Summer time is well upon us and we are hyped for all the good new dancehall music that has graced the airwaves thus far. Some of our favorite artists are keeping us entertained with new music from Mavado, "No Freak," and Alkaline with the fire track, "Golden Hold," both produced by Lee Milla Productions.
Another summer week down, a weekend coming up. Check out what we are into. The Listen Down has landed.
A mask is a powerful symbol. The righteous artist is said to wear masks for us. So that we see ourselves in them; so that we see them as a canvas, a reflection. UK artist DeJay embodies these reflections through his use of his mask. A canvas of conviction and righteousness that is as powerful as it is real.
If there's one thing you can always count on it's your team. A team is a cohesive partnership where each person plays a specific role in the pursuit and for the purpose of one common goal.
If Vybz Kartel is the King of Dancehall, then Chronixx is the Prince of Roots Reggae. His latest solo record, Chronology, is the truth and what every single reggae music fan has been seeking. A full album thought out by Chronixx and his music family, that shines. Listen to more great tunes in the latest edition of The Listen Down here.
After a week of celebration, we are back on the grind here on the West Coast. Here is this week's theme music:
Many dancehall fans are familiar with Wayne Wonder and his fusion of reggae and dancehall music. One of his first hits, back in 2003, "No Letting Go," used the popular Diwali riddim and topped No. 11 on the US music charts. His cross-genre appeal has been keeping listeners hyped for over a decade.
The big holiday weekend of the summer is upon us. The Fourth of July fills our holiday hearts with fireworks and BBQs. So, here are a few songs that are a must have on your playlist and will definitely rock the spot.
It's that time again! Videos, videos, and more videos. That's how we like our Dancehall Friday's every once and a while. So, sit back and let us bring you our favorite recent video jams.
Another volume filled with a batch of music for your weekend playlist. Summer is official and so are the summer vibes. So, let's begin.
It's been a long journey for SZA and her debut LP. Despite signing with TDE in 2013 and releasing critically acclaimed EP's from 2011-2014, fans and music lovers alike have been waiting for her full-length debut for some time. Now, the wait is over and the listener finds out rather quickly that CTRL is well worth the wait.
Reports have circulated recently that HOV may be dropping a new album in the near future. Well, over this past weekend, he may have found some inspiration.
Anything Vybz Kartel touches is fire, even at his prison. Earlier this week a fire broke out at the Tower Adult Correctional Center where Vybz Kartel is incarcerated. The fire erupted in a different section of the facility from where Kartel is located and no injuries were reported. Leave it up to the internet to supply us with "fire" memes.
A lot good stuff to get too. Lots of new music, such little time. So, let's get the countdown moving. A lot good stuff to get too. Lots of new music, such little time. So, let's get the countdown moving.