According to Jasiri X he received what is obviously a house beat from Zeke Thomas. Knowing he was a “conscious rapper” Zeke apparently wanted to know if Jasiri could spit knowledge over the type of tracks he plays in the club. As an artist Jasiri X took it as a challenge, and sent the song back with verses and a hook. After which Zeke went and got legendary hip-hop artist Chuck D to add vocals. The song is called “Blackness”, listen here https://soundcloud.com/tommy-boy-1/blackness
The King of the Dancehall continues to show why he still reigns in 2015 as he collaborates with Green Lion Crew for the re-fix of his track “Tun Up”. The re-fix package includes an alternate mix of the original single as well as three hands in the air, heavy hitting remixes from producers Deejay Theory, Yungg Trip, & Congo Sanchez (from Thievery Corporation). These remixes are a welcome energetic edition to any Tropical DJ’s set in 2015!
Check out all versions here:
After teasing fans on YouTube with only a small preview of the remix version in his recently released “Phenomenal” music video, Benjai is ready to drop the official dance remix to the track. Benjai is about to reach new heights as he teams up with Swedish-Congolese star Mohombi on the new collaboration.
The official dance remix of Phenomenal is produced by Monsta Riot from St. Vincent. Already a smash hit in Trinidad and Tobago, producer Mark Cyrus (Monsta Riot) breathes new life into the mix with an energetic combination of Soca and EDM. “Phenomenal” is expected to break down barriers and borders within the international circuit and take Benjai to a whole new level.
Song Title: Phenomenal – Monsta Riot Mix
Artist: Benjai feat. Mohombi
Produced by: Monsta Riot
A&R: Ivan Berry
Publishers: C2W Music & Soca Bookings
Advisor: Max Gousse
Dada as he is affectionately known in Jamaica is never one to back away from any musical genre. He has done everything from hip-hop to Dancehall and now he can be heard on what is known as EDM style. Having recently collaborated with LA song bird Orisha Sound on the original version of the single “embrace it”, they have now released a remix version with a video to accompany it.
An electrifying dance song, heavily driven by grinding electronic sounds and fist pumping bass, The Mecca’s latest single “Zoom Zoom” is undoubtedly a club banger which has been making waves! It is therefore with exhilarating pleasure that we formally introduce you to The Mecca.
Based on the Caribbean island of St. Lucia, The Mecca, who has been revitalizing the music scene in St. Lucia with his unique appeal, has taken off in a musical flight through the universe of Hip Hop, Pop, Electro and Dance. As likely to be inspired by Jay-Z or Michael Jackson as he is by Pitbull and Flo Rida, The Mecca will surely move your head, your heart and entire body.
The Mecca brings you music for the 21st century, with the power to inspire as well as to get up and dance. Merging solid lyrical artistry with a deep well of emotion and hustle, The Mecca has surfaced as an astounding musical force. His approach to music is enriched by third world culture combined with first world mentality.
The Mecca is an exceptional writer who has had noted success in the music industry to date. His single “Flat Stomach” was the premiere single at the Labo Ethnik Fashion & Lifestyle week in Paris earlier this year and his song “Zoom Zoom” has been placed in VH1 and Fox TV Series.
The official music video for Zoom Zoom debuts on January 9, 2015.