Tagged: Beenie Man

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Browse Photos from Reggae Sumfest 2014: Montego Bay’s Largest Dancehall Party

Last week, we sent a photographer to the warm waters of Jamaica to capture Reggae Sumfest in Montego Bay. The six days of nonstop jamming featured artists like Busy Signal, Sean Paul, Jason Derulo, Future, … read more »

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Lil Wayne Cancels Nicki Minaj’s Summer Jam Appearance

On Sunday, Nicki Minaj was slated to headline Hot 97’s Summer Jam concert, declaring in the morning that, “history will be made.” But the only thing that will go down in the books was the … read more »

POSTED June 4, 2012 10:22AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , , , ,

Stream: Machel Montano, “Go Down”

Trinidad’s Machel Montano, International Soca Monarch winner for the past two years, and a national pop star for the last 30, takes a break from extreme BPMs and flag pumping on “Go Down,” his track … read more »

POSTED May 17, 2012 6:05PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Video: Beenie Man, “Rock the World”

Weird Days—Brooklyn directors Alex Goldberg, Ben Schechter and Drew Blatman, past collaborators with Das Racist, Tanlines, Real Estate and cute dogs—step into the dancehall kitsch game along with co-director Stephen K. Schuster, setting up Beenie … read more »

POSTED May 1, 2012 4:32PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (3) TAGS: , ,

Beenie Man, “Bruk Out Bruk Out” MP3

Beenie Man latest track sounds like it could have been made in the early 2000s, before reggae and dancehall were so heavily influenced by the thumping synths and warp speed of techno music. This is … read more »

POSTED November 8, 2011 9:59AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: ,

The Heatwave’s Energy Bashment Mix

Even though it starts off with magic-magnetic duo Rihanna and Vybz Kartel, The Heatwave‘s Energy Bashment mix is not about the latest fresh-off-the-plane reggae and soca tunes. The riddims that it mashes remind us of … read more »

POSTED April 26, 2011 6:20PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (4) TAGS: , , , ,

Ghetto Palms 134: Natalie Storm / Beenie Man / Bottle Party Riddim

Let’s see, things of interest: I traveled to Puerto Rico while most of the music industry world was in Texas last week. Meanwhile Ghetto Palms guest selectors Jillionaire and Walshy Fire are gearing up for … read more »

POSTED March 24, 2011 2:00PM IN GHETTO PALMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , , ,

Ghetto Palms 132: Petrona Martinez / Maria Mulata / D’Angel / Rayvon

So after teasing a vocal intro from Geko Jones’ Maria Mulata refix into my bacchanal blend last week, I decided to just say fuck it and go full on dancehall bullerengue this week. To my … read more »

POSTED March 2, 2011 5:30PM IN GHETTO PALMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , , , , ,

Das Racist’s Check Yo Ponytail Mix MP3

The three working men of Das Racist have been all over the place this winter; Puerto Rico, Sundance and the esteemed Carleton College in the last month or so from the tweets we can remember. … read more »

POSTED January 31, 2011 10:28AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (4) TAGS: , , , ,

Live: Buju Banton’s Last Stand

Buju Banton is going through some shit. The LBGT community has been all up in his face for a decade, and arguably rightly so, for “Boom Bye Bye,” a lurching, scary song with lyrics that … read more »

POSTED January 18, 2011 6:00PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (7) TAGS: , , , , ,