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Collie Buddz Music: 67 Million Spotify Streams

Collie Buddz Music: 67 Million Spotify Streams

Music by Bermudian reggae artist Collie Buddz has attained some 67 million streams, 3.5 million listening hours, and 7.7 million listeners in 92 countries on the popular music streaming service Spotify this year. This is according to a ‘Spotify For Artists’ graphic the entertainer posted on Instagram, with Collie Buddz saying: “Blessed... Read more of this article

Audio: Collie Buddz Releases “Close To You”

Audio: Collie Buddz Releases “Close To You”

Bermudian reggae artist Collie Buddz has released a new single entitled “Close To You”. Since being posted on YouTube a few days ago, the audio has already obtained more than 27,000 views, and the new track is available on various digital outlets, which you can access here. Related StoriesAudio: Gyptian & Collie... Read more of this article

Audio: Gyptian & Collie Buddz Release ‘Deh Yah’

Audio: Gyptian & Collie Buddz Release ‘Deh Yah’

Jamaican reggae artist Gyptian collaborated with Bermuda’s Collie Buddz for a new single ‘Deh Yah’. A video posted by Collie Buddz on YouTube has already obtained more than 20,000 views since being posted a few days ago.The description says, “The team behind Gyptian’s hit single “Hold Ya” — 2010′s song of... Read more of this article

Audio: Sir Dudley Releases ‘Protek Ya Life’

Audio: Sir Dudley Releases ‘Protek Ya Life’

Bermudian reggae artist Giles Spurling, also known as Sir Dudley, has released a new single entitled Protek Ya Life. The song is composed of an instrumental created by Mr. IVibes of IVibes Productions and lyrics and vocals composed by Sir Dudley, and it was recorded, mixed and mastered at MassFX Recording by Mr. IVibes. The graphic was created by AJT... Read more of this article

Collie Buddz #1 On Billboard Reggae Album Chart

Collie Buddz #1 On Billboard Reggae Album Chart

The latest album from Bermudian reggae artist Collie Buddz – titled Hybrid – is ranked number one on the Billboard Reggae Album chart for the week of December 14, 2019. The album — which also topped the charts back in June 2019 – has proved popular, having remained on the Billboard chart for the past 17 weeks. Screenshot via... Read more of this article

Column: Celebrating Emperor Haile Selassie I

Column: Celebrating Emperor Haile Selassie I

[Written by Chris Famous] “Hail him without any apology. Hail His Imperial Majesty” – Burning Spear” “Look to the east for the crowning of a Black King” - Hon. Marcus Garvey On November 2nd, 1930 in Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia, Ras Tafari was crowned as His Imperial Majesty Emperor Haile Selassie the first and his wife... Read more of this article

Unleashed: Show Us Your #WKDside On Nov 2

Unleashed: Show Us Your #WKDside On Nov 2

Chivas Entertainment will be hosting their “Unleashed: Show Us Your #WKDside” event on Saturday, November 2nd at Docksiders on Front Street. The night will be filled with entertainment with the event poster saying, “DJ Rusty G, Mista Genius, and DJ Mystro will play the best Soca, Reggae, Hip Hop, and the Top 40. Ttickets cost $15,... Read more of this article

Desta Zion Wilson In Britain’s Got Reggae

Desta Zion Wilson In Britain’s Got Reggae

Bermudian musician and vocalist Desta Zion Wilson recently placed as runner up in Britain’s Got Reggae, a UK-based reggae competition. The competition encourages seasoned and unseasoned artists alike to get involved with reggae music. It is produced in collaboration with London Notting Hill Carnival Enterprises Trust, Rototom Festival Spain, One Love... Read more of this article

Unity Fest Management On Wayne Wonder

Unity Fest Management On Wayne Wonder

Responding to a recent LoopJamaica story that quotes reggae artist Wayne Wonder as citing a fundamental disagreement leading to his decision not to appear at the upcoming Unity Fest, the management team behind the event say that “his comments are inconsistent with any correspondence and or legal documentation” The LoopJamaica story said,... Read more of this article

Review: ‘Unity Fest Was A Phenomenal Night’

Review: ‘Unity Fest Was A Phenomenal Night’

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman + Updated with video] The last time Buju Banton was in Bermuda, I remember staring at the stage in awe of the reggae legend. The energy, the vibes, the music – it was an incredible, memorable night. Needless to say, I had high expectations for Unity Fest and wondered if Buju would meet them. The answer is yes. He... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Unity Festival Concert Event

Photos & Video: Unity Festival Concert Event

Reggae veteran Buju Banton took to the stage at the Unity Festival concert event held at the National Sports Centre on Saturday night [Aug 17] along with other international artists including Agent Sasco aka Assassin and Masicka. Bermudian artists Jesse Seymour, Live Wires and C’Danger also performed, all backed by the Wall Street Band.DJs scheduled... Read more of this article

Video: “Unity Festival” Press Conference

Video: “Unity Festival” Press Conference

[Updated] The organisers of the Unity Festival — which will feature Buju Banton — held a press conference this afternoon [Aug 13], where they provided more information on the upcoming concert, which they said is expected to attract thousands of attendees. Preparations underway today at the NSC:The organisers previously said “The reggae... Read more of this article

Soul Session Saturday Event On August 31

Soul Session Saturday Event On August 31

Tino Sax is getting set to hold an event titled ‘Soul Session Saturday’ on August 31 at the Blue Waters Anglers Club dock from 8.00am to 12.00pm. A spokesperson said, “Kicking off Labour Day weekend, Tino Sax is back with his Soul Session Saturdays. If you missed the first one, be sure to catch this event. “Capping off the end... Read more of this article