Should Kanye West have received Jamaica’s Marcus Garvey Award? Is Bounty Killer correct that it should have gone to Busta Rhymes?  Please try not to play w me. — SZA (@sza) March 12, 2021 Who is the female artist that turned down performing at The Grammys this year because sheContinue Reading

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Bunny Wailer, one of the founding members of The Wailers has died at age 73. Wailer, who was born Neville Livingston, helped to form The Wailers with Bob Marley and Peter Tosh in 1963. In 1964, they had their first hit on the Jamaican charts with “Simmer Down.” Livingston recordedContinue Reading

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  Shabba Ranks’ recording of  “Champion Lover” with Deborahe Glasgow appeared on her eponymous 1989 full-length debut and his  1990 album Rappin’ With The Ladies. Ranks re-recorded the song as “Mr. Loverman” with Chevelle Franklyn and it was released as a single in 1991. The following year the song appeared onContinue Reading

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Liam Bailey’s Ekundayo just arrived after a prelude of singles in previous months. Baily’s new album is a warm excursion of R&B and reggae. Leon Michaels, who worked previously with Baily on their song “When Will They Learn/I’m Gonna Miss You,” produced Ekundayo. The title means “sorrow becomes joy” inContinue Reading

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