s “Dancehall Nice Again” Euro Tour (@ElephantManJa @nevastopevents)

Elephant ManThe energy god Elephant Man is currently on tour in Europe. So far he has performed in Antwerp, Belgium (on April 19th) and Ravensburg, Germany (on April 20th). See below all the upcoming dates and locations for the remainder of the tour, which is being coordinated by Neva Stop Booking.

April 24th – Milan, Italy
April 25th – Salento, Italy
April 26th – Amsterdam, Netherlands
April 27th – Mannheim, Germany
April 30th – Vienna, Austria
May 3rd – Chilly Mazarin, France
May 4th – Martigny, Switzerland
May 5th – Toulon, France
May 8th – Bordeaux, France
May 9th – La Teste Du Buch, France
May 10th – Zürich, Switzerland
May 11th – Stockholm, Sweden
May 16th – Tel Aviv, Israel
May 17th – Poitiers, France
May 18th – Colmar, France

Chezidek & Mikey General Live In Concert! (@PUPPACHEZIDEK @MikeyGeneral7)

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On Saturday, May 18th, Chezidek will be performing live at Kingston 10 Sports Bar & Grill (1 Hill View Ave.) in Kingston, Jamaica. His performance will be preceded by a full set from veteran reggae artist Mikey General. Both men will be supported by the popular High Symbol Band; while additional music will be provided by Raymix.

The show starts at 10 PM and admission is $1,000 JMD.

Marcia Griffiths Releases A Remix To The Reggae Classic ‘What Kind of World’

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Tad’s Record is proud to present the Queen of Reggae music, Marcia Griffiths, with the first smashing single What Kind of World from her upcoming album, Timeless.

One of the foremost singers of Reggae music, Empress Marcia Griffiths, is continuing to break new ground.  Marcia has had the incredibly good fortune of spending her formative years at Studio One, the record stable that shaped the career of other top-ranking artists such as Bob Marley and Bob Andy.

What Kind of World is sure to tantalize music fans worldwide as it presents Marcia’s sensational voice accompanied by the authentic sound of Reggae.  This single is produced by Donovan Germain and executive producers Tad A. Dawkins and Tad A. Dawkins Jnr.

It is available worldwide on all digital platform as of April 19, 2019.

Teflon Now Accepting Bookings For His Summer Tour In Canada (@TEFLON_JA)

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Topclass Entertainment is now accepting bookings for the young king, Teflon. The artist will be embarking on his Canadian tour this summer and is expected to make stops in Toronto, Montreal, Ottawa, Manitoba, Edmonton, Saskatchewan and Vancouver.

Persons interested in this tour should request additional information via the following email address: info.topclassent@gmail.com.