Tagged: Vybz Kartel

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Listen to Daytrip’s Trap-Influenced Resuscitation of Vybz Kartel’s “Up To The Crime”

Fact Magazine points out NYC-based production duo Daytrip, comprised of DenZ and Hugh Cosby, returned from a recent trip to Jamaica with an enviable souvenir: a dusty Vybz Kartel vocal track, theirs to revive just … read more »

POSTED July 10, 2014 9:59PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,
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Vybz Kartel Sentenced To Life In Prison

Last month, following a 65-day trial — said to be the longest in the history of Jamaica’s Circuit court — and a riotous fan protest, dancehall star and self-proclaimed World Boss Vybz Kartel was found … read more »

POSTED April 3, 2014 11:04PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: ,
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Vybz Kartel Convicted of Murder

Jamaican dancehall artist Vybz Kartel, born Adidja Palmer, has been found guilty, along with four of his associates, of the 2011 murder of Clive “Lizard” Williams. After 65 days of trial — the longest running … read more »

POSTED March 14, 2014 12:13AM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS:
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Stream Vybz Kartel’s Album Kartel Forever: Trilogy

Update 10/04/2013: Following a September investigation, Vybz Kartel’s communication devices were returned. He offers this statement, through a rep, about his life on lockdown, contact with old friends and the current state of dancehall: My … read more »

POSTED September 24, 2013 11:50AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: ,
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Staff Selects Playlist: Free World Boss

Every week, a different FADER editor compiles a playlist to highlight a new release and give you a guide to that artist’s web of influences and peers. These Staff Selects live in our Spotify app, … read more »

POSTED May 23, 2013 3:55PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,
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Staff Selects Playlist: Baby Mama Drama

Every week, a different FADER editor compiles a playlist to highlight a new release and give you a guide to that artist’s web of influences and peers. These Staff Selects live in our Spotify app, … read more »

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21 Musicians, Tastemakers and Other Weirdos Pick Their Favorite Music of 2012

Though the FADER does not empirically rank our favorite releases, the year-end battle between album heavyweights rages in our brains like everyone else’s. But we’re talkers, prone to changing our mind and always searching for … read more »

POSTED December 17, 2012 4:20PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (5) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
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Download Busta Rhymes’ Album The Year of the Dragon

Just before the release of his first album on Young Money, Busta Rhymes shares a free LP, The Year of the Dragon. The record features his Gucci Mane collaboration “Make it Look East” and a … read more »

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Video: Vybz Kartel, “My Crew”

Vybz Kartel, currently incarcerated on two murder charges, is present only in spirit in the new video for “My Crew,” a track from his album Kingston Story, just re-released (and, for the first time, pressed … read more »

POSTED August 15, 2012 12:30PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , ,
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Vybz Kartel, “Money” MP3

VICE Records has announced they’ll partner with Brooklyn label Mixpak to re-release Vybz Kartel’s summer 2011 album, Kingston Story, produced entirely by Mixpak owner Dre Skull. The deluxe edition, up for preorder now, will be … read more »

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