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Shaggy and Sting take home gold at the 61st Grammy Awards

The duo of Sting and Shaggy took home the gold for "Best Reggae Album" at last nights 61st annual Grammy Awards. The Album, titled “44/876” was selected out of a strong field including: Ziggy Marley – Rebelion Rises Protoje – A Matter of Time Black Uhuru – As the World Turns Etana – Reggae Forever...
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Reggae Album Coming from Rihanna

Rihanna is said to be recording a reggae album, and submissions are pouring in from artists and producers in Jamaica. "It would mean great things for the country if Jamaicans were to be featured on Rihanna's upcoming album says Producer Richard 'Breadback' Bramwell . Finishing touches are being put...
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San Diego Brewery Brews THC-infused "Beer"

There are so many breweries here in San Diego, but High Style Brewing Co. is doing something different and taking advantage of the legalization of marijuana in California. The San Diego-based brewery just launched a non-alcoholic, cannabis-infused craft brew, "Pale Haze". It's brewed to have a...
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San Diego City Council Votes to Ban Styrofoam and Single use Plastic City Wide

The San Diego City Council voted 6-3 Tuesday in favor of a controversial ban on the use of polystyrene foam within city limits. A similar ban went into affect at the beaches in 2018 and this one would expand that city wide, also adding single use plastics The ordinance, authored by City Councilman...
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Dom Mafia interview with Carlos Culture

Don Mafia just put out a song welcoming home Buju Banton. He has been doing music for many years. The song got the attention on Facebook when Rawpa Crawpa a popular Jamaican culture commentator reviewed the song with high compliments. Click here for his review of Don Mafia's "Welcome Home Buju". I...
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Congress just passed legalization of Hemp and CBD [updated]

As Marijuana and the nearly identical hemp continue to be granted legalization state by state . Federally, there has not been much progress, until last week when congress there latest US Farm Bill. Thanks to the US Farm Bill, which the House passed on Wednesday in a 369 to 47 vote, American farmers...
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9 years, 10 months Buju Banton is a free man

Mark Myrie, Buju Banton is also known around the world as Gargamel is a free man and in Jamaica. Rising from Kingston as a teenager with hit songs like "Browning", "Black Woman" and "Batty Rider". At one point haveing 5 songs in the top 10 in Jamaica in the early 90s. Starting out as a dancehall...
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Reggae is on Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.

On November 29th, 2018, under nomination file No. 01398, Jamaica's Minister of Culture, Gender and Entertainment Olivia Grange accepted that Reggae is to be included in UNESCO's Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. What a great celebration, UNESCO stated: Its...
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