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New Hip-Hop Release: Donte & K’Valentine – Bag U Up (@JavottiMedia @Itskvalentine)

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“Bag U Up” is the new hip-hop single from Donte (who is a part of the group Mood and Space Invadaz). The track features Javotti Media’s emcee, K’Valentine, as well as Aiyo Sophia. It was produced by J Dilla.

Click here or on the image above to check out the single.

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Karamanti’s Single “Slave Mentality” Now Available For Digital Download (@Blakkwuman22 @ZojakWorldWide)

Slave Mentality.pngKaramanti’s single “Slave Mentality,” which is on her own label Blakkwuman22 Music, is now available for digital download.

“Slave Mentality” is a powerful record that addresses a lot of the negative trends going on in the music industry. As she is known to do, Karamanti uses her lyrics to separate herself from the hype and egotism that dominates the entertainment business.

The song is being distributed by Zojak Worldwide. Persons can stream and download it  from iTunes and all other digital music platforms.

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Veteran Reggae Artist Mikey General Now Available For Interviews

Mikey General Tewahedo Promo PosterVeteran roots, reggae, Rasta artist, Mikey General, is now available for interviews and media features, as he is currently promoting his new album Tewahedo.”

Released in early March, Tewahedo has been creating quite a buzz on roots reggae radio programs all over the world. It’s got many media personalities openly expressing that this is arguably Mikey General’s most inspiring work. The bulk of the album was recorded at WASP Studio in Kingston, Jamaica, and it features guest artists:  Binghi Ghost, Spectacular, and a combination with the late great Sugar Minott.

The success of the album has resulted in a tour which will be centered in and around the UK and Europe this summer.

To schedule an interview with Mikey General, please send an email to Maria Jackson at info@mjent.net.

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Marcia Griffiths & Glen Washington Stars in Mother’s Day Extravaganza in Florida

Marcia Griffiths & Glen WashingtonZimma Entertainment and WC Promotions present the 6th Annual Mother’s Day Extravaganza starring the queen of reggae Marcia Griffiths alongside Glen Washington. They will be supported by Tenor Blue, Ann Marie, Sasha Dias, Symz, King Charlz and the Reaxion Band.

The show will be held at the Krave Restaurant and Lounge (located at 4519 N Pine Island Road) in Sunrise, Florida, on May 13th from 5:30 PM. Entrance fee is $40.

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Bugle & the An9ted Humanitarian Foundation Feed Jamaica’s Homeless

Bugle & the An9ted Humanitarian Foundation Feed Jamaica's HomelessThe An9ted Entertainment recording artiste, Bugle, last week brought cheers to the homeless in Jamaica as part of the ongoing initiative to alleviate hunger on the island.

The singer along with members of his Humanitarian Foundation prepared hundreds of meals accompanied with the customary Bun & Cheese, eaten by most locals at this time of the year. The group then embarked on their 4th instalment to feed the less fortunate across the Kingston and St. Andrew metropolis.

Click here or on the image above to see how it went down.

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Andrew Tosh Confirms Tribute Show To Peter Tosh On May 18th In Australia (@RealAndrewTosh @PeterTosh)

Andrew ToshFor the first time in Australia, the Raintrees Tavern will be hosting a Peter Tosh Tribute Show with Peter’s son, Andrew Tosh headlining. The event takes place on Friday, May 18th at the aforementioned venue (Raintrees Tavern, located at 33-43 Alfred Street, Cairns, Queensland, Australia).

For additional information about this event, visit the official Facebook page HERE.

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Tickets For The “One Love Poetry Festival” Can Now Be Purchased Online (@HassallThomsen @jamlinkintl)

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Tickets for the One Love Poetry Festival, which takes place on Thursday, April 19th at Atlas (located at Vester Allé 15 in Aarhus, Denmark) can now be purchased online. The event will feature some of the best poets in Europe as well as live acoustic musical performances.

Poets and artists already confirmed, includes: Monte The Psalmist, John Buckley McQuaid, Sue Ballingall, Musokes Odysse, Annette Vogel, Line Hassall Thomsen and that is just to name a few.

Click here to purchase tickets for this amazing event.

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Toronto Gets Intimate With Christopher Martin On April 28th (@Iamchrismartin)

Christopher MartinToronto reggae lovers will be treated to an intimate and up close performance, by recording artist Christopher Martin – supported by his full band – on Saturday, April 28th. It all goes down at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre (located at 190 Princess Blvd.) in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Patrons can expect a night of Reggae Music, Laughter and Love as comedian Jay Martin will also be on the show.

Tickets are now available via www.TicketGateway.com or www.DBandit.com and for more outlets and information persons are being asked to call 416-930-9650.

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Ms Lauryn Hill Confirmed To Open The Greenwich International Film Festival (@MsLaurynHill @greenwichfilm)

Ms Lauryn HillThe mission of the Greenwich International Film Festival is to provide filmmakers with an effective platform to showcase their work, with the goal of finding financing and distribution.

The 2018 Opening Night Party will feature a performance by hip-hop/R&B artist Ms. Lauryn Hill, plus a film awards, cocktails and VIP activities. It all goes down on June 1st at the Boys and Girls Club of Greenwich.

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Alicia Keys, Maxwell & Marlon Wayans Set to Headline the 2018 Soul Beach Music Festival (@aliciakeys @_MAXWELL_ @MarlonWayans @soulbeachmusic)

Soul Beach Music FestivalThe 18th Annual Soul Beach Music Festival takes place on the gorgeous island of Aruba on Memorial Day Weekend, May 23-29, 2018.

This year the organizers will offer a unique combination of excitement and sophistication nestled in an intimate setting, as they have confirmed three top-tier headliners: Marlon Wayans (Friday), Alicia Keys (Saturday) and Maxwell (Sunday). In addition to the aforementioned headliners, there will also be some of the hottest internationally renowned performing artists on the bill.

For additional information visit the official website.

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Mad Professor Plays in Liverpool on Friday, April 13th (@MadProfessordub)

mad-professor-pone-el-ritmoOn Friday, April 13th, Mad Professor will be live at the Constellations (located at 35 – 39 Greenland Street) in Liverpool, UK. He will be supported by James Stephenson, Marley and Vegas. Tickets for this event can be purchased HERE.

ABOUT MAD PROFESSOR
Regarded as one of the leading producers of dub music’s second generation, Mad Professor was instrumental in transitioning dub into the digital age. He has collaborated with reggae artists such as Lee “Scratch” Perry, Sly and Robbie and Horace Andy, as well as artists outside the realm of traditional reggae and dub, such as Sade, Massive Attack and The Orb.

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New Dancehall Release from Gospel Artist Chevelle Franklyn (@chevellfranklyn @Troyton_TM)

HyperFocal: 0Help is the new single from multi-award-winning reggae gospel singer Chevelle Franklyn. The song is an inspirational track on which Chevelle pleads to God to Help Jamaica and the rest of the world.

The record is produced by billboard famed producer Troyton Music, and it is being distributed by 21s Hapilos Digital. Click here to listen and download Help from your preferred digital platform.