Hashtag: #Reggae

Lady G & Sister Nancy To Headline Concert

Lady G & Sister Nancy To Headline Concert

[Written by Patrick Bean] It is often said that respect is earned, rather than given, and none would argue against reggae pioneers Lady G and Sister Nancy having distinguished themselves as legitimate ‘Queens of the Dancehall.’ The pair stand as music royalty and so it comes as no surprise that concert promoter Jamal Hart and his team deemed... Read more of this article

Musical Event To Honor Peter Tosh & Garnett Silk

Musical Event To Honor Peter Tosh & Garnett Silk

Reggae Defenders is set to host a tribute event on April 19, celebrating reggae icons Peter Tosh and Garnett Silk. A spokesperson said, “Reggae Defenders proudly announces a musical tribute event honouring the legacies of two iconic figures in reggae music: Peter Tosh and Garnett Silk. Set to take place on Friday, April 19, this event promises... Read more of this article

Reggae Defenders To Host Musical Tribute Event

Reggae Defenders To Host Musical Tribute Event

Reggae Defenders has announced an upcoming event titled “Healing of the Nation,” a musical tribute to reggae icons Peter Tosh and Garnett Silk. The event is set to take place on Friday, the 19th of April 2024, at Uplift. Slated to start at 8 PM and run until 2 AM, “Healing of the Nation” will feature live performances by Arljahknow... Read more of this article

OGS Promotions To Host ‘Dancehall Pioneers’

OGS Promotions To Host ‘Dancehall Pioneers’

OGS Onelaw Promotions will be hosting the ‘Dancehall Pioneers In Action’ event on March 30th. A spokesperson said, “All roads lead east for the biggest old-school dancehall bashment of the year when OGS Onelaw Promotions brings Lionface [Babyface Addies] and Rory [Stonelove] together for the first time in Bermuda. “At the height... Read more of this article

Collie Buddz To Perform At Snorkel Park

Collie Buddz To Perform At Snorkel Park

Collie Buddz will perform at Snorkel Park on the Wednesday, July 31st, with the show “to be delivered as part of his international ‘Take it Easy’ Tour.” A spokesperson said, “From the people who brought you Cup Match Summer Splash comes another magnificent experience for Cup Match 2024! Bermuda’s own Collie Buddz and Friends... Read more of this article

Reggae Defenders To Host “Wadada” On Friday

Reggae Defenders To Host “Wadada” On Friday

The reggae community is set to come together for a night celebrating the music and legacy of the iconic reggae musician, Burning Spear. The event, titled “Wadada,” is being presented by Reggae Defenders and will take place on Friday, 1st of March, from 8 PM to 2 AM. Hosted at Uplift on Front Street, the night will feature music by Prophecy... Read more of this article

Video: Collie Buddz Nominated For Grammy

Video: Collie Buddz Nominated For Grammy

The Grammys are being held tonight [Feb 4] in Los Angeles, with Bermudian reggae artist Collie Buddz nominated for a Grammy in the Best Reggae Album category, with the category won by Julian Marley & Antaeus. Widely regarded as the most prestigious award in the musical entertainment industry, Collie Buddz is believed to be the first Bermudian singer... Read more of this article

‘Easy Skankin’ Reggae Concert On February 2

‘Easy Skankin’ Reggae Concert On February 2

Reggae music enthusiasts are in for a treat this February as the Reggae Defenders present “Easy Skankin”, a magical musical tribute to the legendary Bob Marley. This event is set to take place on Friday, February 2nd, 2024, from 8 PM to 2 AM. Hosted at the Uplift venue, “Easy Skankin” will feature an array of live performances... Read more of this article

Collie Buddz Album Nominated For Grammy

Collie Buddz Album Nominated For Grammy

The ‘Cali Roots Riddim 2023′ album by Bermudian reggae artist Collie Buddz has been nominated for a Grammy in the Best Reggae Album category. The Grammys — set to be held on February 4, 2024 — in Los Angeles, will see a vibrant mix of talent vying for the coveted awards. In the Best Reggae Album category, Collie Buddz faces competition... Read more of this article

Collie Buddz’ Latest Album On Billboard Top Ten

Collie Buddz’ Latest Album On Billboard Top Ten

Collie Buddz has earned another entry on Billboard’s Reggae Albums chart, with his latest album ‘Take It Easy’ debuting at number 10. A Dancehall Mag story said, “Bermudian reggae artist Collie Buddz’s fourth studio album, Take It Easy, has opened at No. 10 on the Billboard Reggae Albums chart. “Released on September... Read more of this article

DJ Rodigan & Dynamq To Headline ‘World Class’

DJ Rodigan & Dynamq To Headline ‘World Class’

Veteran reggae and dancehall DJ David Rodigan and South Sudanese reggae-dancehall artist Dynamq are set to perform in Bermuda at the ‘World Class’ party event taking place on Saturday [June 10]. A spokesperson said, “Veteran reggae and dancehall DJ, David Rodigan – in what is believed to be his ‘last hurrah’ in international touring... Read more of this article

Win Free Tickets To Mighty Crown Concert

Win Free Tickets To Mighty Crown Concert

Wild Apache Promotions and Veterans In Action are getting set to present Mighty Crown: The Far East Rulaz “Last Round” on Saturday, April 8, with Bernews to give away four pairs of free tickets [total of eight] to the show between now and then, starting tomorrow [April 4]. The concert will be held at the BAA parking lot, with gates opening... Read more of this article

Win Free Tickets To Bob Marley Tribute Concert

Win Free Tickets To Bob Marley Tribute Concert

Veterans In Action is getting set to present a Bob Marley tribute concert on Saturday, February 4, with Bernews to give away five pairs of free tickets [total of ten] to the show between now and then, starting on January 24. The concert will be held at the BAA Gymnasium, with doors opening at 8.00pm. The show will feature music by Ras Shiloh, Ras... Read more of this article

Bob Marley Tribute Concert On February 4

Bob Marley Tribute Concert On February 4

Veterans In Action is getting set to present ‘Legend,’ a Bob Marley tribute concert, on Saturday, February 4 at the BAA Gymnasium. The event will feature Ras Shiloh, Ras Solomon, Troy Anthony, Dilinjah, Jugglin’ J, 3 The Hardway, Blackstar, DJ IBreeze of King Jyrus, and MC Rizla Matic. The event poster says, “Doors open at 8.00pm;... Read more of this article

Protoje’s 8track Produced Song On Tonight Show

Protoje’s 8track Produced Song On Tonight Show

A song produced by Bermudian Rian ’8track’ Williams was recently performed on NBC’s Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, as Jamaican reggae artist Protoje took to the stage with his single ‘Hills.’ 8track noted that he “was in awe” to see a song that he produced performed on NBC’s Jimmy Fallon’s ‘Tonight... Read more of this article

8track Assisted Album Gets Grammy Nomination

8track Assisted Album Gets Grammy Nomination

The ‘Third Time’s The Charm’ album by Jamaican reggae star Protoje — which Bermudian music producer Rian “8track” Williams worked on — has been nominated for the Best Reggae Album in the 2023 Grammy Awards. “When I found out I was in shock,” Mr Williams told Bernews. “Protoje called me to... Read more of this article