Dancehall's Unruly Boss, Popcaan, celebrated his earthstrong on July 19th, with a listening album release party for his new sophomore album, "Forever." The highly anticipated 17-track, 57-minute record can be found on all music platforms. Find out more on KingstonToLA.com.
Most recently, upcoming Jamaican artiste Yaksta released a stunning visual interpretation of his ska influenced single "Boogie Woogie." The video is a mirror of Yaksta's colorful, new age Jamaican vibration. KingstonToLA recently caught up with Yaksta to learn more about his background, and promising music journey. Watch here on KingstonToLA.com
BoomYard LA celebrated two years at Delicious Pizza's original West Adams headquarters on Sunday December 10. Revelers were treated to the usual blessed vibes with a special silent disco, which started at 5 pm. DJs Kali Madden, Daneekah, Chico Sonido, Crooks, Westafa, Tomi Tribe and DJ Delano provided the tunes with reggae, dancehall, reggaeton and Afrobeat segments.
In.Digg.Nation Collective's first lady Sevana comes in white hot with her new single "Sometime Love." Recorded in London with a team of producers and musical collaborators led by BBC DJ/personality Seani B, the single is Sevana's soulful bluesy rendition hearkening back to the likes of Otis Redding and Percy Sledge. A "summer bop" single for sure!
For almost two years, reggae artiste Bobby Hustle tirelessly defended his freedom in Costa Rica. He faced eight to fifteen years for a charge he was eventually acquitted of in December 2017. While there - on a forced hiatus of sorts, Hustle was able to develop material he would later use on his brand new record "Cant Hold Me," a seven track EP, produced exclusively by Seattle's Loud City Music. Listen to “Cant Hold Me” here on KingstonToLA.
Happy Air Max Day ladies and gentlemen! The annual sneakerhead holiday has turned into a fashion show in recent years, as sneakers have become an essential part of every fresh look. So, check out our coverage of Nike's Air Gallery, here in the City of Angels.
As a new style writer to a Caribbean/Jamaican blog, I have realized there is so much to learn about Jamaica. The amazing music, the delicious food, and not to mention the beautiful beaches, but what about style? It's a large part of the Jamaican diaspora and is a driving force behind the island vibes. We take pride in providing information about the latest Caribbean inspired fashion and hair trends..