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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

Album Featuring Collie Buddz #1 On Charts

Album Featuring Collie Buddz #1 On Charts

Reggae band Stick Figure has unseated Bob Marley and the Wailers’ “Legend” from the top spot on the Billboard Reggae Albums chart, with the American group’s album featuring Bermudian artist Collie Buddz. The New York Carib News website said, “American reggae band Stick Figure unseats Bob Marley and the Wailers’ ‘Legend’ from... Read more of this article

Singer ‘Ipree’ Releases New Song, Plans More

Singer ‘Ipree’ Releases New Song, Plans More

When Peter Smith, known by his stage name Ipree, arrived in Bermuda almost eight years ago, he thought his days as a dancehall reggae artist were over. However, his love for the genre of popular Jamaican music has led to him forging relationships with local producers, releasing songs, performing live, and building a name for himself on the island. After... Read more of this article

Rian “8track” Williams Produces Protoje Song

Rian “8track” Williams Produces Protoje Song

Rian “8track” Williams has produced a song by Jamaican reggae artist Protoje, who is signed to RCA Records, marking what he called “his first big record label album placement.” Mr. Williams told Bernews, “It’s been a long time coming. I have known Protoje for eight years and he constantly told me to be patient and... Read more of this article

Soja Wins 2022 ‘Best Reggae Album’ Grammy

Soja Wins 2022 ‘Best Reggae Album’ Grammy

Virginia-based reggae band Soja won the 2022 ‘Best Reggae Album’ Grammy Award for ‘Beauty in the Silence,’ an album which features an appearance by Bermudian Collie Buddz on one song. The six nominees for the  Best Reggae Album were Etana’s Pamoja, Sean Paul’s Live N Livin, Spice with 10, Jesse Royal’s Royal, Gramps... Read more of this article

Soja Reggae Album Earns Grammy Nomination

Soja Reggae Album Earns Grammy Nomination

The nominations for the Grammy Awards 2022 are now out, and the Best Reggae Album category includes one album by the U.S based group Soja which features an appearance by Bermudian Collie Buddz on one song. The six nominees for the  Best Reggae Album are Etana’s Pamoja, Sean Paul’s Live N Livin, Spice with 10, Jesse Royal’s Royal,... Read more of this article

Music: Sir Dudley Releases Two New Singles

Music: Sir Dudley Releases Two New Singles

Bermudian reggae artist Giles Spurling, also known as Sir Dudley, has released two new singles, including tracks titled Stamina and Full Cup. The songs are composed of instrumentals created by Mr. IVibes of IVibes Productions and lyrics/vocals composed by Sir Dudley, and they were recorded, mixed and mastered at MassFX Recording by Mr. IVibes. The graphics... Read more of this article

Audio: Collie Buddz “Close To You” Remix

Audio: Collie Buddz “Close To You” Remix

Bermudian reggae artist Collie Buddz has released a remix version of his new single entitled “Close To You”. The new track is available on various digital outlets, which you can access here. The video’s description says, “Written by Collie Buddz, produced by J-Vibe and Collie Buddz, and remixed by RtwoG2.”  Read More →

Irie 98.3 FM Reggae Music Station Back On Air

Irie 98.3 FM Reggae Music Station Back On Air

Irie 98.3 fm, Bermuda’s 24-hour reggae music station, resumed over-the-air broadcasting at the weekend after engineers moved the station’s transmitter and antenna to government’s new tower in Prospect, Devonshire. “The move will mean Irie’s signal will be stronger and clearer from the new tower,” the station said. Irie... Read more of this article

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